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    Firestream - No response from the remote server

    As at 1 am, Modem error "No response from the remote server. Please check whether your computer can access the internet directly using your Modem. If no, contact your ISP for help." It is 2.32 am, going back to sleep, hopefully will be sorted out tomorrow.
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    Migrate 10K + mails to gmail for business, 200 mail every 5 min

    I am sharing this with the hope that the ridiculousness alone will trigger a response from a more experienced person So I was asked for a more mature mail hosting environment from a firm whose email is the means by which they conduct most of their business. At a growth rate approaching a...
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    XBMC : SMB Share vs HTTP, which is faster ?

    Apologies if this has been covered before. I am setting up XBMC to use mysql. In setting up media sources for Movies is TV Shows, do I get any speed advantages when defining http to my media sources or should I rather stick to the tried and tested SMB ? The host machine is running windows.
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    Apache 2 - Following a symlink to a folder on NTFS

    I dual boot between Ubuntu 13.04 and Windows 7 On Ubuntu I installed LAMP just to play around. I get '403 - Forbidden' when trying to access a symlink to a folder on the NTFS partition. I have googled a few forums on Ubuntu forums, can't get it right. Is this at all possible ? I saw...
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    Splitting HD PVR this way, is it possible

    Perhaps a picture tells it better, but in summary I wish to substitute the LAN cable portion of the figure below ( lifted so shamelessly from HDCABLING ;-) ) with a HomePlug kit ? The portion highlighted in red is the portion i wish to replace with the kit from Billion.
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    For the longest time I have been connecting at 4096/512. I am aware of my distance from the exchange, approximately 4km but I wanted to test what highest speed I could sync. For a sweet blissful month I could sync at 6144/635. Suddenly I am having sync issues, best I am getting so far is...
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    DSTV promo volume resurface ?

    I have the channel locked on the crime channel as well as TLC. I have noticed that the DSTV promos are noticeably louder. I thought this was sorted out long ago. Can anyone concur ?
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    k3770 Modem on Natty , How ?

    Ok, The Vodacom K3770 modem from Vodacom. I googled around, saw some references to modeswitch over here and I still do not understand. Please help.
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    Hey Vox, where's the Cocktail ?

    A while ago we heard news of a an 'imminent' release of their blended product called, Cocktail. The quiet is too loud, When is the launch date ?
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    wait, bring back R14.5/Gig !

    Just when I finally have a bit of money to burn for this weekend, they pull the special for the month. :( Oh well, i guess I will hold on .... or consider Axxess for two months.
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    (old) POT filter affects syncs ?

    Ok I am running on my brothers old ADSL router. The very first one that came out when Telkom introduced adsl. It has one ethernet port that plugs into a separate route. I can hardly read off the model number. Anyway I have noticed something but I need to confirm. This morning the adsl...