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Certificate distribution and management

I am planning to setup PKI for our organization as we're fed up with all of these security warnings when using self-signed certs. I want an offline root CA and two issuing CAs and I want to set that ...
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samba4 DC distro with samba4 git DC

We have already Samba4 AD DC which is installed via git from sources (to Fedora), and it will work fine. Now I should add there a secondary DC to domain, but I would like to use (CentOS 6.5) distro ...
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SCCM 2012 Manual Copy osd file to remote distribution point

In our organization we have 1 site with 3 servers. Server A is the main server containing all roles. Server B and C are distribution points. These 3 servers are connected over wan, this works fine ...
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How do I automate complex software distribution?

Our customer has solution that includes several products that cooperate with each other. When we update any part of the solution we have to provide administrator’s guide for every operating system ...
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File system benchmark that generates I/O from distribution of file sizes [closed]

I am looking for a file system benchmarking tool to test CephFS. This benchmarking tool has to: Generate a set of files (call it fileset) following a particular distribution, e.g., gamma, empirical, ...
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Simple method to distribute binary application to Linux/Debian users

I need to distribute a small binary application to a limited number (around 20) of known users. The installation process needs to be as simple & user friendly as possible. Ideally it is a single ...
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Get the distro and version of servers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I find out what version of Linux is running? What is the best way to get the flavor of linux installed on any server? For example if the server is RedHat or ...
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Hosted Exchange and distribution group segregation

To keep my question as simple as possible, this is what I would like to address Environment Exchange 2010Sp2 Give users the ability to manage distribution groups that they own through Outlook and ...
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Should I use ISPConfig distro on my VPS?

I recently get a VPS to put a CMS on it. The use of this VPS will be pretty basic : LAMP, mail, and SSL... I'm used to admin all my servers with command line directly throw SSH. But this server will ...
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/etc/*release files examples

Where can I find a list of different /etc/*release files of various Linux/Unix/MacOS distributions and versions? Same goes to uname -a command outputs.
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Configure SCCM so that files with a plus symbol (+) in the filename can be downloaded from the distribution point

We are using Microsoft SCCM 2007 to deploy program packages in our network environment. One of the packages (MathType, in case anyone's curious) has a lot of file names with a plus symbol + in them. ...
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Low-maintenance Linux distro for “info screen”?

What Linux distribution would you recommend for a host with sole function of displaying an informational WWW page to the public with minimum maintenance? The hardware is a rather simple PC with LAN ...
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Distributed mysql synching

I'm running a server which is connected to an SQL host. I have an another server and I decided to run it as an SQL backup. So, I have 3 of them. Srv A is the SQL host, srv B is the backup. I know ...
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Is it Debian really more stable for servers than Ubuntu LTS? [closed]

I am looking for a pertinent answer regarding Ubuntu versus Debian for servers when it comes to stability and security, not personal preferences. I am inclined to like Ubuntu because it is more ...
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External recipients in internal distribution groups

Just some backgroud, we have several users that are contracted to highly secure 3rd party locations they are not able to access webmail! Instead they are given temp user accounts and email address to ...
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Domain controller replication and distribution

What is the proper way to distribute work from the pdc to a bdc for authentication. If the bdc handles authentication, when it increments the bad password count, how is that relayed to the pdc? Does ...
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Prevent user “click-expansion” of Exchange distribution group?

I am a Unix guy who recently picked up powershell to help my Exchange admin coworkers implement a challenging project in Exchange 2010. (The requirements we've been given are challenging if not ...
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Adding security groups to distribution groups (exchange2010)

I'm trying to add our current AD security groups as distribution lists. For example the i would like IT to get forwarded those that are members of the IT security groups. These are all nested under ...
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what is the easiest way to build a custom distro with specific installs? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Easiest way to create a custom linux distribution I did see this post: Easiest way to create a custom linux distribution And wanted to know if there is a new process ...
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Special Linux distribution for storing in web server? [closed]

I know this question is weird. I would like to build / find a Linux distribution that is stored in a web server. The reason for me to build / find such Linux is that I would like to save the cost to ...
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How to prepare a custom installation of Windows 7 for cloning to a dozen machines with various hardware configurations?

I would like the image to detect and install storage controller and video drivers for a limited but varying set of machines, known ahead of time. Windows 7 x64 and Windows Server 2008 R2. I would ...
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SQL 2008 R2 3rd Party Peer-to-Peer Replication, Global Site Distribution

We are looking at hosting 3 globally distributed SQL Server installations at different data centers. The intent is that Site A will serve web traffic and data for a specific region, same with Site B ...
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OS Distro benchmarks website?

Im looking for website which contains OS distro benchmarks (comparing in 32 & 64 bit, comparing PHP execution on the distro, etc.)
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How do people package internal software to their production servers?

We build .deb packages and host them in a local Debian APT Repository, which we then use Puppet to manage installs from. However, there is surprisingly little written about building or managing an ...
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How to setup a server for Mac App distribution?

I would like to independently setup a server or find a third party who can host my applications for the Mac. I would like to use this method to distribute my applications. For someone with zero ...
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Tools recommendations to perform software distribution [closed]

I write software for a company with global distribution sites. The software runs on various Windows (server 2003) servers located throughout the world. Users run the software by accessing it from ...
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Centralized distribution/syncing sets of large files through local network

Even though I am fully aware that versions of this question have been asked googol number of times, I'll try not to repeat them. I have many sets of many files (some files are small, but some are ...
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Overlaying a new library distribution in a Subversion repository

I have a Subversion repository with a series of third party libraries and sources. As new distributions of these libraries become available I want to completely replace the old version with the new. ...
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Is Macports as good or as bad as I get the impression? [closed]

Among Linuxes, keeping up-to-date with MacPorts struck me as being most like Gentoo (arguably the least Mac-like entry on the shortlist of major Linux distributions). But after further experience it ...
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Using GlusterFS for simple replication

newbie question. I need to build this: /shared folder ~500GB of files, ~1MB each one. Two boxes (server1 and server2) connected by a 1Gbs LAN Every box needs to get r/w access to the files, so ...
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What does sign a distribution point mean?

I am looking at some guides on Microsoft Configuration Manager Console, and see that you need to sign a distribution point on packages etc. Can someone explain this a bit further?
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How can I distribute end users certificates in an Enterprise

We us our own mechanism to create a signed certificate for each and every end user of an Enterprise. However, we'd like to use the Enterprise mechanisms (like AD) to distribute each user its ...
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Good enterprise-capacity, platform-nuetral file and program distribution systems?

In an organization with hundreds of Windows and UNIX boxes what options exist to manage and distribute files and programs to the enterprise? I have looked at Microsoft's SMS with some UNIX ...
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SQL Server 2005: Sharing processors accross multiple distributed instances

I have two instances of SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition running on two separate dedicated servers (let's call them DB1 and DB2). At the moment DB1 is very busy and DB2 is mostly idle. Is it possible ...
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Is there a standard for running audio/video over CAT5/CAT5e UTP?

I want to use CAT5e UTP cabling to carry audio and video over distances of maybe 150 feet or so. I plan to use the CAT5e cable as follows: one wire pair for a composite video signal one wire pair ...