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BIND9 on CentOS issue querying from Windows

I've just built a CentOS 6 server and configured BIND9 (named) to run. Zone files are configured and NSLOOKUP, DIG and HOST are all working from the CentOS box. When I move to my Windows PC, nslookup ...
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Trying to share folder in CentOs after installing guest Addtitions

I have VirtualBox 4.3.10 running a Minimal CentOS 6.5 using NAT adapter in my Win 7 . I have installed Guest Additions and I am trying to share Drive E: as you can see in this picture. Next I ...
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How to access Windows 7 files from VMware running CentOS 6.5

I have already enabled the shared folders and attempted to mount the folder shown in the file # /usr/bin/vmware-hgfsclient Which lists C and Documents which I created. Then I run the ...
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Dual Boot Centos 6.5 and windows 7 using USB Stick

I was trying to dual boot my system with Centos 6.5 and Win7 using usb stick. Win7 was already installed. I created a partition of 100G from Win7 for CentOS 6.5. I created a bootable disk using ...
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VMware VM with CentOS latest too slow while try to access PHP sites through browser

I have a instance of VMware Workstation 10.0.1 running in my PC. My PC has this configuration: Proccessor: Core i5 3120M Memory: 3992 MB OS: Windows 7 Ultimate, 64-bit 6.1.7601, Service Pack 1 The ...
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I cannot share folders in VMWare Player 6 (host: win 7, guest: centos 6.4)

I have a folder on my host system (Windows 7) and I want to use it on my guest system (Centos 6.4). On this page I read that I can access the shared directory under /mnt/hgfs/<shared name>. ...
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Windows share is not accessible from time to time

I have a CentOS box having a share mounted from local NAS (Synology) and a share mounted from a Windows Server 2012 (no utilities, plain standard share AFAIK). There's a script that does backups every ...
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Error installing 64 bit Windows on VirtualBox

I've installed a Headless VirtualBox on my Centos 6.4 x86_64 box, and installed phpvirtualbox. I've inserted my Windows 7 64bit disk in the CD drive of the physical host, and created a virtual ...
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Possible to share internet from windows to linux using putty?

I have two computers (Windows 7) and (CentOS 6.4) on my local network, Windows computer takes internet from a mobile device(android using tethering). I connect to CentOS via putty at IP 192.168.1.3 ...
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I want my existing folder on a centos6 client visible on win7 host

I want to make an existing folder on my centos6 client (VMWare Player) accessible on the Win7 host. What I did is: 1. created a shared folder syncro. Now I had a win7 shared folder visible from ...
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How to create a virus isolating environment to run children games

I have a Linux Centos 6 server in the garage without a monitor or keyboard, and it does not hold any sensitive information. My wife has a Windows 7 laptop which she surfs the Internet, checks emails, ...
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Synergy incorrectly mapping keys

Setup: Server: Win7 32bit Client: CentOS 4.8 When I type "<" or ">" the CentOS box outputs "«" or "»" respectively. I have tried setting up hotkeys to print "<" when you type "<" but this ...
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how to access Apache server running on host os using the name other than the ip address or localhost on vmware guest

my Apache server is running on Windows 7 that is my host OS for CentOs 6.4 running on vmware. In windows 7 i can access web pages (files on server) through 127.0.0.1, localhost, and alias created of ...
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Unable to installed CentOS 5.6, Could not allocate the requested partition: Partitioning Failed: Not enough space left to create partition for /

I have 160 GB hard disk and i recently format it and installed Windows 7 with following partitions System reserved = 100 M Primary partition C: = 40 GB Extended partitions = 80 GB (with 2 logical ...
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Virtualbox Guest OS unable to reach Internet after setting up Host-Only Adaptor in CentOS 6.4

Edit-2013-07-08 - I am using Windows 7, and Virtualbox 4.2.16, with a CentOS 6.4 guest using the Host-Only adapter and a NAT'ed connection. First, I was using the NAT'ed connection, but I wanted to ...
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Share /var/www/ on Virtual Box CentOS 6.3 VM with Windows 7

I would like the ability to share /var/www/ on Virtual Box CentOS 6.3 VM with Windows 7 so I can: Browse file tree's in my IDE. Save changes without permissions conflicts during development. I ...
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Issues connecting VMWare VM to Windows 7 (host)

I am on windows 7 trying to figure out why i cannot ping my computer or my VM from the other one, yet I am able to ping the router on both and other computers on the network. My desktop is running ...
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Why my color of directories in putty is same as other color for linux

I am using putty to link to centos. however my directories all are showing in one single color. But in other terminal to ubuntu it shows directories as blue color. how can i fix that
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Dual boot centOS and Win7

I posted this on stackoverflow, but it looks like superuser would be more appropriate. I have a CentOS 5 machine that runs Windows 7 as a dual boot. CentOS is the main OS and each OS is set up in a ...
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Unistall CentOS 6 from a Win7 partition

I installed centOS 6 in a separare win7 partition. Now I want to remove/uninstall it, but I can not find out how to do it.
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install centos on virtualbox, your partition is less than 4671mb

I am trying to install CentOS under my VirtualBox but keep on getting this error: "The following errors occured with your partition: Your / partition is less thean 4671 MB which is lower that ...
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Number of USBs connected on a PC

I have a really "weird" question. We have to connect a lot of USB's devices (Android phones) on a PC thus we are using three USB hubs (we are also using adapters to power the hubs) and three USB ...
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Ping outputs “destination unreachable” on CentOS guest under Windows host

This is my VM setup: Host: Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit Guest: CentOS 6.3 i386 Oracle VirtualBox 4.1.22 Networking: Bridge I can't ping any IP except the router's IP. ping 4.2.2.4 output: ping ...
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Bottom panel missing on CentOS on full screen VirtualBox

I am running CentOS as guest on VirtualBox from Windows 7 host. When I switch my resolution to a lower one, the bottom panel looks fine: But when I use the max resolution of my monitor (1600x900), ...
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Virtualbox SSH from Windows 7 (host) to CentOS (guest)

My network adapter is set to "Bridged Adapter". My CentOS (guest) IP is 192.168.0.4 and I am able to view Apache web server (port 80) from Windows 7 (host) but I am unable to SSH (port 22). I get ...
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Disc not found when installing CentOS in VirtualBox

On Windows 7, I am trying to install CentOS (CentOS-6.2-i386-netinstall.iso) using VirtualBox however it says Disc not found after language selection. Here's exactly what I'm getting: ...
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How do I use Virtualbox to create a dev environment accessible outside of my home office?

I have created a dev environment of my website... using VirtualBox... and now I need to make it accessible outside of my home office network. I am using Virtualbox 4.1.18 installed on a Win7 desktop ...
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CentOS VM is slow on Windows 7 64-bit

Setup/version numbers Guest OS: CentOS 6.0 64-bit (installed from LiveCD) RAM: 1 GB Processors: 1 Hard Disk: 20 GB Host System: Lenovo T410 OS: Windows 7 Professional, 64-bit (Build 7600) ...
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Mount a remote Linux hard drive as another Windows 7 partition during boot?

I would like to mount a hard drive on a remote computer (running on CentOS 6) as a Windows drive so that I can install programs to that drive. The primary hard drive for my Windows machine (which is ...
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Connect to CentOS httpd server running on VMware Player?

I have a virtual LAMP machine set up with 32-bit CentOS 5.5 running on VMWare Player. It's being hosted on a Win 7 64-bit machine running a bridged network connection. Everything seems OK on the guest ...
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emacs and putty on windows 7

My workstation was recently updated to Windows 7. I've downloaded putty and have configured it to the same settings I had under Vista. Whenever I ssh to a vm running Centos 5.4 and try to run emacs ...