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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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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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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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Web server for a static site on Ubuntu Minimal server 14.04. What to choose?

I have a VPS working on a Ubuntu 14.04 Minimal Server and I need to install a web server for a static web-site on this VPS, no database, no scripts background and minimal traffic. As far a I can see ...
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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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Increase the Number of TCP Connections Allowed

For a Ubuntu 14.04 web server providing a web service via a TCP port, clients query the server at an interval. However when the server restarts, a huge number of connections hit the server at the same ...
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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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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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Multiple user webserver with apache and vsftpd

I am trying to setup a webserver with a multiple user environment. So I have all the websites inside my /var/www directory. But now I'm facing a problem with my ftp configuration. When a user logs ...
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Bind mounting for Site Storage Ubuntu and Plesk

I have Ubuntu 14.04 server installed and Plesk CP My system drive is too small to be 9f much use other than running the OS and software. So what I was thinking is I have another huge drive that id ...
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Upstart: wait for webping

I'm using upstart to start my server, but I would like the start process to wait for the localhost:port/webping to be available (200 OK) before considering the startup successful, so the automatic ...
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Install webserver on ubuntu desktop-problem when access external address

I have Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS (desktop) and I would like to install a web server and have my own wordpress website. So, I installed LAMP, then I checked whether Apache2 works (I typed on the browser ...
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can not find server options in Eclipse

OS Ubuntu 14.04 I've installed Eclipse Version: Luna Release (4.4.0). server: Tomcat7 When I navigate to: Window>>Preferences , there is no option for configuring Server. how can I get tomcat7 in ...
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HP Proliant DL 380 G4 and Open Stack

I have 2 old HP Proliant Servers (DL 380 G4) Will these machines run Open Stack? If so What is the most version of Open stack they will run? kind regards Adam ps I have been able to install Win7 x ...
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Apache 2 with Domain Server not found

i have a domain at nitrado.net and put the * and @ wildcard to a vservers ip. on the vserver is apache2 etc installed. it worked before 2-3 minutes but i had to reinstall apache2 and now, when i acces ...
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php5 behaving oddly

I have an ubuntu server 12.04 running php5. Some of the php scripts work and others fail. For example, I can write files and use case statements, print, and echo, use the date commands. but, i cant ...
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Remote control of C++ program in Ubuntu via HTTPS

I have an emulator program written in C++ running on Ubuntu 12.04. There are some settings and options needed for running the program. I need to query and control these options via HTTPS from a remote ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 server; permissions being reset

For some reason about once or twice everyday the permissions of my files in /var/www are changed from 755 to something else that forbids public viewing from the web broswer. I have no idea why web ...
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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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Which one is best web server for lua?

I am developing small gui using lua. So, i am searching lua supported opensource web servers in internet. I got three web servers and checked. Apache(heavy) Lighttpd Niginx but the above ...
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curl blocked at TMG firewall

I'm using TMG (Threat Management Gateway) firewall at my web server. When I try to use Curl from outside, the firewall blocked the connection. What rule/setting do I need to create at TMG to allow it. ...
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Codeigniter web app is not working with the linux but here on windows is fine

i have install wamp server on my windows and i set my application(codeigniter) there is working fine. but here on linux(ubuntu 14.04) other php application are just woking fine (i'm running my php ...