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Hammered by botnet; iptables can't keep up

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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Clean URLS on Hiawatha

I am using the Hiawatha webserver and running Drupal on a FastCGI PHP server. The Drupal site is using imagecache and it requires either private files or clean URLs. The issue I am having with clean ...
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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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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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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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Adventures in Drupal multisite config with mod_rewrite and clean urls

The university where I work is planning to offer Drupal hosting to staff/faculty who want a Drupal site. We've set up Drupal multisite with clean urls and it's mostly working except for some weird ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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What is the Open Source CMS of choice? [closed]

I've been told that Sitecore is the closed-source CMS of choice (due to its insane flexibility). That said, what is the Open source equivalent? Or is there one? I've played with Drupal and it seems ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 & nginx : a sound “general purpose” configuration? [closed]

After a bit back and forth with configuring Drupal and nginx to work together, I've come up with the below configuration for a site. It works well, both with private and public file systems. However, ...
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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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'No Input file specified' error - NginX / fcgi - when requesting non-existant .php file

I have NginX serving a drupal site using fcgi. Attempting to browse to a non existent php file (eg. www.example.com/this-file-doesn't-exist.php) results in a white screen with this error: 'No Input ...