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  • Question

    Can't login to droplet with SSH and access console is unresponsive

    I created a droplet and added my SSH key in the creation process. It worked well, I could easily connect to server from my local machine via SSH. Later I created a new SSH key in my local machine, I uploaded it to the...
    Accepted Answer: Hello, @mantas393 You've mentioned that you've created an additional ssh key on your machine, but is the previous still present on your PC? The thing is you can define the exact ssh_key you want to use during the ssh...
    2 By mantas393 Logging DigitalOcean Articles
  • Question

    Why is wordpress site download file instead displaying site?

    I can't get my wordpress install live locally, i'm using wordpress, nginx, mySQL, php 7.1, ubuntu 16.04 and below is my nginx file. I just get a download file instead of the website. server { listen 80 defaul...
    Accepted Answer: Hi @scottastafford5 Are you sure you're using PHP 7.1 and not 7.0 ? The default with Ubuntu 16.04 is 7.0. Did you mean to have server_name; instead of server_name homebuilder.c...
    2 By scottastafford5 DigitalOcean Articles Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    September 2016: What new tutorials would you like to read on DigitalOcean?

    Got a tech question that could be solved by a how-to? What tutorial topics are sparking your interest this month? Keep the suggestions flowing until the end of September. During the first week of October, we'll respon...
    Accepted Answer: Thank you for posting September's topic requests! Over the next few days we will review and respond to all suggestions. -Sharon, Editorial Manager
    23 By sharon DigitalOcean Articles
  • Question

    How to Host Multiple Wordpress Sites on LEMP on Ubuntu.

    I want to Host multiple wordpress websites on my single droplet created with LEMP on Ubuntu 16.04. I am trying to do this from past 2 days but still no luck.I have seen many Tutorials on DO but they are very old(most ...
    Accepted Answer: You can find instructions for how to install a multi-site wordpress installation on top of a LEMP stack here: (https:...
    2 By dheerajkumar06471 Nginx Networking PHP MySQL CMS WordPress DigitalOcean DigitalOcean Articles Ubuntu 16.04 Ubuntu
  • Question

    How to setup Virtualhosts properly for Wordpress Multisite from One Click Wordpress setup with Letsencrypt

    Wordpress multisite runs great on Digital Ocean's One Click Wordpress install setup. However problems happen when trying to add Letsencrypt to the installation for each domain the multisite uses. The typical multisite...
    Accepted Answer: Answer given at the letsencrypt support forums (
    1 By tryhardnotenough WordPress One-Click Install Apps Apache Let's Encrypt LAMP Stack DigitalOcean DigitalOcean Articles Linux Basics Quickstart Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    why cannot i create droplet? when i press "create droplet", i get this error "Looks like something went wrong..."

    In my profile settings "Droplet Limit" shows 1. Thank you
    Accepted Answer: Finally, after two days, my ticket was answered: It looks like there may have been a problem with the PayPal payment, or a problem with our system recognizing that payment which prevented the payment from activating y...
    4 By tofighifarid DigitalOcean DigitalOcean Articles FAQ Billing
  • Question

    Apache installed, no directory?

    Hi guys, So I followed this tutorial, on how to setup a site and I followed every single step. I then p...
    Accepted Answer: Hi @avi24 Is there a special reason why you're following the Ubuntu 14.04 tutorial instead of 16.04? W...
    1 By avi24 Apache DigitalOcean Articles DNS LAMP Stack Ubuntu
  • Question

    Deploying More than Text Content using Your DigitalOcean Droplet

    The following article got me to the point where I could display text content, but that's where it stopped. How To Set Up a Node.js Application for Production on Ubuntu 16.04 (
    Accepted Answer: I just came across this post, thanks for sharing it! By the way the formatting seems fine as well.
    2 By MLR DigitalOcean Nginx DigitalOcean Articles Node.js Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    When I try to query data from Parse using curl or .net client application it returns empty results

    I followed a guide "How To Host Parse Server" for Ubuntu 14.04 and completed all steps there but can not figure out why parse is returning nothing. Please help curl -H "X-Parse-Application-Id: MyAppId" https://mydomai...
    Accepted Answer: Found what was the problem: did not import _SCHEMA table from previous database. But now I have a new problem: when I do second query right away after a query server returns: 502 bad gateway. If I wait several seconds...
    1 By andrey502fca004 MongoDB Getting Started DigitalOcean DigitalOcean Articles Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    Trying to follow tutorial "The Upstart Event System" but my service doesn't start

    I'm trying to follow the The Upstart Event System ( article, but when I start my service manually, I get: Failed t...
    Accepted Answer: As of 16.04 upstart scripts are no longer supported by default on Ubuntu. 16.04 uses systemd (
    1 By elkdanger DigitalOcean Articles Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    How to obtain an answer from a question made in a Tutorial?

    I really don't want to sound rude, please believe me, it's just the last answer in the comments of the tutorial I have register a help request in, has more than a year and there are many questions after that without a...
    Accepted Answer: This question was answered by @alecfunes: Led by Jon suggestion, I will re post this question, but directly aimed to the technical issue I have. Please disregard this question, thanks! View the original comment (https...
    1 By alecfunes DigitalOcean Articles Email Debian
  • Question

    How do I manually calculate average session duration?

    Hallo guys, can anyone help me tell the exact formula of the average session duration where to get from? I'm having trouble finding a manual calculation of the average session duration For example, from the google ana...
    1 By rifulabyssal Data Analysis DigitalOcean Articles Big Data GraphQL
  • Question

    Understanding how different Tomcat Instances can live with different Java versions.

    I am using Fedora 25 for this application. Since I like tinkering with the different options a server can have, I began reading up on how the Java version I have installed in my system relates to the Tomcat version in...
    0 By tony54143fcdd2516652c9e275 Java Linux Commands Apache Databases DigitalOcean Articles Product Documentation Programming Project Solutions Scaling
  • Question

    Diagram template ?

    Hi team, i saw that diagram on this blog post very helpful :
    1 By panjigautama DigitalOcean Articles
  • Question

    How To Install and Secure phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 18.04 (document has error)

    Hi, I'm getting an error ``` Last login: Mon Apr 13 12:36:35 on ttys000 Mars-MBP:~ Mars$ ssh root@ The...
    1 By erhanpaker1 DigitalOcean Articles
  • Question

    Already an writer

    Hi, I used to write for but it is now a part of DO. So, i just want to ask should i be consider a member for Write for DO and does my past written articles get paid which i can see as the DO articles.
    0 By vaibhav111tandon Getting Started DigitalOcean Articles
  • Question

    Questions abouts "Write for DOnations" program

    I am interested in knowing about the program "Writing for DOnations". I understood correctly from the information in the website that for every new tutorial DigitalOcean gives 2 independent and separated payouts? - On...
    1 By nestorllamas91 DigitalOcean Articles
  • Question

    How to set up Gitlab with SSL Correctly?

    Hello, so I followed this guide here to set up Gitlab here ( The problem comes with setting up SSL. You see, I foll...
    2 By sailer403 Git DigitalOcean Articles Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    How can i solve this error ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS ?

    Hi Guys, I am facing an issue ERRTOOMANY_REDIRECTS which keep on coming after some time in chrome browser. I have followed the steps as suggested through this link (
    5 By rohitpahuja Apache DigitalOcean DigitalOcean Articles Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    Deactivated my account

    I have intentionally deactivated my account and purge data without first destroying my droplets which contain domain names attached. While trying to use a different account to attached those domains from the previousl...
    1 By samspsofts DigitalOcean Articles DigitalOcean