JBCS 2.4.29 GA archive for Windows OS does not start since its pointing to wrong SERVER_CONFIG_FILE

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JBCS 2.4.29 httpd service throws a fatal error on startup. After upgrading from JBCS 2.4.23 to 2.4.29, the JBCS 2.4.29 httpd service no longer starts.

Extracted "jbcs-httpd24-httpd-2.4.29-win6.x86_64.zip" downloaded from RedHat Customer portal and performed below steps :

C:\Users\Administrator\Desktop\jbcs-httpd24-httpd-2.4.29-win6.x86_64\jbcs-httpd24-2.4\etc>call .postinstall.httpd.bat
C:\Users\Administrator\Desktop\jbcs-httpd24-httpd-2.4.29-win6.x86_64\jbcs-httpd24-2.4\bin>httpd.exe -k stop
The 'Apache2.4' service is not started.

C:\Users\Administrator\Desktop\jbcs-httpd24-httpd-2.4.29-win6.x86_64\jbcs-httpd24-2.4\bin>httpd.exe -k start
httpd.exe: Could not open configuration file C:/Users/Administrator/Desktop/jbcs-httpd24-httpd-2.4.29-win6.x86_64/jbcs-httpd24-2.4/conf/httpd.conf: The system cannot find the path specified.


  • JBoss Core Services 2.4.29 GA
  • jbcs-httpd24-httpd-2.4.29-win6.x86_64.zip

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