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How to patch CVE-2015-0235 (GHOST) on Debian Lenny and Squeeze?

Install devscripts Get the patch for lenny from http://pastebin.com/Hhsut197 (based on the official glibc patch, removed ChangeLog, NEWS stuff, adapted Makefile for lenny, removed patch #2 for ...
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How to patch CVE-2015-0235 (GHOST) on Debian Lenny and Squeeze?

You can also use the eglibc patch from Squeeze LTS to build patched Lenny packages: http://sources.debian.net/data/main/e/eglibc/2.11.3-4+deb6u4/debian/patches/any/cvs-gethostbyname.diff Put it in ...
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Disable a service from starting at all runlevels?

I think this would do the job: insserv -r foo
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How to change the temporary upload directory nginx/passenger?

If possible at all, you should definitely use Reza's answer and use the 'upload' module. However, if you use nginx as a reverse proxy with a backend on a different machine, that module won't ...
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How can I copy an AMI between regions in AWS?

Debian Lenny is very old and I assume that's the reason why Oregon doesn't provide the kernels you need to run your image. The only thing I can think of is to update your PV-Grub and create new AMIs. ...
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How to patch CVE-2015-0235 (GHOST) on Debian Lenny and Squeeze?

I've recompiled the glibc-2.7 sources for Debian Lenny including the CVE-2015-0235 patch of Debian Squeeze LTS. As it takes quite some time to compile these packages you may grab a copy via https://...
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Disable a service from starting at all runlevels?

sudo update-rc.d SERVICE disable If you want to specify run levels. sudo update-rc.d SERVICE disable|enable [S|2|3|4|5] Remember to change service to the name of the program. sudo service SERVICE ...
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Disable a service from starting at all runlevels?

Start using insserv from Debian7 Output all services and it runlevel information insserv --showall Remove the listed scripts from all runlevels insserv --remove [specify_script]
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GitLab push not possible and always results in asking for git-user password

With Gitlab, You can clone via HTTP or via SSH. Which URL do you use ? via HTTP(S), you must provide the login/password from your GitLab UI account. via SSH, you must configure correctly SSH on your ...
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How to get all the Debian CD ISO files to Blu-ray

Check out jigdo for instance you can see that latest Debian stable, Wheezy has Jigdo image templates for such purpose here
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mysql error 1062 'duplicate entry' when restoring backup

Preface So I came across this issue after one of our replication servers went into an inconsistent state. We couldn't get it back on line with a quick fix and decided to reinitialize the replication ...
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Something's up with BIND9...slave zone giving SERVAIL for all queries in domain

In my case all the permissions were correct and I even did a restorecon on the directory, but it would only work when selinux was permissive or disabled. The solution I found from bugzilla 545128 was ...
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mount error 5 = Input/output error

You are trying to use SMB 1.0, which may very well be disabled by default now. Can you use ver=3.0, which specifies SMB version 3.0. You really should just ask your SMB admins what the minimum ...
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