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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redmine gives 404 error after installation

I am using Debian squeeze with nginx and mysql. After raking db and loading default data to redmine. When i try to visit redmine in a browser, http://ipaddress:8080/redmine, I get a 404 error Page ...
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Unable to reinstall fail2ban after completly removing it from Centos 7

After completely removing Fail2ban from Centos 7, I decided to reinstall it. So I run the installation(yum), and everything seems ok, no errors, But the it seems like the installation does not create ...
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How can I install Ubuntu 9.10 server edition on Ubuntu 8.04 server without using a CD-ROM?

I have a server in a datacenter which uses Ubuntu 8.04 server edition. And I have a remote control for this server. I want to delete all things in this server and install a clean Ubuntu 9.10 server ...
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auditd: how to install from source in Ubuntu?

I want to setup auditd to collect its logs from remote server. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS. This feature seems to be disabled into Ubuntu auditd package. So, I'm going to install it from source. ...
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Can't successfully run Sharepoint Foundation 2010 first time configuration

I'm trying to run the non-GUI version of configuration wizard using power shell because I would like to set config and admin database names. GUI wizard doesn't give you all possible options for ...
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Debian preseed.cfg - Language not set

I'm trying to write a preseed.cfg which should be used for a full automated installation of Debian wheezy. For some reasons the installer is still asking to select a lanugage even if I set this in my ...
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Package a QT app using QtWebEngine on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to create a .deb file with dh-make and debuild; dh_install fails My app is dependent on QtWebEngine and particularly on QtWebEngineProccess. The executable itself has a RUNPATH not set by ...
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Error installing Apache2 on Ubuntu

I used the command sudo apt-get install apache2 and get the error below: any suggestions? # sudo apt-get install apache2 The following NEW packages will be installed: apache2 apache2-bin ...
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Install specific version of a yum pacakge or default to latest via environment variable

I know that you can install a specific version of a yum package using the <package name>-<version> like this: yum install docker-engine-1.8.2 But I'm trying to customize this using an ...
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How to install .NET 3.0 or 3.5 on Windows Server 2003?

I'm having difficulty installing .NET 3.0 or 3.5 on my Virtual Dedicated Server with Windows Server 2003. I get this error every time: http://img402.imageshack.us/i/net30setuperror.jpg/ Any ...
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How do I install a cygwin package from the command line?

I can install a cygwin package when I first install cygwin, but is there something like: cyginstall git kind of like apt-get?
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Mysqld.exe crases on startup with error 0xc000007b

I've just deployed a new VM on Microsoft Azure with Windows Server 2012 R2. It is identical to other two I have (it was created from scratch though, not duplicated or from an pre-existing image), all ...
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Windows 2008 upgrade hangs on black screen of death; can't boot from media

Over the weekend someone attempted to upgrade Windows Server 2003 to 2008 on one of our machines. Not sure what happened, but it didn't work and now when booting up after the little green bars, the ...
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How do I solve MSSQL 2008 install error, “The MOF compiler could not connect with the WMI server”?

Possibly related to: SQL Server 2008 Install fails error reading etwcls.mof After manually removing MSSQL 2008 from my system (uninstall failed to remove two instances), I receive the following ...
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memcached install issues with lib event on server

I've installed libevent on my server in the directory root/data/ and have i'm about to install memcached with ./configure –with-lib-event=/data/; make; make install However, after running a bit I ...
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Setup cannot continue because of a corrupt installation file DL165G7 Server 2012 R2

I know this question has been asked before but none of the other solutions/scenario's fit my issue Please read what i have already tried before suggesting a solution Server: DL165 G7 Disks: 2 x ...
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Tomcat 7 installation didn't require configure, make and make install commands

I recently installed apache tomcat 7.0.67 on rhel 6 64-bit platform. All I did was simply unzipping tar.gz file into a specified directory where I have read/write access. I was able to deploy a web ...
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Unable to install .NET Framework 4.6 on Windows Server 2012 R2 Core

When using the the offline installer (https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=48137) to install .NET 4.6 on a Windows Server 2012 R2 Core machine the following error is being ...
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Mount Point Does Not Exist, Despite Creating It

I'm trying to install Arch on a Virtualbox VM. I'm following along this guide, and this video. Not sure if relevant, but the VDI file is on an external hard drive. I've created 3 partitions as per ...
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couchdb 1.6.0 from source - jsapi.h: present but cannot be compiled

I'm trying to install couchdb 1.6.0 from source on CentOS 6.5 (EPEL resository has a very old version unfortunately) following this guide. Everything went fine until ./configure step on couchdb - ...
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Automating software installation on a group of remote Windows 2000 machines? [closed]

I am interested in automating an installation of RealVNC to a workgroup of legacy machines running Windows 2000. It is possible for me to physically reach this machines, but they are far and ...
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Cannot perform a PECL installation

I have been trying to do a few PECL installations, but all of them return the same type of error. Something related to timezones? Im running RedHat x86_64 es5. Attempting to install geoip-1.0.7: ...
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Install xenserver on iscsi target

Is is know that Xen Server is based on CentOS, and it is fact that CentOS can be installed on an ISCSI target flawlessly, but I wanted to install Xen server on an ISCSI target I couldn't find a way. ...
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postgresql installation : initdb data directory not empty?

I am trying to create the database and I am a newbie. When I install PostgreSQL, I gave this command sudo yum install postgresql postgresql-server and later I modified the config file sudo vim ...
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Upgrade HANA: SAP HANA Studio does not detect installed components

I am trying to install SPS11 on top of SPS09 of SAP HANA As stated in the documentation I tried in SAP HANA Studio: > Right click on system > Lifecycle Management > Plattform Lifecycle ...
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Installing something from source using chef, should I be doing some checks

I'm installing something from source using chef and the script resource. Should I be doing a check for the resultant executable etc. as part of it? e.g. What I currently have is: remote_file ...
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Can't install SQL Express 2008R2- caspol.exe application error - the application failed to initialize

I'm trying to install SQL Server Express 2008 R2 on Windows 2003 Server (enterprise edition). I get the following error message: Title: caspol.exe - Application Error Text: The application failed ...
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How do you install Node.JS on CentOS?

I've found numerous installation instructions for Node.js but they all seem so complicated -- I'm not a super sys admin but I can get around. I have yum on the system, but I didn't find any node.js ...
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Install sqlite latest version on Centos6.7

I'm trying to install the latests versions of sqlite (> 3.7.5) under Centos 6.7. So when I launch install command : yum install sqlite I get the following Message : Package ...
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Install Oracle Java JRE 7 on Ubuntu with just the command line

I can't use openjdk because it doesn't have native .jpg support. I can't use sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin any more because apparently those have been pulled. JRE version 7 ...
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RHEL 6.5 iso issue

the company Im currently working was able to installed redhat 6.5 in their VM and they uploaded the Rhel 6.5 iso in the redhat server. I was able to install the apache and the php but when I tried to ...
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Azure Windows Virtual Machine with Different Language Version

I am trying to figure out how to create a new VM in Azure using and Italian version of Windows. I was successfully able to create an English VM and install the Italian language pack as this question ...
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cann't we have 32 bit uuid package installed along with 64 bit uuid package in ubuntu 12.04 64 bit

i am using 64 bit Ubuntu 12.04. i am trying to build 32 bit project in 64 bit Ubuntu OS. UUID generator related functions in a library. it is giving below linker error related to luuid: ...
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How to automate installation of Windows 10?

Question: Is there a way to pre-configure the installation process of Windows 10, so that the installation will take e.g. a script file and just run through the installation without requiring the user ...
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Is there a difference between foreign language windows install and language pack

I am trying to set up a Windows Server 2008 R2 virtual machine set up with an Italian version of Windows for testing. I can download Italian install media from my MSDN subscription, but I've also ...
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How to install freeipa server with apache ssl/tls virtualhosts already present

Is it possible to run an FreeIPA server next to a full configured apache server with ssl/tls configured virtual hosts and if yes what do I have to do to not get a conflicting 443 port error during ...
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Installation problems with CouchDB 1.6 on Ubuntu 15.10

After using CouchDB 1.4 on Ubuntu 14.04, I recently tried to start fresh with 15.10 and the main couchdb package. It installed couchdb 1.6 which was a welcome change, but the ubuntu installation ...
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Installing wkhtmltoimage in Debian 6.0 (squeeze)

How to install wkhtmltoimage in 64 bit amd debian ? I tried wget http://wkhtmltopdf.googlecode.com/files/wkhtmltopdf-0.9.9-static-amd64.tar.bz2 tar xvjf wkhtmltopdf-0.9.9-static-amd64.tar.bz2 mv ...
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How to remotely initiate netinstall of CentOS 7?

I've got 50+ machines running either CentOS 6.4 or 6.8. I wish to re-install these machines with CentOS 7 using a configuration script (for example using the "basic server" template and setting ...
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Install .msi from script, detect when install is done

I'm trying to make an install script. I want to install an .msi file, Python, and then install other things after Python is installed. I already see how to do a command-line install. However, msiexec ...
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Is it possible to update third party software using Microsoft Windows Server Update Services

I am investigating Windows Server Update Service (WSUS) and the list of software to update looks pretty fixed. Is it possible to add in third party software to the list? If not, what are the ...
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Problems installing software on AWS EC2 instance (Debian 7.8 'hvm')

After some issues due to the lack of support in required kernel for the network card in my machine (though I'm aware of how to compile the driver for my card, I don't want to do that, based on some ...
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How to install and manage software on a server? [closed]

This is probably a question where the full answer fills entire books; but I'm not a professional IT administrator, so an overview/intro would be helpful already. Suppose I have to manage a Debian ...
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Unattended installation of MS SQL Server (2008|2012) EXPRESS?

My goal is to install MS SQL Server 2012 R2 Express. I've downloaded SQLEXPRADV_x64_ENU.exe and used /ACTION=Install /UIMODE=Normal to generate and modify a configuration file. No matter how I fiddle ...
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Installing letsencrypt fails when running python install scripts

I'm trying to install letsencrypt from source on a Debian 8. When running ./letsencrypt-auto --help --verbose the script stops at the following lines: ... Collecting funcsigs (from ...
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Equivalent yum command for `apt-get install -y packagename --no-upgrade`

I was using this command in a shell script on my ubuntu server apt-get install -y packagename --no-upgrade . It will install the package if it is not already present. It will not upgrade the package. ...
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SQL Server express - Management studio installation hangs at native images installation

I've been trying to install SQL server express edition (2014) with management studio and consistently failing to do so because installation stalls at step 'Install_sql_common_core_Cpu64_Action : ...
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How do I install mysqli_ for PHP on Linux without affecting anything else?

I have root access to a server and it is currently running a live e-commerce site with lots of sales. The site currently uses mysql_ for everything. mysqli_ is not installed at all. I need to keep ...
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Install Only Excel 2013 also installs Lync

I've used the Office Customization Tool to create an Excel Only install. However, in addition to Excel, it installs Lync. These are my settings for feature states in the OCT: I've most ...
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What does “virtual consoles” in the ubuntu installer stand for?

I am installing ubuntu server in a vmware vm. In the expert installer there is this question (I guess this is the same in the debian installer): Please enter a space delimited list of virtual ...