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Disable driver signature enforcement on AWS (Amazon) server | Windows 2012

I need to disable driver signature enforcement on a Windows 2012 that is running on Amazon AWS. So there is no way for me to get to the server on the restart screen to choose that feature on the ...
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Co-admin or partial access in AWS?

Is there a way to allow an additional user access the AWS account without giving them my own credentials? Like co-admin, or Active Directory access in Azure.
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connect to db instance in private VPC subnet with MySQL Workbench

How do I connect to an AWS (or other) instance in a private subnet in a VPC using MySQL Workbench ? My arrangement is a typical aws Scenario 2 : I can: - SSH into my NAT instance located in my VPC ...
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Certificate Chain with AWS ELB & GoDaddy Certs

I'm trying to setup SSL on my AWS ELB, but I am thus far unable to figure out what goes into the "Certificate Chain" field. I receive the following error: Unable to validate certificate chain. The ...
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OpsWorks environment variables available to PHP CLI

We are deploying a Laravel-based application to AWS using OpsWorks. We have defined environment variables through the OpsWorks console and they are correctly seen by Apache. However, when running CLI ...
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How to tell if disk volume is instance store or EBS?

I have a number of volumes (same size) attached to a Windows instance in Amazon AWS. One of them is told to be an instance store. How do I tell which one? PS. testing the speed did not help, one of ...
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Automatically add current public IP to Security Group to allow traffic on specific port

Every time I changed my public IP I have to add the new IP to Security group in the AWS console to allow traffic on port 22. Is there any way to automatice this? I mean that on every change of public ...
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Custom domain name for AWS RDS

What possible ways to translate entry point like my-name.ck4k21dvamqbq9.eu-west-1.rds.amazonaws.com:5432 to db.domain.com? For own instances we use map in /etc/hosts based on private ip. Storing ...
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Upgrade from t1.microto to 2.micro - AWS Free Usage Tier

I run my blog on a t1.micro available under aws free usage tier. I have been facing memory crunch due to only 600mb available ram. http://aws.amazon.com/free/ says that free tier provides t2.micro ...
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The more threads the less IOPS?

I've just started trying out AWS. I have a Postgres micro instance on RDS and I'm running a crawler on a c4.large. When I have just one spider (one thread), I get about 10 write IOPS. but if two ...
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can't connect aws VPC private instance to internet through NAT

trying to install a LAMP stack on an aws instance in a VPC private subnet using Scenario 2 described here: http://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonVPC/latest/UserGuide/VPC_Scenario2.html I've set everything ...
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Benefits of separate firewall product over AWS Security Groups for spam requests

I have a question that is an extension of this one: Examples where an AWS Security Group is not sufficient as a firewall?. Initially, the answer in that question made sense to me and I was working ...
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FreeIPA Install on CentOS 7 - “Cannot contact any KDC”

I am trying to install a new stand alone instance of FreeIPA on CentOS 7. I am doing this in an Amazon AWS EC2 environment. The install completes flawlessly every time, however, when I attempt to ...
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Root Volume Expansion AWS

We need to instantiate an ec2-instance(RHEL) which has 10 GB of space mounted on root, we tried several time but usable disk always show 6 GB. Please see the screenshot. Can somebody tell how to use ...
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Amazon AWS custom metric for Disk usage

I needed to monitor the space utilization for ec2 istances in cloudwatch. I used the scripts "Amazon CloudWatch Monitoring Scripts for Linux" with this command: ./mon-put-instance-data.pl ...
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customize instance store Centos7 AMI

I am attempting to customize a base instance-store Centos7 AMI. Image I am using is: RightImage_CentOS_7.0_x64_v14.1.4_HVM - ami-d34b02e3 (instance store hvm) I start the instance, I customize it, I ...
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Amazon ELB + EC2 Header mismatch

Preamble: I have an AWS Elastic Load Balancer in front of a Single Amazon EC2 instance. I have 3 other EC2 instances sending requests via curl to the Load Balancer. Direct requests to the EC2 ip has ...
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elasticsearch not enabled when installed on additional device

Here's the deal : I'm working with AWS EC2 instances (Centos 7). Elasticsearch is installed from the sources in the folder /app. The elasticsearch service is managed by init.d. The problem is that if ...
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Is it possible to set up a reverse DNS record on AWS for address from a different registrar?

I don't have control over the registrar for the domain we use but the elastic ip and domain have been registered to each other - now I need to set up a mail server on my EC2 instance and therefore be ...
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Limit ingress to an internet facing VPC-ELB to only another AWS account's instances

In EC2 classic you were about to reference another account's security group in your security group to limit ingress to an instance or ELB to members of that other account's security group. I'd like ...
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How to change permission of users in RDS?

We have created a MySQL RDS instance on AWS called "lolbob" and while dumping our data over port 3306 using the user that was created during instance creation (also called "lolbob") it fails because ...
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How to setup a self healing EC2 instance? [closed]

I have an EC2 instance running CPM/WHM, which I would like to setup a "self healing" environment for. My plan is to wrap the EC2 instance with a single instance auto-scaling group, making sure that ...
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Resize error : ext2fs_open2: Bad magic number in super-block

I have a server server1 running 8GB root partition I have taken the ami of this server1 and created anothe server2 but changed the root partition to 60GB 3.I wanted to extend the linux partition in ...
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Is there an AWS Service Health page for govcloud?

The usual service health page http://status.aws.amazon.com/ doesn't include the govcloud domains. I'm mostly seeing "what is govcloud" - type responses in Google. Thanks!
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SSH connection to virtual private cloud times out via proxy command but not via public host

I have a host in AWS with public DNS, bastion-prod, to which I can SSH from my local machine without any problems. From there, I can SSH to a host, reports-prod, in a virtual private cloud. However, ...
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Upgrade old version ubuntu [closed]

I want to upgrade ubuntu 11.04 to 12.04 at least. Actually I want to upgrade to 14.04 since it is not possible I want at least 12.04 any one can help me so that I can upgrade it. It is AWS instance so ...
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RDS replication from a remote master outside of my VPC

I'm attempting to replicate from an external MySQL master to an RDS instance. I don't really want to be sending data in the clear over the Internet, so I have an EC2 instance that I have set up an ssh ...
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How to implement table security without SUPER privilege?

A MAJOR provider of cloud-based MySQL does not grant the SUPER privilege to the master user. The provider is Amazon RDS, but my question isn't about Amazon RDS specifically, it's for the general case ...
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AWS Command Line - Query Instance MS SQL Version

My AWS account runs approximately 50 instances. They all run Windows, but they vary between being just Windows, or running SQL Server STD or SQL Server Web. I'd like to find a way of exporting all ...
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How can I get Node.JS 0.12.0 running on AWS OpsWorks

I would like to use AWS OpsWorks and as an application layer I would like to use Node.JS v0.12.0. However, I noticed that the latest supported Node version is 0.10.33. I also noticed that OpsWorks ...
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Connecting to Amazon VPC instance's public IP over hardware VPN

I'm trying to configure an AWS VPC with a public subnet and hardware VPN access, but I have a requirement that connections over the VPN must be able to connect to a particular EC2 instance using a ...
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AWS route53 www. prefix not resolving right

I just moved my site to AWS from GoDaddy. On one AWS instance, I actually have two domains. For the most part, things work. The "www" prefix for the second domain, does not. I have the A record ...
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Create alias that fixes (or defaults) some parameters in PowerShell

We manage a few amazon servers that aren't on our AD; I have to supply a couple of parameters the same way repeatedly. We'd like to be able to define Invoke-AwsCommand that can be called like this: ...
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TCP traffic on port 1433 blocked by NAT rules

We have a SQL server that is hosted on AWS, the SQL server it not directly accessible on the internet, it relies on a NAT box to route traffic to it. We are trying to set up a Linked SQL server from ...
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Cannot SSH to my AWS Linux instance after rebooting it

In the AWS management console, I stopped a Linux instance. Then I restarted it. I tried to reconnect via Putty. My putty session has an "Auto-login username" set and a private key for SSH ...
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Access denied copying files using S3 CLI

Attempting to pull down the contents of an S3 bucket using the AWS CLI, I'm getting the following: aws s3 cp --region us-east-1 s3://s3.amazonaws.com/my-bucket . --recursive A client error ...
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Is it unusual for a database client to install the server's SSL certificate?

We use Amazon RDS for our databases at work. Recently we got an automated email from Amazon stating they'd be updating the SSL certificates and that if we didn't upgrade our database instances within ...
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route53 migration using cli53 - how to prepare zonefiles?

I have exported zonefiles from BIND and installed cli53 to import my records to AWS Route53. From what I can gather, I need to rid the files of any SOA and NS references. Right? Does anyone have a ...
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Supervisor setup on AWS AMI Linux

I'm trying to get supervisor working to make sure my queue system is always running. Here are the steps I took, which I pieced together from various sources: (Ran as root or super user) Ran: # ...
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How do I get boto to work with port 443 being prerouted to another port?

My title may be poorly worded, but I'll try to get the backstory straight: I have Ubuntu instances with clusters of Docker containers all hosting web servers In order to appease firewalls we want to ...
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Which IAM permissions are needed for ec2-create-image?

I looked through the official docs and couldn't seem to find any reference as to which permissions the IAM user needs in order to be able to use this command. I want the IAM user to only be able to ...
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How to upgrade an RDS SQL Server Instance to an SSD

I'm trying to upgrade my RDS SQL Server 2012 instance from magnetic storage to an SSD. It is an instance class of db.m1.large with bring your own license. I've tried modifying the storage type, but ...
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Mount the other half of instance store volume

I have a running c3.xlarge EC2 instance on AWS. As listed in http://docs.aws.amazon.com/AWSEC2/latest/UserGuide/InstanceStorage.html#StorageOnInstanceTypes , it should provide 2 x 40GB SSD instance ...
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How to maximize AWS Default Partition Size? (NOT a duplicate) [duplicate]

Hello Ladies and Gents, I apologize if the question isn't phrased as well as it should be; it's getting late and I've been staring at this screen for way too many hours after work. My core ...
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Sync server China / Out of China

I am currently managing the backend server of an Android Application. We use DigitalOcean in Singapore, that we thought was a good location for China too. Unfortunately, testing the response time from ...
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AWS Linux RHEL instance unable to format and load new storage partition

I have an AWS RHEL instance. Following are the storage devices on it: $lsblk NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT xvda 202:0 0 20G 0 disk xvda1 202:1 0 6G 0 part / I ...
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Domain transfer from godaddy to AWS ec2 [closed]

On EC2 i just started a micro instance and installed ubuntu 14.04 with php apache mysql.Now i can access its from an ip like this 192.xxx.xx.xx. Also i have domain name say www.example.com registered ...
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Forward/Redirect request of Elastic IP to Heroku [closed]

I have a hardware with a Elastic IP(Amazon) hardcoded in the firmware(I know, it was a dumb idea, but wasnt my idea). Now I have to forward a request of this EIP(Elastic IP) to a Heroku instance. I ...
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Windows instance in AWS Auto scaling, Once autoscaling done i should be part of DC

I’m working on windows technologies last few years, but new to cloud environment. What I’m facing is that, I have DC server, under that a Web server both are in windows 2012. I need to auto scale the ...
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Unable to open redis 6379 for inbound on AWS EC2

I have two servers on EC2. One hosting my php application and other hosting my redis server. I am managing my php session and data on redis server. So on my php server I gave the ip:port as session ...