HTTP 500 Internal Server Error indicates that the web server could not complete processing of a request due to an internal misconfiguration or unrecoverable error.

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Nginx add_header for a 50* page

I'm currently trying to get nginx to add a header to the response when it is sending some kind of 50* error. I already have an add_header directive on the http block, and that gets respected for all ...
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How to diagnose a 500 Internal Server Error on IIS 7.5 when nothing is written to the event log?

I've just deployed an update to an existing ASP.NET MVC3 site (it was already configured) and I'm getting the IIS blue screen of death stating HTTP Error 500.0 - Internal Server Error The page ...
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nginx: how do I track down a random 500 from nginx (not my application). Potentially has something to do with load?

We recently had some 500's from nginx itself that somehow were not logged (we have screenshots, but nothing in the logs). That is weird in itself, because usually errors show up there. Regardless, I ...
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Apache httpd workers retry

I have an Apache httpd web server running mod_proxy and mod_proxy_balancer. The whole of /somedir is sent to 2 worker machines which service the requests using the round robin scheduler. Each worker ...
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PHP Woes - 500 Internal Server Error (brand new server)

Anyone ever seen these errors, or something like it? /usr/bin/php: error while loading shared libraries: libcom_err.so.2: failed to map segment from shared object: Cannot allocate memory [warn] UID ...
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Handler for (null) returned invalid result code 70007 / causing error 500?

I am getting these errors on some pages in my site (php/apache/linux/mysql vps) on intervals and can't seem to find any reproducible scenario : Handler for (null) returned invalid result code ...
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IIS6 + PHP + FastCGI 500 Errors - Where to start looking?

I've set up IIS6 with FastCGI to use php-cgi.exe. I have some php websites by external parties, that I'm trying to run in a test environment. One of the websites just plain gives me a FastCGI Error ...
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Apache 500 when proxying URLS with %20 via mod_proxy

We are receiving a 500 out of Apache while proxying calls to tomcat when there is an encoded space in the URL. We are migrating an application that ran fine on a J2EE container which had an older, ...
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nginx error page and internal directives not working as expected

I'd like to setup my nginx server to return a specific error page on HTTP 50x status codes, and I'd like this page to be unavailable by a direct request from users (e.g., http//mysite/internalerror). ...
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Subversion gives Error 500 until authenticating with a web browser

We used to use Collabnet SVN/Apache combo on a Windows server with LDAP authentication, and whilst the performance wasn't brilliant it used to work perfectly. After switching to a fresh Ubuntu 10 ...
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500 - Internal server error NOT appearing in error.log (or access.log)

I'm trying to track down a bug or mis-configuration on our new Debian web server running a PHP/MySQL driven website with apache. I won't bug you with the gory details here but just want to ask: Did ...
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Forward Apache 500 status to 404

Short version: We'd like Apache to catch when a 500 status is given and return something like 404 instead. Is there a way to do this? Longer version: These servers are running applications that ...
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LAMP: Custom 500 error page - is it actually possible?

As the Question title suggests, I want to setup a custom 500 error. In fact, I want to use a .php file for the error, and ideally send a 503 response (SE Reasons). The problem is that the only way I ...
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How do I trouble shoot an Apache 500 Internal Server Error? (restart, status, tail… then what?)

Here's what I've done so far [username@VMname /]$ sudo /etc/init.d/httpd restart [username@VMname /]$ sudo /etc/init.d/httpd restart Stopping httpd: [ OK ...
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What is the difference between TRIGGER_STATUS and FINAL_STATUS for HTTP request status codes in IIS 7.5?

I'm looking at a server running IIS 7.5 that is throwing generic HTTP 500s for some requests, with no further error reporting or substatus code evident anywhere. So I enabled Failed Request Tracing ...
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CGI Died, error log

I've been getting some 500 internal server errors on my website every so often, so I had a look at the error log. I am using lighttpd with Kloxo (lxadmin) installed. I have xcache enabled. ...
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IIS7 IE9 PHP Errors Hidden - Error 500 - How to show detailed PHP errors?

I scrutinized every single article that there is on the web for this one but NO JOY! I am getting the infamous error 500 after that I have installed internet explorer 9. Here is a detailed step of ...
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FastCGI Error when installing PHP on IIS7.5

I'm trying to install MediaWiki on a Win2008r2 server, but can't manage to install PHP. Here's what I did: Grabbed a Zip archive of PHP and unzipped it into C:\PHP. Created two subdirs: ...
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Continuing permissions issues - ASP.net, IIS 7, Server 2008 - 0x80070005 (http 500.19) error

I created an ASP.net MVC developed web application and I am trying to set up IIS. The Error: Http error 500.19, error code 0x80070005, Cannot read configuration file due to insufficient permissions, ...
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IIS 8.5 - getting error when returning static 404 file

IIS8.5 > Sites > mysite > Error Pages > 404 Select "Insert content from static file into the error response". Uncheck "Try to return the error file in the client language". Enter path to ...
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Almost empty .htaccess file causing 500 error response

I created a test directory called "rewrite" and put a .htaccess file inside with a rewrite rule. When I go to that URL through my browser I get a 500 Internal Server Error. So I thought it was my ...
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.htaccess time on godaddy

I'm trying to run a cakephp application on a godaddy linux account. The problem is that i get the error 500. I've read on cakephp discussion group that i have to edit the .htaccess file. 1) How much ...
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http 500 error on first visit only

The first time I visit a site I get a 500 - Internal server error. When I hit reload the site works just fine and will continue to work. If I open a different browser or close and reopen the current ...
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Receiving 500 internal server error installing WordPress on IIS 7 at GoDaddy

I have a virtual shared hosting plan on GoDaddy. I am trying to setup WordPress on it. However, whenever I run /wp-admin/install.php I receive an internal 500 error. What would cause this? I'm ...
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Running a defect php file cause error 500

When I address a PHP file, I always get an error 500. I've looked up the logs of my Apache server, and this displays that some includes etc. in the PHP file address files which don't exist on the ...
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Directadmin 500 internal error after unzipping joomla to new user with same domain

I've move the public_html of a Joomla site from olduser to newuser. I've also moved the domain joomlasite.com from olduser to newuser; but when I go to joomlasite.com to visit it with the ownership of ...
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Apache out of memory on

I have a VPS with 768 MB RAM and a 1.13 GHZ processor. I run a php/mysql dating site and the performance is excellent and server load is generally very low. Sometimes I place ads on Facebook and at ...
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http internal server error 500

complete n00b to servers and their errors. Running a site on a windows 2008 server with IIS7 and I've gotten the internal server error 500 when I try to visit the site. It was working up until very ...
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Wordpress full size image error 500 on IIS 7.5

I'm using wordpress on my Win Server 2008 R2. When I try to view an uploaded image, I get error 500. All the small preview images work. Working: /wp-content/uploads/2010/09/image-60x60.jpg ...
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Generic HTTP 500 Error Message On Hosted Sites (like GoDaddy)

I decided to post this because I battled to find out how to do it and couldnt see anything on Stackoverflow about it. Often when you host with a provider like GoDaddy, they have "Custom Error ...
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Diagnose error 500 from the client side

Is there any way to diagnose an Error 500 from the client side? I'm getting an error 500 on a folder on our server. It's running PrestaShop and was working fine up until a few minutes ago. I've ...
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Reading IIS error logs - status and substatus

While trying to troubleshoot an IIS error I came upon a guide that discussed the error code in the IIS log. The 4 server logs you NEED to know to fix any IIS / ASP.NET error The post uses the ...
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IIS 8.0 500.19 error on only the first request

I am running IIS 8.0 locally on my machine for testing purposes. I have installed PHP through the web platform installer and everything is working correctly. The only issue I'm running into is the ...
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Error 500 on first request for file

I'm running IIS 7 and when I'm trying to download a file from a public folder the server returns Error 500. However, this only happens on the first request and if I try again the download proceed as ...
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PHP displays blank white page even with all error reporting enabled

I am trying to debug a broken page in a Drupal application and am having a hard time getting PHP to spit anything useful out. I have the following set: error_reporting = E_ALL display_errors = On ...
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FCGI scripts failing to run on VPS using CentOS 5.5 & Apache, prevents Trac running

Attempting to install Trac on my VPS has been a nightmare. I'm fairly certain that I've got all the necessary files and the system will run if I use the standalone server. However trying to get it set ...
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IIS 7.5 / Windows 7: Error 500.19, error code 0x800700b7 [closed]

I have been trying to resolve this issue. I am using Windows 7 and VS2008 +iis7.5. My project is stuck because of this error. The error says: Error Summary HTTP Error 500.19 - Internal Server Error ...
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IIS 7.5 error 500 in fastcgi module after upgrading wordpress to 3.0.2

I am running multiple wordpress blogs on the following setup: Server 2008 R2; IIS 7.5; PHP 5.3.3; MySQL 5.0.7; I upgraded my wordpress install from 2.9.2 to 3.0.2 (on 2 different sites) today and ...
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Apache 2 on Ubuntu returning 500 with no known cause?

NOTE: This question has been resolved! Please see below for the solution in my case if you are having a similar issue! Background: This is a PHP/MySQL based, database driven application that makes ...
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How to work around a 'Request timed out' response?

I am in India On ocassion I navigate to the portal of companies I'm affiliated to; these in the US, & Canada As of today afternoon, I'm unable to navigate to the portal of some companies ... ...
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asp classic on IIS7 error 500 + 8002801d

I have a Win 2008 Server running IIS7. There are a few old ASP sites that still need to live on this box. I enabled ASP and the sites where running fine until yesterday. Now when the ASP site goes to ...
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Win2008/IIS7/fx2.0 - 500.19 error

I installed new boxes at the beginning of the week. 1) Web Server on Win2008 x64, IIS 7 + all updates 2) DB Server on Win2008 x64, SQL 2008 Ent + all updates I configured my websites, set up host ...
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Nginx+Passenger: 502 Bad Gateway from Nginx when passing urlencoded URLs in GET vars

Here's an example of the URLs that don't work: http://domain/do?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.linkedin.com%2Fin%2Fperson http://domain/do?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.linkedin.com%2F However, the following URL does ...
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wrong directory 'cannot change the directory'

I am working on mysql cluster. I am following the mysql manual. But when I arrive at this step ndb_mgmd -f /var/lib/mysql-cluster/config.ini` ndbd I have this error: [ndbd] WARNING -- ...
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http error 500 installing apachesolr for drupal 7

I followed tutorial for installing Apachesolr in Drupal 7. Though the tutorial shows "apachesolr 3.4", I downloaded the latest version of it i.e; "apachesolr 4.6.0". I got stuck in middle of tutorial ...
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mod_wsgi ImportError with a flask app

I'm trying to deploy a Flask app using apache and mod_wsgi. I've been following the directions here. The simple hello-world example that is on that site works perfectly. When I try to substitute my ...
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500 Internal Server Error after database import in phpMyAdmin (Apache on CentOS 6.4 x64)

We've got a server with Digital Ocean, LAMP stack on a CentOS 6.4 x64. This morning, I've attempted to import a database in phpMyAdmin and it kind of crashed by not reloading properly on completion ...
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trac: “Internal server error (500)” with mod_fcgid and mod_suexec

I try to setup Trac on a shared server with shell access, SW is Trac 1.0.1, Python 2.6.6, Apache 2.2.15 with mod_fcgid and mod_suexec. I've set it up following the instructions from the wiki of my ...
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Detailed Errors not working for WCF Service in IIS

If I were to change the web.config file to have errors in it, I only see the standard 500 - Internal Server Page. Despite setting the Error Pages mode to Detailed, I can't see a detailed error ...
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500 Error when logging into subdomain using codeigniter

I have a website that has been setup and working fine for ages. It's built using Code Igniter. It's run using .htaccess files to restrict access and hide urls. All fine. Until a couple of days ago ...