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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Installing GPSBabel on CentOS 5 x86_64

Well first let me say I have no clue about doing anything on my server, I ask my host to do all installs for me. I run a website where users store latitude and longitude coordinates in my database. I ...
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Any way to determine what “configure” parameters were used for current installation of nginx?

I want to upgrade nginx, and I want to use the same ./configure parameters I used the last time (--prefix=..., --conf=..., etc...). If I don't have access to the original installation directory, is ...
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Installing Yum in Fedora 12

For some reason I do not know, several default packages in my Fedora 12 installation have gone missing, removed or uninstalled. Now, reinstalling fedora 12 is not a good idea in my current situation. ...
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Install dstat on Solaris

I want to install dstat on Solaris. I downloaded the tar package. However, I don't seem to have any instructions on how to install that. Installing it on Ubuntu was very easy, but struggling on ...
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How do I automate the removal of Etrust Antivirus?

What's the easiest way to remove Etrust antivirus en masse? Background: I'm installing AVG on each of the clients and need to remove Etrust antivirus. I'm looking for a way to automate it. We have ...
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Getting a list of packages installed on CentOS (by command line and on the web)

When installing CentOS (6.2), it installs a whole bunch of packages, but the installation is often very fast, it's hard to note the names of the packages. I have a couple of questions: 1) I'm ...
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2 php versions on same server

Is it possible to install 2 php versions on same server. I have some old sites on my local system which supports php5. But latest CMS and framework supports php5.3 . I don't want to change my old ...
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How to install Tomcat on Plesk 10.4

I have Plesk version 10.4. I installed Java Servlet Support. I dont know how to install tomcat using Plesk I am having CentOS 5. Please guide me..
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How do I install libpcap-devel on SUSE Enterprise?

I'm new to SUSE and do not understand how to install packages with zypper. Or, rather, I understand you use the "install" subcommand, but it frequently can't find what I'm looking for. For example, I ...
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CentOS - How to install haproxy

I have no experience with Linux. I want to install the haproxy. Where should I place the file for installation? My position is at the root server. /root Can I use the following procedure? wget ...
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XenServer 6.0.2 path to installation media contains non-ascii characters

XenServer 6.0.2 install fails no matter what I do. I have confirmed that the md5 checksum on my ISO file is good. I tried installing from a mounted ISO file (remotely via iKVM). I tried installing ...
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Which version of windows 7 should I choose to install [closed]

I want to install Windows 7 on my system. But I am not sure which version should I choose to install. Shall I go for 32 bit or 64? How can I decide that? If I can install any of them then which ...
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Error encountered moving TFS2010 to a new server

I'm attempting do a test move of our TFS2010 server and I'm encountering an error. I've got a new Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server installation as on the current server and I've turned off the services ...
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is there way to make Server Core is the default startup?

I want to know if i can install windows server 2008 "full installation" and put the Server Core default startup and make the server manager is just Secondary option. is that possible? , and how can do ...
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How To Install a Subversion 1.7.3 server on Bluehost

(I originally asked this question on StackOverflow, but was referred here. Original question.) I have a Bluehost account, and I want to install a personal Subversion server on it. I have come across ...
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Checking if SOAP has been installed on a CentOS with Directadmin

How should I check that and how should I install it? I don't think phpinfo() can help, is that true?
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Setting Server 2008R2 up for ASP.NET with Razor

I have created a webpage with WebMatrix on my laptop running Windows 7 and IIS7. WebMatrix automatically set up IIS7 so that it can run ASP.NET 4.0 and I haven't done anything further than that. I'm ...
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Adding e1000e module to SLES 9sp4 install CD?

Even though SLES 9.0sp4 is ancient (we are finally soon transitioning to the current version of SLES), we still need to be able to install it. Problem is that some new equipment we want to install it ...
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Glassfish 3.1.1 Creating Domain fails, The system cannot find the path specified

I tried to install Glassfish 3.1.1 on windows with an installer but the Config Result - Creating Domain fails. This is the error message: Executing command :C:\glassfish3\glassfish\bin\asadmin.bat ...
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SharePoint 2010 Server Configuration Error -> “Cannot connect to database master”

I recieve the following error when I try to configure SharePoint 2010 Server: "Cannot connect to the database master at SQL server at [computer.domain]. The database might not exist, or the current ...
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Installing handlersocket

I am trying to install handlersocket plugin as explained here... http://www.percona.com/doc/percona-server/5.5/performance/handlersocket.html#enabling-the-plugin I have downloaded and installed ...
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Debian supported Dell Servers [closed]

I'm looking to buy a Dell server, I was ready to pick the Dell Poweredge 510, though I didn't find any resource saying that it supported Debian. One of my requirements is that Debian is supported, ...
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PyCURL couldn't resolve “cdrom:sr0” during CentOS 6.2 kickstart installation

I'm trying to install CentOS 6.2 by kickstart, and I'm using the stock minimal ISO and the auto-generated anaconda-ks.cfg. After the installation finished partition the hard drive, I get an error ...
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Can you reconfigure roles specified during installation in CentOS?

During installation of a couple of CentOS servers I selected the "Server" option in the package configuration screen at the end of the installation process. It turns out that I only needed a clean ...
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Need help for installing coova-chilli on CentOS

I managed to install coova-chilli with freeradius and postgresql via apt-get and chilli's deb package in Ubuntu. And it works. For a couple of days, I'm struggling to install the same in CentOS 6.2. ...
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Debian installation on software RAID (lilo.conf configuration)

Debian installation program has created lilo.conf: boot=/dev/md1 root=/dev/md1 raid-extra-boot=mbr-only But when i configure lilo i usually put these lines disk=/dev/md1 sectors=63 heads=255 ...
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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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Windows 7 on VMware Workstation 8 [closed]

I'd like to know is there any tutorial how to install Windows 7 on VMware Workstation 8. Thanks a lot
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Error in Fedora 9 while installing MySQL 5.5.20 using “YUM” Command

I am trying to install the latest version of MySQL server on a Fedora 9 machine. When I run the command yum --enablerepo=remi list mysql mysql-server, I get the error: Loaded plugins: ...
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Why am I getting a GP fault during Debian install; and how can I avoid it?

I am trying to install Debian 6 on a Simics simulator. I "insert" the install DVD 1, and I choose to do a normal installation. However, the installation fails relatively early with Debian repeating an ...
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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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Can I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with full SQL Server 2008?

I cannot find out how do I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with full SQL Server 2008, it seems that installation wizard forces me to use Express edition. Is there a way to use Foundation with ...
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Is there another way of installing an operating system from an ISO File without using Datastore ISO file

I am trying to install a Windows 7 on an empty virtual machine with the VMware Infrastucture Client. Because I do not have the image on the Datastore, I am looking for an alternative. Is there ...
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Cannot install Windows Server 2003 - setup reports missing file (agjh1tpp.sys)

I'm trying to upgrade a Windows 2000 Server machine to Windows 2003 Server. When I run the installer, it gets near the end of the "copying files" stage, and then complains that a file "agjh1tpp.sys" ...
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Why is it important to ensure equipment is well-grounded?

I am installing a new ethernet switch, and the instructions say to connect the ground screw to the rack or some other kind of electrical ground. What are the risks of not ensuring that equipment is ...
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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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New Apache2.2 installation overwrites index.html (Windows)

I've just updated my Apache2 (v2.2.21) installation on Windows - first uninstall the old version and then install the new one. Afterwards, I was very badly surprised when instead of my default (and ...
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Detecting when Windows installation is completed

I got the task to install Windows Server 2008 R2 inside a virtual machine (WMWare Workstation) with Powershell. It was quite easy to do the installation of Windows inside the virtual machine. Now, I ...
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How to identify missing dependencies when installing from source code?

How does system administrators identify which dependencies are missing when installing an application from source code?
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CentOS 6 Minimal or Hardened Install

I am working on building some new CentOs 6 servers and creating documentation for the installation of said servers. I would like to create a base CentOS 6 server install that would be light on the ...
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Error when trying to install arm-elf-binutils using MacPorts

I'm trying to install arm-elf-binutils on my Mac using MacPorts. I get the following error: ---> Computing dependencies for arm-elf-gcc ---> Dependencies to be installed: arm-elf-binutils ---> ...
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How to install PHPWhoIs

I am trying to install this plugin but haven't found any docs on how to do so. The project is here: http://www.phpwhois.org/ So far I've figured out I should do tar -zxvf ...
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How to reinstall Mac OS Leopard server without the original disc

We just received a Mac Xserve (donated!) and now I have to find something to do with it. There are personal files scattered all over and a bunch of services running, so I'd like to just reinstall ...
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Determine flags used during 'configure' step of an installation after the fact

So in my case, I'm upgrading a Ruby install from a low patch level to a higher one. I wanted know exactly what flags, if any, were used in the previous ./configure step of the installation process. ...
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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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I cannot install APC

I have php 5.3.6 and ubuntu. I want to install APC. When I do the $ pecl install apc, I eventually get an error: In file included from /tmp/pear/temp/APC/apc.c:44:0: ...
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Installing W2K8 R2 on a Dell Poweredge 2850

I'm a server novice and have been given a Dell 2850 (PERC 4e/Di). It has 3 blank HDs that I think are configured as RAID 5. I am trying to install W2K8 R2 SP1 on it. It doesn't have a DVD reader so I ...
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Software for scanning installation process? [closed]

I forgot what is the name of the very good software which make some kind of restore point (save registry, and program files folder, etc...) before installing any software. After you install some ...
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ZFS on Linux for RHEL/OEL Installation

I'm trying Oracle Linux (OLE) 6.1 (Red Hat RHEL 6.1 compatible clone). Actually I'm not familiar neither with RHEL nor with OLE. I want to try ZFS on linux for RHEL as provided in this guide . sudo ...
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installing python interface

I tried to install the Python interface to the Redis key-value store. https://github.com/andymccurdy/redis-py I got the following error: [shantanu@server andymccurdy-redis-py-60e3be5]$ python ...