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How to to use a cgi file without an extension as index in Apache

I'm using WebMin to administer an Apache server and am having trouble getting Apache to use a python CGI file without an extension (named "home") as my index. The file is executable and works OK if I ...
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Webmin slave DNS

I setup slave DNS server for my master, I configured everything, all domains was transfered to the slave server, I can add new domain, edit existing domain, but in the logs I've got problems. There ...
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What could reset the hostname of a server? [closed]

After upgrading some servers to Debian Linux 6.0, from time to time I find the server hostname reset to (none). How could I track what process does that and avoid this situation? I am a programmer, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 issue installing Webmin modules (file does not exist)

I'm running ubuntu 12.04. On this machine I have Webmin 1.580 installed. When trying to add a new module to Webmin I receive an error: "Failed to install module from : File does not exist" This ...
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Webmin and/or port 10000 not working

I've recently installed Webmin on a Ubuntu server but I can't get it to work. I asked a recent question about saving iptables but it turns out you don't need to "save" iptables changes. Anyway, I ...
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allow Windows 2012 AD users to ssh into a linux computer

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 running as a domain controller. I also have a Debian 7.2 server (running Webmin 1.6) which I would like to give users ssh access to using their domain accounts. On the ...
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No mod-mono.so or mod_mono.conf after Install

(I apologize in advance for "spam" I asked on "Ask Ubuntu" but no one answered in 5 days. I didn't think this would be hard as I'm sure many have installed Mono with Webmin on Ubuntu 12.04.) On ...
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DNS (Bind9 - Webmin) Configure single name domains

I'm trying to achieve the following: Through my "internal" acl (acl's are in place, and have been verified to work), i would like to setup some single name domains for ie a intranet... so when ...
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Virtualmin & git integration

I've installed virtualmin on my VPS to manage my websites. It's working perfect and as expected nearly a year now. Recently I wanted to add some features to one of my sites, and I need git ...
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Postfix mail server acting as an open relay

I'm trying to get postfix to work with mail clients (thunderbird / outlook), but the only way I can achieve it at the moment is by turning the mail server into an open relay, which is very bad, ...
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In CentOS 4.3 Webmin 1.3000 bandwidth monitoring is eating disk space. How to delete those files?

I maintain Linux server being used for Mail, Squid and DNS service. Recently I observed that something was eating server disk space. But at last, today I caught the culprit which was consuming the ...
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After software update, why is webmin showing wrong mySQL version?

I did a full OS/package update on a server running webmin. Now when I go into webmin, it's showing the correct new version of Ubuntu, Apache, etc...but it's still showing the old version of mySQL. ...
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CentOS 6 with webmin and virtualmin - cant get POP / SMTP working?

I've set up Webmin and Virtualmin on a CentOS 6 dedicated server. Postifx / Dovecot config is untouched by me, and I havent tried to open or close any ports manually. My problem is that after ...
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Make VirtualMin git Module SMART

I used VirtualMin's git module to setup a private git over http on one of my servers. I have other servers with git over ssh but this was my first try to setup it over http and with VirtualMin. ...
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JAVA blocks File Manager in Webmin

There's a file manager tool in webmin that is based on java platform. After I set up my VPS, I get the security warning, the connection to this website is untrusted and when I hit continues, I see ...
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mod_fcgid: read data timeout errors

I moved to an unmanaged server that uses fcgid (before I was using mod_php), and in the error logs I see tons of such errors: [Mon Apr 23 21:17:12 2012] [warn] [client 66.249.68.233] mod_fcgid: ...
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How to access FTP or SFTP in Webmin?

I have a linux server running webmin that I cannot connect to with FTP/SFTP. Usually I can connect to any server, eventually. But not this one. I can login and create any kind of user, do anything. ...
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How to authentifiate webmin user using an exiusting ldap server? [closed]

I would like to authenticates webmin user in my company's ldap. The users are all defined in the ldap but only few of them should have webmin access on a list of sites (1 to 3 on 300 sites). There ...
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Setting Up DNS Correctly on a VPS w/ Subdomains

So, I'm working on migrating my website (Forums, home page, custom html scripts ect) from a Shared Host over to a VPS. I'm completely new with a VPS and spent a few days reading up and researching ...
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Long virtualmin backup causes Apache to stop responding

I've configured a scheduled backup on virtualmin to backup all my virtual servers. That backup is taking about 2hours to complete. (yes, its a long time but it is gzipping a 50Gb file, so I don't ...
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Virtual Host Web Files Not Being Served

I am attempting to serve web files via virtual host, but Apache keep blocking the directory's files. All that will show is the default Apache Welcome page. index.html gets a permissions error, and ...
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Virtualmin/Webmin - How to install PHP 5.2 as secondary PHP version?

I know how to install additional PHP to exiting one in Virtualmin (actually I have 5.4 and 5.5 together) but how I can add PHP 5.2.17 to 5.4? The way which I have used is not working in this case I ...
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Webmin “allow” parameter for all Internet IP's

Is it possible to allow connections to Webmin from any Internet ip? I tried allow=127.0.0.1 0.0.0.0/32 But still blocking my remote access over Internet.
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started removing a physical volume from an LVM from webmin. how can I see the progress?

so I recently added a 2TB physical volume (PV) to an LVM volume group (VG) with the sole purpose of removing another 2TB PV from the VG. Everything is carried out from webmin. So once the extra PV ...
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KVM, Ubuntu 12.04, Cloudmin and port security

In my test environment I get everything working perfectly the way I want it. Running Cloudmin KVM instances over a bridged adapter. Then when it comes time to install at the data center I hit a brick ...
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How to get Postfix to send mail from multiple domains?

I recently installed Webmin, Postfix, and Dovecot on a fresh Debian Wheezy system. Everything is working fine, except I'd like to know how I can configure Postfix to not only receive but also send ...
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Creating subdomain for Webmin on Amazon Route 53 / EC2

I have setup / installed webmin on Amazon Ec2 instance running linux. After creating user with login credential and adding port 10000 in security group, I am able to login via ...
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nginx displays wrong document roots (Virtualmin)

I recently set up Virtualmin on a clean Debian7-32bit VPS. I decided to go with nginx instead of Apache. Virtualmin sets up separate config files for each "virtual host", which I guess is fine. I ...
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OpenSSL, PostiveSSL Root Authority

I seem to have a problem with my SSL Configuration and was wondering if anyone could help me. I've set everything up correctly (as far as I'm aware) But for some reason when I hit ...
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PuTTY “Server unexpectedly closed network connection” error before login - CentOS 6.3 VPS

I can't seem to login to my CentOS 6.3 Server VPS, neither PuTTY nor the SerFISH Web SSH service seem to work. It started after I tried to login using X11 forwarding in PuTTY. Now even with every ...
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Virtualmin Chroot FTP Users

Can someone tell me how to chroot FTP users with Virtualmin, if it is possible.
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Percona 5.6 not starting automatically after server reboot on Ubuntu with Virtualmin

I've got a new install of Ubuntu 12.04 + Virtualmin. I've upgraded from the default mysql 5.5 to Percona 5.6. Everything works except for one problem: when the server reboots, Percona is not ...
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Restoring Virtualmin backup fails: “Cannot change ownership”

I'm attempting to restore my DNS settings from a virtualmin backup after reinstalling bind9. I've selected only the DNS to be restored, as per the advice in this link, regarding duplication of ...
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Webmin doesn't show 'restart required' or 'new release available'

I've noticed that while the Webmin update notification system works reasonably well, there are a couple of curious omissions: information shown when logging in to the terminal that is not shown ...
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Where does Webmin store its firewall configuration?

I want to copy the firewall configuration for iptables from one server to the other. Both servers run Debian Squeeze and have Webmin 1.660 installed, so I want to copy the configuration that Webmin ...
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Postfix security: Accepting emails for and sending emails from my domains only

I have a virtual server running Debian Wheezy, and I am trying to configure it as a Postfix mail server. I haven't found though any easy to follow tutorial on how to secure Postfix... and my mail.log ...
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Scientific Linux - mysql and apache fail to start on reboot

Both mysqld and httpd fail to restart following a reboot of the server, although chkconfig --list shows both daemons set to on for run levels 2,3,4 & 5 All control is being exectuted via Webmin ...
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Centos IPTables - Allow Traffic for Multiple IP Addresses [closed]

I know that: 211.95.79.186/24, it would allow 211.95.79.0 all the way up to 211.95.79.255. and 211.95.0.0/16, it would allow 211.95.0.0 all the way up to 211.95.255.255. and 192.168.1.30-50, it ...
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Webmin Apache ownership and ability for user to edit files in www root

I am using webmin to install apache and run Wordpress, and i am getting some permission errors. Here is what I have done so far: I have installed webmin apache, it is running under the user:group ...
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how to change database timezone on vps

I am running my domain on a vps and I have virtualmin and webmin access. In my php files, I need to record the current time by using mysql NOW() when a row is inserted. I changed the timezone from ...
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Samba share not working for osx users, but fine for windows users?

Using webmin on a linux box I setup a few samba shares. I can access them fine using any windows machine, but when I connect to the server using osx, finder prompts me for a username and password then ...
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Use Webmin to change php configuration doesn't work

I have a site under virtualmin. I run phpinfo and get the php configuration. trying to change display_errors on on log into webmin --> server --> apache webserver --> php Add configuration flag ...
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Forward emails to a user

I am setting up my first mail server. In the past, I used an already configured Postfix setup that I am trying to replicate. Essentially I could create a user on the server, then add a rule into ...
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How to have multiple PHP on Webmin/Virtualmin

I've scoured the internet for 4 hours now trying to find how to get newer PHP Versions on Webmin. No luck! Ideally, how do you get PHP 5.5 on Webmin/Virtualmin? If this is not available yet the ...
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I have configured Webmin service in monit

I have configured webmin service in monit this way: check process webmin with pidfile /var/webmin/miniserv.pid start program = "/etc/init.d/webmin start" stop program = "/etc/init.d/webmin stop" ...
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Mail set up in multiple domain server

I have a server with one IP and multiple domains. Using Webmin, Postfix and Dovecot. These domains are created automatically by webmin (and it creates the user, the user folder, database etc) but as ...
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Ubuntu Apache2 Webmin — mixing * ports and non-* ports with a NameVirtualHost address is not supported, proceeding with undefined results

I'm a relative beginner with LAMP servers; I've played with Ubuntu on a few systems before but this unexpected problem has me stumped. I'm hoping someone can offer advice. I've been reading all day ...
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debian: apache proxy pass subdomain to webmin with ssl

I am having an issue setting up a subdomain to proxypass using apache2 to webmin. I can currently access webmin the following ways: https://mydomain.com:10000 https://webmin.mydomain.com:10000 ...
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Update PHP in Webmin-Virtualmin VPS

I googled for a while and could not find any documentation regarding updating PHP to 5.3 in Webmin-Virtualmin installed VPS. My OS is Centos 5.8 My PHP version is 5.1.6. I tried via Virtualmin ...
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How to allow an IP in Virtualmin like we did in cpanel for MySQL access?

How can I allow an IP in webmin so I could connect to MySQL with specific user? I could do it in cPanel by adding that IP but in Virtualmin I think it's related to Host permissions or User ...