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How can I share my internet connection from windows to ubuntu?

Okay, so I have a mobile connection attached to my main pc (windows 8.1), the address range is 192.168.43.1 - 255 with the gateway being 192.168.43.1 and I want to share this to my Ubuntu server which ...
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Home Microserver using Ubuntu and ZFS: about ZFS

I see this topic is quite a popular ([1], [2]) so hopefully I can get nice feedback on what I'm trying to do. I'm buying an HP Microserver with 4x 2TB, and I currently have two computers. I'd like ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 apache keeps giving this error while accessing website

I have just installed Ubuntu 13.10. I followed this guide (most of it) to setup LAMP. Then I was getting this error about Could not reliably determine the server's fully qualified domain name ...
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Can I set up Ubuntu server openstack for a private cloud on a single computer with two hard drives? [duplicate]

That's all there is to it I guess. All I need to know is is it possible, and is it hard?
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Installing the Ubuntu Server in Ubuntu [closed]

My first Question is Q - 1) How to Install Ubuntu Server 13.10 in Ubuntu 13.10? Q - 2) What are the uses of this server and where can we find a manual wherein we can get a complete detail regarding ...
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Configuring a network on a multi ethernet port server

Hy to all: I have just installed Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 on a Sunfire X4100 This server has 4 ethernet port, my target is to use: eth0 to connect to the modem and so to internet eth1, eth2, eth3 to ...
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Finding URL to VirtualBox Ubuntu Apache2 server

I am new to Ubuntu and have Apache2 running in a virtual box on my machine. I am trying to access this server on my Windows machine.. I am assuming that I need to find the ipAddress and the port to ...
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Install ODBC connector for PostgreSQL on Ubuntu Server 12.04

I try to install the ODBC driver for PostgreSQL on Ubuntu Server 12.04. The purpose is to connect R (which is also running on the Server)to the database. I somehow got stock because I did not find a ...
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Dynamic DNS advice for a home server on a .co.uk domain

I have the following setup: A home server running Ubuntu Server 12.04 A D-Link DSL-2780 capable of Dynamic DNS routing to www.dyndns.org, www.no-ip.com, zoneedit.com A domain purchased with ...
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Kill off apache processes when memory usage hits 90%

My situation is following: We run Magento Professional on a 15Gb ram instance, rackspace. When running htop, we could see that 'apache2 -k start' keeps spawning more child processes, some of them ...
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No network out of the sudden on Ubuntu 12.10

Recently, I replaced my network card and had few issues with the new card and the network connection on the office Intel Xeon 5500/Core i7 white box server running 64-bit Ubuntu 12.10. I ended up ...
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Nginx processes have disappeared - why?

I've been following the arts technica web served series which has been great at teaching me how to get an Nginx server established on a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 server. I'm having a few problems however. ...
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Give user write access to folder [duplicate]

How do i give the user 'testuser' write privileges on the folder: /var/www/test/public_html
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HP ProLiant DL360 G4p with 13.10 server has network issues

I've just installed Ubuntu Server 13.10 x64 on my HP ProLiant DL360 G4p. I've configured the two HDD as RAID1+0 and the installation is proceeded without problems (except during the partitioning ...
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Is it possible to setup multiple Virtual Hosts with one ip/domain?

Is it possible to setup multiple Virtual Hosts with one ip/domain? We have a single domain (example.com) pointing to our server at ip (123.123.555.555). At location 123.123.555.555 we require the ...
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Add right click sharing to Ubuntu Server 13.10 running Gnome-shell 3.8?

New to Ubuntu but some limited experience with other distros. I was trying out Ubuntu Desktop 12.04 LTS and I was able to right click a folder and share it on my home network. I wasn't crazy about ...
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How can i automatically execute a script after automatic boot?

I've recently opened a VPS running Ubuntu server 13.10 x86 (with no graphical desktop) in order to run a game server. Since it's a VPS there's a risk that the node may crash when I'm not watching. ...
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How can I allow access to both SSH and SFTP?

I started from the following article to set up SFTP on Ubuntu Server: http://blog.srmklive.com/2013/04/24/how-to-setup-sftp-server-ftp-over-ssh-in-ubuntu/. If I follow these instructions, I can ...
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named.conf or named.conf.local

First time installing BIND, the server will be a primary server with several zones which another server hosted elsewhere will slaves from. We are currently running Solaris BIND and it uses the ...
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Enable/Disable Ubuntu Desktop environment on ubuntu-12.04.1-server-i386

I have installed ubuntu-12.04.1-server-i386 and on top of that i have installed Ubuntu desktop environment so that i can maintain server easily. Hear I totally understand that installing Desktop ...
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How can i install SPE(Stani's Python Editor) for python3.3

I have ubuntu 13.10.I have SPE which runs for python2.7.4+.But i need to run it for python 3.3.2+.How can i do it.My system uses python2.7.4+ by default.
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Problem with fglrx package

guys, I have a big problem ... Whatever I want to do (at first I wanted reinstall php5), install, remove, upgrade, ... nothing works. I got some error, I'm really stuck ... Here is some, when I ...
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If you can send emails from server, but cannot configure desktop client, can you say SMTP is working?

This question is a somewhat prologue to a different question posted (here). As I can state that I can send email from my Ubuntu server (12.04) via Roundcube, perfectly. However, I cannot manage to ...
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Can you use variables when setting up restrictions on addresses that ssh server listens on?

I am setting up some virtual ubuntu 12.04 servers and was wondering if you could use a variable or a string that represented the ip or interface? I was trying to make a template that could be used to ...
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No route to host. How to SSH from guest machine in virtualbox to host machine by bridged adapter?

Sorry for the mistakes I've made. I'm trying to connect through ssh to my host machine (Ubuntu 13.10) from guest machine (Ubuntu Server 13.10) which has bridged adapter. Vice versa everything ok - I ...
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Disabling multiple simultaenous ssh sessions [duplicate]

Can someone please show me how to disable multiple simultaneous ssh sessions for an account on an Ubuntu 10.04 server. The setup currently in place is that every account has ssh access to the server. ...
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Restricting SSH sessions for accounts on ubuntu server

May someone please show me how I would restrict accounts/people logging into an ubuntu 10.04 server by SSH to a single active session at a time for each account that logs into the server. Regards
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How can I access to guest machine via ssh which has Bridged Adapter

I'm sorry for the mistakes I've made, I'm not Englishman. I have Ubuntu 13.10 and Virtualbox installed Ubuntu Server 13.10 (Bridged Adapter). Guest machine has nginx, mariaDB, php etc. - hence web ...
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juju bootstrap fails on local environment - Could not install mongo service

I'm attempting to use JuJu install for the first time. I created a 12.04 guest VM just for this process and I'm getting an error when I try an complete the bootstrap process sudo juju bootstrap ERROR ...
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My new server has ssh_host_ecdsa_key and ssh_host_rsa_key files on it already, is this normal?

I have a new dedicated server, which I currently access with username and password over ssh. I have not yet set up an ssh key. I am just looking into it now. So this is a new server with ubuntu ...
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Tried to disable GUI now neither GUI or TEXT loads

I am brand new to Ubuntu Server (or even having a server). I installed Ubuntu Server, installed a GUI using sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop so that I can check for other software graphically. ...
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Static ip setup breaks internet connection

Specs OS: Ubuntu 12.0.4 Server Router: Netgear Genie WNDR3700v2 Goal To give my Ubuntu server a static ip address so I could eventually forward a router port to it and make it accessible via the ...
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Server with virtualisation?

I am considering making a Ubuntu server based on the Intel NUC product category. I recently made a Ubuntu server in a virtual machine on an old MacBook and I very much liked the idea of being able to ...
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Trace IP from MAC

I have a Virtual Server running Ubuntu at a hosting provider. In the last couble of month I have experienced a dramatic increase of inbound traffic. All of it being UDP packets. Looking in the logs ...
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Permission problem with SFTP in FileZilla

Recently, we installed Ubuntu Server on our servers this is very new for us. However, we tried to setup a apache2 server which did work. But the problem is that we can't configure apache and other ...
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tunneling ssh through ssh

I access a Beowulf cluster which only allows local connections when I am at work. To work on the cluster from home, I login to an onsite ssh server then run a simple ssh script, to login to the ...
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Running ubuntu server behind a router DSL-2780

I am not sure if this qualifies as an Ubuntu related question or if i need to go to a D-Link related community. I am currently following the ars technica guide on setting up a home server using an HP ...
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Not able to access samba shares but visible in network

In Windows it asks for username & password & in Ubuntu it asks for username, domain & password. I entered root's and local user's password it says NOT ACCESSIBLE. ...
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How many Nginx processes should there be?

Just installing Nginx on a fresh ubuntu server 12.04. ps -e | grep nginx at first returned nothing so i ran nginxwhich appeared to get things started. Running ps -e | grep nginx now returns a ...
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Unable to boot Ubuntu Server after update/upgrade

Relatively new to Linux but have been running an Ubuntu webserver problemfree for about a year now. However, After running sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade it complained about being unable ...
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Turn an external hard-drive into an internal one (ubuntu server)

I have an old 1tb external hard drive with enclosure and a new HP ProLiant G7 N54L 2.2GHz MicroServer running a freshly installed Ubuntu Server 12.04. Spec: AMD N54L / 2.2GHz 2GB DDR3 SDRAM ...
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No address associated with the host server

Please help me with this. I am getting "No address associated with the Host Name" error when I run "sudo apt-get update" command from the console
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Removing Windows 7 and install ubuntu server 12.03.4 (but windows boot manager still appear)

I removed windows 7 and installed ubuntu server 12.03.4 but when the computer start the (black screen for windows boot manager appear) like this : ...
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An installation of owncloud requires 12.04 server but mine is not stated as“server” [duplicate]

I am a super newbie so I hope this is not a stupid question but what will I need to qualify to run this software package? I've installed openssh and apache2 and they work fine so I think many of the ...
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Upgrade from 12.04 to 12.04.3

I have installed a new VM and the template that provider has is only for 12.04. How can I update to 12.04.3 (and be safe not to upgrade to 12.10). I have tried sudo apt-get update but it says ...
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Host Server minecraft or samp

Is it possible to run a Minecraft- or SA-MP-Server (GTA San Andreas Multiplayer) on Ubuntu. If yes, how can I do this.
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No sound,Ubuntu server12.04

I have installed ubuntu server 12.04 on my computer. Today when I was trying to listening music,I found there was no sound. The player I used is mplayer. May be I didn't install sound driver but I ...
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Automatically add external display to screen in Ubuntu Server

I'd like to be able to control my laptop's (Ubuntu Server 12.04) external display over SSH. I know about the screen command, but it requires that I add the display from the laptop. Is there a way to ...
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Configure Dns Server in ubuntu Server

how to configure Dns in Ubuntu server , such as reverse lookup zone . i need the steps so Ubuntu Dns server will act like windows dns server . Can anyone give me the instructions ?
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How can I get this .sh file to run properly?

I'm trying to take a .bat file and make it a .sh This is the working .bat file @echo off title runserver "C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.7.0_25\bin\java.exe" -Xmx815m -cp bin;lib/*; com.rs.Launcher ...