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Installing AMD drivers - dkpg error

I am pretty noob on linux and this is probably a very simple error but I can't fix it. I am trying to install AMD drivers for my card on Ubuntu server 14.04 (for a ethereum miner). I followed this ...
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Redirecting url to custom directory

I have a URL https://facebook.****.in, set up to point at a directory /var/www/html/facebook_app. the virtual hosts file for this is /etc/apache2/sites-available/facebook.****.in.conf. I would like ...
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Ubuntu Desktop 15.04 Installing openssh-server : missing dependencies

I recently installed Ubuntu Desktop 15.04 in a VM. I chose this version as opposed to using the Server image just to have a pretty GUI to click. Upon checking, there isn't an SSH server installed ...
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GRUB - Can't install bootloader on Fujitsu Primergy TX150 S6

I own a (quite old, i know) server that i planned to use for local FTP/SSH/SMB... the usual. The setup goes well, the MegaRaid controller is detected ( i don't need RAID, none of the information ...
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Is there an easy to use, simple FTP server for Ubuntu server

For the past couple of hours I've been meddling around with vsftpd and pro-ftpd and Apache (for WebDav) and I find that there is not one program which can simply be run from the cmd and automatically ...
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mysql server start failed

I am running ubuntu server. When I tried to login to mysql(which was running),I got the following error ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/...
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How can I set a second network interface in ubuntu 16.04?

I'm new into networks administration and I'm having some problems... I'm trying to configure my networks in ubuntu 16.04. The idea is to configure two networks through the same ethernet cable. One of ...
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Ubuntu server 16.04 User process - hidepip by default?

I have installed ubuntu server 16.04 and looks like that I have a new behavior that I haven't in previous ubuntu versions, now the new system users can't see other users running processes, is this a ...
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How to start VirtualBox as UI?

I currently do startx which starts openbox and then in the terminal I write virtualbox and then start my virtual machine. Sometimes I don't need the OpenBox environment. I need only the virtual ...
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why HTTP proxy can't be used?

My home internet connection is via pppoe, an Apache2 server is installed on VPS 114.114.114.114. Contents of /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default.conf on VPS 114.114.114.114 . <VirtualHost *:...
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interface naming on server 16.04.1

I attempted a fresh install of 16.04.1 on a server that had been running 14.04.1 This x64 and the box has a half height intel pro1000 and an intel pro1000 on the motherboard. I can successfully ...
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mail-in-a-box versus sendmail?

What are some of the considerations for selecting between Sendmail and Mail-in-a-Box? Mail-in-a-Box wins on the marketing: What is it? Mail-in-a-Box lets you become your own mail service ...
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Ubuntu web server: ftp connection timeout

To enable ftp service recently I have installed vsftpd using this instructions in my ubuntu web server. But I'm still unable to access my server directory using ftp. I don't know what to do or what's ...
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apt-proxy not working for ubuntu 16.04

After upgrading client machine from Ubuntu 14.04 to Ubuntu 16.04, They are unable to connect & fetch updates & package installation from apt-proxy machine. Please find attached . Please reply ...
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error while using enable-secure-admin

I'm trying to install glassfish on a server (I also installed Java) but I got this error: Remote server does not listen for requests on [localhost:4848]. Is the server up? No such local command: ...
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How to redirect ssh logins to server's Docker containers

I'm planning a server for the students studying Linux and have some rules for this. All students will get the same server domain/port for SSH, and each own username/password(normal privilege). 4 ...
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How to fix dangling symlink error

I am trying to install transmission on my ubuntu 14.04 server and I am unsure whether to skip this part or not. I am trying to give permissions to a folder with sudo chmod -R 770 /etc/transmission-...
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Windows cannot access Samba server

I have an Ubuntu server, wheatley, and I'm trying to set up Samba on it for personal use on my home network. The goal is to have a Windows 8.1 computer, GLaDOS, with a drive mapped to it. I am new to ...
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Preparing a DevBox with Ubuntu Server to interface with a windows 8 Machine

I am well aware of the fact that this question may have been asked too many times than a few, however, with some of the tutorials I gotten hold of to read through coupled with answers from similar ...
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Ubuntu and squid first world problems

Due to circumstances I won't get into, I have had to reinstall my squid box. I'm sure I've followed the same Ubuntu guide to set it up again (https://help.ubuntu.com/lts/serverguide/squid.html). ...
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gcloud usage 101 for ssh

How do I install and use gcloud? In the context of: Connecting to Linux Instances This guide shows you how to connect to Linux instances using common SSH tools on Linux, OSX, and Windows ...
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How to automatically connect OpenConnect VPN when the connection closes?

I need to use a third party web service which is accessible only through Cisco AnyConnect VPN. I'm using OpenConnect on Ubuntu to connect to this VPN using host, username, and password. However, ...
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How to turn off screen (headless installation)

How can I turn off screen? None of the answers here helped me. I tried sudo vbetool dpms off but that failed silently and the screen remained on. This is a headless Ubuntu server installation on a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS server port forwarding

I have isc-dhcp-server installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server. I also have a vonage phone and HP printer. When connected to my server they receive IP addresses but they cannot communicate with their ...
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VSFTPD file permission help for a newbie

I'm putting together a VPS to host a game server for me and a few friends that is running Ubuntu 16.04 server edition. Right now I'm trying to configure VSFTPD to allow us to upload any files we need ...
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When will Landscape be available for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

I wanted to install Landscape on my Ubuntu 16.04 LTS server, just to found out it isn't supported yet. I looked around on the www but didn't find an ETA. Only a reference that it should be released ...
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VirtualBox Lab & IPtables rules

I want to create this lab to apply the rules of iptables on the network,how I selected IP addresses for each interface and each sub-networks to create this lab please help me enter image description ...
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Running Scripts at Startup

I'm trying to run a few scripts (MongoDB and Leanote) at startup but am running into a bit of difficulty. I have a file named leanote in: /etc/init.d/leanote.sh I also ran: update-rc.d leanote.sh ...
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Deploy web application to local juju enviroment

I am new to juju. So far i have installed juju and configure in local Ubuntu server. I have web application and i want to deploy this web app into juju server. I read more articles but they said crate ...
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cannot connect to MYSQL server through phpmyadmin

This is my phpmyadmin login page. I am using Ubuntu 16.04 . I am using the XAMPP server. Apache and php server are working fine ,but I cannot access the phpmyadmin. When I use sudo /opt/lampp/lampp ...
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juju server relation hook files are not running?

Hi This question based one this link.How do I add a relationship between two charms to pass information between them? want to add relation to two charms.First one is server charm and other one is ...
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How to setup a server for my application for cloud computing?

Requirement: I am the developer of a software which can do enormous number crunching. The number crunching software should be installed on the server. I have a client side application which ...
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What is the difference between vagrant and juju?

Are they both solving the same problem? Or are they for two different sets of problems? If so for what i it better to use vagrant, and for what better to use juju?
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How to start, stop and restart rtorrent?

I just installed rtorrent on my Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTE machine via apt-get. How do I start | stop | restart the service?
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Error nbd-server.allow no such file or directory [on hold]

When I try to login in a client the server logs record this: tail -f /var/log/syslog nbd-server[2263]: Can't open authorization file /etc/ltsp/nbd-server.allow (No such file or directory).
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Recover Server from recovery mode(firewall closes ports)

My server( Ubuntu 14.04 - Plesk - RAID1 ) is now in normal mode. Almost all ports disabled by firewall as plesk port 8443, so plesk login panel is not opening. Also Website is not opening. ...
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Driver hp raid controller b120i

I have a problem with a installation of ubuntu 12.04 server on HP SL4540 with raid controller b120i. Ubuntu during installation does not recognize the raid controller, and displays the disk separately....
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What is the universal way to write an Ubuntu ISO image on a USB stick? [closed]

This is the third time I've tried to install Ubuntu Server 14.04.03 64-bit on the same laptop, and each time it caused different problems! Each time I wrote the same iso image to a USB flash drive by ...
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SSH: Can connect locally but not “remotely”

A bit of background: I'm a ubuntu user for almost a year now. I had an old box lying around and decided to put it to some use. The first thing I wanted to do was set up SSH so that I can place it in a ...
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Ubuntu 16 server edition 32bit: Can't ping internet, but can ping LAN

Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 32bit Server Edition Computer: Intel Pentium 4 /2.4Ghz 32bit WirelessNetwork Card: Realtek Chipset/ TPLINK wireless N PCI adapter I'm new to Linux and Ubuntu. I have been ...
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Having trouble in installing and removing mysql in ubuntu

I have trouble in installing or removing the partly installed mysql-server-5.6 in ubuntu15.04. The error I am getting was sudo apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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How to start mysqld through mysqld_safe

Specifications: MySQL Server version: 5.5.43-0ubuntu0.14.04.1 (Ubuntu) Ubuntu-Server 14.04 LTS Default MySQL-Config-File Question: Even after spending a long time I can not figure out why I can ...
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Ubuntu Server Randomly Dropping to BusyBox on Boot

It seems everytime I attempt to update/upgrade packages, the next boot drops to BusyBox. Sometimes it just randomly drops to BusyBox on restart. I can easily get out of BusyBox by running fsck and ...
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Can't Get Ubuntu Desktop Working on Ubuntu Server [Stuck With Guest Account]

I've tried multiple re-installs and I've tried Ubuntu 15.10 64 bit and 14.04 64 bit. I always end up with a login screen with only a guest account. The steps I take: login as root sudo apt-get ...
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How do I use MAAS and Juju with an existing DHCP server?

I found some information about installing ubuntu with MaaS and JuJu, and I would like to try it out however I am not finding any information on how to take in to account a DHCP server already in the ...
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“antispam plugin not configured”

I'm trying to get the dovecot-antispam plugin working on a 15.10 server (I can't dist-upgrade, it's on a vps) and I'm getting the error message of anti spam plugin not configured when trying to move ...
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Auto Shutdown For Media server

First off I'm very new to Linux. I'm using Ubuntu as my base OS for Emby. What I'm trying to do is find a way to auto shutdown the server when not in use. I've been looking around good for the past ...
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can't access SAMBA shares on UBUNTU-server from other computers

Installed UBUNTU-server 12.04 and configured /etc/samba/smb.conf as: #======================= Global Settings ======================= [global] workgroup = HEMMA server string = %h server (Samba, ...
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403 Forbidden on virtual host with mod_rewrite

I managed to install virtual host on LAMP server and created the config file /etc/apache2/sites-available/site.com.conf <Directory /home/ihab/Workspace/Webdev/site.com/public_html> ...
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Problem with Coovachilli and Routing

I have network like this: My Net Diagram I wanna deploy captive portal on my private VLANs. The local ip address of Ubuntu server is 192.168.100.1 on eth1 and ip address of L3 switch gateway is ...