The Macintosh or Mac is a series of several lines of personal computers designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc.

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Portable SAS Drive (USB/Thunderbolt Interfacing)? [closed]

I have a few spare 2.5" HP SAS SSDs sitting around and collecting dust for about 2-3 years now. They were used for about 1 day in another project that ended rather abruptly. I now have a need to ...
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Linux iptables drop traffic based on mac address

I'm doing some testing on my linux VM with one nic, I want to use it as some kind of a firewall which can block traffic of some clients based on a mac address. The client itself is having the VM as a ...
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Backup strategy for developer-focused Apple environments?

It's interesting to see the technological split between structured corporate environments and more developer-driven/startup environments. Some of the Microsoft technologies I take for granted (VSS, ...
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Mac OS 10.6.8 Firewall Blocking Wiki for ONE User

This is a very bizarre issue that I hope someone can help with. We're running 10.6.8 server to host our internal wiki. We had the firewall enabled on that machine without any issues. Last week one ...
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Connect two mac computers/servers using a tunnel or private VPN? [closed]

I've got software I need to run on two computers on two separate networks (one behind a nat). The software requires both sides to have a static ip address that doesnt change. I assume some sort of ...
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Linux Find Mac of IP address that connects to server [closed]

On Linux , How Can Find Mac of IP addreass of any user / computer that connected to server ? we use Centos + Iptables .
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Only localhost vhost works on Mountain Lion [closed]

I'm trying to run Apache on OS X Mountain Lion but can only get the virtual host 'localhost' to work. In /etc/hosts I have: 127.0.0.1 localhost magento.dev solas-lite.dev 255.255.255.255 ...
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Coldfusion 10 on Mavericks Apple Server App Broken

I run the Apple Server App to host my local dev sites, and have Coldfusion 10. I upgraded to Mavericks and that broke the Server app, said I needed to upgrade to Server 3.0 which I did, but now CF ...
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Outlook 2011 Errors

Could not synchronize record: Undeliverable: {TITLE} to Exchange server: {NAME} Operation would change object type, which is not permitted. Error code 19759 Would clearing cache or readding the ...
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nginx symlinks permission denied / 403 Forbidden on Mac OSX

So I have an nginx server running on Mac OSX and I am trying to create a symlink in my nginx www directory from somewhere else. In the browser I get the wonderful 403 Forbidden error. I have also ...
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Issues accessing companyweb on macs [closed]

Currently having problems getting access to the companyweb using Macs. The companyweb is hosted on SBS2008 and any other devices such as ipads and windows machines work no problem. Users can just ...
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What read/write speed should I expect when writing a file to unix box over cat5e cable? [closed]

Right now the read is at 40+ megabytes/second and the write is around 1.5 megabytes/second. Is that to be expected or should I do more diagnosing? It seems awfully slow... My setup: Macbook Pro ...
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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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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 ...