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subdomains on apache with external dns

First I will describe my setup, after that my problem and last my question for solution. I have an external DNS server solution (not using DNS on my UBUNTU) where I control all my primary DNS etc. I ...
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How to set up an old PC to run a gaming server and have people connect it?

For starters, I am extremely new to the ubuntu community and even with UNIX itself... I have managed to wipe an old gaming computer, stack it with some ram, install ubuntu desktop 14.04, and from ...
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How to upgrade from Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Desktop to Ubuntu 14.10 Server

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Desktop successfully installed on a dedicated PC but now wish to install Ubuntu 14.10 Server instead as I want to setup my own cloud server and also an Open VPN server. Is it ...
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Issue in Viewing Emails (SendMail)

I was able to create a new user to associate with a new email account. Created a new user via adduser Updated the virtusertable Complied new setting (make all) Restarted sendmail The new ...
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VestaCP GarrysMod Fastdl page access

I have a dedicated server which runs VestaCP and I want to create fastdl for my garrys mod server. I've followed a tutorial or two but it just says to make the folder and it should work. Mine gives me ...
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Time based access to samba server

I have a 14.04 server running samba. I'd like to institute some time based access to the server. I host media for the whole house, and the goal is for the kids' televisions to become useless at a ...
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Expand Thin Provisioned VM for Ubuntu Server

I have a VirtualMachine with Ubuntu Server 14.04 on it. Disk is Thin Provisioned. Already increased the DiskSize with 14GB, but still I see the old 6GB available. How to expand (?) the disk with the ...
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Can't mount RAID5 Array - Ubuntu Server 14.04

My server froze last night so I had to do a cold reboot, upon logging in I couldn't see my RAID5 Array mounted, I checked in Disk Utility to start the array but recieved this error message. Error ...
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Unable to access phpMyAdmin remotely

I've got a 3 servers & 1 windows machine running in a LAN HTTP server (Apache2, PHP5 & phpmyadmin) - 10.0.0.10 DNS - 10.0.0.1 MySQL - 10.0.0.40 Windows - 10.0.0.157 I'm currently trying to ...
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Internet is not working anymore

Yesterday I've installed Ubuntu Server 14.04 on my laptop (Dell, 2.6Ghz Quad-Core, 8GB RAM). I've been following this tutorial Everything worked fine after I finished the tutorial, I could connect to ...
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vsftpd - mounted drive permissions

I have a vsftpd server running and I am wondering about the permissions I have set. The server has a few virtual users. Currently I have set them to 777 but what I want to do is set the drives to ...
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bootp server in a Virtual Machine

I have a HP LCMS that I am trying to set up in a Virtual machine on virtual box. The Virtual Machine is windows xp, and the host is ubuntu 14.04.2. The LCMS requires there be a BOOTP server running to ...
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SSH connection refused from specific location only

Me and my girlfriend share a Ubuntu server I set up for different stuff. Lately however, she has been experiencing a problem that has me, her, and both of our respective colleagues confounded and ...
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Connecting phpmyadmin to seperate mysql server

I've got what's probably a very easy question to solve, but I've been stuck on it for a few days now. I've got 3 servers running in a small network, DNS, HTTP and MySQL. I've got apache2 and PHP5 ...
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Squid Cache Problem on Webmin

I'm new to Ubuntu, Webmin and Squid So I'm following the tutorial to set up my squid proxy server on webmin I'm able to start the webmin and squid. But unfortunately after I got to the step where we ...
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At ubuntu server boot cli, how can I check if internet is configured?

Basically I want to preseed ubuntu server set up but it keeps on saying file can't be loaded, so I was thinking maybe there is something wrong with my internet connection. But there is no ping or ...
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What is the difference between Pinging loopback address and pinging the system's IP address?

What I found was loopback tests whether the TCP/IP suite of our system is working properly or not and pinging our IP makes sure that NIC is working fine. This is okay but I wish to know its working ...
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apt-get very slow after downloads [closed]

I have a Open VZ based Ubuntu 14.04 minimal VPS with 4 cores and 2 gb RAM. When I try to install anything it downloads very fast as it should but then it takes forever after all the gets. ...
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minimal install of Ubuntu 14LTS has SSHd enable , but no Openssh package installed

I'm installing U14 LTS from the "Minimal" CD image on a VM. Installation goes as planned, only item I checked to install additionally was 'OpenSSH server'. After install, I'm doing an inventory of ...
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Unusual behave - Virus Like

I am facing a very strange behave on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS box. I have an IPTV system providing cable TV and Internet through a router. My Ubuntu box is connected to the router and provides file serving ...
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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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32 bit on 64 bit causing strange characters

I installed a 32 bit game server on 64 bit ubuntu server 14.04.2 LTS. This required a few libraries, including lib32gcc. Now, whenever I run apt-get, I get all kinds of strange characters. The ...
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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 [duplicate]

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 connect simple android client emulator with Ubuntu Server [closed]

im working with a research that involves Ubuntu server. I'm trying to connect an android studio emulator to the Ubuntu server. How? Well, I've a simple android client app that will send to the server ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Home server, where to start

I'd like te set up my desktop at home as a server with multiple services: First: NAS and remote desktop control, in browser, but terminal only (like telnet) is fine by me. Next: I would also like ...
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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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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 ...