Apache overview

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Apache, also called the HTTP, is common web server software responsible for bridging web server files with the actual content web users see on the internet, creating a readable website. Since Apache is crucial for a lot of websites to function, it is important to ensure it is installed and configured correctly.

Apache is the first of a several system configurations you will learn how to manage and will introduce you to several types of key administrative tasks you might perform frequently in PE.

You will:

  • Install a module
  • Create a node group
  • Classify nodes
  • Edit class parameters
  • Assign permissions to users
  • Write a module
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