The process of installing software on a computer/server. Can also refer to the process of installing hardware, e.g. in a datacenter.

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Debian preseed partman wrong partition

I'm tying to write preseed file for my debian but I'm stuck at partitions. Now I'm trying to use 200G HDD like this: /boot 300M / 5G /var/lib/docker 20G /var/log 4G swap 4G /home rest Instead of ...
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install core dumped segmentation fault [on hold]

trying to install and getting error Abots the installation. foreman-installer Preparing installation Done Something went wrong! Check the log for ERROR-level output The full log is at ...
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Uninstall Older Sql Server After Upgrade

Is it ok to uninstall older versions of SQL Server after an upgrade? I have 2008/2008 R2 installed, but using 2014 since it was just upgraded.
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SBS2003 R2 Installation won't run after reboot

I'm trying to reinstall an old server with SBS2003 R2. I Press a key to boot from CD and the old school installation screen comes up (the blue screen). I Delete the partition and I create a new one to ...
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How can I install URLScan?

I went to the official Microsoft site to install URLScan 3.1 from here However, the Web Platform Installer 4.6 is unable to find the extension to IIS. I've looked in the complete list, as well as ...
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kickstart unattended install of OEL 6.5 always asks to check media

My configuration is as follows: Hyper-V 2012 R2 Host Oracle Enterprise Linux 6.5 VM Guest being installed from an iso attached to the VM. I created a kickstart file that I have on a NFS share and ...
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Trigger actions automatically when package is installed or user is added

When installing mysql-server on Debian Wheezy, the user "mysql" is created without a home directory. In my setup, directly after MySQL was installed, a new task is performed which relies on the mysql ...
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Error Installing lxc 1.0.0

I am trying to install lxc 1.0.0 but I get this error when I run this command I have added the following repos to my sources.lst file deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntu-lxc/daily/ubuntu saucy main ...
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Which vmlinuz and initrd.img should I use for 'headless' CentOS installation?

I am pondering reinstalling a CentOS Linux server remotely, by installing CentOS' installer into /boot (GRUB) as per this tutorial: ganesh.me: Install Linux Servers Remotely I notice that there are ...
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Install Java 1.7 non-interatively on Ubuntu 12.04

I need to install Java 1.7 on several machines and hence I want to do it using a script. The problem is the installation asks for certain options (to be specific 'Y', then 'OK' and finally 'Yes'). I ...
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Rollback Salt-stack version

I've been using salt-stack version 0.17.4 for a while on a CentOS server. I installed salt on a new server by going to the saltstack website, adding the rpm and using a yum install salt-minion and was ...
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Fail to install libvirt from source code

I am trying to install libvirt from source codes, my workflow is shown below, #!/bin/sh apt-get install gnutls-bin libgnutls-dev -y apt-get install libxml++2.6-2 libxml++2.6-dev -y apt-get install ...
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Pre-Configured installation of applications on domain computers

I have an application I would like to be installed for all computes that are joined to the domain. The thing about that is I would like to have the application pre-configured for all users. I have ...
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Installation of software on distributed laptops

We have company issued laptops distributed to our employees. Most employees keep these at home for working remotely. We want to install some remote management software on the machines, but the users ...
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What sites must I trust in order to download software *to a server* using IE?

I am working at a client site and they are insisting that I download a patch from a server, for local installation. USB drives, copying from my laptop, etc, is not permitted. The only browser I can ...
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Installing Oracle XE in CentOS 6.5

Is it possible to Install Oracle XE in CentOS 6.5? If yes, is there a guide for dummies out there how to install XE in CentOS 6.5, without using Virtual Machine such as VirtualBox. Thanks for any ...
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http://localhost/phpmyadmin/ does not show login screen

I installed phpmyadmin and apache 2.2 on my system. I have configured my conf/httpd file as said by changing the "DirectoryIndex index.php" But when i try to access my localhost/phpmyadmin/, a php ...
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Postgres 9.3 won't work on Debian 7.1

Hi I am having problems installing postgres 9.3 on debian 7.1. I have added the following: deb http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt/ wheezy-pgdg main to the file ...
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Partitioning & RAID recommendation for a server with 3 disks

I'm installing a server machine (intended to run Debian GNU/Linux) which, among other things, is to be used for backups of our code. Now, I don't need all of the contents of the HDD to be ...
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How to create packages in SaltStack

I have installed Salt-master in my ubuntu 12.04 machine and salt minion in ubuntu 12.04. I want to install package containing like svn,mongodb,postgres,maven,python in the salt-minion. how to create ...
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Error at partitioning disk

I am struggling to install debian squeeze (64 bit) OS in the system which is having RAID 1. While partitioning the drive, It says an error Operation not permitted during write on /dev/md126 . I am ...
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Installing SQL Server 2012 on older instance

I have SQL Server 2008R2 installed on my server which I can connect either by providing server name "xyz" or IP address "127.xx.xx.xxx". Does it mean my installation is done with default instance? ...
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OTRS installation errors on openSUSE

I have a fresh, text-only installation of openSuSe 13.1 (physical server, old Samsung netbook), and I'm trying to get OTRS up and running. I've installed OTRS using the below commands. I don't think ...
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Install 32- or 64-bit Crystal Reports runtime on 64-bit server?

To run, our VB.NET application needs the runtime files Crystal Reports, developer version for Microsoft Visual Studio. (Support Pack SP8) We are installing our application on Windows Server 2012 R2 ...
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Set up RDS on multiple servers using PowerShell

A follow-on to this question. I've installed an RDS Gateway and Connection Broker on one host, and Session Host on a second dedicated host: Server A (colombes): Add-WindowsFeature –Name RDS-Gateway ...
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Install OpenSuse 13/Linux on Intel raid ESRT2 fails. SLES works

I have an Intel box with S2600GZ board. I have tried to install a few Linux distros and non can detect the ESRT2 raid. All distros claim "No disks found". My goal is to install OpenSuse 13. The only ...
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Install libxml2.8 on RHEL 6

I want to install the software TinyOWS on a RHEL 6 server. I followed the instructions: $ wget http://download.osgeo.org/mapserver/tinyows-1.1.0.tar.bz2 $ tar xvjf tinyows-1.1.0.tar.bz2 $ cd ...
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Splitting up RDS roles

I've been running RDS with all roles installed on one physical server for a small client, but we are now migrating to 2012r2 and I'm considering splitting the roles up onto two machines. We won't ...
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undefined reference to `icalcomponent_get_first_real_component'. In cyrus-imapd

When installing cyrus-imapd-2.4.17-caldav-beta9 and running make I get a lot of errors "undefined reference". I have installed: apt-get install libdb-dev apt-get install libsasl2-dev apt-get ...
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How to install ClearOS community edition 6.5.0 from USB drive?

Due to the fact that pfSense 2.1 wouldn't detect our Thunderbolt Broadcom NetXtreme BCM57762 gigabit ethernet adapter, we are having a look at ClearOS. For ClearOS 6.5.0 community edition we couldn't ...
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fatal error: libxml/tree.h: No such file or directory libxml/tree.h. In cyrus-imapd

When I run the make of cyrus-imapd-2.4.17-caldav-beta9 get the following error: In file included from httpd.c:68:0: httpd.h:48:25: fatal error: libxml/tree.h: No such file or directory compilation ...
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SQL Server Web Edition Installation

I have a hosted VM with about 20 client websites on board. Many use a database which is currently SQL Server 2008 R2 (not an evaluation). Because of upcoming licensing issues, I need to change to the ...
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How to check preconditions on a newly installed server to make sure that a server will actually work

When installing new servers I usually tend to forget something that is needed for the server actually work. I would like to have some kind of automatic pre-flight check to notice missing features ...
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Is MySQL required on both the database server and the webserver? why?

Is MySQL required on both the MySQL database server and the web server that it is connecting to? If it is required on both the web server and database server, please explain why this is. Moreover, if ...
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Consequences of source installation in “non standard” directory

I compile and install a lot of programs myself from source. Since I have a working installation of apache + PHP but would like to try Nginx + PHP-FPM I would like to install these in non standard ...
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How to find out all installed software in our RedHat Enterprise 5 server? [duplicate]

We're moving servers and I need to make a list of all software installed in our server so we could install it too in the new one we'll get. Current server details: Redhat Enterprise Linux 5 Using ...
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http error 500 installing apachesolr for drupal 7

I followed tutorial for installing Apachesolr in Drupal 7. Though the tutorial shows "apachesolr 3.4", I downloaded the latest version of it i.e; "apachesolr 4.6.0". I got stuck in middle of tutorial ...
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Install watchdog and firewall on Plesk 11.5

As far as I know Plesk arrives with Firewall and Watchdog out of the box, but now I'm working on a new server with Plesk 11.5.30 and I the Extensions Management page is empty. How can I install the ...
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Plesk 11.5 installation Problems on Ubuntu 12.04 unable to access mysql server

Im not able to install Plesk 11.5 on my dedicated Server under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS because the their is no access to mysql. Installtion log says: Trying to establish test connection... ERROR 1045 ...
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boot from pendrive FREEBSD Mounting from cd9660 :/ dev/iso9660 error :/ dev/iso9660/FREEBSD_INSTALL failed with error 19

I am trying to install FreeBSD from a pen drive. But it returns an error on boot. cd9660 :/dev/iso9660 error :/dev/iso9660/FREEBSD_INSTALL failed with error 19 and appears mountroot> command ...
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Ubuntu server - Installation to second harddisk - LVM

I have VPS with crashed filesystem ( missing /etc direcotry after fsck ) and 2 virtual block devices: /dev/vda and /dev/vdb Partitions on /dev/vda: 1# /boot 5# LVM root swap Partitions on ...
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OpenLdap- make test fails

I am trying to configure and install an ldap server following this guide. I am stuck on step 6, make test. it fails on the first test with the following message: cd tests; make test make[1]: Entering ...
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Installing Powershell 3.0 or 4.0 on Windows 7 machines through Group Policy or SCCM

I am trying to update all of the Windows 7 machines that we have in one of our OUs in Active Directory with either Powershell 3.0 or 4.0. I would like to use either Group Policy or SCCM 2012 and would ...
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Dell PowerEdge R710 ESXi installation [on which disk should I install?]

Im very new to the whole virtualization thing. I have a server that I can learn on, its Dell PowerEdge R710. I tried to install ESXi 5.5 on it. I booted from my CD with ESXi 5.5 I downloaded from ...
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Clean RHEL5 build from kickstart adds Public IP to /etc/hosts

Our infrastructure has a Kickstart server which can serve up RHEL6 builds with some post-installation scripting that handles customization and configuration. I'm currently in the process of updating ...
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Unable to compile Varnish 2.1 under SUSE 10.3

I just cloned the latest varnish 2.1 from git-repository. All the dependencies listed on the website have been installed. I run the following commands: ./autogen.sh -> works fine ./configure -> ...
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Install MSSQL and .Net Framework 3.5 in Windows Server 2012

I have downloaded Windows Server 2012 VHD (Hyper-V VM) and wanna install MSSQL 2012 in it. But it's failing asking for "NetFX3". Googling about it I discovered it's .Net Framework 3.5 and lots of ...
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Re-configure Office 2007 installation unattended: Advertised components --> Local

On our Citrix farm, I just found out that some sub-components are "Installed on 1st Use" (Advertised), which does play well on terminal servers. Not only that, but you also get a rather ...
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tomcat server starting error?

1. cd /home/mpatil/Downloads/ 2. tar zxvf apache-tomcat-6.0.37.tar.gz 3. cd apache-tomcat-6.0.37/bin 4. ./startup.sh 5. tail -f /home/mpatil/Downloads/apache-tomcat-6.0.37/logs/catalina.out The ...
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how to start the tomcat server in linux? [closed]

i tried to install 1.yum install -zxvf apache-tomcat-6.0.47.tar.gz then 2. export TOMCAT_HOME=/home/mpatil/softwares/apache-tomcat-6.0.37 3. [root@localhost mpatil]# echo $TOMCAT_HOME ...