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139 views

How do I add eth0 on centos 5 that is using openvz

I have a vps account with CentOS 5 installed. It uses OpenVZ for virtualization. Now I'm trying to install pptp service (using this guide) on it. I'm currently on Step 6 but I don't see any eth0 ...
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81 views

dd test indicated that it took 51 second to transfer 1 kilobyte, VPS hosting provider claimed not responsible, how? [closed]

I did a dd test on my VPSs, for your information, I am purchasing a VPS with 5 node from tmdhosting. My result: Last login: Wed Apr 10 22:04:46 2013 from 115.85.128.54 ...
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1answer
288 views

High Load Average, low CPU and Memory Usage and minimum wait time for IO Operation (5%)

I have a VPS with the OS centos 5.7, and it is behaving very weirdly. My VPS is located on a 2-core machine. For a 2-core machine, the load average I can see is very high, as evident when I use the ...
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0answers
333 views

OpenVPN server won't start (CentOS 5)

I am trying to setup a VPN server on 1&1 VPS. I was able to install OpenVPN-AS more or less as instructed; separately, I have checked and cat /dev/net/tun/ yields cat: /dev/net/tun: File ...
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3answers
3k views

Clear / Flush cached memory [duplicate]

I have a small VPS with 6GB RAM hosting a couple of websites. Recently I have noticed that my cached memory size is quite high - see below: Cpu(s): 0.1%us, 0.1%sy, 0.0%ni, 99.1%id, 0.0%wa, ...
3
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1answer
134 views

Is it possible to migrate CentOS from (Mac) VMware Fusion into (Cisco VPS) VMWare ESXi?

Is there any solution to clone CentOS (full mirror) from Mac VMware fusion to VMWare ESXi on Cisco VPS server?
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1answer
105 views

Python multithreading not working on VPS server

I am running an python multithreaded application with multiple processes which scrapes data from some websites. While running on my localhost It works great, but on the vps server I am using( Centos ...
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1answer
648 views

Random CentOS 5.x Server Hangs

I have a CentOS 5.8-based VPS and for 4 months I have been facing random system hangs every 2 or 3 days; then I need to reset the VPS through its control panel. How and where can I start debugging ...
0
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2answers
167 views

Experiencing Delayed Updating of Front-end Code Using Google mod_pagespeed on Centos 5.X VPS

I am using Google's mod_page speed with Apache on Centos 5.X VPS (I'm not 100% sure on the exact Centos version, but I know it's in the 5 series.) I am hosting numerous WordPress websites with W3 ...
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4answers
2k views

Do i need swap memory on my CentOS vps?

Do i need a swap memory for my centos vps? Will it increase performance and if so how do i go about setting it up? I've found this link ...
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2answers
2k views

Unusually high memory usage on a CentOS VPS with 512 guaranteed RAM

I'm working on a medium-sized web application written in PHP that's running on a VPS with 512mb ram. The webapp hasn't been officially launched yet, so there isn't too much traffic going on, just me ...
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1answer
125 views

How do I point server1.example.com server2.example.com etc… to different servers?

I have example.com with host #1, I also have two different servers with two different IP's on host#2. I need server1.example.com to point to xxx.xxx.xxx.xx1 and server2.example.com to point to ...
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3answers
718 views

rm command not ask before delete

i have centos VPS created using XEN + OpenVZ virtualization. -bash-3.2# uname -a Linux host.domain.com 2.6.18-274.7.1.el5.028stab095.1xen #1 SMP Mon Oct 24 22:10:04 MSD 2011 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux ...
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1answer
250 views

Domain names timing out after VPS IP change

I rent a CentOS 5 VPS from a UK-based provider, with DirectAdmin also installed. On Thursday night, they carried out planned maintenance to changed the two IPs I had been assigned to two new ones. On ...
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1answer
130 views

is it possible to host a website on many vps?

I've done it before with my friend, I hosted a radio for a website on another vps that he owns. well but here is a different problem. that one was easy since all we did is created a separate page and ...
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2answers
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How to clean up mysql installation on centos

mysql does not exist anymore but when i run yum remove mysql it says that the package is available but not marked for installation, i cannot install new mysql because of that, I need to completely ...
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4answers
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How to save and exit crontab -e?

How to save and exit crontab -e? i tried every method listed here and none works, i have a centos 5, vi comes by default with yum and i installed nano Solved just changed the default editor export ...
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1answer
175 views

openvz node with only one vps

I have an openvz server with 2Gb ram and would like to configure a vps for use all server resources (no swap). I run: vzsplit -n 1 -f vps1 -s 0 and have this setup: Configuration file generated by ...
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1answer
2k views

Reducing MySQL RAM usage on CentOS

I have a vps with CentOS 5 (32bit) and it has 256mb of ram, although not much it is enough for me. On idle with 2 ssh connections active and httpd running it uses about 40mb of ram, but as soon as I ...
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1answer
956 views

Upgrade PCRE on CentOS 5.5

I'm trying to upgrade pcre on my CentOS 5.5 VPS. Unfortunately the only RPMs available are for 6.6 in yum. I've found some links to newer versions of PCRE and even tried (and succeeded) at compiling ...
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1answer
156 views

make out of memory

Using gcc to make mono 2.8 from source on a CentOS 5 VPS with 128mb RAM, and it seems to be hanging. The result of free-m shows all memory has been used. $ free -m total used ...
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1answer
514 views

using VPS to access internet from china

I'll be moving to mainland China soon. I have a vps with a 1gbit connection in Amsterdam that is running CentOS. I'm not an expert on servers but would it be possible to connect to my vps from China ...
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2answers
814 views

Can't find my.cnf on my VPS

Hello, I am currently renting a VPS for the purpose of host a magento store. The VPS is running Centos5 with DirectAdmin. I have read a bit about how to optimize magento and one suggestion I have ...