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CentOS - Java in Browser

My output of java -version [root@CentOS ~]# java -version java version "1.6.0_30" OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea6 1.13.3) (rhel-5.1.13.3.el6_5-i386) OpenJDK Client VM (build 23.25-b01, mixed ...
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Changing internal database to external JDBC in Atlassian crowd

I have installed Atlassian crowd using the internal database method on Centos 6. Installation went successfully and now i want to use external database (mysql) using JDBC. I cant find the option to ...
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linux - centos won't boot after rebuilding raid

I have a dedicated server with OVH. Yesterday they had to replace one of the HDD because it was about to fail. After replacing the disk, we had to rebuild the RAID and now the server won't boot ...
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Solving issue of similar user email account

I am using a VPS, CentOs 6.5, PostFix, Dovecot for hosting multiple email from different domains in my server. Which means, 5 different websites host their emails together. ex: info@some-company.com ...
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CentOS - installing jdk

I run the command yum search jdk Output: So I run yum install ldapjdk.1686 IT says: No package ldapjdk.1686 available
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configure: error: invalid MySQL root directory

I've a problem installing sphinx with percona 5.6 on centos 6.4. I'm getting the following error while building from source: ...
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Can't `ls` Long File Name [duplicate]

Using CentOS 6.5, there's a file in my directory whose name is 161 characters. This directory is shared between the host VM (Windows) and Guest VM (Vagrant). I can't access it with ls: > ls ...
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FTP File display works in filezilla, but lists blank in other apps? (Centos 6/vsftpd/ssh)

So had to basically re install entire server, lost everything, but I am trying to add this one script that has a custom installer that uploads the FTP files directly through its self extracting ...
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how to resolve yum replace php-common --replace-with=php55w-common error?

how to resolve yum replace php-common --replace-with=php55w-common error? on CentOS 6.5 root@server [~]# yum replace php-common --replace-with=php55w-common Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, replace, ...
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How can I paste to a headless host (CentOS 6.2) using VMware vSphere 5.1?

I've done lots of searching on this and have yet to find a solution that works. The following settings have been changed in the host config to allow copy/paste: isolation.tools.copy.disable = ...
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Easy to use and secure Proxy server for Centos

I am looking to setup a proxy server that i can use securely without the risk of anyone else abusing it. I have researched squid but it seems to be to complicated for my skill level to setup. I ...
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Centos 6.5 restore all default repo - all erased [on hold]

Centos 6.5 ALL repo erased, want restore default from DVD repodata or online
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Move rvm/gems or make available to root

On a CentOS 6 server I accidentally installed rvm and a bunch of gems as non-root user. Everything is running well, however I'll need to run rvm scripts as super user later. I'd like to fix my ...
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Centos 6 - Lighttpd/ 403 error on PHP files, and issues adding website

So, I do have PHP/MySQL and PHP-FPM installed, but when I try to access PHP files, I get a 403 forbidden error. I have been looking around Google quite a lot, and not finding anything that is solving ...
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Connect as “root” but write as “apache” with samba and some configuration tips

I have a VMware virtual machine running CentOS 6.5 and I have installed samba.x86_64 0:3.6.9-168.el6_5 package for sharing resources between virtual machine and host (Windows 7 in my case). I have a ...
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How to safetly add a repository

To add a repository to my Centos server, I am doing the following: wget -O /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-EPEL-6 https://www.fedoraproject.org/static/0608B895.txt gpg --quiet --with-fingerprint ...
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How to increase HOME Folder partition size in centos 6.3 64 bit

Have migrated my system windows 7 to centos 6.3 64 bit, while installing centos 6.3 have created a partition size details given below: Root ext4 30000 boot ext4 20000 tmp ext4 Allowed to fill ...
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Do I have to install Openssl 1.0.1g in usr/local/lib64 to overwrite usr/lib64 one? (CentOS 6.4, heartbleed issue)

I am using a VPS, I need to upgrade openssl with the new package in consequence of the heartbleed vulnerability issue. But I am a newbie in managing server, I need to know if I am getting this right ...
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ip routing on centos

My server has two network interfaces. I set ip address as 10.254.1.5/16 and 172.16.20.40/16 and default gateway 10.254.1.1/16. 172.16.0.0 network between the two devices. This network is not ...
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See total download speed on server CentOS

I have a few PHP scripts running every 10 minutes on my server downloading backup files, Is there a way to see the total MB/s download speed the server is currently pulling ? The server is running ...
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How to install packages without interfering existing ones without using yum and without root?

I have this specific problem of setting virtual dev environment without interfering existing system and tool. The question is general. Basically I want to develop some stuff in the company, but we ...
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Domain Resolving To Wrong IP Using DNSMASQ

I have two VMs, one with my application which talks to the other vm running asterisk (and centos). The config for the application server needs to point to the asterisk box. To avoid having to change ...
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php shell_exec not working in centos

i would like to convert .docx file to .html using php shell_exec my php code: $command = "libreoffice --headless -convert-to html resume.docx 2>&1"; $result = shell_exec($command); echo ...
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Recover PHP file from CentOS?

I've just accidentally overwritten a PHP file on my centOS Server and i don't have a backup of that file, Is there anyway i can recover the old revision of the file some how ? Thanks
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Hetzner Install CentOS over 2TB HDD?

Wanted to just check here before i open a ticket at Hetzner. I just got a server from hetzner with 2x 3TB. I want to set them up in a RAID0. I've ran the "Installimage" command once in rescue-mode, ...
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CentOS Gnome only showing 1TB on 6TB Server?

I just bought a new server and want to use it to store files, It has 2x 3TB hard drives. I Set them up in raid 0 as i don't need any redundancy. I don't know much about servers and command-lines ive ...
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Is mod_fastcgi-2.4.6 compatible with apache2.4.9 CentOS?

I need to install multiple php handlers in apache2.4.9 one php version as apache handler and other one I need to run as mod_fastcgi but while compiling and installing with apache 2.4.9 I'm getting a ...
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How can I compile and install Apache2.4.9 with multiple PHP versions (5.5, PHP5.4)

I have compiled apache2.4.9 and php 5.5 with php5.4 versions php 5.5 version is installed succssfully as apache handler and I tried php5.4 with cgi and enabled LoadModule cgi_module modules/mod_cgi.so ...
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Trying to share folder in CentOs after installing guest Addtitions

I have VirtualBox 4.3.10 running a Minimal CentOS 6.5 using NAT adapter in my Win 7 . I have installed Guest Additions and I am trying to share Drive E: as you can see in this picture. Next I ...
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VMWare Player keeps ignoring boot DVD on boot

I have a restored clone Centos VM that needs to have it's initrd remade to boot properly. To do this I need to boot from the centos DVD. It has worked in the past but now will not. I have set the VM ...
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Avoiding sleep when lid is close and no one is logged in

I've an old Dell Latitude laptop that I've converted to CentOS 6.5. As this is going to work like a server (i.e. no one will use it directly) I've changed from UI the power management option to ignore ...
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Attempting to install tmux on CentOS 6.4 or CentOS 6.5 fails with error: ‘EVBUFFER_EOL_LF’ undeclared

I tried compiling tmux using the following steps: yum -y install ncurses-devel libevent-devel wget http://downloads.sourceforge.net/tmux/tmux-1.9a.tar.gz tar -xvzf tmux-1.9a.tar.gz cd tmux-1.9a ...
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set up (VirtualBox + CentOS) with (nginx + PHP + MySql) on MacOS

I'm trying to set up (Virtual Box + CentOS) with (nginx + PHP + MySql) on MacOS, the future I can coding on MacOS then throw file to the share folder with (Virtual Box + CentOS) and execute on ...
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phpMyAdmin No activity within 1440 seconds; please log in again. Issue

I have installed latest phpMyAdmin on Apache+php+mysql on CentOs. But after sometime of inactivity i am getting No activity within 1440 seconds; please log in again. And redirected to the ...
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Unable to access localhost & Internet using one adapter in CentOs

I have the below dev. environment. Hardware:- Windows 7, 32bit, HP Laptop. Software:- CentOs 6.5 running on VirtualBox 4.3.10. In a nutshell The problem is that I can't access the internet and ...
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Display port numbers and port names

How do I display both port numbers and port names at the same time? I can display the forward port numbers (i.e. 22, 25, 1000, 443, 80) using the following: [root@michaels ~]# iptables -L -n Chain ...
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error-> Could not update ICEautohrity file

error-> Could not update ICEautohrity file in my Cent OS operating system When i was unable to use my mysql database i stopped it and restarted the system. Then i got the error as error:- Could ...
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Custom kernel 2.6.18 compile in centos ends on fail

I'm compiling from RPM source. The same compile worked in the past but not this time. May be you can help me to solve this issue? make[2]: Leaving directory ...
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Error getting server's IP address using Python on CentOS

I'm using Python's socket module to get the server's IP address server_ip = socket.gethostbyname(socket.getfqdn()) I get this error: socket.gaierror: [Errno -2] Name or service not known Weird ...
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What would cause MySQL to not respond to connections on 127.0.0.1 but work fine using localhost?

having a strange issue on one of my CentOS servers. I've noticed MySQL randomly will not respond if I try to connect via 127.0.0.1 in my PHP script. Basically, 1 out of 20 requests or so will usually ...
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Is there a way to get host Hyper-V UUID from linux gest?

I have a CentOS 6.4 runing on Hyper-V VM. If I export the VM to other Hyper-V server, the UUID keeps the same. Is there a way to avoid this, or use other identifyer to know that the host hardware have ...
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Change default compression levels for file-roller?

I'm using gnome on cent OS and have installed file-roller but i want to store my files in uncompressed archives there doesn't seem to be a compression selection within the UI but i read that there's a ...
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Routing internal traffic in centos to the internet using iptables

Hello friends i am struck in routing traffic from the office to internet i have a network structure like this http://asthana.me/images/ip.png I have assigned static ip to the cent os server(which ...
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How to access Windows 7 files from VMware running CentOS 6.5

I have already enabled the shared folders and attempted to mount the folder shown in the file # /usr/bin/vmware-hgfsclient Which lists C and Documents which I created. Then I run the ...
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Ideal location for storing project files in Linux servers

Since using Linux/CentOs servers, I have read numerous blogs about suggesting where to actually place the public project folders. Nginx seems to suggest the html pages should be placed in: ...
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Does a VirtualBox/CentOs need two adapters to work properly ?

I have a Windows 7, 32bit, HP Laptop. I have CentOs 6.5 running on VirtualBox 4.3.10. Here is my eth0 config. Code: #vi /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 DEVICE=eth0 ...
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Turning iptables off on development server permanently?

What would be the downsides of turning off iptables permanently on a development environment? I don't like the fact that every time I restart virtual box I must do: service iptables stop service ...
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I accidentally typed password into bash command line

I accidentally typed my password into bash command line, mistaking the Last login: ... line for Wrong password (I was in a hurry). What do I do to cover my trace? What I did was editing .bash_history ...
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Convert rtf to pdf removing the hidden text of rtf file

I am using Ted on CentOS 6, for conversion of RTF to PDF documents via shell_exec command from php script like: shell_exec(rtf2pdf.sh test.rtf test.pdf) But the issue is that if the RTF file has any ...
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Issues compiling passenger for apache2 on CentOS

I am trying to install openproject on a CentOS 6.5 (Release 3 from OVH) following this tutorial but with mysql in place of postgresql. I'm nearly done but I can't seem to compile passenger for apache ...