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assign driver with wpa_supplicant

Ubuntu server. I have a AR93xx wireless network adapter. I'm trying to use wpa_supplicant to connect to my home network. I run this: sudo wpa_supplicant -D ath9k -i wlan0 -c /etc/wpa.conf The device ...
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How to fix dpkg error (1)

To be honest i'm not using Ubuntu but Debian (7.8), but as the commands are almost alike and this doesn't seem like an OS related problem to me, I figured I'd ask it on this glorious forum. I'm ...
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Install Ubuntu Server via SSH

I registered for a domain and a online hosting on GoDaddy.com. I only have access to it via their website and SSH. Is there any way to install Ubuntu server on this so that I log into Ubuntu via SSH ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.5 Server No Internet from ethernet connection at work

I am using Ubuntu Server 12.04.5 I am using an ethernet connection that connects to my company's intranet. All the other computers I work with are connected to an AD domain and the Ubuntu server is ...
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How to Run Juju Evnvironment on MAAS Host Machine

I am having trouble trying to figure out how to run Juju environment on the host machine where MAAS server is on. I have nodes ready but what I want to do is have MAAS and a Juju environment on the ...
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Making my server virtual - what happens to my LVMs?

I have a physical server with about 10TB in two different LVMs and VGs. I'm going to be installing a bare-metal hypervisor on the hardware now, which means I'll have to rebuild my Ubuntu server. I set ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 Native Windows Installation

Is it possible to install Ubuntu 14.04 Server Edition as a native windows application like the desktop edition (using wubi)? Please guide, as I'm going to use server edition for the first time. ...
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12.04 boot issue

If I boot ubuntu 12.04 server normal it starts to boot goes to a black screen and shuts the PC down. If I go through the recovery and resume normal boot it boots into ubuntu and works just fine. I'm ...
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Firewall is blocking NSF requests from/to random UDP ports

I really hope someone can stop me from pulling my hair out! Normally, I can find the answer t what I'm after with a few simple searches, but I have worked on this off and on for weeks now and am ...
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Unable to boot ISO over PXE with Clonezilla server

I've got the Clonezilla server running and when I boot my VM from my other laptop it looks like it's trying to do something; it just hangs for a while at a screen that shows me a read out of my MAC ...
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why i don't receive DHCPDiscover message from server using dongle and why same code give DHCPNac on wifi

I have written a script using perl and i have tested it using two different ways: Using a wifi connection (I have router which is directly connected to server and i am connected to that router). ...
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Difference between update servers

If you go into the "Software & Updates" in "System Settings", it gives you the option for the "Main Server" or "Server for your country" ("your country" replaced by the name of your country), what ...
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fstrim not supported on USB flashdrive?

Not sure this has already been properly sorted (but I am a noob) New install of 14.04 server installed on a brand new SanDisk 16Gb USB stick mounted on the internal USB connector of a HP Proliant ...
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How to Install/Configure/Manage Server/ProxyServer for my small office to control everything ?? (Ubuntu 14.04)

I am totally newbie to Servers. I'm running a small web based office with having 25 employees. It's been 3 months & i'm watching that my team is sucking up all my internet data in ...
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Why isn't my apache authentication working?

I am trying to set up apache2 authentication for a given website which can be found locally on my webserver. When I try to open up the website it states Internal Server Error 500. Then I put the ...
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Unable to install packages in my VPS running with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

root@vps:~# apt-get install vim E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem. root@vps:~# dpkg --configure -a Setting up libpam-cap:i386 ...
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Looking for VINO on Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS

I'm very new so excuse me for this question. I've installed ubuntu 14.04 on a machine to play with linux and try to include it in my netword (sounds like a good idea to me). Then I'd like first to ...
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Network Issues ubuntu server

I have a question in regards to network connectivity. I have a mac mini that is running ubuntu server 14.04 and I'm have difficulty not only using apt-get to update and download but for some reason ...
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Does there exist a way within the context of MAAS to specify which disk shows up as sda when provisioning nodes with multiple disks?

I am looking for a method by which I can specify the disk elected to be sda on enlisted MAAS nodes with multiple disks when they undergo commissioning, OR a method to specify which disk of those found ...
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Mail Server Issue

I have a domain example.com with its MX record pointed on lets say mail.bet-cool.com, Domain example.com is pointing to a certain VPS. While sending mail from VPS(Postfix without dovecot) to ...
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Troubles with “Connect to Server” option

I am using Ubuntu 14.04; the "connect to server" option has changed in the last few years from something like this to something like this Since I don't really know anything about servers or ...
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Take a file from Windows to Linux via tftp

I have created a TFTP server on Windows and I want to take a file with my Linux. But actually when I put a command like this: get c:\test\test.txt I activate my trace and I have: Packet Tracing ...
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AttributeError: type object 'IP' has no attribute 'SubnetSet'

I'm trying to install OpenVPN access server on a virtual server with Ubuntu 14.04 OS. But I get this error: Use local authentication via internal DB? > Press ENTER for default [no]: Traceback ...
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“[Client] DTD are not supported by SOAP” error while running test file in remote server?

<? $client = new SoapClient('http://*****/api/soap/?wsdl'); $session = $client->login('admin', '*****'); $apicalls = array(); $i = 0; $ii = 0; $filters = array('sku' => ...
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How to trace all output to console in Server?

I have had a problem with XenServer 6.2 SP1 and Ubuntu 14.04. The VMs wont start after power failure. I mounted the disks and did fsck on them, but no luck. Then after being irritated, just clicked ...
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How to resolve failed PAM radius authentications for local account?

I have a local account which is not set up for radius on my 14.04 server, then I have multiple radius accounts. The local account is used for automatic file transfers from network devices and creates ...
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How to redirect URL:PORT traffic to multiple external IP:Port?

Currently, I'm using iptables to redirect incoming requests for "website.com:27015" to "xx.xx.xx.xx:27015". Problem is, since iptables redirects via the port 27015, I can only redirect to one single ...
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Why won't my BIND / Apache configuration work?

I am trying to set up a BIND configuration with an Apache webserver. What I am trying to achieve is to by using the URL www.exampler.net access the content that can be found on my Apache webserver's ...
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Package differences between Ubuntu and Ubuntu Server, notably Intel HD 5000 drivers

I am currently in the process of setting up Ubuntu Server on an Intel NUC Kit D54250WYK. I chose Ubuntu Server to get rid of most of the overhead Ubuntu Desktop brings that I would not want on a ...
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Ubuntu server 12.04.5 Package php5-mcrypt is not available

I'm on Ubuntu Server 12.04.5 I'm trying to install php5-mcrypt. I'm getting this error. ~$ sudo apt-get install php5-mcrypt Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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PPTPd + Privoxy for Ad blocking VPN

I found a bash script that converts adblock plus lists into Privoxy filters and I want to use it to block ads via VPN settings on Windows, KDE, and Android. Also, I want to change the DNS servers to ...
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SSH error when using putty to access MaaS nodes

Essentially I can not log into the nodes provisioned with MaaS via putty or teraterm without first providing an RSA key from the MaaS server. Juju works just fine as it resides on the host server... ...
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Connecting to IP#1 automatically redirects to IP#2

I have setup Ubuntu Server 14.04 on a independent server, with its internal IP 10.10.10.9. This is supposed to be a closed(as in, should only be accessible by other 10.10.10.X IPs only), and works ...
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Trying to setup a mail server on ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to set up a mail server but get the following errors whilst trying to connect with thunderbird: Jan 7 03:11:59 Ubuntu-1404-trusty-64-minimal postfix/smtpd[6752]: lost connection after ...
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ssh connection refused only after inactivity

I have a Virtual Machine running 14.04 server and I've configured everything so I can ssh in. I can boot the machine and then ssh in using ssh -p 3022 adrian@localhost just fine. However, if I leave ...
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File ownership changes on save for “some” files

On my server, I have two accounts; one for me and one for my wife. We both share the same group as our primary group. For simple text files, when I own the file and she edits and saves that file, ...
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Multi domain emails from PHP

my server is running Ubuntu server 12.04 LTS. So far, I had no problems sending out emails from my single wordpress website. After creating other websites on the same server, I recognized, that they ...
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VSFTPD acess only localhost

I configured a ftp server but I can't acess it. If I try ftp localhost in server terminal it works but if I try ftp SERVERIP it doesn't work....neither from filezilla. The server doesn't have ...
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Connectivity problem to one speficic ip

Scope: Ubuntu 14.04 server with tomcat7 hosted on Hyper-v. The app running need connectivity to another network through a vpn. The route to this network is added in the network interface file. This ...
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Synergy Keyboard and Mouse: Client or Server?

I'm doing a fresh Ubuntu 14.04.1 install on a Lenovo ThinkServer. This is going to be on the same worksurface as a HP Win 7 Laptop with 8GB RAM (on a dock) with the laptop screen, an attached screen, ...
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How To Reset The Ubuntu server Password [duplicate]

I lost My Ubuntu Server password and I don't know what to do. So I posted this question on AskUbuntu
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How to setup Ubuntu on a Cubieboard or Cubietruck?

How should I go about installing Ubuntu on a Cubieboard?
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Ubuntu and Windows 7 cannot connect for simple service (ftp)

All, I have a problem for the networking here. Lets imagine, I have 3 machines, windows 7, ubuntu 14.04, fedora 20 , all run in 64-bit virtualize run with same network 10.137.2.x fedora : 10.137.2.7 ...
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Will basic vps in bandwagonhost enough for ubuntu server 14.04

I want to buy a vps and use ubuntu server. I use this for my shadowsocks service and put my blog(may be run on python, mysql). Is it enough?
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Local-network Bind DNS not working for wireless clients

I've set up Bind on Ubuntu Server 14.04 to act as local-network DNS. Client systems can now resolve the Apache default page to the local FQDN no problem, so I assume Bind is working. But none of my ...
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Automatic authentication for samba shares

My network consists of an Ubuntu 14.04 server sharing folders via samba to countless other Windows clients on the network. I'm tired of connecting to the server and it asking for a user name and ...
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Server display on external monitor wont fit whole screen

Need some help on below: Issue: Have installed Ubuntu server 14.04 on my laptop  (Dell Inspiron N5050) to practice Linux server commands. The laptop is connected to an external monitor (Dell S2240L, ...
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Where to put preseed.cfg on flash drive install?

I am trying to boot a machine to the Ubuntu Server installer without a local monitor or keyboard. Therefore I want it to start the installation with a preseed that setups up SSH with a user and pass. ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 Server Installation

Why is that when I'm installing Ubuntu 14.10 server (32 or 64bit) on VMWare , the interface is different from all the tutorials available in youtube. The installation process that I always see on ...
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Are old WiFi AP settings stored in Ubuntu Server?

I have Ubuntu Server 13.10 and I used it earlier to connect to many access points I used ifconfig, iwconfig and /etc/network/interfaces file to do that Now, the WiFi adapter is de-associating from ...