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Otrs UserDynamicField type difference

i cannot understand difference between "ticket" and "article" objects at Dinamic Field creation. As i've read main difference is q-ty of object per page, but i havent found any example of difference. ...
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Is this load balancing / horizontal scaling scheme naive?

I offer my solution to the following problem, and ask you networking and server admin professionals to validate it or poke holes in it. I am interested in any obvious attack vectors or scalability ...
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High performance POP3 solution that can handle a few accounts with millions of emails

Due to regulations we have to create a solution that communicates over smtp/pop3 (basically RPC over SMTP/POP3) only. Messages are sent from one application with SMTP, delivered to a mailbox, and ...
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Open source proxy server SSL interception and HTTP header insertion [closed]

I am new to proxies. Can anyone suggest an open source proxy server that supports SSL interception and HTTP header insertion.
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Squid Logs NTLM usernames only for certain requests

Currently I have squid 3.2 setup with NTLM authentication and LDAP Group pulls. I also have MySar running to pull the reports. It seems that the way the logging works is by passing them twice, one to ...
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What to do unused servers [closed]

Since I have an application that is growing and i run on hardware I always have a few extra servers sitting around and want to find away to donate them. I am famulaure with folding@Home but maybe ...
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Puppet Enterprise vs. Open Source

I'm interested in learning to use Puppet. One example I see over and over again is user management. According the the Puppet website, "Configuration management – User accounts" is a feature that only ...
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Example of Open Source Backup Solution which uses Ahsay

I'm working on a backup solution which uses a re-branded Ahsay software. Boss doesn't want me to reinvent the wheel and so I'm looking for an existing, open source solution that we can use to get ...
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Wake On Lan server for a local network - looking for software [closed]

I'm looking for a tool that let me register computers on a network (probably taking them from an LDAP database, that would be gorgeus), and then by using a web interface, wake them by sending a WOL ...
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open source solution to a gateway for a network of a housing cooperative of 150 people

i just inherited a barely functioning network for a student housing cooperative of about 150 people. in it's current state, as i understand it from the previous person in charge of the network, we ...
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Open Source Monitoring for Windows [closed]

There is a fantastic overview of monitoring solutions here: What tool do you use to monitor your servers? Strikingly, none of the options seem to be: Open Source Windows-only (not Linux installs ...
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Iptables log analysis tool, not reporting tool?

I'm running a RHEL 6 Linux server and receive about 3000-5000 hits on my iptables logs daily and I want to see all hits on the iptables, source address, source network name, ports, hit counts etc. Is ...
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Open source network and host emulator

I am wondering if the following product even exists. Here's my wish list: Bootable CD with simple (XML, YAML) configuration allowing you to spin up multiple virtual hosts, each with their own IP and ...
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Simple open-source solution for PDF document storage and search-based retrieval [closed]

I am involved with a very small residential management company which has a lot of documents that I want to digitise into PDF and put on the web for all residents to access. Many people are not ...
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Open Source (Free) alternative to EZProxy [closed]

Are there any open source/free alternatives to EZProxy? For those who are not familiar with EZProxy, it's a proxy server that allows users to access institutional subscriptions (like journal ...
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Replace VMware vSphere infrastructure with open source alternatives?

We are planning a slow migration from VMware (and third party apps) to open source alternatives (free would be great). Basically, we want to start with some little cluster lab, then migrate the ...
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Is there any open source web server monitor for IIS?

Are there any decent open source web server monitor app for IIS? Something decent that could track for example: Activity/throughput Response time CPU usage Memory usage Disk usage Anything other ...
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Open-source HelpDesk solution for Windows?

I'm looking for an open-source HelpDesk solution with the following features: CAS or direct AD integration Different priorities for different tickets KB generation (from tickets and manually) Email ...
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Best open-source HelpDesk software? [closed]

Good morning, I'm currently researching 3 different open-source HelpDesk solutions, and am interesting in hearing your experiences with them, to help me decide which to implement in a small-sized IT ...
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Open Source Foip Solution

We already have an IPBX (AAStra ASX) for VOIP. This IPBX gathers a T2 line. We want to use the IPBX for Analogic Line and a FOIP solution (virtual machine) to send/receive fax by email (we are using ...
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Good OPDS Server for Shared Hosting? [closed]

Does anyone have recommendations for a web-based server I can use to host an OPDS server that does not require something heavy like a VPS? I realized the FBReader and other mobile e-book readers ...
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How to Install Apache , MySQL and PHP on AIX 7.1

i want to install following open source software on AIX 7.1 Apache 2.2.19 PHP 5.2.6 MySQL - 5.0.67 please help me on this.
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find opensource project for sysadmin

I am a beginning Linux sysadmin and I would like to contribute to open source to obtain new skills and help other people if possible. I found this SF question and googled how to join the CentOS or ...
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Where do you share or find useful powershell, bash, batch, vbs, scripts?

I just wrote a quick little powershell script to make my life easier for a task that I was facing. I thought it would be nice to put it on the Internet, where someone else may also find it useful. The ...
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Fast, reliable, open source encryption for large logs

I intend to use cloud storage for some of my application logs. These logs might contain confidential business data, so I would like to encrypt them prior to upload. For security reasons, I prefer ...
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How to setup Opennms to record all snmp details of a cisco router?

I am having working opennms setup in my ubuntu 10.04. But it doesn't record all the SNMP details for a router. No proper help page found. Please guide how to record all snmp values of a router, and ...
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Is there an open-source alternative to Apple Open Directory?

On my company's network there are a small collection of iMacs. Currently they use Active Directory. We looked in to Apple Open Directory, but $500 for a copy of OSX Server (not to mention the Apple ...
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Open source cloud computing with scalable virtual machines

I'm searching for open source software to create my own cloud computing environment, like Ubuntu UEC or Eucalyptus. What I need is that each virtual machine can use resources from multiple nodes ...
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SMTP Relay to capture attachments

Does anyone know of FOSS solutions (or general information) on setting up a Linux-bases SMTP mail relay that can do the following: Detect if a message has an attachment if so, save the attachment to ...
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Sharepoint Open-Source/Own-server equivalent/alternative

I think sharepoint is great for coordinating tasks and tracking them, and the way users get emails automatically each time deadlines get closer and they then report about their advance and all that ...
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Open source multi-tenant DNS management tool [closed]

Can anyone recommend an open source tool for managing DNS, similar to the web applications used by hosting providers? I'm thinking about opendns, godaddy, freedns, etc. Some of the DNS servers have ...
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Open Source Inventory System

I have about 200 Hosts I need to inventory. Several of them are not able to be inventoried by OCS inventory, because they are firewalls and switches, or shutoff. I also have had issues with adding ...
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Blocking applications on Macs

I will preface this, with the truth that I know little about Macs :-) I am trying to workout a way to block application installations (or executions) on Macs. We have a subset of executive users ...
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Recommendations for OS management and deployments in a portable lab?

Are there any general recommendations for managing OS's on a portable laptop cart? The cart will be taken to educational labs and used for teaching job skills to prisoners. We want to reset all the ...
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Simple 2 node virtualisation cluster

Could someone recommend an opensource virtualisation cluster suite?! I'm looking at setting up a 2-3 node cluster w/ 2 webservers 2 mysql and a virtualised loadbalancer for apache. We currently have ...
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Opensource RightScale-like EC2 deployment management [closed]

Does anyone know if there are any solid opensource alternatives to RightScale for EC2 deployment+maintenance management? Basically what I'm looking for is: Script based AMI deployment and ...
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Security Token for Mac/Linux/Windows, self-managed, pref. open source?

I'm looking to buy an evaluation security token (combined smart card/usb reader) for my business that works on: Windows 7 x64 OS X 10.6.x x64 Ubuntu Linux (64 or 32 bit, 10.04 or 10.10, I can bend ...
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PacketFence Installation?

So I've stumbled across PacketFence during my search for a decent Network Access Control system. After doing a little research about it's capabilities I've come to realize it's meets all the ...
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Anti-spam on par with Gmail's?

Currently, I rely on Gmail to weed out SPAM because the anti-spam software on my hoster's mail server is so crappy, and besides, it doesn't provide a good web UI so users can tag false negatives and ...
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Are there any ready to use open source websocket server implementation?

Are there some open source websocket server implementations, especially ready for production? (Are there Erlang based out there?)
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Top open source single sign on app [closed]

We're using a webapps like google apps(mail), jira, etc. and would like to implement single sign on on our system. What is the best or top pick when choosing a single sign on app? Is ...
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server-side browser emulator? open source preferably

I'm working on an open source library, but some of the functionality requires that I emulate a browser. I hear it's possible to launch an instance of the browser, but if I'm running on linux, I don't ...
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What are the benefits of going with an open source stack?

What are the benefits of going with an open source stack in terms of price and service (not technical)? I am a .NET developer; our team is developing an application in ASP.NET MVC. For some reason we ...
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High availability open source SQL database solution for Rails application

I'm researching a topic of high availability database for a Rails application. I'm looking for Open Source based solutions. At the moment our system is running on one application host + one db host, ...
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What is the best option to set up a quick and easy-to-manage database for my small office?

First, please be aware I am definitely a beginner when it comes to server maintenance or network administration. That being said, if I am asking this question in the wrong forum, please feel free to ...
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Linux-based network backup solution

Do you have any recommendations for a Linux based backup solution that would be capable of backing up MS Servers and servers hosting MS Exchange data? I've started doing my own research, but so far ...
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Open Source online private SVN

I would like to have a private secure open-source SVN configured for a minor project with a collaborator. Googling gave me http://unfuddle.com/about/tour/plans http://www.xp-dev.com/pricing ...
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Building an OpenSource Network (Intranet) infrastructure based on Linux (AD, Domains, etc.)

We currently manage our networks (Intranet) using Windows Server 2008 R2, as it was relatively easy to manage and configure. Being a non-profit organization we were sponsored our initial setup but we ...
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What is a good open source backup solution for users?

We are currently using ahsay to run backups on end user systems that backup to our specified directories within the server. My question would be what is a good open source backup solution that is ...
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VMWare tools on Ubuntu Server 10.10 kernel source problem

After install and running the vm-ware config, the config needs my kernel headers to compile some modules, ok, so I'll give it them, but it just won't work. It asks for the path of the directory of C ...