Setting up Hyper-V Replica on Windows 2012 in Workgroup Mode Using SSL Certificates

This guide is specifically for setting up Hyper-V Replica between two Windows 2012 (not Windows 2012 R2) servers in Workgroup mode (not joined to a domain) using SSL/HTTPS over port 443 (not PLAIN/HTTP over port 80) and focuses on the configuration of the SSL certificates. Note:┬áPrimaryServer is the server with the VM that we want […]

Copying files from one linux server to another via SSH

Ever wanted to copy files from one linux server to another, via SSH? Here’s the command: scp -P 22 -r /home/username/local-directory ip-or-hostname-of-remote-server:/home/username/remote-directory. scp = Secure Copy. -r = Recursive (copy the contents of the directory and the contents of any directories inside that directory). -P = (specifying the port number). 22 = The port number […]

VMware Server 1.0.9 on CentOS 5.3

The contents of this guide should work perfectly fine on a base (yes that’s base, not bare bones) only installation of either CentOS 32/64 bit or RHEL 5.3 32/64 bit. If you have any troubles, please do leave a comment and I’ll do my best to assist you. This guide assumes you are setting up […]

VMWare Server on CentOS 5

News Flash! -:- Newer Version of This Guide based on CentOS 5.3 (32/64bit) and VMware Server 1.0.9 Available Here So you just installed CentOS 5, as your host operating system for the latest version of VMware Server, 1.0.3. However, vmware-config.pl tells you it is missing something. libXtst.so.6 What is libXtst.so.6? Well, to keep a long […]