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

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How can I access a Web server in a VM from an iPad?

I have a virtual machine (running Windows Server 2012, if it's relevant), on VMware Workstation. It is running an Apache Tomcat web server, and I'm wanting to access that webserver from an iPad. Is ...
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Web server does not respond to outside network

I installed Apache and Phusion Passenger on a Rackspace Cloud server (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS), but for some reason I can't access it from an outside machine. From the local server I get a correct response: ...
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Apache 2 Permission for Download Data

I set up an Apache2 webserver on the raspberry Pi (Raspbian - Realy close to Debian), and I wanted to download a File from the website. In order to do that, I copied a video file (.avi) to the ...
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Use Mac Pro as time machine, server and editing station? [closed]

Background: My fiancée needs a Mac Pro for movie editing and rendering. I need a web server and a backup solution for my MacBook Pro. Idea We thought we could split the costs of the Mac Pro and set ...
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What web server is using this favicon? [closed]

This might seem like an odd question but I see no option but to ask it anyway. I have seen this favicon like a million times. But I just can't figure out what server uses this favicon. It's a red ...
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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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Connect to a webserver running in Windows 7 using IP from a brower

I'm not sure if this is the proper place to ask this question. Here is my issue I'm using windows 7 and i have installed Zope Server.(Zope is python web framework which has a built-in server). I ...
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Something is preventing incoming connections in Windows XP

I want to test Apache on my PC. When I visit my site from my PC at 127.0.0.1 or by typing my IP, it works. But when I try viewing my site from another PC by typing my IP, the site didn't load. I ...
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Can't connect to home server

Trying to figure out what I might be doing wrong. I installed XAMPP - and everything looks fine. If I go to localhost everything comes right up. But when I go to my IP address, I just get a ...
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Home web server on O2 Broadband

I'm trying to set up a website that is hosted on my computer. I'm using Win7 with IIS and an O2 Wireless Box II. I can access that website using http://localhost or http://192.168.1.104 (subnet ip ...
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Renaming Nginx 1.3.5 Server: response header

In nginx 1.2 & 1.3 you can modify the source to change the name: src/http/ngx_http_header_filter_module.c (lines 48 and 49): static char ngx_http_server_string[] = "Server: Not Nginx" CRLF; ...
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Web-server with power consumption below 20 W?

There are some workarounds to do this like making a router into an webserver or making a remote storage device into a LAMP machine. or even your smartphone into a webserver. Am I missing something, ...
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Better ways to setup a webserver behind ISP's NAT

Our entire road is behind an ISP NAT that I can't access. Our ISP wont forward a port either. My workaround, I setup an ipv4 to ipv6 tunnel using freenet6. I get a domain like ...
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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 ...
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Access localhost, RDC, ports, etc. from behind school firewall?

As an avid designer and developer I work with software on my laptop while at school. Because I'm on my school's network, I have no access to things like: the web server I run on my personal computer ...
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How do I find out what HTTP headers are being used to download a file without access to the web server?

If I do not have access to the web server configuration files, how would I know what HTTP headers are being used to download files? I am talking about files that are downloaded by the browser, not ...
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Can I run a minimalist web-server on my router without rewriting the firmware with DD-WRT?

I read this article on Nezzen.net that says that you can make a web-server on your router providing that you rewrite its firmware with a free DD-WRT, Tomato, or equivalent. Leaving apart the fact ...
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Solution for archiving and rapidly searching/browsing large numbers of photos on a NAS? [closed]

I'm an amateur photographer, and have over the course of several years managed to accumulate somewhere in the neighborhood of a terabyte of photographs. I've got a little personal linux server ...
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Communication not possible with HyperV Virtual Maschine

I started to work with hyper-v today. I setup an linux System in it. I now tried to also create a new internal network, because from monday on i don't have an network available but have to do some ...
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technicolor router can't access localhost from public ip

My provider gave me a new router (which sucks compared to the one I had; 2wire), it's Technicolor TG582n software version 10.2.0.B. I looked around for remote management in the router administration ...
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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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IIS 7.5 Windows Authentication Not Working in Chrome

On a new installation of IIS 7.5 I have setup Windows Authentication on my Intranet. The providers I have used are 'NTLM' and negotiate in that order. This works fine in IE and Firefox but in chrome ...
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Is it possible to transfer files from Amazon S3 directly to another web server? [closed]

I need to transfer some files from several Amazon S3 buckets to a different web server. The amount of data is several gigs, so downloading and re-uploading is not favorable. I have done some ...
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Enabling MS Security Essentials blocks port web server

I notice when I enable "real-time production" in MS Security Essentials that my web-service (on port 80) is blocked from outside my machine. I can still access it locally, even with my network IP. ...
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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 ...
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Port Forwarding not working in DSL Router

I am using BSNL BroadBand connection and a DSL Router is provided that can act as a Default Gateway to many wireless devices. One such device is my server. I have bought a static ip on lease. So that ...
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using a static ip address when accessing internet through wireless (wifi)

I have got a static ip address for lease from my ISP. So the requests for that ip address is forwarded to the modem in my house. from here it is connected to other devices through wifi. On one o the ...
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Connecting to virtual machine when no connection to internet

I'm having problems connecting to my local virtual machine if I'm off the internet. When I'm properly connected to the internet, I have no problem also connecting to my local server. Setup Host: ...
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Running a WAMP Web Server on LAN creates Problems

I have installed XAMPP on Windows 7, but when I try to access the server with the LAN IP from another PC connected to the same network, the website does not show up, instead throws an error. When I ...
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Configuring a VMDG280 router to point to an internal web server

I have a netgear VMDG280 router. I have a static IP address. Anyone know how I can configure this router so if I type in my IP address, it shows me the same apache ready webpage as I get when I go ...
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Reliable Web and MySQL Server Configuration with Limited Hardware

I have two Raspberry Pi's, and an old Linux box. Out of these three I want to create a reliable web server and a reliable MySQL server - however I need one of the Raspberry Pi's to be the main web ...
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accessing webserver on desktop PC through wifi dongle from a tablet

I am running windows 7 on my desktop PC and have installed tomcat webserver. I'm able to bring up the default homepage using http://:8080 (or, http://:8080) on the desktop browser. I have a D-Link ...
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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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Forward my public ip address to my xampp webserver

I am trying to forward my public ip address with port 80 to a xampp webserver. I have an ADSL modem and a wireless media router. I have done the following: Reserved a DHCP address inside the ...
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Can't seem to find an open port to host a webserver

It appears that my ISP is blocking every single port as i cannot seem to find a port that isn't blocked except for 22 (SSH). I can't find a port to host my home webserver on (which i am trying to set ...
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VirtualBox webserver not accessbile on host browser

I setup and installed a CentOS6 webserver on a virtualbox. Already setup port-forwarding of port 4444 to 80 so that I can access it and even disabled Win7 firewall. I think that probably the problem ...
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Running a webserver behind a firewall I have no access to

I'm having a bad time in my student appartment: I want to run a webserver on my Laptop, which should be reachable from outside of the net. I'm sitting behind some proxy-server that passes outgoing ...
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Sandbox on a linux server for group members

I am a member of a large group (academic department) using a central GNU/Linux server. I would like to be able to install web apps like instiki, run version control repositories, and serve content ...
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Joomla sftp support

I have a server which is shared and I don't have too much control on it. I was able to install Joomla 2.5, but whenever I upload any file, such as a template, the file owner (www) is different than my ...
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run many python web apps without eating the processor away

I need to run many Python web apps (mostly Django, but not all of them) on a server. Currently I'm running them with uwsgi emperor mode (I guess... I just have all configs in /etc/uwsgi/apps-enabled/) ...
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Change the visible footer in Apache directory pages

When I visit a directory listing page on my Apache server, this footer is visible: Apache/2.2.22 (Debian) Server at localhost Port 80 How is it possible to modify parts of this footer to my liking? ...
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How do I locate php.ini?

I installed php on the server and php_info(); displays: Configuration File (php.ini) Path /home/gmcnulty/php However, I don't see anything there nor do I see any php directory? How do I ...
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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 ...
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A Cloud OS to Install on my Windows Server

Wondering if anyone has any experience or knowledge of some good, free, potentially open-source, cloud/Web Operating Systems that I can install and host on my own personal 2K8 R2 Server at home?
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list of all web applications installed on server?

I have a home sever running a lot of different purposes, among other stuff it runs apache, mysql and torrent client. Some of these software is accessible through the web interface, but there is no ...
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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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How do I make my home IIS server accessible from the web?

I just visited: http://www.whatsmyip.org/ and found my IP Address. Now when I type my IP address in browser I see my router instead of my IIS which is OK because I am behind home router. But I'd like ...
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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 ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 FTP Server Doesn't Work

I have a newly installed W2K8 R2 which I use it as web server. I have already enabled all the things under the "web server(IIS)" and I also checked that the Windows Firewall had all the FTP-related ...
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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 ...