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Missing “/etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules”

I recently installed Ubuntu Server 16.04 onto a new hard drive. I had to install it while connected via USB on a different computer (due to the installer not able to detect a keyboard). I attached ...
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How to share files from Win7 to remote Lubunto desktop server

Could you kindly recommend a tutorial or the right software for sharing files between a computer Win 7 OS and a Lubuntu Desktop OS server? they are not on the same network. Thanks B
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openldap setup with memberof overlay

We have configured Openldap successfully on ubuntu 12.04, using phpldapadmin interface. we have successfully created users, groups and organisational units.The created users are also loggin perfectly. ...
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Can't connect with NIS

all. I have an environment that uses NIS to connect its clients (all running the latest version of Linux Mint) to an older Ubuntu Server (10.04). We upgraded to a new server which is now running ...
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In Ubuntu14.04 can't using vi order how to slove?

When I run vi, it says: Inconsistency detected by ld.so: dl-version.c: 224: _dl_check_map_versions: Assertion `needed != ((void *)0)' failed! My environment is: Linux elinktek95 3.19.0-43-generic ...
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apache timeout?

I have a dedicated server with apache2. recently apache have started to die when the site is not being used. example yesterday 8am i was doing some programming on the site everything worked fine. ...
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Mongod service suddenly stopped at night. Understanding why

I've created a node.js server with a mongodb database on Ubuntu. I installed mongodb with the official documentation, using upstart. This morning, my node server wake me up with crash logs saying the ...
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Apache not starting

So I tried to start my apache2 server with the following command... sudo service apache2 start But then I get this error message... Job for apache2.service failed. See "systemctl status ...
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OpenVPN connection established, but no internet access

So I recently set-up OpenVPN server on my box using this guide. I can successfully connect to the OpenVPN server but there is no network access. I've tried looking this up but none of the fixes I've ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Cannot Install Owncloud server

I recently upgraded from 15.10 to 16.04, and it completely broke my apache/wordpress/owncloud installation. While fixing wordpress, I removed owncloud. Now, if I try to install owncloud, I get the ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Ethernet Help

So, I have recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 (Server). And I am having issues getting it connected to the internet on my router. ifconfig -a: enp8s0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr bc:5f:f4:ac:9d:cc ...
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Install Ubuntu Server - Not Detecting Keyboard

After the first menu I select "Install Ubuntu Server" with the USB keyboard. Once the installation begins and ask to choose a language the keyboard no longer works. This is a fresh install on new ...
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x11vnc and lightdm on headless 16.04

I need to access a remote xenial machine with x11vnc sudo apt-get install lightdm x11vnc installed the necessary parts. Then, I created a password with sudo x11vnc -storepasswd yourVNCpasswordHERE ...
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Error while installing Apache on 12.04 LTS

On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server I need Apache 2.4.5 or greater. I do this: add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php5 apt-get update apt-get install apache2 But when I run the last command I get: Setting up ...
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Samba won't install becuase of broken packages

I am running Ubuntu Server 14.04.4 and I didn't install Samba with the original OS setup. I would like to install it now but I keep getting a error about broken packages. It appears that the main ...
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Ubuntu server does not process RADIUS authentication requests

I am running freeRADIUS on Ubuntu and authentication is not working. The packets are arriving at the server but the server seems to not process them at all. Please note I am not a Linux guy; I'm a ...
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ubuntu 14.04_LTS-server (64BITS) How to access from a Windows 7 computer

have recently purchased a dedicated server service to scale up my online gaming community. As I am new to Linux wondering what the next steps are to be able to access remotely the server? I have ...
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Cannot login into new install of OpenLDAP

In Oracle VM Virtualbox I installed a fresh new copy of Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 64 bit version, with OpenSSH installed as well. Steps I done: sudo apt-get install slapd ldap-utils nano ...
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Simple Samba File Share

I'm trying to setup a simple ubuntu (14.04 lts) file server to allow win xp and osx machines on the network to have read write permissions to the share without having to authenticate with a password. ...
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How can I set up a VPN server using L2TP over IPsec with strongswan and ufw?

I'm having lots of trouble getting strongswan and L2TP to work. I'm also having lots of trouble finding a relevant and accurate guide for how to set it up. Would someone please provide a good ...
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How to access my codeigniter folder in ubuntu?

I have deployed my codeigniter folder into /var/www/html . But when i am trying to access it using http://localhost/CodeIgniter/ this is showing Server error 500 The website encountered an error ...
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SSH Permission denied (public key), but root ssh works

I'm trying to setup ssh access for a user account that I created with chef on a digital ocean ubuntu 12.04 server. I had the options set in digital ocean to automatically copy my mac's ssh key when ...
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Possible Postgres corruption on 16.04

New to Ubuntu so please bear with me; Fresh Ubuntu 16.04 install and I have installed postgres, but somewhere along the way something has gone terribly wrong. My guess is that after a sudo service ...
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Setting Up FTP On Lubuntu

I am running Lubuntu and I am in need of giving a user read/write access to a directory (and only see this one directory). I would want to use something similar to the below: username: ftpuser ...
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Samba user and guest permissions

I have a folder in /var/www/html/ that people upload files to via PHP called store. store has the permissions rwxrwxr-- it is owned by the user josh and the www-data group. The store folder is also ...
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Knockd not recognizing knocked ports Ubuntu Server

I've got a server with knockd running. When ports 7000, 8000, and 9000 are hit, knockd is supposed to insert a rule into my iptables firewall and allow the connection to reach a port (22). For some ...
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File permissions on sub file for unique user

I have a doubt in file permission, there is a situation I have multiple users on server and have a master file /master and sub files are /master/A, /master/B and /master/C . Now I want to give ...
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Can't connect to local network using static IP - Ubuntu Server 16.04

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on a HP server which has 2 NICs enp5s0f0 and enp5s0f1. I have both configured in /etc/network/interfaces since it's a server and has no graphical interface which could make ...
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Multi Virtual host not working on aws ubuntu Apache2

Multiple virtual hosting not working on my ubuntu.Both the two domain pointing to one when a2ensite enabling site. I have tried so far Method 1: My custvantage.conf file <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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How do I set up SFTP file access logging for OpenSSH?

I have an SFTP setup using the built-in sftp-subsystem of OpenSSH with chrooted users. In the old days when I used to use FTP, I was able to see what files were accessed by users in the logs. How do ...
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IP address aquired, but no internet

I've got a laptop running Ubuntu 16.04 server. It's a fairly new install (a couple of days old), and I don't remember installing anything unusual. All installed software except for plex media server ...
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MySQL server does not start because of missing permissions, but they are given

I just copied my old set of databases to /var/lib/mysql and got something strange. First the permissions were "root:root", because I used "sudo mc" to copy the backup from backup location. I ran chmod ...
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OpenSSH : Putty won't work with Ubuntu server 16.04

We use Putty to access our Linux servers from our windows workstations... Today we created new servers with Ubuntu server 16.04 and installed openssh with tasksel (as allways). When we try to ...
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Why remmina on Ubuntu refused to connect to Windows 7 (Service Pack 1)?

I am confused and lost as to what to do next after having gone through the Internet for answer. I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my laptop (WIFI) and Windows 7 (Service Pack 1) (Ethernet) on a ...
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what's in “standard system utilities” w/ 16.04 server?

My googlefu has failed me. What packages are part of the "standard system utilities" that is preselected during install? TIA! (-:
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How to install packages from “basic” with a “minimal” install?

Many servers we use come with a minimal install, but we expect many of the packages in a basic install to be present. It seems the recommended way to get a basic install from a minimal install is to ...
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Fresh Ubuntu 16.04 install hangs on shutdown (i386 Server on Acer Travelmate laptop)

I've used an old Acer Travelmate laptop as my server for years with Ubuntu Desktop. This year, I installed 16.04 Server edition using 'forcepae' on the boot command line (the machine has a Pentium M) ...
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Samba Share user/password error after update

this is the first time that I couldn't find an answer so this is my first question. I will provide as much information as possible. I have an ASUS router that has 2 HDDs. There is only 1 ...
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How to make VNC Server work with ubuntu-desktop without xfce

I have Ubuntu Server LTS 14.04 and I want to know whether it's possible to install vnc4server and make it work with ubuntu-desktop (and not xubuntu-desktop) without installing xfce4. I think I have ...
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[Solved]Passwords not recognized after install of Ubuntu server 16.04 x64 [duplicate]

It is a bit ridiculous. I just installed Ubuntu server 16.04, the install was fine, I entered a user password and root password. But right AFTER reboot I can't login. Not as user, not as root. Okay ...
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Cannot edit /etc/initramfs-tools/conf.d/mdadm and /etc/udev/rules.d/RULE on 16.04 Server

I have just installed Ubuntu server 16.04 LTS with a RAID 1 configuration. I want to edit the mdadm file so I could work on the machine while the raid mode is degraded. The problem is, that there is ...
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SSH connection timed out externally, but works internally

Recently I tried to set my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop computer (I will call it "computer A") as a ssh server so I could access it remotely from my laptop (I will call it "computer B"). I installed ...
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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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Nginx: unknown directive “uwsgi_param” in /etc/nginx/uwsgi_params:1

Using this deployment tutorial, I'm trying to get an Ubuntu 12.04 server up and running with Flask, uWSGI and Nginx. I now have trouble getting Nginx to run. When I try to (re)start nginx it simply ...
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Merge multiple mp4 files into a single video via the terminal [duplicate]

I am trying to concatenate a directory full of .mp4 files into a single video through the terminal. I have found plenty of methods that say they can do this but either require FFmpeg (which, to the ...
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Does an HP Proliant DL360 G9 is supported by Ubuntu (Any version)?

I would like to know if Ubuntu can be installed on a new server HP with this characteristics: HP Part number: 755262-B21 Specifications: HP ProLiant DL360p Gen9, Intel® Xeon® E5-2630v3 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome 3, Network Manager issue

I have been trying to update the network setting of a fresh install via the GUI but am seeing this error: error editing connection: did not find a connection with UUID '(null)' The Network Icon in ...
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Icinga2 Linux NRPE Check “Connection Refused”

I installed on a Ubuntu 16.04 icinga2. This server monitors Windows Server with NRPE. Then I installed nagios-nrpe-server on a other Ubuntu Server. I prepared the nrpe.cfg and added at allowed_hosts ...
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apache2 gzip not working?

I've done almost everything on the internet to gzip my content. It does not seem to work. I've done so much that I can't possibly put everything I've tried here, so here's some of the things I've ...
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Postfix relay access denied, NOQUEUE: reject

In trying to set up Postfix to use dovecot for SASL (using mysql for virtual_*) I am unable to send email, either through telnet or Outlook, to a domain other than the one that is on the server. I am ...