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Confusion in using branded ns [on hold]

Hey guys I have a website running on digital ocean server. They have give me to use the ns like: ns1.digitalocean.com and ns2.digitalocean.com. But what I need is to use branded name servers. I went ...
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Which free open source CPanel and WHM alternatives do you recommend/use? [on hold]

I have been using webmin for some time now, however I miss the elegance and ease of WHM/CPanel combo I've had on shared hosting (and later dedicated hosting) platform. Looking around the web, all I ...
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How do I stop my URL from re-directing to another website? [on hold]

I created my own local website(to run on my localhost) called http://testrb.com. But when I key that in a browser, it is redirecting to someone else's https://www.testrb.com. I want to prevent this ...
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Best way to redirect pages on an apache/centos web server

I have a centos 6.5 web server running 2 websites off 1 ip address by using virtual hosts. domain1.com and domain2.com - both hosted on the same web server above. I need to redirect about 40 pages ...
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Is this a good server for web hosting? [duplicate]

I am a Web developer and I worked in company. there are 200 employers in this company. also more than 100 employer outside company in branches. I develop a web application to transfer files from ...
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Domain keeps going back and forth between old and new hosting service

I moved my domain yesterday from Heroku to DigitalOcean. The process went fine and the website seemed to be working fine on DigitalOcean. Today morning I noticed this error when I tried to access my ...
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redirect to specific port without apache

I'm running a few small web applications listening on different ports... 8787, 8888, & 8000. None of them are apache though. Is there any way via either DNS or iptables, or some other way, that I ...
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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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Hosting multiple distinct folders for distinct domains

I have a VPS that I've installed a Apache Web Server on. What I want to do is forward my own website domains to that server and host those websites' files inside my Apache Web Server. As far as I ...
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AppPools hang in IIS8

I am running IIS 8 on a windows server 2012 box with 32 gigs of ram. I have about 50 pools that are all pointing at the same source code for a CMS. These pools are broken down to aprox 10 sites per ...
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DNS - Custom Nameservers Errors

I am planning on setting up some DNS services and I would like some advice as I have errors from the site: www.intodns.com. First of all let me briefly outline my scenario. I have a VPS server with ...
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Need advice on IIS (7.5/8) for web service for querying AD

In order to standardize how our internal web application talk to AD, we are creating a web service that applications can call. Our AD requires user authentication to query, so this also prevents ...
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Website is not accessible from server which is using proxy

I hosted a website in a win 2008 R2 server which runs in private domain. I set up bindings for port 80 and 443 for http & https respectively. Created inbound rule for port 80 and 443 also in ...
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Web app folder structure [closed]

Hot to organize web app folder? This is example that I use with my common projects: /home/webmaster/www/sitename.com/ └── doc # documentation, helpful information ...
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can't start play 2.2 on ec2

I am trying to deploy my project on port 80 by using play start 80 play "start 80" play "start -Dhttp.port=8080" It's giving me this error: org.jboss.netty.channel.ChannelException: Failed to bind ...
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Web Server: Need VPN? [closed]

We are starting a new web development company and know very little about web servers. The hosting company is wanting to lease to us a VPN appliance (Sonicwall TZ215). Do we need this or is the a ...
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Slow Website Access from China

I just made a wordpress based website for a client that operates in China. The website is being cached completely by W3 Total Cache and served very fast in Europe (where our main server is located). ...
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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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IIS6 host multiple websites under same sub-domain (or something similar)

I'm trying to figure out a structure for a hosted application that i'm working on. I've got a domain lets call it app.company.com (a sub-domain company.com of course) that is setup to redirect to my ...
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Compare sharepoint vs box.net? [closed]

I would like as unbiased opinion as possible on costs, maintenance and features. Also what if you already have some sharepoint sites up, does it make sense to expand the sharepoint installation rather ...
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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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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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Cannot access / on server [closed]

I'm currently transferring a clients site over to our server, including the domain so it has the same URL etc. But upon transferring all the files over, and changing the .htaccess file to match the ...
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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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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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PHP shared hosting with opcode caching (eg APC)? [closed]

Basically I'm looking for a cheap hosting solution that actually enables opcode caching. I'm having a hard time finding one. Is there a reason for this? Anyway, anyone know of one?
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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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PHP Forms - Web Hosting and Mail Hosting on Different Servers

I used to have a website with GoDaddy but wasnt happy with their service, so I transferred my website to a new host but kept my domain and emails with GoDaddy. Basically i changed the A ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Can I find the web hosting company from an IP address?

If I have an IP address, is there a way to find the web hosting service that this IP address belongs to? I tried using whois and traceroute but no luck so far. The case is that my friend bought a ...
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What are the possible reasons that and troubleshooting steps when one specific internet connection cannot view a website? [closed]

I have a client that is unable to access the website I developed for him. I'm really confused as to why! When he navigates to the URL it attempts to load (on any device) for 4-5s and eventually says ...
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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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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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How do I get started learning how to host my own VPS? [closed]

I am about to roll out a webapp that I developed in Rails, and am at the hosting decision stage. I am trying to figure out how to proceed. i.e. do I go Heroku or manage my own VPS. I like having ...