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

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Can ssh but can't access webserver

I have two webserver running. One on 8888 and another on 1234. I can't access them, but I can ssh. I noticed that the settings for the ssh (port 22) look different than for the webserver ports. For ...
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Cannot access webserver on virtual machine from the internet

I'm having trouble accessing my webserver when it's located on a virtual machine. If I put the webserver on the physical host machine, I can access it from the internet. However, when I try to access ...
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how to setup a publicly hosted tcp/ip webserver to receive gprs packets(lat/long and other data) sent from a sim900A gsm module

I want to send the foll data (lat/long, date/time, velocity, deviceID) using gprs (tcp/ip connection) from a gps/gsm tracker i made (using sim900A as the gsm/gprs module). I know how to send data to a ...
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Is blocking / allowing by IP using .htaccess (or equivalent) enough to secure a resource on a web server?

Currently in the process of setting up a web infrastructure to host my web application where security is the most important factor and I need to be able to allow only specific IP addresses to a ...
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What minimum'allows' should be used in iptables rules?

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 server which has two Ethernet ports: eth0 directly connects with a custom camera and eth1 connects via LAN cable to a wireless router. I had been developing a web application ...
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How do I change the document root for lighttpd?

I am trying to change my lighttpd configuration as follows: I have a 500GB ext4 formatted hard disk attached to my server via USB. I would like to either a) Change my lighttpd server's document root ...
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Log a user in without switching focus to it

I have a few programs that auto-start whenever I log into my user on my Windows 8.1 computer. Because some of these are servers (such as FTP and HTTP that I use to access my files when I'm away), they ...
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Virtualmin cPanel backup migration failed

I tried to migrate a cPanel backup into Virtualmin, but it gave me an error saying that I needed a password. Yet, it did not prompt me for a password. This is all it said: Validating migration file ...
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How to find which web technologies were used to develop the web interface of a server only accessable through the local LAN?

We access the server by entering the IP address in the address bar of our browsers, e.g. http://172.16.50.4/ Server OS: CentOS Server Apache 2.2.15 FTP: vsftpd 2.2.3 I use Wappalyzer in my browser ...
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High memory rate - how to focus on the cause?

I have an high memory rate on my app and I see that gunicorn takes about 2.74GB memory. How can I identify exactly what is the reason for that? Can I see what are the running processes within ...
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How many ethernet cables should I use from one switch to another? [closed]

I've got a cable running from my server room to a room with a switch and 38 computers. My instructor says only one Ethernet cable from the server to the switch in the computer room should be good, but ...
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CentOS Web Panel CWP Apache php scripts not working

I have installed centos web panel on my centos6 server, CWP on my HP Proliant G8 server. I installed it as localhost web server. I put php.info script in public_html folder, and it doesn't work in ...
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How can I migrate mail from H-Sphere to cPanel?

I am moving my server from H-Sphere to cPanel and I have everything done except for the mail. What is the easiest way to get all my mail from my old H-Sphere server and put it in my new cPanel?
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Restricting access to an internal website when user is using Terminal Services

I have a requirement where there is an internal attendance website which is supposed to accessed only when the person using it is physically present at the computer. The options which came to mind ...
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How to run multiple servers on a Linux machine?

I have the capability to SSH into a Linux machine hosted on a server. Is there a possibility that I can install multiple servers on the same machine - say Apache and NodeJS? Is there a tool/app that I ...
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Fedora 20 webserver very slow

I got a personal webserver running on my computer. I made sure the port required is open on the firewall and my router, when I access the page via localhost, it's lightning fast. However many other ...
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Cannot see index.php on localhost, Firefox prompts to open file in editor

I have a small index.php that I created by following a tutorial on the official PHP site but cannot see it on localhost. I formatted my drive, reinstalled Linux Mint, Apache2, PHP5 and MariaDB. No ...
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Batch File Gives Message: “1 was unexpected at this time”

I wrote a batch file that checks if a server is online. It uses a few cygwin-64 tools. Here's the batch file: wget -S http://www.example.com/ -o headers.txt -O index.html cat http-commands.txt | ...
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phpMyAdmin + TYPO3 = Error code 200, how to solve?

I'm running a TYPO3 4.5.37 with the phpMyAdmin 4.18.4 plugin installed (both latest versions). TYPO3 itself works perfectly fine and the website, too. But if I click on the phpMyAdmin extension in the ...
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Transfer ONLY email accounts from one server to another

Okay. So the company I work with just transferred web servers. I have SSH access to both machines. Without making a FULL cpanel backup, is there a way I can transfer JUST the email accounts from the ...
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Using CentOS virtual box guest OS as a local web server

I've installed CentOS as a virtual box os under my osx host, and have been trying to use it as a local web server, but I've run into some problems. First, I want to establish that I've installed ...
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Web Server Public ip address to be seen on webpage

I have a Raspberry Pi behind NAT running Linux and hosting a web server. I access the web page from outside via Yaler utility as I have Dynamic public ip address. Is there a way to show my current ...
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How do DNS servers work?

I know that a domain name is resolved by a DNS server to an IP address, which is then used to reach the requested server. I'm slightly embarrassed that I don't know some of the details of how this ...
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/sbin/php-fpm works while /bin/php doesn't

Compiled php 5.6.3 on centos with the following ./configure: ./configure \ --with-zlib-dir \ --with-freetype-dir \ --enable-mbstring \ --with-libxml-dir=/usr \ --enable-soap \ --enable-calendar \ ...
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How to troubleshoot router configuration for home webserver [closed]

How to troubleshootI installed lighttpd on my home computer and configured my router to allow external connections to port 80. When I start the webserver at 127.0.0.1:80, I can access 127.0.0.1 in a ...
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can't connect to local web server

when i try to connect to a web server installed on a pc in lan i can't get the index page, the computer is well configured because i can ping and ssh it: ping $ ping 172.16.69.196 PING 172.16.69.196 ...
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Unable to connect to thin server on ubuntu

I'm unable to connect to my webserver over the web. I've got an ec2 instance running with ubuntu 11.10 on it. It's running a thin server on port 9292. I can ssh into the ec2 box, and do curl ...
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PHP in Xampp Windows with ZTS support

i would like to add ZTS to PHP bundled in latest Xampp distribution on Windows. I need to use pthreads for a project and don't know how to do it. What's the way to enable both? Thank you very much
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Is a server able to record both the MAC address and the IP address of a computer which accesses it? [closed]

Is a server able to record both the MAC address and the IP address of a computer which accesses it? For example, when the server offers webpages or something to download.
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How do web-servers “listen” to IP addresses, interrupt or polling?

I'm trying to understand the lower details of web servers. I am wondering if a server, say Apache, is continuously polling for new requests or If it works by some sort of interrupt system. If it is an ...
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Secure PHP in user directories

I'm a sysadmin for a small server at my university, which is used by students to experiment and run long jobs at their will. I enabled PHP in user directories so they could experiment with websites ...
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I cannot see my web Server from behind my Linksys Router with ISP Static Address

I have a Zentyal Server with an external NIC (For Internet) and Internal NIC (For LAN) My problem is that I cannot see my Zentyal Server on the Internet. My 2nd problem is my domain name is not ...
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Can you direct incoming port 80 traffic to two different boxes, depending on what resource is requested?

Currently I host my website on one server, and my email on another. My email server is a Zentyal box, running Zarafa. I can access the webmail from inside the network by entering the server's IP ...
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Minimal nginx configuration for localhost?

I need to serve myself a few static HTML documents for test purposes (playing around with Mozilla addon development, need certain content to develop against). I thought I can just install a small ...
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root directory - www or public_html

Is the root directory where all files are kept (directly from accessing from FTP) always "www" or "public_html" depending on what OS? Or is it possible to rename this folder? And if so, what would be ...
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Apache can't load a web page after stopping in mac

I have Mac OS X 10.10. I configured my Apache to load web pages from Sites folder so when I boot my system Apache correctly loads my web pages from Sites Folder. When I type ps aux | grep httpd ...
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openerp-server stops and goes down

I've installed Odoo/OpnnERP, and I've put the openerp-server daemon in /etc/init.d to get it started automatically on Ubuntu startup. It gets started normally on every reboot and works fine. But ...
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How to host multiple php sites on one OpenShift app

How to make different domains point to different sub-directory? For Example: abc.com --> ./php/abc.com/ xyz.com --> ./php/xyz.com/ Can I create virtual hosts on OpenShift's app?
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Binding (mount) a filesystem with different user/group

This is a question that has been asked many times here, but it doesn't seem like there is a (working) answer. I have folders that belongs to a "web" user: /home/web/example.com/user1/ (uid=web, ...
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How to make Pixaria work without ini_set()?

I am working on a server which has Pixaria installed. After wasting (yes, completely wasted) hours trying to find out why it showed a blank page, I finally decided to try to enable ini_set() in ...
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What is the 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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openVPN server installation over single port?

First of all please understand that i am new to this i need to clear technical term before i actually do any research over it so please ignore my illitracy over the subject.. My company have VPN in ...
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Why is allowing root login via FTP( on cPanel) a considerable security risk?

I find it very convenient to administer my whole server by logging in as root. However, CSF tells me that it is a "considerable risk" to allow login to FTP via root, and other websites I googled ...
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Is my understanding of the WSGI path correct

My past web application experience is limited to a few Apache+PHP experiments. Starting from this background I've been reading up on using Python for REST services, and this is my current ...
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Show different txt file on different server

I have a .txt file, say robots.txt When I upload my code to my web server (on heroku), I want to deploy the same code to another web server (also heroku server). BUT I want the content of my ...
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Overwrite web files with locally stored versions of the file

My problem is thus: I would like to provide my own versions of css/js files that websites send to my client (browser), however all of the browser-based solutions for adding css and javascript to a ...
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Prevent direct access to webserver files

How can I prevent direct access to my /css and /scripts folders, and there contents? Also, is there a way I can prevent direct access to index.php? (The right way is to just go to my website, which ...
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how to shut down a server from the webinterface

I want to be able to shutdown my server remotely by clicking on a button on a web page. The server runs Ubuntu 14.04.1 64 Bit and a python web application. I have not decided which yet, but it will be ...
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How to configure a web server for local access?

I currently have a desktop at home set up as a web server among other functions. It is running Ubuntu 12.04 and Apache 2.2.22. I have various virtual servers set up for different sites. Some of the ...
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How do I set up SSL in wampserver

When transmitting sensitive data over the Internet its exposed to malicious users or links therefore ssl or ssh is adopted. I have wampserver in my local machine and would love help on how to set up ...