Category Archives: Apache

Reverse Proxy in Apache

Scenario: I have an apache server running on (localhost) that i want to use to access a python/django project that is being served on a private server on localhost:8000 (specifically at /museus). On my browser, i want to type: and it magically shows me what’s on localhost:8000/museus, without letting me know that there are… Read More »

Apache to only listen on localhost

My development machine has apache, mySql..etc. installed and its on a work network. All good, but what if one of my coworkers decided to scan the network, get my ip and try to connect to it? Well, if nothing is done, the browser will show my localhost directory, which is bad. What i needed: to… Read More »

XAMPP PHP not working with PostgreSQL

This is a recurring problem i had. For some reason (which i later found out), i couldnt get my php scripts to connect to postgresql. The scripts borked at, for example, pg_connect() (unable to find the function, blah blah). First off, usually php doesnt come configured to run the postgresql dll out of the box… Read More »