Category Archive: Apache Web Server

Dec 09

How to: Secure a site using Apache

How to: Secure a site using Apache If I had to, I would probably say that most people who use Apache do it to publish sites that are publicly accessible and/or have built-in security (say WordPress which manages itself access to the application and data). So now that I wanted to publish a site that …

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Dec 09

Which Web Server to use: Apache vs NGINX

Which Web Server to use: Apache vs NGINX If you are looking around there are a lot of people using NGINX over Apache nowadays. NGINX for what I have read provides a lot of performance improvements that a site with a lot of visitors could take advantage of. I found a great article about the …

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Dec 06

How to solve: Apache error .htaccess: Option MultiViews not allowed here

How to solve: Apache error .htaccess: Option MultiViews not allowed here I turned on some .htaccess rules in order for the cache to perform faster but unfortunately it came with some unintended consequences: A bunch of 500 error pages and in the log files one of the errors was [Core:Alert] /../.htaccess:Option MultiViews not allowed here. This one in particular happened when …

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Dec 06

How to solve: Apache error .htaccess: ExpiresActive not allowed here, referrer: http://Technology.Bauzas.com/…

How to solve: Apache error .htaccess: ExpiresActive not allowed here, referrer: http://Technology.Bauzas.com/… I turned on some .htaccess rules in order for the cache to perform faster but unfortunately it came with some unintended consequences: A bunch of 500 error pages and in the log files one of the errors was [Core:Alert] /../.htaccess: ExpiresActive not allowed here, referrer: http://Technology.Bauzas.com/… The reason …

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Dec 06

How to solve: Apache error .htaccess: RewriteEngine not allowed here

How to solve: Apache error .htaccess: RewriteEngine not allowed here, referrer: http://Technology.Bauzas.com/… I turned on some .htaccess rules in order for the cache to perform faster but unfortunately it came with some unintended consequences: A bunch of 500 error pages and in the log files one of the errors was [Core:Alert] /../.htaccess: RewriteEngine not allowed here, referrer: http://Technology.Bauzas.com/… …

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Dec 06

How to solve: Apache error .htaccess: ForceType not allowed here

How to solve: Apache error .htaccess: ForceType not allowed here I turned on some .htaccess rules in order for the cache to perform faster but unfortunately it came with some unintended consequences: A bunch of 500 error pages and in the log files one of the errors was [Core:Alert] /../.htaccess: ForceType not allowed here. I …

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