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Server shuts down during apt upgrades (specifically libdbus)

I woke up this morning to find my VPS down. I brought it back, couldnt find any reason for it being down (nothing in the syslog, etc) so figured it was my crappy provider. I ran apt-get upgrade and it ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu on VPS becomes unresponsive: BUG: soft lockup - CPU#0 stuck for 22s

We have a VPS running Ubuntu, on Xen. The problem is this, about once a day, for about 20-50 minutes, at a random time, the server becomes completely unresponsive to the outside world. After this ...
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3answers
47 views

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 ...
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1answer
131 views

Solr process gets killed immediately after starting

I just downloaded solr 4.8.0 from the apache website to my ubuntu 12.04, 64 Bit, 3GB ram VPS server and extracted it. Then I installed the openjdk-7-jre using this command: sudo apt-get install ...
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1answer
338 views

Ubuntu 14.04 VPS won't boot the latest kernel on XEN

I have a XEN VPS and it's been running Ubuntu for some years now. AUtomatic security upgrades are on and I've manually upgraded it continously and also done releas-upgrades whenever there's been a new ...
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2answers
381 views

Non-heap memory leak JVM

I have a glassfish v4.0 set up on Ubuntu server running on oracle java virtual machine and jvm process resident memory size (got via "top" command) grows up until jvm doesnt have memory to create new ...
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0answers
13 views

Any way to distinguish VPS from Dedicated from client's perspective? [duplicate]

I've been putting up with an over subscribed VPS for too long now. I want my own box. The box I'm now renting isn't nearly as powerful, but it's all mine, and is more than enough power for my ...
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2answers
50 views

RAM increases when adding more sites to VPS

I have a vps running Ubuntu 12.04 with nginx,php,mysql & APC. I notice the ram increases each time I add a new site to the vps. Is this normal? cause I added 50 sites and it ended up using 1.5GB ...
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0answers
23 views

KVM: RAM Usage vs. actual consumption on VPS [duplicate]

My VPS hoster is worrying about me consuming more than booked as guaranteed RAM. My VPS is most of the time almost idle, no DB or caching in background. It's only an nginx for hosting static files of ...
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0answers
283 views

Ports blocked on ubuntu 13.10 vps

I have been searching all over for an answer, i got a cheap vps server running ubuntu 13.10 and installed webmin which should allow me to go to serverip:10000 But i can't connect to it and ...
0
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1answer
140 views

Elasticsearch stops working suddenly

I have deployed Elasticsearch on a development ubunto VPS. We use that VPS only to host Api for mobile apps. Everything worked good till today, elasticsearch stops working. I tried to restart it, it ...
0
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1answer
66 views

Redirect all VPS traffic to another VPS

is there any way to redirect all traffic from one VPS to another one? Example, domain is parked with IP 1.1.1.1 but website, smtp, game server, teamspeak server is hosted on 8.8.8.8.. (Ofcourse I ...
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0answers
82 views

Apache - resources randomly hang (resulting in slow page loads)

HTTP requests of resources randomly - about between 1-5% of the time (per resource, not per page loads) - take extremely long to be delivered to the browser (~20 seconds), not uncommonly hanging ...
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1answer
122 views

My Ubuntu VPS is not using available swap, even if OOM. What to do?

I recently added 1 GB of swap to my Ubuntu virtual private server to prevent MySQL crashes on RAM overloading. I followed this tutorial. I use htop to monitor resources. When I use loadimpact to test ...
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0answers
29 views

tmpfs is getting unmounted somehow

I have reinstalled Ubuntu 12.04 onto my OpenVZ VPS. I downloaded the teamspeak server and installed it via the instructions here. I added the line to /etc/fstab: tmpfs /dev/shm tmpfs defaults ...
2
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2answers
166 views

vps: smtp working on server client (roundcube) but cannot be configured on desktop client

I've bought a VPS and installed Ubuntu 12.04 on it. I'm using Zpanel for my Control panel and everything seems to be configured well. I can even send and receive mails on my server itself, via the ...
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0answers
62 views

Creating an email address using a vps, but without cpanel

Scenario: I have a vps server without control panel. I have set up a domain 'example.com' with a virtual host on the vps I have set up a mailgun account and verified 'example.com' so that I can use ...
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1answer
435 views

Unable to install Plesk 11 under Ubuntu 13.10

I just bought an VPS with Ubuntu 13.10 and I want to install Plesk 11, but it seems it refuses to install. The command: wget -O - http://autoinstall.plesk.com/one-click-installer | sh throws this ...
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1answer
476 views

iRedmail damaged my LAMP installation

I have Ubuntu Server based VPS, which have LAMP installed. It have Apache, MySQL, PHPMyAdmin, PHP etc. and everything is in use for my website. I installed iRedmail, and now my website can't be ...
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0answers
69 views

Setting up email on a Ubuntu VPS

I am using a 123-reg VPS with Ubuntu. The web sites are working fine as is mySql Database, mail is another issue. I get the following error when sending a email to the new server via outlook: retry ...
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2answers
101 views

Recover deleted file from linode VPS server with Ubuntu 12.04 [closed]

I have accidentally deleted files from my VPS server bought from Linode. It uses Ubuntu 12.04. How can I recover the files. I hadn't enabled backup for it.
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0answers
389 views

installing mumble server error “Failed to set initial capabilities”

I bought vps on vpsinn. Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS x86_x64 When i installed mumble server: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mumble/release sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install mumble-server And i ...
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1answer
296 views

Ubuntu 12.04 - Grub1 won't load new kernel

For some reason I can't get grub to load the new kernel. I tried removing the old kernels with aptitude and running update-grub but it still loads the old kernel - even though I've removed it! I ...
2
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1answer
104 views

Detect spikes from other VPS

On a KVM-based VPS I am using to run Ubuntu and various Web services, and I am experiencing spikes a few times a day when database access seems to be much slower than normal. Is there any way I can ...
3
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2answers
421 views

How to copy outgoing messages on sendmail

I've searched the serverfault and Google, but did not find anything related to my question yet. So, I have a customer that wants to read all emails sent by his employees. I've configured a VPS with ...
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2answers
1k views

How to update php 5.3.10 to 5.3.26

I am using a VPS with Ubuntu 12.04. ISPmanager is installed and PHP version is 5.3.10. How may I update PHP version to 5.3.26?
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1answer
130 views

Can't establish connection between my VPS and itself

I have a VPS with two IP addresses: 74.117.158.92 and 74.117.159.204. If you ping them, you'll find they are both responding. I can also ping google.com etc. from either of them. But I cannot ping ...
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2answers
102 views

VPS multiple IP's

I have added 2 more IPs and PHP is not working on those domains. Looks bizarre. I must've done something wrong but cannot figure out what. IPs: 111.111.111.111, 222.222.222.222 and 333.333.333.333 ...
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2answers
124 views

How to get server (VPS) memory usage history? [duplicate]

I am using a 512MB Ubuntu 12 VPS. I'd like to get a daily (maximum) memory consumption log, as a reference to add more memory or not. Is there a tool for this?
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32 views

MUSH Server not responding on port 4201 - IPTables at fault?

I'm using a Ubuntu VPS with Fasthosts in the UK. I have a Drupal site on the box and just installed the PennMUSH server. If I telnet to localhost (port 4201) from the box itself, PennMUSH responds. ...
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1answer
344 views

GRUB can't configure on upgraded Ubuntu OpenVZ VPS

I upgraded an OpenVZ VPS from an older Ubuntu release to 12.04LTS using the do-release-upgrade command. Ever since, all of my apt-get runs look something like this: $ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading ...
0
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1answer
316 views

Tomcat 7 on Ubuntu 12.04 server does not run on browser

I am new to linux. I have set up my VPS with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32 bit. I have successfully installed Tomcat and successfully started it with /usr/share/apache-tomcat-7.0.34/bin/catalina.sh run. But ...
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1answer
116 views

Postgresql init.d script not working

I installed Postgresql 8.4 on my VPS with Ubuntu 10.04. Default setup, nothing unusual. After the installation the dbserver is automatically started and is running great. The installer also sets a ...
0
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0answers
123 views

VPS stops responding every now and again

I have a Linode vps that I use to host some of my websites on. It's Ubuntu based and it's up to date in terms of all packages. I don't have any cron jobs scheduled or any automatic processes. I ...
0
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2answers
119 views

Routing different domains on a VPS

We just went from shared hosting to a VPS server. We have several domain names that we have pointing to our dns, but they all point to the root of the server. What I would like now is a setup where ...
0
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1answer
122 views

Change default root user with a new one on Ubuntu Server

I have a VPS, until now I used the default root user for SSH access and everything. For security reasons I'd like to use a different user for root, terminal access and sudo operations. So I created ...
0
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1answer
172 views

Nginx doesn't start

I try to start my Nginx and I get the below error after the below command: sudo /etc/init.d/nginx start Starting nginx: start-stop-daemon: unable to start /usr/local/nginx (Permission denied) My ...
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2answers
324 views

Flushing iptables broke my pipe, how can I save my instance?

I was setting up my iptables when I performed a iptables -F and my ssh pipe broke. This is the last output of my session: root@alfapaints:~# iptables -L Chain INPUT (policy DROP) target prot opt ...
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3answers
770 views

apt-get not found on my VPS?

Today, I bought a Ubuntu 12.04 VPS from http://www.frontrangehosting.com, but when I access it via SSH, I can't use apt-get. [root@vps /]# apt-get install python-software-properties -bash: apt-get: ...
2
votes
2answers
344 views

Randomly crashing Ubuntu 10.04 on multiple Xen VPS host instances

So we have Ubuntu 10.04 running - all 64 bit. Kernel 2.6.36 and 2.6.38-15 are having the same issues. Problem is random VPS servers are hanging. We have about 30 instances with this particular ...
0
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0answers
213 views

Bridged OpenVPN: Are these iface settings safe on a dynamic DHCP?

I'm following this guide in order to set up OpenVPN. The tutorial looks fine, but I got a bit sceptical when it told me to change my network interface settings. More precisely it tells me to switch ...
1
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2answers
132 views

How can I stop runaway disk usage on my Ubuntu 32 bit Precise Linode VPS?

I have a VPS running 32 bit Ubuntu (Precise Penguin) on a Linode VPS, and something is making runaway disk usage. I've received multiple I/O warnings from Linode (not 'warning' in the sense of "Stop ...
2
votes
1answer
52 views

perl setting locale failing

Is there any way of fixing once and for all the problem mentioned here: http://www.thomas-krenn.com/de/wiki/Perl_warning_Setting_locale_failed_unter_Debian I keep fixing it by doing export ...
0
votes
1answer
127 views

How to remotely install SSH on Linux?

It seems that my VPS doesn't have SSH installed(I'm not sure yet), because I get no response from the server, and I cant ping it. So I think this is weird, because I cant control my VPS by anyway. ...
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1answer
484 views

What webserver to use for a hentai website? Nginx or Apache? [closed]

I got a Linode VPS with 768MB. On another server (Speedysparrow), also with 768MB, i have Nginx running and it's awesome, as you can see here: http://www.ubuntubrsc.com/. This website, with the setup ...
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2answers
571 views

tomcat wont start on ubuntu server

Original post Updated on 31/05/2012 I have a VPS and running a Tomcat server over a year without a problem. However, Tomcat just shutdowns right after VPS maintain and can not start again a week ...
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138 views

new IP for ubuntu VPS can't ping outside the box / ssh hangs

my VPS provider just changed my VPS' IP, everything is working (like the webserver) but I have two problems when I login via SSH after I type the user the console hangs for about 10 seconds before ...
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4answers
850 views

Linux server's disk full

I use WinSCP to upload my website's pages to a remote Ubuntu Linux server (VPS xen hosting). When I copy a file, it is written in the server with size=0. When I checked the free disk space: df -h I ...
0
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2answers
318 views

How to use the 2nd default IP address on Burst.net VPS?

I just bought a VPS from Burstnet. The VPS comes with two static IPs but I dont know how to use the second IP. When I check the IP address, it always shows the first IP. How can I let it show the ...
0
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1answer
80 views

Munin graphs picking different data from munin-nodes

I am using Munin graphs with multiple VPSes at the moment and most of them are running Ubuntu version 10.04 LTS or greater. The issue is, im installing munin-node from the the default repo BUT some ...