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I am a LOPSA (League of Professional System Administrators) member.

I read manuals.


Oct
14
comment OpenVPN: TLS Error: TLS key negotiation failed to occur within 60 seconds
Answers that read, "me too, any updetes?" aren't actually answers, they're further questions. Please use the Ask Question to post that kind of thing. You did come to an actual answer though, so please rewrite this to highlight what you did to solve the problem.
Oct
13
comment How do I pipe the output of the journalctl to cURL?
That's my fear as well. CUrl may not start transmission until it has the whole datagram.
Oct
13
comment How do I pipe the output of the journalctl to cURL?
Probably because people consider this method a bad idea, and aren't telling you what a good one is.
Oct
8
comment Http 1.1 protocol detected
@MichaelHampton And yet, it shows up in the list of vulnerabilities. No idea why.
Oct
8
comment ffmpeg mp4 and webm files save to standard folder but only webm to mounted folder
If you post how you solved it, that would be useful.
Sep
10
comment Windows 7 user profile migration between domains + exchange
Link-rot happens, so please include at least a summary of the procedure outlined in linked content.
Sep
9
comment Setup SaaS test environment with EC2 and Nginx
@Littlebob You could totally do that. The scaling group is just to validate your code works in your production environment.
Aug
15
comment Can a Sun rack be converted to a normal rack?
@ChrisS Looks like they have an old SUN-systems rack that doesn't appear to have EIA-310 standard rack-holes.
Jul
20
comment MongoDB - DB/collection fragmentation level
@Nitz By seeing what your data looks like a day after compaction. That will give you your low-water mark.
Jul
2
comment How to remotely see what users are logged into Windows 7 or Vista
This is more about answering how to log in than figuring out who is logged in.
Jun
26
comment Deploying Ossec HIDS Windows Agent via GPO
The exact problem is: "I need to create an MSI that can be deployed by GPO from a bare EXE. How can I do this?"
Jun
2
comment SSH: how to display a given windows registry settings?
Are you using cygwin on WindowsXP or something else?
Jun
2
comment SSH: how to display a given windows registry settings?
What are you using for SSH on windows? XP doesn't have a built-in SSH client.
Jun
1
comment Can the Dell PowerEdge T320 boot from a USB stick in hard drive emulation mode?
@kasperd Actually it does answer the question, it proposes not using USB but using a LiveCD instead. This counts as 'some other way'.
May
10
comment How to start Mongo daemon with auth support
A small but relevant question: which init system are you using? Upstart? Systemd? SysV?
May
5
comment Mail Filtering - MS Exchange
@user218674 As it happens, Exchange does have those for server-defined lists. Outlook, the preferred client for Exchange, has a host of client-defined filters that can be used.
May
5
comment one fast VM on many slow hosts?
Application-specific solutions like these are far easier to create than doing it with an actual operating-system. And it is OS that the original questioner was asking about 4 years ago.
May
5
comment Ubuntu Server 14.04 Trusty Tahr installer requires Internet access to install
@rautamiekka I don't see DVD sized installs, but I do see the CD-sized ones I was definitely using for no-net installs. mirror.anl.gov/pub/ubuntu-iso/DVDs/ubuntu/14.04/release
Apr
22
comment Deploying software through group policy
You can post your answer as an Answer to this question and mark it as accepted. This will help tidy up this question for the future, and better lead people to the actual problem... verifying your object is where you think it is.
Apr
17
comment OpenSSH and heartbleed?
The answer you're looking for: serverfault.com/a/587476/3038