Error during apache httpd starup

1. “[error] Init: SSLPassPhraseDialog builtin is not supported on Win32”

Reason – Apache has been installed on windows and unable to start because HTTPS  configuration.

Solution –

  • a. Remove/comment SSLPassPhrase context fromssl.conf or httpd.conf
  • b. Make a copy of the private key and call it “”
  • c. Use the OpenSSL command to remove the passphrase such as;

# openssl rsa -in -out server.key

server.key will be your new private key with the passphrase removed.

Restart apache httpd service.

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