Refers to the software or hardware that make up a webserver, delivering content on a private or public website.

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Joomla 3.3.3 SMTP Connection Fail

Hella All, I'm currently having issues on trying to configure the smtp on the new version of Joomla 3.3.3. I have already speend countless hours on trying to re configure this but I'm getting the ...
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How can I use Virtual Linux Server as Web Application Server? [on hold]

I have Windows Server 2012 R2 and I will create Virtual Linux Server on it (via VirtualBox).. I want to use both Windows and Virtual Linux server as Http Server. How can I implement. Note: I will ...
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Securing Webserver and Database

I need to secure an internal web server and sql db, that is going to be made public(www) At this stage im only looking to provide a reasonable amount of security($$) until it gets bigger at which ...
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ssh connection failed via php

ssh connection failed via php Trying to connect to ssh using a php script via a webserver. I work on a MacOsX. I changed apache's User and Group (_www:_www) to my own User and Group (). The command I ...
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nginx logging to access.log.1 instead of access.log, logrotate failing?

I have an nginx instance that is set to log access to /var/log/nginx/access.log and errors to /var/log/nginx/errors.log, but as soon as logrotate runs each week, the file gets moves to *.log.1 and the ...
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JS and CSS file are not loading due to missing forward slash

My client moved to new server which nginx & percona server. Problem is the forward slash is being removed from end of the url. as you can see in the picture: therefor the design files such as ...
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How to invoke a custom nginx module for any request? Is handler always needed? Can filters be invoked directly instead?

I am trying to write a nginx module which will filter out GET requests for any resource whose size is greater than say 1000KB. I followed the tutorials, the module compiles and installs fine. However ...
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What would prompt multiple web crawlers to scan a site? [migrated]

I ask because a few of my servers are currently being scanned by 5+ bots: Bing, Google, Baidu, Sougu, and Yandex, along with Google's mobile bots and others. Is this just bad luck or could something ...
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Sqlite database and php display blank on remote server [closed]

I am having problem with my php and sqlite portal the link to the portal where ever data is to be retrieve from sqlite database is showing blank page on a web server but working well on a ...
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is it possible to have Web server and NAS on the same hardware microsever? [closed]

I have a HP microserver proliant gen 8, and i want to know if there's a way to make this hardware work as NAS with freeNAS ... etc, and in the same time make it work as a web server with Centos Nginx ...
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How to deny POST to a url in nginx

Some of the sql heavy urls on my app (say /members) are being attacked by botnets. So I'd like to disable anybody to post to these urls, while allowing others to GET them. I tried to make a nested ...
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Simpler solution to this nginx config?

When I setup a website with ssl, I almost always have this boilerplate nginx config (instructions in comments): # Redirect both (http/https) non www. to www. server { listen 80; listen ...
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Web client software, running on server, using a proxy

an institution I work for, a library, has a proxy server, that can be used by registered (logged-in, authorized) users. There is high demand for this service, as browsing internet with library's IP ...
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How can I point my domain to a host without turning over the nameservers? [migrated]

I have a domain name on GoDaddy, and a site hosted on Network Solutions. Not my choices -- I'm helping out a family member who already has that arrangement. Currently, the domain's nameserver records ...
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Scaling a web application horizontally in Tomcat (load balancing / clustering)

I develop a simple REST-style web application consisting of 2 basic modules. Module#1: server exposing REST web services, stateless, deployed in Tomcat Module#2: REST client There is one Tomcat ...
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Nginx rewrite for a large group of URL's to a 444

I am looking for a rewrite that will pick up any number of defined URL's and do a return 444 on any of them. Rather than writing out each one individually, I was hoping for something where I could do ...
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CasperJS: How to obtain a persistent login when using a login script [migrated]

(background: I'm not a web developer, but someone with 20 years of IT and Unix/Infrastructure - so i would class myself as an intermediate skill scripting ) I have a CasperJS script which logs into ...
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Setting up nginx in aws rhel 7 instance, seeing 403 forbidden

So I'm trying to set-up nginx on a RHEL 7 AWS micro instance, nothing fancy just mainly for testing. Installed nginx I believe correctly sudo yum install nginx.x86_64 sudo chkconfig nginx on sudo ...
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Using App Pool Identity vs Local Account in IIS

I am supposed to harden web applications we have developed in our company.I decided to create separate application pool for each web site for this purpose. My question is whether using Application ...
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where should the site root directory be? [closed]

Where should I put my site root directory "my_site"? Any best practice? /var/www/my_site/ /var/local/sites/my_site/ /usr/share/wwww/my_site/ /usr/local/my_site/ /opt/my_site/ /srv/my_site/
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how to run a web app: users/groups to use for each component?

How do you organize your users/groups to run the different components of your web app? Any best practices? The answer of this question (What permissions should my website files/folders have on a ...
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How to prevent text/event-stream streams from being buffered by eager web proxies?

I am writing an application which uses server-sent events to push updates to the browser. This works very well for the most part, except when the client is behind a "web accelerator" proxy which very ...
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What is the best approach to handle email form abused by bots?

I just recently moved to a Dedicated Server hosting from a normal Reseller Hosting, and currently facing issue with email blacklisting. One of my clients has about 4 contact forms that automatically ...
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Apache was hited from localhost at the time the server was under attack [duplicate]

I have reasons to conjecture that my server was under some kind of attack last week. (The webserver wasn't responding during the time I was teaching students of computer science at university.) I was ...
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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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Why use daemon mode of mod-wsgi with apache mpm-worker

I am trying to tune my server which hosts a django app using mod-wsgi on an apache web server. I have been reading some resources on using mod-wsgi with apache2 and beyond a certain point things are ...
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Accessing awstats after domain move to another server

We had a server running on linux, and used awstats for our log analyzer. Our domain was http://ourdomain.school.edu We've since moved our site into a content management system run by our university. ...
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Connect to VMware workstation vitural machine from another computer on the network [closed]

How can I set up the networking on my VMware Workstation so that I may connect to webpages hosted on the VM within the same network? Update: Tried bridge networking and can not get it to connect to ...
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AWS: Sync WWW folder between multiple load balanced instances

I am new to AWS. I am trying to setup an EC2 web server. I got the server up and running, I made the AMI (which included the WWW folder), added the load balancer etc. I terminated the original ...
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Lightweight webserver with SSPI authentification [closed]

I'm looking for a fast, lightweight web server (for example nginx or lighttpd) which supports authentication to a Microsoft Kerberos authentication server (SSPI). This webserver must run under Windows ...
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How do I handle the server hostname with multiple web sub-domains and email? [closed]

A while back, I set up a server using nginx for a web site, example1.com, along with email using sendmail and all went well. Recently, I set up a second web site, example2.com, along with email in the ...
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Using Sun Netra 240 to Host asp.net Web page

My boss was offered a Sun Netra 240 server, still in the box. The machine,purchased in 2008, is has two single core 1.5GHZ processors and two gigabytes of RAM. My boss asked if it would be worth ...
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Can Subject Alternative Name(SAN) Certificate install on different Web Server or OS? [closed]

Let say: application.house.com apache tomcat : physical server email.house.com apache tomcat : virtual finance.house.com Oracle Wallet Manager : physical server ...
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What to monitor (key indicators) on web and database server

I just installed Munin for monitoring my web and database server. I lot of plugins were included out-of-the box, but I could use some advice on which one is actually good key indicators to monitor. ...
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Redirect user from HTTP to HTTPS in IIS

I have a virtual machine with a Windows Server 2012 running in a Windows 8 host. The host redirects all http traffic to port 81 to port 80 of the server and there I have an IIS web server. What I'm ...
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Why do we really need apache + php if php can run as web server?

A few months ago i did an experiment that kinda went out very well, today we have an intranet portal using the following technologies: JeasyUI phpgrid Kibana So, based on our tests why do we need ...
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Web Management Service Fails to Start

I have two web servers. One is the primary and the other is a warm spare in case the primary goes down. Using the Web Management Service, we automatically copy updates from the primary server to ...
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Overall connection without IP apache [closed]

I'm trying to locate problem at my site and really slow loading and response Command netstat -ntu | awk '{print $5}' | cut -d: -f1 | sort | uniq -c | sort -n is give me overall connections per IP ...
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Apache dying when new domain is added/removed

Each time I add new domain inside my server's control panel the Apache server and nginx as frontend proxy should restart - nginx as reload, apache as graceful. However it throws nginx error page, ...
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Running multiple Nginx and MySQL instances within Docker containers

Could someone tell me if I am making correct use of Docker's workflow? After reading about Docker and going through some brief tutorials, I see you can isolate services and applications within its ...
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TMG reverse proxy and basic config

I recently set up TMG2010 and I believe I've done something wrong with my configuration. I do not want to run anything extra apart from a web publishing/reverse proxy setup. My internet goes to an ...
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Connecting local web server to local dns server

I have 1 local webserver "192.168.91.100" and 1 local DNS server "192.168.91.101" to do name resolve for the local web server. I have configured few zones in local DNS server. I wanted to link this ...
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nginx always gives 500 error for JS file after I change it

I'm running nginx on a local CentOS 6.3 server. I have a particular javascript file that loads in a webpage. If I change the javascript file, and refresh the webpage, I always get a 500 error. Then ...
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Intranet AD login for External Website

Is it possible to setup a website on the internet such that it does a Single Sign for people coming from intranet Active Directory logins? If this is possible, are there any products/tools which help ...
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nginx Subdirectory Rewrites for MVC

I am tasked with administering a web application that has a base directory with a bunch of legacy code in it, and a subdirectory of my own making with an MVC based API which we are using to slowly ...
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Apache Redirect to another folder, both within and outside document root [closed]

I've recently set up a home web/media server and having a few difficulties with a few of the settings. It's working fine for serving webpages etc but I've now reorganised the structure of the main ...
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DNS of site fails to resolve only on IE - 'This page can't be displayed'

On IE (and only IE), our domain coinchat.org fails to resolve. IE displays the 'This page can't be displayed' error. In the IE console, the page is actually 'dnserror.htm' hinting that IE might have ...
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Where to place files for download on website? [closed]

Out of these following options, what would you guys recommend as a best practice or approach? I have a website that has a ton of pdf and word files that any one can click to download. What is the best ...
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Dedicated Server or Shared Hosting? How can you tell? [closed]

I understand this might be a difficult question to answer from the research I have done so far, but here it goes: I don't have access to my so called dedicated server. This is managed by a 3rd party ...
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What are good systems for managing Drupal infrastructure? [closed]

I work in a company which is about to migrate most applications from in-house custom built Java/Tomcat applications to Drupal. Due to company policies, applications and websites need to run on ...