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Working mainly with Solaris and Linux.

System administration!


Jul
23
revised Keeps on getting message files are identical using find
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Jul
23
answered Keeps on getting message files are identical using find
Jul
22
comment How to make dual boot live dvd
first hit on google: webupd8.org/2010/12/…
Jul
19
comment How can I install latest VLC player in cent os 6.4?
a simple visit to VLC site answers your question ... you need to add the repo or download the rpm and then install with yum localinstal "rpmfile"
Jul
19
comment Execute remote programs and completely detaching it
don't understand much, but ... have you check firewall? if that is based on Centos, I believe it might have selinux. Is it enabled? did you chek /var/log/messages for errors?
Jul
18
comment Uncover sudoer user with root privileges which ran command X?
you might if you audit enabled in the system, instead of allowing them to sudo su, you could just allow them to run commands as root, although envolves a lot of work if the amount of commands is big.
Jul
18
revised Rename directory from within directory?
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Jul
18
comment Rename directory from within directory?
you can still work, but pwd command will not show the correct path, for that you need to reenter the directory.
Jul
18
answered Rename directory from within directory?
Jul
17
comment Not possible to recover or delete file in a ext4 filesystem
backup your data ( assuming that you still can) and run a fsck on the disk.
Jul
17
answered Relationship among runlevels and virtual terminals (TTY)
Jul
17
comment Formating Mail Body data into html table format
in addition to what EightBitTony mentioned. It seems want to send the mail in html, when you say tabular do you mean convert the file to html table? Or do you mean list of values separated by tabs?
Jul
16
answered Recover Linux ext4 partition formatted to hfs+
Jul
16
comment issue installing fedora 19
resize one partition, you don't install linux on windows filesystem ( unless under a vm AFAIK ).
Jul
12
answered How to execute more than one command in a newly opened terminal?
Jul
11
answered Cannot install PHP packages in CentOS
Jul
10
comment Enabling Compiz-Fusion in Fedora 19
check /var/log/messages, try to get the error that happens with for example compiz --replace >> logfile 2>&1 .
Jul
10
comment Cannot install PHP packages in CentOS
do you have the repos enabled? grep -E "name|enabled" /etc/yum.repos.d/*
Jul
10
comment Enabling Compiz-Fusion in Fedora 19
have you checked the logs to see why it is crashing?
Jul
9
comment How to password-protect a script on Linux?
guess I got lucky with sudoedit without breaking it, updated answer. thanks