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Auto backup mysql database in phpmyadmin

Can i backup the mysql database automatically every week like scheduled job in local Phpmyadmin. if possible i would like to take the each database separate file.Is this possible ! Thanks
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Postfix in Localhost

I have set postfix in localhost. but why it reject to use the other username except my computer name. i've set the main.cf as follow: myhostname = yuki alias_maps = hash:/etc/aliases alias_database = ...
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How to access localhost from by ip address? [closed]

I am trying to access localhost by my ip address. My ip address is/was http://217.164.79.62/ (It is set to be automatically assigned so it keeps changing). When I enter http://localhost/ into the ...
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iptables: what does “--src-type LOCAL” mean exactly?

The iptables man page defines it as "a local address" but does this refer only to the 127 range (localhost) or does it include 10, 169, 192 as well ?
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Can't access specific directory/files on Apache [Server not found]

I've currently tried to setup a webserver on my Fedora 15 machine to run content management systems locally. My purpose for this is to gain some experience with administration of webservers. However, ...
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.htaccess password protection not working in localhost

I tried to implement htaccess password protection for a directory in my localhost. My htaccess file is situated in /home/Server/Dev. The directory I want to protect is /Dev/. My .htaccess file has ...
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Xampp LAMP server: localhost:80 requires a username and password

I would installed xampp in my system but when i try to run my localhost following message will appear "The server localshost:80 requires a username and password.please help
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localhost In Outgoing Messages

I have exactly the same problem as this. In a nutshell I am using mime::lite to send admin emails but they appear to be being flagged as spam because localhost[127.0.0.1] appears in the headers. My ...
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sendmail helo rejected localhost.localdomain

I set up a Server A with sendmail running, just for sending emails for other Servers. I put: Connect:[Server B's external IP] RELAY in /etc/mail/access file and compiled to ...
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Simply Apache virtual host configuration not working

I'm tying to configure Apache for running phpmyadmin in it's own folder, using phpmyadmin.local server name. I'm not an Apache "guru" and i can't figure out why this is not working. Any help would be ...
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hosts file windows server 2008

I am trying to change the entry in HOST file windows 2008 server so that I can host multiple user friendly website for learning purpose. Find attached an image of my host file and IIS setting. Both ...
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How to reach localhost on windows7 computer with a smartphone through wifi router? [closed]

How to reach localhost on windows7 computer with a smartphone through wifi router? Only through wifi, so people shouldn't access it. I'll be appreciated if you can help me
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Configuring Apache 2.2 on localhost, getting “It works!”

I am trying to get Apache work and here is my configuration: System32/hosts: 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.0.1 rss.local httpd-vhosts.conf NameVirtualHost *:80 <Virtualhost *:80> ...
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Local computer for serving a web app via LAN [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you do Load Testing and Capacity Planning for Web Sites I'm planning to create a "voting tool" to help votation in a conference of my NGO. My idea would be to ...
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Localhost stop resolving after a few minutes IIS 7.5

I am running IIS 7.5 on my local machine (Windows 7 Home Premium) and localhost works for about three requests and then stops taking requests. The strange thing is when I switch to calling it with ...
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Subdomain for images doesn't work. What is the problem?

I'm working on image hosting imgur clone. I created a subdomain for my images i.localhost Added to the hosts file -> 127.0.0.1 i.localhost Added to httpd-vhosts.conf -> <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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how to access the localhost of a virtual machine

I'm using ubuntu server as a VM on my mac, its address is 10. 211. 55. 11 i just installed django server, and it started on the localhost of 127. 0. 0. 1: 8000 (this ubuntu is originally a rails ...
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How to configure nginx on Ubuntu

I have installed Nginx server on Ubuntu 11.04 system. The default directory is /usr/share/nginx/www, but I want that Nginx server will access the folders of http://localhost just like Apache web ...
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Associate a site from localhost to a domain

So I have a website, like http://website.com. I also have a "back-up" (development version) of this website on my computer (localhost), including the database and everything. The problem with this ...
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Problem with installing apache

I get this when I install the apache on windows: only one usage of each socket address is normally permitted. :make_sock: could not bind to address 0.0.0.0:80 Note that I had visual studio 2010 ...
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Is it good to define localhost as 127.0.0.1 in your hosts file?

I just came across a server that does not respond to things like ping localhost or mysql -h localhost - I believe this is because localhost is not defined in the hosts file. On just about every ...
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Anyway to build a local webserver without config your router? [closed]

I always config router / port forwarding, when I try to build a local web server IIS7 / Apache. But this time, I don't have access to control router, we have any software, any ways can help to build ...
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How can i change Apache's locahost address?

Sorry for the easy question.. I installed XAMPP. When i go to localhost in browser, the directory called "c:\xampp\htdocs\" is opening. I want to change the address of localhost to something like ...
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Can only connect to Apache Tomcat with localhost

I can access my web application by going to http://localhost:8080/webapp, however, I cannot access it by using my local IP address. As far as I know, I am using default configuration options. This ...
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Standalone tomcat 5.5 can't access other than on localhost

Clean install of Tomcat 5.5. I know it's older, but the webapp I am needing does not support newer versions. I can access it just fine using localhost, but I can't get to it from a remote computer. ...
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Port 8080 not visible while doing netstat?

While trying to run Tomcat on my Windows 2003 OS, I am noticing that the server is not running but at the same time it is not throwing any exceptions on the console. My first hunch was that the server ...
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Problem with too many local connections

I have a problem with my server (VPS). It's veeery slow. Checking the connections with netstat, there are a lot of internal connections. I don't understand why! It's normal all this connections? # ...
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Google DNS for localhost

Updated: I want to use Google DNS for my localhost server. Is that possible? The main reason for this is I keep getting the following errors for the functions like file(), fopen() etc. ...
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install lamp on ubuntu 11.04 desktop - localhost not working

I just ran sudo apt-get install lamp-server^ on my Ubuntu 11.04 Desktop computer to get my localhost server up and running. Now when I type in localhost to my web browser it only shows .html files ...
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Let other computer view my localhost over a network

I have apache and what not running on my local machine (mac), there also another mac on the local network. How does this other machine access my localhost? For example I have a local website at ...
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Automatic subdomains on local dev machine

I have working localhost on my Fedora 15. Directory tree look like this /var/www/html/default /var/www/html/projects /projects/foo /projects/bar /var/www/html/devel ...
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How can I restrict http basic auth to hostname

How would I go about only requiring basic auth only for external connections to my localhost? That is: I run a local version of Apache and I don't want to have to sign in while I'm working locally ...
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When Installing Apache Web Server

And you go to http://localhost, are you supposed to see a message that says "It works!" If not, how do you fix this? Operating system: Windows 7 Apache Web Server:Win32 Binary including OpenSSL ...
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how install web server on a local machine (windows 7 or server 2008) for an asp.net web application?

i designed and developed a web application (works as a windows application) in asp.net with c# ... now i want to use this application on a local machine instead of previous windows application ! how ...
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How can I connect to a database from another computer?

Hi all I'm trying to access a database that is hosted in a laptop "database_server" from my android device which is both connected to the same network. The project is running at ...
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How to free port 80 for xampp to work [closed]

Please help, I used to be running xampp and it was working perfectly. Then I wanted to try something out and I ran IIS instead of xampp. Now I want to go back to using xampp, but whenever I try to run ...
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Apache fails to serve request or pauses for extended period of time

At seeming random intervals, my page requests will timeout. It happens the most to me when I am working on either a Drupal 7 project or a CodeIgniter project. Chrome gives me the error Error 7 ...
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Nginx + uWSGI on localhost *always* gives 502 Bad Gateway. Any ideas how to solve this?

After a long time on shared hosting, I'm moving my stuff to a VPS and it has become necessary to learn about Nginx + uWSGI to deploy my apps (python). After spending a couple of weeks learning the ...
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How do I fix “getaddrinfo: localhost Name or service not found” for telnet server?

I need to enable telnet (no i can't use ssh, and I don't want to discuss why I have to use telnet either), I have 127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost in /etc/hosts. I have installed ...
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Alternative to HOSTS file for virtual hosts?

I am running Windows 7, Apache 2.28 is my version of Apache, localhost and virtual hosts run well. Only one issue - what's the best alternative to using the HOSTS file? I tried DNSKong, but not sure ...
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editing apache vhosts and ubuntu hosts file?

I have just installed ubuntu (11.04). I have installed apache/mysql/php etc. I have a few sites sitting in /var/www/site1 /var/www/site2 /var/www/site3 I want to be able to access these at ...
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/etc/hosts file doesnt forward to localhost for subdomain begins with www [closed]

On my desktop I use /etc/hosts file like as below for developing purpose 127.0.0.1 a.example.com 127.0.0.1 www.a.example.com 127.0.0.1 adsense.a.example.com 127.0.0.1 foto.a.example.com ...
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weird localhost/mysql connection problem

So everything was working fine a few hours ago. I restarted my computer to update some software and now I can't connect to mysql via phpmyadmin or any of my locally hosted sites. The sites come up ...
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Hosting and application on local IIS

I have an application which I can access from my own computer using the following url: http://188.24.7.228/PetitionsApp/ But this fails if I try to access it from other computers. Is there a setting ...
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Apache on localhost: give virtual hosts specific servers name

I ask my question first and below are details of what I have so far trying to solve the thing: On Apache running on localhost, I want to have different virtual hosts that would be accessible through ...
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Cannot access application after installing ipv6 on xp

I have a tomcat webapplication running on 8080 which will fetch xml from another application at 4040, both running on a xp machine. Everything was working fine until I installed IPv6. Now I cannot ...
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wamp - What is the 'root' user, and why does it appear under localhost and '127.0.0.1'?

I created a new db in WAMP, and I note that under the 'Privileges' tab that list the users I have one user that I didn't create, named 'root'. What is it? It is listed twice, once under 'localhost' ...
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where does port 8080 redirect

that might be a bit of a silly question 127.0.0.1 redirect to the index.html page on /var/www/ 127.0.0.1/drupal redirect to /var/www/drupal etc but when I add port 8080 127.0.0.1:8080 where does this ...
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Apache VHost localhost not working on OSX

I've had VHosts working on my OSX client for quite some time. Recently, I've been trying to use http://localhost to access the /Library/WebServer/Documents but it keeps redirecting my to my blog. Can ...
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Best way to run two different websites on localhost

I'd like to run two websites with XAMPP for Linux on my computer: One for my public website development One for my thesis (bibliography management, abstracts, ...) They are totally unrelated and I ...