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Monit: How to optimally monitor an URL

My webserver runs nginx with php5-fpm. If some trouble occurs, usually php5-fpm hung up, resulting in a "bad gateway" server error. Of course, I never know, if nginx may crash as well, some day. When ...
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Questions about NGINX limit_req_zone

I got a problem with NGINX limit_req_zone. Anyone can help? The problem is that, I want to limit user access to some specific URL, for example: /forum.php?mod=forumdisplay? ...
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Rotating outgoing IP's

I want to rotate IP addresses for web-scraping, and here is my setup: I have configured multiple IP addresses as below in my /etc/network/interfaces file: # The loopback network interface auto lo ...
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No input file specified nginx subfolder

I've searched many results in this site has same title as my question, but I can't find a suit for me, this is my problem : I installed nginx on ubuntu Everything is ok now, but when I tried to ...
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Configuration for Media Streaming Server With 60+ Concurrent User Connected over Wifi [duplicate]

i need a piece of advice for building a SOHO (Small Office / Home Office) like system but rather for (60+ User). This system will be Web / DHCP / DNS server. Allowing 60-100 Users concurrent access ...
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How do you do load testing and capacity planning for web sites?

This is a canonical question about capacity planning for web sites. Related: Can you help me with my capacity planning? How do you do Load Testing and Capacity Planning for ...
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apache webserver unresponsible with server-status showing all child processes waiting for connection

My setup: i have 3 nearly identical webserver machines serving the same high loaded dynamic website with simple load balancing over dns. The service has been working for over two ears with the same ...
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Windows Server 2012 as web server with user authentication - VL/SPLA - is it legal? [duplicate]

I've been wrapping my head around the topic for a few days now and the more I read the less I understand. Question 1: If I purchase a license for Windows 2012 Server (either ...
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How to configure nginx to dynamically read folders, user accounts/domains? [duplicate]

I have cPanel and Apache 2.4 on my CentOS 6.6 VPS. I installed Nginx as a reverse proxy. Everything works fine. I have 2 domains on the VPS & I'm able to configure them both on nginx. The ...
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Manual NAT on Checkpoint (Redirect all http requests to a local web server)

We have a proxy server in our internal network and I want to redirect all internet http requests to a web server in local network. It'll be like a Network Billboard that says "No direct connection is ...
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How to configure nginx to dynamically read folders, user accounts/domains?

I have cPanel and Apache 2.4 on my CentOS 6.6 VPS. I installed Nginx as a reverse proxy. Everything works fine. I have 2 domains on the VPS & I'm able to configure them both on nginx. The ...
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Using wordpress as a subdirectory of a drupal installation?

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 with NginX 0.7.65. I have Drupal installed in the root directory and it works perfectly with an appropriately configured vhost file, but now I would like to install Wordpress ...
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Retrieve names of all sites on a webserver

Is there anyway that I could get names of all sites hosted on a IIS web server, to a text file? Any command or any alternative? Tried googling but couldnt find anything related.
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Nginx reverse proxy configuration for multiple domains

I have multiple accounts/domains on my server. I'm using cPanel with Apache 2.4 and wanted to use Nginx as a front reverse proxy. I changed Apache port, installed Nginx and it works fine but for one ...
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Is IPv6 configuration important? [closed]

My website's server currently uses IPv4 only. I know IPv6 will be important in the future, but: Is it important to use IPv6 now? Does my website get less visitors if the server does not support ...
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Access a remotely inaccessible webapp through an accessible server [closed]

I need to access a locally developed webapp (port 80), which is for the time being inside a computer that cannot be accessed remotely: local machine (for ex. it's behind a firewall). So, what I ...
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Apache on CWP web panel [migrated]

I have installed centos web panel on my centos6 server, CWP on my HP Proliant G8 server. I installed it as localhost web server. I put php.info script in public_html folder, and it doesn't work in ...
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Does IIS W3WP use non-blocking I/O to serve static content?

Let's say... IIS is serving a static .MP3 resource that is 10MB in size. The request for the resource comes in to HTTP.sys and is sent to the appropriate W3WP process to handle. The worker process ...
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iis 7 response slow even on localhost with a text file

My server (windows 2008 r2) began serving files really really slowly in IIS 7 after I rebooted the machine. To test what was causing this I created a file "test.txt" on the site directory and ...
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High Apache busy workers and high load average

I've been experiencing a spike in load average on a web server I manage on almost a daily basis now, here are the server specs: 6 x 2.4 GHz dedicated CPU 3GB RAM This is a VPS of which is running ...
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Using URL rewrite module for http to https redirect

Following ruslany's suggestion on the URL Rewrite Tips page here, I'm trying to use URL Rewrite to redirect http:// requests for my site to https://. I've written and tested the rule using a test site ...
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Tomcat localhost page showing HTTP500 but I can access the 'sample' war / app but no others - Jenkins installed

I'm trying to set up my server properly so that I can run servlets on it with the help from Jenkins. Within the webapps folder are two war files. One for jenkins and one for the sample from ...
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Creating a fallback error page for nginx when root directory does not exist

I have set up an any-domain config on my nginx server - to reduce the amount of work needed when I open a new site/domain. This config allows me to simply create a folder in /usr/share/nginx/sites/ ...
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Selecting a webserver configuration

I have a website, which has grown from 10 visits per day, to 100 per day in couple of months, and now to about 800 unique visits per day. So far, I have been using a VPS with 512MB RAM, and shared ...
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Run two services with the same public port

Say I have http://localhost:8080 pointing to my Jenkins instance and http://localhost:8081 pointing to my Jira instance, what do I need to do to acess my services like http://localhost/jenkins and ...
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Fedora 20 webserver very slow [migrated]

I got a personal webserver running on my computer. I made sure the port required is open on the firewall and my router, when I access the page via localhost, it's lightning fast. However many other ...
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Access Denied on LAN IIS Access via Integrated Authentication

I have an IIS 7.5 (Win2k8R2) Webserver, which publishes an UNC Share (on a Fileserver) with restricted access. The AppPool Identity is a Domain User-Account with read access to mentioned UNC path. ...
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Nginx error: “Primary script unknown” while reading response header from upstream

I have installed Nginx 1.6.2 with PHP-FPM (PHP 5.5.18) under CentOS 6.6 server. I didn't touch nothing else but /etc/nginx/conf.d/default.conf file where I made some changes (see below): server { ...
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The impact of Apache graceful restarts and user experience

Is it safe to perform a graceful restart of Apache on a production server? What effects will a graceful restart cause and what would be the impact (if any)? Will there be any detrimental impacts (e.g. ...
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Apache server-status returning 404, then redirecting to my Wordpress install

I'm trying to get Munin's various Apachie plugins to work on my web server, but I'm hitting issues. Upon asking Munin to check available plugins, two of the three Apache plugins return an error saying ...
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IIS/ASP.NET performance incident - Perfmon Current Annonymous Users going through roof but Requests/sec low

Setup: ASP.NET 4.0 website on IIS 6.0 on Win 2003 64 bit, 8xCPUs, 16GB memory, separate SQL 2005 DB server. Had a serious slowdown today with any otherwise fairly well performing ASP.NET site. For a ...
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Apache httpd: Send error logs to syslog and local disk? Without touching /etc/syslog.conf?

I have an Apache httpd 2.2 server. I want to log all messages using syslog, so that the requests are sent to our central syslog server. I also want to ensure that all log messages are sent to local ...
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send a command via a website to a windows server

Is there an interface or something else which provides a connection between a website and a windows server to send commands via the website to the server and the server itself perfoms it? I want to ...
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JBoss as Webasever default admin ID and Password

I have deployed a WAR file into JBoss web application, one of the page in this WAR prompts for the webserver admin ID and Password. I am not able to find the default admin ID and Password. Can you ...
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WebServer - moving MySQL to another server on LAN for gaining more processing power?

I have website with high traffic hosted on dedicated machine. This machine running out of resources. Will moving MySQL database to another dedicated machine on LAN give more resources to website ...
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nginx closes connection on some pictures

There is problem with nginx. It closes connection before client finishes download. It looks like: $ wget -O /dev/null http://www.site.com/images/theme/front/clean.jpg --2012-07-11 21:37:03-- ...
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PC in VMWARE can ping Host computer but host computer can't ping the VMWARE machine

I'm creating PFsense lab with this diagram The Webserver can ping the outside host (PC3) but the PC3 can't ping the webserver. The firewall i'm using is PFSense. I have disabled all Window ...
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Why is SPDY breaking 'Vary: Accept-Encoding' in Nginx 1.4.3?

I've compiled Nginx 1.4.3 from source with the SPDY module. However when SPDY is enabled, it seems to break my 'Vary: Accept-Encoding' header. My Nginx Configuration: ./configure ...
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Elastic IP Not Resolving to Windows Instance

I'm sure I'm just missing a step, but I can't figure out how to get server to resolve to new elastic IP address. I appreciate everyone for their help. I've been trying to figure this out for a while ...
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getpwnam(“www”) failed in /etc/nginx/nginx.conf

I copied the nginx.conf sample onto my ubuntu 12.04 box (I don't know where to put the other conf files. I'm an nginx noob). When I try to start nginx I get the following error: ...
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IIS removed application still remain appearing as folder content view (able to convert to application back again)

*IIS 7.5 *Windows Server 2008 R2 I have a folder physical path which is directed from two applications in IIS. 'Pineapple' and 'PineappleJR'. 'PineappleJR' was deleted, but it remains appearing in the ...
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Data location of IBM i Apache server descriptions in HTTPAdmin interface

I'm working on replicating Apache servers to a HA box, and I can replicate the servers themselves correctly (QUSRSYS/QATMHINSTC and the associated files in /www/), but I cannot find where the ...
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Replacement for a windows server 2003 web edition [closed]

Currently i have a windows server 2003 web edition which hosts public websites. I would like to replace this server with a new one. While looking for a new OS I noticed windows does no longer offers a ...
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Can I give a friendly error message for connections less than TLS 1.1?

For security reasons, I want to block all TLS connections older than TLS1.1. I also want to give a friendly error message for users who use less than TLS 1.1 on my site. Is there any way to ...
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apache2: why <LimitExcept> parameter results “deny not allowed here” error in virtualhost tag?

I have asked the same question to stackoverflow but then I thought it might be more related to here. in apache's httpd.conf between VirtualHost tags I put <LimitExcept> expression like follows: ...
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tunnel port 8080 over jumpserver using ssh - socks5 proxy?

I have this setup: LocalPC - Jumpserver - Webserver with page only accessible on this machine via localhost:8080 LocalPC and Webserver are not connected - Jumpserver has to be used. Jumpserver ...
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How to find list of php files being run on my web server

Mine is Ubuntu VPS and all my sites are CMS based(Drupal, Wordpress etc) which run thru index.php. My account has been hacked several times using some exploits by placing a php files and executing ...
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What is mean ETA in web hosting industry? [closed]

All of our servers down. Our web hosting provider says "We do not have an ETA of when this problem will be resolved." What is mean ETA?
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Why does chrome show a very long 'blocking' time (sometimes) when loading static files from Jetty 9

I'm seeing some strange behavior from Chrome when loading web resources from a Jetty 9.2.3 instance I'm setting up. In particular, I see some requests returning quickly, while others take a very long ...
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How to check my site speed? [closed]

im the developer and in charge of a company's Wordpress based site our site started to run a lot slower recently and i am trying to figure it out for two weeks now! My main problem is that every ...