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Can i run apache 1 / 2 as root?

I am hoping someone can confirm if apache 1 and / or 2 could be run as root if the user wishes it? There are previous questions around this, where people say "no you don't want to do that" and don't ...
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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 ...
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Ubuntu server 14.04 is setup but not showing on my public ip

I setup the lamp stack setup everything and forwarded port 80 and port 22 and added the ports through the firewall and when ever I try to look up my public ip it dosent show my website (those ports ...
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How to install XAMPP twice?

How to install XAMPP (or any other similar web-server constrution) twice on localhost? I heard its possible to do it by installing into different ports. Is it true? And how to do it?
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How do I : Set up Folder Alias configurations to html page links - Apache2 (2.4.n)

In my ..\apache2\sites-available\000-default.conf I have: ScriptAlias /cgi-bin "/usr/lib/cgi-bin/" <Directory "/usr/lib/cgi-bin/"> AllowOverride None AddHandler cgi-script .gbw ...
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How do i set up permissions for apache to run fastCGI programs

I am trying to get Apache2.4 to run compiled fastcgi programs on an Ubuntu 14.04 based system. I am using mod_fastcgi and am getting the errors FastCGI: can't start server ...
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Ubuntu virtual machine to act as development server in Windows

I have a windows machine with two monitors and I am looking to get a development server running through virtualbox (LAMP stack with symfony framework/PHPStorm) so that I can: Edit code out on the ...
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Unable to find where external IP address is being blocked (nginx, nodejs, linksys router)

So while it's not ideal, I currently have a web server running Ubuntu 14.04 behind a Linksys router. On the router, I have forwarded ports 22, 80, and 435 for SSH, HTTP, and HTTPS respectively. Now, ...
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How to setup a local web server to connect from another machine

I would like to setup a local network with one Ubuntu server and multiple clients(Ubuntu desktop). I need to install web server (lamp) in server and all Client machines needs to access the web server ...
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make domain name point to home server

I have a dedicated working server at home (LAMP and localhost). I also have a domain name. My questions is, given my domain name, how can I make that public .com site point to my home computer?
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Ubuntu-14.04-LTS-trusty: Installing and Running Apache2 with IIPImageServer

I followed these installation instructions to get a local Apache2 webserver together with libapache2-mod-fastcgi and iipimage-server installed and running. (Actually Ubuntu is running in a Virtual ...
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running redmine on a browser via webrick

Query run: ruby usr/share/redmine/script/server webrick -e prodiction got the following result: ruby: no such file or directory -- usr/share/redmine/script/server (LoadError)
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Apache not allowing PHP to create file

I am trying to save data using HTML and PHP in localhost in Ubuntu. My HTML & PHP files are working great but when I am using commands to open a file in the localhost using $myfile = ...
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I cant install XAMPP for no reason (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS)

I have a problem, which might be too easy to see. i don get it right now. I have a 32 bit sys Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. i want to install the XAMPP Version for it but can manage to even start the installer. I ...
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nodejs express scaffold app fails silently

I'm just now the new proud owner of a very small unmanaged VPS (I want to learn how to do everything myself :>). I'd say I'm between beginner and intermediate or intermediate in unix/bash-fu but I'm ...
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solr 5.0 With Jetty 9 in Ubuntu 14.04

Running Ubuntu Trusty 14.04 and Solr-5.1.0. in a production environment. I followed these instructions to install Solr, but I can`t access it. I have the following issues: In a browser, when I ...
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How can I connect to my virtual machine in a local network?

I have installed Ubuntu Server with a webserver on my mac. When I am home I can reach the webserver with network bridge adapter. But when I go to a local network, I can't see my IP address in Ubuntu ...
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Quick Webhost Script for LAMP - How do I import localhost for www.example.com?

I have the following script written: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install apache2 sudo apt-get install apache2 apache2-utils sudo service apache2 restart sudo apt-get install mysql-server ...
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Ensuring fail-safety of an Apache server

I have a few Wordpress websites running on Apache 2.4.7 / Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS. It is a virtual machine running on Microsoft Azure. The websites are using a MySQL server also running on the same ...
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what are the available servers like mediawiki with user group access control?

I need to host a server inside LAN for the purpose of keeping documentations and other data. Mediawiki supports collaborative editing with no user group restriction. I have tried Access control ...
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PHP code is not executed in Apache [duplicate]

I am a new user in Ubuntu. I installed Apache, MySQL and Php5. I created a php file to test on Apache. Php code dosen't work(see below). <?php phpinfo(); ?> How can I fix it to run Php code ...
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Wireless Login Website CGI Python

Hey guys im trying to create a Web Page that will show me the SSID's I have around, in this page I create the option to select and join a server. The output from my wireless scan is generated with ...
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file readable and writeable by the web server

I am try to make a file readable and writable by apache web server. I have use the following command: sudo chgrp apache /var/www/html/itdb/data/itdb.db When I try to run the php application I get ...
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Installing Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 in a VMware [closed]

Hi everyone I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 in a VMware station on my iMAC which is running on an intel core i5. My question is which kernel should I install? The options are: ...
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Limiting script execution on ngnix

How can I limit to only run particular script within given directory? Let's say I want to be able run only script1.php in /directory1 and not script2.php or others?
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where to save your files of php in ubuntu to load on server? [duplicate]

How to save our php files so that we can load on our server . I have installed apache2 , php, and mySql . also I don't know how to connect these 3 so that I can simply work on my text editor. Please ...
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Connect to remote Ubuntu Server GUI

I have a server running remotely by ip address 5.231.XX.XXX running Ubuntu 13.10 Operating system. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop. I am able to connect to my server via terminal by ssh login ...
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How does apache webserver “decide” what content to serve when no virtual hosts are configured?

I am trying to debug some weird behaviour on an apache 2.4 install on Ubuntu 14.04 server. I notice if I remove all virtual hosts and additional configurations by commenting out their IncludeOptional ...
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Where do I put my website php files in my virtual ubuntu server?

I am trying to create a website through my ubuntu. I also intend to host this website on my ubuntu. I am goign to use dreamweaver for my php files and then put those php files in my ubuntu server. ...
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Trouble installing Mapserver

I installed mapserver on Ubuntu 14 Server. I run mapserv in command line and it returns its version. But, when I tried $ localhost/cgi-bin/mapserv it returns the message No query information to ...
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Can't get the port redirect to work

First of all, I'm very green in ubuntu and now experimenting on my server. Here's the thing, I want my local ip 192.168.1.140:6080 to be accesible from the internet via public IP. Currently I have ...
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How to configure my LAMP server to POST form data to database

I have installed LAMP server on Ubuntu. I've got apache configured and running just fine. I think my problem is somewhere in the configuration of PHP or SQL.... as I have very little experience in ...
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Use a local GUI through the web

I have a GUI installed in a Ubuntu server and I need some client to use it but through the web cause most of them don't have idea about SSH, X11 forwarding a so on. In addition to these limitations, ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 not accepting connections after log out

We have a Windows hardware node with Hyper-V installed on it. In Hyper-V we have an Ubuntu server running (14.04.1). It has Node.js installed on it and is set up to allow SSH connections and serve ...
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script to help manage many users and virtualhosts

We need to provide a hosting space to our web design students final assessment projects. These will mostly be lamp setups, with the occasional project needing node.js or python. To prepare for this ...
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problems with apt-get upgrade

After the last update of my server i got this error message: udev (204-5ubuntu20.9) wird eingerichtet ... * udev requires hotplug support, not started ...fail! invoke-rc.d: initscript udev, ...
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SFTP for 2 different accounts in Ubuntu Server 14.10

I would like to ask how to make 2 different accounts for an SFTP login with my dedicated server (Ubuntu Server 14.10). The two account: A1 and A2 are the example names. After the Apache server (an ...
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VLC Web Interface Unresponsive

I have an Ubuntu server 14.04 for my website with VLC installed and all of the forwarding taken care of for remote access. The problem is when I get to the VLC Web Interface, nothing seems to work - ...
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Displaying code as text php [closed]

I have this code on my website: <textarea name="code" cols="20" rows="5"> <?php echo "Your IP is: ". $_SERVER["REMOTE_ADDR"]; ?> </textarea> I want it so that it shows the code ...
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how do i make my website accessible to the internet without a static ip and from a virtual machine?

I have windows 8 host and i have installed ubuntu 14.10 server as a virtual machine in vmware. i have installed LAMP server and i am trying to host a website from it. i have created a virtual host. my ...
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Which ports do I need to forward for my ubuntu server?

Just set up a Trusty Tahr Ubuntu server(14.04.1), and have the server's static internal IP address (I think -- I have no idea how to test that it has been done successfully) and now I'd like to be ...
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Disable public access to my apache2 server

I've just installed apache2 on my Ubuntu 14.04 My server is now accessible from anywhere if the right IP was provided. I want to disable that so that only users within my local network would be able ...
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Can I build on a shelf to store working copies of multiple websites

As a side business I design and build websites for small businesses. I want to have a server on a shelf in my office to act as a development server. It would have working copies of all my clients ...
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php application asking intl but already installed

My (Symfony) application currently crashs telling ("The Symfony\Component\Intl\Collator\Collator::__construct() method's argument $locale value 'fr' behavior is not implemented. Only the locale ...
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Make Linux and Windows share localhost (webserver) files and database

I'd like to have ubuntu and windows share my htdocs and mysql databases for local development. This isn't a web-facing site, just for personal development use. Is there a way to do this? Is this a ...
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Slow sudo and ssmtp (hosts file problem)

I'm running an Ubuntu Server 12.04.5 LTS and when I type sudo su it takes 30+ seconds to open the shell. Searching on internet, this problem seems related to the file /etc/hosts and /etc/hostname. ...
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Newbie needs some guidance and direction to build a web server

I've always been in bed with M$ and Windows and I'm pretty proficient with it. However my relationship with them is fading and I'd like to fool around a bit Ubuntu. In fact I’d like to setup a web ...
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PC visibility in local network

The thing is my pc with ubuntu installed is not visible in local network. I want to test web-app which is working on my pc (localhost:8000). From my phone destination is unreachable. Should i allow ...
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Setting up VMWare, Ubuntu and XAMPP

I am running an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS guest OS inside VMWare Player 6.0.3 build-1895310 and a host OS of Windows 7 SP1 x64 Professional. I also have XAMPP for Linux 5.5.19-0 installed. I am sharing a ...
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Errors in update checking script (cause: repositories not available)

I have a scripts that tests if updates on my 14.04 server are available, and send me a text message if that happens. The bash script begins with: IFS=';' read updates security_updates < ...