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auditd killing a server?

In /var/log/kernellog we can see many entries for audit (since we have "space_left_action = SYSLOG" and "write_logs = no"): ... audit: audit_backlog=32769 > audit_backlog_limit=...
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Login Times out after reboot and im unable to login to the server

I have an old SLES 12 SP1 (no GUI) server that I recently patched and when I reboot the server it was just showing me an empty black screen and the mouse pointer. (Tried multiple Ctrl+Alt+F1-F9, and ...
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What happened to Data::UUID in SLES?

I have a Perl program with tradition (i.e. I use it over 10 years), but today I realized that it cannot find Data::UUID any more. I also tried to install a corresponding package from the SLES software ...
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Start idmapd at every boot

We suddenly had a "nobody" issue on NFSv4 mounts on SLES 12.5 machines. The: systemctl unmask nfs-idmapd.service systemctl enable nfs-idmapd.service systemctl restart nfs-idmapd.service ...
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Xen xl console terminates upon reboot command

I am trying to troubleshoot the boot issue of Xen virtual guest and I need to access the grub menu. I have attached a console to guest with xl console and in other terminal I have executed a command ...
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stdout does not display `rpm -qa` output without redirect

On a SLES 12 virtual machine the command rpm -qa does not return anything to stdout. ~> rpm -qa ~> The command finishes after 1 or 2 seconds, so it clearly generates some data. Only when the ...
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systemd based automount never umounts when idle

The setup (not autofs, but systemd based automount): # grep automount /etc/fstab 1.2.3.4:/vol/homedirs /home/roaming nfs x-systemd.automount,x-systemd.idle-timeout=30 and: # systemctl daemon-reload ...
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What folder should be the home of the web root owner?

I'm setting up a SLES 12 system for running web applications on it. There is already a /srv/www folder and it's going to be owned by a special user (let's say: web user). Is there a good practice / ...
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Which user should be the owner of the web root in SLES 12?

I'm setting up a SLES 12 system for running web applications on it. There is already a /srv/www folder and it's owned by root. So I'm going to reassign it to another user. Is there a good practice / ...
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omiagent does not exit on sles 12

We use powershell scripts on some sles 12 vms for testing purposes. The scripts are automatically started from a windows server. Now I see that every call of a single script starts a new instance of ...
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Docker ports do not seem to be reachable from outside server

I am facing a weird situation with Docker in a SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1. I am connected to the server using SSH. First, I tried to run a simple nginx server to test: docker run -d -p 8081:...
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"RTNETLINK answers: Network is unreachable" while adding new route?

There is a SLES12 with 10.2.64.x IP. I want to add an additional one, a 10.2.50.x IP. Before, the routing looks like this: SERVER:~ # netstat -nr Kernel IP routing table Destination Gateway ...
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Router disappearing from route table (Linux)

I'm running SLES 12 SP3 in a production environment. There are several interfaces configured on two separate networks. Things are working fine for a while(days at a time) and for no apparent reason, 1 ...
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