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Mysql server doesn't start at boot on Ubuntu 10.04LTS VPS

I did a apt-get update & installed few updates on my server which runs 10.04LTS. But this has broken mysql. it doesn't start at boot. I tried to manually start it using the following commands: $ ...
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apt-get does not remove initscript?

This day I tried to remove apache2. It's bundled with Ubuntu Lucid, which I don't need. I used apt-get remove apache2 to remove it. But somehow, the initscript was still there, in "/etc/init.d/". I ...
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Run nginx as a non-root user

I followed this process to installing nginx on my Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Server http://library.linode.com/web-servers/nginx/installation/ubuntu-10.04-lucid I got lost after the point of creating an init ...
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postgresql on Ubuntu 10.4 doesn't start on boot

I'm trying to have postgresql 8.4 start on boot on Ubuntu server 10.04 (64bit). First, I tried putting: su -c 'pg_ctl start -D /home/postgres -l /home/postgres/serverlog' --preserve-environment ...
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Managing services started on boot (rc0.d, rc1.d, etc)

What is the best way of managing which services start when? service --status-all lists all services, but does a poor job of the service status (most are "unknown") and does not provide any method of ...
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Ubuntu Server 10.04 autossh script in etc/init.d

I currently have a script in /etc/init.d which calls autossh with port forward to set up reverse ssh on the server. The command is preceded by 'sleep 20' to try to ensure the command is called after ...
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Ubuntu 64bit Xen DomU Issues after upgrade from Karmic to Lucid

I was upgrading my servers today and it all went fine except the last machine which has the following issues: [Resolved using ...