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Force network messages from VM's on same ESXi to gateway

In the context of introducing ESXi we would like to know if it is possible to force messages destined from VM_A to VM_B on the same ESXi towards the gateway. The reason behind this seemingly strange ...
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Proxmox - Port forwarding from Host to Guest

I'll just quickly start by apologising due to my lack of knowledge in Linux networking and I appreciate all the help I'll receive from any patient users willing to help a newbie. I have a Linux ...
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Lost access to my Virtual Machine on linux server pool after I used sys-unconfig command as root

the network admin gave me an IP address for Red-hat VM on his linux server pool; but lately I used the "sys-unconfig" command as a "root" user, and now I lost my access to the V-Machine; I cannot ...
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Different Linux Distributions Producing Different Machine Generated Code [closed]

I have a very interesting and frustrating issue. The company that I work for uses an application to do simulation and verification for electrical engineering. This application produces output based ...
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Ok to rename live windows 2008 server without rebooting?

I've got a live windows 2008 R2 server, which isn't part of a domain, and need's it's machine name to change. I could rename it, but then it would ask me to restart for the name to take effect. What ...
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Virtual Machine Wizard hangs @ “loading page” in Server 2008r2 sp1

I've succesfully installed AD DS, DNS, Hyper-V and RDS. However, when trying to install a virtual machine by means of the wizard it hangs. Importing an existing Virtuale machine makes the console ...
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Have fail2ban client and server on different machines

I was wondering if it was possible to have fail2ban clients on different machines and have a server on one machine communicating with all the clients? Here's my situation: I have 4 servers and I'm ...
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Fedora 15 - machine accounts show at login

I recently upgraded my Fedora server from 13 -> 15 and imported all the linux and samba accounts from the old setup. I have the machine operating as a domain server for my network using samba and tbm ...
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How to add a winXP Pro (Host) under a windows 2003 server based domain (a Virtual Machine)?

I have a physical WinXP Pro with sun virtualbox setup. Recently I installed a Win server 2003 R2 VM to learn and experiment. I would like to do is add my host OS i.e. Winxp pro under the domain setup ...
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What are the effects of a machine account being member of Domain Admins?

I recently stumbled over a workstation account being member of the Domain Admins group. I assume that this is not recommended, right? Nevertheless, I am curious what the actual effects of this ...
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Can View Website on Localhost and By IP on machine but nothing from other machines

I have a centos apache2 webserver which is running and I can view the localhost website from localhost or by http://192.168.0.167 (its IP) through a browser on the machine itself, but if I try to view ...
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Can you recursively run Virtual Machines [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to setup a virtual machine inside another virtual machine A VM inside of a VM?
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How can I run vmware server (or equivalent free vmmachine server) on a cluster of several machines?

I would like to create a cluster of computers in order to run a virtual machine server (preferably vmware) as if the cluster were 1 big machine. What software and OS do I need for this and how do I ...
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Replacing 40+ desktop PCs with Virtual Machines - advisable?

We currently have 40+ desktops which are solely used for remote desktop access to run things like Visual Studio, Clearcase, and other related development tools. These are commonly used by remote ...
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ping a remote machine service and if the service is down restart using batch file

1.How can i run a Batch file so that it would ping the service in remote machine every hour and if the service is down it would automatically restart the service.Both machines OS is windows XP. 2. Is ...
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Low Spec PC as personal Web Development Server?

I am getting a low spec PC for $60. Pentium 4 Processor, 1.8GHZ, 512M RAM, 20g Hard Drive, Is this good enough to install Ubuntu Server edition and install at least the following and have this ...
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access server from blocked machine

I want to access my Linux server(vnc) from a distant machine which has most ports blocked with the exception of 21, 25, 80, 135, and 445. So, I would like to know if theres a way to communicate with ...
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Exporting a VM running as a Domain Controller

There is a Microsoft KB article that talks about best practices for running a DC on a VM. One of the notes is "Do not use the Export feature on a virtual machine that is running a domain controller". ...
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How can I create a copy of a vm in vSphere Client running on ESXi 4.0?

I'd like to create copies of the VMs located on my datastore that I can put up temporarily on a different server while I perform some maintenance on our main virtualization server. Aside from using ...
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How to speed up the detection of offline machines?

I'd like to detect a shutdown machine as fast as I detect there's no service on an running machine. For instance: $ time telnet 192.168.1.140 80 # An existing machine, no service Trying ...
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Can't ping my Window 7 machine from within a Windows XP virtual machine

I have Windows 7 installed as my primary operating system, on a laptop that's on my home network (wireless). I'm using Microsoft Virtual PC 2007 SP1 to run a virtual machine of Windows XP SP3, in ...
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How do I run a process remotely from inside a shell script?

What I am trying to do is to run the shell script 'ABCDE' on one machine, but use another machine to support it. ABCDE is an all-in-one ripper/encoder/tagger script for turning CD's into digital ...