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Change instruction for apache config for linux into config for windows

I was given a tutorial on setting up apache2 and php to work with a java CMS called liferay. the problem is that the instructions were written for linux. Can someone help me change these to work with ...
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How come my attempts to enable SOAP for PHP on my mac are not working?

I'm running a PHP site on my local MacBook Pro, which requires Soap. I went to /usr/local/src/php-5.2.11/ext/soap, and ran "make install". It completed successfully. I went to the ...
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Could anyone give me some suggestion about configure secure audit system

I'm new about configure audit system. And I have some tasks such as configure audit system to audit failed attempts to access files and programs. configure audit system to audit files and programs ...
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NGINX: dynamic locations stored in DB

Is there a possibility to store nginx locations in DB instead of the config to serve them dynamically? The task is to create dynamic URLs for video files based on user's IP and video ID. The idea ...
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What happens to active connection on a “samba restart”?

We've a problem with the following behavior of samba: "(from man) Reloading the configuration file will not affect connections to any service that is already established. Either the user will have to ...
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Lighttpd Virtual Host Error

gah, I just noticed, the lighttpd config is somehow corrupted. It was literally working fine 3 hours ago. Starting lighttpd: Undefined config variable: var.home_dir 2010-08-29 17:29:31: ...
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Permissions issue with SQL Server 2008 Express

I think this falls into the category of 'never ask a developer to do a server administrator's job'. I'm a developer writing a couple of ASP.NET MVC 2 sites. I've attempted to use the ASP.NET ...
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Fallback website domain IP configuration

I want to know whether it is possible to configure website DNS (In Godaddy) to use two IP address. If the first one does not work, it has to take the second one. I want to setup my Blog, email ...
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Do you know of a global configuration system?

The company I work for operates a 3 tier global system. The software is installed on each of the sites, and communicates across a WAN. The system is install on Windows Server 2003. At the moment the ...
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Configuring and installing VS package management

Let's take Ettercap (Can be any software) and configure it: sudo -c "./configure --prefix=/usr/local/ettercap" An error arises: checking for libpcap... no Is Libpcap missing ? NO ! Ettercap ...
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listen on a specific ip at windows 2008 web terminal services

I have a Windows 2008 Web Edition server with several IPs. In order to improve security I want to expose only one IP for public services, and use another IP for the administrative ports. That said, ...
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Apache redirect and set cache headers?

Doing a redirect in Apache is easy (mod_alias): RedirectMatch ^.*$ http://portal.example.com/ Setting cache headers is equally easy: Header set Cache-Control max-age=0 Header set Expires "Thu, 01 ...
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Understanding exim configuration files

So, I want to understand what's going on with this Exim configuration directory. In /etc/exim4, there's: * exim4.conf.template * update-exim4.conf.conf * conf.d The conf.d has a mess of ...
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Sync AD and Exchange Users

I'm trying to setup Exchange so that it will create mailboxes for each AD user, when I go into Exchange and tell it to create a mailbox it removes the user account from AD and I can no longer manage ...
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Is there a etckeeper equivalent for Windows? AKA Windows config revision-control

I want to make a central config file repository so that I can have the changes to any config under revision control (Mercurial). This will include some GNU/Linux boxes (which will use etckeeper), the ...
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How to config Apache2 to allow multiple simultaneous connections from same IP address?

By default, Apache2 seems to allow only 1 connection per IP address. How do I configure Apache2 to allow multiple simultaneous connections from the same IP address? Here is my situation: a web app ...
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Message Queueing broken - Configuration MMC is missing now too

Help! I have a Windows Server 2003 partition that was running yesterday with no problems. It has the message queueing component installed, and I had four private message queues in it. I did some ...
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TinyProxy: blank screen

I'm trying to serve some pages via TinyProxy. When I change my Firefox proxy settings to: localhost:8888 (yes, I'm using a tunnel), all I get is a white screen? When I comment out the line: Listen ...
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DNSmasq configuration woes, how to make DHCP names served out of DNS entries

My DNSmasq configuration is as follows: dhcp-range=private,192.168.128.100,192.168.128.200 dhcp-range=public,192.168.129.100,192.168.129.200 dhcp-option=private,option:router,192.168.128.1 ...
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An IIS web site uses the “default document” list from another web site

We have an IIS 6 on Windows 2008. We have multiple web sites on this server. Two of those sites have the same physical path. - One should have the Default.aspx page as default document ; - The other ...
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to uninstall or to disable Windows service/component?

Windows XP Pro SP3 I can disable, for ex., RIP Listener in services.msc... Or I can unistall it in ControlPanel --> Add Or Remove Programs --> Windows Components ---> Networking Services --> ...
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Ubuntu guest on vmware esxi multiple nic network config

I am trying to get several ip addresses to be attached to a virtual server running ubuntu 10.04 on vmware esxi. using esxi i have assigned it 10 virtual nic's which are all connected to the same ...
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when to use IPSec in Windows AD domain?

As I understood the joined to Windows AD computers are always securely identified/authenticated before DC (using automatically changed computer accounts passwords). Now, I read (in non-English ...
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FreeBSD 8.0 upgraded from 7.2 won't configure network interface from rc.conf

Prior to upgrade, the network interfaces were configured with brex_ifconfig statements in rc.conf. After upgrade, this fails. If I log in locally, and do ifconfig from the command line, and then ...
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PHP cPanel: Is there a way to change my upload_max_filesize in cPanel (without access to php.ini)? [closed]

i would like to be able to upload files larger than 64M. locally, i could set my php.ini file, but it looks like cPanel does not allow that, and rightfully so. i read that ini_set does not work for ...
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How I can upload an oracle ddl file of 15M

I have a file of 15 mb and i need run the sql of that file in oracle, but when I try load the file, I have a error: The file exceeds the maxim limit When I can change that limit or how I can run ...
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Is it possible to use one haproxy process to load-balance more than one protocol/port?

I've got haproxy to work for us. But right now there are two haproxy processes running. One for HTTP and the other for TCP (RTMP). I've tried to configure both proxies in one configuration file but ...
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ubuntu network interfaces config

I had many ip-s routed to my dedicated server. Interfaces file look like this auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address xx.xx.xx.xx netmask 255.255.255.xx gateway ...
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Does order of servers in nginx config matter?

I have a custom tool which generates a part of nginx config in the following form, for example: upstream backend { ip_hash; server server1:8080; server server2:8080; server localhost:8080 ...
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Ideal server for web application, database and email hosting

Hoping for your thoughts and insights regarding a new server config. Currently, we're running everything on one server, which seems to run fine. No complaints of speed issues. This includes, ...
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Problem setting up Sendmail's SMTP authentification - doesn't accept login

I have no idea what's wrong with this, but for some reason I can't get my email program (Thunderbird) to send mail via Sendmail. There seems to be virtually no help on the subject on the web. Here's ...
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unable to connect to PostgreSQL 8.4 on Ubuntu 10.04 server

I installed postgresql 8.4.x on Ubuntu server 10.04 on x386 box. I also did the following steps edited /etc/postgresql/8.4/main/postgresql.conf and added the following lines listen_addresses = ‘*’ ...
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Best server for me? Nginx/Apache/LightHttpd

I need to setup my new dedicated server (Intel Atom E220 1.6 Ghz ONE CORE, 2 GB RAM) And my website is not a usual one. It has many concurrent processes(php) that's because some php request take over ...
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Trying to use one $INCLUDE file for several zone files

This used to work but it has been a while. I have a number of zone files and all of these domains use the same mail server as well as web server. I am trying to use an include file to load these ...
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Virtualmin email configuration

Can someone hep me with virtualmin email configuration? Or show me some tutorial? I never get email. I can send them from usermin panel, but not get them. I tried by this tutorial: ...
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Making an apache module work only for a particular sub domain

I am not a regular webmaster , I am a student working on an internship project which is an Apache2 module, so my knowledge of Apache configuration is limited. I want to configure my module for a ...
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How can I edit Yaws config file on Windows?

I have installed Yaws webserver on my Windows Vista machine. Now I want to edit yaws.conf so that the server listen to another port instead of the default 8080. But when I'm editing the file in a ...
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Post-Installation Checklist for Windows Server 2008

I'm curious to know what folks standard post-installation checklist looks like for Windows Server 2008. I'm creating a virtual instance of 2k8 to use a base for other VMs in our test environment, so I ...
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Configuration Error: Could not load Authentication extension

I messed up my SSRS2008 Express' configuration I'm afraid. I tried to enable anonymous access, using different methods I found on the net, so users would be able to just open the (non-IE) browser ...
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sqlite and php enabling

I have a fresh install of fedora 12 and am trying to get php and sqlite working I installed php through: yum install php php-devel php-pdo and restarted apache. Php pages are working just fine but ...
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MySQL goes away when traffic volume spikes

I have 2 servers running 1 website. Server #1 is dedicated to Apache, serving the website files to the Internet. Server #2 is dedicated to MySQL, serving the database to the Server #1. Gigabit ...
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output MOSS 2010 configuration for documentation purposes

When writing documentations about a system I usually can use the sysinfo command on the command line to output most configurations and Hardware Specs. This saves a lot of time and makes the job of ...
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Manage dotfiles/configuration and ~/bin/-scripts for sets of servers

I have a few git repositories containing my config files and scripts that I use. Of course I don't use all scripts on all machines that I have access to, e.g. no music related scripts and configs on ...
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Automatically adding comments to snmpd.conf

I have a snmpd.conf which looks like this. I would like the comments to auto-fill i.e. make the file human readable with explanations. If it were one file, I could have done copy/paste from default ...
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Apache treating files with “.var[.]” in their names as type-maps

So today at work I ran into a strange problem. An application I was writing had a JavaScript file named form.sales.var.js, placed in the same directory as other JS files. However, when the browser ...
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IPTables not blocking an IP address

I am having a problem with comment spammers. Well at least I think I am. I am running CentOS and my Apache webserver keeps maxing out on RAM and then becomes unresponsive and crashes. If I run the ...
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How to best implement multi-os desktop provisioning?

In our offices we use an Ubuntu 10.04 LTS server, and are building a little (8 seats + 1 teacher seat) teaching room. We'd like to implement fast & easy provisioning of the desktops operating ...
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How do I get SQL Server (2005) to use all ram?

How do I get SQL Server (2005) to use all ram? (when upgrading ram after SQL Server installation, 16->32gb). Total DB size are 50gb. ram usage grows and stops at 15.5gb. Thanks.
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multiple port-based apache vhosts on osx 10.6 not resolving properly

I have a few local versions of development websites on my local mac, and want to provide access to them from a browser through vhosts, as well as using the live (web) versions from time to time. I ...
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Do I need to enable TLS support for postfix?

I need to send out notifications from my web-app and I've setup postfix as a null client on my server. So in my /etc/postfix/master.cf I have commented out the lines #smtp inet n - ...