By: kryptikos

August 27, 2008 4:23 pm

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SLES 10 – Stop The Process of Mapping SAN Attached Storage LUNs First Over Local Storage

It never seems to fail. Business is being held up because of something on "your" end and your boss and his boss and the bean counters are all looking at you to fix the problem. You have a server…a SuSE Linux Enterprise Server of course…that is having a bout of quirky-ness and […]

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By: kryptikos

August 22, 2008 10:25 am

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Little Known Kernel Boot Options – Hardware Manipulation

Attention...this is a tip, and only a tip. Had this been a real AppNote or Article it would be filled with lots of additional verbage and fancy graphics. However since this is only a tip I'll do my best to keep it short and sweet...dishing out only the meat and potatoes. This tip […]

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By: kryptikos

May 30, 2008 9:15 am

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Accessing Files On A VMDK Without Booting The Virtual Machine

Virtualization is quite the hot topic these days. More companies and individuals in rapidly advancing numbers are deploying virtualized machines and services. In fact I no longer run a physical windows box. All of my systems are running on Linux and I have virtualized my Windows XP machine (keeping it only out of a pure […]

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By: kryptikos

April 18, 2008 2:01 pm

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Engaging The Juniper VPN SSL Client On A SUSE Box

Engaging The Juniper VPN SSL Client On A SUSE Box So they've done it again. You are cruising along using your most favorite VPN client when corporate up and decides it's time to upgrade to a new VPN solution. My company recently did this. With Juniper VPN SSL being the chosen client I was tagged […]

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By: kryptikos

March 24, 2008 10:05 am

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Solving Network Woes After Cloning A SLES 10 Virtual Machine From Template On VMware Virtual Infrastructure / ESX 3.5 Server

THE SKINNY So here I am reading all the latest tech magazines and boards watching how virtualization has quickly become the latest fad in the IT sector. Although IBM has been successfully implementing virtual machines since the 1960s, it has only recently become popular and advantageous to utilize virtualization on Intel/AMD based servers with the […]

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By: kryptikos

July 27, 2007 1:17 am

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8 CLI Tools that are Under-utilized, Sometimes Unknown, or Unappreciated and Yet Pack a Powerful Punch

8 CLI (That's Command Line Interface For You Windows Types) Tools That Are Under-utilized, Sometimes Unknown, Or Unappreciated And Yet Pack A Powerful Punch Editor's Note: This article received 7 5-star ratings while posted on the original Cool Solutions site. I watch a lot of the Linux boards and various distribution sites these days and […]

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