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AWS - No space on server

I'm having issue with spacing on server. Even after deleting files/folders on server, it's not freeing the space and it shows it is 100% used. Though still space is there on server. I've deleted files ...
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How do I get access to the file system of a stopped AWS instance (virtual machine)?

Issue: I have an AWS t2.micro (virtual machine) instance (name:webserver) set up with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The instance is unusable due to a configuration file that I edited improperly and saved. I ...
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Amazon EC2 as a VPS [on hold]

I want to deploy an Amazon EC2, for my servers (mail, joomla, etc...), I also considerated DigitalOcean.com but i am a little afraid I lose all my things at DigitalOcean.com, so i'm looking for a more ...
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Change RDP Port of Windows 2012 R2 server running in amazon AWS

How do I change the RDP port number of Windows 2012 R2 server running in Amazon AWS? I could change the port number by going here: ...
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boto responds: AWS was not able to validate the provided access credentials

I am using a CLI tool (from apache spark) that underneath uses boto. Although I have already confirmed that the AWS_ACCESS_KEY AWS_SECRET_KEY are correct (via doing ec2-describe-regions) the ...
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Issue with key pair while connecting to AWS EC2 Instance

I am trying to connect via ssh to my RHEL EC2 Instance, from a Linux Mint computer, and when I run this command: ssh ec2-user@SERVER_IP_ADDRESS I get this error: Permission denied ...
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Circular dependencies in AWS Security Groups?

I am unable to delete security groups on AWS. I have zero instances - running or stopped and zero aws volumes. After dozen or more attempts I have verified these messages reflect either: a) ...
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Unable to access port remotely for AWS machine although security group appears to allow it

I have used the spark ec2/spark-ec2 script to launch an AWS cluster. It was launched, I am able to ssh into the master node, and spark is running - notably including the web-ui at port 8080: $ ...
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AMAZON AWS, How to export mysql Database? [closed]

I have three sites hosted on AWS, I need to export the databases of these sites. I have no idea how to do that. Any help is much appreciated.
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AWS + Nginx Auto Register

We would like to run our nginx instance inside our docker swarm running on EC2. However, we would need them to be auto-registered with preferably R53 directly or possibly ELB. Is that possible? Or ...
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Amazon EC2 Security Group inbound rule with a dynamic IP

I'm just getting started with Amazon AWS and EC2 in particular and I was wondering if someone could clarify what I see as a potential problem with EC2 Security Groups. Right now, I'm in the process of ...
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AWS Security Group Rules Limit

Is there any ways to trigger an alert when an AWS security group reach the maximum limit of 50 rules per group and when a maximum of 5 security group per Instance is created?
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Time machine backup on S3

Is there any possibility to use Amazon S3 for Mac OS X time machine backups? Or in other words: Use S3 rather an external hard disk for time machine backups?
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Can't connect to Amazon AWS EC2 Instance (SFTP or SSH) on a new network

On most networks I can connect fine. However on this new wifi network I can't connect. FileZilla just says that the connection timed out.
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SSH access to AWS Ubuntu EC2 Instance times out

I'm new to AWS, I've setup a micro instance on Ubuntu. I have created and downloaded a key pair. I have also set up the security user group, everything has SSH set to all on port 22. I keep getting ...
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Socket.IO & Millions of requests

I am working on a social media company which has almost half of a million users. It's an iOS and Android application. I just joined them to build their website so I want to use socket.io for the ...
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VPN client “cant reach any servers” tunneling to OpenVPN server in AWS VPC

Created a "jump box" Ubuntu 14 instance on Amazon EC2 inside of a Virtual Private Cloud (VPC). Now that instance is successfully running an OpenVPN server (configured according to this guide) and I am ...
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How to mount an AWS volume on local host?

How do you go about mounting an AWS volume on a local host? I am working on a remote AWS volume and would like to treat its files as if they were local so that I can use the programs on my local host ...
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Installing pdftk on Amazon EC2 Linux Instance

I am having trouble installing pdftk on an amzn-ami-2011.09.2.x86_64-ebs (ami-953b06e1) instance. Since pdftk is not in the list of available packages I have tried to build it from source but failed ...
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Logging into an AWS instance with a non-root user

It seems from the EC2 documentation that one must logon with the specific userid associated with the AMI: http://docs.aws.amazon.com/AWSEC2/latest/UserGuide/AccessingInstancesLinux.html Use the ...
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Connecting to SQL Server on AWS RDS

I have an SQL Server running on an AWS RDS Instance. I can connect fine using SQL SMgr on my local machine but I get an error message from an application I run on my local machine which needs to ...
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AWS did stupid thing: sudo chmod -R 777 /etc. How to recover?

As I said: -- I did a stupid thing on Amazon Web Services. -- sudo chmod -R 777 /etc -- Which gives this when using sudo: sudo: /etc/sudoers is world writable sudo: no valid sudoers sources ...
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401 error when accessing Plex Media Server

Quick rundown, I have setup an AWS ec2 instance running Ubuntu 14.04. I have installed Ples & I have opened the necessary ports (both in the security groups & through the firewall) for Plex. I ...
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Cannot access AWS webserver using public IP

I have a free AWS account and have set up a EC2 Virtual machine on Windows Server 2008 R2. I use RDP to access the VM. I have set up XAMPP and deployed my PHP application in it. I can access it ...
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How to password protect my webpage of 1 instance in ELB?

I have launched 2 instances with basic html page on AWS. And added those instances with one external ELB. I made the configurations like, only i can access those webpage by hitting the ELB and not by ...
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PEM_read_PrivateKey failed

I'm trying to use ssh to log in to AWS from OSX Mavericks and having a hell of a time: I enter: ssh -i ~/.ssh/filename.pem ec2-user@ec2-xx-x-xxx-xx.compute-1.amazonaws.com -v And I get this, as ...
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Lost sudo/su on Amazon EC2 instance

I have an Amazon EC2 instance. I can login just fine, but neither "su" nor "sudo" work now (they worked fine previously): "su" requests a password, but I login using ssh keys, and I don't think ...
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DNS , NS and Mail Server configuration for website hosted on Amazon EC2

I created amazon free micro instance on EC2. And hosted my website on that server. IP like - 52.24.220.140 Problem is that , my domain registrar is Directi.com and I don't have mail hosting also ...
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Is there any option to use Amazon Cloud Drive from terminal (Linux)?

As you probably know, Amazon did not release any Cloud Drive client for Linux. Is there any other option to access ACD from terminal?
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Deploying old app versions with elastic beanstalk

I recently deployed a new version of my app to an elastic beanstalk environment and I want to revert to an older version, as we're not quite ready for the new version. I go to the EB ...
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Vagrant error: The provider 'aws' could not be found

I am using Vagrant 1.6.5 and trying to deploy to Amazon AWS. I can successfully deploy to DigitalOcean, but with AWS I get the error: The provider 'aws' could not be found, but was requested to back ...
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Improving EC2 ping times from home

I've been trying to run a gaming machine in EC2 following the excellent blog post by Larry Land here. The problem I have is latency from my home to my nearest AWS region. I get a ping of around ...
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Amazon web services

I am trying to establish remote desktop connection to my Amazon EC2 Ubuntu instance from Windows 8.1(local system), followed all of the following steps mentioned in amazon aws docs At 16th step it ...
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What does this error mean? (0x80040607-00000000-00000000)

One of my colleagues experiences the following error whenever he tries to send e-mails via Outlook. We are using Amazon WorkMail (exchange protocol). Your message did not reach some or all of the ...
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Cross-Distro NFS Mount Not Fully Writeable in Ubuntu

I'm relatively new to setting up NFS mounts and I'm trying to get things started in the AWS cloud. I ultimately want to have a CentOS box which serves as the NFS server and can have different sorts of ...
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/dev/xvda1 full , though there is no temporary files

I have AWS ec2 micro instance, suddenly it shows memory full. I have checked the folder using df -hcommand. The result is displayed below. Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/xvda1 ...
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Add command to Chrome to open selected host name in PuTTY

Every time I have to copy the AWS EC2 public DNS and open PuTTY and connect. Public DNS: ec2.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com As an alternative, how can I add an on select this public DNS and right ...
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What does Amazon's MP3 downloader do that can't be done with a normal download?

I just bought a new album from Amazon and found out they want me to download and install some custom program just to download some mp3's. This does not make sense to me from a technical standpoint - ...
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How do I pull the ASIN code from an Amazon url in Excel?

How do I pull the ASIN code from an Amazon url in Excel? Variable length URL's, example: Want to derive the cell result : B00BQ59SYM from this ...
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How do I change a value in a nagios check all disc service check?

I'm running a puppetized aws ami instance I didn't do the initial set up and don't know where the nagios service check parameters are located for the instances. I need to change the check all discs ...
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How to get https on my AWS EC2 hosted website after uploading SSL Certificate to AWS

I have already followed the tutorial below: http://docs.aws.amazon.com/IAM/latest/UserGuide/InstallCert.html And I have uploaded and verified by certified SSL certificate to my AWS iAM. I am ...
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ClamAV shows errors found, but how to find out what they are?

Amazon includes clamav-0.98.4 in its AMI version 2014.09.1 so I installed it and gave it a try on one of my EC2 instances. After updating the definitions with freshclam, I've performed a scan with ...
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ERROR: could not load library “/usr/lib64/pgsql/hstore.so”: /lib64/libc.so.6: version `GLIBC_2.14' not found

I’m trying to enable hstore on my PostgreSQL database running on an Amazon Linux AMI. I’ve already jumped through a ton of hurdles and ended up with this error that I can’t get past: ERROR: could ...
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AWS Load Balancer is slow?

I realize I should probably ask this question on AWS forums but I tend to get quicker responses here. I'm trying to setup a load balanced environment in AWS. I have two EC2 instances that are ...
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How do I get the aws cli completion to work with zsh on ubuntu?

I installed aws console cli following the instructions here: http://docs.aws.amazon.com/cli/latest/userguide/cli-chap-getting-set-up.html#install-bundle-other-os I want to get completion working ...
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Amazon Web Service (AWS) VPC private subnet instance 'Permission denied (publickey).' - ssh from osx

I’m connecting to an Amazon Web Service (AWS) EC2 instance in a virtual private server’s private subnet via a NAT instance and getting the following error: Permission denied (publickey) This ...
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Issue pushing git commits with large files to AWS

I'm running Phabricator on AWS and pushing to git over http. If I push commits with large files the push will terminate with an EOF. Originally this was because there wasn't enough memory. I "fixed" ...
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Trying to add deploy user to AWS Linux AMI but I can't SSH in to it

I’ve created a user called ‘deploy’ on my remote server and I’ve tried adding my public id_rsa.pub key to its .ssh/authorized_keys file (which I created), but I can’t connect to it. When I try to ssh ...
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Accsess S3 from the command line without a secret key

I have some files on a S3 account that I don’t own and therefore do not have the secret key for. Using a link that was sent to me, I can enter the “Account Number”, user name and password I can login ...
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Response and prevention to malicious script incurring excessive usage on AWS S3/CloudFront

How does one respond to malicious script, that is continuously accessing the objects in S3/CloudFront on AWS? For example if I have a web page and using S3/CloudFront to deliver static files, the GET ...