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server hang-up; no response, but no disconnections either

Greetings Experts, System: standard gentoo install with not much more than postfix. I was in the middle of a big IMAP-driven email-migration last night (a bunch of Perl scripts) when the new mail ...
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How to reset password on Kyocera FS-1128MFP

I'm trying to configure a kyocera fs-1128MFP, but i dont have the adminstrator password. Is there anyway to reset the machine to factory defaults.
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Fed up of Server Admin - Want career change guidance [closed]

I am SA in top level MNC and what I liked turned out to be my most disliked. I feel that I am capable of doing more than what I am doing at present. This 1 hour , 2 hour SLA is not my kind. I wanna ...
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RtKit on my ubuntu?

Hi I just updated my ubuntu karmic Koala to Lucid Lynx and found sth strange on my file /etc/passwd. rtkit:x:120:130:RealtimeKit,,,:/proc:/bin/false Can someone tell me what it is?
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SSP Admin point to new contentdb in SharePoint 2007

I have made in MOSS2007 an contentdb attachment through the UI. Now I have found out that my ssp admin isn't working anymore. Is there a way to attach again the ssp admin to the new contentdb?
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1answer
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450 Error with Postfix

I have setup postfix to send outgoing mail, It works fine for most of the cases except for some e.g duke.alumni.edu where it gives me a 450 error, even though the email address is valid. This is the ...
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What is the optimum number of admins to server? [closed]

I'm starting a business, and I'd like to know what you guys think the optimum number of admins to server ratio is for financial modeling reasons. Or if there's a better metric to use? I come from an ...
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Granting rights to Windows domain Users in Ubuntu?

I've connected an Ubuntu 9.10 server to my Windows domain with Likewise Open. I am able to log into the server with my domain account (as DOMAIN\user), but my administrative rights don't carry over. ...
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Hostname changed without syslog restart

I wish to know is there any way I can changed hostname without restarting the syslog As I want the changed hostname to be reflected in the syslog messages. Thanks Arpit
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User not able to log back into windows, offline, after local admin logged in using previously chached credentials

I ran into a situation a little while ago where I, as a local admin on a corporate domain, had to get into a user's laptop while the user was unavailable. I had previously established cached ...
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Force admin$ share and C$ share across the network as well as simple file sharing turned off

I am trying to get Symantec Endpoint Protection working (trial). I have succeeded but found that on the windows xp machines I need to turn off simple file sharing and share admin$ and c$ as admin ...
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Can I override a domain admin settings with my local adminaccount

My company gave me a old used computer for my personal use at home. But I am not able to access any external drives(USB) . I receive an error message as access denied. Being a local admin to that ...
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Ubuntu keep admin rights; skip entering password and sudo

I was wondering if there is a way to enter in my admin password someplace just once and keep it for my entire time logged in. I hate having to type sudo command-name* every five seconds, or typing in ...
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Any reference / book on setting up Jetty on Linux box?

I have purchased a vps system recently for Java web development recently. However, I need to setup everything, configure apache, email etc. Are there any guide/reference book I can study to get these ...
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How do I restart a WebLogic domain remotely using Ant?

I have a setup where I'm running Oracle BPEL Process Manager in a set of WebLogic 9.2 servers. I have a release management system on another server that builds and deploys BPEL suitcases into these ...
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How to find the cause for growing server load

I'm having load problems with my server and even though I'm a somewhat experienced Linux admin I'm out of ideas now. The problem is a slowly but steadily increasing load on the server without any ...
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SVN Web Administration tool

I am looking for a web based tool that will completely manage a SVN server. It must be able to do everything from managing Repos, Users, to providing a Repo Explorer. Both the SVN server & admin ...
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Logging Shared Folder access in Windows environment

Is there a way to log users upon accessing shared folders in Windows Server? My goal is to write a program that sort of runs in the background monitoring the shared folders and logs user information ...
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configuring cisco pix over ssh

my work comp is behind a cisco pix. i am trying to connect to a client's VPN, but the cisco pix wont let me through. figured out that i need to open port 1723. but the pix admin just wont load. so ...
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1answer
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WebLogic 10.x - Run Admin server in the background

Like the Title says, I need to run the admin server as a windows service. Actually, I would be happy evem if there is a command to run the admin server that terminates once the server is up and ...
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Can developers install their own software at a company like Google?

In many large companies security considerations mean that developers do not have the system permissions necessary to install their own software, which can lead to reduced productivity. How does a ...
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How can I remove a trac user's e-mail address?

We have some users that have left the company and we have suspended their e-mail address, but trac continues to send notifications to these addresses. How can I remove the e-mail address from their ...
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Learning about Running Ubuntu Server

I want to learn about how to run a Ubuntu Linux Server. Nothing too advanced. I simply want to learn about the basic setup and operation of a server to do the following things: SVN Apache Web Server ...
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How can I modify a user’s PATH environment variable without logging out?

The question pretty much says it all; I have users who do not have permission to edit their own PATH environment variable and if they need to have it modified for some reason, they need to log out so ...
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Linux “machine” for network monitoring - dumbed down for a Windows admin

I've looked through a few related questions, but wanted to get a bit more specific. Here's what I'm hoping for: Linux machine (VM, whatever) runs applications that can do syslogging and dashboards ...
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Security Admins toolkit? What's in yours? [closed]

Resource question :- I need to collate a list of security admin tools For: Web Network Wifi Server unix/Linux/windows/macosx SQL Xss Please state -links/version/os used/free v buy
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Useful WMI admin scripts

In a comment to my response to this question , cop1152 said he loved WMI scripts. Well, so do I! What are your favourite, best, most useful scripts you'd like to share with the community? thanks.
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Linux knowledge a Junior cannot miss [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What a beginner should know/learn for sysadmin job? I am soon going to be graduating from college, and am looking for job offers right now. There is one that I have a ...
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Drupal admin section - Page not found

After upgrading to Drupal 6.12 I can no longer access the admin section on my site - I get a page not found error. Things I've been able to test/check: I have clean URLs enabled but trying to bypass ...
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When to grant admin rights

We always have at least one contractor on site and because they are involved in different products / technologies, different software needs to be installed on their PC's. This takes up a lot of ...
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Can admin permission dialogs be spoofed?

Windows Vista, OS X and Linux (e.g. Ubuntu/Gnome) each ask for permission when certain operations are performed. I know when I've initiated such an action most of the time. Occasionally, I'm not ...
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Why is my computer sending emails

I am currently using Debian Squeeze 6.0. The administrator of my work place receives every week messages from several processes of my system: cron smartd ... The messages are send to ...