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How do I tell what request a mod_wsgi process is serving?

Occasionally, I get an apache process running at 100% CPU. I've tried letting it run it's course, but I've seen it go more than half an hour without giving up. My running hypothesis is there is an ...
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Apache Processes in top more than MaxClients

We have Apache running with the worker MPM and have MaxClients set to 6, yet when I open up top I can see more than 6 Apache processes running. 13 visible in the screen dump below. Can someone explain ...
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How to pass kwargs from a state file to my custom module?

I'm writing a custom module to create a local mirror on Ubuntu using debmirror. Here's my code: ''' Build a local mirror with debmirror. ''' import logging import os import salt.utils from ...
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Setting up mail delivery to Django on Ubuntu

I have a server running Python 2.7 and Django 1.6. I'd like to allow Django to send and receive emails with as little overhead as possible. I'd prefer not to even have a Mailbox set up for Django. ...
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python urllib2 hangs when invoked by apache

I have a python script that reads a resource using urllib2 like so response = urllib2.urlopen('http://www.google.com') html = response.read() response.close() which works fine when invoked in a ...
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Why does httpd seem to use a different version of python with the same executable?

I am running Apache httpd 2.4.4 on a RedHat 5 machine. I am using Django and running through mod_wsgi. I have Python 2.4.3 installed in /usr/bin and Python 2.7.6 installed in /usr/local/bin and I want ...
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Setting UWSGI to run a module in a venv

I am having a hard time trying to run a module from UWSGI. This is part of my deployment code: # ENVIRONMENT /usr/bin/pip install virtualenv mkdir -p /srv/www/test /usr/local/bin/virtualenv ...
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uWSGI permissions issue

I'm trying to set up a chef recipe that will get my site running and everything seems to be working fine except for uWSGI which is giving me the following error: *** has_emperor mode detected (fd: 6) ...
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Deploying CherryPy apps: Standalone, WSGI Server or NGinx?

I intend to use a single VPS to deploy multiple low-traffic CherryPy apps as subdirectories; eg: example.com/app1, example.com/app2, etc. After researching on WSGI deployment, it looks like the ...
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Example pyodbc db2 connection

I am trying to get a pyodbc connection (on a Centos machine), to a DB2 database running on an IBM i. Whatever connection string or configuration I add, I always get the same message .. Traceback ...
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How to secure django powered site on IIS 8.0

I have setup a django site using Helicon Zoo with IIS 8.0 on Windows Server 2012. My site includes the /admin, and I want secure only the admin with HTTPS. I have been searching on the Web for a ...
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nginx + uwsgi - what is serving static files?

I am using nginx as a proxy to a couple of flask apps, with uwsgi as the middleware. Here's my nginx config for a test app. server { listen 80; server_name test.myapp.com ...
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cannot reinstall python2.6

I am trying to reinstall python2.6 on debian 6 but I get: root@ff: apt-get install --reinstall python2.6 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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How to get public/private key from cacert.pem [closed]

i has download cacert.pem from internet, but how to get cacert.key ? How to get public/private key from cacert.pem ?
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Frozen exe crashes in System Center Configuration Manager 2007

We are using SCCM 2007 to deploy a custom script (written in Python) which upgrades some software and performs additional configuration on client machines. The script is frozen into an exe using ...
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Serving django with nginx and uWSGI

I followed this post to serve my django project. The project runs well with manage.py runserver and I want to set it up for production. Here are my setting files: nginx.conf: upstream django { ...
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fail2ban error about python?

I have just installed fail2ban on my debian7 machine but whenever i start it i get a lot of error which seems to be about python? [....] Restarting authentication failure monitor: fail2banTraceback ...
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How do I authenticate a user on specific tasks using Ansible?

I'm getting 'msg: Failed to lock apt for exclusive operation' when trying to install some dependencies in a playbook using apt, with the vagrant user. I'm suspecting it tells me this because it can't ...
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fabric how to define complex env.hosts

i am working on Fabric for my deploying tools and also distribute the command on multiple hosts. but i don't know how can define a complex hosts in my fabfile.py for example: i have 4 servers. ...
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Python script to send mail through Amazon SES

I'm setting up Splunk to send e-mails through Amazon SES. But before doing this, I found a Python script (Splunk uses Python to send the mails) that I wanted to test which is not working on my Linux ...
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PAM exec stdout issue

I am having an issue with a dead simple python script; called with pam_exec. I added a line at the end of that file /etc/pam.d/common-session : session optional pam_exec.so /bin/python ...
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Running multiple Django projects within Apache, sys.path being over written

I have been trying to research how to do a multiple Python / Django deployment using Apache VirtualHosts. The issue I am encountering seems straight forward, ImportError: Could not import settings ...
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Being notified when Python security updates are made

I maintain a few Python-based web apps. I need to be notified immediately when new Python releases are made, especially micro level releases that fix security issues, so I could update my sites to use ...
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WMS Service Tilecache Python 403 error

I´m trying to migrate a Webserver + Mapserver to a new Ubuntu 12.04 machine. Everythings (apache2, mapserver 6.2.1 ) working so far, except a tilecached wms service (tilecache 2.11-2 is installed) ...
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How to kill the process using the name of the program instead of PID?

I started my Python program in the background using nohup as mentioned below - nohup zook.py & Now I am trying to kill this process so I did the ps command as mentioned below ...
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Django WSGI application in a subdirectory?

Recently, I wanted to put one of my WSGI applications into a subdirectory, so that the other directories that cointain various scripts would work as before. In order to do that, I added the following ...
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Puppet Init VirtualEnv Just Once

So here's a snippet from my manifest (based on this module: https://github.com/stankevich/puppet-python): python::virtualenv { $virtualenv_dir: ensure => present, version => 'system', ...
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how to test as local SYSTEM account? (accessing remote files from Python)

I'm trying to access some remote files from a web application server. Let's call them servers M and R. Both are running Windows Server (2008 and 2003). The remote files are on server R on a file ...
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Should I install Ansible with python pip or homebrew on Mac OSX Mavericks? [closed]

I recently moved to using OSX to administrate my linux box, so I'm very new to using linux programs on OSX. I want to use Vagrant with Ansible to bootstrap my development environment, so I need to ...
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Trying to run gunicorn from supervisor gives error - error: class uri 'simple' invalid or not found

I am already running successfully 2 django projects (in same virtualenv with python 2.7) with Django + gunicorn + virtualenv + Supervisord environment. But now i am trying to run another project in ...
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Telnet connection to an AS400 system via telnetlib (Python)

I use telnetlib - Python - to create a telnet client - port 23 - to communicate with an AS/400 server. communication with the telnet command that is no problem, but with telnetlib I do not get any ...
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Run python script inside /etc/rc.local doesn't work

I modified /etc/rc.local on my Amazon AWS AMI #!/bin/sh touch /var/lock/subsys/local # setup hostname properly /usr/bin/python /root/automation/initSystem.py so last line calls Python script that ...
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Django doesn't find CSS files for admin pages using uWSGI

Even if I followed the official instructions, when I start a Django test site using uWSGI, CSS files for the admin interface are not loaded. If I open the URL of a CSS file, for example ...
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pipe raw email message to python script

In exim4, I use following pipe to send a message to a python script, process it, and upload it to django: send_to_django_mailbox: driver = pipe command = /usr/local/bin/python ...
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How to use a different version of python duing NPM install?

Salam (means Hello) :) I have terminal access to a VPS running centos 5.9 and default python 2.4.3 installed. I also installed python 2.7.3 via these commands: (I used make altinstall instead of make ...
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Ubuntu Locales Incorrect for Python Application

I have a NGINX -> UWSGI -> Django(python) stack installed on an Ubuntu AMI on Amazon EC2. I've run into a problem when accessing a file with unicode characters in the name. The exact output from the ...
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Python script to log name, date, and command of every command users have entered

I want to create a script, possibly in python, open to suggestions, it logs every command typed on the server. so it would log, user, timestamp and command. Is this possible?
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uwsgi Import Error: No module named 'encodings'

I'm trying to setup flask with uwsgi. This is my directory structure: /srv/http/www/myapp | +-- env -> virtualenv | +-- mpd -> the project directory | +-- main.py -> main application ...
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Is there any way to 'describe-instances' for another AWS account from awscli?

I've added a role to allow another account to list instances, but there doesn't appear to be any option to choose which account I'm listing instances from. Is there some undocumented option to pass in ...
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Installing pip to a custom location

I am a little bit stuck when it comes to installing pip. Securely download get-pip.py. [2] Then run the following (which may require administrator access), to install (or upgrade to) the latest ...
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Installing PIP on debain - Unknown command pip

I'm having a bit of a hard time installing PIP on a debian linux machine. This is the code I am using in a shell script: # Install setuptools python -c 'import setuptools' > /dev/null 2>&1 ...
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Active Directory 2012 LDAP Integration Service Principal Name Entry is Disappearing?

Creating Python Service to Query AD Attributes I'm integrating our AD with web services running Python on linux using Python-LDAP over SASL(DIGEST-MD5) to query AD 2012 user attributes (division, ...
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Python's 3.4a LEFOVERS [closed]

root@secure [~]# find / -name python3.4 | rm -rf root@secure [~]# locate python3.4 /root/.local/lib/python3.4 /usr/local/include/python3.4m /usr/local/lib/libpython3.4m.a ...
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python pip installation under CentOS 6.4

Will someone please tell me how to install pip My website is not working because modules are missing and the only way I can install them is by installing python's module manager pip yum install ...
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Managing Python versions with environment-modules

I'm trying to configure a RHEL6 server to allow multiple users to run multiple versions of Python, multiple versions of various python modules, and multiple versions of various other programs (e.g. ...
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Running python script in incrontab in Debian

I have a user, dropbox, that runs the Dropbox daemon, I want to monitor the directories in the Dropbox directory for new files and run a python script when they appear. I have the python script that ...
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How to have PHP and mod_wsgi python app on the same domain?

I am using apache with mod_wsgi (python3) on ubuntu 12.04. I have a python app (bottle) which is at www.mysite.com/ In my python app I have routes like www.mysite.com/abbb?q=blab I would like a ...
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How do I tell if a Python pip install is working correctly or hanging?

I am trying to install the python pandas package in a virtualenv using pip. On my development machine it installed correctly, but now I am trying on the server, it gets so far then it seems to get ...
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Pip timeouts with host reset mesage every time under VirtualBox [closed]

When trying to install requirements.txt (or anything else for the matter), pip just time-outs every time with host reset message. This happens only under VirtualBox (guest CentOS 6.4 64-bit, host ...
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How to start process as a daemon?

I have created a service which consists of a web fronted (nginx), python runner glue handler (uwsgi) and my own python code (fetcher). I have made a script (deploy.sh) to start the difference ...