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MAAS node refuses IP address assigned to it by DHCP

I am trying to configure MAAS and Juju in a test environment. My MAAS region and cluster controllers are on a single machine with two NICs. eth1 is connected to a LAN with internet access; IP is ...
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Second network interface fails to start: pre-start killed by TERM

Running Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 LTS on our VMWare cluster. After adding a second nic I face the following problems. When booting not both interfaces are coming up only one of them and the weird thing ...
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SSH Permission denied (publickey)

I have tried searching previous questions for answers to my question but all of the answers that have been suggested previously haven't worked for me. I am trying to connect to a linode (running ...
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Modern Ubuntu home media, security, and automation center [on hold]

I'm looking to set up a large computer to act as a home media center, a security system, and possibly home automation. I'd like the following features 64 bit support Modern (based on a recent ...
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upgrading libc in ubuntu

I am wondering if there is a way to upgrade libc and libstdc++ on ubuntu without installing a new version? I have an old distro and would like to upgrade to newer versions of libc if possible.
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How to add DNS server in icinga/nagios server on ubuntu?

I already install and configure icinga on ubuntu.All host configure IP in manually.Now I want to add DNS in my icinga server. Actually, I want to add that keep to dynamic IP address in host. Now all ...
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How to get Contacam working on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to get Contacam to work on Ubuntu 12.04. Apparently, I read online that the biultin server does not work. The native Linux Apache server must be used. It says to copy Apache file ...
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System partition full error but actual usage far from 100% (df -h)

I am setting up a home server with Ubuntu server 14.04. I recently setup nzbget and downloaded a few gigs of data before it complained about low disk space. The system is installed on 60 GB SSD with 3 ...
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How access openssh-server with external IP address from outside the Local Area Network

How can I use my new openssh-server with the external IP address from outside the Local Area Network? The purpose is that an external computer administrator from outside the Local Area Network should ...
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No network access

I have already asked but I'm still getting no where and I cannot for the life of me understand what is happening. The previous question is here: No network access until I ping the gateway New info is ...
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Access Ubuntu SSH Server from Ubuntu Desktop

Hi I have a Ubuntu Server and I have configured public and private key on that server. Previously I was using Windows 7. So I just installed Putty and was accessing my Ubuntu Server from Windows 7 ...
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2nd and 3rd disks mirrored for backup on Ubuntu Desktop

I wish to set up a small home server providing NAS and Web server functionality to my home network. I'd like to be able to store family pictures and other things I'd want backed up. So I had ...
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Disable SSLv3 in Apache2 on a clean install of ubuntu 14.04.1 Server

I have a new install of ubuntu server version 14.04.1 I have apache2 with SSL enabled. I want to disable SSLv3 (I am aware this is a popular question but I have trawlled all other answers on multiple ...
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Why can't I write to a file even after 777 permission?

On my ubuntu server I have Apache and PHP and all that nessory stuffs.. but when I run a php file <?php ...
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samba share from ubuntu vm fails with 'force user'

I'm a bit of a noob with ubuntu, please be patient ;) I have two ubuntu VM's (server running in VirtualBox, as development machines). The older box (ubuntu 12.04 LTS) is running samba just fine and ...
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Determine number of SSL 3.0 Connections to Ubuntu Apache Webserver

In light of POODLE I would like to disable SSL 3.0 I'm aware that a number of clients use web services over SSL 3.0 because disabling SSL 3.0 has historically broken their integrations. I would like ...
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How to add dynamic IP address in nagios server on ubuntu?

I already install and configure nagios server with some host and service on ubuntu. I did the configure IP address manually in the host but now I want to add IP address dynamically in the host. How ...
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How to I add dynamic IP in Icinga server on ubuntu?

I already install and configure icinga server on ubuntu. I did the configure IP manually but now I want to add IP dynamically. How can I do it? Please given answer.
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Why does Server 14.04.1 install the boot loader to my USB drive instead of the hard disk?

Ok, I don't know that's what it's doing. What I know is that, after I finish installing the OS, I pull out the thumb drive to reboot, and at that point the computer just sits there. I figure, "Hey, ...
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Ubuntu Server sleep + wake at certain times, run program on wake?

I'm using a laptop running Ubuntu Server to run a Feed-the-beast server. I have all the files on the computer, and I can manually start and stop the FTB process through SSH. However, the server is ...
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Wifi not working Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server on my machine. Its network connection will be through wifi. However, my Wifi connection is not working. My /etc/network/interfaces file is: auto lo iface lo ...
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Request fail in my icinga-web server on ubuntu? [on hold]

I already install and configure icinga/icinga-web on ubuntu. when I open the icinga-web server then show the message. Request failed The server encountered an error: Internal Exception, check your ...
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Server disk encrpytion prevents connection after SSH remote reboot

newbie here. I am running Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS on an old machine for a home server project using a static IP address. Running OpenSSH server on it enables me to connect remotely from my Windows7 ...
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Use Steam's In-Home Streaming across VPN (OpenVPN)?

Like the question says, I would like to set up an OpenVPN server using TAP mode to facilitate the game-streaming capabilities built into Steam to stream from a Windows 7 gaming machine to an ...
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Directory / File Permissions [duplicate]

I want to start out by apologizing if this question has already been answered somewhere else and I just haven't run across it yet. I have been searching Ask Ubuntu as well as many other forums for ...
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mdadm doesn't seem right

I watched a youtube video where a guy made a raid 1 with 2x 2 gb usb drives. I am using 2 x 3tb disks to have a raid 1 mirror. My concern is my sdb1 size=-1364702208K sdd1 size=-1364702208K. which is ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 server reboot issues after updates

I have a 12.04 LTS ubuntu server (I used the how to forge guide to setup apache, php, postfix, dovecot, bind and ISPConfig). I have noticed a somehow random reboot issue which I have eventually ...
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Setting up Git on Ubuntu server 12.04 for use with Xcode

This is an ubuntu question. However, it is also related with Xcode and at this point, I am hoping that someone using git and xcode will be willing to help me. I would like to set up a GIT server, on ...
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Can you determine which packages are not being used at all when running a specific program

I want to create a custom Ubuntu server distro that automatically installs and runs a specific program only on the target machine. I've found a very good guide here: How to create a customized ubuntu ...
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Mac host and Ubuntu guest on virtual box shared folder issue

I have set up ubuntu server on virtual box on my mac. I created a shared folder which appears to be saved and visible in the configuration section on virtual box for the ubuntu server machine. My ...
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Timed/switchable

(In Ubuntu Server)What would be the best method to go about creating a timed resource customer experience based on a payment (web based or mobile app). Like a web connected parking meter. When a ...
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How to configure and create a free opensource backup solution for an enterprise [on hold]

My colleague and I are running a competition between windows and linux as servers for hosting a backup solution. I've been searching for one month with no luck (I am a new linux user). What I am ...
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How to PXE network boot Ubuntu Server 14.04 using NFS

So far I have a PXE server based on Ubuntu Server 14.04 setup and running, configured to serve a Linux Mint 17 live CD and Ubuntu Server 14.04. The aim is to use NFS to serve install media around the ...
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mysql -h slow ?? how I can correct this?

I have 3 server .1 database server(mysql as database) and 2 normal server called A and B. from A when I try to connect database using the bellow command,the connection is set within a second mysql ...
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Password authentication failed for user bucardo

So basically when I tried to proceed with my Bucardo installation (using bucardo_ctl install) with these settings: Current connection settings: 1. Host: localhost 2. Port: 5432 ...
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How to create cascading permissions for FTP user - new files and folders

So I've set up a new Ubuntu server with LAMP stack and I have a ftp user for my client so they can upload files/folders to their website. How can I make cascading permissions so they do not have ...
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Server crashed but why?

could someone tell me what causes the crash of this kernel panic? This machine (14.04.1) is a virtual machine on my KVM host (14.04.1) See the screenshot My host machine has 32GB of RAM and uses ...
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my browser is downloading .php files instead of loading them [duplicate]

i already have install all the softwares like apache 2, mysql, php5, phpmyadmin, database. but my browser is just downloading .php files instead of loading them, and on loading localhost/phpmyadmin. ...
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I cannot install openssh-server [duplicate]

When I go to install, I get this error: $ sudo apt-get install openssh-server The following packages have unmet dependencies: openssh-server : Recommends: ssh-import-id but it is not going to be ...
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Working with plain vi not vim

I was trying to learn working with vi, the plain 'vi' that ships with most of the operating system, but that 'vi' seems to be missing lot of features. When I tried to excute ":ls", it gave me error ...
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Squidguard is not blocking via browser

I have installed and configured squidguard and squid3 in ubuntu server 12.04. the contents are blocking when i use terminal, but those contents that are blocking via terminal is accessible via ...
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Ubuntu server 14.04.1 not installing to hdd

im am trying to install ubnutu server 14.04.1 to the main hdd in a computer from a flashdrive, in the installer i select the hdd as the install location but instead it wipes my flash drive and ...
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SSHFS tutorial clarification in help.ubuntu.com/community/SSHFS

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SSHFS describes how to use SSHFS. The description is somewhat ambiguous. I have tried several combinations of the permissions and ownerships of the directories ...
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Install KVM on Ubuntu 13.10 server

How do I install/enable KVM on Ubuntu 13.10 server? I executed the following steps egrep -c ‘(svm|vmx)’ /proc/cpuinfo sudo apt-get install qemu-kvm libvirt-bin bridge-utils virt-manager sudo adduser ...
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Internet conection problem when updating Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 Server

Upgraded my server's software from Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 14.04 and now the server cannot access the internet. I can ping devices on my LAN, including my modem. When I try to ping any site on the ...
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Ubuntu server 10.04 wired network connected but cannot access internet

We had a problem with our server last week (Power supply), After fixing it the server is not getting connected to its static ip anymore. I tried both methods (1) Using Interfaces (2) Using Network ...
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How to setup users, groups, permissions for daemons & services (couchpotato, nzbget, nzbdrone, apache…)

I am still relatively new to linux and while I am starting to get comfortable with a lot of it there are some practical fundamentals that I must be missing because I don't have a clear idea on how to ...
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DHCP server won't start. Gives 'Not configured to listen on any interfaces!' even when configured

I have just setup isc-dhcp on my server. I even setup the correct interface. But still the dhcp server won't boot. Its says Not configured to listen on any interfaces! in the syslog. And when I try ...
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My ssh connecting time is slow. How can I correct this?

My connection was very slow while I was trying connect to a server. ssh -vvv username@server_ip OpenSSH_6.6.1, OpenSSL 1.0.1f 6 Jan 2014 debug1: Reading configuration data /etc/ssh/ssh_config ...
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how to setting up ubuntu pppoe server in 14.04 server

i want to setup a pppoe server on ubuntu 14.04 server. Want to be able to give uncapped accounts and capped account, also want users to be able to view there data usage in there internet explorer. Is ...