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Questions tagged [server]

Questions related to Ubuntu Server, and server-related packages.

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Ubuntu Desktop VS Ubuntu Server

So really the difference between Ubuntu Desktop and Ubuntu Server is one minus servers and the latter minus a GUI, is that correct? So if I install Desktop, I could just remove the GUI and install a ...
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NFS Permissions get Reset as Non-Root User

NFS Question I'm trying to mount a network drive on a nearly fresh install of Ubuntu 18.04 Server, and I'm getting some puzzling behavior. I mount the drive as root, and list the permissions: # ...
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Ubuntu Server 18.04.1 Cannot Keep Static IP Address After Assigned

I am trying to assign a series of static IP addresses to my homelab server so that I can run a media service. I edited /etc/netplan/ with the following: 01-netcfg.yaml: network: version: 2 renderer:...
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apache not working httpd.service failed.in centos7 [on hold]

my server not working this result of this command "systemctl status httpd.service" httpd.service - Web server Apache Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/httpd.service; enabled; vendor ...
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This is more a question about benefits of NAS vs Server and what your opinion is [on hold]

For my work I need to use different software that run only under windows. I am unsure whether i should go with a NAS and install this software on the NAS (eg. synology) or consider Microsoft Server ...
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Opendmarc setup on Ubuntu 18.04.1

I have problems whit Opendmarc setup on Ubuntu 18.04.1. Every tutorial I tried gives Me permission problems, it won't even start Opendmarc log. I tried multiple tutorials and posts but best I can get ...
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Unable to find the package message when I try to install vestacp or webuzo control panel into a clean updated Ubuntu server 18.04

I'm setting a web server in a virtual machine using virtualbox. So I want to install a lamp stack with a control panel like vestacp or webuzo, the problem is that I'm getting the 'unable to find the ...
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Problems whit ClamAV not scanning incoming mail after dovecot's sieve plugins configuration

I have setup My own server at home (cloud, web host, mail on Ubuntu 18.04.1) and I have problems whit mail part. I have setup Postfix, Dovecot, Amavis-new whit Spamassassin and CalmAV. Last I added ...
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SSH only allowing 1 session a time

I can only connect 1 SSH session to my Ubuntu 16 server. Using different users isn't helping. Whenever I have an active SSH connection, attempting a new connection on another terminal tab gives me ...
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bind9 service fails to start citing permissions issues

I'm getting a fatal loading configuration: permission denied error when trying to start the bind9 service. root@dns:~# sudo service bind9 stop root@dns:~# sudo service bind9 start root@dns:~# sudo ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 minimal server has two ip addresses!

I'm seeing two different IP addresses on my Odroid XU4. I only noticed after I set up a Unifi controller on the box, but then tried to ssh into both of the addresses with success. I only want 192.168....
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Can not install some packages with apt [duplicate]

When trying to run an installation script for a LAMP server (vestacp.com), the installation aborts when installing software: cli output "apt-get install failed" The server is a fresh installation ...
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Is it possible to dual boot Ubuntu SERVER and Windows 10 home?

I have Windows 10 Home up already, and I want to dual boot Ubuntu Server 18.04 with it, but looking around there doesn't seem to be ANY tutorials to do this. I see there are plenty of Ubuntu Desktop ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 internal domain resolution failing

Still getting to grips with netplan, and I am having intermittent failures with internal host resolution. External hosts resolve fine. When I manually select the server it works. I think the internal ...
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File creation using an app on server initiated with SSH command running via bash script

I have an app on my server which creates log files when running. I have to run this application from my local machine using a script. So in my script I use SSH command to execute my app on the server. ...
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Modifying /etc/fstab makes the system boot up in emergency mode [duplicate]

I am mounting my user filesystem in a server I connect to through SSH as a remote filesystem in my local Ubuntu machine. For that I have been following the instructions in this tutorial. The first ...
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I'm getting errors after installing MSSQL in Ubuntu 16.04 Error: Microsoft ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server

sqlcmd -U SA -P admin@1234 -Q 'CREATE DATABASE abc' Sqlcmd: Error: Microsoft ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server : Can't open lib '/opt/microsoft/msodbcsql17/lib64/libmsodbcsql-17.2.so.0.1' : file not found....
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Have two passwords, one for login, one for sudo [duplicate]

I have a server which has a very simple password for which I want a complex password with 20 characters. I want a complex password for login but a simple password whenever I use sudo. Is that possible?...
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Can no longer access samba shared drive from win 7

I don't get it. My samba share drive installed on a 16.04 server used to be accessible through my Windows 7 machine but now, it won't see it. I had mapped the drive but now Windows say it doesn't see ...
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How can I assign a URL to my IP (server, 18.04)? [on hold]

I recently got Ubuntu Server 18.04 and I just got a basic HTTP server running through Python http.server, socket, and socketserver modules. Now I'm wondering how I can assign a URL to that IP and set ...
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I have an Ubuntu 18.04 server with NGINX,MYSQL website, I want to add Email

I setup my website on a Ubuntu 18.04 server with Nginx, MySQL and i already used let's encrypt for the ssl certificate. Now that my website is up and running. I'm wondering how i can add email to my ...
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My SQL ERROR 1064 (42000)

When I create a database on MySQL with this command : mysql> CREATE DATABASE analytics-domaine-com CHARACTER SET utf8mb4 COLLATE utf8mb4_unicode_ci; The following error message is displayed : ...
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Nextcloud on Ubuntu Server 18.04 - errors

I am trying to install Nextcloud on a relatively (1 week) fresh install of Ubuntu Server 18.04. When attempting to apt install the necessary dependencies, I get the following errors: tomas@homeserver:...
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Start a server using a shell script

Now, I need to start the server like this. $./server.start I have to this every time I start and logged into my machine. It would be so good if there is a script which does the same automatically ...
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How to create a user with a restricted shell

I know there are other questions like this and I already read some of them. But it didnt fix my problem. I want to create a user that has sftp access to his home directory only and is not allowed to ...
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Firefox not getting connected to Internet

Downloaded Firefox, downloaded Burp Suite. I also changed manually the proxy of firefox with address:hostname and port:8080. Now I also downloaded foxy-proxy an addon and under add new proxy i have ...
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Programmatically check unattended upgrades result

I have configured unattended-upgrades to run automatically on an Ubuntu Server 18.04. This is working as intended. How can I check the result of the last unattended-upgrades run through a bash script?...
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Disabling DNSStubListener causes VM cannot resolve domain names

My VM has been created starting from ubuntu-minimal 18.04 realtebo@192.168.1.224:~$ uname -a Linux pihole3.local 4.15.0-32-generic #35-Ubuntu SMP Fri Aug 10 17:58:07 UTC 2018 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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Help creating a Network Namespace to run a VPN

My intention is to setup a Network Namespace which will have a VPN running in it. I plan on having certain applications configured to start in that Namespace to be behind the VPN. Anything not ...
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PHP script not executing on Apache server. U-18.4 PHP 7.2 Localhost

My Apache is running and displays the Default Page. I can redirect a PHP file into php and the echo command displays properly. I've already researched previous versions of Ubuntu and can't find any ...
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Ubuntu Server and lack of default (text) web browser with Barracuda Web Login

Where I work we have a Barracuda web login that I log into my company internet via an intranet web browser. As Ubuntu Server (16.04) does not appear to have a browser I cannot use apt-get. ...
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How to entirely backup Ubuntu Server to another Ubuntu Server (broken disk sever 1, for example)

I have a little question for You. I manage a little dedicated server with Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS installed. I have searched a lot, but I don't found a solid and in first SIMPLE solution for backup ...
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shell request failed on channel 2

I have a ssh server which I used to connect to it via bitvise SSH client on windows. now I want to connect via my ubuntu command line to this server with this command : sudo ssh -oHostKeyAlgorithms=+...
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Problems with installing ranger and acctually any other package [duplicate]

Im trying to install the ranger filemanager: scorewinner@fegserver:~$ ranger Command 'ranger' not found, but can be installed with: sudo apt install ranger But when i try to install it with apt ...
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Problem with tar when using Systemd timer

I have an Ubuntu server 16.04 server machine with MS-SQLServer installed. I'm trying to create a scheduled backup for the databases on weekly basis on Thursday 16:00:00. The script for creating a ...
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Tomcat8 on Ubunt 16.04: Installing from package problem. Alternatives?

I'm trying to run Tomcat8 on Ubuntu 16.04. I installed the tomcat8, tomcat8-admin, and tomcat8-common packages. Running /usr/share/tomcat8/bin/catalina.sh configtest I get the same errors as ...
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Each time I try to get Software it doesn't locate package [duplicate]

On my ubuntu server 18.4 im using sudo apt-get install links2 and this loads and it says Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate ...
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How to set ftp to access all /var directories but nowhere else

I set up several websites on VPS with Ubuntu server. I use this guide. So I added 3 sites. they are in these directories I guess: sudo mkdir -p /var/www/html/spiele33.de Then I installed FTP and ...
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Boot Disk Full: Server boots and works fine however i cannot uprade or remove old kernels

Greetings and salutations Question: I'm new to Linux and want to clean up my first ubuntu server which currently hosting a wordpress website, however have encounter error as I didn't clean up as I ...
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How to permit access only a single folder and restrict other

need Solution, I need to give a permission to users to access only a specified folder and restrict access other all folder. Need to create like FTP. So I had created 3 users and one group (tensult),...
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MySQL Server not starting up, mysterious reason, need some more insight

I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 and I've installed this version of MySQL Community Server mysql Ver 14.14 Distrib 5.7.23, for Linux (x86_64) using EditLine wrapper When I try to run it using sudo service ...
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Old Raid1 working on new Ubuntu Server install?

I recently did a fresh install of Ubuntu Server 18.04 over my old 16.04 install. I had a Raid1 config in my old setup, which I administered through mdadm. It seems as if my Raid1 config is still ...
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curl (56) when TLS is enabled

I have 2 clients I'm using to fetch files from 2 different Servers using curl. The command I use is this (IP differs between the servers): curl -s -S --stderr err_log -k --user U:1 -o pkg.tgz --...
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After booting headless (no monitor) there's no video output when monitor attached

On an Ubuntu 16.04 server normally run headless (i.e., no monitor), there's no video output, no text at all, when a monitor is attached later. However if that Ubuntu server is booted with a monitor ...
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Different sources.list entries between 18.04 server and 18.04.1 server ISOs

I've built 2 fresh VMs of Ubuntu server. One is from the 18.04.1 ISO and the other is from an older 18.04 ISO. The issue I'm having is that 'apt get install ansible' doesn't work on the 18.04.1 VM ...
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ubuntu-minimal 18:04 how to login via ssh?

I am trying for the first time ubuntu-miniaml. I just did a setup, then I seen that sshd service is running. So i tried from another machine to login via ssh, using the standard user created from ...
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ubuntu 16.04 server restarting every 10 Minutes

I have a problem on a new intstalled ubuntu server. The machine is restarting every 10 Minutes, without warning. Does anyone know where this could come from? Can anyone tell me where I can get more ...
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Where should I put the Apache headers?

I have an 18.04 Ubuntu server with a Drupal 8 site that is certified by Let's Encrypt. # sudo certbot --apache -d mydomaine.com -d www.mydomaine.com --rsa-key-size 4096 # sudo nano /etc/apache2/...
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Slow transfer rates on ubuntu server

OS: Ubuntu 16.04 I have dedicated server with symmetric bandwidth of 100 Mbps. However, every server process I run tops out at 20 Mbps in either direction. I have tested this on 25 MB ~ 500 MB files ...
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Customised Ubuntu 16.04.1 server edition not booting through USB stick but original Ubuntu Iso image does

I want to create unattended Ubuntu installation for Ubuntu desktop 16.04.4 but I found that desktop version cannot be made unattended. Hence, I shifted to server release of ubuntu i.e. Ubuntu server ...