A server which provides documents and applications through the http/https protocol

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How can I pass my Windows credentials in cURL?

I'm writing a script that uses cURL to pull data from an internal web server. I can explicitly use --user combined with --ntlm and everything works well, but I can't get it to recognize whomever's ...
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web server can be accessed by network computer but not remote, checked port fwding

I am running out of things I know to check for this problem: I am running a web server on port 3000, before I go on any further, I'd like to mention that I have been able to access the server from ...
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DD-WRT: What firmware and what webserver will fit on my 8MB of flash?

Attempting to make a portable WiFi webserver with php support on an old WRT54GS (v1.0) with DD-WRT. I have 8MB of flash on there. I know, it's a tall order. I tried the combination of dd-wrt.v24-...
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How do I get Apache to follow symlinks?

In my apache www folder (/var/www on ubuntu 10.10) I have: mydir -> /home/user/mydir (that I created with ln -s) Now, if I want to see a listing of the files in mydir from the web, I have to ...
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How can I create a multiplatform (PC/Mac/Linux) USB stick with a Live Linux + webserver on it?

The goal woulb de to have a USB stick, bootable on any system, containing a local webserver to host various offline versions of websites. This stick can then be used to show demos of websites to ...
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Connecting to Macbook from local network fails

I want to set up a web server on my macbook (192.168.0.10) accessible from my iPhone (192.168.0.11). Both device are on the same network. The apache server is running on the macbook and accessible ...
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How Do I Set Up Authentication with Client Certifcates on WebSphere 7

Can someone point me to documentation on setting up authentication using client certificates on Websphere 7? What does WAS send to the browser so the browser knows to send a certificate to the server?...
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How to set-up my webserver properly on my local network?

I have an intranet (inside the network) website, but it is somewhat of a pain. First of all, this is a home network, if that helps anyone. I have a computer running Apache web server with PHP, and I ...
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Linux distro for NAS Server for Home

I am wondering as is there dedicated servers for routing as (ipcop,pfsnese) and also for telephony as (elastix, asteriskNow) and other similar projects , Does exists something for home made NAS ...
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Local URL Redirector

Is a free/open source software available where I can create simple aliases that will redirect to different servers? For example, if I were to type: "http://go/wp" it would redirect me to server1....
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Extremely simple web server for Windows? [closed]

A few years ago I used a super simple free web server for Windows. The only thing you had to do was copy an exe to a dir, double-click that exe, and - voilá - that dir was now accessible over HTTP. ...
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How to use a Personal computer as a Linux web server for development purposes

How to use a personal computer as a Linux web server for development purposes. Is it possible to have both Windows XP and Linux web server in one computer? Suggestions, ideas?
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Cannot access apache webserver running on home network from internet

I am trying to setup apache web server in my home network. I followed the instructions found at http://www.boutell.com/newfaq/creating/hostmyown.html. I have a d-link dir-601 router with a cable ...
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Is it possible to host a website with Apache HTTP through a ZyXEL EQ-660R modem and a Netgear WGT624v3 wireless router?

Essentially, I have a spare desktop computer I'd like to turn into a web server, but my modem and wireless router are very difficult to work with. I installed Apache HTTP and successfully hosted a ...
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Will having a web server at home slow down my internet and/or compromise security? [closed]

I want to have a web server and I was wondering if it would be easier to have one at home in which I can control all the of the root access etc. I will be using a computer especially for it. Will this ...
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Take local XAMPP online

Current scenario: I am running windows 7 behind a router and have installed XAMPP. Multiple computers connect to this internet connection. I have port forwarded the ports 80,8080 and 443 on the ...
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unable to connect to a certain website

I am currently developing a website for a client, I uploaded the web site files using an FTP client (filezilla), and I got a connection timeout during the upload, ever since then I couldn't access the ...
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How to setup port forwarding from my Webserver (apache) to my Database server (mysql)

and thank you for your help so far. Here is my problem: I have two remote dedicated servers, one webserver that runs apache, and one db server that runs mysql. The apache server is visible on the ...
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How does tumblr point to your domain?

Lets assume I have a tumblr account: http://sheehan.tumblr.com Tumblr allows it so that it can point to www.sheehan.com if I enter an A-Record. How does Tumblr scale this to millions of users? How ...
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Super-lightweight server for ad redirecting

For most annoying ad sites I add mapping to 127.0.0.2 in /etc/hosts file and I use lighttpd binded to that ip to show empty page or empty image for requests (using regexp). Are there any alternatives, ...
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How to restrict access to a server application

I have written a simple server application (with an HTTP interface). I want to ensure that only calls from the local machine are processed - i.e. I want to prevent outsiders from accessing/using my ...
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How do I share files with a linux virtual machine from a Win 7 desktop

I have a Win7 deskptop (host) and want to run a linux virtual machine; but I want that linux virtual machine to be able to access a directory on the host machine (in this case, to serve a web ...
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Public IP address answered by router, not internal web server with Port Forwarding

I have a WGT634U wireless router on my home network with a webserver at address 192.168.1.200. I have set up port forwarding so that calls to http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx (my public IP address) are ...
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Good ways to transparent redirect site to port 8080?

Currently my home internet provider does not allow services on ports 1 to 1024 but allow the use of high ports to whatever users want to do and I was wondering what ways are there to mask my webserver ...
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Login to TFS using external URL

I've installed Team Foundation Server 2010 on my WHS (in 'Basic' configuration, no Sharepoint or Server Proxy or Build Automation) and have enabled port forwarding on my router. If I use http:// ...
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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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What is the simplest web server I can operate which also allows configuring mime-types?

I would like a dead-simple web/file server (ideally, something no more complicated than "run this command with these flags") which also allows specifying mime-types based on file extensions. Something ...
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Spare PC with XP to be used as Torrent Downloader and local Web Server HOWTO?

Hi I'm a bit in a pickle in trying to setup my old laptop using Windows XP to be able to serve as two devices in one, I want to make it a downloader for torrents and a local web server as well and how ...
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Passenger + Nginx performance drops very quickly…?

So I have an Amazon EC2 small instance setup on Ubuntu with Ruby Enterprise Edition running on Passenger + Nginx. I set 25 Passenger instances and performance is dropping very quickly relative to the ...
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Connecting to server on vmware host from a guest OS

I'm running VMWare Fusion on Mac OS X (Snow Leopard) with a Windows 7 guest OS. They are networked using a bridge. I'm running a couple of local development web servers on Mac OS X and I want to ...
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Why is Vista continuously hitting my web server?

On our home network there's my computer (XP) and the mom's computer (Vista). I've noticed this weekend that her computer (I confirmed the IP) is hitting the web server on my computer about every five ...
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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 ...
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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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Internet Federated web server?

I'm not sure what to call this... What I would like to do is have a web server that is capable of serving pages from separate servers across the internet (not a local network). eg, If I visit http:/...
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Install web server on my NAS

I've bought some months ago a LaCie 1TB NAS, that works fine for home use. However, I'd like to have a bit more control over it, and install at least Web Server, so that I can host some PHP pages... ...
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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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What would make a website unreachable

I've been running a web server for more than a year now, and it has suddenly become unreachable by anyone outside my home network. Inside my network it is working as always. I can update the DNS and ...
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Open-source webserver, not as large as Apache? [closed]

Can you give me example of open source webserver, not as big as apache. I want to develop mine, although from an existing acrivex control (wodwebserver).
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Best Hardware for a server attached to LCD TV displaying a Flash frontend

I need a recommendation on what hardware (PC) to buy in order to achieve this task: I have a webserver (WAMP) running in my laptop, this server has a webapp who can manage information from a user. In ...
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What security issues will I face when hosting a web app from home and how should I deal with them? [closed]

I'm considering hosting a publicly available web application from my home with the latest ubuntu server, the ruby on rails framework, some kind of SSL, and mongrel. What security issues will I face ...
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Map 127.0.0.1:81 to external ip? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I host my website on Windows Vista at home computer? Hi Guys, I am wondering how I can map my development website - hosted via 127.0.0.1:81 - to an external IP ...
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How to figure out which directory is web server root?

I want to view websites hosted on my Mac when running Windows VMware Fusion. I have an entry in the Windows hosts file to enable the routing: #ip of my mac domain i use on the VM to access it 192....
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Running a web server with an encrypted file system (all or part of it)

I need a webserver (LAMP) running inside a virtual machine (#1) running as a service (#2) in headless mode (#3) with part or the whole file system encrypted (#4). The virtual machine will be started ...
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Will running Apache as a Reverse Proxy to my webserver slow down the webserver requests?

In other words, lets say I have an erlang webserver on port 8000. Now I proxy port 80 to that webserver with Apache. Am I losing a lot of benefit?
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How to build or find smallest linux with only LAMP

I have an old P4 computer. I would like to use it as a test LAMP server and a need to find or build smallest LAMP server. I don't need anything fancy. If it can run popular CMS's like Joomla or Drupal ...
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Accessing windows machine web server from other machines of the Network

I have installed wordpress on my Windows Vista machine. And I want other people of my team to access it from my local machine. How I can do that?
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WAMP Server vs LAMP Server

I want to set up a basic web server at home. I run Windows (XP on the machine to be a server), however I also have Ubuntu on hand if I need to run that. Basically I was wondering if there are any ...
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How can I access WAMP from LAN without 'Puting Online'?

I know I can put the server online. But I don't want the server accessible through the internet. Any suggestions?
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Unable to connect to Abyss web server by IP

I installed Abyss Web Server. I'm running Windows XP Home Edition and I have Wireless Mobile Broadband internet. I used to be able to access (and other people on other networks) my site by entering ...
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Hardware and Service for Voip

What king of hardware/service do I need to create a voip system in my LAN ( only PC-to-PC call and without internet connection !! ) ? 1) Internet Connection 2) Voip phones ... . Help me to compile ...