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Application reports timeouts. However nginx has no record or log

We are serving Django via nginx/uwsgi. We use AWS ELB behind a VPC. This is a webservice to Mobile clients. We had reports of timeouts during development so we have added a concept of a request_id ...
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Apache with nginx front-end takes gets pegged 100% CPU with Django app

I recently launched a web app that gets constantly pegged at 100% CPU. My server is a 512 MB Linode with nginx sitting in front of Apache (MPM Worker) serving a Django app. This app is unusual in that ...
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Celery daemon as a Ubuntu service does not consume tasks while running from terminal does

On Ubuntu 11.10, I have to issue python tasks from django using celery. I'm currently testing on the same machine but eventually the celery worker should run on a remote machine. django uses the ...
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Graphite not running

I'm currently trying to install graphite 0.9.9 on a gentoo box using these instructions from the graphite wiki. Essentially, it fronts graphite using apache and mod_wsgi. Everything seems to have ...
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UnicodeEncodeError when uploading files in Django admin

Note: I asked this question on StackOverflow, but I realize this might be a more proper place to ask this kind of question. I'm trying to upload a file called 'Testaråäö.txt' via the Django admin ...
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HAProxy URL Introspection

I have an application where the URL of a request determines which server to forward the request to based on a memcache or database lookup. Currently, it is just round robin, but the state is only ...
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How to setup SysLogHandler with Django 1.3

I'm having no luck finding any information on setting up syslog logging with Django 1.3 dictionary configuration. The Django documents don't cover syslog and the python documentation is less than ...
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speeding up django server

My setup is django 1.3 and the default mod_wsgi and apache packages for ubuntu 10.04. I tested one view of my app on my development VM (DEBUG and debugging toolbar off): ab -n 200 -c 5 ...
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Apache could not be stablely support more than 200 visitors at the same time. How to set mpm module?

The server seems not be able to support almost two or three hundred people visiting at the same time. We upload some new codes in Nov. 29the and people saw 404 Not Found frequently ever since that ...
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django subdomains apache config

Trying to setup django to take subdomains and use different settings file based on subdomain dns is setup as wildcards apache mod_vhost_alias sounded like good option, it did not work SetEnv ...
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nginx not serving admin static files?

First, I want to clarify that this error is just for the admin static files. This means my problem is specific just to the static files that corresponds to the Django admin. The rest of the static ...
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How do I find the Python executable that my server is using?

I'm new to Linux. I'm managing a (Linux - Apache - mod_wsgi - Django) server, where there are multiple installations of Python. The site is currently working, but I want to find out which executable ...
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Why, when everything is working properly, an apache restart writes into error.log?

This is just a minor nitpic, but I wonder if anyone can tell me the reason - when I restart apache, these lines get written into /var/log/apache2/error.log [Thu Mar 24 10:20:56 2011] [warn] mod_wsgi: ...
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Celery with Upstart - processes are dying unexpectedly

When I'm running Celery with Upstart, after a while, the child processes or the main processes die without any trace. The Upstart script I'm using (/etc/init/celery): description "celery" start on ...
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https www not able to redirect to non-www https nginx

I can't seem to redirect my https://www to https:// How it is currently the site thinks that www. is a completely separate site. I want to redirect properly, but when I add configuration on what I ...
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Django LDAP - How to map description field to Django group

I'm trying to set up LDAP authentication with my Django app using Django-Auth The basic idea I want to do is any LDAP user with "IT - Help Desk" in the description would get mapped to a certain ...
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Nginx - when tunnel the url redirects without port number

My problem is very similar to this: nginx proxy pass redirects ignore port I am using nginx 1.0.14. I want to be able to ssh-tunnel into my Django website, so I can work remotely. I've tested a ...
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Running Django sites through Upstart

I host a few Django sites on one of my Ubuntu servers. Up until recently I've been using the Cherokee HTTPd which has the option to launch back-end applications like Django sites but I've just ...
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deploy development and master branch on server with git

I´m using git for a django webproject. I have a bare git repo on my server and push my commits from my local machine into it. I also have a testserver on my local machine but I would like to have 2 ...
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'mysql' Command not Connecting as used from PATH but Works if Full Path is Used

Not sure how to fix this but here is the description. I can run the command to a Lampstack MySQL installation like this and it works: /opt/lampstack/mysql/bin/mysql -u root -p And my PATH variable ...
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Python, “you don't have permission to access that port” [closed]

I'm setting up my first Django project on a server When I do python manage.py runserver .0.0.0.0:80, it tells me You don't have permission to access that port. When I do python manage.py runserver ...
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How do you choose the EC2 instance for your django app? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? My team has created a nice django app and now it is going to be deployed on an EC2 instance. Now there are a few questions ...
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Django error saying “could not connect to server: Permission denied”

I am getting an error trying to visit my Django app. I am running Gentoo and the web server is Apache with the mod_wsgi module to display Django. The error says OperationalError at /admin/ could not ...
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Django, nginx, FastCGI - running via unix sockets, permission problems

I've configured nginx to run django site via socket: fastcgi_pass unix:/tmp/django.socket; now I'm (manually) running ./manage.py runfcgi socket=/tmp/django.socket http request results in 502 ...
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chmod a folder permanently

kind of a newbie to server stuff. I am running a centOS setup with whoosh search engine for my django app. Everytime I restart or rebuild my index i get a warning that states IOError: The path to ...
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Serving static web files off a non-standard port

I'm close to deploying a Django project to production. I'm looking over some infrastructure decisions. Something that came up was serving static files with a different server such as lighttpd. ...
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lighttpd configuration for running django and legacy website together

I'm planning to migrate an old website to django. Initially, I want to use django for the urls www.mydomain.com/news, and continue to use the old static website for everything else. I have little ...
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Connection refused while connecting to upstream

I'm running a Django website with nginx via fastcgi running on a TCP port 9000 on localhost. Everything appears to work correctly, but the error log is filled with lines like these: 2012/11/19 ...
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Apache logs: do lots of 404s on CONNECT to port 443 indicate a vulnerability?

In my logs I keep getting lots of: "CONNECT XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:443 HTTP/1.0" 404 218 "-" "-" "CONNECT XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:443 HTTP/1.0" 404 218 "-" "-" ... "CONNECT XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:443 HTTP/1.0" 404 218 "-" ...
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multiple instances of nginx in order to keep Django projects separate

I'm building an app using Django + PostrgreSQL + Nginx on Debian 6. The app has two separate components, that will later be on different machines. Component A calls one function from Component B ...
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What is the IIS equivalent of mod_wsgi's WSGIScriptAlias?

I'm trying to get Django running on IIS 6 using pyisapie and I'm having some trouble. I have pyisapie working on IIS, but it only works if I specify the full url to a specific python script like so: ...
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Reloading mod_wsgi processes safely in production

Is there a way to safely restart mod_wsgi processes on demand, possibly running on multiple machines? I'm serving a django app with mod_wsgi in daemon mode with apache: WSGIDaemonProcess myapp ...
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Distributing load from Django App

I am currently approaching stages to move my first large-scale application out of development. I have talked with some CTOs who know what they're talking about, and I have been advised to do the ...
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Redirect all subdomains to main domain with lighttpd and regex

Is it possible to redirect all *.domain.com to my domain.com? I have been messing around with the Regex but without any luck: $HTTP["host"] =~ ".*\.domain\.com" { url.redirect = ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Server - Django with uWsgi not working

I am fairly new to working with servers. I am attempting to run Django on an Ubuntu 12.04 AWS with uwsgi & nginx. I found a tutorial that I was following: ...
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What Files Should I Set Up for Clean Apache Configuration [duplicate]

I am not new to Apache but nor am I an expert (by any means). I've run sveral versions of WAMP and XAMP server set-ups. Most of my Apache configurations are simple. I usually run a default master ...
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nginx is no longer working on ec2 instance

i admittedly ran this: sudo update-rc.d nginx defaults which seemed to wipe out the setup of nginx. Nginx commands like sudo service nginx start, etc no longer return anything when executed. ...
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Unicode characters in nginx fastcgi links

I have a django project hosted over nginx with fastcgi. Django has some urls that user cyrillic characters. But when I try to open page with such link, django tells that it doesn't have such model, ...
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Python-devel for python 2.7 on CentOS 6.4

Ok, i want to run django web-application on production VPS. Operation system of the VPS is CentOS. Application code written on Python 2.7. I have already installed Python 2.7 with configured virtual ...
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Configuring htaccess with django and apache

I am trying to configure my apache server with django. I am having issues matching urls to their views and am not quite sure of the cause of the problem. I have the following configuration: ...
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“Connection in use” running Gunicorn using VirtualEnv

I am trying to set up a development environment using Gunicorn and NGINX. While following this tutorial: http://ijcdigital.com/blog/django-gunicorn-and-nginx-setup/ I get the following error: ...
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Nginx,Uwsgi and Django App Not Found

I have configured Nginx with uWSGI and Django on CentOS. Django Directory(contains all my django app): /home Django Project Directory: /home/hdblog /home/hdapp.py contains below: import os, sys ...
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How to run Django 1.3/1.4 on uWSGI on nginx on EC2 (Apache2 works)

I am posting a question on behalf of my administrator. Basically he wants to set up Django app (made on Django 1.3, but will be moving to Django 1.4, so it should not really matter which one of these ...
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Do I need the ports.conf Apache configuration?

I am using nginx to serve static content and proxy requests to Apache for serving Django. I have multiple domains, and each domain has it's own port and Apache VirtualHost config. For example, ...
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How to let python/django to access postgres db without requiring sudo -u

Still new in the Linux / django / python / postgres installation. I have install the latest kubuntu 11.04, installed the postgres and django packages. I have created a django_login in postgres with a ...
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Which user account should be used for WSGIDaemonProcess?

I have some Django sites deployed using Apache2 and mod_wsgi. When configuring the WSGIDaemonProcess directive, most tutorials (including the official documentation) suggest running the WSGI process ...
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Subdomains vs folders/directories

I'm currently building a web application and I would like my users to have their own URLs to identify them. I could either do this using subdomains or using folders and am wondering what are the ...
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Securing Django deployment on Ubuntu server

I am just starting out with Django and want to deploy a test application on a Linux VPS that I have. I am not familiar with how I can secure the deployment. If I configure Apache to serve the ...
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MySQLdb on Windows

I'm trying to run the simple django tutorial on my windows 7 machine after having just read the python tutorial. But it complains, "django.core.exceptions.ImproperlyConfigured: Error loading MySQLdb ...
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How can I deploy a django application to multiple servers efficiently?

What are a few options to deploy changes made to a django project to multiple servers simultaneously in an efficient manner? Are there any tools that would allow servers to checkout latest changes ...