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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RPM Version Issue and won't install

Get this error when trying to install an RPM: rpm -Uvh rpmforge-release-0.5.3-1.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm warning: rpmforge-release-0.5.3-1.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm: Header V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID 6b8d79e6 ...
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How to get config files for package after removing them?

i have uninstalled a package(openvpn) and then deleted the config files in /etc/openvpn because of old files i don't remember creating, i wanted a fresh install. now whenever i do yum install openvpn ...
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ISO2USB vs Universal USB Installer vs LinuxLive USB Creator for a CentOS 5.9 install

Is there any functional difference among these three tools, if I want to create a CentOS 5.9 bootable USB installer using a Windows box? I realize ISO2USB was more CentOS-specific, but also that ...
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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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Can a duplicate computer name be known before attempting to join the domain?

Techs in the field are deploying windows 7 pcs onto a domain. They complete one entry screen, which should give them a unique computer name. However, they are human and end up giving the pcs the ...
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Windows 7: Allow installation of software by non-admins?

I'm running a public library with PCs available for people to use. I'm setting up the next upgrade for the PCs, which will be running Windows 7. We use Deepfreeze to maintain the PC's state (a brief ...
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Linux Installation: Modifying default ISO for additional packages and root ssh key

I am interested in learning a good way of modifying a Linux distribution's installation ISO such that: The root user has a default ssh key (authorized_keys) Password Logins are disabled ...
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Listing which repository a package will be installed from using yum [duplicate]

I am trying to run yum completely from local repositories. How do I tell if yum is using some other repositories? Is there a way to list the locations from which yum is getting the package?
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Windows Server 2012 64 bit is not working [closed]

I have Windows Server 2012 enterprise edition bootable disk. When I am restarting my system I am not getting an option of bootable disk. As I have already have Windows XP installed in my system so ...
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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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How to install a Debian on the remote Server with running Debian alreadz?

There are many tutorials (e.g. the main I think: D.3. Installing Debian GNU/Linux from a Unix/Linux System), how to install a new Debian from one another. But they all sounds for me like you need a ...
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How to boot from CD rom in a Sunfire v250 server

I have a Sunfire v250 server that currenlty has Debian installed, I need to make a fresh Debian install with the newest stable version, but I cannot make it boot from the Debian CD. The servers ...
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Server freezes while installing Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6

We've tried both the first options Install or upgrade an existing system Install system with basic video driver When trying option #1, it gets to a screen that has a solid cursor about halfway ...
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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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Install Apache from Source or from Binary?

I work on a platform which serves several different projects. For the most part, all of the projects install their web server using Red Hat's RPM. We never created a policy for this which would ...
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Errors whilst installing kolab

i'm struggling for the past 2 days please help me anyone... [root@mail /]# setup-kolab Please supply a password for the LDAP administrator user 'admin', used to login to the graphical console of 389 ...
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Dependency issues installing postgresql

Here is the steps I've followed to install postgresql on Debian server: add backports deb http://backports.debian.org/debian-backports squeeze-backports main contrib non-free to ...
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Trouble installing rpm package [closed]

This is probably a dumb question. I need to install the rpm package as listed here: http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=CESA-2012:0467 but I simply don't know where it is hosted. I ...
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Ultra 320 SCSI termination

I want to connect an old 12-bay DataStor InfoStation (which is an external storage cabinet) to an LSI MegaRAID SCSI 320-2E host bus adapter and now wonder what bus termination guidelines to follow. ...
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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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Setup kickstart boot for all installation media types (cd and usb-flash)

I created own custom CentOS iso. I used mkisofs make it. This is part of my isolinux.cfg file: label vesa menu label Install ^RAIDIX system kernel vmlinuz append initrd=initrd.img ...
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How to install Apache and PHP by using only packages on FreeBSD?

Is there a way to install without compiling them through the ports? I installed Apache from packages and it works, but pkg_add -r php53 doesn't install mod_php5.so/libphp5.so. I experiment on FreeBSD ...
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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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can not get required packages with yum

I wound like to install Tuleap - on Oracle Linux 6.4 [ebalbar@puding ~]$ yum repolist Loaded plugins: refresh-packagekit, security repo id repo name ...
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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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libcurl Reporting Different Version Between Commands

I previously had cURL 7.22.0 on Ubuntu 12.04 Server.. but I now need to upgrade to cURL 7.30.0. I've done the following to compile this version for Ubuntu: wget ...
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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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installing Nagios 3.5.0 on CentOS 6

Hi I am getting the following errors when i run make all /usr/bin/install: cannot stat `nagios': No such file or directory make[2]: *** [install-basic] Error 1 make[2]: Leaving directory ...
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Crm Dynamics 2011 on Windows Server 2012 - Installing

I'm following a link by Daniel Craig on installing -http://danielcai.blogspot.ca/2012/05/install-crm-2011-on-windows-server-8.html Getting Windows Server 2012 running has been like getting hair out ...
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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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Magento Install “redirect loop” Mint 14/debian apache2 permissions?

first time on this side of the fence, hope I'm in the right place. I'm trying to do a fresh Magento 1.6.0 install on a week old Mint 14 Debian install. The database seems to have connected ...
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Where can I find the offline installer of Google Chrome for the Mac? [closed]

..It's easy to find the offline installer for windows machines: http://support.google.com/installer/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=126299 However I need to install Chrome on a Mac which has no ...
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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 ...