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VPS SSD hosting or normal RAID 10? [duplicate]

I have built a REST based API (using asp.net WebAPI) which returns RSS feeds to my mobile application. There are around 30,000 active users of my mobile application which access this RSS feed. As per ...
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Sendmail Keeps Listening Local IP

I'm running RHEL 6 and already done the following modifications : [root@ark mail]# grep 0.0.0.0 sendmail.mc DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Port=smtp,Addr=0.0.0.0, Name=MTA')dnl [root@ark mail]# make sendmail.cf ...
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Host a website on your virtual pc and access it on the internet [closed]

My friend and I are talking about hosting a website that is in development, We have a single computer(windows7) and would like to host a website virtually on this computer. Scenario is: Main ...
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What are challenges with Linux Storage Servers having 7 or 15 drives? [duplicate]

I'm evaluating options for image webservers for Tralev (in the case it grows). I was looking into Hetzner's storage line. They offer storage servers with 7 and 15 drives. 7 drives with software ...
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Advice: ideal hosting situation for a mid-sized company with lackluster IT? [closed]

I'm used to asking strictly technical questions, so I hope this "Dear Abby" style is appropriate. Potentially-Excessive Background I'm a web designer and developer, good at a lot of things and ...
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Is it possible to configure Apache to not listen on port 80 when connecting from localhost

Is it possible to configure Apache to not listen on port 80 when connecting from localhost, but allow the connection on port 80 from an external IP?
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2 Windows servers, 2 web sites, 1 external IP [closed]

I have one external IP. I need to host two websites www.domain1.com and www.domain2.com on two different servers. I'm using IIS. How can I do that?
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Unused domain name getting routed to double click

I have an unused domain name which is registered by Network Solutions and which I thought was turned off. However, entering the domain in a browser results in getting redirected to a double click ...
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How to find vds/hosting with the best ping that I can have?

I'm living in tajikistan, and I want to purchase vps/dedicated server or at least good hosting outside of my country. One of important thing I want is to have a GOOD ping. For example ping to ...
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managability issues over using a single machine to host all sites, or a site per machine? [closed]

So, a little background. I work for a company that has a number of extremely important, non-public facing websites. People's safety and livelihoods depend on these staying up. We have very little ...
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What is a cluster IP? [closed]

I am in process or configuring remote web host service and I have option of configuring should I use cluster IP. Could some please explain what a cluster IP is and what are the benefits of using ...
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Point Sub Domain to Different Private IP Address

I have a domain name www.example.com which points to website #1 on my home VPS #1 (192.168.1.2:80) .. I want to get another domain name and also point it to my same Public IP address but access ...
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Cannot load pages hosted in a local IIS server [solved]

I build an aspx webapp in .net4.0. To test it i hosted it using IIS 7.0. Now i can access the webapp on the computer , which i used to host iis, by typing either localhost\myapp or using its ...
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Best Apache2 + MySQL config for VPS Server [closed]

I've bought a VPS Server with 1v core and 1GB ram, but yesterday I tried to host a website using Apache2 + MySQL... Everything went wrong! I had around 400 unique vists and the server was dying, full ...
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Immediate Effect of Update Domain Name Server

For changing the Hosting of any domain we have to update the name server of domain and it took approx 24 hours to reflect the changes on domain of new hosting. My question is that , Is this possible ...
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How do I disable server side code on iis 7.5?

I want to setup a website that can't execute any server side code (asp, asp.net, etc.). I've tried using an application pool that has "No Managed Code" as the .NET Framework version, but classic asp ...
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How to setup multiple VPS or virtual machines on a VPS hosting account? [closed]

Let's say you have a Linux VPS hosting account and you wanted to add several VPS's inside that VPS or virtual machines, how can you do this? A scenario could be that I wanted to install an IIS server ...
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What happens when I run dev server on 0.0.0.0? [closed]

When working on web-apps I'll usually run a development server on my local machine at localhost / 127.0.0.1, and if I need to show a colleague something I will check my ip address with shell command ...
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What program/service should I use to set up a file server and browse those files on the web? [closed]

I'm new to networking and IT, so I apologize for any gaps of knowledge in my query. I want to set up a file server for at least ten Windows 7 workstations so that these computers can download and ...
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Database management [closed]

First of all please forgive me if this question is off the topic. I have a developed social networking site where users can upload photos and update status. I thought of hosting in AWS EC2, but to get ...
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Should we have one pool for many websites in Apache+PHP-FPM?

If there are many small websites (about 300) running in light web traffic, should they all use the same pool, or would it be better to have a separate pool for each of them? Let us assume the ...
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Properly Configuring A-Records in Virtualmin for DNS

I'm trying to configure my own DNS with Virtualmin for a domain that I registered through GoDaddy. However, after following the instructions of GoDaddy's support staff, I still can't successfully ...
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Switch site from one server to another without changing DNS

I have two identical servers, one with IP address 1.1.1.1 and one with IP address 2.2.2.2. They both run Ubuntu with Apache 2.4. I have a domain name. It's A record is set to 1.1.1.1. I want to be ...
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Is there any reason not to switch to BlueHost for ecommerce site? [closed]

If I can manage my own company's website, is there any reason why I shouldn't move it from a local web-host/server to blue host? I'm currently hosted by a full-service web company, but I'd like more ...
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Website is loading very slow only on our building

Ever since our non-profit website (www.teachformalaysia.org) moved to a different hosting, it has been loading very slowly, but only in our building. Opening it from everywhere else are fine, opening ...
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Domain Still Points to Old Server After Deleting Account [closed]

Yesterday, I set up an account with 000webhost.com along side with a free domain name from dot.tk. I found out that my WordPress site's Admin is only compatible with >= PHP 5.3 and the server doesn't ...
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ScanSafe marks site as virus

Recently I moved my site from DSL line to Azure VM and just yesterday one of the users reported that the site has been marked as unsafe ("Reputation-Viruses") by ScanSafe. Do you know whether it is ...
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What is meant by root in regards to website hosting? [closed]

I apologise in advance if this is a silly or easy question but I really need an answer ASAP. I have been asked to make some simple modification to a web page for a client. They already have a website ...
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Locating Rogue Perl Script

I've been trying to source the location of a perl script which is causing havoc on a server which I control. I'm also trying to find out exactly how this script was installed on the server - my best ...
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How many VPS do I need for my website? [duplicate]

I made a website which aims at simulating a trading market. There are a list of prices and corresponding volumes that people want to purchase. Users can purchase at any price any time. My website ...
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Hostname issue on server

Email from WHM/CPANEL Your hostname (HOSTIT) could not be resolved to an IP address. This means that /etc/hosts is not set up correctly, and/or there is no dns entry for HOSTIT. Please be sure that ...
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Jetty - java.lang.IllegalStateException: zip file closed

I'm getting some error with some connection to our web server. We are getting this error randomly: java.lang.IllegalStateException: zip file closed at ...
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Best way to setup hosting and scale SaaS application [closed]

I'm a software developer with experience setting up hosting environments for small applications and no more than 5k hits a day type of traffic. I just built a SaaS application and I'm wondering how to ...
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Under What Conditions May PHP Server Variables Be Disabled

As per the question: "Under What Conditions May PHP Server Variables Be Disabled". Basically on Shared Hosting I am using I can choose to run my website in 'Apache' or 'CGI' mode. When running in ...
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Safari v6.0.5 (8536.30.1) behaves different when download same file but different server

Recently I switch from one hosting (A Hosting) to another hosting server (B Hosting). Previously my Mac's Safari using able to download the MP3 by, right click "Download Linked File As.." to save the ...
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Providing root ssh access to virtual servers behind NAT? [duplicate]

We are a web hosting company. We have 4 Servers which are running OpenVZ on top of CentOS. Each of the server has around 50 containers running on top of it. We are planning to provide ssh root ...
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How can I force a certain page to be non-SSL on nginx?

I'm looking to have a certain page, example.php, redirect to the non-SSL version if it is accessed via SSL. What type of rewrites should I be looking at?
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Zpanel 10.1.0 was recently released. Should i bother for client projects? [closed]

Zpanel 10.1.0 was released on 27th of July. Has anyone tried it? I know that they had serious security issues with the last version(10.0.2). Should i bother and use this one for client web projects ...
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100 Mbit/s Colocation Connectivity [closed]

I have an offer for 100 Mbit/s network speed in as a co-location service. 100mbit includes download/upload all together? For example: Can I upload with 100Mbit/s while downloading 100Mbit/s at same ...
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Can I have 2 A records for the same domain

I have a domain set up on my hosting account, which is a shared host. It has been doing fine, but as the site becomes more popular the response times are getting slower and slower, and sometimes ...
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Who has traffic data in the Registrar-DNS-Host chain

When you register a domain, typically the registrar will set it up on their default DNS servers and point it to their default web server to serve their default parked page. Obviously the web server ...
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Having trouble hosting multiple sites on the same IP on a web server

For the sake of keeping it simple, let's say I have 2 sites on my VM. The first site is www.mltsolutions.com and the second site is www.boxfetch.com. Here's my IIS on the server: Focusing on ...
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is there difference in hosting application within default website and outside default website(as a separate website)

I use IIS 7.5 I hosted a web application (windows authenticated) within default Website server details server name : kevserver domain name : kserver-dev.com I logged in to the server with my creds ...
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Why do VPS's cost more than specialized hosting like webservers? [closed]

You can get a reliable web host for a few bucks a month. But for the same VPS, it might cost you $10 a month. Why are specialized servers for purposes like web cheaper (for the consumer) than a ...
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Shared Hosting folder access to Hosting provider [closed]

I've website running on a shared hosting account and I allow users to upload Images and I store them on the server in a folder that I've access to. My concern is whether that folder containing image ...
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403 on all requests (html , php and anything) on all domains , Directadmin

i tryed to install SuPhp on a directadmin install following HOWTO: PHP 5 CLI to PHP 5 CGI + suPHP , it worked fine before i try to install suphp but now i get 403 on all requests on any domian ...
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Subdomain DNS isn't working

I have a domain registered with Godaddy. It has a wildcard CNAME for "www". I have tried to make a sudbomain: mysubdomain.mysite.com. However the external DNS doesn't seem to be routing at all. IN ...
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How to Prevent email going to Spam [closed]

I have changed web hosting from hostgator to servermania. I setup my email using ISPConfig 3 control panel. Now, my email was flag as spam by gmail. When I test my email using test@allaboutspam.com, ...
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Custom file name extension for Apache webserver

I pay for a very common LAMP webhost. I was wondering if I could have custom extensions for my files. Let' say I have this url, for instance: http://www.mysite/custom.php how do I change that to ...
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Absolute/relative file paths affecting server load?

I was told by my hosting provider's technical people that I should be using relative file paths (/home/index.php) instead of absolute paths (http://www.example.com/index.php) to "reduce server load". ...