Ubuntu Reset admin passwd?

I need to reset my admin password since I've forgotten it, but Le Catch 22 seems to be that one needs to know it to reset it. I know my regular password. Here's the catch: is there any way to do this without resorting to the pre-boot reset? My laptop monitor is mostly kaput, and my main monitor does ...

changing admin passwd

There is something seems strange to me that when i change the administrator password of the machine, sql server is not starting due to the problems of network.Anf forcing me to use the password that i give at the setup of win2000.Why does it occur and what do I have to do? ...

Ubuntu Sudo Admin passwd problem

all, so i am testing ubuntu in virtual machine and i like it. But i have one annoying problem - whenever i use sudo and it requests a password, any key press is like ignored and no symbols appear. What should i do? ...

Oracle How to change parameter information in $APPL_TOP/admin/appltop.cer

After applied AD.I.7(7429248), executed adjkey to recreate digital certification.However, parameter information(common name, organization etc.) in $APPL_TOP/admin/appltop.cer did not get changed.$APPL_TOP/admin/adsign.txt --> Changed$APPL_TOP/admin/adkeystore.dat --> Newly created$APPL_TOP/a ...

Changing Network Admin Password

I want to change the network administrators password. Our setup uses a Primary DC and Backup DC and is connected to various switches.By changing the network admin passwd, am I going to cause a problem that I should be aware of. ...

weird htaccess / passwd crossover

guys, great site.I'm having a strange issue with the password dialogues for linux password protected folders.One folder called admin is protected with .htaccessAuthType BasicAuthName "Admin Console"AuthUserFile "/root/to/admin/passwd"require valid-userand .htpasswds/... as approp ...

writing multiple form fields to a txt file

I am looking to add an event RSVP page to my website, and I think the easiest way for me is to add data from a form to a txt file. Right now I have a mailing list sign up that uses this code:<h3><form action="addmaillist.php" method="post"><div align="center ...

A simple authentication mechanism

I've noticed a few threads where people are asking about creating an auth script or help with one they've created. So i thought this may help some people...passwd.txt:admin|password1elfyn|password2guest|passwordsimple_auth.php:<?php/*Read in the user's file (passwd.txt).*/$usertmp = file("pa ...

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I still can't get a working grasp on how fopen() works... I'm trying to implement it into the code at the bottom of the page, and I can't seem to get it to work. The first part marked troubled also needs help; any help of which you can offer would be highly appriciated - I've been trying to get fope ...

Oracle 10g statspack

I am planning to install the statspack in Oracle 10g server, according to docs from "oracle_home/rdbms/admin/spdoc.txt". Should perfrom below step:1 Logon as sysdba2. create tablespace named "statspack" by manual.3. run script "spcreate.sql" and input passwd. But should I run "catproc.sql" before st ...

Oracle dbconsole 11gr2 doesn't start

I got an rmi port error while trying to start dbconsole.After changing the port I got rid of the error message:10/04/26 18:06:59 Error starting ORMI server plopes-pt port 5,520: Address already in use: JVM_BindNow I'm hitting a different errorD:\Oracle\product\11.2.0\dbhome_1\localhost_orcl\sysman\e ...

new to php, and a bit lost on this specific problem

I'm just delving into this stuff, and am not sure where to start in fixing the problem I'm about to lay out. If the information I provided isn't sufficient, then I apologize. Any help would be greatly appreciated. First off, I'm getting these two error messages on a page:1-Warning: fopen ("/usr ...

Linux Command within PHP?

I have generated a .txt file and FTP'd it to the tmp ftp directory setup in php.ini. I now need to move it to another location. I have tried to execute a linux command from within PHP to no avail.Here is the section of code:if (exec("cp -r /home/admin/merchantad.txt /home/httpd/vhosts/sunfriend ...

LDAP Failed Bind Using PHP

I am hoping some one might be able to shed some light on what is happening here. I am writting a simple authentication script for our intranet web services using PHP. I am trying to bind the user on the CN and Password. Using the following script:PHP Code:  $server='192.168.xxx.xxx,636';   ...

IBM HTTP SERVER 1.3 = Apache Server

I am having this problem...Does anyone know how to solve it ?When I try to run the Apache Server = IBM HTTP SERVER Administration I get this Error:C:\Program Files\IBM HTTP Server>C:\WINNT\System32\NET.exe START "IBM HTTP Administration"The IBM HTTP Administration service is starting.Th ...

Mount Windows folder through Samba

I Halted with a prob frnds i want to mount a windows shared folder in RHEL-4 and used this#smbmount //200.200.2.1/songs(windows shared folder) /root/Desktop/king/(linux folder i want to mount on) but its quering passwd when i tryed with windows admin passwd it dosent accept and with root passwd dose ...

Add a sign-up feature to a flat file login script

Good day to you all,I'm working on a flat file login script and I would like to add a sign-up feature to it with a email confirmation process.Here is my code :<?php//sessions must be initialized prior to any output if output buffering if offsession_start();//the list of files containing passwords ...

Username problem

Hello, ( yes I'm a newbie ^^ )I've this weird problem.I got from the internet a script wich secures webpages.( In my case /protected.php )On the secured page I wrote this$loginThat stands for the username that has been used.When you just log in , you can see the username, but when you go another dir ...

Trying to Sort Two Files

I have two files (passwd.txt, group.txt) that I would like to take information out of and put into a new file. I would like to list all the users having a shell “/bin/bash” followed by a space separated list of all the groups each user belongs to. I'm brand new to Linux and just trying to organize ...

File system

Ive got a test system running and everything was fine until i tried something with dump. The directory i used it on (database which was on /dev/hda6) was suddenly shown as completely full.When I rebooted the PC i gotcouldnt find matching file system: Label=/databaseI then entered the admin passwd an ...

password protect

guys i'm using a script that protects my webpage from just anyone logging in, a simple password protect page. I simply include this file at the top any php page that i want protected. In this password protect page is a variable that stores the person's login username. I want to get this variable and ...

ISP has mysql on dedicated server Help?

My ISP has my sql running on a dedicated mysql server and I am having problems loading a text file into my database table using the code below to execute the upload:$sh = mysql_connect("mysql.domain.com","MysqlName","$MysqlPW"); $dbc = mysql_select_db("$dbName ...

not inserting into database

Im having a problem updating data from step 2 to 3.You can see from the code. http://www.tjshafer.com/clients/projects/baintown/admin/newsadd.txt ...

Suse 10- invalid DN - Can not add user to LDAP

Just installed Open-Xchange on Suse 10, and am having a hell of a time with LDAP, adding a user. To date I have yet to find an answer, and after scrolling through the internet I do seem to see a lot of issues concerning LDAP and Suse's install.adduser_ox--username=sam--passwd=system--name=Sam--sname ...

XP clients won't login to samba domain

I have a small network with several Windows XP clients and an Ubuntu server (7.10) running Samba (3.0.26) as a Domain Controller but can't get the clients to login to the domain. Here's my smb.conf:[global]name resolve order = wins lmhosts host bcastidmap gid = 10000-20000passwd chat = *Enter\snew\s ...

Unable to import schema to schema repository - cqload importschema

ClearQuest: 7.0 Oracle 10GWe are unable to import an exported schema designed on a test db using cqload.The error is as given below with the command used to import: @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@D:\cqschemabackup>cqload importschema -dbset iscm adm ...

ClearQuest - Importing Schema

I amy trying to import a schema to a new blank database created in MS AccessWhen I use this command cqload importschema -dbset Local admin "" abc.txt (after installing the missing packages), I get this error"The name Package_CharacterSetValidation_Windows_Script_Language is already in use"Any idea w ...

Update a file

Now i have a file,and its content is such as the following few lines"how are you?hello"how to i change the line of "hello" to "fine" and then write to a file?I use the following code$file=fopen("passwd.txt","r+");while (!feof($file)){$string=fgets($f ...

Search help...

Can someone help me please. I know it's probably another one of my stupid mistakes.I am trying to make a simple search script.The form is athttp://mail.megmaster.com/satco/admin/viewuserinfo.phpThe script in text form is athttp://mail.megmaster.com/satco/admin/search.txtPlease help... ...

Oracle Cannot login htmldb

It is suddenly happened that no one can login HTMLDB,e.g. internal:admin/passwd, does anyone have anyexperience like this? Is there any way to recover orinvestigate it like the package that can confirm accountis locked or not.Since I face this, I restarted DB and OPMN but no errorfound in error_log. ...

admentor help!!!!

ive installed a script called phpadmentor, it installed fine but when i try to log the page just refreshes, from what i understand its a cookie problen but i have no clue how to fix it , and admentor Help Forum is Not very helpful. anyone know how to fix this? script home page aspcode.net (http://ww ...

Having prolems with a guestbook

I have just put together a personal site and am trying to integrate a php guestbook. I obtained a free guestbook, called easyboard and have followed the instructions asto the installation but the html page that I've incorprated the board isn't actually working it displays all the deperate parts that ...

script bombs out!

Ok, this script bombs out when there are so many entries, anyone know why it would do this?after you click on it and check it out you can hit "back" and it will show you the site for a half second... anyone know the deal?http://www.clanknm.com/compren/adminheres the codehttp://www.clanknm. ...

security (store important info)

when accessing my website , one must login first and be authenticated by a text file (passwd.txt).It stores some information ,e.g.account,password,authority...And there is a management page for modifying account..,so the passwd.txt must be writable and readable.But if one inputs "http://mysite/ ...

The Most Strange OO bug

Let me show what I did encounter these days while coding some OO code. So here's my IUnique class declaration:class IUnique extends IObject{private $ID;/** @brief Gets the unique ID of the object@return Integer*/function GetID(){return $this->ID;}}IObject is an emptry abstract class, so nothing i ...

php Edit News script help

Hello, I am very new to php and I just began yesterday. I am having trouble with a script I am writing, and any support would be appreciated.I personally think it's just my POST data acting up, but I don't know.The news is all held in a text database located at www.purplenum.com/database/news.txt.Th ...

Writing to file on Windows server is giving me fits!

I've tried everything I know to get this to work, but it still eludes me(unfortunately, I don't know much). I've read up on fopen at php.net, and have modified the script to closely match an example on that site, but I still can not write to a file on the server.Windowsphp 4.3.2Here is my code:$file ...

Help getting array values

I have a form that users upload up to 5 images. PHP scripts resizes and uplaod images with a for loop that works great.I want to add txt fileds to each image for an image description and process that info in the same loop for the images and write the image name and description to a txt file with a s ...

Ubuntu Changed Home Folder Path

I went to administration then users and groups. I logged in as root and then changed the little thing where it says where is the home folder to another username. My home folder is still there and stuff I just have it set to to look for the wrong one I guess. I cannot log in and im wondering how to s ...

Oracle After installing HTTP server..

After installing http server on linux in a diffrent oracle home. My Enterprise manager dbconsole is not starting I am getting following error. Please help me.$ tail -10 emdctl.trc2006-10-30 16:20:52 Thread-4136076976 ERROR http: snmehl_allocateListenerPort: failed to bind socket: Address already in ...

Remote Execution using Win32 APIs

What I am trying to achieve is executing some binarycode on a remote NT/2k machine whose valid Admin/Passwd are with me. What I do is - WNetAddConnection2 to authenticate my self on remote machine- Open the Service Control Manager : OpenSCManager- Create a service & make it point to a binary sha ...

Portable Ubuntu

I have XP machine at work. I installed Portable Ubuntu. I can not change the admin passwd. To me If i can't be the admin in my own network that is a problem to me.1: I have tried sudo passd 2: I have tried the GUI way 3: is there a third way to do this. ...

Best way to verify form values?

As I always mention... I am new at this stuff so I'm sorry for sounding dumb.I have read so much stuff about how to do this on the web that my head is starting to hurt. I have this form:<form id="RSVP" name="RSVP" method="post" action="addrsvp.php"><i ...

Add a sign-up feature to a flat file login script

Good day to you all,I'm working on a flat file login script and I would like to add a sign-up feature to it with a email confirmation process.Here is my code :<?php//sessions must be initialized prior to any output if output buffering if offsession_start();//the list of files containing passwords ...

Payment Integration Using PayPal

I want to use paypal for payment integration for my site. I am passing all those parameters by querystring. I am not getting any values for Request.Form.ToString() in Ipn.aspx. If any one knows about it Please Help.Here is some part of code of ipn.aspx subscr_id =Request.Form["subscr_id"]; ...

Ubuntu Server Updated to 10.04 postfix issue

I am having issues with my postfix configuration. I updated my dovecot config after the upgrade since the upgrade from 9.10 killed it. But now I can't seem to get anywhere. Jun 12 08:23:16 support postfix/qmgr[17839]: 6580560134: removedJun 12 08:24:16 support postfix/smtpd[17846]: connect from supp ...

Mail server on Ubuntu

I cant get my email server work, here is my log:Apr 24 22:42:31 ss1 dovecot: Killed with signal 15 (by pid=10791 uid=0 code=kill)Apr 24 22:42:52 ss1 dovecot: Killed with signal 15 (by pid=10829 uid=0 code=kill)Apr 24 22:43:09 ss1 dovecot: Killed with signal 15 (by pid=10869 uid=0 code=kill)Apr 24 22 ...

Ubuntu Dovecot Server

ok, heres my setup, im running postfix smtp server, i disabled a cron job , kept getting errors, however, my postfix server is running fine, everythings workin greatBUT!im trying to have dovecot work on my server, but the prob is that it will run and it runs fine, i just cant login using POP3 or IMA ...

Ubuntu Dovecot postfix connection refused.

ok so Im redoing my mail server (to use postfix so I can get mail man and some other things to work better) and Im having an issue with dovecot. this is a 9.04 systemI installed the dovecot-postfix package and now my dovecot will not respond to any connections.netstat still shows that its listenings ...

Ubuntu Postfix Auth Problems with SMTP?!?!

I followed these guide to setup my Postfix/Dovecot server:https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Postfixhttps://help.ubuntu.com/community/DovecotI can connect via Evolution to the IMAPS with SSL, but can't seem to connect to the SMTP via SSL or TLS. All certificates have been created and are in the corre ...