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Sep
21
comment How to transfer files remote to local using SSH
Well, that goes back to my first question, are you behind a firewall/router, or is your Mac publicly accessible (if you're at home, are you directly plugged into your modem?)?
Sep
21
comment How to transfer files remote to local using SSH
Ah. Well, if you have read access to the files while not root, you should still be able to access them via scp from your local machine. If they're not readable by anyone that isn't root, then yeah, you'd need to run the copy as root.
Sep
21
comment How to transfer files remote to local using SSH
Is your local machine behind a firewall? Is there a particular reason you need to do this while remotely logged in?
Sep
12
answered Can admins monitor my activity locally even when I use a VPN?
Sep
2
answered cant allocate free space to partition ubuntu 12.04
Aug
31
comment Can I have both Windows dynamic disk partition and some other non-Windows partition on the same disk?
Ah sorry, I've been misunderstanding. To answer your questions directly, no, it is not possible to force Windows to partially use a disk for dyanamic disks. If Linux is able to use the dynamic disk array, it should be able to write its own partition to it, but I don't know if that's actually possible. If it is, Windows would likely ignore the Linux partition(s), just as it would with a physical disk partitioned to something other than FAT or NTFS.
Aug
31
comment Can I have both Windows dynamic disk partition and some other non-Windows partition on the same disk?
I wasn't originally aware of any way to "share" software RAID between OSes, but I did some searching just now and it does appear to be possible. I added a link to a blog post to my answer that discusses it. I don't know how reliable it is, but it's a start.
Aug
31
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Aug
31
revised Can I have both Windows dynamic disk partition and some other non-Windows partition on the same disk?
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Aug
31
answered Can I have both Windows dynamic disk partition and some other non-Windows partition on the same disk?
Aug
31
answered How do you force Outlook to see internet (Google) calendars as conflicting?
Aug
28
comment Can a non-redundant RAID5 cause any serious problems (compared to RAID0)?
I'll second the bit about the other drive failing and that a replacement is really the only true solution.
Aug
28
answered Can a non-redundant RAID5 cause any serious problems (compared to RAID0)?
Aug
28
comment Ubuntu issues when moving hard disk to new system
You may get better answers from either Unix & Linux or Ask Ubuntu. That said, are you dd-ing the partition or the disk, and who are you doing it as (user or root)?
Jul
27
answered Any way to use sftp as superuser?
Jul
26
answered Making a file hidden in OS X but visible in Windows, and vice versa
Jul
23
answered Device to play media
Jul
20
answered Is Windows defragmentation recommended before installing Linux?
Jul
19
answered How do I hide meeting attendees in Outlook 2010?
Jul
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