July 2011

This isn’t going to be detailed… Get PsExec from SysInternals (http://live.sysinternals.com/psexec.exe) psexec remoteComputerName cmd /c netsh firewall set service RemoteAdmin This runs the “netsh” command on the remote system to enable RemoteAdmin through firewall.  I ran into this problem when I couldn’t run the netsh from a 2003 box to control the XP remote system. …

Read More Enable XP Remote Administration through Firewall

This is just craziness.  I suppose I should just reboot?  =]  This is on Windows 7 Professional 32bit SP1.  *scratches head*   Update [7/18/2011] I found what the problem was — stupid me. I left verifier running on cmd.exe. Disabled it and voila, things work – as expected.

Read More Strange Error

I spent a better part of Thursday doing a fresh install of Debian GNU/Linux along with MailScanner, SpamAssassin, ClamAV and Baruwa web interface for MailScanner.  I also have MailWatch 1.0.5 setup and installed side-by-side with Baruwa. Below is the web interface to MailScanner (http://www.baruwa.org/) which allows for adding Users and Domains. Postfix version 2.7.1-1+squeeze1 MailScanner…

Read More Postfix, MailScanner, SpamAssassin, ClamAV and Baruwa — Oh My!

This one-liner (source): I found this batch script/command on ServerFault *I think*. Very cool little one-liner trick. @for %%e in (%PATHEXT%) do @for %%i in (%1%%e) do @if NOT “%%~$PATH:i”==”” echo %%~$PATH:i Example usage: C:\Users\Rich\Desktop>whereis cmd C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe C:\Users\Rich\Desktop>whereis shutdown C:\Windows\System32\shutdown.exe C:\Users\Rich\Desktop>whereis putty Update: July 21, 2011 So, I discovered: “where” built-in to Windows… Description: Displays…

Read More A Windows “whereis” Command