Restarting Apache Server - Ubuntu

I tried to restart

It says "Could not reliably determine the server’s fully qualified domain name. Using Set the ‘Servername’ directive globally to suppress this message ".

I haven’t pointed any domain to my IP yet. I am trying to restart apache is because of minor changes in php.ini file.

How can I restart apache2 successfully ? or How to make php.ini changes to work.

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Just had the same issue, resolved it by following sierracircle’s instructions except that I edited this file:

sudo nano /etc/apache2/apache2.conf

To fix that problem, you need to create an httpd.conf file.

From the terminal: sudo nano /etc/apache2/httpd.conf the file will be blank…add the following line:

ServerName localhost

Save the file and exit nano.(I think it is crtrl X in nano)

Finally restart the server.: sudo service apache2 restart

when i run sudo service apache2 restart i got below erroe

Job for apache2.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See “systemctl status apache2.service” and “journalctl -xe” for details.