[ubuntu-uk] Installing lighttpd on 15.04

Paul Waring paul at xk7.net
Sun Sep 13 16:37:59 UTC 2015

On 12/09/15 14:00, Mark Fraser wrote:
> Thought I'd try using lighttpd as a server rather than Apache on 15.04,
> but I've come up against this bug
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lighttpd/+bug/1453463 when
> trying to start it.
> Has anyone here been able to get lighttpd running on 15.04 or can offer
> some advice in how to find the cause of this bug?

I have just tried installing lighttpd on Vivid, it 'just works' out of
the box for me (clean install inside a virtual machine). That suggests
the cause might be:

1. Something else you've installed on your machine which differs from my

2. The way you've configured lighttpd.


Paul Waring
Freelance consultant

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