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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SQL Server 2008 R2 on Windows Server 2003 - “ failed to initialize 0x84B10001”

I am trying to install SQL Server 2008 R2 Express on Windows Server 2003 and I get an error "failed to initialize 0x84B10001". Googling got me the following link - ...
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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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How can I evaluate SQLServer 2012 Standard Edition

"Enterprise Evaluation Edition (64-bit)" was installed on my server by the hosting provider. I'd like to downgrade to "Standard Evaluation Edition (64-bit)". Does this even exist?
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Bugzilla is not sending out emails

Hi I'm pretty new at this and I'd like to ask how to debug any of my installations. Bugzilla doesn't seem to be sending out emails. If i set the delivery method to 'test' a mailer.testfile is ...
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Installing zPanel on CentOS 5.3

I am trying to install zPanel following these instructions, but the install script fails with the following error: ./installer-x86_64-install.sh.x: /lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2: bad ELF ...
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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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Installing software as an Update

My company uses SCCM 2007 and Windows 7. I have a rather complicated application deployment that I need to do. To make a long story short, I have to automatically install this while no users are ...
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Update nagios from 3.3 to 3.5 on a fedora server

I am currently using a Fedora 15 server and I have Nagios 3.3.1 installed already. I want to update it to 3.5.0. How can I do that? Tried to do fresh installation using the steps of ...
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error 07a0 reading sector 198560

I just bought a server and now I want to install the OS. I got the error EDD: error 07a0 reading sector 198560 when I try to install debian (latest version). I tried CentOS 6.4 but it wont let me ...
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Installing GD on Centos 6.3

Hello everyone I am trying to enable GD in my installation of PHP in my CentOS 6.3 machine running lighttpd as the web server. I have done yum install gd gd-php and when I run php -i I get gd ...
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Windows 2012 installation, couldn't create partition or locate existing

I've seen this error all over the place for 2012 and 8 Windows' versions. I have tried multiple methods of getting around this issue to no avail. Some methods I tried: Disk part from command prompt, ...
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Manually updating software, installed via GPO, results in two versions installed

Notebook received a software package version 1 via GPO from a network share. Then v2 of the same application was installed manually on that computer. Installer removed old v1. Several days later, ...
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Moving Harddisk to other server

I have a situation that required to move 3 SATA hard Disk from a Dell T100 to T350 Server. This was working 90% ok and the Windows 2008 server started fine need only install Drivers. HD 1Tb ...
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MAC M Lion: Different PHP Versions:

When I run php -v from the terminal it gives me: PHP 5.4.12 (cli) (built: Mar 16 2013 21:46:23) Then once setting up localhost etc and then i run a phpinfo page I get: PHP Version 5.3.15 ...
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auto install and create linux image [closed]

I am very new to sysadmin we have a webapp and it is runs on a standard linux distro . afer that we install bunch of things i.e. lamp type stakcs and some other software this creates a golden ...
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Automating windows server 2008 installation in hyper V with powershell

I often set up servers in Hyper V on my laptop (running windows server 2008) to test varoius software. Is there a way in powershell to build an image in Hyper V and run windows update on that image? ...
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To install Microsoft office in 25 machines

i need to install Microsoft Office in 25 machines which are in a domain.Is their any way to do that at once. It's really hectic to install in all machines individua;ly. Thanks in Advance.
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DHCP fails in Ubuntu network install: DHCPDECLINE

I'm trying to do a network install of Ubuntu 12.04 on Cisco UCS C240 rack-mounted servers, using Cobbler for the provisioning. Cobbler is managing my DHCP server (ISC), which is configured to hand out ...
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Unattended Linux installation from PXE using IPMI

This is what I have: Kickstart server with multiple Linux distros on it. Multiple Supermicro server machines I'm connecting using IPMI. What I need: I need some way to run unattended installation ...
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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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Fail to install Fedora 18 from flash drive (Warning: /dev/root does not exist) [closed]

I'm trying to install Fedora 18 on an HP DL 180 G6 with no luck so far. Please don't suggest installing/using Centos as we have a requirement to use Fedora 18. I have tried using two different USB ...
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Can't install anymore MySQL on debian after deletion of various folders [closed]

So here is my story: I've been thinking "Why am I using MySQL 5.1, if there is already 5.6 out?", therefore I wanted to install 5.6 on my debian root server(it is a playground/testserver, not a ...
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Installing CentOS 6.3 via USB, cannot partition hard disk drives

I'm currently attempting to install CentOS 6.3 on an IBM System x3650 M3 server using a 8GB USB boot drive that has been created using iso2usb for CentOS/RedHat. During the installation process, when ...
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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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Problems installing PHP 5.4.11 and MySQL 5.6.10 on CentOS 6.3

I'm attempting to install PHP 5.4.11 and MySQL 5.6.10 onto a CentOS 6.3 box. I've successfully installed PHP 5.4.11 via the remi repository for yum. I've also successfully installed MySQL 5.6.10 ...
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Installing a RabbitMQ cluster using puppet [closed]

Is there an existing puppet module that installs a RabbitMQ in cluster mode? A module I can base on my solution is good as well.
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Auto check processor AES-NI support before installation

I have one interesting question. I have custom distribution of CentOS Linux 6.3. The installed system needs CPU support for AES-NI for all services to work properly. Can I add a check for AES support ...
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PXE boot linux and windows

Here is the scenario: I have 3 machines connected to the network thru a switch: one is the server that can act as the tftp server, switch has the DHCP server and other 2 machines needs OS to be ...
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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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Samba printers installation

Is there any open source software which allows to install on the windows clients samba/cups printers from the web based interface? Something like Novell iPrint
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Is it possible to perform a clean install without losing software RAID 5 data?

I have a machine running Ubuntu 12.10. It has 3 1TB drives running software RAID 5 (each drive has a main,and swap partition. 3x main partitions are raided and mounted as /, 3x swap partitions are ...
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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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Remote Linux installation over the network

Long story short - I have to remotely install an arbitrary Linux distro on a PC over the network. This is not a server and I will be installing a desktop environment. The problem is I don't have ...
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Installer for a web application

I have a question regarding the installing and deploying an application to an application server. This scenario involves a WAR file for a Tomcat configuration. One of our requirements is that we have ...
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Installing MS SQL Server 2008 R2 Utilizing Data Array

Maybe I can't put together a query that finds what I am looking for on the Internet, but I want to make sure this is done right. I have a new server that has Windows Server 2008 R2 loaded onto a RAID ...
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Can I use a powershell script to install db/website when the database is separated from the webserver?

My boss is on vacation and I'm supposed to have this installation script done by the time he returns. Unfortunately, I've realized that the script I developed won't work on the target server setup and ...
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Best way to stage a new computer - log in as the user without password?

I have to stage some new laptops for people at work. We are on AD, so I can log in either as local admin, or network admin. This is great for doing a couple things (removing some of the junk the ...
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Change php path

I've a server running Centos 5. Yesterday I upgraded php to 5.4.10 throught remi repository. Operation was successful ( I've checked updated information in phpinfo()) Today I figured out that php ...
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php gnupg = unable to load warning

End goal: use PHP GnuPG library in my Mediawiki extension I have installed gpgme with dependencies run pecl install gnupg = no errors added extension=gnupg.so to my php.ini : [root@dev-lamp01]# ...
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Mirroring Server Setup

My boss has purchased 4 Mac mini servers, and I was wondering if anyone knew if there was a way to mirror their installations, meaning whatever is installed on one can be mirrored to the rest. I was ...
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stop Centos 6.3 loading 'Text Mode Setup Utility' at restart

I've just puppetted a virtual machine and from scratch (based on Centos 6.3 minimal). That install process does a variety of things, but one annoying side effect is that when the VM reboots, it ...
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Creating a script to install a Perl application and its dependencies automatically

I have a Perl application that needs a lot of dependencies that i need to deploy on numerous servers I would like to make a script that installs that Perl application automatically and quickly. To ...
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Drivers initialization after reboot

For some reason. any driver i'm installing customary, like Virtual Sound Card drivers, do not initialize after reboot. I tried virtual sound card drivers, they initialize fine when installing, but ...
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Recurrence of an MSIEXEC package deployment through GPO

We want to use this simple command in a batch file: msiexec /package "\path\package.msi" /quiet /norestart We want to deploy it to all users and their machines. We want it to be installed only once, ...
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Install Windows from Linux without ANY external media [closed]

I have: Windows 7 installation .iso file. No DVD, usb, floppy, zipdrive, etc, etc. A free primary partition already formatted as NTFS, let's say /dev/sda1 Linux running at another partition. Grub ...
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amazon linux installation of rpy2 fails

the installation of rpy2 an amazon linux via sudo pip-2.7 install rpy2 fails with In file included from ./rpy/rinterface/_rinterface.c:58:0: ./rpy/rinterface/_rinterface.h:8:15: fatal error: R.h: ...
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How to install Apache 2.4.3 on Ubuntu 12.04

I have a clean, fresh OS of Ubuntu 12.04 on my VPS. My goal is to install WordPress. I want to install the latest version of Apache (2.4.3) but I'm encountering two problems. I'm following ...
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NginX installation-source best practice

I'd like to install NginX as a reverse proxy on CentOS. I know three different ways to install NginX: Compile itself Install over EPEL Install over official NginX package repository Which way ...