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Any suggestions on setting a vswitch to allow a kvm guest to pxe install from an external boot server?

Any suggestions on setting a vSwitch to allow a kvm guest to pxe install from an external boot server? I'm trying to configure a vSwitch, in Fedora 20, so that I would be able to do a net-install, of ...
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How to establish firewall rules that accepting 11211 port in intranet for memcached ( Fedora)?

I am new for fedora and backend. And i have a job recently, to build a game server via linode. The current setup is 2 linode + 1 nodebalancer, I have a memcached server on each linode and I have setup ...
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Keep receiving /sbin/mingetty[14312]: tty1: No such file or directory errors

When I check my /var/log/secure I see the following: Jan 19 01:52:21 205524 /sbin/mingetty[24176]: tty5: No such file or directory Jan 19 01:52:21 205524 /sbin/mingetty[24178]: tty4: No such file or ...
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Name resolution works from desktop but not Server

Sending mail via smtp.gmail.com is failing on my server. I looked on some forums and people were saying to make sure you can telnet to the smtp address first. When I telnet from my server i input ...
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can not upload files to wordpress on apache server

I have installed wordpress on localhost with apache server on fedora . when I want to upload files to it I get this error: Unable to create directory wp-content/uploads/2014/07. Is its parent ...
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changing port on sendmail and checking it to make sure it works

I am using smart_host and it(mail.myotherdomain.com) is listening on PORT 26 I have put these two lines in my /etc/mail/sendmail.mc define(`SMART_HOST',`mail.myotherdomain.com')dnl ...
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How to enable synergy 24800 (or some other port) through firewalld

After upgrading to Fedora 18, Synergy, the keyboard sharing system was blocked by default. The culprit was firewalld, which happily ignored my previous settings made in the Fedora GUI, backed by ...
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PHP 5.3 on Fedora 18

I'm running F18 on my devel machine and I NEED to run PHP 5.3.* (best 5.3.6) on it. F18 doesn't have it in its own repositories and I can't build PHP 5.3 from source because of buggy libxml2-2.9 in ...
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I can't ping my server from certain IP

I have 2 internet connections from 2 different ISPs with static IPs, lets call them A and B. A connects to the server in several ways (ping, SSH, HTTP), while B cannot do anything (ping, SSH, HTTP). ...
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Can't open/forward port with Fedora15

I've got a server running Fedora 15. My end goal is to be able to forward any protocol over random port numbers (specified via iptables rules.) Let's say, for the time being, I want to forward port ...
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fedora tomcat log file path

My log file is inside: kamil@localhost tomcat$ grep "logs/" ./* ./log4j.properties:log4j.appender.R.File=${catalina.home}/logs/tomcat.log my CATALINA_HOME is kamil@localhost tomcat$ sudo grep ...
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yum downloadonly does not get all rpms needed for network free upgrade

I need a method to install all the rpms and their dependencies that this client needs to get a php app running. The client does not want to connect their fedora server to the internet. I tried doing ...
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ldap change schema and config password

I installed openldap server to fedora 20, and try use it for manage bugzilla accounts. So I first configure it for my domain, plus set password: dn: olcDatabase={0}config,cn=config changetype: modify ...
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Upgrading PHP 5.2 to PHP 5.3 on EC2

I am a HUGE novice with this, and I have spend a whole day and a night trying to fix this. I know this has been asked before, but I have tried everything in those answers as well as from all over the ...
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browser downloads site page on nginx server

I have a wordpress copy on nginx on my localhost. when I wants to open it with browser, the browser just downloads a php file and does not open the site. my /etc/nginx/nginx.conf file cotains: user ...
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Openstack on Fedora 20 install error

Okay I was trying to install OpenStack on Fedora 20 by going through this article http://openstack.redhat.com/Quickstart and encountered an error like below: packstack --allinone ERROR : Failed to ...
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Linux Traffic Shaping with “tc”: QoS filter for requests directly on the host not applied?

I'm trying to reduce the interface thoughput to debug my application on slower network speed. I've remembered a tc statement to do this on a interface which was working in the past. I used it on a ...
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xen-create-image does not create inird or initramfs image and domU does not starts with system image

I have Fedora 19 as Dom0. To create image I run # xen-create-image --hostname=debian-wheezy --memory=512Mb --dhcp --size=20Gb --swap=512Mb --dir=/xen --arch=amd64 --dist=wheezy After generation ...
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Fedora nfs mount disappears

I have a small host running Fedora 18 (3.6.11), with nfs server set to serve /mnt/dir. The problem on the client running Fedora (3.11.6) after just a minute or so the mount disappears. SELinux is ...
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Network aliases on boot on Fedora 17

We have a fedora server(Fedora release 17 (Beefy Miracle)) with a few aliases on the main NIC that don't get setup during boot. Here's my config: # cat /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-em1* ...
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FC19 FirewallD debugging help requested: ports not forwarding

New Fedora Core 19 system refuses to forward port from external to internal zone, no logging data found. The Scenario is simply that I've got a system that serves as a firewall / gateway, has an ...
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Fedora install in Virtualbox expands to fill drive

I recently completed a Fedora 19 install on an 8GB virtual drive in VirtualBox. For some reason though, it appears as though I have run out of space! Surely my 951MB Fedora .iso can't have expanded ...
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Troubleshooting a slow database server with no load

I'm getting ready to soft launch my website and I've run into some problems with what I think is being caused by my MySQL database running on Fedora. All websites run fine, just as I'd expect, but ...
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Why do I get “Error 'configure:3485: error: C compiler cannot create executables'” when I install Ruby 1.9.3 on Fedora 12?

When trying to install Ruby 1.9.3 on Fedora 12, following "Complete Guide to install Ruby 1.9.3 on CentOS", I get the following error when running the command ./configure: $ ./configure checking ...
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How to configure named secondary interface on rhel or fedora

I want to create a named interface file such that the output from ifconfig shows vlan10:HR or vlan10:Desks. I know how to create this in sales with Ifcfg-vlan10 Ipaddr_0=x.x.x.x Netmask_0=y.y.y.y ...
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Error while trying to start vsftpd server

I installed ftp server vsftpd in my fedora 16 machine. It worked fine until this morning. Suddenly, this morning, when i entered command to restart vsftpd it shows following error [root@localhost ...
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MariaDB installation failed in fedora17,No more mirrors to try

Iam trying to install mariadb in fedora17 using the following link : https://kb.askmonty.org/en/installing-mariadb-with-yum/#manually-importing-the-mariadb-signing-key It shows an error, there is ...
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Fedora 17 MySQL Daemon Error

I am trying to run a local MySQL server on a Fedora 17 system. I initially installed MySQL through YUM, however when I run mysql_install_db mysqladmin -u root password 'MYPASSWORD' service start ...
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Dependency loop while trying to install gcc on Fedora 17

I'm trying to yum install gcc but getting this message. Error: Package: glibc-common-2.15-37.fc17.i686 (@anaconda-0) Requires: glibc = 2.15-37.fc17 Removing: glibc-2.15-37.fc17.i686 ...
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APF, IPTABLES, Fedora 15 - Not blocking correctly

I just got a new remote server which came with Fedora 15. I first tried to run APF but it gave me this error "apf(18031): {glob} unable to load iptables module (ip_tables), aborting.". Which I then ...
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Installing multiple mysql as rpm vs tarball

Which is the suitable way to install multiple mysql servers without affecting the current installation in fedora( rpm or tarball)?
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Creating a restricted unix user

I have Fedora 15 installed on my VPS, and I want to create a user who can only view all files on the system but may only write to its own home folder. Thank you
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Getting VSFTP running on Fedora 14

Having troubles getting VSFTPD running on Fedora 14. Here is what I have done so far, please let me know if I am missing something. When I try to connect through FTP it says connection time out. ...
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Undo LVM on Fedora 13?

I had lost my boot partition. This happened quite frequently. I used to boot for recovery and rewrite the existing partioning. Last time I missed the correct option and installed LVM by mistake. Is it ...
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yum install kernel source

I'm installing dahdi on my Fedora 15 machine and when I try to build, I receive the following error You do not appear to have the sources for the 2.6.38.6-27.fc15.x86_64 kernel installed. The ...
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No init found. Try passing init= bootarg. ( linux fedora 14 - rackspace )

I have a server on Rackspace. It was working just fine. But this morning I found that it wasn't working, after a hard reboot (suggested by a rackspace chat support guy). I found that it was giving ...
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Recieving ORA-12560: TNS:protocol adapter error on classic ASP same connection in .net works

I have 2 different application installed on a windows 2008 one is .net the other is classic ASP. They would be connecting two different databases however to help trouble shoot the issue I have both ...
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PHPmailer cant connect with remote SMTP server

I cant connect with remote SMTP server using PHPmailer. I checked in wireshark, that in time when script is trying to connect, no single packet is sent out from my pc. What can block it? SELinux is ...
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Samba share - windows 7 no permission to share

I just have installed Fedora 15. Connected my external HDD by USB and configured fstab. Next I installed samba and I'm trying to share this disk over my local network. I see my server and directory ...
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Unable to ssh with fedora

I'm new do Fedora and when ever I install the operating systems I am never able to ssh. Whenever I do something like ssh [email]git@github.com[/email] , I get this error Could not resolve hostname ...
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[Fedora 14][LVM2&EXT4] Overwritten partition config

Accidentally, I deleted my '/etc' & '/bin' folder (I know, my fault). Then, I boot liveCD and tried to copy or fix this issue. And then when I can't figure nothing to fix it, I don't know why, I ...
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Fedora 14 - Error 5 - No space on Disk - After installation

I am new to Fedora, am still figure my way through it. I was going about tweaking it and preparing it to my needs, While installing through yum I dont have much other than the fact that I have to ...
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named Cluster DNS breaking ssh

This problem occurs on fedora core 12. So I was trying to setup a named dns server on a central node and on the surface it looks like it works (ping resolves, nslookup LOOKS like it gives correct ...
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There are currently no logon servers available

we are using free-ipaserver(192.168.0.200) on fedora, clients are windows xp. we are successfully added two xp clients(m01(192.168.0.60, m02(192.168.0.61) on test environment. and also our server name ...
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Samba running slow between OS-X and Fedora Core

I've got a local web development server set up in my house running FC 12. It is running samba and I map to a defined area to do web development. It has been fast ever since I set it up over 6 months ...
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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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Apache connection intermittantly times out on LAN

I'm using Fedora 12 with Apache 2.2.14, and I was having this error on 2.2.13 as well. Even when I connect to my server over LAN, Firefox will occasionally time out while connecting. I can't figure ...
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How do I automate suppling the network location of the kickstart config file when booting a Redhat variant 7 install iso

When booting a Scientific Linux 7 install iso for example, one could immediately hit tab and add some text to specify the location of the ks.cfg file they would like to use. I would like to automate ...
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I can't access my computer through specific port

On Fedora 18 I tried to access port 1521, so I opened the following port on my firewall: $ sudo iptables -I INPUT -i eth0 -p tcp -m tcp --dport 1521 -j ACCEPT $ sudo service iptables save and $ ...
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configure: error: xml2-config not found. Please check your libxml2 installation

I am trying to install php5 to my fedora 14. But when I ./configure the error shows configure: error: xml2-config not found. Please check your libxml2 installation.. I installed libxml2 and when I run ...