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How to configure AWS Route 53 to get equivalent of domain forwarding with masking

(I apologize in advance for not having enough technical depth to ask this intelligently) I currently have an AngularJS static website hosted on AWS S3. I'm using AWS Route 53 for DNS. I'm able to ...
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AWS Aurora RDS with MaxScale

I have been doing research on using MaxScale for DB load balancing. I currently am using ScaleArc with AWS Aurora, but there have been a few complications. I was really interested in looking at ...
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AWS: Environment named *** is in an invalid state for this operation. Must be Ready

I get a message when I am trying to deploy my php app on EC2. Environment named *** is in an invalid state for this operation. Must be Ready. I am unable to deploy. The server status is running, ...
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Very slow file upload operation in AWS EC2 instance

I have a AWS EC2 free tier instance where I'm trying to host my flask application. In one of my RESET APIs, I'm uploading a file with POST method. The operation is painfully slow. Uploading a 3MB file ...
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Can one use AWS Console to modify a stack that was created by Cloud Formation?

For example, I created a LAMP stack with multiple EC2 instances using Cloud Formation. Now, I just want to assign a temporary Security Group to one of the instances for next day or two. Can I do this ...
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How to configure aws in order to get log events?

My question has two parts: - How to get log events? The command line tells me that I need to configure aws... - How to configure aws? I try to get log events by doing the following: sudo aws logs ...
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Migrating from classic hosting to Cloud [on hold]

Where I work, we have a small number of servers and a very weak infrastructure. Websites are on a CPanel VPS, DNS on the domain registrar and email server on-promise. As the DevOps in the business, ...
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connection closed by server in aws

Yesterday connection to aws server is working fine. but today i am trying to connection with my command prompt with ssh -i <mypemfile.pem> ubuntu@<my-ip-address> i got error like ...
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Where to get proper `region name` and `output format` for AWS configuration?

I'm trying to get log events via my aws server. I log into the server as usual, and then I enter the following command: sudo aws logs get-log-events --log-group-name <myLogs> ...
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Connection / Tunnel to AWS RDS from EC2

I'm working on a website hosted in a VPC on AWS. Yesterday, we moved the mysql server from a EC2 instance to a RDS instance to allow the mysql server to perform better. So, before, when I wanted to ...
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AWS: Route 53 Configuration

I have created two instances in AWS (one is Live & other is Backup). My website is hosted on Live Instance. I have configured Route 53, Health checks & Hosted zones on default settings. Also ...
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Create Read Replica of RDS instance using java code [migrated]

I was googling all the way round to find out a solution for this: Is there a way to create a read repica of an RDS instance using RDS API? I am creating an application in java which needs to create a ...
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Migrating from nginx to Amazon ELB

I'm interested in migrating from a manually managed AWS EC2 cloud with multiple webapps to AWS ELB with auto scalling. However, I'm not sure whether a single ELB will be enough to handle my ...
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Unable to connect to web server hosted in private subnet of VPC via NAT hosted in public subnet

I have hosted my android/web application on a EC2 instance in the private subnet (10.0.1.0) of my VPC. This instance has apache-tomcat installed on it, but does not have a public IP. I also have a ...
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Advice on migrating RDS MySQL databases from one AWS account to another

I am currently planning a migration of AWS resources from one account to another. This includes several MySQL RDS instances. After some research it looks like a "dump and load" strategy is needed. My ...
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CloudFront Distribution for Origins in Multiple Regions

Is there a way to point CloudFront to different origin servers based on location? We currently use Route53 latency-based routing to direct traffic to east or west region elastic load balancers. ...
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AWS EC2: Switch Instance when status check fails [on hold]

I have created two instances in AWS (one is Live & other is Backup). My website is hosted on Live Instance. what I want to do is, if Live instance Status check fails, then it should switch to ...
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looking for index.php while proxy_pass to s3 bucket

I am configuring my nginx proxy server to fetch data from s3 bucket in case of 502 error. This is my configuration file. error_page 502 @static; location @static{ rewrite ^/a/b /a_b break; ...
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AWS instance Status Checks remain 1/2 + Unable to SSH to aws instance

I'm new to AWS. What I want is to change my instance type from t2.micro to m4.xlarge. I stopped my running instance and then change its type from t2.micro to m4.xlarge. On starting the instance I got ...
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How could I reboot the ec2 instance when it's not available

I have an instance does the database task. somehow, after several days, it couldn't be accessed by ssh. I guess it runs into OOM issue. How could I auto reboot the instance by AWS service ? Any ...
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AWS Multi ELB In One VPC

I am trying to figure out the best solution for my use case. Say I have 10 websites to host in my VPC. Each of these websites need to be behind an Elastic Load Balancer. From my understanding, each ...
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AWS Elastic IP Limitation

I am trying to figure out the best practices for hosting multiple domains within an AWS account. For example, lets say I have 20 domains to host. The Elastic IP limitation per account is 5. So I ...
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yum or apt-get does not work on amazon-aws

when I do yum, it says bash: /usr/bin/yum: /usr/bin/python2.62.7: bad interpreter: No such file or directory my aws instance details are as given below: Linux ip-72-311-15-127 ...
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Aws - Ubuntu - Cron job not running

I have a aws ec2 server with ubuntu on it. I did the following to set my cron sudo crontab -e 15,45 * * * * ubuntu /usr/bin/wget -O /dev/null https://mywebsite.com/cron/ But its not running.
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Aws data transfer rate: $0.010 per GB - regional data transfer - in/out/between EC2 AZs or using elastic IPs or ELB [on hold]

AWS have charged me $0.09 for data transfer. below is the line from bill details which shows the data usage of 8.988 GB and charge of $0.09 $0.010 per GB - regional data transfer - in/out/between EC2 ...
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AWS: Why is the bucket size on CloudWatch higher than when using S3 tools?

I use the awscli tools to verify the size of my buckets. First the S3 call (all files without versioning, just an ordinary upload): $ aws s3 ls s3://XXX --recursive --human-readable --summarize ...
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linking a local windows git repository to the aws linux git server

I want to create a git server on my aws linux server so that whenever I want to update my website in the public_html I dont have to manually transfer files to the server, I want to make use of git, ...
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How to backup MySQL (MariaDB) database on dedicated servers to AWS (S3 Object Storage?)

We have a 180GB dedicated production server, which we currently backup daily using Percona xtrabackup to a backup server in our rack. We're looking at moving our backups (not the database itself) to ...
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Error establishing database connection WordPress - EC2 and RDS [closed]

I installed an ec2 micro instance and uploaded my WordPress files and database. Everything was working fine when I went to sleep (i.e. my site was up). When I woke up, I got 'Error establishing a ...
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AWS EC2 Instance Launch Configuration

I am trying to figure out the best way to do this on AWS. What I want to do is: I want to launch an EC2 instance using my custom AMI but on launch make some custom configurations to the environment. ...
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Xen based AMI does not boot (/dev/xvda)

Trying to create an AMI Instance Store within a xen based guest (VM: CentOS 6.6, 32 bit, PV). 'ec2-bundle-vol' only accepts /dev/xvda1 as a valid block device. If device entries are modified in ...
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Installing Google Chrome on Amazon Linux

I am trying to install the latest version of Google Chrome on Amazon Linux using yum. As far as I can tell Amazon Linux is based on RHEL/Centos however, it doesn't look like Google support this ...
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CloudFront alias for https site

Our website is completely configured on SSL and all links of images and others are coming via https://www.example.com/.. This is one of the requirement of site Now, if I need to setup the CloudFront ...
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AWS backup on another attached drive

In AWS-EC2, I was thinking of backup my code data and database in RDS via bash script on separate attached drive on same instance. I want to do it like that way so it becomes easier for me during ...
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Trouble understanding AWS storage for Bitnami ownCloud instance

I launched an ownCloud instance using a Bitnami image from here https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B0093DDSFE on clicking through the "Continue" button, you see the next screen shown it the ...
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rsnapshot vs EC2 EBS Snapshot

Question What are the pros and cons of using rsnapshot [on a live drive] to a separate EBS volume vs using Amazon's EBS snapshot on a live drive? Background I just moved a small single server from ...
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How do I enable HTTPS on my Amazon Web Service? [closed]

I am a web dev but not a system admin but I have access to the AWS console. We currently do not have the site under https but the iOS devs want some info they are requesting and it requires going ...
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Amazon EC2 DNS resolve issue

I am using Godaddy as my Domain name registrar and I want to point my Godaddy Domain name to Amazon EC2 Instance ,I have hosting at Amazon EC2 . I am using Route 53 and I created one Hosted Zone for ...
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How to secure communication even further between server and Apple notification servers?

I have a server running by Amazon, who has notification capabilities for the user (push notifications). I have the code all working and have no question about that. To make the push working I have to ...
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should I buy the SSL certificate with the same domain seller [closed]

I bought a domain from godaddy. If I want to buy SSL certificate should I have to buy the SSL from godaddy ? Or I can buy the SSL certificate from any seller then applied it to the domain that I ...
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Server becomes unresponsive while under load

We have a server setup containing 2 webservers, a RDS MySQL cluster and a loadbalancer, on AWS. The webservers are running PHP and Nginx, and contains multiple services each. We have a service ...
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AWS keepalived backup immediately goes to MASTER

Referencing these two guides: http://awsadvent.tumblr.com/post/105141640154/aws-advent-2014-high-availability-in-aws-with ...
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Switch regions on EB CLI

The only way I know how to switch regions using the EB CLI is eb init. This feels like a hack because in addition to selection my region, I have to re-answer a bunch of questions I've already ...
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Nit able to access Amazon instance via IP or domain name [closed]

I was able to access amazon instance via IP address, I was assigning my godaddy domain name to amazon instance using this tutorial. I did this on my amazon instance and it's been more than 48 hrs. ...
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Can't access AWS ec2 instance behind elastic load balancer

I've been following lynda.com's AWS essential training and I've successfully set up an EC2 instance but when I try to put it behind a load balancer I can not access it through the ELB's public DNS. ...
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Instance keep losing status check

This is really scratching my heads off, not sure one of our instance running via AMI 'CentOS 7 -x86_64- with Updates HVM-7 2014-09-29' is keep losing its status check and the machine becomes ...
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How can I tell where an Amazon AWS key is being used?

I have inherited an Amazon AWS environment in which the Root account key has been widely distributed for the purposes of making backups to S3 buckets. I need to track down where the key is being ...
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Elastic Beanstalk S3 access via .ebextensions

I have a simple file in my .ebextensions folder: 00-myconfig.config Resources: AWSEBAutoScalingGroup: Metadata: AWS::CloudFormation::Authentication: S3Access: ...
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Best Practice for OS Patching for Ubuntu on AWS. [closed]

I was wondering if someone can help me by sharing knowledge on Ubuntu OS patching over AWS. I tried to find it on Ubuntu documentation but my bad,I didn't get any relevant post there. Wondering if ...
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scp causes all other traffic through router to stop? [migrated]

Not sure what I'm seeing here, but when I scp a file through a bastion host into an AWS EC2 server, all other traffic through my home router (Asus RT-AC66R) stops. The mac laptop doing the scp-ing ...