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Initramfs failure, Ubuntu 10.10 32bit during boot [closed]

I am getting initramfs error. I found Ubuntu server won't boot, stops at initramfs link on ServerFault. But the solution didn't worked for me. Please suggest the solution. Any help would be ...
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2answers
193 views

Crazy VM clock drift

This is taken from an Ubuntu 10.10 VM running on ESX5: Nov 3 21:58:50 server1 ntpd[21169]: adjusting local clock by 31.187370s Nov 3 22:02:36 server1 ntpd[21169]: adjusting local clock by ...
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2answers
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How to upgrade APC to latest in Ubuntu?

I am running 10.10 version. I install APC as sudo apt-get install php-apc It gets APC (3.1.3p1) installed. The latest one is 3.1.10 right now. How can I update to latest one? Thanks.
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1answer
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Unrar-free doesn't work

So this is the error i'm getting ubuntu@ip-my-ip:~/mt2$ unrar-free -x -p smon.rar Password: unrar 0.0.1 Copyright (C) 2004 Ben Asselstine, Jeroen Dekkers Extracting from ...
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1answer
645 views

Postfix connects to wrong relay?

I am trying to set up postfix on my ubuntu server in order to send emails via my isp's smtp server. I seem to have missed something because the mail.log tells me: Jan 19 11:23:11 mediaserver ...
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1answer
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Converting Amazon EC2 ext4 EBS volume into XFS filesystem

I need to convert my Amazon EC2 ext4 filesystem into a XFS one so I could take consistent snapshots and send them to S3. I'm using custom small image of ubuntu server 10.10 with i686 architecture in ...
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0answers
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Firewall Issue on Mysql running on Ubuntu 10:10 server

Hi I have a Mysql db running on a ubunutu 10 server (hosted on Rackspace). I'm trying to connect to this from a windows server that hosts my ASP.net website. I've set up a Mysql User for the IP of ...
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1answer
517 views

Having some trouble installing node package manager

I installed node.js with these commands: $ sudo git clone --depth 1 https://github.com/joyent/node.git $ cd node $ export JOBS=2 $ sudo mkdir ~/local $ sudo ./configure --prefix=$HOME/local/node $ ...
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3answers
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PostgreSQL Alternate Database Location

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10 and have a separate partition for my root directory. The partition wasn't set up with large databases in mind, so I would like to put my 2+GB PostgreSQL database on the /home ...
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1answer
463 views

Apache2 - Limit download speed

I am trying to find a way to limit the download speed from my server. I found the module mod_bandwidth but there is no howto on apache2.2, only for 1.3.x. How can I limit the download speed. I have ...
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1answer
442 views

network bridge+nat on ubuntu maverick

I've got three ubuntu maverick machines and an access point. I want to be able to set up the following scenario: The setup is as follows: 192.168.0.1 is an access point 192.168.0.2 is a wireless ...
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2answers
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Why do these 3 rules cause problems for me in iptables? (COMMIT line error)

I am trying to export my rules from one server to another, but for some reason they fail on one. One server is Xen and the other OpenVZ (this one is the one causing trouble). They are both running ...
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3answers
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Root mount error while upgrading from ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04

I had an electricity cut while I was upgrading from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04, now when booting the system I get the following message: Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on ...
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1answer
441 views

Ubuntu 10.10 x86_64 2.6.35-28 - possible memory leak - slabs slowly eating memory

I have Ubuntu 10.10 x86_64 2.6.35-28 installed on two mirror machines. Kernel processes are slowly consuming whole available memory over time. Tooks around 10 days to eat up 4GB which leads to obvious ...
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2answers
413 views

PHP not working on Ubuntu 10.10

I just recently installed an Ubuntu Server 10.10 but php doesn't seem to work. I created a file to show phpinfo() to make sure php works but it doesn't show anything. I looked for php.ini and I found ...
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3answers
113 views

Ubuntu 10.10 (Server)

Can apache1 and apache2 install in the same server.?
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0answers
146 views

contact in htaccess reserved word?

I am currently setting up a server to give our company a test server (2 man operation). I am trying to achieve the exact same behavior between the test server and the live server but I am running ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu 10.10 / Debian preseed keyboard origin seed

Using a preseed file for Ubuntu 10.10 alternate, I am unable to skip pass the "Origin of keyboard" question. Any ideas why? My preseed file is as below Reference link here #### Contents of the ...
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1answer
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stunnel: SSL-to-SSL? (for smtp/imap)

How can I configure stunnel to accpet SSL connections, and connect then to an SSL port on a different server? Here is my setup: Our ISP's server, "Mail Server", supports smtp/imap over SSL. (Not ...
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7answers
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Headless Ubuntu server machine sometimes stuck at GRUB menu

I have Ubuntu 10.10 Server installed on a single-board machine in a semi-embedded environment; no keyboard or screen, just SSH access to it. So it's really frustrating when it occasionally boots up ...
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1answer
1k views

Copy Amazon EC2 image to a local Ubuntu machine?

Is it possible to download a Amazon EC2 image and have it run on a local (Ubuntu powered) Eucalyptus? If that's possible how? I will eventually build a local could based on Ubuntu 10.10 but until ...
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2answers
1k views

How can I prevent OpenVPN from clobbering local route?

I have a local network on 192.168.1.0 with netmask 255.255.255.0. When I connect to a VPN though OpenVPN (as a client), it pushes a route for 192.168.1.0 that clobbers the existing one, making my ...
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2answers
147 views

How to solve upcoming harddrive failure smoothly on Ubuntu machine [closed]

I've seen that there's a good amount of relocated sectors on my home server with one harddrive, so it should be about time to replace it. Sure, I can plug the replacement harddrive in, format and ...
2
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3answers
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pxe boot fails with message: no DEFAULT or UI configuration directive found

I am trying to pxe-boot a machine (client), and in the process I am trying to setup a tftp server that this machine can boot off. On the server, which runs Ubuntu 10.10, I have setup dhcp, dns, nfs, ...
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1answer
301 views

NOIP2 process is crashing on start Ubuntu 10.10

I'm configuring my Ubuntu 10.10 box and one of the things that I add to my: /etc/rc.local is a command to start my no-ip.org updater. But, I saw that this process is not getting started up. While ...
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3answers
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Failing to connect to server via SSH - “Server refused to allocate pty”

I have a STRATO V-PowerServer running with Ubuntu 10.10 for my stuff but lately have problems connection to the server via ssh. Basically all I have is ssh-access to the server and if necessary I can ...
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1answer
348 views

Tilde expansion not working when I hit tab on ubuntu 10.10

I try to do this: cd ~git\t where the \t is tab character and I expect it to be expanded by bash_completion to this: cd ~gitolite/ but it doesn't. I've uncommented the following lines in ...
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2answers
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Permanently change DNS settings in Ubuntu Server

So I changed the nameserver in the /etc/resolv.conf to the DNS server I want to use, but whenever the server gets restarted for whatever reason, it reverts back to the default DNS server. How can I ...
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3answers
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Ubuntu-server: gitosis user naming convention

If you install gitosis on ubuntu-server 10.10 via apt-get: sudo apt-get install gitosis The post-install script will create a new gitosisuser. This user will be used to allow people to connect with ...
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1answer
411 views

Ubuntu VM Guest - Samba Service Not Accessible from VM Host via Hostname

I have a Windows 7 Laptop Workstation with a Ubuntu 10.10 VM running in Virtual Box 3.2.12 r68302. I recently updated Samba and winbind, and since the update, I am unable to access the machine via ...
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2answers
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How to downgrade from PHP 5.3 to PHP 5.2 on Ubuntu Server 10.10?

After moving my website to the new Ubuntu Server 10.10 it started to work with errors. I know the problem is in the PHP compatibility. Insead of fixing the website I prefer to downgrade from PHP 5.3 ...
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3answers
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Setting up memcached/memcache with Php on Ubuntu 10.10

I'm assuming memcache and memcached are two completely different things, and that I want to use memcached. I have two separate servers (one is a webserver, one is meant for the db). I don't know ...
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1answer
5k views

Can Samba “security = user” be used for guest share without Windows login prompt?

I am trying to use an Ubuntu computer to set up Samba shares for a lab of Windows computers (Vista Basic and XP). Two of the shares need logins, but one is supposed to be a public share. My problem is ...
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1answer
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UEC - Ubuntu 10.10 - node registration problem

I am trying to setup a private cloud on two servers. All components register as expected except for my node. I've found one person who had the same exact problem using Ubuntu 10.10 during the beta, ...
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1answer
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Installing Xen 4.0.1 from Source on Ubuntu 10.10

I'm trying to install Xen 4.0.1 from Source on Ubuntu 10.10 Server Edition. I started with a clean machine and followed the instructions from https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Xen. So I installed ...
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2answers
688 views

/etc/cron.daily/apt: Segmentation fault

I have a system that I set up with Maverick and the "automatically apply security updates" setting. It is now sending e-mail on a daily basis: Subject: Anacron job 'cron.daily' on gwen ...
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4answers
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Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Server — apt-get install commands fail

I'm new to Ubuntu Server and am trying to get a basic instance up and running. I'm having some issue installing the GUI (GNOME, correct?) through apt-get. Background: Host OS: Windows 7 Pro x64 VM ...