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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a VirtualBox w2008r2 Domain Controller running on a Solaris 10 server. I have the time on the Virtual machine set to Default time sync (bios clock) and the Solaris server set to sync to
0 8,20 * * * /usr/sbin/ntpdate tick.usno.navy.mil tock.usno.navy.mil >> /tmp/ntp.log
My problem is... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: SIFT3R
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I've been using various versions of UNIX and Linux since 1993, and I've never run across one that showed your password as you type it in when you log in, or one that stored passwords in plain text rather than encrypted. I'm writing a script for work for a security audit, and two of the... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Anne Neville
currently, my samba login works just fine. i want my clients to use aix5.3 account to login to samba so they don't have to change samba pwd and aix pwd. i googled, and vi /usr/lib/smb.conf per some of knowledge base, but i could not get to work.
aix5.3 and samba 18.104.22.168
thanks in advace..... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tjmannonline
Hello to everyone,
We are trying to enable ldap authentication with pam_ldap and md5 passwords on a Solaris 10 system to an openldap server. If passwords are stored using crypt, everything works correctly. But if the password in openldap is in md5, then authentication fails.
We have installed... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: jfotop
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I currently use the ntpdate and date command to sync the internal clock source of my Solaris systems to the primary domain controller.
admin@myserver # ntpdate -d -u 192.168.???.???
14 Jan 17:42:02 ntpdate: ntpdate 3-5.93e+sun 03/06/05 23:16:45 (1.4)
transmit(192.168.???.???)... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jamba1
Ok, I have 4 production systems. There is one NTP server for all four systems. In each system there is one Solaris 10 box that points to that NTP server. All of the other machines in the system point to the Solaris 10 machine to get their time sync.
All four Solaris 10 machines have essentially... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: DeCoTwc
I ave a Prod,standby and DR server(All Sol 5.9) and i need to sync the Application running in prod,standby and DR. The Application vests in a filesystem(a directory) and syncing the directory would server my purpose.
I came across rsync utility and am planning to implement it. But... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Hari_Ganesh
Hi all....I have a Sun Ultra2 that I want to use with my PC monitor. I have purchased an adapter that does not work and I was told I need to change my video card setting (if I can) to Separate Sync.....my Monitor product number ends in 1343......I am running SunOS 5.7 ......anyone have any ideas?
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Discussion started by: psantinello
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i stumbled upon something that gave some nice instructions on how to convert FreeBSD passwords from md5 to blowfish. it was simple and straight forward and it worked.
i'm running samba on the machine.
now i know the tutorial i was following had something where a user's samba and machine... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: xyyz
VFS_AIO_FORK(8) System Administration tools VFS_AIO_FORK(8)
vfs_aio_fork - implement async I/O in Samba vfs
vfs objects = aio_fork
This VFS module is part of the samba(7) suite.
The aio_fork VFS module enables async I/O for Samba on platforms where the system level Posix AIO interface is insufficient. Posix AIO can
suffer from severe limitations. For example, on some Linux versions the real-time signals that it uses are broken under heavy load. Other
systems only allow AIO when special kernel modules are loaded or only allow a certain system-wide amount of async requests being scheduled.
Systems based on glibc (most Linux systems) only allow a single outstanding request per file descriptor.
To work around all these limitations, the aio_fork module was written. It uses forked helper processes instead of the internal Posix AIO
interface to create asynchronousity for read and write calls. It has no parameters, it will create helper processes when async requests
come in as needed. Idle helper processes will be removed every 30 seconds.
This module is stackable.
Straight forward use:
path = /data/ice
vfs objects = aio_fork
This man page is correct for version 4.0.0 of the Samba suite.
The original Samba software and related utilities were created by Andrew Tridgell. Samba is now developed by the Samba Team as an Open
Source project similar to the way the Linux kernel is developed.
Samba 4.0 06/17/2014 VFS_AIO_FORK(8)