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May
18
comment How can I make Ubuntu server always install updates without asking?
+1. Please use a tool already built for this.
May
16
comment DNS Change replication time
serverfault.com/questions/82251/… serverfault.com/questions/54758/… serverfault.com/questions/20123/how-long-will-a-dns-change-take serverfault.com/questions/129544/how-does-dns-get-stuck
May
16
comment Why is my SSH session timing out in less than a minute?
Sounds like the hotel's network has a really poor NAT implementation.
May
14
comment Have an unprivileged non-account user ssh into another box?
can you add the -vv option to your your ssh commands and post the output? It almost looks like the server isn't even using your key. Are you sure apache owns the key and is the only account with write access?
May
14
comment What happens when a chown occurs on a file being written to?
It sounds like you need to make sure your users have the correct umask, and the directories need the correct group, and the setgid bit.
May
14
comment Restore default ownership in CentOS after terrible chown
Hopefully you have good backups of your production machines. So if something like this does happen all you have to do is restore.
May
13
answered question about chroot
May
13
answered Linux: Is it safe or recommended to rearrange partitions through SSH?
May
13
revised Linux: Is it safe or recommended to rearrange partitions through SSH?
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May
13
comment Encryption container for multiple people
You might want to check this list. There seem to be a few options that allow you to have multiple keys per container.
May
13
comment How to map to Windows Server shares in Linux (Ubuntu) easily?
pammount maybe? serverfault.com/questions/134976/…
May
13
comment How does Windows 7 detect my switches?
What type of switches? Is spanning tree enabled?
May
13
revised Using dig (or similar), how to lookup the IP of a nameserver?
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May
13
answered Using dig (or similar), how to lookup the IP of a nameserver?
May
12
comment How to clone a USB flash drive using dd?
Why are you gooing through all the effort to setup partitions and filesystems? Just copy the entire disk. dd if=/dev/sda of=/dev/sdb
May
12
comment How can you import a root certificate to a machine level store in Windows 7
It sounds like you are importing things correctly. Are any group policies related to CAs being applied to your system?
May
12
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May
11
answered Why do partially failed/failing switches fail to pass DHCP?
May
11
comment iptables configuration under ubuntu
While you can directly manipulate firewall rules, I strongly suggest you consider using a front-end script like firehol. See: serverfault.com/questions/397/… and serverfault.com/questions/126795/…
May
11
comment How can I tell who deleted a folder from a public share?
@wizard, See here for details about auditing serverfault.com/questions/125310/…