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by northpoint
2017/11/09 19:55:34
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Backing up my server question
Replies: 8
Views: 830

Re: Backing up my server question

As this is a production server, you should think carefully which files may be in use while you are copying them for backup. Are there contents ending up in a usable and meaningful state in your backup? A database server for example may not have yet flushed all the latest changes to the files when y...
by northpoint
2017/11/09 19:25:39
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Backing up my server question
Replies: 8
Views: 830

Re: Backing up my server question

Thank you very much for the replies, The backup tape will be stored off site. There will also be a rsynced backup to a separate raid5 on the server. So, I have that covered :) I first do an rsync to a directory on the raid5 device. Then that directory is written to tape. This insures that individual...
by northpoint
2017/11/09 17:01:52
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Backing up my server question
Replies: 8
Views: 830

Backing up my server question

Bit of a noob as far as 'best practices' goes. However, I have a couple of questions on backing up a production server I am building. Hardware: Dell T610 - AD and filesharing centos7.4 Dell Ultrium LT0-5 tape drive 1.5/3tb. VM - Windows7 pro Raid1 - Mirrored system Raid5 - Company data Right now I h...
by northpoint
2017/11/04 16:59:14
Forum: CentOS 7 - Networking Support
Topic: Centos7 - Samba 4.6.7 shares question
Replies: 2
Views: 888

Re: Centos7 - Samba 4.6.7 shares question [SOLVED]

What about adding browseable = yes I apologize for missing your response to this. I did finally figure it out. Samba running as a AD means you do not set permissions in the smb.conf file. The permissions are handled from the windows workstation connected to the AD with the appropriate credentials. ...
by northpoint
2017/10/30 18:52:03
Forum: CentOS 7 - Hardware Support
Topic: Failed drive?
Replies: 4
Views: 1704

Re: Failed drive?

To me it looks like the drive has not failed but reported bad sectors. As I remember, I have seen drives not fail but show bad sectors and I would replace the drive. They only get worse. :(
by northpoint
2017/10/29 20:34:22
Forum: CentOS 7 - Networking Support
Topic: Centos7 - Samba 4.6.7 shares question
Replies: 2
Views: 888

Centos7 - Samba 4.6.7 shares question

I have samba setup as a AD. I compiled from source as instructed by the wiki at samba for creating a AD. Everything is running fine except shares defined in the smb.conf file do not show up in windows 7. I have one share for testing - /mnt/data . new view on windows lists: https://s1.postimg.org/9rh...
by northpoint
2017/10/28 23:23:57
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Help Please - CentOS7 teamviewer no ctrl-alt-del to guest
Replies: 2
Views: 472

Re: Help Please - CentOS7 teamviewer no ctrl-alt-del to guest

Thank you for the reply. I will take it there.

Northpoint
by northpoint
2017/10/28 23:02:08
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Help Please - CentOS7 teamviewer no ctrl-alt-del to guest
Replies: 2
Views: 472

Help Please - CentOS7 teamviewer no ctrl-alt-del to guest

Hello. Im running centos7 with teamviewer 12 as a host and windows 7 64bit pro as a guest operating system using Virtualbox. I have encountered a weird issue that googling around hasnt really helped. The windows guest is setup to a domain but all my options for sending key codes are greyed out excep...
by northpoint
2017/10/22 02:10:39
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: Icewarp on Centos 7.x -- Anyone?
Replies: 1
Views: 619

Icewarp on Centos 7.x -- Anyone?

I apologize in advance if this is the wrong place for this but didnt see a general "Chat about Centos" forum. Has anyone here used Icewarp for a replacement of MS Exchange ? Im looking for opinions on it as I am considering it for a server replacement that will run CentOS and Icewarp. I have ran it ...

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