How to Set Up Network Profile Sharing/Single Sign Onview story

http://serverfault.com – I guess this would be the appropriate place to ask this sort of question. At university, our IT staff has set up network profiles, where you can use the same login credentials to gain access to any school-run computer terminal. (HowTos)

Is there a way to redirect the output of pv command to a file?view story

http://serverfault.com – I need to redirect the output of pv command to a file so i get read it's progress from another process. Or is it any other way i could do that? (HowTos)

How do I get Lotus Symphony 3.0 working?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have recently switched from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit.I did so under the impression that Lotus Symphony would function on this operating system. I have done about everything I can think of - including a force install of the i386 package, to trying dylan's symphony package found on OMGubuntu. Both of these did install it and bring up and agreement screen. (HowTos)

How to activate User after changing UID with usermod?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Logged in as root and I changed the UID of user 'carmen' via terminal-command usermod -u 502 carmen but now user 'carmen' doesn't show up anymore on the login-screen (where you can choose, which account to log in), you can only log in via terminal. What happened? Using Ubuntu 11.10 on a macbook. (HowTos)

How To Convert A Configured Ubuntu System To An Unlimited ISO?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Preface: My initial thought process/approach may totally be the wrong way to go about what I'm trying to accomplish, so please feel free to modify this post moderators. In my excitement of discovering how amazing Ubuntu is, I have been installing it on every computer I own, as well as installing and configuring it for friends and family. (HowTos)

Scripting IIS7 configuration for ISAPI DLLview story

http://serverfault.com – First, I'll humbly admit that A.) I'm a programmer and B.) I'm asking this for someone else so I have almost no first hand experience with what I'm asking. We would like to be able to write an installer to configure and start IIS 7 (if not already started), as well as load a custom programmed DLL. It takes following some fairly arduous instructions to just do it on one computer. (HowTos)

Do I need to refresh or restart anything after I add/update a crontab in Ubuntu Server 8.04?view story

http://serverfault.com – When you change something in Apache you need to reload or restart apache. Does anything need to be refreshed or restarted in Ubuntu Server 8.04 after I add/update the crontab? Thanks a bunch for your help. (HowTos)

Event ID 10020 on my DHCP Serverview story

http://serverfault.com – Every time I restart my server (Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise) the following DCHP events appear with the ID 10020 in my event log. (HowTos)

How to keep app running after log out of Terminal Services?view story

http://serverfault.com – I am trying to launch an application on a Windows 2003 server via logging into it remotely from my Windows 7 machine. When I log off of the server, I notice that it closes the application as well. Is there a way I can configure the server to keep my app running after I log out of the server? p.s. It is a GUI app and I have tried to configure it as a service but that isn't working as intended. (HowTos)

deja-dup for backups, Ubuntu One for file synch - question on plansview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm not sure if I understand correctly, so asking. I often forget to back up my laptop. USB drive not connected, or doing something else, or.... So, I decided to synch to Ubuntu One. On reading up, however, it looks like I want to go into Settings, enable backups, and backup once weekly to Ubuntu One. (HowTos)

pairing bluetooth device with fixed non-numeric keyview story

http://askubuntu.com – i want to use a bluetooth modem that has a fixed key with numbers AND letters. Unfortunately ubuntu allows me keys with numbers only. There is no way to change the key of the modem (hexadecimal serialnumber). How can I pair it with ubuntu 11.10? Carsten (HowTos)

graph performance monitor windows and linuxview story

http://serverfault.com – We are using munin to get graphs of our servers. (such as cpu load, IO, available disk space, etc) Munin gives us last 24h, last 7 days, last month and last year The good thing with munin is that it supports all kinds of clients, such as windows, linux and switches because it can monitor over snmp. However, we have a problem with the munin client for windows. (HowTos)