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pam_check_host_attr not working properly

Disclaimer: I'm new to ldap, so hopefully I haven't done anything majorly wrong! Aim: To centralise user credentials and restrict client login to certain machines. I have a barebones openLDAP server ...
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Intermittent mysql database connection lost

i recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on Azure VM; and installed MYSQL Server version: 5.6.19-0ubuntu0.14.04.1 (Ubuntu) VM hardware is D-Series (1 core, 3.5 GB RAM, 50 GB SSD) My applications on ...
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Strange Bittorrent Log On My Server

I don't know if the following log has something to do with my site being down sometime. I have lot of websites on my server and they don't have any logs like the following: 117.169.1.85 - - ...
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Unable to boot Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS ISO on VMware vSphere 4.1

I have a VMware vSphere 4.1 server hosting several VMs. There is a legacy reason why we need to run this version. When I create a new 64-bit Ubuntu VM and mount the 64-bit Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS ...
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How can I have Linux execute a bash script when a specific disk is hotswapped in?

I have a set of hard drives which are rotated for offsite backup. There are several steps that need to be performed when one of the disks is reinserted which I've rolled into a simple bash script. ...
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Unicorn workers timing out intermittently

I'm getting intermittent timeouts from unicorn workers for seemingly no reason, and I'd like some help to debug the actual problem. It's worse because it works about 10 - 20 requests then 1 will ...
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Crontab - I have two cron jobs but only one works [closed]

I use ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have created 2 cron jobs but only one works. The 2 different website building with drupal cms. */5 * * * * curl -s ...
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putty fatal error :server unexpectedly closed network connection

I recently updated my Linux server (Ubuntu 14.04) and Putty stopped working. I checked hosts.allow and host.allow files and no issues found. I am using DigitalOcean as my server provider. My firewall ...
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Trying to setup SSL with Apache on Ubuntu 14.04

I have purchased a SSL certificate from namecheap.com. I am trying to install it on a server running Ubuntu 14.04 and Apache. I used the following tutorial to setup Apache ...
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How does apache use or allow browsing of /usr/share? (linux / Ubuntu)

The default apache.conf (ubuntu server), contains the following block: # Sets the default security model of the Apache2 HTTPD server. It does # not allow access to the root filesystem outside of ...
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Apache generating huge “AH00126: Invalid URI in request X-Requested-With: XMLHttpRequest” error log

Server version: Apache/2.4.7 (Ubuntu). The problems is [client 110.191.197.24:50666] visit /var/www/html/prokfv2/chatapp/www/w generating huge error logs.Could anyone please help me find out what ...
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Squidguard only checking against first destination group

So at home I have been playing with squid and squidguard. At first all I wanted was to block ads so the config was simple, then I wrote a script to fetch multiple blacklists and merge them together, ...
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Installation of Postfix and Dovecot Mail Server on Ubuntu and Postfix will not start

Information on the Mail Server Installation Process Followed... Hello I have a server with DigitalOcean that I am trying to install an email server on so I can add and manage email accounts. This is ...
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Set up permissions to serve files on OS X Parallels host via Apache2 on Ubuntu guest

I have a Yosemite machine where I work on PHP files that I'd like to serve up locally via the Ubuntu apache 2.4 guest running 14.04. My Mac files can be served via Apache on OS X as I have set my ...
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Website is being targeted by mail bots

I have a small website. When I perform a netstat is shows a lot of traffic from .p.mail. I think this is some kind of mail bot, trying to harvest email addresses from my website. How can I prevent ...
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File upload through Nginx with proxy_pass to Gunicorn is slow (Ubuntu 14)

I previously was running Ubuntu 12 where I had Nginx receive large file uploads, and then proxy_pass it to gunicorn / django (port 8000). This worked fine once I figured out I needed to set ...
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Fujifilm ASK2000 - how to print from Linux

My company have Fujifilm ASK 2000 photo printer. I can't find any drivers for Linux. Maybe anybody know is it possible to use it with Linux? Maybe the printer uses some standard printer language ...
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File transfers cause SSLv3 read error bad record mac to personal cloud

This error also occurs when using webDav and also the build in web-browser uploader. When I start the sync client with no upload limit, any file over 50 or so megabytes size produces the following ...
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Receiving a CORS header error while loading a font from CDNify

Description I am receiving a few issues loading fonts for my website from my Content Delivery Network (CDNify). When I load my website http://techgroove.net/ (I will refer to this as [link] from here ...
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Ubuntu upgrade broke django mod_wsgi

I'm banging my head here and can't seem to find the answers anywhere. My server is running Ubuntu 14.04. I run several django sites using apache and mod_wsgi Today after an update, the sites will ...
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Fail to resize partition on Ubuntu 14 LTS / ESXi5

I want to resize the main partition of my Linux VM. I added space through ESXi interface Booted on GParted and resized the partitions However, the system does recognize the changes on disk ...
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Move from default server block on nginx

Hello I setup my server and running Ubuntu server 14.04 with Nginx & php-fpm When I set everything up I used the default server block /etc/nginx/sites-available/default With my files ...
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Exim mail not signing DKIM. Don't find whats wrong. (detailed description of steps taken)

I'd like to setup my fresh server (ubuntu) for hosting my www.bolleboos.be website and enable sending of email from my php scripts. So... I installed apache, php, mysql, ... and for the mail exim4 ...
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ApacheDS create new ldap base domain

I want to create and manage multiple ldap base domains(domain.com, example.net..) on a single Ubuntu server 14.04. I created my second domain(dc=example,dc=com) through olc method by ldapadd -Y ...
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nagios mysql check using unexpected user after upgrading from ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04

I had Icinga monitoring my network. Everything was working fine. After upgrading from ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04, MySQL monitoring started reporting problems. I discovered that nagios check_mysql always ...
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Q: lighttpd uses 2GB ram while idle for private page

I'm running a server with lighttpd installed. It runs php5-fpm and servering an owncloud server. Ubuntu Server 14.04 lighttpd/1.4.33 (ssl) (Jan 28 2014 17:26:04) - a light and fast webserver PHP ...
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It is possible having MySQL server and MariaDB server together in the same Ubuntu 14.04 using official packages?

It is possible having MySQL server and MariaDB server together in the same Ubuntu 14.04 using official packages? I want to have both servers running in the same machine, using different listening ...
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Unable to create directory in Ubuntu

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS a webserver with ISPConfig 3.0.5.4p4 to manage it. All new domains end up in the following directory structure: /var/www/domain1 /var/www/domain2 /var/www/domain3... etc ...
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Email system for generic adresses: alias, mailing-list or other? [closed]

As I am not very familiar with the email system, I'll try to describe my needs rather than ask how to do it with a specific feature. I'd like to define a few generic addresses under my own domain, ...
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SSSD Authentication to Windows Domain without @domain.com everywhere

We're trialling using a Ubuntu 14.04 desktop environment for a few of our developers and I've hooked the machines into the domain with SSSD. This has been working fine. However the system recognises ...
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Port 80 doesn't work

I have a website in my ubuntu server 14.04, with apache2 server, and untils fews days go the site works fine but, today if I digit www.mydomain.com from my internal network it works but, if I try with ...
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Should I use rewrite or return or proxy_pass in nginx?

The Apache documentation pretty clearly states that mod_rewrite should only be a last resort. For nginx, the Pitfalls section has examples where the request_uri is essentially unchanged. The ...
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User crontab not accessible

I cannot edit my user crontab without being superuser. I expected the following to work, but I get an error message: $ crontab -e crontabs/gauthier/: fdopen: Permission denied The following is ...
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how does ubuntu resolve remote address using loopback nameserver? [closed]

Confused about how my ubuntu desktop machine will resolve remote address with loopback ip adrress (127.0.0.1) My dns lookup file look like this etc/resolv.conf nameserver 127.0.0.1 I searched ...
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Guidance for mysql 5.6 install on Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I have followed the instructions at http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.6/en/linux-installation-debian.html to a T twice now and twice it appears it hasn't worked. There is no my.cnf under /etc, there ...
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Winbind without smbd

We authenticate the users on our Ubuntu using pam_winbind. After having spent some time with the update from Samba 3 to Samba 4 I'm wondering if it is possible to use winbind without the rest of the ...
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How to get the default vsftpd.conf by installing vsftpd? [closed]

I am installing a new server and I have been adjusting my vsftpd settings when it suddenly stopped working. I noticed that the service vsftpd only worked if the vsftpd.conf was empty or deleted. So I ...
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initial ssh login to 14.04 server from Linux Mint 17 always times out

Very strange one this. I have some EC2 nodes running standard 64 bit Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I use Linux Mint 17 on my laptop, which is also based on 14.04. In my office (in West Cambridge) I can ssh in ...
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Does LDAP allow User Permission at Application Level?

Following is the scenario in the picture, We have one server at back and five other servers (running 5+ applications). We are developing LDAP instead of basic Database authentication rule in which we ...
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Postfix not using “non_smptd_milters”

Currently configuring a mail server using Postfix/Dovecot on Ubuntu 14.04 x86. At the moment I'm trying to setup DKIM using OpenDKIM. The guide I am following tells us to put the parameter ...
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ACL permissions failing in ubuntu

Problem I need to give read/write access to a system group called "mongodb" on a USB key that's been formatted as ext4. It seems that the command worked, but when I try to have the system user write ...
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Ubuntu on EC2 boot error after dist upgrade to 14.04: disk drive for / is not ready yet or not present

I just upgraded my Ubuntu 11.10 EC2 instance to 12.04, then to 12.10 and finally to 14.04 using the do-release-upgrade command each time. I arrived at 14.04 and the instance will not boot now, it ...
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Different bash path variables when using ssh script vs interactive ssh [closed]

I'm trying to run some ruby (bundler/rvm) commands via a script using Plink. I noticed that it was complaining about not knowing where some commands were. It seems as though my $PATH variable ...
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How to let logrotate skip non-existent and empty files

We have the following pronblem. Once in a while, our application server spits out an empty logfile or (when it's in the weekend), there is no logfile at all. We use logrotate for managing these ...
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ProFTPD and firewall configuration for PassivePorts

I use ProFTPD on my server, and when I try to connect to my server with FileZilla or WinSCP, I have this error : Command: MLSD Error: Connection timed out Error: Failed to retrieve directory ...
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APC cache is enabled but not caching anything

I am trying to enable APC in a server running Ubuntu 14.04 APC seems to be correctly enabled since when I run this command: sudo php -i | grep "apc" The terminal returns that: apc apcu ...
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How to set UTF-8 charset in exim4?

Using Ubuntu server 14.04 how to set UTF-8 CHARSET? It's using now ANSI by default so i can't see cyrillic letters. I am using non-split config mode, so i have 2 files in /etc/exim4: ...
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How to add software RAID-1 to an existing system?

I couldn't find any tutorials for converting a non-RAID Linux system (Ubuntu 14.04 in my case) into a disk-level RAID-1 system after installing a second disk (/dev/sdb) Is the following correct? ...
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Duplicate sources.list during apt-get update

I wanted to install PostGIS on my server which already have a PostgreSQL installed. I followed this PostGIS installation manual. I inputted this script: sudo sh -c 'echo "deb ...
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SSH public key login fails without pattern

(previously posted at stackoverflow by error) I'm running a bunch of servers with Ubuntu 14.04.1 (sun,hyperion,...) all of which use public keys (OpenSSH_6.6.1, OpenSSL 1.0.1f 6 Jan 2014 on all ...