A web server is a program that responds to network requests over the HTTP or HTTPS protocol.

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How to make server accessable from other computers? [on hold]

I can access the http server from another computer on the same network, but when i try to connect from another netwrok, it's failed.. I have tried to configure port forwarding, but that does'nt ...
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Sudo execute command in Pythonscript

I want to sudo a command from a pythonscript without hardcoding my password in it. The Pythonscript is part of a webservice on Apache2. Since it is part of a webservice, asking the user each time for ...
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Setting up the website domain

I am trying to set up my server domain and after adding the virtual host in the configuration file, double checking the nameserver input, A record and CNAME record. I still cannot connect to my site ...
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Concerns Ubuntu, Apache2, NOIP domain

Thank you for reading this. I'm running Windows 8.1 desktop at home. I've a simple Ubuntu server 14.03 lts and it's running beautifully. Samba works, I got installed, MySql, PHP5, and the Apache web ...
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Web Server in Ubuntu Server vs in Ubuntu Desktop [on hold]

Information about host: I have Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 installed in Hard Disk. (I don't use Windows). I had installed Apache Server (I don't remember when). When I test on Browser with the 192.168.1.3 ...
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How can I make my web server visible to everyone?

I've installed apache2, I can access the website it has locally. Port 80 is open, and forwarded to my webservers ip, I checked it here: But when I type mypublicip:80 on my web browser, it says ...
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Run Ubuntu server on raspberry Pi 2

Can I use Ubuntu server with a Raspberry Pi 2? I plan to use it as a headless web server. How can I install Ubuntu server on the sd card?
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Configure Apache2 webserver using mod gnutls

The apache2 mod_gnutls https service actually manages to successfully run but keeps returning this error when trying to read private key from pkcs11 URL: [Wed Jan 20 13:26:25.268236 2016] ...
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Log of all dependencies installed with a package

I installed xinit and ubuntu-desktop on my web server as an experiment. I want to remove them, so I ran apt-get autoremove for each of them. Much less space was freed than was used in installation. I ...
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Web-based Xen hypervisor

I want to make users to be able to create and manage virtual machines from a web-based interface. I have installed Xen hypervisor on my Ubuntu machine I have installed Apache webserver and all the ...
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LAMP server - Apache error

Hello fellow linuxers: I would like to link my laptop to my Android phone and Android tablet, which hasn't been possible via bluetooth or directly through USB / mini-USB ports. A friend on another ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04.3 LTS IP address nonexistent

I am a complete beginner when trying to set up a web server. Anyhow, I decided to attempt to set up a Ubuntu server on an old laptop of mine (About two - three years old). I followed the instructions ...
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How to create a web interface for my Python script? [closed]

I have a computer in my university office, with Ubuntu on it, ssh running, and Python. I'm connecting on it myself using ssh to run Python programs and see the output. Only command-line output, ...
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Allowing sshd on local network without access to internet

I have setup sshd on my server and can access it fine from both my local network and remotely from other networks. I set up port forwarding using a different port than port 22. Port forwarding is ...
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don't have permission to access / on this server. Apache/2.4.7 (Ubuntu) Server at localhost Port 80

I can access my http://localhost/ and I have no idea what I have done. I know it did work, and my server restarts every time I ask, php is also intalled, but I see no website, and then I changed my ...
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I can't change my Apache2 web server Url from Localhost/192.168.0.xxx/127.0.0.1 to something like www.exaple.com

I'm runnig Apache2 webserver,but the only way I can access it is by tapping in in the server browser local host or 127.0.0.1 (or something like that) and 192.168.0.xxx on other devices connected to my ...
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Are these the right permissions for a webserver

I understand by now that 777 is very dangerous to have as permission on folders in my webserver, and I wan't to change them to 755 for folder and 644 for files as suggested here. Im using the ...
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Ubuntu webserver permissions for writing

While setting up my webserver I gave all my public folders 777 permissions with filezilla, I found out that this is very bad because everyone can put stuff in that folder at the moment. I have a ...
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Why did Apache name it's Webservers Apache and Tomcat? [closed]

As usual, when my girlfriend can't sleep, I have to talk about my work. Or what she says "Tell me something about servers". So yesterday the topic was webservers and I told her about the commonly used ...
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http service on specific port not response, how to dig the error?

I have a python project running on port 5000 by flask build-in develop server(I know It is not recommend to use that in production, but I have to). It would not response at sometime a day. Not log ...
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Host website without public IP

I have installed LAMP stack. I have an internet connection. My ISP has given me a static IP, but it is not public. I have a TP-LINK router. I have a registered domain. Now, I want to host my own ...
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To establish a server in Ubuntu which version should I install Desktop version or the server edition?

I know Ubuntu has a distribution which is for server purposes (Ubuntu Server Edition). But: Is it necessary to use Ubuntu Server Edition? Will working on Ubuntu only works? Please shade some lights ...
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Hosting and accessing web pages on ubuntu virtual server

I am just a beginner. I have installed an Ubuntu virtual server 14.03 on a widows 8.1 host.I have lamp server ,phpmyadmin installed and working fine. I can access files on both the host and guest ...
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Make an Ubuntu virtual server reachable from Internet

I have the next scenario: Laptop with Windows 8.1 and static IP address (192.168.0.166) Inside Windows, an Ubuntu Server 15.10 installed in virtual machine with VirtualBox, also with a static IP ...
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How to install dbvisuallize on Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS (GNU/Linux 3.13.0-57-generic x86_64) server

I want to get data from h2 database which my server is using. After some google i found that Dbvisullizer may help to read data from a h2 database .mv file but could not find a way to install it on ...
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Curious how a server works

I am currently a high school student who has developed a few iPhone apps that have connected to Parse.com, so I have a little idea of how a... "server" (pre-made) works. But, I do know that's not how ...
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Ubuntu tomcat Server Configuration

I have a web application deployed in tomcat server via tomcat manager. So it get by ip-address:8080/AppName. but I need to get like following http://www.domain_name.com. what should I do. I need to ...
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How can I make my server continue working without maintaining ssh connection?

I connect to my server via ssh that has erlang and cowboy installed on it for running my webpage. ssh root@my.ip.adress I then start up my webapp by doing; ...
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Why has cgi not been installed in 14.04.3 server/Apache 2.4.7?

I had a home webserver running Ubuntu 12 32-bit and set up a new server with the same files but on 14.04.3 server 64-bit. The Apache2 setup files are somewhat different, but worked OK except for my ...
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Add httpd server installed in custom directory to startup

I have installed httpd from source in custom directory. Now I want to add server start to startup. How can I do that? Is it possible to add it as a service?
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ProxyPass configuration

I am experiencing a confusing issue with my /etc/apache2/sites-available/000-default.conf file. I have enabled proxies (via the "a2enmod proxy_http" command) and the local site resolves properly, but ...
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How do i make my own server on linux?

Its sounds dumb but i have to make a web server as my OS course project in university. I am very confused what to do with it , How to start i read articles but cant picked the one whether i use apache ...
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Why do I see cgi source code on my webserver instead of its output?

In case 1, I cannot see the cgi script executed output in browser and see source code instead. However, in case 2, with similar configuration i can see the cgi script executed output in browser. Case ...
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Non-root user SFTP & /var/www/html permissions

So I set up a new Ubuntu 14.04 server with Wordpress and I've created a non-root user admin1 and set up certificate based authentication. I'll be using Secure FTP/SFTP content up to the server as ...
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Can not login into virtualmin panel

I have installed webmin 1.7.7 on my ubuntu local machine and I installed virtualmin virtual server module on it but when I navigate to localhost:10000 and login with root user I go to webmin panel and ...
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Find source of outgoing traffic

My web server has been infected by a bot that is brute-force attacking Wordpress sites. I can see the outgoing POST requests and their content, but I am not able to find the script, pid or user that ...
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what should folder permissions be for nginx?

I have a server I am trying to update / migrate to nginx. I have nginx, installed and things were accessible, but sub folders were inaccessible. so then I tried to change permissions to 744 but now ...
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how to modify an ubuntu server to replace with Qnap

First of all i'm very rookie about Linux systems, if i explain myself wrong please forgive me. We are using Qnap as web server and NAS in the company,but Qnap is really pain in the a*s, a specially ...
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How can I change Ubuntu server IP Address to web address?

How can I change Ubuntu server IP Address to the web address? For example, the address that I need to access on the browser is 192.168.x.xxx. How can I change to dev.robi.local? Thanks! The ...
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website should only load with its Domain Name not IP

My website is being loaded with its IP address as well which is not good for SEO. How can i restrict my apache not to do so and only my domain name request should get the website. Please find e below ...
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Open LiteSpeed on Ubuntu 14

Open LiteSpeed server doesn't support (Apache) mod_security rules and httaccess files. Is there possible to do that same work via Ubuntu server? eg in an iptables. I need to set up a blacklist, ...
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How to change Ubuntu server domain name?

I'm using Ubuntu server in my local network. I access the hosted sites on it from other computers using the local ip address. for example: 192.168.100.2/info.php/. I want to set a domain name to use ...
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How do I get the database files using LFTP from the remote server to the local server

I want to connect to the database of a dedicated server remotely from a Linux server and the store the SQL file onto the local Linux server. What command would I need to use, using LFTP?
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How do I backup files using LFTP from the remote server to the local

What command would I use in the terminal to backup files onto the server? I already have the LFTP installed.
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Website is not accessible from My Ubuntu Machine

Recently I have updated my machine to Ubuntu from Windows. I can not access my application server / web site from my Ubuntu machine. When I access from Windows machine with Same ISP and Same router ...
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Quick and dirty free tools to design and deploy a simple (and good-looking) event anouncement website?

I am looking for tools on Ubuntu to quickly design and deploy (on a local server) a simple and good-looking event announcement website. I am already running a django-driven apache deployed web app. ...
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Moving an existing 14.04.2 LTS Ubuntu VM to Amazon EC2

I have an Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS based server installation that runs a ruby on rails application accessible over the local network. Currently it runs in either VM Player / VM Server / vSphere. What do I ...
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Apache2 service not restarting rails ubuntu

When I type : `sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart` or `service apache2 restart` I get this result Job for apache2.service failed. See "systemctl status apache2.service" and "journalctl -xe" for ...
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Installing Ubuntu desktop on Ubuntu production web server

I have a AWS EC2 Ubuntu Server with LAMP stack (Apache2, MySQL-Client (Database is on different DB server), PHP) which will be used as production web server. Till now I had been using the terminal ...
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Trouble configuring Ubuntu web server to display something other than the default page

I've setup a website on an Ubuntu 15.04 LAMP server. Whenever I try to navigate to the site, I just get the default apache page. I've disabled the 000-default.conf and enable OSSEC-WUI.conf (the name ...