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What's the file upload to a single folder limit on a Debian server…?

How can I maximize the limit, so I can upload around 1.000.000 images of book covers into www.simtanda.com? Our server has 100 GB disk space and the images are under 10 GB, so why does my server stop ...
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How to transfer apache ssl certificate from cent os to debian

I have a VPS running cent os 7 and I need to transfer the SSL certificate from it to a dedicated running debian .SSL was made in gandi.net. The problem I have in debian I must configure apache 2 ...
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Backup kvm Virtual Machine with lvm

I'm new to Visualizing and have been googling for a while for a flexible disk format for setting up a kvm VM, after some reading i decided to go with lvm. And did set up the disk and the Partitions as ...
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Proper Way of Setting Umask For php-fpm on Debian/Ubuntu

I'd like to set umask to 022 for the php-fpm process. I'm reading here and here that on Ubuntu/Debian it is supposed to be done by modifying the init script. I'm having doubts however that this is ...
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How to upgrade PHP 5.4 to PHP 5.6 on Debian GNU/Linux 7 (wheezy)

I've added these lines to /etc/apt/sources.list deb http://packages.dotdeb.org wheezy-php56 all deb-src http://packages.dotdeb.org wheezy-php56 all But still sudo apt-get update or sudo apt-get ...
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Debian - One Gateway 2 interfaces how to?

I have this scenario. 4 VM Debian8 : 1 DHCP 1 DNS 1 GW 1 Client I can ping from all my VM (except GW) each other (@ip or hostname). My GW have 2 interfaces (eth0->LAN / eth1->WAN). From it I can ...
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Can ping by IP address but not by hostname

I have 3 Debian VM. 1)DNS 2)DHCP 3)Client DHCP looks ok. I got my fixed-address on DNS and Client like I want. When I try to ping each of them @ip it's responding. If I try to : ping dhcp But I ...
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rDNS 'zone [xxx] has no address record (A or AAAA)

teaching myself some server tricks. Getting trouble with bind9 on debian8. named-checkzone pro.lan db.pro.lan.inv zone pro.lan/IN: NS 'server.pro.lan' has no address records (A or AAAA) my ...
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Need all local traffic through Debian - Routing? [migrated]

Been dealing with this for some hours now and my head are really spinning. So I got this cable network router (192.168.0.1) that Im trying to pass all my local traffic to. But I cannot for the life ...
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SSL Configuration failed in Apache after moving keys/certs to another machine

I'm in the process of moving my website to another server, and after moving the SSL key and certs and recreating the same Apache config, I encounter the following in the error logs at the time of ...
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Can I install AdBlock as a proxy on Debian

I'd like to route PART of my incoming traffic through AdBlock. Is it possible to set up a proxy on my Debian server so that I can choose which traffic I want to have filtered?
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To use linux as AD Server do I have to change unix permissions (chmod)?

I didn't see a clear explanation about changing folders/files permission on server side when using Linux as an Active Directory Domain Controller (ADDC), but I have problems all the time with ...
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How to find out if my server is affected from Openssl Heartbleed vulnerability (debian wheezy) [duplicate]

First of all I'm new with linux and ssl so please be kind with me. My question is: How to know if my server is vulnerable to heartbleed bug in debian wheezy? (CVE-2014-0160) This is what I know... ...
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MySQL, NFS and symbolic links

I have been migrating an older server running apache2 + mysql under ubuntu to a new server running debian (wheezy). The migration works fine while the databases are storted localy (in our case ...
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run remote command to save debian package list

I'd like to backup the package list(dpkg) of some remote computers to a backup server: all of them running Debian. I already configured the rsa key to login remotely as root on the other computers ...
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Debian apt install single package from experimental but keep original system upgrades

I'v installed xfce 4.12 on debian jessie from testing by adding the testing repo in /etc/apt/sources.list.d/testing.list File content: deb http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ testing main ...
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Clone Linux user (copy user, based on another one) [migrated]

How can I create a new system user, an exact copy of another one (having the same groups, permissions, privileges and settings), but with different username, password and home directory?
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Debian Server Keeps Restarting Unexpectedly

My laboratory' server with Debian-Wheezy-7.8-Stable keeps restarting few times after some hours of uptime without any notification. This server is set up for considerably high load numerical ...
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Some mail providers reject my mails

I recently moved to a new server and now one of my users complain about e-mails which don't reach the recipient. The mail logs tell me that they reject the mail AOL will not accept delivery of this ...
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Why would updating postgresql-client uninstall postgresql?

On a Debian 7 server, apt-get was offering me to upgrate the following 2 packages: postgresql-9.1 and postgresql-client-9.1. Since I didn't want to restart the database server, I decided only to ...
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stack.sh - OpenStack installation failed

I think it's 45th time I'm trying to install OpenStack - I've tried all possible methods I know ( openstack-deploy, manual, stack.sh ) .. but I'm still getting some problem. I would like to have that ...
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Issues getting systemd service to start (Jessie)

I've got a systemd service which I need to have run prior to networking having started and I'm struggling with it a little. According to this: Running Services After the Network is up I need to use ...
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Run Server from Clustered File Server DRBD & GFS2

We are trying to eliminate a single point of failure for our files without a SAN. We currently have a single server for file serving (locally), web server, and database (in VM). Looking at using DRBD ...
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Run shell script as Supervisord subprocess?

I have a Django 1.6.2 application that uses Celery 3.1.7 for asynchronous tasks. I'm starting my Celery workers using Supervisor. So far everything is working well except when I reboot my Debian 7.8 ...
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how to build a custom .deb package of mono 3.1, fsharp 3.1 and erlang 16b03 [closed]

First, I have tried with erlang 16b03, compiling it from source and then using dh_make to create the control file, but I just can't get it right. what should i do next after creating control file, or ...
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apache2 debian mod folder location [migrated]

I have apache folder on Debian with configuration (apache2.conf file, not httpd.conf) in /etc/apache2. On another configuration I hasn't this folder, but it was located in /usr/local/apache2/bin. ...
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How to share var/www from VMWare Fusion to Mac OSX Host [migrated]

Using VMware I've created a Virtual Machine running Debian. I have this set up as a web server. It all works fine. But, I need to share the var/www directory from within the VM with my host so I can ...
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Lighttpd static file server 403 forbidden error

I installed lighttpd on Debian Jessie for serving static files, I have a USB drive mounted at /media/storage, with /media/storage/www as my document root and my lighttpd.conf looks like this: ...
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After upgrading to PostgreSQL 9.4, unable to connect from localhost

I have recently upgraded from Debian 7 to Debian 8 and from PostgreSQL 9.1 to 9.4. I am not able to connect to my database server even from pgAdmin III on localhost. I have in my postgresql.conf the ...
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Poor SSD I/O performance with rTorrent and Debian

I'm using a Dell PowerEdge R210 II server with Intel Xeon E3-1230, 32GB RAM DDR3, 2 x 480 GB SSDs SATA3, 2 x 1 Gbit network connection. I'm using both network connections at the same time (802.3ad ...
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MySQL Workbench with Debian Jessie - TCP/IP over SSH does not work

I use to connect with Windows 7 Pro x64 to my MySQL server hosted on a Debian Wheezy with the MySQL Workbench client using the "TCP/IP over SSH" but it does not work on my new server on Debian Jessie, ...
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Apache changing port issue

I have a problem with an Apache+Wordpress machine (Debian). By default it listens over port 80, I have changed it and now "listens" over port 9090. /etc/Apache2/ports.conf [...] NameVirtualHost ...
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NetworkManager changes default routing policy [migrated]

I have a machine with a built-in NIC (eth0), which serves as a DHCP server for a Raspberry Pi. I also have a USB 3G modem, which shows up as ethernet device eth1. eth0 has the static ip 192.168.100.1 ...
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Minimal setting of Exim from Debian 8.0 “Jessie” to work out-of-the-box for receiving mail

I am looking for a simple advice what should be essentially (minimally) done to make a default Debian 8 Jessie's exim4-daemon-heavy installation to actually receive any mail. Speaking of essential ...
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SATA drivers in Debian squeeze

I have Debian Squeeze installed on a compact flash card in ATA port. I copied the whole system to SATA drive but system holds in initramfs because can't mount root file system. I know that my system ...
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How to synchronize the time in Debian6 server? We have 30 min delay in our VMs

I can't have the correct time in our servers. We get always the same delay in the three of them (they are VM on the same server). We use ntp to have our date always synchronized· The main server ...
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Force a traceroute to go through added IP address

Currently speaking I am on a linux (debain) machine which has 2 routed public IPv4 address: 1.1.1.50 1.1.1.60 Both of these IP addresses are currently simply added as a vitual host: 1.1.1.50 -> ...
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SSH - ChrootDirectory not working

I am trying to chroot a "test" user (group sftp) to /home/test. I've added the following lines at the end of my sshd_config: Subsystem sftp internal-sftp Match User test ChrootDirectory ...
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Multiple instance of Murmur ( Mumble server ) [closed]

this is my first time posting here and after a couple hours of searching on different web sites / wiki I'm still trying to find a way to simply host and manage multiple mumble server on the same ...
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Specific host file for interface with dnsmasq

I use a VPN on an interface, e.g tun0 (2.2.2.0/24), while the LAN network is on the interface eth0 (1.1.1.0/24). I use dnsmasq to route specific addresses to my LAN and these addresses have their ...
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Apt and package conflicts

I have spent some time researching, and as I could not find anyone with the same issue I figured I might as well ask. I have two packages X and X-1. X-1 is essentially an upgrade from the previous ...
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Run cron jobs in different TZs

I have several cron events that need to run but on different timezones. For example, I have one event that runs every day at 08:30 UTC, and another event that runs every day at 09:30 CET. I've read ...
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GitLab CE 7 behind Debian 8/Apache 2 virtual host: can’t access assets

On Debian 8.0 I’m trying to have Apache 2.4.10 manage a GitLab CE 7.10 Omnibus installation as a virtual host. Setting and goal Apache 2 is already set-up and running several virtual hosts that all ...
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Change Mail Password, leave user system password

I have a Debian Jessie server that provides (web-)mail using postfix, dovecot and roundcube. To log-in to roundcube webmail, I have to use my system user name and password. This seems like a major ...
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api-get “Error reading from server” under Docker

I'm running the following command in Bash: DEBIAN_FRONTEND=noninteractive apt-get update -qq \ && apt-get install -y build-essential git libncurses5-dev openssl \ libssl-dev fop ...
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Error: Filesystem is read only

I've been having trouble with a debian system's file system going into read-only mode. The short solution was to turn it off and back on again, but it keeps switching over to read only mode. The ...
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BIND SERVFAIL after upgrade to Debian Jessie

I've done absolutely nothing to my BIND configuration, but looks like Debian Jessie upgrade has broke it. Maybe some new options got introduced to it, or the old things now work differently, but I ...
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Hostapd Debugging while Background [migrated]

I am running a debian based OS (Bananian) on a Banana Pro single board computer which is based off a Raspberry Pi. The access point is working fine, however I am now trying to also scan for wifi ...
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Finding local IP addresses using Python's stdlib under Debian jessie

I am writing a distributed systems program in python, and in this program I need to know the local ip-address... eg. 168.192.... 10.13..... etc, not 127.0.0.1 or hostname. I have found following ...
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Debian Squeeze booted into runlevel 6

I've just found a very strange issue. One of my Debian Squeeze systems has booted into runlevel 6. I'm not sure how. None of the services configured to run at the lower levels started up. This is ...