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Updating VMware Server Serial Number

How to update a linux VMware servers serial number from a windows VMware console. Get the serial number from http://www.vmware.com Open up the VMware Server Console on...

Setting up VMware Server on Linux

Instructions on how to setup VMware server on linux and access it from a windows machine. Pre-Setup Download VMware server rpm for Linux from http://www.vmware.com and register for...

Creating a new linux file system

Creating a ext3 file system on a new USB disk. Partition Table # /sbin/fdisk /dev/sdc The number of cylinders for this disk is set to 60801. There is...

Copying directories between file systems

Copying files from one directory to another using find and cpio. cd /old_file_system/ find . -print -depth | cpio -pamVd /new_file_system/

Link down on RedHat Linux 3

On RedHat Enterprise 3 Linux on VMWare each interface link is always down. The following needs to be added to all the ifcfg-eth in /etc/sysconfig/networking-scripts/ check_link_down()...

No output from the Console when connecting to a Server running on Linux

The problem is that the vmx file is not executable.  Go to the VM directory and run: chmod 755 *.vmx Then restart the vmware server, output...

Syslogd Stops working after installing VMWare Server

Seems that VMWare server adds a new service to the /etc/service file.  If you have SELinux running the file's security context changes. To fix run: /sbin/restorecon...

Mounting ISO in Linux

To mount an ISO file in linux so it turns up as a directory structure do the following: mount -o loop -t iso9660 filename.iso /mnt/iso Simple...

Installing Java on Fedora Core 3 using JDK 1.4.2

Excellent Howto for setting up Tomcat5 from jpackage.org on RedHat Fedora Core3. http://www.mksearch.mkdoc.org/howto/jpackage-sun-fc3/ But required JDK 1.4.2 to be used in place of 1.5 Downloaded http://mirrors.sunsite.dk/jpackage/1.6/generic/non-free/SRPMS/java-1.4.2-sun-1.4.2.07-1jpp.nosrc.rpm  rpm -Uvh java-1.4.2-sun-1.4.2.07-1jpp.nosrc.rpm Download...

Setting up sshd for Public Key Authentication

To create key only authentication the users public key needs to be put on the server in their home directory under .ssh/authorizated_keys. Create the users...

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