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basic security tools and packages that should be installed on a public facing web server

I'm a newbie in this world and I do not have a lot of knowledge about how security works on Linux systems. I recently created a droplet on DigitalOcean with Ubuntu 13 and I've been setting it up by ...
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Make a Ubuntu Server ready for takeoff as a webserver

What are the necessary steps to make an ubuntu server ready for productive operation as a webserver? I've assumed that the server distro of ubuntu doesn't have to be further tweaked to make it ready ...
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Ubuntu EC2 memory usage issue-High disk usage by log files.

I am new to ubuntu and I had deployed my application code(Ruby on Rails) on Amazon Ec2 instance which is 32 bit medium instance a couple of months ago. Now I have installed Nginx and thin server on ...
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Nginx failing to reload - how to track down why?

Hi I've had my Nginx server running great on Ubuntu server 12.04 for a while. I've been gradually bolting on various bits, and got as far as optimising load times on my wordpress page. After making ...
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95 views

Nginx and pagespeed installation issues in ubuntu

I have put my app (implemented a website with the help of angularjs) on amazon EC2 and have installed nginx and thin on it I am having issues with angularjs with respect to performance. So I decide ...
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157 views

Nginx: unknown directive “uwsgi_param” in /etc/nginx/uwsgi_params:1

Using this deployment tutorial, I'm trying to get an Ubuntu 12.04 server up and running with Flask, uWSGI and Nginx. I now have trouble getting Nginx to run. When I try to (re)start nginx it simply ...
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can't connect to BigBlueButton from external address

I installed a bigbluebutton server ver 0.81. When i set ip using sudo bbb-conf --setip 192.168.0.190 It's the local ip address and it work fine. but when i switch to my external static IP: sudo ...
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Virtualbox nginx service won't start on startup, but can be activated through terminal

My normal OS is Windows 7 64-bit, but I'm running VirtualBox with the latests release of Ubuntu installed. I'm trying to use the VM as my web server as developing a Rails application on a Windows box ...
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1answer
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Mysql died and won't start

I am working on Ubuntu 12.10 server with nginx, mysql and unicorn installed. There is something wrong with Mysql and has stopped working. Log message from /var/log/mysql/error.log Attempting ...
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Create new domain tools or script?

I'm new to *nix, Ubuntu, and nginx and so far it's a lot of fun playing around with new technology. However, after following tutorials on how to setup a new domain (server block) I can see how this ...
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591 views

Unable to add subdomains with nginx server

I have nginx running on my server and I'm trying to set up a sub domain in the server. Once I tried and it worked without any problem. This is the tutorial I followed I have subdomains such as this ...
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Nginx processes have disappeared - why?

I've been following the arts technica web served series which has been great at teaching me how to get an Nginx server established on a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 server. I'm having a few problems however. ...
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231 views

How many Nginx processes should there be?

Just installing Nginx on a fresh ubuntu server 12.04. ps -e | grep nginx at first returned nothing so i ran nginxwhich appeared to get things started. Running ps -e | grep nginx now returns a ...
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Restarting Ubuntu Server 13.10 Breaks nginx & SSH

I am wondering what might be causing this. Any ideas would be super helpful. I have a little MicroPC in my room running Ubuntu Server 13.10. It's all setup, but here is what I have to do if I have ...
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1answer
221 views

Building nginx on Ubuntu with cache_purge module - help?

I have been trying to rebuild nginx with cache_purge module from http://labs.frickle.com/. I did the following and somehow the new build doesn't seem to include the module. Here is what I did: ...
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How to manage sqlite database with ubuntu server 12.04

I have installed php and sqlite in my Ubuntu server running nginx. I'm in doubt in how I should manage the SQL database. How should I install something like phpmyadmin that would work in these ...
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My server is making me download the code instead of running it

I am running an ubuntu server 12.04 but unfortunately I am not being able to make the interpreter run the code exactly. I am using nginx encrypted lvm and here is the conf.d (main part): server { ...
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1answer
254 views

Problem with uploading files with filezilla

I'm running a nginx server on ubuntu server 12.04.3 LTS but unfortunately I'm not being able to upload files with filezilla to it. I am able to open and browse the machine with filezilla but whenever ...
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186 views

Trying to access my ubuntu server via a domain name registered via godaddy

I am trying to host my own web server. So I registered a domain name example.com via godaddy. I have an A record of example.com pointing to 12.34.56.78 (my wan IP address). I have nginx setup on ...
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55 views

LEMP Stack on Ubuntu Server 13.04 not parsing PHP Switch Statement Properly

On my Ubuntu 12.04 Server LTS on nginx 1.1.19, the following PHP code works properly: switch($_SESSION['user']['permissions']) { case 9: echo "Super Admin Privileges"; ...
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803 views

Nginx: Cant see index html

I use Ubuntu 13.10 + nginx (from repos), but I have one problem: I cant see in browser my local index.hmtl (with help nginx). Install: sudo apt-get install nginx Make dirs for my static files ...
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Ubuntu server and services

I've been using Linux+Plesk Virtual Server as a web server for a while, but I want to give a try on doing it manually, so my question is: I'll have a server which is: 80GB HDD, 4GB RAM, 1TB Bandwith, ...
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681 views

nginx on Ubuntu Server in VirtualBox on Windows 7, how to access localhost:8080

I have nginx running on Ubuntu Server (guest) in VirtualBox on Windows 7 (host) I need to access the nginx webserver's localhost. I'm assuming there's no way to do this directly from Ubuntu Server's ...
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1answer
301 views

Run Sickbeard behind NGINX

I've been at this for so long now, trying to get my sickbeard to run behind nginx and having no luck at all, excuse my noobness. Here's what I've tried. I have sickbeard installed in[b] ...
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1answer
758 views

Setting up websites with Ubuntu 13.04 server and Nginx

I'm trying to setup 2 websites on my server ---> A_website and B_website I don't have a domain name registered and I just want to use the site privately so I'll be accessing it via the static IP ...
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37 views

LEMP configuration

Is there a (paid?) service provider willing to remotely configure LEMP server? I have spent days researching, to no avail. The issues I am confronting are: a) my experience with CLI dates back to DOS ...
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1answer
232 views

kworker blocking port 80 after update

After an update and reboot, my file server doesnt work as expected anymore - port 80 gets blocked right away by a process kworker, making it impossible for nginx to use it. :~# ps aux | grep kworker ...
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1answer
61 views

Access to the site without a port

My nginx listen on port 33333 listen 33333; in /etc/nginx/sites-available/ I have: server { listen 33333; server_name domain.com www.domain.com; My website work only If I run: ...
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413 views

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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163 views

Ubuntu 12.04 server stops responding after some time

My Ubuntu virtual server always stops responding after being online for several hours. It isn't pingable, SSH, FTP, NGINX, etc stop responding. However, when I login with with my VNC client, after it ...
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288 views

NginX access configuration

I'm using ubuntu x64 server with nginx as webserver. In my company, we configured intranet (local) dns server so that, when you enter domain1.com, it goes directly into defined LAN ip adress. We ...
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Setting up Mail server on Ubuntu 12.04.2 Server

Based on this article http://iain.it/linux/how-to-install-php-fpm-and-nginx-on-ubuntu-12-04 I've built my LEMP web server. I need one more function to work: mail. It's production server and I can't ...
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143 views

What is wrong my nginx install script? (Ubuntu Server 12.10)

I am trying to write a script to install, configure, an init nginx on ubuntu server. I have installed zlib, openssl, pcre, and other supporting libs, as well as run apt-get update. I have tried ...
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How to set-up Nginx correctly? “Welcome to nginx” is not displayed

I installed Nginx on my Ubuntu Server 12.10 using this instructions https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/how-to-install-nginx-on-ubuntu-12-04-lts-precise-pangolin , the Nginx was installed ...
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1answer
227 views

Can Ubuntu Server be run through Ubuntu Desktop

I have both Ubuntu Server and Ubuntu Desktop on a hard drive. But I was wondering if there is a way to have the server running while I am on the Desktop version? Does this make sense?
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How can I find out how nginx was “./configure”d for Ubuntu?

nginx is my web server of choice. It doesn't provide loadable module support as of yest, therefore everything has to be compiled and linked into the final binary. How can I find out which ...
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1answer
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Can't pass PCI scans for vulnerability compliance SSL_OP_DONT_INSERT_EMPTY_FRAGMENTS

I'm trying to pass a pci scan, I'm on Ubuntu 12.04 lts server and Nginx. I've tried everything I know and did a lot of research... apparently seems that need to disable a setting in OpenSSL which I ...
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1answer
232 views

+30 sites using 1gb ram on nginx

I have a LEMP setup (Ubuntu 12.04, Nginx, Mysql, PHP 5.3 and APC) and I have 30 sites hosted on it. They all are wordpress sites. It uses about 1GB RAM. Is this normal? I thought nginx would use less ...
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1answer
92 views

Starting LEMP server at startup

Based on this blog post I've installed LEMP server. Is there any easy way to add this web server: PHP-FPM, Nginx, MySQL into startup applications list?
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1answer
378 views

check what process was causing the problem of high cpu load

I'm running nginx wordpress server in KVM using 12.04 server x86. It was running very well about 4 month until 2 hours ago. I found that my website is down and no ping response. Virt-manager logged ...
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749 views

apache + nginx(for only one subdomain)

I have a nice little Server with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with Apache controlled by plesk. Now I've installed nginx for my Gitlab subdomain. But now nginx wants to control all. How can I configure the nginx ...
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643 views

How can I upgrade nginx after adding ppa:nginx/development?

I've installed nginx via the ppa stable repository via  add-apt-repository ppa:nginx apt-get install nginx which adds the stable release. But now I'd like to switch to the development ...
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1answer
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nginx testing with ab not working with high number of concurrent connections

I have installed nginx and php-fpm on a 64-bit Ubuntu Server 11.10. The server works fine but I am trying to test the server (using ab) with 10,000 concurrent connections. When I try it I get socket: ...
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PHP-FPM Constantly Restarting Pools - Zombie's Everywhere!

Ok so after a recent incident in which I ran "chown -R root:root" on my entire /var directory on accident (XO.. I know...) I've been dealing with php-fpm issues. I've tried fixing permissions in a ...
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1answer
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Crashed my server, how do I find out what happened?

From a remote machine, I ran 100 concurrent requests against my Ubuntu VPS ab -n 100 -c 100 http://... And, as I suspected, the server "crashed". I can still ping it, and it responds very quickly ...
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1answer
1k views

php5-fpm incomplete install - no config file

I've set up a server with Ubuntu 11.04 and Nginx+PHP-FPM+Varnish+APC+MySQL+Memcached+WordPress. Everything runs pretty nice, but there is a tiny problem with the PHP-FPM service. Install goes OK after ...
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1answer
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How to set up PHP with Nginx, APC and PostgreSQL?

I use Ubuntu Server 10.10 and I would like to set up a web server environment with NginX, PHP 5.3.3, PostgreSQL and preferably APC and PHP Suhosin. I have already set up PostgreSQL with apt-get ...