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Internet connectivity does not work in Ubuntu Server 14.04 on Windows 8 VirtualBox host

I have a PC with Windows 8, with Oracle VirtualBox installed on it. In the File>Preferences>Network menu in VirtualBox, I have created three host-only networks: Host-only network 1 - 10.10.10.1 ...
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Network bonding multiple isp connection [duplicate]

Linux novice here... I have 2 Internet connection with 2 ISP providers with 2 NIC. I tried for a long time to combine these 2 isps connection to use like a single connection. Home Connection ...
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How do I run teamviewer in a headless system?

I'm really new to Ubuntu 12.04 and I've been trying to get remote desktop services between me and my server. I don't have any spare monitors, keyboards or mice. I did connect said items too the server ...
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Ubuntu server 12.04 (Openstack) Installation

i need help regarding build a private cloud using Ubuntu server 12.04. I have 3 pc with following configuration 1-Ram - 4 gb 2-Processor - Intel i5 3470 @3.20 Ghz 3-Network Card - Intel(R) 82579LM ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS includes unknown SFTP server

I've installed Ubuntu Server 14.04, and when I try to connect it with browser sftpd://10.0.0.100 it lets me see my files after I type my username and password. It's weird, because I haven't installed ...
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eCryptFS on Ubuntu Server 14x (problem with ecryptfs-generate-tpm-key)

I faced a problem that I can't solve by my own. I'm trying to install ecryptfs at an Ubuntu Server that will crypt a folder with thelp of Trusted Processing Module (TPM). I'm following the following ...
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root@controller:~# mysql ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)

Running 14.0.2 LTS version Server restarted and I was not able to access MYSQL root@controller:~# mysql ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket ...
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New to Ubuntu - Initial install - Partitioning

I am new to Ubuntu but not to Linux. I am installing the latest Ubuntu server on a HP Laptop (DV6) and it has Windows 7 taking up the entire disk. I should state that I want to install Ubuntu and also ...
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alias of eth0 interface cannot ping domain name

My eth0 interface is a public ip, and the alias is ip of my LAN. This is my /etc/network/interfaces auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address xxx.xxx.xx.xxx netmask ...
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How to setup x11vnc to access with graphical login screen?

I have a server running Ubuntu 12.10 and need to be able to remote to this server without being logged-in. I have found many solutions, but none seem to work with 12.10. Can anyone give me ...
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WebDAV and NAT on owncloud [closed]

I installed owncloud on a webserver, which is situated at my home. This webserver is connected to the internet via port-forwarding on ports 80 and 443, (yes, SSL with a PositivSSL cert). A domain is ...
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Networking stopped working after reboot

I powered down my headless, no gui file server to replace a seized fan and now the eth0 interface isn't picking up an IP address via DHCP; during boot it just sits there "Waiting for network ...
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Automatic User Creation for SSH Server?

I'm trying to setup an SSH server which, upon an attempted connection with the correct public key, will create a new user account if one does not exist. On connection I'd like a specific script to ...
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Installing Ubuntu Server 14.04 on a pre-built RAID Array

So I've got a RAID array built (Via the ASUS motherboard, 2 disks, RAID 1). When I try to install Ubuntu server on it, the process runs as normal (Apart from the drive is detected as md126p1 rather ...
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Sporadically unable to connect to ubuntu 14.04 LTS server using domain name

I use a DDNS which is automatically updated by my router every time a new IP address is assigned to the domain name. The no-ip domain name is pointing to the correct IP address. Currently I am ...
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Unable to receive mail through squirrelmail on ubuntu LTS 12.04 server

I've been setting up an ubuntu 12.04 LTS web server using the howtoforge guide here. So far everything is working correctly except for receiving emails through Squirrelmail and Dovecot. None of my ...
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Is there a way to create a 10G network interface for VMs in KVM2.0?

We have installed & configured the KVM 2.0 (qemu-kvm 2.0.0+dfsg-2ubuntu1.10) on Ubuntu 14.04. The physical server is connected to 10G network, KVM is configured in Bridged mode But the issue is, ...
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Changing resolution in Ubuntu Server 12.04

I'm a linux newbie and I've now tried lots of different ways of doing this, but every single one fails somewhere - usually because they pertain to Ubuntu desktop rather than server and rely on ...
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Why Apache virtual hosts on Ubuntu 14.04 is not working?

I installed Apache 2.4 on Ubuntu 14.04 and it was working fine by http://localhost/ address. But when I tried to add a new virtual host, for example http://bow.loc and restart apache, new address was ...
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Creating new user, how to run commands after SSH login? (Ubuntu Server Trusty)

I have configured Ubuntu Server for my needs, and basically everything is working as I want. I'm new to Linux, but learned a lot using and interpreting different guides, however, this particular ...
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when ssh is run with a server + command argument, what startup profile runs if any?

I know /etc/profile and ~/.profile are among the start-up scripts used when ssh is used to login to a server – i. e. using ssh with server argument. However, the scenario where I am just using ssh ...
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How do I correctly enable PHP 5.5's OPCache in Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm setting up a local server to test configurations; it's a clean 14.04 LAMP server, as selected during OS install. If I understand correctly, OPCache comes with PHP 5.5 (php -v confirms this) but ...
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Reinstall Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS

I'm learning how to use Ubuntu Server, and after making my first install i realized that my partitions weren't correctly set up. It's way to complicated to fix now, and I regret not using my entire ...
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How to convert Ubuntu Desktop into Ubuntu Server? [duplicate]

I am having my machine installed with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS desktop version. but now I need Ubuntu server edition. can I integrate both or else should I replace my desktop version with server edition . ...
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How do I make my Ubuntu Desktop PC a server?

Can I transform my Ubuntu Desktop installation into a server? I want to test this out, but I do not want to make any permanent changes. How can I host a html web page I have on my PC temporarily?
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How to prevent Tor from starting automatically on Ubuntu server?

How do I stop Tor from starting automatically on startup? It is Ubuntu Server so I don't have any GUI.
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Problem Starting freeRDP server in Ubuntu 12.04

I have compiled freeRDP on Ubuntu 12.04, however I am unable to start the freeRDP server by running the command xfreerdp-server after installing it. I have also tried the following: how to use ...
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How can I get fail2ban to stop banning my Filezilla SFTP?

When I started with an Ubuntu home server, fail2ban was a lifesaver - alerting me to multiple attempts at unauthorized SSH access to my server. Recently, after moving to a way off port, the only ...
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Using preseed options to specify path of install files?

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 from a PXE server, and I'm experimenting with preseed files. I've been looking specifically for the preseed option that lets me specify the path for the ...
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Socorro - django.db.utils.OperationalError: unable to open database file

I am trying to install Socorro on fresh Ubuntu 10.04 (Amazon EC2). I am following this manual and I am on the step 6.2.8, and I am having a problem with following command: ./manage.py syncdb ...
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The dhcpd.leases file

At home I run my own Ubuntu 14.04 DHCP/DNS server. This is working well and I really like Linux as my DHCP server since normally I work with Windows DHCP servers. I really don't have much experience ...
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Ubuntu server permissions issues

I have created a home server using ubuntu server as the os and I have set it up so I have write permissions on my shared folders. However when I log in via my windows PC and try to move my movie files ...
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Recover Lost MediaWiki

I have a MySQL installation of MediaWiki, hosted with ThrustVPS. Something has become corrupted on the server, and it is in a non-bootable state. I don't have physical access to the machine, but their ...
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How do I configure Mediawiki on EC2 if anonymous browsing is disabled?

So I have new MediaWiki instance install on a brand new Amazon EC2 instances. All is going swimmingly, until I have to log in via the web browser to configure it. Since I'm running on a hosted server, ...
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Creating Mediawiki issue

Im right right now in the middle of creating Mediawiki on Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS for client and i'm having some troubles doing that. I managed to establish accessible Mediawiki instance in apache but i ...
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How to backup *and restore* a mediawiki server

I have a typical local installation of mediawiki in Ubuntu 10.04. And I am going to do a fresh install of Ubuntu 11.04. How can I quickly backup the wiki content and afterwards restore it back? All ...
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Getting started with Ubuntu Server [closed]

Okay, so I'm wanting to setup a file server from which I can backup all of my pictures, documents, etc. from my devices (2 desktops, although one of them is disabled at the moment, and possibly cell ...
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Command line games

Does anyone know if there are games for Ubuntu server (like tetris, etc...)? I know that servers aren't meant for playing games, but sometimes it would be nice to have a little fun . . . not only ...
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Can't run sudo do-release-upgrade

When I try to run sudo do-release-upgrade it just print: No new release found and I am running 12.04 LTS, and i can't use sudo apt-get. what should I do?
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Error installing deluge on ubuntu server (unmet dependencies)

I am getting the error that I have an unmet dependency "deluge-common" when I run the command: dprogers@homeserver:~$ sudo apt-get install deluged [sudo] password for dprogers: no talloc ...
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Static IP fails at boot

I have apt-get purge everything dhcp related from the system. Netmanager is no where to be found (on purpose) rads@PBX:~$ sudo -i root@PBX:~# nmcli dev status The program 'nmcli' is currently not ...
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RAID not assembling after reboot, throws “uuid not in config file” even though it is

I created a RAID5 array using 4 x 2.0Tb drives using the disks GUI. I used mdadm --detail --scan >> /etc/mdadm/mdadm.conf to save the configuration. I opened the mdadm.conf file and double ...
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Can't install packages and problems with LILO boot [closed]

I have installed Ubuntu Server, following the instructions How to Install minimal Ubuntu on an old laptop Though Installation was successful, and I was presented with a bare-bones terminal OS, which ...
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ubuntu 14.04 postfix dovecot - noqueue: reject: rcpt from relay access denied

I have used a online guide (cant remember url) for ubuntu 14.04, postfix and dovecot. Im using vimbadmin to manage the database etc. My problem is that I have two domains on the server but only one of ...
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Installing Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 in a VMware [closed]

Hi everyone I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 in a VMware station on my iMAC which is running on an intel core i5. My question is which kernel should I install? The options are: ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 no caching page found

I just upgraded from Ubuntu Server 14.04 to 14.04.2 and now I get this error on my three USB hard drives which are set up in a single LVM. I never had this error before and was able to transfer data ...
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Mount Nas to Ubuntu Server and samba?

I want to mount my NAS drive into my Ubuntu Server so I can reach it from my Windows desktop. So far so good. This is my Ubuntu server's /etc/fstab: //192.168.0.2/Public /DataShare/Aurora-NAS cifs ...
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Change new domain users default home directory path in AD DC

i have installed zentyal server in VMware workstation and also installed windows 7 with for domain testing. Now for example i've department like php,dotnet,linux and also i've domain user who are ...
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I can´t configure wi-fi in ubuntu server 14.04.2

I'm using ubuntu server 14.04.2 on my pc and I can't configure wireless network. I choose the name of my wi-fi and I choose wpa/wpa2 and put the password but the answer I get is: "cannot connect to ...
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Cant access apache webserver outside/inside local network

I apologize in advance if I use any technical words in the wrong way. I'm still a newbie to Linux/networking Ive been trying to figure out this problem for over a week and none of the related ...