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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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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 ...
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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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Exiting `ifup` when waiting for master bond0 to be ready

I'm working on teaming to NIC using bond-mode 6, although during my restart process for the NIC's (which must be out of order), I ran the command sudo ifup etho0 and received the message Waiting for ...
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Ubuntu crashing too often

right some little days, I bought a dedicated server (physically, I mean), then, installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. All working well (well as it can be taking in mind that it's running in a simple house, ...
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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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php5-fpm tuning - why do I have too many sleeping php-fpm processes?

So I recently went from apache2 with mod_php to apache2 with fastcgi and php5-fpm. (still same prefork module). But I am not sure if we have configured php5-fpm properly. We don't run a website but ...
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Monitor network load on ubuntu server 14.04

I wanted a lightweight tool so that I can remotely monitor the network load on my server(apache2) I want to know the bandwidth usage the IP addresses of the traffic Any tool in mind guys?
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Problems with sudo on Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS

Hi I have Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS installed and when I use sudo with my regular username it requests my username password instead of the root password. Is this normal? If not, how do I set it up to ...
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Which kernel should I install for Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 in a VMware?

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, given these options: 1) ...
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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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Remote into Ubuntu Server 14.04 with GUI

I currently have Ubuntu Desktop installed on my laptop. I also have Ubuntu Server installed on my media server (headless) that I am in the process of building. Goal: I would like to be able to ...
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How do I connect to my VirtualBox Ubuntu 14.04LTS from the host's public IP(or domain name)?

I've been having a hard time with this. It's probably been 3 days now... Anyway, I've set up my virtualbox on Windows7 with a bridged adapter (eth0). Installed LAMP server and it works. I can ...
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Can't change default port of a service (apache2 & postfix)

When trying to set up a server I stumbled upon a terrible problem: I can't seem to change a service's default port. I have tried to change Apache2's & postfix's default port and all I get (with ...
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Current state of installing onto software-based RAID 5 array

I'd like to install Ubuntu 14.04 onto a fresh software-based RAID 5 setup. I've seen conflicting information regarding whether or not a separate (RAID 1, or non-RAID) partition for /boot is needed. ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 server enterprise cloud installation problem

I want to develop a private cloud. I found Ubuntu Server 10.04 eucalyptus enterprise edition. I have taken a Lenevo computer with ATA hard drive, 4 GB ram and something called intel(r) 82597 NIC. ...
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How to install and/or run Universal Media Server on Ubuntu 14.04?

I have installed UMS onto my Ubuntu box according to the manual here. All commands worked fine except two: 1) I was unable to install ffmpeg package which is absent in this version of Ubuntu. I have ...
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TWM - Why can't I do anything?

So I have installed TWM on Ubuntu Server edition, in virtualbox, but when I startx and enter TWM, I can't actually do anything but open the menu; if I click on anything in the menu it just closes and ...
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syntax error near unexpected token newline' doctype html ' while installing zpanel

I am new to ubuntu, trying to install zpanel on my VPS server. Found some questions with same problem, but none of them was applicable in my case. I have followed this answer to install zpanel, ...
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How do I configure multiple networks?

How would I configure an Ubuntu server to use multiple networks? There will be two interfaces, eth0 and eth1. Essentially, there will be a private network (eth0) which has no internet access, but ...