Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 445596
mod_suphp ships broken config file
Last modified: 2012-03-01 15:02:14 EST
Description of problem:
mod_suphp installs /etc/suphp.conf which contains unnecessary data in an invalid
The config file starts like this:
# This is the Apache server configuration file providing suPHP support..
# It contains the configuration directives to instruct the server how to
# serve php pages while switching to the user context before rendering.
# For directives see <URL:http://httpd.apache.org/docs-2.0/mod/mod_suphp.html>
LoadModule suphp_module modules/mod_suphp.so
This is just the mod_suphp.conf which is placed into /etc/httpd/conf.d/, too.
According to upstream the proposed file starts like this
(/doc/suphp.conf-example in upstream tar ball):
;Path to logfile
;User Apache is running as
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
The bad config file will cause errors in the apache error log:
ParsingException in IniFile.cpp:130: Illegal line "# This is the Apache server
configuration file providing suPHP support.."
EPEL-4 has reached end of life and is no longer supported.
Please retest your bug against EPEL-5 or EPEL-6 and re-open if the bug persists in the packages available in those releases, or file a new bug.