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How to investigate unexpected Linux server shut down?

In a new Xeon 55XX server with 4xSSD at raid 10 with Debian 6, I have experienced 2 random shut downs within two weeks after the server being built. Looking at bandwidth logs before shut down does not ...
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Puppet doesnt sign certs

I have build an testlap for puppet, but it doesnt work. I start the Puppet Agent on the Node and he waits for the Certificate. root:~# puppet agent --server xxxx --waitforcert 60 --test warning: ...
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/dev/net/tun exists, but OpenVPN is refussing to find it

I'm currently configuring an OpenVPN client on an arm microprocessor running debian squeeze, however I'm running into problems. As the below shows, /dev/net/tun exists: debarm:~# whoami root ...
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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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Debian package installation problems - Bus errors, dpkg post-installation exit status 135

I tried to install curl support for php 5 on my debian squeeze machine and since I'm having problems. After trying to install curl I got dependency issues which I tried to solve by removing what ...
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Debian server, Workbench client or server side?

We have a server running Debian squeeze with mysql and until now we manage the db through phpMyAdmin. In this question I was told that Workbench represents a better choice than PMA in terms of ...
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Apache WebDAV: Howto set authentication for share; w/ calendar support (Outlook, Thunderbird, Webapp)

I'm looking for a way to share a calendar for different platforms via a Linux Debian server which runs Apache 2.2.16 with WebDAV (mod_dav, mod_dav_fs) support. So far I use for the basic ...
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How to mount vfat drive on Linux with ownership other than root?

I'm running into trouble mounting an iPod on a newly upgraded Debian Squeeze. I suspect either a protocol has changed or I've tickled a bug, which I don't know where to report. I'm trying to mount ...
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How to automatically re-start apache if it stops responding and socket is still in use

Apache server Debian Linux x64 serves the site mono applications in mysite.com and other sites using virtual hosting. Sometimes apache stops responding for unknow reason. Apache error_log contains: ...
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Debian 6.0.10 on Hyper-V

I have a vendor supplied appliance that was developed for V-Sphere, that I am trying to convert to run on HyperV. So far, I have converted the v-Sphere virtual Hard drive to a HyperV one, and have ...
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Is it possible to enable TLS v 1.2 in Debian squeeze

I am currently running a Debian Squeeze server with Apache. My OpenSSL version is 0.9.8, and I would like to get up to a version capable of running TLS v 1.2. So far my research shows that this is ...
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Easy way of checking signature of a source package from the other release of debian

I'm trying to backport nanomsg from jessie to squeeze. But when I run: dget http://http.debian.net/debian/pool/main/n/nanomsg/nanomsg_0.4~beta+dfsg-3.dsc It says: dscverify: ...
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Sending mail from server to own domain, mail hosted in google apps and Windows Live

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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Files deleted but process open [duplicate]

My /dev/md1 is full # du -x -m --max-depth=1 | sort -n shows 0 ./dev 0 ./proc 0 ./sys 1 ./home 1 ./lost+found 1 ./media 1 ./mnt 1 ./selinux 1 ./srv 1 ./tmp 4 ./lib32 6 ...
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Manage my debian logs

Since the beginning, i never modified something concerning my logs. But /var/log begins to be fat ... Some logs weigh 3 Go (syslog, mail.log, some apache logs ...) I installed logrotate without ...
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Apache2+PHP fopen() permisson

Intro: I am sorry to be asking for help when there's loads of that on the internet, however I'm not Linux savvy. Problem: I've installed apache2 and PHP5 under debian, and uses of PHP fopen() ...
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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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Updating SVN to 1.7 on Debian Squeeze

I tried to update my Subversion Client und Squeeze with 1.7. Therefore I extended the "/etc/apt/sources.list" with deb http://opensource.wandisco.com/debian/ squeeze svn17 Downloaded their key ...
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Access OpenVPN client network from server

I have setup an OpenVPN connection between a Windows 2012 Server and an Debian Linux machine. The windows machine is the server and the linux machine is running openvpn as client. I can ping and ...
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How to fix locale settings in Debian squeeze

I occasionally get locale errors and I've tried to run dpkg-reconfigure locales to fix the problem. Here's the output: :~$ sudo dpkg-reconfigure locales perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: ...
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How do I provide dpkg configuration parameters to aptitude or apt-get?

When installing gitolite I find that: # aptitude install gitolite The following NEW packages will be installed: gitolite 0 packages upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 29 not upgraded. ...
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Maildir on Debian Squeeze - Finding email boxes on /lost+found

A server that I'm helping to administrate had a severe file system problem and now there's a lot of files inside the /lost+found directory. I'd like to find the user@example.com's received and sent ...
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mysql command in command line return unknown variable

When I try to use: mysql -u [user] -p command (or any other "mysql") at my Debian server command line I get this error: mysql: unknown variable 'log=/var/log/mysql.log' mysql-client is ...
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Physical to Virtual Xen on Debian Squeeze

I'm trying to migrate various services from a physical Debian Squeeze box to a number of para-virtualised Xen machines. This is my first venture into Xen, so I'm planning on doing this step by step: ...
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Remote desktop to my KVM virtual machine

I've got a dedicated server running Debian 6. I've set up a windows 7 virtual machine using KVM. Now I'm trying to get Remote desktop working. I'm guessing i have to do some port forwarding. The ...
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Specifying charset in HTTP header with Lighttpd

I'm trying to specify a charset in the HTTP header of my Lighttpd-setup. I've tried numerous suggestions I've found throughout StackExchange's websites. 1. Tried looking in the mime.types file, so I ...
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How to install Postgres 9.3 parallel in Debian Squeeze

Debian 6 contains Postgres 9.1 installation installed from Debian backports in 5432 port How to install Postgres 9.3 also on this server. I found instructions in ...
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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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nginx location pathing issue

I've got a pretty much default sites-enabled set up in my nginx on debian squeeze and i'm now trying to get it to serve up my munin graphs on myhost/munin/ Heres the location i've added to the config ...
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Errors when running cron: grandchild #10010 failed with exit status 2: 1 Time(s)

In recent weeks I have seen this type of error many times on my debian 6 servers. I have seen different exit status, 1, 2, 25, 255 Errors when running cron: grandchild #10010 failed with exit ...
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Installing a Ruby On Rails Application (fedena) on an ISPCONFIG 3 site [closed]

I have a debian squeeze box running ispconfig 3. I am trying to install an application made in ruby on rails Project Fedena Install. According to that installation, it looks like it will only work if ...
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PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library '/usr/lib/php5/20100525/apc.so'

I have updated my php from 5.3.3 to 5.4.31. I have a Debian 6 Squeeze. PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library '/usr/lib/php5/20100525/apc.so' - /usr/lib/php5/20100525/apc.so: ...
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Postfix [Courier, Maildir] Disable Quota

I set up Postfix under Debian Wheezy with MySQL and virtual users using this tutorial. Thunderbird is recently giving me alerts "You exceeded your mail quota" and saving/moving emails is denied. The ...
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Debian 6 Not resolving hostnames

Regards, I've run into the following issue recently following an intrusion in to my VPS: Although resolv.conf is properly configured with the correct DNS servers the VPS can not resolve hosts. I ...
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How can I get AWstats to segregate data for two different VirtualHosts/domains?

I want stats for two sites to be displayed separately in their AWstats page on a Debian squeeze VPS. Right now the two sites have their own *.conf files with separate VirtualHosts, and their ...
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Installing wkhtmltoimage in Debian 6.0 (squeeze)

How to install wkhtmltoimage in 64 bit amd debian ? I tried wget http://wkhtmltopdf.googlecode.com/files/wkhtmltopdf-0.9.9-static-amd64.tar.bz2 tar xvjf wkhtmltopdf-0.9.9-static-amd64.tar.bz2 mv ...
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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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Problems updating Debian 6

Im trying to update a Debian 6 server, but get the following output with some errors after sudo aptitude update: Ign http://archive.debian.org oldstable Release.gpg Ign ...
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How to patch CVE-2015-0235 (GHOST) on Debian Lenny and Squeeze?

There is a right way to patch GHOST on Debian Lenny and Squeeze? According to this link there are no plans to patch Lenny https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2015-0235 Thanks!
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Apache server randomly unable to connect

I have an Apache server running on a virtual machine runing Debian 6. Just this morning visitors to the web page are seeing a random Unable to Connect message. I do not have an increase in overall ...
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Debian Squeeze Slow SMB/Samba Write Speeds [closed]

Arch: x86_64 OS: Debian Sub-Version: Squeeze Prev Speed: 3-5MB Current Speed: 1MB Connection: WIFI WIFI Speed: 150Mbps I have been Google'in and testing for hours using the same file. I was ...
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Randomly getting Postfix SSL_accept error / Dovecot TLS handshaking Disconnected

I have this really weird problem since a couple of days/weeks: more and more people are reporting problems connecting to the mail servers (Dovecot IMAP and POP3 as well as Postfix SMTP) in SSL mode. ...
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How to mitigate error “kernel: nf_conntrack: table full, dropping packet”

We recently had a problem with one of our servers (Debian Squeeze) becoming unresponsive during heavy-ish load. Looking at the kernel logs, I think this is the cause: kernel: nf_conntrack: table ...
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How to update NTP-deamon on a Debian Squeeze (Proxmox 2.x)?

Because of security issue in NTP (CVE-2014-9295) I need to update NTP-deamon on a Debian Squeeze (it is the Proxmox 2.x installation). The problem is that it is a productional system and I can not ...
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NFS share problems - RPC: fragment too large: xxxxx

We have a virtual server with an NFS share that is written to by other servers. Today the NFS share became inaccessible. The syslog was full off messages like this: RPC: fragment too large: 311176 ...
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Unable to correct dependencies Update Debian 6 to 7

I tried updating debian 6 to 7 and getting trouble while running apt-get dist-upgrade. What I have done is: edit source.list, changed squeeze to whezzy # cat /etc/apt/sources.list deb ...
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Process specific ulimit still low after changes to soft and hard ulimits

I'm having trouble with increasing the open-files ulimit (ulimit -n) for a particular process on a Debian 6 server. AFAIK I've done everything to change the servers hard and soft limits in this case, ...
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What is eating my hdd on vps server after a few minutes?

I installed iotop and I see a command that I don't understood and it uses 96-99% of my IO? This is it: find /var/www/virtual/webpult.hu -type f -path */phptmp/sess_* -cmin +24 -exec rm -v {} ; I ...
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Updating a Vyatta 6.6 box for Shellshock

A client has a few Vyatta installations that they're eventually wanting to replace with VyOS. In the interim, they're running Vyatta 6.6 (last version prior to the sale to Brocade). It's an internal ...
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Exim4 ACL - Cannot set a global ratelimit

This is the first time I post on this forum, but since I have found a few leads on my problem I am hoping that I will find a solution. I think what I want to do is very simple. I have a web server ...