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Converting RPM packages for debian fails "due to shell metacharacters"

I am trying to convert the "MegaRAID Storage Manager" RPM packages to debian dep packages. I'm using the alien package therefor as explained here: https://hosting-tutorials.co.uk/tutorials/...
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Moving w2016 image from ESXi to KVM gives message "No Bootable Device"

I'm trying to move a windows server 2016 image from ESXi to KVM, but I'm receiving the error "No Bootable Devices" when I try to boot it. Here's the output of the command "virt-...
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Windows-Server-2019 - Raid 1 Software - Could not convert Disk to Dynamic security enabled on Disk

I installed a fresh Windows Server 2019 on ONE of two identical Crucial CT1000MX500SSD1M. I don't have an integrated RAID controller on my MB ASUS_H110m-A/M.2 so I wanted to try a software RAID 1, ...
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Issues with converting JSON to CSV with nested values

So far I have had no problems converting standard JSON to CSV with jq in the past. But now my data becomes complicated. Major base tags are account and subaccount. All other values are variables. The ...
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iptables -> ip6tables (convert)

I have the following iptables (ipv4) and need the same on ip6tables (ipv6) for an openVPN-Server: # Flushing all rules iptables -F FORWARD iptables -F INPUT iptables -F OUTPUT iptables -X # Setting ...
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Noop convert qcow2 image but keeps internal snapshots

I have a qcow2 image. The image size is 200 GB, but the actual use is only 30 GB. I'm using qemu-img convert -O qcow2 source.qcow2 shrunk.qcow2 to removes sparse space and the images shrinks correctly ...
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Expand existing RAID1 zpool into RAID10 zpool

I'd like to expand/convert my existing RAID1 (2x 3TB mirror) zpool to RAID10 zpool by adding 2 more 3TB HDDs without losing (or moving) data stored on my existing pool. The final result will look ...
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How do I convert a plaintext file to a PDF on the command line on Windows 10 without paying money? [closed]

All I want is to turn a .txt with a proportional font (monospace/Courier New/Fixedsys/whatever) and fixed column width (80 chars) to be turned into a correct PDF document, so that it can be printed or ...
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Having trouble with `convert` command when destination is missing sub directories

I have a directory called src full of sub directories and other images. I tried to use one bash statement to automatically resize them all to another destination directory called thumb like this: ...
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Convert hard drive to Virtual Machine

I'm looking for a way to convert a raw hard drive image (from a machine that had Windows 10 installed on it) to a bootable working virtual machine, preferable VMware based. Everything I'm finding ...
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Importing a machine from VMware to xenServer

I've exported my VM from VMWare and tried importing it into XenServer (xcp-ng 7.6) XenConvert 2.1.1 but I always get this error: Friday, May 24, 2019 11:15:04 XenConvert 2.1.1.2199 Copyright (c) 2001-...
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Convert QCOW2 to VMDK (Citrix Xen)

Hy everyone, the search function does not come up with a propper solution. I want to convert a old KVM disk QCOW2 to an compatible Ctrix Xen disk e.g. VMDK with that qemu-img converting tool qemu-...
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How to convert a MediaWiki installation using MySQL to SQLite?

We're running a small own MediaWiki installation based on MySQL here. For simplicity reasons it would be great to convert this installation to an SQLite variant as it then would not require a separate ...
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linux mysql convert .sql.tar.gz to csv

I have a .sql.tar.gz file tht ws generated by mysql export is there any command in linux to convert this sql.tar.gz file to csv? Thanks
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How to save the converted file to another system by ffmpeg [closed]

i want to developing a service of online converter in local network by ffmpeg. the service receives address of file to converting and output address for put converted file to it. can ffmpeg do ...
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How do I export my pem file to pfx with a password on the command line

I need to pass the password via the command line during the exporting in a bash script. IBM has this on their website openssl pkcs12 -export -in "$pem" -inkey "$key" -out "$pfx" -passout pass:pkcs12 ...
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OpenVZ to VMware / Hyper-v / KVM convertion

vzctl - 4.1 guest os - altlinux 5 (2.6.32) filesystem - simfs no ploop I need to convert/migrate/relocate a bunch of containers from legacy openvz server to vmware/kvm/hyper-v system. I tried to ...
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Very slow imagemagick convert call when using AWS Lambda

I've got a relatively simple composite action that I'm carrying out with imagemagick on AWS Lambda. Why does it often take more than a minute to complete? This composites four smaller images "behind" ...
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qemu-img convert CentOS7 vmdk to qcow2 and vice versa error

I'm trying to convert CentOS7 from VMDK to QCOW2 and vice versa using qemu-img convert command. when uploading the new Templates (OVF with the new converted vmdk and KVM template with the new ...
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Virtualize SCO 5v6.0.0 P2V

I try to virtualize old SCO server and i Have a little problem with that. When i try to startup VM i see somethink like that: SCO error Physical server: HP ProLiant DL380 G5 with six harddisk's ( ...
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Converting Multiple VMware disk image to single disk image

I have a VMware Instance that uses "multiple vmdk" format(around 7 vmdk files). I want to write the entire disk image to my pen drive. If it was "single vmdk" image, I can use qemu-img convert file....
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Hyper-V how to connect compressed NTFS storage or convert it

I am on Windows Server 2012 R2, trying to connect to one Hyper-V virtual machine. The requested operation could not be completed due to a virtual disk system limitation. On NTFS, virtual hard disk ...
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rsyslog convert json to text on the fly

I have application logging events in JSON format for later structured queries, etc. Now I have a task to log the same messages in plain text (CSV probably) and I really don't want to log each event ...
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Convert Grub4Dos Volume to NTFS

I can't run Windows Backup because one of the critical volumes is not NTFS. I have identified the partition, but I want to make sure it is safe to convert to NTFS. I have 3 partitions: System ...
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Change Gluster Volume Type

I would like to change a striped-replicate volume to striped-distributed volume, is this possible without rebuilding everything/data loss?
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Convert ESXi 5.0 & 5.5 VM's to Xenserver 6.5

I'm looking to convert about 50 esxi vm's to xenserver 6.5. I am running the free version of xenserver 6.5. I've seen posts for the citrix xen converter tool and I've tried out the VMware OVF ...
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bash: convert date from to unix timestamp changes timestamp

Running the following command at the xen-servers (either DOM0 or DOMU) at $company gives me a negativ number, on every other system zero (0) (even in my cygwin). date -d "1970-01-01T00:00:00" "+%s" $...
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EtcKeeper: Switching from bzr to git

I've been using etckeeper on my Digital Ocean droplet for sometime and have made numerous changes to the /etc since that time. I now realize that i've been using bzr all this time and would like to ...
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mdadm RAID6 to RAID60

Is it easy to convert a RAID6 to a RAID60? Right now, I have an 8-drive RAID6. I'm looking to upgrade to a 3U 16-bay system and thinking of having a 16-drive RAID60. Is it possible to move my ...
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Creating batch files from txt files - is this right?

Forgive me if I am completely of the rails here, but.... I am just learning about Group Policies and Domain Controllers etc. and I have a some .bat files, now I can edit them in notepad or any text ...
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Convert Folders to VHD file

I have a partition 200 GB contain 100 GB of Data, the Data is a huge number of files and folders (about million of files and folders). I want to copy this 100 GB of Data to another partition but i ...
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Create VHD file from a folder?

My scenario : I have 100 Gb of data that contain a lot of folders and files , so is there a way to create a VHD file from this folders and files ? Any help is thankful .
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Convert an HVM ec2 instance into something that can be run on a PV instance

I have a linux VM running on an esx-i server at home, and I would like to import the vmdk to aws using the ec2-import-instance command. However I really don't need this to be any larger of an ...
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Migrate KVM .img to VirtualBox .vdi

I am trying to migrate a VM from KVM to Virtualbox (win7 64bit). I was able to convert the disk image using these commands: VBoxManage convertfromraw -format VDI XX.img XX.vdi qemu-img convert -f ...
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How can I convert my virtual CentOS server harddrives from physical targets to VHD?

I have a virtual machine running CentOS 5 on a Windows server 2008 R2 with the Hyper-V role installed. The virtual machine has two harddrives installed that points to physical disks on an iSCSI target ...
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Converting CELP audio files? [closed]

I've been tasked with converting CELP audio files (usually stored as .wav files) into a more mainstream format. CELP is a audio format specialized for speech and used in many voice recorders. Does ...
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ImageMagick unable to open image and file [closed]

I try to convert images to thumbnails with imagemagick. All works fine, so I will get a thumbnail. But I get some errors on my console: convert: unable to open image `module': @ error/blob.c/...
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Is there any way to shrink qcow2 image without converting it raw?

Is there any way to shrink qcow2 image without converting it raw? I cannot convert it to raw because I don't have disk space enough for raw image.
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Convert VMware image to Virtualbox image (Guest OS Windows Server 2008)

I am trying to convert several VMware images towards Virtualbox images. I have succesfully been able to convert my Windows Server 2003 image, but I haven't been able to convert any Windows Server 2008 ...
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Can I completely convert an Ubuntu desktop installation to a server one? (not just the packages)

I am aware that the server and desktop editions only differ by the packages installed, and I can install server packages (LAMP etc.) into a desktop edition and get the same thing. However, I want to ...
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hg repo and kbfiles extension

I've used Mercurial repository with kbfiles but now I have to use pure Mercurial. How to convert repo from kbfiles to pure hg? They are not compatible and seem I will lose all history if I not find ...
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Convert SCO OpenServer 5.0.5 partition to VMDK/VDI/VHD?

I've read a few articles about converting a Windows partition using either the VMware tool or disk2vhd from sysinternals but nothing for unix that I can find. Does anyone know if there is a way to ...
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Convert MYSQL DATABASE TO MSSQL DATABASE [closed]

I would like to ask if there is a software that convert all my database from mysql to mssql 2008
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Dell PERC6/i - Converting from RAID 5 to RAID 6 - Possible?

I have a PowerEdge 2900 III with a PERC 6/i Controller. The PERC has 2 arrays, each one with 3 hard drives and each hard drive is the same size/speed (146GB 15K rpm SAS). I would like to delete the ...
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Bracket to convert half-height to full- height PCI card?

I would like to convert a half-height PCI card to full-height card, so some sort of metal bracket is needed. Does anyone know what such a converter is called?
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How to convert a TAR file into an ISO file

I have a Linux TAR file that I would like to convert directly into an ISO. Is there a way to do this, preferably, without having to extract the contents of the file first? This would be similar to ...
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Convert ext4 partition to NTFS

Is there a tool or command to achieve it? I did some search around here I didn’t find the answer. Is that possible? I must mention that my ext4 drive that I want to convert have data so it must just ...
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Convert system dynamic disk w/o data-loss windows server 2003

Does anybody know how to convert dynamic system disk to basic in Windows server 2003 without data-loss and if possible without using third-party tools? Is that possible? I was thinking of making a ...
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Convert MBR to GPT partition format

Is there a way I can convert an MBR partition setup to a GPT partitions with out having to destroy all my data? Thanks
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how to convert this .htaccess from Apache to Nginx?

I need to convert this .htaccess to Nginx format, please guide me if you can. DirectoryIndex index.php FileETag none ServerSignature Off Options All -Indexes <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> ...
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