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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". ...
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Hosting a Azure Service on a Local Machine for testing

I am developing a Azure based cloud application. I have two machine, lets name them as M1 and M2. On M1, I am running my azure service using Azure Storage Emulator, which by default runs on port 81, ...
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Custom filename extension (eg: www.mysite.com/test.custom/)

I pay for a webhost service running a LAMP combo and I was wondering if I could have a custom extension for my documents such as: www.mysite.com/custom.extension instead of: ...
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Is posible to share one domain with many web sites? [closed]

Imagine you have several web sites deployed in different servers. It's posible to share the main domain? V.g.: mydomain.com/site1 mydomain.com/site2 mydomain.com/site3
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DB Server location in relation to main Web Server

Ive recently taken the plunge and started renting a VPS for my web projects. As the demands on the system get higher so do the costs. MY VPS is US based due to costs, but Im based in Germany. ...
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procedure to move subdomain to different server

I plan on having a subdomain, let's call it foo.mysite.com, forwarding to my site www.mysite.com. This is just for testing purposes. Eventually I want to change my foo.mysite.com to point to another ...
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How to configure a server for self hosting? [closed]

I have a machine, the guy I got it from gave me this specifications : HP Server/Workstation Proliant DL360 G5 DualCore Intel Xeon 5130 4096 Byte 292,00 GByte The building I want to set it up to, ...
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Hosting Nginx and Apache on same system with 2 IP

My server holds two IP 192.168.1.90 and 192.168.1.99 I want nginx to listen on 192.168.1.99 and Apache on 192.168.1.90 I also need to host multiple virtual hosts on apache. tried modifying ...
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Routing DSL modem to web server

I am using "D-LINK DSL-2520U ADSL2+ ETHERNET/USB COMBO ROUTER" broadband modem. I hosted a web site using a web server in my PC (port 80). When I tried to access my external IP from my mobile, it ...
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Access My Server From External Net IP While Server is Using PPTP [closed]

I have one physical Ubuntu server where I'm using PPTP with HMA for tormenting (using Deluge) and hosting the Deluge Web-UI, Ajenti and Ajaxplorer. While PPTP is engaged I can access my three web-UIs ...
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htaccess file restrict to web folder

I have a webproject. Inside the web projects are several directories. I want only the web directory to be avilable to all. I don't have access to change the vhost as this is for an internal intranet ...
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Sane permissions for webroot using Apache-MPM-ITK

I've installed apache2-mpm-itk on a new VPS to run multiple sites on the same server with isolation following the directions here: http://www.webtatic.com/packages/httpd-itk/. I want to lock it down ...
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How to serve Nginx using just a Rackspace server IP address?

I'm setting up a server on Rackspace for migrating an existing website to so I can have everything working before changing the DNS entry. I had no problems getting the server to work at the IP ...
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IIS7.5 - Hosting ASP.NET MVC app and ColdFusion app under one domain

We are developing and deploying an ASP.NET MVC app while will provide new functionality yet there are still parts of the ColdFusion app we still need to live under the same domain. How can we set ...
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One server, multiple IP, multiple website, it's possible? [closed]

I have few website (~5) and I want to host all website on ONE unique server but with multiple IP. Example: WEB->Server nginx->website1 WEB->Server nginx->website2 WEB->Server ...
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I can access site with host name IIS in local but not from other machines

Please check the way I configure. Type : https IP Address : All Unassigned Port : 443 Host name : testing.mysite.com Give ssl certificate that matches url and added DNS entry in hosts file. And ...
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PHP Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool [closed]

When I upload my application on server, I'm getting a bunch of these warnings: PHP Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool... I know, there are loads of tutorials how to solve ...
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Subdomains direct to different web servers behind single public IP address

I have two separate web servers with two different internal IP addresses on a network with only one public IP address. One is Windows Small Business Server 2011 and the other is a new e-mail ...
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how to connect my server to internet [closed]

We have a project which very resource consuming in databse part and we found that database hosting which is satisfied our needs is lot money consuming. We want to built own server and connect our ...
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There is another site pointing to my site without my permission [duplicate]

I have a site 'aaa.com' for instance on a dedicated server. And there is another site 'bbb.com' which became able to display all my site content. It was able to get all the traffic that is coming from ...
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SSL configuration for domain pointing to EC2 instance

I have my custom domain pointing to an EC2 instance. Say mydomain.com -> [Elastic IP address for my EC2] I would like to add SSL certificates so that I can access the site via https - ...
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Which function should be disabled/enabled in php.ini for web hosting servers? [closed]

I have a VPS (Ubuntu 12.04) and I'm testing it for hosting services. Currently the VPS is running only one website for testing, so which function should be disabled/enabled in php.ini so that I can ...
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How much downtime should I expect when changing hosts? [closed]

I am changing hosting providers and have migrated my site to my new server space, both sites on either server are exact clones of each other. My registrar and hosting provider are different ...
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Web hosting/domain confusion [closed]

I have a domain registered at 123-reg. The domain is mahsc-ctu.co.uk Here's my problem. When I type http://mahsc-ctu.co.uk I get the holding page provided by my hosting company, but when I type ...
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Deploying node.js on Appfog?

I am developing an online chat application in HTML, CSS and JavaScript. I am using node.js and socket.io to make it work. I recently realized that I need to host my app on a server. Fortunately I ...
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VPS hosting websites - DNS wrong on certain devices

Sorry for the badly worked title but here is my problem. I host about 10 websites on a VPS running Windows 2003/IIS 6.0. I get a phone call from a client telling me there website isn't accessible ...
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Webhosting on virtual sever vs physical server: Security vulnerability

In comparison to a physical server, is there any special security vulnerability in virtual servers for purpose of hosting several websites? For example, can the fact that there is not any hardware ...
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What security assurances does a developer running a Windows EC2 hosted Web application need? [closed]

Being a developer, security is a completely new world for me! I have a windows EC2 instance running Windows server 2012 RTM, public facing .NET 4.5 Web application and SQL server 2012 web edition. ...
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Is this all I need to deny an IP in nginx?

I am trying to block and redirect all traffic to a website. Is this the correct way to do it? EDIT: I would like to block some ranges of IPs and redirect them to a URL. EDIT: By blocking in nginx ...
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Connection speed required for webhosting server [closed]

I'm interested how to calculate required speed for and connection that will be used for webhosting server? e.g. I have a server with around 300 websites ( they do not have large traffic on them). ...
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Separate server IP addresses to support multiple routes in China

I am told that there are two major (only?) ISP in China - China Telecom (CT) and China Unicom (CU) - and that traffic routed between the two is really slow, almost as bad as traffic that has to cross ...
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using nameserver for redirection

I have bought a domain for cheap on crazydomains. The sad thing is they do not provide DNS settings without paying additional amount. They just give us a feature to set the nameserver details and some ...
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A record DNS for my domain not working

I have problems with my A DNS record. My parent domain is www.altermedia.ba. Last month we bought new hosting service at Arvixe, and registered our subdomain curiosity.altermedia.ba on their DNS ...
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Commit to Assembla SVN from site5 client gives “(405 Method Not Allowed) in response to MKCOL request” [closed]

I am hosting my website on site5. Some files have changed, and I use svn to checkin those changes from my development environment and from the website. My svn server is assembla. I am trying to commit ...
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MySQL Tables crashing randomly

This is one of the many random Tables that get corrupted. Any ideas why and what would be causing this? How do I keep MySQL tables from crashing and MySQL from crashing? Repairing USR_wp537 ...
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Prevent outgoing spam

What are some ways to prevent spam from leaving your servers should a hosting account get compromised? Have a bunch of clients on a server with cpanel but wondering if there was a way to just ...
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Redirect site to correct VM on host

I would like to setup some server with few VM's on it. And then each VM will hold different site. So my host for example has DNS my.host.com, And I will point to this DNS for example to other DNS ...
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Easy way to deploy static pages with Google Apps authentication

I'm looking for an easy way to host my small company's internal docs. We already use Google Apps for much of our IT, so it would be low-maintenance if we could authenticate users to visit these docs ...
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Local website do not work for everyone

We have got a website (hosted locally but available over the internet) that does not work for everybody. The problem has been reported by internal users having windows vista home. If they go on our ...
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Does my host have to control DNS?

Does my hosting company need to control DNS? Or, is it OK for DNS to stay with the registrar and just point to my IP? Are there advantages one way or the other?
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what are all the essential things to change in IIS 7 to make the web application speedup?

We are developed asp.net (.net 4 framework) web application and deployed in IIS 7 on Windows Server 2008.But when we host the web application on our IIS 5.1 server on my local machine ie,windowsxp ...
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Setting up Ubuntu server for webhosting? [closed]

Edit: Main questions - How do you setup Nameservers? Do I have to setup the DNS, if so, how? I just want to be able to type in www.mydomain.com and have it point to my server here locally. I don't ...
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Is it possible to transfer files from one web server to another without downloading and uploading? [closed]

I want to move my files form one web server to another, but I think its a double task to download them and again upload to another one. I was looking for any PHP script or something. Any method that ...
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Amazon Ec2 and PHP [closed]

Some questions about hosting PHP on Amazon EC2. Is this a good option for hosting a PHP website, or should I consider any shared\cheap hosting, like Godaddy, etc? Is the free tier only available for ...
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II6 websites stop responding

We have 3 Windows 2003 servers (IIS6) running from 20 to 30 ASP.net websites each. These servers are VMware VMs. Periodically all of the websites on a server will become unreachable from the ...
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Using own Nameservers on Amazon EC2?

I got a static IP from EC2 and put it to A host part on godaddy to my domain. After that I defined 2 hosts (NS1.domain.com and NS2.domain.com) from godaddy with the same IP address. And put them into ...
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How can I make a sub-domain point to a dynamic IP and the rest of the domain as it is hosted on a server with static IP?

Basically, I have a domain mydomain.com hosted by a certain hosting company on its servers. I have access to the cpanel and can make changes a s per required. However, I want to host a dvr remote ...
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Url-based web site publishing on Windows Server platform

I have a Windows 2008 Enterprise SP2 server in a datacenter. It is 32bit OS. I need to be able to do a "smart" url-based web site publishing. So that with a single external IP I can publish many sites ...
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Two less expensive Xeons or 1 more expensive one? [closed]

I have ESXi running on an old cast off desktop machine. It's running a quad core AMD Phenomn 9850 Black edition cpu, 4 gig of DDR2 ram, and an SSD for the data store. The guest operating systems are ...
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MX record configuration for hosted email?

I am helping a friend with his website, and am having a problem with his webmail configuration, which I suspect is due to a misconfigured MX record. His domain is registered and hosted by ...