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Installing something from source using chef, should I be doing some checks

I'm installing something from source using chef and the script resource. Should I be doing a check for the resultant executable etc. as part of it? e.g. What I currently have is: remote_file ...
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Routing from docker containers using a different physical network interface and default gateway

Background Information I have a server with two network interfaces that is running Docker. Docker, like some virtualization tools, creates a Linux bridge interface called docker0. This interface is ...
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Cannot Start Nginx Compiled from Source

I am trying to compile Nginx from source based on the original compiled Nginx server running on my DigitalOcean server ( Ubuntu-14.04 64x ) but with a few extra modules. I can get everything installed ...
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Update source code without direct access to server

I built a webapplication (php/java) for a museum in the Netherlands. The webaplication runs on an ArchArm Raspberry 3. I installed a local webserver (lighttpd) to avoid dependency of the application ...
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Apache ENVVARS not loading

My problem originated from my website not loading on a almost-fresh install of Debian and an ISPConfig server, Apache and MariaDB only. It would resolve, but not loaded after site loaded once ...
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How many nodes does Puppet Open source and Puppet Enterprise Support [duplicate]

How many Client nodes does Puppet Open source and Puppet Enterprise Support I mean How many can we connect to the Puppet Server
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Same html source code via two servers rendered differently

I am in the process of migrating my website from one host to another and noticed strange behavior: Identical html page served from two different hosting servers render identical on Chrome, Internet ...
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PostgreSQL install from source on a systemd distro

On my current server I have 2 versions of postgresql installed, postgresql-9.1 and postgresql-9.2 I installed them from source from the postgresql website. The tar.gz folder supplies the install ...
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dpkg custom package name from source install

I want to be able to set a custom package name when installing a package using dpkg from source. Running this command: dpkg -i /path/to/deb/ruby-2.2.0.deb installs the package as: ruby-2.2.0 2.2.0 ...
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Resolve packages not found and errors during configure,make,make install in a script

I need to have a script that will install a package from source in a Linux system and need to know how to take care of the errors that usually come up as a result of the first step ./configure maybe a ...
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connection initiated from linux localhost

One of the linux server was compromised and some of the connections are being originated from localhost to a remote location putting up the information residing on it. I'm trying to trace all outgoing ...
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apt-get source: Unknown command “source”

Following this tutorial, I'm stuck a this line: $ apt-get source lighttpd Unknown command "source" aptitude 0.6.8.2 Why does my apt-get/aptitude does not support this command? I don't know if this ...
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Installing OS-programs in linux

A previous user asked a question on where to install applications, and the answer spells out how the directories are used, however, as the answer says, when you use make install for a system daemon ...
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RHEL 6: packages from server-source repository are invisible/unavailable

There are some RHEL (6) official repositories with source-rpms. E.g. rhel-6-server-source-rpms: # subscription-manager repos | grep -A 4 rhel-6-server-source-rpms Repo ID: rhel-6-server-source-rpms ...
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Compiling from Source or Installing from Packages? [closed]

I'm trying to build a new web server & database server, I just usually install apache and mysql using YUM. I'm curious, why most experienced systems admins prefer to compile apache and mysql from ...
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Consequences of source installation in “non standard” directory

I compile and install a lot of programs myself from source. Since I have a working installation of apache + PHP but would like to try Nginx + PHP-FPM I would like to install these in non standard ...
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how to make already compiled php5 shared module to static in apache 2.2

I have compiled apache 2.2 with php5 and after uncommenting loadmodule line for php in apache conf file the php started but as a shared module so is there any way to compile it as static ?
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Change source address based on destination IP

We have several "router" machines that gather a lot of external IP addresses on the same host and redirect, NAT or proxy the traffic to the internal network. They also act as routers for the machines ...
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Getting the executed source from bash

Okay, this is a last attempt to see if I can salvage something I accidentally did. I accidentally did "command > ~/.profile" instead of "command >> ~/.profile" on my computer. I didn't have it ...
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Unix how to determine if a program can be executed

I am writing a script to create the source environment. Handling the PATH part is easy. Though how should I check if a program can be executed correctly when its path is added into PATH? Using which ...
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Failed to build rpm from source

I want to build a package from source, basically all I did was downloading Percona-Server-56-5.6.12-rc60.4.393.rhel6.src.rpm and adding -DWITH_INNODB_MEMCACHED=ON to spec file. ...
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Debian upgrade Nginx from source

I've installed Nginx 1.2.1 from apt-get install in my Debian 7 instance (Google Compute Engine). In order to install Pagespeed mod for Nginx, I will need to compile Nginx from the source code to add ...
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Compiling kernel from source (for Xen), do I use plain kernel?

My VPS host uses Xen, and instead of using its custom kernels I could use my own (with pv-grub), the sample kernel of which I had installed to test this was is the following, I am running Debian 6 ...
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HAProxy no stats from terminal

I have haproxy installed on CentOs6.4 x64 but I need to see the stats from the terminal with command haproxy -s The man file says -s Show statistics (only if compiled in). Statistics are ...
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Where to find source of an Amazon EC2 compatible kernel

I have some issues with finding the source code of Amazon EC2 compatible kernels. There is a tutorial in Amazon EC2 documentation of how to run instances with custom kernels, but those must be from ...
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Knowing files created / installed after building from source

I have a task to complete which involves building a series of libraries from source using configure; make; make install. The generated libraries and misc files are going to be put onto an embedded ...
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Structure for Version Control system - configuration and scripts

We are planning to introduce version control for our servers team so we can keep our config files and code neat. The server base are mostly Windows with some Linux and spread across several ...
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RSYNC with different directory structures

I'm trying to accomplish the below with RSYNC but can't quite figure out the syntax. My source contains a folder for each user, then some subfolders under Logs. I need to capture everything under ...
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rsync won't delete file that was deleted on source

I'm using rsnapshot to back up some servers of mine. It works fine, except it won't delete files that have been deleted on the source server. Here is where I give rsnapshot the options to pass along ...
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Does Source Based Linux Distro's Have Lower Download Size for Packages Rather Than Binary? [closed]

I looked all over the internet and couldn't find the answer to my question. If you use a source based distro, does that lower download sizes, compared to binary? If so, how significant is it? (Provide ...
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download all RPMs from a metapackage

example of what im trying to do # yumdownloader net-snmp.x86_64 --source Enabling epel-source repository epel-source ...
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Duplicate rsync source

i sync my master and slave servers using rsync, but recently my source hard disk is going out of free space, so i copied (native copy using cp) source files to a new high capacity hard disk. but after ...
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How to make BIND behave differently depending on query source?

How would one make BIND behave differently depending on the source IP address? For example, I want to use different forwarding DNS servers for different people on my network.
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Linux Program Source Management

This particular problem has little do with SubVersion Repositories and more to do with the management of installed programs. My question revolves around the problem of installing a program from ...
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Gnome 3 packages [closed]

Can anyone tell me where to find a listing of all package dependencies needed to build Gnome 3 from source? I want to try m first compile from
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Both bashrc and bash_profile won't seemingly source? VirtualMin Clean install

I am not too familiar with this level of management on a nix server however I am unable to get either the bashrc or bash_profile to source at login. Details about the server: Centos 6.0 - Basic GUI ...
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Where to maintain central source repository?

What is the industry best practice regarding securing access to source code? I am thinking SSL only connections via apache allowed over to our server on an obscure port that doesn't conflict with ...
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Testing my Load Balancer

To test my Load Balancer I would need to create several TCP/IP connections (from one host). Which tool can be used to create this sessions with different source-ip addresses? (no worries, only in my ...
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Another NGINX & PHP set up failure

I'm trying to set up NGINX with PHP and FPM. No installation errors, NGINX and PHP-FPM are running (I can see them with ps aux | gre nginx and ps aux | grep php). HTML pages are working fine. ...
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What are best practices for securing source code on a development network?

At my company we are very protective of our source code. We have satisfied our paranoia by setting up a development LAN that we air-gap off from the Internet and the rest of our company networks. ...
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Linux FOG Server Memory

I'm a computer tech at my high school, and our technologically-superior head just got fired. He just set up a Linux FOG server before he left, and we have to re-image all the computers in the school ...
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.bashrc doesn't get sourced after su'ing to root

I've got a CentOS 5.6 VPS and both root and my normal user account have identical copies of a .bashrc file in their home directories. The file contains a few basic aliases, etc. If I login to root, ...
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Protecting Source Code From Certain Users in Linux

We have a CentOS development server that has source code for various projects. Some of the projects are more sensitive than others and for those sensitive projects we'd like to restrict access to only ...
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Enable seeing the PHP source code of my test files from web browser

I would like to make my UnitTests available to see via the browser. My directory structure looks like this: application docs public - index.php tests My DocumentRoot is in the public folder. ...
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Log Analysis on IIS showing App Director IP as source, need actual originating source IP

I have two webservers hosting around 70 websites with load balancing done through Radware App Director. I have an issue with Log Analysis. All the requests to the 70 odd sites are routed through App ...
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Problem with compiling PHP on Centos

Im trying all day compile the newest PHP from source. At first after configure, make, make install there was no libphp5.so anywhere on system(problem with PHP SAPI module CGI instead apache2handler), ...
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Source code for Linux utilities and daemons

Where can I find the source code for Linux utilities and daemons. Basically I want to know the repository of source codes other than the Linux kernel.
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How to install PHP from source with latest cURL package on Linux?

I simply have to use the latest cURL version (7.21.3) with PHP on my webserver. (Has to do with specific bug fixes) It is not available by default on most current Linux variant repositories. (Natty ...
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Would You Host Source Control Server Like This?

I want to host an SVN server (or git or mercurial or whatever). I have two options: Install it on a small box sitting in the office closet, only connected to the LAN. Install it on a server at a ...
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Linux ip route matching the source ip

I would like to know if it's possible to tell a Linux kernel to route all packets destinated to X via interface/ip Y but only in case the source IP address would be a specific one. Any idea if this ...