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Rysnc error using Vagrant + Rackspace plugin

Most of the time when I use the do a vagrant up --provider=rackspace I get the following error: ==> default: Waiting for SSH to become available... ==> default: The server is ready! ==> ...
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Why would PHPMyAdmin connections fail when connections from the same server with the same credentials succeed?

I have a site hosted on Rackspace Cloud. It runs Joomla 2.5, some test scripts, and PHPMyAdmin 4.1.6. Joomla runs off a database hosted in Rackspace Cloud. The host is ...
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Reclaiming Space That 'df' Says Should Be Available

I have a linux server hosted on one of Rackspace's CloudServers and it is showing that I have both no room available, yet also shows I have 12GB not used on the root partition. This server's only job ...
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For EC2 and RackSpace Cloud: Is there a Windows equivalent of Unix 'CPU steal time'?

This thread has a great write up relevant for hyper-V. But it is very hyper-V specific. It does not address how to measure cpu steal on Win servers in EC2 and RS Cloud environments (I have tried the ...
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How to download the saved images in the Rackspace cloud server?

I wonder if someone know how could I download the saved server image in a Rackspace cloud server. I have been searching and nothing found even in the Rackspace knowledge base. I know it is stored in ...
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KeepAliveD, Rackspace Cloud, Unicast - both LB's enter MASTER state…?

I have set up two HAProxy Load Balancers in an Active->Passive pair. KeepAliveD will be used for failover between MASTER and BACKUP servers. Like most clouds, Multicast is not supported so I cannot ...
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WHM: Is it normal to get chkservd HANG warnings every few weeks?

Over the course of the last few months we've been receiving emails about chkservd hanging which may (?) be the source of a few other problems. Is it normal to have trouble with chkservd hanging? ...
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My vsFTPd seems to perform badly after 10 o'clock

Standard LAMP setup on Rackspace cloud. Ubuntu 13 with vsFPTd. This is my development server and I use Dreamweaver to up upload my files to the server when I save them. During the day this works ...
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how to restore cloud site on rackspace from files container [closed]

I have backed up my cloud site using http://www.zipitbackup.com/. It creates a backup file in Cloud sites/Container . Now i need to restore my site using this backup file. I don't find documentation ...
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Backup files served on a cdn

I am thinking about using a CDN to serve my static files, rackspace cloud files to be exact. I am wondering is it normal to backup these files? Is there even a way to back them up?
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Varnish caching layer vs load balancer

We have around 10-15 different websites which at the moment are hosted on two Rackspace cloud servers with 4GB RAM. These two servers are totally independent of each other, we randomly choose a ...
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Why does my load balancer add the header “Via 1.1 localhost.localdomain”

My load balancer (a Rackspace Cloud Load Balancer instance) adds the Via header with these values: Via 1.1 localhost.localdomain What does this mean and is it harmful? Note: According to another ...
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How can I allow traffic only from my load balancer, if the private IP of the load balancer changes all the time?

I'd like to limit (via iptables or otherwise) inbound traffic on 80/443 to traffic coming from my load balancer. I have the public IP (which doesn't change, of course), but the only private IP info I ...
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mod_cluster reports “MEM: Can't read node” and “All workers are in error state” for JBoss AS 7.1.1 cluster

I am trying to configure a JBoss AS 7.1.1 cluster in domain mode with mod_cluster at the apache2 proxy. All hosts are running Ubuntu and are Rackspace Cloud Servers. My problem is that when I hit my ...
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Identity management for cloud servers (specif: Rackspace cloud): How?

We have a growing number of instances on rackspace cloud. A mix of about 2/3 windows (2008 and 2012) and 1/3 linux. Managing all the logins discretely is a pita. Is there a straightforward way, even ...
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PaaS on top of Cloud

This question may sound stupid and if it does I appologise. Is it possible to build a service like PagodaBox (PHP PaaS) on top of a virtualised enviroment such as Rackspace Cloud or AWS EC2 etc? Or ...
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mdadm: Growing a RAID0 Array Weirdness

I have created 3 RAID0 arrays using mdadm on 3 Rackspace CloudServers using Rackspace's CloudBlockStorage as their devices. Each array has their own set of CBS volumes. RS-CBS has an upper limit of ...
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RackSpace CreateImage API using curl is not working

Whenever i m trying to create image from the given api using curl -: curl -i -X POST ...
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Unable to install rsync on mycloud.rackspace.com

I'd like to install rsync to do daily backups of my client's server account, which was recently migrated to mycloud.rackspace.com. Rackspace does have a tutorial implying it can be installed in the ...
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Raid1 disk degraded after reboot

I'm testing a Rackspace cloud server and have two Cloud Block Storage volumes set up in a Raid1 configuration. There are no system files on these volumes, they're purely for storage. Everything ...
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Incremental backups from Rackspace Cloud Files to Amazon Glacier [closed]

Is there a software product/module (open-source or commercial) that can provide incremental backups from Rackspace Cloud Files to Amazon Glacier? We are looking for something that will provide the ...
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Guaranteed HTTP forwarding frontend service (reliable cloud load balancer) [closed]

My situation is fairly simple and, I guess, it's encountered fairly often. I have several projects which all look pretty much the same - a single project consists of: Static content servers - there ...
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Can connect to shared folder on a Rackspace Cloud Windows Server 2012, but access denied when accessing

I have a Windows Server 2012 (non-domain) with a folder that's shared out as TestShare. The share permissions are Everyone has full access, and there is a local user TestUser that has full access to ...
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FTP Server with MySQL access, and POST notification

Im looking for an FTP server solution, that we can host either internally on a dedicated server, or on Rackspace Cloud/AWS, that provides a HTTP POST notification when a file is uploaded, and allows ...
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Unable to send mail to hotmail from rackspace cloud

I'm having issue sending mail from postfix on a rackspace cloud instance for my domain. Hotmail says "550 SC-001 (SNT0-MC4-F35) Unfortunately, messages from 198.101.x.x weren't sent. Please contact ...
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Application to monitor traffic spikes on cloud server?

I was wondering if anybody knew of any software (preferably free if possible) that monitors server traffic for spikes? Something that, say, might send out notifications via email or anything for that ...
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raxmon equivalent for load balancer ssl termination on rackspace?

Looking into RackSpace SSL termination and realizing the API to configure SSL termination is extremely bare. Before I get started writing a client, does anyone know if there is something out there ...
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Calculating Cloud Service Costs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? I would like to scale a web application to the Cloud and wanted to know if anyone had any experience calculating costs and ...
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Rackspace Cloud Monitoring API

I was looking at the cloud monitoring API guide of Rackspace. If anyone has already been through it and/or has used it, can you please tell me whether it is possible to get stats relating to average ...
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Is it possible to serve files from Rackspace Cloudfiles from nginx?

I'm storing a bunch of content in Rackspace's cloudfiles, and I need to serve that content to the client, but securely. It's not like these are super secret files, but putting them on a publicly ...
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Does either Rackspace or AWS provide APIs for billing information?

By billing, I mean real-time usage and consumption statistics - the API for which can be used to generate custom reports, forecast expenditure, etc. I see that AWS has the facility to generate custom ...
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Do I need an SSL certificate if all traffic is being redirected to another secure domain?

I currently use a CNAME to silently direct all traffic for http://cdn.domain.com to my Rackspace Cloud Files domain at http://cxxx.rxx.cxx.rackcdn.com. Now I also want to silently direct all HTTPS ...
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Rackspace Cloud and Plesk 11 Configuration

I am hoping someone here might be able to help me, as I feel I have spent the entire day pulling out my hair and searching Wiki's, KB's, and what seems like the entire internet for some more ...
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Retrieve data from the failed Windows Server on Rackspace Cloud Server

One of our Windows Server 2008 servers which was hosted as a Cloud Server on Rackspace has recently failed. We are not getting much help from the Rackspace support, all they keep saying is that ...
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Deploying to Rackspce Cloud using Cloud Foundry and VMC

I'm just wondering how do I use Cloud Foundry VMC to deploy my application to different cloud providers? In particular Rackspace Cloud. I know there are services that use cloud foundry like AppFog, ...
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What are my options with a downloaded Rackspace cloud image?

I've got an unresponsive Rackspace slice that has defied all attempts at accessing. I created an emergency image from this and deleted it, downloading the files that compromise the image to a local ...
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Bootstrap access on rackspace Windows instance

I am currently using rackspace cloud servers with ubuntu images, and they are mostly provisioned using fabric (a python based to to automate commands over SSH). Now I would also like to start testing ...
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issues getting apache to serve phpmyadmin from subdomain

After years of using managed servers I'm finally getting my feet wet with setting up a webserver (using rackspace cloud). Here is how I have things setup: Server A (hosted with servint.com, manages ...
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How to Plan for scale on my rackspace cloud server

I currently have a couple of cloud servers on Rackspace For application NGINX+PHP+Memcached+APC 2GB instance For Mysql Database 1GB instance Our site at the moment is not very heavy in terms of ...
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Rackspace Linux Server Crashing

I recently made the move to The Cloud from a bare metal server for personal use and I couldn't be happier. Except for one thing: My server crashes about once a week. Rackspace has been really great ...
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Rackspace cloud sites to local server backup

I use rackspace cloud sites and don't have accsess to SSH or RSYNC on their servers, but I do access to SSHFS. I would like to be able to backup my cloud site to my local Ubuntu server, which has ...
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What is the best solution to protect communication between multiple servers?

I am using cloud servers and they are exchanging data. I would like to secure those exchanges. I am using RackSpace and I am worried someone could just grap information between two of my servers. I ...
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Rackspace cloud recomendations

What tools do you use to help you manage your cloud, specially with rackspace cloud? Things like Provisioning, Monitoring, Autoscaling, Alerting etc... I'm just a developer, and for a little while ...
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Rackspace RackConnect Configuration

We currently have a dedicated web server and database server with Rackspace. We have a new web app that we would like to bring up on the Rackspace Cloud service. We are looking at the RackConnect ...
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To what extent do I need to know what i am doing with Ubuntu Linux server admin?

So as a bit of background, I am completely new to server admin. I am a web designer, and generally know quite a bit about computers. Until a few months ago, I had never used LINUX. Now my desktop ...
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Administration of IaaS versus PaaS

Am I correct in understanding that generally IaaS (looking primarily at rackspace cloud servers) will provide a virtual server where OS updates, software updates, anti-virus, managed backups and other ...
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How to migrate an AWS EC2 Instance to Rackspace cloud server?

I have a m1.large Debian based server on EU-West. Recently due to some changes in organization's policies we are to move to Rackspace. How would i move an AWS EC2 EU-West Debian Instance to Rackspace? ...
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Using AutoMySQLBackup on Rackspace Cloud

Since Rackspace Cloud only allows FTP access it makes using AutoMySQLBackup a little trickier, and while it is at least creating DB dumps I get errors in the backup log: ###### WARNING ###### Errors ...
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Many apache2 process getting created and server is coming to halt

We have purchased a 20 Gb and 512 MB ram box from rackspace. We have installed apache2, php5 and mysql to run a website (shopping site). The problem from last 4 days is that after some requests the ...
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When I do a full nmap portscan on my rackspace server I find port 1984 open - “BigBrother”. Is this ok? [closed]

I'm assuming this is some sort of Rackspace management port. Am I correct?