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open all traffic on the pptp interface iptables [on hold]

I set up a PPTP client in Ubuntu. Filter iptables denies network access to everything except TOR and PPTP client. *filter :INPUT ACCEPT [0:0] :FORWARD ACCEPT [0:0] :OUTPUT DROP [0:0] -A OUTPUT -d ...
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Ubuntu Server Upgrade 10.04 to 14.04 upgrade failed to boot instance AWS

We were performing a dry run test on upgrading our Ubuntu servers from 10.04 to 14.04. These serves are hosted in Amazon EC2. As per the standard procedure mentioned we have upgraded in the below ...
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1answer
41 views

Can't create an apt mirror using debmirror

I'm trying to create a mirror in my local machine, but I can't verify the gpg signatures. Followed these steps: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Debmirror The only difference I created the ...
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How do I auto-start docker containers at system boot?

What is a good way to auto start docker containers? Is there a preferred way to do this on Ubuntu 14.04? I've used supervisor in the past to auto start web apps. But that doesn't feel like the right ...
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Which ubuntu AMI should I choose to create a new EC2 instance? What are the advantage and disadvantages?

I want to set up an ec2 instance which runs Ubuntu 14.04 There are two possible set of candidates of AMI: From the Quick Start menu vs from Ubuntu What should I consider before I make a ...
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1answer
25 views

Samba only binds to loopback interface

I have Samba installed on a Ubuntu 14.04 server, in my smb.conf I have interfaces = lo em1 bind interfaces only = yes This should make Samba bind to only the loopback and the first embedded network ...
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41 views

Setting Samba passwords using Chef without storing plain text passwords in data bags

We have a server that is configured using Chef. Currently, the way that chef manages the passwords is by simply copying down the samba tdb databases and updating the shadow hashes of each user. ...
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1answer
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.htaccess not being loaded in Ubuntu 14.04 (Apache 2.4.7)

I'm trying to use the .htaccess file in Ubuntu 14.04 (Apache 2.4.7). Here is what my .htaccess looks like # 1 YEAR <FilesMatch "\.(ico|svg|woff|eot|ttf)$"> Header set Cache-Control ...
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2answers
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crontab fails, cannot find aws executable

I am trying to run a backup script on my ec2 amazon server (ubuntu 14.04), to automatically create a snapshot of amazon ebs volumes. Therefore I am using the aws-missing-tools script: ...
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Connection refused while sending or receiving email

04 TLS server with iRedMail installed. When just installed it worked okay but after 4 emails I get a error message Sep 9 12:24:18 hostname postfix/smtp[9907]: connect to ...
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1answer
40 views

UFW: can't connect to SSH with “to 127.0.0.1” option

i tried to restrict the SSH connectivity to a subnet and wanted to set the "to" part to localhost. (Server will be routing over bridge device to virtual servers, and i wanted do drop ssh connections ...
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21 views

Apache 2.4 gives Forbidden Files deny server access [duplicate]

Ok, I have a weird thing going on - I have LAMP setup with a pseudo virtual hosting where for each user a system user is created and all his files are owned by the user. So here is the flow -> user ...
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Ubuntu LTS 14.04 - Postfix spam from localhost / 127.0.0.1

Our server lately seems to send spam from our (legitimate) info email user. Actually info is not a real user but a forward to a Google mail address we use to gather email from other places. I have ...
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3answers
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Root Directory /var/www/html : Apach2 on Ubuntu 14.04

I just set up the apache2/mysql server to play around with. But I found the something different than what I saw before. The root directory is pointed to /var/www/html/. I checked the ...
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ERR_INCOMPLETE_CHUNKED_ENCODING apache 2.4

I upgraded my Ubuntu server to 14.04 and Apache 2.4.7. Now my images don't load and console yields net::ERR_INCOMPLETE_CHUNKED_ENCODING. Also, I can sometimes see some of the images load for a little ...
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2answers
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No matter what I do, Apache2 is using the event MPM. Ubuntu Server 14.04

I tried to completely remove Apache2, reboot and then using this command to install: sudo apt-get install apache2-mpm-prefork Still, Apache2 will work only in event MPM: root@ubuntu-vm:~# ...
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1answer
123 views

iptables and TPROXY support

I'm running iptables v1.4.21 on Ubuntu 14.04 and is trying to setup iptables to use TPROXY. How can I check whether my current build of iptables supports TPROXY? I can check TPROXY support for ...
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1answer
112 views

HAProxy error: Some configuration options require full privileges, so global.uid cannot be changed

After adding the line to /etc/haproxy/haproxy.cfg as part of creating a transparent proxy, source 0.0.0.0 usesrc clientip restarting haproxy starts giving an error ~# service haproxy reload ...
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101 views

How to check if Ubuntu 14.04 Kernel has TPROXY

I'm using Digital Ocean's Ubuntu 14.04 image and needs the kernel to be compiled for TPROXY. Is there a way to check whether the current kernel supports TPROXY?
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Virtual host local subdomain

I'm having a bit of trouble getting a subdomain activated on my local dev server. The server's name is janemba and I access it by going to http://janemba. I'd like to be able to have domain.janemba, ...
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My production server has bad blocks, now what?

My server has crashed for Nth time in a couple of months, so I decided to do a badblocks test. I have used fsck to detect and mark badblocks, and it has indeed detected some. If I am correct, this ...
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1answer
368 views

Internal Server Error when running Gunicorn as a service

I'm trying to deploy my Django app for the first time on a Digital Ocean VPS. I've used their Django droplet which setup things like this except I'm not using a virtual environment. After adding my ...
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1answer
327 views

Setting up ubuntu to send mail from PHPMailer

I have a small server, inside the company where I work, which has an app that needs to send email to notify users for different reasons. I'm using PHPMailer to do this. But as I suspected, I need to ...
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416 views

Port 80 apparently closed ubuntu 14.04

I'm installing a small server on the company where I work. I go to whatsmyip.org and it tells me it is 190.124.165.35. When I go to canyouseeme.org it tells me that the connection timed out for port ...
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1answer
29 views

Restarting HAProxy with -st flag returns error

I'm restarting HAproxy (on Ubuntu Server x64 14.04) with the following command haproxy -f /etc/haproxy/haproxy.cfg -p /var/run/haproxy.pid -st $(cat /var/run/haproxy.pid) However, when actually ...
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1answer
151 views

Redis server Memory Increased to 22GB and Crashed (OOM)

A redis server v2.8.4 is running on a Ubuntu 14.04 VPS with 8 GB RAM and 16 GB swap space (on SSDs). However htop shows that redis alone is taking up 22.4 G of memory! I do not think the redis ...
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1answer
235 views

Why upgrade from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS

We have been using 12.04 LTS already for a couple of years but we are considering to move to the next LTS version which is 14.04. It was released on April 2014 I so was wondering how people consider ...
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907 views

GlusterFS failing to mount at boot with Ubuntu 14.04

Previously I asked about mounting GlusterFS at boot in an Ubuntu 12.04 server and the answer was that this was buggy in 12.04 and worked in 14.04. Curious I gave it a try on a virtual machine running ...
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1answer
96 views

Ubuntu subdomain not working

I'm trying to set up a subdomain with Apache2 on my Ubuntu droplet, I've followed this tutorial to the T but every time I navigate to my subdomain, I get the default apache landing page. So I've set ...
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1answer
43 views

Prevent TCP Connections from Timing out on Restarting Service

On Ubuntu 14.04, an app communicates with clients at intervals of about 1 per sec to 1 per min. However the service have to be restarted regularly and this causes all the connections to drop/timeout. ...
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2answers
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How can I set the default permissions for files uploaded by apache2?

When I upload files through php, it writes the file with the permissions 644 (-rw-r--r--). I have my /var/www/html folder setup with setgid, so that all files uploaded are set to a group that should ...
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1answer
326 views

How to use both bonding and bridge?

I have a server with two network adapters. I configured bonding and it works. Here's the working configuration: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet manual bond-master bond0 ...
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Would it be advised to use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS over 12.04 LTS?

I'm unsure how to ask this question, but I'm switching hosting companies and got to migrate everything. I'll probably set up everything up manually, no copy paste work, except the regular files. ...
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1answer
238 views

PHP-FPM with Nginx not Working on port 80

I am trying out nginx on my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop, I have referred to some basic setup articles and have installed the latest Nginx and PHP-FPM from the apt repository. I have nginx working and can get ...
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1answer
138 views

Agent error when launching instance with OpenStack Icehouse

I have encountered the following error in nova compute logs when launching a new instance with OpenStack Icehouse: "AgentError: Error during following call to agent: ['ovs-vsctl', '--timeout=120', ...
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Print directly to CUPS server from non-local clients (Ubuntu 14.04)

I set up a CUPS server with a few queues and printing from local clients (the CUPS test page and Samba) seems to work just fine. It seems like the CUPS server is denying non-local clients though: ...
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Ubuntu 12.04/14.04 - apt-get 404 Not Found [IP: local-dns-server-ip 80] through proxy

I am trying to setup an ubuntu server (12.04 or 14.04) and have installed the server image onto the system I am using. Everything works fine until I try to run sudo apt-get update. When this runs, I ...
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1answer
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problems with putty while establishing ssh connection (Ubuntu Server)

since two days I am facing a really weird problem. I have receantly installed ubuntu server 14.04 LTS on a workstation. It has a fix IP address, which I can successfully ping from other computers in ...
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Start kippo on Ubuntu startup

I'm setting up a new Ubuntu 14.04 server and followed these instructions to install kippo (the SSH Honeypot). To run kippo, I do: su kippo ~/kippo/start.sh The contents of start.sh is simply: ...
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1answer
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LXC not respecting netmask on Ubuntu 14

I have a LXC machine configured with bridging so that it has its own public IP address and is accessible over the internet. Even though it's working, the netmask address set in the VMs ...
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1answer
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Nagios-Plugin “check_radius” missing in Ubuntu 14.04?

Since I asked this question already on askubuntu but nobody answered for a week perhaps here somebody knows the answere ...
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1answer
45 views

cyrus-makedirs or mkimap missing on Ubuntu Server 14.04

The Cyrus manual says that tools/mkimap should be run to configure the directories. It appears that this command does not not exist, however. With a bit of research it looks like there is a ...
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Sharing disk space between two Ubuntu hosts [closed]

I have two Digital Ocean droplets (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS VPS instances): Alice: 40GB disk / 38GB used Bob: 20GB disk / 2GB used Alice’s storage needs will continue to grow slowly but steadily. Rather ...