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Why is 14 characters the maximum length for the nginx server_name directive?

I have the following virtual host server { server_name abc.example.com; root /var/www/test/; index index.html; } When running nginx -s reload I get the following error: nginx: [emerg] ...
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Set TMG Report Server via a script

I'm using VBScript to configure TMG on a server load. There appears to be no way to set the Report Server via scripting. I've looked at the FPCRoot object and FPCReports object with no clear way to ...
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postfix error looking up passwd info (catch-all)

In postfix I'm trying to setup a catch-all address for unknown local accounts. Any mail that can be delivered to a local user should be delivered to their local mailbox (and respect any aliases in ...
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ntpd keeps adding local servers while being told not to

I'm configuring ntp inside a corporate network. I've done restrict default ignore restrict -6 default ignore and listed servers explicitly (I'm using public servers from pool.ntp.org). I also ...
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vsftpd disregards changes to config file

I have vsftpd version 3.0.2 installed on an up-to-date Arch Linux system. I can access and use the server successfully over my local network, but it does not work over the Internet: After logging in, ...
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iis app pool set credentials not working for specific network account

I am trying to set app pool credentials for a speccific domain account for an ASP.net MVC project on iis 7.5 on a Windows 7 enterprise server. I am using .Net version 4 and I believe this is set ...
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Bugzilla 4.4.6 cannot save configuration settings

I've succesfully installed Bugzila 4.4.6 on Ubuntu Server 14 LTS, but then I get following message: Welcome, Marko Frelih . You are seeing this page because some of the core parameters have ...
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Apache mod_rewrite rules aren't triggering?

I have an archive of the Twitch Plays Pokemon Reddit updates on my server (http://flarn2006.dyndns.org/tppupdates/). Some of them include links of the format "/u/username", which is valid on Reddit, ...
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Apache process growing despite limiting MaxRequestsPerChild

Server Version: Apache/2.2.27 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.2.27 OpenSSL/1.0.1e-fips DAV/2 mod_bwlimited/1.4 PHP/5.4.27 mod_perl/2.0.6 Perl/v5.8.8 CENTOS 6.6 PHP handler - DSO The server is running with prefork ...
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Can you use Git to track changes to VirtualBox disk?

Can you track changes to a VirtualBox disk using a VCS like Git? If not what is a good way to use version control to track changes while configuring virtual servers. **I understand that git doesn't ...
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Nginx proxy to Go dramatically reduces performance

I just finished coding up a small Go script listening with the Go http package. I wanted to put nginx in front of it (I need to serve static files in a subdir as well), but noticed that req/sec and ...
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Assign multiple IP and Gateway in Ubuntu Server

I'm trying to find an option to add/assign multiple IP addresses and Gateways to the Ubuntu Server. The reason behind is, I want to access devices from two different networks. For instance I may want ...
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RHEL sends mail as myhost.localdomain but I don't want the localdomain suffix/FQDN

I have several machines that used to run Ubuntu 10.04. The OS were changed to RHEL7. After the change, programs like cron and mail send mail as myuser@myhost.localdomain whereas on Ubuntu it was ...
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nginx - deny all *.php requests except index.php for security reasons

os: CentOS 7 nginx: 1.6.2 httpd: apache 2.4.6 cms: Drupal 7 After my server was compromised I removed all from server, reinstalled OS and soft, and restored data from backup. Now I configure all ...
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saltstack configuration “No Top file or external nodes data matches found”

A very similar version of this question is asked here , but it's completely different since the person had their top file in the wrong directory. I have 3 projects, that I'll call project1, ...
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How would you add a share to smb.conf via a script?

I'd like to script adding a share to a smb.conf file. My current script just appends it to the end of the file, but that's not ideal. I'd rather have something that will add a new share if it doesn't ...
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WDS “Configure Server” fails. “Share name is already in use on this server”

I had WDS installed on this particular server (running Server 2012 Standard), removed it for various reasons, and am now trying to reinstall it. When I go through the initial configuration process for ...
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Can we provide an stack of IP's to the Open Vswitch to pick the IP?

I have started learning virtualization using KVM hypervisor and trying to set-up virtual cluster on the host machine.However from the tutorials on the internet states that the VM connected to OVS ...
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DNS or Virtual host issue to open abc.com and www.abc.com

I'm facing issue with Linux VPS. Whenever I'm clicking xyz.com, it is working fine. Whenever I'm trying to click www.xyz.com, it is opening firstly configured website on virtual host. I configured ...
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docker containers in a CI pipeline process

I am trying to integrate docker containers in my simple CI pipeline for deploying a webapp. I have 3 containers with nginx, tomcat and mysql. I understood the basics of how to create these ...
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Modify config file settings from bash [closed]

I need to modify a config file from a bash script, changing the values of particular settings. I need to make the change using common Linux tools (sed/awk/tr/etc.). The config file can have ...
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Apache mod_rewrite - redirect all traffic to another domain, except in 5 folders

We are gradually moving a clients site to a new system & domain name. In the meantime we need both sites live - but sharing bits of the same domain. I have now pointed the primary domain to the ...
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how to config apache2 and ubuntu server for my website

I have apache2 installed in ubuntu server and in local network its work but, when I try to connect from external network I have this error: Internet could not load the webpage because ...
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Postfix illegal address syntax

My postfix install is set up to forward all email going to example.com to my other mail server at mail.example.net. This works fine for all addresses except !@example.com -- the example.com server ...
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Is it possible to create something along the lines of an odbc.d directory?

Many servers such as nginx, Apache httpd, as well as other services and tools like yum, supervisord, cron, etc allow you to place configuration files in a directory and add, remove, and change ...
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How do I disable SSLv3 support in Apache Tomcat?

I am trying to reconfigure my Apache Tomcat server to only use TLSv1. However, it is still falling back to SSLv3 using certain browsers. I setup the <connector> tag with the following settings: ...
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Disable windows file shares without losing share config

Background We're currently upgrading an old app from running on Windows Server 2003 to running it on Windows Server 2012. Users and other systems communicate with this system via HTTP (i.e. users ...
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Apache HTTP server STIG rule

I am new to setting up Apache HTTP and have to STIG the Apache HTTP 2.2 I have running. (http://iase.disa.mil/stigs/app-security/web-servers/Pages/index.aspx). For one of the rules it says the ...
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Nagios Configuration error: “Unexpected token or statement in file” during Pre-flight check

I'm using Nagios 3.2.3 on CentOS 6.5. Everything during install and make went smoothly. I transferred over my conf files, made the appropriate changes, and did a pre-flight test against my nagios.cfg ...
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bind9 reverse zone dns config error - CNAME

i am trying to set up a reverse zone for my bind dns server, under the subnet 192.168.0.65/29 my zone datafile looks like this: @ IN SOA server.example.com. server.example.com. ...
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Exim 4 route all but one user to alternate smtp

We are migrating our mail server away from EXIM and are struggling with emails generated on the host server such as webforms and system messages, as they are not being delivered to the new host. I'm ...
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How to find the --configure string once the software has been installed and the source code is still laying around? [closed]

Here's a typical scenario - you install software from source, spend an hour figuring out the configure options, and finally run: ./configure --prefix=/a/b/c --with-X --with-Y=/usr/local/Y/lib \ ...
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Apache2: Allow directory indexing, but restrict file access by type

I need to configure my Apache2 server (version 2.2.22) such that I allow auto-indexing of the WWW root folder and its sub-directories, but restrict access (i.e. restrict download) to just a set of ...
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Nginx : rewrite request for 'p.test-prd.com.local' to 'www.test.com'

For various reasons, we follow an internal DNS scheme where the internal test site for 'www.test.com' would be 'p.test-tst.com.local'. I won't go into the details why we ended up with the scheme we're ...
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Where are zfs settings written?

On FreeBSD 10.0, when one creates zfs partitions and configures where they are mounted (permissions, etc.), where is this information stored? /etc/fstab is largely empty. i.e.: $ zfs mount ...
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rsyslog configuration syntax

I need to take several actions for some log messages. For example I want to log them to different files according to severity. Everything is ok if I use this: if $programname == 'myprog' ...
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How do I keep process running in the background, even after a machine reboot?

What is the way to keep some process running (web server, database and so on) in background, and be sure that in case of system reboot it will start immediately again? I'd like to have this feature ...
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apache server log format change

I edited the the httpd.conf to change the log format of apache 2.4 on my windows machine Specifically I edited and made the following changes: #LogFormat "%h %l %u %t \"%r\" %>s %b ...
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NGINX Configuration issue

I have a issue with my nginx configuration. The problem is that it always use the proxy conf it never use the beta.node365-p.se conf. I want that if the requested domain is beta.node365-p.se the ...
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Nginx Server Block Config

I'm having a problem with my nginx configuration. I have several virtual hosts on the same server. However, I'm attempting to add another virtual host, this one being an SSL website. The website ...
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How to get exim4's smtp and pop3/imap server name and settings?

I'm missing exim4 configuration file in /etc/exim/exim4.conf. dpkg-reconfigure exim4-config runs OK and sending/receiving emails is also OK. I just don't know where is the configuration saved. The ...
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Ensuring that a list of all puppet nodes with certain facts is current

I am using puppet to manage about a dozen nodes. One of the servers has a monitoring tool that requires a list of all the nodes and some basic specs. I want to utilize puppet to ensure that the list ...
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Theoretical hardware recommendation for low-latency infrastructure [closed]

I do algorithmic trading as a hobby, and I'm about to step up my game in terms of latency. I have two questions regarding appropriate hardware and database software. Question 1. Before I will ...
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Complex Nginx Vhost Config

I tried whole day to make an nginx vhost config to acomplish my needs but i make it wrong all the time. Here is what i need to do. I have a server in which i stream Movies & Live Streams. The ...
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Freshly installed Apache 2.4.10 is failing to construct Debian-style configuration layout in Debian

I'm on Debian 7. Just built 2.4.10 from source and I'm trying to get the Apache configuration to appear in /etc/apache2 in the typical Debian distro layout as described here; however, when I set the ...
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Squid separate access.log by http_port [closed]

I've AP 2 interface they're ip 192.168.200.1, 192.168.201.1 HTTP access from each interface i'm redirect it to difference squid port 192.168.200.0/24 ==> 192.168.200.1:3129 192.168.201.0/24 ...
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Do not proxy a request if location or directory match

Let's say that I want to proxy requests to proxytest.xxx.com through http://somedomain.com/ except http://proxytest.xxx.com/local/ and all files under /var/www/proxytest/somedir (2 distinct rules - ...
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Looking for tool to create server configuration [closed]

I'm looking for a tool that will help me to define some configuration for example in JSON file or something containing what to install and how to setup the whole environment like install nginx, ruby, ...
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NGINX Proxy Pass to NodeJS App: Returning 502 error

I'm trying to setup NGINX as the frontend of my NodeJS app, which is live on 127.0.0.1:3000, but i can't resolve this 502 error. NGINX is locally reachable at http://55.55.55.5/ or http://dev.example ...
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Tomcat Still Displaying :8080 after configuration changes [closed]

I looked around the site and tried to follow the recommendations. I specified that Tomcat use port 80, changed the connector listening port, and restarted the server each time. However, when I try to ...