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Throttling a user across multiple datacenters

I'm trying to implement a throttling feature on nginx, that is shared across multiple servers across multiple datacenters. I would like to know what would be the best practice for building this. For ...
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Typical max API call volume for shared enterprise hosting accounts? [duplicate]

We are hosting our site with SectorLink and have a shared enterprise hosting package, running on Windows with MS SQL Server. The provider will start to throttle us once we reach 10% of the server's ...
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Opsview REST API - getting a list of all ServiceChecks\Hosts

According to the documentation this should get me what I want: ./opsview_rest --username=admin --password=password --pretty GET config/servicecheck However, it only pulls out a very partial list of ...
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XenServer API - free memory incorrect

I am trying to get server info from a VM using the Citrix XenServer API, and the XAPI RRDs. The API itself returns some semi-useful data like last boot time etc, but I'm really after available memory ...
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RedHat Satellite API system.listPackages and packages.getDetails?

Has anyone found a way to relate packages returned by the client.system.listPackages call to IDs that can be used to look up Package details using the packages.getDetails call? Reading the ...
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Opensource/freeware IPAM with good API? [closed]

Currently we are using spreadsheets for IP addresses management and it is got to the point where this must change. I am looking for possible IPAM solutions that must do at least following: ...
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Why do we get a sudden spike in response times?

We have an API that is implemented using ServiceStack which is hosted in IIS. While performing load testing of the API we discovered that the response times are good but that they deteriorate rapidly ...
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API server specs [duplicate]

I created a simple API for my project I'm working on. The API is basically used for user authentication and to execute user actions within a panel (example: ...
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Why does nginx sometimes silently redirect?

Nginx.conf, in brief: ... server { listen 80; server_name ec2-54-234-175-21.compute-1.amazonaws.com; location / { root /var/www/static/; default_type text/html; ...
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Caching response from an authenticated API

I'm hoping to start work on a REST API to be used internally, it will require authentication, probably just using HTTP basic auth, but in many cases all that will be used for is verifying that the ...
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Shutting down a Windows Workstation Remotely (from Linux)

I have a system comprised of, let's say 10 Windows 7 Professional workstations, joined to a domain. As part of an "emergency" system shutdown procedure, I'd like a mechanism of triggering a remote ...
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nginx rewrite modify parameter

I'm trying to create a JSON/JSONP proxy for an external API. Here's my config so far: server { listen 80; server_name api.example.com; location /api/ { ...
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Can shims be used to change Windows version number?

I've an installer that complains about wrong Windows version numbers, preventing an upgrade to an application to be installed on Windows Server 2012: Unsupported operating system, major=6, ...
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Is there a Virtuamin API to change feature and plugins activation?

I tried to find the virtualmin API command to change the available features and plugins, like I can do it on the UI in System Settings > Features and Plugins. It seems there is not. Also it's the ...
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Zend Server 6 Bootstrap via Web API - Looking for a powershell script

I'm trying to automate the installation of Zend Server 6.1. I've found that for Windows the ZS CLI tools are unavailable. I've found there is a Web API with a "bootstrap" method available. ...
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auth on msa2324fc via xml api failed

I'll try to use my script ( which has been written for msa p2000 g3 ) with old san array msa2324. It seems like array actualy do authorization and return session key, but my next request ( with ...
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How to configure a server for pause and resume downloads? [closed]

I am working on an iOS application, which needs basically functionality like ĀµTorrent. I am able to download and upload through the app using a web service (API) created in PHP. I get to know that I ...
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Is it possible to block external requests to an API?

I have nginx serving a python REST API at api.example.com. When a user enters example.com, a couple of AJAX requests are fired from the user to api.example.com. Is it possible to block requests to the ...
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How to add content to all pages in a mediawiki?

TL;DR: How do I add a text (notice) to the content (not a header or global template) of every page? (very) long question with background: I'm planning to migrate a MediaWiki over to another wiki. The ...
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Security Policy Logs On Windows 7 - Determine Why A Certain Software Function Fails

Is there a log file or administrator screen (like Event Viewer) where one can see specific rules that are being enforced? You know how you can use Process Monitor to monitor a task and see registry ...
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Managing db users for embedded app, usernames/pwds managed by third party

We are developing an API, and I have been tasked with integrating a frontend web application using our API into our developer portal. Our portal is provided by a commercial API management system, so ...
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Is there a way to paginate an API call to ec2 DescribeImages?

How do you paginate API calls in EC2? I made a simple call to DescribeImages on EC2 (without any of the optional query parameters), and it takes about 20 seconds to respond, returning hundreds or ...
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Forward API requests via Proxy Server

We have an application (App 'A') that runs on multiple nodes behind a load balancer. The App sends API requests to another application (App 'B') which currently only accepts API requests from a ...
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Using API to get info about VMWare datastore

I need to create a report of datastore capacity, provision and usage. What is the best tool to do that? Vcenter API seems more concerned with creating VMs and such. Is this the right tool for the ...
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Open Source Server Monitor API [closed]

I'm looking for an open source linux tool that allows me to POST (curl) server statistics to a web application for processing. I've done a bit of research and haven't found anything. Anyone know of ...
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Issues with API in free version of VMware ESXi 5.0

We are using Linux box on Esxi 5.0 server to take VMDK backups of all windows servers on that EXSi 5.0; we are using VMware native API to do that; but after the trail period of 60 days, these API's ...
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How to retrieve virtual machines from a pool via API in oVirt (RHEV)

In oVirt (Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization) you can create a Virtual Machines Pool to allow your users to retrieve virtual machines from this pool. I found how a user, in the RHEV User Portal, can ...
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WSUS API C# coding how to add into the WSUS console [closed]

I've created C# program using WSUS API. Is there any way to integrate this into the WSUS console?
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Does the mysql Client API Library version have to match the installed MySQL/Percona server version?

I'm running Scientific Linux 6.3 (binary compaible with Redhat/CentOS/etc..) as a LAMP stack. I've installed Percona server and client v5.5 from the Percona yum repository. However when I run ...
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Distributing a custom command line tool to enterprise servers

I've been tasked with building a command line tool that we will be providing to our enterprise customers so that they can use the API to upload data to our platform. The API works with standard cURL ...
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Do proxies and/or load balancers alter HTTP query strings by default?

Introduction to the problem Recently I was working on some request signing algorithm and it came out the opinions about including query string in the part that is then signed are "diversified". Long ...
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Creating subdomains with the Plesk API

I'm trying to create subdomains using the Plesk API: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?> <packet version="1.6.3.2"> <subdomain> <add> ...
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Paypal Express Checkout api credentials - How to store them properly?

I've been searching the internet and I've come up with a lot of answers of how to store paypal API credentials(Used in Paypal Express Checkout.) They say to hash the credentials using salt. But what I ...
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raxmon equivalent for load balancer ssl termination on rackspace?

Looking into RackSpace SSL termination and realizing the API to configure SSL termination is extremely bare. Before I get started writing a client, does anyone know if there is something out there ...
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Encrypt EC2 API call

I have to host an AMI in the Amazon Marketplace. i need to get the type of instance, whenever some user launches the AMI., like if its small medium or large. based on that i need to make some changes ...
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Monitor RESTful API Web Service with Zabbix

We have a RESTful API web service that we would like to monitor with Zabbix. We have sample JSON scripts that check the functionality of the API service. I understand that Zabbix can do simple web ...
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Parsing XML with ruby to display on webpage

I have an XML feed (AppDynamics API) which has an auth method (so username@customer:password format) which I want to access. I would like the XML to be parsed, preferably in XML, to extract / 'grep' ...
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Is there some kind of Exchange 2007 API?

We have a Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 running. We manage several contacts inside of the public contacts we access via Outlook Clients. We have some Information of Contacts in separate MySQL ...
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Apache reverse proxy not preserving headers

Being no super-expert with Apache, does anyone know if there is something strange going on? It seems that my reverse proxy setup, doesn't preserve the correct caching headers from the original ...
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cpanel api fileman alternative

trying to remotely unpack a zip file, then move the contents on cpanel servers. Some research led me to xmlApi class and the fileman module. And here my problem lies as Fileman module is returning ...
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Controlling access to my API using SSH public key (not SSL) [closed]

I have the challenge of implementing an API to be consumed by relatively non-technical clients -- pasting some sample code into their WordPress or homegrown PHP site is probably as much as we can ask. ...
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vSphere API and Additional EULA's

I've gone through a lot of the APIs and searched to no avail. Is there a way to set or add an additional EULA to a VM? Currently I am trying the Ruby client RbVmomi talking to an ESXi 4.0 server. I am ...
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API Management Solutions [closed]

I'm currently building an API and am looking for a tool to allow me to monitor (in a GUI) and rate-limit usage. I've come across a few enterprise solutions including: http://apigee.com/ ...
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Google Analytics for APIs

I'm keeping this short and sweet. Are there any open source analytics tools for APIs? A free third party one would also work. I'm trying to avoid writing my own and possibly reinventing the wheel. The ...
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How much load can a VPS server with these specs handle? [closed]

Processor Info: Memory: OS: Cent OS I have a third party API I will be using, that will be feeding millions of possible queries every 30 seconds - 1 minute to my VPS. The datasets to be sent will ...
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How do I return custom content with an error response in IIS 7?

My API returns JSON content with some errors, such as 500 (Bad Request). Under IIS 6, this worked fine. In IIS 7, once I turn off detailed error messages it simply returns the text "Bad Request". How ...
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FOSS DNS Server with API?

Evaluating alternatives to BIND for internal DNS. Would love to integrate DNS into the automated provisioning process using an API. Does anyone know of a FOSS DNS server alternative to BIND that has a ...
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Parsing the results returned via DHCPd's OMAPI interface

I'm experimenting with OMAPI as a means of giving our support staff additional insight into the state of a subscriber's service. Anyone who's ever played with OMAPI knows two things: The ...
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IIS7 hosted API Classic ASP connection shows “InvalidSecurity An error occurred when verifying security for the message”

On II7 we host a WCF/asp.net based API. In order to allow users of a classic asp application to connect to the API we had to publish a version we refer to as "transport". This Transport version is ...
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How to download AWS logs/stats

The graphs are nice but how can I download stats to analyze AWS performance? Is there an API call that I can make?