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Plain-text login with sendmail and SASL, Ubuntu 10.04

I'm trying to configure sendmail with a smarthost. I mostly followed this guide (although I understand it is written for Scalix). SMTP server uses plain-text authentication. However, when sendmail ...
0
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1answer
57 views

Is it better to enable or disable SSL_OP_DONT_INSERT_EMPTY_FRAGMENTS?

Title summarizes my question best. I am trying to make my ubuntu 10.0.4 server PCI compliant, and to do so, the last bullet on the list is to make sure it isn't vulnerable to the BEAST attack. To do ...
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1answer
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Postgresql 9.3 installation fails

I'm trying to install postgresql 9.3 in my ubuntu lucid machine. The problem is that I'm getting this error when running apt-get install postgresql-9.3 => apt-get install postgresql-9.3 Reading ...
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2answers
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Is someone sending me mails via my own server? (Plesk relay)

On my Ubuntu server, I use Plesk to manage email accounts, among other things. Emails to info@mydomain.com are automatically forwarded to myname@gmail.com. No problems so far. But today I received ...
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1answer
159 views

Canvas and Apache Permission denied

I'm setting up a test server for canvas-LMS. However when I try to access it after following all the steps in the production start guide to install all the requirements and do all the initial setup I ...
0
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1answer
710 views

apache2 not starting at boot. Even if set up in runlevels

On my Ubuntu 10.04.4 server apache2 2.2.14 is installed. A few months ago starting apache2 at boot worked fine. Now I've found out that after a reboot apache2 doesn't start automatically anymore. ...
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2answers
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apache2 hanging on “Sending Reply”/“Gracefully Finishing”

On my Ubuntu 10.04.4 server, apache2 2.2.14 eats up all the memory until there is no more left because it isn't shutting down old instances. The server serves a small webpage which gets about one ...
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1answer
134 views

download the torrent file contents to my linux server

I want to know how can I set up bit torrent client on my web server, I found this article http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/linux-command-line-bittorrent-client.html but ...
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1answer
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Can connect to ubuntu server with Putty but can't via WinSCP

I have just updated from 8.04 to 10.04 after such a long time I am rather excited. But since the update I am now unable to login to my server via winscp but a connection with putty is still completely ...
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1answer
237 views

Ubuntu server P2V that is running software raid5

Here is my challenge: I have a physical production webserver running Ubuntu 10.04 with software raid 5 (mdadm) that I have to virtualize to an VM ESXi5.0 host while minimizing the down time ...
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419 views

Ubuntu, ruby 2, rails 4

I'm trying to setup a server, which has Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, Ruby 2.0.0-p0 and Rails 4 beta1. I can get everything installed but rails 4 has a slight error and I'd like to get someones opinion. When I do ...
0
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1answer
536 views

what is Virtualization kvm vnet1 and vnet2

please any one can advice what is vnet1 and vnet2 in kvm Virtualization as iam using host ubuntu 10.04 LTS as i have a bridge and everything is running perfect but when i did the command brctl show ...
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2answers
726 views

Ubuntu: How to find unallocated partition/free space?

I've a legacy dedicated server with Ubuntu onboard (console mode only). Based on docs (prices etc.) I see that server must have 250+ GB, but I see significantly less: $ df -h Filesystem ...
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1answer
210 views

configuring Munin for Nginx 1.2.4 on ubuntu 10.04 ubuntu ec2 instances

I am running my ruby on rails app ubuntu 10.04 ec2 instance and I am using nginx 1.2.4. I am trying to configure munin to get stats fron nginx, I have recompiled nginx and its working fine but I am ...
0
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2answers
419 views

Restoring /etc/init.d/apache2 on Ubuntu 10.04 [closed]

In my web-server configuration troubleshooting I went through a process of uninstalling apache2 and reinstalling it. I accidentally removed the file /etc/init.d/apache2 which is responsible for ...
0
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1answer
49 views

PHP 5.2, Ubuntu 10.04 LTS truncates external input vars

Why does PHP 5.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS truncate large number $_POST (external input) vars, like the max_input_vars directive in PHP 5.3? I am supporting an old e-commerce site (that is soon to be ...
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0answers
24 views

Ubuntu 10.04 server delay when POST to mySQL

I have a Ubuntu 10.04 Server and for some reason it always seems to exhibit an intermittent delay whenever performing CRUD operations on the mySQL database. Most Post commands are executed within a ...
2
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2answers
336 views

Apache / PHP request latency/execution time

I have a couple PHP applications running on an Ubuntu 10.04.4 server. One is a custom Yii application and one is PHPMyAdmin. Both applications recently started having very slow load times for ...
2
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1answer
136 views

Cannot directly reject traffic on port 25

My server is running Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS and I want to reject traffic to port 25. The goal is this: $ telnet {ip} 25 Trying {ip}... telnet: connect to address {ip}: Connection refused telnet: Unable ...
2
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1answer
185 views

Rsyslog messages are truncated, not sent to the correct file

On Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, I'm using the stock rsyslog configuration and added a custom file in /etc/rsyslog.d with the following contents: # cat /etc/rsyslog.d/62-pc local3.debug /var/log/pc/debug.log ...
4
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1answer
2k views

Sendmail process failed with error code 67

Everything was worked fine but someday sendmail stop working on me. I'am trying the following command line: echo "Body text" | mail -s "Some subject" example@somemail.com And got: ...
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5answers
615 views

How do I find the cause for a huge difference in performance between two identical Ubuntu servers?

I am running two Dell R410 servers in the same rack of a data center (behind a load balancer). Both have the same hardware configuration, run Ubuntu 10.4, have the same packages installed and run the ...
0
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2answers
664 views

Is it possible to upgrade Ubuntu 10.04 32bit to 64bit with out reinstall OS?

My VPS server is running Ubuntu 10.04 32bit now, but I have to upgrade my OS to 64bit because of the 32-bit limitation of mongoDB. But if i reinstall the system, there are a lot of programs need to ...
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0answers
210 views

r1soft agent is failing with the error: “write error while sending code: Broken pipe”

I have an Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS server with r1soft agent installed in it. Recently, the backups are failing with the following error. -------- write error while sending code: Broken pipe -------- I ...
0
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1answer
160 views

How to make a self signed certificate openssl generated 4096 bit encrypted ssl certificate as trusted in ubuntu 10.04?

I have an Apache server (2.4.3) with php5 and MySQL. I generated a self-signed certificate, which I get a warning about, as the certificate is not trusted. How do I resolve this?
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1answer
2k views

Cannot remove RabbitMQ in Ubuntu 10.04

I want to uninstall RabbitMQ on Ubuntu 10.04, and issued the following command: sudo apt-get --purge autoremove rabbitmq-server which uninstalls all its dependencies such erlang libraries, but ...
1
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2answers
435 views

Ubuntu, program currently not installed

I have Ubuntu 10.04.4. I downloaded and installed scala (.tgz archive), unpacked into /opt, set rights for read and execute in bin for all users. Also updated PATH in /etc/environment When I run ...
4
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2answers
2k views

Upgrade OpenSSL 0.9.8k to OpenSSL 1.0.1c on Ubuntu 10.04

We're currently using Ubuntu 10.04 and based on the PCI Compliance results, we're told to upgrade our OpenSSL. I attempted to do this using this reference and this. Unfortunately, they didn't work ...
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1answer
137 views

Ubuntu issues when moving hard disk to new system

I'm working on a legacy project with a small single board computer running Ubuntu 10.04 on a compact flash card. I need to be able to save away a working image (via dd) and copy said image to other ...
2
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1answer
425 views

Prevent postmaster@domain.com bounces with sSMTP

Refrased question I have a VPS that only needs to send e-mail, so I don't have a pop3/imap deamon running like courier or dovecot. I have multiple domains that all have mailboxes hosted elsewhere, ...
0
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1answer
163 views

Ubuntu Server stucks on high traffic

There are some servers on Ubuntu Server 10.04 with that particular hardware: output of hwinfo. The problem is the hangup when machine experiences a traffic higher than 10Mb/sec for several minutes; ...
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1answer
297 views

Ubuntu 12.04 sbackupd missing

I just upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 12.04 and sbackupd is completely gone. I used to call sbackupd from two cron jobs /etc/cron.d/sbackup1 and /etc/cron.d/sbackup2 as root with custom config ...
0
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1answer
113 views

Ubuntu login message not shown for non-root users

I really liked the welcome motd message that gets displayed when I logged in as root into my vps ubuntu 10.04 server. It displays statistics like uptime and systemload and packages to update. ...
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2answers
1k views

Moving pulseaudio out of home

We have a bunch of Ubuntu desktops with their home directories mounted as NFS shares. If an NFS connection is dropped, even for seemingly less than a second, pulseaudio loses its mind. The results ...
0
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1answer
135 views

Hadoop CDH4 Evaluation: Which Ubuntu would be preferred? Lucid or Precise [closed]

I'm setting up a CDH4 in AWS for evaluation (we already have a CHD3 running on Ubuntu Lucid) and I'd like advice regarding any known gotchyas that I'd be likely to encounter if running it on Lucid vs. ...
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1answer
250 views

Ubuntu 10.04: Unable to Start RabbitMQ Server Post-Installation

After installing RabbitMQ on Ubuntu 10.04 I receive a failure message that the service was unable to start. Any insight into the issue would be greatly appreciated! Below are contents of startup_log ...
0
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1answer
262 views

strange Postfix logwatch log summary on my ubuntu vps [closed]

Hi I would be very thankful if someone could help me on explaining this logwatch summary of my postfix installation on my ubuntu 10.04 vps. I dont really know if this might be a normal log file ...
2
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3answers
832 views

Missing network when cloning Ubuntu in VMware Virtual Machines

I use VMware to Install Ubuntu 10.04. After cloning an Ubuntu virtual machine,then missing network. Detail as The ifconfig command does not show the network interface and clone Ubuntu virtual ...
0
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2answers
67 views

Choice of Ubuntu or Ubuntu LTS for Virtualmin Server

My VPS provider currently offers several versions of Ubuntu. They offer from 10.04 to 11.10 (which only 10.04 is LTS). I would not like to wait for them to get the 12.04 LTS version out. Should I ...
1
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3answers
3k views

mysql my.cnf ignored

The Issue I'm trying to modify a my.cnf value on my production server but the changes aren't taking effect after a sudo service mysql restart, using an exact copy of the my.cnf (downloaded and ...
0
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1answer
450 views

How to upgrade php curl on Ubuntu 10.04

I have a web service on 64bit AWS/ubuntu 10.04 machine. Current php ver PHP Version 5.3.2-1ubuntu4.15. Current curl ver: 7.19.7 This Curl version has a memory leak and I need to upgrade to V 7.25.0 ...
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1answer
114 views

Ubuntu server backup in pendrive? [closed]

I'm currently facing the making of our Backup Plan, and I was wondering what's the risk of backing up my ubuntu server in a pendrive instead of DVDs or CDs (physical mediums). The server is used in ...
0
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1answer
2k views

PostgreSQL 9.1 on Ubuntu Lucid fails to start - how to debug?

I'm using Vagrant with Chef Solo to setup a Lucid 64 box. I'm using a Chef recipe to install PostgreSQL 9.1 from Martin Pitt's backports. The install goes ok until the point where the database is ...
2
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2answers
150 views

Is DNS caching common in production Ubuntu server

In Ubuntu, DNS is not cached. So if my program use a lot of DNS queries and it will be plainful. I knew in RHEL, they have nscd installed by default, so in Ubuntu, if I want to use the server as a ...
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4answers
178 views

Best ubuntu server to use [closed]

I'm installing ubuntu on my server instance, and I have the following distributions to choose from: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid) Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) Which of ...
0
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1answer
113 views

Why won't my Web site work over the internet? [closed]

I have setup an Ubuntu 10.04(LTS) server at home that is used as a web server. Primarily to give me access to my private cloud where I have 2TB of storage available to me. I am using OwnCloud for this ...
1
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2answers
2k views

MySQL moving ibdata & ib_logfile

I'm trying to move ibdata & ib_logfile on ssd drive. I tried this way, but it don't work: service mysql stop cd /var/lib/ cp -ra mysql mysql_backup cp -a mysql/ibdata1 mysql/ib_logfile* ...
0
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0answers
197 views

ubuntu 10.04 + php + postfix

I have a server I am running: Ubuntu 10.04 php 5.3.5 (fpm) Nginx I have installed postfix, and set it to loopback-only (only need to send) The problem is it is not sending. if i issue (at command ...
1
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5answers
1k views

apt-get does not remove initscript?

This day I tried to remove apache2. It's bundled with Ubuntu Lucid, which I don't need. I used apt-get remove apache2 to remove it. But somehow, the initscript was still there, in "/etc/init.d/". I ...
8
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2answers
16k views

Run nginx as a non-root user

I followed this process to installing nginx on my Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Server http://library.linode.com/web-servers/nginx/installation/ubuntu-10.04-lucid I got lost after the point of creating an init ...