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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Tomcat installation, where to set environmantal variables?

I am working my way through the RUNNING.txt file for installing Tomcat. It says: (3.1) Set CATALINA_HOME (required) and CATALINA_BASE (optional) The CATALINA_HOME environment variable should be ...
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Diffing base Linux system to current state to produce playbook/dockerfile/shell script?

I'm looking for a way to produce an installation script out of diffing the current state of a Linux system to a base image (e.g., a Docker image). The output would be a list of operations that ...
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IBM x3950M2 server, no drives detected during windows install

I have an IBM x3950M2 (72236MU) server that was running Server 2012. I decided to swap some drives around and reinstall from scratch with Server 2012r2. However I am unable to get the windows ...
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Oracle 11g MTS install fails with error: OUI - 10150: Error: A runtime exception occurred while setting s_dlgCfgNamingLabelSIDnull

Is there a workaround in the Oracle 11g Universal Installer for the following error? OUI - 10150: Error: A runtime exception occurred while setting s_dlgCfgNamingLabelSIDnull in component oracle ...
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Probelms Installing Exchange 2010 Installation Organization Prep failed|can't Prepare Schema Server

I currently am running two exchange servers. I am running an Windows 2003 server with Exchange 2007 and I am also running a windows 2003 with Exchange 2003. I am adding two new Windows 2008 R2 servers ...
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Ubuntu apt mirror repository with debian-installer

I am trying to make a mirror of the ubuntu 14.04 repository that includes all the files necessary to be able to be used as a source repository during Ubuntu 14.04 server installation. I had my ...
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AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute * python

I am struggling with compiling python 2.7.9 from source and have been advised to ask this question here. While installing python 2.7.9 following the steps described here the following errors ...
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Nexentastor CE on Supermicro X10DRL-I

I'm writing here because after 3 hours i'm still not able to install NexentaStorCE on my brand new server. The hardware configuration is: Supermicro x10drl-i Xeon E5 2609V3 16GB DDR4 Kingston I'm ...
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Installing Linux by copying? [migrated]

I've been trying to install a few linux distros on a machine with hybrid strorage - /dev/sda is an HDD and /dev/sdb is an SSD , with /boot, /swap and /root on the SSD and /home possibly on the SDD or ...
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Microsoft Office 365 Desktop Setup Always Shows Up Upon Start Up [migrated]

After I have installed office 365 each time I reboot the computer I have this window that appears: Does anyone have an idea about how I can get rid of it? Thanks for your help.
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OSX Mavericks: package installs fail, Gatekeeper seems broken [migrated]

For some reason my OSX Gatekeeper seems to be broken. Every time I try to install software I get: the package was signed with a certificate that has expired. However, when looking at the certificate ...
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Why does passenger-install-nginx-module neither install Nginx nor implement Passenger support on Centos7 while the output indicates the contrary?

Introduction At the moment there are approximately 100 Puppet agents that connect to the Puppetmaster. Sometimes it takes a while before implemented changes on the Puppetmaster are picked up by the ...
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What means “Waiting for DAS to start” in glassfishV3

I try to install the GlassfishV3 on my PC. I used the installation exe from https://glassfish.java.net/de/downloads/3.0.1-final.html I started the Installer which installed Glassfish. I created a ...
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Installation libv8 on php [closed]

Try to install v8js extension by command: sudo pecl install v8js-0.1.5 but at the end of installation I got: checking for V8 files in default path... not found configure: error: Please reinstall ...
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Installation of SSDs in R610

I am about to order a Dell R610. I have also ordered SATA Intel 730 SSD's for it. Is there anything I need apart from drive trays (G176J) for installation? Ie is there any other back plane this or ...
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How can I install httpd 2.2 in /etc/ directory in CentoOS 7

CentOS 7 has got only httpd 2.4 available in its repositories. I downloaded the 2.2 version and I did a manual installation, but httpd was installed in /usr/local/ directory. Is there any way to do ...
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Determining software installation order on Windows

I'm trying to recreate an environment (more specifically, to document a reproducable environment). I have a sneaking suspicion that some installed things may have stomped on the same registry value or ...
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Sun Netra 240 not booting to ALOM

I inherited a Sun Netra 240 with no OS installed (indeed, with no hard drives). I did some googling, and came up with a few manuals, all of which I downloaded: Netra 240 PROM Guide Netra 240 ALOM ...
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WDS “Configure Server” fails. “Share name is already in use on this server”

I had WDS installed on this particular server (running Server 2012 Standard), removed it for various reasons, and am now trying to reinstall it. When I go through the initial configuration process for ...
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How to reference installation media drive within autounattend.xml

I have an autounattend.xml file which uses variables such as %WINDIR% in place of the Windows folder. Is there a way to grab the current installation media's drive letter? This has just worked for ...
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Ubuntu VS Windows partitioning, 2TB limit

I have a server with a 3ware 9690sa-i8 raid card installed. I have configured a raid with a size of 12TB which i would like to use for Windows. It seems whenever the partition table is MSDOS the limit ...
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mySQL issue at installation

I have great trouble with mySQL installation. The error message in log (/var/log/debug) is: Nov 20 11:17:41 gotfarm1 /etc/init.d/mysql[11880]: 0 processes alive and '/usr/bin/mysqladmin ...
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Guidance for mysql 5.6 install on Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I have followed the instructions at http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.6/en/linux-installation-debian.html to a T twice now and twice it appears it hasn't worked. There is no my.cnf under /etc, there ...
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Supermicro X8DT3/X8DTi hardisk not found after installing OS

I try to install Linux CentOS in server Supermicro X8DT3/X8DTi. Installation proccessed succesfully, but after server rebooting, server cannot boot into OS. When I check BIOS, no hardisk found on boot ...
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Can't install SQL Management Studio 2008 R2 Express - Throws exception

I am running SQL Server 2008 R2 on a Windows Server 2012 R2 machine. select @@version returns the following string: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 (SP2) - 10.50.4000.0 (Intel X86) Jun 28 ...
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Cannot install WP-CLI to manage sites from terminal

Thanks in advance. I have tried to install wp-cli as per these instructions http://wp-cli.org/. However, when I check if it has worked php Code: wp-cli.phar --info I get no out put. the same when ...
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How can I eliminate the huge, cached MSI files in C:\Windows\Installer?

The size of the MSI cache folder (C:\Windows\Installer) has grown substantially, and is now taking up way too much disk space on my domain computers. Can this folder be eliminated or shrunk?
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PHP found cURL version missmatch

I'm tried to upgrade cURL on CentOS from version 7.19.7 on default to a new version on 7.38.0. It's seem like complete but when I checked on phpinfo it's not match. This is a information when I check ...
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CentOS installing node.js no configure

I'm trying to install a defined version node-v0.10.16-linux-x64 on CentOS 6.5. And following dependencies: Python 2.6.6 (r266:84292, Jan 22 2014, 09:42:36) gcc (GCC) 4.4.7 20120313 (Red Hat 4.4.7-4) ...
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install zeromq for logstash in Solaris 5.10

used this: http://zeromq.org/distro:debian to get zeromq in Ubuntu to use it with logstash. Want to achieve same within Solaris. Read that zeromq supports Solaris but only provides a tarball. How to ...
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Software deployment to both WIN and OSX from one tool

I'm new to being a sysadmin so I am still learning a LOT but there has been this one thing I have not been able to figure out. I work at a small studio using about 50/50 Win/OSX machines, I'm ...
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Getting .NET Framework 4.0.30319.33440 on Windows Server 2008 R2

The ReaderWriterLockSlim class of .NET Framework 4 has a pretty serious bug that may lead to deadlocks on some server hardware. (For a very technical discusson of the bug, see ...
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Publishing EAR file hangs on WebSphere 8.0

Recently some of our projects started hanging when publishing to WebSphere 8.0 (tested with 8.0.0.5, 8.0.0.6 and 8.0.0.9), but this doesn't happen all the times. This is a normal installation details ...
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How to find the --configure string once the software has been installed and the source code is still laying around? [closed]

Here's a typical scenario - you install software from source, spend an hour figuring out the configure options, and finally run: ./configure --prefix=/a/b/c --with-X --with-Y=/usr/local/Y/lib \ ...
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make program installs via ssh tunelling on CentOs system

I have a Machine A with no access to internet. I have a Machine B with access to internet. A & B can connect to each other via ssh. I'd like to make some program installs on A (perl, R package ...
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Install PHP PEAR on Windows non-interactively specifying target install directory

I want to install PHP PEAR on Windows non-interactively. If I just download http://pear.php.net/install-pear-nozlib.phar and run it like this: php install-pear-nozlib.phar It gets installed into ...
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Install of hiera-puppet-1.0.0-1.el6.noarch conflicts with file from package puppet-3.7.1-1.el6.noarch

Installing puppet and hiera sudo rpm -ivh http://yum.puppetlabs.com/el/6.4/products/x86_64/puppetlabs-release-6-11.noarch.rpm sudo yum update -y sudo yum -y install vim unzip rubygems puppet ...
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CentOS 7 mpath Install, Can't Find /dev/centos/root

I am attempting to install CentOS 7 on an older SuperMicro H8QM8 motherboard (AIC-7902 SCSI controller, aic7xxx kernel module) with 3 attached drives. The Adaptec SCSI bios recognizes the drives and ...
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Allow power user to install software

I need to grant an user some admin rights, so he can enter his credentials when someone is prompted to install a software (and just that), he is no admin, I don't want him to have too much access. My ...
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What is yum “running transaction test”?

There are many questions and answers on the internet about the "Running transaction test" notice which appears after a yum update. These questions usually concern what to do if it gets stuck. My ...
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What is D option in linux yum assisted install?

When I install something with yum installer on linux, I get something like this: Is this ok [y/d/N]: _ So... what is the "D" option?
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I can't install CoreOS to disk

I'm trying to install CoreOS to disk, and I'm following the recomendation from official doc. I have PXE with CoreOS, then I'm booting CoreOS from RAM and I continue these steps: execute: cfdisk -z ...
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Cannot install puppet because of unmet dependencies

I'm trying to install puppet on a fresh ubuntu 14.04 machine but I get the following error Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or ...
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Install CoreOS to disk via USB

I want to install CoreOS to the disk of an dedicated server, from a USB stick. In CoreOS's documentation I found the Installing to Disk guide that requires another Linux set up and running as base. ...
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Can cloudstack be installed on fedora 20?

Any idea of how I can install Cloudstack(4.4) on Fedora 20? When trying to install the cloudstack-management rpm of CloudStack 4.4 the RPM requires tomcat-6 and python 2.6, neither of which I can ...
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Installing multiple OSes at once via PXE

I want to set up a network installation using PXE to install multiple OSes. I found this guide that does something similar: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PXEInstallMultiDistro But what I'd like ...
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Apt-get install removed packages

During a puppet run, ia32-libs was installed, this seems to have caused several packages to be uninstalled but I'm not sure why.. Can anyone shine any light on the matter? Here's the apt log entry: ...
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Installing Windows over Linux on a Hetzner server [closed]

I have a remote dedicated server from Hetzner which you can usually only install Linux on, because I haven't paid the ridiculous 25 euros/month for Windows. However, they have KVM access and you can ...
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facing issue while installing oracle Database 11g on rhel5 And SOA

While installing required rpms for both SOA and Oracle the below rpms are conflicting with each other glibc-devel-2.5-49.x86_64.rpm and glibc-devel-2.5-24.i386.rpm How can I fix it? one package gets ...
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How to remove Nginx and compile new Nginx from source

I've installed Nginx using apt-get install nginx but now I need to add SPDY and PageSpeed extensions. This is why I need to remove the current Nginx installation and install the new one from source. ...