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

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Apache and uploading files

I have Apache 2.4.20 on Ubuntu 16.04 and I would like to handle two scenarios: 1) a file gets uploaded to Apache by POST request. How can I categorize that file according to MIME content and then, ...
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Prevent users from opening files via URL on lighttpd webserver

I have a website that uses JSON files to store settings in. Those files are located at a subfolder, so that it looks like /settings/settings.json. If I type in the IP address on the local network ...
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LAMP server software requirements [closed]

I'm building my first LAMP server to be used as both a remote testing server and as practice for building a web server. I'm going to use Ubuntu Server with Apache2, PHP7, MySQL 5.7, OpenSSL and ...
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Easiest way to convert Ubuntu Server 11.10 physical disk to VHD

I have an old HP server running Ubuntu Server 11.10. I'd like to create a copy of the disk, in VHDX form, to use with Hyper-V. What's the easiest way of creating the VHDX file? Can anyone suggest ...
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Captive portal from USB dongle

I need a router which will show an html-page stored on usb-flash-drive to newly connected wifi-user. The page will contain a form, and results of this form should be stored to usb-flash-drive. Is it ...
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Setting up IIS as a testing server (Windows 10)

I decided to install IIS, hoping I can use it to debug an ASP page I'm working on. It installed easily enough but now I'm stuck: what is the IP I should be addressing it with as I use FTP/Dreamweaver ...
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Ipython web server using a FIOS router

I'm trying to setup my headless home server so that I can access a ipython notebook via a web browser. I think the issue I'm having is setting up the port forwarding correctly from my Verizon FIOS ...
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How to get piwik running with nginx on Ubuntu?

Seeing that I want to learn more about linux administration today I wanted to set up an instance of the self-hosted Piwik statistics package for a website I'm running. Since I don't want to disturb ...
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Website on Server A and Mails on Server B?

Lets assume i do have a domainname called BUGGLES.COM on SERVER A. I want to host the website for that domain on SERVER A but everything realted to emails should be on SERVER B. I want to be able to ...
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How does image hotlink protection work?

Some images on the Internet have what is called "hotlink protection" (for example, when image searching on Google). I understand the reasoning for this and that it saves bandwidth. However, how does ...
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Can a Telnet server detect the client being used through the protocol?

While web browsers send, among other things, the User-Agent string, does the Telnet protocol have a similar method of determining anything about the client connecting to it? OS? Specific Telnet client?...
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Can multiple users share 1 email address with different login credentials?

This may seem a daft question but there is a good reason behind it... Is there a way for multiple users to share 1 email address with different logins? For example, Email address: info@superuser....
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How do I keep my data from being destroyed on my web server if a hard drive fails?

For example. say I have a website, and people can create users. My server has a hard drive, that stores the data from each user. If one of my hard drives fails, how do I ensure that the data on it ...
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How to create a website from already inter-linked html files

I have a collection of html files (and related files in folders) on PC which are linked to each other and I want to upload them to a web server instead of recreating the web pages online, but I don't ...
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Web Server Security : www directory

I have a question about Web Server, especially PHP / Apache Server. A Developer told me and my colleagues that today it is bad to put our Web directory in WWW directory, because it is unsecured (...
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Understanding everything about SSH keys

consider me as noob, but I've 0 idea about ssh keys, I know ssh is very secure, one thing I know, that you don't need to remember password when you like to access your remote server, now i've 3 remote ...
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Start unicorn server as www-data

i am running a RoR app with a unicorn and Nginx setup. Everything works fine so far. But right now i have the app in my home folder and run unicorn as $USER. I would like to change now the app ...
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Does downloading a file, requires the server to also upload it to the client

Suppose I am downloading a file from a server. Now does downloading the file from the server mean, that the server is also simultaneously uploading the file to my computer. That is, apart from me ...
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Deploying web.py project to Bluehost, WSGIServer: missing FastCGI error

I'm trying to deploy a very simple web.py app to my Bluehost website using these instructions. Here's my main python file: #!/usr/bin/python import web from web import form import whitelistchecker ...
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Webservice in 8080

I am running a GlassFish Server (in Microsoft Windows Server 2008) and deployed a application and configured HTTP to listen on 8080 port. This setup is working in browser as I could able to open the ...
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XAMPP and MySQL workbench [duplicate]

Ok so I have this message error in XAMPP: 20:25:37 [mysql] Error: MySQL shutdown unexpectedly. 20:25:37 [mysql] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies, 20:25:37 [mysql] ...
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XAMPP and MySQL

Ok so I have this message error in XAMPP: 20:25:37 [mysql] Error: MySQL shutdown unexpectedly. 20:25:37 [mysql] This may be due to a blocked port, missing dependencies, 20:25:37 [mysql] ...
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How to access a linux server with private IP from outside network? [duplicate]

I need to access a linux servers with private ip form any network. Usually I use VPN to access those servers. But want to access without VPN. Can you guys please tell the settings need to be done on ...
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How to get a network of different IP addresses on IPv6?

Does anyone know if it is possible to get a network of different IP addresses on IPv6 (not sure if they have it in my area?). What I'm thinking is maybe I could have a little network like at work now ...
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Access backend Node JS application from Rails + NGINX

So I have a NGINX Webserver forwarding connections from port 80 to my Rails application. The Rails application handles authentication and serves basic functionality and static pages. I have several ...
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How to determine which OS's would work best with legacy hardware?

Forgive the novice question but I'm a newb to the site as well as pretty new to tinkering with PC's. I have an old HP Pavillion 6635 (I believe it's 66 MHz) with very little RAM that I plan to update ...
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How to hide folders from public viewing on server

Here is the website where my server is located: Is there a way to hide those folders from public viewing? The reason being is I have a gcm html server side service in one of the folders. I'm ...
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Add IP camera and Web Server to same router

I've run a web server on WRT1900AC router for some time now. Recently I added a Pyle IP camera to the network. After adding the IP camera (port 6001 set on camera and port forwarding), the web ...
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Fastest possible 1-liner request generator on Linux webserver

Long story short, I want to make the following 1-line script as fast as it can get: tail -f access_log | grep -v 'some_requests' --line-buffered | sed -u 's/^.*(http:\/\/example.com\/blah)\/this.*$/\...
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Local webserver iOS connection error

I'm running a local webserver on my Windows 7 computer that is connected with my router through WiFi. All Firewall and Antivirus features are disabled on that computer. When I try to access my ...
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Raspberry Pi Server only works locally

I hosted a WebSocket server on my raspberry pi, and it is only accessible in my house. The reason for this is probably really obvious, but I have no experience with setting up a server. Is it ...
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Can I setup a webserver on a private network?

I am trying to setup a webserver on our company's private network. I have the domain name www.myurlexample.com which needs to resolve to a server here on my network. But I'm struggling to figure it ...
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port forwarding works from some devices only

I'm running a simple server using python -m SimpleHTTPServer and have configured port forwarding. I'm also behind a vpn. When I try to contact myexternalIP_ISP:myport from the same machine, I get to ...
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Apache fails to display/follow symbolic links

I'm running apache v2.4 to host a personal web site on my office mac mini running OS X 10.10. The basic site is working fine but its throwing the 403 forbidden access error when I add symbolic link to ...
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Ajenti not accessible on Port 8000?

I have an Ajenti installation on a dedicated server on my home network, which is portforwarded to Port 8000. Using canyouseeme.org, the port shows as open, however when I try to access it using the IP ...
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Can't connect to localhost on mac WebServer from other computers on same local network

When I execute ifconfig in terminal, I see under the en0 > inet > 192.168.0.10 which is my machine's ip, but when I enter it into my PC or iPhone's browser, it doesn't work, how do I connect to my ...
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Difference between Procfile and Procfile.Windows in heroku servers

I'm learning how to deploy a Django project with Heroku. And I notice two files in this repository (git from tutorial): https://github.com/heroku/python-getting-started The file Procfile, I do ...
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How do I reconfigure Apache to use another port?

After uninstalling IP camera I opened Mamp wich use port 80 and the following message appeared: APACHE' needs open port '80' which is already being used by another service or application. Please ...
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Tunneling local webserver through SSH

I'd like to reach my local webserver http://192.168.0.186:3000 when I am not at home. I don't want to publish it on the internet, because I don't think it is safe when you are not an expert in ...
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Port forwarding, gateway timeout

I want to connect my web server to internet. I have set DHCP reservation (basically, set static IP) to server (192.168.1.100) and forwarded port 80 on router. If I want access my web page from ...
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Implementing fail2ban the correct way

I have a Django web app where people write comments and upvote/downvote others' comments. The webserver is gunicorn + nginx (reverse proxy). The db is postgresql. The db and web app reside in two ...
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How to run a virtual server?

I am currently running a physical Ubuntu 14.04 server that hosts a website. I want to add a second website, but I don't want to try and run both from one physical box. I also want to separate my data ...
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First server in history was used through Usenet, right? [closed]

For some studying and research pupose, I need to know when the first used server was. I tried to google it, but I only got the first web server in 1990. I know about ARPA in 1969. But as far as I ...
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Difference between Usenet and forums in terms of servers? [closed]

I tried to understand the true difference between Usenet and regular forums in termas of servers adminstrations and organizing but with no avail. This is qutoed from Wikipedia "absence of a central ...
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Display an image when the web server is accessed

I run a Minecraft network on a dedicated debian 8 jessie machine and I have a LAMP server running on it. I want to know how can I make it so when people put my server IP into their browser and hit ...
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Does HTTPS/SSL make sense on a local network?

I wonder if I should enable HTTPS/SSL on web servers in my LAN. Which opportunities does a sniffer/man-in-the-middle have in a local area network, where devices are usually connected by switches? Is ...
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Can I route DNS entries to the same domain?

I have a domain which is showing user data from a php file, and I want to use the url as being the source for which user to display. I have something like example.com and I want that if you type in ...
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When does CPU Usage starts to impact users or services? [closed]

I work with servers, and now, starting to gravitate more into server performance monitoring. Some application developers that I've met lately claim that Windows/Linux Services and its applications (...
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How to make a LAMP server publicly accessible?

I bought a Raspberry Pi 2 in order to host a web server off my ASUS RT-N66U router running the latest Merlin firmware. I have the LAMP stack running, and also changed AllowOverride to All for <...
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NGINX X-Frame-Options allow only from single page

I am trying to setup my vHost to allow iframes from only one subdomain of our network. Before we had: add_header X-Frame-Options "SAMEORIGIN"; on all our pages. To accomplish what I want to do I ...