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Remote boot ubuntu desktop machine

I've setup ubuntu 14.04 on my iMac at home (as well as SSH & portforwarding). I can connect via SSH when the machine is on, connected, and not suspended. Similar to many hosting providers (i.e. ...
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loading webpages hosted on home server randomly fails

I have a server that is running from my home on a LAMP stack. I have a few sites that work fine when I am on my local network but when I try to access them from outside the local network they randomly ...
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A record vs DNS what is better

I think I know what A record does and what DNS does, but I still don’t get it how they really work. So here is a scenario. The domain is registered on X, and is been hosted on Y, so we are using the ...
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Updated DNS zone can't be seen from my local network

I have updated a domain name DNS zone on 123-reg.co.uk where I bought the domain name. I have only updated blog A record to different hosting(IP) On my PC home (windows) or another PC in the same ...
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Hostednetwork worked at first, but now it doesnt anymore

I hope you guys can help me with my problem as it frustrates me to no end. Yesterday i tried setting up a hostednetwork on my windows 8 computer. Everything went smoothly until i screwed up the last ...
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Google App Engine (Help Needed) [closed]

I'm trying to set up my new website using Google App Engine (PHP). I have bought the domain and my website is working fine. Well, kind of. I have two forms on my website, one asks for just an email ...
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How to create a “web-folder”?

How might I create a folder that automatically sychs with my website's directory? I mean, how do I make a folder that has all of the stuff that's in my / directory? Maybe a way to do it through FTP? ...
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What kind of website would benefit from an SSD powered hosting? [closed]

I've been hosting sites for quite sometime now on regular HDD servers, they pretty much do the job fast enough for me. I was wondering what kind of sites would typically benefit from SSD powered ...
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Java under OpenVZ and hosting under virtual machines

Skype Chat [10:27:47 PM] Koby: Xen is better for Java anyway [10:28:11 PM] ME: does java have issues in other virts? [10:28:47 PM] Koby: OpenVZ, yes. [10:29:03 PM] ME: any reason why? [10:29:04 PM] ...
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Hosting under Development Website in Visual Studio to show it to someone over Internet

I am new to this one; I am currently developing an application over .Net in visual studio 2010. And I wish to show the ongoing work to my group partner... when I debug my project in visual studio it ...
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Is it possible to host your own website without a static ip address?

If I set up a DNS server with BIND, does that effect this scenario ? (I'm under the impression that it does) Again I'm under the impression that If I set up a DNS server then I can put up an apache ...
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hosting 2 websites from one machine

I am hosting a forum on raspberry pi using apache2 and simplemachines and i also want to make a personal website(the forum is a returned favor for a friend). Because I have dynamic ip at home i am ...
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Small self managed server hosting solutions

I've seen AWS EC2 and similar cloud solutions for enterprise-level hosting, where they give you a virtual machine instance on their servers and you're free to administrate it yourself. I'm not sure ...
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How do I run an application from a server? What kind of server do I need? how do I execute the application? [duplicate]

How do I run a program from a server? Hello. Just to clarify what I am asking: I want to write a lightweight program to manage my forum. Because there are not enough settings in the forum to do ...
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What is the name of a hosting service that allows me to control an operating system on their server?

What is it called when you remotely access an operating system on a server. So that you can control the server as if it was your own computer? I thought it might be called VPN but they did not offer ...
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server actions to restore web mail access

A domain name, say foo.com, is registered to company ONE. The Address record of the DNS for that domain has been changed, to map foo.com with an IP which corresponds to a server of company TWO. ...
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www0.sun.ac.za replies to pings?

I am working in a hosting environment. I was troubleshooting a dns issue and meant to ping www.sun.ac.za (local town university) and made a typo while specifying the host. I specified www0.sun.ac.za ...
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Game Client's Listening Server Unable To Establish A Successful TCP Connection (Updated)

Scenario, A Risk of Rain On a game called "Risk of Rain" (RoR), I am hosting my own listening server. However to my demise, it seems that nobody can successfully join my server. I have done the basic ...
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Pointing a domain name to a server (DNS)

I have a domain name registered with a webhosting provider, however I have no hosting plan, only the domain. I would like to point this domain to blogger.com Blogger has a help page to guide thru ...
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What is better? Changing Nameservers or A records? [closed]

I have my hosting on Godaddy and domain on another provider. So I was thinking which would be a better option to point the domain to Godaddy hosting Change the name server to that of godaddy. Change ...
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Hosting MUD Server at Home and connect from the outside

Can anyone please give me a step-by-step explanation of how this could be done. I have MUD source code that compiles and runs perfectly on my computer.. It creates a server locally and i can connect ...
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Websites on subdomains

I am searching a web host and was told that I "have to" get a VPS for what I want to do and I wanted to double check with you if that is true (and not that I pay for a service that I don't need). My ...
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A FAULT? -> Free Webhost doesn't allow to install Drupal modules due to 128MB PHP memory limit even though PHPInfo says there is 256MB available?

I tried to install OpenAtrium on hostinger. It has a 265MB PHP memory limit (seen via PHP Info) but before the installation it showed a warning that it only has a 128MB memory limit which should be ...
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Shared (cpanel) hosting: main domain and subdomain pointing to different IP-addresses

Is it possible in typical shared-hosting (cPanel based) to have something like: somedomain.com -> off-site cloud-hosted (AWS, Rackspace) server www.somedomain.com -> off-site cloud-hosted (AWS, ...
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SSH to “Migrated” server no longer prompting for password after username entered

I have a simple dedicated debian server at a hosting facility. It has been happily allowing me to manually enter both username and password for access via ssh for many years as I haven't needed to ...
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Accessing a locally hosted website in a virtual machine

I am hosting a website through IIS in my local machine. My hosts file on the local machine is set up to point a particular address to the site hosted in IIS. I am also running a virtual machine, ...
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What is wrong with this FTP server?

Trying to upload files to a web host and the FTP server seems awful. I keep getting the error Error: The data connection could not be established: ETIMEDOUT - Connection attempt timed out And when ...
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rewrite url in address bar without changing the actual url

Im facing SEO problem with my website cause my urls are with index.php for an example when i try to upload a file the url is like this 1 -http://niresh12495.com/index.php?app=downloads and when i ...
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How is it possible for a person to upload files to a site they don't have credentials to? [closed]

A little while ago I got this email: hi there, i am [name], security expert. your website is not secured. you use a weak password. and you didnt install security to prevent hacking/malware ...
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Disable or Customise Plesk Customer Setup Emails

When a new customer is created in the Plesk Admin, an email is generated containing their username and password. Is it possible to disable or customise this email?
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how to set up an http server from scratch

I am an almost absolute beginner to the world of servers. I have no knowledge of setting up a server aside from running apachectl -k start and seeing "it works!" in localhost. I've tried dabbling in ...
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Configuring an IP address to my domain

Sorry this may be a basic question. I have a domain name onebyinfinity.co.nz and I want it to point to an ip address 203.124.98.229. I have set the A record in my DNS Server to 203.124.98.229. ...
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Hosting two website on GoDaddy Windows Virtual Private Hosting

I have my Windows VPS hosting from godaddy and have my website on it. The website is http://www.Qlyer.com. I wanted to host another website/domain on the same server and I did that using Parallels ...
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FTP to FTP - a running web site to a new VPS

I have a running web site, which get updated quite frequently with user's input, and because of the amount of people servicing, I decided to move to a more dedicated solution, so I got myself a VPS, ...
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How to expose a IIS website outside the domain

I have been programming remotely over VPN on my dev machine which is running Windows server 2003. My dev website is hosted on IIS 6 and can be accessed internally within the domain like ...
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I am a VPS newbie, suggestion about my server crashes

I recently moved my site to a VPS hosting. It's my first time in using VPS. I installed cPanel on it, therefore it's quite similar to the share hosting I was using before without any problem. ...
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How to decide if a VPS server can handle the current traffic? [closed]

I recently moved my site from a shared hosting to a VPS. When it was in the shared hosting, actually nothing went wrong, but now, the VPS server became unresponsive 4 times in 2 weeks (and I need to ...
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Why should i use my hosting dns servers?

I recently adquried a new domain name with Godaddy. And rented a Dedicated server with another provider (OVH). I´ve found that Godaddy suggests to change the authoritative nameservers of the domain ...
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Good real-world networking books

Is there a good book out there about router configuration for the home user that hosts at home, has multiple IP addresses, etc. Basically, router configuration for the power user. Some of the topics ...
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Merge albums from different photo sharing services

Heres the theoretical scenario; we have a social event to which about half of the attending guests brings a camera, many photos are taken. Later, at home, everyone uploads their photos to their ...
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Leasing a server from 1and1; do I need to download remote desktop, or something to access the server?

I am completely new to this; in the past, I could make a simple site in Visual Studio and use ws_ftp to upload files to the server. But now, we're leasing our own server from 1and1, and here's what ...
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Mac OS X - Web Sharing

I've enabled web sharing on my Mac OS X (via default Apache installation), and it gives me a web address that I (and supposedly other computers) can use to access my site. However, when I try to ...
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Is router compulsory to host a server at my home PC

I know the requirements for hosting though I have a doubt whether router is really needed? Compulsory things are access to the Internet, a web server, static IP (I will use dynamic DNS services like ...
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Open source, self-hosted & free file sync software [closed]

I have a shared hosting plan with Hostgator. I would like to take more advantage of it by installing some sort of free & open-source software that would synchronize all designated files from my ...
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Running servers in the same room with a washing machine

Just moved into a place with a giant utility room. Was planning on sticking a couple of racks I use to host stuff in there but the washer / dryer is in there. I've heard that the bleach used to wash ...
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How can I view different internally hosted websites, set up as virtual hosts?

I have an old machine that I've converted into a web server. I'm wondering what the best way to make the websites viewable on the internal network, without using a proxy. I experimented with BIND, ...
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My home box as my own host?

I have a 512 kb/s DSL service at home. I do not have a static IP but I can get one if I pay some extra to my ISP. Now, if I get the static IP, can I make my home box act as my internet host? What ...
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How to setup cPanel with multiple hard drives on dedicated server

I have a dedicated server with OVH for my website that has 2x2TB SATA3 hard drives. Currently I am using about 12GB with files and MySQL databases, however, an email notification I got from them told ...
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How do I go about getting some hosting / server space?

I don't know a lot about hosting, I have mucked around with cpanel before and I'm fairly confident I wouldn't have any problems with domain registration, web hosting etc. But I'm more interested in ...
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Should I upgrade my LAN setup for better server hosting?

My current setup, Wave 7 Optics LMG-441E Gateway, going into a Linksys going into a WRT54G Router, with a Cisco SE1500 Switch. I'm running a Minecraft server with a wired connection to the switch, ...