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Mac OSX server wiki 503 Error

I have a Snow Leopard server running in my localhost, and I activated the web service in it. Web Service is not used other than hosting default collaboration tools of the server. I have only one ...
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Change SMTP port - Snow Leopard Server

I am using Snow Leopard Server's mail service to relay mail through my ISP's mail relay over port 25. However, they requested that I start using port 587. How can I change the port used?
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Installing BugZilla on Snow Leopard Server: Perl install issues

I'm installing BugZilla on Snow Leopard Server (latest version) using these instructions. And I'm having problems installing required perl modules. It says to run commands that look like this to ...
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“Error of type eDSAuthFailed (-14090)” when attempting to disable a user in Workgroup Manager

In Mac OS Server 10.6, when I select a user account, uncheck the "access account" checkbox, and click Save, I get this error message: Error of type eDSAuthFailed (-14090) on line 3912 of ...
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Troubleshooting reboot of Mac OS X Snow Leopard server running mysql

we are using Mac OS X Snow Leopard server for mysql database, and it reboots once in a while. This happened once every month for the past 3 months. I looked at syslog and dmesg and I don't see any ...
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Mac OS X Server: This root certificate is not trusted

I don't know much about certificates but one of them on a Snow Leopard Server just expired and I'm trying to replace it. It was self-signed at "birth" with the Mac mini server it came installed on. I ...
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OSX SL Server CalDav/DirectoryServices Authentication Error

I have a OSX SL Server (Version 10.6.8) that has been in production with about 40 users for approximately a year now. Since day one I have had problems where occasionally a users iCal client throws ...
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Mac Server (Snow Leopard) NIC Redundancy on Separate Switches

I have a Mac Snow Leopard Server with 2 NIC's. Each NIC is plugged into a separate physical switch. Currently each NIC has it's own IP, but I would like to setup redundancy so that they communicate ...
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Advice on web directory structure for Mac OS X 10.6 Server

I'm looking for suggestions on directory structures on where to put the web root on a Mac OS X 10.6 server. Got about 10 sites, most using Wordpress. Is just making a root folder on the drive fine? ...
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Problems with virtual eth interfaces on an Mac 10.6 OD Master

I've been trying to setup multiple virtual interfaces (virtual ethernet ports) on a 10.6.8 OS X Server - this server is our Open Directory master. I want to set up additional IPs on the server because ...
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Problems viewing domain.com from local LAN in split-horizon 10.6 OS X Server

Having a weird DNS issue. I've had a split-horizon system on my 10.6 OS X Server setup for sometime; this server runs Open Directory and hosts our website. But recently, seemingly after the 10.6.8 ...
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Why is rsync getting “permission denied” errors on Mac OS X when ACLs are set for the correct user?

I'm transitioning away from an old tool that initiates an rsync (copying from a local path to a remote path w/SSH hostkeys) via a web form (completely behind a firewall w/multiple authentication ...
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ANSWERED: Mac Wiki Server Group Calendar Problem

I have a Mac XServer [10.6.8] running Wiki Server Connected to Active Directory. When I connect my iCal (v4.5) on my 10.6.8 client machine to my personal calendar all things are great and changes ...
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Mac OS X server keeps prompting for passwords on all devices

I'm running an Mac OS X Server (10.6.7) with iCal, Address Book and Mail enabled. My issue is that the clients (iCal and Calendar in iOS) keeps asking for passwords on strange intervals, and it ...
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Problem with email server mac os x snow leopard 10.6

Good morning, we have a problem with the mail server mac os x server 10.6. The problem is that work email accounts from outside the server location. Ie from home I can connect correctly, and send and ...
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OSX Server 10.6.7 + Apache2: Setting Up IP-Based Virtual Hosting

I've developed a small Rails app that I need to run on my local network. I got Apache2 and Phusion Passenger set up, and the app is running on the server at http://myapp.dev, but I am not sure how to ...
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How do I set up a reverse lookup zone in OSX Snow Leopard Server

I am trying to set up Address Book server in Mac OSX Snow Leopard server. To do this, a requirement is that I have a FQDN set up with reverse lookup. I created a DNS entry on the godaddy DNS server to ...
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OS X Server Workgroup Manager takes very long to load

When I open Workgroup Manager on the mac mini server it takes forever to load. I have changed the servers DNS to it's 'public' IP instead of it's loopback address, but that didn't work.
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mac server ssh change port

this works for snow leopard desktop but not for snow leopard server. why? <key>Sockets</key> <dict> <key>Listeners</key> <dict> ...
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How do I turn off roaming profiles in Snow Leopard Server?

Good Morning, We are running Snow Leopard Server with Windows XP clients, we have about 10-12 user who logon with the same username and password, these users are telling us that they are seeing ...
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Can I extend the schema for my openldap server to store MCX records?

I'm beginning to deprecate my Apple XServers and thus MacOSX Server as well. I'm currently using AD for my authentication and authorization, and my Mac OS X Server box to hold the MCX records for the ...
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Disable Mailman Reminders

We run a mailserver on OSX server, and a few mailing lists. The password/subscription reminds USED to come out at 8AM (local), but in the past months it's moved to 5AM, a nuisance to all involved. It ...
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How to use a local Leopard Server Mail server acting “like” an Exchange mail server

We have a local Exchange 2003 server (company .local) who is collecting POP3 mail accounts on a distant (company .com) mailserver. The mails are collected by the Exchange server every 5-10 minutes and ...
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Do I need Remote Desktop to automatically remotely install applications on remote OS X clients?

I have OS X server set up as a directory server with portable home directories. I'd like to guarantee the 3-4 client Macs all have the same applications and versions installed without having to ...
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How can I access “Server Preferences” on colo-ed Snow Leopard server?

We have a colocated Mac OS X 10.6 server, and I need to create a new user on the box. (The existing users were created by me when the box was on my desk.) I'm able to connect to the machine using SSH ...
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page limits on Mac printer

How can I set limits on the number of pages which can be printed by a user on Mac OS, or the Server? We have two printers on an all mac network. There are several Mac servers on the network and ...
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Snow Leopard Server VPN service - Health control check: server is sick

Looking at the VPN service log on my Snow Leopard server, it spews the following messages over and over: 2010-11-16 15:04:49 JST Health control check: server is sick... 2010-11-16 15:04:50 ...
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Does Snow Leopard Server support .htaccess?

I'm working on a site which requires mod_rewrite rules in an .htaccess file. But when uploading the file to this new OSX 10.6 Server install (with Apache 2.2.13) it just disappears. I'm pretty sure ...
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DirectoryService hogging memory

My DirectoryService memory usage goes as high as 1GB, with nothing interesting happening to cause it to get that high. It is a stock macos server configuration on the mac mini What is the problem and ...
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How do I put a newly invited event into my iCal server calendar?

We recently bought a mac-mini server which is running Snow Leopard Server for our office, and we have configured the server (using iCal Server 2) to store everybody's calendars. Everyone is using ...
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Host small office email on Snow Leopard Server or external host company?

I have a network of about 30 users. We are migrating from a Windows environment to Macs. We currently have a Windows 2003 server hosting the email accounts with the help of an external spam filter. ...
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Trouble when running checksetup.pl

i am trying to install bugzilla on a mac os x snow leopard server - when i run the checksetup.pl i get this: ./localconfig: Permission denied at Bugzilla/Install/Localconfig.pm line 377, line 253 ...
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Mac OS X Server 10.6 refusing to serve web pages after SSL certificate replacement

I run a web site that is hosted on an Apple Xserve running Mac OS X Server 10.6. Today, I replaced an expired SSL certificate with a newly acquired certificate. I also deleted the old certificate. I ...
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Configure Snow Leopard Server as NTP server for private LAN with no Internet access

I have a Snow Leopard Server box running on a private LAN with no Internet access. If you can avoid ever doing this, you should, as not having an Internet connection has brought us hours and hours of ...
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php on snow leopard server fails

I tried to start php on my snow leopard server. The file is <?php phpinfo() ?> I turned on php and put the file in /Library/WebServer I get the following two errors in the log: (8)Exec ...
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Can I fix Snow Leopard Server DNS without re-installing the OS?

The DNS GUI in Server Admin stopped working, so I deleted everything from /etc/dns and /var/named and I think another directory too assuming Server Admin would regenerate them. Nope. I ran the Server ...
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Many Snow Leopard Server Managed Preference settings do not take effect

I am managing 20 or so Apple computers running 10.6.4 with a Mac Mini Snow Leopard Server (also 10.6.4). I am using the built-in OpenDirectory in addition to Kerberos to bind the clients to the ...
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Snow Leopard Server - VPN server - the ppp server could not be authenticated error

I have a snow leopard server configured for vpn access with l2tp over ipsec and it has been working fine for a number of months and now it has stopped working and I can't seem to find what is wrong. ...
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How can I share mail boxes in Snow Leopard Server?

is it possible to share mail boxes between users on Mac OS X Server 10.6.4? I know Dovecot can do this but It seems that Snow Leopard's Dovecot can't, can it? Thanks Philip
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how to rerun snow leopard server initial configuration wizard again?

is there a way to restart the config wizard which goes through the few first steps after you install snow leopard server. is there a way to get that wizard to force run it again at a later date rather ...
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Configure Apple Mobile Access Server for iPhones, iPads and Macs

I successfully configured Mobile Access Server on Mac OS X Server 10.6, but now, how do I configure Macs, iPhones and iPads I'm in charge of ? How can these machines access all the services provided ...
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Why is `slapconfig -backupdb` not creating disk image when run from cron on Snow Leopard Server?

Years ago I put together the following expect script to perform Open Directory backups under Tiger Server and it's worked well under Leopard Server as well: #!/usr/bin/expect -f set date [timestamp ...
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Snow Leopard Server in 'Magic Triangle' setup not allowing managed preferences in WM to be saved

I have setup a new Snow Leopard Server (10.6.4) in a Magic Triangle setup (Dual Directory Integration), but am not able to manage preferences from within Workgroup Manager and am wondering if I might ...
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Do I need R2 of Server 2003 to update the schema on a DC to support Mac systems?

I'm attempting to integrate a Snow Leopard server and a number of client machines into my AD network and I'm wondering if I can update the schema on a DC running Server 2003 (NOT R2) to support mac ...
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Snow leopard wiki server question

I wonder if it is possible to enable some kind om wiki markup language (like in an ordinary wiki) to edit the wiki pages on apple wiki server 2? Are users forced to use html or the visual editor or ...
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Snow leopard on a PC

Is it possible to run Mac OSX server on a x86 PC ... ? Any thoughts ? (our general manager wants to aquire half a dozen mini macs for some servers and he wants some testing with the mac osx server but ...
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How should one manager external and internal DNS servers at the same time?

We run a mac network here in the office. We have an internal DNS server to manage the network. Everything is resolved to a local ip (for mail.mydomain.com etc). However, we also have an external DNS ...
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OS X: Blast message to all logged-in users?

Is there a way to send a message to all logged-in users on an OS X (Snow Leopard) server? Sometimes I need to reboot the server and would like to give everyone a notice of the impending reboot that ...
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Components needed for a VPN

first of all, I asked this question on SuperUser.com, but no one there could help me. Well, we eventually got our Mac Mini Server. We now want to set up a small Remote Access VPN using this Mac Mini ...
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Can't clone gitosis-admin.git local from my snow leopard server running gitosis

I've installed gitosis as described here: http://gist.github.com/264304 One of the things that I had to adjust was to give my git user permissions to use ssh (which I did trough server admin -> ...