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Dell R210 wired network not recognized during Ubuntu 14.04 install

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 in DELL server R210 and also in R520, and have the same issue, the network interface is not available/recognized during setup. Same servers run perfectly ok Ubuntu ...
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glassfish: Authorization has been refused for credentials [user: admin] given in this request

On Ubuntu 14.04 Tahr and Glassfish 4.1, I managed to reset my glassfish master password as so: ejb@ix:~$ ejb@ix:~$ glassfish4/glassfish/bin/asadmin change-master-password Enter the current master ...
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Alternatives to Cron

I'm doing a server running Ubuntu Server 12.04 and Apache. The users have continuous updates in the dinamic pages through a Java script, downloading JSON files through Ajax request to server. All the ...
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Apache2 won't start - no listening sockets available - ubuntu 14.04

I'm having some problems with apache2 on Xubuntu 14.04. This all happened after a complete bios failure on the motherboard (now flashed to latest version - so far so good) though it may not be ...
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SQLSTATE[HY000] Unknown host machine name (severity 2)

I have a problem in which I can not find a solution and I was hoping that you could help me out. I rolled back my server and now none of the php scripts can now connect to other servers. The scripts ...
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Get result of internet traffic monitor for particular period in ubuntu server

Nginx is serving webpages from ubuntu server. Once or twice in a week I get warning mail from the cloud server provider says The amount of transferred data has exceeded the limit: The amount of ...
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Execute commands on a server running under a system account

I setup a minecraft server on a Ubuntu system. When I launch the server from the command line, the server listens to the standard input and responds to various commands (such as changing the game ...
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Get visual output over ssh

I have a remote ubuntu 14 installation and I am running apache solar and apache nutch on it. At the moment I am connecting over windows 7, with putty to my server. Apache Solr has a if you open on the ...
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Cant configure existing samba share [closed]

I am sorry for the probably dumb question. I have two Ubuntu server VMs - 12.10 and 13.10. A year ago I have configured samba on both machines somehow with documents share on each. Now I cannot find ...
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ubuntu server not seeing ethernet port

i am trying to setup ubuntu server on a normal desktop computer. the install went fine (even though it didnt connect to the internet) i figured i would have to change some network config settings. but ...
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Connected to wifi,But no internet

I am using ubuntu 13.10(64 bit) with 8GB ram and core i5 processor. Recently my service provider created a new wifi connection(name starting with AP) and gave me address,netmask and gateway ip to be ...
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Trying run ColdFusion 10 on Ubuntu 14 with apache2?

I have been using ColdFusion 10 with IIS7, and recently decided to move to Ubuntu. I have installed CF to run as self contained server. I am trying to use wsconfig with to configure CF to work with ...
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How can I connect to a server?

I'm new to Ubuntu, so this may actually be quite simple. On windows I can connect to a server in my school's network by typing in "\\servername.edu" and that works fine, but on Ubuntu, I have no idea ...
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Can access services on my machine by localhost:port but cannot by ip:port

I wanted to access my machine's http rest service (exposed on port 5000) but I could only do it via accessing localhost:5000 but not via 192.168.1.1:5000 where 192.168.1.1 is my IP. I tried after ...
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Is there a ubuntu server menu-based network setup tool like during ubuntu install?

During Ubuntu installation I enjoyed using the "Configure the Network" step: I always assumed that there was some dpkg-reconfigure command that would re-run this, and that if I ever wanted to use ...
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Trying to PXE Install 14.04 with local mirror, but install keeps reaching out to canonical IPs

I have a local mirror setup with apt-mirror, my /etc/apt/mirror.list file is included at the bottom of this post. Even though I have all of the repo's I can think of defined for some reason my VMs ...
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How to install Ubuntu Server on HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8?

Which settings at the HP software are necessary to make a bootable Ubuntu-server on HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 with 1 hard disk drive 1 of 4 slots? I installed several times Ubuntu from a USB drive ...
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Apache enable worker mpm

I have configured FastCGI and PHP5-FPM to work on ubuntu, Which is working fine. But i installed "apache2 worker mpm" module and wanted to configure and replace "prefork mpm" which is default in ...
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What URL should Munin be available at after default install?

I have installed Munin according to the basic server instructions (I am planning on using it to monitor my own machine, not a remote machine). I installed the apache2 and munin packages (which ...
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Google Chrome Kiosk Fullscreen Issue Basic Server 14.04

I'm a complete newbie when it comes to Ubuntu and Linux in general so please be gentle. I've been tasked with creating a web kiosk at work and i'm all but there except from as the title ...
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dns-nameserver entries are ignored after 127.x.x.x

I'm trying to configure a static eth0 in a 1404 vps (lxc container). My interface config is auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.1.1 netmask 255.255.0.0 gateway 192.168.10.10 ...
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How to get the number of concurrent connections of HTTP in ubuntu server

In ubuntu server, I established a http server, then I want to get the number of concurrent connections accessing http server in one second. So, are there tools or commands to get the number? By the ...
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ProFTPd service shuts down automatically

I have ProFTPd service installed on my server which runs Ubuntu Linux 14.04 . I don't know why ProFTPd closes by itself. I have enough RAM and CPU and I really don't know why this happens. I also ...
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Ubuntu server detecting electricity outage?

I am in the planning stage for setting up my server and have some doubts. Firstly my network is something like this: One parent PC connected to the internet and 3 other child PCs which are not ...
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font configuration warning [duplicate]

when I was doing c program in Ubuntu 12.04 , there is a font configuration warning shown by terminal. What should I do? shayna@shayna-Vostro-3446:~$ gedit hello6.c Fontconfig warning: ...
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Ubuntu server stuck on startx [duplicate]

this is the first time I open a topic in this forum. So... I bought a dedicated server and i'm still trying to get access via Putty and Remote Desktop Connection (Windows 7) to work inside the server ...
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untar content of folder from tar.gz archive that get's data from STDOUT (wget)

I want to extract the content of a single folder from a tar.gz archive that get's it's input from the STDOUT of wget. My command looks like this: wget -O - http://example.com/file.tar.gz | tar -C ...
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install ubuntu 14.04 server using kernel 3.13.0-24

I am running IBM Domino and there is a bug in the current 14.04 release that is not in the release using kernel 3.13.0-24. Where do I find the iso that uses this kernel so that I can upgrade my 13.10 ...
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PXE based installation always sets hostname as 'kickseed'

I am using PXE based provisioning of Ubuntu 12.04.5. I have PXE, TFTP, DHCP server in place. All my configurations specified in kickstart file are set correctly except the hostname. The machine always ...
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Ubuntu server 14.04.1 not installing to hdd

im am trying to install ubnutu server 14.04.1 to the main hdd in a computer from a flashdrive, in the installer i select the hdd as the install location but instead it wipes my flash drive and ...
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Preview .html file from remote AWS EC2 instance on local machine's browser

From this and this I've gathered that I should ssh into my ec2 instance from my Mac by: ssh -C -c blowfish -X -i user.pem user@hostname.com This accomplishes X11 forwarding. Afterwards, how do ...
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LXC container no outgoing traffic with bridged network and public IP address

I try to setup a LXC container with bridged network on ubuntu 14.04.1, but the outgoing traffic seems to be blocked. Ping another IP than the container's one is not working. Actually I tried this with ...
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How can I set vsftpd user-specific access?

I'm using vsftpd (on 14.04) and I want to set user-specific access: - admin has full access to home folder of all users - standard user (everyone from group "users") has permission only for his home ...
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Using libreoffice base as GUI for MySQL database (os- ubuntu 14.04) [closed]

I have been trying to deploy one of my projects that uses jsp for the front end, tomcat7 for the server and a mysql database. I tried integrating the mysql database with the libreoffice database ...
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Does deleting the interfaces config file reset ifconfig to default (DHCP)

Okay, so I have a remote Ubuntu Server (14.04). Yesterday, I tried changing some network configs in /etc/network/interfaces ... Yeah ... You get the picture ... Now I can't remote into it. I do ...
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How to install on Ubuntu Server 12.04.5 amd64 imagemagick:i386? [duplicate]

Help me please! apt-get install imagemagick:i386 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you ...
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What happens when I try to run firefox on a remote server from my local machine

I am connecting to a remote server through putty. whereis firefox shows that Firefox is installed on the remote machine. Now, I want to know what is going to happen when I run firefox. Normally, if ...
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Networking stopped working after reboot

I powered down my headless, no gui file server to replace a seized fan and now the eth0 interface isn't picking up an IP address via DHCP; during boot it just sits there "Waiting for network ...
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Passwordless ssh not working?

I set up passwordless ssh between my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop laptop and my server running Ubuntu Server 14.04. It was all working. Then, I rebooted my server, and after that it stopped working. I tried ...
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iptables service not started because of error (SVC_RUN_EXCEPT)

I installed OpenVPN on my Ubuntu Server 12.04. I followed this tutorial. I managed to install it and can access the admin panel through my browser. However, when I try to start the server, this error ...
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Need a server to monitor the outflow of request

I am trying to open a small office, with the machine support of five. I would like to setup a proxy server to share the broadband connection in the ‎office and also to restrict the access to certain ...
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How do I connect two remote servers

I've been working with LANs using Ubuntu for some time now. So I have 2 office locations, each with their own Ubuntu servers. Now we need to link them and we have been provided with a leased line. In ...
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apache broke after upgrading

I tried to upgrade my php version with the help of this and somehow the apache version also upgraded. After this upgrade I got a lot of errors obviously and I managed to solve lots of them except this ...
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Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS Server Edition information need

I was wondering what's the maximum RAM, and maximum CPUs does the Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS Server Edition can handle. I found a server computer I want to buy, which is a SuperServer 4048B-TRFT. I don't ...
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Setting up wireless (WPA2) on ubuntu server 14.04

To start off with, I'm really new to using linux so, if possible, be descriptive in your responses. I really want to learn but don't have a big knowledge-base on the subject. I'm sorry if I missed to ...
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ubuntu server downloading dropbox directory

how would i download a dropbox folder without downloading dropbox to my ubuntu server? Cause dropbox can send links but i cant figure out how to download it as a zip
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Why can't SABnzbd assign a port

I'm attempting to run SAB on a new Ubuntu 14.04 box. But it won't start, always failing with 'error: [Errno 99] Cannot assign requested address' no matter the user or port I start with. Even root gets ...
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Are there differences between ubuntu server 12.04 and 14.04 in network configuration during the installation?

I decided to turn my old laptop into a server just to learn about servers and linux. I installed the ubuntu server 12.04, I chose my wireless connection during the installation and I installed the ...
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Switching from Ubuntu Desktop to Server 14.04 [duplicate]

Ok, this Ubuntu disto was originally installed as Ubuntu Server 12.04. Along the line, someone thought it was a good idea to install ubuntu-desktop. It has since been upgraded to 14.04 LTS and remains ...
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Giving ownership of the directory to the apache user?

I have installed wordpress on LAMP. As I am new one to Ubuntu. So, I Used this online tutorial How to install wordpress on ubuntu manually But when I am trying to give ownership of the directory to ...