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password lockout on a pantechpan tech phone and tablet

My grandkids put to many coded I'm my phone and tablet now I can't remembered the password how can I reset it? I have tried all of the ones I can think of and I can't reset it please help
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SFTP encountering Bad Message

I am uploading a file via sftp to a remote server. While on transfer, I got a message that says, "stalled". I killed the sftp running on my local. The problem is, I cannot delete the partially ...
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Unable to start MySQL on Mac OS X 10.10

I am trying to start MySQL on a Mac OS X 10.10 but for some reason when I try to connect with PHP it sends me this error: Connection failed: SQLSTATE[HY000] [2002] No such file or directory ...
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Building OFED 3.12 Ubuntu

I am trying to build OFED 3.12 (I have tried many versions they all have unique problems) on Ubuntu 14.04 TLS. When I run sudo ./install.pl and choose option 1, I get this error: CC [M] ...
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Apache on Centos 6.5 Purge of LDAP cache failed

My logs are filling up with: Purge of LDAP cache failed I have researched as much as I can, and I cannot find a fix. I am running the latest (as of this post) version of Apache, PHP and all of the ...
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How to connect to mysql database on a remote server behind a vpn requiring an ssh tunnel from another remote server using php?

I need to connect to a mysql database with php from a remote server. The mysql database is on another server owned by me. On the mysql server, the only permissions I have is to read and do database ...
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FreeBSD and tunefs(8): minfree option

The minimum free space threshold in FreeBSD is 8% which I think is too high. In a 1 TB Hard Drive, 80 GB of space is unusable. I need some more space in my hard drive. I want to reduce this ...
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Running Zentyal/Zarafa on Ubuntu 12.04 VPS. Can I avoid authenticating to a windows domain?

Here's the current situation: There is a small business on a Windows domain. Recently their firewall was misconfigured, and neither I nor their IT staff can reconfigure it correctly. Only the email ...
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delete millions of files within a directory

The other day I ran bleachbit on my system. I had enabled wipe disk space option in it. It took several hours and my disk space filled up completely (100GB or so). After waiting forever, I decided to ...
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Automatic MySQL shutdown is RHEL7

When I execute systemctl start mysql it starts MySQL but I don't get command prompt back, it just stays like that. Database starts normally. After couple of minutes database automatically shutdowns ...
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redirect non-www to www and http to https at the same time

I've tried to achieve the following redirects http://domain.com -> https://www.domain.com http://www.domain.com -> https://www.domain.com https://domain.com -> https://www.domain.com ...
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Redirect an old existing opencms url to new joomla url

I am currently working on redirecting the old url of one of our opencms site to the new url which is in the joomla platform. I've been trying for some time now but I can't seem to get it. I have tried ...
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/bin/sh: fork: Cannot allocate memory

In my web server running with following architecture Centos 6.5 Plesk 12 Nginx 1.6 (As a reverse proxy) Apache 2.2 MySQL 5.5 PHP 5.5 Openfire 1.9.4 Pagespeed web server can have max 500 ...
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Linux Authentication by Active Directory without joining to domain

I have a Win 2008 AD based network. I want to setup a few boxes with dual boot Win/Linux. How can I achieve to authenticate the users with existing AD in Linux? All solutions - I have found yet - ...
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SCCM 2012 PXE Boot Image selection

I know that within a task sequence you can select a boot image for that task sequence to use. However, before you even get that far, when the computer first starts up, the SCCM/WDS server picks an ...
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Subdirectory of a domain on a different server

Hello Server Fault Folks, I have the following scenario: On one physical server, cocktailbuilder.com, I have a custom web application. On another physical server, let's call it X, I have a ...
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Shared FileServer folders to be synched to diferent DropBox (or any other tool) accounts

What we have: shared FileServer (Win Server) in the cloud with the folder structure like Root\ - CustomerA\ - CustomerB\ - CustomerC\ - ... What we need: having some sort of DropBox service ...
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how do I access localhost directly instead of virtualhost site

So a little background info first: using PhpStorm IDE (actually not important but just relaying info) using Vagrant running an Ubuntu 14.04 box (use of Vagrant also not important) have main ...
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Cannot start the T-SQL debugger when logged into a remote server via SSMS

Background information SQL Server 2012 on Windows Server 2012 Connecting to server remotely using SSMS The user I am using is in the sysadmin role Able to log in with SSMS and run queries without ...
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How to find out IP address held by a Windows DHCP client yesterday?

We have a Windows Server 2008 with DHCP server running. I can see the current leases and reservations, is there a way to see the status of yesterday (or at least what IP a particular client had ...
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How does one add a cloud service to a virtual network in Azure

I have an existing Virtual Network (VN) set up in Azure. There is a VM on it. The VN is a basic network using the Azure DNS and was created with default settings (if memory serves). I was able to ...
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What are the pros and cons of using pam_krb5 vs pam_ldap for AD authentication and login

What's are the pros and cons of using either method to authenticate against an Active Directory server in Linux? It looks like both are valid methods to do pam authentication, but what's used more ...
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Regular and repetitive sudo alerts from several Linux hosts

I've got several hosts running CentOS 5.11 on the LAN. Lately we've been getting fairly regular sudo alerts (via email) from attempted sudo commands by non-authorized users. Been Googling in case the ...
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OpsWorks Berksfile processing failed: (Encoding::InvalidByteSequenceError)

A few hours ago all my OpsWorks stacks started failing to update_custom_cookbooks. They are all failing on "Install the cookbooks specified in the Berksfile and their dependencies" with the error: in ...
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MySQL: I omitted a space--what did I do?

I'm curious and learning...this is non-urgent On a production server running 19 databases I entered this typo mysql -uroot-p[passwd] ^ omitted space I soon enjoyed a solid 12 seconds ...
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Schema prep for migrating from SBS2008 to 2008 Standard NOT R2

We have a small company with SBS2008, a file server with 2008 Standard, and a terminal server with 2008 Standard. We want to decommission the SBS2008 and DCPROMO the file server. I know we have to ...
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Installing Horde on CentOS 6 cant find files

I am trying to install Horde on a clean install of CentOS on a vps. The install and config seemed to go ok but when I try and open Horde through my domain (mydomain.com/horde) i get nothing, the page ...
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Why block wget Download Agents [migrated]

I noticed that some nginx configurations block download agents using wget like this: if ($http_user_agent ~* LWP::Simple|wget) { return 403; } Why block wget? If I use the above code in my ...
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How do I setup “send mail as” in gmail if I am forwarding with postfix?

john@foobar.com writes to info@mydomain.com postfix forwards the email to mydomain@gmail.com Until here, its working. Now I want to reply as info@mydomain.com from the gmail client, I need to fill ...
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Nginx 301 rewrites using regex

I moved to a new software and now need to catch the old urls and rewrite them to the new ones. Here is an example: Old url: ...
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Nginx server block not working

Disclaimer: Just to clarify, I'm completely new to Linux, but I've configured everything via google searches and personal research. I've got a Debian Wheezy server with LEMP stack that I intend to ...
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Why won't my libvirt VM communicate with apt repositories when wget and ping work?

I'm trying to use Vagrant and Puppet to make it easier to duplicate a multi-server setup for our websites. The recommended workflow is to vagrant up the puppetmaster server specifically first, and ...
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Drupal Tomcat6: allow my MP4 videos to be displayed on Mozilla

I am running Drupal7 on a Tomcat6 server in Unix. I have some MP4 videos that can be viewed on most of the browsers except Firefox. Is there any solution on server side? (any package or codec that I ...
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Why is cat6 required for long cable runs?

I'm glancing over a Ubuiquiti airFiber radio starter guide and it says "outdoor shielded 5e or above cabling should be used for all wired Ethernet connections. Category 6 is required for ...
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Geo-file synchronisation between nodes

I set-up dual (multiple in future) node load-balance/fail-over web server (Using CentOS 6). Everything went well except one "little" thing: I need file "sync" (Replication). I need it to go multiple ...
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IPTables only solution to block any IP address who has made too many connections or reconnections

I’m looking for an IPTables only solution to block any IP address who has made too many (e.g. more than 5) connections or reconnections within a short period of time (e.g. 1 minutes) on a certain ...
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Keeping multiple Apache servers in sync

Overview Currently my company runs 5 web servers that hook into 1 DB/Fileshare server. The DB/Fileshare server uses NFS to mount on the 5 webservers so we only have to update the code once because ...
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Windows upgrade from 2008 R2 to 2012 R2 fails with “You can’t do a typical upgrade …”

Trying to upgrade a server I ran into the following message: You can’t do a typical upgrade using an installation disc that’s different from the language installed on your computer. Existing ...
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ftp alter server response in transit

I have a unique situation where one of my business partners runs a FTP server that is out of date and the client I need to use is slightly incompatible. The server I'm connecting to returns a 334 ...
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Nginx uLimit 'worker_connections exceed open file resource limit: 1024'

I keep getting this error in nginx/error.log and its driving me nuts: 8096 worker_connections exceed open file resource limit: 1024 I've tried everything I can think of and cant figure out what is ...
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Prompt for Certificate Password When Accessing EFS Shares

My boss wants to set up encrypted file shares using EFS on Windows Server 2012 R2 Boxes accessed by Windows 8.1 clients. I've been able to set the default DRA, issue certificates in test cases and so ...
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rsync termiates after a while unexpectedly

I run a rsync command with nohup in ssh session, but after a while it returns this error: rsync error: received SIGINT, SIGTERM, or SIGHUP (code 20) at rsync.c(549) [generator=3.0.9] rsync error: ...
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Where is the LVM area which is not usable by LVM?

pvdisplay reports some portion of the LVM physical volume as not usable. And I need to know where this is located. To my knowledge there are ... a) space which could not be filled with an ...
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serving index.html file on all incoming http requests

I have deployed a backbone.js application on azure platform. For some reason, I want that all the requests should get served with index.html. We use mod_rewrite in APACHE but I am completely clueless ...
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Choose hardware for MySQL server with 1-2k rps [duplicate]

I am looking for new DB server. I'd like to know your opinions and recommendations. Current server spec: We use DB server for website with 100-200 req per sec(i plan growth up to 200-250) Today we ...
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Ip-in-Ip tunnel not working — Packets not being decapsulated

I am trying to forward packets from HostA to HostB using ip-in-ip tunneling. While packets are reaching their destination, they are not being decapsulated by the receiving host, and thus being dropped ...
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USB ethernet device not working in qemu-kvm/libvirt VM

I'm having trouble getting a USB ethernet device working in a qemu-kvm/libvirt VM. The problem is that even though the guest OS sees the USB device just fine it can't mount it. lsusb on the guest ...
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Debian port(s) not responding

I am fairly new to servers. I am trying to run a shoutcast server on debian. Shoutcast runs on a default port of 8000. My problem is it will not load when visiting xxx.xxx.xx.xxx:8000. When I log in ...
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HAProxy + RabbitMQ, keep connections alive

I'm trying to setup HAProxy as a load balancer on a RabbitMQ cluster. I use a config like this one: global log /dev/log local0 debug log /dev/log local1 debug chroot ...
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Web caching to reduce bandwidth on low speed connections

On my company we have an ISA Server proxy we use to access internet, this server is managed by external administrators and we do not have access to modify its configurations. Lately we have been ...

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