For questions related to either creating web pages and websites using applications installed on Ubuntu or related to utilizing websites with browsers and other utilities installed in an Ubuntu environment.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
14 views

'Request Time Out Error: Website not accessible' while browsing internet

Sometimes websites not accessible in Ubuntu 14.04. Many times I get an error like this 'Request Timeout' The server timed out while waiting for browser request. This occurs frequently in Ubuntu ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Could I have gotten a virus from this?

So I was browsing a thread in 4chan that had dirty pictures. Yeah haha pervy whatever. There was a link to a page that the user said I could use to download a dirty video. I didn't think it was ...
0
votes
2answers
50 views

Which port do I need to open so that others can connect to my “www” folder?

I want to follow this solution, but... I specifically want to let others access a site on a LAN that would be stored in the default "/var/www/html" system folder AKA 127.0.0.1 So I guess I just need ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Regarding TTFB and CPU utilization relation

I have quick question regarding TTFB and CPU utilization time in waterfall chart. Is there any way to reduce TTFB in front end side? And would CPU utilization will affect rendering or any performance ...
17
votes
4answers
66k views

How can I watch the current connections on my Apache webserver?

I am hosting quite a lot of virtual hosts using Apache in a basic LAMP set up with the help of Webmin/Virtualmin. I am looking for a top-like tool in which I can monitor current connections. The ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Only Google sites loading in Firefox browser

When I open my browser (Firefox) under Ubuntu 12.04, I can only open Google sites like Gmail and Google search page. But when I click on a link after I type a search word, the page will not load.
0
votes
2answers
125 views

How do I block & unblock websites in Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS desktop edition. In that, I need to block the sites like torrents and Facebook, YouTube etc. Can you please help me to block and unblock the sites. If it is possible to do ...
2
votes
3answers
9k views

Download Streaming Video

I want to download any streaming video from websites.I already know that there are add-ons in firefox for youtube streaming video download.Please tell me how to download any streaming video from news ...
10
votes
4answers
31k views

How to create website shortcuts on the desktop / in a folder using Chrome?

Help with something really basic, which I am unable to figure out. In Windows creating a shortcut (link) for a website is as easy as dragging-and-dropping the favicon/address bar to the desktop or a ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

How Can i fix these Errors to install vichan

I need some help Installing an Image board but i have a few problems installing it. See what i did was i "git" the image board files onto my home directory and copied the files over to /var/www/html/ ...
6
votes
3answers
2k views

Is there database of Linux compatible hardware?

I want to know if there is a centralised community site where all Hardware is listed in terms of compatability with Linux. Something like AppDB for Wine.
0
votes
1answer
14 views

How to copy multiple urls hidden under texts, by selection in webpages?

I would like to copy urls in a webpage, which are hidden under some texts. For example the urls under the titles in the table of contents in http://download.racket-lang.org/releases/6.4/doc/guide/. ...
-2
votes
2answers
31 views

how to block a site [closed]

just saw sparkmoods answer to this question: How to block any site? but he didn't provide enough information for me to act on his answer. I'm not sure where /etc/hosts is.
0
votes
1answer
26 views

website goes to a different ip address

I am maintaining a website, pcc.edu.ph , I can't seem to access it since yesterday and I tried to ping the website, it pings back but gives me a different IP not the IP provided by my DNS. I checked ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Setting up the website domain

I am trying to set up my server domain and after adding the virtual host in the configuration file, double checking the nameserver input, A record and CNAME record. I still cannot connect to my site ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

Unable to Edit/Create Pages at help.ubuntu.com

I'm not sure if this is the best place for this, but I couldn't find a feasible way to contact anyone on the other site. I followed a lovely how-to yesterday at ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Launcher - website

Can I put a website into the launcher? There are some web pages that I use usually (daily) and I would like it to be more convenient to open them.
0
votes
1answer
79 views

How to Filter Websites on Local Computer?

I want to filter websites on my local ubuntu Desktop 14.04. I don't have a dedicated server to configure dansguardian on with two NICs just one desktop. I tried flowing some tutorials with ...
7
votes
1answer
41k views

setting up subdomain on ubuntu server

I have a server at mysite.no-ip.org. Everything is working fine and I have a blog and owncloud that I access writing mysite.no-ip.org/blog and mysite.no-ip.org/owncloud. Now, I want to create ...
0
votes
1answer
171 views

Error Web page not available

I am using Ubuntu 14.10 and always getting the error web page not available when I try to access certain web pages like http://www.edx.org, http://www.coursera.org and many more on chrome and mozilla. ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Webpages not loading on one device but loads on another. How to fix this?

As it happens: none of the stackexchange sites open on my laptop, but they work fine on my tablet. I have tried the following: Cleared all cache cookies browser data. Didn't work. Used another ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

External connections to website are blocked

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu server and am just trying to host a website on port 9999. My router is correctly forwarding the port to the hosting machine and I have set ufw to allow TCP on port ...
-3
votes
2answers
447 views

I visited a hacked website! Should I be worried? What should I do now?

I am concerned about the security when I run Ubuntu without an anti-virus and visit a hacked website. I feel that this question then should be asked here and not anywhere else. I can't seem to ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

using ubuntu to create a wifi hotspot but android can't access some websites

question: I create a wifi hotspot on my PC and my android can connect,but can't access some websites . I don't know why.
0
votes
5answers
420 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
82 views

Convert whole Website in book or pdf format

Is there any way that I can download whole website content in book/pdf or any printable format. This is the website which I want to convert to pdf ...
1
vote
2answers
183 views

bulk image download from piwigo based web gallery

I'd wish to download original sized images from this website, built upon piwigo CM http://mermaid.pink/ Single image download is allowed, but that would take ages Could you suggest me a software, ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

Error when fetch timing using sitespeed.io and firefox

I´m working with sitespeed.io to know the performance of my websites. I run this command for example $ sitespeed.io -u http://sitespeed.io -b firefox the collecting metric is going well, but i face a ...
1
vote
1answer
174 views

Firefox: ogv and webm video format dont fire

I have problem with ogv and webm video format in my firefox - dont work. Do you have any suggestion why ? In chrome all works nice and smoth. On windows all works fine.
1
vote
1answer
156 views

Block social media websites

Several apps have been designed to help people stay away from distracting websites. However, none of the ones I've identified meets my specific needs, which are to block the websites I choose on all ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

would a DNS server help users find my web inside LAN [duplicate]

I have a linux box that works as a server and connects only to a LAN network, with the rest of its clients. If I type the IP address of the linux comp on any client's browser I land on this ...
-1
votes
2answers
261 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
112 views

Can not sign in in to a website (namely mendeley) on 14.04 32 bit

I do not manage to sign in to my mendeley account. If I go to https://mendeley.com the pages loads (although a bit slow). Once I click sign-in however it loads and loads until the browser tells me ...
0
votes
0answers
109 views

Cannot access internet via proxy after installing XDM

I recently installed Xtream Download Manager on Ubuntu 14.04. After that I am unable to access to internet via our university proxy server. But in /etc/environment, /etc/apt/apt.conf, and env my proxy ...
0
votes
1answer
120 views

Firefox and chrome is not working on a website

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit. I found a website where I can learn German language, but unfortunately the page is not working. I tried Firefox and Chrome both of them, I disabled addblock, but ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

What is the difference in using mozilla to acess a web service or using the installed service's app?

Everytime I enter facebook or youtube, for exemple, they ask if I wanna install the app. Is there any bonus doing so? It's mobile like where the apps fry your battery doing background things? Is it ...
0
votes
2answers
187 views

Navigate the web with the terminal

I'm trying to learn how to use the terminal, and I want to try sending and receiving data from a common website like Amazon or Google. I want the terminal to enter a string into a website's search ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

Internet speeduys

we are using 4 ubuntu machines with 20 Mbps internet speed were the browsing speed is very low we used to wait for a long time to buffer a video.Is there any solution for this need very much needed.
0
votes
1answer
65 views

Download stuff under URL path

Suppose I have certain pages, e.g. www.abc.def/ghi/a.html; how can I download all the pages under www.abc.def/ghi using httrack? (i.e. www.abc.def/ghi/a.html, www.abc.def/ghi/b, ...)? Right now, I'm ...
-2
votes
1answer
51 views

How to install ATI graphics card drivers? [duplicate]

AMD 's website is not opening.So how shall I install my ATI graphics card driver?
1
vote
2answers
299 views

Download all pages under <domain-name>/*

Suppose I have a certain pages, e.g. www.abc.def/ghi/a.html, is there any command option to download all the pages under www.abc.def./ghi (i.e. www.abc.def/ghi/a.html, www.abc.def/ghi/b.html, ...)? ...
1
vote
0answers
126 views

Can't access into any .wordpress.com websites

Few days ago I've taken broadband connection. I set up the DSL cable connection from network manager and using the username and password I could perfectly connect to the internet. But I found that I ...
1
vote
0answers
103 views

Chrome refusing to reconnect to open website after changing network connection type

Using Google Chrome 40 on Xubuntu 14.10, I sometimes switch my network connection from wireless to ethernet (or vice versa) while I have some tabs with websites open. After this, I cannot seem to ...
0
votes
2answers
140 views

Acess http://www.etymonline.com/ from terminal? [closed]

I haven't found some software to look up etymology of an English word from terminal yet. If no available software doing that, how is it like to write a program connecting to www.etymonline.com/, ...
1
vote
3answers
189 views

How to use the latest version of flash on Ubuntu?

We have all read about Adobe's decision to not care about linux users. I have several video websites (things like tf1.fr and m6replay.fr that require an updated version of flash. I guess this is so ...
0
votes
2answers
74 views

Listing certain contents from a site in the terminal

This was one of the 12 problems in my practical exam today . For the first part of the task, we were supposed to list the contents of the first page from http://slashdot.org . I used lynx for this ...
0
votes
2answers
7k views

What Steps are need to host a Website on Ubuntu using Apache2?

I successfully run one website on apache2 using a tutorial. My second website, I can't reach locally, and I don't know why. Here are the steps I follow : copy my website to folder /data/mywebsite ...
2
votes
0answers
310 views

How to setup Ubuntu server web development environment from 0

I had been searching for a good and complete tutorial for How to setup Ubuntu server web development environment from 0 with GIT. Is there any tutorial that you can give me? Thank you
0
votes
1answer
285 views

Not able to open one particular site

I am not able to open github. I can access to all other sites but not this one. I got to know that its only I cannot open this as the site is working fine on my friends laptop on other networks. What ...
0
votes
2answers
140 views

When I try to acess my websitefolder in Ubuntu Im getting a blank page

I recently installed Ubuntu and I'm a php developer. And I'm trying to use Ubuntu for this purpose. I already installed mysql-server and phpmyadmin and I can already access the localhost. And also ...