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Passive ftp connection issue for aws/pure-ftpd

I have a centos server running pure-ftp via aws. I have configured PureDB and added a user with correct permissions. I have opened up inbound ports 20/21 and 49152-65534 within the aws security group ...
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Centos: rsyslog blocks sshd and also local login if selinux is active

I have a very curious problem on an centos 6.5(now 6.6) machine. After an update between june 11th and october 21th the trouble begins (packages: http://pastebin.com/gXvaycLL). After a restart in ...
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How to run putty with -m command line *and* get log?

I'd like to launch putty and run my script automatically, it works, but I can't save the logs (I need them to debug)! The way I call putty: "D:\Some-Path\putty\PUTTY.EXE" -t -load "Server - ...
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Centos SMTP error command not implemented

I have a vps with Centos 6.5 and postfix installed. When I want to connect to a smtp server like google or mail gun, I get the error 502 command not implemented. Can anybody help me please? This is ...
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Tomcat log(catalina.out) to syslog or rsyslog [on hold]

We have centralised server for logs. We are getting other logs. Please help me how I can forward catalina.out log to syslog. Thanks Ranjeet Ranjan
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Recreate XFS Partition with Existing Filesystem

I have a CentOS server with two RAID arrays. The OS array and a DATA array. Long story short, recently had tons of trouble with the OS and had to reload CentOS (was 5.7 and went to 6.5). Everything ...
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NFS client; how to check that resvport option works correctly?

I am trying to use the resvport option because the server I am connected to uses SECURE_NFS="yes"... [root@localhost tmp]# mount -v -t nfs -o resvport nfs.example.com:/Prod/ISOs /tmp/ISOs mount.nfs: ...
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Why can my servers not access their own addresses? [duplicate]

I have two VMs on CentOS 6.5, running Plesk 12, and the webserver is Apache 2.2. One is a clone of the other, and I inherited them setup by someone else. My problem is that I can access my sites ...
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No version specified, and no candidate version available for mysql

I'm trying to install MySQL using Chef on CentOS 6.5. I've got the repositories in place. -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 256 Oct 15 16:59 centos-base.repo -rw-r--r--. 1 root root 267 Oct 15 16:59 ...
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How to install Foreman on Centos 6?

Attempt According to this documentation, Puppet should be installed before installing Foreman. Puppet sudo rpm -ivh ...
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EPEL Repo for CentOS 6 causing error

I've got a VM running CentOS 6 (64bit) and I'm attempting to add the EPEL repo like usual to install various packages as I do quite regularly. Today, I'm experiencing some strange errors yet I'm ...
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Static Route Dual LAN CARD Centos 6

First let me explain the scenario. I have two internet connection (Lease LINE and BroadBand). I have a CENTOS 6 Server which is used for VOIP calling (GOAUTODIAL). Now I want everyone in the LAN to ...
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Setting up a wireless connection on CentOS 6.5 without NetworkManager [migrated]

I'm trying to set up a wifi connection from my CentOS 6.5 system to a wireless AP, without using NetworkManager. This is a fresh installation, but yet I don't see any ifcfg-* files in ...
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relocate EXT3 quota files

Is it possible to relocate the quota files for one filesystem to a different filesystem (e.g. using a symlink)? Rationale: testing SSD with quota, and I am worried that the constant writing to the ...
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Can't receive mail, but can send mail? Centos 6 Postfix/Dovecot

I followed this tutorial to setup my webmail on CentOS 6: https://www.rosehosting.com/blog/mailserver-with-virtual-users-and-domains-using-postfix-and-dovecot-on-a-centos-6-vps/ Everything is setup ...
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How to upgrade version of an installed package on CentOS 6.5

I installed libtiff by command yum install libtiff-devel.x86_64 which installed ver 3.9.4. [anthony@server ~]$ sudo yum list installed | grep "libtiff" libtiff.x86_64 ...
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segfault error with bash on CentOS 6

I updated bash as soon as both patches were available, and using the test script at https://shellshocker.net, I am showing fixed on all vulnerabilities except for segfault. OS: cat /etc/*release* ...
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CentOS 6.5 filename wrong encoding via apache or FTP

I have a CentOS 6.5 server (in a VPS), all was configured with Plesk 12.0.18. Also I have the option (in Plesk) to serve static files via nginx. I updated to PHP 5.4 via this method: ...
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OpenVPN config for route some traffic through VPN CentOS 6

My server is using CentOS 6.4 64 bit and have 2 network adapter. 1st adapter have an internet ip: 192.241.190.x 2rd adapter is an LAN network with ip: 10.60.5.62 I installed openvpn and config for ...
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How to Fix/ solve Very High serverload on Cents os 6 VPS

My VPS is constantly on High Load from last 2 days , cant figure out what the problem is . here are more info about vps. VPS acts as HTTP(Apache), Mysql, Proftp Server, not much traffic., daily approx ...
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yum remove package freeze while erasing

I'm using CentOS 6.5 on a server. Some time ago, I installed from a third-party repository Newscoop CMS. Now I'm not able to remove it. yum remove newscoop Freeze at the "erasing" point, shutting ...
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What mailer does cron use to send mail?

I am trying to debug an issue with cron not sending mail on a Centos 6 box that I did not configure. How can I determine which mailer cron is using to send mail? The crontab man page has this to say, ...
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Puppet's issue: Configure WAN interface, reload network in the process result in broken agent's run

A little background: I want to use puppet to fully configure RHEL6 servers freshly after they have been installed with kickstart, the kickstart itself is fully automatic and provide dhcp-enabled ...
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How to start open-office headless service on a particular port in CentOS

I am trying the following to start OpenOffice headless service: soffice -headless -accept="socket,host=127.0.0.1,port=8100;urp;" I have tried with double-dash -- instead of single - and this ...
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How to find the cause of random network timetous

I have Centos 6.5 server that is having some issues with random network timeouts. It happens 3 o 4 times per day ( I couldn't identify a specific minute or hour ). When it happens, it affects almost ...
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Sudo yum update errors

I recently tried installing HHVM on my Centos VPS today without luck. I then tried to update my VPS and received the following errors below. I'm quite new to the command line so I don't have a clue as ...
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How to patch for CVE-2014-6271 & CVE-2014-7169?

CVE-2014-6271 & CVE-2014-7169 is a bash related bug that reported at 24-Sep-2014. http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2014-6271 ...
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Centos disk space allocation

My internal server is running out of space. I want allocate some of the space from lv_home over to lv_root. I have checked the following link: Centos 6.3 disk space allocation. It has few commands ...
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High number of TCP RST packets

Whilst looking into some transient network issues, I have noticed what seems to be a high number of RST packets received: Tcp: 40091950 active connections openings 44754733 passive connection ...
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Can't connect to Tomcat

I an new to Tomcat and having some problems - I have installed Tomcat 7 and it is running and set to use port 8080 in server.xml. I have opened port 8080 in iptables (and saved iptables) but I cannot ...
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Can someone help install cups2.0 on CentOS 6 x86_64?

I am experimenting in building up CUPS2.0 for my CentOS6. As CUPS2.0 supports SSL/TLS communication CUPS2.0_Encryption. As CUPS2.0 is not released officially, I can't use yum install as no mirrors are ...
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DNS Lookups no longer working - administratively prohibited

I'm running into a strange issue where my server now refuses to do DNS lookups (using bind). I use a CentOS box as an OpenVPN gateway and provide DNS service to the clients. For month everything was ...
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How can I use LDAP and Kerberos for web auth only, not server auth

I have read this question on proper kerberos integration and this question on enterprise authentication, neither are helpful to me at this point in time though they did provide some good background. ...
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How to reinstall python2.7 on CentOS 6 in order to install mod_wsgi [closed]

I've installed Python2.7 from source on a CentOS 6 VPS, and I'd like to get a Django site up and running. Unfortunately, everything I've Googled so far says that I'll need to install mod_wsgi, which ...
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Huge Outgoing traffic on windwos azure [closed]

I have a vm on Windows Azure running centos6 as dev node, and have recently experiencing a huge increase in outgoing traffic. VM was stopped and after started by 1 day it shows 236.63 GB on outgoing ...
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Centos and PHP 5.4+

I am a web developer and I am looking to start my next (Rather huge) project using a PHP framework called Laravel, which requires at a minimum PHP 5.4. Currently, on my company's web server we run ...
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Rails Permission Error on Sub-URI with Passenger, Apache, & Centos

I have a rails 4 application installed on a machine running centos 6. I have Apache serving up another application and I'm try to mount the rails application at a sub-uri. To aid deployment I've ...
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apache always serves first named vhost regardless of SNI setting

Apache is always serving the first named vhost regardless of SNI setting. I'm unsure what is causing this. I no longer get the message Init: Name-based SSL virtual hosts only work for clients with ...
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iptables to route/filter traffic by URL behind NAT

I have the following configuration: a DNS record of X.a.b.c pointing to an ip address I a DNS record of Y.a.b.c pointing to the same ip I. Internet---->(RT)--->(FW)--+-->(MN) ...
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Zimbra - 'Some services are not running'

I installed Zimbra Collaboration Open Source Edition 8.5.0 in a Centos 6 Virtual Machine. Zimbra is up and running and all the services are up and running. #>service zimbra status Host ...
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How to configure OpenLDAP server and test using Apache HTTPD

I am using CentOS 6. I found a great article on how to install and configure OpenLDAP on CentOS 6, and I found some other great documentation here on how to configure LDAP to work on Apache HTTPD (I ...
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Is there a timeout for init.d scripts running during boot process?

I am creating a few scripts that are being registered to execute on server start on CentOS 6.5. One of this scripts has a while loop that blocks until it finds a successful start message on the log ...
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xfs - command limit not found

I'd like to set xfs quota on my CentOS 6 server, so I installed xfsprogs package. However it says command limit not found as shown below. [root@myserver ~]# xfs_quota xfs_quota> print Filesystem ...
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Apache unable to access mounted Samba share

I'm running Apache 2.2 on CentOS 6.5, and I'm having problems accessing a Samba share that I've mounted. My web root is /var/www/html, and I've created a folder in the root called intranet, and I'm ...
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Postfix from address changed, mail being bounced

I have an Apache server which has been happily sending emails for the past few years - earlier this week the from address on all emails sent by postifx has changed and, as a result, 99% of messages ...
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How to change /home size

This server is running CentOS 6.5 minimal and comes equiped with two 3TB HDD. df -h shows: Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/md2 1008G 933M 956G 1% / tmpfs ...
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Google Sitemap Generator sitesettings.xml file empty

I have installed Google Sitemaps Generator and the installation seemed to be successful. I can access the control panel and there are settings in the various fields, but Sitemaps fails when it tries ...
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Basic Salt File server commands not working

I have a salt master and just one salt minion with the Id saltMinion2. I installed the rpm salt-master-2014.1.10-4.el6.noarch on the master and salt-minion-2014.1.10-4.el6.noarch on the minion and ...
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Why am I getting this 404 error trying to install postgresql 8.2 on centos 6?

Im trying to install postgresql 8.2 on centos 6 but when i add the repo for it and do a yum upgrade or try to install the package i get the following error yum upgrade Failed to set locale, ...
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How to setup multiple OpenVPN connections on a server for a single localhost app to use on CentOS 6.5?

I have a scenario where I need to run several OpenVPN connections at one time and to allow a singular application to access each of these connections. How wold I go about starting up several ...