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Forwarding specific traffic to another LAN

There's a LAN of about 40 computers all running Ubuntu 15.04. There are two servers, both Ubuntu 15.04. One of the servers will act as a SVN repo server and other as a firewall-and-transparent-proxy ...
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How can I back up my ubuntu server? [duplicate]

anyone know of the best way to backup my server as i really need to start doing it now. It only has one 500gb HDD installed. I have webmin installed to. Any help is appreciated thanks.
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My postfix/dovecot/mysql mail server can receave, but send mails only to me! [on hold]

Please help! My (UBUNTU SERVER 14.04) postfix/dovecot/mysql can receives mails, but sends only to my own e-mail address! Here are parameters: myhostname = mycite.com alias_maps = hash:/etc/aliases ...
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How resolve 'Not found url' & 'permission denied' error on Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Apache, MySQL, PHP, and phpMyAdmin on aws-EC2 Ubuntu 14.04. I've configured everything correctly. I also successfully installed a web script and my site is online. I access ...
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Should Mailserver /etc/Hosts be static ip or loopback?

Im trying to set up a mail server, and currently I am having issues with hostname and hosts files. I want to get this correct before installing postfix and trouble-shooting issues that may be ...
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Graphite under apache2 turn it to HTTPS + authentication

I have Ubuntu 14.04.02 server with Apache2 installed with graphite , i need to secure a bit the server by turning it into https and get some basic authentication for main Graphite graph page I did ...
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Linking problem in localhost(LAMP)

everyone.I am newly(about 1 month) started using LAMP and Bootstrap. I developed a web-site that worked perfectly until I reinstalled LAMP. Here my progress: 0. reinstalled LAMP 1. moved my ...
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mysql-client-5.5 update error

I just run apt-get upgrade and many packets should be updated. I allowed them all (question after Disk Space and verification). After the download and my configured packages Ubuntu told me from an ...
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Uncomplicated Firewall (UFW) is not blocking anything when using Docker

This is my first time setting up an Ubuntu Server (14.04 LTS) and I am having trouble configuring the firewall (UFW). I only need ssh and http, so I am doing this: sudo ufw disable sudo ufw reset ...
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How to set up an environment for executing PHP files in Ubuntu 14.04?

I am coming from Windows.In Windows,i used WAMP and Adobe Dreamweaver CS 6. In Ubuntu, I am going to use Bluefish Editor. I need to setup LAMP(Linux Apache MYSQL PHP) and Phpmyadmin.Please give me ...
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Do I need to build a Ubuntu box to Dynamically Allocate Bandwidth for a Commercial Network or are there fairly inexpensive routers that will do it?

I am not new to commercial routing, but I have run into a situation. The company is required to use certain network devices at certain points in the network; however, these devices are not addressing ...
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Ubuntu/14.04 / Apache2 configuration issues? Not sure what I am doing wrong Laravel: default route will render but others will not.

Laravel will render the default / root page normally. but will not render default routes or error pages. My web browser will return with Apache (NOT Laravel) error pages with I try and access /test ...
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Why choose ubuntu server over centos server? [closed]

I have an assignment in school to set up a web server. Am use to windows and have never used a linux operating system . The assignment included options to either use an Ubuntu server or a Centos ...
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Give write-access to subfolder on samba share

I have a read-only share on my samba server, is it possible for me to make subdirectories on this share and make them writable for others/specific users? Example: \\server\share Only root write ...
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UBUNTU 14 LTS Server loaded on RAID 10 system (broke RAID to install) - No operating system found [closed]

So removed the previous as things have now changed: I changed my BIOS (legacy ATA to enhanced) and got Grub to install on /dev/sda BUT still cannot see partitions... grrr... ...
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Ubuntu Backup - how to backup to server

Good morning, I am trying to setup my Ubuntu machine to backup to my Ubuntu server. When I goto backup, I cannot go into any of my none of my folders from the backup app to direct it to back up ...
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Use DEB for distribution of WAR?

I have created a Java EE program with a WAR-file as a result. To run this file I use the JBoss Wildfly 8 server. Now I have multiple Ubuntu systems where I want to install the Wildfly server and run ...
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Adding a Second Hard Drive to a Ubuntu Server

I am thinking about installing a second hard drive into my ubuntu server. How hard is it to do this bearing in mind that it's a server and has no GUI. Also is there some way to merge the 2 hard drives ...
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Can I install desktop version Ubuntu 14.04 LTS along with MS Windows Server 2008 r2 [duplicate]

I have a HP Proliant ML 110 G7 with Windows Server 2008 r2 installed in my friends office. He wants to have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (not Ubuntu Server!) installed in another partition along with existing Win ...
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Something wrong in 14.04 LTS with ssh when no password is authorized by remote server

After loosing days for a solution (including here), I will ask more expert people about a way to connect a new desktop ubuntu 14.04.LTS to some ubuntu 14.04 LTS servers accessible only by using a ...
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Port forwarding issue

i have successfully opened port 3306 for remote access to MySQL. i am trying to open another port (54321) to allow remote tcp/socket communication with a program. if used these commands: ufw allow ...
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Can't find LTSP option when booting from Ubuntu Server ISO images

I have tried using a Windows & Ubuntu host machine running both VMware pro & Virtual box to install an LTSP server from an Ubuntu server installation iso. When I start up the Ubuntu server ...
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How do I get openssh 6.9 or greater and Apache2.4.12 or greater on to my 15.04 server?

I am trying to comply with government requirements and need to keep my 15.04 server up to date. Mostly 15.04 has recent packages. Can I upgrade Apache on the command line? I need openssh 6.9 or ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 + samba + winbind as a file server in a Windows domain

I am a complete noob about Linux and I have been trying to set up a ubuntu server as a file server in a windows domain. The domain controller is a win 2003 and it acts as DNS and NTP as well. I have ...
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Apache2 not running on Ubuntu Server

Apache was working fine on my server until I started using gitlab to manage my files. I tried to restart apache and I'm getting the following error (98)Address already in use: AH00072: make_sock: ...
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Recurrent error in Ubuntu 14.04 Lemp Stack

I am running a tracker (CPVLab) on a Lemp based server, the php site appears to be functioning correctly but I have a recurrent error in the logfile: "2015/07/23 14:30:57 [error] 1302#0: *10 FastCGI ...
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Apache indexing options

OK so I've got my web server up and running and I'm really happy with it. Only thing is, the site software (PHP CMS type setup) I'm using is telling me to disable indexing on a particular folder for ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Server Keeps hanging, please help!

Have several servers all identical running compute services for openstack. All except one work fine. The one and only server randomly freezes and I can only do a hard reboot to restore it. When ...
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Only my company website won't open on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS [on hold]

Have Windows, Mac and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in LAN. Company website stylecracker.com will open and work fine on all other OS except Ubuntu. It intermittently opens fine else it would crash; irrespective of ...
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/usr/bin/dpkg issue when installing apache

I think I may have deleted an important directory while uninstalling apache I'm experiencing the following issue when trying to install Apache: Setting up apache2 (2.4.7-1ubuntu4.4) ... cp: cannot ...
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Turn off useless video card ubuntu server

I have a VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Cedar [Radeon HD 5000/6000/7350/8350 Series] connected to my computer which is now a development server. It gets HOT! I ...
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I-frame run on https://localhost won't display https website contents

I created a page with an iframe which runs on localhost and configured it to run on http://localhost as well as https://localhost. When I put a http website address in the html code of the page in the ...
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Linux Won't Run

Wow. I recently installed Ubuntu on my Chromebook C720. I installed it using Crouton, so it runs Chrome and Ubuntu side by side. I can switch between them with a hot key. For more information on my ...
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Permissions, owner, group inheritance?

I don't understand restrictions in terms of directories nesting. For example, /var/www/folder/index.html directories. What permissions, owner, group should every directory and file have? Is there ...
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Apache2 not displaying any messages on restart

When I use the following command to restart apache2 service apache2 restart. I would usually get the output * Restarting web server apache2 or if there are any errors with it would show the errors. I ...
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install Ubuntu server from internal HDD

I am using an old laptop from a business. The DVD drive wont open and no matter what I do in win7, I cannot get USB ports to work. Ethernet and wifi are fine. I want to set this laptop up as an ...
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Why am I getting permission denied (error 3) in WinSCP when I'm the only user and it's my home server?

I just setup a Linux home server using this guide http://linuxhomeserverguide.com/ and I am now trying to write to my /var/www/html folder because I want to make a website. I forwarded port 80 and ...
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“Network error: Connection refused” in Putty when I'm trying to connect to my remote home Ubuntu server

I just set up a linux home server using http://linuxhomeserverguide.com/. I can connect to it from my desktop PC at home via putty using a local ip like 192.168.1.2 (just an example ip), but I want to ...
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Server performance issue

I have an issue with a server I am hosting a game on. Now, this server is basically dedicated to this game, with a MySQL server and the game itself running on there. I keep getting reports that the ...
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startx xinit white box [closed]

I just recently installed xinit using sudo apt-get install xinit but when I type startx I get a white box in my top left corner with my bryan@ubuntu10:~$ Please help
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i-frame not displaying https [closed]

I created a page with an iframe which runs on localhost and configured it to run on http://localhost as well as https://localhost. When I put a http website address in the html code of the page in the ...
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apache2 and bugzilla help

I have a problem with the bugzilla and restarting apache2. When i try to reload apache2 it says: The apache2 configtest failed. Not doing anything. Output of config test was: AH00526: Syntax error ...
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“403 Forbidden” error Apache Ubuntu

I've just started experimenting with Wordpress, Joomla and Drupal. I have three folders named www_wordpress, www_joomla, www_drupal, each of which containing the necessary files in a subfolder. The ...
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changing apache server to https

I am a naive in programming. I am trying to create a webpage with an i-frame. My i-frame wasn't running https sites as my localhost was running on http, so in attempt to change my localhost server to ...
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How do I map a mouse's scroll wheel to up and down array keys in Ubuntu Server?

I'd like to scroll through previous commands or scroll through a text editor with the scroll wheel. I don't know how to do this without starting a full-blown X Window System.
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Monitor & Manage multiple Ubuntu Server (WebGUI)

As the title mabey reveal i am looking for a way to Monitor & Manage multiple Ubuntu Server and it would be to prefer it have a Webgui. It is only for personal use so one of the most important ...
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date and time is resetting after reboot [closed]

I am running a ubuntu 14.04 and everytime i shut the server down or reboot it then the date and time is resetting? i am updating the date/time with the following commands. sudo date --set "20 ...
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Moving LVM from ubuntu 14.04 LTS desktop to ubuntu Server

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS desktop configured as below separate file systems / - root /boot - boot LVM - LVM Configured for (/home) Now, I am planning to install Ubuntu Server and then add this existing ...
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Set different domain name on different port

I am new in Ubuntu. I have created my website in node. where I am using different port for different modules. like http://localhost:5555/ this is for admin, http://localhost:5050/ this is for ...
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Switch not detected ubuntu-server

I recently upgraded a server to ubuntu-server-14.04. It's a cluster host with a HP 24-port gigabyte switch connected through eth1 to other node systems. After the upgrade, it doesn't seem to detect ...