Acronym for a development stack originally made up of Linux, Apache, MySQL and Perl/PHP/Python

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Keep LAMP server up to date and secure

As a webdeveloper I have, like many, my own VPS. However, I am a webdeveloper, not a system manager. For me it's quite challenging to install a VPS and to keep it up to date and secure. It takes me ...
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How to install different versions of memcache with different versions of lampp

I need to use different versions of lampp (xampp for linux). I recently also need to use memcache with any version of lampp I might need to use. Everything is going right if I use the last lampp ...
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MySQL unable to connect to database

I am unsure what happened to my MySQL database. I woke up and found that it's down and I tried restarting it but I get this error message: ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server ...
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DocumentRoot is /srv/www/htdocs; how to enable ~/public_html?

I have installed a LAMP stack on my OpenSUSE 11.4 server. Currently, the DocumentRoot is set to /srv/www/htdocs but I want my users to be able to use ~/public_html just as they would in a shared ...
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Disk writes every 15 minutes?

Just trying to get to the bottom of this. I run a Web app on a LAMP stack on Amazon EC2. Typically the server is writing about 2.5MB/min to the hard drives. It looks like the apache log file and ...
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Apache tuning with very high-load LAMP server

I have a LAMP server that can be serving ~400 requests per second at times, the server configuration is: CPU: Intel Quad Core Xeon X3430 (4 x 2.40 GHz, 8MB Cache) RAM: 16 GB REG ECC DDR3 HD: 500 GB ...
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How much memory is required for base lamp setup?

I am planning on renting a VPS. How much memory is required for a base setup of Debian, Apache, Mysql, PHP? By base, I mean not considering traffic (which will be below 1k hits a day). No ...
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Running php as fastcgi vs Apache mod with dir permissions of 777

Hi I'm a web developer by trade and not a server engineer please bear with me! I have just got a new Ubuntu LAMP VPS server, which I am trying to configure. I understand that running php as ...
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Does Apache set a max execution time of its own?

I need to run a PHP script on my shared Linux hosting (LAMP). I estimate the script to take about an hour to execute. in the PHP .ini file, I have set max_execution_time = -1 So PHP will let the ...
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Script to search out outdated/insecure OSS LAMP applications on web server

Some time ago I ran across a script that reported outdated/insecure versions of Joomla, Drupal, WordPress, OS Commerce, etc on a server. It did this by traversing the file system and looking for ...
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How to run rails and LAMP simultaneously on ubuntu?

I just set up a virtual machine running Ubuntu Server, with a LAMP stack and OpenSSH installed. What now would be the best way to enable that server to run both rails and PHP applications? Would it ...
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Shared Hosting using Linux [closed]

I am planning to set up a server hosting multiple websites on a single high-end Linux server on Virtualization-enabled Hardware using a LAMP stack. I have decided to go with Centos 6.2 as a KVM host ...
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Managing Linux Server for a Website [closed]

I'm currently building a website using the LAMP stack and would really like to learn how to manage Linux servers running my website. My question is, what certifications and online videos are ...
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Can I run Zend Server along with already-installed LAMP Stack?

I already have Apache2+MySQL+PHP installed and am using it on Ubuntu Linux. I would like to test out the Zend Framework installation bundled with Zend Server, since the server is supposed to be ...
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How to secure a dedicated Linux box for e-commerce use? [closed]

My question has been asked, and I have done a lot of research. But I have yet to get a list of straight forward steps to get this done. I do not ask for an exhaustive explanation, just a really good ...
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Increasing the concurrent user performance in LAMP application

We have a LAMP application where we have started to feel the performance pinch due to large number of concurrent users connecting to the application. I have looked at the individual parameters of ...
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Outgoing mail from linux not being delivered

I can't seem to send mail through my php scripts or through the linux console on my Centos 5.5 LAMP server, when the email is addressed to go to a domain that is hosted by my box. I think it is ...
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Is it possible to have both LEMP and LAMP in the local system?

i am newbie in using linux system and i want to know whether i can run both LEMP and LAMP in the same system. I am using fedora 14. if i can install means, is there any possiblity that my existing ...
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VirtualBox Networking with Turnkey LAMP (Networking not configured) [closed]

A few months ago i set up a LAMP-Server Appliance from Turnkey for VirtualBox. After installing some application based on this LAMP-Appliance, i exported an Appliance of these states. Now i wanted to ...
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mysql always using maximum connection

I have LAMP server having 4 core CPU and 32 GB RAM.We are running a large website on it. I have following issues now in my server. When I use Mysqlreport tool to monitor the mysql server i am always ...
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How do I create a new linode and move my current websites and data to it?

I am a relative newby to managing my own server. I set up a Linode a while ago, installed Ubuntu 9.1 (Karmic) followed by Apache, MySQL, my websites, some mods etc. What I didn't realise was that, ...
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One domain name two sites on two servers

This may have been answered already but i couldn't find it. I am just a plain ole C# developer, my boss handed me this project said Get R Done so thats what i am trying to do. We have one domain ...
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ubuntu 10.04 automated LAMP configuration script with virtual hosts

I am looking for a set of bash scripts which can help me to automate the procedure of getting LAMP server up and running. Typically what I am looking for is boot a VPS (say linode) with Ubuntu ...
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What configurations need to be set for a LAMP server for heavy traffic? [closed]

I was contracted to make a groupon-clone website for my client. It was done in PHP with MYSQL and I plan to host it on an Amazon EC2 server. My client warned me that he will be email blasting to about ...
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Server not coping, cpu load averages spike to 33.0

Basically I have a server failing under load. Its a editorial news site that see irregular traffic spikes. I'm tearing my hair out trying to stabilise the LAMP configuration. Current Time: Wednesday, ...
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Copy MySQL to RAM as a poor man's memcached replacement?

What about this idea: I've got a 4GB MySQL database, with few UPDATEs. On system startup I copy it to RAM and run it from there. Every couple of hours or even on UPDATES, I dump it to disk. ...as ...
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Simple DNS for 1 domain configuration

I have a small VPS, without control panel, I will use it to host a single website. I want to setup DNS server for just this website on the server. I read couple of tutorials but it never worked for ...
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How to see PHP error stack trace/dump?

Currently my web application can print error when host on my local machine. When I host it on Amazon EC2 server. The error page is empty/blank. I want to see the error stack trace when run on EC2, ...
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Why does my server crash? [closed]

I'm a web designer by trade who develops using php and mysql. I have this wordpress-powered website running alone on a dedicated server (centOS 5.7, php5.3.8 + APC , Apache 2.2, mysql 5.1 - hardware: ...
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Yum update on LAMP

When I do a yum check-update on my server I get packages like php which I haven't dared to update. I'm wondering whether it would be safe to update these on my production server (I do have a backup ...
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nginx host server log rotation all sites

I have setup individual log files for each of my sites in the directory /var/log/nginx-hosts/ and I have to configure log rotation for those files. The base I am starting with is ...
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Free security audit tool for LAMP server? [closed]

I've a dedicated LAMP server (Ubuntu) with several Drupal and Wordpress installations on it. Is there a free CVE compatible tool, which could scan my server with all websites and generate automatic ...
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VPS Memory Exchausted Even With Light Settings

Linux noob here. I have a 256MB VPS on Ubuntu 11.04 server and when I run "free -m" the result shows all memory being used (including the second line re: buffers/cache). I found this very strange, ...
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What are specific differences between a windows server and a LAMP server, and which one should I learn about? [closed]

For the past 6 or 8 months I've been working a lot with .NET. I've learned about web services (though I'm no expert) and recently I've developed a strong interest in web servers and I really want to ...
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Troubleshooting mysterious server freezes on Amazon EC2

I have an Amazon EC2 instance running LAMP on Ubuntu Natty/11.04. On three separate occasions within the last few months, two of which in the last two weeks, the server has just... stopped. It becomes ...
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best way to debug nginx config file?

I have a bunch of rewrite rules that I have to port from apache to nginx. It's a rather painful process because I'm not able to see if my rewrite rules and "if" conditions are working as I want them ...
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Setting up a LAMP server on Centos with Win7 and VirtualBox. [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Setting up a LAMP server on Centos with Win7 and VirtualBox Did anybody get it up and running or know a good place on the net when I can find info about it. Setting up ...
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Pages partially load on rapid refresh

I recently set up a VPS slice with 256MB to run a LAMP stack (Ubuntu 11.04, Apache2, Mysql, PHP5). So far I'm only running a simple Wordpress site on an IP-based virtual host I set up. The ...
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Replicating Linux production environment locally on Mac

I have a remote CentOS server and i want to recreate, as close to possible, this environment locally on a Mac currently acting as a fileserver to our office to provide a development environment that ...
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.htaccess RewriteCond for REMOTE_ADDR while behind Load Balancer?

I have a web server behind a load-balancer. I need to add a conditional redirect to my .htaccess in order to display a maintenance page whenever we take the site offline for maintenance. This part is ...
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LAMP stack installation script for quick uptime

I am shopping for a server, and the price difference between managed and unmanaged is huge, like 80%. The difference in the product seems to be that the managed server has all the core"service ...
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What is the best way to install apache, PHP, MySQL, FTP (virtual hosting), and phpMyAdmin on a production CentOS server?

I am working on a small, self-hosted project and I need to have LAMP, FTP, and phpMyAdmin installed. It needs to be set up so it is safe to have running live on the web. Is it best to yum install ** ...
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Is it enough just to install LAMP? [closed]

I use yum to install LAMP on Centos, like this: yum install httpd mysql mysql-server php php-mysql chkconfig --levels 235 httpd on chkconfig --levels 235 mysqld on service httpd start service ...
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/var/www/ downloads php files instead of viewing them in browser [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My php homepage downloads index.php instead of being processed on Gandi.net hi im a newbie with servers so thats why i come here with my prob hoping you can help me. so ...
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Considerations when chosing AMD processors over Intel

I work for a company with a lot of legacy LAMP web-applications, where we are trying to refresh our hardware from ~250 physical servers to ~40 new servers w/virtualization. We have received two ...
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Install Lamp & Perl on Redhat 5.5

I need to install LAMP (including Perl) on a Redhat 5.5 machine. (Note: I am fairly new to Linux, but did do a similar project with ubuntu.) A good tutorial might suffice. Clients need to access a ...
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Common Server Setup / Workflow [closed]

Basically I'm wondering what the most common server setup up is for a web company. At the company i work out now we have 1 server with all our clients sites on. We sometimes work locally and upload, ...
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Wordpress is asking for FTP, is it some package missing?

I install a LAMP/Wordpress on Amazon EC2. The blog works fine. However on downloading themes, it asks me for FTP credentials. I try to chmod some folders but it didn't work. I used to have a shared ...
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Scaling advice LAMP + Load balancers

My current setup: 1 Http Load Balancer 3 Apache Frontend Server 1 Mysql Load Balancer (Balancing reads across all three, writes go to master only) 3 Mysql Database Server (1 master, 2 slave) All ...
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Is it feasible/common for people to use only AWS to host PHP/MySQL websites?

What are the drawbacks/limitations when compared to a more traditional managed shared/virtual/dedicated host?