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September 2017

How to Add Multiple Elastic IP to EC2 in the AWS for Multiple SSL Certificates

There are a few concepts you should probably understand right off the bat. Firstly, Amazon Web Services only allows five public IP addresses to be associated with a single EC2 instance. This is not necessarily a punishing or truly restrictive move on their part. The truth is that if you are trying to attach more than five public IPs to a single EC2 instance, then you are probably doing something wrong.


Mono not working on Apache Solution

While there are a myriad of reasons why your ASP.NET C# might not be working after a clean install in Linux, there is a very common problem that will prohibit Mono from working because of version 2.0 vs 4.0 issues. Typically this occurs on source code installations as opposed to package installs (particularly in CentOS / RHEL / Amazon Linux, not so much in Debian distributions).

You will see evidence of this crop up in your /var/log/httpd/error_log with an error message that looks like:

Cannot open assembly ‘/usr/lib/mono/2.0/mod-mono-server2.exe’: No such file or directory.

Fortunately there’s an easy fix.