how to start apache22 without ssl

mrspock at mrspock at
Sat Jul 14 23:09:20 UTC 2007

> Norberto Meijome wrote:
>> On Fri, 13 Jul 2007 13:27:41 -0400
>> pj <af.gourmet at> wrote:
>>> Somethings isn't quite right here.
>>> It was suggested I load the accf_http from the /boot/loader.conf file.
>>> I
>>> did. So, now I removed the line from /boot/loader.conf; it is empty of
>>> any directives. I rebooted and accf_http.ko is no longer in the kernel
>>> -
>>> according to kldstat.
>> man loader.conf
>> Once you understand what loader.conf is for, and what a kernel module
>> is, you
>> should understand what has happened.
>>> ps xa | grep htt gives
>>> .... /usr/local/sbin/httpd - DNOHTTPACCEPT
>>> Something is fishy here... any thoughts?
>> nothing fishy at all. read the man, read about kernel modules, read :)
>>> Why me? I always seem to get these weird anomalies... :(
>> sorry to break it to you, but odds are it's due to your current lack of
>> understanding of the system, rather than the universe poised against you
>> :)
>> don't worry, it's fixable (understanding, not the universe ;) ).
>> Good luck,
>> _________________________
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>> "There are two kinds of stupid people. One kind says,'This is old and
>> therefore
>> good'. The other kind says, 'This is new, and therefore better.'"
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> Well, I don't think the universe is against me. I rather think that
> there is a really serious lack of communications skills among many
> programmers. I find that often the simplest installations are overly
> complicated and "convoluted," if you will. For example, I have been
> strugglling with the installation of CUPS. For some reason the CUPS
> metaport would not install. I finally decided to install only the
> cups-base and then the configuration and implementation were child's
> play. No need to install gnu-ghostscript of gutenprint or any of the
> other stuff - I just put the ppd file for my specific printer in the
> cups/ppd directory, tweaked the configuration and bingo. The same for
> I had to figure out a way to simplify the installation
> and had no need to go through 12 hours of compilation from the source
> code. The binary was a snap, once I figured it out. Apache22 and Samba
> had me confused for a while, but with a little help from the mailing
> list I got straightened out and it all works like a charm.
> But the httpd -DNOHTTPACEPT remains a mystery; after removing the
> loader.config entry, I rebooted, checked the kldstat, found the module
> no longer loaded in the kernel but the ps waux | grep httpd still came
> up with -DNOHTTPDACCEPT. I did not do any further tweaking or make any
> changes to apache22 and now it boots correctly and the -DNOHTTPDACCEPT
> is no longer there. Now, wouldn't you say that is weird. But then, I do
> admit that I do not understand the system.
> However, I am the greatest fan of "understanding" you could find. That's
> why I ask questions that may seem strange at times.
> BTW, my advice to programmers and, for that matter, anyone in any kind
> of a project - think about the end user and how he will see the results
> of your works, how he will use it without having the "creator's" vision.
> I enormously appreciate the help you and everyone who responded were
> able to offer. Hope I can do so for others as I grow with the system.
> Phil

I believe you have forgotten to set:


in /etc/rc.conf.


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