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Changing nameservers on whm [on hold]

Hey guys am running a website on digitalocean and i have changed my host to rockspace..I was using cpanel and whm on digital ocean .I have used whm on hostgator..When i change my host to rockspace ...
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hidden all files public_html! but how?

My host has hidden files on my node.js webserver (he did this may/june 2013) and can't remember how/what he did... I need to ask at this point as I have been reading around centos stuff and looking ...
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Setting an IP address per website on a single Linux server?

I'm trying to get two websites on the same server to use different IP addresses. I've set up a virtual IP and set up the the virtual host. I restarted the network after adding the interface, and ...
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113 views

Where websites should live on a Linux server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should websites live in /var/ or /usr/ according to recommended usage? On a Linux server, sites are typically stored in /var/www. But recently I got to know that ...
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376 views

BIND Name Servers aren't returning my site

I don't know much about BIND but I'm learning and my friend helped me setup my own name servers. He did this before and it worked for him so I think he forget a step and that explains why this isn't ...
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2answers
504 views

Monitor memory and CPU usage per website

The Plesk panel associated with my Linux RHEL5 server reports the CPU, memory and disk space of the server in real time although it's not possible for me to find out which websites are consuming most ...
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1answer
665 views

Procedure to renew ssl certificate

I recently got a mail from my hosting server that the SSL certificate for one of my Wordpress website is about to expire in 5 days. It says the certificate needs to be renewed; this can be done using ...
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111 views

Linux - Date of the latest modified file in a folder

What I want to accomplish here is this: I have an apache website, and on that website, I want to display something like Latest website update: 01/12/2011 at 6h32 AM I had an idea on how to do ...
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4answers
515 views

Easiest way to check hits per minute?

One website i was asked to look at has lots of traffic. They disabled the access_log for performance reasons (it doesnt look bad tho) and i was wondering how many hits they were getting per ...
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1answer
42 views

Apache domain configuration

I installed and configured apache server on Linux VPS hosting and uploaded my old website to the new server. I did not point (yet) the domain name to the new IP address. When I click on the browser ...
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1answer
602 views

How to make new files automatically belong to group?

I have used chgrp for the 'logs' and 'cache' directories, and chmod 770, so both the linux user asigned to that site (used to execute scripts from the command-line), and the user 'apache' can ...
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1answer
56 views

Setting up individually accessible public_html for each user of a linux machine [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Setting up individually accessible public_html for each user of a linux machine I have a dedicated server on which I have a site accessible as http://www.example.com I ...
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I dont ever use Linux or VPS ( Virtual Private Servers ), i can use VPS for my webiste? [closed]

i intend to buy http://www.dreamhost.com/hosting-vps.html for website use apache, php, mysql and I dont ever use Linux or VPS. I dont sure I can use this. I used Linux shared host once.
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3answers
248 views

Proper path for a website on a dedicated server?

I have a dedicated server that I need to setup one website one. Where should it be located? I thought it should be: /root/public_html But I think that folder falls in the '/' partition and it only ...
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2answers
73 views

Fixing Files and Links in a Windows to Linux Migration

currently I'll be tasked soon migrating some websites from Windows to Linux. The only real catch that I've seen thus far is that the windows (soon to be Linux) site owners have built their hyperlinks ...
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1answer
130 views

Subversion trunk as DocumentRoot of website

We have subversion running on our Linux development server Can the repository be located in the DocumentRoot of a Virtual host say /var/www/ourwebsite? If I create the repository in there, I cant ...
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285 views

backing up a website - recommended strategy and steps for a newbie sysadmin

I am running a LAMP website on Linux 10.0.4 LTS. I am a newbie sysadmin (I am a developer though) and I am seeking some advice on how best to implement backup for my website. My database is mySQL and ...
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2answers
186 views

confusion with ssl cert and apache

I created a self signed signature. I visited my site and saw that it was untrusted (in FF and IE). After accepting it i saw a msg in IE saying it was signed for a different domain. Come to think of it ...
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3answers
655 views

Multiple websites each with an SSL certificate of its own

We run cent os, plesk with apache and php, mysql. There are around 25 sites and each of them need an SSL certificate now. The host cannot have more than 16 IPs on the same server. Is it possible to ...
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6answers
4k views

Should websites live in /var/ or /usr/ according to recommended usage?

According to a guide on the Linux directory structure, /usr/ is for application files, and /var/ is for files that change (I assume this means "files that belong to the applications"). Is this ...
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2answers
113 views

website migration to another server

I make webiste in joomla. Quite often i have to transfer the webiste from testing server to main server. Initially i copied the files to new server then again i had to chnage the directory ...
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3answers
147 views

Create a web space for a Linux cluster (clueless!)

Sorry for a lack of jargon knowledge and experience. I've recently become a very new sys admin for my research group's cluster in my graduate program. We have a server name bar.foo.edu with about ...
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6answers
10k views

Nagios Monitoring Text on a Website

I was wondering if I could get some help with monitoring text on a website. I.E. If I wanted to monitor google.com for the text "Privacy", I thought I would use the following command: check_http -H ...
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Nagios check for a file on a website

I want to create a nagios check that test if a certain file is available on a public website and if that file contains a certain line of text. From the command line I have been executing: ...