How to Join a Debian Linux Server to a Windows Domain

This content is 2 years old.I’ve added a few servers to a test Windows domain and some of those servers include Debian Linux operating systems. Here are the basic steps on joining a Debian server to Windows Active Directory Domain and setting up domain user login on the Linux server. I assume you have an … Read moreHow to Join a Debian Linux Server to a Windows Domain

Mixing Stable, Unstable, Testing and Experimental Packages in Debian

This content is 2 years old.This is a very useful article from ServerFault on installing mixed packages in Debian. Many people seem to be afraid of mixing stable with testing, but frankly, testing is fairly stable in its own right, and with proper preferences and solution checking, you can avoid the stability drift that puts … Read moreMixing Stable, Unstable, Testing and Experimental Packages in Debian

Observium Notes

This content is 2 years old.A few notes on my Observium setup on a Debian 8 Jessie system. All configuration options and details can be found at the Observium documentation page. Bad Interfaces These entries are in /opt/observium/config.php $config[‘bad_if’][] = voip-null; $config[‘bad_if’][] = virtual-; $config[‘bad_if_regexp’][] = /serial[0-9]:/; $config[‘bad_if’][] = loopback; $config[‘bad_if’][] = lo; $config[‘bad_if’][] = … Read moreObservium Notes

ManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus MSP – Bind to Specific IP

This content is 3 years old.I’m testing out ManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus MSP and trying to get it to bind to a specific IP address on my Linux server to no avail. Documentation from 2005, 2008, 2011 and 2014 all indicate to modify server/default/conf/TrayIconInfo.xml and add the following changes: <SDP-PROPERTIES RequestScheme=”http” WebPort=”80″ ipToBind=”ww.xx.yy.zz”/> <ADDITIONALPARAMS ParamName=”ipToBind” ParamValue=”-bww.xx.yy.zz”/> … Read moreManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus MSP – Bind to Specific IP