a2enmod (8) manual page

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Name

a2enmod, a2dismod - enable or disable an apache2 module

Synopsis

a2enmod [module]

a2dismod [module]

Description

This manual page documents briefly the a2enmod and a2dismod commands.

a2enmod is a script that enables the specified module within the apache2 configuration. It does this by creating symlinks within /etc/apache2/mods-enabled. Likewise, a2dismod disables a module by removing those symlinks. It is not an error to enable a module which is already enabled, or to disable one which is already disabled.

Examples

a2enmod imagemap
a2dismod mime_magic

Enables the mod_imagemap module, and disables the mod_mime_magic module.

Files

/etc/apache2/mods-available
Directory with files giving information on available modules.

/etc/apache2/mods-enabled
Directory with links to the files in mods-available for enabled modules.

See Also

apache2ctl(8) .

Author

This manual page was written by Daniel Stone <daniel@sfarc.net> for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution, as it is a Debian-specific script with the package.


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