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Supervisord appears to be running, but monitored programs aren't launched

I've got supervisord 3.0a8 installed from the system package on ubuntu 10.04 (64bit). The supervisor service appears to be running, but it's not launching the configured programs. Interestingly ...
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rsync over ssh is not working anymore, while ssh itself is working fine (Write failed: broken pipe)

This issue started happening after i changed router. This is the scenario: Windows7 Host Ubuntu 10.04 Guest (VirtualBox) Ubuntu 10.04 remote server What i used to do is run a very basic rsync ...
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Screwed libmysqlclient-dev in Ubuntu

I have messed with symlinks and libraries in /usr/lib. I modified libraries like libmysql*. someone suggested to reinstall libmysqlclient-dev package. Is libmysqlclient-dev holding Mysql libraries? ...
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RESOLVED Why does IPtables's NAT stop working when I enable the firewall's third interface?

On my firewall I've three interfaces : eth0 : public IP (46.X.X.X.) eth0:0 public IP (46.X.X.Y.) eth1 : public IP (88.X.X.X.) eth2 : private LAN (172.X.X.X) I've setup a basic NAT which ...
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Ubuntu Server 10.04 Heavy Network Traffic causes disconnect

I'm currently running a headless Ubuntu 10.04 server. Installed is the LAMP stack, Joomla, Virtualbox, phpvirtualbox, webmin and proFTP.. It resolves the IP address so I can access it remotely (either ...
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MySQL my.cnf file not being read, Ubuntu 10.04 64bit

I've been researching this for a few hours with no luck. Basically it looks like my server's my.cnf file isn't being read at all. I've searched my server, and there's only one my.cnf file on it, ...
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Tasksel not installing PHP

Sorry for the newbie question, but I'm having issues with tasksel. I tried to install lamp-server, but php5 isn't installed. user@host:/var/www$ aptitude show apache2 | grep -i installed State: ...
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How do I automate the handling of a problem (no network device found) in Ubuntu 10.04 w/ preseed?

I have a preseed file that is doing some automation for an installation of Ubuntu 10.04. At the point where the network hardware is auto-detected, however, it fails to find hardware and displays a ...
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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 ...
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Juniper Network Connect and Ubuntu

I'm trying to install the Juniper Network Connect client on Ubuntu -- I'm wondering if any seasoned network admins or otherwise knowledgeable individuals know if it's possible for me to download the ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 Server, 2 NICs in separate Subnets, 1 Router

following configuration: Ubuntu 10.04 Server, 2 NICs: - eth0 192.168.1.215/24, Default GW: 192.168.1.250 - eth1 192.168.3.225/24 Both are connected to the same router (Funkwerk Bintec R3000). The ...
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Network interface on ubuntu with only 0.12MB/ s on a new root server

---- edit: Problem solved. Somehow my provider seems to block tests to the internet. Tests from a remote machine succeeded with 1k r/s --- I am running a fresh compiled version of Apache 2.2.1 on ...
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Beginners IPTables Question

I'm currently analyzing existing iptables rulesets in order to make modifications in default policy. However, I need some help in understanding of couple rules. $UNIVERSE is defined as 0.0.0.0/0. ...
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Ubuntu server 10.04 disconnects after short periods of inactivity on my site

I'm new to Ubuntu (installed it for the first time just a couple of days ago on my server). I've Ubuntu Server 10.04 and am just using the terminal, no GUI like Gnome. So far it's working pretty great ...
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Setting up chrooted shell accounts with schroot and debootstrap on Ubuntu 10.04

UPDATE: I never did get this figured out. Instead i ended up jsut using jailkit since there is a ton (though sometimes outdated) documentation on usage. Id still be interested in knowning how to get ...
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Setup NTPD in Ubuntu to sync Windows AD

I am setting up my Ubuntu 10.0.4 server to sync clock with a Windows 2008 AD. As none of the "remote" has a "*" in front (worst it had a blank space in front), does it mean no time sync source is ...
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Is it safe to use Bitbucket as a remote for an /etc Git repo?

I'm worried about SSH private keys and such. I'm not quite sure what else is a security hazard but I'm sure there are many config files which should probably not be uploaded to a third-party website. ...
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Locked out of Amzon EC2 Ubuntu instance

i am trying to login to my amazon instance using putty. I had logged in a few hours back, but now when i am trying to log back in, it says authentication using the key has failed. Anyway i can fix ...
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Ubuntu 10.04.3 VMware guest - no network access after conversion to older VM format

I created and configured a Ubuntu 10.04.3 VM in VMware Player 3.1.4 and now wanted to deploy it on our VMware server, which is running at version 1.0.4. To do this, I used VMware vCenter Converter ...
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routing calls from landline to end user cell phones

I have to setup a server to route telephone calls coming to a particular landline no to cell phone phones depending upon the availability of user. I want to know what technology call centres or ...
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live migration on ubuntu llucid lynx

I tried do live migration from ubuntu lucid lynx machine 1, to ubuntu lucid lynx machine 2. The name of vm is VM3jasmine I and would like to migrate to machine2 when i enter a command, (from machine1) ...
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Ubuntu Server 10.04 stuck during bootup trying to start gearmand

I installed gearmand (0.20) from source yesterday on an Ubuntu Server 10.04 environment of mine. I shut down the environment last night and when I started it back up this morning, it's stuck during ...
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Ubuntu Login failure

I'm having a problem with a fresh install of Ubuntu Server 10.04. I am able to enter a user name, but after hitting enter, the keyboard is locked out and I can't enter anything. This issue is also ...
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IPTables rules re-appearing

Folks, I created two machines on SoftLayer's cloud. The machines are Ubuntu 10.4 64 bit, minimal config. I am running into a really strange problem that I have no idea where it is coming from. The ...
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Securing Ubuntu server

Am a noob and trying to secure a Ubuntu 10.04 Lts remote server for my application deployment...& i have ssh access to it., i would be grateful if somebody can help me by giving some ...
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Difference between key_buffers and recommendation

I'm looking to add a bit of memory to MySQL on a Linode VPS server on which I've got a small facebook (canvas app) PHP app using MySQL running. I'm not super familiar with MySQL optimization so I'm ...
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Getting this Software Error on trying to update the parameters in bugzilla-4.0.4

Getting this Software Error on trying to update the parameters in bugzilla. Error in tempfile() using data/params.XXXXX: Could not create temp file data/params.BFQJE: Permission denied at ...
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How to change grub defaults?

I've got Ubuntu 10.04 and Grub 0.97, I've created /etc/default/grub (according to example in menu.lst): defoptions= howmany=all But every-time when update-grub is executed quite splash is appended ...
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Not able to installl mysql-server ubuntu

I'm not able to install mysql-server on ubuntu 10.04 I had installed mysql but it was giving this error ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket ...
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I can't ssh to remote server on only one wireless network

I am having problems trying to ssh to a remote server from my wireless at work. I tried removing the .ssh folder and such but I can't make it work. At first, I found it was a wireless driver problem ...
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accessing sites made by ISPConfiog 3 on vps openvz

suppose my vps ip is: 91.41.32.158 (is at random) if i connect my browser to http://91.41.32.158 i see the "it works" apache page. I installed ISPConfig 3, created a client and a site, let's suppose ...
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how i can use windows vpn connection file in ubuntu?

i have a windows vpn. how i can use this vpn in Ubuntu 10.04. i don't what's this vpn gateway or other configuration items. my VPN file content is: [usa] Encoding=1 Type=2 AutoLogon=0 ...
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CouchDB Errors: “undefined symbol: js_fgets” on Ubuntu 10.04

ServerFault Community. I have been wrestling with this problem for weeks without resolution and was hoping that someone here might be able to help. As indicated above, this is in Ubuntu 10.04 (x86) ...
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How can I setup my machine so my web application accepts connections from remote machines?

I have a Ruby on Rails web application running on my computer (Ubuntu 10.04) that I'd like to be able to access from a remote machine. My server is mongrel but I have no problem installing another if ...
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gro on with ethtool - Ubuntu 10.04 Server LTS

On Ubuntu 10.04 server LTS, I can't enable generic receive offload with ethool (v. 6git) # sudo ethtool -K eth0 gro on Cannot set device GRO settings: Invalid argument If I try instead to set the ...
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Apache2 Service started twice

My apache2 web-server starts twice and wont bind, so i have to do this: sudo netstat -nap | grep 0.0.0.0:443 sudo kill -9 1243 sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart Is there any way i can make a script ...
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solr is killing my server by taking a lot of resources

I have Ubuntu 9.10 server with 12G Ram/Quad Core/HD 80GB RAID. and i have installed solr lucidworks-enterprise-installer-1.7 on it to index a small database (about 20k articles). once our editors ...
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403 Forbidden error

I do have Ubuntu desktop 10.04 which all my php web application folder resides at the var/www,copying all files to ubuntu desktop 11.10 var/www folder and run it at the browser with url: ...