is about a locale issue during a foreman setup on CentOS 7.

locale environment variables were bad; continuing with LANG=C

In my case the output of locale -a showed en_US.utf8 but the output of env and the line line in /etc/locale.conf reads different.
en_US.UTF-8 which seams to be wrong or not translated correctly.
Long Story short, e...

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I've seen this message in a vsftpd Logfile.
Default vsftpd limits the connection from one IP Address to 50.
Solution is to add an unlimited value which will be 0 or a higher number of connections as needed.


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Convert vmdk direct to an empty attached Storage

qemu-img convert path_and_name_of_vmdk_file -O raw /dev/devicename

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short but sweet

firewall-cmd --permanent --zone=public --add-service=http
firewall-cmd --permanent --zone=public --add-service=https
firewall-cmd --reload

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as a fix solution you can use google, as smtp relay for e.g. notifications. In this example I am working on a Fedora 27 Host.

Install needed packages

dnf -y install postfix mailx cyrus-sasl-plain

Restart and enable services

systemctl restart postfix && systemctl enable postfix

Adjust /etc/postfix/ depends your needs (mark...

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