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I can't connect localhost through ssh

I can't connect local machine in my 13.04, $ ssh localhost ssh: connect to host localhost port 22: Connection refused
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Not able to resolve localhost, but 127.0.0.1

I am able to visit 127.0.0.1. When visiting localhost, it is not able to resolve. Here is /etc/hosts 127.0.0.1 localhost # suppose to list all folder + files under /var/www, when visit ...
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Localhost 403-Forbidden Error

I have seen many threads about 403 - Forbidden problem, but my problem was not solved. I'm trying to open .php pages, but 403 - Forbidden appears. I've tied : sudo chown -R hamed /var/www/ sudo ...
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How to check what local server is installed in my machine?

How do I know if my machine (Ubuntu) is using some local server? Like wampp, xampp or lampp? And also how do I know my Ubuntu version something like that?
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Cannot access directory in /var/www/: Permission Denied

Forbidden You don't have permission to access /celsium/index.php on this server. The above text is shown when i try to access the directory made in /var/www. the directory is ...
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Cannot ping localhost after a half day of uptime

This just started like 4 or 5 days ago. I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 desktop, and after about 12 hours of uptime it seems the loopback device just stops working. If I do an ifconfig, it looks like it's ...
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Problem after removing Apache2

I've tried to remove Apache2 by : sudo apt-get remove apache2 Next : sudo apt-get autoremove After that, on http://localhost still appears following text : It works! This is the default web ...
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Ruby on Rails on ubuntu 13.04 using rvm

I am trying to get WEBrick to work rvm gemset list gemsets for ruby-1.8.7-p374 (found in /home/simon/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.8.7-p374) (default) global => simple_cms my gem list gem list *** ...
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How to temporarily override a DNS setting for a certain domain name to point to localhost?

I need ubuntu to use a certain domain name to point to a localhost address temporarily. How could I confgure for that ?
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How can I make my localhost server be available online? (Apache,PHP)

How can I make my localhost server be available online? (Apache,PHP) When I try to enter my IP address into the URL bar I get no result.
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Problems with permissions in apache Ubuntu 13.10

I have had some problems with setting up my localhost. I have been following this guide --> how-do-i-set-up-a-local-domain-name-in-apache-and-ubuntu But now I'm stuck my localhost only returns a 403 ...
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Error 503 - Varnish cache server

Note: This website won't let me post images or more than 2 links due to lack of points. The complete message is available with all the screenshots and all the links here. I'm on Windows 7, and I have ...
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error in displaying local wordpress website

i have installed wordpress correctly on my Xubuntu 12.04 and it works perfectly normal for my system, when i access the same on another system then it doesn't show the page UI properly, means there is ...
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Looking wepage trought localhost

I want to look my webpage saved on my computer but some js and ajax stuf doen't work, because it's not on server or something. I understand, that you are suposed to use localhost somehow. How can I ...
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.profile file not getting updated in Ubuntu 12.04, trouble installing mysql

I'm trying to install mysql in ubuntu to run ruby on rails. I was going through the tutorial at Lynda. I have successfully installed ruby, gem & rails. ruby -v ruby 1.8.7 (2011-06-30 patchlevel ...
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Video runs locally but not on apache 2 server

I have a simple html page in which i am running video using html5 tags, when i run that page using firefox it runs the page and video properly. But when i run this page by setting the apache server ...
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localhost subdomain wildcard

I'm trying to have *.localhost pointing at 127.0.0.1. I read this post which is quite recent and looks promising but dnsmasq can't bind port 53: * Starting DNS forwarder and DHCP server dnsmasq ...
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HTTP Status Code 500 Upon Accessing Localhost Project

I just installed LAMP on my Ubuntu and upon accessing a file which I am certain that is with valid syntax, I get the 500 internal error status code. I chmodded the directory for the projects ...
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VirtualHost In Localhost Is Not Accessible From Localhost When Offline, How To Fix It?

I am setting up my own local development web server, mainly for theme development. I've successfully setup LAMP in Ubuntu 13.04 64bit Desktop, apache works fine. The machine where LAMP is installed ...
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I cannot get the localhost webserver on firefox to display jpg or jpeg files

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Firefox. I cannot display jpg files when browser starts up. But if I click on ICON there is no problem. I am attaching a few screen shots. Am adding display from ...
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figure out either my root problem or my localhost problem

I have upgraded my Ubuntu from 13.04 to 13.10. Before this, when I signed in as a root, I can run my PHP script as the localhost and I can edit it without any problem. But since I've upgraded my ...
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I cant ping my domain from outside

I can't ping my domain from outside my vps. I tried in cmd.exe -> ping domain.com but I didnt get any answer. But when I try via putty console I can do it: ; <<>> DiG 9.8.1-P1 ...
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Localhost port aliased

I wanted to use /etc/hosts to define "aliases" for multiple services localhosted like: 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.0.1:8080 machin 127.0.0.1:8081 truc But it doesn't seem to work, surely because ...
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Sharing files and devices between 2 Linux machines

A couple of versions of Ubuntu ago, (guessing about 10.10, no later than 12.10) I used to open Nautilus, type in the local IP address of a Linux machine on my network, and it would pop open a box ...
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How to map a local Ubuntu Server in Windows 8.1?

I am currently running Ubuntu Server using Oracle's VirtualBox. I would like to map a network drive to my local Ubuntu Server in Windows 8.1. I can connect to my server using PuTTy just fine. I can ...
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Connect to locahost port failed

I'm trying to start Reddit clone local server using reddit install script on Ubuntu virtual machine. During the process I have this: $ nc -vz localhost 5672 $ nc: connect to localhost port 5672 (tcp) ...
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How to forward proxy ports on ubuntu

Pleas help me friends, i want to forward a local-host port from command line.i want to forward 127.0.0.1:8085 to 127.0.0.1:9666. i searched it everywhere but,i haven't proper answer yet.
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Dealing with alias hostname Ubuntu and Apache server

I have installed and have up and running Apache server on ubuntu 12.04 server. I also changed my /etc/hosts file and added an alias for my server. I'm hosting a site locally, I want to be able to use ...
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Not able to ssh to localhost

while setting up Hadoop in my Ubuntu 12.10 I am not able to ssh to localhost. hduser@tanmoy:~$ ssh -vvv localhost OpenSSH_6.0p1 Debian-3ubuntu1, OpenSSL 1.0.1c 10 May 2012 debug1: Reading ...
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does ubuntu not support wireless over a local domain?

Im running a ´high end Compaq with 13.10 I went offshore and the wifi connected and after 30 min disconnected and I have not been able to re connect. I have run my sudo network commands and my ...
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netbeans and php project - run project in local

I've created a little php project in netbeans 7.4. I have ubuntu 13.04 x64 and have mysql, apache, php installed on my machine, I have also checked wether apache works and when I run localhost on ...
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Forbidden - You don't have permission to access /bootstrap/ on this server

Hello i have a apache2 server installed in mi PC i can access the site localhost/RLAH but can't enter in other like /localhost/bootstrap my /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default file is this ...
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How can I access my local web server and its files?

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 and I installed LAMP in localhost (127.0.0.1). Everything works fine. But I don't know how to access the localhost server next time. I mean I will setup new package or firewall ...
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Locally hosted website inaccessible from remote machine

I have Ubuntu Server 12.04 set up on a laptop with a LAMP stack. I've loaded the appropriate directories with my webpage files and I've edited my DNS manager on GoDaddy so that my A record points to ...
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Connction to localhost:7373 refused using ATTO ConfigTool v4.1

I am battling a connection refused to localhost for a few days. I installed ATTO ConfigTool (used with their RAID controllers) v4.1 on the latest Ubunto. I ran all the updates. The ATTO Config Tool ...
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XAMPP doesn't work

I reinstalled XAMPP on my laptop from the terminal then i went to localhost on my browser and it asks my to choose the language to go when i choose English it doesn't respond at all it just refresh ...
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Installed Ubuntu Updates - Cannot access localhost

I have sites on a localhost in Ubuntu. After doing updates today, localhost now says: Oops! Google Chrome could not connect to 10.21.533.203 Help! Can I undo updates? Or is there a file to reconnect ...