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Christos KarayiannisWeb-Based Projects that Rock the Classhttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-4463-0_1

1. The Apache Web Server

Christos Karayiannis1 
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Karditsa, Thessaloniki, Greece
 

Most people are familiar with using a web browser. Even when they use a new browser for the first time, they are capable of visiting a web page and navigating to other sites immediately. This is because browsers usually encompass all the same handy functionalities. For example, all browsers include an address bar at the top of the window, a history option, a favorites folder, and some navigation buttons.

Web servers, on the other hand, rarely look similar to each other. However, servers do share some common ground. In this book, you’ll be ...

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