Question

Internal server issue after set up apache 2

Posted December 5, 2017 2.9k views
Apache

Hello,
after completing the “how to set up an Apache…” ([link](https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-an-apache-mysql-and-python-lamp-server-without-frameworks-on-ubuntu-14-04 , I end up with an 500 internal server issue when doing the last task.

When I’m checking error log it says:

Exec format error: exec of ’/var/www/test/index.py’ failed: /var/www/test/index.py

Could someone please help me with this problem.

Kind regards!

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Apply a “shebang” line, something like

#!/usr/bin/env python

as the first line. Also, make sure the script is executable with chmod.

Thank you, thats one error less.

Unfortunately now after setting up FlaskApp after this I am still recieving an internal server error. My code is as follows:

(flaskapp.wsgi:)

activatethis = ’/var/www/FlaskApp/FlaskApp/venv/bin/activatethis.py’
execfile(activatethis, dict(file=activatethis))

!/usr/bin/python

import sys
import logging

logging.basicConfig(stream=sys.stderr)
sys.path.insert(0,“/var/www/FlaskApp/”)

from FlaskApp import app as application

application.secret_key = ‘xxxx’

(FlaskApp.conf:)

<VirtualHost *:80>
ServerName 146.185.173.57
ServerAdmin ndplokkaar@hotmail.com
WSGIScriptAlias / /var/www/FlaskApp/flaskapp.wsgi
<Directory /var/www/FlaskApp/FlaskApp/>
Require all granted
</Directory>
Alias /static /var/www/FlaskApp/FlaskApp/static
<Directory /var/www/FlaskApp/FlaskApp/static/>
Require all granted
</Directory>

ErrorLog ${APACHE_LOG_DIR}/error.log
LogLevel warn
CustomLog ${APACHE_LOG_DIR}/access.log combined

</VirtualHost>


Unfortunately I still get this error:

[Wed Dec 06 20:41:25.869637 2017] [wsgi:error] [pid 14713] [client 77.172.80.110:60506] modwsgi (pid=14713): Target WSGI script ’/var/www/FlaskApp/flaskapp.wsgi’ cannot be loaded as Python module.
[Wed Dec 06 20:41:25.869987 2017] [wsgi:error] [pid 14713] [client 77.172.80.110:60506] mod
wsgi (pid=14713): Exception occurred processing WSGI script ’/var/www/FlaskApp/flaskapp.wsgi’.
[Wed Dec 06 20:41:25.870060 2017] [wsgi:error] [pid 14713] [client 77.172.80.110:60506] Traceback (most recent call last):
[Wed Dec 06 20:41:25.870128 2017] [wsgi:error] [pid 14713] [client 77.172.80.110:60506] File “/var/www/FlaskApp/flaskapp.wsgi”, line 12, in <module>
[Wed Dec 06 20:41:25.870387 2017] [wsgi:error] [pid 14713] [client 77.172.80.110:60506] from FlaskApp import app as application
[Wed Dec 06 20:41:25.870463 2017] [wsgi:error] [pid 14713] [client 77.172.80.110:60506] ImportError: No module named FlaskApp

If been trying to remove this error all day, but I cant seem to figure it out. How can I work this out?

Kind regards

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