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Best practice for setting up a small fileserver for my group? [closed]

My R&D group are setting up our network and development environment. We have a dedicated 'kitchen sink' server machine, running Using Kubuntu 12.04 LTS as the distribution. which is going to run ...
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Performance difference between multiple people requesting one file VS multiple identical files in different paths

Suppose I have X amount of users requesting http://mydomain.com/myfile.php Now consider a different scenario where the same X amount of users are requesting myfile.php, except instead of being ...
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case statement with $servername fails

I'm exploring puppet on a standalone system and ran into a wall with copying a config file for MySQL. Using the manifest below, MySQL is installed but the my.cnf file is not copied over. init.pp ...
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Lost Frm files recovering data from ibdata

I was working with a mysql innodb datbase. When I was working with mysqlworkbench accidentally all the .frm files got deleted from mysql data folder but I still have ibdata file in the data folder. I ...
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7G file in root directory

A few minutes before I wondered why no upload to my server worked — the problem was: There is no free space left on the 15GB / partition. I found 2 files named "vx" (7GB) and "v"(2GB) in the root ...
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How to find files affected by reallocated sectors?

I have a Western Digital RE4 1.5TB that has just reallocated 56 sectors. Reallocated Sectors Count,140,193,193,OK,56,0,Enabled I want to know if it is possible to find out which are the files ...
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Creating executable file to duplicate folder and set owners

I'm not a (web)server expert, so I need a little help with the following question. I realy couldn't find a answer via Google, probably because I'm using the wrong keywords. I would like to know if ...
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Symantec Endpoint Protection virus definition files

Are Symantec Endpoint Protection virus definition files protected by "Protect Symantec security software from being tampered with or shutdown" option? in other words I want to know if virus ...
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available file handles is 0, how to increase [closed]

Since some days, we're getting "Too Many Open Files" within an Java application while loading files. So i start searching on Google, and increased fs.file-max to 200000 in my /etc/sysctl.conf. After ...
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NET FILE - file handle values in id column are extremely high

Windows Server 2008 Standard SP1 If I issue NET FILE at the prompt, the file handle values in the id column are extremely high, for example '2416032768' would be typical. Is this something to worry ...
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Accessing files on a linux box, using a UNC path in windows explorer [closed]

The title says it all; I want to figure out a way to access files on a linux machine, by entering \\<ServerHostname>\<something> Into windows explorer, in the same way that I can do at ...
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Apache File Query [closed]

I have an Apache server that has multiple files located on it. Each file is an updated version from the previous file. Eg. release-2013-07-20 is an older file and release-2013-07-25 is the newer file. ...
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Transfer a 30GB tar file from one remote server to another - restrained by disk space

I have a 38GB "Moodle" tar file that I need to transfer from the old server (Shared hosting), which we can call "Server A" to the new server (Dedicated virtual), or "Server B". I'm with Mediatemple if ...
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Upload File /Apache :: Failed to open stream: Permission denied on CentOS

uploading file to server is always giving me this error though I tried all solution on the web for this problem but I'm still getting this error no matter what : Warning: ...
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too many open files only when server starts

I have a Java web application set up to start within a script in /etc/init.d/application The application fails with a "too many open files" error but if I execute the same script from my user it won't ...
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Linux bidirectional file sync over a WAN with immediate/incremental syncing

Does anyone know of a solution that lets you sync files bidirectionally over a WAN, but also syncs immediately/incrementally? Basically Unison is perfect for the file syncing, but it doesn't sync ...
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how can i get list of created and deleted files on the server?

i have a image sharing website , users log and upload image last night i've lost about 30 newly-consecutive uploaded images ... i mean they have been uploaded ... apparently ... they are in the ...
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Apache file restriction directive not working

This is what I added in /etc/apache2/sites-available/default (corresponding to Apache docs this automagically is changed and in /sites-enabled/000-default): <VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin ...
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653 views

Tomcat 6.0 fails to read symlink symbolic link file

This is what I have my /tomcat/conf/context.xml <Context> <Resource name="jdbc/black" driverClassName="oracle.jdbc.OracleDriver" auth="Container" ...
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189 views

Automatically retrieve a specific file via SFTP

How do I determine which file is the newest from a remote server that I am connected to via SFTP? My goal is to retrieve a specific file each day, via SFTP. The steps I will follow are: Connect to ...
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Is there a hard limit to the number of files a directory can have? [duplicate]

Wondering if there is a limit to the number of files that can be stored inside a directory, in CentOS 6. There is one particular directory which could potentially have millions of subdirectories. ...
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562 views

PowerShell filter files by date in name

I have many files with different names per day. How can I filter them by the date in their name? For example: app_20130505.log app_20130506.log app_20130507.log app_20130508.log app_20130509.log ...
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Move files to another directory which are older than a date

I am looking for a solution to move files that are year older from today. My log partition is getting full, but I can not remove them. They are needed for a long long time. Anyway one solution I came ...
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Generate a p7b file from bin and der file

I'm using Debian and I'm trying to join on a file with a certificate. Try to file.bin + cert.der => file.p7b I tried with openssl command : openssl pkcs7 -in cert.der -in file.bin -out file.p7b ...
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File copy between two servers programatically

Here's what I'm trying to do: I need to automate process of copying files from server A to server B. I ideally would like to have a script that is invoked by a cron job periodically on server B. ...
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watch file to see whos accessing/writing it and log it

I am facing some malware problems on my webserver. I updated third party software such as Wordpress to the latest version, disabled root logins and my users password complex enough but still someone ...
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How do I run a downloaded file in Ubuntu [closed]

My server was running plesk 11, but I removed some of the plesk packages by mistake when i tried to install postfix as i wanted to fix problems that i was having with emails. So now I am attempting ...
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Hard link files within directory to reduce space usage, by “version”

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 server. Server is running rsyncd (rsync daemon), and allows an external process to rsync in files to a given path, with full control of the file structure within that given ...
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How to “quickly” create 300M files and 16M directories?

I have a 3-level directory structure defined by 2 hex digits as such: 0A/FF/2B/someimagefile.gif I have 300M small files in 1.5TB of compressed files that will populate these directories (we will ...
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Concatenating files to a virtual file on Linux

On a Linux system, is there any way to concatenate a series of files into one exposed file for reading and writing while not actually taking up another N bytes of disk space? I was hoping for ...
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Putting a shortcut on the desktop of all the people in a particular OU?

At work we have all the user desktops redirected to a server. Within a all the users in an OU I need to put the same shortcut on all of their desktops. Is there an easier way to do this than just ...
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How can I find out which process is using a file on a remote samba share?

We have a large number of processes that are business specific that have been piling up over the years on a particular server. The developers of these processes have not left much documentation and ...
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sftp file size limit

There seem to be a file size limit for sftp transfer from the command line, if I try to download a 20 MB file it stops at 20% when the transfered data is larger than 4 MB: /myfile.xml ...
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Web Browsers don't show progress bar when downloading SOME kind of files (Apache server)

When I download a file from my server, only specific extensions are working. This is really annoying since I want to be able to see how much time left to finish a download. For example I uploaded an ...
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Why can't my apache open stream? [closed]

I'm trying to copy and unlink files on my apache server. I'm trying to doing this about 1 hour ago. I can't imagine what's the problem. This is my source: if ...
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Upload file to nginx server through php/html form

I think this is very popular question, however I can't find information I interested in, hope you help me. I new to server administration things, so don't throw stones at me:) I install nginx to my ...
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How to read a keyword from a txt file in zabbix

I want to know is there are any solution for my to read the word "Error" from a txt file on solaris and Alert me where the Error is found. I tried to create a item of type zabbix agent active but it ...
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Copy files from one server to another with same permissions

Im migrating to new server and i need to move few websites but i need to have same read/write permissions to new serves as they were on old server. I don't need to keep group and owner id's same but ...
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SBS 2008 Redirection visibility issues - want to move off SBS 2008

I inherited an SBS2008 server which had a corrupt or otherwise lost userid which was used to setup redirects, etc. I was able to break in by enabling the Administrator ID and resetting the password. ...
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rsync synchronizing files only without creating folders on destination

Is it possible with rsync to not create directories on destination? MY SOURCE: a/ a/x.txt b/ b/y.txt b/c/g.txt MY WANTED DESTINATION: d/x.txt d/y.txt d/g.txt Is there any way to do this with ...
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make backup of file when user run rm -f [closed]

Here is the scenario; I need to authorize a user to do activity in /opt/dev-folder/. Developer makes frequent changes in file, some time they replaced or remove original file. I have assigned ...
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Find and group all unique versions of a file

I have a convoluted directory structure where there are many copies of foo.txt. I'd like to find all copies of this file and group them by their diff result, i.e. [type 1] /bar2/sub1/foo.txt ...
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How can i get information about file

I need to get detailed information of certain file or folder; File chmod changed date, which user? How can i do this?
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How to get information of last created files on server

I want to get list of created files and folders after certain date in whole server, is it possible and how can i do?
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SSH: connect with public key avoiding passphrase prompt

root@myhost:/# ssh -i /opt/id_rsa.pub azureuser@myhost2.cloudapp.net Enter passphrase for key '/opt/id_rsa.pub': azureuser@myhost2.cloudapp.net's password: I have created key pair without ...
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What would cause binary files to automatically delete after remote copy from Windows Server 2008?

We have a Windows Server 2008 machine where we publish our asp.net web site. Recently, we noticed odd problems with the site after publishing, and traced it down to the \bin directory of the website ...
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Linux Shell - How to copy directory without symlink

I would like to get everything inside one directory. How can I copy entire directory (that originally contains files and symlinks) to a new directory that should contains all files but no symlink?? ...
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How to quickly remove hundreds of thousands of files? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Doing an rm -rf on a massive directory tree takes hours I'm running a simulation program on a computing cluster (Scientific Linux) that generates hundreds of thousands ...
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finding files that match a precise size: a multiple of 4096 bytes

I have several drupal sites running on my local machine with WAMP installed (apache 2.2.17, php 5.3.4, and mysql 5.1.53). Whenever I try to visit the administrative page, the php process seems to ...
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File movement monitoring and alerts

We have applications that integrates to other applications through files exchanging. We needed to be able to be notified on the following situations: Files are accumulating on a certain folder, ...