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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, ZFS, SWRAID and mentoring inquiries

It's been awhile since I have posted in this Ubuntu forums site and now I’m utilizing the mailing list. I also tried to check reddit and after reading the FAQ there, this site is the way to go. I am ...
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Why is enp#s# in stead of eth# ? Whats the meaning of enp#s#?

I migrate from Ubuntu Server 14 to Ubuntu Server 16 I now I have problems because I'm not undertand that. I hope that somebody can answer me.
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Automount pendrive like Ubuntu Desktop in Ubuntu Server (15.10)

I use the Ubuntu Desktop on my PC and want my Ubuntu Server to automount USB media just like it does on my Desktop: plugin, a folder with same name as label appears in /media/ with the device mounted. ...
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Is choosing 'Security Updates Only' on installation of Ubuntu Server enough?

I want necessary security updates on my Ubuntu servers, without my interference. In general, do I need to do anything else after selecting the 'Security updates only' option in the automatic updates ...
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apache multiple secure subdomains

So I have tried a couple tutorials, this is my latest result on Ubuntu Server 15.10 ports.conf # If you just change the port or add more ports here, you will likely also # have to change the ...
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configuring multiple secure sites in one config? (server)

im trying to list port 80 redirects along with the 443 stuff so all my subdomains are secure and if you go to any of them they auto redirect you to https this is my conf. <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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We changed where our website was hosted, now we get an Apache screen when we go to our URL from the computers connected to our server

So we are in the process of cleaning up a very complicated mess our last IT person made with pretty much everything. When she left we had no details on what was done so hopefully someone can help us ...
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how to write upstart script for a background service (db)

I am on ubuntu 14.04 server and I am trying to write script for my database. i added this file to /etc/init/neo.conf: description "neo4j upstart" start on startup stop on shutdown script echo $$ ...
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Regular security checks on server

I am administrating a server and obviously i am slightly paranoid if its security is compromised. Hence i regularly try to check if the security is still intact. Here are the things that i do roughly ...
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Linux Ubuntu Bandwidth Shaping

Setup = VPN for multiple clients I would like to use the following Network Emulator (Netem) from the Linux Foundation to shape a network connection: ...
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Runlevel script doesn't run when I change between runlevels

I have an Ubuntu server 15.04 and I want to trigger a simple script when I enter in the 2. runlevel. The script just creates a folder with a actual date: #!/bin/sh mkdir /home/me/"work-`date`" And ...
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How to use GPARTED in Ubuntu [duplicate]

I have an OwnCloud server running on Ubuntu 14.04, I downloaded OwnCloud's ISO to mount it into VMware Workstation but it only has 40gb dedicated to it so I expanded it to 100gb in the VM settings but ...
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Cannot connect as Guest to ubuntu usershare from MAC OSX Yosemite?

I cannot connect to my shared folders on my Ubuntu server from my Mac. My Windows computer can connect without any problems. Giving Ubuntu credentials as opposed to using "Anonymous" used to work, ...
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Java Perfomance on Ubuntu

I deployed some application which use large amount of RAM on Tomcat installed on an Ubuntu and Tomcat installed on a Windows same performance hardware and same performance for java RAM for tomcat. ...
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Postgis installation on Ubuntu 15.10 server gives dependencies error

I am trying to install Postgis on Ubuntu server 15.10 using the following command: sudo apt-get install postgresql-9.5-postgis-2.2 but I am getting following error: The following packages have ...
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ubuntu server 14.04 LTS too slow

Last two weeks my ubuntu server is too slow. It happens every day. All the services are pretty slow or died. Reboot server helps for 4-5 hours and after that issue occurs again. I've made screenshots ...
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why ubuntu can parse a ip address from domain(ex:www.facebook.com) when I had modified it's dns server to host that no exist?(I had reboot.)

why ubuntu can parse a ip address from domain(ex:www.facebook.com,i never visit it before.) when I had modified it's dns server to host that no exist?(I had reboot.) root@iZ25kzpxgdzZ:~# cat ...
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Error while installing gearman

I was trying to install gearman on my local server i.e ubuntu 14.04. While installing gearman with pecl such as: $ sudo pecl install gearman while hitting this command i got an error: downloading ...
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Block IP beginning with, U.F.W

Someone is running a registration bot on my site and I have taken steps to prevent the registration, but now I want to block the whole IP range from even being able to access my site. I have set up ...
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Samba share no longer visible on network

Having an issue with an Ubuntu 14.04 server running a Samba share. This server was configured by another person, and has been running for a few years now. I was transferring files from a hard drive ...
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Mouse clicks not working on ubuntu 14.04 server

I have ubuntu 14.04.4 server box I am unable to click anywhere on the desktop or click not working at all. I installed ubuntu desktop packages with this command apt-get install ubuntu-desktop. Anyone ...
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Is there a way to redirect or forward just the www traffic from an ubuntu server to my website home page on another domain name?

I have a website hosted on a particular place with a normal www.sitename.com. I also purchased the .net version of the sitename and want to use it as an sftp only server. The domain is from Google ...
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How to tell git not to use rsa key but username + password

I guess I messed with my ssh configuration. Lately I cannot clone a local repository anymore. It seems like the git repository is accepting both publickey and password but instead of letting me ...
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How can'i pass this “ openssh-client' has no installation candidate ”

I am trying to use ssh command, but I have this: sudo ssh git-codecommit.us-east-1.amazonaws.com [sudo] password for dali: sudo: ssh: command not found So when i am trying to install ...
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Kernel panic not syncing timeout synchronizing machine check over cpus

We installed an Ubuntu Server 14.04.4 LTS to one of our customer's server. Server has large storage drives and software RAIDed SSD disks for OS. Server is crashing randomly. And we are getting error ...
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Downloading packages from Ubuntu local package mirror during Ubuntu 14.04LTS server installation

During Ubuntu 14.04LTS server installation using MAAS, some packages are downloaded from Ubuntu mirrors. Is there a way of installing Ubuntu using MAAS in an environment without internet connection ...
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Samba 2:3.6.25-0ubuntu0.12.04.2 error after 19 update

After update USN-2950-1: Samba vulnerabilities the samba server ubuntu cannot anymore get the domain controller /var/log/apt/history.log Start-Date: 2016-04-19 06:37:17 Upgrade: ...
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NIC problem with VLAN?

I have istalled 3 NIC interfaces: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr f6:c1:9e:5e:8a:be inet addr:192.168.100.2 Bcast:192.168.100.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 inet6 addr: ...
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Ubuntu Server Network Setup

Hello All I am new to the community, sorry if I break some of the questioning precedents. I am trying to set up an ssh server and I just installed the 14.04 Ubuntu Server on a desktop. I was not ...
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Unable to connect to internet behind proxy using terminal in ubuntu 14.04

I am having trouble while running sudo apt-get update. It is asking for proxy authentication, even ping google.com not working. Though I have updated apt.conf file at /etc/apt/ location but still not ...
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Backup script in Server [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 server edition Now i need script which will backup Samba Share to USB drive attached to the server and also generate the back up log with Log File format containing File Name, ...
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Know Ubuntu Distribution server or desktop

I am asking question after googling and I tried multiple solution but need a specific answer. I have logged in another pc with SSH and I need to know that the OS distribution is server or desktop. ...
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Samba Share user/password error after update

this is the first time that I couldn't find an answer so this is my first question. I will provide as much information as possible. I have an ASUS router that has 2 HDDs. There is only 1 ...
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What is 'AHCI mode' - HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8

I have just purchased this server and I would like to install Ubuntu Server on it. I would like to keep RAID support, although I'm currently only using one HDD which will have my files and OS on it. ...
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xmlrpc.php not found or unable to stat [Ubuntu 14.04 Server]

I just setup a new Ubuntu server with a LAMP stack. I'm using it only for some React.JS development, and has no domain name associated to it. I'm finding that my error log is riddled with this error: ...
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Newbie: Slow Apache2 Response Time

As the title says I'm a newbie with this stuff but I'm willing to learn what I need to know. I'm simply ignorant atm. This is a Rackspace server with Ubuntu 15.10 running Apache2. I have a PHP web ...
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In file browser: connect to ssh server via other ssh server

in my file browser I have problems connecting remotely to a machine which sits behind a nasty firewall. Usually in a terminal our procedure to connect to that server goes via an ssh connection within ...
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Using lvm and thin provisioning (thinpool) on PV larger that 2T

I'm trying to make use of lvm thin volumes on Trusty 14.04 with an external drive of 3TB as the PV for the volumegroup, but for some reason this fails and the thinpool gets corrupted. On a 2TB drive ...
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How to resolve the apache issue? [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu Linux. I'm using LAMP(Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) on my machine. My Apache server is not working. I tried to restart it but that also failed. Then I removed completely and tried to ...
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Difference in output between init.d script and Service call for tomcat6

I've upgraded a 12.04 machine to 14.04 using do-release-upgrade. All went well, as usual, but this particular machine has a very strange issue afterwards; See the output for service tomcat6 status: ...
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No networking: Failed to bring up eth0

The networking service fails to start / doesn't start on reboot. Restarting networking (via systemctl): networking.serviceJob for networking.service failed because the control process exited with ...
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Understand the differences between two network configurations for MAAS

I am trying to understand the differences between two network configurations for MAAS. My understanding is that the both achieve the same tasks where the first network connects to the internet and the ...
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Running a Python script on an apache2 version 2.4 server

I have a python script (python.py) located in the /var/www/html/Python folder. The script saves some images to another directory (/var/www/html/Data). I have the x file permission on the python.py ...
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file manager permission based on users on Ajenti

I installed Ajenti-v on my Ubuntu server 15.10 and I want to create multiple users with specific access to their home directory. Currently, whenever I create a new ajenti user (which is synced with ...
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Does MAAS Cluster Controller API URL need to setup to Internal Network and not LAN Network

MAAS 1.9 - Ubuntu 14.04.4 Wondering if the MAAS Cluster Controller API URL need to setup to Internal Network and not LAN Network..... My Internal network is 10.x.x.x on eth1 and not accessible from ...
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MAAS interface eth0 (External) and eth1 (internal)

I have two interfaces configured in MAAS under Cluster eth0 - external IP VLAN 10 eth1 - internal (10.x.x.x) VLAN 20 - DHCP-DNS Managed I am going to add a node in MAAS.....I have setup the node ...
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MAAS 1.9.1 GUI Taskbar missing Network TAB on Ubuntu 14.04.4

I deployed MAAS 1.9.1 on Ubuntu 14.04.4 but all the install guides showing MASS GUI having Network Tab ie Nodes-Cluster-Images-Zones-Network-Settings but i am seeing the GUI Taskbar option below ...
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vmbuilder and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am trying to build a Ubuntu 14.04 image with vmbuilder like this: vmbuilder kvm ubuntu -o -v --suite trusty --arch amd64 --rootsize 9216 --user testuser --pass testpass --hostname test --addpkg ...
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iptables is blocking only some connections to port 80

I'm running a Ubuntu 15.10 server with an nginx webserver on it. I've used the following iptables configuration to allow port 80 and port 443 connections: *filter # Allow all loopback (lo0) traffic ...
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Network configuration | apt can't download anything

I'm having some issues with the FTP server I'm currently setting up for my company. I installed the server completly, updated everything and the server works fine now. I installed everything behind a ...