OSX Lion SFTP Chrootview story

http://serverfault.com – I am looking to allow my SFTP users on my OSX Lion box to be chrooted so they cannot see anything else. I know about the usual changes in the sshd_config that match the user and set the chroot directory. My issue is that the users cannot write to the set chroot directory. Has anyone has done this and can shed a light on how they did it? (HowTos)

Difference between Emacs metapackage and Emacsview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have the following sources enabled: main, universe, restricted and multiverse. On Ubuntu Software Center on 11.10 I see two packages for Emacs: The GNU Emacs editor (metapackage) The GNU Emacs editor What is the difference between metapackage version and non-metapackage one? By the way, this thread What differences are there between the various version of Emacs available? (HowTos)

Why is my Nexus 5548UP not adding ARP entries for the trunk to a 2960S?view story

http://serverfault.com – I have a Nexus 5548UP trunked to a Catalyst 2960S. I have verified that spanning tree is working. (HowTos)

password and ip restriction in htaccessview story

http://serverfault.com – I am learning how to use htaccess. First I want to try how to set up username and password for the following directory ~/public_html/55/m: ~/public_html/55/m$ ls -la total 24 drwxr-xr-x 2 tim Domain^Users 4096 2011-12-16 21:39 . drwxr-xr-x 3 tim Domain^Users 4096 2011-12-16 21:42 .. -rwxr-xr-x 1 tim Domain^Users 271 2011-12-16 21:26 .htaccess -rwxr-xr-x 1 tim Domain^Users 8 2011-12-16 21:39 (HowTos)

git push over smart HTTP fails with 403view story

http://serverfault.com – This has been driving me nuts. I'm running git 1.7.8.rc4 with Apache/2.2.14 on Lucid Ubuntu, and set up LDAP authentication. (HowTos)

Using PCRE 8.20 with Nginx 1.0.11 and Passengerview story

http://serverfault.com – I downloaded and extracted the nginx source to ~/nginx-1.0.11, then downloaded PCRE 8.20 directly since the latest version of the Passenger installer can't download it automatically. I did the typical ./configure, make, sudo make install for PCRE which put it in /usr/local/lib by default. So far so good. (HowTos)

vpn tunnel ipsec-toolsview story

http://serverfault.com – I want to make a vpn tunnel using ipsec-tools. When I am starting racoon I am getting this error: racoon: ERROR: failed to bind to address my_public_address[500] (Cannot assign requested address). In /etc/racoon/racoon.conf file I got this isakmp my_public_address [500]; Can anyone help? Thanks, Zule (HowTos)

How do I evaluate a class not on every puppet run?view story

http://serverfault.com – I would like to have a method that only evaluates a particular class once a day at a specific time. Right now I am running my puppet agent from the cron, but I would like to change it to either run as a daemon, or run more frequently. The barrier with increasing the frequency is that there is one class that takes about 4 minutes to process, and doesn't need to happen very often. (HowTos)

Postfix has high load with smtp connectionsview story

http://serverfault.com – I have a client who has been allocated 20 ip's specifically for mailing newsletters, alerts, etc. Typically, the amount of mail sent per day to users is around 1 million although it can peak at around 2 million, and not spread out evenly. I assured the client 20 ip's on 1 system would suffice since I knew postfix could run multiple instances. (HowTos)

How can I use the windows command alt+225 on ubuntu?view story

http://askubuntu.com – On Windows, the key combination alt+255 creates a blank space. How can I achieve this on Ubuntu? (HowTos)