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Benefits of Heroku Postgres

Heroku Postgres seems like a nice service, that eases the pain of database management. Personally I have no experience in managing DB clusters, so that's why I like the service very much. However, I was wondering if anyone could provide some experiences with the service, and if the steep price ....

Hazel Hazel: 02 February 2022

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Why does Response.Redirect does not take direct the browser to the correct domain?

I asked the below question on StackOverflow, and the recommendation was to ask this question in this forum. I have a web application that is hosted on 2 different web servers and a server farm is configured to load balance requests to those 2 different server. All servers are running ....

Alice Alice: 02 February 2022

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How do you calculate ROI for a new product or service offering?

Ok so you have an idea to launch a new product to help you reduce your service desk call. Maybe it is a Employee Password Reset System, a Knowledge Base, or even a tech support chat bot. What are items due you use for calculating your ROI and proving to ....

Charlie Charlie: 02 February 2022

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.htaccess - complicated conditions

I've been trying to wrap my head around .htaccess for most of the weekend, but I keep stumbling; I can get the server to work with one set of rules, but no more than one at a time. My application is made up of several pages: The Homepage pulls in ....

Mateo Mateo: 02 February 2022

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SVN Server not responding

I've been bashing my head against a wall with this one all day and I would greatly appreciate a few more eyes on the problem at hand. We have an in-house SVN Server that contains all live and development code for our website. Our live server can connect to this ....

James James: 02 February 2022

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Unlocking used LWAPP (Cisco 1130AG)

I just purchased a used AP, and it turns out it's configured as an LWAPP. I know I can correct this easily, however I cannot get the unit to default its existing configuration. I've tried to power it up holding the button for ten seconds, and it still boots into ....

Delilah Delilah: 02 February 2022

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Mechanical versus electrical PCI-Express on PowerEdge R515

Can somebody clarify my understanding of this mechanical versus electrical for the PCI-Express expansion slots in a Dell PowerEdge R515: http://picpaste.com/R515-rWjduw1e.png What I assume this means is that whilst the physical slot is x8 (and can therefore accommodate x1, x4 and x8 cards), only half the "wires" are connected. So ....

Evelyn Evelyn: 02 February 2022

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Receiving incoming traffic without external IP and port forwarding

I have a virtual machine in the datacenter with an external IP. I can connect via SSH to this virtual machine from my desktop, but this virtual machine has no way of accessing any ports on my desktop. Is there any I can make virtual-machine-ip:1234 forward traffic to desktop:1234? I ....

Waylon Waylon: 02 February 2022

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sshd issue (maybe ChallengeResponseAuthentication or 'unknown key type' related)

After adding a new user and his pub key to ~/.ssh/authorized_keys, I couldn't ssh to my slice (Permission denied (publickey)). So I changed (in /etc/ssh/sshd_config) ChallengeResponseAuthentication from no to yes and added him to AllowUsers. Then, after trying to ssh: Connection closed by my.IP.here So I changed ChallengeResponseAuthentication back to ....

Santiago Santiago: 02 February 2022

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Backing up cpanel files in home dir. What issues may arise?

I'm doing an rsync backup of my home directory on my web host. My webhost uses cpanel and I noticed that there are some cpanel directories in my home directory that I'm backing up. Is this going to cause issues if I ever do a restore? Will it revert my ....

Aaliyah Aaliyah: 02 February 2022