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Is there a program like panel daemon or fire daemon for Ubuntu server 12.04?

I need a web style interface where I can log onto a website and restart certain processes. I know that there is fire daemon and panel daemon that you use for windows. I was wondering if anybody knew ...
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How to see all directories from remote?

I am on Ubuntu 12.04 server, after I login as sudoer from remote, I try to see all directories with ls command nut nothing happens. I can switch to the home directory by using cd /home and I see ...
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Is there any procedure for update Live server [closed]

Can someone send me a document with standard procedure for updating LIVE Server. Is there such thing? We make the updates to our system once per week, but we are not sure if there is some ...
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Post-login scripting for Dovecot not working [closed]

I have Dovecot 1.2.12 running on Ubuntu Server 10.10 and I'm trying to get a post-login script to log the date and time that the users access their IMAP mailbox. I've read the Dovecot wiki and added ...
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best distribution for classroom instruction [closed]

What is the best Ubuntu distribution for classroom instruction to teach Linux basics? -- More details: I have been using Linux as a single user for many years and have been pushing my University to ...
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Running a VPN server off Ubuntu Desktop?

I am unfamiliar with Ubuntu and Linux in general. I bought 3 old Dell PowerEdge 2650 servers off eBay for £20. I didn't really know what I was going to do with them, but for the price, they seemed ...
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Using scp to copy files from remote to home machine

This is probably a simple error, but I can't work it out. My computer hostname is Felix (hostname -f returns Felix) I am trying to move a file from my university account to my home computer using scp. ...
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How to reboot ubuntu server machine from outside

I am at the office right now and my ubuntu server is at home. I was connected to my server few minutes ago when I got this message : "ssh: connect to host port 22: No route to host" Maybe this is a ...
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How to send SNMP trap which will have all the information about commands fired by each user?

So can anyone help me to configure below 3 points on client side where we have SNMP Service installed? Litle bit of background: We have one OpenNMS Monitoring server, which monitors all other ...
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how do I get to the desktop after installing ubuntu server in vmware workstation?

I am new to this, very new! Trying to learn! I installed the software, logged in with my username and password, but come to username@ubuntu:~$_ Not sure what this is asking for or what I need to do ...
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Permenant Route Addition

I'm trying to add a route permanently to my VPS, at the moment I have to run the command manually every time I find out the server has rebooted. I read somewhere I had to add something to ...
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Extremely slow network transfers in one direction

File transfers from my home server (running Ubuntu 12.04 Server) to any other PC on my LAN (all running Windows 7) are extremely slow, but file transfers in the other direction (uploading to the ...
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How to setup Apache2 properly

How do i set up my server so it is visible from the outside? I have set up port forwarding (port 80) to my server. I have also set up a static ip for the server. I think the cause is the server ...
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Ubuntu Server disrgards console-setup when rebooting in VirtualBox

I found this weird behavior. In VirtualBox, Ubuntu Server 12.04 uses this font: I find that hard to read. Now I can run dpkg-reconfigure console-setup fine, and set the font to Fixed, then it looks ...
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Why can't I write to a file even after 777 permission? [closed]

On my ubuntu server I have Apache and PHP and all that nessory stuffs.. but when I run a php file <?php ...
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How to get Lubuntu to autorun the Minecraft server script on boot?

Today I am trying to make my server but i have problems when I try to autorun my script. I have followed this tutorial: http://www.minecraftwiki.net/wiki/Tutorials/Server_startup_script and the ...
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How to setup wireless printing from a printer connected via usb on Ubuntu Server 12.10?

today I have setup a basic home server for my family. So far, we have FTP set up, so we can backup all our files. Is it possible to setup wireless printing (printer is connected to server via usb)? We ...
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Non Bootable system -> Ubuntu is installed fine but it doesn't boot!? [closed]

I have a Dell Dimension 3000 and I am trying to make it a web server. I have tried installing the Ubuntu server 13.04 and Ubuntu Desktop 13.04. I have had no luck. The only thing that works is the ...
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deploying openstack on 6 servers

I'm new to openstack and i'm still learning. In 2 month i'll get 6 servers like: 4 servers with dual xeon e5-2630 , 96gb ram, 2 1gb ethernet and 2 500gb hdd in raid 1 DAS with 40tb of storage ...
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Recently freed hard drive space is not being recognized

I've got an Ubuntu 12.04.2 server whose root partition filled up. I discovered that the /var/log/auth.log file had grown to around 3.8GB. After compressing this file using gzip, the file size was ...
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Ubuntu Server auto start irssi in proxy mode

On my home server I use irssi in proxy mode to keep track of irc. From any of my desktops I then just point xchat to my home server. What I want to be able to do is have irssi start in my user ...
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Simply, running an Ubuntu Server through Virtualbox? [duplicate]

When I go through official documentation (which isn't so great) I cannot figure out how to run an Ubuntu Sever through Virtual box. I cannot find an option, and my iso is never a proper iso to boot ...
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Persist screen resolution for Server 13.04

I'd like to increase the screen resolution on a fresh 13.04 Server install. I can set nomodeset vga=791 after pressing e during the grub bootload, but I cannot find where to persist this value. I ...
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How to transfer files from one server to another?

I have two servers online both have dedicated ips both are 12.04 and with plesk panel. the problem is on my one server the files are more than 11 gb i wan to transfer them from one server to another ...
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List stored files using HTTP

I'm new to ubuntu and linux based OS:s and I wonder if someone know a program or a way to list all the files in a folder on my server when Im using a webrowser and visiting the Ubuntu server. Almost ...
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virt-manager problem

I installed ubuntu 12.04 server, kernel 3.5.0-37-generic, and the ubuntu GUI afterwards. When I start virt-manager and want to create a new VM I get this warning: Error: No hypervisor options were ...
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SSH Keys on multiple operating systems

I have a Ubuntu Server 13.04 and I currently use password only SSH login. After seeing how many attempts were made to maliciously login to SSH I need to switch to key based authentication. I have ...
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How are kernel modules in /etc/modules determined (because one of mine fails to load)?

I was trying to setup lm-sensors (Community Guide) and when I get to step 4 (sudo service module-init-tools restart) the service fails to start. In /var/log/upstart/module-init-tools.log I get an ...
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file permission for website root dirr

I have set up a new site on Ubuntu 13.04 with Apache2. The virtual host is set up and working fine. I am getting an error in my Wordpress migration that says the root directory is not writeable by ...
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Need Help About Using Ubuntu Server

I am using ubuntu in dual boot with windows. I decide to completely move into ubuntu. But a little problem occurs. I am learning to manage server so I am working with a vps. In windows to login SSH I ...
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Apache (and other services) work on localhost, but not IP address

My Apache server is working correctly on port 80. When I try to enable SSL on port 443, I can connect via localhost (telnet localhost 443) but not via IP address (telnet xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx 443). To ...
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Ajenti vs Webmin. What is the best for my ubuntu 13.04 server [closed]

Hi recently I setup ubuntu server 13.04 in vmware workstation. Then I install LAMP. Now I want to install any control panel. So I can't decide which one will favour me. Ajenti or webmin? I don't use ...
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Why ufw is blocking my outgoing traffic?

Here is my status: $ sudo ufw status verbose Status: active Logging: on (medium) Default: deny (incoming), allow (outgoing) New profiles: skip To Action From -- ...
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Does Ubuntu (server) go to sleep? Why does it take long to login? [duplicate]

I have several Ubuntu Server (12.04 LTS) virtual machines. Some are idle and some are processing background tasks, etc. However, when I try to login (SSH) to the servers, it often takes several ...
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Terminal error: i2c i2c-0 sendbytes error -110

I am currently using a clean installation of Ubuntu Server 12.04 AMD64 and I keep getting errors popping up saying: [ xxx.xxxx ] i2c i2c-0: sendbytes: error -110 where x is the seconds the ...
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How to run multiple terminals on remote ubuntu server through ultravnc?

I am trying to simultaneously run multiple instances of my application from terminal on remote ubuntu server. Single terminal is required for running a single instance of application. I am accessing ...
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Problem installing OpenVPN on 13.04

So I am following this guide for help on getting OpenVPN installed and set up.Everything appears to be going well until I reach this point.Part right above Simple Server Configuration that's in bold. ...
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Ubuntu server 13.04 ssh keygen issue

I want to be able to use github and their service hooks to deploy sites and apps to the server. To do this I need to create an ssh key and put the public key into github. I go through the ...
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Ubuntu Server + Window Manager + Network Applet

I'm trying to build a minimal desktop system on top of ubuntu server 13.04, and I've got the i3 window manager running. Apparently the standard nm-applet package is no longer in the ubuntu repos, and ...
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Server in LAN with two network cards, can't telnet / ping to the second even if it works

I have an issue with an Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (updated) server. For reasons too long to detail, it has got one eth0 interface assigned to 192.168.1.9 and one wlan0 interface assigned to 192.168.1.10. Both ...
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A different terminal

When I first started using Amazon AWS when you SSHed to a AWS server running Ubuntu you would get a cool shell that had server status at the bottom and a few other cool features. I am working on a ...
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Load issue with no I/O or CPU usage

I have a high traffic web server (1500 to 2000 users on average at any given second) which has been running for months with no issues. This morning at 4 A.M. the load jumped from a 6.4 to 391 - 450. ...
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I need to setup Ubuntu server on my VPS

I need to set up Ubuntu Server on my VPS but CentOS 6 x86 is already installed there. How could I replace CentOS with Ubuntu? I need to create 2 users. The IP addresses are 198.56.238.192 and ...
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Clustered node computers

I'm new to Ubuntu and currently running Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS. I have seen many questions regarding clustering computers, and i was wondering if i can use the node computers as standalone computers or ...
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Postgresql starting error

The postgresql 9.1 database server is not starting. Can anyone help in this. * Restarting PostgreSQL 9.1 database server * Removed stale pid file. The ...
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Using Video card on a headless server

I have a headless server using a Core i5, so it has built-in HD3000 graphics. I have a website which renders videos using OpenGL, and I'd like to be able to use the graphics hardware on the server to ...
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phpMyAdmin Blank Settings Page [duplicate]

I just installed phpMyAdmin on a clean Ubuntu Server 13.04 installation. Everything in the application works, except for the "Settings" page. This one page is blank when I click on it and when I ...
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Ubuntu Server several network ip config?

I have one ubuntu server and i want config that with several IP address! is it possible or no? if yes how I can do that?
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How do I install packages from landscape? [closed]

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS (precise) I've found some resources on how to do install packages from landscape, but I think that's for the desktop version. The server version doesn't seem to have the installer. ...
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Can i install juju zookeeper on maas server itself?

Is it possible to have juju zookeeper on maas server? I dont wanna have 2 separate servers for maas and juju.