[MS4W-Users] Problems running Apache-install.bat on Windows 2003 Server

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Tue Feb 9 02:45:45 EST 2010

Alexander Bonatti wrote:
> Package: ms4w_3.0_beta10.zip
> OS: Windows 2003 Server Standar edition
> Hello all,
> I have problems trying to install ms4w_3.0_beta10.zip or 
> ms4w_3.0_beta9.zip on Win 2003 server.  I double click 
> Apache-install.bat and a ms2 window opens but it close suddenly (no 
> message is shown in this windows). No log file (error, access) is 
> created at log directory and Apache service is not installed.
> I tried also to execute httpd.exe located at apache/bin but an alert 
> window appears indicating the configuration is not correct.
> I´ve succesfully installed this package on Win XP Pro.
> Anyone has experimented the same problem?

It's possible this is similar to this existing issue: 

In other words, try installing this: 


Jeff McKenna
MapServer Consulting and Training Services

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