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Install and configure ffmpeg on Suse 10 (without yum)

can someone direct me over a good tutorial on ffmpeg installation on Linux (specifically on Suse 10). I have to say the yum install ffmpeg option is unavaiable, as yum isn't even present on this Linux ...
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Install Plesk on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 32-bit [closed]

I have an SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 32-bit server and wanted to install Plesk on it. I am following steps from ...
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GroupWise 8.0.2 Linux PO Setup and SDD Problem

Have a bit of a GW problem, and I'm a bit stumped using the usual sources ( forums, TIDs, etc. ) even though the issue is theoretically quite straightforward. The primary problem: I cannot set up a ...
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Oracle11g-x64-ent install on SUSE Linux have many check errors

I have searched widely, but didn't find out much about these errors. What are they, and should I be concerned? Oracle11g-x64-ent 11.1.0.6.0, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP2 (x86_64), the ...
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Configure Suse Enterprise Linux to automatically boot into Failsafe mode

We have a server which has trouble booting normally. The server is an HP Proliant DL380G6, running SuSe Enterprise Linux 10 Service Pack 2. When we try to boot it, it goes into some sort of disk ...
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Trouble accessing port 25 on an EC2 instance

I don't seem to be able to access port 25 on an instance on Amazon EC2. I have opened the port in the security group and in the iptables firewall. I have opened other ports (including 22 and 80) the ...
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Why do I get a “using password: YES” error even when I don't give the -pXXXX parameter?

I'm getting this error when softweb:~ # mysql ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES) I'm not even inputting the password and its telling me that I'm ...
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Java fat client slow when connecting to localhost, fast with remote

I'm having problems with a (usually) latency bound desktop java application connecting to a custom database server. While it's working on a remote host (windows XP) it's fast (big form opens in under ...
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Amazon EC2: Can we use our own license for Suse Linux? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? We have an existing SUSE Linux server with license we want to move to Amazon EC2. I want to know if we can pay the ...
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Installing php-hash on SUSE 10.1

I need the PHP function hash_hmac which is not part of my distribution on my virtual server running SUSE 10.1. Trying to install it with yast2 --install php-hash leads to the following message: No ...
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Trustees Being Ignored on NSS Volume

I'm trying to figure out what's going on here. I migrated a server from NW6.5SP8 to OES2 Linux. All the trustees on the NSS volumes came over and at some point in the past week, they started being ...
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System init file

I need to enable quota's in my linux system. As mentioned in this article which suggests to run quotaon command in sysinit file. I am using Suse Linux Enterprise Edition. Where can I find this file. ...
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System resets after swap memory is consumed partially

My System resets even if swap memory is consumed partially. What can be the reason for this? How can I can overcome this situation? I am using Suse Linux Enterprise Edition
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Remote install software on SLES 10

I know my way around Ubuntu, but Suse is new to me. At work I've been given a task that requires me to install software, pdftk specifically, on our remote servers. Googling around led me to look ...
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Multiple Disks during Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 installation

I am installing SLES11 on my server (8 x 1TB disks), and I am installing the Xen Hypervisor mode(but I guess the is irrelevant to my question). I have a question how to setup my disks paritions (I ...
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linux suse 10 apache related

My application is using apache and the server is integrated with siteminder. I am using suse 10, when I run cat command I am getting the following error: cat: symbol lookup error: ...
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SLES 10 ulimit shows core dumps unlimited, but no dumps occur

Core dump limits are disabled for a user using the normal /etc/security/limits.conf mechanism: # ulimit -a core file size (blocks, -c) unlimited However, running a segfault test shows no ...
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SLES9 iostat -En

With Solaris if I do iostat -En I can check if my disk has any stats soft error or hard error. $iostat -En c1t0d0 Soft Errors: 0 Hard Errors: 0 Transport Errors: 0 Vendor: SEAGATE Product: ...
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How to display SSH banner at login, but only for password authentication

I have a warning message that is displayed to a user after they enter their username to log in to our Linux servers. I only want to display this message for password authentications, and not when ...
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SUN X4250 OS SuSe - ILOM IP?

is there a way or command if im login to SuSe Linux shell which can show me the ILOM IP address. Machine type SUN Netra X4250.
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Can someone implement LVM on an existing single-hard disk system?

I am using SuSE Linux (10) and I am considering expanding the available disk, without resizing an existing partition (which is not easy to do on a VM). Instead, I want to create another virtual disk, ...
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Heartbeat on SLES 11

I am trying to setup Linux-HA (Heartbeat) on a new SLES 11 Server anyone know of a good step-by-step for this the site's docs leave a little to be desired... Thanks!
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Specifying network settings during SLES 11 auto installation

I'm setting up an autoinst.xml file for auto-installing SLES 11. I get prompted for the various interface settings per below, but they don't seem to stick once the server reboots. I don't think I ...
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Why does eth0 show an IP if I'm booting into runlevel 1?

I'm having some issues with networking on a new Linux server I'm building. The OS is SLES 11. When booting into runlevel 1, I see that eth0 is showing an IP. Physically, there is a network cable ...
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What is the best way to remote desktop into a Suse machine from Windows 7?

The Suse machine is a vmware virtual machine on my laptop. I can log in to the console using the VmWare app, but would like to log into a graphical user interface from Windows 7. As you can tell i ...
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Enabling DB2 Database for Full Text Searching

I'm trying to enable full text searching on a DB2 V9.5 database, SuSe Enterprise Linux. Net Search Extender has been installed and db2text service starts without problems. When I execute the ...
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Syslog-ng: how to log severity/facility?

Here is the system: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 syslog-ng with predefined syslog-ng.conf messages in /var/log/messages look like: Feb 8 09:29:53 sles1 sshd[17529]: Accepted ...
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Setting up tomcat autostart on Linux?

So I have a java web app on tomcat installed on the server. How can I setup auto start for it so that it starts up automatically when the server is restarted?
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Corrupt tar (Resulting folder smaller than packed file)

I have an issue with a tarball created on a SuSe 10.3 Server version. The .tar file has a size of 6.5 GB but if I untar it under Ubuntu 9.10 the resulting folder only has a size of 1.5 GB. commands ...
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SLES 10 Sp3 VMware tools error on install

I installed SUSE enterprise server 10 SP3 on a Esx 4 server The problem starts with the installation of vmware tools. "VmwareTools-4.0.0-193498.tar.gz" The tools wont start: Unable to start services ...
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How do I delete/remove a u SUSE 10.3 user?

I'm using Putty to connect to my Webserver. I'd like to know the command to delete a user I've set up a few days ago. Is there also a way to display all the users and their rights?
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Adding 60TB Storage to an SLES 10 Server

I have to add some archive\staging storage to an SLES 10 Server. The requirement is to present fairly large volumes (9-20TB each approx, 60TB or so in total) that will be used to store archive data ...
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Installing a gcc and make on a clean SUSE 10 machine

I received a clean SUSE 10 machine which I need to install a development environment on. Currently, I need to install GCC 3.2.3 and GNU Make. However I am having trouble bootstrapping GCC. I searched ...
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Mysterious shutdown… need help

i have a Server (Siemens Primergy Rx 300) with SLES 11 . The Server shuts itself down at 00 : 00 . And I don't know what the reason is. The Installation is fresh (4 days ago) . And i don't know where ...
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Novell Clustering Problem

I am trying to cluster 3 servers to then mount an NSS. I have all 3 configured and ready to roll. The only problem is none of them are apart of any cluster. When I run the: "cluster join" command I ...
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64-bit SLES11 machines can't run java graphical apps in Citrix

We have a number of lab machines with different configurations. When one of our users tries to run a java application, such as jconsole, it will seem to start but there will be no display forwarding ...
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Where are the repos with development tools for SUSE (SLED 11)?

I've just got a new netbook from HP with SLED 11 pre-installed. It works OK, but I cannot find the software I need in the online repostories. I am a FreeBSD and Debian user, so for me, "if it's not in ...
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Zenworks 10 high cpu usage from dbsrv10

Specifically the process called dbsrv10 is always pegged at 100% or more CPU usage. I've tried clearing the queue-flush using these commands: zman queue-flush F zman queue-flush S However this only ...
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Suse 10: svnserve exit with signal 11 and hangs

We are using svn (1.6.3)+sasl integration. After installationon on Suse 10.x (64 bits) I found that svnserve hanged sessions ("ps ax" shows more and more hanged svnserve processes). Xinetd logs ...
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Data Center Automation tools and Novell Suse Linux?

I'm looking for info to automate the patching/updating process for several hundred Suse machines. Apart from Zenworks and SMT is there other patch management/automation tools you know with good ...
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Has the CFD General Notation System Been Packaged as an RPM for SLES?

CFD General Notation System (CGNS) is a library used in scientific communities. It is available via Sourceforge in its raw form. I have found packages available for Ubuntu ...
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How to configure vsftpd to allow root logins?

I'm on SLES 10.1, and trying to configure vsftpd to allow root logins. Does anyone know how to do this? So far, I have this: local_enable=YES chroot_local_user=NO userlist_enable=YES ...
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Multiple static IP adresses for Xen

I'm trying to set up Xen on SLES11. The configuration I want is that each of the virtual machines shall have it's own static IP address externally to our LAN and thus can be accessed directly via a ...
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PHP4 and sybase_ct on Novell SuSe 10.2

Am migrating an existing Ubuntu8.04 server running PHP4 and the sybase_ct driver to SuSe 10.2 The trouble is the sybase_ct driver that I need to connect to our MSSQL2000 / 2005 database. On the ...
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FQDNs during migration from syslogd to syslog-ng

I'm migrating from syslogd to syslog-ng on SLES 9 server (syslog-ng at stock version 1.6.8). The server happens to be a loghost for some remote loggers. How do I configure syslog-ng to assure maximum ...
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How to create an RPM for Suse

I need to install version 1.4 of Subversion on a Suse 10.1 (64 bit) box. I can't change either of these two versions and there isn't an RPM for this distro. After looking around I assume that I'll ...
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SLES AutoYaST Script Validity Verification

Does anyone here write their own customized AutoYaST scripts for building SLES servers? I'm not talking about generating them with yast2 autoyast. If so, have you found a way to verify the syntax? ...