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Jan
13
awarded  Popular Question
Jan
8
revised How do I know if I'm working on a Virtual Machine or not?
fix formatting, clarify that this is Windows
Jan
8
reviewed No Action Needed Creating RAID5 on PowerEdge 2900. Have 4 Physical Disks, but only recognizes 3. Why?
Jan
8
reviewed No Action Needed How can I block hacking attempts targeting phpMyAdmin?
Jan
8
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Jan
8
reviewed Reviewed How do I know if I'm working on a Virtual Machine or not?
Jan
8
suggested approved edit on How do I know if I'm working on a Virtual Machine or not?
Apr
19
reviewed Reviewed How to determine optimal size for LVM snapshot?
Apr
19
comment How to determine optimal size for LVM snapshot?
Great answer! I had no idea about dmeventd before. Is anything required to ensure that it is running, or is it just there as part of LVM?
Mar
16
comment Securing NFS against SSH tunneling
Note that, contrary to other answers here, there is no need to switch to NFSv4 or to switch off SSH port forwarding in order to achieve this protection.
Mar
16
answered Securing NFS against SSH tunneling
Feb
22
awarded  Custodian
Feb
22
reviewed Reviewed Setting up ssh on Debian to allow some users log in with ldap
Feb
22
comment Setting up ssh on Debian to allow some users log in with ldap
Can you tell us a bit more about how your ssh server checks users against LDAP to decide whether to allow access? How did you originally prevent users from having normal ssh access?
Feb
22
awarded  Commentator
Feb
22
reviewed Reviewed Mount Exchange 2003 Database in Exchange 2010 in SBS 2011?
Feb
22
comment Mount Exchange 2003 Database in Exchange 2010 in SBS 2011?
Can you recommend a specific tool?
Feb
22
reviewed Reviewed Scripting changes to the vNIC in vSphere for a cloned VM
Feb
22
comment Scripting changes to the vNIC in vSphere for a cloned VM
Is this in PowerShell?
Feb
22
awarded  Custodian