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How can I make check_nrpe wait for my remote script to finish executing?view story

http://serverfault.com – I have a python script that's being used as a plugin for NRPE. This script checks to see if a process if running on a virtual machine by doing an SSH one-liner with a "ps ax | grep process" attached. When executing the script manually, it works as expected and returns a single line of output for NRPE as well as a status based on whether or not the process is running. (HowTos)

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NTPDate runs three times at boot resulting in incorrect dateview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I am running Voyage Linux (a Debian-based distribution) and am having trouble getting the correct date. (HowTos)

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Restore databse to SQL server 2008 from SQL server 2005view story

http://serverfault.com – I need to restore my database to SQL server 2008. Currently we are having our database in SQL Server 2005 in one server. We need to take the back up of that database and move that database to SQL server 2008 in another server. I can find the steps to move 2008 to 2008 or 2008 to 2005. But i cant find any documents or guidelines to move 2005 to 2008. How i can i do this? (HowTos)

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Supercomputer: Linux dominaview story

http://www.oneopensource.it – Se nell’ambito “home” il sistema operativo del pinguino equipaggia un numero davvero esiguo di host (desktop, notebook, netbook), nelle rimanenti tipologie di computer e dispositivi elettronici d’ogni genere i numeri sono decisamente invertiti. Lo strapotere nel mobile, l’enorme e crescente diffusione su server (aziendali, web server, mail server, DNS server e via dis (Software)

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cscript - Invalid procedure call or argument when running a vbs fileview story

http://serverfault.com – I've been trying to use check_time.vbs to check the Windows time. Here's the script: http://pastebin.com/NfUrCAqU The help message could be display: C:\Program Files\NSClient++\scripts>cscript //NoLogo check_time.vbs /? check_time.vbs V1.01 Usage: cscript /NoLogo check_time.vbs serverlist warn crit [biggest] Options: serverlist (required): one or more server names, coma-separated warn (r (HowTos)

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How to: Active Directory Integration with Centrify DirectControl Express on Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot)view story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – {lang: 'en-GB'} Many Ubuntu users and Administrators struggle with Active Directory integration. One approach that folks are using is the free offerings from Centrify Express. Through the DirectManage Express or DirectControl Express downloads you can quickly and easily join a Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric) server or desktop to Active Directory. (HowTos)

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Server stops responding, can't find issue?view story

http://serverfault.com – I've had a pretty basic server up and running CentOS with webserver/database, and have noticed that it has locked up a few times in the middle of the night. (HowTos)

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How to set up internal routing between virtual interfaces and real ethernet interface (Linux)view story

http://serverfault.com – I have a Linux box with one real (as opposes to virtual, a.k.a. (HowTos)

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Disk Tuningview story

https://www.centos.org – I like advise on setting the physical extent size for a LVM physical volume.The hardware is a work group class machine (file server) HP ML150G5 with an Adaptec 3405 Raid configured as ... [by vikinggeek] (Distributions)

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How to list all running X applications?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'd like to get a list of all of the apps (across all users) on my machine that are talking to the X server. What's the most reliable way to do that? Find the socket X runs on and lsof for connections to it? I'm running both Linux and Solaris boxes, so I'd be interested in answers for both OS's. (HowTos)