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ubuntu server 9.04 nics not visible only lo loopback under ifconfig

hi i have a problem with a 9.04 server deploy, i have two nics and both are now not visible after the server had been off for a month. the client had turned it off as they were moving and now when we ...
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MySQL deleting the sock file and complained about the permission for it

This is an issue that is really driving me nuts today: Basically, I compiled MySQL from source (MySQL 5.1.14 on Ubuntu 9.04 on an ARM machine), and here is what happened when I tried to run it: ...
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How do I upgrade Ubuntu Jaunty to the current Ubuntu release?

I tried following the instructions described here: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/EOLUpgrades/Jaunty However, this gives me the following error: root@hawk:~# do-release-upgrade Checking for a ...
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How to install (old) packages for Ubuntu 9.04?

Based on some excellent feedback by Mark here (http://serverfault.com/questions/285598/should-i-clone-a-physical-server-to-create-a-vm-for-a-staging-server), today I was able to use the vmware ...
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Ubuntu: Problem upgrading from Jaunty to Karmic

When i try to upgrade from jaunty to karmic i get this problem: root@server:~# sudo do-release-upgrade Checking for a new ubuntu release Done Upgrade tool signature Done Upgrade tool Done downloading ...
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Whats the best way to update Ubuntu 9.04?

I have a Ubuntu 9.04 server which has no packase support anymore. If I want to update my package lists, I get th following errors: Err http://de.archive.ubuntu.com jaunty-security/multiverse ...
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Why won't Ubuntu Server 9.04 won't upgrade to 9.10?

I have a server running 9.04 and I'd like to upgrade it to 9.10 (on the way to getting to the latest version). However, despite following the nice documentation, I am unable to. Specifically, sudo ...
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Turn on a Linux machine remotely [closed]

My previous laptop is in really poor physical condition, so my plan is to leave it at home as a scraping server (accessed by ssh). How would I remotely turn it off/on? (or do anything else like ...
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Apache starts automatically on Ubuntu, needs to be stopped to restart lighttpd

I've some issues with my webserver's Apache and lighttpd on Ubuntu 9.04. I use lighttpd only and I've stopped Apache on Ubuntu. For some reason, starting a few days ago, Apache starts to run and I ...
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Script (bash) to automatically start/restart nginx (if it fails)

Can someone help me to setup nginx on my box? I have compiled it (i'm using it to run Django app using uwsgi_rs). Its running OK but i have to start it manually. How can i setup it to autorun? And ...
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KVM and libvirt: How to configure a new disc device to an existing VM?

I've got an Ubuntu 9.04 server running two VM's. In /etc/libvirt/qemu/machine1.xml two disk devices are defined like this: <devices> <emulator>/usr/bin/kvm</emulator> <disk ...
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How to allow only specific directories to use htaccess?

Currently in apache2.conf I have AllowOverride all set for /var/www which simply allows htaccess for all the sites on the server (which is Ubuntu, 9.04). However, I'd rather only allow overrides in ...
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Understanding/optimizing iptables output

Below is the result of iptables-save from a Ubuntu Linux server. My question is, is there anything wrong or sub-optimal about it? For example I believe the rules are processed in order, so should the ...
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How do I make my server pingable?

I have a dedicated server running Ubuntu 9.04. I have sites running fine on the server and are accessible from anywhere. However, pinging the server's IP address always results in timeouts. I did ...
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How to set systemwide ulimit on ubuntu

I want to set systemwide ulimit on ubuntu (all processes, all users). How can I set it? thanks JP
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SVN help:: svn: invalid option: --trust-server-cert

I want to bypass certificate checking. I tried using svn --trust-server-cert update, but I get an error, svn: invalid option: --trust-server-cert. I am on ubuntu and the svn version is 1.5.4. Is ...
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Duplicate OS installation

I'm trying to copy my live server OS installation locally on a machine here so if something goes wrong we have a backup. I've installed the same OS version that's on our live system on this server ...
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Ubuntu: unable to install libapache2-svn

I get the following error when installing libapache2-svn on ubuntu 9.04. root@....:~/install_scripts# apt-get install libapache2-svn Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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How can I upgrade from Ubuntu Intrepid 8.10 to Jaunty 9.04 when old-releases no longer has the necessary packages?

I changed my sources.list to: deb http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ intrepid main restricted universe multiverse deb http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ intrepid-updates main restricted ...
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syslog rotation not working

I've got an Ubuntu (9.04/Jaunty) server VPS that's not properly rotating syslogs. Here's what I've checked so far: syslogd-listfiles lists the files I think should be rotated cron.daily is running ...
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What DBus signal is sent on system suspend?

I need to detect when a machine is going to sleep in Ubuntu 9.10 and Fedora 13. Both use UPower, so I've been looking on the "org.freedesktop.UPower" DBus bus for such signals. I've been listening ...
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Apache, Out of memory

I get very often the following messages: I guess this happens because I have not enough RAM. Is this correct ? Is there something I can do ? thanks update: I've MPM prefork installed ...
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My SMTP's outgoing mail gets bounced [duplicate]

I've got a ISPconfig 3 production server set up, running Ubuntu Server 9.04. My e-mail gets delivered ok to almost every other server I send mail to except for one (smtp.chello.nl which bounces my ...
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what's the best way to make backup of my data?

I have bought an Ubuntu server and I'm going to install several websites on it. I was wondering how to perform backups of the websites.. stored in different folders in the /var/www folder. For ...
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core i7 with ubuntu 9.04 random lockups, intermittent loss of keyboard and mouse, how to monitor it?

i have a core i7 workstation that acts like a basic server. it is always on, has ups battery etc. ocassionally while using it i have periodic 5 minute lock ups where the mouse and keyboard will not ...
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Scripted install of Sun Java JDK on Ubuntu 9.04

We are trying to script the install of the sun jdk on Ubuntu 9.04 and have it automatically accept the license agreement. I have seen something around the net about creating a file that the package ...
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Compiling native c extensions in Ruby when Ruby is installed in home directory

I have no root on the machine I'm working on, so I've had to install ruby in my home directory. Everything works fine, except that I am not able to compile any native ruby extensions because it cannot ...
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Cannot connect to MySQL over TCP locally - Connection Timeout - Ubuntu 9.04

I am running Ubuntu and am ultimately trying to connect Tomcat to my MySQL database using JDBC. It has worked previously but after a reboot the instance now fails to connect. Both Tomcat 6 and ...
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/etc/init.d/rc: 317: sed: Permission Denied Ubuntu 9.04 [closed]

I recently added NFS to my Ubuntu server and edited /etc/fstab to mount the network file system. After a reboot I am not getting the following error several times on the console and it will not boot: ...
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how to configure tomcat6 for ubuntu

i have installed apache tomcat6 for ubuntu 9.04 recenty.But it seems that some API's like servelet and http are not included althogh i have installed openJDK 1.6. somebody advised me to set JAVA_HOME ...
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Rails3 environment running very slow on Windows XP, Ubuntu 9.04, Ubuntu 9.10

I've tried all three (granted the Ubuntu versions were via VirtualBox with XP as a host, but I gave the images all the available RAM my system has). Loading the rails environment is taking 30-60 ...
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Differing packages between Ubuntu 9.04 and 9.10

So I've been playing around with VirtualBox and both of the above Ubuntu versions and I've noticed that there are some differences between the available packages when doing a apt-cache search ...
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Turning off cp (copy) command's interactive mode (cp : overwrite ?)

Does anyone know how I would turn off the interactive mode when using cp? I am trying to copy a directory recursively into another and for each file that is getting overwritten I have to answer 'y'. ...
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Restrict a role in postgres to access some schemas in a database and don't list any other databases

I'm using PostgreSQL 8.3 under ubuntu 9.04. I access my database server using a console client or Pgadmin III. Currently, I need to restrict access to only a couple of schemas in a database and also ...
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USB bootable verison of Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty Jackalope)?

Does anyone know of a version of Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty Jackalope) that can be booted off a USB? Instructions on how to do same would also be of help. Thanks for any help.
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How to do scheduled Linux server backup

I need to organize automated backup for databases, websites, ftp, email, etc. at Ubuntu 9.04 and since I've never done it before, I'm looking for places to learn. What needs to be done, what (free) ...
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Ubuntu 9.04 and VMWare Server 2 - VMs won't boot after restart

After applying the latest security updates to my Ubuntu 9.04 machine, none of the VMs will boot, giving a (seemingly endless) error message about testAutomation-fd - which is bizarre because I don't ...
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RAID1: How do I “Fail” a drive that's marked as “removed”?

I have (had) a RAID 1 array (2 disk mirror) and one of the disks, sda, failed. So I've replaced the bad disk with a new one, but seem to be stuck on how to get the second drive back up and running as ...
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Get apache2 load new PHP5

This server is running ubuntu 9.04, apache 2 and running running PHP 5.2.6-3ubuntu4.4 from the repository. I installed another a new version of PHP (5.3.1, compiled from source), I then replaced the ...
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mod_security and apt-get

hi can anyone help me with mod_security configuration... I have installed mod_security on ubuntu 9.04 lamp server,... but now I want to install anything and type apt-get install program, it keeps ...
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ubuntu 9.04 pptp broken after a power failure

I have a small Ubuntu 9.04 router setup as a NAT box and a PPTP server. After a power failure everything except the PPTP server still works. A windows client gets to "registering your computer on the ...
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Linux: Chilispot or FreeRadius

Has anybody installed Chilispot or FreeRadius on Ubuntu? If yes, where are the traps? How is your experience? Peace Ice
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Make ubuntu Server Accesible to the Internet

i just installed the latest version of ubuntu server, php, apache, shorewall and mysql. the problem is that i cant access the website from other computers. i read that to fix that i need to change ...
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Moving a mysql innodb data partition from one computer to the other

/etc/mysql/conf.d/myserver: [mysqld] innodb_file_per_table datadir = /elastidb/lib/mysql #log-bin = /elastiblockdb/log/mysql/mysql-bin.log general_log = true log = ...
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Ubuntu server eth0 renamed to eth1

I am running an Ubuntu server(9.04) virtual machine(virtualbox) on my computer at work and one night Win 7 rebooted after some security updates. After bringing the VM back up again the network didn't ...
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ehcp - access pop3 account

I finally manage to get mail working with ehcp on an ubuntu server. I can get and send email from the webmail, but I can't seems to be able to access the pop3. I can telnet to the pop3 (server?) but ...
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NetworkManager applet looks like it can't see network

My system is Ubuntu 9.04. There is NetworkManager applet, but it looks like there are no networks. When I click it, there is disabled menu "Wired Network/device not managed". I have working eth0 ...
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How to enable external connection via MySQL Query Browser/Administrator?

I've commented out the bind-address line in my /etc/mysql/my.cnf When I do nmap localhost, I see that mysql is correctly listening on 3306, but when I try to connect, I get error 1045. Do I have to ...
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Openerp wIth Ubuntu 9.04

I had Ubuntu 8.10. I upgrade it to 9.04. I have Openerp5.0 server/client/web. It worked on 8.10 but not with 9.04. Now when I try to launch my server using: ./openerp-server.py I have this error: ...
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Flash Performance on Ubuntu

I just reformatted my laptop and installed Ubuntu 9.04. Everything is working great except Flash. YouTube videos play but are horrible quality and choppy (was fine when Vista was installed) and I ...