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nested drupal site clean urls

I have a main drupal7 site and a drupal6 site that "lives" within the main drupal7 site. The urls look like this: example_d7.com and example_d7.com/dir/example_d6. Each of these sites are served out ...
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Clean Url problems WIth ubuntu apache , php-fpm, fastcgi

Well this is a kind of repost of this, but no one has replied to my question so far, so I am here. I am using Apache/2.2.17 (Ubuntu) mod_fastcgi with php-fpm and I can't enable clean URLs as the site ...
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All PHP sites stopped working on IIS7, internal server error 500

I installed multiple drupal 7 sites using the Web Platform Installer on Windows Server 2008. Until know they worked without any problems, but recently internal server error 500 started to show up ...
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Drupal/pressflow VPS set-up

I'm about to port a high traffic website to Drupal v6.x (maybe 7.x) on a VPS. I have a bit of experience with Linux in the name of Ubuntu. Of course I can relay on a managed VPS package. How ever I ...
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Mounting NFS directory causes creating Zero byte files

I have two Servers, Server X (IP 192.168.1.1) and Server Y (IP 192.168.1.2), both of them are ubuntu 9.1 i have created varnish load balancer on them for my drupal website (pressflow 6.22) I have ...
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PCI Compliance for average e-commerce website in the cloud

I am creating an "average" e-commerce website (using drupal and ubercart if that matters). I've read about pci compliance in the past, and that's why I'm wondering how I can see what applies to my ...
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Ideal technology stack for Drupal 6 in Windows Server 2008R2

My background is predominantly Linux-based servers, with which I can configure anything however I want. However, I'm building a Drupal6 site for a client, who (despite my warnings) wishes to self-host ...
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drupal7 installation on ubuntu ec2 being not successful

i installed drupal 7 on ubuntu 10.4 ec2. After installation i am getting the following mesage Forbidden You don't have permission to access / on this server as my index page while the url is ...
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Drupal site off-line: connection refused

I've got a local Drupal 6 instance that was working just fine yesterday. Today, though, I try to visit my site, let's call it http://testsite.local. On every page, including ...
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Create new git repos from exist git cloned project

I have some repos cloned from http://drupal.org/project/ For work behind firewall, I want to import these cloned project to my local git server. How can I do that?
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RewriteRules in .htaccess in subdirectory disabling/breaking RewriteRules in .htaccess in parent directory

This is a shared hosting account with HostGator. I've two .htaccess files. One is in the document root: `~/public_html/.htaccess' # this is ~/public_html/.htaccess ## Redirect to https:// ## ...
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How to set up a private CDN using nginx?

Here is the problem: I have a Linux server in Europe serving a busy Drupal site using nginx+php-fpm, I have another Linux server in the US (where a big portion of my visitors are coming from). The ...
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Apache mod_fcgid keeps giving error

I have ubuntu server, PHP 5.3.2, Apache/2.2.14. and i have drupal website on this server. whenever i try to upload image using imagemanager drupal module i got the following errors in apache log and ...
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Apache / Drupal configuration on my AWS instance

I am a newbie and need some help although I tried going through the other posts. I have successfully installed my drupal site in /var/www/mywebsite folder. Now I went to the place from where I bought ...
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how to prvent specific pages from being cached in squid?

I have drupal based website and i am using squid as a caching level. now, the homepage keeps getting un-updated content (old contents) and by running curl -I on my website i got this: HTTP/1.0 200 ...
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Who is user 6226?

In a Drupal installation on CentOS, there are many folders with the following permission: drwxr-xr-x 8 6226 6226 4096 Jan 7 21:46 cck The user/group 6226 was not created by me. How come ...
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drupal 7 on iis 7 403 and 404 pages not working remotely

Very new to IIS 7, so apologies if this is a simple one. I've installed Drupal 7 using the Webstart installer on Windows Server 2008 R2. Drupal makes it's own custom 404 and 403 error pages. When I ...
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Lost Drupal database to DirectAdmin and salvaging data files

I recently installed DirectAdmin on my server. During the installation process, DirectAdmin wanted to nuke my MySQL installation. I already had a Drupal installation on this server, but the ...
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What is the best strategy for troubleshooting drupal crashes?

I have a drupal website with many modules (don't ask the number). For six months the website has been stable, but recently the servers began to seize. Generally MySQL reaches the maximum number of ...
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SSL, nginx, and Drupal - A nightmare

I have installed an ssl certificate on my server, and read a whole lot and did all the different suggested things, but I cannot seem to get the $_SERVER['HTTPS'] variable to show up. Someone please ...
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How can I install Drupal 7.0 to Linux Mint

I read the document INSTALL.txt and it says that I should run the install script, point your browser to the base URL of your website. What command should I type to console to run the script? And is ...
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Redirect from folder containing website

I have a website reached from this url: http://www.mysite.com/cms/index.php being served from this directory: public_html/cms/index.php In public_html I have this .htaccess RewriteRule (.*) ...
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Hide folder from root URL of website

I have a website set up on shared hosting like so... http://www.mysite.com/cms/index.php I'd like to have the /cms folder hidden from the URL. I also need to manage redirects from the old folder ...
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DRupal and mysql with a remote database

Trying to connect Drupal running from my localhost to a remote database but coming across issues. I am using the following string in my settings.php file: $db_url = ...
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What is the best server environment to resist massive traffic with Drupal?

I am setting up a Drupal website that might have critical traffic for a while. What is the best setup (distro, apache/ngynx/lighttpd, reverse proxy, sql server, php version, etc) to handle it? Drupal ...
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Local dns for testing websites using mobile devices

I have no idea where to start from so sorry in advance if this topic has already been discussed. I usually develop web sites using my laptop as a development server, and recently I needed to test a ...
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How to redirect a non-Drupal-URL to a Drupal URL?

On a domain running Drupal, I need to redirect a legacy URL, http://www.example.com/?group=example to http://www.example.com/support-request. I tried using Drupal's Global Redirect module, but it ...
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How to track down why my shared web host is losing data bound for mysql?

I use shared web hosting for a couple of Drupal sites, using my hosting provider's MySQL database server for storage. One of the sites recently sent me a few emails that should have been written to ...
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how to establish connection between drupal and solr

I am working on technologies like drupal & solr.I have installed all required modules.but i need to know that how to crawl data from drupal.& how to form connector between drupal & solr.
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What should I know when setting up a load balanced cluster for a LAMP application?

I should say, "How do I set up a load balanced cluser". I am not a sysadmin of any merit.. apt-getted and yum installed my way to some stacks in the cloud but nothing fancy. Now I have a problem ...
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How can use mod_rewrite to redirect a multiple specific URLs containing multiple query strings?

we recently migrated a site from a custom CMS to drupal. In an effort to preserve some links that our users bookmarked (we have about 120 redirects) we would like to forward the original URLs to a new ...
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extreme slowness with a remote database in Drupal

We're attempting to scale our Drupal installations up and have decided on some dedicated MySQL boxes. Unfortunately, we're running into extreme slowness when we attempt to use the remote DB - page ...
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Drupal7 doesn't detect MySQL on CentOS, but Wordpress3 does?

I'm running CentOS 5.5 here with Apache2, PHP5.3.3, and MySQL 5 (Ver 14.12 Distrib 5.0.77, for redhat-linux-gnu (i686) using readline 5.1). My wordpress install on the same system runs perfectly, but ...
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Nginx settings are screwing up my Drupal form submissions, how do I fix?

How do I tell Nginx to "ignore" specific URLS or pages on my web site? I run a Drupal site where anonymous visitors get served via NGINX while logged in users get served via Apache. We do this to ...
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Drupal + Lighttpd: enabling clean urls (rewriting)

I'm emulating Ubuntu on my mac, and I use it as a server. I've installed lighttpd + Drupal and the following configuration section requires a domain name in order to make clean urls to work. Since ...
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How can I set clean urls (enable rewrite) if I don't have a domain?

In order to enable clean urls in Drupal, I add the lines below to the lighttpd configuration file. However I'm now working on a local server and I don't have a domain available. So I need to work ...
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Multi-site Drupal install with sites on different ports using Apache ip-based hosting?

In the past we've used name-based virtual hosting in Apache. We recently converted websites to SSL and had to go the ip-based route. As a result, we currently have an instance that is set up as ...
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How many nginx/fastcgi processes do you use?

I have a drupal-based website on a VPS with 1GB RAM and 1Ghz processor share. The webserver is nginx along with php-fastcgi. Currently I am using 10 nginx and 13 php-fastcgi processes. The server ...
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Setting Drupal's Home URL and Navigation Menu URLs for Virtual Host on Ubuntu

I've installed Apache2 and Drupal6 and necessary dependencies on Ubuntu 10.10 (using apt-get install drupal6). When I initially set up Drupal, I accessed it through a URL like this: ...
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Lighttpd: Enabling module rewrite for Drupal

I'm configuring lighttpd (1.4.26) for drupal on Ubuntu 10 and I've some issues with the rewrite module. So far I have enabled the rewrite module in lighttpd.conf Then, I have added the following ...
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Running Drupal on lighttpd

If I run Drupal on lighttpd webserver, I still have all features or I'm going into some limitations ? For examples, what could be the major issues or any drawback to use it together with Drupal ? ...
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Running Drupal on a 256MB VPS?

Can I run Drupal on 256MB VPS hosting ? I know it depends on many factors, but I mean... can I run few Drupal websites on such VPS.. ? What are important configuration settings to optimize ...
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Not able to access site using domain name why? [closed]

I have one website which i am trying to access from IE. If i use domain name to access then it is doing anything except showing login page again. But same site if i try to access using it's ip address ...
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Apache Httpd bad caching on Drupal pages that include content from Tomcat

I have a Drupal website running on Httpd that makes AJAX calls to fetch fragments of HTML that are served up by JSPs in Tomcat 6 running on a different virtual host. Integration between the two ...
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Need flexible Drupal hosting, but can't afford an administrator

I can't afford an administrator to manage my server, so I'm looking for some sort of managed solution, but I'd like to have some flexibility. I'm building custom modules for my clients, but the ...
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Issues with saving code snippets in PHP based CMS systems

Two PHP products installed on a basic Centos LAMP stack running DirectAdmin: Drupal Media Wiki Issue In Media Wiki, I edit an existing page but cannot preview or save it. I get "page cannot be ...
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Login to drupal

I have issues logging into my newly installed drupal 6 website. I have installed a fresh copy of the drupal 6-19 and and haven't added any new modules yet. When I enter my administrator user/pass and ...
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Page redirect within the same domain

I have moved my old website from static html pages to drupal. Now I want to redirect old pages that I now get 404 errors upon request, to new drupal nodes. What is the best approach to do this and ...
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.htaccess rewrite with drupal and clean urls on mamp stack

I'm having an unusual access problem with Drupal running on a MAMP stack. The Drupal install is working fine, so I know it's not a Drupal issue. "Clean URLs" are working fine for anything with a ...
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Limit logins to Drupal to specific IP block

I'd like to allow anonymous from anywhere, while limiting authenticated to one or few IP blocks. Can this be done in drupal 6?