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Document root (APCHE2)

CAn any one tell me how can have multipe localhost directory on my computer. I already set my localhost as "/home/dee/php" in apache config file setting this Documentroot /home/dee/php Now How can ...
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Cannot access the localhost of the guest OS in VirtualBox

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 OS as my host OS and CentOS 6.6 (Minimal) as my guest OS running on VirtualBox. I can SSH the guest OS from my Ubuntu terminal, but I can't access the localhost of ...
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Internet connect through ISP to local server's root and other folders

This is complex so let me explain I have successfully connected to my local dev server which is Ubuntu 14.04 LAMP setup. I have done this by using a no-ip to handle the dynamic DNS, and forwarding ...
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How to install XAMPP twice?

How to install XAMPP (or any other similar web-server constrution) twice on localhost? I heard its possible to do it by installing into different ports. Is it true? And how to do it?
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“Localhost” and “127.0.0.1” come back with server error but Apache “it works!” page displays on another ip

I am so new to all this, so please be gentle with me. I am running Ubuntu server on a Virtualbox on a Windows 8 machine so I can install Omeka and build content prior to finding a hosted solution. I ...
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php showing source code in localhost

i have apache2 (Server version: Apache/2.4.7 (Ubuntu) Server built: Mar 10 2015 13:05:59), mysql and phpmyadmin. While accessing php file by http://localhost/ or http://ipaddress It shows up ...
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Know location from which port is running?

When I boot my pc, port 11000 is always open and shows a website on localhost:11000. I want to delete it permanently and remove files related to it.
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How do I change the tab icon used by my localhost within my browser?

I have MediaWiki on my Ubuntu 15.04 PC running through Apache and MySQL. Presently it is installed the old fashion way, by following instructions on this page, but when I first started using MediaWiki ...
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How to fix LocalHost Error

I am a student of computer science. We were asked to install XAMPP to use MySQL. There was a warning that antivirus software could affect XAMPP. My XAMPP works well but I cannot access LocalHost ...
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Local domains stop working

I have several sites configured in my local machine. I use Ubuntu 12.04 for long time and had these sites working well. Only few days ago from some reason they all stopped working. When I navigate to ...
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How do I disable MoinMoin such that MediaWiki will start working again

I have installed MoinMoin (MM) on my 32 bit Ubuntu 15.04 installation, by following this guide. It worked well, but now I can't access my MediaWiki (MW) installation (version 1.24.1 if relevant) ...
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Passwordless ssh error

I am trying to enable passwordless ssh for Hadoop 2.6.0. The method I tried is as follows: ssh-keygen -t dsa -P '' -f ~/.ssh/id_dsa cat ~/.ssh/id_dsa.pub >> ~/.ssh/authorized_keys I also ...
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dansguardian blocks localhost regardless of siteexceptionlist

Im having a problem with dansguardian, a proxy which filters internet content. My current configuration is a blanket block (blocks everything) with some exceptions. I want the child account to be able ...
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Apache 2.4 and mod_perl 2 on Ubuntu 14.04: local configuration

I'm trying to get Apache 2.4 configured such that I can test mod_perl 2 code locally (I should note that I have little recent experience with Apache). I've installed both of them on a machine running ...
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Apache not allowing PHP to create file

I am trying to save data using HTML and PHP in localhost in Ubuntu. My HTML & PHP files are working great but when I am using commands to open a file in the localhost using $myfile = ...
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LAMP installation [duplicate]

I am trying to install LAMP server on my Ubuntu 14.10 but i am having a lot of problems: the first time i installed it i tried to run my website locally but i wasn't able to access the database ...
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make render farm with openstack in localhost

I want to make render farm. I have private openstack in collage lab. I have connection internet but not have an authentication URL. It's possible ?
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Hostapd with localhost server

I have hostapd and isc-dhcp-server working on my linux 14.04 box. My WiFi devices can find the hotspot and are assigned an ipaddress. At this point there is no connection through to eth0. I also have ...
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Can't open folder after giving it www-data group, how do I become owner?

I was running localhost (Apache 2.4.6) but only the index.php was openable in the web browser. The subdirectories were returning 403 Forbidden error. Now, I added the permissions according to this ...
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From WAN, VNC fails to connect through ssh 5900 tunnel if not also proxied locally

On my local network, I can VNC-over-an-ssh-tunnel quite easily. I wish to do the same from abroad. The server is set up to accept WAN-side ssh connections, and this works reliably. The problem is, ...
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stream_socket_client(0 errors

I get these errors all the time in my wordpress running ubunutu server 14:04 in vmware local host ubuntu install. [Tue Mar 17 09:05:17.683916 2015] [:error] [pid 1098] [client 192.168.142.1:53931] ...
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localhost wordpress accepts my post. but not displayes with my changed permalink

I have installed wordpress in my ubuntu desktop 14.04 and LAMP server installed it. that is in the directory /var/www/public/wordpress. after the installation has been completed the site works ...
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How to run PHP files in Ubuntu

Here is a list of questions I've visited on AskUbuntu that are similar, but did not solve my problem: How to run a php file after installing LAMP in ubuntu 11.10? how to run php web application in ...
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Simple Netbeans Php Project displays 'The requested URL /PhpProject2/index.php was not found on this server' when run as 'Local Website'

I'm new to LAMP. I have followed Configuring the PHP Development Environment in Linux Ubuntu Tutorial and have two separate Netbeans projects with the same code in them: <!DOCTYPE html> ...
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Ubuntu server does not display any webpage in browser

Initially I was installing Wordpress on Ubuntu, it does not display Wordpress install page, so then I took it off of var/www/html and realize that Ubuntu does not display any web-page including the ...
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LAMP not finding directory

Disclaimer: I'm very new to ubuntu Previously, I used WAMP to setup my websites on localhost. Since I'm fully switching to ubuntu for dev I installed LAMP When I go to /localhost it confirms that ...
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/var/spool/postfix/etc/hosts is not sync with etc/host

/var/spool/postfix/etc/hosts is not sync with etc/host file. I am using nscd and editing hosts file through etc/hosts. If I delete /var/spool/postfix/etc/hosts, would it recreate itselft safely?
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How to stop the local port forwarding?

I was trying local port forwarding and I hit the following command: ssh -L 8080:www.ubuntuforums.org:80 <host> in order to see what will happen. Now, on my computer, when I hit ...
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root@localhost permission denied

I installed ssh in my Ubuntu 14.04. I followed a tutorial for generating ssh keys. I used following commands to set the keys. ssh-keygen -t rsa -P "" cat $HOME/.ssh/id_rsa.pub >> ...
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Installing Drupal 8 on a LAMP stack… 404 not found, alternate installation instructions?

I installed a LAMP stack, and followed instructions on how to install Drupal 8, but the page is 404 ing, there is either a problem with the steps, or how I followed them, and I am open to alternate ...
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Most of steps from LAMP>phpmyadmin are complete, yet localhost/phpmyadmin shows lots of code

I have installed and restarted and purged and re-installed everything 5 times over, edited .conf files, modified index.html, established htpasswd, etc... and I think I have most things ironed out, but ...
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Ubuntu Localhost login

I have a chromebook. I just installed Ubuntu xfce. I turned my computer off and turned it back on and when I tried to switch to Ubuntu I get the localhost login thing. I try to login and it says its ...
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Permission denied for root@localhost [duplicate]

I installed ssh on my laptop running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS when I open terminal and type "ssh localhost" it seems to work fine, I get the notice displayed and the last log in time. like below ...
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Create multiple aliases for localhost addresses on different ports

I have some webapps running on my localhost that I can access by my web browser at different ports. For example I have an IPython notebook server running on port 8888 (I can access it at ...
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localhost is slow

my wireless connection is still not working so I'm linked to my phone, which is way to slow for internet, but at least is good for replying at emails. Is true that I'm new to ubuntu but I'm trying to ...
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How to resolve my localhost in LAN under Ubuntu?

I have a website that running on localhost:8069 address. And I have network in network each and every system is Ubuntu 12.04 64bit Actually what can I do is My website that running on localhost:8069 ...
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PC visibility in local network

The thing is my pc with ubuntu installed is not visible in local network. I want to test web-app which is working on my pc (localhost:8000). From my phone destination is unreachable. Should i allow ...
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Why isn't my BIND configuration correct?

I'm new to all this and want to create a new zone called "example.net". I want this domain to be interlinked with my current virtual machine's IP address 192.168.1.4. When I run the command: sudo ...
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Installing wordpress on ubuntu 14.04LTS [duplicate]

I am trying to install wordpress locally. I tried the instructions described here. But when I point my browser to http://localhost/wordpress it turns to a 404 not found page.
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standart apache installation on localhost is not visible outside the localhost, right?

Iḿ new to ubuntu and install apache2 php and mysql with this instructions: enter link description here As far as i know from windows, default xampp installation for example runs only on localhost, ...
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How can I create Logical Loopback on Ubuntu? [closed]

How can I create a logical local loopback on Ubuntu 10.04 like the procedure here for a Juniper router. (Not talking about 127.0.0.1) Configure a Local Loopback Action To configure a local ...
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How to create localhost [closed]

I am trying to set up a temporary SMTP server to send an email. I am using python for this (smtplib.SMTP('localhost')) and getting a socket error. When I try wget localhost, I get a "failed: ...
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Disable listing of files apache2

I am running an apache2 server on Ubuntu 14.04 and and whenever I connect to localhost, it shows Index of / Name Last modified Size Description (files are stored in my /var/www/html) ...
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How do I stop default localhost virtualhost from directing to named virtual host?

So a little background info first: using PhpStorm IDE (actually not important but just relaying info) using Vagrant running an Ubuntu 14.04 box (use of Vagrant also not important) have main ...
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problem with localhost And 127.0.0.1 on ethernet network in ubuntu OS 14.04

I have two computers on my network and both are running Ubuntu. The server (192.168.61.150): When I enter in the browser address is http://localhost to my site loaded correctly. But when I write ...
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When accessing localhost I get a file browser rather than the “It works!”

I'm trying to deploy a set of html and php scripts which I've developed on another server, onto my laptop. I think I am pretty much at a default configuration setup, having never dealt with the ...
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how to change location of localhost? [closed]

I installed apache2, mysql, php and phpmyadmin . The root location is in /var/www now but i wanted to change it to something like /home/user/sites or something. In the other threads , the solution was ...
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Question about /etc/hosts and my DHCP-assigned address

While reading about Linux I got: You can view your system’s hostname simply by typing hostname with no argument. anupam@JAZZ:~$ hostname JAZZ then I found this: The special hostname ...
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127.0.0.1 and localhost not working

I have installed apache2 on my local machine (ubuntu 14.04). I am able to see this screen ("It Works!" screen) by using my network IP (xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx) but not using localhost or 127.0.0.1: Can ...
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Localhost Configuration

how to run php program, i have install Apache,mysql,phpmyadmin.I don't know to configure files and directories to run php project on local host. Please give me solution step by step.