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Resize openSUSE 12.3 GPT ext4 partitions in a RAID1 disk array

I have a software raid configured (/dev/md2) which has assigned the partitions sda3 and sdb3 from two 3TB disks (sda and sdb). The partition types are GPT not LVM and file system is ext4. Now, the ...
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sles/opensuse os installation log

Is it possible to keep installation log off all events, tasks, say running commands, etc.. while installing SLES/openSUSE (or maybe another linux)? It's not a problem lookup info in already running ...
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“mod_mono and xsp have different versions” error

I'm trying to start a test MVC4 application on Mono 2.10 $ xsp --version xsp2.exe 2.10.2.0 Copyright (C) 2002-2011 Novell, Inc. Minimalistic web server for testing System.Web $ mod-mono-server4 --...
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getting warning messages “avahi-daemon[3201]: Invalid query packet.” on suse 10.1 server with raid 1

I had recently replaced a failing hard drive on my software raid 1 system with suse 10.1 , and i am checking for any warning messages on " var/log/warn " and i found this message "avahi-daemon[3201]...
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Opensuse port forwarding 80 to 8080 not working

I've a glassfish server that use the port 8080. I need forward from port 80 to 8080 so I can access the content without put the :8080 port in the url. I've tried to put a masquerade rule, add ...
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exactly 90 seconds to restart apache httpd

I have an openSUSE 13.1 VM (host runs Virtualbox 4.2.18, also on openSUSE 13.1) and restarting httpd (Apache/2.4.6) always takes 1.5 minute: foobar:~ # time /etc/init.d/apache2 restart redirecting to ...
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(simple) linux HA with vmware vsphere?

I hope my upcoming question is specific enough, and you are able and willing to support :-) We have several openSUSE VMs in an ESX-Cluster (three ESX-Servers) with an attached iSCSI-SAN. All of ...
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SUSE YaST routes not in kernel route -n

I'm using opensSuSE as a router. eth0 is the WAN nic, eth1 is the LAN nic. I also have a tun10 device, which I'm using with an OpenVPN client connection. I want yast routes to specify what traffic ...
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Why is my custom error files relative to each virtual host (apache)?

First off, my server config is openSUSE 11.4 and my web server is apache 2.2. I want to change the error files for the web server, but I can't get apache to understand that the error files are not ...
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Setting Up My Server to Do DNS On OpenSuse 11.3

I am attempting to use my server to be a DNS server. I am having trouble getting the domain setup. Here is what I have so far: /var/lib/named/master/andydaykin.com: $TTL 2d @ IN SOA ...
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Opensuse Leap 42.1: xsp & fast-mono-server problems

I have recently upgraded my opensuse machine from 12.2 to Leap 42.1 (x86_64). It's mostly going well. However, I installed mono & xsp via yast (KDE) and I have found that both xsp & fastcgi-...
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Unable to boot openSUSE or SLES12 from plain installation on Gen9 server

I am installing software on a brand new HP DL120 Gen9 server. This is going to be just a high-performance testing machine. I wanted to install openSUSE Leap. Intelligent provisioning won't recognize ...
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OpenSUSE Xen installlation is not in Grub 2

I'm sorry if this is a duplicate but somehow serverfault search action didn't work with my browser. I have a functional recent OpenSUSE Tumbleweed installation and I want to turn it into a hypervisor....
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openSUSE 13.1 pam_ldap error trying to bind invalid credentials

Environment: new install of openSUSE 13.1 into a internal network of mostly 10.2 and 10.3 openSUSE. LDAP server (@(#) $OpenLDAP: slapd 2.3.19 (Jul 28 2006 17:00:02)) running on SUSE LE 10 . ...
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Spam emails from Suse server: test -x /etc/init.d/sendmail && /usr/share/sendmail/sendmail cron-msp

Have a virtual server with old Suse. About a month ago cron started spamming me with emails like this: Subject: test -x /etc/init.d/sendmail && /usr/share/sendmail/sendmail cron-msp Body:/usr/...
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Problems with new server accessing ldap and mail server/relay (connection timeout and can't contact)

I'm on OpenSUSE 12.3, and setup a mail relay under mail server settings (posix) via yast. I try to send a mail and get timed out: 2013-09-27T15:19:08.745282+01:00 myserver postfix/qmgr[12258]: ...
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irtouchServer on openSUSE 11.4 (i586) - (irtouchServer) did not claim interface 0 before use

I'm trying to install IR Touch from IRTOUCHSYSTEMS. I download the drivers and install them but on dmsg I see: usb 2-1.3: usbfs: process 8179 (irtouchServer) did not claim interface 0 before use ...
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Apache2 will not start on OpenSUSE after enabling mod_pagespeed

I have a linode VPS, running openSUSE 12.1 (A little outdated, but stable). I have installed the RPMS for mod_pagespeed. mod_pagespeed.conf has "ModPagespeed on". Restarting apache fails after ...
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Cannot Connect To Home Directory From Windows Via Samba

I changed the password of linux user "user123" on my Suse box and noticed that the previously working Samba login that I used to access its home directory from Windows did not change along with it. ...
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opensuse 12.2: yast misconfiguration ldap server

i have a very simple question. I used Yast to configure openldap. It worked. Then I had to change the certificates for SSL/TSL support. I did this trough Yast. However, I gave the path towards the ...
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How to enable ssh on startup in opensuse

My experience with Linux is limited and as part of a project, I ordered a Linux dedicated server. This is an unmanaged server with OpenSuSE 13.2. When I try to ssh into the server, I get a connection ...
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Zypp curl error during installing OpenSUSE 13.1

I have error during automatic install OpenSuse with AutoYAST. First stage completes successfully. But when server restarts I get error when autorefreshing repos. In y2log error zypp error MediaCurl....
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Printer stops working after reboot

Problem with Samsung printer driver installation. In a nutshell: one thin client (O.S Suse Linux) one usb printer (Samsung ml 1640) After installing the specific manufacturer driver, the printer ...
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RTC/UTC was innacurate on MySQL (MariaDB) server. I fixed it - was that bad?

I'm pinch hitting as an admittedly green server admin. I installed a bunch of security patches on a MariaDB server that had an incorrectly configured repo (not by me) and wasn't getting patches for a ...
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Error while trying to bring up network in SLES12.1

I am trying to bring up the eth0 adapter in SLES12 sp1 using ifup eth0 but every time I am getting an error saying: wicked: Reading config file /etc/wicked/client.xml wicked: Reading config file /...
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Add path to environment PATH variable for Apache (wwwrun) and all users after TEX Live update on openSUSE

After installation of TEX Live 2013 on (I admit outdated) openSUSE 11.3 (x86_64) I needed to add path /usr/local/texlive/2013/bin/x86_64-linux into PATH environment variables for: All users Apache ...
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Unable to setup PPTP VPN on SUSE Enterprise 11

I am new to Linux, however I will try to convey my question the best I can. Right now we are using Windows Server 2003 as a DHCP server. It also has PPTP VPN installed. Users can get to VPN outside ...
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CVS authentication with openldap

I have migrated the CVS from Windows to Linux and imported the repo's as needed. Now I have to setup ldap authentication ( Remote Server/Linux/Open LDAP ) for CVS. As per other blogs, it says we have ...
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Troubleshooting endless provisioning in Azure after custom image deployment

I have tried to create a custom Linux VM image based on openSuse 12.2 with Suse Studio. I have used Studio's upload to Azure feature to deploy the image to my BLOB container. I have made sure I ...
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OpenVPN on openSUSE 12.2 bridge not working

I would like to ask for a little help. I'm setting up a openvpn bridge in opensuse 12.2, I can connect to server, but I can't ping the server, nor anything that is behind server. Also, I can't ping ...
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CIFS slashes changed to backslashes after upgrade

I am working on linux server which does its backup via rsync to a cifs-mounted share on an external NAS (D-Link DNS-320). Everything worked fine on opensuse 11.4. After upgrade to opensuse 12.2, the ...
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How to execute a script only once, immediately after ALL network interfaces are up in OpenSUSE?

I run Opensuse 12.2. I have 3 network interfaces, eth[012] The interfaces are configured in /etc/sysconfig/network/ifcfg-eth[012] I want to execute a script immediately after ALL three interfaces ...
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Hard-limit quota not enforced

I have configured my box to allow a certain user up to 2GB of storage thanks to quota. I think I have enabled it correctly. /etc/fstab shows usrquota,grpquota, quotaon says everything is fine but I ...
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openSuse and openldap:ldap only login

I 've managed to setup ldap server and i can search it succefully from the server machine. i ve added to the database all info except from the fstab file and automount info. I migrated succefully the ...
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High packet in discard percentage

We have several servers running VMWare ESXi 4 on which are virtual machines running OpenSUSE and Windows 2008r2. We also have a server monitoring these vm's using OpenNMS. For several of the OpenSUSE ...
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Segmentation faults and lots of zombie processes from sshd user

This problem is happening on a Windows Azure Linux VM running openSUSE 12.1 In the past days I have found many unavailability problems that forced me to a reboot from management console (no even SSH ...
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opensuse syslinux in a submenu

I'm trying to create a netboot installer that allows installing various versions of linux. My TFTP server is dnsmasq from debian wheezy. I've got debian, ubuntu, and fedora working fine, but I'm ...
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Cannot connect to XRDP as non-root user in OpenSUSE 13.1

I am setting up a VMWare machine with OpenSUSE 13.1, one of necessary things is RDP. The issue is that after installing and configuring xrdp, tigervnc, xfce etc I can connect via RDP only as root. Any ...
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Force files to stay in dentries und inodes cache on SuSe

We have some sql queries which are rarely executed. When running them first time after a while they take about 2 minutes, a second call takes only 800ms. I found out when i restart postgres the ...
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Why does it take so long to install the openSuse operating system?

I'm investigating the logistics of migrating to another production server using a new operating system (currently on CentOS). The candidates are Debian, Ubuntu, and openSuse. Virtualbox was used to ...
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OpenSSL FIPS and CA Certificate issues

Running OpenSuse Tumbleweed, with OpenSSL 1.0.2d-fips (9 Jul 2015) I am ending in openssl fips failed: error:2D06C06E:FIPS routines:FIPS_module_mode_set:fingerprint does not match Aborted (core ...
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Apache RevProxy and Webapp with subfolders

I would like to extend my current RevProxy. By a subfolder (www.example.com/subfolder) I would like to make an small webapp available. Here is my configuration from RevProxy: ProxyPreserveHost ...
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Why do I get the error, “error while loading shared libraries” when trying to run zypper commands after upgrading?

I am trying to upgrade openSUSE from 11.1 to 12.1. Right now 11.1 is installed and eventually I'd like to get it to the most recent version. I followed the guide here, but ran into some issues. ...
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Update a package on Suse Linux Enterprise 10 by installing a full package and all dependencies without internet access

I have access to a Suse Linux Enterprise 10 server, which has a very old version of Firefox installed. I have sudo access to it. But the server is configured by proxy, which doesnt allow access to ...
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Why is my Apache server temporarily freezing?

We've been having a problem with our Apache web server lately where the web server seems to temporarily stop accepting new requests for a minute or so before trying to serve all these now queued ...
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cannot start iptables on opensuse linux

i am trying to run the iptables service on opensuse linux , but unforunately its failing to activate and systemctl status message shows that its failing to find the /etc/iptables.rules file , i also ...
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NIS client is not able to change password using yppasswd in OpenSuse 13.2?

NIS Server - OpenSuse 12.1 NIS Clients - OpenSuse 13.2 At NIS Client: nisuser@opensuse13.2:~> yppasswd yppasswd is deprecated, use /usr/bin/passwd instead Changing password for nisuser. Old ...
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Trouble figuring out a fail2ban log error message: “iptables -n -L INPUT | grep -q 'fail2ban-SSH[ \t]' returned 100”

Here is my jail.local rule for ssh: [ssh-iptables] enabled = true filter = sshd action = iptables[name=SSH, port=ssh, protocol=tcp] logpath = /var/log/messages maxretry = 5 Here is what my ...
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Proliant DL380 G5, MSA60, Opensuse 13.1

I should apologize for my limited English. I bought recently an used MSA60, to replace a set of small e-SATA boxes. The disks they contain are mostly 3T bytes SATA ones. When I put the disks in the ...
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No access or error logging on OpenSuse

I've got an Amazon ec2 instance running OpenSuse and I'm getting a white page of death on some of my php scripts but there's no error log in var/log/apache2. To my surprise, there's also no access log....