By: preycor

October 9, 2009 1:27 am

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Registering and updating a SLES server through an authenticated proxy

In most corporate environments web proxies are implemented as part of an overall security requirement. When implementing a SLES server it is just as important, from a security standpoint, to keep the server patched up to date. Being able to set the server to register and update from the command line did not seem possible […]

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By: preycor

June 25, 2009 10:24 am

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Installing NAM on Secure SLES

If you've set your SLES Server Permissions to be "Secure" instead of the default "Easy" (in the local security menu) you may find that installing and running the Access Manager components are a bit troublesome due to some flaws in the installation routines. Doing a little directory permissions preparation sorts it out for […]

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By: preycor

March 23, 2007 2:33 pm

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Cool Wiki: SLES Performance Tuning

Any operations environment using SLES or OES has an interest in optimizing it to ensure that it delivers everything it can based on the hardware it's running. This is especially important in high performance or virtualized environments. I've started a page where information and references can be collected to make it easier for administrators to […]

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By: preycor

March 23, 2007 11:35 am

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Cool Wiki: SLES 10 VMware Tips

Many of us have started using VMware and other virtualization technologies for lab testing and production environments. There are many best practices published all over the place regarding how to setup virtualization hosts and guests in order to optimize their usage. I've started a page in the Novell Wiki to act as a collecting point […]

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