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How to make spamassasin reject mail based on score?

I am running linux with postfix, dovcot, postgrey and spamassasin/spamd. This is my main.cf smtpd_recipient_restrictions = permit_sasl_authenticated, ...
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Scaling up an apache server

I have an Ubuntu server running apache2 which i expect to be hit by around 500-1000 (concurent) users for a limited amount of time. The server serves a mixture of custom (rather light) php pages ...
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Apache Virtual Host Issue

I think I hate Apache now, but on with the issue. It might be a configuration error on my end or just my inability to see what's right in front of me, but I'm trying to configure a sub-domain in ...
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What are the possible disadvantages of enabling the “data access” server option in sys.servers for the local server?

We plan to change the default server options of an SQL2k5 server instance by enabling data access. The reason is that we want to run "SELECT * FROM OPENQUERY(LOCALSERVER, '...')" -like statements on ...
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yum list installed including version of all installed packages CentOS 5.4

I have a list of packages installed with yum on CentOS 5.4 [root@server ~]# yum list installed ... Installed Packages GConf2.x86_64 2.14.0-9.el5 installed ImageMagick.x86_64 ...
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Oracle 11gR2: NLS_CHARACTERSET accidentally removed with an UPDATE-Query

I have a fresh installation of Oracle 11gr2_x64 on CentOS. After the installation I wanted to get productive and started to import my dumps. One of the dumps caused characterset error so I tried to ...
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Persistent TCP connection in DMZ

A vendor is requesting to allow persistent tcp (not port 80) connection between a server in the DMZ and the internal network. I don't have much experience with this setting. Can anyone shed some light ...
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Protect all XML-RPC calls with HTTP basic auth but one

I set up a Django project for smartphone serving XML-RPC methods over HTTPS and using basic auth. All XML-RPC methods require username and password. I would like to implement a XML-RPC method to ...
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Sharing an Apache configuration between testing vs. production

I have a personal web site with a slightly nontrivial Apache configuration. I test changes on my personal machine before uploading them to the server. The path to the files on disk and the root URL of ...
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SSH ./config or ./Configure gives error

I am trying to install some packes on my machine running CentOS 5.5 but when i run ./config or ./Configure, I am returned: -bash: ./config: /bin/sh: bad interpreter: Permission denied -bash: ...
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Login error in phpMyAdmin, problem setting auth_type in config.inc.php

I'm having a problem accessing phpMyAdmin. A few weeks ago I did succeed configuring it for auth_type = 'cookie', but I still receive an error stating that I should have to set blowfish_secret. That ...
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Computers “applying computer settings” for a long time on start-up…why?

Might be a bit of a long shot but I'm stumped, along with the ICT Manager for the school I'm working it. In one of the IT rooms when you switch a computer on it will boot through BIOS fine, but when ...
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How do i play nicely with MS SQL/SQL Server 2008

Big problem. I have nearly given up. I am trying to port my prototype to use MS SQL so it will work on a server once i get it (the server will be SQL Server 2008, shared, i dont know any more info). ...
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Can you run a specific tomcat Web Application under another user?

We're developing a web-app running under tomcat which relies on Java User preferences to store all kind of settings. That works great, but we've run into problem where we needed to set up another ...
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Is there a way to know the last ./configure options when compiling apache from source?

If it's PHP,it can be checked by phpinfo();, is there anyhow to know the ./configure ... detail of how apache is built?
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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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Is Sql Server 2008 R2 unsupported by Operations Manager (SCOM) 2007 R2?

I'm performing a test configuration of System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2, on a system prepared with Sql Server 2008 R2. Unfortunately, the Scom 2007 R2 prerequisites verification program seems ...
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For IIS 7, do you know where to configure number of connections from application pool?

how do I configure connections in IIS7
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Is there anyway to build a raid system without all drives?

I'm building a raid1 (ok it will probably be a raid10,f2 but the difference with 2 drives... isn't much) system with 2 1TB drives. However, 1 of the drives I've ordered is bad so I'm RMA-ing it. I'm ...
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Apache/Django subdomains problem

Now I have apache configuration which works only with localhost domain (http://localhost/). Alias /media/ "/ścieżka/do/instalacji/django/contrib/admin/media/" Alias /site_media/ ...
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Need troubleshooting advice for intermittent dns problems with requests on isp nameservers

I've been having some intermittent dns problems with a web server, where certain isp's dns servers don't have my hostnames in cache and fail to look them up. At the same time, queries to opendns for ...
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How do I change the Web Service Account for SQL Server Reporting Services?

I am trying to configure a Report Server on SQL Server 2005 and need to change the ASP.NET Web Service Account. Can anyone point me in the right direction of how to do this. Thanks Andy
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How does Apache interpret these two configurations?

AddHandler application/x-httpd-php .php AddType text/html .php After adding the above two statements,apache can server php requests. But the actual executable to interpret PHP script should be ...
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Tomcat memory usage grows until crash with no GC run

I'm administrating a server running Tomcat that is getting a lot of traffic lately. If I monitor memory usage in Task Manager I can see the memory usage growing and eventually tomcat crashes around ...
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How can I install my installed linux on another hardware too?

It's my state: I installed some apps on a linux server(ubuntu). Apps stack are development tools: -some of Atlassian product -SVN, USVN -Maven, Artifactory -Tomcat & ... My problem: I want to ...
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Is there any way to use arrays in a puppet module (not in template)?

I want to use puppet to manage a hadoop cluster. On the machines we have several directories which must be created and set permissions. But i'm unable to add array values for defined methods. define ...
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Apache - Include conf Files Relative to ServerConfigFile (-f arg)

I want to use the -f command-line option for the Apache server so that I can store the conf files in a separate place (a data diectory) from the server binaries. The problem is that I use the Include ...
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howto fill DIMM slots around xeon 56xx

howto configure memory around the Xeon 56xx CPUs? 2P configuration with 3 channels per CPU How to fill the DIMM slots for optimum memory performance? what is the minimum number of slots to be filled ...
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Single nginx configuration for multiple sub domains

I have the following directory structure for my websites: /var/www/sitename/subdomain/(public|log) e.g /var/www/stackoverflow.com/careers/public/index.html Can I make a single generic nginx ...
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Is Dell's server software bundle necessary? (Poweredge 2950 in my case)

Dell includes a fair amount of software with its servers, but I'm having a hard time determining from the documentation what each of them does, and whether or not I should install it. Dell's support ...
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Trying to get a new user up on pfSense IPSec VPN; Config file import failed, now getting gateway errors

Caveat: I am not a sysadmin, so please forgive the n00bness of the query. We have a new user and I'm trying to get them up on VPN. We use pfsense as an IPSEC endpoint. This person is using Shrewsoft ...
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PHPMyAdmin: “General relation features: Disabled”

I've been looking around for something like this for a while, and I've found some tips on similar issues, but not exactly the same. I really don't know what to do. I downloaded and installed WAMP, ...
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Where to find ServerName in a PHP Script

I'm looking to retrieve the ServerName field located in /etc/apache2/apache2.conf. My only issue is then calling it in PHP (echo $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'];) it gives me not the server name but the ip ...
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Apache randomly loses permission to see files

I have a server (Leopard Server, not my choice) running Apache and MySQL. Several months ago, the server began to raise "Forbidden" errors at random intervals, preventing access to a PHP application. ...
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Apache conditional configuration

Is it possible to dynamically include/exclude blocks somehow using env variables or the like? Something in the lines of <LocationMatch ...> SetEnvIf X-Requested-With XmlHttpRequest xhr ...
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Apache configuration to access directory

I'm on Ubuntu 9.10. My web application is in a directory on my /home/me/app . I want to configure Apache in such a way that I can access my app through a directory. For example: People can access my ...
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Web Applications under Apache Tomcat with multiple directory contexts

I have two webapps, prod-1.2.1.war and test-2.0.0.war. If I put these straight into the "tomcat/webapps"-folder, they'll get deployed as; hXXp://localhost/prod-1.2.1/ hXXp://localhost/test-2.0.0/ ...
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Rewrite URL before passing to proxy Lighttpd

I'm trying to setup a reverse proxy in lighttpd, such that all requests (and only those requests) under /mobile/video is redirected to the / directory of a secondary web server. This is pretty easy in ...
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2 subnets off of 1 PC with 2 NICs

I have a general setup I'd like to do with some IP cameras. This seems like it will work but I think I may be missing something. Our system consists of a video recorder PC connected to a switch which ...
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Where can I find WebSphere configuration files?

I would like to know where are the WebSphere configuration details saved? Specifically, configuration details that are shown in the Administrative Console (from the web) or from the console using ...
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Setting module path in lighttpd config file?

What is the option in lighttpd.conf to set the default path for lighttpd to look for modules? My lighttpd would not start because it keeps looking for critical modules at the default path, and I had ...
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Make Dell's OpenManage 6.2 information available through SNMP

I have successfully installed OpenManage on a CentOS 5.4 server and I'm able to use OpenManage through the web interface running on port 1311, but I would like to be able to expose this information ...
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How to log error queries in mysql?

I know that there is general_log that logs all queries, but I want to find out which query has an error, and get the error message. I have tried running an error query on purpose, but it logs as a ...
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How do I configure Ruby On Rails on windows XP with APACHE and MYSQL

It has been quite some time I am struggling to get Ruby On Rails working on my System which is having Windows XP operating system. I am trying to configure ROR to use apache and mysql so that I do ...
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Configuring ASP.NET MVC2 on Apache 2.2 using mod_aspdotnet

Trying to get an Microsoft MVC2 website to run on Apache 2.2 web server (running on Windows) that utilizes the mod_aspdotnet module. Have several ASP.NET Virtual Hosts running, trying to add another. ...
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What is a preferred method for automatically configuring and setting up an Ubuntu instance?

I am tired of manually configuring instances of Ubuntu for testing web applications and for setting up workstations. I'm even more frustrated by the issues caused by inconsistent configurations. Is ...
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Which DNS settings are used when setting up your server

I have a server and want to run my own name server service. Now I have set it up already and it works not, but I do not know where the exact settings are stored. On my server I use Plesk. When I edit ...
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RAID across SAS controller ports

I'm managing a HP DL360 G5 machine. It has a SAS controller(P400i) with two ports. Port 1 is attached to 4 drive bays and Port 2 has 2 bays. The machine currently has 3 drives connected to Port 1 with ...
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Can't set up IIS Web Server on Server 2008 x64 correctly (what have I missed?)

Using a VM I installed Windows 2008 Server x64 and as the image below shows, added the IIS Role full image and assigned all role features of IIS full image But if I have an ASP.NET (aspx) page ...
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Steps to hardening JBoss for production use on Windows?

Looking for resources/guidance on hardening a JBoss installation on windows for production use.