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Hosting Behind Airport Extreme

I'm trying to set up a simple web service (running on a macbook) over a custom port behind a Airport Extreme connected to a D-link cable modem that runs on Time Warner. Reading from ...
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Install os x El Capitan on hdd partition [migrated]

this is perhaps a fools question or a duplicate but I have to ask it anyway. I have a Macbook Pro which has OS X Mavericks installed and I want to upgrade to OS X El Capitan, my HDD is partitiones as ...
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Unable to redirect the package to the internet with Openvpn Debian server and TunnelBlick for mac

I have tried many times, can anyone give me some hint? (I am sure my bind9 server works on the same openvpn server) Server Config: port 1194 proto udp dev tun ca easy-rsa-proxy/keys/ca.crt cert ...
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How to track down which process cause networkd to write a certain log line on Mac

When I open Console on my Mac, I see the following line written every 2 seconds: 1/6/16 3:26:55.808 PM networkd[206]: -[NETProxyLookup url] invalid URL scheme '19536' It is written to system.log by ...
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How do I prevent rsync failure from breaking my ability to SSH into remote AWS server?

I'm running into this problem where if my rsync to an Amazon CentOS instance breaks mid-transfer (with a Ctrl+C for example), subsequent logins to the server no longer works. The Server just responds ...
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Dell Switches and Spanning-Tree Route ID Configuration

I am analyzing a network for a colleague. It's a fairly simple topology and all the switches have converged on a common root-bridge, however two of the non-root bridges have identified the root as the ...
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ARP Request Being Sent To Different Subnet From Ubuntu Linux

This question is very similar to this one: Linux is sending ARP requests to hosts in other subnets? Main problem - Ubuntu Linux server is sending ARP requests asking for a MAC address of a host on a ...
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How to set up libreswan with PAM and Google-authenticator for Mac Clients

I can't seem to get xauthby=pam working. I recompiled libreswan with PAM support. The VPN server does work when I set it up to use chap so I know the server is largely set up right. I'm following ...
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mac ssh fails in user mode succeeds in root mode for same private key

System Configuration: MAC Version : 10.10.5 uname -a Darwin xxxxx-xxxx 14.5.0 Darwin Kernel Version 14.5.0: Tue Sep 1 21:23:09 PDT 2015; root:xnu-2782.50.1~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64 ...
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How to find out from which switch is coming the exact MAC address

I am working on a big company with 2 Backbone routers (ARS9K) and 200+ switches (Cisco, D-link, Tp-Link and etc.). Lets say that I know an exact MAC address of a device, but I do not know to which of ...
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How do I delete route to “link#8” gateway on MacOS?

How do I delete default route of "link#8" gateway on MacOS El Capitan? It's a route automaticaly added after connecting to IPSec VPN. $ netstat -rn Routing tables Internet: Destination ...
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How to copy IMAP accounts on Mac OS X Server

is there a way to copy a user's IMAP account from an old server installation to a new one? I am wanting to set up my Mac OS X Server fresh and want to avoid having to download all the mails and ...
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having trouble mail server to apple mac

I'm having trouble after adding an account to an Apple Mac. The email server is ours and we host the emails of the customer. After changing the settings to point to our mail server and adding the ...
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info.php file not found with nginx and php on Mac

I have tried to put php file info.php inside /usr/local/www/nginx folder. For url http://test.com/info.php, it's giving me the error 404 - Not found. I am able to access index.html file in url ...
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bulk enabling ssh on multiple macs in network

Is there a more automated way to enable ssh functionality on all the macs in a network. At the moment our solution is to manually do this machine by machine... this isn't ideal. This is part of the ...
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Prevent Mac clients from saving a file on a Windows Server that violate windows server file name policy

Is it possible to setup a Windows server to prevent Mac clients from saving files to a Windows share via SMB that violate Windows file name policy. Things like leading and trailing spaces, /, "\", ", ...
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OS X (Yosemite) auto login on remote desktop

I have configured my VNC server on my iMac using the "Share Desktop" feature. I'm trying to access with Ubuntu default's client Remmina. I'm currently trying to access as a view-only client but it's ...
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Trouble setting up MACBook to Cisco RV042 VPN

I am trying to create a VPN connection from a MacBook Pro running OS X 10.9.5 to a Cisco RV 042 Firewall/Router. Using the MacBook Pro built in VPN client software. I have exported the client ...
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How to mount a Mac OS X 10.10 shared volume with Ubuntu Server 14.04

I'm attempting to mount a Mac OS X 10.10 shared volume via Ubuntu Server 14.04.1. I've set this up successfully between two Macs but I'm having a problem Ubuntu to Mac. I've setup the shared volume ...
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Does switching routers when using same IP cause temp downtime?

Still learning networking but from my understanding MAC Addresses are what route network traffic so if I switch out a router but configure them with the same IP does it take time for the new MAC ...
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Mac Users - Rights Management Server

I'm having trouble with a Mac user on our network, who is unable to set restrictions on her documents. Despite this message, she is able to connect to our network and access shared drives and ...
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Binding a Windows client to Open Directory

Is it possible to bind Windows clients (to be specific Windows 8) to OS X Open Directory? The server is running OS X Yosemite. I have not yet found any resources that give a clear answer about this.
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Systematic deletion of files from RAID drive

I have a client with a Mac Pro and an two undetermined RAID storage systems from Areca, running off of an internal MRAID card. They are currently using the primary RAID array for working files, and ...
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MAC address in arp table doesn't match actual MAC, why?

If I connect my laptop directly to the config port of a ubnt airFiber radio I can set a static IP to my laptop and access the default config page to change settings on the radio. When I look at the ...
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Why does VNC viewer on Mac Book Pro report RFB protocol error when connecting to AWS over L2TP?

There is a small group of us working on Amazon Web Services (AWS), we use mac books as our desktop machines and VNC into servers running on AWS. The problem started when we upgraded our VPN from PPTP ...
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How to stop hidden mac hidden files are showing in other systems? [closed]

If i copy the Images or files from mac to other os systems, it shows the files "._.DS_Store, .DS_Store" in other os systems.How to stop it?
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Where can I learn about apache [closed]

I use apache web server for web development in python. The biggest problem I face with apache is setting up the environment. I can't understand thing like what is difference between /etc/apache2 and ...
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Why is there flooding on L2 but not on L3?

Why is it, that on L2 (when there is no MAC Table entry for a new packet) there is MAC Flooding. But at the same time on L3 there is an ARP request (when there is no entry in the ARP table for a new ...
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OUI database doesnt include URLs. Does anything else?

So the title pretty much covers it. IEEE keeps MAC/OUI records similar to this example: 00-00-00 (hex) XEROX CORPORATION 000000 (base 16) XEROX CORPORATION ...
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Cross-platform filesystem watcher, running in VM watching host?

Can anybody suggest a way to copy data from a VM's host to the VM[0] in way that is cross-platform across hosts (i.e. Windows, Mac or Linux)? Right now, I'm achieving this by running rsync in the VM ...
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Automounted AFP home directories are owned by root (OS X Yosemite client, Linux Servers)

What I am trying to do but can't get to work I am trying to set up network users in Yosemite clients with their home directories on kerberised AFP. I am using automountd to have the home directories ...
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“dsconfigad: Invalid credentials supplied for binding to the server” when baking in password

I am using apple remote desktop to try to bind our macs to the AD. Every time I get the error dsconfigad: Invalid credentials supplied for binding to the server. dsconfigad -add domain.com -computer ...
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Best way to restrict some SSH users to publickey authentication only (disable password authentication)

I'm running Mac OS X Server.app on Yosemite and I have SSH enabled for users with the default settings in /etc/sshd_config (publickey and password auth enabled by default). However, I need to ...
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Network account problems with mac server OSX 10.6 Snow Leopard

Okay the situation is this. Yesterday my company changed our dns server, because our former one, was too unstable to work with. anyway today i went to one of our mac server, because it needed to be ...
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OS X server Open Directory fail over successfully but not the user home directories

We setup the OS X server Open Directory(OD) master and replica. Users are created on master and their home directories are on the master server. When the master OD server is down, the OD client (MAC) ...
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Setting up a private server for Windows and Mac Computers [closed]

I work in a University Laboratory and we want to install a server that allows each user to login to any computer in the lab with their own credential (We have a small laboratory with about 10 ...
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Mac Maverrick AD binding

I have about 40 Macs on my AD Domain running OS X 10.9 (plus OD server). Recently the two MacPros (one aluminium case and one black shiny ash tray) have lost their binding to the AD, so I have unbound ...
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HTTPS request works to Linux, not to Mac, sometimes

I have two sites, say mac.example.com and linux.example.com. I'm using the same wildcard SSL cert, obtained from RapidSSL. If hit up either of the sites in a browser, hosted either in Linux (on ...
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MAC ID Binding to IP on Windows

Is there a way i can bind a certain IP to have traffic allowed if it has a certain MAC ID on windows routing and remote access or network policies? Basically Associated MAC ID to IP xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx ...
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Mac minis disconnecting from 1GbE: RFI / EMI?

We have several 2012 Mac minis in our server room that reliably disconnect from 1GbE network (but otherwise appear to still be working) when the adjacent servers are under heavy CPU load. We suspect ...
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Permissions on Windows share being accessed from a Mac - Access denied but should not be

I have a weird problem for some Mac users accessing a Windows (2012) share where the folders are 'locked down' i.e users can not create folders, only files. In essence they have all permissions ...
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OS X Mavericks (or Yosemite) on new VM in Vsphere? [closed]

Am I able to install OS X on a VM in VMware VSphere Client? I've already got ESXi 5.5 installed on my testing environment at home on my Dell PowerEdge server with 4 VMs running windows OS's accessing ...
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Are MAC ID passed via DHCP Relay

Do MAC ID pass through dhcp relay? Even if its connected on the WAN from the internet? So if the DHCP Server is on the WAN of the router and connected to a DHCP server on the internet is it passed?
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Can't connect to any SMTP server from neither of the Macs in the network

For a few days now we have been unable to send out any E-mails from various Macs in the network to various SMTP servers. No changes to any hardware or software have been done in the recent time that ...
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How to get the maximum details from a remote host and forcefully get a particular IP?

I have setup a Ubuntu server(xxx.222.4.216) for our Redmine tool and recently we got a IP conflict in the machine and now im unable to get back the IP(xxx.222.4.216). I would like to know if there is ...
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Mail is marked as spam by gmail - no idea, why [duplicate]

I'm using my DSL-Business-connection for a small office. I just installed a Mac Mini Server with mail-support and try to send an email to googlemmil, but this mail is getting marked as spam. This is ...
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Scripting command that can be executed on Macs to generate/remove (NOT SIMPLY BIND/UNBIND) those Macs as computer objects in Active Directory?

I have searched the stacks fairly thoroughly to find a scripting language-based command that can help me develop a script to be executed on Macs capable of actually generating (NOT SIMPLY BINDING) ...
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rsync --iconv option on Mac not working (sync from remote Linux server to local Mac)

I want to use rsync to backup data from a remote Linux server to my local Mac. And I want to initialise this operation on my local Mac. All works fine except that there is a special character problem: ...
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MAC Layer Retransmissions during the same TXOP

Back in the day I was messing around with MadWifi and, if I remember properly, after a packet was transmitted if the sender did not receive an ACK in SIFS time after the completion of the ...
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How to make sure clients use only the IP assigned via DHCP

We want to limit the users Internet usage on a daily traffic basis but not the local network bandwidth. Our users are on different platforms (Windows, Android, IOS), therefore it is not possible to ...