[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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ip6tables port redirect with TPROXY on IPv6 only

Our server is IPv6 only connected and an applications listen to port 8080 at private network, but we need port 80 at public Internet. On purpose of testing, when opening the firewall for port 8080, ...
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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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cgit + redmine + git (advance integration)

I've successfully managed to configure my Redmine with advance git integration. However, I'm very interested in combining cgit with the current configs, but I'm not sure how. So, basically I want to ...
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Booting a diskless Debian system using bonding, bridging, and iSCSI

I'm trying to build my personal holy grail: booting my Debian Wheezy KVM server diskless from a iSCSI target and the only configuration needed on the diskless server is the iSCSI parameters in the NIC ...
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Installation of Lotus Notes 9.0.1 32 bit for Linux on a Debian 7.5 “wheezy” 64 bit

I'm trying to install Lotus Notes 9.0.1 32 bit for Linux (IBM has not developed a 64 bit package yet) on a Debian 7.5 "wheezy" 64 bit but I'm running into some issues and would need your help. There ...
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Debian server - DNS stopped working after static IP reassignment

Due to changes in the LAN router, I had to modify the static IP of one of our servers. It still succeeds in finding the external world (ping google.com), but only temporarily - when I access one of ...
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How can I use huge pages and libhugetlbfs on a Debian EC2 PVM instance?

On my local machine (i7 9200) running Debian Wheezy amd64 I can get some significant speedups on some "big data"/HPC type stuff by: Following the instructions here to reserve some RAM for huge pages ...
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How to install Oracle Java on Debian Wheezy with make-jpkg and fakeroot without errors?

How to install Oracle Java on Debian Wheezy with make-jpkg and fakeroot? the manual for installing oracle java on debian wheezy is quite clear and understandable: http://wiki.debian.org/JavaPackage ...
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Unmet dependancies on Debian7

I did the dist-upgrade on debian from 7.8 wheezy to 8.1 jessie. then I had some trubles with old compilet PHP and had to revert back. Since the downgrade, I have this on trying to do a dist-upgrade ...
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Console-Setup does not configure

I want to upgrade debian wheezy to jessie. But the program console-setup has problems with its configuration script. I cancelled the upgrade process and started the configuration manual: dpkg ...
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Dovecot Sieve does not run?

I'm quite new to Dovecot but it has worked out for me pretty good so far for me. I run dovecot with postfix and amavis and spamassassin and it works out all fine, mails get tagged as junk, sending, ...
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How do I troubleshoot an unresponsive Apache2 instance using 100% CPU?

I'm running a Debian 7 server with Kolab Groupware installed and not much else. It works perfectly fine normally, but randomly (always when I'm not looking, of course) the CPU usage will spike to 100% ...
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openswan IPSEC site to site randomly disconnects on debian server

goodmorning my friends, this is my situation: I have two debian servers with static IP connected through a site to site VPN OPENSWAN, everything works like a charm, I can ping the entire lan from any ...
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Meaning of postgresql log “using stale statistics instead of current ones because stats collector is not responding”

I have a Postgresql 9.1+134wheezy4 running on Debian 7 Wheezy. From 2015-02-07 on (I guess it has been backported then, see below) I regularly see the following line in ...
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Is Debian Minimal a good starting point for VPS

When I reinstall Debian 7 Wheezy on my VPS I can choose between Minimal and Normal Debain 7 image. I tried both and found that the Minimal image does not contain e.g. the sudo command and configured ...
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Automatically add/remove entry to/from /etc/hosts when enabling/disabling apache2 virtualhost

When I create virtualhosts, I almost always forget to add an entry to /etc/hosts until I've attempted to check the site in a web browser and moaned about the oversight. What I want to do is modify ...
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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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Match Group restriction in sshd_config does not work

I have got two groups in sshd_config: AllowGroups sftpusers sshusers And I have two groups below subsystem sftp /usr/lib/openssh/sftp-server: Match Group sftpusers,!sshusers ...
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Compiling Openresty into a .deb package

I'm trying to compile Openresty 1.7.2.1 into a .deb package for Debian 7 using FPM. Although the FPM compilation is successful and I get a deb file, but when I install it using dpkg somehow the config ...
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Debian Wheezy hangs before GRUB menu after successful install on Dell C-Series Server

I've just installed Debian Wheezy on a Dell C-Series Server w/o any problems. However, at first reboot, I don't even get a GRUB menu. So I guess it's a problem with where GRUB was installed and maybe ...
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GitLab, error while installing Gems, libmysqlclient-dev probabily missing but unistallable

So, while I was installing GitLab following the official tutorial I got an error on the Gems installation. Gem files will remain installed in ...
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Debian 7 + Hyper-V and random network/DNS problems

Our department is *nix-based exclusively but unfortunately the company we're part of runs on a Windows environment and until I get budget for our own servers I have to run our servers on a Hyper-V ...
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grub on debian wheezy doesn't recognise mdraid

We're having a really strange problem when trying to boot from an mdraid on Debian Wheezy. All references online that I can find tell me that grub 1.99 (which is part of Debian Wheezy) should have no ...
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putty openssh rsa key signature invalid

I'm running a server with Debian Linux 3.2.46-1+deb7u1 with OpenSSH Server 6.0 and secured the login with a 2048 bit RSA key. Although connecting with OpenSSH Client from another machine succeeds, ...
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Samba 3.6.6 doesn't allow force user

I was using debian squeeze and yesterday I did an upgrade to debian wheezy. Everything but samba is working fine. When I connect to samba and login with the known users I do not have the rights to ...
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Debian Wheezy - apt-get upgrade fault

Today I want to upgrade a server, but it lag on java 8 upgrade, I use Ctrl + C and stop upgrade, now when I want to upgrade, I have this problem: Can anybody help me? root@mg1:/home/system# apt-get ...
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Lighttpd init script doesn't work on Debian Wheezy

[EDIT] I have found why it did not work, I just had to add the directive server.pid-file = "/var/run/lighttpd.pid" to the lighttpd.conf file. I can't figure out why the lighttpd ...
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can't insall mysql-server after upgrade to debian wheezy

I upgraded debian to wheezy and got errors with mysql-server so I removed it. Now I can't reinstall it. I get: $ sudo apt-get install mysql-server ... Unpacking mysql-server (from ...
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LDAP secondary group working for only some users

On an Ubuntu box, I'm having issues with LDAP secondary groups for one user, sabnzbd. The user should be a part of the media group. daniel@server:~$ id sabnzbd uid=4996(sabnzbd) gid=4996(sabnzbd) ...
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Serving Large Files Apache2

i'm trying to setup a new gigabit debian 7 server to act as our fileserver, however i'm noticing that when i download say a 300 MB file, it downloads ~200 Kbps from the server. While the available ...
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nginx on debian wheezy and TLS > 1.0?

Hi I already searched for some hours, but I only found solutions, where they had used older nginx/openssl-versions. My problem is: How can I activate TLSv1.2 in nginx in that way, the client will ...
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Cross distro daemon command?

I'm trying to write a script to launch a daemon on both centos and debian. This is the current pseudo script: if [ =f "/etc/init.d/functions" ] then . /etc/unit.d/functions alias ...
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Debian wheezy to jessie update hangs during boot - setting up x socket directories… /tmp/.x11-unix /tmp/.ice-unix

I have windows 7 as host and debian 7 as guest in vmware. I was trying to upgrade to debian jessie according to this article ...
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PowerDNS not listening

I just migrated from Bind9 to PowerDNS on my Debian 7 x86_64, and now DNS requests are not going through. I am not familiar with PowerDNS config files, but I did go into pdns.local and specified ...
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Installing package fails with “tar: Invalid argument”

I'm running a docker container based on debian:wheezy to install wp-mirror. I'm running into a lot of dependency problems when running apt-get install wp-mirror, it seems to work after running that a ...
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pure-ftpd-mysql doesnt work after install

I searched for a tutorial to install the ftp-Server correctly and I found this tutorial to install pureftpd-mysql but I can't login with the example user or any other user. I tried 2 other tutorials, ...
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Bridge interfaces without IP in Debian

I need to bridge 2 VLAN's on some different interfaces without IP address. How i can do this? auto eth4 iface eth4 inet manual up ifconfig eth4 up mtu 9000 auto eth4.1320 iface ...
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systemd logcheck rule not working

given is this logcheck rule: ^\w{3} [ :[:digit:]]{11} [._[:alnum:]-]+ systemd-logind\[[[:digit:]]+\]: New session [[:digit:]]+ of user [^[:space:]]+\.$ and this log entry: Mar 19 09:16:09 horst ...
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php5-gd depends: php5-common (= 5.4.36-0+deb7u3) but 5.6.6+dfsg-2 is to be installed

I using Debian Wheezy, I have problem with package named php5-gd. When I put "apt-get install php5-gd" then I have this error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: php5-gd : Depends: ...
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MySQL production server experiencing high traffic from debian-sys-maint user

I am running a MySQL server on Debian 7 in a production environment. I recently (more or less accidentally) took a look into the server stats that can be shown in phpMyAdmin. I saw that the MySQL ...
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Debian: unattended-upgrade does not reboot

I have basically the same problem as described in this question : unattended-upgrades does not reboot On my Debian wheezy I installed unattended-upgrades which correctly upgrades my packages every ...
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`<domain> has no MX record` even though it's configured

I'm trying to set up a mailserver, but I'm stuck with configuring bind. I set the forwarders in /etc/bind/named.conf.options options { directory "/var/cache/bind"; forwarders { ...
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IPVS direct-routing, ldirectord, and IPv6 in Debian Wheezy

I'm encountering a bit of a problem when combining IPv6 with ldirectord/IPVS and direct routing in Wheezy. (Disclaimer: the prefix fdff:4818:7090:9c9f::/64 used here is made up; I'm using an actual ...
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OpenSSL 1.0.1e-2+deb7u14 Debian Wheezy and CVE-2014-0224

According to Debian security tracker CVE-2014-0224 vulnerability is fixed in OpenSSL 1.0.1e-2+deb7u10. https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2014-0224 I have: #apt-cache policy openssl ...
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Why ssh tunnel cannot create in the virtualbox or qemu with force mode (-f)?

I try on the dedicated server root@debian:~# strace -e open -f sshpass -p guest ssh -o StrictHostKeyChecking=no -o UserKnownHostsFile=/dev/null guest@198.51.100.11 -C -N -D 127.0.0.1:22220 -f [pid ...
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How do I give each Virtual Host in Apache a domain name on a local network?

Background information. I have a server (running Debian Wheezy and Apache 2) at which I am to set up several Virtual Hosts to allow students to host their own website for development purpose. I am ...
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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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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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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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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: ...