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Cannot connect to webserver from outside LAN

I am running the Django development server on a computer at home on 0.0.0.0:80. I am also running an SSH service on port 22. I have configured my router (Virgin Media Superhub 2 with external IP ...
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1answer
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VirtualBox VM running web server not accessible via external IP

I have a Windows 7 machine running VirtualBox with an Ubuntu guest. The guest has a Bitnami LAMP stack installed. I have the guest configured for Bridged networking, and I can access the guest web ...
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1answer
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Connecting a PC and Webserver without router

I Have a Small Ubuntu Web Server setup on a device and know that it works as I use it to develop locally. I want to connect it to my laptop, withought using a router between it and my pc -> a single ...
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1answer
37 views

Setting up a server over the internet [closed]

I have a client who wants me to set up Ubuntu server on his machine over the internet. I am a front end developer but am pretty comfortable using linux. Is there a way to do this, perhaps SSH?
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1answer
69 views

How to use sage math notebook server using LAN?

I am using sage-5.12-linux-64bit-ubuntu_12.04.3_lts-x86_64-Linux in ubuntu 12.04 lts installed in a desktop. I want to run sagemath server in the desktop and want to access the notebook server from my ...
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1answer
121 views

How to make Nginx virtual host work? (page not found)

Running Ubuntu 13.10 in VirtualBox. I've put my website in this folder: http://i.stack.imgur.com/YYhcJ.jpg And created the log folder on /srv/www/streamsy.com/logs/. I've done these steps: sudo ...
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2answers
74 views

How to make a MySQL database on Ubuntu server? [closed]

I am trying to make a WordPress blog and install WP manually, but the MySQL databases are giving me headaches. Can someone explain what is MySQL and how to make a database? I am using Ubuntu Server ...
0
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3answers
256 views

Perfect distro for small office web server + version control server [closed]

I'm willing to put one of my old "pentium" machine as a local web server at my small office. And willing to install a version control server SVN or GIT (I'm new to version controlling) on it. I'm ...
2
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0answers
126 views

Ubuntu Server shows that I am running out of disk space, but I can't figure out where it is being used

I am showing that I am running out of disk space and I am having trouble uploading, but I can't figure out where the disk space is being used. I am supposed to have 19 gigabytes, but it looks like ...
0
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2answers
132 views

How to set up my own server on my old computer using Ubuntu 12.04.3 Server?

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04.3 on one of my old computers in order to use it as a web server. I installed openssh. Ive installed webmin but cant access it. Matter of fact I cannot remotely connect to ...
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44 views

My new computer is blocking access to my webserver when in use

I have been running a web server for a while. It is hosted using lamp on a computer that I have running Ubuntu and has worked fine until recently. I got a computer that runs Windows 8 to use as my ...
2
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1answer
728 views

Can I access a remote web server over an SSH connection?

I recently set up a remote server, which I have running the bare minimums currently. I set up OpenSSH and can access the machine through one of my domain names (using an A-type DNS record). I also ...
2
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1answer
6k views

Ubuntu how to FTP transfer files to folder /var/www?

I'm new to linux and I've set up a web server with Ubuntu Desktop edition so I can practice with the GUI a bit before transitioning to Ubuntu Server. I've already set up a LAMP stack as well as FTP. ...
0
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1answer
587 views

how can one setup a bandwidth control on a local network? [closed]

I want to setup bandwidth control for our network, by using a 'main' computer as the hub to manage bandwidths of other computers connected to the same network. Also, I have a dedicated IP with my ...
0
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1answer
259 views

Enable .htaccess on ubuntu server

I am looking to enable .htaccess in my Ubuntu server, I have ssh access and have attempted: sudo nano /etc/apache2/sites-available/default and changing AllowOverride from none to all under directory ...
0
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1answer
63 views

Managing a single site Linux web server

Using an Ubuntu cloud server for a single website, are there any drawbacks from just using the default /var/www folder and the default Apache configuration and getting on with it? Someone suggested ...
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4answers
490 views

Running website from home server. Can only access the website from home network, but ssh from anywhere

I've been told to try and "port forward" but I'm having a hard time getting that to work. My Belkin router supports virtual servers. I have it configured so that inbound port 8080 goes to private port ...
1
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1answer
382 views

how to setup a symlink for /var/www on a local server to point at a folder on the host?

I've setup a local server running on ubuntu using VMWare Fusion and managed to get everything going really nicely, but I can't figure out to setup the symlink (I'm guessing thats whats needed here) to ...
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0answers
249 views

Ubuntu 12 Headless Monitor on D2700 Board

I'm trying to set up a home web server running Ubuntu 12 LTS (Desktop). The server itself boots and runs fine and i'm using a vnc to connect to the server via another desktop. The issue I have is ...
0
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1answer
25 views

After exiting, the home folder cannot be visited?

I ssh to a ubuntu sever, start a web project(Rails), then I can visit this project. I close the the ssh terminal, then the project says can not find files(view pages,css files and so on). I put the ...
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2answers
1k views

Create new home directory for a user in Ubuntu

A quick question on user management in Ubuntu 10.04. I encounter the following practice in some deployment script for web server: mkdir /home/www-data cd /home/www-data wget ...
2
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1answer
250 views

Make IP Address point to webroot instead of virtual hosts' documentroot

I used to have a one-to-one domain name and IP. Recently I've paid for a second domain name and decided to host it on the same box and IP. As such, I added virtualhosts to point each domain name to a ...
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2answers
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Virtualbox: How to access web server on guest OS from the host OS?

After a lot of RTFM'ing and reading forums, I am still having problems and need some advice. I use Virtualbox on Ubuntu and installed a Centos server as a guest. My problem is that I cannot access the ...
4
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1answer
1k views

What is “Ubuntu Server for Cloud”?

What is "Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS for Cloud"? http://www.ubuntu.com/download/cloud Is this the right server edition to download if I wish to configure a web-based file server? What is the ...
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3answers
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Host your own website and dns server

I pay big money yearly for all of my website hosting, domain registrars, etc. My IP is dynamic and my provider allows different http ports. On my local webserver, I have access to my websites like ...
2
votes
2answers
233 views

how do I install three linux based web servers in one machine?

I want to install three Linux web servers on my laptop, but I want to ask if there are guides on how to do this? I heard that you will change ports, but I don't know how. Can you provide me? The ...
0
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1answer
331 views

2 Web Servers, 2 Domains, 1 WAN IP configuration

The Problem: I have 2 domains, 2 web servers, 1 WAN IP. 1 server is hosting www.site1.com, and the other should be hosting, www.site2.com. I forwarded the domain, to a port that is forwarded to that ...
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2answers
980 views

Run JBoss on all interfaces (was: “Open port 8080 on Ubuntu”)

I'm running the JBoss webserver on my ubuntu (10.10 64bit) machine and I'd like to access it from another machine. If I open localhost:8080 in the browser on my local machine it works. However, from ...
0
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1answer
555 views

ubuntu 9.04 /var/www permissions

ubuntu 9.04, user luca wants to access the /var/www directory. the directory is owned by user root, group root I changed the group ownership to www-data (sudo chgrp -R www-data /var/www/) and added ...
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3answers
817 views

remotely execute bash or python scripts via webserver on ubuntu

Hi I want to run certain scripts on my linux machine by simply clicking a link on a webpage that is supplied by a webserver running on that machine. It is currently running ubuntu, which webserver ...
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1answer
659 views

Ubuntu 10 on Virtual box as server for a windows 7 host

There are some questions regarding this here already but people just dont tell how - like this one http://superuser.com/questions/165572/setting-up-virtual-pc-virtual-box-as-a-web-server. I am trying ...
0
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1answer
197 views

Right management for a web server

I just setup my new server, and there are problems with right management : My /var/www is owned by root and the group "www-data". But I would like my user could put his data in his /home/user. And ...
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2answers
266 views

Accessing my web server from the outside world

I have successfully installed "LAMP" and can get to my web server by typing 10.0.2.15. How can I make it so that when I type in my domain name it brings up my web server?
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2answers
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How can I set up multiple apache local web sites on Ubuntu?

How can I set up multiple apache local web sites on Ubuntu? I added the following to httpd.conf: <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot "/wwwroot/htdocs/firstsite/" ServerName www.vhostsite.com ...
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3answers
951 views

Default folder for websites on Ubuntu

Looking to create a website with hyde/django to server static pages. Running Ubuntu. Is there a certain folder or directory where I should be keeping this website? Should I just keep them in a ...
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4answers
1k views

Make ubuntu Server Accesible to the Internet

i just installed the latest version of ubuntu server, php, apache, shorewall and mysql. the problem is that i cant access the website from other computers. i read that to fix that i need to change ...
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1answer
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Why can't I access my server (running XAMPP on Ubuntu) remotely?

I've been developing locally on a little Ubuntu netbook with XAMPP for about 7 months. Two weeks ago, I got a computer I'd like to use as a server. I've installed the latest Ubuntu distribution and ...