Mac OS X Snow Leopard (version 10.6) is the seventh major release of Mac OS X, Apple's desktop and server operating system for Macintosh computers.

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Network account problems with mac server OSX 10.6 Snow Leopard

Okay the situation is this. Yesterday my company changed our dns server, because our former one, was too unstable to work with. anyway today i went to one of our mac server, because it needed to be ...
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“Pass phrase incorrect” in Apache SSL certificate after adjusting httpd.conf

On Friday I replaced an SSL certificate (purchased by my school's IT through Symantec and sent to me) in Server Admin for Mac OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard Server running on an Xserv. I serve a couple ...
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Mac OSX server wiki 503 Error

I have a Snow Leopard server running in my localhost, and I activated the web service in it. Web Service is not used other than hosting default collaboration tools of the server. I have only one ...
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After updating sudoers user still does not have access to sudo

I'm having problems adding a user to the sudoers list via the /etc/sudoers file. $ whoami iain And they said I was crazy! $ which visudo /usr/sbin/visudo $ ls -la /usr/sbin/visudo ---x--x--x 1 ...
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Change SMTP port - Snow Leopard Server

I am using Snow Leopard Server's mail service to relay mail through my ISP's mail relay over port 25. However, they requested that I start using port 587. How can I change the port used?
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Xserve 10.6.8: Why do `net.inet.ip.forwarding` & `net.inet.ip.fw.enable` kernel sysctl settings stay enabled even disabling?

Very bizarre situation. I have inherited a few Xservers from a previous admin that I have been charged with cleaning up on various levels. I am familiar with settings in Ubuntu & am very ...
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Apple XServe not booting from anything (USB, CD) - Prohibited Sign

I have an XServe (Early 2008) which was working good before, however, I recently deleted all my raid drives because I wanted to recreate them. So now, I have nothing, no recovery partition or ...
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PHP Composer Not Working On Mac [closed]

I have installed a bitnami mac stack mainly because I require at least PHP 5.4.7 version for my project. However, I have run into an issue with composer. This is the error I get when I run: php ...
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Trouble setting up a Gopher server on OS X [closed]

I have been trying to host my own Gopher server under OS X (specifically, Snow Leopard), but am finding the process somewhat frustrating. After trying (and failing) to install myriad supposedly ...
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Open Directory authenticated bind succeeds, but creates incomplete record

I have about a dozen Macs running 10.6.7 or 10.6.8, which are all failing to bind properly to my new 10.7.4 Server OD. I can bind them just fine via Directory Utility or dsconfigldap, and it reports ...
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Installing BugZilla on Snow Leopard Server: Perl install issues

I'm installing BugZilla on Snow Leopard Server (latest version) using these instructions. And I'm having problems installing required perl modules. It says to run commands that look like this to ...
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Launch Citrix session from command line

Work has a Citrix server. My workstation is OS X 10.6.8. I noticed yesterday that if I have download an .ica file to disk I can launch it from the command line ... open agljava.ica This is ...
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“Error of type eDSAuthFailed (-14090)” when attempting to disable a user in Workgroup Manager

In Mac OS Server 10.6, when I select a user account, uncheck the "access account" checkbox, and click Save, I get this error message: Error of type eDSAuthFailed (-14090) on line 3912 of ...
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node.js server not running

I am trying to learn node.js, but I'm having trouble getting the simple server to run on localhost:8888. Here is the code for server.js: var http = require("http"); ...
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Troubleshooting reboot of Mac OS X Snow Leopard server running mysql

we are using Mac OS X Snow Leopard server for mysql database, and it reboots once in a while. This happened once every month for the past 3 months. I looked at syslog and dmesg and I don't see any ...
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Mod_rewrite issue in setting up on Snow Leopard [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Mod_Rewrite Rules but Were Afraid to Ask? I have come back to this as got sidelined on other things for ages. So please find my ...
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OS X bootpd as dhcp server not giving out ip addresses

I'm experimenting with PXE lan-boot on my Mac OS 10.6; After some prolonged trouble shooting, I've gotten to the point where LaunchD is nicely running bootpd with the following options: <?xml ...
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How to compile PHP with ldap support in PHP in a Mac ports Environment?

I had originally installed the LAMP stack using Mac Ports. Another project requires me to enable LDAP support. How do I get about installing it using Mac Ports? My PHP info file has no mention of ...
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Mac OS X Server: This root certificate is not trusted

I don't know much about certificates but one of them on a Snow Leopard Server just expired and I'm trying to replace it. It was self-signed at "birth" with the Mac mini server it came installed on. I ...
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How can I debug a hanging ssh connection?

I have two virtual servers with the same host provider. After regenerating my SSH keys on my client machine (local) I con only connect to one of the virtual servers. When I connect to the other (both ...
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Issues installing postgresql with homebrew OS 10.6.8 [closed]

I'm having issues installing postgresql with homebrew on my MBP running OS 10.6.8. It finishes sudo brew install postgresql without any issues. When I try: initdb /usr/local/var/postgres ...
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sniffing vmnet8 on VMware fusion and OSX 10.6

I'm currently using VMWare Fusion on Mac OSX and I have a VM running. In order to sniff out the network traffic I ran the following as root :- $ /Library/Application\ Support/VMware\ ...
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Some Snow Leopard machines taking a very long time to log in (AD, Win2k3)

We have some iMacs that are taking a very long time to log with AD credentials, whereas other machines on the network take the normal amount of time. What sort of thing could be happening? They're ...
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Httpd cranks up to 100% CPU on OSX Snow Leopard local dev machine, how to fix?

I have apache 2.2.17 running on Snow Leopard as my PHP dev stack. When I access a single page the CPU usage of httpd sort of goes wild - up and down between 30% and 100%, and stays that way, even if I ...
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OSX SL Server CalDav/DirectoryServices Authentication Error

I have a OSX SL Server (Version 10.6.8) that has been in production with about 40 users for approximately a year now. Since day one I have had problems where occasionally a users iCal client throws ...
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Windows 7 + OSX 10.7 Server: all files created by Windows users have permissions -rwx------

Here's my setup: I have one Mac Mini Server running OSX 10.7 Server set up as my network's primary file server. (I just finished installing it yesterday afternoon.) It shares files to 10 or so ...
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Mac Server (Snow Leopard) NIC Redundancy on Separate Switches

I have a Mac Snow Leopard Server with 2 NIC's. Each NIC is plugged into a separate physical switch. Currently each NIC has it's own IP, but I would like to setup redundancy so that they communicate ...
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Advice on web directory structure for Mac OS X 10.6 Server

I'm looking for suggestions on directory structures on where to put the web root on a Mac OS X 10.6 server. Got about 10 sites, most using Wordpress. Is just making a root folder on the drive fine? ...
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Problems with virtual eth interfaces on an Mac 10.6 OD Master

I've been trying to setup multiple virtual interfaces (virtual ethernet ports) on a 10.6.8 OS X Server - this server is our Open Directory master. I want to set up additional IPs on the server because ...
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Problems viewing domain.com from local LAN in split-horizon 10.6 OS X Server

Having a weird DNS issue. I've had a split-horizon system on my 10.6 OS X Server setup for sometime; this server runs Open Directory and hosts our website. But recently, seemingly after the 10.6.8 ...
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Mac 10.6.8 Zend Server CE MySQL does not start — “ERROR! Manager of pid-file quit without updating file”

MySQL does not start, I have previously installed zend server on the same Mac and MySQL worked. I have reinstalled after rm -r /usr/local/zend . Are there any other directories I need to clear? Or do ...
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VirtualHost not working?

The problem: On my local machine only, I want to enter the URL homepage.local and I want it to open my local webpage index.html found in my local directory /Users/prime/Homepage/. I thought I could ...
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Can I create a RAID0 using two partitions on the same drive?

This question pertains to either Linux 2.6 and/or the latest Mac OS/X. My goal is data integrity, not speed. I have way too much disk space anyway. I gather under Linux I need to use the mdadm ...
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editing hosts file for local (running django and also php sites)

Right now, my http://localhost/ address for all of my php sites (which are in my Sites folder). However, my django sites will be in my /Users/myusername/djcode/www/ folder. How do I see my django ...
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Mac OS X Server trouble logging in to shared home directory

I have a server running Mac OS X Server 10.6.8, which currently hosts approximately 100 user accounts. These are accessed via home directory sharing on client computers situation all across the ...
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Why is rsync getting “permission denied” errors on Mac OS X when ACLs are set for the correct user?

I'm transitioning away from an old tool that initiates an rsync (copying from a local path to a remote path w/SSH hostkeys) via a web form (completely behind a firewall w/multiple authentication ...
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ANSWERED: Mac Wiki Server Group Calendar Problem

I have a Mac XServer [10.6.8] running Wiki Server Connected to Active Directory. When I connect my iCal (v4.5) on my 10.6.8 client machine to my personal calendar all things are great and changes ...
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Scripting access permission to Mac OS X 10.6 managed services

On Snow Leopard, I can give access to services like SSH only to specific users by using the "only these users:" option in the sharing tab of the System preferences. This is bothersome to use when ...
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OSX 10.6 Cisco IPSEC strange behavior

I'm trying to connect to Cisco IPSEC VPN of my company over DSL Internet. I managed to successfully connect using Cisco VPN Client, now I'm trying to switch to OSX 10.6 native client, because of ...
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Redmine LDAP authentication

I have a Mac Mini server running Snow Leopard and installed Redmine. I would now like my users to be able to authenticate against the Open Directory server, but can't get it to work. Here's how I ...
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SSD TRIM Support in Snow Leopard

Does Mac OS X Snow Leopard officially support SSD TRIM yet? If not, is there an expected availability? Also, is there a brand of SSD that is most compatible with a late-2009 Mac Pro?
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How should I govern write access to local Sites directory?

I'm currently doing some web dev on osx and I need to give netbeans and apache write access to my local Sites directory, at the moment only one of them has that right (netbeans) should I modify group ...
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Install libpq-dev on Mac OS? [closed]

Does anyone know how I can install libpq-dev on Mac OS 10.6? http://packages.debian.org/sid/libpq-dev There doesn't seem to be a macport for it. Can I install it from source, and if so how? many ...
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Mac OS X server keeps prompting for passwords on all devices

I'm running an Mac OS X Server (10.6.7) with iCal, Address Book and Mail enabled. My issue is that the clients (iCal and Calendar in iOS) keeps asking for passwords on strange intervals, and it ...
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moving postgresql database from osx to windows 7

Are there known issues with moving a PostgreSQL database from osx to windows? I created a backup of my database and i want to use it to restore the database on a new machine. It works fine if i go ...
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Problem with email server mac os x snow leopard 10.6

Good morning, we have a problem with the mail server mac os x server 10.6. The problem is that work email accounts from outside the server location. Ie from home I can connect correctly, and send and ...
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OSX Server 10.6.7 + Apache2: Setting Up IP-Based Virtual Hosting

I've developed a small Rails app that I need to run on my local network. I got Apache2 and Phusion Passenger set up, and the app is running on the server at http://myapp.dev, but I am not sure how to ...
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How do I set up a reverse lookup zone in OSX Snow Leopard Server

I am trying to set up Address Book server in Mac OSX Snow Leopard server. To do this, a requirement is that I have a FQDN set up with reverse lookup. I created a DNS entry on the godaddy DNS server to ...
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OS X Server Workgroup Manager takes very long to load

When I open Workgroup Manager on the mac mini server it takes forever to load. I have changed the servers DNS to it's 'public' IP instead of it's loopback address, but that didn't work.
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Active Directory Account locks for no apparent reason

I've been troubleshooting this problem for two years and it keeps coming back. Our Mac users authenticate to our Active Directory server which is running Windows Server 2008 Standard. One of the Mac ...