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Salt Cookbook by Anirban Saha

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Adding web server configuration

One of the most important tasks of Apache web server management is to make sure that the proper configuration file for the website or the application is in place. In this recipe, we will learn how to configure this file with a lot of details and parameters using Salt.

How to do it...

We will use the same minion as in the previous recipe.

  1. Edit /opt/salt-cookbook/development/apache/init.sls to have the following entries:
    apache_packages: pkg.installed: - pkgs: - apache2 enable_rewrite_module: apache_module.enable: - name: rewrite - require: - pkg: apache_packages /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/salt-cookbook.conf: apache.configfile: - config: - VirtualHost: this: '*:80' ServerName: - salt-cookbook.com ServerAlias: - www.salt-cookbook.com ...

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