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Overview

The mod_http2 Apache module provides HTTP/2 support for the Apache HTTP server. 

Important:

Most browsers only support HTTP/2 via encrypted (https) connections. 

Usage

This module can increase the loading speed and security of your web pages. To obtain these benefits, you must adjust your server's configuration.

Note:

HTTP/2 is resource intensive and can increase your server's memory usage.

You can edit the mod_http2 Apache module's .conf file at the following location:

/etc/apache2/conf.d/http2.conf 

For more configuration information, read Apache's mod_http2 documentation

Requirements
 

This module requires EasyApache 4 and Apache 2.4.  

Compatibility

The mod_http2 Apache module is not compatible with the following modules:

  • mod_mpm_itk

  • mod_mpm_prefork (the Prefork MPM)


The mod_http2 Apache module is not compatible with 32-bit CentOS 6 systems. 

How to install or uninstall mod_http2

In the interface

The easiest way to install or uninstall the mod_http2 Apache module is to use WHM's EasyApache 4 interface (WHM >> Home >> Software >> EasyApache 4). 

On the command line

To install the  mod_http2 Apache module in EasyApache 4, run the following command on the command line:

yum install ea-apache24-mod_http2

 

To uninstall the mod_http2 Apache module in EasyApache 4, run the following command on the command line: 

yum remove ea-apache24-mod_http2

 

Additional documentation