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Installing Debian 7 on HP ProLiant ML350 G5

Today i tried to install Debian 7 64-bit on a HP ProLiant ML350 G5 server and having problem with its network card firmware/driver not included with Debian 7 installation CD.

The driver for bnx2 was not included because it’s a non-free firmware/driver, hence i ended with Debian installation without network connection.

After a search on Google, i found another CD image on Debian website which contains non-free firmware/driver that you can find and download here: http://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/unofficial/non-free/cd-including-firmware/

no_pubkey apt-get update

I just installed a virtual machine using Ubuntu linux and got NO_PUBKEY error messages when tried to update my Ubuntu installation using “apt-get update” command. To fix this you’ll need to install some gpg key:

Xen VPS modprobe: QM_MODULES: Function not implemented

I got this problem on one of Debian VPS when tried to run iptables command

To fix this you’ll need to run these commands:
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Xen Debian VPS Problem With nash-hotplug Using 100% CPU Resource

Recently I setup a Debian 4.0 VPS using xen image from jailtime.org, once the VM running I noticed that the load goes 1.0 all the time which make the VM very slow. From top command you’ll see the nash-hotplug process is the cause.

First you can kill it by execute the ‘kill -9 <process id>’ command (without the quotes), where <process id> is the process id of nash-hotplug. Then to automate killing the nash process every time you reboot the VPS run these commands: Continue reading Xen Debian VPS Problem With nash-hotplug Using 100% CPU Resource