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How to test the value of LimitRequestFieldSize in Apache 2.4

I would like to test the value of LimitRequestFieldSize in Apache 2.4. I have tried setting it and was wondering if there was a straightforward way of calling its value from apache or testing it via ...
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extract/unpack archive file from rpm binary file on %post [migrated]

I'm creating an rpm for a php web application. And I need to run a php file on %post. But before I can do that, I need to unpack the archive file from the rpm file to execute the php file on %post, on ...
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system halt twice a week [closed]

My system stop responding almost twice a week. following message is found in log, Apr 27 04:44:37 Helpdesk shutdown[29686]: shutting down for system halt Apr 27 04:44:39 Helpdesk modclusterd: ...
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CentOS 99% memory usage

for the past week my CentOS VPS has had 99% memory usage. [root@server ~]# free -m total used free shared buffers cached Mem: 2048 2032 15 ...
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Block Wordpress Updates by Server [migrated]

I've a server and I want to block all the Wordpress Sites Updates Notification (more than 150). I know there is a option in wp-config.php but I want to block all the updates. I put in hosts ...
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Fail2ban critical exception - does not block ips

I'm trying to get fail2ban running on CentOS7 (no SELinux) and it uses firewalld. My goal is to set it to ban Asterisk password fails. Setup was default yum install fail2ban Config-wise I ONLY added ...
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How to fix a failed package update in CentOS?

I have these problem when I want to update all packages: 1:php-eaccelerator-0.9.6.1-jason.4.x86_64 from utterramblings has depsolving problems Missing Dependency: php(zend-abi) = 20060613 is needed ...
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Route traffic through private IP for only certain hosts - CentOS 6.6

I am having a weird problem which I cant figure out - so I was hoping someone here could give me a hand. First off the end goal is that a specific server in my network runs an IPSEC connection to ...
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yum Error:rpmdb open failed [migrated]

I'm trying to run yum update and I'm running this error: rpmdb: PANIC: fatal region error detected; run recovery error: db3 error(-30974) from dbenv->open: DB_RUNRECOVERY: Fatal error, run ...
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WebApp won't compile in CentOS 7 server, but does compile in Windows

I am getting a "resource marked as read-only" error when I try to compile a war file on a CentOS 7 installation. But the same eclipse project does not throw any compilation error on Windows after I ...
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Library Dependency is different when checked via yum vs. rpm

I'm new here and am debugging something I've never seen before, so I'm hoping someone can show me where I'm going wrong. I've created a local yum repo for all my servers. The idea is to distribute ...
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CentOS Qemu+KVM lot of virtual machine processes

I am on host-machine with Centos 6.5, qemu+KVM and 2 virtual hosts in it (behind NAT). Both virtual hosts were configured with Virtual Machine Manager (one of them is with Windows 2003 and other with ...
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Update version of network manager

In shell on sever I see following error after launching several commands: Error: nmcli (1.0.0) and NetworkManager (0.9.9.1) versions don't match. Force execution using --nocheck, but the results are ...
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Is it possible for a cronjob to start before MySQL starts?

I am on CentOS 7, and if I put: * * * * * python script.py It works. If I put: @reboot python script.py Then it says it cannot connect to MySQL. If I run it from command line too, it works. ...
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CentOS 7: Write failed: Broken pipe on reboot

So I am trying to reboot on CentOS 7: $ sudo reboot Write failed: Broken pipe After I run the command, it waits 60 seconds for the timeout that is specified both on the server and client side, as ...
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Incomplete Page Loads in Apache and PHP

A client frequently loads our site on his iPhone and has troubles with incomplete page loads. I also sometimes on my laptop load up the home page and there's issues with our rotator due to an ...
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How I can Block all China to entry to my server [closed]

How I can Block China to entry to my server ? All China country ? By ipset and iptables I want by this to avoid DDOS attacks OS: CentOS 6.6 Thanks.
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CentOS 7 httpd /server-status limitations

I have got VPS (using CentOS 7 as my OS) and now I am configuring Munin (monitoring software). I ran into a little problem with Apache monitoring. Now I have got this cfg in my httpd.conf and ...
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How to open port for a specific IP address with firewall-cmd on CentOS?

I would like to open port 4567 for the IP address 1.2.3.4 with the firewall-cmd command on a CentOS 7.1 server. How can I achieve this, as the documentation I could find was too specific on this?
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xinetd port forwarding causes HttpServletRequest.getRemoteAddr() to always return 127.0.0.1

We're attempting to identify where specific requests are coming from inside our Java application. We have changed the log files to include the IP address and we're using ...
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Postfix and dovecot can not receive mail

I setup a mail server (with multiple virtual hosts) on a VPS. I used postfix, dovecot, postfixadmin, squirrel and mysql. I can send mail by squirrel, but can not receive any mail. This is my ...
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Can't push git updates & run Unix commands when connecting via SSH [migrated]

I have installed java 8 on my bluehost VPS. I have followed http://tecadmin.net/install-java-8-on-centos-rhel-and-fedora/ instructions . In order to add directories to PATH variable I have added ...
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LXC containers - Duplicate tty on Gentoo guest

I'm trying to run Gentoo inside LXC container on Centos 7 host machine. I have prepared the guest OS on another (Gentoo) machine by following this tutorial https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/LXC. On this ...
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systemctl throwing errors on start/enable after package instal [duplicate]

In the effort to lock down a new Centos box I am building I am installing iptables. I would like to be able to put this in a script so I can do this to other boxes but I am getting some odd errors ...
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What is Slab, SReclaimable and SUnreclaim? What does Slab solve and how does it behave under load?

I have a server with 32 gigabytes of ram, with htop reporting 29 gigs used, with 4 gigs of swap in use as well. cat /proc/meminfo returns around 13 gigabytes of memory listed as SReclaiable. What ...
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Centos internet sharing with dual WAN and subnet routing

Situation is like this: eth0 has internet access with VPN for 2 subnets 192.168.2.x nad 192.168.30.x eth1 has internet access eth2 is the one to be the connection to allow internet connection ...
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Centos 7 Apache 2.4 php_fpm 30 second timeout

I need to set execution timeout for Centos 7 Apache 2.4 php_fpm, but there seems to be a hard coded timeout somewhere in the Apache proxy. I see max_execution_time correctly set (to 300) in ...
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Where is WSGI installed on Centos?

I am getting a permissions issue when running django in daemon mode. Reading here https://code.google.com/p/modwsgi/wiki/ConfigurationIssues#Location_Of_UNIX_Sockets I think the solution is to ...
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NameVirtualHost *:80 and 443 has no VirtualHosts on centos

Since I added IPs to my server, I have a lot of issues when starting apache. I always have these errors below: [warn] NameVirtualHost *:443 has no VirtualHosts [warn] NameVirtualHost *:80 has no ...
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Can I allow root to su any other user? [closed]

I have this centos VPS with 5 accounts; then I enabled one user to ssh, disabled root login, and have shell disabled for every other user account.. Is to possible to permit root to su the other ones ...
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How can I allow users to reset their Linux user passwords from a web interface? [closed]

I am running SAS Visual Analytics on a cluster for my department. I want the users to be able to set and reset their own password for their user account. Users and Passwords for the application are ...
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How to add a partition to CentOS without losing data on it

we had a CentOS 6.4 server with two RAIDs. One RAID-1 and the other RAID-5 RAID-1 had multiple partitions with OS installed on it. RAID-5 had two partitions with some data on it. In order to ...
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Which Linux package contains the 'top' command?

Many of the common utilities in Linux either come packaged in util-linux from Linux Foundation or coreutils from GNU. The man page for top doesn't specify anything. I am using CentOS.
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CEPH's raw space usage

I can't understand ceph raw space usage. I have 14 HDD (14 OSD's) on 7 servers , 3TB each HDD ~ 42 TB raw space in total. ceph -s osdmap e4055: 14 osds: 14 up, 14 in pgmap v8073416: ...
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systemd Unit file for GitLab

I am currently writing a Puppet module to get GitLab running on CentOS 6/7. For the CentOS 7 install I need to write a systemd unit file to start the gitlab service (which is actually Unicorn & ...
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Apache shuts down unintentionally

I must say that I am not the guy that set up the server, but the poor sap tasked with finding out what is happening for the time being. I only have a rough knowledge about apache and linux, so ...
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Curious what server pam_pwdfile is in var/log/messages

I am getting tons of these messages in my /var/log/messages file Apr 16 06:58:20 server pam_pwdfile[7856]: couldn't open password file /etc/techproxy.shadow Apr 16 06:58:20 server pam_pwdfile[7863]: ...
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Website takes a long time to first byte [duplicate]

Recently, I migrated a joomla 2.5 site with K2 from a shared host to a dedicated web server with 1 GB of RAM and 8 CPU cores. My problem is now that the website loading is very slow, much slower than ...
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Remote packet capturing using fifo and dumpcap

I'm currently working on two linux servers where one server is running in 2.6.18-274.el5(Server A) and the second one in CentOS 7 (Server B). My requirement is to capture the packets of the network ...
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Dell r730 + Dell 12Gb SAS + Centos 7 + netvault 9.2 quantum superloader 3 not found

In the above configuration Netvault does not find the library attached to the sas controller. What driver should I see with lsmod for the SAS card? I have: ... mpt3sas 195379 0 ...
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CentOS 7 won't connect to external MySQL database. Database works from other servers

I have a new CentOS server set up, with Apache and php-fpm. The php application fails to connect to an external MySQL server. This server is reachable from other servers, the firewall on the database ...
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SFTP and SSH Logins [duplicate]

I've been doing my research and found some clues as to where I should be looking, but just can't quite get it perfect. I'm trying to create a new user, and allow them to have access to SFTP for file ...
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How to uninstall newly installed dependencies for a RPM package?

Is there an easy way to make a list of the dependencies a newly installed RPM package will install with yum? Example: If you do yum install ruby then it will also install some rubygems. But when I ...
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is there a way to determine what process has written a file? linux [duplicate]

The answer marked as duplicate is not related to my question which is very specific. I need to know if there is a command or information stored on linux about how a particular file was written please. ...
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Server ran out of HD room

A rogue script brought my centOS-based server to its knees and resulted in 0 bytes of HD room left. I since fixed the issue and everything seems to be running normally. So my question is, what ...
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Converting Bro IDS output to CSV

I have Bro-IDS currently operating under Centos 7. I need to convert the output to CSV format. The documentation that I have seen on this is not clear to me. Has anyone done this successfully? I have ...
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Cannot Access remote CentOS machine using VNC

I am trying to connect to a remote CentOs machine through VNC to get a graphical display. I have followed the steps mentioned in https://www.howtoforge.com/vnc-server-installation-centos-6.5 to ...
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MySQL PID Errors

While attempting to change the MySQL server timezone to CDT to match the Centos sytem time, something has messed up. I edited the my.conf in /etc/ in vim logged in to SSH as root, and saved it. On ...
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100% CPU usage on my CentOS VPS

I have a 512 MB VPS and hosting 2 WordPress websites on this CentOS server. I have installed apache + mysql + PHP + fast cgi on this server. Everything was working great from last 6 months. I have 500 ...
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unable to update php version to 5.5 on centos

i want to update php version centos via ssh , i ran "yum update" command on server but it did not update php version, how can i do it . Please guide. My centos version is 6.6