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Settings LDAP Users Roles/Permissions at Application Level

I configured LDAP server on my Linux machine and create users/group accordingly as required. I have different groups like: admin/managers/executive/developers/users/clients. Now I have around 10 ...
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Automatic login for Ubuntu Server 15.04

I know that this is not a very secure way to operate a server, but it is for a personal server that is on a private network. I would prefer that it auto logs in so I don't have to attach a keyboard ...
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Internet not working on Ubuntu 14.04.01 LTS

I am unable to connect to the internet from within Ubuntu (version 14.04.01 LTS). I've tried solutions in related forum posts, but none of them have worked so far. Any help to resolve this would be ...
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Create a media server for ps3 and pc

I have a second extra computer that I want to turn into a media server to house all my music and videos. I want to somehow have it on my network (wireless or wired) and have my ps3, pc, 360, and any ...
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Can't ethernet connect to ubuntu server 14.04 using my ubuntu 14.04

I achieved ethernet connection once today, under eth0, and access my PHP instance with 10.42.0.33. However, I am now using a hotspot thingie that while charging needs to be usb connected to my ...
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Trouble with permissions (Ubuntu 14.04, /usr, apt-get) [duplicate]

I believe I may have messed up. I'm setting up a rails server with passenger/nginx. Upon installing passenger's nginx module, I installed it to the directory where nginx currently resided ...
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MySQL 5.6 depends on client 5.5

I've installed Mysql-(server/client)-5.6 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS server but for some programs I need mysql-client (automysqlbackup and postfix for example) root@server:~# apt-get install ...
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How do i secure[hardening] existing Ubuntu productions servers?

I would like to apply server hardening policy[securing] on existing ubuntu production servers. Will lead any issues after applying?.. What s the best practices to apply hardening on existing ...
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Problems / Issues with Importing osm-file inside Nominatim [on hold]

Getting the following error while importing OSM data during the installation of Nominatim on Centos 6.6 cPanel server: ./utils/setup.php --osm-file india-latest.osm.pbf --all --osm2pgsql-cache 18000 ...
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Check which services are running on the server (python script) and restart them if they have stopped?

I am trying to write a python script which shows me the services which are running on my server. The thing is that mongodb keeps going down on the server and each time it happens I have to manually ...
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Access to X server denied from command line

I just installed Ubuntu 15.04 and the Gnome 3 desktop environment. If I try to run a GUI program from the command line (like Gedit), I get: XXXXX:~$ gedit No protocol specified ** (gedit:3299): ...
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Problem Connecting To Server (Ubuntu 14.04)

I have a school server that I am usually connecting to using the following command from the terminal: ssh myUserName@my.server.com However, if I try to connect using Network - Connect to Server, I ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS - PPTPD fails to start

I need some help here setting up my VPN. Everything is configured properly, but pptpd server fails to start. Here's what happens: # /etc/init.d/pptpd status * /usr/sbin/pptpd is not running # ...
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Stuck installing ubuntu server from lubuntu without CD

Using the instructions at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/FromLinux#Without_CD under "Without CD" At steps 5 and 6 I keep getting "segmentation fault (Core Dumped)" I am trying to ...
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DNS is not working, /etc/resolv.conf is not overwritten. Why?

I have this configuration in my server in the Network Manager connection: /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections/wired-connection [connection] id=wired-connection uuid=0c501f08acc5497cb7... ...
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Install Tomcat Server 8 on Eclipse Luna running on Ubuntu 14.04

I faced issues while installing Tomcat server v8 on eclipse, I followed following solution But when I go to help-> install software, and select any site in work with, I get as There are no ...
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How to create a virtual video device in ubuntu

I have a local server which just publish video to a address http://localhost:8080 I can get the video on any browser in the local network. Is there a way to create a virtual video device which will ...
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Unable to connect to server from client machines after upgrade of Ubuntu 14.10 to 15.04

After accepting the upgrade notice from 14.10 to 15.04 several "program errors" have resulted in 1.File system being loaded as "read only" and dropping me on the command line. Solved that issue. Now ...
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Weird bug with SSH, Unison and Samba?

I am running two servers, one at home (Server 1) and one at the office (Server 2). Both of these servers run a couple of Samba share directories which are synced every 30 minutes with Unison - the ...
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Cambie de O.S. pero solo en mi disco C. ahora quiero usar mi disco de datos pero no lo lee [on hold]

Que tal, cambie mi sistema operativo de windows 8.1 a linux ubuntu, pero antes de cambiar mi sistema operativo yo tenia dos discos (lo tipico en windows) EL disco "C" y el "D", el sistema operativo ...
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Manually partitioning 15.04 Server for RAID 0

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server (15.04) on a 2012 Mac mini with two 240GB SSDs. I recognize that Macs can be tricky with EFI v. BIOS, but that's another issue. I'd like to install Ubuntu Server on ...
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How do I correctly enable PHP 5.5's OPCache in Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm setting up a local server to test configurations; it's a clean 14.04 LAMP server, as selected during OS install. If I understand correctly, OPCache comes with PHP 5.5 (php -v confirms this) but ...
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FTP Server on Ubuntu

I'm looking for an FTP server application for my headless server. I've narrowed it down to 3, at least from what I've read are the most adept. vsftpd proftpd pure-ftp I've been researching all 3 ...
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Blank Page of phpMyAdmin

guys. I want to ask. I have Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS with eth0 IP : 192.168.0.252 and lo IP : 127.0.1.1 and connected with local network. 2 client PCs are connected too. (I'm sorry previously because ...
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SSH refusing connections after upgrade to 13.04

After upgrading my Ubuntu Server from release 13.04 to 13.10 (do-release-upgrade), I can not connect to the server anymore, SSH closing connections immediately (after sending SSH2_MSG_KEXINIT). It ...
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ssh stopped working due to roaming

I've got an openssh sshd/client installed on my laptop, but I can't connect to any servers from this machine. whenever I try to, it just hangs like so: ...
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apache is becoming the owner of my user's files

I've got a hosting account at Bluehost, and my own server at home. Recently I moved a couple of sites off of that Bluehost account and onto my server. I'm used to an environment where I have a ...
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Ubuntu server stops working after a while

After around 4-5 hours, my Ubuntu server running plex media server stops responding. Here's all the server reacts when crashed: the server screen stays black with no command line interface ...
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I forgot my Phpmyadmin username and password?

I forgot my Phpmyadmin username and password.I have installed phpmyadmin very long back but I forgot those login details now what should I do to access back the phpmyadmin panel ?
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Ubuntu LTSP - no icons and top panel

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit desktop, to use as an LTSP server. I've configured networks and everything and thin clients connect to it, but after logging in there is only the background image. I ...
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installed Ubuntu server in hp proliant ml350 g6 not booting up

Just now installed Ubuntu Server os in hp proliant ml350 g6, after the restart it's not booting up, showing Attempting Boot from Hard Drive (C:)
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Ubuntu server GUI without internet

I'm new to linux but I know about the startx command which is not working. I just installed Ubuntu Server (the newest version) on a old computer. I have it working but I am unable to launch the gui. I ...
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Wordpress alias problem

I have configuration like this: Alias /blog /usr/share/wordpress Alias /blog/wp-content /var/lib/wordpress/wp-content <Directory /usr/share/wordpress> Options FollowSymLinks ...
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Reverse lookup only works when db.192 wrongly configured

Following this tutorial reverse lookup stubbornly fails to work for as long as db.192 is configured as is instructed. However, if I change the line: @ IN SQA server.domain.home. ...
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Cannot stop nginx service

It took me a while to find out, but as of some recent-ish update, I can't stop Nginx on any of my Ubuntu 12.04 or Ubuntu 14.04 servers. I run sudo service nginx stop, and I get nginx start/running, ...
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connecting an Ethernet which needs a password and a user name?

I have an account through a wired network (Ethernet) internet provider - a person that have an internet LAN and share it with neighbours in exchange with money - every one of us have an account and a ...
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Ubuntu Desktop to Ubuntu server [duplicate]

How would I go about converting Ubuntu Desktop to a Ubuntu server and add the web-main feature on my server?
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Is the file '/etc/network/interfaces' ignored when I use the Network Manager?

I had this configuration in a server /etc/network/interfaces auto em1 iface em1 inet static address 192.168.1.250 network 192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 broadcast 192.168.1.255 ...
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Clock on remote server is not syncing with local time

I run a health clinic. Our patient records are on a protected server on the east coast. When I log in the clock on the server is not syncing to the clock on my local computer. This throws off time ...
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HTML form data not getting to PHP handling program

I am sure this question must have been asked and answered but I cannot find an answer that works for my problem anywhere on the internet. I cannot get any html form data to show up in the php program ...
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Is it a good practice to edit files in /etc/apache2/mod-available?

I need to edit some directives in my SSL config for Apache. The direct way would be to edit /etc/apache2/mods-available/ssl.conf. Could my changes be overwritten by a package update? Would it be ...
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Why does my IPv4 adress keep changing?

I am running many servers off of my computer and I need to port forward to do that. But recently my IPv4 Address keeps changing when I shut my computer off and turn it back on. I have no clue why ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 server - How to interpret this syslog entries about eth0 interface?

I am getting in my Ubuntu 12.04 server the following errors in syslog/dmesg. Recently the server became multiple times slow in network and causing at time hung application and many errors with ...
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SSL on one domain and not the server ip or any virtual hosts (nginx)

I have a SSL setup on my nginx server and the SSL works perfectly, only problem is it is working on all other virtual hosts and also the server IP which I don't want it to. It should only work in the ...
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help for an ftp dummy

hi I am running ubuntu server 15.04 64 bit, I would like to setup an ftp so I can access my files on my server while I'm not at home on my mobile phone or TAFE (it's like school)as I have been told it ...
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What is the cloud image default login?

I downloaded ubuntu-14.04-server-cloudimg-amd64-disk1.img and create a VM from it using virsh. It boots up fine and I get its IP address except that it looks for a configuration server. However it ...
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Deluge Daemon (deluged) Service in Ubuntu Server 15.04

I guess I need some help with creating a Deluge Deamon Service on Ubuntu Server 15.04. I followed this guide to configure Deluge Deamon and Deluge Web UI on my home computer. This is my ...
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HostGator to Amazon PHP send mail not working

After I transferred hosts from hostgator to aws ubuntu, all my send mail does not work. for example when someone register's, it is supposed to send an automated email to that user. I am using X-Mailer ...
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php file_get_contents causes segmentation fault (11)

I'm having a problem where the php function file_get_contents causes segmentation fault (11) error. This problem started when many of my php scripts suddenly started causing browser errors like ...
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LXC is returning an error when creating new unprivileged containers

I recently migrated to a new server (Ubuntu 14.04, dedicated, not virtual) and installed LXC 1.1.2. I had LXC set up on my previous server without any trouble but on the new server I'm consistently ...