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Cherokee force gzip compression for HTTP/1.0

I am using CloudFront with a Cherokee origin server for static files. Cherokee serves gzipped content for direct browser requests without any problem. But when CloudFront requests content, Cherokee ...
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Cherokee/WordPress links to media files are WRONG

I have a problem with WordPress links to media files. It is currently pointing to (which is wrong/won't work/nothing loads): http://mydomain.com/files/2012/10/image_4-1.png The correct URL is to ...
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WordPress MU Domain Mapping [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using Virtual Domains with WordPress and Cherokee Web Server I'm trying to configure domain mapping for WordPress with Cherokee and I came across a WordPress Plugin ...
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Using Virtual Domains with WordPress and Cherokee Web Server

I'm trying to configure WordPress to work with Cherokee Web Server. The multi-site set up in WordPress is yyy.com and uses 'sub-domains'. Thus, I have sites like aaa.yyy.com, bbb.yyy.com - they all ...
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Cherokee-like WebUI for nginx [closed]

Is there any nginx module that will provide Cherokee-like web administration panel? It will be very helpful to manage virtual servers and another stuff. I'm looking for it because I love nginx for ...
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Can't access the cherokee admin - stuck loading

Giving Cherokee a first spin to try it out so bare with me if that's a dumb question. I've installed it on a CentOS 6.3 VM through EPEL repo. If i open http://localhost in elinks (sorry no gui) I ...
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Avoiding 502 Bad gateway in a round robin webserver process restart

I have a load balancer/reverse proxy (either nginx or cherokee, does not matter which) deployed on my server and it points to multiple background webserver processes (either gunicorn or cherrypy, does ...
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Porting rewrite rule for Diaspora from Apache to Cherokee [closed]

I'm absolutely new to any kind of server administration and there shouldn't be any working part on my diaspora pod... but I can follow manuals! :) Please help me to leave facebook behind and become a ...
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debugging cherokee on arch linux

After installing cherokee on my arch linux instance, pacman -S python2 cherokee rrdtool I continued on to do some configuration via cherokee admin:- cherokee-admin -xb Hoping over to my browser, ...
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Configuring error.log on Centos 6.5 with Cherokee 1.2.101 running PHP site

I have a problem configuring error log for virtual host serving PHP web aplication on our internal network. I was hoping to get output similar to Apache's but I get output like this: {'type': ...
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504 and 502 with cherokee reverse proxy to php server

Im running Cherokee as a reverse proxy to a server running a php web application and am getting lots of 502 and 504 errors. The issues seems to only happen with image uploads but is not tied to a ...
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What am I (a beginner) losing, by choosing Cherokee over Apache for serving dynamic content?

I am a complete beginner and am planning to setup a photo sharing site. This is the setup I am planning, basically for a start - - Cherokee (instead of Apache) for serving dynamic content ...
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How to deploy some apps on the same domain under Cherokee?

I come from a Windows Server and there I had something like (in IIS): domain.com (with an asp.net mvc app) --- app1 (a virtual dir with another app) --- app2 (...) You get the idea. So if I put: ...
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A bunch of questions of permissions with a web server (Cherokee)

I'm new with Linux administration and I'm configuring a Cherokee Web Server. I'm using Archlinux so I have a http user that owns /srv/http. On the other hand I have a user called 'jesus' that is ...
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Which Is a Good Starting Point For Beginner? Apache, Nginx or Cherokee?

Any of these web server software i.e., Apache, Nginx and Cherokee is suitable for my website at the moment. And I am learning sysadmin to be able to manage my server (and not for a job). For a ...
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Nagios and Cherokee

I just changed from apache2 to cherokee, I am running nagios, but I can't seem to figure out how I can get the cherokee to make the nagios webinterface show up. Has anyone done this before and can ...
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Redirect WWW to non-WWW without using a separate virtual server in Cherokee

I'm using Cherokee webserver and I wish to redirect all requests to www.domain.com to domain.com without creating a separate virtual server to redirect requests. In the Host Match section, I've set ...
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Deploy multiple applications in Cherokee and distinguish them by port?

I am having an issue on deploying applications with Cherokee web server. The thing is I need to host various Django applications in the same machine and distinguish each one by ports (i.e. app1 in ...
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Insserv error installing cherokee on fresh Debian squeeze

Steps: 1) Installed Debian 6.0 i386 minimal 2) apt-get update, apt-get upgrade 3) apt-get install cherokee 4) the following error: https://gist.github.com/964452
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Cheroke URL rewrite rule

I'm looking to create a URL rewrite rule for Cherokee 1.2.2 web server where the URL is: http://example.com/pricing?remove=358&referer=cHJpY2luZw== and I would like: http://example.com/pricing ...
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Lightweight PHP-supporting webserver: Nginx, Cherokee, or Hiawatha?

Next month, I have to move my company's website from our current 3rd-party webhosting to our own cloud-based server. I want to use a lightweight webserver. The requirements are: PHP support HTTPS ...
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Cherokee & .HTAccess files

I believe that Cherokee does not support .htaccess files (which could be though of as a good thing in terms of speed). But, how do I do the things I used to do with .htaccess with Cherokee? Also, ...
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Cherokee port rewrite urls from .htaccess

I am tryging to port my htaccess rewrite rules to Cherokee. I already tried this. This works for me, but I can't seem to get the rule I am using working. The apache rule: RewriteRule ...
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Use Cherokee Instead of nginx in Front of Varnish to Get HTTP 1.1 Optimizations?

We have been running nginx -> uWSGI, and now we are evaluating putting Varnish as a caching layer between nginx and uWSGI (similar to http://www.heroku.com/how/architecture). But, nginx only supports ...
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Serving flowplayer from cherokee webserver

When I download flowplayer locally on my machine and open index.html, the example video runs fine, no problems. I have a linode running cherokee 1.2.2 with a basic 'List and Send' virtual server ...
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Configure Redirection Handler in Cherokee Server 0.99.39

I want to move my site from Apache to Cherokee. The install and basic configuration went very smoothly. However, I am having some difficulty with the URL rewriting configuration. For example, in my ...
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Why did cherokee-admin-launcher crash?

I'm trying out the Cherokee http server on a seemingly fine machine. Following simple set-up instructions, I tried running cherokee-admin-launcher but it printed error messages and hung up. Ctrl-C ...
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Fastest web server for serving static content

I'm optimizing our system for some faster static content delivery, and was wondering if anyone has any proper experience with the fastest web servers out there for such a purpose. From the three main ...
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How to track/find long running processes using Django?

I'm using Cherokee(uwsgi) with Django and my timeouts are ridiculous(according to Cherokee). How can I track down what pages are causing these timeouts?
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Password protect web directory with htpasswd on Cherokee

I have a directory on my Cherokee webserver that I am trying to password protect so that when I try to enter it from a web browser, I get a pop up demanding username and password. Needless to say I ...
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Cherokee web server on Ubuntu Lucid

I've been trying to find some decent tutorials on how to set up a recent release of Cherokee webserver on Ubuntu (or equivalent Linux distros) which outline how to setup the webserver, mysql, ...
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How to serve pages through multiple frameworks/template engines efficiently

I would like to render a file that has both PHP tags and Web2Py tags mixed together. To do this, I would like the web server to pass the file through Web2Py, then PHP. I found a method to call PHP ...
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Why does everybody mentions Apache/NGINX/Lighttpd… but not YAWS [closed]

I see a lot of comparisons between Apache, NGINX, Lighttpd, Cherokee ... but never a comparison with the YAWS webserver written in Erlang. Maybe there is a reason for this? Or maybe YAWS deservers ...
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I'm an NGINX user, should I move to Cherokee?

I use NGINX on my server as WWW server. Now, I've seen Cherokee being used on some pages, such as university websites. Is it advisable to use it, when I have dynamic content (some of it in PHP, some ...
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Nginx rewrite rule equivalent to Apache version

I'm using the PHPThumb script to resize image in a little slider/carousel on my blog, www.muylinux.com. I've completed the migration from Cherokee (we had problems with this webserver) to Nginx, but ...
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Deploying a small Rails app - suggestions?

We've been working on a smallish Ruby On Rails (ruby 1.8, rails 3.0.1) system for our school finals project; during development, we've been testing on a mix of our development machines and a linux ...
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Cherokee high virtual memory usage even after disabling I/O Cache

I've Ubuntu 10.04LTS 64-bit running on a openvz container and Cherokee 1.0.8 compiled from source. The virtual memory usage of cherokee-worker is around 430 MB even after disabling I/O cache from ...
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Cherokee : force http over to https error

I'm trying to get Cherokee to force all http:// over to https:// for one of my virtual servers. Right now I've used the configuration suggested at the cookbook. Here is the part in the ...
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CHROOTED Cherokee Web Server

Is it necessary to CHROOT the Cherokee Webserver (It runs as a user with no shell and restricted priveleges). How do I go about finding the requirements of Cherokee (for putting it in a chroot jail) ...
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VPS eating up too much memory

I have installed CentOS 5.5 minimal on my VPS. Then I installed mysql (yum mysql mysql-server) and started as a service (service mysqld start) After that I installed PHP (yum install php). And finally ...
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How to fix “Segfault in Cherokee”?

I keep getting the following in my mail. The Cherokee 'panic action' script, /usr/bin/cherokee-panic, was called for pid <number> (). This means there was a problem with the program, such as a ...
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Best Linux distro for Cherokee? [closed]

I want to use Cherokee for my PHP-centered site...what distro would best for that?
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Cannot set Cherokee FastCGI to Mono

I used this as information source: /usr/bin/fastcgi-mono-server2 --socket=tcp --address=127.0.0.1 --port=39893 --applications=/:/var/www Put extension to *.aspx and made one index.aspx file in ...
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Configure uWSGI (+cherokee) to run as a specified user?

I have a cherokee serving django app using uWSGI. I want the uwsgi process user and group to be specified by me - how do I do this? (now uwsgi runs as 'www-data' user)
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How to setup a django site with Cherokee, DynDNS and virtual_env?

I have a django project running with the dev server, and would like to try run it in a production environment. I wanted to try Cherokee for a change, so I installed it. We don't have a domain name ...
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How to port Apache rewrite rules to cherokee?

I'm pretty new to cherokee, it's great and pretty straight forward except URL Rewrites. Is there a straight forward guide to it? Let me know. Also how would I port this: RewriteEngine on RewriteCond ...
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Cherokee rule for 301 redirect

I am moving from Apache to Cherokee for some trials I want to do the redirect in cherokee that i do for Apache: # Redirect to the WWW canonical name RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ...
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Is there any way to make cherokee server portable?

I develop on different machines. I use MAMP, I have it installed on my dropbox folder and created symbolic links to the applications folder. That way if I work one day on my desktop and make changes ...
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Problems Running Cherokee Web Server Admin - config_reader.c:249 - Parsing error

I'm running Cherokee web server 0.99.30 on (Ubuntu Hardy) and I have been having some issues getting the admin to run property. When I run sudo cherokee-admin -b Login: User: admin ...
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SVN served via Cherokee

Short question: There's a mod_svn for Apache. but is there a similar way to get SVN access via Cherokee? If yes, how? I couldn't find any information on this