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Dell C1100 flashing amber light, no video output

I've been colocating a Dell Poweredge C1100 (CS24-TY) for over a year now, without any issues. The server was pulled out of a working environment and sent to my house, but when booted the server has ...
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How to add developer to google cloud platform with restricted permission but he should start instance

I have hired a google cloud window server 2012 machine for one of my developer in remote location to develop. Since he is different timezone so I want him to start/stop the instance but I don't want ...
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Automate creation of Windows startup script?

Is there a good way to automate installing local startup (rather than login) scripts in Windows XP and Windows 7, via the command line, WMI, COM, or otherwise (even Win32 if it comes to that)? I need ...
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Run a command on Windows startup (not login!)

How do you tell Windows to run a command on each system startup? I have a large number of servers on which I will need to run a command on system startup that makes a non-persistent configuration ...
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Disable a service from starting at all runlevels?

I have a service foo which currently starts at runlevel 3 and above. How can I stop it from doing so, without using update-rc.d foo stop 3 ., which (if I understand it correctly) would turn off the ...
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Why WmiPrvSE.exe is changing my preferred DNS each startup? [migrated]

Today I discover that WmiPrvSE.exe is changing my DNS settings on my main NIC at each startup. The following is an extract from Security event viewer following my registry Audit : - <Event xmlns="...
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service script for any linux dist… possible?

I'm developing an app which will be run on linux. It can run on most distributions. Is there any way to create a startup/service script that will work on any distribution? I've read about /etc/init.d ...
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How do I get apache to startup at bootime on Linux

I have installed apache2 from source on my Linux box. apachectl -k start works just fine, but how do I get apache to start at boot time? This is on a redhat distribution: Linux <hostname> 2.6....
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Linux init script service - delay until mysql socket is ready

How does one go about delaying a service init script in Linux until the MySQL socket exists? Does the sleep command in a startup script delay the entire boot process, or are init scripts each ...
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Windows Service with dependency cannot start automatically

I have Service B that is dependent on Service A. Both services are set for automatic(delayed) start upon boot and both services have set Recovery Action of restart in case of first, second and ...
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httpd service will not start on boot under CentOS 6

I am having trouble configuring a CentOS 6 Vagrant setup to start the Apache service on boot. I have tried using chkconfig and the OS seems to just ignore it. When I run sudo chkconfig --list httpd, ...
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Tomcat7 - slow startup

I have a problem with very long startup of Tomcat7. It started suddenly and logs don't reveal anything - when I type 'sudo service tomcat7 start' it says OK and logs are silent for 10-15 minutes. ...
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Prompt to user during startup on Debian

I need to write a script which prompts information to the user in case of an error. Is this possible using /etc/init.d scripts + update-rc.d? Is there any other way?
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localuser.sh hanging in RHEL

As per my need i want to do the following on startup of RHEL. a) add route to path b) start an application name myapp stored in /root/Desktop/app for this i made a shell script named startMyApp in /...
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systemd service script for libreoffice/openoffice

I'm trying to setup correctly a headless libreoffice/openoffice server on a debian jessie. I created a script named /etc/systemd/system/openoffice.service with the following content [Unit] ...
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How to autostart node forever and spawn() as sudo?

My app periodically spawns a CasperJS scraper: spawn(CASPER_PATH, [SCRIPTS_PATH + fileName, '--ssl-protocol=any', '--user='+user, '--scrapeId='+scrapeId, '--pass='+pass], { detached:...
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Debian 8 Jessie not displaying startup services and messages

Recently I setup a new box with Debian 8 Jessie (I used Debian 6 and 7 on other boxes). I was disappointed to see the startup messages only on 2 or 3 text lines. No more list of startup services ...
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Startup services in linux are running twice

When I reboot my Ubuntu 10.04 32 bit machine all the startup services are started twice. The startup process looks like this: Starting apache2 Starting apache2 (98)Address already in use: ...
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How do I get a Task Scheduler startup trigger to delay

System is Windows 2008 R2 I have a task scheduler task with a trigger to run at system startup, and have set the Delay to 20 minutes, however the task runs immediatley on system startup and ignores ...
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Delay Windows (member) Server start-up until Domain Controller is available

What is the most efficient way do delay (or pause) the cold start-up of Windows domain member servers until a domain server is available? There are ways to delay the start-up of a server , but it is a ...
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Cannot start Weblogic managed node : Stuck at <WorkManager> <BEA-002900> <Initializing self-tuning thread pool>

Appreciate you expert help on this issue . Two weblogic managed nodes running in the same machine went down one day , on trying to start them up again using the startManagedWebLogic.sh , observed ...
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How to get notified when a server started with gcloud is completely up

Is there a way to detect when a server is completely up (i.e. finished all the kernel startup tasks)? This is a Google Compute Engine Instance. Nov 18 10:58:51 image-name google: No startup script ...
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Cygwin startup error /usr/bin/id: cannot find name for group ID

I use cygwin at work to get quick access to unix tools and as an ssh terminal. I recently installed some new Cygwin packages and now when I try and open a terminal it is very slow and gives the ...
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How to see when windows XP was on and off

Is there way to see when windows XP was on and off? I have important system on windows XP computer, so I want to see when it was on and off. If this is not possible, it would be also usefull for me ...
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Automatically start docker container's linked dependencies

I run gitlab in a docker container and it separates its dependencies (MySQL, Redis, Mailserver) quite nicely into separate docker containers. Running them is not a problem, I start them in reverse ...
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CentOS 6 script at server boot up

I have three terminal commands that I would like to execute when server boots up. How can I achieve this? I have seen many solutions, but none of them seems to be simple and working. Here are the ...
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How to find the file location of int.d scripts in ubuntu

I need location of a init.d script. I am using service cinder-api start to start the service Other init scripts are located at /etc/init.d/ location. But this service is not found in that location , ...
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Prevent program from being started on RDP logon

I got a small problem. I have a program which has to run all the time on the server (Windows 2008). It's not a service but a normal application. It is located in startup. The problem is its working ...
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Selling my Used Servers online? [closed]

I am new here and doing a bit of research. I am running a startup which takes used technology, fixes it up and sells it online. I am looking for the best method/place to sell servers online, both ...
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Jetty 7 gives HTTP ERROR: 503 - service unavailable

I am getting the error 503 when I try to start Jetty. Does anyone know what this might mean. I am running Jetty 7 and starting it with the start.jar file. If anyone knows how to configure Jetty to ...
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Domain login very slow 10+ minutes

We are racking our brains trying to figure this problem out an are currently stuck! Basically we are having issues with some users taking ages to log in in the mornings, some times up to 20 minutes, ...
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alfresco, tomcat crashes on startup, no clues in the logs

I have installed an alfresco community edition 4.0 on a Win 2003 R2 with 3GB of RAM. I've used alfresco for some hours, i've created a user, uploaded some documents. But now, restarting it, tomcat ...
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How to manage a global VM startup order across the whole datacenter?

Suppose you have a fully virtualized VMware infrastructure: ESXi, vCenter, vMotion, HA, DRS, the whole package. Inside, you have lots of VMs, which at any given time may reside on one host or another ...
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How to make a Windows service start before another at Windows startup [duplicate]

Is it possible to make a Windows service (third-party one, I don't control its code) to start only after a service I own? I need that to connect to a device which is blocked by the third-party ...
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Start program on computer startup when nobody is logged on and show the window when someone does log on (OS: Windows)

I have a program that is launched on system startup using Task Scheduler on Windows Server 2012. The program must start even if the computer reboots automatially. Administrator is the account used to ...
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How do I disable the OSX startup sound? [closed]

Is it possible to disable the start up sound on my MacBook Pro running OSX 10.5.6? I find it can be disturbing to others at certain times.
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Accidently removed all PHP dynamic libraries [closed]

I was trying to remove a startup module folder(ioncube) and accidently removed the PHP startup modules/extensions folder (debian) Now I'm getting this PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load ...
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how auto run pppoe connection for valid ip on windows server 2008 [startup folder not help]

i bought an ip valid from my adsl isp and made a pppoe connection for using that ip in my windows server 2008.(my server) i want to force that connection to run automatically when log off/on or ...
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IPTables Rules Being Loaded From Somewhere

I'm having troubles connecting (meaning I can't connect to any IP or port) to my server and it appears that the problem was to do with CSF. I uninstalled CSF (by running /etc/csf/uninstall.sh) and ...
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Recommended way to disable atd (and other unnecessary startup processes) in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I just spun up a new Ubuntu 14.04 server and have been having a bit of trouble getting the atd daemon to stop auto-launching. There's been a bit of changing around on the management of startup ...
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Running inotifywait on startup of machine

I want to start this inotifywait script on startup of the machine, in order to monitor the folders from the moment of booting: #!/bin/bash while inotifywait -r -e modify,attrib,close_write,move,...
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Windows pptp VPN at startup

I'd like to connect windows pptp client at startup. Is it possible? because I need a vpn link between two windows server and so (because it's a server) I don't want to let a logged user to the ...
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Starting a GUI application under a different session

I run a game hosting service, and I want my customers to be able to access the console of the game servers. However, despite looking like a terminal window, the game's server console is graphical, and ...
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Sometimes Tomcat doesn't re-deploy on startup

The infamous rm -rf command is something we would rather avoid in Production, even if it's scripted. So if you have a war file named mywebapp.war and a directory its deployed to under webapps/ that is ...
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Execute a service as a specific user under ubuntu

I'm running a gameserver and want to start it on a screen on system start, but screen is user specific, so I have to run the command as 'user'. So I wrote this short service script which starts itself ...
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Run script when Varnish starts

I'd like to run a script when Varnish starts. This script should execute a webrequest to a webserver (its backend), which then makes sure Varnish's cache gets filled with all pages residing on this ...
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installing a script as startup service in ubuntu

I have a script openerp-server.py in ~/openerp/stable6/server/bin/.I want it to be run at startup.(As a service or not - I don't know the difference) These are the steps I followed 1 Created a ...
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Launch Nginx on startup

I was able to install and run nginx, and passenger but i'm not able to have nginx come up whenever i reboot my server. To start the nginx process i just type in sudo /opt/nginx/sbin/nginx. From my ...
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starting linux services delayed issue

I have an issue where the bind9 service aka named in my ubuntu system is starting up before my openvpn service. When this happens, the network interface that openvpn creates (tun0) is not found by ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 with Mirrored Disk Booting to Black Screen

I've got a Windows Server 2008 R2 device with 2 disks formatted as Dynamic Mirrored disks booting to a black screen. Upon booting the machine goes through the standard checks and then gets stuck at a ...