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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Problems with system standby in ubuntu

I can't put my Ubuntu (9.04) in Standby mode. When I try to do so, it appears to do something and then turns the screen off. However, the fans remain on and by measuring the amount of electricity it ...
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1answer
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How can I set up a testbed LAMP stack on an Ubuntu 9.04 desktop installation?

What's the best way to set up an Apache/MySQL/Perl CGI environment starting from an Ubuntu 9.04 desktop installation? I'd like to be able to do this either from within a VM or on a "real" ...
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Ubuntu 9.04, Postfix, Dovecot, Squirrelmail, and vacation/away messages

I'm attempting to set up a mailserver for a small office. FYI, we're replacing Kerio Mailserver on OS X with Postfix, Dovecot, postfixadmin, and Squirrelmail on Ubuntu Jaunty (9.04.) I installed the ...
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No External Network Access Through Ubuntu VPN

I have setup pptpd as my VPN server on Ubuntu Server 9.04, I am able to connect to the VPN from the client and can access the server's local network, but I am unable to connect to the external network ...
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Virtual PC - Display Issue with Ubuntu Server

I just did a clean install of Ubuntu Server 9.04 in Virtual PC on the Windows 7 RC, and it seems to be having a bit of an issue with the virtual machine's display adapter. I've tried setting a VGA ...
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2answers
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Installing Hyper-V Integration Components on Linux

Some big news this week was Microsoft released the Hyper-V integration components for Linux source code under the GPL v2. I just installed Ubuntu Server 9.04 in a Hyper-V VM with a Legacy Network ...
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OpenLDAP Invalid Credentials

I'm setting up an OpenLDAP server to authenticate users in a domain on Ubuntu 9.04. What's interesting/strange is that in the newest version of openldap for Ubuntu, the default is not to use the ...
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jetty 6.x on ubuntu jaunty 9.04

I am a complete newbie - to sys admin. Actually, I don't know if I should ask this to developers or sys admins. I am trying to configure a 256mb slice on slicehost - intending to install Jetty 6/7. I ...
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Grub Error 2 in Ubuntu Jaunty Server

Ran into a problem on a fresh Jaunty server install on a NAS box with 2 SATA cards controlling 6 total disks. The install runs fine, but once it completes and asks for reboot, I get Grub Error 2 on ...
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How to save settings when reinstalling Ubuntu 9.04?

I'm going to install Windows 7 RC soon and want to save all (or at least almost all) of my settings that I have in Ubuntu 9.04. How can I do this?