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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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Tuning django based site deployed using apache wsgi for better performance

I'm running django application using apache+mod_wsgi, I have setup 6 medium ubuntu servers on Amazon ec2 in which 2 for mongo and 4 for django and apache, using ebs for postgresql and configured a ...
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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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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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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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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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Django app displaying the same page no matter what url visited

I have a simple Django application that I am using to test out a new deployment strategy using Nginx, FastCGI (using the latest version of flup at the time of writing) and daemontools. Basically the ...
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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 ...
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Redirect www.example.com to www.example.com/home/

Im currently writing a django website, and ive got a bunch of flatpages that are my basic website. What i want is www.example.com/home to be the main website flatpage, but when people go to ...
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Unable to run Django on Mac OS X

I'm working with a Django project on my Mac (running Leopard) and I want to show it to my team. I've already passed the neccessary port forwards from my router to my Mac's LAN IP address but it ...
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What should the DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE be set to in Apache when deploying a django app?

I'm deploying a django app, but I can't seem get the settings correct in the Apache configuration. I've put my django app in /path/to/mysite.com/teabag/current/ DirectoryIndex index.html ...
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NGINX: Prevent users from viewing website on port (example.com:5000)

I've setup an ubuntu VPS, which is running a django app. I'm using waitress as a WSGI server and whitenoise to serve static files. Also nginx serves the media folder. The current setup works great at ...
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Risks of using django manage.py runserver for production in a small scale server, for internal use?

I am writing a small web-app with django. It will have no more than 200 users, all internal to my company. I want to set it up as quickly as possible. I am new to django and web-apps. As I read ...
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Constant server pings

I've got a Python/Django app hosted on Heroku, monitored on New Relic, with logging tracked on Logentries. I've noticed a large amount of logs that are of the form: at=info method=HEAD ...
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gunicorn behave differently when run from terminal and by service

I am using nginx+gunicorn+django for my website. The following is my gunicorn.conf file: description "Gunicorn daemon for Django project" start on (local-filesystems and net-device-up IFACE=eth0) ...
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Nginx and Django use www-prefixed domain

Trying to understand how to force www. in my domain and redirect anything like ww.example.com or test.example.com -> www.example.com Everything works fine when I go to www.example.com or example.com, ...
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Graphite SQLite3 DatabaseError: attempt to write a readonly database

Running graphite under apache httpd, with slqite database, I have the correct folder permissions [root@liaan55 httpd]# ls -ltr /var/lib | grep graphite drwxr-xr-x. 2 apache apache 4096 ...
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Django WSGI application in a subdirectory?

Recently, I wanted to put one of my WSGI applications into a subdirectory, so that the other directories that cointain various scripts would work as before. In order to do that, I added the following ...
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Nginx + uwsgi… 502 bad gateway

So I am trying to set up Nginx with uwsgi for my Django app. Here is my /etc/nginx/nginx.conf file: # /etc/nginx/nginx.conf user richard richard; ## Default: nobody worker_processes 5; ## ...
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Django doesn't find CSS files for admin pages using uWSGI

Even if I followed the official instructions, when I start a Django test site using uWSGI, CSS files for the admin interface are not loaded. If I open the URL of a CSS file, for example ...
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Nginx + Gunicorn + Django - nginx not allowing static files

Updated Code - this is still not working though. Settings.py STATIC_ROOT = '/home/ubuntu/virtualenv/mysite/homelaunch/static/' STATIC_URL = '/static/' nginx conf :: /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/mysite ...
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Apache Django OOM on server with 4GB RAM

I'm running a production Django site on Ubuntu Linode w/ 4GB RAM. Major processes are Apache2, MongoDB, Memcache, PostgreSQL, Tomcat6 and Redis. Apache OOMs about 10 times a day. I've tweaked values ...
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Django mutli-threading on apache/mod_wsgi/windows

I am quite new to the combination of apache and django and quite naive frankly regarding to how multi-threading is handeled. Specifically I run on a windows server, so I know the MPM is only ...
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Strange Django/Apache 500 error when loading dynamically generated images (sometimes)

I have a really strange Http500 error when loading dynamically generated images. And for some reason it only happens sometimes. The apache error log doesn't show any errors. The django development ...
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where is the configuration for https host Django+PHP

I am an app developer, with little web site development experience, now having to check some work on a virtual server, All seems to be working fine, but I cannot find where a configuration for a host ...
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only django work in presence of mod_wsgi , PHP not working

I am using PHP with apache2 and MySQL on a rackspace server, it is unmanaged cluoud hosting. I am hosting multiple sites using virtual host. Now i want to use Django on it. A site needs django so I ...
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Installation requirements of django installing in hostgator dedicated server

First, before I install OSQA on my dedicated server at hostgator, I want to know the requirements. I don't want to screw up my server so it's better to ask question first. I have read a lot of ...
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How is it possible for mod_wsgi to be compiled against Python 2.7.3 but use the 2.7.2 runtime?

The following is what appears in my error_log: [Sat Nov 17 23:13:14 2012] [warn] mod_wsgi: Compiled for Python/2.7.3. [Sat Nov 17 23:13:14 2012] [warn] mod_wsgi: Runtime using Python/2.7.2. If I ...
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NGinX config for Django and Wordpress in subdirectory

I need to set up a Django site at the root of a domain, but then have a Wordpress installation in a subdirectly (e.g. /blog/). How would one configure NGinX to do this? "Pretty" URLs have to work for ...
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Django, PostGIS, Postgres on Mac OS X Installation Issues [closed]

So the context Django1.4.x doesn't support postgis2.0 (https://code.djangoproject.com/ticket/16455) Postgres9.2x doesnt support postgis1.5 ...
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Designing server setup for 80 req/sec site - will this do? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? I am tasked with designing a server setup for a site that has to handle about 5k requests per minute (80 - 90 per second). The ...
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How to configure Apache2 to host Django and PHP on multiple domains simultaneously?

I have a VPS (Ubuntu 10.04) that hosts multiple domains, one of them being a CodeIgniter (PHP) web app. The others are just static websites, no fancy backend languages required. Well I am starting a ...
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How can I optimize system resource usage for many different gunicorn powered Django sites with low traffic?

My server is a Linode with 768MB of RAM. It is home to around 8 small, low traffic Django sites powered by Nginx, Supervisor, and Gunicorn. Currently, each site has its own Linux user account, with ...
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Why Won't Apache Fully Stop or Restart? I have to manually Kill every time

I have a configured EC2 server running Ubuntu 11.10 running a Django App on Apache2/WSGI. This server works perfectly, stops and restarts without any problems. When I clone this instance, everything ...
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uwsgi memory usage optimisation

I'm running several django sites on uwsgi, and I'm attempting to optimise my configuration for memory usage, but the --idle and --die-on-idle flags don't seem to be doing anything. Each daemon starts ...
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Arch Linux with an nginx/django setup refuses to display ANYTHING

I'm on Amazon Ec2, with an Arch Linux server. While I truly am loving it, I'm having the issue of actually getting nginx to display anything. Everytime I try to throw my hostname into the browser, the ...
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How do I upgrade Django 1.3.1 to 1.4? Any tips, tutorials, or warnings?

Django 1.4 was recently released. Almost all the information about Django 1.4 is in the release note, but I didn't see anything about how to upgrade. Should I just remove the django folder inside ...
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Redirecting through httpd.conf with Django and mod_wsgi

I am trying to use Apache's Rewrite module to redirect users before Django catches the request. I tried the following to redirect a user from "test.php" to the "links" page <VirtualHost ...