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MSSQL configuration by PowerShell - What am I missing?

I want to configure certain MSSQL server settings using PowerShell scripts. (OS is Windows Server 2012 R2, MSSQL is 2014. PowerShell was invoked as sqlps.) For instance, I want to enable/disable a ...
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Nginx phpmyadmin redirecting to / instead of /phpmyadmin upon login

I am having issues with my phpmyadmin on my nginx install. When I enter <ServerIP>/phpmyadmin and logs in, I get redirected to <ServerIP>/index.php?<tokenstuff> instead of <...
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How do I troubleshoot a page not found error when configuring IIS6 Windows Server 2003?

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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phpinfo.php is not showing extra folder for additional PHP configuration files

My phpinfo.php is not showing extra folder for additional PHP configuration files. I am running Apache v2.4.4(with PHP DSO) and PHP v5.4.14 on CentOS v6.3 32-bit. Apache and PHP installations are ...
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Windows 2012 Core - IIS8 - Shared Configuration

I'm trying to setup windows 2012, IIS8 shared configuration. That is two IIS servers share the same configuration file which is stored on a network share. I've setup a share and granted userA "full ...
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Nginx redirects: enforce subdomain and SSL

There are a lot of questions on ServerFault that cover parts of this question, but I'm having a hard time piecing them together. I have a fresh nginx server with a Wildcard SSL cert installed. All ...
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Like visudo but for XML? [on hold]

What do you want to know, exactly? Is there a simple tool which you can call on a filename which: attempts to flock the file you want to edit (and lets you know if that failed, and when the lock ...
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Fujitsu server memory modules - registered ECC, but still won't POST

I have a Fujitsu TX150 S7, for which I want to upgrade the memory. I thought that would be simple enough, but apparently that is not so. The manual for that server states the following: Memory slots:...
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Moving Zend Framework 2 from apache to nginx

I would like to move site that uses Zend Framework 2 from Apache to Nginx. The problem is that site have 6 modules, and apache handles it by aliases defined in httpd-vhosts.conf, #httpd-vhosts.conf &...
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Is there a way to check if my Virtual Memory Paging is “System Managed”

For one of our applications, we need to configure virtual memory on a Windows Machine to be system Managed. This can be done manually under System Properties -> Performance (Settings...) -> ...
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How do you list all the files managed by `puppet`?

I need to make some changes to a system but I am not sure if the changes I make are managed by puppet or not. So I want to check to see if puppet is managing the files I wish to change. How do you ...
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Is there a faster alternative to systeminfo.exe on Windows?

I'm using systeminfo.exe from my application diagnostics module to obtain computer hardware configuration. But systeminfo may take dozen of seconds to complete. Is there an alternative built-in tool ...
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How to migrate LDAP (database,schema,configuration) to other machine

I'm using openldap 2.4.40, and i need to migrate my existing ldap database, configuration, and schema (basically everything ldap server related) to a new machine. the problem is, I use cn=config ...
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Apache configurations for php “AddType text/html php” or “AddType application/x-httpd-php php .php”

I am taking over an application server and discover that it contain the following settings: AddType text/html php Although it works, but my understanding is that it should set as following: ...
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Cannot access to any port of Azure VM except RD (3389)

I have a new Windows Server 2012 Azure Virtual Machine. Everything works fine through RD until I try to access from outside. I cannot access SQL Server service (I gave up after 1 hour of trying ...
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nginx is ignoring upstream

I'm running nginx on centos 7, and /etc/nginx/nginx.conf includes a directive to include all configuration files from conf.d. I have a single myapp.conf file there with an upstream listening on a ...
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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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Elastic Beanstalk S3 access via .ebextensions

I have a simple file in my .ebextensions folder: 00-myconfig.config Resources: AWSEBAutoScalingGroup: Metadata: AWS::CloudFormation::Authentication: S3Access: ...
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Dedicating Network Adapters [closed]

I am looking for some clear instructions (a blog or something similar) on how one would go about setting up a dual network adapter in such a way so that: One network adapter is used for user traffic....
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Nginx closing connection

I recently set-up a staging server for our company. On it we run our rails applications & php websites and recently one of my https sites isn't working anymore. I have one configuration template ...
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Reverse Proxy with Dynamic Ports

I have a silly web application that I have to run for our organization. I say its silly because it behaves in the following manner: Customized web server listens on port 80. User goes to login page ...
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Unable to set domain to the server

I couldn't solve this problem with other OS or webservers or domains. but if you want to know, I have centos7 Linux 4us.ir 3.10.0-327.22.2.el7.x86_64 #1 SMP Thu Jun 23 17:05:11 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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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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Can't setup 3 nodes MongoDB recplica set

I just follow instructions in MongoDB document Replica Sets - Basics to setup a 3-node Replica set. Everything goes fine when I do the initiate and add first node in the primary. [foo@host-a ...
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Reloading PostgreSQL after configuration changes

I've made some changes to pg_hba.conf and I want them to take affect. I've found several places where people say that I can tell PostgreSQL to reload, but there are several different techniques listed,...
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nginx keeps answering with the 'default nginx site' despite it being removed from config

I was hoping someone could help me with this strange problem. On a 'clean' server install, I have the following "website.com" and nginx configs, yet if you try to go to the http version of www....
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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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NGINX Reverse Proxy, Config Video(MJPG) Stream to use a single connection to the Backend Server

I have a question/problem weather it is possible to configure a NGINX Reverse Proxy so that it does not Proxy every Request of a Video Stream to the Backend Server, instead Opening a Single Connection ...
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exim4 checking client certificates always invalid

My exim server is configured to ask for a client certificates when a connection is made. I set up an ACL (at rcpt stage) to log or add a header resp. of the outcome of the certificate check: warn ...
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Trust certificate for OCSP, but not for client certs?

According to the nginx docs, you can specify certificates to be trusted for both OCSP response and client certificate verification: ssl_trusted_certificate / ssl_client_certificate Specifies ...
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Setting a different cache header per site-section in nginx

For different website sections we use different caching headers. For example: the /wp-admin section shouldn't be cached at all, and the /blog section only for 4 hours instead of the default 2 days. ...
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Microcaching with nginx reverse proxy for gunicorn upstream webserver (Django application)

I need help in setting up a microcaching config for my nginx reverse proxy server. I have rudimentary webserver knowledge - enough to get me started on a vanilla setup (with quite a few missteps!). So ...
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Centos MySQL optimization 4gb ram

I am using Centos 6 64bit on vps with 4gb ram. 1 wordpress website and 2 wallpapers script websites. Wordrpess have 10k visits daily. Site is slow. My.cnf # Example mysql config file for large ...
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New CentOS 7 server - Sending mail from a PHP application

Apologies for the newbie question but i'm hoping someone can provide me with some help/steps. I am in the process of migrating a website from a managed shared hosting account online to a new CentOS 7 ...
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Using an Ansible Do-Until loop to manage outdated directories

I have a directory that will have a series of subdirectories added to it, and I want to maintain only the most recent 5. Here are the two tasks that I think should accomplish this: - name: Get ...
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Adding a directory to $PATH in CentOS?

We just got our new server(s) up and we're running CentOS on them all. After successfully installing Ruby Enterprise Edition, I would now like to add the REE /bin (located at /usr/lib/ruby-enterprise/...
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Using ansible to add users' public keys to one user's authorized_keys file

Trying to add two people's Github public keys to a user's authorized users file. I am able to successfully retrieve the SSH keys: --- - hosts: 127.0.0.1 connection: local vars: my_users: ...
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exclude IP from nginx access log

How to exclude some IP address from access log? This is my config: server { listen 443 ssl; [...] access_log /var/www/web/log/access.log; error_log /var/www/web/log/error.log; location / { ...
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Configuring Jetty as a service - how?

As I'm using Debian, and as the packages in the package manager aren't quite up-to-date, I'm forced to do a manual installation. I downloaded the latest version as a .tar.gz file, and extracted it to ...
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Jsp on Tomcat https port displaying incorrectly

I have a tomcat 8 server with http and https ports. All the jsp files run fine on http, but on https the jsp tags are getting output to the page and I'm seeing something like this. <%@ page ...
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VCL - configuration for Magento and Varnish 3.0.2

I would like to kindly ask if there's someone who can help me configure Varnish for Magento to reach far more hits. My current ratio from varnishstat is: cache_hit=271 cache_miss=926 I'm kindly ...
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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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Check_MK: How do I create Notifications based on groups of services instead of just one service?

I'd like to be able to create a notification that alerts based on the availability of a group of services, instead of just one threshold. For example, say I have 10 AWS servers that all do the same ...
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NGINX redirecting subdomains to main domain

I have 2 websites running on my server, a Wordpress site and a web-app running on port 8080. I want to point mysite.com and www.mysite.com to the Wordpress site and app.mysite.com to point to the ...
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connect-to-oracle-db-9i server-using-ssh-tunnel-via-putty

I am trying to connect ORACLE DB behind NAT so i choose SSH TUNNEL via putty so here is the information Global i p example: 122.54.34.12 LAN i p example : 192.168.3.103 ORACLE DB_PORT : 1521 and ...
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How to resolve “unavailable modifier requested” from uWSGI log? [duplicate]

I believe this is occuring because of incorrect python interpretter for uWSGI. How can this be corrected? I have installed uwsgi-python-plugin and enabled it with plugin=python in my config file for ...
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https not working with www and DNS redirect isn't helping

Not sure why this site is killing me as I've configured SSL on domains before without a problem - but the combination of DNS management and server configuration is hurting my head - so I'm asking for ...
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Fail2ban failed: option ignoreip in section DEFAULT already exists

tl;dr Fail2ban behaves differently depending on OS, one throwing an error and one working fine with a duplicate directive. Environment Ubuntu 16.04 Fail2Ban v0.9.3 (what's in the repos as of time ...
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How can I prevent a DDOS attack on Amazon EC2?

One of the servers I use is hosted on the Amazon EC2 cloud. Every few months we appear to have a DDOS attack on this sever. This slows the server down incredibly. After around 30 minutes, and ...