Getting SNMP Rolling on XENSERVER 6

So I’ve been in need of getting SNMP installed on XenServer 6- its pretty simple: login to box vi /etc/sysconfig/iptables Put in before your deny all clause -A RH-Firewall-1-INPUT -m state –state NEW -m udp -p udp –dport 161 -j ACCEPT service iptables restart vi /etc/snmp/snmpd.conf Modify this config to reflect what you need. service […]

Server Core Remote Management

Here is another little ditty on Server Core stuff. I really like the server core- it just uses such little resources and keeps the DC doing what it should be doing- DC stuff. No Jr. Admin is going to log on and try to hit Facebook on the server. Anyway, getting remote management enabled: Use […]

RDP issue rdpcorekmts.dll Application error Event id 1000, Windows Server 2008 R2

I was having this strange issue that whenever I attempted an RDP connection to a new server install, it would connect then immediately disconnect. Windows was completely up to date and nothing had even been installed on the server. Turns out its the RDPCoreKMTS.dll file. An error was logged in the event log that got […]