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Maximizing file sharing speed to macs from linux

I am trying to set up a very high performance linux-based NAS to replace older iSCSI and eSATA drobos around the office. I’m trying to find the best open tools for running a high performance mac ...
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PPTP VPN client for macOS Sierra [closed]

macOS Sierra has disabled PPTP type VPN by default (for security reasons). https://support.apple.com/en-in/HT206844 But my organization has not yet moved on from PPTP VPN. I was already using ...
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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 transmission,...
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Finding ip address from mac addess

I have router in bridge mode which is installed Openwrt and I want to find IP address of devices which are connected to the router. Since router is in bridge mode, I can not find IP from DHCP leases, ...
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VNC viewer not connecting to MAC from PC

I have a VNC server running on a Mac. When I try to use a VNC viewer, it says "no matching security types". Is there any other software which can connect to a Mac like RDP? If iI use screen sharing ...
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localhost went “It works!” - and nothing else

I'm working with Mac's built in Apache, and everything was just great UNTIL - something went wrong. I think it's the .hosts file. http://localhost results with "It works!" message, while any /[...
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fast ping response, latency on traceroute

I have a very strange problem. In short pings to my wireless AP are low (around 1ms), however, once I do a traceroute, the latency to the AP (1st hop) suddenly jumps to ~1000ms. Any ideas what may be ...
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ERROR 2002 MYSQL socket /tmp/mysql.sock

A have already read everything about this error but I coundn't solve the problem. ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/tmp/mysql.sock' (38) I'm trying to install ...
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Mac Code Signing Certificate - Can't Renew

Got an alert on server that the certificate is going to expire. I click the "renew" button and it says Unknown Error. So I dig deeper and run the following on the command line sudo /Applications/...
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Specify Mac address in gce

Is it possible to specify mac address in a Google compute engine instance; I am moving a legacy java software which has a licence bound to the Mac of eth0. OS is now centos7. I tried with ifconfig but ...
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Is it possibble to reboot a remote MySQL server on Ubuntu from a program or script on a Mac? [closed]

I have a client who has a web server hosted with Digital Ocean and they have a weird random MySQL database issue... 1-4 times a month there database server crashes and has to be manually rebooted. I ...
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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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openVPN Mac(Tunnelblick) all traffic over VPN

The problem is that we want to use openVPN here as default VPN Server. Now we have the same problem like everytime. On Windows all works fine but on Mac we have problems with the routing. When you ...
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Windows 2012 R2 Server and Mac clients - Move/Rename issues

I am administrating the computer network of a small company which has 12 Macs under Yosemite (10.10.5) and used to have an Apple Mac Mini Server running out of space. I've decided to switch them to ...
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outlook 2016 for mac can't connect to Exchange 2013

We have 1 Mac (osx 10.11.1) user running Outlook 2016, and he is trying to connect to our Exchange 2013 server (Version 15.0 Build 847.32). After creating the account in outlook a yellow dot remains ...
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Log out graphical user from command line

Just curious mostly. Say I have someone logged into their Mac in the normal way -- ie. a graphical logon -- and the system becomes mostly unresponsive and I need to log them out. I can reboot the ...
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Puppet Duplicate declaration: Class

I'm bit new to puppet, but I'm not sure how this would become a duplicate declaration, can someone please give me some direction whether this is a correct usage of class passing params or not? Error: ...
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Can I use nmap to discover IPs and mac addresses?

When I need to locate the IPs of devices by their mac address on a Windows system, I normally use Advanced IP Scanner (from radmin.com) to scan the network, then I use arp -a to list the mac addresses....
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Anyone know why the Mac OS FTP client was designed read-only?

I always found it odd that Mac OS X's Connect to server menu lets you read and write to every protocol it supports except FTP. Is it just one of those mysteries, or have they ever discussed why this ...
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Remotely Connecting to Redshift

I'm trying to connect to Redshift from home using psql and am getting the "could not connect to server: Operation timed out" error. This only happens while I am away from the office (it works when I'm ...
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HP ProCurve 2920, MAC filter

I have few HP 2920. They are connected to another HP modular switch via uplinks. When I check which devices are connected via MAC I can only see MAC addresses on uplink ports (idk why I can't see ...
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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 https://...
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Getting an IP's MAC address from behind a router

I want to know, if possible, how to get a MAC address of an IP address if I am behind a router. I tried doing a ping to the IP and checking the arp table, but the only entry is the router's MAC. Any ...
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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 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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How can an Administrator change Mac & Window users' LAN login passwords?

As an administrator managing Mac and Windows Users, via a web application, how can I change/reset a user’s LAN password to allow them to login to their Macs and Windows? I am looking for an example ...
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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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Secure way to mount a password protected cifs share in mac

I'm maintaining a heterogeneous network of mac and linux so I decided to create a little perl script to unify mounting strategies across machines. Actually, I already have a working perl script, ...
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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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Centralized Windows/Mac Patch Management that is easy to use

I'm looking for advice on what patch management solutions you would recommend based upon your experience. I'm also looking for which ones you would not recommend based upon your experience. We have ...
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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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Troubles with memcache.so

I've been asked to launch a site that someone else built. It is a Wordpress shop site that needs Memcached to run, and I've been having troubles getting Memcached and the memcache php plugin working ...
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how to activate “Cut [Command+X]” option in Mac? [closed]

I am new to OS X and one thing that is constantly bugging me is the fact that I cannot move any file in Finder. I have to copy the file and then delete the file at the source. Can anyone help me out ...
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no suitable image found when installing Oracle on Mac OSX

I'm installing Oracle Database 10g Release 2 (10.2.0.4) for MAC OS X on Intel x86-64 I have Mac OS X 10.6.7, running at Intel Mac. When I start installing, I am faced to the following error: ...
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Unable to bind OSX 10.9 to Active Directory 2008

I am struggling to bind OSX 10.9 to a 2008 r2 Active Directory. I can join the domain fine when I boot into Windows from the same machine. From OSX I can find the domain controller successfully and ...
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Clear SearchPath on OSX Client

I am working on a script that verifies a computer is connection correctly to both our AD domain and our OpenDirectory server. I bind to the two services using dsconfigad and dsconfigldap and then set ...
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RDP with Mac and Server Essentials

Using Windows Server Essentials 2011, can a Mac connect through the remote web portal and (possibly using a third-party tool, if necessary), create a remote desktop connection to their work machine? ...
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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 http:/...
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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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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 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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How to configure a CISCO ASA to support the OS X VPN Client

Given that OS X now supports (natively) CISCO IPSec VPN connections I am wondering what the requirements for the VPN configuration are on the remote end? I have evaluated a number of CISCO devices (...
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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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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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PubKey Authentication not Working

I tried setting up PubKey authentication between my Mac and CentOS dedi server, but something is up... Here's the steps I took: ssh-keygen -t rsa Then chmod 700 .ssh/ && chmod 600 ....