Thefluffyadmin on October 28th, 2005

Often, when I take my laptop somewhere, it starts stinging me when I place my wrists on the speaker grill, this is the normal position when typing. Turns out in fact, that I am being electrocuted And I am not the only one it seems: I noticed my laptop also is giving me a shock. I […]

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Thefluffyadmin on October 26th, 2005

For the sake of every IBM administrator’s sanity, and for the benifit of google: The default password used by the BMC ( Baseboard management Controller ) for the eServer xSeries 336 3387 is as follows username: USERID (all uppercase) password: PASSW0RD (with a zero, and all uppercase) IBM’s website seach is again useless to find this information, […]

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Thefluffyadmin on October 21st, 2005

You may find this usefull! I am quite new to scripting, so I am sure that I could have done things much better than I did in this script. So I would very much appreciate any feedback, tips and comments! The next version of this script should allow command line input aswell, so you dont […]

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Thefluffyadmin on October 20th, 2005

Dear friends, Now I relate to you a take of perill. It concernes a Windows 2000 server with Cisco VOIP software that we did not know about. No one had ever told us about it. We have been pushing to get all of our servers to some kind of patch standard.. a mammoth task, 200 […]

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