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Drupal shared site deleted [closed]

We have this Drupal 7 server with multi-site. When we create an account for a client, it comes with a "Sample Site". I don't know how it is done, but this "Sample Site" is shared with all clients. If ...
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I am having security issues with Drupal server - are the following recommendations advisable. I am getting conflicting opinions [closed]

These are recommendation about your PHP settings. There are certain PHP functions that allow normal users to access system level functions. These dangerous PHP functions listed below should be ...
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Secure permissions setup for Drupal website with multiple maintainers

For several Drupal sites a colleague of mine and I (for demonstration purposes alice and bob) are responsible for maintaining these installations. We both have an SSH account to log into the server ...
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How to rename drupal7 local URL in Apache2

I have installed drupal7 on apache2 (Ubuntu 14.04). The URL where I can access the project is http://localhost/drupal7. I would like to rename it to http://localhost/myproject. How can I do it? ...
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how to allow nginx to allow /forum

so we have a nginx and drupal site and the the folder structure looks like this /my_site [ drupal site root] /mysite/index.php [ drupal main index file] /my_site/forum [ I created this folder ...
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LXC containers act differently on difrent servers [closed]

I have two physical servers A and B. I wanted to upgrade them from Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04. Here is my current setup (if I'm left out any info here, let me know and I'll add it): Server A: Ubuntu ...
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Hammered by botnet; iptables can't keep up [duplicate]

Fructis is a multi-site (and multi-software) VM (Xen) with 2 cores and like 6G of RAM. It hosts popular Drupal and Wordpress websites and is currently getting hammered. I will put all details below. ...
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All nginx access logs from 127.0.0.1 (so can't use fail2ban)

Problem I'm trying to configure fail2ban to block ddos attacks using the chunk shown here. Basically it looks at all requests and if any single IP makes more than 240 requests over 60 seconds it ...
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Ubuntu running Apache Server (Prefork) PHP Fast-CGi High CPU Usage

I have a server running very slowly due to high CPU usage. I think this must be a configuration issue but I can't put my finger on why. The server is running Plesk and I've configured PHP to run as a ...
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Delay in loading site - not caused by Apache, MySQL. How to find the cause?

I've just moved two sites to a new server. They are both similar, Drupal based sites. One loads normally (1-3 seconds) but the other takes up to 12-15 seconds. After much logging and measuring I've ...
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Redirect logged-in users to https, anonymous to http using Varnish+Apache

I've got a server with Varnish in front of Apache in front of Drupal. What I'd like to do is redirect my login form to https (easy enough), then redirect all logged-in (authenticated) users to https ...
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SOA architecture requires 99.9% availability -> 9hrs max downtime -> physical architecture mapping?

External architects have designed an architecture for a Service-Oriented Architecture environment. They fixed the availability to be 99.9%, equivalent to max 9 hrs downtime [per year]. Where can I ...
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PHP 5.3 Apache 2.2 MySQL 5.5 Drupal 6

We are running Drupal 6.26, PHP 5.3 on Apache 2.2 mysql5.5. The Prod webserver has loadbalancer running with two PROD appservers. The Prod Webserver went down with httpd.exe using 100% CPU. Below is ...
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Drupal High-Availability solution

I am trying to create a HA environment with 2 Virtual servers (CentOS 6.5) running Drupal over CPanel. THe DNS part is already solved and the solutions I have seen in Google looks quite complex. I ...
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Varnish 503 error after exactly 60 seconds… how to change this timeout value?

I'm running Varnish over Apache on a Drupal site. I have a PHP script that executes on a certain path of my site, and takes a really long time... like 60 - 120 seconds. When trying to access that ...
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Drupal on Amazon VPC tries to reinstall a new site

My Drupal based web site running on a cluster that includes Amazon VPC instance, gluster network file server and Amazon RDS database instance. Sometimes, not very frequently, when a new instance is ...
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drupal nginx 404 error for image

I am used this tutorial https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/how-to-install-drupal-with-nginx-on-an-ubuntu-13-04-vps to install Drupal 7 on my LEMP . everything work fine. i am using a ...
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Configuring mod_auth_sspi to find remote user

I have been trying for a while now to get mod_auth_sspi up and running to help run a Drupal Intranet. The Drupal LDAP modul and the Drupal SSO instructions https://drupal.org/node/1371478 have been ...
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What Database Host Entry Should be used to Install Drupal on WAMP Server? [closed]

I'm installing Drupal 7 on my Windows Server 2012 running WAMP. Apache is listening on port 99. I copied defaul.settings.php to settings.php and began the install process. When I get to the ...
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Set up instance of Drupal website on fresh Ubuntu server?

I am a brand new to Drupal...and web programming, for that matter. I have set up an Ubuntu 12.10 server, installed Apache, and installed Drupal 7.24 (all through bash...I am working from the server ...
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Memcached is slowing down the website in VirtualBox [closed]

I noticed our web project (Drupal) runs slower when it's using memcached in the virtual box. The page load time is more the twice as fast without memcached. I haven't noticed any unnatural memcached ...
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Nginx downloading php files - Possible cause: regular expressions

Problem I'm trying to deny access to two files in my web root, update.php, install.php and require authentication for apc.php (also webroot). I think I've successfully denied access but on opening ...
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Why standard, virtual host Drupal 7 config causes 403 (Forbidden) in Apache2?

Virtual host declaration causing the problem (source): <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin admin@d7 DocumentRoot /vagrant/d7 ServerName www.d7.local ServerAlias d7.local RewriteEngine On ...
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Facing difficulty with migrating from wordpress to Drupal

One of my blog was built on WordPress but now I want to use Drupal as the CMS of my blog. To do so I have deleted all the WordPress files from my server and the Database and MySQL user which are ...
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NGINX Drupal Redirect for Mobile

What I want to do; I want mobile users to be redirected to http://m.site.org/mobile-home. Being redirected to the m.bzaeds.org isn't an issue. I also have this working fine in Apache, but the same ...
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Getting Drupal or Apache to try a proxy on 404

I have a legacy (Tomcat) site that used to be called host.domain and recently deployed a Drupal site. The new Drupal server is now host.domain and the old Tomcat server is legacy.domain. Most of the ...
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permission errors in drupal setup

Im attempting to install Drupal 7 on a VM (CentOS 6.4 x64). I have copied all the files from the tar.gz to /var/www/html (after installing Apache ). I managed to solve most of the PHP issues but it's ...
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Installing drupal 6 from scratch in nginx

So I am trying to install a fresh drupal 6 site on nginx. I have successfully setup the conf files and db. When I try to access mysite.com so that I can follow the step by step installation guide, it ...
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Upgrade from php53 to php53u (epel to IUS repositories) - Centos 6.4

I want to upgrade my CentOS 6.4 server from php53 (epel repository) to php53u (ius repository). I already enabled the ius repository, but am hesitant to just play around because there are production ...
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some funky redirecting on Drupal server

I have a drupal instance on a linux server located at var/www/html I created a indepent html file called index.html in the following directory var/www/html/special_project/index.html I am able ...
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How to build a Drupal-supporting EC2 instance?

After trying to retrofit an existing Ubuntu Raring Amazon EC2 node to support Drupal (see PHP5 is installed, but Apache is displaying PHP as uninterpreted text. How can I get it to process it as ...
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PHP5 is installed, but Apache is displaying PHP as uninterpreted text. How can I get it to process it as PHP?

In a Drupal installation, it's displaying the root PHP file as plain text below. a2enmod says that php5 is enabled, aptitude says libapache2-mod-php5 is installed, mods-enabled/ has php5.conf and ...
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How can I take a server with several Apache VirtualHosts, and add Drupal from Ubuntu “aptitude install drupal7”?

I have a server that has several Apache VirtualHosts, and I want to add Drupal. I see that my installing drupal7 (under Ubuntu Raring on an EC2 host) let Drupal set up camp in /usr/share/drupal7. What ...
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How can I configure mail for Drupal 7 on an Ubuntu Raring EC2 node?

I have installed apache2, php5, mysql5, php5-mysql and other supporting packages on an EC2 server, and when I started to install drupal7, it pulled in several packages including mail support, and ...
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Vsftpd access to /var/www

I'm trying to get ftp running locally to update a drupal install. I just need the FTP user to have full access to a directory and all subdirectories. I have done /usr/sbin/setsebool -P ftp_home_dir 1 ...
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Nginx reverse proxying Drupal content served with Apache

I'm new to Nginx but was interested in trying it out. I now have Nginx listening to port 80 and serving static html content from /srv/www for a main "promo site". I've also set up apache2 to the ...
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How do I improve the performance of my Drupal site with a lot of concurrent users?

I have a Drupal site that may receive a very high hit rate on launch. We've rented a very beefy server for the initial launch, after which we'll downscale. The server has a Xeon E5-2670 8 core ...
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The Apache mod rewrite module doesn't work when using the IP

I've got a Drupal setup locally. When I access the homepage using my IP everything works. When I try any "re-written" url (such as 10.0.150.4/user) I get a not found. When I replace my IP with an ...
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Memcached on MySQL Server? [closed]

I just installed memcache with yum on MySQL Server. However when I start the memcache daemon I see no changes in MySQL/Application performance. I think I still need to configure MySQL to work with ...
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Server OOM crash nightly caused by multiple malicious POST requests?

So it appears that every night at around midnight some server from China attempts to access my drupal site. From the looks of the logs it keeps making the same request every 61 seconds (so as to avoid ...
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Issue with Virtualhost file not displaying drupal template, pictures or other links

I have used virtualhost file in drupal to create multiple sites under one server. Also to remove /drupal from the url. ex: 202.45.198.98/drupal this is how my URL looks like when ever I visit my ...
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Setting ftp on linux 12.04 lts (Amazon Instance) for Drupal installation

In these days I'm striving trying to set a proper ftp connection with my Amazon Instance, aimed for Drupal 7. It mounts a Linux Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and it's a Micro Instance. I tried a lot of vsftpd ...
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drupal on development machine slow [closed]

My drupal site on the development machine loads the pages slow. A page takes between 1500ms and 2500ms. The same site in production on the internet loads pages quick. Using development tools in ...
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Apache virtual hosts for Drupal and fixed websites

I have two websites server1.mydomain.com and server2.mydomain.com. Server1 is part of a multi host Drupal installation located in dupal-7.2/, Server2 is a static website located in htdocs/myserver2. ...
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Drupal installation. GD and PDO issue on ubuntu amazon EC2

sorry if this has been answered already, but my searches brought me to nowhere. I have just installed LAMP environment on Amazon EC2 instance. It runs on: Ubuntu precise 12.04 amd64 server PHP ...
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Running drupal as root in order for it to run bash scripts

I store a website on redhat and using drupal. There is a button on the site that activates a php script and that php script use exec to activate bash script on the server. Right now the script is not ...
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Alias for Drupal “Sites” folder with Apache on Windows Server 2008

I'm having to move a number of sites from a LAMP stack to a WAMP one, provided by Zend, and I've hit a problem. Our architecture is a number of loadbalanced web servers which have their own local ...
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Sendmail Invoked by Unknown Process [closed]

On a webserver, I am seeing unknown processes invoking sendmail like root 1544 1188 0 03:42 ? 00:00:00 sendmail: ./qBBJ2gNg014264 mail.furst.com.: user open I have DROPed all SMTP ...
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duplicate cache pages: Varnish

Recently we have configured Varnish on our server, it was successfully setup but we noticed that if we open any page in multiple browsers, the Varnish send request to Apache not matter page is cached ...
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Apache strace to hunt down a memory leak

We have a server with a memory issue: the server keeps allocating itself memory and doesn't release it. We're running Apache. I set MaxReqsPerClient to a really low value just so the threads don't ...