Had a lot of issues when importing a ZFS volume after a complete OS reinstall. CIFS wouldn’t start giving an error “Service cannot be started”. This was due to the Smb configuration being stored on the mnt volume and since it doesn’t have permissions, FreeNAS can’t load the smb.conf file nor start the service.
Scripts to automatically remove bloatware and tweak Windows telemetry.
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Create an SSL VPN tunnel using Sophos UTM9 to allow encrypted Windows Remote desktop connections. Topology consists of a Windows Active Directory, Sophos UTM, internal and external clients. Users want to be able to connect to internal desktop clients from external networks.
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I tried updating WordPress using FTP but that came with a lot of issues: creating users, giving permissions to the directory, installing proftp for the jail. But WordPress kept giving me an error message There was an error connecting to the server.
To fix this, edit the wp-config.php file to have this define marker:
You can add this right before the part where you define the database credentials.