CDPR – Cisco Discovery Protocol

Are you on a Cisco Network – and need to know just what switch and port you are on?

try the cdpr tool –

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[ANN] \”FileWave\” WebCast

The (formerly group will be presenting a “FileWave” WebCast on Tuesday, August 17 at 1:00 pm EDT. Ben Forsyth, Head of Development and Technology at FileWave (USA), Inc., will be presenting “FileWave” – a powerful software deployment and management solution, and “Asset Trustee”, a hardware and software gathering and reporting solution.

For the case study we have Brent Hayward, the Information Systems Manager for the Urbandale Community School District in Urbandale, Iowa presenting how he manages a Mac OS X deployment seamlessly using FileWave to distribute/upgrade system or application software to any computer without user intervention.

For more information on how to watch this WebCast, please visit the webcast web page.

– Justin Elliott WebCast Coordinator & Co-Chair

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AFP548 Crusies Past 100,000 Hits in Only 20 Days

In the wee hours of the morning today the new passed the 100,000 hit mark. That’s 100,000 hits from over 14,000 unique visitors on the 20th day since the redesign.

The staff

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Apple Releases Mac OS X 10.3.5 and Mac OS X Server 10.3.5

Apple has released Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server 10.3.5. Read on for more info…

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Cyrus Squatter for OS X Server

Squatter indexes Cyrus mailboxes for faster searching

The version Apple includes in OS X Server is a bit busted so download it here.

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Using Entourage 2004 for Exchange Connectivity

Sick of being stuck with Outlook 2001? Then Entourage 2004 might be a way out of Classic mode. I’ll even tell you how to convert those nasty .pst and .pab files. Two for one in the third party app department today! (Updated 8/11/2004)

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Procmail on Panther Server

For those of us who either don’t want to use sieve, or haven’t been able to make it work properly–despite Mr. Rennich’s best efforts to help–setting up procmail filtering is not too difficult.

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Asterisk on MacOSX with Aqua GUI tools

We have made an OSX build of Asterisk, the open source PBX and telephony server available as an OSX install package.

We are also developing Cocoa based GUI tools for configuration and management of Asterisk on MacOSX. A pre-release of the first GUI tool is now available.

For more information and download links check out the Asterisk Wiki …

here, here, and here.

All open source under the GPL!


Sunrise Telephone Systems Ltd.

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Use diskutil in 10.3 Single User Mode

Have you tried to run diskutil in single user mode only to be shot down by a ‘lazy carbon values’ error message?

Read on to find out how to get diskutil to run in SUM on Mac OS X 10.3.x!

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eDirectory Open Directory plugin

Kanaka – a plugin for OS X clients to better use eDirectory

Not that you couldn’t do this before with just using the LDAPv3 plugin, but this tool should make things quicker and easier.

Join the beta program to try this out.

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