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Kickstart installation from USB — Kickstart location

After managing to get a Fedora ISO to rebuild successfully (for a USB stick) after adding a kickstart file (http://serverfault.com/questions/548405/), I now have an issue with locating the kickstart ...
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Selinux interfering with vboxwebsrv or phpvirtualbox

I have a brand new installation of Fedora 18, with a brand new installation of Virtualbox 4.2. I have spent a painful few hours trying to get phpVirtualBox working. Apache 2.4 and PHP 5.4 are ...
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Fedora 11, need help on how to read an incoming message automatically through gsm module in fedora 11

Im trying to access text message that comes from gsm module through fedora 11. I want to read the contents of the message and then use it to access the database which is scripted in MySQL((i.e) The ...
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Unable to join Fedora 20 machine to Active Directory with realmd

I don't know a lot about Active Directory, but I have some basic knowledge of what it does. I have been trying to join a Fedora 20 machine to the domain, and have been having some issues. I ran the ...
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lighttpd on Fedora permission issues

I'm trying to get started with lighttpd on Fedora 16 to run a RESTful api for development. Right now even with the most basic sample config file I'm getting 404 pages when I know the pages I'm ...
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OpenSwan (IPSEC) on Fedora 13 with Snow Leopard as a client

I recently installed OpenSwan on my Fedora 13 machine. I want to use it to connect with Mac OS X with L2TP over IPSEC, unfortunately I am already stuck on the IPSEC-negotation part. My server is ...
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Permissions issue in Munin

I have a Fedora machine on which I have successfully installed and configured Munin. The issue that I now face is of permissions. So basically, I have a directory where I have pointed all my html ...
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How to be able to use IPMI yet have graphics acceleration with a discrete graphics card?

In my lab, we have a compute server (two of them, but identical in config) running Fedora 19, built on the Supermicro H8QGI-F and 4 x AMD Opteron 6272s. It has an nVidia GT 610 discrete graphic card, ...
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I am not able to connect to my server from my leased line internet connection

I am having some troubles connecting to my Fedora server from my static IP ISP connection. Usually I can ping that server with no problems. But other times it just gives me timeout responses. When ...
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Obtain backtrace from httpd?

In my /var/log/httpd/error_log in Fedora 19 I have several child segmentation faults recorded. How can I get a backtrace for these when they occur?
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How to properly look for an info about auditd being turned off from init?

I have a mystery on my hands. One day /etc/rc5.d/S11auditd became /etc/rc5.d/K88auditd and no one takes responsibility for it. It looks like it just happened by itself, which is hardly plausible and ...
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Soccorro server does not work

I tried to configure Socorro server with apache as described here. I started httpd, but when I contact it with browser it doesn't respond. In lynx I get: HTTP request sent; waiting for response. When ...
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ntp.conf being rewritten in Fedora

Something rewrites my ntp.conf on reboot. It's easy to google that DHCP client may do it, and there is a simple solution for that. Just including -N option into dhcpcd_eth in /etc/conf.d/net should be ...
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Fedora 5 booting Issue

I have an issue in my fedora core 5, installed in HP Proliant ML 150 server. Till yesterday it was working fine but today when I started this it gave me the following error: File system is ext2fs, ...
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Host name change breaking http? Fedora

OK so I have been messing around on my development server. It has been a while since I have had my head in linux and I suspect I have broken something. I have SSH running and that is working fine. I ...
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having trouble with bog standard openldap server db

I am having trouble getting an "out of the box" openldap server working. The examples on the openldap site still refer to the slapd.conf file, but the install does not make that. if I start the ...
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Unable to log into samba server

I am unable to log into a samba server (running on fedora core 6) as it prompts for a username and password when I try to connect to the mapped drives from my windows 7 machine. I decided to reset ...
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Large chance of having an error after restarting the JBoss server

I have a sort of a legacy JEE 5 application running on JBoss 4, using EJB 2.1 and tapesty 4 and the JVM is 1.5_09. A few months ago the hard disk of the server had to be replaced after that was done ...
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mysql won't start in Fedora, no error logs

I'm having a devil of a time trying to get mysql to start on a Fedora install. Whenever I try to start it i get: [root@server1 log]# service mysqld start Redirecting to /bin/systemctl start ...
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nfs export external harddrive

I am trying to export my external harddrive using nfs. The external harddrive has the filesystem of type fuseblk. Does nfs export support fuseblk type? if not is there any other way that I can mount ...
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Cannot write to Apache www directory LAMP

I've got Fedora 16 running Apache, PHP & MySQL. I want to do 2 things: Share a directory within the www directory over Samba Use CMS systems that have automatic install/configure scripts I've ...
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Fedora Failed to get D-Bus connection

I have a VPS with fedora 16 installed. I have setup mysql and it was working a couple of days ago. Now suddenly when I try to start mysql I get the error: Failed to get D-Bus connection: Failed to ...
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Clonezilla using dd on Fedora 16 LVM

I'm trying to do a disk to disk clone of a 500GB Fedora 16 installation using Clonezilla, but it keeps using dd to copy the root ext4 LVM, and is doing so very slowly (~375MB/minute, 24hrs total copy ...
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OCFS2/GFS2 dlm_join_lockspace no fence domain

Ripping my hair out on a new Pacemaker/cman/(OCFS2|GFS) config. I can't use the Pacemaker integration with OCFS2, since the Fedora team, in their wisdom, decided to remove the .pcmk. Supposedly, I ...
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Setting up a disk-less workstation environment via pxeboot

I have PXEBOOT working just fine, but the OS itself isn't booting properly. What's the proper fstab entries? I google and there are many variations and I've tried them all. My image came from a new ...
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Insufficient disk space; try again later Fedora Core 5

Hi Guys I really need some help here. We've got a production server in the office running Fedora Core 5. As far as I can tell it's been configured with a software RAID configuration and even if I ...
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vpnc fedora 13 cannot connect on one computer (fine on another)

I am having trouble with VPNC on my newly installed Fedora 13 box. It fails with got delete for old connection, ignoring followed by no response from target. Searching did not yield a solution. ...
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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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Replacing files with symlinks takes more space - Fedora19 EXT4

Background: We are using PHP CacheLite. In order to have a human readable path to cache files cache_{hash}_{hash}, there is a symbolic link that is more descriptive of the cache contents. We ...
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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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Supervisord on Fedora configuration error

I am trying to install supervisor on my Fedora 17, using this link as reference: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/how-to-install-and-manage-supervisor-on-ubuntu-and-debian-vps It ...
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How can I view CentOS update RPM security metadata?

I'm interested in getting useful output from the commands on this page while using CentOS: http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/redhat-fedora-centos-linux-yum-installs-security-updates/ By default, it seems ...
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What accounts does clamav use on different Linux distros

I'm trying to fix a problem in a Chef recipe for installing / configuring ClamAV which is caused by the recipe using the wrong default user/group name for the clam service account on some platforms. ...
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Permission settings for Apache in Fedora

I'm using Apache locally (so it only listens on localhost) for development purposes. I have my web applications (wordpress in this case) in my home directory. Now, I've read the advice of making ...
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caching nameserver complains dumping master file: tmp-4H4fMHn0WI: open: permission denied

This is a Fedora 19 server acting as the name server (among other things) for a small network. Bind is working just fine as a caching name server for this small network. In case it matters, the ...
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PXE booting of Linux OSs using NFS (Ubuntu works, but not Debian and Fedora)

I have created functional PXE servers on both Ubuntu and Debian that are able to host Ubuntu 10.04.4 (32 and 64 bit) as well as the Offline NT Password/Regedit disk. Now I am attempting to install ...
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Upgrading Fedora Server 17 to 19 with FedUp

I want to get Fedora Server 19 for PHP 5.5 but my VPS only offers Fedora 17. From a fresh install could it cause trouble to just straight upgrade to 19? (or -> 18 -> 19) Linuxwise I don't know any ...
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How to hide usb daemon messages?

I've got a Fedora 19 box on a Belkin KVM, sharing the devices with another machine. It works fine, except that when I switch from one machine to another, the Fedora box spits up a bunch of about 20 ...
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Change default ssh port on Fedora EC2

I have changed my /etc/ssh/sshd_config adding multiple ports for it to listen: $ grep Port /etc/ssh/sshd_config Port 22 Port 80 Port 443 However, after a service sshd restart (which shown no ...
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How to connect redis-cli on Windows to redis on Linux (on VMware)

I have Windows 8 as a host and Linux guest on VMware and installed redis on Linux, redis works correctly. I don't know how to connect a redis-cli -h [ipAddress] to redis on Linux with VMware. How ...
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How to fix rubygems.rb:1070:in `require': closed stream (IOError)?

I deployed a Rails app to a Red Hat server. It worked fine for over a week and then the server was automatically restarted during the weekend and now the app won't work. I was getting this error: ...
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my.cnf being ignored (fedora)

Because I'm getting errno=24 on a few queries in my testing environment (Fedora 18 running mysql-server.x86_64 5.5.31-1.fc18), I'm trying to increase the open files limit for mysqld. I have already ...
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Softirq has raisen without reason

Monitoring munin stats I found that on CPU's graph there was softirq value increased. What might be the reason? Currently I am experiencing problems with mysql cpu consumption. But how those things ...
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I have a redhat FC4 but I can't login with root user, even after reseting password

I have a FC4 OS which I don't know its "root" password I have cleared the password by deleting /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow technique and when I try to login using "root" user, the FC4 message me ...
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Error when starting qpidd as a service

I have recently swapped from CENTOS 5 to FEDORA 17. Previously I have created my own init.d scripts successfully (albeit not for qpidd) however, in FEDORA I cannot get it to work. I have created the ...
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What causes newlines to be stripped when a buffer is flushed to a full ext3 partition?

We noticed this when we got disk full problems on our log partition. The resulting log files would have many lines concatenated together as if newlines were being stripped. A single line would be ...
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Fedora 16: intranet local FQDNs don't resolve

Operating system: Fedora 16 x86_64 I am trying to understand the problems of the following. We use a local domain in our intranet (.local). The names are resolved correctly with and without .local: ...
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Fedora 16 with PHP 5.2.x

I've been searching for an easy way (using yum) to downgrade PHP of Fedora-16 into PHP 5.2.x but no result until now... anyone here has suggestions? thanks
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High CPU usage after adding field to table with 5million rows

LAMP server: Fedora Core release 6 Using phpMyAdmin, I have added a new field to a database table. The datatype is int with a default of 0. This table has approx 5 million rows. Since I submitted ...
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Postgresql Server doesn't listen

I have installed a new server with Postgresql 9. It works fine locally. When I try to access it remotely using pgAdmin III I get the following error: Server doesn’t listen The server doesn’t ...