[MS4W-Users] installing ms4w on windows server 2008 R2
azitaparsa at gmail.com
Fri Sep 17 00:15:24 EST 2010
Solved! My problem was came from the wrong version of Visual C++ 2008 sp1
redistributable package. I should have installed (x86) instead of (x64).
On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 3:48 PM, Azadeh Parsamanesh <azitaparsa at gmail.com>wrote:
> I have problems with installing ms4w version 3.0-beta11 on Windows Server
> 2008 R2. I have installed the same version of ms4w successfully on two
> different computers with windows vista and 7 though.
> I have installed Visual C++ 2008 sp1 redistributable package also, but It
> didn't help.
> Also when I click on php.exe at cgi-bin folder I get the same "side-by
> side" error message.
> I am newbie in running a server.The server that I am working on is a new
> one. I didn't install any role or feature on it (IIS is not active.). At
> httpd.conf file my listening port is 80
> Here is the error in the logs/error:
> "The application is failed to start because the side by side configuration
> is incorrect. Please see the application event log"...
> " Couldn't create child process:734001:php-cgi.exe"
> " Couldn't spawn child process: C:/ms4w/Apache/phpcgi.exe"
> This is what I get at event viewer:
> Log Name: Application
> Source: SideBySide
> Date: 9/16/2010 2:47:30 PM
> Event ID: 33
> Task Category: None
> Level: Error
> Keywords: Classic
> User: N/A
> Computer: geoECO
> Activation context generation failed for "C:\ms4w\Apache\cgi-bin\php.exe".
> Dependent Assembly
> could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis.
> Event Xml:
> <Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
> <Provider Name="SideBySide" />
> <EventID Qualifiers="49409">33</EventID>
> <TimeCreated SystemTime="2010-09-16T18:47:30.000000000Z" />
> <Security />
> I change the port No. to 8080 once to check if the problem is the port No.
> In this case, there is no error at logs/error. the last thing that says
> -Child process is running.
> -Acquired the start mutex.
> -starting 64 worker thread
> -starting thread to listen on port 8080
> This time when I type http://localhost/, it says IE cannot display the
> Sorry for the long email. I am really desperate at this time. I have tried
> whatever I could imagine of without any success.
> Please Help me to figure out how to make it work.
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