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Questions tagged [vps]

VPS stands for "virtual private server." It is a virtual machine that is sold as a service by a hosting provider.

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Virus on Server blocking SQL database [on hold]

Windows server with SQL installed all of a sudden failed to connect to the SQL database. suspected virus
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scp unable to get term attr:

I use a VPS on port 7822. I can SSH login without any problems but when I use scp it gives me the following error after entering the password: Unable to get term attr: Invalid argument I ran the ...
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Emails go to spam ( Reverse DNS is set , DKIM pass , SPF pass , DMARC pass ) [migrated]

It's been now 3 days that I am struggling with configuring my emails to go to the inbox. I have a VPS server at OVH and a domain name. I have configured everything in virtualmin with OpenDKIM and ...
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What are the best practices to make sure a “death will” script will go off when you die? [closed]

I like to ensure to a reasonable degree that a bunch of scripts will be executed if I’m dead. Are there any open-source solutions streamlining this process? What are the best practices I should keep ...
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Putty/Wireshark in terminal/on vps?

Is there a way to use these specific programs through a terminal or on a vps? (By through a terminal, i mean with no displays, just the actual terminal). Im on RHEL/CentOS7.
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How can the VPS access the IPMI addresses as its host machine?

I created a VPS(CentOS 6.9) on the Windows Server 2008 Dedicated Server. In the Windows Server 2008 Dedicated Server, there are two interface, one is for public network, and the other is for interior ...
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The VPS in my Windows Server 2008 can not access the Internet

In my Windows Server's Hyper-V I created a CentOS 6.9 VPS. and in its settings, its network interface adapter is using Local Connectivity 2 - Virtual Network. this is the detail of the virtual ...
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Server not appearing to public with VPN

I have a VPS with OpenVPN and I have connected my server to the VPN, on the server I can web browse and download through the VPN but when I start up a game server on the machine no one can see it in ...
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How to connect to vps behind NAT together VNC

How to connect to vps behind NAT together VNC Iam already installed Ubuntu 14.0, VNC, GUI and firefox. please someone help me out i'm looking over google for 3 days I Don't get the way I have::. ...
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Routing a VPN connection to a socks proxy on the same server

I'm running a VPS with the OpenVPN service. On the same server I also set up a local socks proxy (it's Tor, but I don't think it really matters for this case). Can I somehow route my VPN connection ...
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How to SSH to IPv6 only VPS if my ISP only supports IPv4?

I have a server on Vultr ($2.50 plan) that only supports IPv6. But, my ISP right now only supports IPv4 and I can't SSH into that box to do work. How do I SSH into this server? What are the tools/...
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does VPS rely on SSD?

I have recently starting using a Linode and a Digital Ocean droplet. I have not had speed problems with either one, and that led me to wonder exactly how they balance resources among the various VPSs ...
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How can I use VMware on a Windows Server 2016 VPS?

If I try to do that, I get: " VMware Workstation and Hyper-V are not compatible. Remove the Hyper-V role from the system before running VMware Workstation. " I tried lots of tutorials... none work. ...
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Resolving IPv6 requsets on IPv4 VPS

I have a VPS(Virtual Private Server) from hetzner.com with Centos-6.9 The VPS can only work with IPv4 and the server don't support IPv6. Now i setup and running a proxy on this VPS(shadowsocks). ...
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VPS: CPU seams to be under heavy load while no process produces such load?

I recently set up a really cheap VPS mainly for backup purposes but I also wanted it to do some small, minor tasks. But because I was too interested I wanted to take a look at CPU and Memory usage, ...
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How to add/mount block storage on DigitalOcean droplet under server root /

I have created new CentOS x64 droplet on Digital Ocean and while doing that I have added block storage of 100GB as a additional storage. But when i logged in to my VPS I see it like this : [root@...
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Route all traffic from VPS to my home network

I have a VPS with a static public IP, and I also have a home network with a static public IP. I want to somehow make it so that if the VPS's static IP receives traffic on a certain port, it routes/...
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How to setup VPS to forward multiple IPs to a single static IP

Im running a bunch of crypto masternodes and I have a vpn so I can get a static IP for my local server machines (I have to do this because Im on cable internet which doesnt allow me to purchase static ...
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Can set hostname of VPS buy from https://bandwagonhost.com

I buy a VPS server from bandwagon , here is this server 's info enter image description here then I install a wordpress blog in this server , now I can visit my blog by type : http://myIP but I ...
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How can I set up a DKIM DNS Record?

I currently run a website, hosted on a VPS. The software is Plesk. I have already setup an SPF Record and a DMARC Record, via the DNS Settings. I am a little stuck on how to set up a DKIM Record. ...
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SSH Tunnel not working?

I'm testing how to set up an ssh tunnel, but when I do it through putty the prompt needs to be up and won't work closed. Any ideas on how to set this up? I have another program working on the VPS, so ...
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Being ddos-ed or my VPS has been compromised?

VPS bandwidth was suspended due to over usage. Didn't really promote my website at all cus it is still under development. Installed IFTOP and below is what I have captured. Any advice is greatly ...
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Keep processes active after logging out of RDP

i have a windows dedicated server where i host a music stream on twitch but when i disconnect from it the stream stops working because the windows user is disconnected. How do i prevent the server ...
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How can I get my real VPS Internet speed?

I'm using IntoVPS's product (VPS) I tried to download a Windows 7 ISO, a torrent game, Photoshop from archive.org link and they all download around 2-5 MB/s I've tried servers from Fermont, London, ...
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Create ami on amazon from Linode vps

Is there a way to migrate my linode ubuntu 14.04 server to ec2 instance on amazon? or make it as ami to create ec2 instance from it? I read some articles on amazon about migration from vm ...
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Transfer my emails to a VPS CentOS dovecot2

I used to have a web host to manage my emails. I can download them all in .eml, .csv or plain text. I have a VPS running CentOS 7 + Sentora and I'd like to transfer those emails to this VPS. It seems ...
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Connecting external hard disk drive into a Linux vps

Is it possible to connect an external hard disk drive into a vps folder, say /drive using linux centos 6-64 vps? How can we do this? Thanks
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OpenVz and Fatal: Kernel too old error

I was trying to install OpenVZ on my Ubuntu 17.10 server using following tutorial: https://www.howtoforge.com/installing-and-using-openvz-on-debian-wheezy-amd64 I have installed new kernel (I haven't ...
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Server blocking ports as a VPN? how to fix - SHADOWSOCKS/UBUNTU

Ok so Im new to all this, I setup a protocol called shadowsocks using an auto-setup script (because openvpn is now blocked in my country) and I used a program called sstap to connect and for browsing ...
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Command line not working in a server connected via VNC

I connected to my VPS via tightVNC, yet when I opened terminal, there's nothing but all blank like this at first I thought it's some delaying, but there's still all blank no matter how long I wait. So ...
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Tunnel ports, thru VPS running OpenVPN, into my home network via Tomato Router

Long-story-short, my ISP has me double-NAT'ed = I can't open ANY ports. My router is running Tomato firmware, and I have its OpenVPN client linked to a VPS running OpenVPN. I can divert my home ...
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connection between two computers through a server

I want to connect to a computer to another computer with ssh through my vps I know its possible by port forwarding but I'm beginner so, I need to know how exactly port forwarding works on Linux. ...
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How to hide from public and search engine that website is hosted on specific server/host

i am working on website, i would like to hide it from general public and search engines. i have vps X , for hosting this site. and another vps Y , which will be front for general public. vps Y will ...
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Changing DNS for Subdomain

I wish to point a subdomain to a different place to the main / root / origin domain - for example example.com should point to X.X.X.X while mail.example.com should point to Y.Y.Y.Y. How do I go about ...
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What is the best way to configure a VPS Server, with ISPConfig or EasyEngine?

in order to install WordPress on a VPS server, according to your experience what is the difference between using an ISPConfig type panel or using EasyEngine in the configuration and management of the ...
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Connect linux VPS to remote mailserver

I have linux VPS with some of my unimportant services, but there is no mailserver installed. My mailserver is running on a much more reliable (and expensive) linux server. In this situation, of ...
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Are certificates managed by domain name providers, or on the server?

I'm setting up my personal VPS with Nginx, and I was reading about how to secure the service. But one thing was a bit unclear to me about certificates and managing HTTPS: If I buy the domain name (...
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Terminal will not allow SSH to Linux

I have a VPS that I have accessed using Terminal in the past. When I open Terminal I get Last login: Tue Aug 29 04:02:48 on ttys002 Mac-mini:~ administator$ All of the articles I have been able to ...
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How to use VPN on a Ubuntu virtual machine (VPS)

I've installed VPNC on a VPS (running Ubuntu 14), but I lose my connection (ssh) to that VPS after starting a VPNC service on it. Moreover, that VPS has two interfaces, and after losing my connection ...
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VPS internet has been killed. How do I fix it?

I am working with a friend on a VPS we use. Recently out root password was leaked and out internet has been completely ruined. ifconfig wan't recognised as a valid command or anything. I managed to ...
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Running a Process That Needs 5GB RAM

I run a python process that needs roughly 5GB of RAM which takes about 5 minutes every day on my laptop. However, now, I would like to automate the process and run it on a server (to be more ...
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Connect to VPS through SSH

Usually I bought VPS on Linode or DigitalOcean, the service provider allow me using ssh login by username and password. But this time I changed another service provider, they tell me I can login ...
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DNS and virtual hosting in Amazon Lightsail issue

I have an issue with Amazon lightsail VPS and virtual hosting, and here is the details: domain nameservers already set in godaddy. DNS records on amazon lightsail: /etc/hosts: 35.157.225.38 ...
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How to point domain to VPS when A Records are not available

I have bought a domain and VPS from two different providers. To host this domain on VPS, I need to create A Record in domain control panel that points to VPS IP (this is what I was told by VPS ...
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OpenVPN from VPS to Home PC

I have VPS that is on local network and has local IP assigned. How can I reach it from home PC? Can I run OpenVPN on it and somehow connect to it via VPN? My VPS is connected to network (I can ping ...
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CentOS VPS, help reading top to find memory hog

I'm trying to figure out why my VPS is using ~2.1-2.3Gb of memory when there's not even that much traffic. All I have is a single WordPress website that uses about a dozen WooCommerce plugins and ...
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DNS Settings for Website and Mail Server

I wanna built a simply html page and a mail server (iRedMail) on my Ubuntu 16.04 VPS from Digital Ocean and I bought domain from online.net. Most guide is saying use glue records or host your DNS ...
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OpenVPN doesn't work with some networks

i took a vps in OVH, and I installed OpenVPN on it. Everything works good when i check with my wifi from my smartphone, i have internet, and the tunnel with my vps is ok. But when i try to connect ...
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Run OpenVPN client on VPS

I tried to run OpenVPN as a client on my VPS, but since the traffic is routed I can no longer connect to the VPS via SSH. I tried the following approach but it didn't work ip rule add table 128 from ...
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How do I change/reset permissions ssh debian

Recently I executed command chmod -R 666 /, instead of putting directory for the command, after I realised what I did I did CTRL + Z asap, but some necessary permissions from root user were negated, ...