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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trying to install Mumble on centos

I am trying to install mumble on my CentOS vps following these directions: http://www.hosting.com/support/linux/install-the-mumble-voip-server-to-redhat-or-centos When I get to this line: rpm2cpio ...
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Post compiled php 5.4 curl installation

I recently compiled php 5.4 from source. I have Centos 6. I used this configuration: # ./configure --with-apxs2=/usr/local/apache2/bin/apxs --with-mysql # make # make install # cp php.ini-dist ...
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ltsp-built-client error

I am facing some issues while building a thin client using the ltsp-build-client, it says an error. Error is: I: Retrieving Release E: Failed getting release file ...
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Exchange 2010 Hub Transport Role Fails - Registry Keys Missing?

I've inherited an attempted Exchange 2010 implementation from a colleague that apparently failed. I've almost managed to bring it back from the dead, but the Hub Transport role fails to install with ...
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How do I automate OS installation on 500+ machines?

My company has to image a large amount of machines by the end of the year. Each of the machines will have hardware RAID 1 and running CentOS 6. What options do I have for automating the OS ...
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My yum repository able to search packages, but not able to install it in RHEL?

I set up yum from dvd. Following is the containts of my .repo file: [dvd] name=Red Hat Enterprise Linux Installation DVD baseurl=file:///media/dvd enabled=0. I'm able to search packages. However ...
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Can the Installation Monitor from the Win2K Resource kit be used on newer OS's?

Can the utility "Installation Monitor" from the Windows 2000 Resource Kit Tools for administrative tasks be used on newer OS's, specifically, Windows Server 2008 R2. The main thing I am concerned ...
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Perl File::Copy module installation fails

I have Perl version version 5.10.1 installed in my CentOS6.0 machine. I need to install TWiki and it needs some perl modules (see this URL) http://twiki.org/cgi-bin/view/TWiki/TWikiInstallationGuide ...
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Server quit without updating PID file on multiple mysql installation in linux

Iam trying to install one version of mysql in a LINUX machine. The system contain already another version of mysql installation. I prefer manual installation. Copy the extracted tarball into a ...
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my.cnf missing on all directories after new mysql installtion

Title says it all. I previously had mysql version 5.1 on my CENTOS 6 x86_64 OS. I attempted to remove mysql 5.1 and replace it with an install of mysql 5.6. Here is my uninstall process for mysql ...
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MYSQL 5.6 install error from missing dependency libaio

So I uninstalled mysql 5.1 and then downloaded the client, devel and server rpm's for mysql 5.6 I did a rpm -ivh of each rpm but got this error: error: Failed dependencies: libaio.so.1()(64bits) is ...
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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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Compilation error installing Nominatim

I am trying to install Nominatim from its source on github. PostgreSQL 9.1 and PostGIS 2 has already been installed using yum. The system is running CentOS 6.3 with cPanel. git clone --recursive ...
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How to install php-devel under CentOS 6.3 x64?

I'm trying to install php-devel on my CentOS 6.3 VPS and get a failed dependencies test. From phpinfos(): SYSTEM Linux 2.6.32-279.5.2.el6.x86_64 #1 x86_64 NTS error: Failed dependencies: ...
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which git returns /usr/bin/git however there is not such path, how do I reinstall git correctly?

I managed to get git to stop working (Mac OSX Mountain Lion) When I type "git" it doesn't say command not found, just shows an empty line, Pressing enter again, exits, and does nothing (yes, I know ...
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OpenBSD install from CD does not find installation file set

We are installing OpenBSD on one of our machines. After configuring the hostname and directories, there's an error on installing the sets I'm installing from a CD, but the system does not recognize ...
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Installing mercurial on SME server

There doesn't appear to be a yum package, so whats the best way to install mercurial on SME server?
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ArchLinux Install Hangs After “Unpacking initramfs…”

I have a Toshiba Lifebook P1120 (800.0 MHz CPU - 256.0 MB RAM) that I am trying to install ArchLinux on. It doesn't have a CD/DVD drive (you need an external) and it cannot boot from a USB stick. So, ...
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Group policy software installation feature on server 2008

What is the proper procedure for distributing software updates using group policy's software installation feature? For example, if I want to install Java, and Java 1.7u6 is already added as a ...
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how to actually install PHP etc on a windows 2003 server

We're just purchasing a dedicated windows 2003 server (in fact I think it's a VPS) How do we actually go about installing software on to it? Simply searching for "installing PHP5 on windows server" ...
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How to install Windows on a Server without CD/DVR?

How can I install Win Server 2008 on a single Dell F1D unit, rack mounted, no CD/DVD, BIOS Boot Devices: 1- SCSI drive (bare), 2-Network: IBA GE Slo. Nothing else on the Boot device list. Have USB ...
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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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SQL Server 2008 R2 installation hangs

On a freshly installed Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1 I am installing SQL Server 2008 R2. After configuring setup, install starts, but then it will hang on: ...
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How to silently install any software across all my office computers?

How to silently install any software across all my office computers? All my office computers have Windows 7 Enterprise Edition.
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Installing OpenVPN in Amazon EC2?

I'm trying to install openvpn in my amazon ec2 instance. I tried the following site for my setup. In my client side I run the following command : sudo openvpn --proto tcp-client --remote ...
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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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IBM WebSphere Application Server Fix Pack Installation

I'm trying to install a fix pack for IBM WebSphere Application 6.0.2.15 in Windows 2003. This was installed without the IBM Installation Manager (don't know how). Now I have to install the Fix pack ...
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Install the same Active Directory Schema extension again

is there any possibilty of problems, due to a 2nd time installation of the schema extension for a lync server, in an active directory childdomain of a forest? Replication overhead would not be that ...
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SharePoint Integration with Team Foundation Server [closed]

I am attemping to get SharePoint Portal integrations on Team Foundation Server 2010 x86 running with a standard single server installation on a WinServer w SP2. I can provide any and all information ...
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ia32-libs : Depends: ia32-libs-i386 but it is not installable

I am trying to install ia32-libs (a dependency to build the VirtualBox sources) on my Debian x86_64 box, however it's giving me the error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: ia32-libs : ...
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unattended.xml & Autologon

I'm in the process of making and answers file for Windows 7. Mostly it's done however, I can't work out how to Add the autologon to the answers file. See below. No matter where I put the Autologon in ...
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Installing Framework 4.0 Failed

I am trying to install Framework 4.0 on a Windows server 2003 SP2 needed for My ASP.NET application, but it fails during installation! Current framework is version 2.0. Below is a piece of the ...
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Grub2 won't install on fresh Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Server installation

I have a hardware RAID 1 which seems to be recognized find by the Ubuntu installer. I choose the "Entire Disk - Guided" partition strategy and accept the defaults, writing them to disk. When it ...
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dpkg can install from a file, apt-get can resolve dependencies, can anything do both?

I'm looking for a command line tool that can install a package from a file and automatically resolve dependencies via download. Does such a thing exist?
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How do I choose compatible rails for rack mounting my servers?

I am purchasing a rack mounted server and I have the option of also purchasing one of two types of railings: Rapid Rails for Dell Rack Versa Rails, Round Hole Universal Is there any difference ...
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Moving from ColdFusion 8 to ColdFusion 10 - Migration Fails

After having made several attempts to migrate from a ColdFusion 8 Standard server to a ColdFusion 10 Standard server, it feels like I am "almost" there. I'm using the 64 bit installer from Adobe's ...
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Issues with VMWare 2.0.2 installation on CentOS 6.3

I have an i7 machine (server) and on which I am running CentOS 6.3. I am trying to install VMWare 2.0.2.0 and I am having problems in identifying the headers for C Compilers when doing the ...
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Install PHP/Apache windows 7 [closed]

I've successfully installed Apache 2.2.22 and I ran the localhost and I got the It works message so I'm assuming that is ok. Then I installed PHP 5.3.15. My question is how do I make those two work ...
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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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Can't install/uninstall WSUS 3

I'm having a serious issue with trying to get WSUS 3 working. It was installed and working fine on Windows Small Business Server 2008 for a couple years, but then stopped working completely. I ...
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How can I perform ghosting of 5 HDDs

Pls help, I have some five laptops I want to install windows vista os on, they are all hp dv 6000 and I have only one cd, is there a way I can just install on the hard drive and replicate the ...
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To root or not to root?

Please see the (somewhat) related topic here. My day-to-day tasks on a linux machine require superuser access since I would be (re)starting services, monitoring the system, (un)installing stuff etc. ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 install: what is ENTERPRISEV?

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 installation disk. There are quite a few choices for the version of Windows Server to install (Datacenter, Web, Standard, etc.) But there are several versions that ...
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Uninstalling MySQL for MariaDB Replacement on cPanel

Well the first part of my day was spent researching how to remove MySQL to install MariaDB and the second part of my day was spent trying to reinstall MySQL cause something was messed up. So now I ...
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Installing git with no idea about machine configuration

I have a user account on a Linux server (x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu, according to this). It apparently has no package managers in the $PATH (yum, apt-get, pkg, pkg-add, emerge, pacman), and it does not ...
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unable to install postgresql on SLES 10

i am trying to install postgresql-server on a Suse 10 (SLES10 SP2) 64 bit machine with no luck. I followed the link on the postgres website to the place where they maintain the build for SUSE: ...
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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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Linux (or Anaconda) installation, RAID 5

I having trouble with installation of Fedora and/or Centos. On first steps of installation, on step What type of devices will your installation involve, whatever I choose, same thing happen: I get ...
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Extract, combine, and automate several installers

Right now we have about 12 different pieces of software that we have to manually install on many machines. I want to extract the files from the MSI/EXEs and monitor registry changes. Then I would ...
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Linux installation analysis

"Ending company IT Admin relationship" has a good checklist for taking over an existing IT system, but I'm wondering as it relates to Linux: What is the most effective way to assess the scope of ...