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Wake up a remote computer connected behind a router [closed]

I want to switch on a remote computer running debian linux connected behind a wireless router through LAN with my laptop which is connected to the router over a wireless connection. I have wakeonlan ...
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Upgrading Apache2 to 2.4

I m upgrading apache from 2.2 to 2.4 and I tried the following. nano /etc/apt/sources.list deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian/ experimental main (added to sources list) apt-get update apt-get -t ...
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ext4 production ready on kernel 2.6.32 (debian6)?

I've to maintain a production system on debian6 (kernel version 2.6.32). I'd like to use ext4 on a ssd disk (and generally hope to improve performance upgrading from ext3). I can't find any reference ...
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Update Apache2 to 2.4 on Debian 6

I just updated my PHP to latest version using dotdeb deb http://packages.dotdeb.org squeeze all deb-src http://packages.dotdeb.org squeeze all Is there anything like dotdeb repositories for apache2 ...
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Can't open /usr/share/debconf/confmodule - When install using apt-get

I tried installing valgrind using, apt-get install valgrind After downloading the packages, am getting the following error, Setting up tzdata (2013d-0squeeze1) ... .: 9: Can't open ...
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Nested RAID (RAID0 in RAID1) fails on bootup [closed]

I built a RAID setup with three drives, two 1.5 TB (sdb and sdd) and one 3TB (sdc). My approach is to combine the two 1.5 TB drives into a RAID0 drive (md3), and create a RAID1 mirror (md2) with the ...
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bash script to create user then create ssh keys

Please note I am a total linux newbie, please bare that in mind when answering this question as I have very limited knowledge of linux. OS: Debian Squeeze I am using ZSH and have created a function ...
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mdadm error: found two disks with the number 0

Im running a server deep in the forest , and after a hard disco failure i got this error. error: found two disks with the number 0. It a server with 2, 1 TB disc in raid 1 with mdadm 0.9 SDA failed ...
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OpenLdap: Why slapd tell me there's no DB_CONFIG when there is one

When I run slapcat or restart slapd on Debian 6, OpenLdap 2.4.23-7.32.4.23-7.3, I see this warning: hdb_db_open: warning - no DB_CONFIG file found in directory /var/lib/ldap: (14). Expect poor ...
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Squeeze/Lenny compilation : Library Link error [closed]

I've got a problem here : I have a C++ Library ("DataTsBroad") and a C++ Test app ("DataTsBroadTest"), to test it. Actually, the Lib and the Test app are both compiled an a Debian Lenny. Now, i ...
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Recompile PHP5.3 with mysqlnd on Debian Squeeze?

My current PHP5.3 installation was compiled with libmysql by default. To run certain mysqli functions, I need the mysqlnd library, but I can't seem to find a step by step guide giving proper ...
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ifdown interface not configured (Debian 6) [duplicate]

My server is dedicated (non-virtual). I want to have 3+1 static IPs. I used aliases (eth0:0, eth0:1) previously, but read that this method is deprecated. So I added another IP and reconfigured my ...
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How to see the olddir after mount --bind olddir newdir?

In my debian 7: $ pwd /home/freestyler $ mkdir old new # mount --bind old new then $ mount /dev/cciss/c0d0p9 on /home/freestyler/new type ...
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Can not install postfix on Debian squeeze

I have this weird issue: apt-get or aptitude are not able to install postfix. each time I get this error: # apt-get install postfix Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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XEN configuration on dedicated server at 1&1

I am just trying to install first time VPS on my dedicated server from 1&1 (12HT CPU, 30 GB RAM). The dom0 is using DHCP to get it's network configuration with ip 87.106.73.113 on eth0. I have ...
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How to downgrade nginx on Debian?

Since file upload module exited in nginx 1.2.1 but omitted since 1.3.x, I'd like to downgrade current nginx 1.4.2 on Debian squeeze to 1.2.1, so that I can easily have the module. I am wondering what ...
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Slow http responses

I am running an apache web server on debian 6.0 with kernel 2.6.32-5-amd64. In certain times of the day, usually when more people are online, the server have very slow responses. I am sure, that is ...
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Upgrade issue from Debian Server Squeeze 6 to Wheezy 7 - still on kernel 2.6

I upgraded from Debian Squeeze 6 to Wheezy 7 but it seems i am using the old kernel. # uname -r 2.6.32-042stab072.10 But i have the newer kernel installed # dpkg --get-selections | grep ...
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A lot of services do not start on boot

It worked before, but now it does not. A few services (like varnishd, memcached, apache2) get started on boot, but many others do not, like: nginx, php-fpm, vz. I don't know where to look at. There ...
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mdadm raid5 recover double disk failure - with a twist (drive order)

Let me acknowledge first off that I have made mistakes, and that I have a backup for most but not all of the data on this RAID. I still have hope of recovering the rest of the data. I don't have the ...
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how to enable TLSv1.1 and TLSv1.2 on nginx Debian squeeze?

For security I have to setup a nginx server with TLSv1.1 or TLS v1.2. By default, nginx configuresTLSv1. Reading the documentation I see that nginx has to set the following directive: ssl_protocols ...
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Configure postfix to delivers faster when a mail got greylisted

Where do I configure the time postfix waits until it tries to resend an email from the queue if an email was grey-listed on the recipient side? I would like to configure it, so my server tries to ...
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How do I check if smartd and mdadm are running correctly?

I have a raid system on debian: Disk /dev/sda: 320.1 GB,... Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System /dev/sda1 * 1 2432 19535008+ fd Linux raid ...
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pam_limits(cron:session): unknown limit item 'nofiles'

On my debian-squeeze server I get thousands of messages in the logcheck email under Security Events for sudo =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- Aug 31 20:17:44 eclabs sudo: pam_limits(sudo:session): unknown ...
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How do I silence mysqlcheck?

If I use for example: mysqlcheck syscp --silent --auto-repair I still get the note: syscp.panel_sessions note : The storage engine for the table doesn't support check this is strange, ...
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Why does the mysql backup grow if a table is crashed?

I use this backup script on my debian squeeze server to create a backup of all mysqltables: #!/bin/sh BACKUP_DIR=/var/backups/mysql/ DATE=$(date +%Y-%m-%d) for i in /var/lib/mysql/*/; do ...
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Ctrl + Alt + F1 blank screen in IBM server model x3650

I have 3 IBM sever, model x3650. I have installed the Debian squeeze OS. After successful OS installation , if I press Ctrl + Alt + F1 I am getting blank screen only. But If I gives username and ...
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Create image from VMWare Linux guest

I have a Debian Linux installed as a VMWare guest. I want to create an .iso (or .img) from this installation, from which I can create a server installation. How can I achieve this?
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Is there a way to disable SFTP access without changing the user password?

We have a web app that allows our users to set up vendor SFTP accounts. We want our users to be able to manage the vendor accounts that can access their server in a reversible fashion, ie, without ...
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Pure-ftpd: log IP adresses

I've got question about pure-ftpd server, I'm running. I want to setup it to log IP addresses instead of hostnames, but none of configuration works. I tried: Writing "yes" or "1" to ...
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Munin Interpretation - Server Limits

I've installed Munin to monitor my debian (squeeze) webserver (2 x Intel Quad Xeon 4x2.66GHz, 16GB RAM, 2x1000GB HDD Raid). There are around 50k visits per day. The scripts are very simple and there ...
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Can a single Apt-Cacher serve multiple Debian versions?

I have multiple machines running Debian 6 (Squeeze) and 7 (Wheezy). I set up an Apt-Cacher server on a Debian 7 box, for the Debian 7 instances to use. Can this also be used (with the same wheezy ...
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Desperate: statd timed out, lockd cannot monitor / unmonitor

Since this afternoon something is wrong with the server. On the server side I see messages in dmesg as follows: statd: server rpc.statd not responding, timed out lockd: cannot unmonitor ...
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Graph Bind9 requests statistic with Cacti: named.stats => Permission denied

I set up, sometimes ago, a Cacti plugin on a Linux Debian that allows to collect DNS statistics, through SNMP/rndc queries, for generating beautiful graphics. It was working fine until some weeks ...
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Refusing connection to POP3 server on Debian 6

I have installed Postfix and Courier on my VPS server based on Debian Squeeze. My server uses MySQL database. Every daemon works properly, but I cannot login to my account using neither POP3 nor ...
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Sending mail from server to own domain, mail hosted in google apps and Windows Live [Solved]

I have several domains hosted in my web server, most of them have mail working with Google Apps, however, since Google Apps has no free accounts any more I am now using Windows Live services with my ...
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Listing usernames that are actually computers in Debian

I have inherited about 6 servers (all Debian based), and part of my project over the next year is consolidate everything into one server. There are 6 "domains" running from Samba3 installations, and ...
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How do I add a new driver to the debian installer in Debian Squeeze?

I am using a 10GB Broadcom NetExtreme II card in a supermicro system. As it turns out the Wheezy version of this driver has a nasty bug in it that has a race condition that causes the driver to panic ...
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ProFTPd create different virtual hosts for different users

I'm totally new to ProFTPd server and I really can't find out how to configure what I need. I'd like to have some explanations on Virtual Servers and Per-directory rules. I'm running Debian Debian ...
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Fixing a failed grub upgrade on RAID

We just upgraded out dedicated server from Debian Lenny (5.0) to Debian Squeeze (6.0). In the process, the grub upgrade failed. I (perhaps foolishly) followed the advice at ...
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Why did mySQL stop working after I entered some iptables commands? [closed]

I entered the following commands into a Debian Linux terminal: sysctl net.ipv4.ip_forward=1 iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -p tcp --dport Port2 -j DNAT --to-destination yyy.yyy.yyy.yyy:Port1 iptables ...
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Increased memory usage for uWSGI workers / masters after moving from Debian to Ubuntu

After moving our web servers from Debian to Ubuntu we have noticed a large increase in the amount of memory (RSS) used by uWSGI master and worker processes. The version of uWSGI (1.9.13) remains the ...
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Nginx: Is there a way to prioritise requests from a specific IP address?

We have a public website that also serves requests for an internal system (on a dedicated IP address). When the website gets busy, and the server load increases, all requests slow down. This is ...
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How do I install openssh v6.2 on Debian Squeeze?

I first tried the backports repository but 6.2 isn't in there. It's in the testing repository though, so I added the testing repository to /etc/apt/sources.list, did an apt-get update, then an ...
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How can I synchronize users in a master-slave server setup on debian squeeze?

I'm currently setting up a 1:1 replication of a linux server. To simplify the process of updating users and groups I considered changing the uids and gids on the slave server to have them all like on ...
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Phpize: cannot find build files [closed]

I'm getting the following error when trying phpize for Thrift: # phpize Cannot find build files at '/usr/local/lib/php/build'. Please check your PHP installation. I have installed php5-dev. I've ...
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Client can not access some HTTPS through Squeeze gateway

I have a gateway (+firewall +proxy) set up on a Squeeze box with 2 NICs. The problem is the client cannot see some of the HTTPS (for example they can go https://mail.google.com but not ...
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Postfix using LDAP lookup works for virtual_mailbox_maps, but fails for virtual_mailbox_domains

I'm setting up a Postfix/Dovecot/LDAP server on Debian Squeeze with all virtual mailboxes (as opposed to aliases). I've successfully setup Dovecot, and have Postfix correctly looking to ldap for ...
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Debian Squeeze not detecting Highpoint RR2710 Raid SAS Card during install

I have an HP DL120 G7 and have a Rocketraid Highpoint 2710 Raid SAS card with 4 drives. Have built a RAID 5 with those at the Raid Card Bios, and have tried to install Debian squeeze v6. The Raid card ...
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After installing ssl certificate serve same content on http and https

I just installed rapidssl certificate on apache2 debian squeeze. I put all files inside apache2/ssl folder, edited default-ssl inside apache2/sites-available. Certificate is installed but after ...