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Apache Module: FrontPage - EasyApache - cPanel Documentation
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Overview

This module provides Microsoft FrontPage publishing services in Apache.

Warning:

We strongly recommend that you do not install FrontPage. Microsoft® discontinued support for FrontPage extensions on Linux servers in 2006. Exercise caution if you install FrontPage extensions, as they have been known to cause security issues. We recommend that you publish content with a different method, such as FTP or WebDAV. For security reasons, we no longer provide FrontPage extensions within EasyApache by default. If you wish to install FrontPage, you must install the Custom Module. If you install the Custom Module, the FrontPage option is available in EasyApache.

Profile

Namemod_frontpage (Base Module)
ProfileFrontPage
Reverse BooleanNo

Compatibility

Apache version 2.4

FrontPage is not compatible with Apache version 2.4.

MPM ITK

FrontPage is not compatible with mpm-itk.

mod_ruid2

FrontPage is not compatible with mod_ruid2.

FrontPage on 64-bit Systems

The FrontPage binaries are compiled in 32-bit mode, so the underlying OS must support execution of 32-bit binaries. On most Linux systems, 32-bit compatibility libraries are installed by default and no special configuration is required.

On 64-bit FreeBSD® systems, 32-bit compatibility is not installed by default. For FrontPage to function on 64-bit FreeBSD systems, the 32-bit compatibility layer must be installed.

To install 32-bit compatibility on a FreeBSD system, perform the following at the command line as root: 

  1. Add "WITH_LIB32=yes" to the file /etc/make.conf.
  2. Rebuild the core operating system libraries, incorporating these commands:
    • make buildworld
    • make installworld
  3. If 32-bit support was not previously enabled, rebuild the kernel.

Note:

Read the FreeBSD manual before attempting to enable 32-bit support on a 64-bit FreeBSD system. Upgrading the core OS in this fashion is a complex process and should not be taken lightly.

Notes

Support Issues

Microsoft® discontinued support for FrontPage extensions on Linux servers in 2006. You should exercise caution if you install FrontPage extensions, as they have been known to cause security issues. We recommend that you use another publishing method, such as FTP or WebDAV.

If you install the Custom Module, FrontPage is available for Apache 2.2 for all operating systems that cPanel supports.

If you install the Custom Module and select FrontPage in EasyApache, EasyApache replaces the fpexe FrontPage binary with a copy of /scripts/fp-authfp-auth collects the authentication tokens generated by mod_auth_passthrough and does not require the SUID bit of a more traditional mod_frontpage installation.

You can address most common FrontPage problems by performing the following: 

Vendor documentation

Apache versionDocumentation
2.2Docs
2.4N/A