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how to configure fail login delay using iptables

Like in Subject, I need to set particular delay i.e. when wrong password is provided. I can't use PAM. Thanks for any help.
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Tomcat7 pointing to a symbolic link WAR

I have Tomcat7 running on a Linux server. Tomcat is pointing to a symbolic link WAR for my application. The link is pointing to the actual WAR. I am looking to upgrade the app. What I have done is ...
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ps show column name

Using these ps options I cut 10 lines and order output of ps by cpu usage (pcpu): ps -eo pcpu,etime,pid,user,args --no-headers| sort -t. -nk1,2 -k4,4 -r |head -n 10 I need also show the name of ...
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Persistent Bash Prompt Prefix Linux

I want to have the FQDN as bash prefix instead of just using the hostname. So I can change root@web: ~$ to root@web.domain.tld: ~$ I already know that that is possible by using: ...
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system log file not getting updated [migrated]

I am trying to add my system call to the Ubuntu. It is a simple hello world function that I am trying to write to the log file using printk(). The code is as follows: #include <linux/kernel.h> ...
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Debian Linux Bridge Mode not forwarding

I am trying to bridge lan adaptor eth0 with the eth1 interface exposed by sierra wireless lte modem. When i create a bridge using the following commands brctl addbr br0 brctl addif br0 eth0 eth1 then ...
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Daemontools (djbtools) freezes processes after system restart

We are currently using the latest daemontools (http://cr.yp.to/daemontools.html) to manage our background linux (AWS-linux) application servers. Our application servers run in JVMs: ...
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Can I get Vsphere cluster networks (and thier details) using Ruby?

(On linux) I am looking for a way to get my VMware Vsphere networks details using a Ruby script. I tried to find a way using rlane/rbvmomi on [1]: https://github.com/rlane/rbvmomi but I could nt ...
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How do we extract ftp client information from proftpd logs [on hold]

using proftpd 1.3.4. Needs to see which FTP client is being used by end user any idea where it will be logged. or what configuration changes it will need
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Bash linux increment variable

i am trying to increment a variable name inside a for loop to get 4 dynamic variable in each loop, this is an example while read line do for n in `seq 1 4` do ...
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How to force a Linux DHCP client to get a different IP address [migrated]

Situation: unconfigured network interface eth1. As root, I give command dhclient eth1, and get an IP. Now I want to change this IP from client side, force DHCP client to get a new address. Answers of ...
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IO does not share in multiple CPU

In my linux server IO doesnot share in multiple CPU. as below output ata_piix intrupts share in only cpu0 [root@manage ~]# uname -a Linux manage 3.14.24-1smp #12 SMP Tue Mar 17 15:33:27 IST 2015 ...
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Unexpected reboot on linux clustered servers with init: tty (/dev/tty2) main process (9390) killed by TERM signal

I managed 2 linux server clustered. And only 1 of servers is rebooted suddenly. It happens several times. Then I checked /var/log/messages. I just found below logs. Mar 24 09:25:52 xxxxx init: tty ...
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Back up incremental snapshots to another volume

I'm looking for a way to implement something close to the following backup scheme: Initially, a full image is copied to the backup target. Periodically (e.g. nightly), only blocks that have changed ...
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How do I stop my domain from being redirected to my IP using apache webserver?

I have forwarded my IP using Google Domains to a specific URL. But when I access that URL it gets forwarded to my IP. Why is the url not showing up in my browsers address bar? I am running Ubuntu ...
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How to see if an user is connected [on hold]

I have a linux server and the users connect over ssh. I want to create a shell script to verify if a specific user has been connected to the server in the last month. If so, I should print the last 3 ...
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Apache on CentOS 6 Unresponsive [on hold]

Twice this morning, somewhere early this morning, and then again around 8-9AM, our Apache server was unresponsive, though the service showed as running. We reset it with service httpd restart, which ...
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Creating High Availability Netflow Collector

I'm currently working on replacing our existing Netflow collector that is EOL with a new one. The goal is to support around 4 million flows/minute and have HA capabilities. Below is my initial ...
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What's a good RLIMIT_CORE setting if I only want backtrace?

all My C++ program generates core dump as large as 2GB and it quickly fills up all usable disc space. What I really need is only backtrace. I was wondering what's the safe size of core dump file if I ...
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Put “.nfs” files created by NFS client in another location?

The setup is a Linux machine that mounts a filesystem over NFS. There is a process that needs to recursively remove directories on the NFS filesystem and ensure the directories are successfully ...
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Traffic accounting with iptables with multiple chains

I have a linux firewall setup with 3 zones: - green for LAN (192.168.0.0/24) - blue for WLAN (192.168.1.0/24) - orange for DMZ (192.168.2.0/24) All zones have systems running and I want to know what ...
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Problems on mounted NFS: 'No such file or directory' but files and directories exist

So we are having a medium-sized NFS4 storage server running CentOS 6.6 exporting an NFS share '/storageDat' (which is the NFS root, with two RAID volumes bound in there: ./dat1 and ./dat2); Export ...
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Open VZ + DirectAdmin solution

I am using DirectAdmin for many years and I like it but I always hate the fact that everything running inside single instances of Linux. From other side OpenVZ is good but missing those nice features ...
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Prevent changing ownership of a file

I have file with 777 permission. How can I prevent changing ownership of that file by others? ie I need to prevent chown x:y myfile myfile is a log file written from web. it's ownership is www-data.
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Webserver on linux times out outside local network

Apologies ahead of time if I mess up any terminology here; I am new to this realm. I have setup Jira (bug tracking software) on a linux box in my local network. I have a subdomain ...
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How to remove local host dns settings on mac [migrated]

I'm having an issue removing some local dns settings on my mac that's running yosemite. I normally use the /etc/hosts file to direct requests from development sites to my guest Vagrant VM. Sometimes ...
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Migrate vagrant Ubuntu VM to physical machine

I am attempting to use vagrant and a puppet workflow to configure a Ubuntu production server VM which will host a web application. I want to be able to reuse this workflow to configure multiple ...
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Mount VM filesystem on host

I'm using Proxmox for virtualization and I need to mount my KVM VM filesystem inside the hypervisor. Is this possible without shutting down my VM? Basically, I need a script that could do following ...
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rpm -qa return's nothing [on hold]

I am getting below output on my lx-container host rpm -qa | wc -l 0 which rpm /bin/rpm rpm --version RPM version 4.8.0 rpm --verify rpm package rpm is not installed I did rebuild rpm db but no ...
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creating snapshot for mongodb

I am trying to create snapshot for mongodb on centos 6.6. root@ ~]# lvscan File descriptor 12 (pipe:[23409]) leaked on lvscan invocation. Parent PID 3579: /bin/bash File descriptor 13 ...
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Can ping but not connect to Samba

I have installed Samba on my machine (192.168.178.50) and altered /etc/samba/smb.conf to add a share: [vs] comment = Visual Studio path = /home/mrt/Dokumente/vs/ browseable = yes read only = no ...
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Can't access domain internally via public IP address [duplicate]

I have a dedicated server running Proxmox and a VM inside Proxmox running Debian 7 (Wheezy). As I only have one IP address, I'm using iptables to forward ports to the VM. My ...
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(ssh) Connection closed by

unfortunately I don't have access to ssh server, I can only see: Platform: i586-pc-linux-gnu Compiled with: liblua-5.2.3 openssl-1.0.1k libpcre-8.35 libpcap-1.6.2 nmap-libdnet-1.12 ipv6 Compiled ...
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Script triggered by udev to examine partition tables and test if it's a ceph disk

I'm wanting to trigger using udev under CoreOS a script on disk add/remove. The purpose/goal is to automatically mount ceph data partitions to a specific directory in preparation for ...
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how to match up setting in security/limits.conf with nginx.conf for at least 5k users per minute?

I know by reading similar posts that worker_connections * worker_processes = user connections per second so I would need to set soft nofile to same as above result? Also, how do I count max ...
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OpenVZ can't reach the internet [on hold]

I have a vps running and it seems to be ok, but I am unable to access to internet. I am only able to access the internal network. What I want to do is give the vps a ip (access to the outside world), ...
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Error when trying to install Ubuntu 14.10 Hyper-v VM from Virtual DVD .iso [on hold]

I'm trying to install a Hyper-v Gen 2 Ubuntu 14.10 Virtual Machine via a DVD .iso that I have attached as a virtual DVD on my Windows Server 2012 R2 First, two things that I know will be asked: ...
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Find which php files are causing high CPU load on linux [on hold]

I have a wordpress site running on my server. It's eating a lot of cpu. Searched all internet and didn't find any script or command to view which files are causing this load. Tried commands like top, ...
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Linux Minecraft Server Connection errors [on hold]

I set up Minecraft on a Linux server. When I use the following command, the server starts up successfully and I'm able to log into it. I can then use Minecraft for some time without any problem. ...
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Group directory challenge

Have a challenging question for you. Have a linux box. Need to create directory where users would be able to create files, but remove/modify only files created by them. Simple enough to have sticky ...
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Debian diffence between kernels [on hold]

Debian Wheezy installer What's the difference between the first and the second kernel?
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Pros and cons of installing php 5.6 and mysql 5.6 on debian 7 wheezy

I was setting up a VPS server for my client and we had talked that I would install the last stable versions of the programs. Now, in Debian 7 wheezy by default php 5.4 and mysql 5.5 are available. I ...
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Can't access my apache server from outside LAN (Raspberry Pi) [migrated]

I know this question was asked a lot, but unfortunately none of the posts really helped.. I'm trying to set up an Apache server on my Raspberry Pi. I managed to set it up correctly I think, but I ...
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cmake error in mysql extension installation [on hold]

I am trying to install a MySQL extension (http://mychem.sourceforge.net/doc/apas03.html#linux_installation) and i follow instructions. When i write >cmake . it raises an error, also i get "MYSQL not ...
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Can you change raid type on an active server?

I was just dabbling with a few different raid types recently for some performance testing and I was hoping someone could answer this question for the sake of knowledge. Is it possible to change the ...
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Linux SSH abnormal activity

I found an IP 192.168.1.100 accessed to localhost with public key successfully for 38204 times within two weeks. I checked secure file for more detail about this IP. This client logged in for every ...
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Unable to get any type of connection using mysql on LAN [on hold]

My question is rather simple, I have a Windows 7 machine that is hosting an Apache server and a MySQL server using the XAMPP control panel. Both of these have been installed as a service on the ...
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nginx not start , site down [on hold]

today my vps not function , every web site hosted is down, i have centos 6.6 and web hosting panel (vesta) in service of vesta nginx not start, i try to deactivate the nginx for the site but the web ...
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How do I set up a “reverse proxy server”? [on hold]

My office uses SAS Visual Analytics, which by default is configured to run at http://server.example.com:7980/SASVisualAnalyticsHub. In order to configure the site to be available at ...
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Investigate to /proc/loadavg

Review linux load average documentation (to try to solve a problem) I'm ask if a kind of state of process (zombie process?) can affect to anomaly that causes an high load average of my system. So, ...