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Samba connectivity

For what seems like forever, I’ve been trying to get Linux workstations and servers to communicate and share files via Samba.  We won’t get into the complete lack of coherent management tools for Samba.  I digress. The Windows clients could … Continue reading

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WordPress password reset

I was just at the codex.wordpress.com wordpress support site about manually resetting a password.  They had some long drawn out procedure involving a text file and the md5 command to create the md5 sum of a password in the file.  … Continue reading

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Ubuntu, postfix, saslauthd

Well it’s taken me days to find the solution to get postfix, saslauthd to work with a remote imap server. It turns out that the key is saslauthd runs chrooted and needs to look for it’s socket file in the … Continue reading

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Sharepoint Services Errors

Had a whole host of errors while working with a new Sharepoint Server installation.  I’m using Sharepoint 2010.  I couldn’t add document libraries to subsites.  I couldn’t update information in a datasheet view of a custom list.  I would get … Continue reading

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Apache and webdav

I’ve been working on getting webdav enabled on my webservers at xyonet.com. It’s been a bit of an adventure. My brother is a developer working from a Mac. He’s been having trouble reading the source of PHP files. I’ve looked … Continue reading

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Windows 7 can’t connect to Windows Server 2003 printer share

Connect a Windows 7/Visa 64 bit client to a Windows Server 2003 32 bit printer share. Continue reading

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Welcome

This is the first post to curtis.maurand.com.  This will be a place for my rantings as well as little technical tidbits that I find.  Sometimes I get political.  I haven’t decided on allowing comment, yet.  I may or may not.

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