Apache 2.4 service start error.
I installed Apache 2.4 on windows 2008 R2 server. In the httpd.conf I added a directory configuration.
<Directory "M:"> AllowOverride None Require all granted </Directory>
Apache service failed to start. If I comment out the whole “Directory” block the service started no problem.
The M drive is the mapped network drive. the account used to start Apache service has been granted as logon as service, act as operating system.
The eventlogs error:
The apache service named reported the following error: <Directory "M:"> is invalid.
Any help is appreciated.
The Apache documentation warns that you should only use UNC paths in the configuration, and avoid attempting to use drive letters. If you must use a drive letter, append the
/ at the end, e.g.
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