Sometimes the diradmin account or some other admin account’s password becomes corrupted resulting in you unable to log into the Open Directory with admin rights. To reset the password to fix the corruption run the following commands: sudo mkpassdb -setpassword 0x484f162b4b8b45670000000200000002 where the long hex string is the <slot id> for the diradmin account. You […]
A Splunk server I installed was configured such that it could only communicate with hosts within the corporate network so it did not have direct internet access. This posed a problem when trying to use the “Browse Splunkbase” option in the Splunk administrator web interface. I also could not use the “iplocation” data-processing command. This […]
trixbox is a line of Asterisk-based IP-PBX products designed to meet the needs of companies from 2 to 500 employees. trixbox is available in a free open source Community Edition. If you are experimenting with trixbox at home, then you are probably in the situation where you have trixbox running on your home network which […]
How to Backup a MySQL Database With mysqldump mysqldump -u userNameWithPrivileges -p databaseName > outputFileName.sql How to Restore a mysqldump Backup mysql -u userNameWithPrivileges -p database < outputFileName.sql * Replace “userNameWithPrivileges” with the username of a MySQL account that can read/write to the database being backed up / restored.