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Iptabels Port Forewarding Issue [on hold]

I am trying to forward requests on eth0 (192.168.1.110 port 9600 tcp) to the same port on 192.168.250.2 (reachable through eth1 (192.168.250.150)). This is so that I can leve a preconfigured Raspberry ...
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Grub rescue, will not boot from mdadm RAID, no such disk or device — mduuid wrong?

I am running a 14 disk RAID 6 on mdadm behind 2 LSI SAS2008's in JBOD mode (no HW raid) on Debian 7 in BIOS legacy mode. Grub2 is dropping to a rescue shell complaining that "no such device" exists ...
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CentOS Tuned Equivalent For Debian

Running a few systems, a few are Debian which have been great. I have on the CentOS boxes tuned(tuned-adm) installed and setup for throughput. I searched all over Google and only found some articles ...
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Debian - Warning: Possible LKM Trojan installed

I am running chkrootkit every night on 3:04. More than 1 year it was not returning any problems but 1 month ago this warning started to appear: ======================= Checking `lkm'... ...
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Apache SSL configuration - Invalid method in request \x16\x03\x01

I'm trying to set up https service on my VirtualBox guest instance running Debian Squeeze and Apache 2. When trying to load my virtual host's test page in a browser from my Win7 host machine, I'm ...
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mount error 5 = Input/output error

I am running out of ideas. After a long period of testing this morning, I cannot seem to get this to work, and I have no idea why. I want to mount a Windows SMB/CIFS share with a Debian 5.0.4 VM, ...
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Nginx url rewrite file not found

I have converted my .htaccess to work with Nginx but i have many 404 errors or wrong display for folder and subfolder rewriting. This Nginx config works for folder and subfolder but for /view/ its ...
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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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Redirect some specific traffic to a different gateway

I have two gateways with different ISP, one of them defined as default for the LAN user and the other ISP used as the default for the Servers and VPN traffic. This is done using regular routing tables ...
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Java 7 on a V-Server: “Could not reserve enough space for object heap”

I've just installed Java 7 & Jenkins on a V-Server with 1Gb of RAM # java -version Error occurred during initialization of VM Could not reserve enough space for object heap Error: Could not ...
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redmine gives 404 error after installation

I am using Debian squeeze with nginx and mysql. After raking db and loading default data to redmine. When i try to visit redmine in a browser, http://ipaddress:8080/redmine, I get a 404 error Page ...
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Docker install continuously failing on Debian 7 [on hold]

I'm trying to install docker on Debian 7, but I am running into the following situation and it isn't covered in their tutorials. Any ideas? me@computer[04:46:05] ~ $ wget -qO- ...
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Binding local network machines to global doman names via dnsmasq. Possible? [on hold]

In my current setup, I've got a Thomson TWG870UG modem-router(internal DHCP server disabled) with a couple of home network machines connected to it via both ethernet and wlan. One of these machines ...
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Nagios NRPE plugin check_ad - Fixed

i've reading about this problem much and trying to solve it on my own ways but still not luck. I've running debian 7 as nagios server. Problem is that i cant check state of my Active Directory Domain ...
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How to set ulimit value permanently?

On Debian Wheezy, ulimit -a gives: open files (-n) 1024 I add this to /etc/security/limits.conf * hard nofile 64000 then reboot. And ulimit -a ...
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How to forward a specific log file in a syslog config?

I just want to ask how can I log for example /var/log/test/test.log to a remote syslog-ng? Im using syslog not rsyslog. I can do it in rsyslog but not in syslog.
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Why does ip6tables -A INPUT -j DROP blocks outgoing server connections

I'm willing to configure both iptables & ip6tables for IPv6. But for some unknown reason last ip6tables rule in my config block any outgoing connection for my server (apt-get, wget, ping, ping6 ...
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Why can't my root user log in to ssh anymore?

I recently add a new system user and now my root user can no longer log in via ssh. My /etc/ssh/sshd_config is below. cat /etc/ssh/sshd_config # Package generated configuration file # See the ...
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Debian Jessie server would not reboot after update, have access by Rescue, but not sure what to do

Not getting any help from my host from my tickets. Server down fo 24 hours now as I try to google solutions. Upgraded server to Jessie as an upgrade to Wheezy produced errors, and before reboot ...
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pam_ldap Password Changes behaving strangely with Debian Jessie [on hold]

I am in the process of deploying a Openldap/pam_ldap based centralized authentication scheme. I am utilizing the password policy overlay, and that is what makes the strangeness stand out. ...
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Error connecting zabbix with Mysql

I installed Zabbix v.2.4 from sources in Debian Jessie. I followed (step by step) this guide: https://www.zabbix.com/documentation/2.4/manual/installation/install In the setup, when I have to ...
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Debian install netbeans - “No protocol specified”

When trying to run the netbeans shell installer, it gives me an error. ./netbeans-7.0.1-m1-php-linux.sh Configuring the installer... Searching for JVM on the system... Extracting installation data... ...
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.pgpass file does not set default username to connect as

(Debian 8) My .pgpass file is at my home folder (admin) I and using the right format as indicated in the documentation hostname:port:database:username:password The same fields I put there work ...
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SQL not stopping / starting

I have a Debian server running MySQL and hosting a bunch of websites. I am getting a lot of SQLSTATE[HY000] errors recently so I started investigating my SQL install. The first thing I notice is that ...
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/etc/init.d/ssh restart does not reload the configuration

I've added a chroot configuration to my /etc/ssh/sshd_config. I reload the configuration file using /etc/init.d/ssh reload, then try to connect using an SFTP client, but nothing changes, the user is ...
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Unable to mount NFS share

I have 3 servers : Server1 : Stores my data. Had a exported folder. Debian 7 - Linux 3.2.0-4-amd64 on x86_64 Server2 : "Client" where is the Server1 exported folder is mounted. Debian 7 - Linux ...
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postfix, dovecot, virtual_mailbox_maps Mailbox format

I have installed on debian (wheezy) postfix and dovecot. My mails delivers only if the file 'virtual_mailbox_maps' is in Maildir format: admin@mydomain.com mydomain.com/admin/Maildir/ ...
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apt-get update/upgrade list without changing anything

I would like to view what packages are available for update/upgrade without actually changing any files becuase there are some packages I wouldn't like to update. Would it then be possible to apt-get ...
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VMware Workstation on Debian iptables [on hold]

I installed vmware workstation on Debian On this Debian machine I have eth0 and wlan0 adapters that are running in link-local only mode without assigned IP My VM guest has only one vmnet0 network that ...
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Java Application has caused an InvocationTargetException in Debian

I am trying to install a Java application on a Debian 8.1 server and I keep getting a "Java Application has caused an InvocationTargetException" error. I have installed Java8 from oracle, set ...
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Debian, How to convert filesystem from ISO-8859-1 into UTF-8?

I have a old pc that is running Debian stable, that is in need of a upgrade. The problem is that it is using latin1 (ISO-8859-1) for everything, and since the rest of the world has moved to UTF-8 I ...
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Putty SSH connection timed out but OVH KVM ok

I dont know why today SSH give me an error but i can ping server and connect to SSH via OVH panel with KVM I reboot my server, load new config in putty, change try alive option to 200, change user ...
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Debian: Most current package version in mirror not installing [on hold]

On my Raspbian system I am attempting to install a package (zabbix-agent) that is version 2.4.5. When I run the apt-get install it only gets version 2.2.7. Is there a reason that apt won't install ...
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Exim4 intercept all outgoing mail

I have a LAMP stack set up on a Debian 8 (jessie) machine. I'm trying to find a way of intercepting all outgoing mail sent by PHP (through sendmail) and instead of sending it out, deliver it to my ...
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apache ocsp stapling_check_response: response times invalid

Site is correctly opens in browser, but ocsp stapling doesn't working. Seems like error is due to "This Update:" field. OCSP stapling configuration in apache: SSLUseStapling On SSLStaplingCache ...
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postgrey whitelist recipients not working

I have installed postgrey and it works fine but I want to exclude some email accounts. So as manual says I added account name into whitelist_recipients then restarted postrgey, postfix but as You can ...
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How do I change the username nginx/PHP creates files as

Is there a way in which nginx/php can be configured so it creates files with a specific user. For example when a drupal/wordpress site uploads a file the user is assigned like: john:www-data ...
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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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Host key verification failed even though known_hosts is correct

I am running a Debian 7 Wheezy server and are having problems with connecting to other servers over SSH. This problem only occurs while running SSH through crontab, and not otherwise (logged in as the ...
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How to install Debian wheezy on a multipathed Device

I wanted to know how to install the Debian on Multipathed Luns since i did not found any complete Instructions I like to share my way to do it. Press TAB to enter additional settings. Type at the ...
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Another private/auth not found thread in postfix-dovecot combo

If I try to send mails through my relay I get: warning: SASL: Connect to private/auth_dovecot failed: No such file or directory fatal: no SASL authentication mechanisms The auth part in main.cf: ...
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MySQL - The server quit without updating PID file

I have installed MySQL 5.6.16 on Debain 7.4. But i encountered problems with starting mysql, where every time i start mysql i get this error: The server quit without updating PID file ...
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monit exec file and match result

Is there a way to get monit to run a python script and check the result? I was thinking something like this but it doesnt execute, only reads the file check file app1-check with path ...
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Apache authentification error

I've installed Apache 2.2 on my Debian-based distr (kernel 3.2.0-27) and apache2.2-common package with default configs. Trying to run simple script info.php I got the error found in ...
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file /dev/adm taking too much space disk

I'm the admin of a VPS, and I saw that 65GB over my 100GB are taken by a file in /dev/adm I used "df -h" to see my disk space left, and make "du -h" in / folder. I found that this file "/dev/adm" is ...
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Getting 403 - Forbidden when creating a subdomain

I've gone through a number of posts but none has fixed my problem, so I'm asking. I've never setup domains or subdomains so any simple mistake could be the problem. System: Debian 6.0.6 ...
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Free centralized patch management for Debian

We have a number of Debian servers that need to be patched and manual patching becomes an issue as their number grows. What I am lookig at is a way to push patches to the servers from the central ...
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How can I install kerberised services on debian? [closed]

I installed kerberos in my debian environment and made it work with SSH. I also would like to try it with other services but I could not install them on debian. I followed several tutorials e.g. ...
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Why a VPN slows down LAN access?

We have an access server providing VPN to some of our clients and the workforce with laptops. They usually connect from outside of the office, and everything works fine. However, for simplicity and ...
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php script not executed from command line [migrated]

I'm unable to execute php scripts from command line. I have the following simple code in a file named test.php: #!/usr/bin/php print password_hash("rasmuslerdorf", PASSWORD_DEFAULT)."\n"; On ...