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Apache PHP .ini.php showing as text?

I have a bunch of files that are causing me problems. I am working locally on my Mac and I have files called something.ini.php and they are being shown as text, while my something.php files are coming ...
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Need SSO, RMM w/ Mac client GP management (printers etc) from one web portal [closed]

I have a client that is looking for an all-in-one solution to manage users and computers. Preferable in the cloud or SaaS. They would like to be able to create/delete users from AD, integrate SSO ...
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MacBooks are destroying SSDs

I'm opening this topic to find the cause of our SSD failure rate of +50%. We work with Mac (13" Macbook Pro & 13" Macbook Air), with installations of both Mac OSX Mountain Lion and Ubuntu. 90% of ...
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Easy Deployment Split Tunnel VPN Connection

I was wondering if anybody could offer some insight as to how I can mass deploy VPN connection settings that support split tunneling. It has to work on both Mac and Windows systems though if a script ...
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VPN on Mac OS X

I've this issue: I've configured a VPN on my private network at work. Is all configured on a ISA Server 2006. When I try to connect (trough VPN) with a PC I have not problem. With the same ...
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Can I create root level shares from AD User Accounts?

Given a file structure for User accounts of \\file-server\students\grad-year\user-home-folder, is it possible to create shares of \\file-server\user-name? I have a Mac/Windows mixed environment. The ...
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Mac clients accessing a Windows NTFS share resetting permissions at deeper folder levels. Why?

Here's the setup: Windows 2008 server c:\share folder with the following permissions (read, read/write are not important at this point, I don't think): User1 User2 c:\share\add_user3 folder with ...
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Passwordless SSH is not working, Mac to Linux - need suggestions

I have a server that I regularly log in to. And I have to type my password every time. I'm trying to change this... I've followed the tutorials to the letter. On the server, I used ssh-keygen to ...
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OpenLDAP 2.4 and Mac OS X Local Directory

OS: Centos 6.4 OpenLDAP: 2.4 Mac: 10.8.3 through 10.8.4 I have an OpenLDAP server and I'm able to have users authenticate, however, for some reason even though I've changed the Mappings of ...
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Local Server - Apache redirecting all requests to /index.php [closed]

I'm having a weird redirect problem on my local server. I have a VirtualHost set up: NameVirtualHost *:80 <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot "/Users/iMac/Sites/index.php" ServerName ...
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Trying to compile phpredis on a mac using phpize54

I installed php 5.4 using mac port. I then git cloned the phpredis repository ( https://github.com/nicolasff/phpredis ). Then, I execute these commands: phpize54 ./configure make && make ...
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Broadcom Advanced Control Suite 4 on a PowerConnect 2848 making router (ASA5505) throw ARP errors when TEAMING (different MAC addresses from same IP)

For some reason the Broadcom Advanced Control Suite 4 seems to be a little buggy OR I have not configured something correctly. I have 4 Gb NICs and I team 3 of them to make a virtual adaptor... ...
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Why is Apache returning Service Temporarily Unavailable on local host?

Ok so I am a bit new at all this. I was trying to get php and apache2 running on my localhost and I don't seem to be able to get it to work. I keep getting this message when inputting localhost into ...
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Mac OS X Profile Manager

I am wondering if when I set settings in profile manager if they should take place immediately. They currently only take effect after a restart or log out/in. I expected to send a push notification of ...
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Outlook for Mac, Active Directory DNS and DDOS

Edit: This is not a question about DDOS, but a question about how to resolve a technical issue impacting only Mac clients of Outlook Anywhere. Problem and solution are are now known, but I cannot ...
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Do i need specific server to handle mac and pc users? [closed]

I have 5-6 users half use PC and another half uses Mac OS. They want to setup local file server, right now they use Drop Box for reason that in the past in their experience mac's corrupt file and make ...
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Hyper-V limit IP address to guest

I have the following setup: Hyper-V host with 2 network cards (Windows 2012 core) One network card is for management only, with private IP address accessible locally. Called "Management". The other ...
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PPTP VPN connected but cannot open webpage with Mac

I've setup a PPTPD on my VPS(Debian) which I used to use very well from my android phone and windows laptop. Now I want my new Mac Mini to use it too. It's shown the Mac can establish the vpn ...
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MAC Address & IPv6

While MAC addresses are 48 bits, that is a lot more than the 32 bit IPv4 adresses (even counting the reserved addresses 255, 127, Class D Multicast etc ), will we not eventually run out of them? ...
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Counter MAC Spoofing with Cisco

I was wondering if someone could help me with the needed cisco commands to configure a switch to only allow certain mac addresses on certain ports. So that one mac adres can only connect to the ...
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How to block outgoing traffic of the mac address of one of the server's own NIC with ip tables?

i have a server with 5 nics connected to a switch, and running GNS3 (cisco router emulator). I need to block, in the server, the packets originated by the nics at layer 2 level (the nics are not ...
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Accessing Active Directory list on Apple Remote Desktop 3

We are working on a project where a software needs to be deployed on a set of Mac clients connected to a Windows Active Directory server. Software will be pushed from a Mac machine using Apple Remote ...
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DHCP Reservation

I've been having problems with a few statements I've been reading. When setting up DHCP Reservation based on MAC addresses... Do the reserved IP's need to be in one of the scopes or not? Judging from ...
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Disable ipv6 autoconfiguration on a specific interface in OSX

Is it possible, either via the command line or C code using the sysctl/fcntl/etc. APIs, to disable IPv6 router solicitations, router advertisement acceptance, etc. on OSX for a specific interface? It ...
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ARP/Mac address table

What is the difference between a mac address table and an arp table? Is it correct to say only one arp cache is kept for each switch which self learns to forward information to another host, and every ...
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Preventing deletion of items from Chrome History

This might be the wrong site, but I've been thinking about ways to prevent some users at our organization from deleting entries from their history, as well as prevent them from wiping their history ...
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MAC Addresses (in devices) [closed]

In what type of hardware are MAC addresses used besides routers? For example, could a MAC address be in printer or in a mobile phone? Yes, I am talking about Ethernet MAC addresses. Can you please ...
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How to connect a Mac laptop to a server via the serial port?

I'm a applications guy trying to set up a Dell c6100 server that doesn't boot. We'll have physical access tomorrow. The box has a serial connector for console access. We'll have a MAC laptop. Are ...
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Mac mini as linux server, no keyboard and usb boot [closed]

I am going to buy a mac mini (mid 2010 no server edition) and use it as linux server (i think i will use ubuntu server as distribution on it). I never had any mac so sorry if i ask some newbie/dummy ...
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Access to Local Server with external domain name

I have created a simple server in my office LAN. The server can be reached from outside the network: I have configured NAT on pppoe interface to route correctly the packets into the correct local IP. ...
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OSX 10.8 w/ OpenDirectory - Admin log in as user? and switch to Admin?

I now have a OSX 10.8 workstation environment where the clients are bound to OpenDirectory on an OSX 10.6 Server and their home directories are stored on another OSX server. Two questions: Is it ...
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In Mac OS ,Postgres after changing data folder location . Unable to start Postgres database . it doesnt give any error

I'm trying to use Postgres on a Mac. After changing the location of the data folder, postgres didnt start. It doesnt give any error message. I've copied the data folder from another location, and ...
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How to unbind Linux network interface from MAC address

I have some Fedora VMs setup ontop of VMWare. Sometimes, when software updates happen to VMWare, the VMs will get new MAC addresses. However, the default network configuration in Fedora is to bind an ...
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MS SQL 2008 - Can I use Windows Authentication to connect from a Mac

I have been using Navicat SQL on Mac (Snow Leopard) to connect to MS 2005 via "Basic Auth" and all is good. However the DB is now being migrated to MS 2008 and try as I might I cant get on via Windows ...
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git clone from iMac to MacBook Pro error

When cloning a git repository via ssh I get the following error: git clone ssh://user@iMacHost.local/Users/home/git/projects/Stock.git Cloning into 'Stock'... hdiutil: attach failed - No such file or ...
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Remote File Explorer for Mac [closed]

I have a couple employees that aren't experienced with the Linux shell. Is is possible for them, on their Macs, to be able to open a remote connection with our servers(with Finder or otherwise), ...
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Where can I find the offline installer of Google Chrome for the Mac? [closed]

..It's easy to find the offline installer for windows machines: http://support.google.com/installer/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=126299 However I need to install Chrome on a Mac which has no ...
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multiple postgresql installations in osx

I have multiple installations of postgres on my machine, and would like to narrow down to a single installation (macports flavor). I believe that OSX comes shipped with some sort of package, but I am ...
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Any folders or files I create in /var/run/ get deleted when restarting the mac

Any added files or folders in /var/run they are deleted when I restart my machine. Why is this happening? What should I do to ensure these files are not deleted (or are recreated) and how would I go ...
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Mac OSX IPTables equivavlent

Just wondering how I would accomplish the following IPtables rules under Mac OSX: iptables -A PREROUTING -t mangle -p udp --sport 7078 -J TOS --set-tos Maximize-Reliability iptables -A PREROUTING -t ...
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Mysqltuner, how to speed up optimize table? [closed]

I used mysql tuner and here are the statistics. The recommendation says to optimize tables. I have 96 GB of memory on the machine. Is there anyway I can speed up the optimization process? The tables ...
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Setup OpenVPN Server with Virtual IP Address Lease for some time

I am new to openVPN and so far have setup Windows based openVPN server. Basic system is working fine as clients connect to openVPN server and are assigned virtual IPs like x.x.x.6, x.x.x.10, and so ...
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Apple Remote Desktop (ARD) OS Specific package installation

Faced with the recent Java kerfuffle imposed by Apple's silent updates I am looking for a solution to install .pkg files specific to the OS version. Apple continues to provide Java updates for 10.6, ...
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Setting “say” alias for espeak on Ubuntu Linux

I'm trying to make a compatible "say" command on Linux. So far this works: alias say='echo "$1" | espeak -s 120 2>/dev/null' I'm adding this to /etc/bash.bashrc. Problem is, this say is called ...
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Update a number of airport extremes

I have a number of airport extremes within a school setting. Is there a tool to manage WiFi access (through mac address) centrally so that I only need to make an update once and all airport extreemes ...
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Mountain Lion: mysql stopped working after installing homebrew

So I had installed MySQL from a download. It was working fine. My socket file mysql.sock was located at /private/tmp After installing homebrew (don't know if it's directly related to homebrew) my ...
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Mac suddenly stopped connecting to websites [closed]

I had a mac that was connecting to the network just fine, and then today it still connected to the network, but when I tried to go to different sites, it just hung there saying "waiting for ...
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Trouble configuring file auditing on mac osx smb file shares to log hostnames of student laptops

I have a mac mini lion server that has a student username on it. All around the school the kids use laptops that connect to a share based on what classroom the laptop came from. It works like this. ...
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Require VPN for Network Connectivity on Mac OSX?

At the moment, all company resources are "protected" behind a Cisco VPN, and our OSX clients are configured to (on-demand) connect to the VPN. As the VPN sets the default route for the OSX client to ...
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Mac Mini stops accepting ssh connections from different network [closed]

I have a strange problem, and I am not very familiar with Mac OSX so I am coming here for help. I have two Mac Minis on a network 192.168.1.* Mac Mini 1 = 192.168.1.10 Mac Mini 2 = 192.168.1.11 My ...