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by waqaskhawaja
Sat Feb 20, 2010 4:00 am
Forum: Administration
Topic: Linux User Management and Permissions
Replies: 2
Views: 2517

Linux User Management and Permissions

I have configured apache and document root is /var/www/public_html. I want to have multiple ftp users access it. I need suggestions on how should I manage the groups. Do you think it would be a good idea for www-data:www-data to own the document root and then adding all users to group www-data so th...
by waqaskhawaja
Thu Oct 15, 2009 10:58 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: PTCL EDVO error on MAC OSX 10.6 Snow Leapord
Replies: 1
Views: 7769

PTCL EDVO error on MAC OSX 10.6 Snow Leapord

PTCL EDVO was running fine on Leopard 10.5.7 until I upgraded to 10.6 this morning. Now when I run the auto start utility, I get a braodband quit unexpectedly. Following are the details. Process: AutoOpen [339] Path: /Volumes/Mobile Connect/Broadband .app/Contents/MacOS/AutoOpen Identifier: com.appl...
by waqaskhawaja
Thu Oct 01, 2009 4:46 pm
Forum: Administration
Topic: FTP User Configuration - CentOS, Plesk 9
Replies: 0
Views: 2188

FTP User Configuration - CentOS, Plesk 9

I am running CentOS 5 with Plesk 9. I want to have a shared FTP place for all my users. I create a subdomain using Plesk and add users using the following command. useradd -u 10008 -o -d /var/www/vhosts/mydomain.com/subdomains/share/ftp -g psacln -s /bin/false waqas The users get read and write acce...
by waqaskhawaja
Wed Jul 16, 2008 6:56 pm
Forum: Administration
Topic: Apache logs not showing source IP
Replies: 7
Views: 4344

I have changed log level to info but the source IP is still missing.
by waqaskhawaja
Wed Jul 09, 2008 10:52 am
Forum: Administration
Topic: Apache logs not showing source IP
Replies: 7
Views: 4344

Apache logs not showing source IP

Extract from httpd.conf # ErrorLog: The location of the error log file. # If you do not specify an ErrorLog directive within a <VirtualHost> # container, error messages relating to that virtual host will be # logged here. If you *do* define an error logfile for a <VirtualHost> # container, that host...
by waqaskhawaja
Fri May 23, 2008 3:23 pm
Forum: Administration
Topic: Problem in printing on Ubuntu, CUPS with HP Printer
Replies: 1
Views: 2153

Problem in printing on Ubuntu, CUPS with HP Printer

I have installed CUPS on Ubuntu 8.04. My printer is HP Officejet K 7100. I get the following in syslog when I send a print. May 23 15:15:02 host kernel: [ 2155.455925] parport0: FIFO is stuck May 23 15:15:02 host kernel: [ 2155.495875] parport0: BUSY timeout (1) in compat_write_block_pio May 23 15:1...
by waqaskhawaja
Wed Oct 03, 2007 10:26 pm
Forum: Administration
Topic: vyqchat installation on ubuntu 7.04
Replies: 4
Views: 5281

Yes gcc is installed. It has something to do with qt probably.
by waqaskhawaja
Wed Oct 03, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: Administration
Topic: vyqchat installation on ubuntu 7.04
Replies: 4
Views: 5281

vyqchat installation on ubuntu 7.04

I am trying to install vyqchat on ubuntu 7.04 This is the output I receive after running ./configure checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr/bin/install -c checking whether build environment is sane... yes checking for gawk... gawk checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes checking for g++... ...
by waqaskhawaja
Wed Aug 08, 2007 3:38 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: Reminder Program
Replies: 3
Views: 7242

why don't you want to check once every five minutes? The reminder can be set for any time in hours and minutes. With dozens of users using the reminder option in a web application, querying (probably) hundreds of reminders every minute does not seem to be a good idea. i guess you could load the nex...
by waqaskhawaja
Tue Aug 07, 2007 7:43 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: Reminder Program
Replies: 3
Views: 7242

Reminder Program

Using MySql and Java, I have to write a program for reminders. A reminder's date and time could be set and then an alert to the user is displayed on the date and time that was set. How do I know that it is now time to alert the user? I do not want to check the reminders table every five minutes. Mos...
by waqaskhawaja
Sat Jul 28, 2007 11:05 am
Forum: Administration
Topic: WORTH of programming or Administration!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 23
Views: 21976

SysAdmins day. Also, read this.
by waqaskhawaja
Tue Jul 24, 2007 12:42 pm
Forum: Administration
Topic: Script for jboss
Replies: 0
Views: 2298

Script for jboss

I have a small script that I use to deploy a java application on a remote server running fedora core 4 and jboss-4.2.0.GA. #!/bin/bash #Step1: Change directory to subversion working copy. cd OCIS #Step2: Update to current revision svn update #Step3: Build Project ant #Step4: Remove any previous depl...
by waqaskhawaja
Mon Jul 16, 2007 1:41 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: Printer Installation on Ubuntu Server 7.04
Replies: 6
Views: 7697

Chaudhry sahib, get ready for some reading.
by waqaskhawaja
Sun Jun 03, 2007 12:00 am
Forum: Howto's & Tip n' Tricks
Topic: firefox, tabs and mouse
Replies: 4
Views: 12934

for gnome, ctrl + alt + d