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OpenWrt Configuring Tagged and Untagged VLAN on the Same Port

I have installed OpenWrt on a MikroTik Routerboard RB750UP (AR7240 CPU with AR9330 built in switch). I have included additional details below, but my question is: How do I configure an untagged and ...
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Trying to get a new user up on pfSense IPSec VPN; Config file import failed, now getting gateway errors

Caveat: I am not a sysadmin, so please forgive the n00bness of the query. We have a new user and I'm trying to get them up on VPN. We use pfsense as an IPSEC endpoint. This person is using Shrewsoft ...
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Overriding Nagios hostgroup service with host service

I currently am experimenting with defining a set of services to all hosts in a hostgroup, this is working fine. My issue is that I then want to be able to override these service definitions which ...
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A testing framework for Linux server configuration management

We are a medium sized shop that uses Puppet for Linux configuration management. Since we are a small shop, it's difficult to deploy and maintain DTAP environment. We normally perform manual testing ...
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Understanding the nginx proxy_cache_path directive

proxy_cache_path /var/cache/nginx levels=1:2 keys_zone=myCache:8m max_size=100m inactive=1h; What does the keys_zone=myCache:8m mean? There's not much said to it in the docs: In addition, all ...
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Exim 4.71 does not add DKIM signature to outgoing emails

I am trying to add DKIM to my domain, I have created a key, added the following to /etc/exim4/conf.d/transport/30_exim4_config_remote_smtp: dkim_domain = mydomain.com dkim_selector = mail1 ...
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How to mark traffic from cpu on cisco 2960S

I am writing a QOS configuration. Does the way to mark trafic from cpu on 2960S exist? 2960S doesn't support service-policy output and vlan-based qos.
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Webinterface for configuring SVN access in mod_dav_svn?

we have several team members that would like to edit the AuthzSVNAccessFile for Apache2+mod_dav_svn from time to time (we have many students here which get access and later leave again). The admins ...
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Howto configure Raid on IBM x3500 m3

I have recently acquired an old IBM x3500 m3 and I'm struggling to find the raid configuration. I've checked out everything in the uefi and post doesn't show any key combinations to access ServeRaid. ...
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Using SVN for Change Monitoring

What's is the best way to take a subversion check out and say check this in; I don't care if there are conflicts, make this the most recent version for that branch? We have an application where ...
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IIS virtual location path

Sorry in advance, for this seems to be a very noobish question and should be easily fixable, yet I can't work it out: I am setting up windows authentication for a website running on IIS 8.5: The Yii ...
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One Apache server, multiple clients - best practices for config files?

EDIT: I just got a "Tumbleweed" badge. Nobody has any thoughts or pointers for me? Pretty please? First time user; please be gentle. :-) (And if you don't like my question I'd be grateful for a ...
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How Do I Configure Nginx To Communicate with SMTP Server?

I'm an application developer and have little knowledge on sysadmin / server configuration tasks. I have an nginx server communicating to a Flask web application through uWSGI on a VPS. I'm trying to ...
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Set git config for a group instead of user or systemwide

We have configured git config --system init.templatedir /path/ on our system to automatically create required githooks for each new repository created via git init. However, there is another group of ...
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CygWin SSHD and UTF-8 BOM

The CygWin ssh server configuration file "config_sshd" seems to need to be written minus a byte order marker. The server will accept UTF-8 but obviously becomes confused if it sees what it thinks is ...
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When and how are initial directories created in HDFS

I have a Hadoop setup in which the configured HDFS umask is 027 instead of the default one. Some of the initially created directories have correct permissions (like tmp drwxrwxrwx) but others such as ...
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GlassFish force 301 redirects instead of 302

My current setup has two virtual-servers, my-server redirects to the domain with www. prefix. <virtual-server network-listeners="my-nlistener" id="my-server" sso-cookie-http-only="false" ...
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How to make my linux vm attach to an openvswitch bridge?

I am following this tutorial: http://networkstatic.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/openvswitch.openflow.gre_.tutorial1.pdf In brief: br0 is connected to the actual net, br1 is an isolated bridge to ...
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Horde complains for conf.php

I have a minimal Debian 7 box and install Horde from this instructions: https://wiki.debian.org/Horde. Request on http://localhost/horde gives A fatal error has occurred This system is currently ...
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Debian - Persistent tape binding

I have a problem, whenever the library is rebooted, a cartdrige is mounted, or any operation, Linux is changing path for library, making it unavailable to automate backup procesing, it is even worst ...
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Apache configuration file visualization/testing

Is there a tool available (or a debug mode built into Apache) that will allow me to interactively test and explain an Apache configuration for a given request? In particular, I'd like to be able to ...
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Difference between “Security Configuration Manager” and “Security Configuration Wizard”

I want some clarifications about differences between SCW and SCM. strictly Speaking when I use SCM baseline for specific Server Role (domain controller, ftp server, ...), I get for example 200 gpo's ...
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How to dynamically generate $LocalHostName value rsyslog

I have set up a central remote syslog server where I am sending all my logs. There will be many machines logging to the syslog server. On the client machine, in the rsyslog.conf I am trying to modify ...
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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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Does Jetty have a way to PRE-pend folders to an war's classpath?

I have an app.war which contains app.conf file which I load using ClassLoader.getResource(...) all works well in development, in production I would like to place a different kind of app.conf file ...
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How to add postfix address that gets piped through script

I have a Debian server running postfix. In the file /etc/postfix/main.cf there is this line: mailbox_command_maps = pcre:/etc/postfix/mailbox-pcre The file /etc/postfix/mailbox-pcre contains lines ...
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How do I make nginx rewrite requests to a different server (which is in the same config)?

I am trying to achieve the following: Some files on my server should be served from a subdomain (static.example.com) for performance purposes (avoiding cookies). However, some of the content is ...
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OpenVPN Client-specific routing when using username/password authentication

So I have an openvpn running on a debian machine and I have set it up to work with PAM authentication via the pam module AND NOT the provided example script. However, requirements changed and now I ...
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Configure tomcat 5.5 stdout and stderr logging

I'm trying to configure tomcat 5.5 in our webapplication in order to NOT create a log file for each day but instead use always the same log file. In fact, in the logs/ dir, I have three kind of logs: ...
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Apache configuration with proxy and location

I want to map these domains to these ports. How can I do it? http://test1.example.com/phpmyadmin/ example.com:80/phpmyadmin/ http://test1.example.com/app1/ example.com:8080/app1/ ...
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Trac standalone reading htpasswd file, but still says Authentication information not available

I am having some problems correctly configuring my trac server. I'm running Tracd 0.12.1 on a Synology DS411. I've followed this guide, I can browse the issues in trac, but if I try to log in, it ...
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mysqld_safe Can't log to error log and syslog at the same time. Remove all --log-error configuration options for --syslog to take effect

When I'm trying to install MySQL 5.5 community edition on my Ubuntu 10.04 by compiling the source code, I met the following problem: $ fg % 1 sudo ../bin/mysqld_safe ...
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apache - backend and nginx - frontend fixing

I'm using apache as a backend server and nginx as an front end server, and i've got stuck with configurations. Here a my nginx.conf file and here are my apache2.conf I was doing that some time ago, ...
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Apache2 new SSL vhost causing major performance issue

I recently was tasked with installing an SSL cert on our existing server which has been using http protocol only for the existing vhost. I created the new *:443 NameVirtualHost vhost config for the ...
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Why this vhosts configuration keeps redirect other domains to one

I'm trying to add a second domain to nginx. It's ok to access static files like css in domain2.com but visits to php scripts (e.g domain2.com/index.php) will be 302 redirect to domain1.com (e.g ...
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How to fix this error 'cvs [checkout aborted]: no such tag r20120711' on php eclipse helios?

I am using php eclipse helios for debugging php code and using CVS as repositiry. Under CVS repository there are 3 - head branch version and head conatins the repository of server. Under head ...
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Virtual hosting in Varnish with individual vcl files for configuration

I wish to use varnish to put in front of an apache and a tomcat on the same server. Depending on the ip requested, it goes to a different backend. This works. Now for most of the sites the default ...
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Exclude directory from rewrite with mod_rewrite and lighttpd

Im migrating an apache2 server to Lighttpd, however im having some issues with Mod_Rewrite. I have a directory /api/, which I need to exclude from the rewriting rules as follows: url.rewrite-once = ...
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Is there any way I can install nginx with tcp_proxy module as a ubuntu package?

I've installed my nginx via the ppa package add-apt-repository ppa:nginx apt-get install nginx which works just fine. But now I need to add support for websockets for my socket.io app. I found ...
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Cisco with site-to-site and EzVPN - configuration Issue

This is the first time for me to work with Cisco Router. The below mentioned is my configuration where Cisco Srv is Cisco 7200 Series Router XYZ is one VPN Server running on Linux. RAC is ...
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-sf option of HAProxy not working for me

I am using HAProxy on RedHat 5.5 and have below configuration. global daemon maxconn 1024 log 127.0.0.1 local1 info defaults log global balance roundrobin mode http ...
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IIS 7.5: How do I compare the configuration of two “applications”?

On my Windows 7 dev machine, I have two applications configured on IIS 7.5: Both have the same web.config, but one of them works and the other doesn't (no HTTP reply, browser keeps waiting forever). ...
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How do i configure a simple dante instance?

I'm trying to set up a simple SOCKS proxy on Amazon EC2, but I'm not able to figure out the documentation and configuration file for dante. For now i've been able to set up a proxy without ...
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How do I get mod_userdir to work without a trailing slash?

(My apologies if this is in the wrong place or has already been asked.) I've just set up an Apache webserver and am having headaches with UserDir and trailing slashes. The UserDir directive is just: ...
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How to optimally configure php-fpm?

I am using php-fpm along with nginx to server a busy drupal sites. I have not tweaked php5-fpm.conf yet. The stability is fantastic, however, I am wondering how to optimally set the parameters to ...
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Config file to use nginx as a reverse proxy sending requests to apache

Over here in the article “How to handle 1000s of concurrent users on a 360MB VPS”, Mark talks about using nginx as a reverse proxy to apache. Can someone help me by sharing their nginx and apache ...
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Setting screwturn domain / base directory

I've set up an internal screwturn wiki for our company on http://mywikiip/mywikiname. It works, however when you click login the login page has a redirect value in the url which points to ...
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How to automate LAMP+mail domains deployment?

We manage our more-or-less standard set of systems to do the usual hosting business: authoritative dns servers Mail eXchangers (with the first stage of spam filtering) mail scanning server (amavisd ...
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Application force A10 Load Balancer to Switch server

In a previous network configuration, we used load balancers (Coyote Point) that we could direct in application code to switch the user to a different server (via cookie modification). Is there some ...
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What is the best way to configure Apache or AWS to support a Rails multi tenancy application that allows each customer to have their own domain name?

I'm building a Rails 3 SaaS site that allows for multi-tenancy. When a customer signs up they put in their own domain name, e.g. mycompany.com. I need mycompany.com to point to my SaaS application and ...