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Installing PHP 5.2.17 from WHM/Cpanel server by replacing 5.4.31

Recently we purchased a dedicated server with WHM/Cpanel. The PHP version installed on the server is 5.4.31. But i want to downgrade the pHP version from 5.4.31 to PHP 5.2.17 as to run some old ...
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“Net Send” command into Microsoft server 2008 r2 [duplicate]

I remember with the old windows server was able to send messages with the command "NET SEND", now I am using "Windows 2008 R2" and this feature is not active. Can you give me some additional ...
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What particularly tools are useful for IDS for a beginner-junior server admin?

I am trying to make sure that I have some intrusion detection tools in place but I'm only a beginner admin and also standing in pending the time a proper admin comes in. I was reading up on IDS and ...
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Reload Puppet gem provider source

So I've got Puppet Enterprise 2.7 on a "master" node, puppetentmaster. While working to craft new recipes for installing Ruby 2.0 on a "client" node, I noticed if I forced the client to begin using ...
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Is it possible to run two different tomcat process with jsvc?

I have just discovered jsvc and would like to use it to run two tomcat instances on the same server. However I get a segmentation fault when I try to run a second instance through jsvc. Is it possible ...
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How can I determine valid Mac OS X Server `serveradmin` commands?

I've used Mac OS X Server's serveradmin command line interface for Server Admin.app & now Server.app for starting & stopping services, viewing status & settings, and occasionally running ...
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Easiest way to restart MongoDB

What's the easiest and safest(low data loss, no file locking issues) way to restart mongodb on a production system?
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What does a Ubuntu Server admin need to know about CentOS

I've been on Ubuntu Server for the past several (5-ish) years, but I am seeing a lot of jobs that are looking for RHEL or CentOS experience. What differences, aside from package managers ...
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Create hosting accounts on the fly

Using VB, VBScript, ASP.Net or similar, on a Windows dedicated server, is it possible to create a new hosting account on my server and how challenging is it? With this, is it also possible to add a ...
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Large downloads from AWS EC2 are slow

We have an EC2 instance in the Ireland datacenter. Running off this is a website that permits the download of several files whose size ranges from 10MB to 200MB. The site stores the files on EBS. The ...
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Mac OS X Server 10.5.8, no Web sharing option

Can someone help me with this: We own a Mac OS X Server 10.5.8 but I also can't find the Web sharing option. Someone else asked the same question, but they had it solved because the option was ...
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mac os x ssh keys - remote machine names

I'm working on getting keys set up so I can easily log in to my servers. I know I can do things like: "ssh user@example.com", but I have some servers that don't have a domain name. They have ip ...
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Manage Microsoft Server upgrades across multiple machines

How do admins typically manage server upgrades across multiple servers? It seems like Microsoft is always coming out with upgrades that require the server to be rebooted, but we have a half dozen ...
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Can I fix Snow Leopard Server DNS without re-installing the OS?

The DNS GUI in Server Admin stopped working, so I deleted everything from /etc/dns and /var/named and I think another directory too assuming Server Admin would regenerate them. Nope. I ran the Server ...
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Is there any way I can administer a Mac OS X Server 10.6 from a client running Mac OS X 10.4 or 10.5?

This is really annoying... I need to administer a Mini Server running Mac OS X Server 10.6. Should be easy by using the Server Admin Tools I thought, but no. To administer a server running Mac OS X ...
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ubuntu/linux system admin courses or video tutorials

Are there any video type tutorial sites that teach one how to admin a linux/ubuntu server? My goal is to able to administer a server for subversion/git repositories (for thousands of users). I was ...
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Is there any reason to run mail software on my web server

Preface: Server admin n00b here. I'm setting up a web server for our site (Ubuntu 8.04 LTS 64-bit). The web server is not used for processing inbound mail or outbound mail sent by actual mail users ...
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Linux Noob - Best distro and resources?

Ok so I know absolutely nothing about linux but I've bought some hosting from slicehost.com as a project to try and learn. Basically my goal is to set everything up with PHP + MySQL and secure the ...