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Can i run apache 1 / 2 as root?

I am hoping someone can confirm if apache 1 and / or 2 could be run as root if the user wishes it? There are previous questions around this, where people say "no you don't want to do that" and don't ...
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Having trouble in installing and removing mysql in ubuntu

I have trouble in installing or removing the partly installed mysql-server-5.6 in ubuntu15.04. The error I am getting was sudo apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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How do i set up permissions for apache to run fastCGI programs

I am trying to get Apache2.4 to run compiled fastcgi programs on an Ubuntu 14.04 based system. I am using mod_fastcgi and am getting the errors FastCGI: can't start server "/var/www/fcgi/fhello.fcgi"...
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Ubuntu virtual machine to act as development server in Windows

I have a windows machine with two monitors and I am looking to get a development server running through virtualbox (LAMP stack with symfony framework/PHPStorm) so that I can: Edit code out on the ...
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Unable to find where external IP address is being blocked (nginx, nodejs, linksys router)

So while it's not ideal, I currently have a web server running Ubuntu 14.04 behind a Linksys router. On the router, I have forwarded ports 22, 80, and 435 for SSH, HTTP, and HTTPS respectively. Now, ...
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How to setup a local web server to connect from another machine

I would like to setup a local network with one Ubuntu server and multiple clients(Ubuntu desktop). I need to install web server (lamp) in server and all Client machines needs to access the web server ...
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make domain name point to home server [closed]

I have a dedicated working server at home (LAMP and localhost). I also have a domain name. My questions is, given my domain name, how can I make that public .com site point to my home computer?
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Apache not allowing PHP to create file

I am trying to save data using HTML and PHP in localhost in Ubuntu. My HTML & PHP files are working great but when I am using commands to open a file in the localhost using $myfile = fopen("...
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I cant install XAMPP for no reason (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS)

I have a problem, which might be too easy to see. i don get it right now. I have a 32 bit sys Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. i want to install the XAMPP Version for it but can manage to even start the installer. I ...
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nodejs express scaffold app fails silently

I'm just now the new proud owner of a very small unmanaged VPS (I want to learn how to do everything myself :>). I'd say I'm between beginner and intermediate or intermediate in unix/bash-fu but I'm ...
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solr 5.0 With Jetty 9 in Ubuntu 14.04

Running Ubuntu Trusty 14.04 and Solr-5.1.0. in a production environment. I followed these instructions to install Solr, but I can`t access it. I have the following issues: In a browser, when I ...
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How can I connect to my virtual machine in a local network?

I have installed Ubuntu Server with a webserver on my mac. When I am home I can reach the webserver with network bridge adapter. But when I go to a local network, I can't see my IP address in Ubuntu ...
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Ensuring fail-safety of an Apache server

I have a few Wordpress websites running on Apache 2.4.7 / Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS. It is a virtual machine running on Microsoft Azure. The websites are using a MySQL server also running on the same machine....
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file readable and writeable by the web server

I am try to make a file readable and writable by apache web server. I have use the following command: sudo chgrp apache /var/www/html/itdb/data/itdb.db When I try to run the php application I get ...
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Installing Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 in a VMware [closed]

Hi everyone I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 in a VMware station on my iMAC which is running on an intel core i5. My question is which kernel should I install? The options are: linux-...
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where to save your files of php in ubuntu to load on server? [duplicate]

How to save our php files so that we can load on our server . I have installed apache2 , php, and mySql . also I don't know how to connect these 3 so that I can simply work on my text editor. Please ...
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Connect to remote Ubuntu Server GUI

I have a server running remotely by ip address 5.231.XX.XXX running Ubuntu 13.10 Operating system. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop. I am able to connect to my server via terminal by ssh login as:...
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How does apache webserver “decide” what content to serve when no virtual hosts are configured?

I am trying to debug some weird behaviour on an apache 2.4 install on Ubuntu 14.04 server. I notice if I remove all virtual hosts and additional configurations by commenting out their IncludeOptional ...
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Where do I put my website php files in my virtual ubuntu server?

I am trying to create a website through my ubuntu. I also intend to host this website on my ubuntu. I am goign to use dreamweaver for my php files and then put those php files in my ubuntu server. ...
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Can't get the port redirect to work

First of all, I'm very green in ubuntu and now experimenting on my server. Here's the thing, I want my local ip 192.168.1.140:6080 to be accesible from the internet via public IP. Currently I have ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 not accepting connections after log out

We have a Windows hardware node with Hyper-V installed on it. In Hyper-V we have an Ubuntu server running (14.04.1). It has Node.js installed on it and is set up to allow SSH connections and serve ...
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SFTP for 2 different accounts in Ubuntu Server 14.10

I would like to ask how to make 2 different accounts for an SFTP login with my dedicated server (Ubuntu Server 14.10). The two account: A1 and A2 are the example names. After the Apache server (an ...
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Displaying code as text php [closed]

I have this code on my website: <textarea name="code" cols="20" rows="5"> <?php echo "Your IP is: ". $_SERVER["REMOTE_ADDR"]; ?> </textarea> I want it so that it shows the code ...
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how do i make my website accessible to the internet without a static ip and from a virtual machine?

I have windows 8 host and i have installed ubuntu 14.10 server as a virtual machine in vmware. i have installed LAMP server and i am trying to host a website from it. i have created a virtual host. my ...
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Which ports do I need to forward for my ubuntu server?

Just set up a Trusty Tahr Ubuntu server(14.04.1), and have the server's static internal IP address (I think -- I have no idea how to test that it has been done successfully) and now I'd like to be ...
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Disable public access to my apache2 server

I've just installed apache2 on my Ubuntu 14.04 My server is now accessible from anywhere if the right IP was provided. I want to disable that so that only users within my local network would be able ...
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Can I build on a shelf to store working copies of multiple websites

As a side business I design and build websites for small businesses. I want to have a server on a shelf in my office to act as a development server. It would have working copies of all my clients ...
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php application asking intl but already installed

My (Symfony) application currently crashs telling ("The Symfony\Component\Intl\Collator\Collator::__construct() method's argument $locale value 'fr' behavior is not implemented. Only the locale "...
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Make Linux and Windows share localhost (webserver) files and database

I'd like to have ubuntu and windows share my htdocs and mysql databases for local development. This isn't a web-facing site, just for personal development use. Is there a way to do this? Is this a ...
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Slow sudo and ssmtp (hosts file problem)

I'm running an Ubuntu Server 12.04.5 LTS and when I type sudo su it takes 30+ seconds to open the shell. Searching on internet, this problem seems related to the file /etc/hosts and /etc/hostname. ...
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PC visibility in local network

The thing is my pc with ubuntu installed is not visible in local network. I want to test web-app which is working on my pc (localhost:8000). From my phone destination is unreachable. Should i allow ...
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Errors in update checking script (cause: repositories not available)

I have a scripts that tests if updates on my 14.04 server are available, and send me a text message if that happens. The bash script begins with: IFS=';' read updates security_updates < <(/usr/...
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Enabling SSL breaks apache

I seem to be in the midst of a struggle between apache2 and ssl on my 12.04 VPS. Whenever I enable SSL on one of my virtual servers, apache fails to start. Upon examination of my virtual host's ...
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Cannot get bugzilla to work on Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS

I have Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS installed on my server computer. I've installed LAMP during installation process and phpmyadmin after that, which works without any problems. Then I've downloaded ...
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Diff between backups: see permissions, group and owner and sym link differences

Question Using only the command line, is it possible to tell if a rsync backup (on a NAS) and the original folder tree (on a web server) are exactly the same? I mean in terms of file sizes, ...
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Where does ISPConfig store its per-website SSL config files?

My ubuntu 12.04 webserver is dead. Unfortunately. But I have a non-working backup in the form of a .tar.gz archive (one for / and one for /var partitions). I have a new, 14.04 server with a clean ...
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How do you create an additional interpreter?

Short and sweet version: I figured breaking it down into steps would make it easier. I'm building a website I hate SQL. It makes no sense to me, for a programmer to have to learn an additional ...
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Is it possible to access an Ubuntu server on multiple networks?

I hope someone can help. I have Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS running in VirtualBox, running as a web server on my laptop. I take my laptop between home and work, so the network configurations are different....
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How to access vhosts on ubuntu server from withing local network

recently started building a home network out of ubuntu server and a few other computers . . now on one older one i have installed ubuntu server and can connect to it with the ip and either ssh . . ....
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MySQL (InnoDB) shutsdown same time every day

Ok so recently pushed a large update to my project onto my Ubuntu 14 server. Up until now it's been stable however since the push at exactly 00:36 GMT each day mysql is killed!! Not ideal as we need ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 web server not gathering data from mysql server

First of all: I am a beginner, and have only basic knowledge about linux and servers. Also, this question is kind of vague, but i hope you can help. I would be very thankful for all kinds of feedback ...
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monodevelop asp.net xsp4 change default address/port?

How to explain to monodevelop asp.net app to run xsp[4] server from other port than default 8080? Tried to change defaults in /etc/default/mono-xsp but that do not make difference to monodevelop ...
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New files not inheriting permissions

To start, Everytime I upload a file to my apache web server, the file is not useable by the server due to it's permissions being denied. As a developer this is very frustrating because I do not want ...
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how to install and configure Glassfish 4

How do I install Glassfish 4.x and run it on port 80? While it's easy enough to download Glassfish and unzip it, should it go in a particular directory? Which user should start and stop the server? ...
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cannot ping FQDN from outside LAN (Glassfish)

Current situation I have a LAN network with pc1 and pc2 Glassfish is installed on pc1 pc2 can browse to the ip address of pc1 I've set up a Fully Qualified Doman Name (FQDN) through noip.com The ...
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How to change the “Index of ..” template?

Hi is it possible to change this page its style, etc..? EDIT # 1 Nov With Lucio answer I got it working. I've set IndexStyleSheet to one specific location so it also will operate from the same ...
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Automatically run Pelican on system boot

I'm running Pelican on my server to generate static html pages for my website. I can log in to my server via SSH, navigate to the directory where the my site files are stored (source in markdown) ...
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Which IP addresses do I enter in /etc/network/interfaces?

I am trying to setup a webserver with Ubuntu 14.04 Server. I am struggling with the /etc/network/interfaces file. This is my setup. Router IP 192.168.1.254 Externel static IP 212.195.**.*5 (Blanked ...
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When accessing localhost I get a file browser rather than the “It works!”

I'm trying to deploy a set of html and php scripts which I've developed on another server, onto my laptop. I think I am pretty much at a default configuration setup, having never dealt with the /var/...
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Linux Web Server Dosen't always allow external connections

I have been having this problem with where it will allow external connections for about 30 minutes but then doesn't allow any? I have port forwarded and all that. I turned it on last night and I ...