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Subdirectories Show 404 Not Found on 13.10 web server

I recently set up a web server on Ubuntu 13.10 and when I enter the external IP it works fine showing the index file of var/www/ but whenever I try to add a folder, say one called test, and I go to ...
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0% [Connecting to us.archive.ubuntu.com]

I'm doing a project for College where I have to host a specific piece of software on a Ubnutu server and allow any hosts on the server's network to install the software. When my server's network ...
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Installation problem libssh2-php on Ubuntu 13.10

New here, be gentle... I am setting up a server using Ubuntu Server 13.10 64 bit. So far all went well, but now running into a problem during installation of libssh2-php. Setting up libssh2-php ...
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Stuck at configuring-apt during install of Ubuntu Server 12.04.4

I'm installing Ubuntu Server 12.04.4, and I'm stuck at configuring-apt for quite sometime now. What does configuring-apt do, and is it necessary. It seems to be downloading things. Is it necessary ...
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Ubuntu server strange locale issue

Installed brand new Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit on Hetzner server. Right after install tried to execute apt-get update and apt-get dist-upgrade. Getting following error nearly on all apt-get operation perl: ...
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How to get latest Wordpress on 12.04.4 LTS

I have a server running Ubuntu 12.04.4 x64 , and want to install latest wordpress. I have two options use apt-get to install the package (sudo apt-get install wordpress) install the latest version ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 apt-get update errors (404, W: Failed to fetch…)

I have a new instance of 12.04 server and have been having issues running sudo apt-get update The update seems to work fine then it will stop and sit waiting for headers then start spitting 404 ...
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apt-get not working on Ubuntu VPS

I couldn't install any software using apt-get command in my VPS and the terminal prints: root@ubuntu:~# apt-get install python3 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Why did my server repeatedly request the packages.bz2 file from a mirror for 24 hours?

One of our servers ended up using about 20 GB of data yesterday because it was repeatedly requesting the packages.bz2 file from a mirror. The requests began about 22:00 on Sunday night, and stopped ...
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Ubuntu Server on VirtualBox don't let me install anything

I just installed Ubuntu Server 12 in a virtual machine in VirtualBox, but apt-get didn't let me install anything, when i tried apt-get install git i got Failed to fetch errors, Failed to fetch ...
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server install from iso using apt-cacher server

I have a server running apt-cacher. Is there any way to specify it as an apt source while doing a Ubuntu server install from iso? I'm currently doing a minimum install and then modifying ...
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`apt-get upgrade` stalls with zombie `dpkg` - what to do?

During an apt-get upgrade on a server, output stalled and in investigation I found a zombie dpkg process, but the apt-get process still alive. What is the best way to handle this? The dpkg log shows ...
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python3-lxc and lxc parallel installation not possible!

every time i try to install one of the package lxc and python3-lxc the other one is removed from my system. How i can fix this problem? I need both for a project. Thank You!
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Ubuntu 13.04 server cant install centrifydc apt package E: Unable to locate package centrifydc

I get an unable to locate package error when i try to install centrifydc using apt-get. Steps taken: I sudo nano'd /etc/apt/sources.list and uncommented the two partner urls. Then i performed a sudo ...
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wrong linux-headers-server version

On my Ubuntu 12.04 server I get the message that linux-server depends on linux-headers-server 3.2.0.55.65 but 3.2.0.56.66 is installed. The suggested apt-get -f install won't work. my sources.list: ...
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Tried to update phpmyadmin, but got “kept back” [duplicate]

# apt-get update ... updates from repo # apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages have been kept back: ...
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Unable to find expected entry 'main/binary-amd64/Packages' in Release file

I run an Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 LTS. Today, I wanted to update it, but I did not managed it (yes...), however upgrading worked well. I don't want you to solve my problem but it would be greatful if you ...
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How to give an “503 Service Unavailable” error while apache is being upgraded by apt-get

I have an Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS server (precise). Whenever apache2.2 is being updated by an apt-get upgrade command, the HTTP server is shut down, so the clients cannot connect at all during anything ...
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Can't Install php5-msql

Hello friends I'm finishing the process of installing Apache/Php/mysql installations but this shows up: # sudo apt-get install mysql-server php5-msql Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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apt-get update stuck at 100%[Waiting for headers] at “Hit http://security.ubuntu.com precise-security/universe Translation-en”

Not sure what has happened to my Ubuntu 13.04 server. It is pretty much a LAMP & SAMBA server only, no other apps installed, no shell, command line only. I run an apt-get update a fortnight ago ...
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1answer
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How to list installed packages with security patches?

I would like to list all packages installed on a Ubuntu Server 10.04 that were upgraded for security reasons. Is there any tool that will list all security packages installed on a system? Any help ...
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1answer
337 views

Can't install any packages on Natty Server [duplicate]

Can't install upgrade or update any... E: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead. -- E: Unable to locate package
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1answer
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Using `dpkg --set-selections` to copy package config to a new server

I'm trying to create a test server with all the same packages on as the live server, following the instructions here (and similar instructions elsewhere) But when I run the apt-get -u dselect-upgrade ...
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How does command-not-found determines if user is administrator

I am administrator of two ubuntu servers. On one of them, when I try to run a command (for instance irb1.9.1) from a package that is not installed, I get the following message: The program 'irb1.9.1' ...
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Ubuntu Server: dpkg returned an error code (1)

I have experienced this error in the past but have been able to resolve it by running 'sudo apt-get -f install'; however, that is no longer the case. I have spent about 4 hours looking into this and ...
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1answer
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Cannot get any updates or installs because of server pt.archive.ubuntu.com (193.136.212.166)

So, the terminal always gets stuck when trying to gets the packages from the server: pt.archive.ubuntu.com (193.136.212.166). How can I use another server? This has been like this all day. I asked a ...
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39 views

Issue running Update on Server 13.04

I'm running into an issue when trying a apt-get update && apt-get upgrade It fails with the following error: dpkg: error processing systemd-services (--configure): Package is in a very bad ...
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How to mantain an ubuntu server without the “-updates” release

In short: Does any one out there, running ubuntu servers, tries to do it with the "-updates" release (like precise-updates) disabled? If so, how do you deal with ubuntu point releases (that include ...
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Is Distribution Upgrade bad for server?

The version of Ubuntu offered in VPS is usually old, and I need newer version of application. Thus, I should upgrade the ubuntu version. However, apt-get dist-upgrade is not 100% safe (this is ...
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server program upgrade problems

I am running 12.04LTS and the system tells me that there are packages to be updated. The next commands are working: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade One or more of the programs/packages ...
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I cannot use apt-get update

I have Ubuntu 13.04 Server on a Virtual Box which is using 2GB of ram and 20GB of space. It's freshly installed and I cannot use apt-get update. I have tried the same on an Ubuntu 12.10 Server but it ...
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find & purchase restricted and multiverse for server?

I stumbled upon this solution and enabled it on, a now shuttered, Ubuntu server. I didn't know that multiverse package are not completely free. As in the question to the first answer: How can a ...
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I need to create a reverse tunnel to update a server behind a NAT/FW [duplicate]

I have an Ubuntu server which is behind a NAT/FW (SERVER). This server does not have access to the Internet, thus I am unable to update the server via apt-get. I have another Ubuntu server (CLIENT) ...
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Problem with MySQL upgrade

Overnight, a script running from cron one of our servers (Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS) applied updates to MySQL. Rather than taking a few minutes to do this, it appears to have taken over an hour and a half, ...
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How do I install packages from landscape? [closed]

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS (precise) I've found some resources on how to do install packages from landscape, but I think that's for the desktop version. The server version doesn't seem to have the installer. ...
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Install Courier using user courier instead of daemon through apt-get

I'm trying to install Courier on my server, however I am hoping to be able to do so through the debian packages apt-get install courier-mta. This works fine, except for one thing. The Courier server ...
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Will apt-get dist-upgrade blow away my PostgreSQL server setup?

I'm about to upgrade my webserver, my site relies heavily on PostgreSQL database and settings. I started apt-get dist-upgrade, and it says it wants to upgrade Postgres. I cancelled, but will it wipe ...
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1answer
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Postgres uninstall: “server.key has group or world access” error

I'm trying to uninstall postgresql, but its really complaining. I suspect something is broken. I'm on 12.04, installed via apt-get. sudo apt-get remove postgresql returns: Reading package ...
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unmet dependencies, linux-server depends: linux-headers-server, but boot is full

Hello I have an problem with unmet dependencies, but I cant fix it. $ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might ...
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apt-get don't let me install any package [duplicate]

Im using Ubuntu Server 12.04 i686 When I try to update/install any package, always appear an error like this dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of libpam-winbind: libpam-winbind ...
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Why don't the official mirrors give any caching information?

The package squid-deb-proxy is basically a specialized configuration of squid itself. The main difference is these lines: # refresh pattern for debs and udebs refresh_pattern deb$ 129600 100% ...
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How to create a local repository and do an offline Samba 4 installtion on Ubuntu 12.1

I am new to Ubuntu. Can someone kindly help me in how to do the following: Create a local repository on my Ubuntu 12.1 server Point apt to this new repository on my server Copy downloaded Samba 4 ...
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Error : Unable to correct problems , you have held broken packages [duplicate]

I am trying to install -y kvm libvirt-bin pm-utils in my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS version but I am getting the error E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages. Please help me. I am ...
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Ubuntu VPS hangs constantly when unpacking anything! apt-get or dpkg hangs!

I have recently purchased a VPS, as we have decided to move from a GoDaddy shared hosting account, to something more powerful, and flexible. The server this is on is running OpenVZ from what I ...
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Failed to fetch Ubuntu 11.04 repos [duplicate]

I'm running 11.04 server, and I'm getting errors updating default repos when I run sudo apt-get update The repos that return a 404 error are default Ubuntu Natty repos like ...
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a catch-22 situation with apt-offline

I am installing ubuntu 12.04 onto a HP 1U rack server that is in a lab with no internet connection. I need to install PHP, Nginx and other packages so that I can run my web app on it that will serve ...
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Package ignore when running apt-get update

I'm trying to install Centrify Express on Ubuntu Server 12.04. I know there are several ways of doing this, but I've found that the most straightforward way is to add the Canonical archive repository ...
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1answer
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apt-get failing with 2 interfaces in /etc/network/interfaces

I am running Ubuntu-Server 12 LTS inside a VM (using VirtualBox with Ubuntu 12 as the host). I have 2 nics set-up in VirtualBox, eth0 is NAT and is used to connect to the outside world and eth1 is ...
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how to install linux-headers-3.5.0-32-generic [duplicate]

When i try to install some apps i get a message: linux-headers-generic-lts-quantal : Depend: linux-headers-3.5.0-32-generic but it is not installable uname -a Linux ubuntus 3.5.0-27-generic ...
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When will MySQL 5.6 be available via launchpad (apt-get)? [duplicate]

.. or how does one find out when it will be available? We are currently installing 5.6 manually via RPM+alien and occasionally gets stepped on by security updates.