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How to restore a backed up directory

When I attempted to upgrade 15.10 to 16.04 the upgrade failed and corrupted my instance. Before doing so I backed up my /home directory to AWS as a tar.gz file. How can I restore this file/directory ...
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When will 16.04 AMIs be available on the AWS MarketPlace?

Any idea when would 16.04 images be released to AWS MarketPlace? Thanks!
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apache2 gzip not working?

I've done almost everything on the internet to gzip my content. It does not seem to work. I've done so much that I can't possibly put everything I've tried here, so here's some of the things I've ...
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importing database from localhost to AWS RDS?

I've tried to export database from AWS RDS to localhost by command line it works the command is mysqlump -h r.rds.server -u rdsusername -p rdsdatabase > backupfile.dump but it doesn't works for ...
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get an image from windows 7 with docker and transfer it to AWS EC2

The development team has installed its new development in a windows 7 64-bit machine. They asked me to get an image from the current running windows machine and transfer it to the AWS EC2 docker ...
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AWS EC2 - permission denied (public key) SSH BETWEEN EC2 instances

I have created two ubuntu instance on AWS. The default user account is “ubuntu” and I created them with my private key (mykey.pem) from my laptop. I can ssh from my laptop into bother instances. ...
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When upgrading PostgreSQL servers, do I have to upgrade the client software on the client machines?

So I have an architecture that looks familiar to anyone who has used AWS before: RDS(PostgreSQL 9.4) PHP clients(laravel 4.2) Nods.js clients The question I have is when I upgrade the RDS do I ...
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Intermittent apt-get install issues when creating an AMI using Packer

I am trying to create an AMI based on ami-3b054701 in the ap-southeast-2 region. The Packer config has one simple provisioner: #!/bin/bash -e info() { echo -e "[INFO] $1\n" } exec_cmd() { ...
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IPSec VPN connectivity from Ubuntu to AWS

I have configured the VPN gateway and related settings at AWS side. Now I have to connect to the vpn from my Ubuntu machine. I am using my android mobile phone to access internet into my laptop via ...
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Hadoop - Error on binding to port 9000

I've been attempting to setup Hadoop on AWS for a few days now. I am on fresh EC2 Ubuntu instances with no other software installed apart from Java. I run these commands: ...
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Running AWS EC2 [closed]

have a trouble with connecting to ubuntu instance in AWS EC2. Connect through SSH client, but there is an error: port 22: no route to host. How i can solve that problem?
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What are there so many Ubuntu 14.04 LTS AWS AMIs for the same release?

A bit of background. I want to set up a 64-bit AWS EC2 instance running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (HVM) on a solid-state disk with EBS in the eu-west-1 region. At time of writing, within the AWS control ...
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Bootstrapping Juju Environment with AWS IAM Roles?

I am trying to bootstrap my Juju Charms environment with AWS, however, it fails to authenticate with my current access key and secret key. Has anyone been able to successfully bootstrap using IAM EC2 ...
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How to setup Exim4 mail server on ubuntu 14.04 (AWS)?

I want to setup exim4 mail server on my aws account with having ubuntu 14.04 operating system. My domain is registered on bigrock account. Kindly give me full instruction to install & configure ...
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Apache settings issue in AWS Ubuntu LAMP

I am using Ubuntu version in AWS hosting. We installed Drupal 7 in the hosting. I am facing the issue with rewrite in Apache module. While restarting the Apache server, I am facing the below errors ...
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Attaching disk to AWS VM causes host to boot into emergency mode

I have now had this experience in Azure Cloud & Amazon AWS my current issue is on a host running Ubuntu 15.10 but I had similar experiences on CentOS 7.1 and I'm wondering if I'm somehow doing ...
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ubuntu active directory domain controller with AWS LAMP server

I have a AWS LAMP server. We are bunch of people to develops the open source stuff. As now many people have joined us, we are thinking to have a active directory domain controller. I have gone ...
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Postfix, Dovecot, and Squirrelmail

I am attempting to make my own eMail server with Amazon Web Services, I've installed all of the necessary packages for the server. When I run squirrelmail/src/configtest.php , I receive ERROR: ...
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How do I get a list of Amazon regions via the command line?

I'd like to see how I can get a list of regions from AWS on the command line so I can quickly look things up, how can I do this?
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After Upgrading to 15.10 from 15.04, EC2 Webservers Have Become Very Unstable

I have a variety of Ubuntu machines running in production, with about 30 that were upgraded from 15.04 to 15.10. With most of the machines, the upgrade has been a breeze and everything has functioned ...
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Can't ssh to ec2 instance with secpanel

I am trying to get my secpanel to work with my ec2 instance. I can ssh to it from a terminal like this: shh -i UbuntuKey.pem ubuntu@x.x.x.x that works fine, but when I set the same thing up in ...
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Safely store pem file (rsa private key) on ubuntu as user environment variable?

I managed to get most stuff working on a test server on AWS. I'm using Ubuntu 14. But inside the testing web application i have a cloudfront signed url. This depends on a file in .pem format. On my ...
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How can i see images from my ftp server of ubuntu, directly from browser in form of gallery?

I have Ubuntu installed on AWS running an FTP server. Images are uploaded continuously to the FTP server. Is it possible to view the images directly in the form of a gallery? Could I use Ubuntu's ...
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I setup a Joomla AMI in AWS that runs Ubuntu; how can I install a GUI? More in comments

I'm not sure if things are different with the Ubuntu I am running through AWS, but when I try to do sudo apt-get update that updates fine, then I do sudo apt-get install --no-install-recommends ...
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How to disable UFW ubuntu externally?

i am using amazon EC2, i enabled UFW in my server and without adding any other rule i logged out. now since there was no rule specified, i am not able to login to ssh and because of it even my website ...
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Ubuntu in vbox and connecting to AWS codecommit while using a VPN

I am trying to pull down code from AWS codecommit to a Ubuntu Vbox, but I keep timing out before my access is granted. Everything is set up correctly. Is there a way to adjust the connection timeout ...
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installed font not working in ec2 in rails app

I have downloaded font by running wget http://www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/download/amatic inside my ec2 instance. Then I created a .fonts director and unzipped those files inside it. Then I ls ...
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Changing hostname without restart via cloud-init isn't working correctly

I followed this thread while writing my cloud-init script. I've tested and I have this in one part of my boothook script: echo "HOSTNAME=$HOSTNAME" >> /etc/environment echo "127.0.1.1 ...
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mysql show databases not showing databases that are in /opt/bitnami/mysql/data directory

I have an ebs-backed ec2 ubuntu server which is running but unreachable. There are very stupidly no recent backups. I made a snapshot of the block, created a volume, spun up a new instance, ...
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apt-get returns Not Found when using Amazon's AWS repositories

When I do sudo apt-get upgrade or update, I get the following: Err http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ saucy-security/main apport all 2.12.5-0ubuntu2.1 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.91.15 80] Err ...
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not able to restart apache server AWS EC2 Ubuntu machine

I am working on AWS EC2 Ubuntu machine. I am not able to restart my apache server. following is the error is showing when i use Listen 80 in ports.conf Listen 80 <IfModule ssl_module> ...
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Slow ubuntu mirrors in AWS

We are currently having some very serious issues with VM's started in eu-west-1 region in AWS. The machines are started from cannonical AMI (ami-77057e00). The repositories configured are: ...
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How to run aws file on localhost

I'm new to Ubuntu and I installed python-flask and apache2 on my machine. I wish to run a python project that is presented in aws server. When I run the code it sucessfully runs on port 0.0.0.0:5000 ...
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Which base Ubuntu 14.04 AMI to choose for creating a custom Ubuntu AMI?

There are a bunch of new AMIs created frequently and made available in EC2 by Canonical: Is it encouraged to use these AMIs for creating custom Ubuntu AMIs, or is it recommended to use the official ...
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apt-get: error while loading shared libraries: libstdc++.so.6:

cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory This started after rebooting the server (sudo reboot). I am running Ubuntu 14.04 on AWS AMD64 server. Have searched high and low and ...
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How to run sudo command with no password?

How does the ubuntu user on the AWS images for Ubuntu Server 12.04 have passwordless sudo for all commands when there is no configuration for it in /etc/sudoers? I'm using Ubuntu server 12.04 on ...
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juju environment not found, can't bootstrap

I installed juju onto Ubuntu 15.04 and have been using it for a few days. I managed to get it up and running with Amazon EC2 instances, which was fun. I was trying again to start up a few instances on ...
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HostGator to Amazon PHP send mail not working

After I transferred hosts from hostgator to aws ubuntu, all my send mail does not work. for example when someone register's, it is supposed to send an automated email to that user. I am using X-Mailer ...
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How Can I Access A Broken Ubuntu 14.04 File System?

Configuration: AWS t2.micro instance (name:webserver) set up with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS; this instance is stopped and the EBS volume (name:broken) containing the instance (name:webserver) has been mounted ...
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I would like to set up a ubuntu OS on Amazon web server, how do I do this

I am trying to set up a virtual OS (ubuntu, windows) on amazon web services to run apps 24/7 and to have anytime I log in on the internet. Is this a possibility to do and if so how?
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Ubuntu, SSH: handshake failed

so i'm currently using packer to build an ubuntu ami through AWS. After which i'm using terraform to launch and provision the instance. I'm running in to problems when I try provisioning within ...
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Connecting to a 15.04 AWS instance

I am trying to experiment with 15.04 Snappy on AWS. I created an instance and used the same key pair that I have been successfully using. I however cannot connect to the 15.04 Snappy instance I just ...
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Warnings and errors appearing on site after changing ubuntu user permissions Amazon EC2 server

My site is running on a EC2 Amazon server under Ubuntu/Apache2. My site was running fine until I changed the permissions for user 'ubuntu' by doing this command: chown -R ubuntu /var/www/html ...
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Generating SSL certificate on Ubuntu AWS. Wrong Issued to

I have a ec2 server with no virtual server setup, since it's running only 1 website. When i generate SSL certificate it gets generated to a wrong host name. Even though for FQDN i put my address. ...
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Ubuntu permission denied when running as a daemon

I have an Ubuntu staging server on AWS which runs a tiny Sinatra app using Thin webserver. The sinatra app runs some git clone commands when invoked and everything works great when I run rackup from ...
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Applying updates to Ubuntu 14.04 isn't working for one machine

I was applying updates to my AWS Ubuntu 14.04 servers. I used this command: sudo apt-get update It work for all of them, except one server. I get this error at the end: W: Failed to fetch ...
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VNC Desktop on AWS

I've installed ubuntu-desktop and tightvncserver on my Amazon AWS instance, I've configured Putty to forward port5901 and that all seems to work fine, I can connect but instead of seeing the Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu EC2 compatible kernels

I am trying to create an Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit AMI with the paravirtual type of virtualization. I have not had problems with the hvm virtualization. I can't figure out what kernel I need to use. For the ...
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AWS Ubuntu server

Hey I am really new to Ubuntu so hopefully someone can help me out set up a vps on aws. I have created a private key to use with ssh. I am wondering what is the best way for me to allow someone else ...
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Why do Ubuntu AMIs only have 8gig on root

I've created an EC2 instance from an Ubuntu AMI but the instance storage is split, with 8gig on the root and the rest mounted at /mnt Why is this? How do I get it all mounted on the root?