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suggested approved edit on Generate an OpenVPN profile for client user to import
Jun
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comment How to copy a large number of files quickly between two servers
@niXar netcat is fine if you are doing this in a secure environment like private vlan and/or over VPN.
Jun
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answered Ubuntu troubleshooting
Mar
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revised Dream workstation for Sysadmins?
3 years later...
Aug
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comment Hyper-V vs. ESXi vs. XenServer
Note that this question (and its answers dated back in 2009). All protects have improved dramatically since then. I'd suggest tabulating your requirement in a table and do the research/scoring on your own to narrow down choices. I did and it worked for me everytime!
May
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answered ZFS SAS/SATA controller recommendations
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Apr
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comment Fedora vs Ubuntu vs Debian to host Subversion and Bugzilla over Apache
Use the tool supported by your local sysadmin. If you will be maintaining the box, use whatever you feel more comfortable with.
Apr
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revised How can I accurately determine the age of a hard drive?
minor fixes
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Nov
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comment Do dell perc 6i cards support online expansion of a raid 1 array when both drives have been replaced with larger ones?
Can you point me to the doc please?
Nov
2
comment Snow Leopard iSCSI initiator
Would save others a lot of time if you list what you have tried here. I, for one, use globalSAN in 32bit mode.
Nov
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answered Should I switch to 64bit Ubuntu?
Oct
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answered How many and which partitions should I create for a linux server?
Oct
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answered Test Printing On Solaris
Oct
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comment Are there any reasons NOT to run an Ubuntu server?
Unlike Debian, Ubuntu has a predictable life cycle - the long term support release is quite suitable for most shops - so you can plan for site upgrades...
Oct
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answered Suggestion for a simple LDAP server and client
Oct
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answered CentOS user management through LDAP
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Oct
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comment Automated configuration of ldap authentication for RHEL5 servers
Don't include ldap.secret if you don't want root on the clients gain access to your directory. Make sure you include all the SSL certs if you use any. ;)