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Mounted a windows file in ubuntu, can't access it through terminal

So I am 95% sure I mounted the drive(files) that I wanted from a Windows server to ubuntu. I followed the tutorial on http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/22518/how-to-mount-a-remote-folder-in-ubuntu/ and I ...
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Permissions not changing in Terminal [closed]

I have a web server and I'm trying to change the permissions to my var/www/home folder so that it'll show on the Internet. I have created the folder home into the folder var/www/ When I do ls -l ...
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Run multiple scripts using one script on boot?

I need help. I've tried several methods to get this to work. Basically, I home host a server on my PC, the problem is, I want it to be online when logged in as every user on the computer. It uses ...
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linux command to prevent dos attack by using netstat and iptables

I want to DROP more than 200 requests per ip to prevent ddos attack. this is command that i used to detect requests count per ip : netstat -alpn | grep :80 | awk '{print $5}' |awk -F: '{print ...
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Can ssh onto server using PuTTY, but not ssh from terminal

I have a very simple Ubuntu server with a couple of git repos on it, nothing special. At home I used a Windows PC, and use the PuTTY program to interact with the server. At work however I have a Mac, ...
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How to return to command line in 12.04 server

How do I return to the command line in Ubuntu 12.04 server when all there is, is a line with nothing but a flashing underscore on it. I typed a command wrong and it is stuck like this.
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How to find name of the virtual machine Ubuntu server is being hosted on?

Is it possible to find out what version and what type of virtual machine is my ubuntu server being hosted on its on a remote server?-Thanks in advance.
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How do I fix my internet on Ubuntu 12.04 server?

I have Ubuntu Server 12.04 installed with no GUI. I installed ownCloud and webmin a few months ago with no problem, so I know my internet used to work. The power went out while the PC was on one day 2 ...
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How can I list the hard drive and all it's partitions including size from terminal?

I have Ubuntu server 12.04 installed with no GUI. I would like to list my hard drive and it's partitions along with how big each partition is using the command line.
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Create a Screen session with a bash script using contab

I want a .jar file to run every time the server boots up (we're using a VPS), and so I've edited crontab using crontab -e and then adding @reboot bash /home/bash/startserver.sh. But I haven't even ...
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How can I encrypt my home folder after a Ubuntu Server 13.10 install?

I would like to know the command(s) to enable the encryption of my home directory after installing a Ubuntu Server with a release version of 13.10. Note: This is a Ubuntu Server install, not a ...
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Trigger a command in ubuntu/linux whenever a new file is created in a directory

How could I trigger a command in ubuntu/linux, whenever a new file is created in a directory by a Java webapp ? Usage/Context: I need to move a newly created file (created by java app), in a ...
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command line: How to give right to log in using ssh to user?

To learn some server management I just created a new Ubuntu 12.04 server. Since I only had a root account I created a new user with adduser kramer65. I now want to ssh into the server using that new ...
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Can't run screen due to “cannot open terminal '/dev/pts/1' - please check” error

To learn some server management I just created a new Ubuntu 12.04 server. Since I only had a root account I created a new user with adduser kramer65. I then switched to that user using su kramer65. I ...
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server version where do I go to from command line interface prompt (DOS-type screen) [closed]

help I am new to Linux/Ubuntu. I installed the server edition on a micro server instead of Windows home server as used on my other one. After 3 attempts it finally installed. However all I get at ...
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how download mails folder from command line?

I want to download mails (batch download) i have in the "sample" folder from my yahoo mail to local folder. any command-line client for downloading mails from mail? thanks
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How to reboot automatically and run terminal command(s) on startup?

So I run a Minecraft server on Ubuntu Desktop 12.04. It runs very well except every so often the computer does need a reboot, as it should considering it runs 24/7. I'm relatively new to Ubuntu ...
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accessing MySQL using terminal in Ubuntu 13.04

accessing phpmyadmin db from terminal now in ubuntu 13.04 i firstly installed mysql server with sudo apt-get install mysql-server mysql server version 5.5 now in terminal i can check if it is working ...
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How to install network drivers via terminal?

I have a PC with: 32GB RAM 1T harddisk 8 core cpu ubuntu server 12.04 I installed virtualbox and created four VMs. I think my mistake was I didn't leave any space for the host so I got "The ...
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How can i automatically execute a script after automatic boot?

I've recently opened a VPS running Ubuntu server 13.10 x86 (with no graphical desktop) in order to run a game server. Since it's a VPS there's a risk that the node may crash when I'm not watching. ...
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Drive auto mounting as read only (errors=remount-ro)

My system is auto-mounting as read only and I have no idea why. Output of fstab: cat /etc/fstab # /etc/fstab: static file system information. # # Use 'blkid' to print the universally unique ...
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Tried to disable GUI now neither GUI or TEXT loads

I am brand new to Ubuntu Server (or even having a server). I installed Ubuntu Server, installed a GUI using sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop so that I can check for other software graphically. ...
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Unable to Ping From Ubuntu Server 12.04 Terminal

I used mode_switch and was able to connect my 3G USB dongle with Internet, i am also able to download that data, but unfortunately i am not able to Ping any Website Any Suggestion ?? No pinging of ...
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No sound,Ubuntu server12.04

I have installed ubuntu server 12.04 on my computer. Today when I was trying to listening music,I found there was no sound. The player I used is mplayer. May be I didn't install sound driver but I ...
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Reboot a Server from Command Line?

How do I reboot a Ubuntu Server from the command line? sudo reboot now never seems to work for me. Because its a server, I don't have a window manager installed, so I can't do it from a GUI (which ...
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Sudo does not recognize my password anymore

The problem is happening on a remote server, so everything is done through ssh. I can login with my key, no problem here. I can change my password at will with passwd (which I believe shows that it's ...
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REMUSER by root

my server load stays constantly at 1.0 and above, there are a bunch of 9000's processes owed by root that take over the server with priority 20 and all of them have on the COMMAND column "remuser". ...
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Beginner in networking please help - file sharing

Hello I am new to Linux Ubuntu, I have a spare PC laying around and I wanted to make it a file/media sharing server. I cannot even figure out how to get Ubuntu to see my windows 8 pc nor can I get my ...
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want to access local ubuntu server to get files to hosting

I do have local ubantu server with files, I need to access those files and upload them to my website hosting. How can I do it? -thank you
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How can I run gcp without an X server?

I installed gcp because I often copy large directories from one place to another and I want to see a progress bar to know how long it will take, but this is running on a minimal server so I don't have ...
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Is there a way to access a live command shell for Ubuntu server online?

I have setup a LAMP server with ubuntu server that I plan to do some game hosting with. Right now I am using Webmin for remoting in to my server. One major problem with webmin however, is that you can ...
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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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What is the user interface design of Ubuntu Server? [closed]

Can someone explain to me the GUI and CLI of Ubuntu Server?
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Ubuntu server can't use Proxy

I am trying to connect to the internet via a Proxy server, but when I do add the lines Acquire::protocol::proxy "protocol://user:pass@hostname:port/"; etc. It doesn't make any difference. Since I use ...
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Installing pagekite/owncloud remote access on Ubuntu server 12.04

Does anyone know the commands to install pagekite on Ubuntu server 12.04. I already have the ssh and lamp dependencies installed. I am trying to access my owncloud server from anywhere. If anyone has ...
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Understanding results of nslookup

I'm looking at the nslookup command, and I couldn't exactly understand the results it shows. A sample output nslookup ubuntu.com Server: 192.168.0.1 Address: 192.168.0.1#53 Non-authoritative ...
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ssh command history and “autocomplete”

I need to work with ubuntu server remotely using ssh. I have only basic knowledge about linux administration, so it is difficult to work from shell. But any way... When I connected as root via ssh ...
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Install command not working

Does anyone know why this command isn't working for me, sudo dpkg -install webmin_1.620_all.deb it says, dpkg: error: unknown option - n I am following directions on this website: ...
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How to create scripts that create another scripts

I am writing an script that needs to generate another script that will be used to shutdown an appserver... This is how my code looks like: echo "STEP 8: CREATE STOP SCRIPT" stopScriptContent="echo ...
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Install Java on Ubuntu server (Parallels Plesk)

I want to install Java to my server so I can use PHP shell_exec to compile Java online. So I'm trying to install Java on my webserver (Ubuntu - Parallels Plesk). I logged in to the server with PuTTY ...
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No internet connection on Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS

I have an Ubuntu server and I cannot get Internet connection over this. The IP,subnet,gateway and the 2 DNS servers that I have been given is standard addresses that I must put into. I will give ...
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Trying to understand my first server set up

I am trying to set up my first server and stack. I spent a week trying to do it on a virtual machine but could never get the ports to forward correctly so today I just dedicated the full machine. I ...
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Using PuTTy to control server while port 22 is blocked

I can control my server command line using PuTTy on my home network (port 22). I can also do this remotely (port 22). Now the issue is that while I am at school, port 22 is blocked on the router so ...
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qla-tools on ubuntu server 12.04lts

anyone got this working on the new LTS 12.04. Mine installs using "apt-get install qla-tools" but when i execute I get the root@q-db04:/home/systems# ql-hba-snapshot Only Kernel version 2.6 and ...
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What is the path and command of mounted folder when I “connect to server”?

I am trying mount a remote machine filesystem to my local machine. The remote machine is a computation cluster which has two file systems. I have space on both file systems and I have a link on my ...
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Grep Regex match not returning result as expected

I have several Ubuntu servers and there is some behavior that has me curious. On any newly installed machine (Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 LTS), if I run: echo "testbla123" | grep -P -o [0-9]* This will ...
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How to see all directories from remote?

I am on Ubuntu 12.04 server, after I login as sudoer from remote, I try to see all directories with ls command nut nothing happens. I can switch to the home directory by using cd /home and I see ...
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Terminal error: i2c i2c-0 sendbytes error -110

I am currently using a clean installation of Ubuntu Server 12.04 AMD64 and I keep getting errors popping up saying: [ xxx.xxxx ] i2c i2c-0: sendbytes: error -110 where x is the seconds the ...
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Can't copy file (I/O error) Ubuntu Server

I'm running Ubuntu Server 12.04, and basically found out that a couple of files aren't behaving like they should. The file name is r.-1.-1.mca, and I've tried using this terminal command sudo cp ...
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Port forward in terminal only

I have an old Ubuntu server (13.04), and want to open a port for this online game server style software for a mate. I need a port open, and to tell it that port (I know how to tell the game that ...