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

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Multiple user webserver with apache and vsftpd

I am trying to setup a webserver with a multiple user environment. So I have all the websites inside my /var/www directory. But now I'm facing a problem with my ftp configuration. When a user logs ...
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Is Ubuntu Server only available with the command line?

One day my company is going to need a server, and I like Ubuntu since it has the least amount of viruses out of all the OSes (I think), but when I look at the Ubuntu Server it only has black ...
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Which one is best web server for lua?

I am developing small gui using lua. So, i am searching lua supported opensource web servers in internet. I got three web servers and checked. Apache(heavy) Lighttpd Niginx but the above ...
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Bind mounting for Site Storage Ubuntu and Plesk

I have Ubuntu 14.04 server installed and Plesk CP My system drive is too small to be 9f much use other than running the OS and software. So what I was thinking is I have another huge drive that id ...
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Upstart: wait for webping

I'm using upstart to start my server, but I would like the start process to wait for the localhost:port/webping to be available (200 OK) before considering the startup successful, so the automatic ...
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Install webserver on ubuntu desktop-problem when access external address

I have Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS (desktop) and I would like to install a web server and have my own wordpress website. So, I installed LAMP, then I checked whether Apache2 works (I typed on the browser ...
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Symlink are using both locations?

I've researched and didn't find any answers, so I decided to ask here. The /dev/sda2 disk of my WHM/Cpanel webserver got 100% full. The /var folder is on the /dev/sda2 disk and I've found that the ...
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curl blocked at TMG firewall

I'm using TMG (Threat Management Gateway) firewall at my web server. When I try to use Curl from outside, the firewall blocked the connection. What rule/setting do I need to create at TMG to allow it. ...
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can't execute php page on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I just installed appserv like this sudo apt-get install apache2 php5 libapache2-mod-php5 mysql-server phpmyadmin everything seems to be cool but when saved my php page under /var/www and then ...
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Unable to connect to webserver from outside [duplicate]

I set up my website und my webserver but I'm facing the problem that the website cannot be opened from the internet. I'm using Ubuntu server 12.04 with Apache 2.2 (I believe). This is what I checked ...
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can not find server options in Eclipse

OS Ubuntu 14.04 I've installed Eclipse Version: Luna Release (4.4.0). server: Tomcat7 When I navigate to: Window>>Preferences , there is no option for configuring Server. how can I get tomcat7 in ...
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Codeigniter web app is not working with the linux but here on windows is fine

i have install wamp server on my windows and i set my application(codeigniter) there is working fine. but here on linux(ubuntu 14.04) other php application are just woking fine (i'm running my php ...
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Is it better to use the UK or USA server? [duplicate]

I live in the UK, so it should be better to use the UK ones. But, the USA one is more likely to be well maintained and have the better connection speed. Which should I use - is there a testing tool, ...
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Connecting to a Remote Server for the First Time

I'd like to know how to connect to a remote Ubuntu 12.04LTS OS server. I've never done this, and wondered if anyone would be willing to help a noob out; I'd appreciate it! I've always wanted to be ...
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Setting up proxy in Ubuntu server 14.04

What is proxy ? Why do we need proxy and for what purpose ? I am new to server. When i was installing ubuntu server. Installation prompt is asking me for a proxy information "h ...
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apt-get update, apt-get install not working [duplicate]

I installed ubuntu server 14.04 on virtual box and installed LAMP, webmin and FTP then suddenly i could not install any thing else because the initiation to connect to us.archive.ubuntu.com is not ...
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Web server for a static site on Ubuntu Minimal server 14.04. What to choose?

I have a VPS working on a Ubuntu 14.04 Minimal Server and I need to install a web server for a static web-site on this VPS, no database, no scripts background and minimal traffic. As far a I can see ...
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Increase the Number of TCP Connections Allowed

For a Ubuntu 14.04 web server providing a web service via a TCP port, clients query the server at an interval. However when the server restarts, a huge number of connections hit the server at the same ...
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HP Proliant DL 380 G4 and Open Stack

I have 2 old HP Proliant Servers (DL 380 G4) Will these machines run Open Stack? If so What is the most version of Open stack they will run? kind regards Adam ps I have been able to install Win7 x ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 Apache httpd 2.2.22 mod_rewrite not working

I am trying to set up a distributed web farm using apache2. Before deploying the configuration to my other 3 servers, I wanted to get everything to work on the first one (designated P-WEB-01) at ...
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Apache 2 with Domain Server not found

i have a domain at nitrado.net and put the * and @ wildcard to a vservers ip. on the vserver is apache2 etc installed. it worked before 2-3 minutes but i had to reinstall apache2 and now, when i acces ...
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php5 behaving oddly

I have an ubuntu server 12.04 running php5. Some of the php scripts work and others fail. For example, I can write files and use case statements, print, and echo, use the date commands. but, i cant ...
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Remote control of C++ program in Ubuntu via HTTPS

I have an emulator program written in C++ running on Ubuntu 12.04. There are some settings and options needed for running the program. I need to query and control these options via HTTPS from a remote ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 server; permissions being reset

For some reason about once or twice everyday the permissions of my files in /var/www are changed from 755 to something else that forbids public viewing from the web broswer. I have no idea why web ...
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How to (easily) setup a domain name? [duplicate]

I have a fresh ubuntu server install and was wondering what I have to do in ubuntu to point the domain to the server so my website will display once setup. Also what do I have to do on the domain side ...
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apache alias not working

I defined the following alias Alias /static/images /images However when I browse to localhost/myweb/static/images I am getting: Not Found The requested URL /myweb/static/images was not ...
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Ubuntu server to project

Hej I am making a project to my exam this summer. It's about finding the best server solution for a company with 400 employees in two sites one in Aarhus and one in Copenhagen and growing. The ...
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Fire fox can connect to WiFi but terminal can't for my college's Network settings

I'm quite new to Ubuntu so please be precise. In my college, I've specific Wi-Fi settings with username and password, as well as LAN settings with proxy server. In my Network Settings and in the ...
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Using Terminal as a web browser [duplicate]

I've found that terminal can be used for various purposes. This will be great if I can use it as a web browser. Is there any way to use it as a web browser?
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setting up apache2 webserver — differences between behaviour within my intranet and outside

I am new to apache2. I have an ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS machine in my home, and just installed apache2 on it. I wanted to set up a webserver running on a port other than port 80 (my router uses port 80). ...
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Cannot view default site from local network

Not sure what i have done but now when I put in my servers IP address it is no longer loading the default index.html that comes with it. I think I did this when trying to learn how to add multiple ...
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Why apache2 service doesn't work? [closed]

I am trying to install apache2 web server on ubuntu 10.10 as a beginner, but I don't have access to the repositories in the application center. So I try to download the source package of apache2 and ...
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Can I install PHP 5.3/5.4?

I'm moving my vBulletin boards to a new server and after going through the regular steps to install LAMP, it seems it has installed PHP 5.5 which vBulletin apparently cannot work with. Can I install ...
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Make a Ubuntu Server ready for takeoff as a webserver

What are the necessary steps to make an ubuntu server ready for productive operation as a webserver? I've assumed that the server distro of ubuntu doesn't have to be further tweaked to make it ready ...
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Shellinabox with Apache

I want to run Shellinabox on the same port 80(/443) as my Apache server. I was following this tutorial. But I can't get it to work... When I go to http://ip/shell it doesn't work. But when I go ...
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lighttpd compilation error in the file configfile.c

While I’m trying to install lighttpd I get the following error: "(configfile.c.1003) opening configfile /etc/lighthttpd/lighttpd.conf failed: No such file or directory" So what is solution?
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Web client front end download manager

I currently run a headless server (Ubuntu server 12.10) with various applications running on the box accessed via web interfaces (transmission, plex etc). The box sits at a site with a quick and ...
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Why is my inet for ip colored red?

I'm trying to set up a web server but when I try to see the ip of the server with this code ifconfig | grep inet the four inet that comes up is colored red and shows some numbers. If I continue ...
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Unable to load page using Express from local machine

Im developing a webpage using Express framework in ubuntu. The machine I am developing on can access the webpage just fine at 192.168.1.37:3000 or localhost:3000, but I can't get other machines on the ...
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How to solve Connection reset by peer: mod_fcgid

I'm running a WordPress install on Ubuntu however I keep getting the following in my error log [Tue Mar 11 14:49:11 2014] [warn] [client 23.21.24.219] (104)Connection reset by peer: mod_fcgid: error ...
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Simple guide to making public_html work

I am pretty new to ubuntu, and I tried to make public_html work. So for every user I made it automatically gives the user a folder in there and can upload. And that you can just use ~username to the ...
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Subdomains with Apache2

I having trouble getting my first subdomain to work with apache2. My primary domain is setup in 000-default.conf as <VirtualHost example.org:80> ServerName www.example.org ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 install php-fpm with apache 2.4

I tried multiple tutorials on how to install php-fpm (cgi) with apache2. None of them worked with 13.10. I even installed ubuntu completly new after each one. This is one for example: How to configure ...
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create an alias for `localhost:8080/` as `www.my-domain.com/`

In ubuntu, I want to create an alias for localhost:8080/ as www.my-domain.com/. So that whenever I type www.my-domain.com/ in URL field, it shows up from localhost:8080/. What is the easiest way to ...
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Temperature & RAM monitoring script

I have the following script: while : do clear; echo "---------------------------RAM Load------------------------------$ free -mt >> memory.txt; free -mt; ...
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12.04 cannot connect to IPEVO mini-as-server

The IPEVO mini was connected as a ftp but then when I booted the next day the and tried to connect to the server i got permission denied for the first time and now I can't access the file server.
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Cannot run MonoDevelop 4.2 with XSP4

Gents, I'm new on Linux and I tried to start .NET under Ubuntu when I start debugging a sample from MonoDevelop ASP.NET app it gives the following error: Could not launch web server. The "XSP4" web ...
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Implement HTTPS access for phpmyadmin in Ubuntu webserver

This isn't directly Ubuntu question but more of an APACHE2 question. My Ubuntu webserver was recently scanned by a web application inspection program where it checks for any vulnerability in my ...
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Changing permissions for folders and files in /var/www/?

I am quite new to ubuntu and I have been trying to install BuilderEngine a content management system to my ubuntu server 12.04 lts I have figured some things out but I am stuggling with permission for ...
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Start MySQL on Startup

I installed MySQL, and changed the configuration so the databases are stored on a separate hard drive. In the process MySQL has stopped starting up automatically. When I start the computer, I need to ...