Category Archive: Software

Jun 02


I run mainly on Macs, which means OS X. Unfortunately that means I don’t have access to the GUI of vmware. As of 6.0 U2, vmware has a very slick web UI built into it. Just look at the following article, all I had to do was ssh to my ESXi server and run:

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Aug 10

Xlib: No protocol specified

While trying to connect to an AIX box, and start dbca, I got the following error

This is an issue with Xming security. I changed the shortcut on my windows desktop to:

I was immediately able to fire up dbca. the -ac option disable access control restrictions, so you should never do this over a …

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