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Defending Against Spam Hosts



By: DamianMyerscough

January 27, 2009 11:50 am

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This script downloads a list of known malicious spamming hosts and denies them access to your server by using iptables.

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Securing Apache Web Server with mod_security 2.5.6



By: DamianMyerscough

August 29, 2008 9:41 am

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In this article we look at how to setup and configure mod_security 2.5.6 on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP2.

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Software RAID



By: DamianMyerscough

August 22, 2008 10:32 am

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In this article we are going to look at installing and configuring software RAID (Redundant Arrays of Inexpensive Disks) from the command line.

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Linux Command Line I



By: DamianMyerscough

August 8, 2008 1:09 pm

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In this article we will look at working with Linux from the command line. The tasks that will be covered in this document are; managing files and directories, finding files, getting help, redirecting I/O, and command chaining. This article is aimed at new users to the SUSE Linux Enterprise distribution.

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Categories: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, Technical Solutions

Linux Scheduling



By: DamianMyerscough

July 18, 2008 3:26 pm

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In this article we are going to look at how to schedule tasks using the at daemon and the cron daemon. We will also look into limiting which users can schedule tasks.

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Setting up a PXE Boot Server



By: DamianMyerscough

July 11, 2008 7:51 am

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Score:5

In this article we will look at how to setup and configure a PXE (Preboot Execution Environment) boot server. A PXE boot server can be very useful for a variety of tasks, e.g. Speed up the installation of a distribution because you don’t have to change the media around. When using a PXE boot server in conjunction with ‘AutoYaST’ you can have a fully automated installation of SUSE Enterprise Linux.

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Managing NTFS Partitions



By: DamianMyerscough

July 3, 2008 6:39 pm

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In this article we will look at how to manage NTFS partitions. You’ll learn how to mount NTFS partitions, have the partition automatically mounted at boot up, clone a NTFS partition, and more …

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DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol)



By: DamianMyerscough

June 27, 2008 1:55 pm

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Damian Myerscough shows you how to set up and configure a DHCP (Dynamic Host Control Protocol) server using SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1.

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Syslog-ng – SSH Logging



By: DamianMyerscough

June 26, 2008 4:06 pm

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Score:5

In SUSE Linux Enterprise Server you may have noticed that the SSH daemon logs are written to the /var/log/messages log file, this can be a little annoying because it makes spotting errors a little more tedious.

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MySQL Replication



By: DamianMyerscough

June 19, 2008 5:33 pm

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In this article we will look at configuring MySQL replication. The topics that we will cover are creating a database that will be replicated by a slave server, configuring a master server, configuring a slave server, and testing the server to make sure that replication is working correctly.

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