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Long pause when accessing DFS namespace

We've recently migrated our Windows network to use DFS for shared files. DFS is working well, except for one annoying problem: users experience a significant delay when they try to access a DFS ...
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Using namespaces in Powershell

Thought about it while answering this question. How can you avoid the need to fully qualify every single type in a namespace? It's really, really tedious to write ...
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Macvlan based interface pings from host but not from namespace

[EDIT] The production system is currently a mix physical and ESXi based system. We obviously would never use virtualbox even for a pre-production environment ! It was used here only to quickly narrow ...
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Applying ACLs to a Dovecot public namespace

I would like to provide access to some mailing lists via a set of public, read-only mailboxes in Dovecot. I have a public namespace define in my dovecot (dovecot-2.0.9) configuration that looks like ...
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Naming Convention for Virtual Machines

What is a good naming convention or scheme for a virtual machines? We are building a cluster of virtualization hardware servers in our headquarters and a similar cluster in each of our state offices ...
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Determine which DFS referral target a user is using

Our DFS namespace is set-up so that \\company.local\users is hosted on both a UK server and USA server with referral based upon the user's site. Works a treat except we suspect today, DFS failed over ...
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how to prevent direct access to DFS Namespace shared folders

I have made a DFS Namespace named \\dc1\bank. There are some other folders from another file servers(for example \\dc1\bank\folder1 is the folder on \\fs1\folder1). I want to restrict users to direct ...
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Linode hosting & Godaddy

I have registered a domain name with godaddy.com, also I have rented out hosting space at Linode.com Linode has given me a permanent IP. How do I link this IP to the domain name at godaddy.com ?
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Update internal DNS server in my organization

We have our own internal DNS server inside our network on our domain. I just changed the nameservers of a bunch of our domain names through our registrar. Now on my home PC (off the network) the ...
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How to configure a Linux network namespace that allows UDP broadcast

I'm trying to use the ip netns family of commands in Linux to create a network namespace in which I can run a program that uses UDP broadcast. I do not need access to the Internet, or any interface on ...
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OpenVSwitch between namespaces

I'm trying to configure a bridge between two TAP interfaces each created inside their own network namespace, on Linux. I'm using OpenVSwitch as software bridge. These are the steps that I believe ...
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Mount a Windows DFS Namespace in Linux

I've got a Windows DFS setup with a few namespaces, and I need a way of accessing them via CentOS. Any ideas? I've had a look at CIFS mounting, but it won't support the namespace (each separate ...
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how to move process from one namespace to other? [closed]

Is there any available method to move process/group of processes from one namespace to other in Linux? I mean methods via commands of some packages or it can be done via setns()? E.g. I have processes ...
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Public dovecot namespace visible only to some users

I have a dovecot IMAP server (version 2.1.7) with Maildirs and a virtual user setup (e.g. all accounts are mapped to the same system user). I’d like to create a public namespace shared between users A ...
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access tap interface in network namespace across machines

I want to be able to access services running on a TAP interface within a namespace from outside the machine where it is running. I have setup that looks like this - VM1/Machine1 +eth0 : Public ...
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Creating VLANs between network namespaces [closed]

I want to implement the topology shown in the figure below using network namespaces (ns1 to ns4). ...
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Linux network namespaces - ping fails on specific veth

I just started to exploring network namespaces. I try to implement the following simple setting following the article in http://www.opencloudblog.com/?p=42 +--------+ ...
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What is the importance of the .DFSFolderLink

I am currently building a new DFS namespace setup. My folder E:\CommonStuff\ is already shared on the fileserver. And now it is also shared as \DOMAIN\CommonStuff I got 3 questions: I see ...
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SBS 2003 share SMTP address space with multiple internal mail servers

We currently have an 11 user SBS 2003 server which handles our e-mail, however I'm trying to setup a test migration to Zimbra. For this test migration I'd like to have some e-mail addresses moved over ...
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DFS Namespace is inaccessible when DC4 is up and running

DC1, DC2 and DC3 are at site A. DC4 and DFS server (2008 R2) are at Site B. DC4 is Server 2003 and not a Global Catalog. DC1, DC2 and DC3 all are Server 2003, FSMO role holders and a Global Catalog. ...
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Hosts cannot ping in two name spaces using Open Vswitch

I have two name spaces red and blue. Red is connected to host1, and blue is connected to host2, but these two hosts cannot ping each other. Here is the commands that I put: ip link add host1 type ...
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PHP xpath: extract all nodes, even with namespaces

I am new to PHP's simplexml and xpath implementation, but here's what I want to do: I have this XML file (excerpt from a youtube API response): <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <feed ...
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Exchange 2010 - smtp namespace sharing

I'm setting up SMTP namespace sharing between two different Exchange 2010 organizations/forests that are connected via an AD trust. I'm using these 2 articles as references: Configure Exchange to ...
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Open File dialog shows a renamed folder

I recently renamed a directory in the "My Pictures" folder from "ghostAlbum" to "imageAlbum" Explorer shows what I would expect (the new folder) as does the command line "dir" command. Excel's and ...
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Dovecot: autocreate public mailboxes?

Currently I have a problem with my understanding of public mailboxes with dovecot. What is currently running is postfix together with dovecot (also with dovecot's sasl). Whenever an e-mail reaches my ...