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Need a stable IP to ssh from [closed]

This is probably a dumb question as I am a developer rather that a sysadmin, but here is my situation: I have a client for whom I created a site hosted on a server in the cloud. I configured ...
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How to get access to all Client Desktops from the Active Directory Domain Controller?

I have access to Domain Controller 1 and 2 where "Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard" is running. There are also 10 clients running Windows 7 Professional in the domain, more clients to come. I would ...
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Running one-off interactive programs remotely over SSH

I've got a series of production servers that I'd like to be able to run certain utilities on without having to SSH into the machine. Unfortunately, some of those programs (top and iotop I've tried so ...
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Windows Server 2003 SP2 shutdowns suddenly failing/needing hard reset

The last two times I've reset this server, once via remote desktop and once via the Windows Update nag window (also over TS), according to the event log the shutdown has proceeded normally (up to the ...
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Executing script remotely with “curl | bash” feedback

I'm working on a platform that uses a lot such commands: ssh login@server.com 'curl http://some_server/script.sh | bash' This is really clean and handy to execute scripts remotely, however, I don't ...
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How to access device manager in Hyper-V Server 2008 R2?

I have installed Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 SP1 and almost everything works fine. Now I would like to inspect the hardware and drivers being used. On normal desktop, I'd just click Control Panel and go to ...
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RDP connection fails for unknown reason

We have a customer with a server (Win2k8R2) we'd like (and have to) access. On that server our IP is set as an allowed incoming connection. The problem is that out of 7 computers in our own network ...
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How do I secure a Dell Idrac card?

I'm trying to completely lock down a server which has to exist outside of a firewall/directly routed to the internet and whilst I have hardened the base OS to the best of my ability, I had a moment of ...
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Connect Server C Drive with out using RDC

We have some issue in connecting the server via Remote Desktop Connection. It is not at all connecting As the server got low memory space in c drive we are unable to connect. I would like to know is ...
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Generate ssh key pairs to connect to additional remote machines

I've already generated a ssh key pair to connect to a remote machine, and now need to connect to a second/separate machine using the same method. Should I continue using the same existing key pair ...
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Can't connect to remote CentOS server, possibly disk full

We have a remote server using CentOS 5 with Apache 2.2/PHP/MySQL that have crashed due to possible hard disk being full. Can't access WHM - giving "500 Internal Server Error" Can't access SSH - ...
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SSH access a remote server through 2 other servers

I would like to keep checking a log file(named myapp.log) located on a remote web server & keep the up-to-date content of this file showing to me (by using the linux command tail -f myapp.log). ...
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How to get process not responding on remote server with Powershell

I don't understand, responding is empty on remote serveur. Get-Process explorer -ComputerName vcass1 | select name,id,responding Name Id Responding ---- ...
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How do I run commands on a remote machine with admin privilege using powershell

How do I run commands on a remote machine with admin privilege (example: running as Run as Administrator) using PowerShell. So far I have tried start-process powershell.exe -verb runas ...
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unable to logon to terminal session with any user other than users in administrators group

I have machine with windows server 2008 r2 when i try to log on using account other that is not in administrators group i am uable to logon and get the follwoing error "Your account is configured to ...
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Linux how to run a script in the background on a remote server? [closed]

I'm on a linux machine. I would like to run four perl scripts on a remote server. Each script produces a single output file but it can take hours to run. I would like to run the scripts in the ...
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Managing multiple servers behind a firewall with SSH reverse tunnel

I have 10 Ubuntu servers in different locations, behind a firewall each (local_server_1 to 10). All those servers are authorized to SSH into my public server (lets call it master) using ssh keys (in ...
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Why can a Domain Admin run a powershell cmd locally, but connecting over WinRM with the same account, command returns an UnauthorizedAccessException?

I'm trying to administer a Windows 7 machine remotely. I've enabled WinRM and can use Enter-PsSession to connect to the remote machine. However, I'm noticing a difference between running a particular ...
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VNC faster than Spice for remote access to KVM guest?

Having used RDP before, I'm not exactly thrilled with the performance I am seeing from VNC to my KVM virtual machines. The KVM host is Ubuntu 12.04 server x64. I've read that Spice is faster, and ...
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Previously I was able to remote into my azure virtual machine (windows server 2008r2) but now I get remote logins are currently disabled

Up until today I was able to remote desktop into my windows server 2008 r2 virtual machine running in Azure and I was messing around with the settings for remote desktop session timeouts and now I get ...
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How to allow MySQL Remote Access from a dynamic IP?

I've tried searching for an answer, but can't quite find it. I need to remotely access a MySQL instance through the local MySQL Workbench. The port is turned on (I believe). I can Telnet into it. ...
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Powershell Hyper-V Remote?

Im basically wondering if this is possible, Essentially I have a Powershell 3.0 Script that creates a Hyper-V Server/VHD etc.. it works well but it's obviously defaulting to my local machine. What Im ...
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SOL configuration on Tyan S8225

I'm trying to get Serial over LAN working on a Tyan S8225 motherboard running Linux. The idea is to be able to connect to it on another PC running Linux with the command ipmitool -I lanplus -H ...
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IPTables preventing remote connection to MySQL

My table rules: sudo iptables -L --line-numbers Chain INPUT (policy ACCEPT) num target prot opt source destination 1 ACCEPT tcp -- anywhere anywhere ...
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SSH remote execute command with special characters

I have a problem executing a remote command through SSH that has special character in it. I'm trying to export a database from MySQL for back up purposes. This is the command I have in my local ...
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IBM IMM2: Which level to control power and have remote terminal access

We're looking to purchase an entry level System X server, specifically the x3100 M4. What I've been unable to figure out is what the lowest level of IMM2 we need is in order to remote the system ...
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How to Install OS without DVD and USB boot [closed]

I just purchased a used Dell F1D 1U rack mount server and would like to install Ubuntu or ESXi with Virtual Disks or anything for that matter. I'v read that Dell's have built in DRAC so you can access ...
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“No Signal” when attempting remote console redirection using a BMC with RMM4

I have recently purchased a high-end chassis system for use in my home office (I am a contract programmer). The system includes a baseboard management controller (BMC), and in addition a remote ...
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SSH hangs every time an escape character is transmitted

I've been asked to continue installation of a freshly installed Debian system. I can log in there through SSH with no problems. But the connection hangs every time the remote shell sends an escape ...
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How to access a server from different LAN, through web and SSH via Internet

Here is my scenario: I have a server (with CentOS on it) configured so that it will maintain the users from a LAN with some common requirements. That server will be deployed in different countries on ...
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How To Use Remote Default Gateway in Remote Office over Site-To-Site VPN Connection

We have a site-to-site vpn connection between our office in United States and Canada. From the Canada office, we'd like to send our http requests through the site-to-site and utilize the default ...
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Remote server administration on a large scale

I need to remotely manage virtual machines (many of them) via secure channel. SSH inbound is disabled. Anyway to use some web based tool running behind SSL. It will be used to push updates, config ...
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Remote Linux installation over the network

Long story short - I have to remotely install an arbitrary Linux distro on a PC over the network. This is not a server and I will be installing a desktop environment. The problem is I don't have ...
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Why isn't phpPgAdmin connecting to remote servers?

I am currently in the process of migrating some systems, and as part of this I wanted to consolidate phpPgAdmin to a single instance. But I am unable to make phpPgAdmin connect to remote servers. ...
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Remote Computer Patch Info [closed]

I'm looking for a program that can remotely show me (From a server counsel) all the patch info and programs of the computers on my network. And whether it shows it to me via GUI or through a report, ...
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How do you restrict access to a server to be from a single machine (which doesn't have a dedicated IP)?

We want to deploy a J2EE WAR file from a build server to an application server (running JBoss 7.1.1) using the JBoss management console. Each machine is located on a different network. On the build ...
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“Access Denied” for Windows Remote Administration (schtascks, eventvwr, default SMB shares)

I have a domain with a couple of DCs (Win 2k8 R2) and about 15 workstations (Win7, x64) or so. When trying to (remote-) access a specific Win 7 workstation (which shouldn't really be any different ...
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How to admin remotely a small Windows XP server

I have been asked to admin the server of a small business located in another city. The server is basically a Windows XP Pro PC being used as a file server for the 4-5 workers in the office, and I'll ...
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Vmware View & PCoIP Host Card

Does anyone know what the performance will be with or without a host card on a laptop running a vmware view client to a server which is 50-100m away on LAN Gigabit. The specs say that it can handle ...
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Why can't I remotely connect to MySQL running on my Azure VPS?

I've installed MySQL 5.5 on a Microsoft Azure VPS (2012 Server). I created a user account, told it to allow any host and created an EndPoint on port 3306. I can remote into the VPS using RDP and ...
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run windows applications (not desktop) over the network on Linux clients [closed]

I want to access few (and not often used) Windows legacy applications over the network on (many) Linux clients. I do not want to "share the desktop" (what VNC does), I want to start one application ...
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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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How do I install Server Manager on Windows 8 Professional?

I have downloaded and installed Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 8 on my Windows 8 Enterprise machine. Online resources suggest installing RSAT should also install Server Manager GUI, ...
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Java MBeans with Amazon EC2

Is it possible to configure Amazon's EC2 page showing a list of my servers to connect to a JMX port on the machines and give access to the MBeans from the front-end? I'm wondering a standard way to ...
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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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How can I use shared functions in a remote Powershell session?

I have some Powershell scripts for setting up IIS web applications, message queues, etc. They use a set of shared function libraries we've created - so each script starts with the line . ...
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How to stop freeswitch by the command line?

freeswitch has it's own CLI and it is possible to shut it down with shutdown command issued within this CLI. But is it possible to shut it down bu separate command, for example, by shell script?
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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 ...