Serving images with IIS 7.5view story

http://serverfault.com – My website has quite a lot (>1M) of different image files. I have separate subdomain for images. I do not need asp.net for them so I set it not to use .net framework. Maximum working processes is set to 50. Logging is disabled. Queue length is 10000. (HowTos)

Lubuntu does not render font accuratelyview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm experiencing a weird bug, which I don't see to be able to track down to anything in particular.... Sometimes, Lubuntu won't display entirely a letter or two of the font used system-wide. I attached a screenshot of the last occurrence of the problem, where the affected letter is t. Any idea on what is causing it? (HowTos)

Is there such a thing as a wireless access point that isn't also a client?view story

http://serverfault.com – I come across a lot of technical literature that talks about a device being a "wireless access point/client/bridge", or "AP/client/repeater", or "AP/Client". I understand that bridging and repeating functions are not always available for every device. But is there such a thing as a wireless access point that doesn't also serve as a client? (HowTos)

Set php environment variable for cron via Plesk admin interfaceview story

http://serverfault.com – Within our application we make use of a environment variable named SERVER_ENV that is used to set whether we are in a production or development environment. This is set through the httpd.conf file for apache. (HowTos)

Problem with Intel 82830 card on Ubuntu 10.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – I just installed Ubuntu 10.04.3 on Fujitsu Siemens Lifebook. LSPCI shows that Video Card is Intel 82830 I cannot run GDM, system shows error: "(EE) intel(0): sil164 not detectedgot 5: from DVOI2C_E Slave 112." I added "i915.modeset=0" to Grub2 configuration file but it doesn't helped. Any idea what else to do? (HowTos)

Use VirtualBox without ISO?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have Windows 7 and Ubuntu installed on my computer (dual booting). I want to use the Zune software in Windows 7, but seeing as that is the only reason I need it, I want to use Virtalbox. However, my computer didn't come with a CD/ISO for Windows 7, so I'm not sure how I would go about getting Virtalbox to boot into Windows 7. Please help me out! (HowTos)

How do I enable the Indian Rupee sign in Natty?view story

http://askubuntu.com – The new Indian Rupee sign, Unicode 20B9, is supposed to have been introduced in Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick. It is already the default currency symbol for the English (India) (en_IN) locale in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric. However, in Natty the default currency symbol, as displayed in the GNOME Regional Formats window, is still the older generic Rupee sign, Rs, Unicode 20A8. (HowTos)

Why wont yast save Main Host settings?view story

http://serverfault.com – I'm using openSUSE 12.1 and am trying to configure apache through Yast -> Network Services -> HTTP Server -> Main Host but any change I make is not saved. I've run yast as root and the file permissions for default-server.conf is root:root. I can make changes in the Hosts section and changes are successfully saved in vhosts.d. Thanks (HowTos)

How to join two tables with max value not greater than another value of columnview story

http://serverfault.com – Apologies for the confusing question title, but I'm not exactly sure how to describe the issue at hand. I have two tables in Oracle 9i: Pricing ------- SKU ApplicableTime CostPerUnit Inventory --------- SKU LastUpdatedTime NumberOfUnits Pricing contains incremental updates to the costs of each particular SKU item, at a specific Unix time. (HowTos)

Resolving a prolonged DDoSview story

http://serverfault.com – I've been totally unable to use my server for the last couple of days. I've been contacting the owners of the IP's who are attacking me but its an uphill battle. (HowTos)

install and configure Apt-Cacher NG in iubuntuview story

http://askubuntu.com – Install configure Apt-Cacher NG in LAN for updating multiple version Ubuntu 10.04,11.04 and 11.10 Make single update server for different Ubuntu OS (HowTos)

Bash script won't release for Jenkins when calling subscriptview story

http://serverfault.com – I have a script that calls a subscript and attempts to release/disown this script so that Jenkins calling the script can complete successfully. It seems to release the script on the command line, so I can log out or execute other scripts when on the command line (SSH), but Jenkins hangs waiting for the released script to finish. (HowTos)