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Enable .htaccess in openshift for Joomla results in 404 to any page! How to proceed?

I have installed a Joomla instance in OpenShift. It works perfectly. Except when I activate the .htaccess, requests result in 404 pages. The mod_rewrite module is active. Example: example.com/page ...
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apache child pid exit signal Segmentation fault (11)

when I installed joomla I can't see the index.php and I get this messages in my /var/log/apache2/error.log [notice] child pid 3211 exit signal Segmentation fault (11) for activate the coredump, I ...
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Is setting a Content Security Policy incompatible with Joomla's admin page?

I'd like to set a content security policy header for a Joomla website running on Apache 2.4. Using this configuration from h5bp and setting Header set Content-Security-Policy "script-src 'self'; ...
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Postfix spam abuse [duplicate]

I have a terrible problem, my joomla website is being abused to massively send spam. I have no clue on what is actually happening, but my postfix mail queue is constantly filled with thousands of spam ...
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VPS CPU usage very high [closed]

I just switched my hosting to a VPS. I will admit that server admin is something I am very very new at. Anyhow, I am getting repeated emails about my server load exceeding 100% so i clearly need to ...
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Directadmin 500 internal error after unzipping joomla to new user with same domain [closed]

I've move the public_html of a Joomla site from olduser to newuser. I've also moved the domain joomlasite.com from olduser to newuser; but when I go to joomlasite.com to visit it with the ownership of ...
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Getting a 404 on **some** Joomla pages with nginx

Joomla 2.5, PHP 5.3.3 (fpm-fcgi), nginx 1.4.2 Nginx is up & running, I can access my site's home page & other site URLs that end index.php just fine. However when I browse to a Joomla ...
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mod_security ruleset for Joomla! admin

I run several hosting servers and recently I have experienced a lot of bruteforce attacks against joomla-based websites. Attackers seem to try a bruteforce against administrator/index.php page. I ...
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How to let PHP connect to database by using UNIX socket (Joomla)

I'd like to have my PHP applications such as Joomla make use of the UNIX socket to connect to the local mysql database. I've already configured the php.ini with: mysqli.default_socket = ...
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reverse proxy issues with nginx over apache2.4 hosting joomla: url rewrite does not work any more

I am setting up a joomla 3.x site with apache 2.4 on an ubuntu 14.04 server on aws ec2. That alone is fine with url rewrite working fine. I have cleared all apache issues before freeing the port 80 ...
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FastCGI sent in stderr: Unable to open primary script

Situation: Server A & server B installed same Ubuntu 14.04, same nginx version (1.4.6), same virtual host (domain.com) and joomla folder (rsync-ed from server A to B) But server A only able to ...
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joomla in Google appengine

I was wondering if I can transfer my existing site based on joomla! in Google appengine. How can I do that? Will it be easy if I start from scratch (modifying joomla! for Google appengine). Please ...
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Joomla behind caching server with SSL

I'm having trouble getting a cache system to work with Joomla 3.x. This is especially a problem since the server should enforce HTTPS/TLS-connections. The Joomla system runs on Apache2 on Debian ...
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Site performance - Akamai

We're facing performance issues in one of our servers which is hosting a website with ~50k users a month. We've been discussing different options to improve the performance and we're currently using ...
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How to move Joomla from old hoster to bluehost

Have a client asking for me to move their Joomla site from register.com to bluehost.com. Is everything in the DB? I was imaging deploying a fresh Joomla at bluehost.com via SimpleScripts and ...
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Moving Joomla-based site

For some psychotic reason, I've taken over hosting and managing a Joomla-based site for a non-profit I'm involved with. Unfortunately, the former admin is uncooperative, so I'm flying blind. I also ...
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Nginx treating old PHP urls as Files

Having a very hard to trying to figure this out. I have changed my website from another platform to Joomla and now Nginx is unable to handle old urls. My Old Urls were like this: ...
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Nginx Rewriting, Renaming and Redirecting to another Folder

I am trying the following steps to my old urls before redirecting them: 1) Rewrite all urls inside a folder by replacing underscores to hyphens 2) Remove the old folder name 3) Try the new urls in ...
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correct file system permissions for joomla installation on linux

My question is pretty general. Lets assume I have a linux distribution web server, with the /var/www/ is the web directory. I used my superuser account to upload and unzip the Joomla installation ...
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Force SSL not working either with Joomla or htaccess

We have a multiple sites in Joomla. Following are the details. Hosted on domain mydomain.co.in, sub.mydomain.co.in. Amazon EC2 instance, behind load balancer. We have bought WildCard SSL certificate ...
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Postfix + Php Mail() VS Postfix + SMTP

Most CMS (Joomla for example) comes with php mail() as default and has the option of changing it to SMTP if we want. I will be setting up both the webserver and mail server (Postfix) in the same VPS ...
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Reverse SSL Proxy: NGINX in front of NGINX and Joomla

My question is similar to this one, except that I have another nginx server behind the frontend nginx ssl proxy server: -------------------------- -------------------------------- ...
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Joomla URL Rewriting works automatically in Nginx

This is driving me nuts and I dont understand how this works automatically. I have nginx as my web server and I have installed Joomla that has URL Rewriting which removes the index.php from the URL. ...
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Combine several locations with regex in nginx

I dynamic number of Joomla installations in subfolders of the domain. For example: http://site/joomla_1/ http://site/joomla_2/ http://site/joomla_3/ ... Currently I have the ...
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Having Memcache and Memcached installed and enabled at the same time

Can I use both Memcache and Memcached php extensions on the same server at the same time? Just to be clear so you dont misunderstand what I mean by this question, here is my scenario: I have both ...
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Joomla C99Shell when article url is request

Hi i just detect a weird behaviour on my server when an specific URL /index.php?view=article&catid=29&id=24&format=pdf it render C99Shell seems like a transversal attack but i can't ...
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Nginx, reverse proxy to 2 different Joomla sites

I have 2 Joomla sites and would like them to both appear as one domain. Ideally, a request would come in and if the URL matches the first site it would go to the page. If the first site returns a ...
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HTTP Error 500 Joomla Site in Windows Server 2012 IIS

I am trying to migrate a Joomla 1.5 website from Linux to Windows Server 2012. I tried to use the Web Platform Install. It installed most components, PHP, IIS Url Rewrite, etc except Joomla itself. I ...
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nginx rewrite tld to match language of site

I have an issue with my nginx config for my joomla site. I want to rewrite/redirect based on the tld used. Example: domain.fr -> domain.com/fr domain.se -> domain.com/se How can I achieve this?
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How i can block requests for a specific page?

I would like to completely delete or block access to a specific page in my site. More specifically, I have seen this exploit "Joomla COM_MEDIA Exploit" : ...
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Regarding .htaccess

I am using Cent OS hosted on VPS. I want to have the feature of "Use URL rewriting of joomla". On enabling this in joomla, it gives a message "Rename .htaccess.txt to .htaccess". I have renamed the ...
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Can joomla be configured to browser through a proxy server?

In wordpress there are some simple variables that can be set to make the configuration of a navigation proxy server trivial. var $proxy_host = ""; // proxy host to use var $proxy_port = ""; // proxy ...
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Web server serves up PDF file as wrong mime type

Following an upgrade to the latest version of Joomla, downloads from a website I am working on are being served incorrectly. Example page: ...
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Can Nginx redirect or rewrite URLs starting with “?” without using an “if” directive?

I have an RSS feed example.com/?format=feed&type=rss from an old Joomla install. The site is now built with Jekyll, and uses a new URL example.com/rss.xml for the RSS feed. Rewrite rules ...
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How to Disable PHP Email [closed]

How do I comprehensively disable all email sending capability from my site? I do not want it to ever send any emails to anyone, ever. I have a joomla site that's updated to the latest version, but my ...
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experiencing crashes with joomla and mysql

I'm currently moving a joomla website from a shared host to a dedicated one. The problem I'm facing it's that I'm experiencing slow page loading and I think it has something to do with mysql. I tell ...
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apache 2 + centos 6 + php 5.3.3. - Segmentation fault (11) - tsrm_realpath_r

we have problem with many JOOMLA sites on our servers. Error is only Segm. fault 11. In browser is "no data". After debug trace I have this. ¨Core was generated by `/usr/sbin/httpd'. Program ...
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Joomla 1.5 Media Manager sets incorrect file permissions when uploading

Howdy all, I have a Joomla 1.5 installation running on Windows Server 2008, installed via the Web Platform Installer. When uploading images with the media manager (native uploader, not the flash ...
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How to block access to a GET request

Someone is sending malicious code through a form on Joomla. I tried to delete the form but it didn't block the access. The URI is ...
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How to find the joomla versions of all sites on my server

I have a windows server 2008 r2 and i have uploaded sites there. I need an automatic way to check what version of joomla is per site. The best is to have 1 script and after running i want to see this ...
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Joomla sites keeps crashing Webserver

I have a webserver hosting 5 joomla websites, one of these has high traffic and is just freezing our server for example an uptime output looks like this uptime 17:40:50 up 15:53, 3 users, load ...
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The following from address failed on amazon linux ec-2 server with joomla 2.5.14

I have a form on joomla 2.5.14 submitting to an email address but when I try I get the following system error 'the following from address failed: email@email.com'. The site is hosted on amazon ec-2 ...
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htaccess, errordocument and joomla rewrite

I need to setup a 404 error handling in my .htaccess, besides handling some 301 redirects for the links of an old website. The new site is made with Joomla, the old site was written in asp. Sef urls ...
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PHP: Often complaning about locked (www) files on server

) I have a Apache webserver on a Windows 2008 R2 and a Windows 2012 server. Both - but mostly the 2012 server - gets complains from the PHP level about locked files (in the public www folder) that ...
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how to reset Joomla admin password from the shell?

any idea how I can reset/change Joomla admin password from the linux command line? I have root access to the box. I don't think I can do it phpMyAdmid way. I don't know where the Joomla db is ...
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How would I setup Joomla to require or bypass authentication based on visitors IP address?

How would I setup Joomla to require or bypass authentication based on visitors IP address? I would like to setup a Joomla website that requires visitors to login, unless they are visiting from a ...
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Apache server spam post requests

I really don`t know how to describe this problem but i got screenshot. black = server IP blue = domain I also noticed some strange files in "mak/administrator" folder. Any suggestion? p.s this ...
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Many of joomla websites on my server have been hacked; no other kind of website [duplicate]

Today I got that many of Joomla websites on my server are hacked. Some of the hacked joomlas were updated (the last version from 2.5 series) with the last version. In many cases, the main index.php ...
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SSL with HAProxy

Having a strange problem with Haproxy. I'm using it to frontend SSL connections to a few Joomla sites and the sites don't appear to be picking up on the https front end which is leading to javascript ...
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Constantly someone is making request for index.xml

My server was recently been compromised due to Joomla and allow_url_fopen = ON I see various php files on my server root having this content in them Restricted accoss <?php error_reporting(0); ...