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Modifying squid proxy configuration programmatically

Is there any way to manage squid proxy programmatically, so I can add a cache peer or modify an access list using something like an api for squid?
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CVS Beginner ,need software [closed]

I am a CVS beginner i want to begin to use it I read a lot about CVS and what it do As i read i found that i need two software CVS server and CVS client What is the best free software i can use ...
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Recommendation for Python [closed]

I am a 20+ career IT admin with barely any programming background (just academic) and finally have to face up to reality to train/learn some form of scripting language. It seems Python is a good ...
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Parsing the results returned via DHCPd's OMAPI interface

I'm experimenting with OMAPI as a means of giving our support staff additional insight into the state of a subscriber's service. Anyone who's ever played with OMAPI knows two things: The ...
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How to change Hyper-V VM network settings via WMI?

I am not sure where to post this question whether at programmers.stackoverflow.com or here. So please forgive this if i am at the wrong place. My question is: How to set Subnet Mask , DNS address ...
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How much overhead does x86/x64 virtualization have?

How much overhead does x86/x64 virtualization (I'll probably be using VirtualBox, possbly VMWare, definitely not paravirtualization) have for each of the following operations a Win64 host and Linux64 ...
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Outlook & Exchange: What does a proper response to a “message recall” message look like?

What is the subject line, and contents of a "recall message" response that is compatible with Outlook and Exchange? I am making a 3rd party application that I want to correctly work with message ...
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Adding a device with separate name and title using the Zenoss API

The Zenoss UI lets you add a new device with a device name and a title. The former needs to be an IP address or DNS entry, the latter is then used for display purposes. I am trying to do the same ...
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Python actions depending on time

I want to set up some code that depending on the time of day (internal computer time i guess). It switches to do something else. Heres in english: y = 1 <br> if 6:30am then<br> x = 1 + ...
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Is .NET experience a good thing or a bad for a Sr. Sysadmin?

I'm a sysadmin and become pretty good at ASP.NET development and .NET in general. Is there a chance that my .NET skills may be a disadvantage to me? What would the pointy-haired-boss think? The ...
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How to remove git mac os x

I've installed git on my mac, but I don't know how to completly remove it, because I want to reinstall it again...any tips?
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Preventing programmer from copying information

Is there a way to block files, coding, etc. from being copied when giving a new programmer ftp access to do research prior to submitting a quote?
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Which language is best for linux tasks

I just want to know that if want to do some mastery over linux and and along the way i need to do some automation of some tasks in linux Which language should i use for that 1)SHell scripting ...
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laptop/notebook for Admin roadwarrior - requirements?

I'd like to have change of pace and still get things done which means that I'll have to look for a decent Laptop with some serious grunt that lets me develop, test and deploy. I'm new to this road ...
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Synchronize Active Directory to Database

We are in a situation where we would like to offer our customers to be able to manage their users themselves. It is around 300 customers with up to a total of 10.000 users. Besides creating, updating ...
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development server?

for a project there will be me and one more programmer to develop a web service. i wonder how the development environment should be like. cause we need central storage (documents, pictures, business ...
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Display a summary of the scope context with vim

Let say I am working on a code which look like this, in C for example. function foo() { int a; int b; 15 kLoC for (int i = 0; i < n; i++) { 15 kLoC if (bar) { while (true) { ...
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Solarwinds SDK/customisation

Sorry if this is the wrong place to post, but it is a hybrid serverfault/stackoverflow question. I've been directed to take a look at Solarwinds, which is an excellent network monitoring solution, ...
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Determining how much RAM I will need for processing a database migration

I am trying to determine how much RAM is going to be required for processing a database migration (company wishes to purchase more RAM for me). The factors are: Approximately 3 GIG's of data being ...
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How can I edit/update hosts(etc/hosts) file using any programming language [closed]

Dynamically I want to edit/update hosts(etc/hosts) file to add domain. To edit hosts(etc/hosts) file require Admin privileged. Using Linux I can do this by this command sudo gedit /etc/hosts But ...
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Logging Shared Folder access in Windows environment

Is there a way to log users upon accessing shared folders in Windows Server? My goal is to write a program that sort of runs in the background monitoring the shared folders and logs user information ...
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Vista Batch File Limits

We have created two batch files which set two lots of folder permissions. T:\folder1 level1 all get read only permissions. T:\folder1\subfolder1 level2 all get change permissions. The batch files ...
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What programmer things should every sysadmin know?

Inspired by this question, I ask the reverse: how much about programming do system administrators need to know? More specifically, what programming tools are useful for a sysadmin to have?
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Temporary directory in Apache

Based on user request a temporary image file is supposed to be created on Apache's end. The file shall remain as long as user's session is maintained. Which is best was yo expose the location of this ...