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Untar selected files in .tar.gz file from remote ftp server?

Lets say i have a big backup.tar.gz file in a remote ftp server. I needed some files from it but i dont want to download/untar all of it. Just specific files/folder. normally this is code to select ...
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Launch SSH access from a remote Server error, possible caused by ssh key forwarding

There is a VM ubuntu server I am using which is named vm. I used to remotely log into it through SSH public key. But now I need to use ssh to other servers FROM vm, ex. pushing to heroku. There is ...
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Where is remote web interface for Server 2008 R2? For starting applications

I want to be able to start and stop (run and terminate) an application when it's needed, not programmatically but through a web interface. I noticed windows home server has a nice web interface shown ...
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Script to find out differences between local and remote file systems over SSH

I am looking for a script to find out the differences between a local and remote file systems (over SSH). Ideally the script should do the following: -browse the local file system for folders -find ...
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How to create an event entry on a web server?

How can I create an event on a remote Windows 2008 server that is outside of my own network? I'm aware of the eventcreate command in Windows, but it does not work with a computer that is not on the ...
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How to execute a process on remote Linux machine without SSH?

How can I execute a process on a remote machine running Linux without SSH. Since the machine is scheduled to PXE-boot periodically, the SSH key will be changed and executing a process through a script ...
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Windows Xp - Allowing users to abort remote shutdown

I have developed a batch script that will remotley shutdown all of our PC's (using the shutdown \\machinename command) in the office outwith working hours, but would like to give the users the ...
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Windows 7 remote assistance and sonicwall TZ210

Ive been trying to get remote assistance to work on Windows 7 professional PC behind a sonicwall TZ-210 firewall/router to another windows 7 professional PC. If I bypass the sonicwall device and ...
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Unable to force restart mac server by remote because no free ram left

I have a Mac server and now I'm unable to remote or even to SSH to reboot since its out of free ram and I can't use SSH to force it restart or not even be able to remote to the screen to restart the ...
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Deploying applications inside virtual machines (VMWare, XEN)

I was wondering if there is a way to remotely deploy custom software inside one (or multiple) virtual machine(s) by using API calls. The question is valid for both VMWare based and Xen based ...
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Does stunnel support multiple forwardings over the same connection?

A lot of the tutorials on stunnel show only single forwardings. It stunnel limited to only fowarding and listening to one port on both ends, or can it handle both local and remote forwarding in the ...
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how to mount osx drive to centos server?

how can i mount a hard drive on my mac to my remote cent os server? Would I need to set up an FTP on my mac? can it be done with with cifs or nfs? I'm sorry for sounding vague but i really have no ...
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Getting Splunk logs from a remote location

I currently have a server in my home lab running Splunk, really love it. I'm soon going to have another server in the EC2 cloud, and I'd love to be able to monitor that using Splunk, hopefully though ...
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ping a remote machine service and if the service is down restart using batch file

1.How can i run a Batch file so that it would ping the service in remote machine every hour and if the service is down it would automatically restart the service.Both machines OS is windows XP. 2. Is ...
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Remote Desktop on the same network

I have a main server set up and staff that use laptops to come into the office and work. We have currently moved everything over onto a server setup in the office that the staff can all remote desktop ...
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Any Integrated Mangement Tools out there? (DRAC, iLO, RAC)

So I have been on the lookout for a master tool to manage all my Integrated management adapters on our servers here. Such as Dell DRAC, HP Integrated Lights-out and IBM's RAC e.g mRemoteNG works ...
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Remote installation script great in XP, doesn't work in Windows 7

I have a script to install an .msi file out to a list of remote workstations. Works fine going out to XP machines. I now get error code 1603 when trying to run out to Windows 7 machines. psexec ...
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How to return multiline from remote SSH command

I have a script that backs-up remote systems, and want it to display disk space on the remote backup device prior and post running backup script. Thanks to another post have learnt how to run remote ...
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IBM IMM Remote Control

I've installed an IMM module for a server that has to be controlled remotely. Now, while the general panel works greatly, I can't run the remote control. The server is behind a firewall and the RC ...
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Network Administration and Auditing Tools

We're a small company (~50) who outsource the bulk of our IT to an... average quality provider. I am taking on the role of day-to-day IT (think of things that can be fixed in 15 mins or less only). ...
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What is a good modern parallel SSH tool? [duplicate]

I have heard that pssh and clusterssh are two popular ones, but I thought I would open it to discussion here and see what the community's experiences with these tools were? What are the gotchas? Any ...
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Best Practices - Windows 7 Remote Road Warrior Laptop User Permissions

I'm interested in what are considered best practices when setting up laptops for remote users who are never in the office. With UAC in Windows 7, a standard user is significantly limited in what they ...
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ASP.Net Restart IIS

Long story short -- we have 2 webservers (IIS 6) that run a 3rd party asp.net application. Randomly (so far) they just...stop working. I have an outside check that will tell me when it stops working ...
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Server 2008 Firewall Blocked Remote Desktop

While i was configuring windows firewall in Server 2008, i have accidentally blocked "all programs access". Now i am unable to access to my server with remote desktop also. My server is not a ...
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bash function with ssh

I am just getting into bash for the first time. How would I run a function on the server in this scope? drush status is something only on the server being ssh connected too. #!/bin/bash function ...
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Remote, Windows to Windows Deployment

I am looking to copy files from a local windows machine (my development machine) to another windows machine (the production machine). Currently, the only way I can move files from one machine to the ...
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3D remote desktops for CAD/CAM

Has anyone managed to present Ansys Workbench or Pro Engineer using Terminal Services (or any other 3D appplication) on W2K8 R2 server. I would be interested to hear your outcomes. We currently are ...
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Performance Counter Read On Remote Machine - Cost

What I am after is what performance hit is there on the remote machine I am reading a performance counter on? For example, I have a web server that reports some performance counter information on ...
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Remote logging from snort to rsyslog

As part of a school project, we are supposed to run snort on a Ubuntu server in IDS mode and log the packets to rsyslog on a remote Ubuntu server. I have been searching for manuals/tutorials for a ...
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Way to connect to VPS w/Win Vista Home Basic, other than VNC or TeamViewer?

I need to connect to a VPS and I'm running Vista Home Basic. TightVNC and TeamViewer both require access to the VPS first, because they require that the server be set up with TightVNC or TeamViewer. ...
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Putty alternative for windows with support to remote port forwarding

I have been trying to find an alternative to putty for windows. It needs to be portable and it must support remote port forwarding. Putty has had problems with its own implementation of remote port ...
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Can not see drive in Remote Desktop Connection

I did an upgrade from Windows XP to Windows 7. Since I did that I can not see my drive. Of course I set the local ressources settings and the remote settings. The operating system on my server is ...
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VirtualBox and CentOS 6, cannot connect to httpd

I'm trying to build a CI server in a VM using CentOS 6 Minimalist Install and VirtualBox 4.1.4r74291 on a Windows 7 host box. Before you ask: selinux is currently disabled (with plans to re-enable ...
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Remote Access Server for design software

I am thinking about setting up a server for multiple clients to log in to (2 at the same time max), so that people away from the office can use our (resource hogging/CPU intensive) design software ...
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Are there any Linux Server to Linux Client XenApp equivalents available?

I am a college student with a predominantly business background looking into a business concept, which centers around remote access of Linux applications. I have experience with Citrix XenApp through ...
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Directing local and remote traffic

I have a server (mostly but not only serving a web application) for whom some 80%+ of all traffic comes from inside the same LAN as the server (the LAN covers the downtown area of a small town). Of ...
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Recognize if windows installed on remote machine?

I have a computer on my organization ( my Computer). I want to detect by cmd commands ( only) if the remote computer contains windows operating system ( never mind the version ) someone told me to ...
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How would you remotely install software on multiple Windows XP machines?

I need to install the standalone google talk client for Windows XP. I have the googletalk-setup.exe. How would you go about installing this on 100+ Windows XP systems? Is there an automated way you ...
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What tools are available to scan remote desktops for certain types of files?

I need to scan about 50 desktop computers and check to see if any *.doc, *.xls, *.ppt etc... files are being stored locally. I am wondering what tools might be available for this. A quick Google ...
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Remote Control For Unix(debian distro)

I have a problem where my unix systems are being sent out to all corners of the world where they are uploading data to a database. What I am finding is people dont know about Firewalls/Port forwarding ...
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Enabling VPN for RDP *only*

I was wondering if it's possible to enable VPN for RDP only. I'm running Windows 8, and am doing a remote job for a client. However, I have all sorts of other things (downloads mostly) which I would ...
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Using delprof in command prompt remotly. Which user will it be run as if no user is specified?

If i use delprof2 and cmd to remotly delete profiles, which user would this be run under if no other user is given? Many thanks Dan
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Establish Linux to Windows connection [closed]

We can establish connection between Unix based machines using these commands - ssh telnet but how to establish a connection between a Linux and Windows? Putty, WinSCP etc are used in Windows to ...
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Dell OMSA Remote Enablement? What is it for?

I'm managing a group of Dell and HP servers the were put in service before I came into this group. My prior experience is with HP DL3x0 servers. There wasn't any remote management before I joined the ...
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Can I copy Ex2010 databases physically before replicating them via a DAG

We have two Exchange 2010 boxes and are attempting to use DAG (similar to this setup except we are less than 1 mile away from the remote office) However we were wondering if it is possible to ...
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Why does SCP write 0 bytes in this case?

I'm trying to copy my ssh key from my local vm to another box, everything seems to work ok, but when I check the remote box the file isnt there... Transferred: stdin 0, stdout 0, stderr 0 bytes in ...
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Need help creating server out of Personal PC for small project

I have a Software engineering project in the near future in which a couple of students will be working on. I would like to host the database and maybe a source control server on my Local PC with hopes ...
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SSH dies when a lot of text transfers through it

I've got a strange problem with SSH. When I try to do something that sends a lot of text over it, often it will break the connection ("connection reset by peer"). It's not every time, but often enough ...
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should php be installed on apche web server or mysql database server

Setup: Two separate boxes: Fedora 15, Apache, PHP and PHP modules Fedora 15, MySQL I am unable to make a connection to mysql from Apache web server. <?php echo "<br>begin ...
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how to backup a remote hosted exchange 2010 account?

i currently rent a remote hosted exchange server and i would like to make sometimes backup every couple of weeks or days is that possible? (i prefer a unix [ubuntu] based solution but win solution ...