[tag:debian] is a popular Linux distribution. Squeeze is also known as version 6.0.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
1answer
53 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
528 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
91 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
878 views

“Thin” Rails Server - Automatically Startup

I am looking for some ideas on how to start up my "Thin" Rails server automatically, whenever the machine where it resides reboots. The problem is that when the machine reboots, "Thin" needs to be ...
1
vote
2answers
464 views

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, ...
0
votes
1answer
164 views

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 dbname=...
0
votes
1answer
514 views

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?
1
vote
1answer
138 views

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 ...
4
votes
5answers
5k views

How do I setup a secondary incoming mail server?

I currently have a server running Debian 6, with postfix and dovecot handling email. This server hosts email for a number of domains and users, so I use MySQL as my backing store for users and ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Add image support to GD on Debian

I've recently replaced our aging (386) monitoring machine with something a bit more recent and because I had driver issues with CentOS I decided to use Debian 6 (Squeeze) instead. While in the past I'...
0
votes
1answer
101 views

Stop/disable nginx auto upgrade?

Is it possible to disable the nginx self update? My server was offline last night, because the auto update was broken/incomplete/etc. After the upgrade, the nginx directory contains files like nginx....
2
votes
4answers
517 views

Debian 6 or CentOS 6 - which one is easiest for latest versions of Ruby and Postgres? [closed]

I am getting a new server as I've messed up my current box, while trying to install Postgres 9 (on my CentOS 5.8 box). To cut a long story short, I removed postgres but yum decided to remove ...
2
votes
2answers
462 views

Debian Squeeze: apt-get hangs on download packages from our local repository

hope you guys can help me find out a solution to this problem that's causing me headache. My company has a number of front end servers based upon Debian Squeeze, we also set up a local repository ...
2
votes
1answer
6k views

How to fix 'File name too long' error in apache2?

I see a lot of 'File name too long' errors in apache error log on Debian. How can I fix this?
5
votes
2answers
6k views

Unable to authenticate using Apache and authnz_mod_ldap in Active Directory

I have a problem with Apache2 authentication using authnz_ldap_module in order to authenticate users from Active Directory. My Apache version is 2.2.16-6+squeeze10. Here is the configuration I am ...
0
votes
1answer
396 views

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 IMAP....
0
votes
1answer
4k views

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 http://askubuntu.com/a/...
0
votes
3answers
52 views

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 I'...
1
vote
0answers
127 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
625 views

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 ...
-1
votes
2answers
189 views

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 -...
-1
votes
2answers
266 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
303 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
3k views

How can I clone a Debian system? (ie. deploy via template)

I'm running ESXi 5.0 and have created a Debian Squeeze (6.0.5) "template" system which is just an installation of Debian slightly customized (ie. VMware Tools installed). If I clone the system (ie. ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
640 views

Sendmail - exim4, postfix, Drupal SMTP - none working

I want to send emails from my Debian 6 server. I only want to send. I've followed every set of instructions I can find for Sendmail, Exim4 and Postfix and can not get any working. I tried the SMTP ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
285 views

Debian - error while loading shared libraries

i have an problem with script DocToText from Silvercoders.com on my 64bit Debian Squeeze. It works properly on another 32bit machine, but on this i have still problem with some .so module. # file /...
1
vote
1answer
940 views

Installing gitlab on Debian 6.0.5

I am using following directions in an attempt to install gitlab on Debian 6.0.5 https://github.com/gitlabhq/gitlabhq/blob/stable/doc/installation.md I am getting an error when i'm running following ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
100 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
199 views

munin fw_conntrack going bananas after dist upgrade to debian wheezy

after i upgrade from squeezy to wheezy munin began doing sth weird. it seams as if it only keeps adding the numbers and does not show the current value but only the cumulative values... by the dist-...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Error after trying to install php5-mcrypt on Debian Squeeze

I want to install php5-mcrypt, but I get this error after entering a apt-get install php5-mcrypt Error: php5-mcrypt : Hängt ab von: php5-common (= 5.3.3-7+squeeze15) aber 5.3.9-1~dotdeb.2 soll ...
1
vote
1answer
959 views

mod_fcgid error after upgrading from PHP5.3 to 5.4

I just made an upgrade from PHP 5.3 to 5.4 via dotdeb.org sources. After that, I get errors on vhosts with active FastCGI-Application. [Mon May 20 21:05:15 2013] [warn] [client xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx] (104)...
0
votes
1answer
181 views

KVM guest has a wrong outgoing ip address

I have a KVM host with a bridge configured on eth0 that has a public ip: auto br0 iface br0 inet static address xx.xx.aa.111 netmask 255.255.255.0 network xx.xx.aa.0 broadcast xx.xx.aa.255 ...
0
votes
1answer
853 views

Can't get network bridging to work

I'm trying to make network bridging to work on a Debian squeeze (I'm experimenting in order to make a QEMU/KVM virtual machine that will be visible to the outside network as if it were a distinct ...
2
votes
1answer
172 views

Abnormally high number of safe-upgrade packages on debian squeeze

One of our webservers which is running Debian Etch Squeeze (6.0.7) and which we regularly maintain with safe-upgrades (normally it's only a few safe-upgrade packages per week) now shows an abnormally ...
-1
votes
1answer
3k views

Can't deactivate volume group with 1 logical volume open (Debian Squeeze)

I keep getting this error every time I poweroff/rebbot my computer. I've everything installed on LVM except /boot. I'm worried if this will affect the data on disk. -Thanks!
1
vote
1answer
506 views

Nagios/Icinga check of Windows disk space, wrong -l argument

I'm using NSClient++ on the Windows servers and all other checks are working fine. I'm using the default nt_check config, but these show up as "services unknown" define service{ use ...
1
vote
1answer
360 views

lxc-console only works once

I have a debian-squeeze host-system on which I have installed lxc. i created a (squeeze) container, and started it. then I'm trying to get inside the container with lxc-console. everything works fine ...
0
votes
1answer
868 views

ldapadd works, but ldapsearch doesn't (openldap)

I use just installed Debian 6 with openldap 2.4. I have CentOS box too with openldap 2.3. I make .ldif file from centOS (working configuration) box and successfully add all entries from ldif to Debian'...
-1
votes
1answer
155 views

Script to install and activate backports on debian squeeze?

I am looking for a script that would enable debian backports for debian squeeze, something that I could just run and will enable me to install new packages like a decent version of mercurial after, ...
1
vote
3answers
2k views

Can't connect to remote Xen libvirt with ssh, using virsh or virt-manager

I'm running Xen 4 on a Debian server running Squeeze (stable). I want to connect remotely over ssh using virt-manager or virsh, because I can do that on a Lenny server (oldstable). Xen is installed ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Proc files visible to all in Lenny, but not in Squeeze

I noticed that in my lenny distributions of debian that the proc files are read all in that any user can see if a process is running. In squeeze I noticed that the proc files are readable just to ...
1
vote
3answers
1k views

Spam in Apache access logs

I just booted a new, mint Debian Squeeze x64 server from my cloud hosting provider. I received by root password by email, logged in and ran the following commands: apt-get update apt-get upgrade ...
0
votes
1answer
443 views

Problems virtualizing SBS2003 server to KVM on Debian

I have a server with sbs2003. I would like to move it to another machine (linux Squeeze Debian), within a KVM virtual machine. I proceeded like this: Installed the disk2vhd.exe application on the ...
0
votes
1answer
127 views

Debian Squeeze development box cannot connect to the internet, local network does work

Good evening all, Strange situation: I work from a local development machine running apache and lighttpd in tandem. Today I tried to install curl-php5 which stated that the repository is unreachable. ...
1
vote
1answer
190 views

it is good and safe to use debian software raid?

My questions is as simple as the title: it is good and safe to use debian6 software raid? How safe it is? Can i have a software RAID configuration backup? How can i deal/recover with/from a HDD ...