A connection generally refers to a TCP/IP connection, that is established as the result of the handshake between 2 hosts.

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Can I use an external IP to make 2 internal IP's establish a TCP/UDP connection?

As I understood, in order to make a connection to an internal IP (behind NAT), the computer behind the internal IP have to send the request first before the other side will be able to answer it, So if ...
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Task Manager shows more worker processes than the max set

I am doing application pooling for a web application used by huge number of users and set web garden with a max of 20 worker processes. But in task manager, I see more processes than the w3wp ...
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Test port reachability from a remote host even though the port is not bound to a service?

I need to check whether a remote host is able to reach a specific port. At the time of test the service bound to that port will be down. The possible issues that the test would address would be : ...
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I have a IP address with some open services. How could I contact the owner? [on hold]

After having serious problems (DNS incident) I found out an IP address of a machine. Is it in any way possible to contact the owner without knowing anything else like email, domain name or website? I ...
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Cannot connect to TCP service from remote host

I have two servers running RHEL 5.8. SRV1 (10.58.192.36) has a service running on port 9002 and I need to connect to this service from SRV2 (10.58.192.42). [root@SRV1 ~]# netstat -anp | grep 9002 tcp ...
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Connectivity issues (slow response) to a remote VM via SSH

I am on a linux machine trying to Ssh into a remote Centos 6.4 server via VPN. The server often gets disconnected and response too is slow. I see the messages on the terminal once in a while: ...
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Mysterious Upstream Client ::ffff:81.70.140.65…changes on each error

I read the following post: nginx errors recv failed 104 ...but have a different question... I'm curious to know why there is ANY reference to this mysterious upstream source: ::ffff:81.70.140.65 ...
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jboss 7 connection to database vip fail

Jboss 7 is connecting to HA database with VIP. When master db fails, the HA kicks in and slave db takes over as master. Querying directly the new master db works fine. However, at Jboss level, the ...
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Connect to Cube without using Windows account

Is it possible to connect to OLAP Cube (SQL Server) without using Windows account. Currently, I need to be on the same domain in order to connect to a cube. Are there any other solutions?
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ssh_exchange_identification: read: Operation timed out

I am trying to connect to my server (Synology DS212) using ssh xxx@yyy -p 22222 -vvv but I can't and I obtain the following error: OpenSSH_6.2p2, OSSLShim 0.9.8r 8 Dec 2011 debug1: Reading ...
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No Ping/Telnet connection between VM

I am new in Azure and have one problem which I can not solve. I tried asking on StackOverflow, but - quoting - "You will have better luck asking on ServerFault". I want several Virtual Machines to ...
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OpenVPN - Http proxy - connection reset

I am dealing with a problem in OpenVPN (I think so) and maybe someone can help to sort it out. I am connecting to the internet through a HTTP proxy server (10.0.0.1:8080). As I set manual ...
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How Do I Limit the Number of Simultaneous Connections to a Network Share?

Is there some mechanism to actively refuse connections to a network share in a Windows domain environment by using some predefined conditions on the server that hosts the share (if possible)? Let's ...
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NSClient++ traffic dropped only for external IP traffic

I am trying to use NSClient++/Icinga to monitor our Windows server boxes at remote locations. I have tested the NSClient on our internal network (192.168.1.*) and it works as expected with the server ...
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Can bad DNS replication cause a user to loose connectivity to a shared drive [closed]

We have multiple users that loose connections to shared drives on a particular server. I am able to ping the server hosting the files but can not see the host, or directories. Also its not 1 user, its ...
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Haproxy backend servers on different interfaces

I have a haproxy server which gets limited to some 60k connections. I think it is because of ephemeral port limit as I have 1:1 connection mapping, so all my outgoing connections go to the same ...
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Connection Reset by Peer error with Apache and JBoss 7.1.1

We are seeing errors on some of our QA testing scripts that intermittently throw Connection Reset By Peer errors. The Test scripts submit requests via F5 which forwards requests to Apache (2.2.21) ...
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Cant ssh to my public ip [duplicate]

I have been able to log on to my dev box (which is in my home network) for a while now, using ssh username@publicip however recently this has become impossible due to the following error ...
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Sometimes my http server does not respond and I see errors like connection reset or timout

Here is the graph from munin that might help and also here is my http.conf: <IfModule prefork.c> StartServers 8 MinSpareServers 5 MaxSpareServers 40 ServerLimit 2048 ...
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Users unable to connect due to an unknown plausible reason [closed]

========================= Warning: Long thread; includes a lot of information to give you some basic understanding of my issues. If you rather not read it, then here are my questions: 1) Does Linux ...
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Unable to use Remote Desktop connect to Windows server 2003 by Terminal Services

I have a system composed with few windows servers 2003 R2, one is built as the domain controller another one as a web server. I tried to remotely log on the domain controller with a wyse thin client ...
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Why is my server so slow to accept connections?

I've noticed that my server seems to be very slow to accept connections - i.e. when analyzing the load time using the Chrome event map, it shows that some tasks can spend multiple seconds waiting for ...
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Network Issues Connection to SQL database on MS server

Prior to asking this question, I followed this thread: Cannot telnet to SQL Server on port 1433 I am attempting to connect to a database on a server distinct from the computer upon which I am ...
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CustomLog responds but there are no output on client

So my friend had a server that responds incorrectly, for example this request: time curl -vv 'http://x.x.x.x/~a/fsocial/json_eod_per_code/PTBA-2014-2-c.json' * Hostname was NOT found in DNS cache * ...
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php pdo connection cannot be established, but mysql command line client can

situation as follows: php script on server a, run by user 'web' (nginx + php-fpm) should access mysql on server b via pdo library, but gets SQLSTATE[HY000] [2003] Can't connect to MySQL server on ...
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Connectivity issue when computer is on certain ip range

I am using mobile USB stick for internet connectivity. My connection works just fine, but I cannot access my computer from outside (internet) when I am on certain IP range. When my mobile stick gets ...
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unable to connect to nginx hosted website from most pcs, yet my local pc connects fine?

i run a website (remotely) using nginx and php, which has been ok for a long while. i recently changed the domain name to a new name and now most web browsers/pcs are unable to connect to the website. ...
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Limit connection per domain source [duplicate]

I would like to limit my http request for only one virtualhost on apache, is it possible to do this via iptables for only one virtualhost ? I prefer to do not use apache if it's possible for better ...
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ssh_exchange_identification Can't Access to SSH Amazon EC2 (Lock Out)

I get an error in terminal when I'm trying to access my instance in Amazon EC2. I use Centos 6.x server WHM/cPanel, i have access to WHM, but i DON'T have a complete access to FTP or SSH. ssh: ...
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Link rate between EMC DAE and HBA

I have a EMC DAE (KTN-STL4) drive cage directly connecconnected to a HP Proliant server using a QLogic QLE2560 HBA. I'm using copper cable between the HBA card and the DAE. On the controller card in ...
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IIS 8.0 Second Website on port 81 not visible publicly

I have been given a VM in Windows Azure with Windows Server 2008 R2/ IIS 8.0 running. It has a default website. Now I wanted to create a dev version of that site at some other port, say 81. I added ...
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Can Apache Web Server handle up to 100,000 concurrent connections? [duplicate]

Is it possible to configure Apache Web Server to handle up to 100,000 or more concurrent connections? I know if this were to be possible, it's definitely going to be resource intensive. In that ...
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MySql - Lost /var/lib/mysql directory [closed]

So, the thing is that I was messing around with directories to backup and I delete the folder /var/lib/mysql and now i cant connect to my database gettin this error (I'm using plesk panel): ...
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Redis connection issue

We are currently experiencing a lot of Redis errors with the message Unable to connect: read error on connection, trying next server We run Redis on FreeBSD using PHP Redis and we have a hard ...
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Number of SSH connections rises, and blocks data?

We have a client server setup, where the client sets up an SSH tunnel and uses port forwarding to send data to the server: ssh -N -L 5000:localhost:5500 user@serveraddress The normal number of SSH ...
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BGINFO with MySQL for storing computer information

We are trying to set up BGinfo to record network computers' information in a centralized database. We intend to set up BGinfo to start up for all users and record logon and logoff time plus setting up ...
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Connecting two routers via serial

I'm new to Cisco and I wanted to connect two routers with serial connection. This is how my network looks now: Maybe I connected them wrong because when I try to ping from PC0 to either PC2 or PC3 ...
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Single computer cannot access servers

We have several servers running on our internal network. Our router's firewall has a redirect in place for some domains to these servers' ip addresses. This works nicely. However, we've run into a ...
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Only allow a specific client to talk to a server

I have the following situation: have a server (ubuntu) running an application. I have a client (only the one client) requesting stuff from that server. To execute the requests, the client has to ...
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wget ftp connection failing after PASV command

In attempting to transfer all files from one web server ("source") to another ("destination"), the wget command is connecting via FTP, but cannnot proceed beyond the PASV command. I'm using an SSH ...
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Progressive video download in a classroom environment - how to determine bandwidth needed

Background: We need to deliver a video heavy e-learning course to a classroom of ~15 users. This video will be MP4 delivered via HTML5 video so progressive download. As from what I can gather you ...
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Connecting VoIP Phones to a Laptop

I'm trying to connect two VoIP phones to a laptop using the internal ethernet adapter and a usb-to-ethernet adapter. My configurations are as follows: Laptop eth0 - 121.1.2.1/24 Gateway - 121.1.2.4 ...
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How can I find the total number of TCP connections for a given port and period of time by IP?

On a Linux system there are plenty of methods for listing the current TCP connections for a given port by connecting IP but: how can I count the total number of connections to a port per source IP for ...
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Hosting medium sized files - do I need a 1000mbps connection? [duplicate]

I am planning on setting up a free file hosting site where users can host files up to 1GB. I was looking at some dedicated server hosts and found one in the Netherlands that offers 50TB bandwidth per ...
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Odd TCP termination sequence

While troubleshooting another thing, I've noticed an odd pattern of TCP closes. Packets: http://www.cloudshark.org/captures/7590ec4e6bef What's happening is that the last few packets of the close ...
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Why would a client send a RST packet as reply to a SYN,ACK?

I have a HTTP webservice where sometimes the connection setup fails in a strange way: client sends a SYN packet server sends a SYN,ACK reply client responds with RST In which situations could a ...
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Google DNS is too slow connecting to Google APIs

I have a linux server in Germany. The server is configured with Google DNS. When I call from the server some Google API, the connection is too slow, it takes always 2 or 3 seconds to connect to the ...
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How do I know that my TCP connection is safe from the Firewalls/NAT?

Being on the Azure cloud, I found that the firewalls there drop connections between the Web server and the database quite often. Mostly when there was some inactivity, I think something between 5 and ...
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Remove hosts from Hyper-v virtual machine connection list

When using the Hyper-V Virtual machine connection program to connect to a VM on another host, you can type the name/IP of the host in the first drop down, and then the second dropdown populates with ...
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postfix deliveries per connection

hope you can assist me in this case. I am administrating an Postfix server which is used for newsletters. Recently one of the major recipient domains changed their policies to only accept one email ...