Questions related to Ubuntu Server, and server-related packages.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

1
vote
1answer
4k views

Generating .ovpn Config for android phone

I'm using an Ubuntu Server and I wanted to use OpenVpn for my server and my android phone. I installed OpenVpn connect for my phone and the software needs *.ovpn file from my server. How can I ...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

Configuring x11vnc for Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 with Xubuntu Desktop

I have installed Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS on my old PC and now I would like to access it from another computer in my local network. I would like to configure x11vnc in such a way that it would start ...
0
votes
1answer
7 views

FFserver-FFmpeg Missing Audio stream which is needed

I have been playing around with ffserver, and ffmpeg to set a real time stream with my webcam. I once (actually 4-5 times) got it to work but now anytime I try to launch the server I got this error: ...
2
votes
2answers
25 views

To understand the behaviour of script when running over SSH

Alright, lately I have been facing an odd behavior. I have small bash script which simply takes mysql dump remotely and then store data on the server itself which later get rsynced to backup server. ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Why don't my php files work on my Apache2 server?

I am trying to get a survey (PHP files) to work on an Apache server. I tried the same thing earlier with XAMPP, but then got the following error message: Fatal error: Call to undefined function ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Problems with installation of Ubuntu Server

After selecting the language and hitting "install ubuntu Server" the computer crashes. You can Just see the Language Menu on the screen but you can't do anything. The Numlock does not reakt, and you ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

How to setup a cloud with a bunch of computers running ubuntu server?

How to setup a cloud with a bunch of computer running Ubuntu server connected in a LAN.. is it possible to access the cloud outside the LAN through internet..?
0
votes
1answer
6 views

OpenSSH .ppk file not working - host does not exist?

I have two machines: A server running Lubuntu (ragendbin) A PC running Windows 7 (farore) I have been using SSH to access the Lubuntu server from the Windows PC. However, until now I have been ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

tftpd-hpa How can I set “blksize” option?

I'm using tftp server (tftpd-hpa) for booting from PXE via LAN. I know, that default block size for TFTP protocol is 512 bytes, and for it download speed is very slow. It can accelerate changing ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Connecting Sun Ray 2 to ubuntu

Is it possible to use Sun Ray 2 thin clients to connect to ubuntu desktop? We have 6 Sun Ray 2 thin clients and one IBM server with AMD processor. I need to install ubuntu server/desktop on server and ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Give ubuntu user on EC2 instance access to public_html folder

I have an EC2 Ubuntu instance running apache with a couple of websites. Say one website is called widgets, then /home/widgets/ has user widgets and group widgets I have a git repository in ...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

How to Create A Virtual Sound Card In Ubuntu Vps?

i have 12.04 32bit and i do not have card sound i searched in everything and everywhere but i did not find anything. i tired to install pulse audio control and gnome alsa mixer but both did not worke. ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

boot delays - old ssh connect to host messages connection timed out

I tried searching for a solution elsewhere, but nothing looks like this problem. After restarting our server, we get boot messages such as the following: ssh: connect to host dev.contractor.com port ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

GParted won't let me edit a partition

I have this 72 GB hard disk that I installed Ubuntu 14.02 LTS 64 bit on. Now, I want to split it and leave 50 GBs for Ubuntu and install in the to-be-created partition the server version of the OS. ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Ubuntu Server license type

I am writing simple report for my company's board. Is that possible to simple tell what kind of license is used in Ubuntu Server? I would like to know if thats possible to let the Ubuntu Server in ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Backup & restore of SSH keys?

I have a gitlab install on a ubuntu 14.04 server and am moving to to another server (same IP), also Ubuntu 14.04. I would like to transfer the host keys so that users can keep using the same keys they ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

server cs1.6 vps amazon ubuntu dont work

I have a problem with my amazon Ubuntu VPS. I tried to open cs1.6 server. I opened a port 27015 :iptables -I INPUT -p udp --dport 27015 -j ACCEPT and it's done. I put this command in putty : ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

How do I auto-start Xen guests on boot?

I have just upgraded to Ubuntu Server 12.04 and permanently run a Xen guest. We have migrated to the xl toolstack for Xen (from xm) as suggested which unlike xm does not have support for managed ...
-1
votes
0answers
13 views

I wanna upgrade ubuntu without updating some software

I wanna upgrade Ubuntu Server without updating some software my Ubuntu is 11.10 and I wanna upgrade 12.04. the problem is when I run "do-release-upgrade" it will update All softwares and will destroy ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

MySQL Crontab Check

I have a serverpilot.io server running from digitalocean (1gb Ram), MySQL will crash once a week, the stats say the server is using ~256 mb out of 1 gb, but mysql will crash saying out of memory.... ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Config multiple IPs for apache server

We have a Rootserver and the Support guy told us "you have 5 IPs and I configured one" Now I edited the file /etc/network/interfaces to following: # This file describes the network interfaces ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Configure separate SSH access on multiple interfaces for SPA

I'm trying out SPA with a client and a server machine that has 2 ethernet interfaces eth0 and eth1. I want to enable separate SSH access on both interfaces that are configured with their own static ...
0
votes
2answers
29 views

Backup of MySQL database manuelly

in the datadir of mysql are the folders named like the database. If I want to install this database on an other server manuelly, could I copy this folder on a e.g. USB stick and put it on the datadir ...
1
vote
0answers
38 views

Network bonding multiple isp connection [duplicate]

Linux novice here... I have 2 Internet connection with 2 ISP providers with 2 NIC. I tried for a long time to combine these 2 isps connection to use like a single connection. Home Connection ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Proftpd on Ubuntu Server File Permissions Issue

I'm using proftpd on a Ubuntu server and the FTP is working on a directory with 777 permissions. Files are uploaded as ftpuser:ftpgroup which is correct. However, on a directory owned by someone else ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Turn .vmwarevm into .iso

I was wondering if anyone knows how to take the .vmwarevmand the files inside it and turn it into an .iso. I searched on Google but haven't found anything. It would be amazing if the .iso can ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Logrotate errors on weekends

Update: After a lot of trial and error, I figured out that my logrotate for the giant backup was causing all the errors on the other logrotates. I had tried to only get 2 rotations so it'd look like: ...
35
votes
5answers
62k views

How do I copy files that need root access with scp?

I have an Ubuntu server to which I am connecting using SSH. I need to upload files from my machine into /var/www/ on the server, the files in /var/www/ are owned by root. Using PuTTY, after I log ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Different SOCKS proxy for each local machine

I have a local network of N hosts, connected to a local router running Kerio. I also have a Hetzner server running, which is authenticated to access a number of SOCKS proxies. I'm looking for ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

Edubuntu Computer Lab

I'm converting my lab at school from Windows 7 to Edubuntu. There are 24 PCs and one teacher's computer wich will also run Edubuntu. There will be about 200 students using the lab. There is a ...
-1
votes
1answer
18 views

Apache, PHP, Eclipse and Ubuntu 15.04 configuration troubles

I am new to Ubuntu and PHP. I have a problem when I am trying to run some code. I have this error: The requested URL /helloworld.php was not found on this server.. Everything should work, apache, ...
3
votes
1answer
335 views

How do I use .NET on Ubuntu Server?

I have been running a webserver on my Ubuntu server. Now my friend wants me to also run .NET on my server. How do I run .NET on it? I know nothing about .NET, though my friend is quite good at it.
2
votes
0answers
21 views

Routing traffic over p2p1 and tun0 correctly

I have been trawling these questions and trying many different solutions to get this working, but I seem to have a problem with getting my routing set up correctly. I have a box installed in a network ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

Installing PEPS in ubuntu (Digital Ocean)

In Reference to this manual, I am trying to install PEPS on ubuntu and did the following: git clone https://github.com/MLstate/PEPS cd PEPS echo mail.mydomain.com > domain sudo apt-get update sudo ...
1
vote
1answer
9 views

Can't create username for PostgreSQL

After installing rails and trying to install PostgreSQL in the terminal (following these instructions ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Samba share folder on ubuntu server

I want to share file on my ubuntu server, I want to give permission on read and write for all people [temporaire] path = /samba/temporaire browsable = yes writable = yes guest ok = yes read only = no ...
2
votes
3answers
11k views

Portforwarding from host to guest using port 80, but it doesn't work

I installed ubuntu server inside a virtual box(11.04), then i configured apache. Inside virtual box setting, i made a port forwarding from port 80(host) to 80(guest), i open my web browser on my ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

Is there a fix for seeing an access 2013 backend on an ubuntu server?

Personally, what I know about Ubuntu can fill a thimble and leave room for your thumb, but the guy that set up my employer's server has a MS thing, even though every other machine in the place uses ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Having trouble in installing and removing mysql in ubuntu

I have trouble in installing or removing the partly installed mysql-server-5.6 in ubuntu15.04. The error I am getting was sudo apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Juju lxc deploy not working!

I have a problem deploying services on lxc containers.I have set up maas and juju and have 4 servers deployed. Here is a juju status: environment: maas machines: "0": agent-state: started ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Why I can't install TomCat 8 on this Ubuntu 15.04 system? (I obtain an error when I perform chmod statment)

I am not yet a Linux guy and I am finding some difficulties trying to install TomCat 8 on an Ubuntu 15.04 system that I have to use as development environment. So I am following this tutorial (I ...
0
votes
1answer
12 views

No Vboxautostart-service scripts in virtualbox?

On a 14.04.2 server, I have installed the Ubuntu fork of VirtualBox 4.3.10, with extpack 93012, in the standard manner using: apt-get install virtualbox I've been trying to enable the autostart ...
1
vote
2answers
25 views

Is it possible to log all items installed, modified, removed? (Ubuntu Server 14.04.2)

Is it possible to log automatically when things are installed, removed or modified at my Ubuntu server? It would be nice if I can view the log to see what I (as root) did modify, install, remove. ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

Android studio on Ubuntu doesnt connects to API server

So I am working on a app which is created by a fellow programmer who is now not available. When I run the app via android studio it starts normally but when I click on login button on the login screen ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

Desktop under Ubuntu server 14.04.2 doesn't work

I've already installed Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 After it I've executed: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop After reboot, I can login with my user and password ...
0
votes
1answer
380 views

How to setup a server for my application for cloud computing?

Requirement: I am the developer of a software which can do enormous number crunching. The number crunching software should be installed on the server. I have a client side application which ...
3
votes
1answer
31k views

connect: Network is unreachable? - ping

When I attempt to ping google's dns or any outside the network I get connect: Network is unreachable? I can't update either which I put down to this I am new to networking... And Ubuntu. But these ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Ubuntu Server 12.04 and 14.04 LTS compatibilty and reason for upgrade

I have few servers running Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS and now I will be expanding on few more, both of my dedicated server providers offer new Ubuntu releases, why should I install version 14? I do not need ...
1
vote
1answer
116 views

How to list all installed/activated Apache modules on a server

To (roughly) check for the CVE-2014-6271 vulnerability and to have better general insight. I want to check if a server uses mod_cgi or mod_cgid modules How do I list all installed / activated Apache ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

how to connect TV with ubuntu server?

I want to stream sports on ubuntu server from TV. How can I link my TV to ubuntu server and watch matchs ?