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Setup Amazon EC2 instance to forward Appengine urlfetch requests

I currently have an appengine app and need to make calls to an API that requires IP whitelisting. I can't whitelist the entire appengine IP blocks (as outlined here) because the range is too big. So ...
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Windows 2003 Web Edition & Remote Desktop

I'm tackling a project with 3-4 developers, and I want them to work all on the same machine through Remote Desktop. Thus I'm currently looking for an economically priced dedicated server that will fit ...
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Port forwarding with proxy server

I'm behind a firewall with incoming connections blocked on all ports. I'd like to run an Apache Web Server on my machine. Is it possible to configure a free public proxy server to forward the incoming ...
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Hosting a MySQL server on Amazon Web Services

We are evaluating hosting our application on Amazon EC2 service. While I am confident that a Small instance (1.7GB RAM) will be sufficient for our web server (at this point), I am not sure about ...
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Can't make mod_alias work

I'm receiving from the client a request for a ".png" file. The request is by sending the full address (I cant change that). meaning: /var/www/imges/<file name> The problem from what I ...
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Web Server Running Low in Memory

I have an EC2 small instance that has 2 gigs of memory, running Fedora Linux. Typically, I get about 275 page views per day on average, and I have a monitoring agent on the box. Some of the stats are ...
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How to set up redirect on first web-access from wireless?

I've noticed a lot of open wireless access points will associate but won't forward your traffic until you attempt a web connection. This attempt is redirected to a TOU page. If I want to do ...
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Citrix Web Interface - How to get back Native Embedded Client functionality?

Sometime after Citrix Server 4.6, they removed the ability to use the Native Embedded client. The problem is that we want their application to stay within the browser window rather than seamless or in ...
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httpd-vhosts.conf - Why does this work?

I'm running Apache 2.28 on Windows 7, and this is my directory structure: C:/ www (which contains the Apache server, it's the free Web-Developer Server-Suite, that's its default configuration of ...
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How to redirect http://example.com to http://www.example.com in tomcat

Is there a way using the virtual server tags in the server.xml file in tomcat to redirect anyone who accesses the domain directly (eg : http://example.com) to redirect them to the ...
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How can I determine the likely cause of a 504?

We always have these on Reddit, but Reddit just claims it's not the servers, or at least it can't be solved by throwing more servers at it. What normally causes these errors? Is it likely in the code? ...
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Looking for opinions on Virtual Web Appliances

My client is looking for some web filtering devices and I'm looking for some recommendations for virtual appliances. Anyone got any thoughts?
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Is there a service pack for Windows 2008 Web?

I'd like to know if there is a version of recently issued service pack for Windows 7 / Windows 2008 that will work with Windows 2008 Web Edition 64-bit. I tried to update it with the one for Windows ...
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Cannot access websites hosted in China [closed]

I know there is this Chinese National Firewall that prevent Chinese access to website hosted outside of China. But recently I encountered its opposite, I have a site hosted in China and it been run OK ...
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What's the best centralized syslog viewing tool for *nix out there

Looking for what people think are the best for doing web viewing of a centralized syslog server. I am open to using any syslog server also. EDIT I actually went with GrayLog2
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What is the best strategy for troubleshooting drupal crashes?

I have a drupal website with many modules (don't ask the number). For six months the website has been stable, but recently the servers began to seize. Generally MySQL reaches the maximum number of ...
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Nginx ssl redirection of images

I am trying to set up nginx as reverse proxy for a tomcat server using SSL connection. I want the client's browser to load my tomcat application when nginx reverse proxy's IP is called from client's ...
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AWS:EC2:: Why my web folder is called “html”?

P.S Q stands for Question. My environment is: Amazon linux 64 bit (Q1. i dont if its ubuntu or red-hat, is there any way to check?) And I need to run php and mysql, thus I installed httpd (Q2. is ...
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Why is this China IP hitting my web site?

I have a web site that uses a couple hundred domain aliases, including franchise-dallas.info, franchise-delaware.info, and detroitfranchise.info (see more below). I have been getting ten to twenty ...
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How to map a domain

Just wondering if anyone can assist me with the following query. I want to allow a customer to utilise our web application for their clients and they have a spare domain. How do we go about mapping ...
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Local Debian Based Web Server. Slow when accessed via domain name, but fast via local IP

I have a local web server and the following situation: Accessing web server externally via domain name and IP works Accessing web server internally via local IP works Accessing web server internally ...
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How to add disk space to /var/www for my websites?

I did $ df -h and it threw this: Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/md1 9.7G 1.7G 7.6G 18% / /dev/md2 683G 211M 649G 1% /home tmpfs ...
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How to limit log file size in Apache2

Log files in /var/log/apache2/ are too big. I want to limit the file size. Is it possible to store only the recent 100 lines? Thanks.
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What is performance bottleneck of my Apache server?

I have too many requests waiting which can be seen from netstat as follows $netstat -anp | grep :80 | grep TIME_WAIT | wc -l 840 $netstat -anp |grep :80 | grep ESTABLISHED | wc -l 50 memory ...
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What is a descriptive name for a web service that responds with plain text?

I'm looking for the proper name for a web service that responds with text as opposed to XML. As an example this "cardServer" service will return 5 cards for a poker hand. ...
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should I use a subdomain on live server for my development environment?

What are the pros/ cons of setting up a subdomain to use as a dev environment on the same server as a live webserver? the pros for me are it's already set up - dev.mysite.com, I dont need to worry ...
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Web Accessible Customer Data - Security

The company I work for has everything based online, ie: customer data, order information, stock etc. It's possible to log in from their website and see all of this. Moving everything is not possible. ...
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Webdav on iis7.5 - always shows empty folder

I've followed all directions on configuring webdav on iis7.5 from this url: http://learn.iis.net/page.aspx/350/installing-and-configuring-webdav-on-iis-7/ The only difference is, I'm configuring ...
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partial responses from remote server

I'm posting this question here, but I'm not 100% sure where the problem lies. I have a site hosted through Media Temple that I'm developing. It's started to continually give me http 206 responses ...
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Windows Server 2008 Standard running IIS using a web share from another machine

I have a resource (a directory) on a Windows Server 2008 RS machine that I need to use as a web share on a Windows Server 2008 Server Standard machine running IIS. I am having trouble finding the ...
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Web-based *nix shell

is there any solution like LogmeIn consisting on a small client to install upon a *nix machine and hence being able to use its shell from the browser bypassing proxies because it all will work on :80? ...
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Solaris or Centos

This is probably too open question. I have been using Centos a lot, but never try Solaris. Company needs to set up 4 new web server to host PHP web applications (external MSSQL database server). I ...
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How can I provide easy transparent access to internal resources from a web browser

My company has a field engineering force which works onsite at customers. Many of those customers have very restrictive rules. One cannot usually connect a non-customer owned laptop to the network, ...
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how can I measure traffic for Httpd/Ftp and SSH

Is there any way to measure httpd/ftpd and sshd trafic per user basis.
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What Web Server Was Used Before Apache

What did the majority of websites use as web server, before Apache in 1995?
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Any disadvantage to short DNS TTL? [closed]

Any disadvantage to short DNS TTL?
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How can I change grizzly web server's timeout from 5 minutes to 30 minutes?

I'm using grizzly web server version 1.9.27. This server is used to provide clients with large amounts of data (over https, if that's relevant). Currently the server timeouts after 5 minutes. In other ...
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Redirect specific domains with DNS

Currently we filter internet content using OpenDNS, our internal Windows DC/DNS servers point to the router's DNS, which then points to the OpenDNS servers. This works well to block all computer's on ...
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Recommend a web file sharing software please [closed]

I'm looking for a web platform to put company files at. My requirements are: should be accessible via a browser should be open source must be installable (dropbox is a no-go) must have an option to ...
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Subversion multi checkout post-commit hook?

The title must sound strange but I'm trying to achieve the following: SVN repo location: /home/flx/svn/flxdev SVN repo "flxdev" structure: + Project1 ++ files + Project2 + Project3 + Project4 ...
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Server Configuration / Important Parameter for 500Req/Second

I am configuring a server to be used as nginx server for a very heavy traffic website. It is expected to receive traffic from a large number of IP addresses simultaneously. It is expected to get ...
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how to redirect naked domains in apache to www

i have multiple naked domains and i want to redirect those domains so that they begin with www.redirecteddomain.com. i have this .htaccess file which works with on domain how to generalize this ? ...
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How many server does this kind of website needs

I am planning to run a website that host big files (around 200mb total is 2TB of files), I want to run a website that support multiple user downloading such file, I estimate there will be 100 user ...
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DDOS attack - How to prevent [duplicate]

Recently I read about Denial of Service attack on Amazon & PayPal. I am curious that how this is performed. These big companies must have huge servers, so DOS would require billions of bots to ...
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Looking for a GLPI like software [closed]

I'm looking for a GLPI like software. GLPI is really focused on IT devices management. I need something more general that would let me define my own devices and kits. I'm looking for a web based ...
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Configure FTP Publishing on IIS 7.5

I have a server that is hosting multiple websites. I want users to be able to access their sites using FTP all running on port 21. Is this possible in IIS 7.5 (wont surprise me if it isnt!)
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DNS: Why does my DNS take so long to look up?

I have a web-application that I'm testing the frontend performane using looks like YSlow and http://www.webpagetest.org/ One of the things I notice the most is that the time to perform the DNS lookup ...
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Development Environment SMTP Server - Rewrite email recipient address

I am looking for a way to setup an SMTP server in our development environment that will run on the local dev server and rewrite the recipient email address to our debug address, without effecting the ...
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Enterprise grade file sharing

Can anybody suggest any web based application ( enterprise grade) that will allow my internal users to share files with the outside world. Maybe something like yousendit, but I want to be able to host ...
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Web networking - including content from a 2nd web domain into your primary web domain

We have 2 websites, and we would like to be able to include the 2nd site as a part of our first site's URL path for SEO purposes. The example would be: Site 1 = www.domain1.com, Site 2 - ...