AH00526: Syntax error on line 165 of /etc/apache2/apache2.conf:

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I am trying to fix this error: <Directory> directive missing closing ‘>’ in this section:

<Directory /user/share/>
AllowOverride None
Require all granted

What is the first line supposed to look like? I have tried moving the bracket. I am using Ubuntu & apache2.

Thank you


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Thank you @KFSys! This worked

#<Directory /usr/share>
#        AllowOverride None
#        Require all granted

Hi @KFSys

I corrected the wording but then got a error on line 168 when I restarted apache

millerfuresh@ubuntu-s-1vcpu-1gb-nyc1-01:~$ sudo apache2ctl -t
apache2: Syntax error on line 168 of /etc/apache2/apache2.conf: </Directory> without matching <Directory> section
Action '-t' failed.
The Apache error log may have more information.

Hi @millerfuresh,

Here is how it’s in my config

<Directory /usr/share>
        AllowOverride None
        Require all granted

Everything on your end looks alright as well. Having said that if you comment it and try to start Apache, does it work or it still gives another error?

Regards, KFSys