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[tag:debian] is a popular Linux distribution. The codename Wheezy stands for version 7.0 which is the current `stable` release. It was released on 2013-05-04.

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free file sync debian shell usage

I use free file sync on windows to sync files to my NAS on daily basis, now I want to do the same with my debian 7 box, however it is shell access only, before I attempt the install I want to know if ...
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How to troubleshoot web application performance?

When using the Odoo 7 web interface to build a quotation, once the quotation includes 50+ line items, clicking the link to "Add an item" yields a red "Loading" message which flashes for 20+ seconds. ...
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suPHP won't allow access to PHP sources

I am running suPHP with Apache2 and PHP5.4 on a Debian Wheezy. I found out that .phps files won't be showed and access will result in a 403 page. The same file with equal chmod/chown/chgrp will be ...
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Why was an older version of Nginx installed?

I installed Nginx and PHP5-FPM and have it all working, but I noticed that I have Nginx 1.2.1 installed and not the most recent stable version (1.6.x). I also noticed that PHP-FPM had PHP 5.4 and not ...
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Cannot Ping Devices Across Interfaces for Shorewall Single IP Three-interface Firewall on Debian Wheezy

Summary I am currently working on a three interface software firewall using Shorewall 4.5.5.3 on Debian Wheezy, and I'm having some difficulty with the loc (eth2) and dmz (eth1) interfaces. The fw ...
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Missing packages after clean Debian install

I've just installed a clean version of Debian (Wheezy) using the netInstall image. I feel like there's a lot of missing package (that are usually installed by default when I used to use the full ...
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Debian Wheezy compile libpam-smbpass before or after installing samba

Samba debian package is at version 3.6.6 and does not look to include natively libpam-smbpass, which I need for being able to use system users on the server side. I checked the debian package release ...
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What functionality does smartd lose when disabling state saving or attribute logging?

I'm trying to let my backup server have its disks in standby as often as possible. Outside of smartd or actual backup usage, the disks currently spin up once per day (various cron tasks). smartd, by ...
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Problems with installing log.io on Debian Wheezy [closed]

Creating a user logio: useradd -m -s /bin/bash logio Trying to install log.io: npm install -g log.io --user "logio" The result is: ws@0.4.32 install ...
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debian openssh-server resetting connection [closed]

I've installed openssh server on my debian wheezy machine. I was able to access it without any issues from my windows laptop using mobaxterm personal (which provides a very decent unix like ...
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How to check resources consumption sort by websites in Linux Debian server? [closed]

I have apache2 installed on Linux Debian VPS. How can I check how much RAM or CPU consumes particular website? When I run HTOP I see just in user col value "www-data" and in command col value ...
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Postfix server rejecting sender address

I installed a mailserver (postfix / dovecot) on my Debian Wheezy system and cannot send mails. Since I just want to administer a mail server and don't have a domain yet, I'm working with the external ...
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What is status_of_proc, and how do I call it? [closed]

In the init script of nginx in Debian 7 (Wheezy) I read the following exerpt: status) status_of_proc -p /var/run/$NAME.pid "$DAEMON" nginx && exit 0 || exit $? ;; ...
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Logging only written on old [filename].1 log files

My log is not written on the correct log file for example syslog, mail.log, mysql.log, auth.log but for some reason the latest event are written on these old log files syslog.1, auth.log.1, mail.log.1 ...
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I am not able to configure LDAP on Debian 7.7

I have a Debian 7.7 box and have installed openldap-2.4.31 from repos, but I can't manage to configure it. I run the install commands and it goes well, I am following this how to, then when I try to ...
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Why is ZFS not doing anything with my disk's duff sector?

I was under the impression that if an I/O error occurs during a read from a ZFS pool, two things will happen: The failure will be recorded in either the READ or CKSUM statistic of the relevant ...
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Suddenly, shutdown command can't be found anymore

I logged in to my Debian 7 server, did an upgrade using apt and wanted to shutdown+reboot using shutdown -r now as i did a lot of times before. This time, the shutdown command can't be found anymore. ...
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Nginx server block not working

Disclaimer: Just to clarify, I'm completely new to Linux, but I've configured everything via google searches and personal research. I've got a Debian Wheezy server with LEMP stack that I intend to ...
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rsync termiates after a while unexpectedly

I run a rsync command with nohup in ssh session, but after a while it returns this error: rsync error: received SIGINT, SIGTERM, or SIGHUP (code 20) at rsync.c(549) [generator=3.0.9] rsync error: ...
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Fail2ban jail.local vs jail.conf

Does jail.local file act as an override to jail.conf or as a replacement to jail.conf? When I was learning about Fail2Ban from tutorials, most of them usually say either to copy jail.conf to ...
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Apache & mod_proxy - What's wrong?

I am limited to one external IP on my server thus to run a mail server alongside with other Apache instance for web hosting, I believe I am forced to use mod_proxy. I tried using mod_proxy in the ...
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bacula backups very slow with TCP socket in 'unkn-4' state

Several bacula-fd clients are backing up to one bacula SD (using 2G disk files on massive RAID, not tape), usually 2-3 of them concurrently. It works fine, except when 2 bigger clients (about ...
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Installing ngx_pagespeed with nginx 1.6.2 (Backport) on debian 7 (wheezy)

I am struggling to install nginx 1.6.2 with module ngx_pagespeed 1.9.32.1-beta Can anyone please help me to install this on my debian 7. Any working tutorial i have tried ...
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Rebuilding raid1 array fails device busy

I had a hard disk fail on my server, so I got the provider to replace the hard disk. Unfortunately I forgot to do mdadm /dev/mdX --fail /dev/sdaY for the disks. Now after a reboot, I get this: ...
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openssh chroot terminates ssh connection [closed]

I have a Debian Wheezy server where i would like to chroot certain users when they log in via the openssh server. I am getting an odd error however: For test purposes i have simply added ...
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In Debian, what is NAMED service for? [closed]

I have just upgraded my Debian VPS webserver from 6 to 7 and among others I have just found the following services running: named xinetd sendmail-mta (...) kthreadd/478 khelper/478 What is the ...
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SSH keygen error (setting up a SFTP server)

I was following this tutorial, but a problem occurred and I couldn't find any help while googling it. Whenever I ran the command sudo ssh-keygen -e -f ~username/.ssh/authorized_keys | sudo tee ...
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Munin showing apache accesses per virtual host

I have different NameVirtualHosts defined in Apache2 running on debian wheezy. Munin is running and is showing me the apache accesses on "port 80". Every virtual host is writing its own log files and ...
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hostapd virtual wlan interface no ip from dnsmasq

I have installed hostapd and also dnsmasq to ppovide dhcp only. On the virtual interfaces i do see the ssid and all. So hostapd seems to work fine( although i am not sure). When i try to connect to ...
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how to change back to dash

I had used dpkg-reconfigure dash for ISPconfig installation, Now, I want to go back to dash again. Can anyone please help me with that. I am using Debian wheezy.
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Postfix cannot authenticate against SASL

My system is Debian 7 aka Wheezy with postfix, courier, and mysql installed. Courier works well and if I issue testsaslauthd -u user@domain -p password -f /var/spool/postfix/var/run/saslauthd/mux -s ...
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Do I need Bind for my dedicated server?

On the onset, would like to declare myself as a newbie, I have used managed servers before, this time around wanted to go for nginx, and my host did not have a control panel for nginx only, and ...
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PHP/Ruby captive portal first domain seems cached

I have created a captive portal with iptables I use what many people seem to use : Users can request DNS, packet marked as 99. 99 means no internet else the user does have access. When a user ...
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Postfix SMTP authentication [duplicate]

I used this guide to create a mailserver for a small business: https://workaround.org/ispmail/wheezy. IMAP is working perfectly but i ran into an issue with SMTP and Authenticated SMTP. When i use an ...
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How will updating kernel affect everything else?

I'm new to Linux and I'd like to try to upgrade kernel on my little NAS, but I don't really know how it will affect installed packages and user files, and do I really need to upgrade it? Plus the ...
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php with fcgid not working anymore after upgrade to wheezy

I have some issues with a server that I have recently upgraded from Debian Squeeze to Debian Wheezy. When I call a php-page only the php-source-code of the page is beeing show but not interpretated ...
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How to get exim4's smtp and pop3/imap server name and settings?

I'm missing exim4 configuration file in /etc/exim/exim4.conf. dpkg-reconfigure exim4-config runs OK and sending/receiving emails is also OK. I just don't know where is the configuration saved. The ...
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squid3 blocking access to particular IP not working

I have installed a squid3 on debian and using it as a proxy server. after some time I want to block the particular user using IP address. So I have defined this rule in my squid.conf file but it is ...
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Mail to localhost user doesn't work after installing sendmail

I want to send emails to other domains from my virtual Debian server, so I've installed sendmail-bin and sendmail. Since then mailing to gmail adresses works, but mailing to users in localhost mail -s ...
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Command apt-get -t wheezy-backports install linux-image-amd64

I have a server with Debian wheezy and kernel vmlinuz-3.2.0-4-amd64, hosted at OVH. I would like to upgrade the kernel. Normally at ovh, you can find some kernel already configured. but the files I ...
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Visudo Gives no Error but asks “What Now?”

I'm trying to add a new sudoers file using sudo visudo -f /etc/sudoers.d/abe . I added the contents: # Allow automatic update of abe matt ALL=(root) NOPASSWD: python /home/matt/token-abe/setup.py ...
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Uninstall package on Debian 7

I am trying to uninstall apache2 on my Debian 7 server. First I stop the apache2 service like this: sudo service apache2 stop Then I did sudo apt-get --purge remove apache2 The response I got ...
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(nginx) - Can't make OwnCloud work after restore (no images, style etc)

I've migrated my rig from Arch Linux to Debian stable and I've restored my old OC installation but now everything seems to be blown up. (see attachments) The desktop clients work flawlessly though. ...
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debian redis update-rc.d errors - there is a loop between redis and nginx

I tried to install redis as a service in debian 7 wheezy(redis version 7) by following the instructions from http://redis.io/topics/quickstart but after running sudo update-rc.d redis_6379 defaults ...
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Multiple network interfaces, routing configuration. IP rule fails (debian based instances)

I have debian wheezy based instance with 2 network interfaces (Primary, Secondary). My setup flow: vim /etc/network/interfaces auto eth0 iface eth0 inet dhcp auto eth1 iface eth1 inet dhcp ifup ...
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VSFTPd 2.3.5 through iptables on Debian 7.6

Configured and running vsftpd 2.3.5 on Debian 7.6 behind IPtables and fail2ban with ssl_enabled I can't upload files properly because after a few I receive the following errors: Timeout or OOPS: ...
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Install a pecl package (gmagick) without PHPize

I am running Debian Wheezy with PHP5.5 (not the default PHP version of Wheezy). I want to install gmagick (already installed graphicsmagick from aptitude). So I did this command line : pecl install ...
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Server on blacklist [duplicate]

I have a Debian Wheezy server with several websites with separate domains. Some of these websites uses Wordpress and in turn uses PHP's mail function to send mail. I installed "sendmail" to be able ...
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Apache Server access log shows another domain's request and got redirected

I found my apache2 access log (debian) includes some entries not related to my domain and got '301' redirection: ,-,-,[19/Aug/2014:10:09:54 +0800],"GET /admin.php HTTP/1.0",301,493,,, ...
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repquota displays wrong data

Repquota seems not give correct number of block used, but only for user with assigned limits (30MB/50MB): # repquota -s /skole/tjener/home0 *** Report for user quotas on device ...