Apache stopped running and won't start


I was making some changes to this file:


and then tried to restart apache and it won’t start again.

Please see messages below:

Any help and guidance is appreciated.


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Accepted Answer

Hey friend,

You have a syntax error on line 8 of Try carefully reviewing it to see what this refers to, and double check that this line is both appropriate for the documentation of the feature utilized on that line, or that the apache module required for that function is active.


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