After reading lots of articles on sendmail relay tls port 587 gmail, still having problemsview story

http://serverfault.com – Environment is Amazon EC2, running Amazon Linux (Centos-like) with sendmail 8.14.4 and Cyrus sasl 2.1.23. The machine has an elastic IP address that is the target of a domain name, and reverse DNS is setup for it. MX record points at an external server, so the machine does not deal with any incoming internet email, only outgoing. (HowTos)

ulimit values not being remembered (Ubuntu 11.10)view story

http://www.unix.com – Hey all, long time since I've been here. I seem to be having some issues setting the ulimit value for the number of open files on Ubuntu 11.10 (it's an Amazon EC2 instance) I followed the proccess outlined on this site, by editing /etc/security/limits.conf and adding Code: * hard nofile 16000 root hard nofile 16000 and editing /etc/pam.d/common-session and placed at the end of the fi (HowTos)

Productivity Appsview story

http://androidforums.com – Hi everyone. I'm new to Android technology. I recently won a Kindle Fire in a contest. I was disappointed to learn that there are so many apps that are unavailable in the Amazon App store. I've been a used of the program Producteev on my Mac for over a year now. I really wanted to install it on my Fire. Alas, Amazon does not have it in their store. (General)

Amazon EC2 + EBS , is it financially smart for smaller startups?view story

http://serverfault.com – I am trying to consider where to host my website and I am really sold on Amazon web services but I can't really decide if this is the course I want to take because of pricing. (HowTos)

What's the fastest way to copy millions of files ( hundreds of GBs ) between Amazon EC2 Servers?view story

http://serverfault.com – I am running Linux on Amazon EC2 severs. I need to copy millions of files that total hundreds of gigabytes between two EC2 systems in the same availability zone. I don't need to sync directories, I just need to copy all the files in one directory over to an empty directory on the other machine. What is the fastest way to do this? Has anyone seen or run performance tests? rsync? scp? (HowTos)

Is there a tutorial for setting up OpenVPN on Amazon's EC2 running a Windows 2008 server?view story

http://serverfault.com – I have been looking for hours, for a way to set up an OpenVPN server on an Amazon EC2 instance that's running Windows Server 2008 R2. All of the tutorials I have found deal with EC2 Linux, Ubuntu, etc. And we have already bought a Windows Reserved instance, so switching is not an option. I have tried translating the commands, but since I am not well versed in Linux, this has been a challenge. (HowTos)

Flowplayer is an Open Source (GPL 3) video player for the web.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – Flowplayer is an Open Source (GPL 3) video player for the web. Use it to embed video streams into your web pages. Built for site owners, developers, hobbyists, businesses, and serious programmers. Flowplayer is a flash video player, just like YouTube player. Except that the founders claim it's a dramatically better alternative and they have the number to back up the statement. (HowTos)

[SOLVED] Amazon Instant Video Flash Plugin Crashview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Sniper061 wrote:Thanks for the help guys but I figured it out!Recently, Amazon switched over to using DRM in its recently sold videos.  The DRM they chose is kinda old and uses HAL to work.  (You read that right).I know that HAL is depreciated in the AUR but I was lucky in that I used to use it on this laptop and just never got around to cleaning it out.  So, a quick "sudo /etc (HowTos)

Ubuntu EC2 instance, changed root home directory and now unable to SSH inview story

http://serverfault.com – I have an Amazon EC2 instance runnung Ubuntu 11.10. In an attempt to do a quick fix of a problem I changed the home diretory for the ubuntu user in the /etc/passwd to /srv/www. (HowTos)

Is there a Linux HA software load balancer that serves HTTPS for multiple unrelated domain names but balances to a single web server cluster?view story

http://serverfault.com – I have a cloud-based (Amazon AWS, Rackspace, whatever) multi-tenant SaaS application, and I need to support HTTPS communications for multiple unrelated tenant domains. As an illustrative example, let's say our SaaS is available at: https://foo.com Tenants can access their tenant-specific UI and service endpoints via: https://tenantA.foo.com https://tenantB.foo.com ... This is easy to suppo (HowTos)