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enero 9, 2010

Actualizar Firefox en Linux con Ubuntuzilla

Filed under: Firefox — acdelgado @ 2:52 pm
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Just visit the project website, http://ubuntuzilla.sourceforge.net/

usuario1@equipox:~/$ ubuntuzilla.py  -a install -p firefox

diciembre 29, 2009

Formatear una memoria USB FAT32 desde Linux (Ubuntu)

Filed under: linux — acdelgado @ 12:53 pm

Paso #1: Insertar la unidad USB en el PC.
Paso #2: Identificar el dispositivo el cual hace referencia a la unidad.
$ ls -l /media
drwxr-xr-x 2 users root 4096 2009-01-22 08:40 disk

Si la unidad montada es la referenciada por la etiqueta disk, ejecutar el siguiente comando.
Reemplace disk por el nombre que corresponda con la etiqueta real de su unidad USB.

$ mount | grep disk

/dev/sdf1 on /media/disk type vfat (rw,nosuid,nodev,shortname=lower,flush,utf8,uid=1000)

El punto de montaje es /dev/sdf1.

Paso #3: Desmontar la unidad del sistema operativo.

$ umount /dev/sdf1

Paso #4: Crear el sistema de archivos en la unidad USB.

$ sudo /sbin/mkfs.msdos -F 32 /dev/sdf1

Paso #5: Montar nuevamente la unidad USB.
El método mas sencillo para este paso es desconectarla del equipo y volverla a conectar.

Paso #6: Verificar y reparar cualquier problema con el sistema de archivos.

$ sudo /sbin/fsck.msdos -a -t -v /dev/sdf1

Para mas información acerca del comando fsck.msdos revisar su correspondiente manual.

Copiado de aquí

septiembre 6, 2009

Could Computing: Aproximación con Ulteo

Filed under: linux — acdelgado @ 1:12 pm

1.- ¿Def. Could Computing?
2.- ?Def Ulteo
3.- Fuitso ram hd
4.- Si estamos detras de un proxy, justo en la pantalla “Listo para Instalar”, indicar la Url y port del proxy haciendo click en el botón “Avanzado”. Además aqui se puede modifica rel sistema de arranque si hay varios sistemas operativos en el equipo como el mi caso. Estoy pensando, que tambien lo podria instalar en una máquina virtual con VirtualBox o Vmware o Xen o qemu o ….
5.- j
Instalar no-ip

6.- Va más lento que el caballo del malo, sin embargo tiene buena pinta

agosto 22, 2009

Problemas de sonido Ubuntu 9.04

Filed under: linux — acdelgado @ 12:29 am
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http://webupd8.blogspot.com/2009/08/how-to-upgrade-to-alsa-1020-on-ubuntu.html

mayo 4, 2009

Dibujando en la red

Filed under: Uncategorized — acdelgado @ 5:00 pm

Dos web desde o con las que podemos realizar diagramas, esquemas y dibujos similar al famoso Microsoft Visio.
http://draw.labs.autodesk.com/ADDraw/draw.html
http://www.gliffy.com/gliffy/
Otra alternativa totalmente libre, kivio
http://www.koffice.org/kivio/

y desde luego DIA (aunque para gráficos de red no “le pillo el tranquillo”
http://live.gnome.org/Dia

mayo 3, 2009

Herramientas Microsoft Windows

Filed under: Windows — acdelgado @ 10:16 am

Lista de Heramientas Administrativas de Microsoft Windows.
Microsoft Software Inventory Analyzer Documents
The Microsoft Software Inventory Analyzer (MSIA) is a free tool that can help with your software inventory. Using this tool, you can generate an inventory of core Microsoft products that are installed on your local computer or throughout a network. The MSIA is built specifically to be a starting point to working with Software Asset Management (SAM). To that end, the MSIA will work with networks that have 250 computers or fewer, and it will locate only Microsoft software. Also note: The results of the scan performed by the MSIA are completely confidential and not sent to Microsoft. For more information about the MSIA, see the MSIA Online User’s Guide, or read our FAQ (frequently asked questions).

 

Password Export Server version 3.1 (x86)
The Password Export Server version 3.1 (PES v3.1) is a part of the Active Directory Migration Tool (ADMT) v3.1 toolset. You can use PES v3.1 to migrate passwords, when performing account migrations between different Active Directory® Domain Service (AD DS) environments using ADMT v3.1.
Microsoft SQL Server Management Pack para Microsoft Operations Manager 2005
Active Directory Migration Tool version 3.1
Paquete de herramientas de administración de Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 para las ediciones x86
Guía paso a paso para empezar a trabajar con Microsoft Windows Server Update Services
Windows SteadyState 2.5

febrero 25, 2009

Best of open source software

Filed under: Uncategorized — acdelgado @ 8:49 pm

En la siguiente web InfoWorld podemos encontrar como el título indica las mejores herramientas open source en diferentes categorias.

Best practices for using and troubleshooting VMware Converter

Filed under: Virtualización — acdelgado @ 8:15 pm

Best practices for using and troubleshooting VMware Converter

KB Article 1004588
Updated Feb. 19, 2009
Products
VMware Converter
VMware Converter Enterprise for VirtualCenter 2.5
Product Versions
VMware Converter 3.0.x
VMware Converter Enterprise Update 1 for VirtualCenter 2.5
VMware Converter Enterprise Update 2 for VirtualCenter 2.5
Symptoms
  • No keyboard or mouse in a converted virtual machine

  • The following may be seen in an error dialog:

    • Unknown error returned by VMware Converter Agent

    • Out of disk space

  • The following may be seen in a VMware Converter log file:

    • Failed to establish Vim connection

    • Import host not found

    • P2VError UFAD_SYSTEM_ERROR(Internal Error)

    • Pcopy_CloneTree failed with err=80

    • The file exists (80)

    • Failed to connect

    • Giving up trying to connect

    • Failed to take snapshot of the source volume

    • stcbasic.sys not installed or snapshot creation failed. err=2

    • Can’t create undo folder

    • sysimage.fault.FileCreateError

    • sysimage.fault.ReconfigFault

    • sysimage.fault.PlatformError

    • Number of virtual devices exceeds maximum for a given controller

    • TooManyDevices

    • QueryDosDevice: ret=270 size=1024 err=0

    • Error opening disk device: Incorrect function (1)

    • Vsnap does not have admin rights

    • Specified key identifier already exists

    • vim.fault.NoDiskSpace

Purpose

This article describes various best practice techniques that can be followed to minimize potential problems when using the VMware Converter product.

Take note of the procedures outlined in this article. While not all steps my apply to your situation, if one of the steps in the article is different from what you had followed in your environment, attempt another conversion after changing your procedure to follow the recommendation in that step.

Resolution

These steps are not a recommendation against using certain features of VMware Converter in normal use but rather as a guide to assist in troubleshooting general failures with Converter.

If you encounter a specific failure, open the Converter log file, identify the failure message near the end of the log file and perform a search in the VMware Knowledge base (http://kb.vmware.com/) for more detailed assistance on the issue.

The best approach to converting a Windows operating system to a virtual machine is to perform a hot migration with VMware Converter installed locally in the operating system. If this is not possible, a remote hot migration is the next best choice. Performing a cold migration using the Converter boot CD is the final choice as it may require additional drivers.

Warning: Using the Converter boot CD to perform a conversion on a Windows NT source upgrades the file system. The upgrade may affect your ability to use disk check and defrag tools or even start the operating system. You must have Windows NT 4 Service Pack 5 or greater installed on the source before attempting to use the Converter boot CD.

Note: These steps apply only to Windows operating systems. Currently, using VMware Converter to virtualize a Linux operating system is experimental. Not all features are available, such as partition resizing. Some Linux operating systems must be converted using the Converter boot CD. A Converter Enterprise license is required to access the Converter Boot CD.

Notes and preparation for conversion

To prepare for conversion:

  1. If the source is a domain controller, special considerations must be made. VMware does not recommend virtualizing an active domain controller with Converter. For more information, see Virtualizing domain existing controllers (1006996).

  2. If the source is a Microsoft Exchange, SQL or other database server, VMware recommends that the database services be shut down prior to conversion. This minimizes any chance of corrupted database tables or stale data in the destination virtual machine.

  3. Read the VMware Converter release notes. The release notes review important limitations or issues that may affect the conversion process. See the Converter download page at http://www.vmware.com/download/converter/.

  4. Verify that you are using or have downloaded the latest version of VMware Converter.
    If you have previously installed or attempted a conversion with an earlier version of VMware Converter, a previous version may still be installed.

    1. Uninstall VMware Converter from the source computer. Click Start > Control Panel > Add / Remove Programs. Uninstall any version of VMware Converter, Converter agent, or Converter Enterprise.

    2. Restart the server.

    3. Install the latest version of VMware Converter using the local Administrator account. If you are going to use the remote hot clone feature you may choose a custom installation to only install the Converter Agent.

    4. If the server is running Windows 2000 or Windows NT, you must restart the server or Converter does not start.

  5. Install VMware Converter directly to the source operating system using the local Administrator account. If the source server is running Windows NT or Windows 2000, you must reboot it after installing VMware Converter or Converter does not start.Note: In some cases a domain administrator account may be used depending on your environment, local and group policies, and account permissions.

  6. Confirm that the source has 200 MB of free disk space on its system volume. This space is required to operate the disk snapshot features in Converter. For more information, see Investigating operating system disk space (1004007).

  7. Run VMware Converter as a local administrator. Using a local administrator account removes any possible permissions issues. If you are performing a remote conversion, be sure to specify the login user as the Administrator account.Note: In some cases a domain administrator account may be used depending on your environment, local and group policies, and account permissions.

  8. Run the System Configuration Utility(msconfig) on the source server to reduce the number of services and applications running on startup, all software except for All Microsoft Services and VMware Converter Service. For more information, see Using the Windows System Configuration utility (1004010).

  9. If you have static IP addresses assigned, assign the interfaces DHCP addresses prior to conversion, if possible.

  10. If the source is a virtual machine created in Microsoft Virtual PC, remove the Virtual PC Additions, prior to conversion.

  11. If the destination is an ESX host:

    • Connect to the server using its IP address instead of DNS host name. Using the host name of the ESX host may expose issues with DNS name resolution that can prevent the Converter from connecting.

    • Confirm that the source server can access the destination ESX host directly using ports 443 and 902, even if using VirtualCenter. For more information, see Checking networking connections between Converter end points (1006607) .

    • Authenticate to the ESX host using the root account.

    • If the source server contains a hard drive or partition larger than 256GB, ensure that the destination datastore’s block size is 2MB, 4MB, or 8MB, and not the default 1MB size. The 1 MB default block size cannot accommodate a file larger than 256 GB.

    • Confirm that you are providing a unique name for the target virtual machine. Use the Virtual Infrastructure (VI) client to confirm that the name is not already in use.

Setting up the conversion for best success

To set up conversion for the best success:

  1. If you are encountering failures with Converter, reduce the the number of optional items as follows in the Conversion Wizard:

    • Do not convert diagnostic partitions or unrecognized file systems.

    • If you are experiencing cloning phase failures, do not choose to resize the partitions.

    • Leave the default number of virtual network cards (NICs) unaltered. The number of virtual NICs can be changed after conversion has completed.

    • Deselect the option to install VMware Tools.

    • Deselect the option to perform Customization on the virtual machine.

Tasks to perform after conversion has completed

After conversion has completed:

  1. Review the virtual hardware settings:

    • Adjust the number of virtual NICs. If you need to customize the host name or IP address, leave all NICs disconnected but present.

    • Remove any unnecessary devices such as USB controllers (if running on ESX), COM ports or floppy drives

  2. Start the virtual machine in Safe Mode. For more information, see Booting into Safe Mode (1004011).

  3. Click Start > Control Panel > Add / Remove Programs. Remove any unnecessary programs used to install or support device drivers, such a RAID management tools, network teaming or management software, wireless card management software, and video and sound drivers. Do not restart if prompted by an uninstall program.

  4. Restart the virtual machine into Normal mode.

  5. Remove any additional devices or device drivers that were used to support hardware on the physical server. Use either the Device Manager or Control Panel, depending on the version of Windows, to remove unnecessary devices. It may also be necessary to view the Event Log to clear any remaining device startup failure messages.

  6. VMware recommends changing the HAL in the virtual machine to uniprocessor i f the source server is configured with multi-CPU hardware abstraction layer (HAL), and the destination virtual machine is configured to use a single CPU. For more information, see Modifying the Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) for a Windows virtual machine (1003978).

  7. Install VMware Tools and restart if prompted.

  8. If required, customize the virtual machine’s identity. VMware recommend using the Microsoft Sysprep utility to accomplish this, however it can also be accomplished by manually changing its computer host name, IP address, and any other required unique identification. For more information, see How to Use Sysprep: An Introduction http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb457073.aspx.

  9. If the System Configuration Utility(msconfig) was used prior to conversion, select the Normal startup option to change switch back to a normal boot configuration. For more information, see Using the Windows System Configuration utility (1004010).

  10. Apply any previously removed static IP address settings, as required.

  11. Reconnect any disconnected virtual NICs, as required.

octubre 17, 2008

MAC OS sobre DELL XPS

Filed under: Uncategorized — acdelgado @ 4:51 pm

http://maldana.wordpress.com/2007/12/12/como-instalar-mac-os-x-leopard-osx86-ubuntu-gutsy-710-y-windows-xp-sp2-en-tu-laptop-dell-xps-m1210/

octubre 16, 2008

Usando SCP

Filed under: linux — acdelgado @ 4:51 pm
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por consola tienes el scp, para copiar algo puedes hacerlo asi:

scp [archivo origen] [usuario]@[direccion ip]:[direccion destino]

un ejemplo seria:

scp ./archivo.mp3 arlick@xx.xx.xx.xx:./Documents/musica/archivo.mp3

y el programa te pedira la contraseña.

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