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0answers
41 views

What's the different between CentOS6 and CentOS7 GA [on hold]

What's the different between CentOS6 and CentOS7 GA. Apart from kernel and GUI and anaconda installer, what are major different.
0
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2answers
141 views

How to run Linux system commands from web interface?

I'm looking for a clean and secure way to run specific Linux system commands from a web interface. Let's say I would like to sudo -u differentuser ping 0.0.0.0. The IP address is supplied by user in ...
0
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1answer
962 views

How to completely (all the packages were installed) remove or disable the tasksel desktop environment?

I accidentally installed desktop environment at the debian install. Now I'm trying to remove it but no chance: tasksel remove desktop changed only i to u if tasksel --list-tasks. sudo apt-get remove ...
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1answer
70 views

How can I open a GUI from a cli in linux? [closed]

I connect via ssh to a server (Linux) and can not open a GUI. The error is DISPLAY is not set I assume this is some environmental variable. How do I configure this so that a GUI is displayed when ...
1
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2answers
220 views

Set up linux with both GUI and CLI

I want to know if it's possible to install ubuntu server (if there is an other Linux distribution that solves this I'm open to suggestion) with both GUI and CLI so that i can choose to boot it with ...
0
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2answers
898 views

CentOs 6.3 x64 installed with no GUI

I downloaded a fresh ISO of CentOs 6.3 from here. After installing successfully, CentOs loads a text based linux. How do i load the GUI?
0
votes
2answers
699 views

Debian 6 Server Enabling Remote Desktop [closed]

I am currently running a web server on Debian 6 without a GUI. I connect to the server through SSH using putty from my Windows desktop. When managing Windows systems we use RDP to connect remotely, so ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Is there a way to fix Cluster-SSH windows positions automatically?

Have you used Cluster-SSH? It's a GUI (frontend) to secure shell (ssh) which function it's to let you write the very same commands to a lot of hosts. If you open a lot of hosts at the same time, ...
0
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2answers
201 views

Restarting the GUI on a Linux Sever to free locked files?

Recently, I realized that a certain disk partition on a Linux Server that is only accessed by ssh was full. I tracked down the problem to a VNC log which had filled up the disk. Using lsof, I ...
1
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2answers
328 views

Interactive two panels diff for *nix console?

Could you please advise me about interactive two panels diff tool, something like http://www.sourcegear.com/diffmerge/, but for *nix console/ncurses or maybe somebody knows how DiffMerge can be run ...
0
votes
1answer
808 views

is it possible to access GUI interface of a remote linux machine simultaneously from different client machines with different user logins?

I have a server running RHEL 5, I want to provide GUI interface to all users of this machine, similar to access through ssh from a remote machine but with GUI interface. Is it possible ...?
0
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2answers
489 views

GUI FTP and File Management for Linux VPS

I'm interested in how I could remotely control FTP and file management on my Linux VPS with a GUI. I frequently transfer sites to my VPS for testing, and I'd much rather do it directly on the high ...
0
votes
4answers
611 views

Recommended programming language for linux server management and web ui integration

I am interested in making an in house web ui to ease some of the management tasks I face with administrating many servers; think Canonical's Landscape. This means doing things like, applying package ...
1
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3answers
607 views

Browse Ubuntu server with a GUI from OS X

Is there a way to browse the filesystem on an Ubuntu server from Mac OS X with a GUI based app? I have a ton of logfiles on the server I would like to prune.. Currently I ssh into it, and rm from the ...
8
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11answers
2k views

GUI tools to administer Linux Box

What GUI tools do you advise to improve the usability of Linux for those accustomed to doing system administration the windows-way? Users new to Linux often get confused when they need to configure ...
2
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3answers
2k views

Linux network configuration GUI frontend

I know that this is not how a true admin would do it, but this is for a small home network and for a person who's not very comfortable with the command line iptables configuration. There's a small ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Are there any good GUI tools for configuring Apache on linux?

I have been having trouble trying to get apache working nicely on Fedora 10, and would really like to have a GUI to configure it all. I have tried using the .conf file, but it doesn't seem to work - ...
1
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8answers
4k views

Best/Fastest way to access desktop GUI on a remote Ubuntu server

I've been using X11 and Xming, but it's much too laggy for practical use.
2
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5answers
4k views

DNS server with easiest GUI [closed]

I want to setup a DNS server. Which one has the easiest to use GUI? I've been looking at djbdns and powerdns and I can't decide. I used bind before, but I hated the webmin GUI for it, and the ...
12
votes
8answers
9k views

Any good PostgreSQL client for linux? [closed]

stackoverflow points me "belongs-on-serverfault" on this, so crossposting. I am frustrated of not having a good Linux GUI administration and development tool for PostgreSQL. pgAdmin III is buggy ...