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Redirect tty out to serial?

Im trying to debug an issue we are having with netbooting a RedHat box. The anaconda installer scribbles useful log data to the second virtual terminal (Ctrl-Alt-F2) but I would like to be able to see ...
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How do I ssh on slow/flaky connections?

I am dealing with a really slow shell connection. It is in the cloud and I am very far from the server. My connection also breaks sometimes as it is over the internet and I may also be using shared ...
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REMOTE_USER not getting set?

I am trying to setup LDAP Authentication in Joomla using a plugin called JMapMyLDAP (in fact 4 plugins each doing a different job). I need to pull a part of a string out of the server variable ...
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Adding a Linux server to an AD domain where the DC is not directly reachable

I have a lab environment where we have different environments and we need to register local Linux servers to Domain controllers that are otherwise not visible, or reachable by a broadcast, How can I ...
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Check NRPE APT now working through Nagios

I'm able to monitor hosts' package statuses via terminal; but Nagios web ui gives an error like this: (No output returned from plugin) Here's the command that works properly via terminal: ...
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How do i reference redirected host drives in a remote desktop session

When I remote desktop into a server, for example, local drives and mapped network drives from my host computer appear as ON . I can access these drives using Windows Explorer, but I also need to ...
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Server backup remotely?

I have a rough idea of how this may work, but not sure if its possible as I have never done something like this before. So I was wondering if anybody who is experience can help me out. I currently ...
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possible to use a monitoring computer remotely and disconnect from it without closing the login screen? [closed]

I have one Computer which is just running one application to monitor our server data. This Computer will only be used for this purpose and I will if there is a manageable possible solution unplug ...
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Setting folder permission on a remote Windows 2008 R2 server in PowerShell or Command Prompt

Does anyone know of a way to set a folder's permissions on a remote server using either PowerShell or the command prompt? In other words, sitting at server01, launch PS or CP, type a command to set ...
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How to restrict access to programs on stand-alone rds Windows 2012 Server?

I'm running a VPS with Windows 2012 Server placed at a hosting company so it's not connected to a domain. How can I restrict access to programs for the remote desktop users with this setup? Since the ...
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hp ilo “remote console undefined”

After upgrading my server (HP DL360p Gen8) to the latest ILO 4.30 I have such error What should I do and how to fix my problem? I do not have physical access to my server and so now I have no ...
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Connect to MySql remotely from another server

We're trying to migrate domains from an old dedicated server (11.11.11.11) to a new dedicated server (22.22.22.22) and we think that the best way to do it without downtime is to copy scripts to the ...
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Is there a Virtuamin API to change feature and plugins activation?

I tried to find the virtualmin API command to change the available features and plugins, like I can do it on the UI in System Settings > Features and Plugins. It seems there is not. Also it's the ...
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Postfix: don't bounce for remote rejects

I'm having a problem with sending bounces to spammers when a remote "trusted" smtp server rejects a mail. My server manages mail for company1.com that has a virtual alias support@company1.com that ...
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Hardware to send a restart signal to a desktop motherboard

Have a cluster of desktop computers that are used to process data. Sometimes they crash and it would be nice of we could send a signal to the motherboards on them to restart the machine if we stop ...
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SSH command not working from PHP but works on shell

I am running this command on shell CLI and it works sudo -u apache /usr/bin/mysqldump -u root -p"password" --opt dbname | gzip -c | ssh -o StrictHostKeyChecking=no -o ...
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(ssh tunnel?) Access remote server with private IP through a *DIFFERENT* server with public IP

Let's assume the following hosts: localhost : my laptop remoteserver : a server with a public IP which runs a SSH server. private.remoteserver : a server with a private IP which is only accessible ...
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Deploying Remote DHCP Servers [closed]

Please don't be too harsh. I'm quite new to the IT world and any advice/solutions would be greatly appreciated. Problem: I want to deploy Cent OS DHCP servers to different remote sites. This will ...
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Options for deploying non microsoft software to remote computers

I am in a bit of a rough spot and I'm hoping that some of you would be able to present me with some options. I have a main office and satellite office where my computer software is updated with a ...
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How do I setup rsyslog to send all logs to multiple remote servers?

I am trying to make rsyslog to send all logs to 2 remote servers, but it seems rsyslog only sends to the secondary server if the first one fails. *.* @@server1 *.* @@server2 If I put the above in ...
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Monitoring solution for external cheap-ass shared hosting [closed]

Some friends of mine started hosting their first startup's code on an extremely DB-constrained shared hosting with surprisingly good customer support; this means that on a given day, while their DB ...
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Simultaneous Remote Desktop Connections in Windows Server

I would like to remote control the administrator user of my Windows Server 2008 R2 simultaneously from 3 remote computers. To do that, in Group Policy, I disabled "restrict to a single remote desktop ...
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How can I sudo via a remote chained command?

I am trying to run a script which executes a chain of commands under another user on a remote server. The script contains the following ssh command to return information about the remote user's Drupal ...
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Two sites connected with wireless point to point: how to configure and ensure internet traffic goes through local broadband?

Scenario: Two offices a short distance apart. Let's call them Main and Remote. Both have ADSL broadband. Windows network in Main. Currently different subnets. 192.168.16.x in Main and 192.168.0.x in ...
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Accessing Active Directory list on Apple Remote Desktop 3

We are working on a project where a software needs to be deployed on a set of Mac clients connected to a Windows Active Directory server. Software will be pushed from a Mac machine using Apple Remote ...
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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 dump remote database without using mysqlDump

I have a similar problem from this question How to dump remote database without mysqldump? How ever when I run ssh -f L 3306:localhost:3306 user@remoteserver -N I am receive the following error ...
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Is it possible to execute remote GUI process locally in Windows?

I know that Linux can open - for example - a firefox window in a local pc as if it was a window opened remotely. Can I do the same thing in windows? N.B. I use PsExec but it can launch a program from ...
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Use winexe to start a Windows process

When I'm on Windows I use PsExec to start processes on other Windows machines. I now have the case that I want to do that from a Linux machine. Fortunately there is winexe, a small program which ...
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Let the local machine beep when some event happen on remote?

While i'm connected to a server via ssh, i want to be alerted for some events. BUT not via email. I would rather use beep for that alert. However, if i put beep as a reaction, it will beep on server ...
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AD: delegating computer log access

I would like to setup the following audit scenario: A large Active Directory domain is scattered among various phisical sites, each contained in its own organizational unit. The members of a ...
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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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I can RDP into server but cannot browse using explorer

Disclaimer: Networking is not my strong point, it is my Achilles' heel. At work I have been given a sandbox server to test my software with, I have full control over the server itself but the ...
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Prevent an RD session from being knoced off when another RD Session tries to login

I would like to configure a Microsoft Server 2012 server to not log the current RD admin user out when I try to login to the same server. Only me the Admin and a developer need to access this server ...
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Is there a linux remote fs driver (nfs/sshfs/cifs/etc) that also keeps a local copy and fails over to the local copy?

I need to keep some static web mirrors synced in as close to realtime as possible, but I also want it to be somewhat fail-safe (or at least not obvious to the visitors), so if the file server goes ...
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How can I test domain credentials against multiple machines simultaneously?

How to test domain credentials against multiple hosts in a subnet/domain taking into account that WMI is allowed for remote access and no firewalls on local machines are enabled? I need something ...
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Remote Desktop Connetion Software Detection [closed]

I´m using windows server 2012. And I have hyper V with x machines. That people connect to work. I have software in that machine, is possible for that software to know if that is a remote connection , ...
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Remote Desktop working in LAN, but not over WAN

We have a server with Remote Desktop enabled, but we can only access the server from inside the LAN. Port forwarding on port 3389 is set up on the gateway/modem (Comcast SMCD3G) and canyouseeme.org ...
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How do I use Windows Task Scheduler to run an executable on a remote server? [closed]

I am looking at consolidating all of our scheduled tasks that run on various servers (Win 2008 R2) within our domain on to one "Task Scheduling Server". I am a developer so I'm not even sure if this ...
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Remote access to a machine without using customer network

I have a trouble with a machine dropped at a customer's factory and the customer doesn't want to physically connect the machine to his own network (administration, security leaks, ...). For ...
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Remote Installation on Dedicated Server

I have a question in my mind. I am reselling dedicated server from OVH and Server4you. I have notice that they have remote installtion feature. Only we need to select which os we want to install and ...
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Registering DNS entries from remote sites

I have a central office with a domain controller with DNS installed. Any computers at that office are on the same subnet (10.1.32.x) update their DNS entries correctly. DHCP is handled in that office ...
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Run remote powershell as administrator

Before I dive into the question, I have found several other questions that seem similar to mine, but they have not been able to solve my problem. Here are links to them: Remotely run a script ...
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Is there a way to identify remotely that shutdown required for updates to apply?

Is there a way to remotely find out if a Windows Server (2003, 2008) has downloaded the Microsoft Windows updates and is just waiting for the user to confirm "Install Updates and Shutdown"? I saw an ...
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Show processes running on remote computer using WMI

I'm using WMI in order to run commands on a remote machine. For now, and I know it's as it should be, the process which is being run is not shown on the screen of the remote, I can only see it running ...
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MSTSC.EXE running in place of Explorer.exe USB Issues

We are using mstsc to replace explorer.exe on our thin clients. Everything works as intended except usb redirection. We have a USB device plugged into the thin client (thumbprint device). If I go ...
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Debian - move partitions to a new drive

I have a XenServer6 VM with Debian Squeeze 64bit and only 1 partition /dev/xvda1 95 GB + linux partitions: Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/xvda1 95G 63G ...
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Mounting local external hard drive on a remote machine [closed]

I have an external hard drive, which stores extremely large files. This is LOCAL and is connected to my laptop/desktop. I run many different programs on a REMOTE Linux server. I need to use some of ...
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MySQL remote access not working - Port Close?

I am not able to get a remote connection established to MySQL. From my pc I am able to telnet to 3306 on the existing server, but when I try the same with the new server it hangs for few minutes then ...
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Remote deployment of OS X as an full version upgrade, not a fresh install

Anyone have any ideas or suggestions (or know if its even possible) to remote upgrade a fleet of Macs from 10.6.8 to 10.7,10.8, or 10.9 remotely. I presume I can push the installESD through ARD, but I ...