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FreeRADIUS 2 should use a different Python than default

We've got a FreeRADIUS 2 deamon installed on a CentOS 5.7 server. We'd like to use a pre-written Python module to do authorization but there's a problem: The Python module we've got requires Python ...
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Centos 5.11 and Redis server 2.2

I am in the process of installing redis onto my server, I have the installation nearly complete (I can start up an instance of redis), but I get the following message, 9180] 26 Aug 01:19:39 * Server ...
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Cannot get nscd to run. DNS cache stale as a result

I'm trying to troubleshoot an issue on a MediaTemple server (running CentOS5) where the DNS cache has grown stale - I think because nscd has crashed. I've tried restarting nscd: # service nscd ...
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Hyper-V CentOS 5.11 kernel: journal commit I/O error

Running CentOS i386 5.11 with Hyper-V I have found an issue where a newly installed (and updated via yum) box has corrupted itself the first warning was in the SSH session kernel: journal commit I/O ...
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My Domain returns the routers default page (hosted on server in the same network)

Hello I have setup an Apache/PHP/MySQL on CentOS 5.5 with and have installed WebMin on it. I would like to take my server online. And try to host multiple sites on it for my research. My current ...
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What are the configuration differences between Apache (httpd-2.2.3-22.el5.centos) in CentOS 5 vs Apache (httpd-2.2.15-39.el6) in CentOS 6?

I understand that the later version addresses security vulnerabilities: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html Supposedly, http://httpd.apache.org/download.html has a full list of ...
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mod proxy not working on apache

I am trying to install Mod_Proxy Apache module on WHM/CPanel CeEntOS Linux Server. Here is system info: CentOS release 5.6 (Final) Server version: Apache/2.2.21 (Unix) Cpanel::Easy::Apache v3.7.2 ...
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How can see what processes makes my server slow?

All my websites on my server are extremely slow or not loading at all. Even server admin (Plesk) will not load some times. There's been no changes to the sites for the last coupple of months. How ...
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Is “QUEUE=” in /etc/sysconfig/sendmail the same as the “-q” switch in sendmail?

CentOS 5.x, SendMail 8.14.4 My Sendmail server is currently configured to retry deferred messages every hour. In /etc/sysconfig/sendmail I have the following: DAEMON=yes QUEUE=1h I don't see ...
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sendmail rejecting some connections with handshake failure: SSL alert number 40

My sendmail server on CentOS 5 started to reject some connections with the following message logged: error:14094410:SSL routines:SSL3_READ_BYTES:sslv3 alert handshake failure:s3_pkt.c:1092:SSL alert ...
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iSCSI target volume does not show on Windows 7 iSCSI Initiator

I have a Windows VPS sitting in a DC and another Linux box sitting in another data centre. My Windows VPS (running on Windows 7 64 bit) have a small hard drive and cost a lot to upgrade, and the Linux ...
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rpm spec: conditional require based of distro version

I'm trying to write a single rpm spec for RHEL/CentOS/SL 5 and 6. This spec is for python app, so there is no differences in build process. But on RHEL/CentOS5 I need to add one additional dependency. ...
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CentOS 5.11: yum installs, but packages remain missing

I'm trying to figure out a very strange problem with yum on a fairly old CentOS 5.11 VPS using DirectAdmin. Executing the following command suggests the telnet package is installed: # yum install ...
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How to alias name for IP Address

I have a website which is hosted in local Server (CentOS 5.x) (Hostname: xxx.yyy.local, IP : 192.168.5.25). I can browse the site typing server ip in the browser from my Local Network. How can I get ...
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High CPU usage by whois | CentOs 6

I am not a server guy and currently maintaining a small server for my own needs (Development and testing). I got a notification that my Server CPU usuage is around 99% from last 3+ hours.I know that ...
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Centos 5.8 - firewall blocking Virtualizor staff

I run private KVM/OpenVZ hosting and im currently having issues with it. So I opened a ticket with virtualizor and they say they cant access the VNC connections, but I can. I figured the only thing ...
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How delete the content of a directory in Centos

I need to delete all the content of a folder in CentOS but not the folder itself. For example: I have a folder named "MYFOLDER" which contains subfolders FOLD_1, FOLD_2, FOLD_3, FOLD_4... etc , and ...
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How to resolve a failed Plesk update? [closed]

I have a dedicated server running CentOS 5.3. I'm trying to update Plesk 9.5.2 to version 10.0.0 but update fails. I do it with yum: yum update psa* --skip-broken -t but it fails and I get the ...
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CentOS 5.5 32 bit “service ntpd restart” issue or not?

I have CentOS 5.5 32 bit. I have a service provider that enables NTP on their routers. They have checked and doubled check their access list and I can ping the time servers but I'm getting a strange ...
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Popped in replacement harddrive in RAID 1 configuration; Seeing I/O but the drive is not recognized by OS or RAID controller

CentOS 5.11; Dell PowerEdge R410; Dell SAS 6/iR Integrated Blades RAID Controller. Have two drives, both in a RAID 1 array. First drive failed. Pulled it out and popped in a new drive (same brand ...
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How can I understand a Linux server's role?

I've been given the task to create an excel table which includes all Linux servers in one of our AWS EC2 environments because the main aim is to get all the servers off AWS and migrate them to our ...
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auditd process stops logging after logrotate script runs

I am trying to use logrotate to keep audit logs for a set period of time rather than using auditd's special rotation (from /etc/audit/auditd.conf). I have changed the max_log_file_action to IGNORE in ...
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How to get rid of this error message?

I have this error message popping up in my /var/log/messages file: modprobe: FATAL: Could not load /lib/modules/2.6.33.7.2-rt30-xxxx-std-ipv4-64/modules.dep: No such file or directory My OS is ...
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yum should error when a package is not available

I recently ran into a bug in a script where I tried to do the following: yum -y install another_package.x86_64 some_package.x86_64 && run_my_script The script ran well on a newer CentOS, ...
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CentOs 5.11 mod_dav_svn update

I've Centos 5.11 with wasn't maintained by anyone. cat /etc/*-release CentOS release 5.11 (Final) And I tried to update svn from 1.4.6 to 1.6.11 using yum. sudo yum update subversion Loaded ...
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How to configure Centos 5.3 using OpenLDAP to store and serve SSH public keys?

I want to be able to manage all my users logins via OpenLDAP. I am using Centos 5.3, OpenSSH 4.3p2-42 and OpenLDAP 2.3.43. I have installed GOsa2. Is there a GOsa plugin to manage the SSH keys in ...
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Possible to re-enable IPv6 without rebooting?

I have a machine running CentOS 5.8. IPv6 was disabled by creating a file /etc/modprobe.d/disable-ipv6 with the following contents: options ipv6 disable=1 Removing the file and rebooting the ...
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Overwriting phpMyAdmin

I am using Centos 5.5 and had phpMyAdmin version 2.11.11 installed. I couldn't find a way to update it, so what I did was do a manual download, backed up /usr/share/phpmyadmin, then replaced that ...
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using tcpdump to display XML API requests without headers or ack packets

I need assistance, I am trying to use tcpdump in order to capture API requests and responses between two servers, so far I have the following command: tcpdump -iany -tpnAXs0 host xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx and ...
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How to install latest version of imagick on centos 5.8 64bit using bash

How can I download and install latest version of imagick on centos 5.8 64bit using bash for php 5.4. >yum info php Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * ...
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Can't connect to MySQL server on '198.211.37.xx'

For last couple of days I have tried many things to solve Can't connect to MySQL server. I would like to describe everything that I did so far. Create a mysql user and GRANT ALL Privileges. Bind ...
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Determine which guest is running on XEN: HVM or PV guest

I'm working with a Xen host which is installed XenServer from Citrix by someone. He already installed a lot of CentOS 5.2 guests on the host. I wonder how to check those guests to know they are PV ...
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Wrong date/time in dmesg

we have this strange issue. We use perl script for human-readable time-stamp in dmesg (taken from http://linuxaria.com/article/how-to-make-dmesg-timestamp-human-readable) and I also tried this one ( ...
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Can I install subversion client in Centos 5 for offline installation?

My Centos Version is : LSB Version: :core-4.0-ia32:core-4.0-noarch:graphics-4.0-ia32:graphics-4.0-noarch:printing-4.0-ia32:printing-4.0-noarch Distributor ID: CentOS Description: CentOS release ...
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How to make permanent changes to iptables of CentOS 5.5

I want to make an iptable rule permanent so if the server is rebooted I won't have to add the rule again. Specifically a rule I have related to nginx being reverse proxy of apache. iptables -t nat ...
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Domain names timing out after VPS IP change

I rent a CentOS 5 VPS from a UK-based provider, with DirectAdmin also installed. On Thursday night, they carried out planned maintenance to changed the two IPs I had been assigned to two new ones. On ...
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Yum reports updated bash but binary still reports old version

I'm trying to update a CentOS 5 system in order to patch the bash vulnerability described in CVE-2014-6271 / RHSA-2014:1293-1, but am running into an issue. After seemingly-successfully updating bash ...
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How to save and exit crontab -e?

How to save and exit crontab -e? i tried every method listed here and none works, i have a centos 5, vi comes by default with yum and i installed nano Solved just changed the default editor export ...
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qemu-kvm fail to boot Centos 5.3 after Kernel update at the host (feodra)

After updating Fedora 18 to kernel 3.9.x (current 3.9.4), I can no longer boot my Centos 5 guest OS. When I try to boot, the process halt at start and the CPU core work at 100%. If I boot Fedroa ...
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imuxsock messages in syslog and system becomes unresponsive

I am getting such messages in syslog. rsyslogd-2177: imuxsock lost 21869 messages from pid 3418 due to rate-limiting rsyslogd-2177: imuxsock begins to drop messages from pid 3427 due to rate-limiting ...
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How to build from source on CentOS 5.9?

I'm building iptraf-ng on CentOS 5.9 and running into the following errors: src/packet.c: In function ‘packet_process’: src/packet.c:322: error: ‘ETH_P_QINQ1’ undeclared (first use in this function) ...
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How can I confirm if my vmxnet driver is installed on my CentOS server?

I have an appliance running CentOS 5.x on VMWare ESX. Quite recently I upgraded it to a newer version of CentOS (still in 5.x) and I noticed that the network card wouldn't initialize. If I run ...
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init: Id “2” respawning too fast

I've just updated a CentOS 5.10 box to 5.11 with all the latest patches and rebooted. Following the reboot I'm now getting the below error message every few minutes: init: Id "2" respawning too ...
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Server high CPU load issue! ( Cpanel + CentOS 5) [closed]

Our server cpu load is high todays sometimes reaches to 560! .. We have the lastest Cpanel/whm and the kernel is update!while the load average is : Load Averages: 39.05 75.01 45.33 the apache log ...
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CentOS /dev/bus/usb structure

On my Ubuntu 12.04 when I plug in usb device, under dev directory tree usb device is added like this: /dev/bus/usb/001/001 On my CentOS 5 added like below: /dev/bus/usb/devices/2-1.4/ lsusb ...
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How to tell what is blocking internet (download) on cloud server

Background: My employer is using a cloud-based database server through a service called Rackspace. This server is accessed by our other servers via ssh. Our network admins are unreachable for the next ...
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Linode - Centos 5.5 -

I rather foolishly undertook to install a control panel on a Linode. I opted to use CentOs 5.5 (either ordinary or 64 bit) but I am like a monkey playing a reward game... I have some idea of what I ...
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Plesk 11 / Cents5, how do IP's on multiple ranges work [closed]

I have a plesk 11 setup running centos5 and i'm a little confused by something. On the server I have 2 ips from 2 different ranges. They are public IP's pingable from the outside world and working ...
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How would I be able to take a snapshot of a CentOS 5 server and compare it later on?

I have a consultant that was hired to install some custom software to a CentOS 5 server. After she's done, I'd like to review her changes to possibly automate or optimize them. I was thinking of: ...
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date command displays different time

I have one centos 5.8 Linux server. I am experiencing a bit strange issue and figured out it is something with system time. When I check date command, outputs are really strange. Here is example: ...