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Apr
11
comment centos ruby 1.8.7 repository
You forgot your question.
Apr
11
comment How to execute with /bin/false shell
Which same problem? That they can't execute shell scripts, or that they can log in via SSH?
Apr
9
comment Tips and tricks to make NX server more stable
I've had weird issues with NX as well. I went back to regular ssh X forwarding, and haven't bothered with NX since.
Apr
9
comment How do you mimic a UK server on a VM?
Any particular operating system?
Apr
8
comment Which universal or driverless printing solution do you use/recommend?
I suppose you'll be wanting something Windows-based?
Apr
8
comment ntpd on Fedora Core 6 with high negative time reset values
My advice? Upgrade to something that isn't so ancient. CentOS 5 should do you fine.
Apr
7
comment which linux flavour should I use to for my hosting server?
Sure. But if it's not a choice then it may be difficult to get it on the system.
Apr
7
comment which linux flavour should I use to for my hosting server?
Ubuntu tries to do both, but in turn seems to end up doing neither particularly well. Jack of all trades, master of none.
Apr
7
comment Trying to install mod_proxy in Apache-Httpd-2.2.15
Any particular reason why you didn't take the current SRPM, replace the tarball, and rebuild? mod_proxy seems to be standard in the package.
Apr
7
comment Linux: Managing users, groups and applications
Most programs either drop privileges after starting, or are actually run via wrappers that force it to be run as another user. But in either case they are started by root, even though they don't run as root.
Apr
6
comment All email directed to 3rd party vendor except for one specific domain. How?
What is the MTA in use?
Apr
6
comment what are “non-virtualizable” instructions?
Or trap it, like VMware does. Or run under the whole OS on a completely different level, like KVM does.
Apr
6
comment What is the longest password for SSH?
@Dan: That's the size of the resulting hash, not which characters of the password are relevant.
Apr
6
comment Make a SAMBA file system visible to all users with mount_smbfs
@Spiff: So you're saying that the client machine is OS X, and the server machine is OS X? How did you deduce this?
Apr
5
comment Make a SAMBA file system visible to all users with mount_smbfs
So then is the SMB server a *nix machine running Samba?
Apr
5
comment Make a SAMBA file system visible to all users with mount_smbfs
What's the client OS?
Apr
5
comment when to set up a mail server?
The $additional_headers argument of mail(). Consult GMail's business FAQ if you have questions about it.
Apr
5
comment Do I need a DNS server?
At all. But your question asked "on my VPS" so I addressed that.
Apr
5
comment ubuntu: sending mail with postfix?
I'd recommend something from ORA. I have their sendmail book and it's one of the best I've seen. (Yes, I know sendmail sucks, but I haven't yet gotten around to writing anything better.) oreilly.com/catalog/9780596002121
Apr
5
comment What is this SIGSEGV error code 14?
It's a user-mode instruction fetch where the pointer used the reserved bit of the selector.