Apache – beautify directory index

Have you ever wonder on how to cheange the very ugly apache directory index page?

There are various ways to change the look and feel of this page, one of this is h5ai (http://larsjung.de/h5ai/).

Lets start by installing some prerequisites:

Now we can install h5ai:

Modify virtual host settings by insert the row below in “Directory” section:

Inform apache to reload configuration:

The game is over. Before:


and after the treatment:


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