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Ubuntu web server cluster checks Ubuntu repository for script updates with cron

I have a cluster of Ubuntu 12.04 web servers running a lamp stack. All of these servers are connected to a Load Balancer on Amazon Web Services. What I want to be able to do is have a dedicated ...
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Unsure of where my git repository is storing files

I've made a remote git repository with mkdir /var/www/html/myproject.git chmod 0770 /var/www/html/myproject.git ln -s /var/www/html/myproject.git myproject.git cd myproject.git git --bare init and ...
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Which mirror should I use to download Kernel Xen 6.3? [closed]

I'm following this construction to install (version 4.1.2) on a CentOS 6.2 (x86_64) system. When I use this command yum install http://au1.mirror.crc.id.au/repo/kernel-xen-release-6-3.noarch.rpm I ...
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converting apache rewrite rules to nginx

Hello everyone, I am trying to create a UDID protected Cydia Repo but I cannot use it on nginx because of nginx does not use the .htaccess file. The file certain rewrite rules to make ...
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SVN 1.2.3 to 1.7 Migration Dump Load issues

I am having trouble with migrating a SVN (version 1.2.3) repo to a new server. In the process I want to update the repo and server to the latest SVN version. I have tried dumping the repo, but found ...
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How to maintain PCI compliance on a LAMP server when repositories don't keep up with versions

We run Ubuntu Lucid 10.0.4 as the foundation of our LAMP environment. We are trying to become PCI compliant so that we can pass CC info through our server. We have run some third-party scans on our ...
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When should one use EPEL 5 or EPEL 6?

I am not familiar with repos, and I don't get why there are several versions of EPEL (this is a bit philosophical I know, but I am afraid I am missing something in all that). Should I just look ...
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yum update, how to make rpm package updateable

need a link or tutorial on how to make an rpm package work with yum UPDATE. i have it and already works with yum INSTALL and yum ERASE, but is there somewhere info on how to make rpm package work when ...
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Alien: .rpm -> .deb | Compability / Built per system?

At the moment I'm playing a bit with alien (for OpenVZ packages on Debian) and was wondering myself about one question for which I was not able to find an answer anywhere. Therefor I thought it might ...
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Installing Git on Ubuntu 12.04

I installed git with gitolite on my vserver using this tutorial. But I've got a problem to clone the gitolite-admin repo to my computer. The user is created with the option --disabled-password But ...
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Apt pin and self hosted apt repo

We have our own apt/deb repository with a handful of packages where we want to control the version. Crucially this includes puppet, which can be sensitive to versions being different. I want our ...
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Using IUS repos with CentOS5 and Webmin, how should I set up Yum Priorities?

Following hobodave's excellent answer to this question - Upgrade Centos 5 tot PHP 5.2 or 5.3 [recommended way?] - I'm just wondering how I should set up my Yum Priorities so that IUS takes precedent ...
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HTTP File Repository

I'm looking for a HTTP based file repository / web application to facilitate passing large files back and forth to clients. Something similar to http://www.rejetto.com/hfs/?f=intro but more server ...
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SLES Devel Packages?

It seems SLES 11.2 (and OpenSUSE) are missing many devel (dev) packages common in other distros such as Ubuntu Server or CentOS. I understand that packages / deps may be wrapped up in other-named ...
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How to create a Linux Mirror for software and Manual? [closed]

I have a couple of servers that that are wasting resources and i would like to create linux mirrors out of them and put them at the service of the general public. Is a mirror just as simple as ...
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.deb repository management software

I've been searching for an user friendly solution to manage a repository for some custom .deb packages we're using inside my company. I've briefly looked over the tools listed here, but they seem to ...
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Avoiding Dependancy Hell in a Restrictive Environment

This may be a canonical question, and it may simply be a function of my inexperience, but I'm curious to know if there are best practices aimed at avoiding dependency hell when you find yourself in an ...
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Possible to host CentOS netinstall files on a local HTTP/FTP?

I'm running XenServer on an Dell R610 and am running into a catch-22. During install from DVD, CentOS can't find the DVD package catalogue. It's a reported error for some, XenServer + CentOS6 + DVD ...
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Errors while trying to install gitolite

I'm trying to get up and running gitolite as the instructions said at this http://sitaramc.github.com/gitolite/qi.html but when I run the command: [git@devserver gitolite]$ src/gitolite install -ln ...
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Disable a repository and remove all the software installed from it

I have a CentOS box where I installed an external repository and added some software, mostly java related. Now I want to get back to the initial repository (only CentOS Base) and remove all the ...
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cURL newest version on Debia Squeeze

Why Debian Squeeze repositories points to cURL version 7.21.0 which is from June 2010 and not the version 7.26.0 which is from May of this year(cURL Changelog)?? I want to update to the version 7.26 ...
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git repo for dotfiles - clone to homefolder

I'm learning git, and the test case I'm using it for is keeping a repo of my linux profile settings (.bashrc .profile .tmux.conf etc) on my main machine, the repo is created at the home folder: ...
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Downloading a repository for local use

I'm trying to get Thunderbird working in such a way that it will properly work with Kolab groupware. For that I need it to be in a fixed setup of Thunderbird and add-ons (Lightning, SyncKolab) without ...
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Force nginx 1.0 on Amazon EC AMI

I'm trying to install nginx from the nginx official repositories. I downloaded the nginx-release-rhel*.rpm from nginx.org and installed it with yum. But, altough a new nginx-debug package is ...
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mark rpm package as automatically installed

On debian systems I can use 'aptitude markauto' and 'aptitude unmarkauto' to mark packages as manually or automatically installed. I use this to remove unneeded packages by marking the packages I know ...
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Export VisualSVN users

I'm using VisualSVN server. Since one of the hosted repositories is moving to a different server, I'd like to export a table of users with their password hashes and import it at the new location. ...
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Recovering from a borked reprepro pull [duplicate]

We distribute our software via custom debian apt repositories we create with reprepro. (Disclaimer: I'm not the release engineer who set this up; he's no longer with us.) We have four repos: ...
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Standard Location for Git Repository on Ubuntu 11

What is the proper location for storing a central git repository on an Ubuntu 11.04 server? I read this post and there appears to be conflicting information. This is related to www, but the idea is ...
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Remove All Repositories - CentOS (Can't Download Normal Stuff Anymore)

Any time I do yum install ___, what used to be normally accessible is no longer so. I think it is because of an installed repository causing the issue. How do I remove all repositories?
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Upgrading to PHP 5.2+ in CentOS 5.7 64 bit? How easiest?

I think this is the first question I should have asked. 5.1 is the default on CentOS 5.7. I figured I would upgrade to 5.3, but ran into a dead end when php53-mhash and php53-pear were not available ...
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Creating an efficient work flow for developers

I need some ideas on how our work flow compares to some others. We have a single developer that works on our marketing website and she knows how to code and that's about it (no source control ...
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Enabling apt-get on a default Amazon EC2 instance which has yum installed

I'd like to call something like: sudo yum install apt to enable me to use apt-get as well as yum for installation. However this doesn't work. I get the following back: Loaded plugins: ...
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Dedicated Debian Package Server

We've got a series of debs for different projects and different environments to install them in: dev, build/test qa (less formal), qa (formal), and production. I would really like to create a system ...
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Using a self-signed SSL cert for an HTTPS-based internal APT repository

I've set up a Debian repository (Ubuntu actually) for internal use with some private packages, and now want to make it available over the web to some specific servers. I would like apt-get / aptitude ...
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How to install package with yum without updating?

I want to install some packages from repository but always when I'm trying to yum install packagename yum updates db: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, langpacks, presto, refresh-packagekit Determining ...
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Build RPM from DRPM on Fedora Linux

I am creating a private Fedora Linux mirror (os & updates repositories of RPMS and DRPMS). Of course, I'm doing that using rsync and everything is working well... except that I'm using a very slow ...
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Oracle SOA repository migration

Does anybody know whether it is possible to migrate Oracle SOA repository from a simple Oracle database to Oracle RAC?
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Best way to clean up Yum repository?

We have a custom Yum repo that our developers upload builds to. The problem is that after some time it becomes cluttered with old versions. Removing the old versions manually is quite annoying, so ...
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Use git commands with another path rather than the actual working dir

When using git add . uses the actual path where you're (incase is a git repo). How would I do for using git add, git commit and git push' outside of the working dir? Likegit add ...
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How to get support from GitHub? [closed]

To get this out of the way, I'm an established GitHub user. My configs are set and certs are in place. I can continue to push, pull, clone from GitHub normally. I created a new repo on the site (a ...
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installing php/apache from source

I've just made a new instance via AWS EC2 - opting for the most recent stable release of ubuntu - 11.04. I now need to install the latest versions of PHP and Apache. I've run an apt-get update etc.. ...
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Cannot Successfully Checkout SVN Repo [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Subversion error: Repository moved permanently to please relocate I cannot check out my SVN repository. I think I have my config file written correctly: # <!-- Begin ...
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Svn commit failed but didn't fail

Alright so here's my problem. I have an svn server I setup on my site. I have it setup so that only authorized people can read/write it. So I can successfully checkout my repository, and whenever I ...
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How to set up a public Git repository in Unix

I've set up a number of private repos where I commit via SSH but I'm having problems setting up a public one. Here's what I've done so far: Log into my server via ssh $ cd public_html/repos/ $ mkdir ...
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How do I remove a repository of yum

When I search for a package in yum(centos 6), it tries to search in a repro named 'c6-media' And it gives a bunch of errors as follows file:///media/CentOS/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] Could not ...
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CentOS 5.7 - Cannot retrieve repository metadata

I got this strange error today and I'm not able to fix it: root@server# yum -y update Loaded plugins: allowdowngrade YumRepo Error: All mirror URLs are not using ftp, http[s] or file. Eg. ...
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Creating a local rpmforge/repoforge mirror?

I make good use of RPMforge for my production CentOS systems. I have local repositories for the main CentOS distribution and updates, however, recent automated kickstart installs are starting to hang ...
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Can we install Natty package into Lucid?

I'm using Ubuntu Lucid. Due to some reasons, I'm not allowed to upgrade the OS. I need to use the latest version of a software, with version number > 2.5.x. However, when I check the software repo ...
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What is the difference between the base and updates repo in CentOS?

When I do a yum check-update on a CentOS machine, I see that some updates are from the base repo, and some from the updates repo. Can anyone tell me what the difference between the two are? I have ...
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Create svn repository on CentOS 5.5

I want to create a svn repository on CentOS 5.5 and connect to it with TortoiseSVN. I tried many ways. The last one was this (logged in as root): # mkdir /home/me/myrepo/ # svnadmin create ...