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libssp.so.0 problem apt

I'm trying to execute any kind of apt-get update (or install ..). every operation brokes on this: I've tried to autoremove packages, clean, -f, dist-upgrade - all unsuccessful ubuntu server 12....
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What Are Steps To Install MySQL?

To my downloads directory, I have unpacked the MySQL-server-5.6.11-2.linux_glibc2.5.i386.rpm. There is now a /usr directory with /bin, /lib, /sbin, and /share within the /usr. There is also a /etc ...
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Permission problems with LVM

When fiddling with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) server installed with LVM enabled, I accidentally tried to copy a 100 GB LVM file to an .iso file using the dd command into a 20 GB LVM....
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Added second network adapter and can't get a connection from ether

I have since dropped the second Ethernet adapter totally. I still couldn't get it to work so I reinstalled ubuntu (was working with a fresh install anyway) The adapter worked fine to begin. Then I ...
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Heartbeat ubuntu server 12.04 is not assigning virtual ip?

I have two nfs servers and I have configured heartbeat on my both servers but when I started heartbeat it do not aign virtual ip to my servers nfs-server-1 (eth0 172.16.203.20) nfs-server-2 (eth0 172....
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Ubuntu Server changing Monitor from DVI to VGA

i have a little problem with my Ubuntu Server 12.04. I installed it yesterday with a DVI monitor connected. With the DVI Monitor, everything works fine. But when I try to connect it with an other ...
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How to request if some of the package is out of date

Ubuntu is famous for it's updated software package, but sometimes the package is out of date. For eg:http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=zabbix-server-mysql, the version is 1.8.x which is ...
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Proper way to change terminal resolution in Ubuntu Server 13.04? [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu Server 13.04 in a VMware VM running only in command-line mode (i.e. no GUI). It defaults to a 640x480 screen resolution, but I'd like to increase that to either 800x600 or 1024x768. ...
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Access to Apache Subdomains externally

I just recently configured a localhost subdomain on my Apache web server. domain: hjm.im subdomain: blog.hjm.im It is working correctly from on my server (which makes sense), but how can I get ...
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How to Automatically synchronize phpmyadmin on two lampservers?

My setup for my website is that i have a load balancer server, and two lamp servers and on the two lamp servers i have phpmyadmin installed. I have synced the two lamp servers /var/www folders with ...
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migrate git repositories

I have an old laptop IBM Z61t as my git server. I want to upgrade my laptop server to a desktop server(the laptop server will not use anymore). how could I setup and migrate the git repositories to ...
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Why is the command in /etc/rc.local not executed during startup?

I have a single command in my /etc/rc.local script that is supposed to start the update daemon for Tiny Tiny RSS during startup, but the script is not executed during startup. Why? The entire /etc/rc....
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how do I change my default country? [closed]

I've been using Ubuntu for about 3 months and my computer for some random reason wants to believe that I live in Haiti when in reality I live in the us, this problem has caused me not to be able to ...
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How to install bnetd in Lubuntu from command line?

I am trying to install bnetd on lubuntu and i got error compiling it (I have never compiled anything yet) I execute this at the terminal: loading cache ./config.cache checking host system type... ...
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Black screen installing ubuntu server 12.04 64 bit [duplicate]

I am trying to install ubuntu server 12.04 64 bit via USB external hard drive. My processor does not have integrated graphics (Intel Xeon E3 1230 V2) so I am forced to use a cheapo graphics card (...
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Making websites visible to outside networks with Ubuntu Server 12.04

I am a new Ubuntu Server user, and I need some assistance in setting it up. I am using Ubuntu Server 12.04 64-bit. This is my main question: How can I set up Ubuntu Server to host a website that is ...
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I cant upgrade anything

I will give a bit of a back story to how I got this issue, The first issue I has was I have a full /boot disk and could not do anything. I moved some of the unused config files to another disk and ...
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Maintained UPnP server on 13.04?

I'm looking to create a UPnP server on my 13.04 server installation. I've done some searching and installing but nothing seems to fit the criteria for me. I'm just wondering if there are any still ...
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Accidentally ran “sudo chmod a+rx ~”

I accidentally ran sudo chmod a+rx ~ on the system root rather than sudo chmod a+rx myfolder... I ran sudo chmod -R a+rX myfolder/public_html then accidentally ran sudo chmod a+rx ~ instead of ...
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SSH connection refused when connecting remotly

I set up my Ubuntu server and it can connect to itself when running ssh localhost. However, when I run Putty on windows 8 I get a "connection refused" error. I have, to the best of my ability: ...
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Reconnecting to Drobo over iSCSI after server reboot

I have an iSCSI attached Drobo hooked up to a server that I use to put backups on. I connect to the Drobo using a command like: sudo iscsiadm -m node --login then I find what device is new in /...
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Is there a default limit to the amount of memory a process may use?

Running 64-bit Matlab 7.12 on a 64-bit 10.04 Ubuntu Server. When I try run a big problem that should need 46GB of memory (the server has 72GB of Memory and plenty of swap space), the experimental ...
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Setting up Ubuntu web server?

I've just purchased a cloud VPS and installed Ubuntu Server 13.04 on it and that is pretty much all of my Linux knowledge. Can someone point me to the best up to date tutorial on setting up Ubuntu ...
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Linux Server and LAMP basic questions

I am pretty new to the Linux environment. I have been asked to setup a Linux server and LAMP. I do have a background on network and windows server admin, however when it gets to Linux servers, I don't ...
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Ubuntu cloud with four servers

I searched a lot about this question before ask, sorry for the title being so short and generic at the same time, but my problem is more related to a merge from a noob and expertise. I have 4 (four) ...
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no upper right icons with Ubuntu 12.10 and lightdm

I have a Ubuntu 12.10 server running in which I have installed lightdm. Now lightdm can boot and I can log in, but when I see the screen, I don't see ANY top right icon. So I cannot logout I cannot do ...
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Why is rc.local in /etc, should it be owned by root, and when is it run?

My understanding of rc.local, based on a quick Google search, is that I can put some bash in it which will be run at the beginning of [something] (what, user login, system start up?). The rc.local in ...
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Could not resolve hostname

I am trying to login to a server using ssh and the console. I have the Ubuntu Raring Ringtail. I get the could not resolve hostname prompt a couple of times and then after some attempts it just works. ...
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Recommended testing tools to test MySQL performance?

What is the recommended tool(s) for testing the performance of MySQL 5.5 (innodb) under Ubuntu 12.04? We have purchased a new multi-cpu multi-core server to replace our current MySQL dual-core server....
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How do I password protect my webservers document root?

I have installed LAMP using tasksel and it is for a development system. I was wondering if I could password protect the folder /var/www/ and when someone goes to developmentservername.mydomain.com, I ...
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disk space lacking

My Ubuntu partition was working on 50gb . However, even-though I had not used much of the memory, I was still getting messages saying the disk space is low. I increased the partition, but am still ...
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How to populate configuration files over a lot of servers?

I have configuration files at my home directory (.bashrc, .gitignore, etc.). When I find something helpful for me I add this information into this files. But also I have access via ssh to different ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.10 3g modem connection established but not used

Our server has LAN (DHCP) connection to Internal Network and 3G (via USB dongle) to the Internet. The Internet access should not be exposed to internal network and vice versa. To be able use 3G modem ...
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X forwarding from Ubuntu Server Ed to Windows 7

The Goal: I would like to open a program from my ubuntu server in my windows 7 desktop. Steps Taken: Putty > SSH > X11 check 'enable port forwarding' I have started VNC Viewer in listening mode ...
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Access to Ubuntu Server 12.04 with Ubuntu Workstation 12.04

I recently installed Ubuntu Server 12.04. I gave the server a static IP address. I now installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a workstation. I can connect to it via the terminal but I cannot add any folders to the ...
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Create folders in remote server after ssh login using commands

I need to create folders on the remote server, i try to ssh to the server and then create folders. The logs display that the ssh is successful but it stops after that and the screen stays at the home ...
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How to verify if a reboot was due to power outage?

We've had problems with tripping a breaker and I think we just did it again, but I need to confirm that 1 of our boxes rebooted due to a power outage and not for another mundane reason. I have ...
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Ubuntu server 13.04 - network balancing software help

I have ubuntu 13.04 server on my media server. Installed for software I have Deluge, Deluge WebUI, Webmin and BlindDNS... what I would like to do is find kind of software that will take and basicly ...
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Is there any YUM to APT-GET tool?

I have a big source code where it wants to install everything where shown of YUM (Fedora, CentOS, Red hat package manager). Example: $ yum install bzip2 cpio curl curl-devel fileutils gettext-devel ...
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Cancel SSH Session to Server

I use SSH to manage a server on my local network. ssh username@192.168.1.210 Which works great. When I am finished in the server I normally just X out the command line window which fires a prompt ...
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Where do ltsp user accounts need to reside?

I've looked at the fan club ltsp install articles, but I cannot tell if the user accounts for my ltsp users need to reside only on the ltsp image. I believe that is the case, and I've added them ...
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Remotely control Ubuntu server from Ubuntu laptop over my phones wifi hotspot?

I need to be able to control my home Ubuntu server while im at work using my Ubuntu laptop over my phone's wifi hotspot. Speed isn't an issue, it's the same as my home DSL. Ive been using Chrome ...
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Which software should I add to Ubuntu Server 13.04 to host media files and stream them to my WD TV Live

I am new to Ubuntu Server and would like to use it to host media files and download new media files and stream them to my Western Digital TV Live Media Player. While installing Ubuntu Server 13.04, I ...
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Whay apache2 does not process PHP files?

I have installed Apache server using TaskSel from Synaptic package manager. I did the following: sudo a2enmod php5 Module php5 already enabled sudo a2enmod userdir Module userdir already enabled ...
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Can't login to VPS with newly created account via ssh

Recently I've bought a VPS Server. I decided to install Ubuntu on it. I want to set up a git server on it but I have problem. I've read I should create new account for this purpose. I've already ...
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Cannot access my Ubuntu server on my local network, can remotely

My ubuntu web server was working fine yesterday, But I tried to login via SSH today and it would not connect. I also cannot view my website by typing in the local IP address and I get no response from ...
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Can't connect to mySQL server which is running

I installed the latest mySQL Ubuntu distribution on my Ubuntu 13.04. The installation of the localhost server was succesfull and was working fine for a while. After creating a couple models (with no ...
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How do i remove the apache2-default page in ubuntu

I need to remove the apache2-default page so i can add my website in ubuntu server! wqkb.com is my website. i need to put the index.html page where apache2-default page is
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Something is closing port 443?

I have Ubuntu 12.04 Server installed and serving a Ruby on Rails app with Apache and Passenger. I'm using iptables to control traffic. Yesterday, I setup Apache to use SSL for the site. After setting ...
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Ubuntu server as an internet server

How can I configure an Ubuntu server installation to provide internet access to private network, such that machines on the private network can access the internet through the Ubuntu server? The ...