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Hosting a Web Application

heroku,web-applications,web,dns,hosting
I have a quick question regarding hosting web applications. I've recently started getting into hacking so I just wanted to understand them a little more. I am aware that to host websites you need to pay for a domain name, as well as a hosting service. So let's say you...

Linking .php file to Blogger (hosting it)

php,forms,email,hosting,blogger
I am trying to make a contact form in Blogger. The default contact form widget exists and works like a charm, but it only provides 3 fields. Name, email and message. I needed more fields added. Adding more fields to the widget is impossible, since there are specific tags that...

ASP.NET MVC App not working on Godaddy Shared Hosting (Subfolder)

asp.net,hosting,godaddy,http-status-code-500
I'm in need of deploying an MVC web application to a subfolder of GoDaddy. For example, let's say I have an app running in www.xyz.com, and I need another app to run on www.xyz.com/abc. This is what I've done on Godaddy: Created a Sub-directory in IIS Set it up as...

routing 2 sepparet machines on the same IP

php,apache,xampp,hosting
I have a shop with 2 computers and an online security camera system connected to a router. I want to be able to host a "website" from one of the computers but it looks like the security camera is using the default port for my IP address. The website is...

Django ERROR (EXTERNAL IP): Internal Server Error: /favicon.ico

python,django,hosting
I am hosting my site in Digital Ocean and it keeps me sending this email. [Django] ERROR (EXTERNAL IP): Internal Server Error: /favicon.ico Currently I have not taken any domain and surfing through ip. Is this error because of this ? Also when I try to upload any image it...

Hosting a configuration file online for an Android application

android,xml,configuration,hosting
My application have to request some RSS feeds and display the result, i want to be able to add some feeds to the RSS list without modifying the app source code. The app users will not have the permission to modify the RSS feeds list so i can't implement it...

how to run a static site on bitnami and AWS?

amazon-web-services,website,cloud,hosting,bitnami
I am quite a noob when it comes to cloud based apps, this is a completely new context for me. I currently got the github education pack, part of it was an account on bitnami. I was wondering if it's possible to host a static html site on bitnami, I...

What is causing this white space at the bottom of my page in Chrome?

google-chrome,hosting,whitespace,removing-whitespace,shockwave
I've been working on my new website for many days (building it locally on my Macbook Air), and always testing it locally in the Chrome browser on my computer. When I view it locally, it looks perfect. However, when I upload it to my hosting account @ hostmonster.com, for some...

Godaddy hosting : issues with non Latin chars in file names? [closed]

wordpress,hosting,godaddy
I have a site hosted at GoDaddy, but when I try to upload a file that doesnt have latin chars such as mysite.com/בדיקה.jpg it returns 404 error (Wordpress error, i have the WordPress htaccess there...) yet when I try to upload mysite.com/filename.jpg it works just fine Any ideas?...

Distributing installer of Windows desktop application

windows,deployment,amazon-s3,installer,hosting
I have an installer for my Windows app and it is quite big (>100 Mb). I am also using ClickOnce deployment framework, so each time I issue an update all my users have to download the installer. We tried to use Amazon S3 to store the setup file, but it...

Point Domain hosted elsewhere to Godaddy VPS

dns,hosting,godaddy,vps
I got a .gg domain from https://www.channelisles.net and need to point it to my VPS that I have through GoDaddy. I've searched through GoDaddy's support pages and haven't been able to find anything of use. I don't have much experience in DNS, so any kind of help/direction would be greatly...

Host Four ASP.Net Projects in IIS as single direcory(maintain more projects in same url)

asp.net,iis,hosting,web-deployment
I m having a ASP.Net Webapplication it accessed by from many geography like India,China&America.In that application's login page fields are username,Password & Geography. Based on this login page geography option the application's functionalities will change in all page. In this project,If we add a feature for Indian users but that...

How to setup a new domain using WHM and Register.com

dns,hosting,server,whm
I'am unable to make my website work after a server changing. Whether I access http://IP/~user/ or www.mydomain.com it just doesn't work. I am going mad. Using the IP I get a Server not Found error (ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED in Chrome); using the domain I get this: What I did: WHM Hostname: localhost.mydomain.com...

SSH - Connection reset by peer - Linux Host

linux,ssh,hosting,server,shared-hosting
I have a hosting account with linux shared hosting account with godaddy, recently my ssh access stopped working, this is the error: Toms-MacBook-Pro:production tom$ ssh [email protected] ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection reset by peer This happens on my wifi connection however if i create a mobile phone hotspot and connect through my...

System's hardware requirements for Symfony2

php,symfony2,hosting,hardware,requirements
I have this web-blog I'm willing to deploy online. I have yet no idea what kind of hosting I should get. I'm sure shared-hosting is not one of them as SSH access is not possible. If I'm getting a dedicated server, what hardware requirements should it have? I've tested this...

display Subdomain address on URL bar

subdomain,hosting,cpanel
I create a sub domain and must add link to redirect. now, when someone click the new link - sub.domain.com the url on the top change to the redirection link like: www.domain.com/folder/folder/index.html. if i want that when someone click on the sub.domain.com the link in the top still be the...

PHP Create Folder, Create Subfolder using #ID and Upload a default file?

php,hosting,folders,billing
Alright so I've had a bit of a go in my mind about this but I didn't really want to start without knowing how I was going to do it... I will be providing basic automatic hosting on my hosting account, where as the user will check the website, pay...

Point net4india domain to point to godaddy managed wordpress website [closed]

wordpress,dns,hosting,godaddy
I have a domain name (x.com) that i purchased from net4india.com. I also have another domain name + managed wordpress (y.com) account with godaddy. I built a site using the latter, which is a wordpress website, now available at y.com I would like to have x.com be that website. So...

Accessing web pages on Azure VM

azure,hosting,web-hosting
I would like to have my webserver on AzureVM. I will use multiple sites via host header. Bindings: All unassigned and host header = www.site.com My VM is configured and sites running locally (I can show website on erver in IIS.. Browse...) with no problem. Endpoints are configured too. Default...

How I can host Media files like mp3 in a diffrent server? [closed]

php,media-queries,hosting,media,server
How I can host Media files like mp3 in a different server ? I have a website for converting videos to audio. I want to host this audio files in a different server, but I want to keep the codein the first server. Is this possible? For example, if the...

How to: android app that uploads/downloads to hosting?

android,hosting
I am playing with the idea of making an app that allows you to upload text and images/videos to a server and also download the content from there (something like a forum kind of thing, but in a smaller scale). I have purchased some hosting online (for a webpage I'm...

Copy web-builder created website to new hosting

file-upload,mapping,hosting
I have a website created in a web-building online app (link to the app: http://www.webnode.com). The app doesn't allow me to actually view the folder structure of my web, it's something more like creating a blog using blogspot by google or similar web apps. The problem is that I want...

Google App Engine - Writing app.yaml for a particular url like applicationName.appspot.com/docs/ec-quickstart/index.html

python,css,google-app-engine,hosting
I have a google app engine application and I am using python 27. I want my url when deployed to be applicationName.appspot.com/docs/ec-quickstart/index.html How do I write my app.yaml file? The code below loads my index.html file without the css. handlers: - url: /docs/ec-quickstart/index.html static_files: docs/ec-quickstart/index.html upload: docs/ec-quickstart/index.html However, if I...

How to point Multiple Domains at an Azure Windows VM

asp.net-mvc,azure,iis,virtual-machine,hosting
I have been looking for the answer to this but unable to find it thus far. I have an Azure Windows VM with 3 Websites on it. I have managed to configure one domain to point at the IP Address of the Server (A Record) but when I try to...

Publishing ASP.NET files to hosting server and back to local machine.Step by step procedures

asp.net,hosting,publish,editing
I am very new with ASP.NET. I need help understanding the basic procedures of how a developer publishes their site to their hosting server, and then once its compiled and published, how does another developer (someone who does not have the original files), edit some of the code behind files....

external domain to godaddy ultimate shared hosting

dns,hosting,ping
i have provided the following details to a domain registrar , my shared hosting account ip address, and the main domain's two DNS records which i copied from dns manager. i have added the domain in the hosted domains section and assigned a folder with a blank page in it....

Switching back to old cPanel on another hosting package

hosting,cpanel,nameservers
I have a HostGator hosting package and recently decided to move to a new hosting package with SimpleServers. The move was completed successfully, however I have decided to move back to HostGator, for reasons I won't disclose here. So - here's the situation: I have a cPanel with SimpleServers now...

Any file-hosting site that supports direct downloading?

web,hosting
I don't know if this should be on here or on a different SE site. I am working on a program, and to check for updates it downloads a file using URLDownloadToFile(). The file contains a number indicating the most recent version, and it is compared to a hard-coded value...

Change Apache configuration directory?

php,linux,apache,ubuntu,hosting
How to change the config directory from : /etc/apache2 to /data/config/apache2 ? (I'll be using it with GlusterFS to have the configs synchronized across the cluster) Many thanks....

Mongodb hosting remote vs on the same network

node.js,mongodb,hosting,shared-hosting
What is the killer reason to use remote db hostring services for MongoDB (like compose.io) for nodejs application VS hosting MongoDB on the same network (in the same datacenter, etc), for example when using PAAS providers (like modulus.io) which offer "integrated" MongoDB hosting . What percentage of speed/perfomance may degrade...

Why AWS Beanstalk service is using S3 bucket?

amazon-ec2,cloud,hosting
I've launched an application in AWS -> Beanstalk using pre-installed server template. In the process of Beanstalk installation I see it is creating S3 bucket. I'm pretty sure that I didn't select any option to use S3 bucket. If S3 bucket is needed for the Beanstalk application, can you tell...

How to redirect example.mydomain.com to folder.mydomain.com via DNS/.htaccess?

.htaccess,dns,subdomain,hosting
Is it somehow possible to redirect example.mydomain.com, a subdomain which does not actually exist, to folder.mydomain.com using either .htaccess or DNS? How can this be achieved? When I access DNS from the control panel and click on the Web DNS tab, I see Personal web DNS settings, under which I...

WCF: Difference between hosting in IIS and WIndows service

c#,.net,wcf,windows-services,hosting
WCF service can be hosted both in IIS and in Windows service. What are differences? Is there any benefit hosting in Windows service than IIS?

ASP.NET MVC Hosting for file sharing millions of files? [closed]

c#,asp.net,model-view-controller,hosting,godaddy
I searched through existing questions to not duplicate but couldn't find this specific, I'm working on a project where there are 2 kind of MVC APIs, The first API serves as a file storage, it receives the files as byte array and stores accordingly. The second API takes the decision...

PHP file on website - Getting fatal error in mysql_connect()

php,mysql,sql,hosting
I'm trying to host this php file on my website to connect to a MySQL database. <?php // Create connection $con=mysqli_connect("localhost","username","pass","database"); // Check connection if (mysqli_connect_errno()) { echo "Failed to connect to MySQL: " . mysqli_connect_error(); } // This SQL statement selects ALL from the table 'Locations' $sql = "SELECT...

deploy web application on 8080 port

web-applications,dns,hosting
I created a web application using eclipse tomcat and mysql. I would access my website on 'localhost:8080/HotelPromo' Then I got a no-ip account and got a domain hotelpromo.no-ip.biz, and in no-ip this is pointing to my IP address(which I can ping). I thought I would be able to access my...

How do you host a jekyll site to hostgator via FTP [closed]

html,css,ftp,hosting,jekyll
Hello i have tried to host my site that i build with jekyll via FTP. But when i put in my _site files, it seems like my javascript and css disappears and it looks terrible do any of you guys/girls out there know what i should do? :)

Installing ruby lobste.rs app on hosting, what lobsters$ supposed to do?

ruby-on-rails,ruby,hosting
So, this is my first time installing ruby on the rails app on the hosting, here is the guide: https://github.com/jcs/lobsters So, I did clone it and then changed to directory lobsters Now, what does lobsters$ command supposed to do? is it command at all? when I simply type it in,...

Best way to deploy classic asp webapp with sqlite database?

sqlite,asp-classic,hosting
I have a classic ASP front end which serves to collaboratively enter data into a sqlite database, meant to be used later in an android app. I need to deploy this ASP webapp onto an online server with sqlite odbc installed, because the only other option I know is to...

Can't get path to upload on host. Jsp

java,jsp,tomcat,web,hosting
Please help me,i was tried to find answer on google for whole week but no luck for me. Nothing work with me at all, and this is my problem, i will really appriciate your help. i want to upload a picture on my host and i used code like this...