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postfix relay based on origin

I have 4 servers. prod1.example.com, prod2.example.com, dev1.example.com, and dev2.example.com. They all send their mails to smtp.example.com. This server does the relay. Now I want that dev1 and dev2 ...
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Windows Server 2012 - Find files related to a Role or Feature

I have a strange requirement from a client. I need to be able to enumerate the list of files/folders that have been installed by a Role or Feature in Windows Server 2012 (R2 if the release# matters). ...
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Ansible Role include

I have a task that can be used by several roles. I added it to lib/mycommontask.yml On my playbook on roles/my-project/tasks/main.yml I have: -- - include: lib/mycommontask.yml vars: project: ...
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Windows Server 2012 refuses to install feature

Good morning, I'm having some issues with adding the File Server Resource Manager role to WS2012. In fact the role has already been added and configured, but at each reboot it disappears and cannot be ...
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Server Manager - Unable to add new roles

I'm trying to add a new role to the Server Manager in order to set up an VPN connection between two spots. When I go to "Action" -> "New Role",the following message occurred: "A restart is pending ...
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Is it possible to block the addition of roles and features to Windows Server 2008 and 2012?

I apologize in advanced for anything that is no technically correct in the following. I am a beginner with server technology, and have only had about less than a month's experience with it. Is there ...
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Should a System Administrator handle office furniture moves,setup and procurement?

I have been getting more and more requests to move furniture and today I was asked to organise furniture for a new office fit-out. How do other handle these requests? Is it often the lot of the ...
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What does repair install replace? (Windows server 2008)

I think some of my system files are corrupted. The main problem I'm noticing is that when I try to open the Network and Sharing Center, a blank window opens that says "The page failed to load". I ...
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Role Based Access Control, Where Roles Change Depending on Location In Application

I am tasked with designing a new, role based access model for our system. The requirements are something to the effect of the following: A user can log in, and will have a different role depending ...
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How to modify IIS role services in Windows Server 2012?

I have a clean Windows Server 2012 installation. I installed the Web Server (IIS) role, and during the process it asked me which Role Services I would like (asp.net, iis6 metabase compatibility, ...
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Error code 0x80070643 when installing IIS7 role services

I am attempting to install IIS7 "Application DevelopmentASP" role via the Server Manager's "Add Role Services" wizard. Some of the roles include ASP.Net, .Net Extensibility, ASP, ISAPI Extensions, ...
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How to remove 2003 server roles without cd-rom?

Trying to remove a few server roles on a 2003 server but its asking me to put the cd-rom disk in. Wondering if there's another way to remove roles without putting the cd-rom as it's a VM and I don't ...
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Windows server 2008: Computer unable to determine roles of user

I have deployed a .NET application to a machine running Windows Server 2008 R2. The application uses Windows Authentication, and will only allow access to members of any of 3 particular roles. The ...
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Windows: 2 sites, 2 dc's. How setup roles?

I have 2 sites (HO + Branch), both with Win Servers 2003, connected by a tunnel. I want to have a DC in each location to allow for local login/authentication. Can someone tell me what roles I should ...
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Turn on Desktop Session Host without domain involvement

I am trying to retrofit an existing VM that runs Windows Server 2008 R2 to allow some application testing. What I need is to support Aero over Remote Desktop. I have read that to do that I need the ...
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DCPromo Before or After?

I have an older Windows 2003 Server that is doing moderate duty right now -- small SQL database and an LOB application. I plan to: Make it a DC. Install DHCP/DNS/WINS as backup for the FSMO ...
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How to edit or create roles in Proxmox VE?

How can I create Roles or edit them with specific privileges in Proxmox VE ?
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Exchange 2007: Which permissions required to change folder permissions for all mailboxes?

Which permission(s) are required to modify permissions on folders in all mailboxes in Exchange 2007? I'm looking a least-privilege setup. I've seen hints pointing towards that the role Organizational ...
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Configuring Chef-Solo-different override_attributes in one role

First off, im using Chef Solo and I would like things to stay as automated as possible. So I have a problem that i'm not quite sure how to solve. I'm setting up the deployment of a lot of different ...
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Windows 2008 R2 DNS Server - can the name be changed to something different than the computer name?

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise machine (we'll say it's got the computer name set to 'MYSERVER') running the DNS server role - it's not in a domain (System shows it as in a work group called ...
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SQL Server EE: Restricting access to users logging in through the Microsoft server management tool [closed]

We have a database in SQL server express edition which is used by a third party application for storing data. When the users login to through this third party program their windows authentication is ...
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How to check which roles are installed on a Windows Server 2003 with cmd.exe?

If I log into a Windows Server 2003 and I want to check with cmd.exe which roles are installed, how to do that?
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IIS 7.5 FTP Service User UserGroups for Authorisation

i have a W2K8 R2 with the IIS FTP Service and a local windows user group (ftpusers). In addition to this i have several Windows Accounts, which all only belong to the ftpusers group. The FTP Server ...
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Server 2008R2 Server Manager Roles and Features won't refresh or allow addition of new roles or features

I have a standalone DC in an isolated lab. I have installed the SUR tool and found no errors. I ran SFC and found no errors. I have attempted to install Windows Backup feature using Powershell, but ...
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How to inventory what software/roles a Linux server is “serving up” to clients?

Is there a way to identify what "client/server" processes/applications are running on a Linux server to know what the server's role or roles are? I'm sure it might vary for different flavors of Linux ...
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How do you separate emails for different roles an individual has?

I work at a university, where we have staff members who can also teach as an adjunct faculty member. We issue an account for the individual based on their name, so Joe Smith would get ...
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MSSQLSERVER Exception occurred while enqueueing a message in the target queue. Error 15404, State 19

I am getting a bunch of messages in the Windows Application Event Log. Here is exact text from Event Viewer: An exception occurred while enqueueing a message in the target queue. Error: 15404, State: ...
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I'm getting an error trying to add Active Directory Domain Service role to Windows Server 2008 R2

I got a clean installation of Windows Server 2008 Enterprise R2 from my hosting provider. When I try to add a Actice Directory Domain Services role to the server I get a message that the installation ...
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SSAS Roles - Creating a Role to restrict access to the cube, by country

I'm trying to create a role, to restrict access to a cube on Analysis services, so that a member of this role can only see records related to a specific country (from a dim_country dimension). So, for ...
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Transferring FSMO roles over vpn

I have a server located at one of our offices which is quite old and is due to be upgraded soon, this server holds the FSMO roles, I have another server in another office, both are DC's in the same ...
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How can I see my user roles on the Windows machine I'm logged into?

Is there a way (in Windows) to delineate the roles my login has on the box I'm logged in to? The machine is joined to a domain, if that makes a difference.
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The Real World - Systems Architect and Systems Administrator - What is the difference\what am I doing?

I realize that terminology in this field can be slightly ambiguous and that there is obviously some overlap in roles, but hopefully some context will help. I had much fun this last six months ...
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Windows 2008 Server User Account with limited access

I'd like to set up a user account for a friend of mine on a windows 2008 VPS I have. I want them to be able to setup web and ftp sites in IIS, but i don't want them to be able to mess with websites ...
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Roles and Responsibilities for a web hosted production system

I've been asked to doc what I think should be the breakdown of roles and responsibilities for our production system hosting the companies web application. This is partially so we an start to assign ...
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inetmgr crashes after adding IIS6 MetabaseCompatibility Role

I added the IIS6 MetabaseCompatibility Role to my Server 2008 but can no longer launch inetmgr: IISMANAGER_CRASH IIS Manager terminated unexpectedly. Exception:System.NullReferenceException: Object ...
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Role with owner privilege?

How can i create new role and provide owner privilege for specific database in SQL Server?
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ms sql 2005 server role problem

On one of our sql 2005 servers we are no longer able to give any users server roles (ex. sysadmin). It appears to be successful both through the UI and through code. But when we check in the db and in ...
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transfer of fmso roles to an sbs 2003 computer from original DC running server 2003

here is the outline that was done about 4 years ago. 1) we had a Windows 2003 server pdc running in the organization 2) i added sbs 2003 to the network about 3 years ago, at the time i transferrd the ...
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Problem adding “Network Policy and Access Services” role in Server 2008

We are encountering an Error Code 0x80070643 when attempting to add the "Network Policy and Access Services" role on a fresh Windows Server 2008 R2 installation. Is there a known solution for this ...
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Fixed Server roles

Can users who are members of SQL2008's server DBCreator role, access databases created/restored by another user with the same permissions, without having to grant any additional permissions?
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What does the “File Server” role really do? [closed]

I have just installed Windows Server 2008. The server has a series of data drives shared out, which works as well in XP as it does here. What will I gain by adding the "File Server" role?
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Scripting MS SQL Server 2000/2008 Roles

I'm currently migrating a MS SQL Server from 2000 to 2008. I really want to migrate all of the roles (including all members and permissions of that role) from the 2000 box by scripting them. Then, on ...
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Role name versus person's name for email accounts

I'm looking for best practise suggestions here. What are the reasons for and against using role names as email account prefixes versus the user's name? I.e. "reception@domain.com" vs. ...
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Server 2008 stuck in update-configure-fail-restart loop

I have a Windows 2008 Standard server, fresh install, fully patched with no roles installed. This morning I went and installed the following roles: AD Certificates Terminal Services IIS When the ...