httpd wont run?

ok im running a hewlett packard 155mh with 48mb ram and redhat linux

trying to run apache 1.3.3

      command         output

run #httpd             -nothing happens

run # httpd -X        -no output

run #httpd -l          -compiled modules are http_core.c and mod_core.c

run #httpd -S         -virtual Host Configuration

run #etc/rc.d/init.d/httpd status     -no output just command line

is this enough info to see whats wrong im a newbie but keen to learn?
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biardCommented:
run the command:

httpd -f /etc/httpd.conf

where /etc/httpd.conf is your httpd configuration file you should have created.  

To see if it running run:

httpd_monitor
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wampyAuthor Commented:
ok thanks i got it would you like the points.

many thanks Gerald
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biardCommented:
Sure.  Thanks.  Glad to help.
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