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Clearing private data from CentOS appliance

I am trying to make a VMware appliance for my opensource project but want to make sure I properly clear out all data. So far I have done the following - Cleared all logs files. Cleared bash history ...
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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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Any open source backup software with NDMP support? [closed]

Is there any open source backup software with NDMP support? I'm looking for open source software (or free software) for backing up a large NAS file server, which supports the NDMP protocol and uses ...
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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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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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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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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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What are the best open source tools to stress-test a Linux system? [closed]

What open sources tools do you recommend for stress-testing a Linux server? Specifically, we're wanting to thrash the CPU, hard disk array and memory. We have a 4-year-old IBM server that was ...
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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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Open source CMS for a university department

I realize that this type of question gets asked over and over again. Nonetheless, I want to ask a more specific version. I'm in a university math department. Long ago our sysadmins (or just one at ...
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Alternatives to Exchange: OpenXchange vs Zimbra vs others? [closed]

Looking for recommendations on alternatives to using MS Exchange server. Email, calendering, ease of administration, archiving being the priority. Nice to have features being mobile support and ...
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What is the Open Source CMS of choice? [closed]

I've been told that Sitecore is the closed-source CMS of choice (due to its insane flexibility). That said, what is the Open source equivalent? Or is there one? I've played with Drupal and it seems ...
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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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Connect Direct vs. sFTP?

I have a partner who would like us to use a commercial product called Connect Direct where we would normally use ssh based scp or sftp. Besides reading their website, which is of course not quite ...
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1answer
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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 alternative to “Google Appliance” for intranet search? [closed]

Are there any alternative open source solutions (with a web console)?
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Open source DNS server with database backend

I'm looking for free opensource DNS server that can keep all the data in DB backend. Currently I found next solutions: MyDNS-ng (looks OK - fork from MyDNS) PowerDNS (looks like OK) Bind9 with ...
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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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1answer
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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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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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Open source command-line tool to access Exchange 2007 inbox? [closed]

I'm looking to write a script (running on linux) that connects to an Exchange inbox (as me) and downloads messages. Is there any open source software out there to support me? Thanks!
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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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1answer
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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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Alternative to OpenERP? [closed]

Is there an alternative for OpenERP that is also open source?
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1answer
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Linux/Open Source Application Version Tracker

I manage a group of around 80 linux servers, many of which differ in their package requirements. For the most part these are easily managed via Puppet (for configuration) and then via package ...
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1answer
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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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software for batch process management in unix

I'm looking for a good open source solution to managing many batch jobs across a cluster of machines. I've looked at the solutions indicated in this post but it doesn't really seem to be what I'm ...
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1answer
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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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What is a good open source issue tracking system for non-developers?

I've used TRAC for tracking bugs/issues for software development but it seems a bit complex for a typical desktop user. Is there anything better (open source) that would be simpler to use (than TRAC), ...
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1answer
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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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Is there an open source/free alternative version of RIS or must you have server 2003/2008

I want to be able to boot winpe over the network but don't want to buy one of those expensive OS. Are there any good free/open source solutions?
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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 ...
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Fastest Open Source Java Application Server

Which Open Source Java Application Server is the fastest? Glassfish Jetty JBoss Others?
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Is there an alternative for MS Project Server? [closed]

I have to use this pretty soon, and was wondering if there is an alternative to this. Preferably open source.
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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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Document Control Software

We have a requirement which can give solution for the following & It would be better if its open source software. 1.Revision control of documents 2.Structuring documents in folders grouped as ...
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What's a good Open Source or free ticket tracking system? [closed]

I'm looking for a good free or Open Source ticket tracking system that can be used to help manage support tasks and clients in a computer repair style situation. Ideally, this software would be ...
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Free alternatives to Windows and MS Office for basic office work [closed]

A friend of mine I running a non-for-profit organisation which was recently donated a couple of old PCs without any software licenses. The computers are intended for a typical office use, sending ...
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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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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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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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Good free Helpdesk software? [closed]

looking for good free or open-source Help Desk software. And by Help Desk Software I don't mean development issue tracking (which is slightly different), I mean software that is optimised towards ...
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5answers
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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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3answers
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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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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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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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1answer
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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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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?)