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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; ./_rel/web_server_example/bin/...
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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 /etc/...
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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 ...
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Problem with Phpstorm 9.0.1 on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Phpstorm 9.0.1 on Ubuntu 14.04 And set php interpreter on php storm setting but when I click on browser icon on PhpStorm to open file in browse, it open browser and show:
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Django and Gunicorn: 403 Forbidden

I have a django application inside /home//my_app that I am trying to deploy using gunicorn: sudo gunicorn --workers=2 -b :8081 tutorial.wsgi:application After deploying the application with the ...
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please help me new to ubuntu having problems in LAMP [duplicate]

tell me how can i use written code of php in my editor server, where to place ? in var/www folder ? but when it did that it's access is denied
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apache2,php and mysql - facing problem in editing the files and loading them in browser

friends, I have installed apache2 , php and mysql but now the problem is I don't know where to write the programs and put them back into the server folder so that I can access them back.My file i.e ...
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How do I set up my apache server with DynDNS?

I have been trying to set up my apache server for many days now, to no avail. I have acquired a DynDNS Pro account and have also registered a domain name with names.co.uk (I haven't even figured out ...
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Upload to server via web interface

I am running a mediawiki on Ubuntu Server 14.04 via parallels with OS X as host. I am looking for a way to upload files via a web interface to the server's drive and for any location. It is ok if ...
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PHP file doens't reload [closed]

I'm running a lamp server to develop php. Everything was just working fine until I tried my script. I have a html form file which after being submitted to the server leads to a php file, the html file ...
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Subdomain and main domain showing the same website

Recently I've tried to set up a subdomain where the main domain redirects to it by changing the URL by messing with .htaccess, VirtualHost and apache2.conf. To do this I created two sites in sites-...
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Can't find httpd.conf

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a laptop and installed apache 2 (version 2.4.7) and PHP 5. I cannot find httpd.conf. I need to change it because when I try to open a .php page I see a download box. ...
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Apache2 not displaying any messages on restart

When I use the following command to restart apache2 service apache2 restart. I would usually get the output * Restarting web server apache2 or if there are any errors with it would show the errors. I ...
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Apache WebServer - url rewriting - hide a part of the url to the client but not for the server

Basically when a client goes on this url: www.mysite.my.domain.com/ he is redirect to that page: www.mysite.my.domain.com/en/sites/myapp/home.html The goal is to hid the part sites/myapp for the ...
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How can I stop another working webserver?

I get this error when I try to start Apache web server. I've been working on it for about a month and suddenly this error appeared today: error:: xampp: another webserver is already running. any ...
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How to make a LAN web server?

i want to make a web server that can be accessed on a LAN but i am new and don't have much idea on networking and Ubuntu however trying my best to learn. it just need to be able to serve website on a ...
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Is it ok to run a virtual server (Virtualbox) with webroot within a shared directory with the host OS?

As everything is a little bit slower through a VM I thought I would try and put my project's webroot in a directory that is shared between the client (ubuntu 14.04) and the host (Windows 8.1). The ...
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New install but what version [closed]

I want to convert my current WIN2003 server to Ubuntu and then install apache. I use this machine for a web server for several sites. This is an X86 machine. My questions is do I install Ubuntu ...
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www-data Using 100% of CPU

I have a virtual Ubuntu server currently running a website. There is a process that keeps running very high CPU usage, it goes away for a while if the server is rebooted but always comes back. Here ...
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How to make an online, offline app with cache

I just wanted to know how I can do this. For example, I want to have an app that's linked to a WordPress site and when I'm connected to the internet, I want see everything normally, but when I'm not ...