Questions tagged [vps]

A VPS or Virtual Private Server is a virtual machine hosted by a VPS provider and accessible only via the internet. It may also be called VDS or cloud server. The most common VPS types are OpenVZ, KVM, Xen and VMWare.

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So i follow the instuction on this post but my VPS doesn't want to boot anymore and i don't want to reinstall

so here's the article in question. Cannot install php5-fpm, Error: No Installation Candidate well, I'm using a ubuntu server VPS and accidentally did a chmod on my entire system files, on the root ...
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New TS3 server hosted on Ubuntu VPS - running, but failed to connect

I have set up a new server on Ubuntu 20.04 (64bit) VPS following this tutorial: https://www.hostinger.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-teamspeak-3-server/ Everything was right during the installation. The ...
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Is it safe tu turn off fstrim service because of possible data loss due to fstrim

So, on one of our servers (and we have 154), we saw this log entry: Feb 21 00:00:03 vps-442 fstrim[3162507]: /boot/efi: 97.8 MiB (102542848 bytes) trimmed on /dev/sda15 Feb 21 00:00:03 vps-442 fstrim[...
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Activating Vino From Command Line / VPS

I have signed up for VPS with tty root access. I would like to be able to access the desktop using VPN, but I'm having some trouble setting it up. What would be the best approach?
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Connecting to vpn via pptp-linux works for a while... then freezes

I've got an ubuntu linux VPS through AWS that I'm trying to connect to a company's VPN via PPTP. My authentication is successful , and the admin of the VPN confirms that I am connected, however I have ...
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xfs_growfs: / is not a mounted XFS filesystem

I have a Virtual Private Server and just upgraded the HDD space but am unable to extend my drive, at least I don't know how. root@localhost:~# xfs_growfs / xfs_growfs: / is not a mounted XFS ...
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Can't update my ubuntu kernel

after I updated my ubuntu to 18.0.4 (Welcome to Ubuntu 18.04.6 LTS (GNU/Linux 3.13.0-24-generic i686))。 and then I want to update my kernel but after I updated I am checking by typing uname -a I got ...
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New VPS - Permission denied (publickey)

I created an Oracle VM with Ubuntu, during which, I generated an ssh key pair, which I uploaded to Oracle. This key allows me to login to the default user, and everything works fine. I added however a ...
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Getting 'Unable to locate package docker-ce' in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS [duplicate]

So I'm fairly new to Docker and Ubuntu and I'm trying to create a mail server by following this tutorial in Youtube. But I'm unable to do so because I keep getting some errors. And I don't know what ...
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Export or convert files [ovf - mf - vmdk] to img

An exported VM of which I have 3 files. os.mf os.ovf os-disk1.vmdk I want to convert this to a * .img image
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How can I backup Linux Ubuntu 20.04 VPS to Google Drive or Windows?

I got myself a VPS and learning how to manage it myself. So you can say I'm a noob in this. So everything seems to be working perfectly but what I need right now is to backup my system to Google Drive ...
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ModuleNotFoundError error when running sudo systemctl status gunicorn

I'm trying to deploy a Django project on Ubuntu server. I'm folwing this guide. But I'm facing a problem when I run this command sudo systemctl status gunicorn, I get this error: ● gunicorn.service - ...
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Is the "linux-firmware" package actually required on a XEN VPS?

This package is half a gigabyte so I'd like to determine if it's truly needed. I'm having trouble understanding why it would actually be required on a VPS, and no other packages depend on it, however, ...
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Cannot Use Whole Disk after Disk Upgrade

I upgraded the disk size of my VPS from 20GB to 40GB. I cannot use this newly added 20GB. fdisk -l shows 40GB but du -h shows 20GB! root@ubuntu:~# df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% ...
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Permission denied error when installing searx on Ubuntu Server 21.04

I'm trying to install searx on my Ubuntu VPS but when I run ./utils/searx.sh according to the official documentation I get this error: ls: cannot access '/home/test/searx': Permission denied ERROR: ./...
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Connecting to the GUI (xorg Server) via SSH connection to an "Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS" V-Server machine from ionos.de

I got a server from Ionos.de with Ubuntu 20.02.2 LTS. The Ubuntu was already pre-installed. After the server was set up by the provider, I connected to the server using the console provided on the ...
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Extending root partition on /dev/vda with space on /dev/vdb

I have a VPS which has this drive structure: Is it possible to extend vda to take all space (375G) and remove vdb?
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sshd response "Exceeded MaxStartups" while connecting

We have a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) server that is open to world with ssh port 22. (I know that this is a bad idea, but fail2ban is running also on this server just for this reason.) Recently, the ...
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remote desk cannot connect to the remote computer error via XRDP using Ububtu 20.04vps

I am trying to access my vps ubuntu through remote desktop connection but its not working and gives error remote desk cannot connect to the remote computer with 3 option can anyone help me how it will ...
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Ubuntu: create a partition for Windows server

i recently tried to configure my VPS running with ubuntu 20.04 lts. The Provider gives me the possibility to intall windows server 2019 via iso-image. its all plug and play so thats cool but im not ...
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My server is 20.04.2 LTS but still on kernel 4.4.0-75 and can't boot into newer kernels

My server is a Xen VPS at a hosting company with limited support so I haven't had much success talking to them about this. When I set up the server the only image they had available was 16.04.02 LTS ...
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VPS System for Ubuntu?

I run a mid sized hosting service/computer rental shop. I'm looking into starting a VPS Provider Service. Is there a way for me to automate VPS provisioning on ubuntu server? (I.E. A multipass plugin)
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How to use SSH-Keys with VPS-Servers

The Portal where I use my VPS (Vionity), told me to use SSH-Keys, so I downloaded the pre-generated ones and now i am stuck cause I do not know how to install? these now and then how to ssh into the ...
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VDS provider blocking port that I need. How to forwarded over other VPS

I have an Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. I was surprised to get to know that the VDS provider blocking port that I must to have opened. There is no way for me to push them to open it. I have to organize that port ...
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Ubuntu Server VPS pauses randomly

I run a discord bot written in python that I recently moved to a VPS service. It ran great on my own local server until I moved it to the VPS. The script runs on python and over the last few months it ...
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OVH VPS Postfix can't receive external emails

I hope this is the right place where to ask for this kind of stuff, If not, please let me know. I'm pretty new to mail server in generals, I bought a VPS from OVH services for other needs and decided ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 server on VPS. How to make .iso backup

I have a VPS hosted on OVH. Fortunately on SBG3 so my VPS is finally online. I have made regularly backup of code and I have tutorial for reinstall everything. I'm questioning about a full-system ...
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phpmyadmin not found after install on VPS

Hello i installed phpmyadmin on ubuntu 20.04, i did all the updates, when i type on Google Chrome IP/phpmyadmin says Not Found The requested URL was not found on this server. Apache/2.4.41 (Ubuntu) ...
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XRDP exits emediately after login

I installed xrdp on vps based on this instruction XRDP exits emediately after loging in from windows 10. UBUNTU 20.04 display-manager: lightdm desktop: xubuntu-desktop xrdp-sesman.log: [20210225-20:43:...
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Ubuntu 20.04 VPS randomly restarting with Cron Job

I'm having problems with my VPS. It's randomly restarting, and according to the syslog, it's due to a cron job. I don't have any cron jobs running to reboot the server. It rebooted a bit over a week ...
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Tar error while installing cpanel on fresh Ubuntu VPS

I have a VPS based on ubuntu linux. Currently this is fresh server where we have installed LAMP but now I am trying to install Cpanel & WHM. For this, I am following below command: cd /home &&...
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Apache with more than one PHP version

I have Apache and PHP 7.4 installed on my Ubuntu 20 server on VPS. But I also need to have PHP 7.0 for one project which does not run on Php 7.4. Is this possible?
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Xubuntu doesn't ask me to create a new user on first boot (Ubuntu 20.04)

I've been trying for few days to install xubuntu which seems to works the best with rdp (less latency) Here is how I proceed: -Boot the vps -use "tasksel" command -select Xubuntu Desktop ...
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My VPS provider offers only Ubuntu 18.04 minimal, but I need standard -- is there an easy upgrade path?

My VPS provider offers various Ubuntu server versions, but only the minimal ones, which I found out when I wasn't able to proceed due to missing package "acl". The provider added it for me, ...
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How do I setup an IPv6 tunnel?

I have a ubuntu 20.04 VPS. I want to setup an IPv6 tunnel. So I went to tunnelbroker.net and created a new tunnel. However, it tells me to paste something into /etc/network/interfaces. When I looked ...
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VPS ubuntu ip connect and ip local are difference

I use putty to connect to VPS ubuntu, with IP: 23.XX.XX.45. But when I show IP on VPS : "hostname -I " IP: 10.x.x.8 I do not know , Why they are difference. link screen [1]: https://i.stack....
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Clean Ubuntu Installation from remote terminal on VPS

I have a VPS server which runs on Ubuntu (20.04 version) operating system. I'm experimenting with different things so I had to install and uninstall a lot of packages so, naturally, the OS is a mess. ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 VPS, install GUI

I have recently rented out a VPS, and installed Ubuntu 20.04.1 (x86_64-Minimal) on it. I installed SSH on it, and I'm accessing it from a Windows 10 machine using command line. However, I want to ...
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Pinging example.com results in PING example.com.com [closed]

I'm setting up an unmanaged VPS of mine. I have created two A records at my domain name registrar to point example.com to my ip, and www.example.com to my ip. My /etc/hostname has example.com in it. ...
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nginx is now 404 Not Found

I had nginx before, but now it's 404 on web. Maybe something restarting, but I don't know for sure. 404 Not Found nginx/1.18.0 (Ubuntu) I have searched for various errors nginx. sudo nginx -t is ok. /...
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Unable to install GUI on Ubuntu

I just bought a VPS and I have it in running using puTTY. Now I want to install GUI in Ubuntu but I am unable to do so. I have followed many tutorials but at the end they write “sudo reboot” in their ...
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How to hide folders from specific users on ubuntu 20.04 (LTS) using samba

Im using ubuntu 20.04 on a vps and im looking to use samba to simply hide folders from users who cant edit/open them. As far as i know, samba is used to share files to windows computers or other ...
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UFW Not Blocking Anything (and Not Using Docker)

System: Ubuntu 18.04 on VPS. UFW not doing anything. It's well activated, I've even reloaded the rules. For testing, I set the following rules: Status: active Logging: on (low) Default: deny (incoming)...
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Is it possible to save Ubuntu configuration?

I purchased a VPS (ubuntu 20.04) to deploy my Laravel project . After installing all dependencies : PHP(7.4) Mysql Java 8 Composer Npm ElasticSearch (...) My question is : Is it possible to create ...
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What would be the simplest way to move VPS server?

My hosting provider doesn't allow to make a backup. I need to move Ubuntu 16.04 LTS to another VPS. What would be the way to do that? Could not find any reliable information on this. I think that it'...
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Snapd won't install on Ubuntu 16.04 VPS

I can't get snap to work on an Ubuntu 16.04 vps. I get this output when trying to install: The following NEW packages will be installed: snapd 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 ...
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Deleting Swap File on VPS Server Using Ubuntu 18.04?

I followed the following guide to create a 1GB swap file on my 1GB RAM Ubuntu 18.04 VPS: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-add-swap-space-on-ubuntu-18-04 However after getting ...
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Mysql database server keeps going off

My Mysql database server keeps going off. I have to login to virtualmin/webmin to start it again. My server is a VPS 1 gig ram with Ubuntu installed. I have not installed any new software apart from ...
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How can I access Google Scholar in w3m through ssh?

I have a remote VPS and sometimes I want to browse Google Scholar on it in w3m through ssh. But Google Scholar says that they can't let you access it for security reasons(with a title "Sorry"). Can ...
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using Virtualmin migrate sites on DigitalOcean to new vps but always return 403 forbid

/etc/hosts 127.0.0.1 localhost # The following lines are desirable for IPv6 capable hosts ::1 ip6-localhost ip6-loopback fe00::0 ip6-localnet ff00::0 ip6-mcastprefix ff02::1 ip6-allnodes ff02:...
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