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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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Maas PXE boot error no image found

Trying to install MAAS to ease the management of a samll cluster, I'm stuck at the deployment of the selected boot image in PXE. Simply said, I followed ubuntu documentation and configure my maas ...
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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 mode ...
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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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XAMPP not running or apache(httpd) service not working

I am new to Ubuntu and have just install xampp on my machine. Everything installed correctly. When i run server via command to start server, it shows a comfortable message that yo everything is fine ...
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Networking issues in ubuntu 14.04

Im having some real trouble configuring my network in ubuntu server 14.04, I installed using (MAAS) and dhcp configuration hasn't worked, so I continued manually. The problem I'm having is that Eth0 ...
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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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Personal website of mine shows a blank page on Ubuntu 14.04

My personal web shows a blank page in Ubuntu 14.04 with Apache 2.4.7. I have put the web files in /var/www/html. phpinfo and phpmyadmin are both working fine. Also, please note that the same ...
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How do i point/add my current domain to my vps?

I've got a fully unmanaged VPS server, and I'm wanting to host a community forum. Okay i can do that but the main problem is the Domain, I've got webmin and i tried to connect my domain to my vps ...
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How to get server MOTD on non-server install

Is there a way to get the fancy MOTD that shows up on an Ubuntu Server install on my Ubuntu Alternate install? Like this: Welcome to Ubuntu 11.10 (GNU/Linux 3.0.0-12-server x86_64) * Documentation: ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04, Wifi problems

When I installed Ubuntu Server 12.04, I selected the ethernet adapter because I will use that most often; however, I would like to use wifi sometimes as well. This is how far I've gotten with this ...
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IPv6 network is unreachable. until reboot

I've setup IPv6 on my Ubuntu 14.04 server. Everything is working.. until all of a sudden (haven't found the trigger) a ping6 2001:4860:4860::8888 (google nameserver 8.8.8.8) returns network ...
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Cant configure existing samba share

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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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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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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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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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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Installing Gnome Classic on Ubuntu Server 12.04.1 64bit

I've installed Ubuntu Server Edition and setup open ssh,samba and lamp on my home desktop just to work on LAN. I also want setup a GUI on it for daily use. I've already performed the following sudo ...
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How to make LTSP log into the Windows 7 VM

I have managed to install Ubuntu server and Mythbuntu and a remote front-end. Now I think it could be nice to integrate my Windows machine with the server and use Linux Terminal Server Project (LTSP) ...
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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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How to correctly add a custom daemon to init.d?

I've got a 3-rd party proprietary application server daemon which can be started and stopped by couple of command lines. I need this daemon to start when the system starts up and correctly stopped on ...
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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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SSHD Won't Start

On a fresh install of 14.04.1, openssh-server is supposedly installed, yet SSHD isn't up. ps -ef|grep sshd gives nothing. /etc/init.d/sshd start runs quietly, yet the daemon doesn't appear and port ...
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How to install Ubuntu Server on HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8?

HP offers an official installation menu of the server software for HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 (4 slots for hard disk drives). This menu excludes Ubuntu. The former question How to install Ubuntu ...
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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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NRPE uses 100% of processor and does not respond

What could be possible reasons for making nrpe (Nagios Remote Plugin Executor) does not respond while it is utilizing the processor 100%?
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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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samba file server cant access my server

** (nautilus:2023): WARNING **: Couldn't connect to accessibility bus: Failed to connect to socket /tmp/dbus-cMdjqnMPNR: Connection refused (nautilus:2023): Gtk-WARNING **: Failed to register client: ...
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remote SSH root login with Ubuntu 12.04

I'm pretty much a novice with Ubuntu, still exploring. I have a VPS server. I was able to set-up two PPTP VPNs with Ubuntu 11.04 but now I'd like to try my hand at an IPSEC/L2TP connection. However, ...
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how to remote desktop into server gui without logging into the console beforehand

ok so I want to use something like VNC or RDP to connect to my Ubuntu 12.04 server after it has booted up and is displaying a login prompt without having to go to the console and actually log in at ...
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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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Installing FTP and adding user to FTP account

I installed ftp on a ubuntu server and now want to add a user. I am using this tutorial : http://www.debian-administration.org/articles/383 Everything was working fine but I stuck on the step of ...
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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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Xen, XAPI, and Xen Orchestra, Ubuntu 14.04 Server

I'am quite new to this topic and wanted to setup an Xen Environment for testing things on a spare machine. For this I followed this tutorial: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Xen But as I would also ...
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Replacing a dead disk in a zpool

I'm running Ubuntu Server 13.04 64-bit using native ZFS. I have a zpool consisting of 4 hard drives of which one died yesterday and now is not being recognized by the OS or the BIOS anymore. ...
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Problem with hadoop start-dfs.sh

I installed and configured hadoop on my Ubuntu 14.04 server, virtualized inside of hyper-v, however I am getting an issue when i run start-dfs.sh root@sUbuntu01:/var/log# start-dfs.sh 14/06/04 ...
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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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hwe-support-status does not tell me how to upgrade to 12.04.5

According to 1204_HWE-EOL, there should be an option to upgrade to 12.04.5 HWE, however, I do not receive any such instructions from hwe-support-status. # uname -r 3.11.0-24-generic # ...
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SOHO Network Scripts

I have a trying to develop two simple scripts to automate the set up of a small office with a Ubuntu server and workstations. I am likely in way over my head, but I am trying to do it anyways. The ...
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Multiple internal servers hosted on one domain and one public ip

I'm aware of this question already, but this didn't help me yet and I may not ask more help on comments of other people. Situation 1 public ip and 1 domain, two physical internal servers. ...
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Will HWE update be pushed out automatically after Aug. 7

I've been reading up on Hardware Enablement Stack ever since I got the warning a few days ago. I was not aware of the HWE support cycle prior to this and I have various virtual machines running ...
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http request returns 500

Hi I'm trying to make http requests on my server but when I do I get a return of 500. Is there a setting for http requests on apache2 or do I have to allow them on the server. the file I'm trying to ...
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How do I use Plymouth on a server?

I'm trying to use plymouth with ubuntu server 11.10 but with no luck. I've installed the server as minimal virtual machine on VirtualBox. Then I installed plymouth theme, but it does not show up. One ...
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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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Problems using the start-dfs,sh on hadoop 2.2.0

Im using this tutorial for installing hadoop 2.2.0 http://codesfusion.blogspot.in/2013/10/setup-hadoop-2x-220-on-ubuntu.html I've completed many of the steps successfully but I'm stuck over this ...
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Ubuntu Server Running Behind ASUS Router Can't Reach Network (dhcp issue?)

Running a Ubuntu server through my home network, and it's also utilizing a dyndns, which I presume (yes, I'm 'tech dumb') is configured on the server. The settings were fine on various routers, until ...
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How can I get ddclient to work with freedns?

I use the dynamic DNS service at freedns.afraid.org for my 12.04 server. I had assumed that the protocols would be standardised and that ddclient would just work, but apparently not. I get this ...