DCOM was unable to communicate with the computer xxx using any of the configured protocolsview story

http://serverfault.com – I want to figure out why these event message is coming all the time. It comes from different computers and even the computers aren't turned on. All are connected with a SBS 2008. We have printers from HP in house and the server is a HP ProLiant ML350. Only TCP/IP is in the list for default protocols of component services. But why is this error ocurring? How can I find it out? (HowTos)

RedHat Cluster Suite And Conga - Linux Clusteringview story

http://www.howtoforge.com – RedHat Cluster Suite And Conga - Linux Clustering This how to describes an easy step by step installation of the RedHat Cluster Suite on three CentOS nodes and prepare them as nodes of a cluster. You will also install the Management suite which is web based and is known as Conga. (HowTos)

how to create a loop in an if statementview story

http://www.unix.com – Hey guys, Code: a=`cat abc | wc -l` b=`cat def | wc -l`   if $a== $b then echo "a" else echo "b" fi I want the if condition to retry itself , untill a==b. I can't use goto statemt. Please help. Thanx in advance. Moderator's Comments: Please use next time code (HowTos)

Unity dash completely empty all of a sudden. Howto fix?view story

http://askubuntu.com – When I open my dash in unity (Ubuntu 11.10 upgraded from 11.04), it looks completely fine. Once I start typing though, all entries vanish and the dash is completely empty. It worked fine yesterday. Any ideas how to fix that? Can't think of anything, I changed. Here are some screens: Edit: Of course I tried this to no effect: sudo apt-get purge unity && sudo apt-get install unity (HowTos)

Ubuntu server preseed partitioning error: No root filesystemview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am trying to perform automatic installation of Ubuntu server (11.10). My partitioning recipe is here: d-i partman-auto/disk string /dev/sda d-i partman-auto/method string lvm d-i partman-lvm/device_remove_lvm boolean true d-i partman-lvm/device_remove_lvm_span boolean true d-i partman-auto/purge_lvm_from_device boolean true d-i partman-auto-lvm/new_vg_name string vg00 d-i partman-auto-lvm/guide (HowTos)

stat command filesize reporting on busyboxview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm trying to write a shell script in busybox to check the filesize of a file. Having read that stat is more reliable then ls, I decided to use that, but somehow when using the following command: stat -c %s filename I get the following output: 559795. (HowTos)

linux + run script on other shell because script stuck - not return to linux promptview story

http://serverfault.com – In my Linux machine I have binary script (called transferNames.bin ) The problem is that when I run transferNames.bin with & script stuck and not returns to Linux prompt “#”, even if I wait 1 day or more ( so I cant continue work on my Linux because its stuck ) Example: [root@linux1 tmp]# ./transferNames.bin & Transferring.. also diff way: [root@linux1 tmp]# (HowTos)

Rationale for maximum memory sizeview story

http://serverfault.com – I recently purchased a Dell N5110. It's described as having a maximum memory of 2x4Gb. What is the reason for the maximum module size of 4Gb? Is it impossible to manufacture DDR PC3-10600 with more than 4Gb addressable (i.e. the standard limits it)? Is it that they just haven't started making them, yet, so manufacturers only offer what's available? (HowTos)

Difference between gawk vs. awkview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Trying to understand the differences between the two functions gawk vs. awk? When would one use gawk vs awk? Or are they the same in terms of usage? Also, could one provide an example? (HowTos)

No screen display - NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT driver issue?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Installed Ubuntu 11.10 on a Gateway GT 5628 with a NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT graphics processor. Was working fine until I attempted to update the driver; now, after boot I get a blank/black screen. How can I revert back to the unrestricted driver from a terminal? (HowTos)

Windows 7 Printer Installation Loopview story

http://serverfault.com – I've installed a new printer in one my client server running Windows Server 2008 R2 configured the logon script to run at every login making it able to connect to every user whoever logs in. (HowTos)

VSFTPD Unable to set write permissions on folderview story

http://serverfault.com – I've just set up my first FTP server with VSFTPD on cent os . I can connect to it fine using a user in the group ftp-users but I get read only access . I've tried several different CHMOD codes on the folder (even 777) all to no avail . (HowTos)