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what port should I open for mysql master-master replication?

I have two servers running php5-fpm and a load balancer running nginx, the three servers share /var/www/drupal using nfs. nfs is working correctly. I replicated the two servers' database using mysql ...
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Is memcache impacting my performence negatively?

I am using pressflow 6 and NewRelic seems to suggest that memcache is infact hurting performance as shown below : My settings.php file : # Varnish reverse proxy on localhost $conf['reverse_proxy'] ...
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Server error with large posts

On a large drupal site, the database server is on a separate server connected directly to the web server. The web server uses apache and memcached. The problem is that whenever the post is a large, ...
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Setting up Varnish : Is it working?

I'm on Ubuntu 12.04, and just apt-get installed Varnish. I'm working with a Drupal - experimental - default install. I'm trying to figure out if Varnish is actually working - the service is started ...
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Bitnami Drupal can't send email

I have the Bitnami Drupal AMI that is on the AWS marketplace. https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/ref=bill_eml_1?sku=5ysj40wf1vkv5qwu3jszwhefa when someone attemps to create a new account they get ...
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can't login to SSH with Bitnami Drupal AMI on AWS Marketplace

I have the Bitnami Drupal AMI that is on the AWS marketplace. https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/ref=bill_eml_1?sku=5ysj40wf1vkv5qwu3jszwhefa I can't SSH to it in EC2. Tries to use user ubuntu. ...
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High load average, low CPU and IO (Centos 5.7)

A Drupal 7 site with CiviCRM, after running smoothly for a year on a 1&1 VPS suddenly became unresponsive. Now pages eventually load, but can take more than a minute. Looking at resource use in ...
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Why is Varnish not caching?

I am troubleshooting the setup of Varnish 3.x on my Ubuntu server. I'm running Drupal 7 on two sites set up on the box, via named-based vhosts. Before trying to get Varnish to play nice with Drupal ...
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Solr, sort same weigthing results alphebetically

I'm working in a project that uses Drupal Solr module and I'm facing a problem plus I'm a complete rookie on Solr config. The issue is that same weigthing results does not appear ordered ...
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ngnix simple location match, what does it mean

location ~ \..*/.*\.php$ { return 403; } I am interpreting this as: case sensitive .[any character repeated 0 or more times]/[any character repeated 0 or more times].php Examples: ...
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nginx - another rewrite or internal redirection cycle - drupal

While migrating a site from another server, some strange problem occured. I use the default configuration for all my drupal sites, but this one doesnt seem to work. Some image files cause an internal ...
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How to remove duplicate illegal site in apache configuration?

I've recently found a referrer in the apache log on my site. Now, I opened it out of curiosity, since my site is live, but I just started development so I didn't expect it. Anyway, the site was a ...
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Finding malicious code injected into MySQL [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My server's been hacked EMERGENCY I've got a new client whose site looks like it has been hacked. It's running Drupal and I have run Hacked on it to verify that the ...
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What's the best way to run Drupal and Django sites behind the same Varnish server?

I have a high traffic website running with Drupal and Apache, five web servers behind a Varnish server load balancing. Let's say this site is example.com. I'm using five backends and a director like ...
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Drupal on an NFS share has terrible performance

We have a setup where a Drupal 7 site with the following setup - a VMware ESXi 4.1 host server running a web vm and an NFS VM. The web VM is using Apache and mod_php. The site is still in development ...
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Drupal 7 on windows 7 after installation HTTP Error 500.0

Just Installed Drupal 7 via MS Web Installer 4. It runs via Web Matrix. HTTP Error 500.0 - Internal Server Error Most likely causes: IIS received the request; however, an internal error occurred ...
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Using nginx and Drupal, how do I serve a 404 error for static files and directories that exist?

I deploy a Drupal web site using git (well, OK, the developers deploy it; I try to keep them out of trouble), and for that reason the site has a directory .git and a file .gitignore in the document ...
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Login to Drupal fails with Nginx and proxy_pass, but works when accessing Drupal directly

We need to proxy pass an url in which my.domain.com need to get drupal.apps.server.com. We configured rewrite and is working fine. Then we configured proxypass and while accessing my.domain.com we ...
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How to you properly invalidate the local cache on a browser?

I'm troubleshooting a problem on my site where a user will authenticate successfully but the browser will load (I believe) the local cache of the page to which the user is redirected. Since it's a ...
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Mod_rewrite not working on ISPConfig 3 Server

Problem I recently migrated a Drupal site from a shared hosting server to my own VM. Everything appears to work correctly, except clean urls. My VM Setup Ubuntu 10.04 LAMP ISPConfig 3 What I've ...
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Nginx Subdirectory Drupal + other app

I have a drupal app and 2 other app written in php, i want use a rewrite uri for drupal and place drupal in virtual root / and the other by their names ... and use the server cache for the img of each ...
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PHP displays blank white page even with all error reporting enabled

I am trying to debug a broken page in a Drupal application and am having a hard time getting PHP to spit anything useful out. I have the following set: error_reporting = E_ALL display_errors = On ...
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umask is being ignored on Gentoo while creating new files

I have a server running Gentoo and hosting a drupal installation. Whenever a Drupal update is executed, the directory permissions of the updated module turn from 755 to 744 preventing the application ...
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MySQL errors with Drupal and MediaTemple

I have been having intermitant issues between drupal 7.14 and MediaTemple. Specifically I am getting this error: PDOException: SQLSTATE[HY000]: General error: 1205 Lock wait timeout exceeded; ...
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Drupal Commons using sendmail with Gmail SMTP smart host: Account suspended for abuse

I have a Linux VPS with two Drupal sites, one of them using Drupal Commons. Both installations are told to send mail via sendmail, which in turn is configured to relay mail to the Gmail SMTP server ...
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Nginx gives 504 Gateway Time-out once moved to live

I am planning to switch my website (drupal 6.25) from apache to nginx. i have prepared everything for nginx and tested it on port 81. it is working fine. and now i changed listen from 81 to 80 and ...
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centos linux log messages filling up with page not found

We have experienced some instability on our server lately. Checking log/messages there is a lot of messages like this Apr 25 20:27:17 lillevinkel2 drupal: ...
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Optimized LAMP/LEMP stack scripts

In the "let's try not to reinvent the wheel" perspective, I've been looking for a packaged LAMP (or LEMP) stack for some time now, not only the basic Mysql, Apache , PHP etc... but ideally stuff like ...
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php security on a system with only known php software (or: need alternative non-PHP CMS)

I have a deep antipathy for PHP due to its security record and the way the project handles security in general. Unfortunately I have to deploy a CMS and I need a modern theme for it. So far I have ...
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Site resolves fine without “www”, “www” creates database error

Working with BOA ( Barracuda / Octopus / Aegir ) , I've installed a few Drupal sites without any problems and following the same process for all. BOA is running on Nginx. All sites are going thru ...
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LAMP server being used to send SPAM [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My server's been hacked EMERGENCY I have a LAMP server running that has suddenly started trying to send out spam email. I wonder would anyone have any suggestion to ...
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Serve empty 404 page with mod_rewrite

I have a Drupal website which contains the below default mod_rewrite rules RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !=/favicon.ico ...
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Maintaining a static website in the Drupal root

I have a virtual host setup to host a Drupal website. This is replacing our center's old website. However, a portion of that website (which is completely static) needs to still live on and have the ...
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How to investigate a memory leak with Apache and PHP?

We're running a heavy Drupal website that performs financial modeling. We seem to be running into some sort of memory leak given the fact that overtime the memory used by apache grows while the number ...
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Setup htpasswd for a specific URL

I have a htpasswd file, works fine - in my htaccess I have: <Limit GET POST> require valid-user </Limit> Which works, login/passwd shows up fine when you reach the root of website. ...
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Any particular vacuum policy to increase performance using Drupal with PostgreSQL?

I'm running Drupal 7 with PostgreSQL as a Q&A (with a lot of nodes inserts/updates and several contrib modules). Do you, dba admins, recommand any particular pgsql vacuum policy on particular ...
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MySQL cluster for Drupal?

We have a pretty busy site based on Drupal and I was thinking of introducing some form of clustering for HA and Load balancing. However, http://drupal.org/requirements says: Drupal supports MyISAM ...
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Failed PCI compliance - 403 (Forbidden)

Due to a recent upgrade in the scanning done by our PCI compliance testers, we recently failed a PCI, and the suggested solution is as follows: Configure the HTTP server to specify the same error ...
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Best my.cnf configuration for a 8GB MySQL server with MyISAM use only

I am preparing a large Drupal 6.x based installation and have setup a dedicated MySQL server with 8GB of RAM. Drupal 6.x uses only MyISAM engine and there will be around 500 concurrent users using the ...
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Synching 2 remote folders

We have 2 Drupal servers that read/write to their own copy of the same folder (the sites/default/files folder for those of you who know a bit about Drupal). Those 2 folders should be in sync. I've ...
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“Mom and Pop” shop looking for advise on hosting an e-commerce site

I am not very technical, and I don't know if this is the right place to post this question. Sorry in advance. Anyways, hiring someone to do the e-commerce site can be futile, so I tried to do it ...
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Memcache warnings

I have installed memcache on a Dreamhost VPS (Debian GNU/Linux 5.0.9 (lenny) / memcached 1.4.10 ) for a Drupal site . If for some reason the server needs rebooting, memcache is not restarted and ...
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Want to deploy two sites unig a linux/centos server

Hello I want to deploy two sites. One called drupal, and another site called drupal-gh. Currently, I can only make one site only work at a time - but I need both. This is because when I deploy a site, ...
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Drupal File System

In order to try & improve load time , I'm thinking of creating a specific subdomain for the files folder in a Drupal site. Further improvement could be for instance to have that specific subdomain ...
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Error during drupal installation

I am facing a problem while installing drupal on my Linux (Fedora 15) machine. I have downloaded the drupal package from drupal.org website and copied the package to my web directory /var/www/html/DP ...
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google sites on a private cloud [closed]

Can google sites/apps be installed on your own infrastructure say the way Drupal or Wordpress could? I can't seem to find resources pointing me towards the way to do this. Appreciate any pointers.
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What email service would work best in this scenario? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recommended SMTP Relay Service I am using a VPS server at Linode to host a few Drupal websites. For web I am using Nginx, and all email is hosted with Google Apps. I ...
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Load balanced Drupal servers: a good way to share data among the servers?

I'm trying to get an overview of how i would go about creating a load balanced web server setup. Setting up the actual load balancer and adding two or more web servers seems fair enough. However, I ...
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Nginx path rewrite drupal

I'm having a bit of a trouble with nginx and rewriting. Searching on the internet only shows results for rewriting domains or changing request_uri's, but I'm trying to rewrite part of the uri. ...
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Zend Optimizer not compatible with PHP+APC+Drupal. Can I disable it for Drupal-run domains?

I use the following set up: PHP Version 5.2.17 Apache/2 Zend Optimizer v3.3.3 Drupal 7.8 As far as I read other articles and questions, Zend Optimizer doesn't do any good neither for PHP5 ...