Integrate Linux with Active Directory using Samba, Winbind, and Kerberos Moment of truth: Join the domain. Once the /etc/samba/smb.conf file is properly edited, enter the following at the shell: testparm It gives you the rundown of your samba config file, and will let you know if something is wrong. If all is well, it's time to start the smb and winbind services, like so: (depending on *nix flavor)
How To Integrate Samba (File Sharing) Using Active Directory For Authentication This tutorial explains how to install a Gentoo samba server and how to share folders with ActiveDirectory permissions. Preparation Active Directory should already be implemented and working.
CentOS LVM Resize • [ How2CentOS ] Since the release of CentOS 5.5 we noticed that the default CentOS install assigns a considerable amount of its available storage space to Swap. If you don’t catch this during the installation don’t worry, Logical Volume Manager or LVM will rectify this post install. LVM is a logical volume manager for the Linux kernel; it manages disk drives and similar mass-storage devices, in particular large ones. The term “volume” refers to a disk drive or partition thereof. Before we start just some general housekeeping.
From LXF Wiki (Originally written for Linux Format issue 58, October 2004) Increase your guru points and apply these cunning hacks to boost performance, secure your system and increase productivity - or fun! One of the great things about Linux is that there's usually more than one way to do something. Chances are, the way you are doing a particular task right now isn't necessarily the best way either. This collection of hacks is the result of a lot of effort: some are functional, some are fun, but they are all cool!
Contents OverviewPreface •People •Mailing Lists and Bug Reporting •Development Status •Copying •AcknowledgementsInstallation •Downloading Unison •Running Unison •Upgrading •Building Unison from Scratch Unix Mac OS X Windows Installation OptionsTutorial •Preliminaries •Local Usage •Remote Usage •Remote Shell Method •Socket Method •Using Unison for All Your Files •Using Unison to Synchronize More Than Two Machines •Going FurtherBasic Concepts •Roots •Paths •What is an Update? •What is a Conflict? www.cis.upenn.edu/~bcpierce/unison/download/releases/stable/unison-manual.html
Have you wondered why certain programs are located under /bin, or /sbin, or /usr/bin, or /usr/sbin? For example, less command is located under /usr/bin directory. Why not /bin, or /sbin, or /usr/sbin? What is the different between all these directories?
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