I can't connect to my Ubuntu 9.10 file server from my laptop running Ubuntu 9.10

I can't connect to my Ubuntu 9.10 file server from my laptop running Ubuntu 9.10 desktop well sometime I can connect enough to see the files on the server but I can add new files to the server or copy files off the servers from to my laptop. On the other hand I can connect fully from my desktop runn ...

Ubuntu 8.10 32bit server logwatch doesn't show log message

I was using Fedora with logwatch for years and I was fully satisfied for receiving log files via email everyday. Recently, I changed from Fedora to Ubuntu 8.10 (32bit Server) for some reasons and now I cannot get the whole log report, but the following message:/etc/cron.daily/00logwatch:Cannot find ...

How to upgrade Ubuntu 5.10 from "server" installation mode to default installation?

I'd installed Ubuntu 5.10 with "server" installation mode only which means it's a minimized installation, no gnome etc. Now I just want to install gnome etc to have a GUI installed instead of adding the rest open office etc. How can I upgrade my 5.10? The installation CD does NOT have a up ...

ubuntu 9.10 pxe install

i followed the following procedure to setup a pxe install server:http://www.howtoforge.com/setting-up...on-ubuntu-9.10 (http://www.howtoforge.com/setting-up-a-pxe-install-server-on-ubuntu-9.10)the pxe client (with over 1g ram) displays text installation mode, not graphical installation mode for ...

Ubuntu 9.10 VMware Server 2.0 Remote Desktop from XP

I have Ubuntu 9.10 installed running VMware Server 2.0. I have created a virtual machine and successfully installed Windows 2003.How do I remote desktop to the 2003 vm from a laptop running XP on the LAN?Many ...

XP, Ubuntu 9.10, SME Server 7.4, Rdesktop or Putty

I have SME 7.4 set up as a private server and gateway. From there it goes to a linksys workgroup switch and then to my Ubuntu computer and my XP computer. SME 7.4 is set up so I can access it, run commands, updates, shell, etc, from My ubuntu computer (remote access from local networks only.) I use ...

Ubuntu 8.10 - Dhcp3-server does not Want to Start Automatically

I installed Ubuntu 8.10 and over it LTSP. This also installed dhcp3-server. After restart the dhcp3-server does not want to start automatically and I have to run this command in terminal - "sudo /etc/init.d/dhcp3-server start.I tried to update the rc.d:sudo update-rc.d -f dhcp3-server start 20 ...

Ubuntu installing 10.04 server fails: unmet dependencies installing linux-image

I find that ubuntu 10.04 server AMD64 (probably others as well) does not install on my machine, I get errors during installing the kernel (linux-image-2.6.32-21-server_2.6.32-21.32_amd64.deb): Somehow the installer produces unmet dependencies and the server installer ends with an error. (dpkg I/O er ...

Ubuntu 9.10/amd64 server ext4 orphans after dist-upgrade

I have installed Ubuntu 9.10-server (amd64) two times and I seem to always get ext4 orphanson the root partition filesystem after I run "apt-get update; apt-get dist-upgrade; reboot".I have two identical SATA drives and md0 is a RAID-1 partition.I don't see any other problems from disk dri ...

Update ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy server upgrade

I'm wondering how to update my 7.10 Gutsy server. The sources.list file is out of date. The sources seem to have been removed from archive.ubuntu.comThe only access I have to this server is via ssh since it lives in a different city.Any ideas would be appreciated. ...

ubuntu 8.10 64 server don't recognize my 6GB of RAM

UPDATE... This machine only can address up to 4GB... ;( However, still around 800MB of memory... Darco, now I try to update the BIOS. Thank's!Hi!I have a fresh install of ubuntu 8.10 64bits on my dell vostro 220 with 6GB of RAM, but the system only recognize 3,2GB... WHY?!?!marc@papito:~$ uname -aLi ...

Ubuntu 8.10 AMD64 Server install

I am having a hell of a time with this install. I've completed a successful install to a brand new 500GB drive, and it's not able to boot up following the installation. I've tried several times, burned CDs from 3 different computers, and have tried excluding and including the RAID-1 array separate f ...

Adding Ubuntu to existing PXE server

at work we are running a PXE server on CentOS. In the past it has been used for booting diagnostic tools, and automatic installations of operating systems.The guy that set it all up has moved down to the south island, (and being the only guy left in the store with knowledge of Linux) and I've wound ...

10.04 can't see shares on ubuntu 9.10 samba server

I have an Ubuntu 9.10 Samba file server. I have set up Ubuntu 10.04 netbook remix in a home network which also has Windows XP home and Vista computers already present in the network. The XP and Vista machines have no problem accessing the file shares. The server is running mhddfs with FlexRaid. The ...

ubuntu 9.10 tftp server

is it possible to get the tftp server that comes with ubuntu 9.10 (I think it is tftp-hpa) to start with the -c option (or whatever option is needed to start the server so it will allow file creation)? if so where and how do I do this? if not is there a different server I should install that will al ...

Ubuntu 7.10 as server issues.

I'm using Ubuntu 7.10 (don't have the server one) as my file server and I'm having a lot of speed issues.I installed Samaba Server on the machine and it's plugged into my D-Link DIR300 router. Hard drives have been mapped to my Windows machine.Now, whenever accessing the hard drive from my Windows m ...

Ubuntu Installing 10.04 Server from USB will not work.

Greetings.What is wrong with the Ubuntu installer? I am trying to install 10.04 Server from either a USB CD-ROM or a USB memory stick and no matter what I try (and I've tried every trick I've been able to find so far). I regularly install other OS's using these methods without any problems or workar ...

Ubuntu 7.10 LDAP Server

So I'm doing some tests to see if I can create a LDAP server + Domain controler with Samba on Ubuntu 7.10. It might seem weird to use such an old release but I've seen a few guides on that particular version and I thought I'd give it a tr using this guidehttp://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=6407 ...

Ubuntu 9.10 x64 Server not working properly

Here's the problem i have with my server. Its running ubuntu 9.10 fresh installed 64bit version with dual gigabit nic Intel Pro 1000 MT. -eth0 is connected to att uverse gateway on dmz .-eth1 is doing DHCP on 24 port switch.For some reason i cant get the server to be able to reach the internet from ...

UBUNTU 6.10 LAMP Server with KDE

I have a problem that's driving me crazy. I installed Kubuntu 6.10 Desktop on an old Pentium 3 machine. Everything worked fine.Later I wanted to have the same machine running LAMP. I used the Ubuntu 6.10 Server cd and chose the LAMP option. Everything installed fine. Then issued the following comman ...

vsftp on ubuntu 5.10 lamp server

I have performed my first LAMP testing server installation using ubuntu 5.10 by following this (http://www.mysql-apache-php.com/) tutorial.I have got everything working the way I want it, but I am stuck on one thing. I want to figure out how to set the system to set ftp uploaded files (using the ftp ...

Ubuntu 5.10 - DHCP Server?

I know this has been discussed in these forums before, but after almost 10 hours of searches, configuring, reconfiguring I still have no ICS joy. I have a desktop computer with a wirelees NIC and a wired NIC with Ubuntu 5.10 installed. I would like to use it as an access point when I am working on o ...

Trouble GUI to Ubuntu 6.10 LAMP Server

I have just upgraded my Ubuntu 6.06 LAMP Server to 6.10 (edgy), and then tried installing the GUI using the sudo apt-get install Ubuntu-desktop command. The installation for the GUI seemed to go smoothly, then I choose my resolution once it asked me, then restarted the server. Once I restarted, afte ...

Ubuntu Setup a PXE Server Without Changing DHCP

I am trying to setup a PXE server on my network. The machines on the network all are connected to a switch, which goes to a Windows DHCP server which I cannot modify. Every guide for PXE I have seen says you have to modify the DHCP server. Is there any way to setup a PXE server (on any Ubuntu distro ...

Ubuntu 8.10 VMWare Server 2.0 Webcam

I am struggling here and need help. I am a linux newbie and don't want to fall back to windows if I can help it. I have Ubuntu 8.10 desktop installed and successfully installed VMware server 2.0. I built a Ubuntu guest and want to use my USB webcam in the VM but no matter what I try it doesn't work. ...

Ubuntu 2x 10.04 server x64 inside VMware Workstation behind NAT loosing DNS settings on FTP?

OK... heres my setup... On a private server, Per friends request I have two separate virtual machines, both ubuntu 10.04 64bit linux servers. With a Windows 7 64bit host, Connected directly to a router. lets refer to the systems by their host names.WebServer: (Ubuntu 10.04 Server x64, setup with SSH ...

Setting up a Ubuntu 11.10 web server - some installation questions...

I am preparing to set up a Ubuntu web server. I'm running a dual-core 64-bit machine, Ubuntu 11.10, I have a single dedicated IP address on a business account and I am following the "Perfect Server" tutorial on howtoforge but I am confused about several things. I'll list them in order...1) ...

Ubuntu 9.10 x64 server install - Grub can't be installed to diff partition?

I've been installing 9.10 x64 Server Edition, and maybe I'm missing something, but the 9.04 installer asked me where I wanted to install Grub. When I install 9.10, it seems to install it in the MBR and doesn't ask me where I want to install it (NOT the MBR, in my case, I use a 3rd party booter, whic ...

Ubuntu 7.10 as server help

I have Ubuntu 7.10 set up pretty personalized. There for I'd rather not change it. But I want to set up a webserver for a domain now. Just something simple. Text, pictures, and video. No logins, billing, data bases. Is there any simple programs from Ubuntu I can use to serve basic .htm web pages? We ...

Ubuntu 6.10 Edgy Server System is lagging!

:confused:Hello everyone;We have using 6.10 fiesty server, working firewall on it, 1Gig RAM, 160GB HDD and having problems with this server, the system is lagging all the time, is there any way to monitor the leakage or malfunction whatever in order to understand whats happening to this machine? I t ...

help!! ubuntu 7.10 x64 server

i dont know why but i cant set upp my ubuntu 7.10 x64.i have tried manny diffrent methods to install but nothing works,i have even tried the ubuntu desktop but that one stops when the partioner comes up and the computer locks itself.plz help me if u can./yukiru:confused: ...

Upgrading to Ubuntu 7.10 failed.. Server issues?!

OK. ... First of all, I have been searching the forum for discussions about Ubuntu 7.10 upgrade and also as on a Dell computer and also as on a Dell Inspiron E1705 with zero results for all and I cannot believe that:: (#1) no one at all has posted anything on the new Ubuntu release (#2) no one with ...

Upgrading to Ubuntu 7.10 failed.. Server issues?!

OK. ... First of all, I have been searching the forum for discussions about Ubuntu 7.10 upgrade and also as on a Dell computer and also as on a Dell Inspiron 1705 with zero results for all and I cannot believe that:: (#1) no one at all has posted anything on the new Ubuntu release (#2) no one with a ...

Ubuntu 8.10 64Bit server boots into busybox (initramfs) HELP!!

I am having issues booting my ubuntu server box.it starts up like so{Beginning}Starting up ...loading please wait...19+0 records in19+0 records outkinit: name_to_dev_t(dev/md2) = dev(9,2)kinit: trying to resume from /dev/md2kinit: No resume image, doing normal boot...mount: mounting /root/dev on /de ...

Firewall config for Ubuntu 9.10 router/server

Three questions:1) Do I need to install a firewall on my Ubuntu router/server (see specifics below)?2) Is there a good out of the box firewall solution to get up and running in a hurry (without knowledge of iptables)?3) What are good resources to learn about iptables and firewall configuration? I'm ...

Ubuntu New 10.04 server installation

I just did a fresh install of 10.04 onto my ubuntu server, it used to have 9.10 server edition with ubuntu-desktop installed on top of the server. This time i left it just the server, so I did not install ubuntu-desktop on top of my new 10.04 installation, its all command line.. :D !Heres my problem ...

Ubuntu 6.10 LAMP Server PHP CLI

Good Day AllI downloaded last ISO image for Ubuntu server 6.10 and successfully installed lamp serverEvery thing is working will except the PHP CLIShortly I need to use PHP from command line some thing like this$ php script.phpI cannot figure out how to set up thisi tried to but some thing in bath b ...

Ubuntu 8.10 Diskless Server Installation Saga

So,Think of this as a kind of bug report. First, some background.I actually started with a LinuxMCE installation, and, well ..... things happened. I am here now and I have some information for you.First of all, the polish of mythbuntu and ubuntu in general is way ahead of the competition. I have bee ...

Ubuntu Installing 10.04 Server on a working 10.04 Workstation?

I have a 64 bit Dell laptop happily running 10.04 32-bit and Windows 7 booting with GRUB. I want to also install Lucid server on a spare 20GB empty partition and I would like to have Lucid server available in the GRUB menu along with Lucid 10.04 and Windows 7.I don't want to blow away what I already ...

Ubuntu 9.10 WebCam Server way too bright

I installed a HP Webcam Deluxe on my laptop to use with Ubuntu Webcam Server. The video and everything works (After a little finagling and this forums help), but the video is so bright the picture is white during the day and just about right at night. Can I change the brightness, contrast, Gamma or ...

Ubuntu reinstalling 10.04 server

i think i made mistakes wile upgrading server 9.10 to 10.04... is there anyway i can re-install it?or check any errors during the upgrade: failed to install packages, errors, etc ? ...

[CROSS] Ubuntu 9.10 vnc server

Posted also in ubuntu.it forum.Hi everybody, I'm new to Ubuntu, I've set up a server to use as a Hylafax server, everything is working now, but I have a problem with the remote control of the server.I have installed SSH, and I can access the machine from everywhere (the lan and outside with VPN).Now ...

Ubuntu 8.10 samba server

First lets me say this i am a NOOB i have had a little expiernce with ubuntu desktop and liked it enough to try something different. I would like to set up a file sharing server that would allow the folloing: 4 user id's each with their own assigned folder with quota, that they would be locked into, ...

Ubuntu 7.10 AMD64 server cd corrupt?

I downloaded the Gutsy (7.10) server CD -- AMD64 -- image and burned it to a CD.During install, I start getting a ton of messages telling me packages are corrupt (starting at or near the bash pkg).I installed the RC a couple of days ago with no problem.I verified the MD5 checksum.I burned a 2nd disc ...

Ubuntu 7.10 Desktop / Server: same network interface, opposite results

I have installed Ubuntu Gutsy server edition on a machine but I am having issues to connect to the internet1 ) during installation process a warning stated no suitable network interface was found2 ) after installation finished, the command sudo lshw -C network showed eth0*- network DISABLED which I ...

Ubuntu auto mount file server nfs share

I have movies on a file server that I would like Mythbuntu to automount on startup, how do I do that? I added a line to fstab but it's not auto mounting. If I manually mount the nfs share it works fine. ...

ubuntu 9.10 -- no server kernel??

I have 4gb of ram, so my options are limited if I want to see it all. I can either go 64bit or install the server kernel (since it supports PAE)installing the server kernel was easy in 9.04, but when I go to install the server kernel in 9.10, it says the packages don't exist? anyone got suggestions? ...

Ubuntu 8.10, vmware server 2.0, no vmnet0

I just installed VMware-server-2.0.0-122956 on my up-to-date 8.10 machine (kernel: 2.6.27-11-generic #1 SMP x86_64).When running the vmware-config.pl script I get no errors, however when done I have no "vmnet0" for bridging seen by "ifconfig".I do get vmnet1 and vmnet8, and I con ...

(Ubuntu 5.10) X server crashes every time i launch anu desktop environnement

I recently installed throught synaptic a package that would let me choose my x server at log in. That sounds me interesting so i dled.But when i rebooted my pc, wich ever desktop environnement i choosed(GNOME, KDE, XFCE, window maker, enlightment, rat poison, gnome fail safe, etc...(Ive installed 9 ...

Ubuntu 8.10 RAS Server with callback

HiI'm trying to replace an old windows box with Ubuntu (which I've never used before) to enable me to dial in for out of hours support. I'm trying to dial in (which I have working) and then get it drop the connection and call be back (ultimately on a second modem for added security).Basically at the ...