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remote connection to mysql failing

Whenever I try to connect to my mysql database remotely I am receiving Lost connection to MySQL server at 'reading initial communication packet', system error: 111 as a response, Currently my ...
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file_get_contents is suddenly extremely slow

I will admit up front that I am not the world's greatest admin. However, I have cobbled a few websites and php APIs over the last year for some personal projects. Suddenly at 2.30pm two of my ...
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Mysqld high CPU load

I have a lindode 8192. web server is Nginx my cpu usage is between 90% and 500% with minimal traffic. (sometimes none) the culprit is mysqld. i've enabled slow query log and that is empty. ...
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How to automatically forward mail with Postfix/Dovecot?

I set up Postfix/Dovecot with MySQL on a Linode instance from this tutorial, and I am now trying to forward all email that comes to someaddress@mydomain.com to anotheraddress@anotherdomain.com ...
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Connection refused for a few hours

I use a Linode server, and have had about a half-dozen domains running on it for the past couple years without issue. It's running Ubuntu 10.04 and Apache. Today, for about 3 hours, all http requests ...
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MySQL Extremely High Disk Activity (Read Operations)

I have 1GB Linode VPS with a standard LAMP stack. Apache is tuned fine but for some reason MySQL's disk usage is high. This is causing really slow site load times. RAM and CPU usage are fine. Can ...
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Access ubuntu server mysql database from another server with php

I'm trying to figure out how to open up my MYSQL installation so that I can access it elsewhere. I have two servers one linode with a fresh install of mysql. I am trying to access this mysql install ...
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What database server will benefit from 4 CPUs

I use MySQL server on Debian GNU/Linux machine with 4 CPUs (Linode 4096) and there are performace issue on havy load (in the middle of the day) but machine is not overload only queries are slow. What ...
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Reset Linode root password

I've recently been put in charge of a Ubuntu server in the Linode platform. This webserver is running a production Rails application with a MySQL database. I need to ssh into it to download a copy ...
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Curious about my database server setup

I'm a web developer by day but I haven't had as much server administration experience as I'd like. I'm working on some side projects which are hosted on a 512mb linode server. The main app that I'm ...
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MySQL my.cnf file not being read, Ubuntu 10.04 64bit

I've been researching this for a few hours with no luck. Basically it looks like my server's my.cnf file isn't being read at all. I've searched my server, and there's only one my.cnf file on it, ...
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How long does it take to set up a web server on a Linode?

I've always used shared hosting in the past but now I'm thinking about moving to a Linode for my new web sites. However my knowledge of Linux and Apache is quite limited. I wonder how long it takes to ...