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how to redirect specific url request to another url in iis7

I have one problem, i am using web api which communicates with Mobile devices and since the number of customer is increasing and so as requests. Each device calls api atleast 2-5 times per minute ...
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Override httpd.conf and php.ini on shared hosts [closed]

My application needs mod_rewrite and AllowEncodedSlashes enabled on httpd.conf. It also needs some php extensions to be enabled but I can't find how to change those settings on my host's pannel. Can ...
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Can Nginx Web Server beat Apache's Performance and Reliability? [closed]

I need to run my website on the Nginx server before I wa using Apache , PHP & MySQL framework, nowadays heard of this Nginx , I need to run 3 Web sites which is having web application & hell ...
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Is a Raspberry Pi too slow to use as a web server? [duplicate]

Is a Raspberry Pi 2 too slow to use as a web server to run a php script to edit a file? I'm talking about the Pi2 with 1gb ram and 0.9GHz processor.
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Mail issues on server/website [closed]

A website on a VPS is sending emails using a @example.example.org (note the extra example) and getting stuck in spam/trash even though we have and the correct filters in our domain manager. I'm ...
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Redirect with apache subdomain from oher hosting (?)

My requirement: access subdomain.example.com where example.com is a shared hosting, and subdomain is an app (schooltool) running on port 7080. I tried to configure virtualhost, but I can not set the ...
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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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Multi-hosting ssl/https site in apache /2.4.7 ubuntu 14.04

I have been trying to host 2 site site A and site B in apache web server the configuration are given bellow: Site A <VirtualHost sitea.com.au:443> ServerName "sitea.com" ServerAlias sitea.com ...
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How many sites will I be able to host on a dedicated server? [duplicate]

I recently got a very good offer for bulk discount webhosting, and I wanted to estimate how it holds up compared to renting a dedicated server to host a lot of websites (by a lot I mean A LOT), which ...
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How to access my site with ip address? [closed]

I've put my files in public_html but i can't access them with direct ip address? When i got to my ip it displays: "If you feel you have reached this page in error, please contact the web site ...
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Prepare Windows Server 2012 for web site hosting only [closed]

Hi there I am a good programmer and also a complete newbie in windows administration so apologies for my fist question in serverfault. So I've just got a new server machine that I'm planning to host ...
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What is INODE usage and can I reduce it?

My webserver keeps giving me the error backup failed due to high INODE usage... What is this and how can I prevent it?
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Giving SSH access to a user, and security issues

Okay, so I have a VPS and I made an account for a friend so he can host his own domains (using the reseller features in DirectAdmin). He's asking for SSH access, and I know that this is probably a bad ...
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Create nameservers in Ubuntu server to host domains [closed]

I have a domain(from IndiaLinks) and a VPS server(from OVH with an IP). Consider the domain as mysite.com. Before purchasing this vps, I used to host it with shared hosting by adding the given ...
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Dedicated server issues with SSL and IPs, content showing on wrong site [closed]

We have a number of sites on this dedicated server. Pages from one site are showing up on another site. Example: clientsite1.com (right site, no SSL installed) clientsite2.com (forwards to SSL, ...
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how can I disable cpanel difault page? [closed]

I have created a new domain and uploaded index.html to public directory. but it isnt displaying and cpanel default page is displaying instead. how can I change the same??
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DNS is not pointing [closed]

Let me clear scenario first 1)I purchased static IP from network provider and his name server is INPUDIIDNSPRPRD01.TATACOMMUNICATIONS.COM and INCHVSIDNSSEPRD01.TATACOMMUNICATIONS.COM 2)Then I just ...
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Multiple private SSL certificates on a single shared hosting plan?

Recently I contacted my shared hosting provider about setting up private SSL for a few of my sites. I have several sites hosted under the same plan (the plan allows for unlimited domains). However, ...
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Estimating VPS requirements for business shared hosting options [duplicate]

I'm looking at setting up some basic business-level shared hosting for some of my clients, and I am just trying to decide what server specs I would likely need. I'm expecting to throw around 20 sites ...
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What is the Server Requirement for Web App 20 hrs/7? [duplicate]

I have a Web App that is run 20hrs/7 days by 100 clients at once. What Server (Hardware) should I maintain? What if I will have 1k(1,000) clients? Thanks.
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Push code from GitHub to (suppose) GoDaddy automatically

Not sure if this is the correct StackExchange site to post this question. Please guide me accordingly if otherwise. Assume that I got the code from my programmers and I reviewed it and pushed it to ...
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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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Setting up multiple sites on one IP address [closed]

I am working for a client that has a CentOS 7 server running Apache 2.4.6. I have a Zend Framework/PHP based website running on the server. It only has an IP address. No domain name is pointed to it. ...
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How to live a Pleskless life? [closed]

I have always used Linux with Plesk when hosting web projects. It's easy to host multiple websites and setup email accounts but I realized it's overkill sometimes. I think it uses a lot of resources ...
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CGI not supported in a server…is it possible? [closed]

Goodmorning. I'm very new to web developing. I made a website whit a massive use of CGI, then I started to search for an host. Once I found my host I started to search for the configuration files of ...
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Using multiple IPs on one machine for web and game server

We are looking to host a game server. The game we are going to be setting up a server for is subject to DDoS from other servers, players, etc. Many other server and administrators have pointed out ...
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How do ISPs handle Customer IPs blocked by WebHost [closed]

At my ISP, we issue static IP addresses to customers. A lot of times, we get complaints from our users unable to access their websites or emails from their IPs (but same sites and mails are accessible ...
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Is there a way I can find all domain names that have a CNAME with a given value?

Is there a tool using which I can run a query that returns all domain names that have a CNAME with a given value (e.g. something.example.com)?
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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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Hosting: cPanel Reseller vs cPanel Fully Managed VPS [closed]

I read many questions (and also the answers) here on SF about this subject, but I couldn't find my specific one *1. Some are asking comparisons and suggestiosn to move from a reseller to a vps without ...
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How to set up a global CustomLog on Apache2 for every virtualhost

Actually I got some issue with file descriptors on Debian Wheezy with 3.2.13 kernel and Apache/2.2.16. I would like to reduce this limit, actually each virtualhost got a CustomLog and an ErrorLog, I ...
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Swiching webhosting company & database erros

Well here comes the situation. I used to have CompanyA for webhosting. (The hosting plan was a shared one). I decided to change the hosting provider and transfer my website to CompanyB, (exclusive ...
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Does Cloud Computing COST a premium? (or is it competitive with shared/managed/co-location)

Since cloud solutions (Google AppEngine, Amazon, etc.) do more for you, at the end of the day do they cost significantly more than doing it "yourself" with co-location hosting, etc. Not just ...
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What's the cheapest way to host hobby projects?

What's the best place to put your hobby web projects(the web app itself, not the code) ? Typically, the projects are such that: a) I just want to test out an interesting idea without exploring the ...
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Subdomains, folders, internationalization, and hosting solutions

I'm a web developer and I recently landed a gig to develop the US / international version of a site for a company that's big in Europe but hasn't done much expansion into the US yet. They've got an ...
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Troubleshooting web server continuous load issue

I am a beginner at managing a web server. And I am trying to learn how to troubleshoot an issue in Windows Server 2008 R2 running IIS 7.5 with a .NET 4.0 MVC website. A website I manage has been ...
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Is it a good idea to use long max-age and changing urls instead of normal caching approaches [closed]

I'm trying to improve the speed of some websites that I'm serving by setting appropriate caching headers. I've read in some tutorials that it is not a bad idea to have the URI of assets reflect their ...
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Subdomains are not resolving [closed]

I have an Ubuntu+Virtualmin server with multiple sites on board. Sites are working fine but for some reason "www." and other subdomains are not resolving. My server IP is 107.170.xxx.xx. If I add ...
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Building in-house infrastructure for web hosting [closed]

We want to develop an e-commerce website and for the start it will have my suppliers which is 800 000 to a million (fixed) each holding an account just like e mail. The member customers after ads ...
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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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Execute PHP script when someone requested a certain file in another Folder

I am building a WebHosting service. Users can create a Account and upload Files with FTP and access them by visiting username.mywebsite.com (just an example). I would like to record the number of ...
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Is setting up private server for websites faster? [duplicate]

I am a web developer and my last website was a tad slower because of HD pictures, PHP and JQuery. I had hosted it on Godaddy. So my question is whether I can privately host a website from my home and ...
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How can I block traffic FROM Amazon Technologies Inc. (possible DDOS attack) [closed]

I've a small website (portfolio) and I usually notice traffic of about 10-20MB per day. But for few recent days I've noticed about 10-15GB (1000 times more) each day for 4 days now (and it continue ...
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Robust and flexible hosting of DNS A records

I'm currently working on a web platform that will be used to power lots of small websites. All of the websites will be hosted on this platform, on either a dedicated or VPS set-up. I don't want to ...
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Server wont let me save URLs to MySQL database?

I am posting here because all other forum say it's a server environ issue. I have a site with the ModX CMS on it hosted on a GoDaddy server (not sure about the specific setup is as client has ...
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How to check my site speed? [closed]

im the developer and in charge of a company's Wordpress based site our site started to run a lot slower recently and i am trying to figure it out for two weeks now! My main problem is that every ...
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When does a CDN (content delivery network) become worth it?

At what point is it worth adding a CDN (content delivery network) to your website? Does it make sense to use it for a relatively low traffic website that's a web application? The clients are all over ...
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How to get nginx to redirect from www to non-www domain?

Let's say I want to redirect from www.example.com to example.com and I want to do this using nginx. I looked around and did not see any good documentation on this so I figured I would ask and answer ...
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Did I do anything wrong when config Server.xml to point another domain into a folder that is not a ROOT folder in webapps folder?

Ok, I have a main domain: mainDM.com (which is the domain of the app named mainDM) bought from Godaddy. I also bought a Godaddy Win2000 VPS with IP adress xxx.xx.xx.xx. In Godaddy I pointed that ...
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nginx can't bind to port 80..Nothing running on port 80

I'm trying to setup nginx on Ubuntu 11.04. I have followed the roughly the directions found here: http://library.linode.com/frameworks/sinatra/debian-6-squeeze . I know it is for Debian, but I ...