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django + wsgi + suexec + userdir + apache?

I've got a django 1.1 website I want to run in wsgi (as that seems to be the recommended deployment on apache). I want it to run as the www user (apache is running as www-data). I would ideally like ...
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Django + sendmail + postfix

I've a Linode server and I've just deployed my application. A feature of my application is to send email notifications to users when an event is triggered. I want only send mail from my server, for ...
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How do I get Apache to run Python 2.7 rather than 2.5?

How do I get Apache to run 2.7 rather than 2.5? I'm configuring Apache to use mod_wsgi with Django and Python 2.7, but error logs show Apache is using Python 2.5.2 and can't find django.core.handlers....
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One of my apache processes is huge - how can I find out why?

I'm running Apache 2.2.12 with mod_wsgi, hosting a Django site. Most of the apache child processes weigh in at about 125MB RSS, but occasionally I see one child balloon to > 1GB RSS. At this point ...
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In Djano, why do I get a 500 server error when browsing, but “python mysite.fcgi” from SSH works fine?

If I browse to my site, I get a 500 "internal server error." However, if I SSH into my server and go to my site's folder and run "python mysite.fcgi" I see the HTML rendered fine. Obviously, ...
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HTTP 500 error from POST reuqest to django vai WSGI and apache

Ive got a Django web application setup with mod_wsgi and apache2 on ubuntu 9.10 Im using the following code to o a user authentication via a HTTP post for another part of my site. All it required ...
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Troubleshooting nginx caching for static assets

I have a Django website where users post images for the whole community to see (kind of like 9gag). I use Azure storage to save and serve the images. The webserver is an nginx reverse proxy + ...
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Nginx: 502 Bad Gateway error with (111: Connection refused) to uWSGI socket while running django

I am building an app using an Nginx, uWSGI, Django and Postgresql stack. The app uses a Unix socket between Nginx and uWSGI. The file permissions on the socket is 775. But I still get this permission ...
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uwsgi and “No module named django.core.wsgi”

On a fairly vanilla FreeBSD system without virtualenv, I'm having trouble getting uwsgi to work with Django. Attempting to run generates this error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "./...
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How can I install libmemcached on Openshift with sasl support?

I need libmemcached with sasl support to use Memcached Cloud cartridge on Openshift Online. I doing next: 1) Install sasl. curl -LO ftp://ftp.cyrusimap.org/cyrus-sasl/cyrus-sasl-2.1.26.tar.gz tar --...
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Apache not serving my python app

So here's my apache config: LoadModule wsgi_module /usr/lib/apache2/modules/mod_wsgi.so <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin marijus.merkevicius@gmail.com ServerName 31.220.49.197 ...
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How to deploy django with uWsgi and nginx on CentOS

My version of Django is 1.6.3 I downloaded uwsgi-2.0.4. Someone says installing uwsgi with command make while someone use python setup.py build. What exactly is the difference? I saw a tutorial that ...
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upstream timed out (110: Connection timed out) while reading response header from upstream

For some reason, I am getting this error whenever I am running a query on my server. On my local setup, this query takes around 7-8 seconds to return, but it keeps timing out on my actual server. ...
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Is graceful restart of Apache forcing to reload all python modules handled by mod_wsgi?

If I want to be sure that all python modules are recompiled and reloaded in my Django project under mod_wsgi and Apache, is it enough to restart apache gracefully with: /etc/init.d/apache graceful ...
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Ubuntu Locales Incorrect for Python Application

I have a NGINX -> UWSGI -> Django(python) stack installed on an Ubuntu AMI on Amazon EC2. I've run into a problem when accessing a file with unicode characters in the name. The exact output from the ...
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Python Threads and uWSGI Harakiri

I have a webapp that is using an API built on nginx, uWSGI, and Django. Recently I have been seeing a lot of harakiris on a particular API call which does some quick processing and then spawns a few ...
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Static file permissions with Nginx, Gunicorn and Django

I attempting to setup a Nginx server up with a Gunicorn WSGI server running Django behind.. The setup all seems to runs except i have a permissions issue. I have setup aliases to /media and a /static ...
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Nginx/uWSGI - upstream prematurely closed connection while reading response header from upstream

I've got an Ubuntu server configured with Nginx and uWSGI to serve Django which was setup and working with the default start page yesterday. All I have done since is install MySQL and later ...
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Supervisord unable to shutdown fcgi processes

I've managed to set up supervisord with fastcgi on a django project of mine, the problem is that when I make mi program stop, the server keeps running somehow, and my page keeps online. Here is my ...
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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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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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Re-uploading file with unicode filename creates identical duplicate

I'm running a Django site on a Debian 6 system, with a gunicorn server and nginx 0.7.67 handling static files. The filesystem locale is set to sv_SE.UTF-8. I got a problem where another user uploaded ...
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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 http://127.0.0....
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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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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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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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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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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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How to clear nginx cache [closed]

My nginx config here: http://p.ngx.cc/0c This link http://aa-tour.ru/static/system/css/style.css show me old cached version of file, how to remove it and clear cache? This is correct (new) version of ...
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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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What is the advantage of having ELB infront of your NGINX servers?

I've looked into a lot of back end setups on Amazon Web Services, especially that of Instagram's. On their Instgram Engineering Blog they mentioned how they have an Elastic Load Balancer in front of ...
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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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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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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 14:...
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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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Can I configure apache/mod_wsgi so that the Alias URL path is not stripped before it reaches my Django app?

I am trying to configure Apache to host a Django webservice and a PHP website. All URLs with the pattern www.mysite.com/api should be directed to the Django service. All other URLs (e.g. www.mysite....
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Nginx bad gateway (502) error on django 500 errors (instead of showing django 500 page) with DEBUG = False setting

I have a problem with my current setup... And the issue is, that if i set DEBUG = False in django settings.py file nginx stops showing django tracebacks on 500 errors, but does not show our 500 page ...
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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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nginx serving static files; apache django; secure file from apache to nginx?

I serve all static files (/static/ and /media/) via nginx and all other requests are routed to apache using mod_wsgi to use django. nginx acts as proxy through to Apache/mod_wsgi. As far as I know ...