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MySQL 5.7 bind-address doesn't work

They changed the MySQL package so that the bind parameter is in /etc/mysql/mysql.conf.d/mysqld.cnf now. Please change the bind parameter there and remove anything you placed in /etc/mysql/conf.d/mysql....
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RDP file with embedded password asks for password

I had the issue on Windows 10 with perma asking password when I try to connect to a new machine. First, the password line in the RDP must be named: password 51:b:myEncryptedPassword And the pass must ...
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How to connect to a linux machine that changes IP regularly?

The other answers seem to have overlooked one thing in your question: Once that happens, I'm no longer able to connect remotely even using the new IP address DDNS will help you find out the new IP ...
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ssh: "Access denied by PAM account configuration" for one non-root user but not another

Thank you for posting your question. I was getting the same error, but my problem wasn't related to the shadow file. I found my fix and wanted to post an answer as well for anyone else Googling this ...
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RDP file with embedded password asks for password

Open the Group Policy editor (Start > Run > gpedit.msc) and navigate to Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Remote Desktop Services -> Remote Desktop Connection ...
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On windows server core, how can I copy file located in my local computer to the windows server?

If you're able to RDP to your server, you should be able to open notepad and from there use the file open dialog to copy/paste files from your local machine directly to the server. If you have local ...
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How to connect to a linux machine that changes IP regularly?

Dynamic DNS is one option, another is having the server mail or otherwise send you it’s IP. A simple HTTP call would do (to an endpoint you control and log requests on). Solving the whole public ...
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how to run gnome-terminal on remote centos 7 machine?

The reason is that gnome-terminal forks itself into the background. If you run it in your interactive ssh session, you will notice that you get a new command prompt even though the terminal is still ...
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How can I connect to a cisco switch via serial console cable from powershell?

Figured it out. Slap enter-pssession -computername XXXXXXX in front of this to remotely connect to a system to check. $com = New-Object System.IO.Ports.SerialPort(“COM1”) $com.open() $com.write([char]...
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Provide Remote Access to Corporate Network

You say "I want to provide remote work solution to devs on my team" but it seems that network-management is NOT under your direct control, as well as you are UNABLE to directly expose "your" services ...
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How to connect to a linux machine that changes IP regularly?

You should really look into ddns services. As far as remotely being able to connect to a certain machine with dynamic ip address; ddns is the most commonly used solution. head over to https://noip....
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Managing Windows Powershell from Linux terminal

Microsoft is officially releasing Powershell on Linux and OSX. See the August 2016 announcement: PowerShell is open sourced and is available on Linux It's currently in alpha. Ubuntu and Centos are ...
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How to get ILO IP address without a monitor?

Yet another solution, that does not depend on having (proprietary) tools from HP installed on your system, is to use the vendor-neutral ipmi utilities. You can install the package called ipmitool on ...
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SQL Server 2016 remote access denied

Are the appropriate protocols enabled in SQL Configuration Manager? My guess is they're not. Check that first.
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ssh: "Access denied by PAM account configuration" for one non-root user but not another

In my case I was renaming local CentOS 6 users, and forgot to rename them in /etc/shadow (who are password-less key-authenticated, didn't pop up in my mind), so the records for the new usernames were ...
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How can I use shared functions in a remote Powershell session?

This is a bit of an old topic, but all of the answers are more round-about than this. Import-Module .\Common.ps1 -Force # Now you can call common functions locally $commonFunctions = (Get-Command .\...
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ssh: "Access denied by PAM account configuration" for one non-root user but not another

Had the same error message. Shutted down the sshd and restarted it in debug mode /usr/sbin/sshd -ddd this indicated the reason: debug3: User autossh not allowed because account is locked ...
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Unable able to run remote Powershell using Active Directory

I had the same issue with couple of our environments and what worked was a firewall change. Apparently ADWS uses port 9389 which was not allowed from the server that was trying to remote ly administer ...
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Is using MySQL Workbench over the Internet safe?

The MySQL Reference Manual has a whole Chapter 6 for Security. First, you shouldn't allow connections from anywhere over the internet, but only from the known trusted hosts. While the user also have ...
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On windows server core, how can I copy file located in my local computer to the windows server?

The best way to copy file to Windows core is by using USB, and copy it. But you can use SCP protocol for remote copying, but first, you must enable SSH terminal. It is light, secure and only using ...
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Unable to connect to remote host: Connection refused

From your netstat output there is nothing listening on the port 5000 so connection is refused.
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Connect to remote minikube cluster using kubectl

There is no tool available. Way to remotely access minikube is to do SSH tunneling . 1- You need to be able to SSH from the Mac to the Ubuntu box. 2- Add appropriate SSH port forwarding flags.Run the ...
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mongoDB won't connect remotely

With mongoDB server version 3.6.4, Ubuntu 16.4.4 I solved this by setting the net section in /etc/mongod.conf like this: net: port: 27017 bindIpAll: true # bindIp: 127.0.0.1
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Best way to find the computer a user last logged on from?

ThatGraemeGuy, thanks for excellent script! I had to rewrite it in PowerShell, but it still works. $CompDN = "(&(objectCategory=computer)(objectClass=computer)(cn=$env:COMPUTERNAME))" $strCompDN =...
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VNC faster than Spice for remote access to KVM guest?

Ubuntu 12.04 is end of life, of course, but I do want to note that SPICE/QXL of that era was very early code, and on Ubuntu 12.04 in particular wasn't well integrated yet. They were still finding and ...
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Access local console via SSH

I know this is an old question, but here's some insights : Using "screen" is the way to go start by typing screen type your command press CTRL+A d (to exit the screen) this will detach the screen ...
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How to persist credentials in a remote Powershell session?

You can use Sysinternal's PsExec.exe if you don't want to use the Scheduled Task. Normally, when you start a PowerShell session, it runs in the services process (you can confirm this by running query ...
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How to get ILO IP address without a monitor?

Assuming your Linux system is functioning, you can install the iLO online configuration utility (hponcfg). You can use it to get the iLO's configuration or reconfigure it. The configuration is in XML ...
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Can Guacamole work behind NAT?

Short answer Guacamole probably won't help you with NAT.. Long answer As can be seen on Chapter 1. Implementation and architecture, the actual graphical session client is guacd which runs on the ...
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Enable non-admin remote access to IIS Manager

Non-admins can connect to a web site. But only administrators can connect to the server. Reference Here.
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