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DNS MX vs CNAME entries

I have recently bought a domain for setting up a website. The website is hosted on OpenShift. Since OpenShift doesn't use its own nameservers, I've edited the DNS records on the domain registrar's ...
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What is a 'best practice' backup plan for a website?

I have a website which is very large and has a large user-base. I am trying to think of a 'best practice' way to create a back up or mirror website, so if something happens on example.com, I can ...
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Is PHP used for quick and easy websites where other languages are used in more complex websites? [on hold]

This stat shows that PHP is used by 75.2% of all the websites whose server-side programming language we know. http://w3techs.com/technologies/overview/programming_language/all And this page shows ...
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Trying to configure server farm and website in IIS

I need to setup IIS to redirect requests to a local team city installation and serve normal websites. I did this by following a blog post on setting up a server farm and to redirect the request. ...
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How to refuse IP's with no reverse DNS with Apache2 or iptables?

With Apache2, or iptables, is there a way to refuse visitors if their IP has no reverse DNS, or does not resolve at all? I have a website targeted to a specific population who has valid reverse DNS. ...
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See what's filling up the server memory? [closed]

Our site goes down more and more often. Every other day. The server response time is too long and it just goes half blank. If I look in the browser source code, I see: Could not connect to the ...
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What kind of tool could I use to keep track of configuration and location of client websites? [closed]

I work for a web content management vendor. We develop our own CMS product and use it to implement website and intranet projects for our clients. Our problem is that we have a lot of clients, with a ...
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Nginx enable site command

We all know how to enable a website using apache on linux. I'm pretty sure that we all agree on using the a2ensite command. Unfortunately there is no default equivalent command comes with Nginx, but ...
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Over a million 404's?

Using Analog 6 for web stats, and I'm surprised to see over a million 404's over 54 days. Am I looking at this correctly? Is this an unusual ratio of 404's to "200 OK" page views? I don't see any ...
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Why would a portion of a website work outside my LAN, and not inside it?

So we have a website at work that no one inside the work LAN can use. Our customers can use it. I can use it if my phone is on LTE. I can't use it on WiFi, through an ethernet connection at work, or ...
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How to throttle your own internet connection?

I am writing a website and want to test it's speed on slower internet connections. I have the unfortunate first world problem of downloading at 100mbps, how can I throttle my own computer's internet ...
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Apache Name Based VirtualHosts Not Working For Varying Local Hostname

I'm trying to configure Apache2 to host different sections of my website for varying host names of the URL using name based virtual hosts. My server is running Debian 7 with Apache version 2.2.22. ...
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setting up sub-domains with apache2

I would like to setup a sub domain on my server at blah.example.com I am able to reach my USERDIR for each user no problem at example.com/~user I am unable to setup blah.example.com is there ...
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What Type of DNS Record do I Need to Make a Sub-domain?

I'm making a website, and I need a sub-domain. I need to email my host so he can add the sub-domain linking, but I don't know which type of DNS record to add on my end in the DNS. Is it A or CNAME?
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Nginx: maintenance mode with “is a developer” check

It's much variants described in Internet how to display maintenance page with nginx. But I didn't find the solution to check if user is a developer and not to display maintenance page for developers. ...
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Best practices to upgrading your website

I have an online store that uses CS-Cart, on a Ubuntu VPS (slicehost). I am about to switch to Magento, but it will take me time to add all the products from the old cart to the new one. I have some ...
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How to check HTTP response code of a secured website with Nagios?

I want to create a nagios check of my secure website. All the check needs to do is login to the site with login details that I pass the script. Does anyone know of a plugin or script that will allow ...
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How can I render html at high resolution? [closed]

I want to create high-quality prints of a website, for a publication. Screenshots can get very gritty when printed out, for no good reason. Embedded bitmap images can't be improved of course, but ...
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Could any kind of code be stored on an external server? [closed]

is it possible to story any code (php html js css ...) on someserver.com/code.file and request it to be loaded onto any website like mysite.com thanks
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Is a Raspberry Pi too slow to use as a web server? [duplicate]

Is a Raspberry Pi 2 too slow to use as a web server to run a php script to edit a file? I'm talking about the Pi2 with 1gb ram and 0.9GHz processor.
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Azure Web App vs Web Site

I am just starting to learn about Azure and I understand the difference between Web Sites, Cloud Services and VM's. However in my Azure portal I can only see Web Apps and not Web Sites. Is this the ...
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accessing same domain name through a different port

I have a production website, and a development website. The must be accessed through the domain name, www.mysite.com. I would like to be able to access the dev site through a praticular port, say ...
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Prepare Windows Server 2012 for web site hosting only [closed]

Hi there I am a good programmer and also a complete newbie in windows administration so apologies for my fist question in serverfault. So I've just got a new server machine that I'm planning to host ...
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Techniques for Filtering Spiders/Bots during Log Files Analysis

I'll begin by telling you what we do. The measures we have implemented catch a lot of spiders, but we have no idea how many we are missing. Currently, we apply a set of measures that are obviously ...
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Apache migrate sites

I have to migrate all sites from a server to another. The actual apache2 server configuration is a virtual host for each site and this is working. My problem is that I want to migrate all sites to the ...
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Website is down but only for me

I have a website that is working fine for everyone but throws an error whenever I try and access it. The web developer is saying it is a problem with my network. What should I check to confirm this? ...
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Count how many times a picture is downloaded from the server [closed]

How can I tell how many times a picture has been downloaded from my server? I use directadmin, but I can also use cpanel if this is easier.
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How to downgrade a 120 Mbit line, to test website speed?

How to downgrade a 120mbit line (our current connection) temporary to a 10mbit to test what our potential clients with less speedy internet are experiencing as the website loads? At this moment ...
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Multiple RD web access sites on same RDS web access server?

I have a single Windows 2012 R2 server with all three required roles for RDS. This RDS deployment is strictly for remote apps. We recently acquired Symantec VIP to enable two-factor authentication for ...
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Extremely high TTFB when connecting to Oracle DB 11 via ODP.net

After mutiple days of searching Google, I still have the following issue: I have an internal website, which is hosted on Win2012 server, and uses ODP.NET to connect to an oracle db. The issue is ...
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Android browsers adding random numbers to php files

Not sure if this should be here or the Android forum - really depends on the solution. I'm having an issue with numbers or hash-like characters randomly being added to my PHP pages. This only seems ...
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How to get the URL to not have port numbers? [duplicate]

I'm using a Web Host WAMP and I have the port open with "8080" and I have to do something like http://www.url.com:8080. But what I did was I put it as a Sub Domain and did something like this: ...
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Server Bandwidth requirements for a website? [duplicate]

I am currently developing a website application which should be able to handle around 2000+ users simultaneously when fully operational, what would be the server and bandwidth requirements to handle ...
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XP clients on sbs network have limited or zero access to specific websites, win 7 ok

Could anyone shed some light on access to some websites from XP pc's on our network. For a few weeks now browsers on the XP machines either can't or have very limited access to some websites. Win 7 ...
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Deleting phpMyAdmin setup.php

My website log files show many requests looking for: /phpmyadmin/scripts/setup.php I have phpmyadmin on my website. Am I supposed to delete that setup.php file or just let them keep on requesting ...
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Our web-developers have a project that requires accepting file-uploads. What should I ensure is covered?

A recent project requires one of our websites to accept file uploads from (logged in) users (primarily images and possibly some video). What are some (generic) things we need to take into account, ...
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Link A record with Laravel public directory

I set up VPS server. There I have Laravel deployed (/var/www/html/mysite/public). The issue is, in must be on mysubdomain.mysite.com. So i configured A Record for VPS IP and it really works. I set ...
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How to manage 100+ websites hosting and deployment

Currently we have a VPS that hosts over 100 websites using PHP-FPM and NGINX. They are a mix of Symfony, CakePHP and plain PHP. We also use Git to deploy. Pros All in one place Updates done at ...
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Opera Proxy login wrong ip

I checked my site on alexa and i can see that over 50% of the traffic is unidentified, alexa says that those people are browsing through a proxy, how can I ensure that all access to my website will ...
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Domain only responding to certain locations?

I have a client who's been having problems with his site. The server doesn't seem to want to load hes site in certain countries, though other sites are fine. But this site [link removed] only seems ...
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Have Free website Hosting with Google App Engine

I'm reading about Google App Engine. I'm creating a bunch of simple dynamic websites in java. I'm considering to use Google App Engine and setup my clients' website on it. In this way I've only to ...
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What is the best Time-Of-Day to run the maintenance of an international (English) website?

If you want to have a non-country-specific website in English, what is/are the best time-of-day to run the maintenance? You can also answer by specifying what is the worst time-of-day to run the ...
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Apache virtual host set up not working for a single website

I have a Linode VPS hosting several websites. Using Linode guides, I created folders to place files and created an apache .conf file holding the virtual host configuration for each website. This ...
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Is my site getting hacked (Bluehost)?

I'm running a simple website off of Bluehost, and I needed to use custom Python scripts so I created a cgi-bin folder in my site's directory and added my cgi python files there. Everytime I tried to ...
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How to register rss for a website?

I am not sure if I ask this question in the right place, because I am new to it. What I want to ask is, do I need to register/create RSS for my website? I have a website, lets say: ...
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Slow loading Magento Commerce homepage

I have recently changed by website and it is really loading slowly :- dancemidisamples.com here is a report http://www.webpagetest.org/result/120906_78_ANK/ As far as I can tell the is a issue with ...
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Domain controller same dns as website [duplicate]

I have the problem, that our website has the same name as our domain. Our website is hosted by an external comapny. Now all computer in our network can't access our website, because the DNS always ...
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correct file system permissions for joomla installation on linux

My question is pretty general. Lets assume I have a linux distribution web server, with the /var/www/ is the web directory. I used my superuser account to upload and unzip the Joomla installation ...
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Site faster on 1 core/1GB ram than on 8 core/32GB ram wth?

Both sites are US based. I'm located in Europe. http://198.105.209.13/ <==== site that loads tons faster on 1 core and 1gb ram ONLY (Cent OS VPS) http://108.61.35.219/ <== site is located on ...
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What should I do about a mixed content warning on my website?

My server is configured to use HTTPS only; this works okay. But when I visit the website I get this message in Firefox (next to the URL bar): Firefox is blocking content on this page Most ...