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How can I see which flags Nginx was compiled with?

How can I check what modules have been added to an nginx installation?
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How do I list loaded Linux module parameter values?

Is there a standard way to list the parameter values of a loaded Linux module? I'm essentially probing for another answer to this Linux kernel module parameters question, because the module I'm ...
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Can you determine which Apache modules have been used and can be removed?

I, like many people, have a relatively out-of-the-box Apache installation with a lot of default "LoadModule" lines. Since the beginning, I've installed a lot of software, and to be honest, I don't ...
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Why “lsmod | wc -l” not equal “ls /sys/module | wc -l”

Why do these two commands return different results? lsmod | wc -l 100 ls /sys/module | wc -l 138
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PHP as CGI or Apache Module?

I've always believed that PHP works better installed as an Apache module, but recently, someone on a local forum pointed out that running PHP as CGI is better security-wise. I've done some googling ...
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add_header directives in location overwriting add_header directives in server

Using nginx 1.2.1 I am able to add multiple headers using add_header as follows: server { listen 80; server_name localhost; root /var/www; add_header Name1 Value1; <=== ...
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What is httpd.exp used for?

In the directory /usr/local/apache2/modules, I see the single file httpd.exp. What is the purpose of this file?
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Is it good practice to just copy Perl modules via RPM?

A few applications on our RHEL6 servers depend on a few Perl modules being present. I would like to add these Perl modules as part of the Kickstart process when turning up new hosts. As opposed to ...
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Removing stubborn modules

I'm trying to programatically stomp on bluetooth on RHEL5. I've got the service stopped -- no problem. Also no problem on "rpm -e" for the associated bluetooth packages, bluez-*. "ps -aef | grep -v ...
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Find out if an Apache module can be disabled from website usage

I can see the list of core and other modules loaded by apache using the below command: $ apache2ctl -t -D DUMP_MODULES Loaded Modules: core_module (static) mpm_prefork_module (static) http_module ...
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Difference between mod_authn_ldap and mod_authz_ldap

What is the difference between mod_authn_ldap and mod_authz_ldap?
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Kernel appears to have no modules

Useful info: OS: CentOS 5.8 final Kernel: 2.6.32-042stab056.8 My kernel came prebuilt with the server, I don't know anything about kernels and not a lot about linux however as far as I do know I ...
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IIS7 Minimum HttpModules Configuration for Static content website

I am trying to setup a really fast, compressed, cached static content website to serve only .jpg, .css and .js I want to remove all functionality from the website configuration that is not required: ...
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Enabling mod_headers on apache2

I'm trying to enable the module "headers" into my apache2 installation on ubuntu 10.04 system, here's some info: Server version: Apache/2.2.14 (Ubuntu) when I run the command: a2enmod headers I ...
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Cpan/m fails to install Cache::Cache because of method “set_size”

just starting out with perl (trying to get an Request Tracker install working): For some reason I can't install Cache::Cache! (or rather the tests are failing): Notes: perl 5.8.8 on CentOS 5.8 Final ...
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Avoid recompiling kernel modules when updating a kernel package

I currently maintain a bunch of kernel modules on my CentOS-6-like system. Suppose I want to recompile the same kernel version (Currently 3.4.56-1) to enable CONFIG_VM_EVENT_COUNTERS (or another ...
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iptables “recent” module - setting module parameters

The manpage for iptables 'recent' module explains that the module itself accepts parameters. How does one go about setting these parameters? I would imagine they would be set somewhere where the ...
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Creating user accounts with Puppet?

I'm just getting started with Puppet and I have the following code in my test site.pp file: class { 'account': { 'danny': home_dir => '/home/danny', groups => [ 'sudo', 'users' ], ...
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How to find out installed version of APR?

I need to find out, which version of the Apache Portable Runtime is installed on a specific server. So how can I do this without access to the log files?
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Unnecessary Apache modules

I'm attempting to configure apache to use a bit less memory. I'm wondering what you would consider to be either "heavy memory users" or just totally unnecessary when it comes to the loaded modules. I ...
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Apache: How to Use Modules?

As I see in the httpd.conf file some codes needs these wrappers Directory, IfModule, Files, IfDefine, Location.. and some nothing. But I don't really understand what should I use where and why? For ...
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Drupal modules for ticketing system

We are looking at implementing a ticketing system at our work place. We intially tried OS Ticket which was fine. But management are hoping to integrate it into out intranet. (which will be done in ...
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On centos 5.7 using apache2 should I disable the list of default modules that are enabled to improve performance and security.

On centos 5.7 the default Apache / httpd install has a number of modules enabled by default. Should I disable all the modules and only enable the bare minimum of modules that we need. Will that ...
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Installed mod_geoip, but is not appearing in php $_SERVER variable

I just installed mod_geoip on a dedicated server, I did something like this: cd /usr/share/GeoIP/ wget http://geolite.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/GeoLiteCountry/GeoIP.dat.gz gzip -d ...
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Restored server from backup, now I'm missing a lot of modules

I had to restore a trashed filesystem from backup, now its not loading a lot of modules lsmod before: http://pastebin.com/MxEDZmqs lsmod after: http://pastebin.com/BthWiVXL It was a different ...
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Managing installation of non-distro software

I'm looking for ways to manage the installation of non-distro software, with multiple versions of the same software installed simultaneously. For example we'd have ProgramA 1.6 and ProgramB 1.7 ...
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Whats the use of BrowserMatch or Options All in .htaccess?

I found these somewhere at the end of my htaccess file, from a time in history where I was in a mood of just adding as much as i could to my htaccess, now wishing the opposite: to remove everything ...
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Why can't I get Apache2 mod_dumpio working under Lucid Lynx Ubuntu?

I'm trying to capture all of the traffic to and from an Apache2 web server for troubleshooting purposes, so I did the following to try to set mod_dumpio up properly: Used a2enmod to enable ...
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WHM Cpanel Enable/Install MBstring module

This is related to my dedicated server, I have successfully created a package and linked up my domain yesterday. I am getting an error regarding mb_convert_encoding() wich after doing some reading ...
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How to limit server to specific IP addresses with mod_authz_host?

I am very new to this area, so please bear with me. :) Right now I am running an Apache HTTP server on my setup, a very basic configuration. The website hosted on it is accessible from anywhere, and ...
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Authentication in Apache2 with mod_dav_svn

I'm having some trouble setting up authentication in Apache2 for a SVN repository that's being served using mod_dav_svn. Here is my Apache config for the directory: <Location /svn> DAV svn ...
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Module in use in CentOS/RHEL (lspci -k or lspci -v)

How can I find which module is in use in CentOS 5.4 or 4.8? For instance, in Fedora 12: lspci -k (...) 06:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan] Network ...
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PHP modules with its description/functions

Does anybody have the list of PHP modules that can be installed on a Linux box, along with its description/functions ?
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How can I tell what Apache modules are available to me?

I'm currently reading 'Definitive Guide to Apache mod_rewrite' and throughout the book there are other Apache modules mentioned that are better alternatives in given scenarios. This has got me ...
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Apache mod_auth_kerb asking 2 authentication

I've configured Apache to use mod_auth_kerberos. So far everything is working nicely for client thats connected to Active Directory and have their browser to ntlm enabled. When clients are not in the ...
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Methods of Uploading files to apache without webdav or ftp, scp, ssh, telnet or sftp?

The company where I work has a desktop application that uploads files to a site without any of the aforementioned protocols. They use CGI on the backend, so is it possible that they are uploading ...
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How can I find installed php extensions on Debian?

Is it possible to get a list of installed php extensions on Debian? Is there any simple way to find which extensions exist in debian php packages and which have to be compiled manually (actually three ...
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How can I install PHP5 on Fedora Core 5?

I'm trying to install PHP5 from source on FC5 and everything is configures and compiles fine. When I try to run php however I receive the following errors. PHP Warning: PHP Startup: mysql: Unable to ...
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How to permanently disable a kernel module (kvm-intel) in Ubuntu 10.04?

Every time I start, I have to manually do "sudo modprobe -r kvm-intel" for VirtualBox to be able to use hardware virtualization facilities. How do I get rid of this?
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Apache </Location> Errors

I am having real trouble with this installation - Basically this is the erro that I am getting: apache2: Syntax error on line 234 of /etc/apache2/apache2.conf: Syntax error on line 10 of ...
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After configuring a Linux kernel, can I safely make bzImage and modules at the same time?

I noticed that my processors were, in total, in use only about 50% of the time while making a Linux kernel. I usually make the kernel, then make the modules. I have just started a make bzImage in ...
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How to actually use the nginx HTTP Auth module?

I've always used Apache 2 for authentication, now I'm using nginx, I have no clue how to include authentication for nginx, do I still use the .htaccess file? I want to use the authentication module ...
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Will modules installed by insmod command persist after rebooting?

There is how the book I'm reading describe the insmod utility: The program loads the module code and data into the kernel, which, in turn, performs a function similar to that of ld, in that ...
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How Can I Enable or Disable Static Modules in Apache2?

I've got a bunch of modules installed in Apache2, enabled at compile-time. The command httpd -M gives me: core_module (static) authn_file_module (static) ...snip... auth_basic_module (static) ...
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Puppet 3.0: am I supposed to be able to invoke a module from a similarly named subclass of another module?

I have a module named drbd which I need to use in another module named hacluster. Initially I thought to segregate drbd's stuff in its own class like this: modules/drbd/[stuff] # this ...
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Automating Jenkins module install

Is there any way to automate the install of modules within Jenkins? I'm trying to script/automate the install of my CI box as much as possible. I have just about everything working but at the moment ...
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How to install python modules for specific python version

I needed to install UCS2 python next to UCS4 python. So I went to comp.lang.python and asked them about it. Probably not the best place to ask it, but they answered ...
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Add Subversion to XAMPP Apache install

I am trying to get my Apache server restarted after trying to install Subversion. I have added the following lines to my httpd.conf file for Apache: LoadModule dav_svn_module ...
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Building Apache modules separately without rebuilding all of Apache

I have an operational and compiled from source Apache installation with shared modules enabled. I now want to use mod_proxy but at the time I built my Apache server I didn't know I would need this ...
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Installing mod_proxy for apache on Gentoo

I just switched over to working with a gentoo server, and am having problems installing apache with mod_proxy. I've gone over many of the documents for using the USE command but haven't figured out ...