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Network install all versions of windows for univeristy IT help desk

I work at the help desk for students, faculty and staff at a large university. As part of our daily operations we see ourselves installing every version of windows (xp, vista, 7; both 32 and 64 bit of ...
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vmware install on raid, no logical drive seen

Trying to install vmware esxi 5 on a fujitsu S100R5 server (two drive bays). I have the drives as a hardware RAID 1 array, but vmware is showing the two physical drives at install time. If i ...
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How to setup sendmail (for Bugzilla)

I've already installed Bugzilla and I'm trying to the mailing functionality working. Apparently it can use the linux sendmail to do so. I don't know the first thing about how email even works. I've ...
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How can I see which permissions are necessary during a workstation app install?

Is it possible to see which permissions an application installer needs while it is running? I'm thinking sort of like a debugger or monitor to see what windows is checking for. The situation is that ...
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How to install VMWare ESXi CLI on CentOS 6.0?

I'm trying to install VMware-vSphere-CLI-5.0.0-422456.x86_64 onto CentOS 6.0 64bit, but the installer complains: CPAN not able to install following Perl modules on the system. These must be ...
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How to download a single port on FreeBSD?

How can I download a single port from freebsd site instead of downloading the whole port collection?
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Is there anything better than FFMPEG? [closed]

Just wondering if I should go with FFMPEG or is there a better alternative for processing videos? Thanks !
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I have a fresh VirtualServer running Ubuntu 12.04, how do I get a LAMP server running?

Although I have an overview of running commands like apt-get install apache2 what I don't know is what order I should run them in to get a LAMP server running. Also, I assume I should create a ...
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Can't install PHP and MySQL on CentOS 5 64 Bits

I'm getting the following error when trying to install PHP and MySQL form the atomicorp.com repository: [root@x171 ~]# yum -y install mysql-libs php php-gd gd mysql mysql-server mysql-devel ...
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How to install Windows service from command line while setting recovery options

I have a Windows service that I build on a build server and then install on multiple remote servers using Sysinternals PSExec and sc create. This was worked well to this point but I now have a need to ...
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Fresh Red Hat Enterprise Linux fails to install httpd using yum

I'm trying to install a LAMP stack in a fresh red hat server but yum is misbehaving. Being linux illiterate I'm at a loss. $yum install httpd Loaded plugins: security Setting up Install Process No ...
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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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How to fix yum install not valid release error on Centos 5

When I try to yum install anything I get: -bash-3.2# yum install strace Loading "fastestmirror" plugin Determining fastest mirrors * dag: apt.sw.be * lxlabsupdate: download.lxlabs.com * rpmforge: ...
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MSI keeps trying to install, and I can't stop it - why?

Somehow my desktop system has been infected with Roxio Media Manager... I say it that way only because the MSI is continually executing on my system and I can't make it stop. The install never ...
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Can I install MS SQL Server Express 2008 on the same box as MS SQL Server 2008?

I am a developer and I wanted to ensure that I have a full MS SQL Server at my disposal if need be. Can I also install MS SQL Express 2008 on the same box, so I can do small dev projects using ...
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Installing OpenLDAP on Fedora 12: ldap_bind: Invalid credentials (49)

I've been trying to set up the OpenLDAP installed by default on Fedora 12, very unsuccessfully. My ultimate goal is to use LDAP authentication for user login and Apache, using the OpenLDAP server ...
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Oracle 11g silent install on Linux CentOS 5.2 x86-32 fails on database creation

After reading the Linux installation guide for Oracle 11g, taking particular note of the pre-installation requirements; I have been able to record a response file for a silent installation based off a ...
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InstallShield Silent Installation

I am attempting to put together a package for the silent (no user interaction) install and uninstall of an application using InstallShield. I did not create this application and don't have access to ...
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Share Ruby Programs between Linux users

Our Linux (Mint) system has 2 admin users - mint & admin. What do we need to do for admin & mint to be able to share gems? Mint has chef, berkshelf & knife-ec2 installed via bundler in ...
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Move grub from USB to HDD

I install Ubuntu from USB. After complete installation I reboot my PC, remove flash frive and try to boot to linux. But I can't. because grub installed into flash drive and I see text: grub ...
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XenServer 6.0 Advanced - Is it an add-on or part of initial install?

I'm looking to purchase a new dedicated server and have XenServer 6.0 installed. There is an option to include XenServer 6.0 Advanced which has some additional features. However we don't need those ...
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Remove All Repositories - CentOS (Can't Download Normal Stuff Anymore)

Any time I do yum install ___, what used to be normally accessible is no longer so. I think it is because of an installed repository causing the issue. How do I remove all repositories?
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bacula: how to remotely install the windows client?

Is it possible / how to install the bacula windows client on remote Windows XP or 7 machines? They are all within a domain. Would I need a custom installer, or is there a way to push out the ...
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How do I install ONLY the bcp program for SQL Server

Just like the title says. All I need is the BCP program on my client computer. The BCP will be from a remote machine, so I don't want to install SQL Express or the management studio or any of that. ...
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installing tidy on remote server?

could someone please tell me how can I install tidy on a remote linux server?? -if it's possible thx
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install Munin on rhel4-32

# cat /proc/version > Linux version 2.6.9-023stab048.6-enterprise (root@rhel4-32) (gcc version 3.4.5 20051201 (Red Hat 3.4.5-2)) #1 SMP Mon Nov 17 19:09:18 MSK 2008 This is Redhat4, right? and i ...
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Where to download IIS5.1

Where I can download IIS 5.1?
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Install ImageMagick with liquid-rescale support

I have installed ImageMagick 6.5.8 from source on Ubuntu 8.10 followed by the instructions listed here > tar xvfz ImageMagick.tar.gz > cd ImageMagick-6.5.8 > ./configure > make > sudo ...
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Install x windows on Centos not working

I'm trying to install x-windows on a remote CentOS 5.3 box. Here's what I did so far: $ yum groupinstall "X Window System" "GNOME Desktop Environment" $ echo PATH=$PATH:/etc/X11 $ xinit I had no ...
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Stop automatic reinstall of drivers in drivercache

So, you've got a driver that's giving you problems and you uninstall the driver or device and it automatically gets reinstalled. Is there a way to stop windows from keeping a driver in the driver ...
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How to preseed options before network in Debian/Ubuntu PXE installation?

I'm trying to fully automate an Ubuntu installation over the network, but the preseed file is loaded only after the network adapter detection. Even with those options in the preseed file the ...
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How to install a program remotely using Zentyal server and Windows7 clients

I'm using Zentyal in order to use it as Domain Controller. All the clients are Windows7. I, as domain admin, need to install, in several computers, one application that requires admin privileges. ...
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Install Visual C# Express 2010 onto client machines - redistributable package needed

I would like to install Visual C# Express 2010 onto several machines on the Windows network at the school where I work. I can only find web and ISO installers, but I really need MSIs for both Visual ...
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When Installing Oracle Client 11.1.0.7 can I use a common directory for Oracle Base?

I am trying to install Oracle Client 11.1.0.7 on a Windows Server 2008 64-bit. To some this might not be rocket science but I can't understand what the options under the install screen "Specify Home ...
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Linux noob question - How do I update a program built from source?

When I build a program from source (CentOS), How do I go about updating it to a new version? Can I just run the make && make install again with the same configure options?
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Proper location for installing packages?

What is the 'correct' location(s) to install packages/software in a Unix file system? I realize it will vary somewhat depending on the distribution you're using and the package you're installing, but ...
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How do I install Firebird and test it to make sure it's working?

I am running Windows XP Professional Service Pack 3. I get really confused between running Firebird as a service or as an application. I'm migrating from Microsoft SQL server and I've simply gotten ...
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How to install Windows on a laptop with no CDROM drive?

I have an old Thinkpad X60 that I'd like to wipe clean and rebuild. Seeing as this machine doesn't have an optical drive, what's the easiest way of installing Windows XP? I have an external USB hard ...
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Need some help for a first time Office Communications Server Install

I want to install Office Communications Server on Server 2008. I have never installed OCS and I am looking for a good walkthrough of the installation process.
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What kind of backup plan do I need for installing perl modules in production?

I manage an application that has been rode hard and put away wet over the years, but is still expected to continue to work. The server OS has been maintained, but the Perl instance has not because ...
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How to install Ruby on a Linode server?

As the title says, what's the best way to install Ruby and then Ruby on Rails on a Linode server?
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How do you install g++ (at least version 4.1) on a solaris sparc server?

How do you install g++ (at least version 4.1) on a solaris sparc server?
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Ubuntu 12.04 - apt-get install ia32-libs unmet dependencies

Trying to install ia32-libs. I run sudo apt-get install ia32-libs. The output is as follows: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages ...
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centos 6.2 remote kickstart installation

Using centos 6.2 I would like to kickoff installation via a kickstart file on a remote machine. In centos 5 I noticed that there is an initial prompt where the kickstart location can be set, but I ...
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Debian Lenny apt-get install php5-cli Unmet dependencies help?

first time poster - long time reader and learner. Have been trying in vain for 2 weeks now to sort out a messed up PHP5.3 install on a Debian 5 (lenny) box. Each time I attempt to apt-get install ...
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I can not cd “LaunchAgents” on macbook

After installing mongdb on my macbook-pro, it tells me: If this is your first install, automatically load on login with: cp /usr/local/Cellar/mongodb/1.6.3-x86_64/org.mongodb.mongod.plist ...
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Trying to install Git on CentOS server

I'm trying to follow the steps mentioned here : http://wiki.railsmachine.com/InstallingGit sudo yum --enablerepo=rpmforge install xmlto curl curl-devel # check for the latest version at ...
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Install both WSS and MOSS on same machine

Is it possible to install WSS v3 and MOSS 2007 on same machine and run them both?
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smartctl for fedora 17

I got myself a hard drive that is making funny noises. I want to check for errors, I want to use smartctl, This command [root@defiant ~]# smartctl -V produces an error: bash: smartctl: ...
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How to install python modules for specific python version

I needed to install UCS2 python next to UCS4 python. So I went to comp.lang.python and asked them about it. Probably not the best place to ask it, but they answered ...