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Two identical VPS hosts with different ways of handling file names

I have CentOS 6.5 32 bit, 512 RAM, running Nginx, PHP-FPM, Mysql on two hosts. One for local dev, running inside a VirtualBox 4.3.12 and the other running online with digital ocean. Both of these ...
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Determine if IPs are backed by VPS

Is there any way to determine if IPs are backed by actual VPSes? For example, a VPS host receives a /22 block of IPs. He puts them on his server and requests more, but you want to verify that each IP ...
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1answer
52 views

How can I host Ruby and PHP applications on the same server? [closed]

I have a ruby application that I run on a VPS at DigitalOcean. I also have some PHP applications that I use regularly running on a different VPS at Linode. When I deploy the ruby application and start ...
2
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2answers
81 views

Swap memory exhausting server even site has small visitors

I have CentOs 6.5 running on a 32bit VPS host. It is running only php-fpm, nginx, and mysql. I have a site that gets on average 20 visitors per day, but I am recently getting this message from my ...
0
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1answer
45 views

apache error logs issue

I have a vps server but the vps provider stop managed service. I having problem with logs file. Every thing seems was alright, but after few month auto logs deletion does not working. Every minute the ...
0
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3answers
109 views

IPTABLES won't keep changes on restart [duplicate]

I have a hostgator VPS that has a CENT OS. When I stop the VPS and start it again, the changes I've made to the IPTABLES won't save I've tried to save the IPTABLES and to no avail. Every time I ...
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2answers
56 views

Tinyproxy to allow all incoming requests [closed]

I recently set up the Tinyproxy on a VPS server, I am trying to access it from a external IP, but it doesn't allow me, come up with HTTP/403 Error Code. I have already configured the tinyproxy.conf ...
0
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3answers
136 views

How to find out the virtualization type of an linux VPS?

Having access to an VPS, i need to know which type of virtualization it is running from the terminal. How can i know if it is OpenVZ, Xen, KVM, etc?
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1answer
70 views

Why can root see a dir but not a user?

I created a git repo on my vps through root and made it shared so a group of people have the ability to access it: # mkdir example.git # cd example.git # git init --bare --shared=group Initialized ...
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1answer
76 views

Does a tool like ansible make it possibly to get a secure server, without knowing a lot about security? [closed]

If I modified something like this into a server similar to the one described here with a minimal set of services (what you need for ssh, basically) would it be reasonably secure? sovereign: A set ...
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1answer
132 views

How can I migrate a VPS from one provider to another while keeping configurations? Can I just use `rsync / destination:/`?

How can I migrate from one VPS to another, while keeping the configurations? I saw this question Best way to migrate data between two linux VPS But that was only to migrate the data. I have set up ...
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2answers
79 views

McAfee anti-virus for linux server? [duplicate]

We have a CentOS server for our web startup hosted on softlayer.com. Knowing how secure Linux is even without anti-virus programs: Do I still need to install McAfee as advertised in softlayer's site ...
0
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1answer
38 views

Why does SSH client and FileZilla turn unresponsive after a minute

Mine is Centos based VPS with Cpanel. When I connect to this server from my PC using SSH or open FileZilla to transfer files they both turn unresponsive after I leave them idle for a minute or so. ...
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2answers
223 views

How to setup multiple VPS or virtual machines on a VPS hosting account? [closed]

Let's say you have a Linux VPS hosting account and you wanted to add several VPS's inside that VPS or virtual machines, how can you do this? A scenario could be that I wanted to install an IIS server ...
0
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1answer
49 views

Is a VPN right for restricting server access?

I would like to set up a Few QA servers for a web application, under the app domain, however I would not like these servers to be accessible to just everyone from the Internet. Ideally, the QA team ...
0
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1answer
462 views

ERROR: PleskFatalException: Unable to connect to database: mysql_connect(): Connection refused (auth.php:142)

Today when I'm trying access to my VPS the plesk give me this error message ERROR: PleskFatalException: Unable to connect to database: mysql_connect(): Connection refused (auth.php:142) The message ...
3
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2answers
438 views

php5-fpm maxes out all cores (nginx+php5fpm+wordpress)

We have a 16 gig linode running with 8 cpu cores and I'm trying to debug an issue that when I try a load test that the server starts to freak out around 250 requests a second on a pretty basic ...
0
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0answers
85 views

executing scripts DPkg::Pre-Invoke 'mount -o remount,exec /tmp'

Im getting this error below when I try to run apt-get install php-pear in a VPS. E: Problem executing scripts DPkg::Pre-Invoke 'mount -o remount,exec /tmp' E: Sub-process returned an error code Any ...
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votes
1answer
163 views

Top not accurately showing memory usage [duplicate]

Top is not showing my memory usage accurately or is my VPS provider doing something strange? As you see in the picture bellow it uses 90%+ of the memory, but when you look at what processes that is ...
1
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0answers
164 views

How can I isolate the source of outgoing bandwidth usage on VPS server? [closed]

I have a VPS running CentOS Linux 5.x, with Kloxo server management software. I kept everything as close to default as possible. I created NS records with my domain name provider, and successfully ...
0
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0answers
54 views

VPS - Network doesn't auto start on reboot

I have a VPS running CloudLinux that when I reboot the network service doesn't seem to auto start. On rebooting I can no longer access the sites or SSH and have to go to the VPS console and type ...
0
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2answers
428 views

How to mount disk on centos 6.4 KVM server

I have Centos 6.4 on KVM server already up running with couple of sites, now i am almost run out with space so i decide buy from the server provider more gb in order to increase the HDD. I contact the ...
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1answer
50 views

VPS going down every sunday

My website is running on vps and keeps going down every sunday for an hour or so. Hosting provider says there is nothing wrong at his end. Can anyone suggest what could be the possible problems and in ...
0
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1answer
925 views

How to Install php ssh2 in CentOS 6 powered Nginx VPS

I'm trying to install php-ssh2 on my CentOS 6 powered VPS. I'm using Nginx as web server. I want to tell you guys that I've installed php-fpm using REMI's repo. I'm not a VPS expert. While setting up ...
0
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1answer
239 views

Cpu, memory, network usage monitor for linux vps [duplicate]

Is there a standalone monitoring software that reports cpu usage, memory usage and network traffic for a linux server? I just switched vps providers and although much better the new one doesn't ...
0
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1answer
177 views

monitor vps bandwidth usage

I have a vps guest whose ip is 192.168.1.20. I add the following lines to iptables, # iptables -A FORWARD -o eth0 -s 192.168.1.20 # iptables -A FORWARD -i eth0 -d 192.168.1.20 Then I run this line ...
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1answer
264 views

Two IPs - One OpenVPN instance, impossible?

I have a debian 64bit vps, OpenVZ, with perfectly working openvpn server. I have ADDITIONAL IP which I want to use on that same openvpn server and I can't make it work. It only works if I specify ...
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1answer
27 views

Apache2 Configuration for Multiple Name Based Virtual Server on 1 IP

I have been trying to configure virtual servers to my websites without any luck. I'm running on Debian 2.6.32 on a VPS. I have configured the virtual servers with many configurations and have left it ...
0
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1answer
130 views

OpenVZ Host Node and IPTables

Can you use IPTables on the host node or does that effect all the containers on the node? I am unsure as to if using iptables will effect all the containers below or not.
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1answer
72 views

is it possible to make some vps with a single share ip using linux? [closed]

I want to make a vps center to provide vps for users.I want to assign ip to vps BUT I wonder is it possible for vps centres to assign share ip to all vps? like share hosting
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1answer
122 views

Find ddos attack on OpenVZ container [duplicate]

How do you figure out which OpenVZ contain is under attack from a dDoS? I know it is an attack because the b/w and incoming traffic shot WAY up. Can this be done with netstat? Are some attacks not ...
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1answer
274 views

Firewall blocking ssh out from a openVz container

I'm using a firewall on the HN to open/close the ports of the containers directly from the HN. I'm using the iptables script from the openvz wiki. Everything works fine but I cannot ssh out from the ...
1
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1answer
1k views

SolusVM + OpenVZ + Second level quotas — how to enable?

I have a lot of CPanel clients and I've seen some host automatically enable secondary level quotas on signup. I was wondering how do I do that? Do I need to run a script on signup? Do I need to edit ...
3
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1answer
842 views

Does our VPS have its kmemsize limit set too low?

Short Version: Are there any official guidelines on what the kmemsize barrier and limit should be set to for a container in Virtuozzo/OpenVZ intended to be used as a Web server? We've found posts ...
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2answers
85 views

What to upgrade, RAM over capacity [duplicate]

I'm currently running a series of sites on a single VPS. My RAM usage has been continually going over capacity and, even after upgrading, I seem to be using all of my allotted RAM and burstable RAM... ...
0
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1answer
308 views

504 bad gateway with Nginx

I have a J2EE application hosted on a linux VPS server. I use nginx as the web server and tomcat6 as the application server. At times, the website keeps waiting to load or sometimes even throws a 504 ...
0
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1answer
123 views

What are the options for expanding the available storage on a VPS?

I have several virtual servers hosted at Linode, and I'm looking for a way to expand the available storage capacity. On some of those servers I'd need to have between 0.5 and 2 TB of space. ...
0
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1answer
60 views

Getting very large backup files from shared hosting

I have very large project on linux shared hosting, I tried to backup web-site with cPanel, but it is excluding the folders which are very large (about 20 gb and ~300,000 files), I alos tried to ...
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2answers
118 views

Use for the AWS Free Tier [closed]

I've just completed a Blog Project in Django. While looking for hosting solutions, I found that running the project on the Shared Hosting offered by majority of the Hosting Providers wasn't possible. ...
2
votes
3answers
125 views

Can I use EC2 as a random Unix shell? [closed]

I have a small, low-cost, VPS that I use for some "grey-beared-Unix-guy shell stuff": basically, hosting a Debian running a XMPP bot, keeping long lived shell sessions with tmux under intermittent ...
1
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2answers
130 views

How to get server (VPS) memory usage history? [duplicate]

I am using a 512MB Ubuntu 12 VPS. I'd like to get a daily (maximum) memory consumption log, as a reference to add more memory or not. Is there a tool for this?
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1answer
1k views

Server rejects connections on svn:// protocol (SVN repositories)

I have Debian OS on my VPS server. I can connect with it via SSH, HTTP, FTP, but when I'm trying to operate on svn:// protocol, my server close connection after about 5 minutes from request. E.g. I ...
0
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1answer
159 views

Best way to move one VPS from one provider to another? [closed]

I have a VPS server (Xen based) purchased from one provider, now I want to move the server to another (kvm based) What are the best way to do so? I really don't want to re-install the whole system, ...
0
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1answer
61 views

My Site is not working

I have a problem with my VPS setup. My main site is setup and now I have all the files placed in there but couldn't open the site. One thing I noticed awakrdly is when I do the host ...
0
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2answers
555 views

Plesk: access mysql as root

I cannot access MySQL as root on my Plesk 10.x + (Linux) VPS. Apparently Plesk disables the root account and replaces it with admin with the same password as your Plesk login, but access is still ...
0
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1answer
169 views

How to determine what is using all my server resources

I am having issues where my hosting account keep crashing due to running out of memory usage. I have a VPS Linux hosting account with 1Gb RAM. Recently whenever I make any changes to my site and ...
0
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1answer
206 views

Linux mail on VPS: suspicious process running under …

I am constantly receiving mail like so on my VPS: >N 1 root@server9987 Thu Jan 24 18:39 341/30060 "lfd on server9987: Suspicious process running under user apache" N 2 root@server9987 ...
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3answers
487 views

How can I create email accounts via SSH?

I’m contemplating purchasing a VPS solution from my current hosting provider. They offer a cPanel installation (which I’ve used on shared and reseller hosting accounts for years now), however, I’m ...
0
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1answer
86 views

Changing VPS hosting provider on highload website [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Server migration: most efficient way I just want to switch my VPS hosting provider. What is the best way to do it? I need complete transfer of my whole VPS including the ...
0
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1answer
118 views

High memory consumption on my VPS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Meaning of the buffers/cache line in the output of free Why is Linux reporting “free” memory strangely? I have a 12GB RAM VPS where I host a a couple of static ...