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Function body defined in /etc/profile appears in shell history on login

We run IBM AIX here (currently 7100-03-03-1415) that is missing a fair amount of the utility preset in other versions of UNIX. One of the things that we need to do on a semi-regular basis is convert ...
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Where do I go on the Citrix XenApp server to recreate Outlook profile?

We are running Citrix Xen Servers 6.5. We are using roaming profiles with folder re-direction. I am having an issue with a single user's Outlook 2010 application where during the launch process and ...
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Script to delete users profile only months old profile with the Registry itself but should leave current profile intact

first of all sry if this post is repetitive for the profile deletion. If you have a correct link please post it below or the script itself. Question: as i have a lot of computers with windows 7 ...
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Can a user be excluded from /etc/profile.d scripts?

I am having a problem using Rsync/SSH with a specific user for Amanda backups on a server. rsync -e 'ssh -i /var/lib/amanda/.ssh/id_rsa_amdump' -az otherserver:/dir/to/copy /copy/dir I have noticed ...
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Citrix Profile Management

I am trying to implement Citrix Profile Management into our environment. First off, I am by no means a Citrix person. Very new to this environment and new to this job. Currently we have XenDesktop ...
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windows active directory profile regional

we are an organization with 40k users. This organization is composed of multiples structures. We have one single forest Active Directory with flat DIT. We want to keep this AD in order to ...
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Windows: Have a new user to utilize another user profile

This is a bit tricky and hope you can help me. I'm migrating from an old domain to a new one lots of Windows Servers, now I'm in a point where some years ago somebody set up two VMs (Win 2k3) to run a ...
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New SBS 2011 to replace old SBS: How can I login with the same credentials AND keep the same user profile (not roaming) and registry values, etc.?

We purchased a new server PC where we installed SBS 2011. Currently we have an old SBS 2003 on an old PC. As we do not use advanced functionality on SBS, just login and Exchange (no roaming profiles, ...
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Need Immediate Roaming Profile / Folder Redirection file save with RDS Farm Windows Server 2008

I have roaming profiles set up with additional folder redirection deployed by GPO in a 2008 R2 RDS farm environment. They are working well, but files added to folder locations in the profile (such ...
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Windows Firewall deployed by GPO detecting Public NL

Am struggling with Server 2008 R2 NLA and the Windows Firewall. Currently we are testing rolling out Windows Firewall via GP and have a test server that enables the firewall for Domain, Private and ...
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Outlook 2013: how to reset to “first run” status?

TL;DR Is there a way via script, powershell, reg delete, via telekinesis, whatever to reset Outlook 2013 as if no profiles ever existed and it was running for the first time ever? Still working ...
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New profiles unable to connect to Exchange 2007

New Outlook profiles won't connect to Exchange 2007 from Outlook 2007. Able to ping server by hostname and IP Able to access OWA All services are running on the standalone Exchange 2007 server ...
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Bash Prompt Colors Ubuntu

I am attempting to use a simple shell script on a base Ubuntu 12.04 server install to set prompt colors for users system wide. I would like to have Puppet place the file color.sh in /etc/profile.d/ ...
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I just installed a profiler into Tomcat 7 and now I'm getting BindException on shutdown

So the HOWTO I just read says to add these JAVA_OPTS to the startup script: -Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote=true -Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote.port=[place port number here] ...
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User Profile auto created on all PCs in AD

For some reason a user profile has been created on every PC on Windows Server 2003 Domain. The client machines are XP. The profile was created on all machines at the same time. Any ideas whats ...
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How can I change the default mount point for AFP in OSX?

OSX by default mounts AFP to /Volumes. I'd like to tell it to mount it somewhere else, specifically somewhere in the logged-in users' profile, like /Users/[username]/Desktop, or something like that. ...
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Office 2010 OCT Outlook Filepaths

I'm playing around with customizing Office 2010 installs on my network, normally I just do a full manual install, but as the environment grows and the lazier I get its becoming a pain to do it ...
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Crontab /etc/profile.d

I have a crontab script which runs fine from the interactive shell. However when running from crontab it fails because it doesnt run the scripts in /etc/profile.d/ (e.g. /etc/profile.d/java.sh) Whats ...
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Per client profiles in Citrix

I want to associate each Citrix client machine with a certain application specific profile (no windows profile or something similar). I have the following ideas to do this, but maybe there is a better ...
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What is the best way of restricting user profile size in a Terminal Server environment?

From this link I understand that my two options are: NTFS Quotas The "Limit profile size" policy setting I prefer option (1) because I really want to limit the overall size of everyone's profile ...
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Building your own Onavo [closed]

Onavo, an app for iPhone and Android, is a pretty interesting peice of software. It uses (on the iPhone anyway, not sure about Android) a custom profile, which re-routes your traffic though the Onavo ...
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The User Profile Service failed the logon. User profile cannot be loaded

The installation is a Windows 2008 R2 server with an Exchange 2010. I am trying to install BESX on it, for which a user account is needed to login on the domain controller and run the installer. I ...
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Tools to profile memory & cpu on Linux

Any recommendations for a free tool to profile memory/swap/cpu usage on Linux (Ubuntu), preferably with graphical timeline charts? I'm thinking of something like ntop but for memory i.e. that ...
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CentOS 5.6 profile messed up?

I am running CentOS 5.6 on a dedicated server. I have accidentally removed the profile files from: /home/USER123 There is only the following files in that directory: .bash_history .gitconfig ...
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Raw hardware utilization profiling

Looking for a way to profile hardware utilization. While it'd be nice to correlate the utilization to the cause of the hardware being use, at this point I'm more interested in as detailed as possible ...
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Storing user profile in a corporate environment. Where, how and why?

I'm a programmer and don't know much about Active Directory, LDAP, etc. What I'm trying to build is some kind of profile web page for each employee where I work. Something similar to this : ...
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.profile vs. .bash_profile vs. .bashrc

what are the functional differences between these guys?
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Create An AD User Profile

I am new to server management. I have a set of AD users. I can log on as each user, (their name is in the start menu), but they always each get the same profile (shared My Documents (H:/) etc). What ...
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Temp Profile Loading on computer

I am getting these errors on several different users and computers. Any ideas? {Event Type: Error Event Source: Userenv Event Category: None Event ID: 1515 Date: 2/28/2011 Time: ...
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EC2 SSH Bash Profile

I've set up an Ubuntu image on EC2 and everything is working great. However, when I SSH onto the server my terminal prompt is always $ and several features I'm used to in the default Ubuntu terminal ...
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Migrating user (developer) profile from XP to NT6 (Vista,7) ~ What do I need to be mindful of?

If it's a dupe, lemme know and redirect me and I'm on my way guys. I'm a dev on Visual Studio, I have 2005, 2008 and 2010 installed atm, along with VB6, and SqlServer Dev 2005, 2008 installed as ...
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Change default profile directory per group

Is it possible to force windows to create profiles for members of one active directory group in a different folder from members in another active directory group? The school here uses DeepFreeze to ...
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Which version of Windows Server 2008?

We are looking into getting a server as we currently have only a workgroup and over 30 users and 25 workstations. We want to setup a domain so we can setup group policies for everyone without ...
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Samba3 PDC with single user profile per OS

I would like to set up a Samba3 PDC on an Ubuntu 10.04 LTS box for Windows XP and Windows 7 Clients. For my application I do not really need the whole profile overhead a normal Windows domain network ...
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How can I reuse a local profile when changing domains?

Client is XP Pro. The user was connected to one domain and had his profile fine-tuned for his needs (Word, Outlook, Excel with lots of rules/customizations/forms, plus customized desktop, of course). ...
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Store “Documents and Settings” on a different drive. Windows 2003 Terminal Server

The situation is this. I have 2 terminal servers in an estate with lots and lots of servers. The TS's can be used by anyone and will primarily be used for remote working (via a VPN solution). The ...
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Give a domain group full control to the profile folders of all servers and workstations

I have a domain group (called GSG_TECH_USER) which need "full control" right to the folder "document & setting" of all servers and workstation. I made a test with this configuration: On a ...
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Reinitialize /etc/profile file

i'm relearning some linux stuff, i recall that after i make edits to this file, i should issue a command that reloads the file and checks it for errors for safety reasons. Anyone know what the command ...
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Compiling Ruby on Mac OS X Snow Leopard

I am trying to follow this tutorial, on the subject of compiling ruby and rubygems on Snow Leopard: http://hivelogic.com/articles/compiling-ruby-rubygems-and-rails-on-snow-leopard I have added this ...
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Moving C:\Users to another partition on Windows Server 2008 Standard

On a Windows Server 2008 Standard-server I have two partitons, named C: and P:. I would like to move the user profiles directory C:\Users to P:\Users Is it possible? Is it supported by Microsoft? ...
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How to Load commands into your powershell profile to run on starting powershell

I have found a way to load exchange 2010 powershell into powershell running on a windows xp workstation, however there are a few commands that need to run. I was wondering how I could load them into a ...
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Create Active Directory User Profile

Is there a way I can get a Windows XP computer that is a domain client to create certain user profiles without having to get the user to log in?
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Are there any issues switching a user from a roaming profile to a local profile?

We have a Windows Server 2003 environment with XP Professional laptops. If I switch a user from a roaming profile to a local profile in active directory, by clearing the profile path, will this cause ...
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Roaming user profiles in Linux

My company is evaluating a plan to migrate from Windows to Linux. Can you suggest something in Linux analogous to roaming user profiles and domain users in an Active Directory environment?
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cygwin SSHD auto closes the connection upon connection

I run cygwin/sshd on Windows Vista. I used to be able to use ssh to connect to my computer alright, until recently it started not working (I think I installed and removed some other cygwin packages) ...
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Deleting multiple profiles

I know that you shouldn't just delete the folder in c:\Documents & Settings (or wherever) and should also delete "something" from the registry under HKEY_USERS. We sometimes want to delete all the ...
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What files can be deleted to decrease local profile size

I am deploying windows 7 through altiris and I am noticing that the profile sizes under C:\users\username are about 200MB. Is there any way to trim the fat? I already deleted the temp files out of ...
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Automatically configure Outlook profile for new users on Citrix server

I would like to setup the default profile on our Citrix server so that when a new user is granted access, their profile is already/automatically configured to point towards our exchange server. The ...
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How to set same profile settings to every user in a domain

I need to set the user variables and settings for every user in a domain. The settings are: Advanced performance options visual effects for best performances Also: Java Auto update option is ...
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AIX update environment after .profile change

I am running AIX 5.3. I have made changes to a user's .profile file (added a couple of environment variables). Is there a command that I can use to re-process the .profile file for a particular ...