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Access a test network from other network

I have four test computers connected together in a small test network (as shown below). Two of the computers are in ESXi and two physical computers. They are all configured with the same IP address ...
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SSH as root using public key still prompts for password on RHEL 6.1

I've generated rsa keys with cygwin ssh-keygen and copied them to the server with ssh-copy-id -i id_rsa.pub root@my.ip.address I've got the following settings in my /etc/ssh/sshd_config file ...
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Possible to run a program on my desktop whereas it is located on remote server?

I know that it is possible to run programs on terminal with ssh programs but is it also viable to run a program on my desktop with its GUI. For example suppose I installed Matlab on a remote machine ...
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No remote access to PostgreSQL db

i'm stuck in connecting to a PostresSQL database from remote host. The server is accepting incoming connections on port 5432 and i've configured pg_hba.conf like this: local all all ...
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Remote SSH command via Java program

First of all my Linux knowledge is limited! I'm more a developer, who casually manages some servers :-) So, I'm operating on a farm of RHEL5/6 (mixed) servers and here is what I want to do: I have a ...
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To disable drive access and allow access only from remote system

I have around 5 system in my network. All are windows 7 Professional and are connect through LAN. I can access all drives from one system to another. However, i want that some particular drives of ...
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Dell “Remote Access Configuration Utility” keeps prompting

One of our servers can never reboot without pausing at the BIOS prompt asking to "F1 to continue, F2 to enter setup utility". I have gone into Setup and there is nothing there to stop it prompting ...
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Using cssh with an ssh clone

Just had a quick question about using ClusterSSH(cssh) with a homegrown ssh-like/ssh-clone application which we use internally to connect to remote machines. I tried using the ssh = ...
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Can't login to Windows Small Business Server 2003

I removed AD by cmd using dcpromo and now when trying to access and login after a reboot with the Administrator account I can't. Do I need to reset the password from a boot disk?
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remote desktop services, cannot RDP to session host, always get gateway

I have RDS setup as 1 server hosting broker, web access, and gateway 2 servers as session hosts in a farm called farm1. Remoteapps work fine. So does the RDP app on the in the remoteapp list. ...
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MySQL query execution on remote server with output to be saved locally to a file

CMD="use metadata; select * from usernames; select * from personData; select usernames.SNo, usernames.DataTelid, usernames.UName, personData.ActiveInactive from usernames, personData where ...
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Multiple Access to Windows Server 2008 R2

I am trying to access my remote server Windows 2008 R2 by going to my computer and opening \188.64.186.121 and this works fine. When I try to simultaniously login on another computer to view the ...
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KVM hypervisor remote access without libvirt

I am a newbie in the area of Linux KVM virtualization. Can anybody help how to connect to my KVM hypervisor from a remote Linux machine without using LibVirt or any other third party library. I have ...
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How to configure RHEL so users can access an app GUI remotely

I have an application installed in my RHEL6 box that has a GUI (AppGui.sh). My problem is that a few non-tech users would like to access this GUI remotely. I've tried several guides over the internet ...
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Extremely slow response when connecting to remote MySQL database (LAMP Server)

I installed a LAMP server and enabled MySQL remote connections but I'm experiencing really bad response times when connecting to the database remotely from a WordPress install. I've been looking ...
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mysql remote connection [closed]

I spoke with my host supporter to find what is my sql hostname. He said that the only way is add permissions in mysql remote (cpanel) to my actual ip. So the config in heidiSQL for example will be ...
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Remote connect to mysql server?

I've been trying to figure out why I keep getting this error when I try to connect to the MySQL server with the following commands. $~ mysql -u username -h SQLserver -p Enter password: ERROR 1045 ...
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Remote execution in Workgroup network

Consider this scenario: Please don't say that it would be better if I created a Domain network; Just consider this scenario. 10 PCs are all interconnected via a switch to a workgroup network named ...
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a safe way to provide multiple ftp credentials?

We have a web development company and have ftp credentials for over 300 customers. Is there a method to provide access to employees without giving them username and password? Kind of how credit card ...
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Access my system data which has private IP [closed]

I need to give my laptop to someone for few days, i have my files in that out of which i'm not sure which one's i'll require. So looking for a solution if possible. How can i access those files by ...
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Seperate concurent remote graphical sessions in Linux [closed]

I would like to set up a complete graphical GNU/Linux environment that is secure and remotely (outside the LAN) accessible to many (~10) users at one time. The idea is to provide students with a ...
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Manage remote linux machines

My start up is building a computer which runs debian linux and some custom programs. What is the best way to remotely access the machines without the user having to do anything? Our product is ...
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Remote branches and domain controller

I have a very small, but distributed network. In the central office, there's a Windows Server 2008 R2 VM with a few Linux VMs running on the same box. There are two client PCs running Windows7. ...
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why i cannot start new ssh connections to remote server?

this question is not the same as others, who asked for that they cannot connect to server, the issue i have is that i cannot start more new ssh connections... now i am connected to remote server ...
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Practical alternatives to split tunneling?

I have seen some IT security audits that request whether split tunneling is implemented for remote VPN users. I can appreciate the peace of mind benefits from disabling split tunneling, since you ...
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performing a remote shutdown and login from linux to windows

Here is a situation I am on a Linux machine and I have to access a windows xp machine to which I can connect with rdesktop.The problem is Windows XP machine is remotely located and to be able to do a ...
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Error : ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host?

I am getting the following error while running ssh in linux ssh root@localhost -p 4440 -vvv OpenSSH_5.0p1, OpenSSL 0.9.8g 19 Oct 2007 debug1: Reading configuration data /etc/ssh/ssh_config ...
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single application multiple users through thin client

I am having one application built in C# winforms. In the backend I am using SQLSERVER 2008 Express. The application is used remotely through thin clients. My problem is that when one user is using my ...
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WinSCP connecting to WinSSHD and executing terminal commands

I have a windows server that has WinSSHD installed. If i configure a user to support "Teminal Access" and then connect using WinSCP i cannot launch a terminal session - has anyone got these to work ...
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pass a password to sudo su

I wanted to sudo to different user after ssh'ing into remote server, for this i tried the following: cat remote-test.sh ssh -t -t abcuser@test-server.net 'bash -s' << EOF /tmp/test.sh EOF ...
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options for a natively supported, remote file transfer on Windows Server 2008 R2

I've found myself with an interesting problem; I need to push files from one windows server to another. SMB/CIFS is out because we block the port. If I was on a linux / OS X system I'd have SCP; ...
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dreamhost | connecting mysql remotely over https

I am trying to Connect to a MySQL Database from Third-Party Programs as mentioned here: http://wiki.dreamhost.com/MySQL (see section: Connect to MySQL Database from Third-Party Programs) I have ...
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Remote shutdown

Having a MAC OS X Server on a network for all windows computer,how to do the Remote Shutdown for another computer on the network. shutdown /m \\Computername /s /t 0 is not working
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Cannot connect via remote JMX

I tried to enable JMX remoting on a Java app running on a server by adding the JVM args -Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote -Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote.port=9001 ...
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shell script - create a mysql database

I am trying to crate a shell script that would: connect to a remote server that has MYSQL running On success run "CREATE DATABASE foo;" So far I tried: #!/bin/bash mysql -h 111.11.11.11 -u root ...
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Need help making site available externally

I'm trying to open a hole in the firewall (ASA 5505, v8.2) to allow external access to a Web application. Via ASDM (6.3?), I've added the server as a Public Server, which creates a static NAT entry ...
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Cisco ASA Port Forwarding for Newbies

I'm a contractor for a private school where I'm tasked with developing a public API to their database to use in mobile apps. They host their own website on school premises and their network is ...
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Enable Remote Access to SQL Server 2008 R2 (no SSMS)

My VPS has limited space, and was trying a few times to install SQL Server 2008 R2 with SSMS; but installation has failed due to hard drive free space (there only 2.5 GB). Now my plan is to install ...
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Configure Web app for external access (IIS7), allowing only certain users via AD group. All users need internal access

We have a Web app running in IIS7 (Server 2008 R2). I now need to allow external access with an SSL certificate, so certain users (e.g. the owner of the company) can use it remotely without VPN. ...
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Is OpenVPN right for this? If not, what is?

I have a server sitting in a data center. It's running Linux. WAN interface on eth0 connected to the public Internet; LAN interface on eth1 connected to the data center's network on 10.0.0.0. The ...
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How can I have 2 users working on the same PC at the same time

I have a pc/machine that has its own ip address and it can be connected to by certain external PC's through our firewall. User A has a RDP connection from say Germany directly to the PC - his ip ...
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Remotely connect to isolated network

i have a network which is isolated from the Internet and I need to remotely connect to it from time to time for maintentance purposes. Please note that i do not need to connect to a specific computer ...
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ILO/DRAC like device for desktop

Does anyone know if there is some price friendly hardware like HP ILO/Dell DRAC for desktop PC (home server)? I prefer PCI/PCIe form. All I need is access to COM port and remote power cycle. Thanks ...
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Cant access Dell BMC IPMI Over IP

I have Dell R210 with iDRAC BMC (new name for old BMC). Which is on-board feature with shared NIC (I believe). Server is on colocation and I didnt set it up before sent there... So I asked for the ...
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Unable to connect to MySql Database on webserver

I have some databases on my shared web server. It was all fine around 45 days back when my website is shifted to another server, all my data is shifted including databases. Now I cannot connect to my ...
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Xming fails to display Quartus II 9.0

Attempting to run Altera Quartus II (2) 9.0 on a remote RHEL5 Linux (2.6.18-308.1.1.el5 kernel 64-bit) box over a SSH connection via PuTTY 0.62 and a local Xming 6.9.0.31 X server running on Windows ...
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How do I allow a user to connect to the VPN but not through RDP?

I have a windows 2008 server that is currently running a VPN. There are a few user accounts that are used to connect to the VPN. Now the problem is, in order to allow them to connect via VPN, I would ...
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How to access a php web application from the internet

I've been stuck in this issue: I have a PHP web page stored in my linux server, the problem is I can only access this web page when I am connected in the same LAN where the server is, but when I try ...
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How to find out if my Dell R210 server has iDRAC with shared network connection or dedicated?

My server is Dell R210 and it is colocated. I need to find out whether the iDRAC BMC on this particular box has dedicated ethernet connector or is it shared. Also - do I always need separate IP ...
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Setting up a Remote Gateway to service computer network

I have a network over about 20 computers that need to be maintained from a remote location. Would the best way be to setup software from say LogMeIn on one of the systems and then configure all the ...