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How can I forward mail while saving a copy using postfix and mysql?

I'm migrating email from old Plesk installations to custom built Ubuntu server running iRedMail (postfix/amavisd/dovecot/etc). I'm using postfixadmin to administrate all domains and a mysql backend. ...
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How hard is it to host from home? [closed]

I have always payed a company to host on dedicated servers which is really expensive, 1 of my sites has 2 servers right now, a web/http server and a seperate mysql server. What would it take for me ...
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Will RAM designed for Core i7 boards work with an LGA 775 board?

I'm looking at possibly buying this motherboard for use in a temporary "budget server": http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813186144 I want to know if the memory that says it's ...
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Using MarkMonitor.com for DNS Management Services

Have you ever used MarkMonitor for DNS management? I've just started dealing with them recently for a customer who uses them as an aggregator to purchase their domain names and it seems to me that ...
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When are VLAN access maps actually applied to packets?

"Normal" ACLs are applied either inbound or outbound on an interface. However, I've come across a Cisco 6500 series layer 3 switch that uses VLAN access maps to filter traffic within its VLANs. It has ...
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Embedding SharePoint Pages

Is there a way to embed a SharePoint page using the Page Viewer Web Part (or some other method I haven’t thought of) without the Chrome? I want to embed JUST the content within the Page Layout ...
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Vista virtual machine runs slow in Vmware Server 2.0

I'm running Vmware Server 2.0 on a Lenovo Thinkpad T61, on Windows XP. Normally, VMs run fine on this setup, but I installed a Vista VM and it's running painfully slow. Too slow to even use. There's ...
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Linux: What are the possible values returned by `uname -m` and `uname -p`?

I know that, for 32-bit Intel Linuces, it returns i[3-6]86. For 64-bit Intel, it says x86_64. But what about other, exotic architectures? (PowerPC, Alpha, SPARC...) Is there an authoritative list ...
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WordPress' plugin “upgrade automatically”

I have WordPress installed on my box and every time I want to upgrade any of my plugins I hit "upgrade automatically", and it prompts me for hostname, username and password to update the plugin ...
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Can I Uninstall Exchange 2003 without the CD?

Is there a way to uninstall Exchange 2003 without the cd?
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Apache Redirect folder to subdomain

A client had an application at www.domain.com/dir. They have now set up a subdomain at dir.domain.com. The subdomain references the files stored at www.domain.com/dir. They'd now like people accessing ...
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Can IBM IHS server support more than one Websphere Application Server plug-in location?

We want http://webserver.com/foo to point to an instance of WAS 6.0, and http://webserver.com/foo2 to point to an instance of WAS 7.0, running on the same server, but with different port numbers. This ...
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django script causing 500 error however nothing clear in error log

i'm really struggling to locate an error caused in a django script, here is the pastie i had a working copy in svn, i updated some code which didn't work and when i rolled back to to the previous ...
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Getting Concurrent Session Metrics from IIS Raw Logs?

I have IIS 6 and 7 raw log files and the Log Parser tool version 2.2 and I want to find the peak/max concurrent sessions per day that are recorded on the logs for the last 30 days. Is there a quick ...
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debian mysql auto daily backuping

I need to backup my Mysql database daily under a Debian server. I know there are plenty of scripts out there but my need is backing up daily as a sql file and putting each backup seperately(maybe the ...
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Proper way to upgrade MAMP and keep current settings [closed]

I've upgraded MAMP on my Mac a few times now and it's easy enough to backup and restore my htdocs folder to restore my web documents but I'm unsure of the best way to do the same thing for all of my ...
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Why does multicasting make the WAN inaccessible?

I'm hesitant to ask this question as I may not be able to perform the diagnostic steps to find out what is up, but: I need to re-image a lab in a school, possibly during school hours. I am using a ...
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995 views

How do I make a shared web hosting setup with dynamic vhosts?

We are building a sort of shared hosting web server setup, but everything is managed by a web application on ourdomain.com which has default apache user (www-data) to access everyone’s files. ...
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Password protect file folders on FTP site

We have an FTP site with a single username/password that we provide to people as they need it. We are unable to create a new username/password for every person that might need to access the site, but ...
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How do I minimize transaction log growth when copying data into SqlServer?

I've written a small app to periodically query, sanitize, and insert a legacy database's data into SqlServer. There are about 3M records and, if I make the polling widow pretty small, I can imagine ...
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Migrating from “partial” Exchange 2003 to full Exchange 2003 usability

I have a client that is using Exchange 2003 on SBS 2003 R2, but only for calendar sharing and contacts sharing. Their email is still coming to their clients via a POP3 account on each client's ...
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1answer
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Windows DNS Server - invalid domain name from outside?

While idly reviewing event logs I saw something new (to me) this morning. Event Type: Information Event Source: DNS Event Category: None Event ID: 5504 Date: 9/8/2009 Time: 8:38:09 AM User: ...
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automatically backing up data onto another pc

I have a machine running ubuntu server that I have set up to Wake on LAN I also have a few pc running Windows XP. What I want is to set it up so that every day or every time I log in or out, for an ...
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When does a CDN (content delivery network) become worth it?

At what point is it worth adding a CDN (content delivery network) to your website? Does it make sense to use it for a relatively low traffic website that's a web application? The clients are all over ...
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How do I tell if I would benefit from a Squid?

Is there a good way to tell if my network users would benefit from a squid cache? I assume setting one up and looking at it's logs would tell me, but at that point I may as well finish. The network ...
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Puppet: Referencing variables from a define in a template

I have the following class and definition in puppet: $certDirectory = "/var/lib/ssl/certs" class openssl { package { "openssl": ensure => latest } file { "openssl": path => ...
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apache authentication using forms

I am having issues trying to get users to authenticate against apache using mod____auth____ldap. What I would like is for users to authenticate using a form rather than the default dialog box that ...
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Installing and setting up SVN on FreeBSD Server

Firstly thank you to everyone who responded to my earlier question - http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1393827/setting-up-svn-web-based-services-vs-your-own-svn-server As much as I would prefer to ...
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1answer
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Custom Apache ErrorDocument with proxy balancer & RewriteEngine

I'm running into various problems trying to add custom ErrorDocuments to my server. I'm using proxy balancer to share the load between two instances of Zope and some simple rewrite rules to map my ...
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amavis + SA not marking messages as spam

I'm running Postfix + amavis + SpamAssassin. Messages are coming through just fine, and they're getting X-Spam-Score as I would expect, along with X-Spam-Status values, implying that SA is doing ...
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memcache vs memcached?

I want to use memcached http://www.danga.com/memcached/ I have installed it through yum install memcached But now I need to connect to PHP, and there is an extension named memcache and one named ...
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Trunk Port on Dell PowerConnect 5424

I need to configure a port on a PowerConnect 5424 to function as a Trunk port. That port will be connected to a Cisco router that will deliver traffic for 2 seperate VLANS - I need the switch to ...
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How do I make a pam configuration to test that the account exists and ignore password?

I want to create a pam.d configuration file that will test that a user has an account but will not test the password. How should I go about this? I've tried using nullok but I've not been able to ...
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Event Viewer ID for start events

What is the Event ID code in the Windows Event Viewer that will tell me: Server has started IIS has started Is there a place online where I can look these things up? Thanks! Chris
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HTTP Request Corruption

On a site that receives a very high amount of traffic some small percent of requests come like this: http://cheezburger.com/ScriptResource.axd?d=zaVpgH63ePt90pn</a> ...
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Can a motherboard that supports multiple CPUs run with fewer CPUs than it supports?

I'm looking at building out a pretty beefy server, and I was wondering if I were to get a motherboard that supports multiple CPUs such as this one, can it run with only one or two CPUs temporarily? ...
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Oracle 11g server rename issue

So we set up an Oracle server out of production (11g on Server 2008 x64) and our plan was to just rename the server's hostname to move it into production. Well, the database itself is functioning but ...
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1answer
511 views

Degraded RAID 5 volume not showing up in seperate host

We have a (very) old server with 3 x 9gb SCSI drives in a raid 5 configuration. After some power issues the server came back up with a degraded logical drive according to the cards bios. The card ...
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195 views

Should I serve large file downloads from a VPS or a Webhoster?

I have some larger files 20-30 MB of a shareware program. I'm having a webserver which should be enough for the 250 GB (abbout 1000 downloads/mont) of download bandwidth and CPU power. They are using ...
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Automatically start Windows Server 2003 Perfmon counter log upon reboot

Trying to figure out how to make sure a specific Windows Perfmon Counter Log resumes logging automatically when the server is rebooted. This is a Windows 2003 Server, so likely won't have anyone ...
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3answers
956 views

High Availability and Replication for Web Servers

I have a 3-layer web solution like this: Frontend with load balancing + proxies + static content Backend with 2 Apache web servers each one serving different sites Publishing System that pushes ...
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1answer
139 views

Microsoft DNS set up with no forwarder

On my Windows 2003 Server domain controllers, most of them don't have IPs entered for the forwarder 'All other DNS names'. The only one that does, is one titled 'PDC'. So for DNS queries to the ...
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1answer
441 views

ssh key with image fingerprint

SSH key fingerprint is shown by running this command: ssh-keygen -lf /etc/ssh/ssh_host_rsa_key.pub and the fingerprint is some strange code. Is there a way to turn this code into an image hash or ...
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4answers
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Server Permissions conundrum

I'm trying to set permissions on particular folders within our domain (Windows 2003). NTFS permissions are set on the folder, to enable a certain group, call them Helpdesk, to change permissions. ...
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Acceptable load average

We deployed our new Linux/Exim/Spamassassin mail server on Friday (always a good idea to deploy the day before a long weekend when no admins are around). The load has been hovering around 1.3 on the ...
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SEO - Multiple URL Paths

I have a web application that provides information related to the weather. I am trying to make this information as discoverable as possible. My question is, is it a good idea to post the same content, ...
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1answer
547 views

Windows Vista, Win7 ASLR in Kernel land [closed]

Is ASLR also implemented for kernel land address space addresses? if yes, since which version of microsoft windows exactly? Thanks for your time.
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2answers
148 views

Moodle not running not giving an error and not loggin an error

I've moved a Moodle install from one machine to an identical machine and now it won't run. It gives no error on the screen, logs no error anywhere I can find, it just returns a completely blank page. ...
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467 views

What's the best way to secure lighttpd per fcgi-php app?

I have a machine with lighttpd and evhost setup. All the evhost contain various php apps like wordpress, drupal etc. If one of the php apps gets compromised the attacker will have access to all the ...
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Good Free Tomcat Log Analyser? [closed]

Could someone recommend a good and free program for analysing Apache Tomcat logs. I don't need real-time analysis or anything like that. I have a log and I just want a quick and easy way to get some ...

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