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I have over 30 years experience in all phases of software development and delivery. I have administered a variety of midrange servers, and worked with systems from PCs to Mainframes.

Sep
17
comment IPv6 network is unreachable. until reboot
@TD_Nijboer If you have the original two as well as a new one, try removing the new one. I have found I often need to add or alter options when manually configuring IPv6. There is a option listed on the ip man page to force add a route that does not seem to be reachable. Default routing is normally done via an fe80:: address.
Sep
17
revised IPv6 network is unreachable. until reboot
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Sep
17
answered IPv6 network is unreachable. until reboot
Sep
10
awarded  Yearling
Aug
24
comment Configure DNSMASQ to use /etc/hosts file
@txwikinger Many options files are reread when dnsmasq receive a HUP signal. This includes both the /etc/hosts and /etc/ethers files. Restart times are fast enough, that it will be rare for clients to not get a response.
Apr
23
comment Disabling Bluetooth and IVP6 in Lubuntu 14.04 does not work
@user236378 The command not found message indicate that the program is either not installed, or is not on the search path. In this case it appears the missing command is sudo. Try running sudo -i to verify.
Apr
23
answered Disabling Bluetooth and IVP6 in Lubuntu 14.04 does not work
Apr
4
comment /etc/sysctl.conf doesn't persist after reboot
Does the file stay in place?
Apr
3
answered /etc/sysctl.conf doesn't persist after reboot
Mar
20
answered LAN but no WAN acess
Feb
25
answered /etc/network/interfaces configuration messed up
Feb
11
awarded  Caucus
Feb
6
comment How to setup SendMail with nginx
I use Exim which does honour /etc/mailname. I would expect the sendmail to support it, but it is possible the default configuration does not. dpkg-reconfigure would be the other way I would set the value. I have seen /etc/hosts used as well.
Feb
5
comment How to setup SendMail with nginx
I change it. You could also use rewrite rules on email being sent to the internet.
Feb
5
answered How to setup SendMail with nginx
Jan
8
revised How do I turn on SSL for test server?
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Jan
4
comment I made my partition too small
@Cyrus Adding new partitions has been documented elsewhere. From the description partitionmanager may be able to do the move for you. gparted is another solution, although I prefer to have multiple partitions.
Jan
4
revised I made my partition too small
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Jan
4
answered I made my partition too small
Nov
22
answered Need help installing Ubuntu from CD with no OS on the hard drive