Bug 137815 - redhat-config-httpd uses wrong values for KeepAlive
redhat-config-httpd uses wrong values for KeepAlive
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: redhat-config-httpd (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Phil Knirsch
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Blocks: 132991
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Reported: 2004-11-01 14:02 EST by David Lehman
Modified: 2015-03-04 20:14 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-05-19 13:28:05 EDT
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Patch to fix r-c-httpd handling of KeepAlive directive (1.24 KB, patch)
2004-11-01 14:07 EST, David Lehman
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Description David Lehman 2004-11-01 14:02:55 EST
Description of problem:
Apache interprets anything other than "off" or "0" (case insensitive) as "On",
while apacheconf (and therefore r-c-httpd) sets it to either "true" or "false".

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run redhat-config-httpd
2. Enable, then disable the "Allow Persistent Connections" checkbox in the
"Performance Tuning" tab
Actual results:
/etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf contains the line "KeepAlive false", which httpd will
interpret as "On".

Expected results:
"KeepAlive Off"

Additional info:
This bug is also present in the AS2.1 version of apacheconf.
Comment 1 David Lehman 2004-11-01 14:07:17 EST
Created attachment 106036 [details]
Patch to fix r-c-httpd handling of KeepAlive directive
Comment 4 Phil Knirsch 2005-02-23 10:48:27 EST
Packages and errata have been done for RHEL3-U5.

Read ya, Phil
Comment 5 Dennis Gregorovic 2005-05-19 13:28:05 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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