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Convert Hyper V images to Virtual box

I need to change my client OS from Windows 2008 to Windows 7. I therefore need to convert all of my HyperV images to Virtual Box. What is the best way to do this? Or is there a way to run HyperV on ...
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Converting a Maildir to a PST

Does anyone know of any solutions to convert a Maildir to a PST in linux? I'm able to use a program in Windows called Aid4Mail, but that requires me to pull the Maildir down from the server. I've got ...
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Convert MBR to GPT partition format

Is there a way I can convert an MBR partition setup to a GPT partitions with out having to destroy all my data? Thanks
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Migrate linux dhcp to active directory

I need to migrate/convert a dhcp server from linux to active directory. It's currently running fine on a sles9 box. There are 136 subnets defined and about 1200 fixed-address reservations. It would ...
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How do I install 'convert' on a linux system?

My application needs to call 'convert' - http://linux.about.com/od/commands/l/blcmdl1_convert.htm But its not present on my redhat system. How / what do I install?
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Convert VMware image to Virtualbox image (Guest OS Windows Server 2008)

I am trying to convert several VMware images towards Virtualbox images. I have succesfully been able to convert my Windows Server 2003 image, but I haven't been able to convert any Windows Server 2008 ...
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How to convert a TAR file into an ISO file

I have a Linux TAR file that I would like to convert directly into an ISO. Is there a way to do this, preferably, without having to extract the contents of the file first? This would be similar to ...
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Converting Filemaker to SQL or another database system

Currently at work we have a Filemaker database running on Filemaker Server 7 on a Windows Small Business Server 2003. I would like to change from using Filemaker to a different database, one with a ...
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Easiest way to convert HVM DomU to PVM?

I've got a bunch of Xen 3.4 DomUs that are currently running as HVM because of our infrastructure (Kickstart which doesn't handle Xen PVM yet). Both DomU and Dom0 are RHEL5 machines. If I understand ...
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Migrate KVM .img to VirtualBox .vdi

I am trying to migrate a VM from KVM to Virtualbox (win7 64bit). I was able to convert the disk image using these commands: VBoxManage convertfromraw -format VDI XX.img XX.vdi qemu-img convert -f ...
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Xen: Convert image to lvm with minimal downtime

My Goals: Convert all my DomUs from image-based to lvm-based Minimal downtime Minimal performance impact on other DomUs/Dom0 My plan / setup: All my images are in a big lvm-volume, all lvs for ...
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ImageMagick's `convert` utility takes *too much* memory with PDF input

I often use ImageMagick's convert for *->PNG conversion, but when PDF has more than 50 pages — convert eats more that 3 Gib (!!!) of memory. I guess it first loads everything. That's unacceptable. It ...
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How to convert a .cer file in .pem

I have a .cer certificate and I would like to convert it in .pem format. If I remember correctly in the past (6 years ago), I have converted them simply exporting the .cer in Base64, and renaming it ...
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How can I virtualize a Unix machine using VMware?

I have a computer with a Unix OS installed on it. I want to convert this computer to a virtual machine so that I can run it on another computer with VMware workstation.
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mysql to ms sqlserver

How can I convert database from Mysql to SqlServer 2005?
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mdadm RAID6 to RAID60

Is it easy to convert a RAID6 to a RAID60? Right now, I have an 8-drive RAID6. I'm looking to upgrade to a 3U 16-bay system and thinking of having a 16-drive RAID60. Is it possible to move my ...
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Upgrading from MySQL Server to MariaDB

I've heard that MariaDB has better performance than MySQL-Server. I'm running software that makes an intensive use of MySQL, thats why I want to try upgrading to MariaDB. Please tell me your ...
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Can I convert my database/script to UTF-8?

How can I convert a database to support UTF-8 and convert it's old data from what ever encoding they're in to UTF-8 ? Extra Info: I'm running a server which has many websites on it, and one of them ...
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Convert SCO OpenServer 5.0.5 partition to VMDK/VDI/VHD?

I've read a few articles about converting a Windows partition using either the VMware tool or disk2vhd from sysinternals but nothing for unix that I can find. Does anyone know if there is a way to ...
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Tip for a good Database Converter Tool

I need often to convert a database from a database server to another, for example convert a database in MSSQL to a PostgreSQL or convert a MySQL to PostgreSQL, but also convertion between MySQL and ...
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Convert a CSV file to a XLS file on the linux command line?

I'm using Debian Linux and I want to convert a CSV file to an Excel XLS Spreadsheet file. The catdoc package includes the xls2csv command that converts from XLS to CSV. However it doesn't do the ...
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Converting NTFS to ZFS (or other)

Are there any benefits of converting HDDs that are running NTFS on a Linux machine to ZFS? Is there a way to do such conversion in Linux without losing the data? What about the stability of ZFS on ...
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Bracket to convert half-height to full- height PCI card?

I would like to convert a half-height PCI card to full-height card, so some sort of metal bracket is needed. Does anyone know what such a converter is called?
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Merging two SQL Server databases

I'd like to import data from one SQL Server DB to another. Both DBs have the same table definitions, etc. but different data. The primary keys are auto-incrementing, so the same primary key will ...
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ImageMagick unable to open image and file [closed]

I try to convert images to thumbnails with imagemagick. All works fine, so I will get a thumbnail. But I get some errors on my console: convert: unable to open image `module': @ ...
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Dell PERC6/i - Converting from RAID 5 to RAID 6 - Possible?

I have a PowerEdge 2900 III with a PERC 6/i Controller. The PERC has 2 arrays, each one with 3 hard drives and each hard drive is the same size/speed (146GB 15K rpm SAS). I would like to delete the ...
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How to convert .arm certificate file to .pem format?

How to convert .arm certificate file to pem format? I think .arm format ist used in IBM WebSphere, and I get certificates/public keys in these format. How can I convert there files to .pem or ...
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how to convert this .htaccess from Apache to Nginx?

I need to convert this .htaccess to Nginx format, please guide me if you can. DirectoryIndex index.php FileETag none ServerSignature Off Options All -Indexes <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> ...
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Sendmail + m4 - problem converting mc files into cf

I'm currently trying to configure sendmail fo the first time and setup a mail server on a small embedded computer ( running a custom linux distribution ). I'm having an issue with the m4 macros: I'm ...
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SCVMM R2: Is there possibility to make P2V conversion on working Windows and synchronize changes made during conversion after whole process?

SCVMM R2: Is there possibility to make P2V conversion on working Windows and synchronize changes made during conversion after whole process? Thanks P.S. Destination is Hyper-V R2 Server.
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EtcKeeper: Switching from bzr to git

I've been using etckeeper on my Digital Ocean droplet for sometime and have made numerous changes to the /etc since that time. I now realize that i've been using bzr all this time and would like to ...
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Create VHD file from a folder?

My scenario : I have 100 Gb of data that contain a lot of folders and files , so is there a way to create a VHD file from this folders and files ? Any help is thankful .
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Convert an HVM ec2 instance into something that can be run on a PV instance

I have a linux VM running on an esx-i server at home, and I would like to import the vmdk to aws using the ec2-import-instance command. However I really don't need this to be any larger of an ...
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hg repo and kbfiles extension

I've used Mercurial repository with kbfiles but now I have to use pure Mercurial. How to convert repo from kbfiles to pure hg? They are not compatible and seem I will lose all history if I not find ...
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Convert ext4 partition to NTFS

Is there a tool or command to achieve it? I did some search around here I didn’t find the answer. Is that possible? I must mention that my ext4 drive that I want to convert have data so it must just ...
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Is there any way to shrink qcow2 image without converting it raw?

Is there any way to shrink qcow2 image without converting it raw? I cannot convert it to raw because I don't have disk space enough for raw image.
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bash: convert iso dates to d:m:y

I have a program, which produces output like this (iso format dates): 2010-06-04 15:48:17 +0200 2010-06-04 12:34:39 +0200 2010-02-01 14:02:44 +0200 2010-06-04 12:21:19 +0200 2010-06-04 12:21:04 +0200 ...
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Open .123 Format File

Does anyone know how to open a .123 file? Apparently this is a Lotus Notes workbook? All we have is Windows Office...
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Linux: audio streaming server capable of converting tracks to MP3 on-the-fly

I'm looking for an audio streaming solution capable of providing content from a folder (recursively) with on-the-fly convertion to MP3 (or whatever) with a constant bitrate: from other MP3s and FLAC. ...
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Can I completely convert an Ubuntu desktop installation to a server one? (not just the packages)

I am aware that the server and desktop editions only differ by the packages installed, and I can install server packages (LAMP etc.) into a desktop edition and get the same thing. However, I want to ...
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Convert Folders to VHD file

I have a partition 200 GB contain 100 GB of Data, the Data is a huge number of files and folders (about million of files and folders). I want to copy this 100 GB of Data to another partition but i ...
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Convert MYSQL DATABASE TO MSSQL DATABASE [closed]

I would like to ask if there is a software that convert all my database from mysql to mssql 2008
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Does anyone knows how to convert ovf file to img using centos?

I'm trying to instal nuxeo on centos and I'm using now xen to virtualize. Nuxeo's downloads have not xen image. Only available ovf and vmware. Is possible to make the conversion?
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HP SmartArray E200i - convert one non-RAID disk to RAID-1

Is it possible to convert one non-RAID disk to RAID-1 by adding a disk, without losing data or reinstalling Windows Server 2003? HP ACU cannot install, so I figured to do it from BIOS, but wanted to ...
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Converting raw image to LVM. Won't mount afterwards

According to this post, it should be okay, to use dd to convert a raw Xen image to LVM. What I have done dd if=/vm.img of=/dev/vg00/vm I can mount vm.img with mount -o loop vm.img /root/tmp. It ...
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Is there a way to import a MS SQL .db.back (database backup) into PostgreSQL?

I've received MS SQL backups from a client, I'm wanting to import/restore them into a PostgreSQL environment. Is this possible?
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Populating jks file with keys from 509 certificates

Does anyone have detailed, step by step, instructions for extracting encryption keys from 509 certificates, and then storing them inside an encrypted jks file?
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Creating batch files from txt files - is this right?

Forgive me if I am completely of the rails here, but.... I am just learning about Group Policies and Domain Controllers etc. and I have a some .bat files, now I can edit them in notepad or any text ...
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MySQL Workbench Could not connect to Source DBMS

I have a server which has a MSSQL database and i trying to data migrate from MSSQL to MySQL, in the first stop after i choose database --> data migrate --> i choose data system (Microsoft SQL server) ...
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How can I convert my virtual CentOS server harddrives from physical targets to VHD?

I have a virtual machine running CentOS 5 on a Windows server 2008 R2 with the Hyper-V role installed. The virtual machine has two harddrives installed that points to physical disks on an iSCSI target ...