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Questions tagged [webserver]

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

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What are Servers and Server OSes [on hold]

I'm really confused with these Servers and Server OSes. Some say Linux is used in most of the servers on internet. What do they mean? What is the difference between these Linux servers and Windows ...
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Live streaming and FFMPEG

Introduction and problem description Hello everyone, I have a server that generates a series of bitmaps of the same resolution and at a fixed rate. I have to make a webserver which converts them into ...
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NGINX has to be frequently restarted on Raspberry Pi

I set up a Gitea server on my Raspberry Pi 3B running the latest DietPi. I installed nginx as the reverse proxy for the Gitea website I host. Everything works perfectly, except after a couple of hours ...
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What are load generator machines?

I am reading a book: HTTP: The Definitive Guide. It says: If your server doesn’t get faster than about 500 transactions/sec, make sure you are not experiencing TIME_WAIT port exhaustion. You ...
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Windows 10 won't respond to network requests

I'm having an issue where my Windows 10 PC won't respond to network requests. Windows 10 Pro Version: 1803 Steps: Setup my network with the Private profile Setup static IP on my local network Made ...
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How to run a Shiny app remotely via the Internet? [duplicate]

I know virtually nothing about servers, but I have a rather specific question that I think you guys can help me with. Let me know if it's too vague. I'm on Ubuntu 16.04. I have an R script that has 4 ...
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Is there a builtin webserver on Windows that can serve a known-named HTTP resource? [closed]

Ultimately I want a convenient way that I can use in a web-browser to test in a local network if a Windows machine is alive. Windows, even non-“Server” versions, has many built-in services that use ...
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Change SFTP user's permissions when transferring files to webserver

I created a webserver and have two users that can login over SFTP to change, edit, view, and create folders/new files. When the two users create a new file, the permissions are -rw-r--r--. I need the ...
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How should I deploy my web form in a production environment? [closed]

First of all, I‘m not sure if this is the right place for this question, but since it was marked as off-topic on server fault I thought I should try it here. I'm going to start with the current ...
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I am having trouble connecting to a server that uses the smb prefix on windows 10

I have been granted access to a server by the admin and I have the address to access it. When I try to access it however windows tells me I need an app to "open this smb" however it says there are no ...
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How do we prevent Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority service from stopping?

After some extensive research into a problem that cropped up on some systems after a Windows update, we're seeing the following service stop: Microsoft Policy Platform Local Authority We believe ...
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Is it possible to have a server to offload usage whenever necessary? [closed]

Is it possible to have a central high powered machine, so that users from different lower powered computers, can use the resources of this machine whenever necessary? Like, if I wanted 2GB of Ram ...
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Can't restart apache2

I have apache2 down on my debian machine I tried so to restart it and then i got this error: I find a solution saying that i need to create "logs" sudfolder in apache2 folder, but when I tried to do ...
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Can not connect to gnome-look.org

For a long time I can not connect to gnome-look.org. All the rest of Internet works fine. It's just that one site. I checked on sites like downforeveryoneorjustme.com. It says it's just me. I use usb ...
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Cannot access nextcloud home server behind pfsense firewall, via ddns (no-ip, pfsense, ExpressVPN)

Having some trouble setting up access to a nextcloud server on my local network. Feeling a bit lost tbh. I want to access the server from outside the local network i.e. internet. The server is ...
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Remotely accessing ubuntu terminal to connect to my digital ocean server

I recently setup a digital ocean account for my development purposes. Just created a droplet and then connected to it using ssh though my home Ubuntu system. Now, I want to be able to also access the ...
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lighttpd mod_proxy delays subsequent requests up to 5s

I have configured lighttpd 1.4.48 to proxy my /api endpoints received on port 80 to a local API server running on port 8080 as shown below: # Forward all /api requests to the apiserver $HTTP["url"] =~...
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Website's home page is just the “index of” page

It's my first time trying to create a website, and I use apache, and when I navigate to localhost or when I choose home page in wordpress, I get this "index of" page which is just a list of the files ...
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Is a website that is not linked anywhere completely hidden?

I want to create a webpage that only me, and another person have access to view. I don't want to use any authentication on it (username/password, certificates etc). My question is: If I serve the ...
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Hosting git server lighter than gitlab without ssh [closed]

I have a lightly-resourced VPS running nginx and ssh. I can't afford to add more resources to it so that it can run gitlab (gitlab requires 4 GB of RAM). Until now I've been using it as a git server ...
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ffmpeg constantly running out of memory

I use ffmpeg on a wordpress site with a bunch of different commands and logic, which work about half the time. One day everything will run fine while other days I get "cannot allocate memory" errors. ...
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How exactly does mounting drives work? [closed]

So I am starting to add more space to my linux server, and I have one hard drive mounted to, lets say, /mounted/drive1. Is the directory drive1 the only thing that's pointing to my hard drive, or is ...
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Block requests in lighttpd made with HTTP/1.0 and only allow HTTP/1.1

I have a lighttpd web server that delivers PHP-generated webpages. This server is currently facing a lot of traffic due to a DDoS bot attack, and I am looking for a way to block or mitigate some of ...
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Is there some kind of local file for my server that I can access from my PC? [closed]

I am pretty new to making / using a web server. I've been using Winscp to transfer files back and forth, but for certain applications it would just be a lot simpler if I just had a "file" I could ...
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NAS vs Microsoft Server: what is the best solution? [solved] [closed]

For my work I need to use different software that run only under windows. I am unsure whether i should go with a NAS and install this software on the NAS (eg. synology) or consider Microsoft Server ...
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Can't access locally hosted web server on same network

I have set up a Raspberry Pi as a web server on my local network. Everything has mostly been fine for 2 years until today when I went to check the website and found I am unable to visit the site it ...
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Getting a 401.3 ACL error on every file

I used Xampp to manage my sites but it was very slow and I was getting a lot of headaches with that. I decided to start using IIS (Win 10) and it's great by its own administration panel. However, ...
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Unable to access website within the same LAN

Installed web application in PC1, was able to access the website via “http://localhost/url” and “http://PC1_IP_Addr/url”. PC2 was connected to the same network but unable to access the website via “...
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How to open port 8080 on windows 10, configure firewall and any other settings?

I have a Windows 10 computer. I am attempting to get my WAMP web server on the web but have been and continue to be unsuccessful. I believe I narrowed it down to windows though. My Motorola Cable ...
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How to choose open port number?

I installed easyPHP and opened a port on my firewall so that other people can access to my webserver. The default port is 8888. But I am wondering how do you choose a port number? Is it really ...
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OpenVpn appliance: where to put cert files for HTTPS of builtin web server?

I successfully run OpenVpn appliance. It a VM Ware , to be precise. I finally run certbot and so I got two pem files . I was hoping that certbot could install the certificate files automatically, ...
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Connecting to web server running on Windows machine from Mac over Ethernet

I have a Windows laptop running a web server on some port - say localhost:8000. I can access the website from the Windows laptop fine. I have a MacBook which wants to access the website being hosted ...
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Hosting website through VPN not working

I would like to host my own small website from home. However, my ISP NATs all the customers, making that impossible. I Googled the problem and found answers suggesting to use a VPN tunnel. I set up ...
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Running docker containers on servers(Production line)

Is it possible to run docker directly on the server i.e. production server with an OS? As I wanted to host a website on my server (hardware), I am curious if I can make a docker container and run ...
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cant run xampp apache with LabView

I have xampp installed, and i am using apache with ports 8080 and 4433. When I installed National Instruments LabView, I couldn't start xampp apache anymore. after reading a bit. LabView includes ...
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Let's Encrypt and Bluehost

I'm having a problem with Bluehost hosting and my Let's Encrypt certificates I use for my website https://shinesolar.com. It seems like three or four times a week (I can't see a pattern), something ...
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Error: member pointer has incomplete base type 'std::_Undefined_class'

I was trying to install webrtc using use below command. mkdir ../webrtc pushd ../webrtc fetch webrtc gn gen out/Release --args='is_debug=false use_custom_libcxx=false rtc_use_h264=true ...
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Dedicated IP Address

I find myself in an interesting position. I am looking to get a dedicated IP address so that I can host my own server, since I am currently paying a healthy chunk of change per month for a VPS that ...
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interpret the server load parameter of server-status

interpret the server load parameter of server-status: As you can see in the image there are -1.00 values ​​to reference and why are they repeated? Thanks
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Can't start Redis Server on Ubuntu 16.04

I can't get redis server to start on Ubuntu 16.04. I installed via this repo I double checked the systemd redis.service file and it looks fine. it points to the binaries. Systemctl Status Redis-...
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Suspicious site hosted on my network - any way to find for sure where/what it is?

I was trying to see how many devices were on my network using MyLanViewer and this suspicious IP popped up. Apparently it hosts this website (you can download it here if you want to look at the ...
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Temporary port forwarding [closed]

My understanding is that when a browser opens a tab and connects, it sets an incoming port number, which is how the packets know which computer, application and tab to go to. So, seemingly the router ...
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How can a PHP extension be installed if php.ini does not exist?

I'm using Uniform Server and MediaWiki for a project. It is for personal use, so it is restricted to my machine. Uniform Server came with Apache 2.4.25, PHP 7.1.1, phpMyAdmin 4.6.6, and MySQL 5.6.35-...
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«Delayed Write Failed» to a WebDAV folder

I'm suffering a problem with remote file sharing between Windows Server and Liferay via WebDAV. We need to deliver daily a series of Excel reports that are published via a Liferay server. Those ...
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Nginx doens't work on external IP

In an ProxMox VM, I have an Ubuntu VM which runs nginx (default configuration) via bridged network, so my VM has its own IP Address. As a router, I have a FritzBox. When I try to connect via LAN to ...
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Any way to create a server without needing my IP? [duplicate]

I can't seem to create a server the normal way and access it through public IP address because my ISP is putting me behind a NAT. So is there a way to fix this problem or an alternative like an online ...
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Create online PHP server without port forwarding?

Is there a way to create online PHP server without port forwarding and having to edit my router settings? I want to create a Google Maps tracking server and update it remotely. I already have its PHP ...
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openVPN tunnel works for SSH but web sites hosted on the vpn server does not work

I have a website hosted on a server, let's say 192.168.1.109. I have set up OpenVPN to allow access to this server when I'm not on the local network. SSH works but when I try to hit a port with a ...
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How to set up a DNS for multiple websites in different servers at home

I have never done this before and I am not sure if this is doable. My goal is to host several websites in my home in one ESXi server. I plan to use ESXi server to generate several virtual machines ...
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Apache server on raspberry pi refuse the incoming connections if it was from iphone or from the flat internet on android

I have a web server installed on RPI 3, it's working great except if the connection is coming from a public wifi, an iPhone device, an Android device if it was using the mobile data/flat internet. He ...