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Unable to setup Kerberos on Ubuntu 14.04 - krb5kdc: No such file or directory - while initializing database for realm myrealm

I'm attempting to follow the guide on the Ubuntu wiki for installing and setting up Kerberos. I am running Ubuntu 14.04 (LTS) 64-bit. I have setup avahi-daemon in order to provide .local DNS names. I ...
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How, under Ubuntu, can I get Wordpress past this error (GD Library not installed)?

A Wordpress installation I am working on, for some images, is giving an error, "GD Library Error: imagecreatetruecolor does not exist - please contact your webhost and ask them to install the GD ...
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npm install -g nodemon get stucked while installing

I am trying to install nodemon but everytime the installation get stuck at the same part. It get a response, but didn't end the job. I have to stop it after some minutes with the state bellow. I ...
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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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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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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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Why won't my Ubuntu 12.04 Preseed file work with LVM

Here is my preseed file: d-i partman-auto/disk string /dev/sda d-i partman-auto/method string lvm d-i partman-lvm/device_remove_lvm boolean true d-i partman-lvm/device_remove_lvm_span boolean true ...
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Unable to install python2.7-dev on Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS

The command $ sudo apt-get install python2.7-dev yields this result: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be ...
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How to install Redis - executables missing after make

Trying to install Redis on Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS. I ran the steps from the website: wget http://download.redis.io/redis-stable.tar.gz tar xvzf redis-stable.tar.gz cd redis-stable make And then: sudo ...
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Deleted part of /usr/bin [closed]

I was navigating on my Ubuntu 12.10 64bit box through Windows WinSCP with root user and suddenly pressed "delete" "enter" when I was on usr directory. I immediately cancelled the delete process and ...
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1answer
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installing programs to client over Ubuntu server

I am guessing this is possible, however I am not sure what protocol(s) to use and pretty much the way to go about this. Let's say for instance Open Office -- how could we set up our Ubuntu server to ...
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Reinstall MySql AND keep existing database tables and data

Please help! There are server issues and MySql is no longer running on our server (Ubuntu). The service is not recognized and needs to be reinstalled. Unfortunately, the database has not been backed ...
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Is it bad practice to store www-related files into /home?

When I setup a new webserver (apache/mysql/nodejs/mongodb), I have the habit of storing every www-related asset (apache www-files, node js-apps, mysql/mongodb db files) into /srv/www that I symlink to ...
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1answer
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Plone installation can't connnect <ipaddress>:8080 Ubuntu

I just installed Plone using the Unified Installer. I jumped onto my browser and entered :8080 and it says it can't connect. Did the same for :8080/manage and there is nothing there either. Last ...
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Install php 5.3.10 in ubuntu 12.04

I have been trying to downgrade the php version from php 5.4 to php 5.3. I tried removing php5, purging php5 and then reinstalling using "apt-get install php5=5.3.6-13ubuntu3.6", but it did not help, ...
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How to install WebSphere 8.5 from Linux zipfile?

I'm trying to do a quick evaluation of IBM WebSphere 8.5 on my Ubuntu 12.10 machine. I downloaded a zip archive from the IBM website on a page called "Evaluate IBM WebSphere Application Server Trial" ...
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Installing icinga unmet dependencies

I am trying to install icinga-web and I am getting following error:- I tried installing both the icinga-core and icinga-idoutils but I still get this error. apt-get install icinga-web Reading ...
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How to install Ubuntu Server on SAN Storage with Multipath?

I have HP ProLiant BL35p blades and I want to install Ubuntu Server 12.x on them in order to do virtualization with OpenStack. The storage is made of HP StorageWorks SAN, which is connected to the ...
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1answer
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issues installing with apt-get on fresh install

Fresh server install of 12.04 ubuntu 64BIT. Any ideas as to why this is not working? root@ubuntu:~# sudo apt-get install kvm libvirt-bin Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Best way to keep configuration for server reinstallation?

I have a server running Ubuntu 12.04 which has grown messy over the years. I have fiddled with various packages, desktop environments (for VNC) etc. and I would like to reinstall it to start again, ...
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Ubuntu: apt-get -f install lighttpd does not install

I'm trying to install lighttpd. When running sudo apt-get -f install , I'm getting this error : ~/dev/downlaod$ sudo apt-get -f install lighttpd Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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288 views

Installing iperf without internet or c++ compiler

I'm having a bit of a tricky problem installing Iperf. So the I need to install iperf on 2 remote boxes, The problem is that these boxes do not have internet access. I can't install from the binary ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 default repository to install MySQL5.5?

Is there a way to install MySQL 5.5 using apt with the default ubuntu repositories without going third party? I would like to stick to Apt for update/security patching purposes instead of installing ...
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1answer
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Installing Z-threads fails

I'm trying to install Z-threads on Ubuntu but am running into a problem. I've installed Z-threads dozens of times but this is the first time this has happened. I usually use these to install it: wget ...
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1answer
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apt-get install build-essentials fails on Ubuntu 11.10 on aws ami-baba68d3

I was trying to install and configure Xabbix on an ubuntu server. Following their instructions on the wiki the first step fails: sudo apt-get install build-essential I get the following error ...
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2answers
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Installing FreeBSD remotely using Ubuntu LiveCD

I realised this is a very specific question, but I am wondering if there is a way to install FreeBSD on a machine using only SSH access to a Ubuntu LiveCD on the server?
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665 views

How to install MySQL Server so it doesn't “go away” after reboot?

All Good: Mysql server installed just fine by using the following command: sudo apt-get install mysql-server During installation I was prompted to choose a root password. After install I was able ...
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2answers
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Very slow Ubuntu Server installation & run on some nodes but not others

We recently bought & self-assembled 7 identical dual LGA1366-based servers. All POST fine, but when I attempt to install Ubuntu Server 11.10 on them, 5 install perfectly. For the other 2, they ...
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How to prevent ubuntu installation from ejecting cd-rom?

I'm installing ubuntu server 10.04 over kvm switch. I have no physical access to the server. The server has ubuntu installation cd inserted. How to prevent setup from ejecting it after completion?
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1answer
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struck with dependency error of my previous installations in ubuntu

i tried running apt-get update and install php5-curl in the below manner. root@ubuntu:/home/thinkcloud# apt-get install php5-curl Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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1answer
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Red5 - Linux Installation init.d script

I have followed this pretty little tutorial to install red5 on Ubuntu 11.04 I can now run it from /usr/share/red5/red5.sh But I'd like to have a init.d script like /etc/init.d/red5 ...
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1answer
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Install Mono in RedHat

I installed successfully Mono in my ubuntu 11, and now I have to do it in Redhat. The problem is I don't have access to this machine (and haven't done it before). And the one who is going to do it ...
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1answer
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Installing postgresql 9.1 with webmin?

I am new to webmin. I have managed to install it on a node. I explored the PostgreSQL module and installed it too. The PostgreSQL version is 8.4.8. (released on 2011-04-18, which is recent). I am ...
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apt-get install not working in script

I create a small script that installs a set of linux paquets . Strangely apt-get install always fails and tells me that the package have not been found. Here is my script: #! /bin/bash sudo apt-get ...
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Compatible version of Ubuntu 64 bit with Intel processor [closed]

I want to know which version of Ubuntu is compatible with my machine. My PC configuration is: Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo RAM : 3 GB System Type : 64-bit I have currently installed Windows 7 in my ...
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1answer
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How should I partition a 64GB SSD for multiple Linux installations? [closed]

Are there any things I should keep in mind in order to increase the longevity and efficiency of my SSD?
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Problem to install MySQL on Ubuntu

I have problem to install mysql-server on Ubuntu. I typed in command-line: sudo apt-get install mysql-server-5.1 Then I got this: sale@sale-desktop:/var/www$ sudo apt-get install mysql-server-5.1 ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu compare original package and installed parameters

I'd like to compare the actual config files for, let's say, Apache and the ones provided in the original package. The purpose is to have a list of modifications since initial installation because I ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu: Best structure for local repositories

We have a small network at our company with 7 Ubuntu computers and one central Ubuntu server (where we have the files we all work on). Currently, all users manage and update their own computer. But we ...
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1answer
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Help with MPICH2 installation on Ubuntu Server

I'm trying to install MPICH2 on a ubuntu server installation (7.04 fiesty fawn). This is for a Beowulf cluster. I have so far been unable to install it for two reasons. 1) under the root account: ...
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1answer
523 views

How can I re-install live production server with minimal downtime?

I need to reinstall Ubuntu Server running on VMWare VPS. The simplest way would certainly be to make a fresh install from mini ISO. But it's a production server and I can't afford an hour or more of ...
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connection lost while installing mahout with maven - what now?

I lost connection to my server while installing mahout with maven2 on ubuntu 10.10. -> What should I do next to not mess up my server? I had just changed into the git repository that I cloned from ...
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1answer
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Slipstreaming Drivers for a PCI Controller Card into Ubuntu Server 10.04 Installation

I'm setting up a backup server with RAID10. The PCI Controller Card is new to the computer so the drivers need to be installed for the OS install to recognize it. I went through this process ...
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What is a typical size for a minimal Linux server install?

Both Debian and Ubuntu end up with 500 Mb to 750 Mb in their "minimal" installations, even after starting with the "netinstall" iso or "business card" iso and no optional packages installed later on ...
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how to install Ubuntu over http in virt-manager

I am having a situation where I can not use a CD or PxE boot or wubi to install.I need to necessarily do an http install of Ubuntu.I am basically trying to create a guest OS in a virtualization setup ...
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1answer
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help with virtual hosts on ubuntu

I was just following the tutorial here. It says there: This will create the virtual host file for Nginx in the sites-available directory. Simply paste the following into the file and change each ...
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Error when installing rabbitMQ server on Ubuntu 10.10

When I install rabbitMQ in synaptic via the following command sudo apt-get install rabbitmq-server it returns an error: Starting rabbitmq-server: FAILED - check /var/log/rabbitmq/startup_log, _err ...
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2answers
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Broken cups installation on a ubuntu server 64

I am having trouble with an cups installation. It seems to be in a broken state. When i try to reinstall it it stalls, the same if i try to remove it completely. I am running the server version 64 ...
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How do you find dependencies when installing software?

In software installation tutorials, they always have a long list of dependencies. How do they find those dependencies? For example, I'm starting on a fresh Ubuntu server, following directions to ...
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Enable ssh, vnc or something similar during installation of Ubuntu

I have a headless Scaleo Home Server 2205 that I'm thinking of installing Ubuntu Server on. Then on top of that I was thinking of using greyhole and CrashPlan to mimic some of the original WHS ...