Running Apache

Installing and configuring the Apache web server is not much more difficult than installing an FTP server. Moreover, web servers tend to be more secure than FTP servers, so a web server may be a better way for you to publish files. Once your web server is up and running, other Internet users can view and download documents within the web-enabled directories on your Linux system. This section explains the installation and configuration of Apache, the most popular web server on the Internet.

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