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how do I find the location/path of the kernel? [closed]

I am trying to find where the kernel is located on a device and I thought cat /proc/cmdline would cough it up but it didn't. cat cmd.txt console=null androidboot.hardware=qcom user_debug=31 ...
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Block a Non-ActiveSync Device from accessing Exchange 2010

We're trying to tighten security, and block users from accessing our mail server without having the proper MDM on their phones. With programs like Aqua Mail and CloudMagic, it seems like they go ...
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How do I set the certificate name as prompted by an Android phone in Microsoft ADCS?

When I import this SMIME test signing certificate, (password is the letter q) Android phones will come up with this screen: My goal is to import the certificate, with the right name, into the user ...
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Query on Lenovo HORIZON PC supporting Android apps [migrated]

Lenovo has launched Horizon model#57315243 As per this link which says "Provides access to both the Windows & Android Apps world" This PC runs Windows 8 OS, So i understand that it would ...
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L2TP over IPSec VPN (OpenSwan, CentOS 6) unable to connect via iPhone (iOS 5.1) and Android (JellyBean)

I have successfully installed L2TP over IPsec VPN (PSK) using OpenSwan 2.6.38 running on CentOS. Connect DOES WORK perfectly from Windows 8. But doesn't work AT ALL from iPhone 4 (ios 5.1) or ...
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How can I configure IPSec on Windows 2012 R2 to use Pre Shared Key compatible with Android phones?

Our company has to comply with the mandate that all mobile phones use L2TP or IPSec VPNs when using untrusted Wifi or GPRS connections... namely to protect from MITM attacks. Were also interested in ...
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Exchange user is no longer receiving email on Android phone

Mfg/Model: Samsung Droid Charge Android Version: 2.3 Provider: Verizon Error: Failed to connect The user was previously receiving emails just fine on his phone, but since this morning, he hasn't ...
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SNI error over SSL on some Android devices

I am getting an SNI error: Hostname X provided via SNI, but no hostname provided in HTTP request On some Android phones when making SSL requests to my domain. This is despite ensuring that the Host ...
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IPsec Xauth RSA - Debian 7 and Android 4.4 VPN (Always-ON) and Mac OS X 10.9.2 VPN (On Demand)

I successfully installed IPSec Xauth RSA using this instruction: http://jsharkey.org/blog/2012/09/22/deploying-a-pure-ipsec-pki-vpn-server-for-android-devices/ In brief: apt-get install ipsec-tools ...
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Android and Microsoft ActiveSync problems

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Server with Exchange 2010 installed, and I'm having trouble to set up the Microsoft ActiveSync properly. Right now it works wonders with iPad and iPhone, but something is ...
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Android/Linux Ping sends another packet before packet timeout

I have to send 10 packet & timeout for each packet should be 3 secs. As Android pings works on Linux ping commands, I am using below ping command in my application: ping -c 10 -W 3 -s 32 ...
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Google account for business android phones

We are going to supply our engineers with Note3 phones (due to the fact these are some of the only devices that come with real stylus') so that they can take signatures on jobs etc. I'm grappling with ...
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Website has a lot of requests of 'fqexpack' url from Android devices

Recently our website started to get a lot of requests for /fqexpack url from devices with user agent, somehow connected to Android, like Dalvik/1.6.0 (Linux; U; Android 4.0.4; GT-S5303 Build/IMM76D) ...
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GMail App (Android) not showing notifications behind corporate firewall

User has a Nexus 4 (running Android 4.4.2 KitKat). When an email arrives in their GMail account inbox the phone does not notify the user of the email. The user has to open the GMail app on the phone ...
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iptables causes infinite loop of GET request

I am trying to reroute HTTP traffic from 80 to 8080 to be used by Burp Suite. Using iptables, my command was: iptables -t nat -A OUTPUT -p tcp --dport 80 -j DNAT --to 127.0.0.1:8080 By doing so, ...
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generating client.ovpn file on android

I am developing a open source application wrapper over OpenVPN library for Android. For that I need to generate openvpn conf file. I have followed OpenVPN how but did not understand how to generate ...
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Android device cant access a website

The company i work for is having a weird problem. They have a website. You can access their website from any device, anywhere, easily. But when we are in the office, android device that are on ...
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Explanation SIP technology

I have a question regarding SIP. Well, whether on a regular VPS I am capable to put a workable server? I wanted to play with voice communication on the Android platform, I read that it supports the ...
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Why doesn't Android cache Apple Touch Icons? [closed]

I'm not sure if this applies to every Android phone, but it seems that many Android browsers don't cache the Apple Touch Icon and reload it on every page view. I have the following in the ...
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Google cloud services “Registered apps” missing [closed]

I've been following the guide to register for Google cloud messaging. I've enabled "Google Cloud Messaging for Android" and a few others, but am unable to see "Registered Apps" under "APIS & auth" ...
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SSL problems on Android (Intermediate Certificate)

My site works well on every browser and device, except on Android, where it throws a security exception. I already installed my SSL certificate on my Amazon Elastic Beanstalk instance (by installing ...
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Export openssl cert public key to DER format

i'm looking for a way to export my openssl certificate (the public part) used by apache2 (.pem file) to import it to an android device's credential storage (Settings menu> Security > Credential ...
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Openvpn: Connection refused error on Android CM7

The server log when the connection gets refused: Thu Sep 1 10:35:14 2011 someuser/my.ip.add.res:41091 PUSH: Received control message: 'PUSH_REQUEST' Thu Sep 1 10:35:14 2011 ...
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tc traffic shapping HTB in Linux-based router

I use an Android device to be a hotspot router. In fact, the behavior is similar to a Linux OS router. There are parts of functions in Android. Now, I try to use tc command to limit bandwidth of end ...
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XMPP Server on EC2 Amazon Web Service (AWS)

My company uses OpenFire for server-side and smack for client-side in its XMPP Android application. AWS seems like a good and scalable service for what we need. We use it for testing our app, but ...
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VNC connection to EC2 instance without installing a VNC server

I was wondering if it was possible to connect to an Amazon ec2 instance via VNC, but instead of installing a VNC server in the target machine, somehow connect it to the hypervisor's graphics output ...
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Windows authentication vs Android browsers in Windows Server 2008 r2 IIS7

I have a company website which uses Windows Authentication. The site runs on Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7. When we try to access it from mobile, we get mixed results - some browsers do succeed to ...
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OpenVPN on Android TCP retransmissions after OpenVPN server reboot

I raised OpenVPN on server for the first time. It worked fine until the server rebooted. The firewall configuration is unchanged. When I tcpdump from tun interface on the server, I always get TCP ...
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Block all future ActiveSync Devices?

We're working on requiring MDM on all devices. I've got all current devices set up, but we're still open for users to add their device without MDM. How can I block ALL future devices without blocking ...
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Allow network connection to a specifc app

I am developing a application for mobile (iPhone and Android) maps based for a company. The company has deployed a wifi network to allow, by subscribing (paying), internet access. The idea of the ...
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Monitoring the stability of an internet connection

I relatively recently signed up with a new ISP and I have about 2 weeks to determine if their uptime is sufficient for running a server. My initial plan was to install Nagios on an old laptop and ...
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How to make Android to connect nicely with Exchange Server 2013

Androids can't connect to an Exchange Server 2013 via the ActiveSync protocol. Any other devices can work without problems. We tested the 2.x branch and 4.x branch. Even with an stock Google Nexus 4 ...
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Exchange 2010 and Outlook 2010 Email Archiving BYOD Co-existence

I used to have most of my users on PST files for local email archiving, however, I'm now getting a lot of staff using iOS and Android devices quite heavily for work (sales). How can I store their ...
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Getting though firewall without VPN

I am trying to control geographically remote (Android) machines using VNC. Some of these machines are behind firewalls. I was planning on putting all these machines on a VPN and being done with it. ...
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Android devices fail to connect to MS L2TP PSK

I have configured MS Server 2003 RRAS with IPSec / L2TP using PSK. iPhone devices connect fine however Android devices fail to connect. The MS "Oakley" trace file shows the negotiations for Apple and ...
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iptables - force all traffic over VPN (and drop all traffic when no VPN connection)

Goal: Ensure all traffic is forced over VPN tunnel from all network interfaces (wlan0,rmnet0,rmnet1), that is all traffic is dropped when not connected to VPN. In other words, Internet traffic should ...
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Is it possible to detect Android and iOS devices based on DHCP requests?

I want to configure DHCP server in a way that it puts "regular" smartphones and tablets into a separate subnet. Is it possible to detect if the DHCP request comes from an Android or iOS device based ...
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Exchange Security Policy and Android

How does one go about changing the Exchange security policy to allow pins and other security options on Android devices?
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How can I hit my iis express site from my android devices?

I have a site running under IIS Express, I added the following to my applicationHost.config <binding protocol="http" bindingInformation="*:49223:localhost" /> <binding protocol="http" ...
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Android java build drained 8GB of memory [closed]

I build Android-4.0.4 for odroid-x on a lenovo x220 core i7 8GB of RAM running Linux Mint 12 (Ubuntu-11.10). I start 5 jobs to build, and after a while OOM triggers and kills dozen of processes until ...
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What is the best Android phone for remote ssh administration/scripting? [closed]

I've got a Moto Droid that I use with connectbot for remote admin on Linux webservers. However, I'm wondering if there are any Android phones out there with better hard keyboards for use with ...
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How do I test if my RapidSSL certificate will work with older mobile browsers?

I read this bug report about RapidSSL certificates not being recognised by older versions of Android. I've got the necessary certificate chain from here, but I don't have an Android device to test on. ...
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IPsec tunnel to Android device not created even though there is an IKE SA

I'm trying to configure a VPN tunnel between an Android device running 4.1 and a Fedora 17 Linux box running strongSwan 5.0. The device reports that it is connected and strongSwan statusall returns ...
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How exactly does e-mail push work in non-blackberry phones?

I've been a blackberry user for the past 6 years. I've convinced myself to make the switch to an Android device. I have already started some Android development so having an actual android device ...
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Running adb from PHP

I moved from Ubuntu to CentOS and I now have a problem running adb from PHP. I am trying to execute shell_exec("/path/to/adb devices"); and I get: ADB server didn't ACK failed to start daemon error ...
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Route outbound connections from local network through VPN

I have a server A running OpenVPN, an OpenVPN client B (a rooted Android phone as it happens) and a third party C (a laptop, tablet etc.) tethered to B. B can use the VPN to access the internet via ...
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How to issue machine certificates to Android devices trying to connect to L2TP VPN (L2TP/IPsec with Certificate)?

I are trying to find a way to connect Android devices to our VPN box running Windows Sever 2008. We manage to configure a couple Android devices to connect via PPTP. However, I would like to be able ...
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Ipsec reload fails to load ipsec.conf Strongswan 5.0

I am having trouble configuring a connection to an Android device using a fedora 17 linux machine and strongSwanv5.0.1dr2. I have made some progress but when I try adding the configuration to support ...
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iptables redirect single website traffic to port 8080

My goal is to be able to make a connection to one, and only one, website through a proxy. Everything else should be dropped. I have been able to do this successfully without a proxy with this code: ...
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Coporate Exchange Mobile client access Policies .. why so many still require RIM [closed]

My employer use to only allow mobile access to exchange to RIM (Blackberry) devices or so at least that is what they said. At some point when I asked, they acknowledged that iOS and Android devices ...