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how to list autostart application or services in ubuntu server

I have an ubuntu server and i need to know a list services and application that autostart in ubuntu server, is there a way to do this ? till today I do it manually by checking in htop after I ...
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FTP and WWW services don't appear Ubuntu Server 14

I am testing a new FTP server. The vsftpd.conf file is correct. The firewall is passing traffic properly. I tested this by hooking up another machine to the DMZ with the same internal IP and nmap ...
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Why can't I write to a file even after 777 permission? [closed]

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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How can I setup a LTSP server on VMWare?

I have VMware Workstation 10 and I set the networking to bridged. How can I use my existing network and router. My local router address is 10.0.1.1, and my Subnet Mask is 255.255.255.0. What I am ...
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Samba Permissions not staying for all users on 14.04 Server

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server with Samba so that MAC and PC machines can connect to it via a wired network. I have created a single share: mkdir -p /mnt/TEST-NEW-SERVER chown -R root:users ...
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How do I use Ubuntu Server as file server?

In our company we would like to install Ubuntu server for file sharing, is it possible to use Ubuntu as file server for windows based client Operating systems. what is the procedure to make Ubuntu ...
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install openstack

I want to have one cloud computer and connect 2 Ubuntu device to that. I have been following this page. I tried to install openstack but when i do this command sudo openstack-install After that I ...
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How to connect to internet Ubuntu server command line 14.04

Hello guys I'm very new with Ubunu (well linux in general) and I'm trying to to connect to the internet with a AES3000 wireless adapter, I had already setup the whole server(ubnut server 14.04 ...
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Installed Ubuntu Server - need to remote access

Hi I installed Ubuntu server on a machine, it is a server machine hence the graphic card is very poor; its a VGA. I cant access all of my screen, can only see the top 70 %, i tried changing the ...
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How to execute simple program in netbeans?

How to execute PHP program in netbeans? I think I installed everything, I write a code for example this code: <?php echo 'Hello, world!'; ?> and when I execute it I get this error: Not Found ...
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What is wrong with knockd?

I am trying to implement port knocking for ssh service on my personal server. I have two other public services that will always be open. My iptables rules look like this: Chain INPUT (policy DROP 0 ...
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open for write: permission denied but write_enable = YES

I need to upload files via ftp to my website. I have changed permissions, added users, uncommented the write_enable, but nothing seems to work. I ALWAYS get open for write: permission denied Any ...
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How to enable cpuset on Ubuntu 12.04?

I have set up CPU sets with cset in Ubuntu 12.04, but they are not respected. Processes just use all the CPU they can, no matter what set they are assigned to. It seems that cpuset is not enabled. ...
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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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'Unknown Display' in Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and the first thing I noticed was that in the display settings, my monitor was not recognized. I tried every solution that I found in the forums but nothing actually ...
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Installing Ubuntu Desktop without a Desktop Environment?

Background I have put together my own desktop environment in Arch Linux, and I'm interested in setting up Ubuntu with the same environment. One way to do this is by installing Ubuntu Server and then ...
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What is wrong with My Apache2 (Alternate) 000-default.conf file

I'm starting a course in PHP which will require its own web-pages that I do not want to conflict with my existing work. The Ubuntu instructions are here: HTTPD - Apache2 Web Server See the code below ...
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etherpad lite on ubuntu 14.04 server

I just installed etherpad-lite on my ubuntu 14.04 server and everything worked fine, I had access to the etherpad on web after startup and could create new pads, add stuff and so on. Just as expected. ...
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How to stop all services except ssh?

In command line, how can I stop all services from my Ubuntu (Server in this particular case), except SSH? And how can I list all services to be sure all of them were stopped?
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Configure second network card/interface

i'm configuring one server (ubuntu 12.04 64bits, with kvm) with 2 card adapters. The first one (eth0) is configured to work with virtual bridge (vbr0) for the DMZ interface. Ho can i condigure the ...
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Apache and limitexcept

I am following a CIS document for apache security (CIS Apache HTTP security) and do not understand exactly where to use the LimitExcept directive. Note I am quite new to apache HTTP server. I have a ...
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SSH: Could not resolve hostname user@host: Name or service not known with my connection

I have a problem to connect a server using ssh. I got the following error message: ssh user@host SSH: Could not resolve hostname user@host: Name or service not known with my connection Also, if ...
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How to set a domain name instead of a IP address?

I am new using ubuntu, so take that in mind :) I have a project at the school in wich I have to create an Intranet using a switch and router. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and apache2 server. I have ...
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mdadm raid1 boot error

I created a RAID with Intel-Rapid-Storage(RST) - containing 2 3TB HDDs. Then I installed Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 64Bit. Everything worked fine and then I did a reboot. Then I got the following error ...
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SSH: Permission denied, please try again. While tryng to connect to remote 12.04 server

I'm having quite the head ache because of this. The day before yesterday I rented a VPS at atlantic. They provided me with vnc and root's ssh credentials. I could only login through a VNC viewer ...
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Tomcat7 fails to start on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Tomcat7 wont start. The error logs are a mile long. This is the tail of it: dcohen@dspace-server:/var/log/tomcat7$ tail catalina.2014-11-13.log at ...
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Login timed out after 60 seconds

Booting server Ubuntu 10.04, no GUI installed, only console, inputing correct username, receiving "Login timed out after 60 seconds.". after around a minute with no password prompt. Trying with ...
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NFS client's nautilus hangs when NFS server is ofline

NFS server: Ubuntu 14.04 server NFS client: Ubuntu 14.04 desktop 64 bit On Client I mounted the NFS share mount -v -t nfs NFSSERVER_IP:/servernfsfolder ~/clientnfs Mount was successful and I was ...
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Ubuntu server error: file '/grub/i386-pc/normal.mod' not found. grub rescue>

Hi i installed the latest Ubuntu server 14.04 and rebooted a few times perfectly and now when i last reboot it, i get the following error: error: file '/grub/i386-pc/normal.mod' not found. grub ...
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How do I create a VPN connection using only the terminal (SSH)?

I am trying to create a VPN connection for my Ubuntu Server machine to use. I only have access via ssh terminal session. I have seen many articles detailing how to connect to an existing connection, ...
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Server internal chat server

I'm looking for a chat server for Ubuntu 12.04 which basically allows a chat between authenticated system users. Let me explain. The use case is that on a remote headless server running a remote ...
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Apache2 - AH00112: Warning: DocumentRoot does not exist

I followed this guide to setup two virtual hosts under Apache. https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-apache-virtual-hosts-on-ubuntu-14-04-lts When restarting the Apache ...
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I can't understand why files are not being written to a mounted partition

I can't figure out why files that I'm writing to a device that I've mounted are being written to my main partition. I have the following devices: /dev/sda1 /dev/sdb1 (there are others but I've ...
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How to install MariaDB on Ubuntu 14.10?

After unsuccessful installation of the latest version of MariaDB through repository that is offered by official page (for Ubuntu 14.04) I've tried to install mariadb-5.5 which is already included in ...
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my ubuntu 14.04 server is not listed on my workgroup samba installed and smb.conf edited for workgroup

I am trying to get my Ubuntu 14.04 server (running ubuntu desktop without recommends) to be recognized by the other non Linux machines (all other machines are are non Linux except one that is not ...
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Installing a Chilli HotSpot with phpmyprepaid

I'm installing a Chilli hotspot on Ubuntu Server and i'm trying to use it with phpmyprepaid, but i can't get it working. The Chilli part is fine, but i can't access the install of phpmyprepaid. I'm ...
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Installing GRUB failed

now trying to install ubuntu server 14.04.1 already for the umpteenth time on my HP ML115, AMD64, 8GB, 320GB HDD. Installation runs through until the GRUB. Then getting the same message that Grub ...
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Ubuntu DHCP client doesn't report hostname

I found, that my Ubuntu server does not report it's hostname to DHCP server (which is different machine). Why and how to fix? /etc/dhcp/dhcpclient.conf is follows: option ...
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Why isn't my upstart service starting on system boot?

Following on from this question, I have written a simple upstart service (/etc/init/pms.conf) for my headless Ubuntu Server 11.04 box as follows: start on filesystem and net-device-up IFACE=eth0 stop ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Server Install Unable to Connect to Network via Ethernet

I have tried so much and cannot seem to configure the ethernet network properly. I've looked at past questions that have similar issues but none of them resolved my issues. Note that my ethernet ...
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Bash error when installing cascade server

I downloaded the .bin package for cascade server 7.2.2 from their site. I am trying to install the 64bit linux package on a 64bit Ubuntu 14.04 Server VM. I am logged in as root. First I did: ...
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Samba server doesn't notice changed password

I've tied samba to unix passwords via security = user and unix password sync = yes Previously this has worked very well. I recently upgraded my server to 14.04 (server) though. I changed my ...
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How do you run Ubuntu Server with a GUI?

Trying to run a Ubuntu server for the first time.. But everything is in a terminal, is there a way to switch to a Gui? Also, the server doesn't have direct access to the internet.. So, is there a way ...
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phpmyadmin not longer working after updating ubuntu LTS12.04 to ubuntu LTS14.04

After I upgraded Ubuntu 12.04LTS to Ubuntu 14.04LTS, I found that phpmyadmin is no longer working by calling http://localhost/phpmyadmin. It did work on before upgrading. Now I get this when trying ...
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Always getting 128bit dhcpv6 prefix for stateful dhcpv6 configuration

I am using ubuntu 14.04 as a dhcpv6 server. radvd is configured as interface eth1 { AdvSendAdvert on; AdvManagedFlag on; AdvOtherConfigFlag on; prefix 2001:888:0db8:1::/64 { ...
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USB 3.0 GBE Adapter on Ubuntu Server 14

I bought one of this adapters http://www.ebay.com/itm/311073768892?_trksid=p2059210.m2749.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT When I connect the adapter to a Windows machine a virtual CD drive is ...
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Problem installing ubuntu 14.04 server on a powerPC (IBM power5 eserver)

I am trying to install ubuntu-14.04-server-powerpc on my IBM power5 eserver (p5 type 9117-570). I can only connect to this server using a serial connection (it does not have a video card). I tried to ...
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Looking for Ubuntu minimal VM

I'm searching for an Ubuntu virtual image based off 14.04/14.10 Server edition minmal install which can work on Virtualbox. Thanks in anticipation.
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Does HDMI require X in order to display?

I'm working with a user on a different question and I am beginning to wonder if I might be barking up the wrong tree. The original question deals with setting a script to run XMBC when the HDMI cable ...
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How to restart apache2 when I get a pid conflict?

I receive the same message than explained in this thread when I'm trying to restart apache2 : * Restarting web server apache2 [fail] * There are processes named 'apache2' running which do not match ...