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Most rack mount servers come with rails. There are two types of racks: square hole, and round hole. If you got an APC rack, it's probably a square hole rack. Depending on the manufacturer of the rack mount server, you can either mount the server rails "toollessly" or with screws. The toolless method is preferable as it is easier and faster. Any server ...


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djb as in Daniel J. Bernstein? He has a limited set of software that he has written, you are not going to replace many FreeBSD "utilities" with his software. I am not confident that you understand what you're asking. I use his software regularly and greatly appreciate his approach to secure software development. However, his lack of consideration of ...


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I wrote a guide to tuning PostgreSQL performance a while ago, that should apply to 8.4 just as well as it does to the older versions we support.


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Really, just hang in the community of SysAdmins and let the goodness rub off and the badness roll off. Read blogs, hang on forums, don't be afraid to ask questions and let the flames burn the dross off (should any come your way... which I hope not). I'll give you some pointers to groups and resources I like: SysAdmin Network (A little slow, but there are ...


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Slightly dated, but the following articles go over a few of the differences including startup scripts, kernel, software installation, etc.: Comparing GNU/Linux and FreeBSD FreeBSD for Linux Users


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If you don't mind buying a book I found Absolute FreeBSD 2nd edition to be a very good guide to FreeBSD. Covering both running it on both the laptop/desktop and server.


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I'm not sure a guide exists, but there's a great community at http://www.smallbizserver.net that focuses on all flavors of Small Business Server.


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In addition to Warner's Answer, there are ports for: QMail: /usr/ports/mail/qmail DJBdns: /usr/ports/dns/djbdns Publicfile: /usr/ports/www/publicfile As a side note I'm not a fan of these software packages. I am a fan of the more popular packages: Sendmail - Built in Postfix: /usr/ports/mail/postfix Courier: /usr/ports/mail/courier (less popular, but my ...


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Since the fan is not listed in any of the parts for this printer, this is something that's highly unlikely to be in a readily available PDF for download. You may be better off downloading the User Guide (link, will stale out after a while) to get a better feel for internal layout before you dismantle it yourself. Take notes.


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You want to search for the term "service manual" in conjunction with the model number. It appears that it's a hefty document that is not available in a digital format, or if it is, as you've found, it's well hidden. Check out eBay for a copy.


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Check out this page: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc789336.aspx It's a great jumping-off point for SharePoint architecture and design planning.


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You can check out http://www.policyd.org/tiki-index.php?page=Documentation for some documentation on this project.


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If you are looking for guides to getting you started, besides the FreeBSD handbook which is amazing there is BSDguides.org, while slightly dated in terms of material and the website itself it is still very good and contains a lot of information for people looking for particular solutions to problems.



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