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    DNS Propagation of sub-domains

    Thanks for the response, Larry. All sorted now. My fault. I was using a FQDN without the full-stop for the sub-domains. You sho…
    By mark.davenport
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    DNS Propagation of sub-domains

    Hi all, I created a DNS record for a client domain mydomain.com earlier (about 4 hours ago). The base domain is now public, but all of the sub-domains remain unpingable and unreachable in a browser. OK, it's early d...
    2 By mark.davenport
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    Understanding Postfix relay config

    HI all, Could someone quickly run through the essentials of a 'normal' relay set-up on Postfix. My understanding is that, out of the box, it will only forward mail sent from nodes on its subnet, or ranges specified i...
    1 By mark.davenport
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    Understanding ufw on Ubuntu 14.04

    OK, cheers. I’ll give it a shot.
    By mark.davenport
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    Understanding ufw on Ubuntu 14.04

    Hi all, Pretty new to the whole online security game and edging my way towards production. I'm keen to understand the precise role ufw plays. You read that it is just a "front end" to iptables. So netfilter/ iptabl...
    2 By mark.davenport
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    Virtualmin - post installation

    Hi all, Just installed the Virtualmin module into my Webmin. First thing I want to do is disable BIND DNS and mail (for now). However ... .. when I click save I get "Failed to save enabled features : Apache configu...
    1 By mark.davenport
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    Virtualmin BIND DNS Server - needed?

    Ok. Thanks for the help.
    By mark.davenport
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    Virtualmin BIND DNS Server - needed?

    Just installed webmin and virtualmin to have a look. All going fine but when I want to fire up Virtualmin it tells me this: "The BIND DNS server version 8 or 9 does not appear to be installed on your system, or has n...
    2 By mark.davenport
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    SSH Key pair access implications - Webmin

    Thanks once again! I’ll watch out for that.
    By mark.davenport
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    SSH Key pair access implications - Webmin

    Hi, I have my SSH key pair access working and was wondering about any implications for remote admin via a console like webmin if I now disable root password access. I guess since this is not technically remote acces...
    2 By mark.davenport
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    Trouble with SSH key pairs windows client

    I had… er … ahem .... created the .ssh folder in the wrong place. /.SSH instead of $HOME/.SSH…oh deary deary deary deary me. …
    By mark.davenport
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    Trouble with SSH key pairs windows client

    Just had a thought (oh no). This should be SSH1 right?
    By mark.davenport
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    Trouble with SSH key pairs windows client

    Hi. Thanks for the Sunday reply :). <br> <br>Right, just tried saving the private key from the PuTTy save dialog. Got a different…
    By mark.davenport
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    Trouble with SSH key pairs windows client

    Hi all, Trying to set up SSH key pair access to my droplet using PuTTy on Win7 and just about ready to open a vein :( Here are the steps I followed. 1. Generate key pair in PuTTyGen 2. Use the public key value in th...
    4 By mark.davenport
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    Inbound and outbound mail options

    OK. Will check it out. Thanks :)
    By mark.davenport
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    Inbound and outbound mail options

    Hi, It seems there's an embarrassment of riches when it comes to choosing a mail set-up. I'm going to need POP3/IMAP and SMTP across multiple virtual domains (LAMP on Ubuntu). Looks like Postifx is a solid choice ...
    2 By mark.davenport
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    Phalcon extension info not showing in phpinfo()

    SOLVED - the way extensions are referenced seems to have changed or be different on Ubuntu. I'n guessing the former. Found this o…
    By mark.davenport
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    Phalcon extension info not showing in phpinfo()

    Is there a specific place in the ini file I need to put the extension=phalcon.so entry. It’s currently the last thing in the file....
    By mark.davenport
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    Phalcon extension info not showing in phpinfo()

    Hmm.. looks like the path to the extensions directory is OK and the file phalcon.so is in there. Version mismatch somewhere? <br>
    By mark.davenport
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    Phalcon extension info not showing in phpinfo()

    phpinfo() tellls me the extensions are at /usr/lib/php5/20121212, which I’ve added to the ini. Still can’t see phalcon.
    By mark.davenport