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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 ...
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How much memory do I use exactly and how can I optimize it?

I installed and I configured virtualmin on my 2GB RAM, 40 GB SSD, 2CPU VPS. I currently have 5 virtual hosts (5 domains hosted). On three of them there are no files uploaded, so just two websites are ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 apt-get update errors (404, W: Failed to fetch…)

I have a new instance of 12.04 server and have been having issues running sudo apt-get update The update seems to work fine then it will stop and sit waiting for headers then start spitting 404 ...
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Where to find default/ test page for Apache2

I have a VPS running Ubuntu 13.10 and has an Apache2 website, and whenever I go to the VPS's IP http://5.231.37.8 ,I get the default/test page for Apache instead of my website located in /var/www. ...
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Calendarserver 3.2+ on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am looking to install calendarserver (at least version 3.2) on an Ubuntu 12.04 LTS box. The box is a 64-bit box, and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu is installed. Can this be done, and if so, what is ...
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Ubuntu Web Server Processor?

I am thinking of building a home based web server built on Ubuntu and am curious as to if the following processor will be able to handle Ubuntu server. Intel Dual-core Celeron 1037U (1.8GHz) ...
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Creating a Web Page in Ubuntu and accessing it through Ethernet from another Ubuntu user

I'm creating a webpage in Ubuntu, in which simple files such as .txt can be uploaded. Now, I want to transform my laptop into an Ubuntu web server, through which any other Ubuntu or Windows user can ...
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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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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 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 ...