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LDAP config for Novell export

I am trying to export the email userlist from groupwise via the consoleOne export tool.. In the tool, they ask for some basic LDAP parameters that make little sense in the GUI (I dislike GUIs). ...
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Using DRBD with 100mbit uplink

we are planing to use drbd to sync two servers (different hardware) to get kind of HA in case the master server dies. The servers are hosted physically in the same datacenter (Hetzner in germany) and ...
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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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“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 ...
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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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Install memcached PHP extension on openSUSE 13.2

Is there a standard/supported way to get the memcached extension for PHP installed on openSUSE 13.2? On CentOS this was a case of yum -y install php-pecl-memcached. But it doesn't look like the ...
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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 ...
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install nginx on suse linux enterprise 11

I need some help getting ngnix installed on Suse Linux Enterprise 11. This is my first time trying to do this so I am likely missing something basic. Thus far I have: wget ...
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Why is cron running twice?

I wanted to execute my PHP mailing-script automatically with cron. I always get the mail twice though. The script runs fine when started manually. I put this in the crontab for testing: 54 13 * * * ...
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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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Disable scripting for a particular vhost

I want to disable every form of scripting (PHP, ASP.NET, CGI) for a specific vhost in my Apache2 setup. Only plain old HTML pages. Scripting must remain enabled for all other vhosts in the server. ...
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Windows Azure openSUSE: rcnetwork not starting

I have a Linux VM in Azure, created from their default image. My problem is simply that the init script network doesn't look like to start, so dependent services (apache, postfix...) won't start. If ...
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Mercurial upgrade OpenSUSE Linux

I wanted to upgrade mercurial version on OpenSUSE box. This is what I had test99:~/TEST_AREA/hgplayarea # hg --version Mercurial Distributed SCM (version 1.5) Copyright (C) 2005-2010 Matt Mackall ...
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Reset OpenSUSE file permissions across system

I was wondering if there is a set of commands that you can run to reset file permissions to default. A bunch of directories/files got their permissions changed on my server due to me copying and ...
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on suse11 executables are run using sh instead of bash. How to change this

On Suse 11 though the default shell is bash, when I run any executable shell like ./IsCurrentShell then this script is run using sh instead of bash. How can I make this behavior to change such that ...
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Installing libgd2 in Suse

I normally work on CentOS and Ubuntu machines but I have been busting my head against the wall trying to install libgd2 on Suse (Suse Enterprise Server 11. x86_64). Plenty of google searches point me ...
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Get (none):~ when logging in

I have an OpenSUSE server, I have disable login by password and only allow authorized_keys to log in. However, when I restart my server, I got the weird terminal (none):~ # But things are still ok ...
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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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Deletion of User and home directory from NFS

I have 10 systems with opensuse installed in each of them.I have created 2 servers such that one is NIS and other is NFS , i have added lets say 5 users to NIS and their corresponding home ...
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Suse Desktop on EC2/Azure

I run a Suse Desktop Edition Instance on MS Azure, then installed NoMachine(NX) free ver 4.2.25, finally tried to connect from my local PC(OSX), but failed Actually, I succeeded this with ...
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I've uninstalled/deleted bash and it's killed the server

I changed the default shell to zsh. And then proceeded to uninstall bash (this was via yast on SLES). To my horror I start to see everything deleted/uninstalled, apache, mysql . I can't putty into ...
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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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Install gems of ruby 1.9 bins without suffix in openSuSE

I got issue on my openSuSE instances. By default in openSuSE after installation by gem utility (gem install some_app) you will got something like that: # some_app1.9 # chef-solo1.9 etc. That a ...
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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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Cobbler with openSUSE

I am using Cobbler to run SuSE Linux Enterprise (SLES) and it has been running fine. Currently I am using the same setup for openSUSE and I am having some problem in getting the autoyast to work. ...
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Postgres on OpenSuse doesn't start after update

I tried to upgrade OpenSuse from 12.1 to 13.1 and after 'zypper update' and reboot Postgresql doesn't start. Here is the output of service postgresgl status: postgresql.service - LSB: Start the ...
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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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Suseconfig replacement in 13.1

As far as I know, after modifying some etc/sysconfig values you must run SuSEconfig tool. For example, I have modified spamassassin's SPAM_SA_UPDATE to yes. It's supposed to set a daily cron task, ...
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Can't access internet when connect to pptp vnc build on opensuse13.1

I have built a pptpd vnc server under opensuse13.1, everything looks fine when I running the pptp service. but there is problems when I connect from both android & winxp client: by winxp At ...
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openSUSE encrypted root over RAID, given Yast doesn't support encrypted root?

This is for a fresh install of 13.1 I'll be making. Four drives in RAID10 need to be on the bottom. I'd rather the RAID be software, MD, rather than hardware, though I'd use hardware RAID if all else ...
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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 ...
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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 ...