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Are there any good tools for reporting on a computer's specs?

I have a client who has a computer they want to upgrade. They are unable to tell me the specs of this computer and they're not the type of person I could walk it through with. Ideally, I'd like to ...
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FRSdiag.exe install by an end user?

Why would an end user (non-admin, but knowledgable) attempt (but fail) to install FRSdiag.exe on their workstation? Is there a security issue here?
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Are there DFS Diagnostic Utilities server and client

Are there any tools for DFS troubleshooting? Some searches suggest network monitoring, but if you dont know how to read the scans with DFS in mind it seems a bit pointless.
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Linux - Is there any way to identify the speed of your memory through software?

Is there any way to identify the speed of your memory through software? I am on Fedora 9 and looking to find out the speed of the DIMM's I have in there currently. I have tried a 'lshw' but it doesnt ...
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ldirectord process disappears

I have 2 frontend apache webservers that are load balanced using ldirectord. ldirectord is kept running on one server or the other by heartbeat Recently I upgraded these servers from Debian Etch to ...
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Postfix Mail Filter Stops Delivering Mail

I have an internet facing postfix mail filter (debian lenny) that sits in front of all our other mailservers on our network, and scans our mail using amavisd-new, clamav, spamassassin, and ...
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Vmstat seems to give non-standard values?

We have a proprietry system, which runs on Tru64 Unix. It is a terminal based system. We are able to use the login 'vmstat' to the system which brings up a vmstat-like view. However, the information ...
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Is it possible to track who is running SQL Server Profiler?

Is it possible to see who is running SQL Server Profiler against a certain database and possibly from what machine? Say through Profiler itself or by T-SQL statement. I wonder if it is even possible ...
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What's the best way to track Jitter and Packetloss

I need to track Jitter and Packet Loss over a MPLS line. What's the most accurate way to capture this information without interfering with the data being sent back and forth? Is SmokePing the best ...
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Free Tools for Hard Drive Diagnostics [closed]

Are there any free tools available to perform hard drive diagnostic? I have an old 3.5 IDE Samsung HDD which I use as an external drive through USB connection. I recently started to have problems with ...
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How to troubleshoot hanging linux server

I have several Ubuntu Server 8.04 machines at a remote location. Every couple of months or so, one of them would stop responding and need to be power cycled. From looking at my log files it seems that ...