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Getting multiple pools working using PHP-FPM and Apache 2.4

I've been running into an issue with PHP-FPM pools not being able to start up if they're not on port 9000. I get the following error when I try to start a second pool on, say, port 9001: Jun 13 ...
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How to migrate from Fedora 19 to CentOS 6?

I've got a server happily running Fedora 19, but am thinking about living in a calmer, more stable, less bleeding-edge world and moving to CentOS 6. Is it possible to make this move in a ...
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1answer
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How to check if my postfix was compiled with sasl support?

I keep reading everywhere that postfix must be compiled with sasl support to be able to use the sasl authentication. I already have postfix instances running (Centos 6.4 and Fedora 18 machines). They ...
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SElinux policy to grant read access to /etc/my.cnf for httpd

How can I modify the SElinux policy to allow httpd to read /etc/my.cnf? Background: My web application connects to a mysql database. Instead of hardcoding the credentials in the code, they are stored ...
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1answer
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What for is /etc/resolv.conf needed in newest Centos and Fedora?

In newest Fedora and Centos configuration of dns is in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcg-eth0 (or other interface config). So what for is still /etc/resolv.conf needed. Since its no longer used. (I ...
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Setting umask for all users

I'm trying to set the default umask to 002 for all users including root on my CentOS box. According to this and other answers, this can be achieved by editing /etc/profile. However the comments at ...
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do centos bug fixes get included in RedHat / Fedora?

I was wondering do CentOS bug fixes get pushed upstream to RedHat or Fedora? I imagine it's up to the maintainers of RHEL/Fedora, but I wanted to know the direction bug fixes get applied between ...
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What is the relation between NetworkManager and network service in Fedora/RHEL/Centos?

Hi I am new to Fedora/Centos/RHEL. I am confused about NetworkManager and network service in these Linux OS. May I know what is the relation between NetworkManager and network service? If I am using ...
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Very long logging time via ssh and GSSAPIAuthentication. Can turning off GSSAPIAuthentication be a security issue?

I had a problem with very long logging via ssh to my servers (Fedora 16 and Centos 6). After testing some configuration I discovered that the problem is in enabled GSSAPIAuthentication options. After ...
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1answer
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What happens if a linux kernel argument is passed twice with different values?

As the question states, what if I pass kernel /vmlinuz audit=1 audit=0 Will auditing enabled or disabled? Or will the kernel just freak out? Or is it undefined and will depend on the build of the ...
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Creating Custom Fedora/CentOS ISOs

I've been working on creating some custom Linux ISOs and have recently ran into some issues. Originally, I used bootcdwrite along with some scripts for create an ISO of the running config on a Debian ...
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Setting up GIT on CentOS server

I'm trying to set up GIT on my home CentOS 6.2 server (I already have LAMP running on it). The only access that will be made to it is from the local network - or to be more precise, from my laptop ...
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Can I set up Fedora or Centos repos in RHEL6?

I have a RHEL6 box with no subscription to Red Hat Network. I want to install gcc using yum to resolve all the complex dependencies. Can I connect to Fedora or Centos repositories to install software? ...
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apparmor on fedora / rhel / centos

My application relies heavily on AppArmor for security. I use Ubuntu to host it myself, but I have gotten requests from others that want to host in on a Fedora or RHEL machine. Now I am aware that ...
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Unable to get Virtual Hosts to work please see what I am doing wrong (CentOS 6.0)

vhost.conf , located in etc/httpd/vhost.d/ NameVirtualHost *:80 <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin webmaster@example.com ServerName localhost ServerAlias ...
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272 views

Performance comparison of Linux servers [closed]

I want my e-commerce website with Virtual Dedicated Server (Linux). Can someone help me in understanding which operating system will be better in terms of performance: CentOS or Fedora? What are the ...
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Moving from Fedora to CentOS, what should I keep in mind?

I am moving to CentOS from Fedora, I know they have a common base but I need to know if there are any differences in directory structure or configuration files.
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Why should I use CentOS instead of Fedora

I am a happy user of Fedora but most SCADA systems I know use CentOS. I am going to provide a SCADA solution in Linux. Should I convert to CentOS or stay with my friend Fedora?
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Will a mysqld restart trigger a flush tables?

I'd like to know if a 'service mysqld restart' will automatically execute a clean flush tables before restarting the service. I have Fedora/CentOS with 5.0.77 with mainly MyISAM tables, thousands of ...
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How to get the CentOS 5.6 alsa drivers which will really work with one shot, without any internet

I have one chance to install this in my server on site. Server that i am running is CentOS 5.6 (Dell R310, RAID1) where i need to install alsa-sound driver so that anything related to audio recording ...
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1answer
281 views

EPEL & RPM Fusion for Servers?

Has anyone found EPEL & RPM Fusion to be stable enough for production servers? Currently running CentOS
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux (or CentOS) contains Fedora Core RPMS?

I've a system that has numerous RPMs with the label .fc6 - but it is an RHEL 5.4 system. It is not impossible that it was updated from CentOS 5, but can't be certain. Others are labeled with .el5 and ...
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Force Linux servers to automatically try to get an IP address if they lose it

We use static DHCP leases for our Linux servers on our small business network. Recently something bad happened to the DHCP server and all the linux servers ended up losing their IP addresses since ...
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NET-SNMP Dell Servers after 2 days no longer report data

we have a BUNCH of R410s and we've been working on getting them all setup using SNMP vs NRPE (Nagios). We've gotten to the point where the SNMP is able to get all our data but after about 2 days SNMP ...
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Guide for switching from RedHat/CentOS/Fedora to Ubuntu server

I recently switched from CentOS to Ubuntu, mainly to get newer packages but keep system stability. Can anyone point to a list (or submit one) of changes between these platforms, like instead of x ...
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Record everything on command line centos /fedora/ ubuntu

we are 100% Linux user across the network and we do work round clock, what happens shift change next admin come to his shift on that time what all issues comes he get resolve the issues but they just ...
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OpenAFS on Fedora/CentOS

I am trying to see if OpenAFS fits my needs as a distributed filesystem and is a bit stuck. There are docs but they're all quite hard to understand, so asking for some expert advice here. My ...
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p2v v2v v2p tool from open source? [closed]

we have centos, fedora, ubuntu server and desktop we are looking for good open source tool for p2v v2v v2p and we are not using vmware here only we use xen or kvm. Same of the server shifted to new ...
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How to create running server images Linux?

We have CentOS and Fedora server running on old hardware. We got new Dell servers. We are looking any open source tool which can take backups and restore all the partition as it is, with out ...
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Choosing between CentOS + remi repository and Fedora

I have rented a VPS and it will be used as a LAMP server. I like using latest versions of LAMP packages and applying updates to them using yum rather than 'compile from source'. As you may already ...
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4answers
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How can I migrate Dovecot from one server to another?

I have a Dovecot installation on a Fedora 12 "server" at home and I want to move all my mailboxes onto a virtual CentOS 5 server. How can I do this? Which files to I have to copy? Is it even enough ...
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Installing Fedora RPMs in CentOS

How safe is it to install Fedora RPMs in CentOS 5? Does it depend on the version of the Fedora RPM or is it generally better to steer clear?
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CentOS, Debian or Fedora for an Ubuntu User? [closed]

I've got the choice of these three systems for a VPS package I think I'm going to go with. My main experience is with Ubuntu so what do you recommend to go with? The VPS will basically be used for ...
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Local multi-distribution repository proxy

We have several linux workstations on the local network, with more on the way and I'd like to set up a local repository to save bandwidth and speed up installation and updates. However, we use CentOS ...
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5answers
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How to allow SSH host keys on Linux (Fedora 10 & CentOS 5.2)

I'm trying to set up SSH host keys from our Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard Server-based central backup server to our two Linux servers running Fedora 10 and CentOS 5.2. The process we usually take works and ...
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Is there any decent repositories for CentOS or Fedora?

I'm known as a hater of RPM/Yum based OS, just because i think their lacking of decent package repositories (at least for recent software). While in Debian/Ubuntu, there are a lot of good ...