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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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In DNS settings, why do you specify both nameservers and A-records?

I just setup a site where my friend registered the domain name and I hosted it. I figured that all I needed to give him was the nameservers to use, however, even after entering them, the site still ...
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Looking for a reliable web provider that supports ASP.NET? Shared LAMP account a plus

My title is probably not very clear but here's the deal. I'm a software engineer with experience in many languages but my current focus is Windows/Web applications using C# and .NET. I'm currently ...
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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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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 ...
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How can I figure out which of my domains are bearing the heaviest load?

My web server (Plesk on CentOS) is having a major spike today in CPU and RAM usage and I'm trying to figure out which of my sites is responsible (if any). I don't have realtime web analytics, and even ...
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Documentation and password storage for a web hosting company

I am in the process of designing and building a documentation and password storage point with the following ingredients: Suffice from service outages Automatic backups Keeping security and ...
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categorize website based on visitors count

my site is having around 300 unique visits/5000 pageviews per day. i want to know how many unique visits/page views (approx.) a site should have to be called low , moderate and high traffic website. ...
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Enter A DNS name for site hosted

I have setup a website on a Mac server 10.5.8, i would like to be accessible over the internet, I need to enter a DNS entry for the website on the Mac server. How do I do this? I would like to create ...
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Internal Website links only working for some users

We are having a very hard time trying to figure out this problem or the root cause. Our website www. countrymusicislove .com is only correctly displaying the homepage for some users. Anytime they ...
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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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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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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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Tracing out going connections

Jan 24 07:00:49 HOST kernel: [875997.380464] Firewall: *TCP_OUT Blocked* IN= OUT=eth0 SRC=108.60.11.15 DST=74.80.225.32 LEN=52 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=64 ID=18789 DF PROTO=TCP SPT=64823 DPT=81 ...
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Setting up Ubuntu Server on Amazon EC2 for hosting multiple domains with wildcard subdomains

I'm trying to set up multiple domains on my Amazon EC2 micro instance running Ubuntu Server 12.04. I installed Apache correctly and set up virtual hosts but having problems with wildcard subdomains. ...
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How to setup apache multi-site with multi-domain on ec2

Say I have two document roots domain1/ and domain2/ I know how to access those two roots from my own computer if they are hosted on the same computer. My question is that if I want to do the same ...
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Set up iis7.5 to deny connections outside of LAN for certain folder

Im setting up a combined website and extranet currently, they both read from the same database on the same server as the site is hosted on. The reason being that the website is fed from the data that ...
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Configuring FastCGI for mass hosting setup

I'm running a bunch of websites on a server but I'm having memory issues from all the PHP processes. What should I change? I need to change FcgidProcessLifeTime to say 600 right which means the user ...
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restrict ssh access for different users to different folders

I was looking up how to let multiple user ssh onto my server with the authorized_keys file. I need to tweak it so that each user logs into a specific directory for each user (ie joeBlah can only see ...
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Site not picking up CSS styles when LIVE

I am using ASP.NET 3.5. For some reason when I apply CSS to my controls on my plain form it shows in Visual Studio and it does work fine. But for some reason when I make my site LIVE none of the ...
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webknights vs urlscan for IIS

I am currently working on a project which will be using IIS as it's main web server facing the internet. I was hoping to use something like a Web Application Firewall to increase the security stance ...
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GlusterFS with lots of exported volumes

I am planing to move my small shared-hosting environment to Amazon EC2. It requires a central storage for the webstuff (leave databases and so on aside for now) so that i can do both: load balance a ...
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URL Redirections

I have registered 3 domains with .com, .co.in and .in extensions. My .com domain is hosted. I want users to be redirected to the .com website when they type in the .co.in and .in urls. How do I do ...
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Webhosting with Tomcat

Is there any good hosting company that comes with pre-installed Tomcat server (instead of the commonly Apache) in order to run JSP? Looking for something relatively cheap (like site5.com, mediatemple ...
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Retrofit Production LAMP Server for Web Hosting w/ Control Panel?

We recently implemented a high-power dedicated server so we could bring together all of our various websites and projects, from the various shared hosting accounts where they lived, under our own roof ...
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How do I disable domain masking on external links?

I'm forwarding traffic from a url to a different hosting location using the "forward with masking" option on GoDaddy. It is my understanding that this is a form of domain masking, in that the user ...
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Can anyine help with some simple sounding hosting issues with a domain under Plesk 9.5 CentOS?

ISSUE 1) When I go to this address: w w w.webspacecommerce.com/ecommerce/magento/index.html The following error was encountered: Unable to determine IP address from host name for ...
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Will moving domain name to new host affect subdomains?

I have one main domain name (www.myname.com) and I'm thinking of moving that to a new web host. At the same host, I also have two subdomains (www.mycharity.org and www.mybook.com). If I changes ...
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SSL Certificate Setup on Web Host

I have recently signed up for an account with a web host on which I am running an install of Wordpress. I am the only person that will be administrating it and I would like to have secure access to ...
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Varnish. Wrong outgoing IP?

I have the following: backend default { .host = "127.0.0.1"; .port = "8080"; } acl purge { "127.0.0.1"; } sub vcl_recv { #cloudflare remove req.http.X-Forwarded-For; if ...
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Downtime pattern with Azure WebSites and DNS

Call me an early adopter, but I recently migrated my web service over from an Azure web-role to a "Reserved instance" on their new web sites service (mainly for git deploy!). The migration went ...
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set iis web farm with WFF and ARR

I use iis7 , wff, arr to setup a web farm. On one web farm controller, the "ready for load balancing" of every content server turn yes almost immediately. I use another machine to be the web farm ...
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Why does a file on an NFS mount seem to cache randomly, but no longer be cached when running `ls`?

Here's the mount configuration of an NFS mount, we'll call it server2, gotten from running cat /etc/mtab: <ip1>:/mnt/fs101 /mnt/fs101 nfs ...
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How to bypass Plesk's Loading Window

I'm in trouble with the loading window in Parallels Plesk control panel. it prevents any action before page completely loaded. It can be bypassed by unchecking "Prevent users from working with the ...
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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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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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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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Deploying GWT on a web server vs Tomcat/Jetty

Can anyone who has experience break down the pro's and con's of having servlets running from apache tomcat/Jetty vs hosting the output of GWT over a web server?
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Domain registered with enom, URL Frame doesn't work in Chrome

My domain is registered with Google through enom hosting services. When I change my record type to "URL Frame" it stops working on Chrome. Instead of loading the site, a blank tab will be opened. If ...
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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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Getting HTTP Error 401.1 - Unauthorized when hosting application In IIS

I hosted a web application in IIS. the application Is windows authenticated application. I enabled windows authentication type and disabled all other authentication types. when I try to browse it i ...
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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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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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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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MX setup for a domain registrar and web host with the same domain name

I have a client that has registered their domain through a registrar, then signed up for hosting on through a different provider, but used the same domain for said provider (didn't re-register the ...
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What measures should be taken to prevent File System Object from accessing directories of other customers on an IIS shared web host?

We have our website on an IIS shared hosting server. While working on a file monitor for our site, we have found that the File System Object allows us to enumerate the directories and files of other ...