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

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How to publish my joomla site on local server to the web?

I am looking to access my Joomla site that I have on my Ubuntu server from outside my local network. I'm a new to this world of web publishing. I know how to port forward with ex: No-Ip or Dyndns if ...
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hosts file and unclear behavior. How to make real alias?

I'm trying to create alias for my local website which is runned by vagrant(virtual box), hence I want redirect any requests from site.ru to 192.168.10.10/site.ru via /etc/hosts file. In the hosts file ...
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Help in deciding hardware for web server [closed]

I want set up a local web server to be used in my office. It will be made online in future (~1 or 2 years) but for now it is locally used. I have gone through some tutorials (here) to set up a LAMP ...
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How can I manage multiple end-user-style localhost applications?

Over time I have installed applications that offer or require an interface runs through the browser on localhost (for example, Transmission web interface, StackApplet configuration, Veracity web ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, Php5-fpm, Apache2, Postfix: impossible to send a mail with PHP

Resources I followed I followed several howtos and questions on askubuntu: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Postfix How to configure apache / php / postfix website emails when using vhosts? ...
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configure Lighttpd to download some files and to open other files in browser

I have a plain/text file "getNodeId" I want to display its contents on web browser, so I use mimetype.assign = ("" => "text/plain", "text" => "text/plain" ...
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Unable to connect to server while installing ROS

I am not able to connect to packages.ros.org though i am having a strong Wi-Fi connection in Ubuntu 12.04 installed in virtual machine. I want to uninstall ros-hydro to install ros-fuerte.
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is this malcious traffic?

I was reviewing my server logs, when I came across several thousand this gem: from a multiple IP addresses: My question is what is all this junk? what is this trying to execute? I am pretty sure that ...
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Lag on Server because of high MySQL CPU Usage

I am experiencing freeze on my server due to high CPU usage by the MySQL process. I tried many configs in my.cnf but never get better results. I tried advice from mysqltuner, but is isn't helping! ...
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How do I find userdir directives

Where do I find the userdir directives from apache2? They aren't in /etc/apache2/extra/httpd-userdir.conf.
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Making webpy framework accessible from outside the local network

I am using ubuntu 12.04.03. I have some basic experience with webpy and I had it working for my LAN just by following the tutorial. The framework needs to be able to be used from outside the local ...
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Setting up a user account for a web server

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu/Linux. I'm setting up a lighttpd webserver and I think I need to set up a webserver/daemon user account to get it going. The config file is asking for server.username and ...
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Web Hosting Management Package

I want to host multiple domains on my Ubuntu VM. Is there any package like Lamp to handle DNS, Email, Apache and other needed softwares for a web server? I'm looking for a software like Plesk and ...
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Apache could not access to copied folder: 403 Access Forbidden

I'm new to Ubuntu. I have installed LAMP on Ubuntu and everything is OK but while I copy a folder into /var/www it is not accessible via URL. I have tried following commands: sudo cp -r Desktop/site ...
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Resolving XAMPP Error 403 on Ubuntu While Setting VirtualHost

Okay, I give in. I need help before this thing drives me nuts. I run Apache 2.4.4 with XAMPP. I have an existing site that was working correctly on www.firstdoman.com before I configured virtualhost. ...
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Server wont boot ubuntu 13.10

My server stopped booting. I have posted boot repair info at http://paste.ubuntu.com/6512320/ I just moved from windows and have no idea whats wrong.
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Trying to access my ubuntu server via a domain name registered via godaddy

I am trying to host my own web server. So I registered a domain name example.com via godaddy. I have an A record of example.com pointing to 12.34.56.78 (my wan IP address). I have nginx setup on ...
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accessing a domain hosted on virtualbox

I've virtualbox installed on my ubuntu desktop. In my virtualbox I have windows XP pro installed as guest with wampserver & on it I have a named virtualhost which I can access from windows XP but ...
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Connect to a webserver running in VMWare

There a thing I made for work that need to work on IIS and SQL Server. I want to do some work from home and I run Linux Mint so I thought I'd install Win7 in a VM and run the servers there. I have ...
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How to easily start a webserver in any folder?

I'm looking for a relatively painless way to launch a web server with document root in any folder I specify (or better yet, where I'm launching). I often try out new things like JS frameworks or so ...
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I can't get Ubuntu Server 12.04/NginX to outperform Windows 2008 Server/IIS 7.5

I am determined to get NginX on Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS to outperform IIS 7.5 on Windows 2008 Server. For comparison, I am using a Apache Bench and a simple (231 byte) html file. The Ubuntu server and ...
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how to version control a site with Bazaar?

basically, I want to make a local branch of my website so that I can edit files then merge them back to the server this is what I did: root@aziz-HP:~# bzr init ...
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What is the `ServerName` attribute for apache2 and what does it do?

I do not know what this config setting means. Does it mean that it registers a domain name? Is it like DNS? Here is what I have for my apache2 default config ServerName staugie.org ...
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Can't ping Ubuntu Server from Outside network

Just finished setting up my Ubuntu Server 12.04 as a web server at my house with broadband. Everything is setup and works just fine until I tried to access it from outside. The public IP for the ...
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How to use my Laptop as a web Server using Ubuntu 12.10

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 and I want to use as a webserver for my domain. Also I want to install Wordpress on the domain. I want to how can i do that. And help, please
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Storing website files in /usr/share/www/ instead of /var/www/ [closed]

I have just seen the /var/ directory being defined as: Multi-purpose log, temporary, transient, and spool files. A memory-based file system is sometimes mounted at /var. Whereas /usr/ has been ...
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How to check why my static IP isn't working?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop edition. I'm not overly familiar with the unix side, but I'm learning. From a fresh install, I basically only installed XAMPP. My webserver now works fine (although ...
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webserver access to host shared folder

I have ubuntu webserver as guest in bridged mode running on virtualbox. My host machine is windows 7. The webserver is up and running with lamp and webmin installed. I want to add a shared folder to ...
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Control my Transmission GTK remotely

While I'm not home I left Transmission running, usually at full speed. I've been mostly using the desktop gui (GTK) version. I have been toying with the cli version (not sure which is the proper one ...
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How can do I use server folder via address in browser?

I have a one server IP address and now we open the folder in browser.I have save a images in server folder /home/Download/images/ now how I can open this folder in browser via network. Thanks
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How do I change volume sizes on Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 without reinstalling?

I have a HP DL380 G7 Server with the HW Raid configured at Raid 1+0. Previously, I have 146GB LFF SAS Installed but I since have upgraded to 600GB LFF SAS Drives. Since the Mirror Rebuilding was ...
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Error 403 When Accessing FCGI Files / Apache

I have installed Apache & mod_fcgid trough the following command sequence: sudo apt-get install apache2 sudo apt-get install libfcgi-dev I than placed my compiled index.fcgi file into the web ...
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ubuntu web server 6 HDD raid1 and raid5

I just purchased a new Dell PowerEdge 2950 Specs: 16GB Ram 6x 146 GB HDD 2x 3.0Ghz QuadCore Xeons Hardware Raid Setup: Disk Group 1: Raid 1 Drive #1 Drive #2 Disk Group 2: Raid 5 Drive #3 Drive #4 ...
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Where are my local webserver pages?

My webserver is running - Where is this page coming from? I checked a few places in /etc and /var but didn't see it.
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Host two separate web servers on the same IP

I currently have a Ubuntu web server with Apache setup and running wonderfully, I want to do two things, I want to setup two more boxes which would be on the same WAN address but of course have ...
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what is the nginx equivalent command apache has for a2enmod?

I'm following this guide: How to Setup OwnCloud Server 5 with SSL Connection Problem though is that the guide is for apache but I am using nginx for my server. As such I am trying to "reverse ...
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How do I install nginx modules

I just installed nginx through apt-get repository. But, unfortunately HttpAuthDigestModule is not included while installing. This is how to install from source - ./configure ...
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Guide to set-up DNS and Multiple domain on Ubuntu 12.04

I would like to know, how to set-up a DNS server and to run multiple websites on a single VPS server. I already have a VPS server and I've installed webmin for my ease.. I'm still confused how to set ...
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Send transactional emails from ubuntu server 12.04 LTS in intranet

I have a CakePHP web app running on a ubuntu 12.04 LTS server. The server is hosted on a machine within a intranet of a corporation. The web app needs to send out transactional emails a few times a ...
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Problem after installing phpmyadmin

I installed apache, mysql, and php on my Ubuntu 12.04 server but after logging in all I see is a white screen displaying a forward slash. Is there something else I need to configure or enable? / ...
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I've inherited a dangerously out of date server. How do I plan to safely upgrade it?

Apticron runs nightly on the box and is telling me that I have about 150 updates that need to be made. The server is running quite a few important services with no true backup so I'm scared to just ...
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How do I apply a security update to apache

I have been running some penetration tests against our webserver and it's come up with a few issues. One of them is that apache needs a security update (http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1765-1/). I am ...
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Why wont my images display?

I have an Ubuntu server, and I edited the index.html file using webmin, added a few pictures (yes, i did upload them to the server) and they work perfectly there, but when I connected to my homepage, ...
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Cannot create a new document in /var/www [duplicate]

I'm unable to create a new document in /var/www/ I followed this tutorial :- How to avoid using sudo when working in /var/www? and did as suggested, but still I'm unable to make a new document. Any ...
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Apache Install can't browse to localhost

First time setting up Apache, using Ubuntu server 12.04.02 I am using this guide: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/how-to-install-linux-apache-mysql-php-lamp-stack-on-ubuntu Seems ...
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Do you need a .conf file in /etc/apache2 folder to run your website?

I am still trying to make it work, there are different tutorials for the same setup. this tutorial says that you have to create a config file. apache2 web server But normally you don't need that i ...
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What Steps are need to host a Website on Ubuntu using Apache2?

I successfully run one website on apache2 using a tutorial. My second website, I can't reach locally, and I don't know why. Here are the steps I follow : copy my website to folder /data/mywebsite ...
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Replicate 2 ubuntu Servers one local and one remote

Here is the situation. I have a local webserver and a remote webserver. Both will be identical except that one is on VMware and one is a hosted web server. I want to replicate EVERYTHING installed ...
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Is there a program like panel daemon or fire daemon for Ubuntu server 12.04?

I need a web style interface where I can log onto a website and restart certain processes. I know that there is fire daemon and panel daemon that you use for windows. I was wondering if anybody knew ...
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Is there any procedure for update Live server [closed]

Can someone send me a document with standard procedure for updating LIVE Server. Is there such thing? We make the updates to our system once per week, but we are not sure if there is some ...