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

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How to specify host type (thttpd server)?

I've read this FAQ: http://halplant.com:2001/server/thttpd_FAQ.html#Build My OS is Linux Mint 17.3. I've run it on VirtualBox as a guest OS. The Host OS is Windows 8.1 From the FAQ I know that I ...
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apache loads externally but not locally

I just recently upgraded my internet and Comcast sent me a new router/modem in one; the ARRIS TG1682G. I thought I was having all sorts of issues port forwarding with this router until I took a ...
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External IP access on Xfinity modem/router

The title probably sucks, but it was the best I could think of for the question in hand. So I recently upgraded my internet and Comcast sent me a router/modem in one, this also included a new IP and ...
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How do I stop httpd running under Mac OS X (10.11) El Capitan Server?

I am using OS X El Capitan with the Server (app) configured to allow me VPN access to my home network. Unfortunately, the Server app has decided to start a bunch of httpd processes, which are now ...
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Unable to see the contents of ZIP folders within PuTTY

I hope all is well! I'm having trouble with unzipping folders on PuTTY and I hope someone could help. Whenever I enter unzip FOLDER, which is within the highest hierarchy, and type ls to see the ...
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Accessing port 80 using hostname.local from outside guest

I have a ubuntu server running inside VM. The hostname is ubuntu. I am able to ping "ubuntu.local" from the host and also from other computers in the same network. However, when I try to browse to ...
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WAMP: Missing http://localhost/ in urls , wrong wamp projects links

I have a problem with Wamp which never happened to me before, cannot find what's wrong. I have a few projects located in my www folder ( running windows 7 ). My hostfile has the line 127.0.0.1 ...
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How to run a HTML file from Notepad++?

I'd like to run a HTML page so I configured the Execute / F5 command as following: chrome.exe http://localhost:8080/$(FILE_NAME) It works when the HTML file is located in the root of my Workspace ...
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How to configure captive portal on DD-WRT Firmware to show local webpage

I have loaded DD-WRT firmware on my router and now I want to show a specific page saved on my computer at 192.168.1.4/web1.html. Now what add-on should I install? Any specific link to a tutorial? I ...
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How to disable *all* HTTP methods on Apache [2.2.29 (Unix)]

My web server responds to junk HTTP methods through telnet and I would like to prevent this. I initially used the code bellow to prevent TRACE,TRACK and DEBUG in my .htaccess file: RewriteCond ...
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Design Project to Automatically show a local webpage to all devices connected on local network

I am doing a design project and need help of expert how to do it I have to make a webserver on my computer and upload a webpage on that server . When a new user comes in a network e.g 192.168.1.1 a ...
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WPAD (Web Proxy Autodiscovery Protocol) can be used to automatically show a specific Webpage on all local network devices

I don`t know this can be implemented or not can I use WPAD to open a website that is saved on my laptop automatically all local users connected to same network . I want this page to be pushed ...
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Can I use 2 Different Cloudflare Account to handle 1 domain [on hold]

I handle a website for client. The domain has configured with a cloudflare account, owned by my client. I want to add some DNS records but with my cloudflare account. Then I ask my client to add my ...
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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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Check how my process was killed

I'm currently running a simple Node.JS server with express.js on my RaspberryPi with Debian installed on it. Everything works fine, but every morning I wake up to see my server isn't running anymore ...
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Strange HTTP requests from computer running Netgear Genie

I recently set up a test Nginx server on my computer, and I have been receiving some strange HTTP requests from another computer on the network: 192.168.1.114 - - [12/Jul/2015:17:12:42 +0000] "GET ...
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How to send an HTTP request for a certain domain name to a specific IP address?

For testing purposes, is it possible to circumvent DNS and send an HTTP request for a certain domain name to a specific IP address? For example, let's say you are building a website for example.com ...
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How can I tell if my home router can host a public site

I have a dedicated computer running debian. I have nginx up and running on it (can access it locally no problem via 192.168.x.x). I've put that machine in the DMZ on my router (Bell Home Hub 1000). ...
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Why I need to modify “etc\hosts” to be able to open the website?

I have a web-server in my network which its IP is 192.168.249.10. When I try to open it using its IP address in the browser, I face the following result: http: https: As you see above, I can't ...
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How can I set up a 'local' domain so that everyone on my local network can view a locally hosted site?

I want to set up MediaWiki on one of my home machines, and then have all requests made on the local network for 'wiki.home' or 'wiki.local' point to that box. I know that this can be done by editing ...
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How to allow command for user www-data?

I try to execute the following PHP command to get the IP-adress from eth0. $ip = trim(shell_exec("/sbin/ifconfig eth0 | grep -i 'inet Adresse:' | tr ':' ' ' | awk '{ print $3 }'")); But i get ...
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My website is slow only when connecting from certain IP addresses

I am running an apache server on debian stable from my house. My ISP is AT&T, and my servere is ethernet connected to the gigabit router / fiber modem (Motorala NVG589) that AT&T installed ...
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Redirect domain within a local network

I have a web server running with multiple websites up on different domains using apache. this is all on one server. I want to have another domain to point to another server though. So, for example, I ...
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How to make Nginx virtual host work? (page not found)

Running Ubuntu 13.10 in VirtualBox. I've put my website in this folder: And created the log folder on /srv/www/streamsy.com/logs/. I've done these steps: sudo apt-get install nginx sudo chown -R ...
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Copying files while SSHed onto a computer

I am trying to upload some website files to a computer I am SSHed into and I'm not sure the correct command to use. I've tried looking up the cp command instructions but I can't work out what to put ...
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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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How do I connect to a shared folder on the network on Fedora 23?

I'm new to Linux and I'm trying to learn about it. I usually connect to my university server on Mac OS X using the "connect to server" option. This is an example of my university home address: ...
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Is a Mac Pro sufficient for a webserver [closed]

We're currently using a Mac Mini 2012 edition to test run our upcoming website. However we're going to be expecting around 30,000-50,000 users per day later on after we launch. My question is, will ...
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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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Can I run a webserver from home with my IP-Adress? [duplicate]

If I configured my modem/router to redirect all http requests to a computer on my network, could I run a server others can access with my IP-Adress? Let's say Bob wants to see my website that is ...
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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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Is there any freeware for remote access via web browser?

I have a PC at home which I want to access from a web browser at school. I looked for many software solutions but they had at least one of the following problems: Not free Need to install client ...
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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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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 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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How do I set up my Windows laptop's web server (XAMPP or IIS) to be accessible wirelessly (no router involved)

I want to serve up web pages from my Windows 7 or 8 (I have two) laptop to nearby devices via WiFi. I've got: VirtualRouterPlus set up to provide wireless access to my laptop. * Xampp set up ...
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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 ...
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Access internal IP using public IP

I have a DSL modem with a public IP address (201.206.x.x), and I have a web server in my internal network (192.168.0.50). I set up the modem to forward requests to port 80 to my web server, so, if I ...
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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 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: ...
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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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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 ...