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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PPTP connection fails with errors 800/806

I've got a client (Server 2008 R2) that won't connect to our production environment PPTP VPN server (Server 2003, running RRAS). The server is behind a firewall that has TCP1723 open as well as GRE. ...
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SSH connection closed/dropped a few seconds after successful log in (EC2/linux/debian)

I have been using ssh to connect to the same EC2 instance for months. Now, all of a sudden, I am getting kicked off the server every time I try to do so. The amount of time I can remain connected ...
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Unix socket connection limit

This may appear like an already discussed/answered question. But I am specifically looking for info which I couldn't find anywhere answered clearly. I have an Nginx + php-fpm setup which uses unix ...
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Apache Server status, is this a bad sign?

I've been monitoring my Apache Status lately, and a lot of my users are saying how slow the site is to respond. Here is the Apache Status: Current Time: Tuesday, 21-Jun-2011 20:58:45 EDT Restart ...
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Is there any restriction of new incoming/outgoing TCP connections/seconds in Windows?

Is there any restriction of number of new incoming/outgoing TCP connections/seconds in Windows? If so, are there any differences between Windows versions?
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How to check the bandwith that is used by each connection on Apache?

I am trying to get stats on how much of a bandwidth each connection uses on Apache? I have Apache 2.4 installed on Windows Server 2008 R2. I would like to know how many users more I can add on my ...
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remote connection to SQL Server 2008 R2 failed from another country?

I am getting this error message when I try to connect SQL Server 2008 R2 Server Instance Conditions : On the server side : Sql Server Network Configuration : TCP/IP enabled Sql ...
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secure L2 connection

Due to some rapid changes I need to also provide vlan(s) in a new location. The topology looks like this: (main location, vlans:id=6(workstations),id=8(phones)) | my_switch01 \ \ ...
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Ubuntu networking issue: two specific machines cannot browse web while connected to network at the same time

I have setup a secure wireless network which works very well except for two laptops running Ubuntu 10.10 that can't access the Internet via a browser at the same time. They can both ping sites, wget ...
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Can ping, can establish SSH connection in one way but not on other way

First of all, sorry about my english. We're facing a very strange problem with SSH connection between two specific servers. Let's say we have X1, X2 and Y servers. Where X1 and X2 are behind the ...
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TCP connection stuck in SYN_RECV state despite ACK received

My client and server are both internal machines. tcpdump on both client and server show all three parts of handshake are communicated, however netstat on server shows SYN_RECV, and on client shows ...
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what can put linux process managing connection pool into bad state, so it restarts them continously?

I have an application with pool of connections to MySQL. At some point, in production, every 1-3 seconds some socket is closed. As a result my app restarts this connection. This is pretty big pool ...
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What happens if a machine gets a SYN/ACK packet without sending initial SYN packet?

I'm thinking of a situation where an attacker manipulates a SYN packet that was sent from A's source IP address to B. The server will receive the packet and think it's a legitimate packet, and send a ...
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Siege: descriptor table full sock.c:119: Too many open files

I am trying to make a stress test in my own server using siege with the following command: $ siege -c 500 myweb.com/somefile.php But I get this error: [error] descriptor table full sock.c:119: Too ...
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Weird proxy behaviour

I recently installed a computer in a network that is behind a proxy, I configured a reverse ssh tunnel to connect to it, and tunneled the ssh connection with corkscrew to connect to a server, this ...
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mod_jk losing connection with tomcat

I'm running an Apache tomcat + mod_jk 1.2.40 behind an apache web server. Everything has been setup and works properly for some amount of time since a tomcat startup (measurable in days/weeks); then ...
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Amazon AWS connection issues

I have a strange issue with my Amazon EC2 instance. I have created the following: m3.medium instance hosted in the Amazon cloud This instance runs the following a. Apache Tomcat application server ...
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Apache2 mod_proxy_fcgi closes a connection after each request

I set up mod_proxy_fcgi do go with apache and php-fpm. If I read the FCGI spec correctly, the typical flow for the communication between a server is to keep the connections between the web server and ...
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VmWare Host connection keeps on breaking

I have installed VMware ESXi 5.1 and configured the static IP. When I try to connect to the host using the vSphere Client it logs in sucessfully. But after that when I try to access any thing I get ...
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SQL Server 2008 R2 Express connection error

Hi I'm having issues with SQL connection for a client PC We have software that uses SQL database, and I have just updated from SQL2005 to SQL2008 We have 5 pcs: 2 x vista (32 bit) 2 x win7 (64bit) ...
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VMWare ESXi 5.0 Networking Issue

I have an issue with 2 new ESXi hosts. OS - ESXi5.0 Custom Dell ISO patched up to Build 1024429 DELL R820 with 1G network 2 ports from integrated MB NIC(Intel) connected to 2 juniper switches, one is ...
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Mystery WIFI connection interruption

The issue is that Windows users disconnected from WIFI network every 2~10 minutes, Mac users are less frequent but still get kicked off 1 or 2 times a day. We don't have such issue with any wired ...
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SQL Server Replication Requires the actual server name

How Hard can it be? Ive spent the last 4 hours googling just to find either nothing works, or people randomly posting information that 'sounds good' My setup: Two SQL2012 Servers, in two different ...
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Random, sustained connection failures

My first question here - hope I'm in the right place. In essence, I have a Java app that occasionally seems to have difficulty connecting and I've run out of ideas for where to look. Hoping for some ...
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Cannot telnet to SQL Server on port 1433

I've been working solidly on this issue for the past three weeks. I cannot seem to find where the actual issue is. I just recently found this article on how to troubleshoot the connection. I made it ...
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java.net.ConnectException: Connection timed out, Tomcat 7 and iptables

I am experiencing a weird problem.. Basically our Java developer said that in the java application the services that access the db to write on it get this error: java.net.ConnectException: ...
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VPN Network intermittantly fails to provide internet: What could be possible causes

We have a small office with our own VPN setup. We occasionally experience failures in our internet connection where we cannot access the internet. Most of the time the internet connection will resume ...
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apache as proxy server ftp request connection times out for certain connections

I have setup my apache to act as proxy server by configuring it as: [server]# cat /etc/apache2/httpd.conf Listen 10.2.28.56:8787 ProxyRequests on <Proxy *> Order deny,allow Deny from ...
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Switched Oracle to use Shared Servers, now Java app throws SQLRecoverableExceptions

This issue might blur the line between Java and database problem, so I apologize if this is the wrong place for it. Not sure which side is to blame yet. I'm a Java developer temporarily playing DBA ...
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Load balancer unable to contact a server through http

In our infrastructure we have a load balancer(apache mod_balancer) and three backend servers that run apache as a web service and iptables as firewall, Lately ONE of them is giving a lot of " ...
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Banned from SSH Centos server but can't find where [SOLVED]

For some reason my ip address is banned from using ssh or sftp. I have no problem connecting to the server using an other ip nor i have problems reaching all other services (like http, teamspeak) with ...
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ProFTPD disconnect device

we are running a ProFTPd Version 1.34 on Debian Linux 7 Server. We have no problems to reach the FTP Server via Filezilla or even via Browser on mobile phones. But we have about 80 devices, that have ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Django + Apache WSGI + pscopg2 + PostgreSQL 9.1 unexpected EOF on client connection

There are two servers I have. One is SQL server, other is Django project server. And sometimes I get too many unexpected EOF on client connection error by postgresql and OperationalError: could not ...
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Apache process 100% with IPV4 TCP 10u

Today i got strange http ussage. All apache processes woks ok but after some time i found few processes stocked at 100% and they are like that long time. After i checked that process id at webmin ...
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How configure Apache Virtual hosts to different IPs for outgoing connection?

I have a dedicated server with 4 IPs, Debian 7 amd64, Apache 2.2.22, PHP 5.4.4. I have configured 4 Virtualhosts, so that anyone of them listen only one IP. The problem is that all they using only one ...
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FreeBSD drops connection on file upload

Very strange error, first I thought it related to PHP settings or nginx (both have all proper settings up to 1G limits and all timeouts are properly set), but then I checked with Ruby (Sinatra), and ...
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Windows Machines dropping connection to local linux site

Problem We host a website locally for employees to use to complete their work. We noticed once and a while an employee will lose connection to the local website and can not access the site anymore ...
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Ubuntu 12.10: wvdial connection shared through NAT resets and reconnect with every packet request

I'm having this problem: I'm sharing my wvdial modem connection through NAT configuration with these commands: $ sudo iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -s 192.168.0.0/24 -o ppp0 -j MASQUERADE $ sudo ...