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How to get a portable LTE modem + wifi access point that uses replaceable (AA/AAA) batteries? [closed]

There is a lot of devices, that act as a 3G/4G modems and access points. Their weak part is that they use internal battery, which is expensive/not easily replaceable. The ideal solution would be to ...
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Portable Webserver (PHP, MySQL) on CD-ROM

For a school project, I programmed something based on PHP using a MySQL database. for evaluation, it is necessary to hand the program together with the documentation three times to the teacher -- but ...
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Stable portable wifi web server [closed]

This is a somewhat strange issue, but here it goes: A team (about 15 users) in our organization uses a self-contained Ruby-on-Rails web app to search and view data for competitions. There wouldn't be ...
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Easy way to set up a portable PHP binary for command-line use on a Unix/Linux server?

Does anyone know how to achieve the above given the following preconditions: It's an Ubuntu Server 10.04.4 LTS. I'm currently not allowed to upgrade the distro. PHP 5.3.2 is installed through ...
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How to set up an HTTP video-streaming server for 'tablet independent viewing'?

I have a situation in our lab where we have a lot of video tutorials and a lot of different tablets are being used by the members of the group. Everyone wants to be able to 'stream' the videos from ...
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Usefulness of tablets in the System Admin world

So in my new job as System Admin, more and more I have been looking into tablets but I try to be a frugal person and justify my costs. One application I was attempting to think of was if I could use ...
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run ubuntu from virtual box in an external hard drive

I would like to run ubuntu on my external hard drive. I have got virtual box installed in the external hard drive and made a machine named ubuntu and installed the latest ubuntu version which i got ...
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Basic local HTTP daemon

I'm trying to find the most basic HTTP deamon possible. All it needs to do is allow me to access local files through a browser using the http:// protocol. (I can't use file://) Would be great if it ...
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Creating a portable PHP install? [closed]

I would like to create a folder with a couple versions of PHP that I can start in cgi mode as needed. I use different windows machines for development and I would like to be able to move around ...
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Looking for a small, portable, port-mirroring ethernet switch

I recently had a mac go haywire, taking half a minute or more to get www.google.com loaded. Getting its owner to give up the machine for repair was like pulling teeth - they were insisting that it ...
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portable backup device options [closed]

I need a suggestion for an alternative type of backup device to replace tape drive
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Is there any way to make cherokee server portable?

I develop on different machines. I use MAMP, I have it installed on my dropbox folder and created symbolic links to the applications folder. That way if I work one day on my desktop and make changes ...
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Command to enable/disable USB portable drive on the fly without rebooting Win2003 Server

Is there any command or 3rd-party tool to enable/disable USB portable drive on the fly without rebooting the Win2003 Server that it is plugged into? This is for enabling the drive before a backup job ...
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What the best portable virtual machine? [closed]

VirtualBox, VMWare or VirtualPC/Server? I want setup a virtual machine in a pendrive, and I'm confused about what software I use, What is best considering portability. Thanks!