Setting up ODBC connection to SQL Server in on linux/perl

Useful info from Specifically – Install DBI / FreeTDS / DBD-Sybase Configure FreeTDS At this point, all software components and modules are installed. The final step is to configure FreeTDS to talk to your SQL Server 2000 database! FreeTDS uses a configuration file called freetds.conf. This file can be found in the FreeDS installation […]

Setting up VMware Server under HA using Heartbeat on SLES 10.1

Base OS installation is SLES10.1 Installing VMWare Server Download the latest version from – Currently 1.0.4 (9/18/07) As root uncompress the . tar.gz file “tar -xvf VMware-server-1.0.4-56528.tar.gz” Move into the directory created by tar “cd vmware-server-distrib“ Launch the installer using ” ./“ Most of the questions you will be able to take the default […]

SuSE 9.1 – Enable XDMCP

/etc/sysconfig/displaymanager Edit – DISPLAYMANAGER_REMOTE_ACCESS=”yes” /etc/opt/kde3/share/config/kdm/kdmrc /etc/opt/kde3/share/config/kdm/kdmrc.SuSEconfig Set true here: [Xdmcp] Enable=true Willing=/etc/X11/xdm/Xwilling Xaccess=/etc/X11/xdm/Xaccess then /etc/X11/xdm Edit: Xaccess Cheack that you have * for all host and in xdm-config Set this: DisplayManager.requestPort: 177 Restart the X Server

Setting up Talk Talk Broadband

Some useful links for those trying to get Talk Talk Broadband working Offical Modem Site – Modem Review – Setup Guide – Another Setup Guide – How to setup wireless router –