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Creating a fallback error page for nginx when root directory does not exist

I have set up an any-domain config on my nginx server - to reduce the amount of work needed when I open a new site/domain. This config allows me to simply create a folder in /usr/share/nginx/sites/ ...
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lighttpd config and rewriting/disabling attempts to access favicon.ico

I've got lighttpd and apache working together on an app I'm building. lighty is serving out static content. However, each time a static asset is requested, I see a not found: favicon.ico message in ...
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How to copy IIS configuration from a server to another?

I have an already configured IIS on a Windows Server 2008 SP2. I would like to replicate the same configuration on a brand new IIS installed on another 2008 SP2 server. Of course the hostname and IP ...
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How do I troubleshoot a page not found error when configuring IIS6 Windows Server 2003? [Page Not Found]

I have configured IIS6 in my windows server 2003 with this link: http://www.simongibson.com/intranet/iis6/ After that I create a new web site inside Web Sites directory. Inside the physical path I ...
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Cisco 881 throughput/bandwidth issue

We have a dedicated 30Mb connection (up/down) from our ISP, but we can only seem to get 10Mb (up/down) from the router. Does anyone know what we're missing, or how we can tweak the settings on this ...
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How to know which disk partition is mysql and domain/php/web files is installed?

I want to ask what ssh command or any way I will know which disk partition is mysql and php is installed? Thanks.
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Tomcat's Index page showing on site when browsed by IP

I have a Tomcat 5.0.27-2 server (I know... old) and Apache 2.0.46-77 server running and serving apps up just fine currently. The problem we are experiencing is that if I navigate to ...
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ulimit -s not working on OSX Snow Leopard

I'm trying to raise the upper level of user processes on my machine. ulimit -s doesn't seem to do a thing: I've also tried launchctl limit with the same results. Don't know what else to do :S
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Postfix 554 <demo@demoslice.com>: Relay access denied

So i am trying to set postfix up and I am running into some problems.....here is my files vim /etc/postfix/main.cf relayhost = [smtp.gmail.com]:587 smtp_connection_cache_destinations = ...
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Managing nginx configurations

My goal is to be able to update my server configurations (eg, nginx) quickly and easily using version control (eg, git). One requirement I had in mind was to have the configurations stored inside the ...
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How to control which programs are viewable & accessible via Terminal Services?

I know I can control access to programs in Terminal Services (TS) via 'Software Restriction Policies.' But is there a way to show only the programs relevant (i.e. accessible) to the TS user -- ...
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How i can set an index with parameters under nginx?

under Apache I can set the index very easy. Like: DirectoryIndex index.php?parameter=xyz How can I set this in nginx? I had tried: index index.php?parameter=xyz but I get an 403 error.
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How do you clone a sharepoint 2010 front end server and then add the clone to the farm?

We have a SharePoint 2010 farm with one front-end server. This server is a VMWare virtual machine. Let's call it SERVER1. We want to add a new front-end server to this SP farm to enable load ...
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Can't successfully run Sharepoint Foundation 2010 first time configuration

I'm trying to run the non-GUI version of configuration wizard using power shell because I would like to set config and admin database names. GUI wizard doesn't give you all possible options for ...
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Windows - how to clone network connections entry to another machine

Let's assume we have two Windows XP computers with identical hardware configuration, including GPRS modem connected to COM1 serial port. On the first PC we add new modem device, set up gprs connection ...
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Pure-FTPd do not login via mysql

I've got server on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS. I need to install Pure-FTPd with MySQL authentication. I'm installed pure-FTPd by typing "apt-get install pure-ftpd-mysql". It was installed. So, there's my ...
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Windows DNS on SBS 2011: How to push Alternate DNS Server

are windows SBS is starting to go and when it does all the clients in our office loose dns settings and then as a result can not get out to the internet for services they need as a temporary measure ...
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Use NGINX to present local HTTP server?

I have a CCTV server running on a local IP address. When our staff want to login remotely they first need to connect via VPN to gain access. I would like to allow access without the need for a VPN but ...
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Cisco Archiving of Logs - Rebooting device resets file count but doesn't remove files

We are using the cisco IOS feature of configuration archiving and it has been very useful. One thing we are finding is that we have set the maximum file count to 14, which is fine. Except when we ...
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PHP - can't use function chroot

I've installed Debian 6.0.6 x86 on a VPC with the least possible software packages and when the installation completes I take a backup of the VPC and put it aside for later use. I have installed PHP ...
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puppet types query

I'm looking at a module for learning purposes. My understanding was that everything needs to be in a class or definition, however below the module has a definition in init.pp however after the ...
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Joomla & PHPBB3 blank upon server migration, admin panel and cPanel work

I did a cPanel move of a Joomla 1.5 website and a PHPBB3 forum from one server to another, and when the DNS changes kicked in all I see is a blank page. The administrator panel works without any ...
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fedora tomcat log file path

My log file is inside: kamil@localhost tomcat$ grep "logs/" ./* ./log4j.properties:log4j.appender.R.File=${catalina.home}/logs/tomcat.log my CATALINA_HOME is kamil@localhost tomcat$ sudo grep ...
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Recovering KVM domain configuration file

I undefined a domain that led to deletion of domain configuration file. However, the disk image that configuration was referring to still exists. I am wondering if it's possible to recover the deleted ...
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Does MSDaRT restore domain information?

It's a Windows XP Box. If I run the system restore through MSDaRT, will the domain information will be restored? Say, if user left the domain, after the restore, user will be part of the domain ...
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What are good ways to stress-test machines in data center clusters?

We recently got a bunch of machines in data center and want to do stress testing for drive failures. How to stress test for drive failures. Are there any tools available? Are there any other ...
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How can I set up Trac to run on a webserver?

I'm setting up Trac for a project on a Windows Server 2003 which already has Apache2.2 and Virtual SVN already installed and in use. I managed to install Trac and run it on its in built stand alone ...
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Deleted files from /etc/exim4

I installed Exim4. But then I deleted it and purged it. Now a I want to reinstall it, but all config files are gone (in /etc/exim4). Can I recorver them?
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sendmail - custom /etc/resolv.conf and /etc/hosts files

Is it possible to configure sendmail to use the hosts and resolv.conf files other then the ones located in /etc/?
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How do you keep existing server configuration when migrating from different dedicated server hosts?

I am trying to migrate from my old server (Server 1) from provider 1 to a new server (Server B) at provider 2, keeping the process as seamless as possible. One of the first things I noticed in the ...
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404 error while trying to access on 443 port

I'm trying to access my site on the dev box via https and I'm getting a 404 - 443 is configured correctly - this is a 2008 r2 box with iis 6.1. application runs fine on local box - where should I ...
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Simple MySQL query locking up until database restart

I have a very simple query that runs in 216ms on my development machine but was taking more than 45 seconds on my production server, that is, until I restarted MySQL there: UPDATE `forum_categories` ...
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Shared configuration for Eclipse on Debian server

I've manually installed the latest Eclipse on our debian server and wanted to configure it so all users share the same configuration. It turned out less obvious than I thought: I don't seem to be able ...
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Passing request from subUri to local server by NGinx

I can't find a mistake in my NGinx config. I have a website launched on http://local_ip:8079 and need to make it accesible by outer usage by the url http://example.com/judge. So, page served localy at ...
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SQL Server 2008 services error on account

I installed SQL Server Enterprise, but can't get it to work. It is a stand alone, on a laptop for development purposes. No network is involved, no other users. The OS is windows 7. Now, I keep ...
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Apache2 MPM-prefork MPM-worker multiple instances on same Ubuntu host machine possible?

I have a live Apache2/MPM-Worker instance running Django. I want to also run an Apache2/MPM-prefork instance to run some Drupal6 applications on the same host machine and utilize a vast selection of ...
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configure IIS7 (forwarding web server) to insert a special header

How can I configure IIS7 (which is acting as a forwarding web server to another server) to insert a special HTTP request header before forwarding. I want this request header to have a custom name and ...
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Change server on sap client

I have a SAP business one 8.0 installed on my Windows server 2003. It uses sql-server express 2005 for the database. Then I installed the client on another PC. How do I configure the client so it can ...
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JBoss AS: use .xml files in the properties-service.xml

The properties service (configured in properties-service.xml) in JBoss application server lets you specify external .properties files that are loaded and can then be accessed as system properties from ...
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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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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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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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Windows Server 2003 Print the Server Configuration

Should be an easy question for you guys. In Windows Server 2008 it is possible to print or mail the whole server configuration. Is there also a function like this in Windows Server 2003?
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Protect all XML-RPC calls with HTTP basic auth but one

I set up a Django project for smartphone serving XML-RPC methods over HTTPS and using basic auth. All XML-RPC methods require username and password. I would like to implement a XML-RPC method to ...
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For IIS 7, do you know where to configure number of connections from application pool?

how do I configure connections in IIS7
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Web Applications under Apache Tomcat with multiple directory contexts

I have two webapps, prod-1.2.1.war and test-2.0.0.war. If I put these straight into the "tomcat/webapps"-folder, they'll get deployed as; hXXp://localhost/prod-1.2.1/ hXXp://localhost/test-2.0.0/ ...
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restoring a failed SBS 2000 box

I read a post where you had mentioned you have had a PERC card blow up on you in an SBS box... I've got a similar situation where one of my RAID drives failed and then the power supply failed before ...
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Redirect Certain Requests

I setup my linux server to be used as a DNS server. I'm trying to figure out how I can redirect requests to a certain URL. For example, site1.com is requested. The server takes the request, and ...
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Postfix rejecting to address

I'm trying to setup postfix on ubuntu. I only want to allow sending of email from local connections with no authentication. When I try to send emails I'm getting the following errors: 550 5.1.1 ...
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Apache config: Permissions, Directories and Locations

I'm trying to get my head around apache configuration to fix a problem I'm having but after a few hours I've decided to ask here. This is what I've got at the moment: DocumentRoot "/var/www/html" ...