Web server can refer to either the hardware (the computer) or the software (the computer application) that helps to deliver content that can be accessed through the Internet.

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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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How to FTP transfer files to /var/www?

I'm new to linux and I've set up a web server with Ubuntu Desktop edition so I can practice with the GUI a bit before transitioning to Ubuntu Server. I've already set up a LAMP stack as well as FTP. ...
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Help needed to fix security issues discovered using Nikto on Ubuntu server 12.10

What can be done to mitigate theses security issues found by Nikto on all our Ubuntu servers version 12.10? OSVDB-2799: /cgi-915/dose.pl?daily&somefile.txt&|ls|: DailyDose 1.1 is vulnerable ...
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Lag spikes on my website

I have a heavy traffic site that gets about +200 concurrent users and receives 4k+ uniques daily. My site seems to load slow for a few minutes and then fast for a few minutes and the pattern continues ...
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Creating physical folders and FTP account with bindings in Apache2

Our client wants 2 subdomains creating: mobile.website.co.uk 5thbirthday.website.co.uk I did this on the DNS server pointing them to the IP where the website was hosted. I then SSH into the Linux ...
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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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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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Why is UFW blocking outgoing connections?

UFW is blocking some outgoing connections on my server, such as Akismet, the spam killing plugin for my Wordpress site. According to Akismet's firewall info I need to allow contact with four IPs. My ...
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Why rewrite directive causes “301 Moved Permanently” with Nginx?

Below is a much simplified version of what I have in the configuration file of a server run by Nginx 1.2.5, yet it causes 301 Moved Permanently with Location: http://example.com/phpmyadmin/ before ...
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ubuntu hang out with this message :blocked for more than 120 seconds

I'm running a virtualMachine on ESXi -- Ubuntu as a webserver -- (apache2 with nginx as his proxy, php, mysql) and services keeps hanging/freezing causing the whole server to be unresponsive. It's not ...
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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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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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Load issue with no I/O or CPU usage

I have a high traffic web server (1500 to 2000 users on average at any given second) which has been running for months with no issues. This morning at 4 A.M. the load jumped from a 6.4 to 391 - 450. ...
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How to create a shell account and restrict users to their home folder

I was wondering how in Ubuntu Server 13.04, how to limit a user to be able to only access their home folder and NOTHING else on the server. Thanks, Stephen
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ffserver troubleshooting. streaming video from ubuntu server

I have a raring ring-tail server, which I want to stream video from an attached USB webcam. I have followed this guide to install ffmpeg, ffserver, and numerous codecs. ...
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How would I see a list of current packages and compare them to the ones being upgraded?

I'm running 12.10 on a server and I have a list of packages that need to be upgraded. However I can run the command sudo aptitude to see what they are and what their about which is fine. My question ...
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Unable to SFTP/FTP to my Ubuntu LAMP/WEB Server

earlier today , I installed Ubuntu 12.04 server on my Linode Xen VPS and set up a LAMP and a web server , I can SSH to the server fine , but Unable to SFTP/FTP to it , i've tried the option " Connect ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Webserver now only available on localhost not other Lan machines

I have a development server set up, a LAMP stack installed on Ubuntu desktop. Until a few days ago I could access my sites fine by IP on a LAN computer. This morning when I booted up the server, no ...
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Where to find my ESSID while using Windows 8

I am currently doing a fresh install of Ubuntu Server on my laptop for testing purposes. It has reached one of the first steps in the installation and its attempt to automatically configure the ...
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monodevelop ASP.Net Development

I installed xsp 2.0 server and couldn't find the xsp 4.0 server after changing the application build setting's target frame work from Mono / .NET 4.0 to Mono / .NET 2.0 . its still cannot run my ...
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After update, my system language changed to English 12.10

I updated my computer just now and inexplicably the language changed from Arabic to English. I can't figure out why, and the /etc/default/locale file has Arabic listed. Whenever I try to open the ...
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Cannot access website on network

I set up a website in /var/www in a folder called bridges on this ubuntu machine at 127.0.0.1/bridges just fine. It is a Wordpress site. When I try to view it over the network it cannot see it. ex ...
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How to add folder creation permission to a user 'www-data'

I want to create folders like /var/www/myproject/image/DYNAMIC_FOLDER using server side scripting language PHP, so I edited /etc/sudoers and added the following line: www-data ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD : ...
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Migrate spanned volume and File, Web, Application services/roles to Ubuntu Server

Ubuntu Community, I have a small office/business, well, group of friends really. One day we might actually start making money. I'm an MCITP Network Admin so please forgive me if I'm speaking ...
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Web root permissions: Allow a group to edit and forbid others to see the files

I am setting up Apache hosting multiple sub-domains with different developers. There is a folder for each sub-domain, and I want to have a group that is able to write and edit these files (developer ...
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Unable to connect to solr under jetty

I have installed solr with jetty by follwing sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gasol-wu/oneiric sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install solr-jetty from : How do I install solr-jetty 3.4.0? I am able to ...
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Cannot display test site for php

I installed Lampp from this: sudo apt-get install apache2 php5-mysql libapache2-mod-php5 mysql-server phpmyadmin php5-curl Server Apache work but I have problem with display test.php in browser. My ...
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Webserver does not show folders in /var/www (Ubuntu Server 12.04)

I got a webserver running on my machine. When I connect to the local adress (or the online IP) I could see the standard Hi this works file. So I got a few projects on my older machine I put in the ...
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Temporary web server?

I am a web developer and sometimes find the need to be able to access my local Apache web server instance on Ubuntu 12.04 from another device such as a phone or tablet in order to test it. ...