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How do rootkits get installed on to a ubuntu server?

I've seen a few posts on checking for rootkits but haven't been able to find any information on how they get onto a linux system. In particular if you exploit a bug in a php web site (yes I'm talking ...
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Sharing folder with VM through libvirt, 9p, permission denied

An Ubuntu Server 14.04 Host hosts an Ubuntu Server 14.04 guest via libvirt/qemu-kvm. The system runs fine, but - as guest - I have issues writing to a shared folder (<filesystem>) that drive me ...
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Settings LDAP Users Roles/Permissions at Application Level

I configured LDAP server on my Linux machine and create users/group accordingly as required. I have different groups like: admin/managers/executive/developers/users/clients. Now I have around 10 ...
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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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Ubuntu Server Installation - Bad Archive Mirror

I am trying to install Ubuntu Server on my desktop computer that has a wireless card. Installing Ubuntu from a flashdrive, I reached a part where I had to remove my wireless card to go through the ...
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Run script on shell login for all users

I have a script named "als" that parses the aliases in a user's .bashrc file that I'd like to run for any user logging in via SSH. This should display similar to a Message of the day (MOTD) banner. ...
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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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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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can I use same system for the implementation of multicast?

While implementing multicasting in java socket programming,,I decided to make groups based on the interfaces I have ,for eg: anupam@JAZZ:~$ netstat -g IPv6/IPv4 Group Memberships Interface ...
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Deluge daemon 'Starting up' after uninstall

Okay, let see if I can keep this short and simple. I switched from deluge-daemon to transmission-daemon a few months ago on my Ubuntu 14.04 server VM. I was doing something totally unrelated when I ...
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Ubuntu Server - no internet connection

I've installed Ubuntu Server on server machine with two network cards, whereas only one of them is wired to local network. When I type: sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces I get following: # The ...
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Enable ZTS Support on Ubuntu 14.04

i've installed everything that regards PHP from the standard repository. I've installed php5-dev package and all other dependencies to run pthreads on my server. I don't understand how to enable the ...
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Gathering server CPU load statistics

I have a small server under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS running some apps. Since the CPU load has increased it began to lack resources from time to time. I would like to have a way to produce a graph of CPU load ...
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wlan0 No such device on ubuntu server

I've been following a tutorial to install ndiswrapper and have successfully installed that and the drivers for my wireless usb card. As soon as I get to the ifconfig wlan0 up part the terminal writes ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS - PPTPD fails to start

I need some help here setting up my VPN. Everything is configured properly, but pptpd server fails to start. Here's what happens: # /etc/init.d/pptpd status * /usr/sbin/pptpd is not running # ...
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IPv4 configuration within a VM

I installed Ubuntu server 12.04 in a virtual machine. When I typed ifconfig, my network displayed a IPV6 IP address. How do I configure my 12.04 server to use IP v4?
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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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Running multiple Python programs fills up /dev/mapper/gregorbr--lnx--vg-root 55G 52G 55M 100% /

I have a ubuntu server 12.04.5 LTS that I use to run multiple python programs that uses ssh. I have it set up so it just prints to screen, so it shouldn't take up any space at all. Here is they ...
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Ubuntu14 point subdomain to externet ip and port

im trying to point a specific subdomain in to an expernal ip and port. For example i want to point server1.domain.com to example.com:25565 etc.... Please note that i can't edit the second domain ...
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How to create a directory in /var/run on startup?

I need to create a non-root owned directory in /var/run that a startup script in /etc/init.d will use. What is the proper way achieve this? I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.
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how to fix the Samba Share keeps loosing the network connectivity issue

I have a Ubuntu 12.4 LTS Server with a Samba Share where some windows clients get connected to it. as of lately Users are complaining that when they same a file or update it they can't see the file ...
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Graphical servers monitoring

I am using Ubuntu with Apache, PHP, Mysql, SSH ,Mail, FTP ... servers. Is there any application that monitor these servers activities? How can I monitor all servers be actived or see any activity on ...
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can i install ubuntu-14.04.1-server-amd64 to HP Integrity rx2620 Server

i don't know too much about computer scince(especially in linux eara).my major is biology, recently i need to analysis some next generation sequencing data of one insect, so i may better use linux. in ...
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Subdomains in Ubuntu with SSL

Ok, so this is my first real project setting up a native linux server. I have used Windows as a host before in VMware and ran Ubuntu Server 14.04 as guest with a ownCloud server, so I´m not totally ...
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How do I execute a command on a specific screen?

I am currently setting up a server and there are different programs I want to run in the background, while still being able to look at the console of each program on demand. So I'm trying to ...
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how to fix a port number statically for client request on client side?

I am on a Assignment to implement unicast multicast broadcast in java socket programming. While implementing multicast part I decided to do it on my own system itself, so for the purpose of ...
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Not able to start StartX on Ubuntu Server configured inside KVM

I have Ubuntu Server installed as guest OS inside KVM. I also installed Ubuntu Desktop on top of that but now when I am trying to start GUI using StartX, I am getting below message and my screen ...
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Despite port 80 being unblocked apache still doesn't seem to work

I started installing at 19:30 and it's now 03:30. The OS is installed, apache is installed, I've unlocked the the var/www folder and moved my files there. I couldn't seem to host it. I then went ...
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Unable to boot after failing RAID1 on Ubuntu 14.04 Server (Pastebin Ubuntu)

I'm unable to boot after failing a RAID1 on Ubuntu 14.04 Server. http://paste.ubuntu.com/8876970/ Boot Info Script e7fc706 + Boot-Repair extra info [Boot-Info 31Jan2013] ...
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SSH installation errors

Please let me know what to be done here. I am trying to install Hadoop in Ubuntu.The ssh connectivity is throwing error $ sudo apt-get install openssh-server Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Ubuntu Server VLAN config

I would like to do the following (using either MAC address or FreeRaduis Login): I have PC1 and PC2 belonging to Owner A and PC3 and PC4 belonging to Owner B. They are all connected to the same WiFi ...
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ubuntu server on Jetson TK1

Can you install Ubuntu server on a Jetson-tk1 (Wiki)? I want to try using it at a low power mini web server. It comes with Ubuntu 14.04, which locked up after package updates. I tried restoring the ...
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Problem with i7 notebook running ubuntu - Good hardware

I use ubuntu 14:04 on a notebook for web development. However, about 3 times a day it enters 'bottleneck'. The processing and memory usage go into space. Patiently when I'll see what is happening with ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04: Display stdout from startup scripts after login

I have an application that binds a socket and streams data over a TCP connection. The script works and runs on startup (called from rc.local), but how do I get the output of the script to display in ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 using 2 net adaptors in VMWare Workstation

I am student and we are using VMWare Workstation 10 with Ubuntu 14.04. We, including our teacher, are trying to figure out what is going wonky with our configurations. In Vmware, the goal is to have ...
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187GB used on fresh install

just installed ubuntu on a server and it shows that i have 187.96 GB used, 3.58 TB total on webmin. it doesn't look normal? i have no idea where 187.96 GB is coming from. is the system reserving a % ...
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Step by step guide to Create DNS zonefile for single server with subnet IPs for SSL use

I have a dedicated server with the latest LTS server-edition installed. With it came one ip-address, say as an example 175.1.1.1/27. The IP is connected to a registered domain to handle web,mail,ftp ...
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Ubuntu server 14.04 LTS specific information?

Im new and lost here. Where can I find all ubuntu server general features? like: Processor and Memory Support (Physical memory etc.), network/storage/manageability features? Im trying to find this in ...
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How to solve NO IP address in the Virtual Server

Greetings Guru's & Fellow Techies.... I have a New Physical Box which runs Ubuntu 12.4 LTS in there I run Virtual Server using VMM. the problem is that VMM does not get connected to the main DC ...
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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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Setup openssh to start when the computer boots

I have a headless server and I was wondering if it is possible to start openssh without logging in. It would start without the need for a password, so I wouldn't have to plug in a monitor every time I ...
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Ubuntu Minimal 12.04 with MySQL installation errors (and minor issues, like the lack of Dialog and ReadLine)

I am trying to start my server with Ubuntu Minimal, because I will not use 90% of the default stack included in Ubuntu Server. But I can't install MySQL, getting erros like these: # Setting up ...
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TightVNC Server not working via Java Viewer at school

When I try to connect to my computer from school, which they have Linux computers with restrictions, I get this: java -jar '/home/alumno/Escritorio/carpeta sin título/tightvnc-jviewer.jar' nov 05, ...
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Ubuntu Server Samba Permissions best practice

I am having some problems accessing my Ubuntu Server 14.04 over Samba. I am trying to access from my Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 desktop and other Linux desktops. I would like to have fine access control in ...
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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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Streaming music from Ubuntu Server 14 over VPN

Apologies if this has been asked already - I've been searching around and haven't found anything too helpful for what I'm looking to do. I'm looking to have my Ubuntu Server(14) host my music and ...
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Server 14.04 on a laptop?

I have a Dell E6320 that I recently installed Ubuntu Server on after a motherboard failure. However, since installing Ubuntu, I noticed that the battery refuses to charge. I know the battery is good, ...
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Setting up MAAS cluster offline

Dear Ubuntu community: I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS MAAS (MAAS 1.5) on a four node (for now) cluster. At the moment, the cluster is completely offline. I was able to follow the ...
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Install from local mirror getting packages from security.ubuntu.com

how you doing? I'm trying make a installation for Ubuntu Server 14.04 over PXE using a local mirror (the .iso file mounted com a web server). From the installation, I see packages being fetched ...
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Can't bootstrap Juju

I have been failing to bootstrap juju. I get this error: ERROR juju.provider.common bootstrap.go:122 bootstrap failed: cannot start bootstrap instance: cannot run instances: gomaasapi: got error ...