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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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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On renaming supertest.HTML to supertest.php generates 500 Error

On Kittara.com/Supertest.PHP I have a basic HTML page (The home page is simply an image). But I planned on putting PHP in it so I renamed it to .PHP On doing so it causes a 500 Internal Server error. ...
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CGI Died, error log [closed]

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. 2011-04-...
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Where is Error Log in lighttpd?

I'm new to lighttpd, I just switched from Apache. How can I find the error log by SSH ? I've been getting some 500 Internal Server errors I want to troubleshoot.
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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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Keep getting 500 Internal Server Error when using Passenger

Every time I restart my server, which is a MediaTemple VPS, our Redmine installation, which is powered by Passenger through Apache, starts giving out 500 Internal Server Errors. It usually starts ...
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Jenkins server returns 500 error

Having just installed jenkins on a debian 64bits lenny distro I started the server but when I connect to it I get the error: Status Code: 500 Exception: The error below occurred during context ...
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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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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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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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.ashx cannot find type error on IIS7 , no problems on webdev server

I am trying to make AspNetComet.zip work on IIS7 (a simple comet chat implementation) Here is a portion of my web.config. <system.web> <httpHandlers> <add verb="POST" path=...
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500 Internal Server Error with PHP application

I have written a PHP application using Windows and XAMPP. I've been trying to run it on Ubuntu 10.10 with Lighttpd 1.4.26. Parts of the application work fine, but whenever I try to log in, I get a 500 ...
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PHPMyAdmin 500 Internal Server Error

My home PHPMyAdmin was working fine a day or two ago. Now it's giving me a generic 500 Internal Server Error and suggesting I look at my server logs. The Apache log contains these error messages: [...
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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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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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Internal Server 500 Error

I'm having a problem with a particular port on my web server. It's Windows 2008 and running IIS7. When I try to navigate to this particular port, I get an Internal Server Error - 500. I've ...
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php script 500 error

I have a php sript with a simple mysql SELECT query which fetches more than 1000 rows from the database... It gives a 500 internal server error many times when I have a large number of rows to fetch.....
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IIS7 Error 500 - Out of Ideas

I'm getting a 500.19 error in IIS7 for a site I've set up locally. I've given IIS_IUSRS and even Everyone full control on the directory and reinstalled ASP.NET in IIS. I can't request any files - ...
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Internal server error, what is blocking an htaccess file allowing to index dirs

First time writing an .htaccess, so... I try to allow indexing of a dir and later one adding a password for the specific dir. I herefor am writing an .htaccess file. The server I'm working on denies ...
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socket() failed: No buffer space available while connecting to upstream

On my ubuntu 10.04 VPS, I get a regular 500 error on nginx (0.7.??)+ fcgi web server running a durpal site and when I trace the nginx error log I see plenty of these: socket() failed: No buffer ...
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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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Has anyone seen an HTTP 500 error when HTTPS traffic going through Pound Proxy forwards to an HTTP page?

We have Varnish as our load balancer and reverse proxy cache for normal HTTP traffic. For HTTPS traffic, we use Pound proxy to unwrap the SSL and forward to Varnish, which then forwards to the back-...
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500 Internal Server Error?

Getting a 500 error, probably caused by an error in my PHP script. For some reason when I have an error it doesn't output it, it just sends me a 500 error. How can I change that?
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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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When I get 500 Internal Server Errors for Python scripts, where can I find the log file

Sorry for the newb question, I just got a VPS and I've installed Python and moved my site over. Everything works, but when I try to run scripts (in /cgi-bin/ ) I get 500 Internal Server Error. Where ...
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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: c:\PHP\...
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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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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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Accessing Site with a WWW prefix results in a 500 internal server error!

I have migrated to a new server and when ever I try to use my site with the www prefix I get a 500 internal server error. This use to work on my previous host just fine. Here is a snippet of the ...
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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 /wp-...
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Getting intermittent HTTP 500 errors on Windows Tomcat 5.5. What logs to check?

I'm running an IVR application on Windows Tomcat 5.5, and I'm getting occasional HTTP 500 errors. For example, I'll make the same POST request 20 times, and get 20 correct results. The 21st time, ...
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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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Server error 500: Undefinable problem with my Zend Framework based site

Lately I had to reinstall my development site on my ubuntu machine since my system crashed after an os update. 4 days later my site is still not running as it should. Whenever i do an action which ...
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Win Server 2008 IIS7: Copy/Paste Directory + “Add Web Site” = 500 Error

I have windows server 2008 with IIS7. I was having problems getting a new website to work in today...I've been troublshooting for about 2 hours now and haven't come up with anything. Heres what is ...
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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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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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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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Having trouble searching for a ‘.’ using htaccess

I'm setting up a website that (ideally) would allow users to access other users' homepages with a url in the format "www.mysite.com/ThisLanham" where 'ThisLanham' is the username. The username begins ...
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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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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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Randomly getting a 500 error on my website

I am randomly getting a 500 error on my websites, all of which are hosted on a shared server. It won't happen all the time, just randomly when I will refresh the page I will get a 500 error. It ...
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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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2010 cgi script failure

I hope you can help, I'm just a beginner! I have listed a few extra details which may not be relevant. I upload cgi scripts onto local/personal directory on a Apache/2.2.10 server, using FTP95Pro in ...
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Redirect 301 fails with a path as destination

I'm using a large number of Redirect 301's which are suddenly failing on a new webserver. We're in pre-production tests on the new webserver, prior to migrating the sites, but some sites are failing ...
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Balancing between load and site stability (500 errors) with max-procs in lighttpd

I have a rather large dynamic site running off a single lighttpd powered box (1.3 million page views per day). But Im frequently getting random 500 errors on the site, which sometimes go away within ...
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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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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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Why do I get HTTP 500 errors trying to serve PHP content out of an IIS 6 virtual directory?

I know PHP is working, because when I browse directly to a file in wwwroot, it's served fine. And the virtual directory is working, because when I browse to html files in the virtual directory, they'...
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“HTTP Error 500.19 - Internal Server Error” with Dynamic Data

I have a simple Dynamic Data application set up using forms authentication as the admin section of another web application. This works when I run it inside Visual Studio as a standalone project. I've ...