Re: [CentOS] SELinux - way of the future or good idea but !!!

2010-12-01 Thread m . roth
On this thread, I'm speaking with my manager, and the other admin comes in, ranting about selinux, and that he's going to file a bug against it with RH Seems he installed RHEL6, and had the misfortune of having an older Sun keyboard, and may have hit the caps lock key when entering the root

Re: [CentOS] centos 5.5 - using mp3

2010-12-01 Thread m . roth
Johan Scheepers wrote: Good day, Been googling about this matter. Afraid I am now confused. Too many options..: for/against/whatever. Some is years ago. Kindly please a step x step manner in which to accomplish to enable mp3 please. Install mplayer. There are a number of front-ends to

Re: [CentOS] centos 5.5 - using mp3

2010-12-01 Thread m . roth
cybernet wrote: centOS 5.5 is for servers not for desktops, please get use to that use another distribution like ... a very popular one for desktops Why? We use it a lot, here where I work, and I use it at home - a) I like real stability, and b) I don't want to have to think about the

[CentOS] fsck - and there was much rejoicing

2010-12-01 Thread m . roth
Looks like the fsck bug has been stomped! I did a 960G drive this morning, and I'm 90% of the way through a 1.4T drive, both of which have *lots* of files and hard links, and it has *not* hung at 70.1%, and is running at reasonable speed. Thanks to the folks who got this one. I *really* needed to

Re: [CentOS] 1 Gbit/s Ethernet NIC under CentOS

2010-12-01 Thread m . roth
Boris Epstein wrote: Hello listmates, As some of you may know we have been having a really bad problem with Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL-8169 cards. See here for details: http://forum.nginx.org/read.php?24,140124,140224 So now my question is, what PCI 1 Gbit/s Ethernet adapters

Re: [CentOS] fsck - and there was much rejoicing

2010-12-01 Thread m . roth
Lamar Owen wrote: On Wednesday, December 01, 2010 02:01:35 pm m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Looks like the fsck bug has been stomped! I did a 960G drive this morning, and I'm 90% of the way through a 1.4T drive, both of which have *lots* of files and hard links, and it has *not* hung at 70.1%, and

Re: [CentOS] x86_64 and Thunderbird Trash folder.

2010-12-01 Thread m . roth
Jerry Geis wrote: I just ran into something odd, I have x86_64 5.5 running with Thunderbird. I am getting a message about can delete the email as Trash is FULL. The file size is 4G. Whats up with that Um, do you ever log out, or close firefox? For that matter, do you have it set to

Re: [CentOS] 1 Gbit/s Ethernet NIC under CentOS

2010-12-02 Thread m . roth
Bent Terp wrote: On Wed, Dec 1, 2010 at 8:36 PM, Timo Schoeler timo.schoe...@riscworks.net wrote: You get what you pay for -- this is a valid rule of thumb throughout the whole life. Except with CentOS - we get SO much more than we pay for :-D Hah - I was thinking of another angle: so,

Re: [CentOS] 1 Gbit/s Ethernet NIC under CentOS

2010-12-02 Thread m . roth
Timo Schoeler wrote: On 12/02/2010 04:34 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Bent Terp wrote: On Wed, Dec 1, 2010 at 8:36 PM, Timo Schoeler timo.schoe...@riscworks.net wrote: You get what you pay for -- this is a valid rule of thumb throughout the whole life. Except with CentOS - we get SO much

Re: [CentOS] x86_64 and Thunderbird Trash folder.

2010-12-03 Thread m . roth
Scott Silva wrote: on 12-1-2010 3:57 PM Jerry Geis spake the following: Um, do you ever log out, or close firefox? For that matter, do you have it set to empty trash when done? Or do you ever manually compress folders/empty trash? mark or just leave it running for a year at a time?

Re: [CentOS] networking printer

2010-12-03 Thread m . roth
ann kok wrote: Hi all I would like to ask linux can do the networking printer as window snip man cups mark ___ CentOS mailing list CentOS@centos.org http://lists.centos.org/mailman/listinfo/centos

Re: [CentOS] shutdown script

2010-12-03 Thread m . roth
Michael D. Berger wrote: I have a daemon that throws an exception whenever I shutdown or reboot. However, stopping it with kill -15, or calling the stop command in its start stop script (in /etc/init.d/) results in correct termination. Therefore, might it be that shutdown or reboot call an

Re: [CentOS] Total Number of conecctions

2010-12-03 Thread m . roth
Robert Heller wrote: At Fri, 3 Dec 2010 12:57:59 -0800 (PST) CentOS mailing list centos@centos.org wrote: I have the need to know how many connection the server has, i run this command but i don't know how to sum all the results and get a final number. any ideas? netstat -an | grep -E

Re: [CentOS] Total Number of conecctions

2010-12-03 Thread m . roth
Sorry, missed a close brace: m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Robert Heller wrote: At Fri, 3 Dec 2010 12:57:59 -0800 (PST) CentOS mailing list centos@centos.org wrote: I have the need to know how many connection the server has, i run this command but i don't know how to sum all the results and get a

Re: [CentOS] Total Number of conecctions

2010-12-03 Thread m . roth
Alexander Dalloz wrote: Am 03.12.2010 22:27, schrieb m.r...@5-cent.us: Robert Heller wrote: At Fri, 3 Dec 2010 12:57:59 -0800 (PST) CentOS mailing list centos@centos.org wrote: I have the need to know how many connection the server has, i run this command but i don't know how to sum all the

[CentOS] Coolkey and esc and SmartCards, oh, my

2010-12-06 Thread m . roth
What's happening: I put my SmartCard in the reader, and the Coolkey phone home window pops up. I close it, and the SmartCard manager window pops up, saying it's not initialized. Neither of these should be happening with these cards (US federal gov't issue, not DoD). Googling, I find

Re: [CentOS] difference between cron and shell invocation.

2010-12-07 Thread m . roth
James B. Byrne wrote: I have a fairly involved root cron task that I moved verbatim from another server. On the original server, this task ran without problem. On the new server, when this task runs via cron, which I confirm is happening by looking in the cron log, no files are transferred

Re: [CentOS] IPV4 is nearly depleted, are you ready for IPV6?

2010-12-07 Thread m . roth
Lamar Owen wrote: On Tuesday, December 07, 2010 05:29:09 am Adam Tauno Williams wrote: On Mon, 2010-12-06 at 18:28 -0500, Bob McConnell wrote: No, the downside is that each address used will be exposed to the world. False. That is *NOT* a downside. In your opinion. Others hold a

Re: [CentOS] difference between cron and shell invocation.

2010-12-07 Thread m . roth
James B. Byrne wrote: Question. In a chained cron job like this: sshfs . . . /usr/bin/rsync . . . | /bin/mail -s . . . . . . Is there anyway to get a failure message from the first part to be emailed or logged? Given the resolution of this problem I gather that sshfs must not

Re: [CentOS] SELinux - way of the future or good idea but !!!

2010-12-07 Thread m . roth
Brunner, Brian T. wrote: snip My solution is to use complex passwords, and write them down wrong, making my write-down a password hint, but not a password. My task is to remember what is my transform from hint to fact: (examples follow, choose your own) snip Yeah, I use hints, too... but do

Re: [CentOS] SELinux - way of the future or good idea but !!!

2010-12-07 Thread m . roth
Daniel J Walsh wrote: On 12/07/2010 11:59 AM, Benjamin Franz wrote: On 12/07/2010 08:12 AM, Daniel J Walsh wrote: Yes SELinux and all MAC systems require that if the administrator puts files in non default directories, then they have to have to be told. In the case of SELinux, this involves

Re: [CentOS] SELinux - way of the future or good idea but !!!

2010-12-07 Thread m . roth
Daniel J Walsh wrote: On 12/07/2010 12:46 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Daniel J Walsh wrote: On 12/07/2010 11:59 AM, Benjamin Franz wrote: On 12/07/2010 08:12 AM, Daniel J Walsh wrote: mvnch What have you done for folks who have third-party software, either F/OSS or COTS, or in-house

Re: [CentOS] IPV4 is nearly depleted, are you ready for IPV6?

2010-12-08 Thread m . roth
Scott Robbins wrote: On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 07:41:58AM -0500, Steve Clark wrote: On 12/07/2010 04:31 PM, John R. Dennison wrote: Why do we bottom post? People have said so you can read what has been already written before you reply. But all the time people snip out big sections. That IMHO

Re: [CentOS] IPV4 is nearly depleted, are you ready for IPV6?

2010-12-08 Thread m . roth
Scott Robbins wrote: On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 09:43:03AM -0500, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Scott Robbins wrote: http://linux.sgms-centre.com/misc/netiquette.php http://howto-pages.org/posting_style give good explanations. Trimming is important. Putting a two line answer at the end of

Re: [CentOS] IPV4 is nearly depleted, are you ready for IPV6?

2010-12-08 Thread m . roth
Adam Tauno Williams wrote: On Wed, 2010-12-08 at 15:16 +, lheck...@users.sourceforge.net wrote: I guess the reason it jars us here is because most people post properly. Except the gmail lusers who haven't figured out how to turn off multipart html crap. +1 Although I've found @gmail

Re: [CentOS] Nerd rage (Was: IPV4 is nearly depleted, are you ready for IPV6?)

2010-12-08 Thread m . roth
Jerry Franz wrote: On 12/08/2010 07:03 AM, Scott Robbins wrote: Honestly, I had no one in mind. I remember in an effort to get a life outside tech, I joined a mailing list for something else. I hadn't realized how most people top post, don't trim, and still use aol. It really is worth

Re: [CentOS] [OT] Nerd rage (Was: IPV4 is nearly depleted, are you ready for IPV6?)

2010-12-08 Thread m . roth
Lamar Owen wrote: On Wednesday, December 08, 2010 11:13:05 am m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: snip Oh, BTW: vim over emacs. Actually, yep. I do know how to exit from emacs (the windowing o/s masquerading as a text editor...). alt.religion.editors g What about alt.emacs.die.die.die or

Re: [CentOS] Optimal VPN

2010-12-09 Thread m . roth
David Sommerseth wrote: MVNCH That's the wonderful thing about standards, everyone can have their own - unknown Actually, that's The nice thing about standards is that there are so *many* of them. mark

Re: [CentOS] SELinux - way of the future or good idea but !!!

2010-12-09 Thread m . roth
Warren Young wrote: On 12/9/2010 1:54 AM, David Sommerseth wrote: For the vast majority of issues with SELinux, it possible to overcome them using the provided tools. Of course, but I think you're mistaking possible for practical. Everyone has different incentives and constraints. Allow

Re: [CentOS] system startup sound

2010-12-10 Thread m . roth
Ritika Garg wrote: Whenever the system boots there is sound ( beep ). Is there any way to disable it? That's a firmware/BIOS thing, if it's the one I think. mark ___ CentOS mailing list CentOS@centos.org

Re: [CentOS] system startup sound

2010-12-10 Thread m . roth
Timo Schoeler wrote: On 12/10/2010 05:42 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Ritika Garg wrote: Whenever the system boots there is sound ( beep ). Is there any way to disable it? That's a firmware/BIOS thing, if it's the one I think. Pull the cable of the internal PC speaker. The annoying 'beep'

[CentOS] Todd Denniston - a second thanks, again

2010-12-10 Thread m . roth
Almost there on getting the current US fed PIV cards working properly (and *not* pulling up the idiot coolkey stuff), and I was just looking for where ssh-agent is started automagically when you log in... and I found the thread I started early last April... and that inlcuded you, Todd, mentioning

Re: [CentOS] Todd Denniston - a second thanks, again

2010-12-11 Thread m . roth
Jason Pyeron wrote: [mailto:centos-boun...@centos.org] On Behalf Of m.r...@5-cent.us Almost there on getting the current US fed PIV cards working properly (and We are going to have to do the same here very soon. If I can help in the effort please let me know. Thanks. My manager actually

Re: [CentOS] Installing Centos 5.5 64 bit issues

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
benedict dcunha wrote: Dear All, We have a new SUN BLADE X6270 SERVER MODULES and i am trying to install centos 5.5 64 bit . the installations starts fine but when it reaches the point inialthe X server it says initialization done but then gives a fatal error and stops Appreciate if some

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Sven Aluoor wrote: Hi folks I have more than 12 years experience with UNIX system administration, but I am too stupid for programming. My only programming experience is shell scripting. I tried to learn Java, but don't understand it because it is too complicated for my limited brainpower.

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Scot P. Floess wrote: I've not used C# - but as I understand it has similar constructs as Java (and C++)... What about Java didn't you understand? Trying to understand what you didn't understand to make a suggestion... I know, back in the day, I was all about Pascal :) Well, that's why

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Adam Tauno Williams wrote: On Mon, 2010-12-13 at 17:14 +0100, Sven Aluoor wrote: Hi folks I have more than 12 years experience with UNIX system administration, but I am too stupid for programming. My only programming experience is shell scripting. I tried to learn Java, but don't understand

Re: [CentOS] Installing Centos 5.5 64 bit issues

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Brian Mathis wrote: On Mon, Dec 13, 2010 at 11:22 AM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: benedict dcunha wrote: We have a new SUN BLADE X6270 SERVER MODULES and i am trying to install centos 5.5 64 bit . the installations starts fine but when it reaches the point inialthe X server it says

Re: [CentOS] Issues with CentOS in enterprise

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
lheck...@users.sourceforge.net wrote: Anyone who advocates maintaining from source has simply never administered more than a handful of machines at a time. Great way to learn, but impractical for hundreds to thousands of machines.

Re: [CentOS] Issues with CentOS in enterprise

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Ray Van Dolson wrote: On Mon, Dec 13, 2010 at 12:55:12PM -0500, Kristopher Kane wrote: On Sun, Dec 12, 2010 at 11:45 AM, Zdenek zdene...@o2.pl wrote: Hello all. Does anybody have experience with pushing CentOS in enterprise? What does 'enterprise' mean to you? Space. The final

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Adam Tauno Williams wrote: snip My only real usability gripe is the craptastic type management, static typing would be a big improvement. [But pythonista's heads would explode at having to eat their own dog-food about writing 'self documenting code']. Hey, the dogs' food is USDA approved, I

Re: [CentOS] Issues with CentOS in enterprise

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Lamar Owen wrote: On Monday, December 13, 2010 01:03:03 pm m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: What does 'enterprise' mean to you? Space. The final frontier... Hey, that's the question, when you're trying to get new, bigger disks! What we need is a working warp drive. These magnetic impulse

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
cornel panceac wrote: 2010/12/13 Sven Aluoor alu...@gmail.com I have more than 12 years experience with UNIX system administration, but I am too stupid for programming. My only programming experience is shell scripting. I tried to learn Java, but don't understand it because it is too

[CentOS] Sun X4640

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Problems with a relatively new server: anyone have one of these, and if I see ECC errors complaining about node 2, core x, does node 2 mean board 2, or is that the third board, counting from zero, or...? mark ___ CentOS mailing list

Re: [CentOS] Sun X4640

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
John R Pierce wrote: On 12/13/10 11:39 AM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Problems with a relatively new server: anyone have one of these, and if I see ECC errors complaining about node 2, core x, does node 2 mean board 2, or is that the third board, counting from zero, or...? means you should call

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Warren Young wrote: On 12/13/2010 9:37 AM, Les Mikesell wrote: On 12/13/2010 10:14 AM, Sven Aluoor wrote: snip Your next step should be to something simpler, and with less of a difference to your existing experience. Perl is probably the easiest next step for someone who has shell scripting

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Patrick Lists wrote: On 12/13/2010 05:14 PM, Sven Aluoor wrote: I have more than 12 years experience with UNIX system administration, but I am too stupid for programming. My only programming experience is shell scripting. I tried to learn Java, but don't understand it because it is too

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-13 Thread m . roth
Adam Tauno Williams wrote: snip -1 Perl is a withering dinosaur. snip I expect by the time P6 arrives very few people will care; Perl has been fading for a long time. ROTFLMAO! It'll wither some time after the last COBOL program is retired... and definitely after java dies with a stake

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Les Mikesell wrote: On 12/14/2010 4:43 AM, Natxo Asenjo wrote: Python enforces you to be more consistent, which is not a bad thing if you want to understand better what you are doing in the very beginning. Later on Perl, Ruby, C#, Java, C/C++ might be a good alternatives, as they probably

Re: [CentOS] wireless not working

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Ritika Garg wrote: I have CentOS5.5 installed on a DELL laptop. Wireless is not working. What tests have you done? Have you checked dmesg and /var/log/messages as to why? Have you enabled it? mark, who's getting paid for what he does at work, not for answering questions on

Re: [CentOS] RAID help

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Hey, Jason, Jason T. Slack-Moehrle wrote: I have a new system with 2 Seagate 1TB SATA Enterprise level drives in it. I want to RAID1 (mirror) these drives. snip So if I simplify, I must: 1. Create a software raid partition on each drive 2. Create a RAID 1 out of that partition and use a

Re: [CentOS] RAID help

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Ryan Wagoner wrote: On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 1:49 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Jason T. Slack-Moehrle wrote: snip 3. Create other mount points I might want i.e swap, /home, etc 4. Create RAID1 out of these partitions Only if you want each directory RAIDed. DO NOT mirror swap. Bad idea. You

Re: [CentOS] RAID help

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Ryan Wagoner wrote: On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 2:08 PM, Jason T. Slack-Moehrle slackmoeh...@me.com wrote: snip I do know that RHEL 6 creates boot by default as larger than 100M so you might want to determine the size to feature proof your setup. *sigh* I assume that's because Fedora, at least as

Re: [CentOS] Stripping silent periods from MP3s

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Keith Roberts wrote: snip Sorry for my lame email replies, (please excuse the pun), but I had problems with my email recently. I've just had to clear out ~6,000 SPAM messages from my new hosting providers web mail account :( *sigh* I've been getting bounces, because some spambot appears to

[CentOS] was, Re: Stripping silent periods from MP3s, is: forged spam

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Bowie Bailey wrote: On 12/14/2010 2:38 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Keith Roberts wrote: snip Sorry for my lame email replies, (please excuse the pun), but I had problems with my email recently. I've just had to clear out ~6,000 SPAM messages from my new hosting providers web mail account

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Kwan Lowe wrote: On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 2:41 PM, Les Mikesell lesmikes...@gmail.com wrote: On 12/14/2010 1:16 PM, Adam Tauno Williams wrote: Personally I've banned Perl from the network primarily because of the maintenance disaster that is CPAN. And your perfectly maintained public

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Les Mikesell wrote: On 12/14/2010 3:01 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: As to Perl.. though it still is my preferred language for getting things done (mainly because I understand it that I first think out problems in Perl then convert to other languages), I have seen some bad, really bad Perl

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Adam Tauno Williams wrote: On Tue, 2010-12-14 at 15:33 -0600, Les Mikesell wrote: On 12/14/2010 3:01 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: As to Perl.. though it still is my preferred language for getting things done (mainly because I understand it that I first think out problems in Perl then

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Kwan Lowe wrote: On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 4:20 PM, Natxo Asenjo natxo.ase...@gmail.com wrote: It kind of gets boring to see Perl attacked for no reason. The problem snip As to Perl.. though it still is my preferred language for getting things done (mainly because I understand it that I first

Re: [CentOS] RAID help

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Jason T. Slack-Moehrle wrote: If you dont know in advance how your storage is allocated the best way, use lvm. The space you dont need today is in the pool and be it /var/www/html or swap or whatever assign it as needed in the future. Note that its maybe better to not put /boot into lvm. I

Re: [CentOS] OT: programming language for morons (newbie friendly language in Open Source world)

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Les Mikesell wrote: On 12/14/2010 3:38 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: If you don't like java's verbosity, you might like groovy. You can, for OO in general, and java in particular, IMO, is trying to enforce good coding standards by compiler... except, of course, that it doesn't work.

Re: [CentOS] RAID help

2010-12-14 Thread m . roth
Markus Falb wrote: On 14.12.2010 22:49, Jason T. Slack-Moehrle wrote: snip OK, I have done this, I need to create mount points and I am not sure how to initially size. My idea was to assign minimum at now. It could go like this: lvm volume group - 1000GB for the system: lvm logical

[CentOS] Smart cards, mostly solved

2010-12-15 Thread m . roth
So, it *seems* to be working, pretty much. I needed to install opensc, openct pcsc-lite, pcsc-lite-openct, and ctapi-common will be installed as a dependency. I *removed* coolkey and esc, which depended on it. 100% of the time, they misidentifed the new/current US federal ID PIV-II cards as

Re: [CentOS] Smart cards, mostly solved

2010-12-15 Thread m . roth
Jason Pyeron wrote: [mailto:centos-boun...@centos.org] On Behalf Of m.r...@5-cent.us So, it *seems* to be working, pretty much. I needed to install opensc, openct pcsc-lite, pcsc-lite-openct, and ctapi-common will be installed as a dependency. Awesome. Glad to help. Don't see any reason

Re: [CentOS] Smart cards, mostly solved [OT:windows]

2010-12-15 Thread m . roth
Jason Pyeron wrote: [mailto:centos-boun...@centos.org] On Behalf Of Jason Pyeron [mailto:centos-boun...@centos.org] On Behalf Of m.r...@5-cent.us snip/ On a related note, from WinDoze, there's a version of putty that works http://www.risacher.org/putty-cac/putty-cac-experimental/wind

Re: [CentOS] centos 5.5 x64 bit issues on sun blade X6270 SERVER MODULE

2010-12-16 Thread m . roth
sylvan.dcu...@gmail.com wrote: snip I did run system-config-network and selected the card as ast-ASpeedTech chipsets since my lspci says i have a 20:05.0 VGA compatible controller: ASPEED Technology, Inc. ASPEED Graphics Family (rev 10) snip (==) Using config file: /etc/X11/xorg.conf dlopen:

Re: [CentOS] centos 5.5 x64 bit issues on sun blade X6270 SERVER MODULE

2010-12-16 Thread m . roth
sylvan.dcu...@gmail.com wrote: snip here in the readme it does mention 64 bit What does it say about 64 bit systems? As I said, it sounds like you've got the driver in the wrong directory. You might check for the driver in the 32-bit directory, and what does file say about it? You REALLY, REALLY

Re: [CentOS] Building packages using RPMBUILD

2010-12-16 Thread m . roth
Leonard den Ottolander wrote: Hello Nico, On Thu, 2010-12-16 at 15:20 -0500, Nico Kadel-Garcia wrote: On Thu, Dec 16, 2010 at 11:00 AM, Leonard den Ottolander /usr/src/redhat and sub dirs are owned root.root. If you want to build as a normal user (and you should!) you should fix the

Re: [CentOS] Building packages using RPMBUILD

2010-12-17 Thread m . roth
Leonard den Ottolander wrote: Hello Nico, On Fri, 2010-12-17 at 08:01 -0500, Nico Kadel-Garcia wrote: There are easily half a dozen reasons. The first one is that this is where root runs their builds: if you leave it with write permission for other users, Second, if you open the permissions

Re: [CentOS] use parted to create raw paration????

2010-12-17 Thread m . roth
mcclnx mcc wrote: Thnks. Can you tell me where is RPMforge third-party repository? I search whole CENTOS 5.5 X86 installation DVD and can NOT find it. Do you understand what a repository is? Hint: it's NOT ON A DVD. mark --- 10/12/16 (四),Lamar Owen lo...@pari.edu 寫道:

Re: [CentOS] Moving from Fedora -- Advice??

2010-12-17 Thread m . roth
David Sommerseth wrote: On 17/12/10 18:24, Scott Robbins wrote: On Sat, Dec 18, 2010 at 01:11:49AM +0800, Guenther Boelter wrote: On 12/18/2010 01:04 AM, Beartooth wrote: I'm running Fedora14 on all machines, including my wife's -- and I'm the nearest (distant) thing there is to tech

Re: [CentOS] Moving from Fedora -- Advice??

2010-12-17 Thread m . roth
Gordon Messmer wrote: On 12/17/2010 10:11 AM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: FC14 *seems* to be a bit more stable, though right now, I'm fighting to try to get ssh-agent working correctly on it - just did a full update, and now it starts it on login... but doesn't stop it on logout, and doesn't pass

[CentOS] CentOS 6

2010-12-20 Thread m . roth
*sigh* I'm sitting here with my manager and the other admin, as they argue as to when CentOS 6 will be out. Anyone have a clue as to when? Are we getting close? mark ___ CentOS mailing list CentOS@centos.org

Re: [CentOS] Cloud demographics

2010-12-21 Thread m . roth
Christopher Chan wrote: Please turn off troll detectors. Especially those with big automatic hammers. http://thecloudmarket.com/stats#/by_platform_definition snip Not sure I understand it... esp. since it lists linux as less than ubuntu, and more than CentOS mark

Re: [CentOS] CentOS 6

2010-12-21 Thread m . roth
Daniel Heitmann wrote: On 20.12.2010 21:35, m.r...@5-cent.us sent: *sigh* I'm sitting here with my manager and the other admin, as they argue as to when CentOS 6 will be out. Anyone have a clue as to when? Are we getting close? Just follow kbsingh and/or centos on Twitter and you'll know if

Re: [CentOS] CentOS 6

2010-12-21 Thread m . roth
Les Mikesell wrote: On 12/21/2010 10:28 AM, Chris Geldenhuis wrote: Just follow kbsingh and/or centos on Twitter and you'll know if its done. I'd also expect info on early testing-releases there. Ah, no. I'm not a twit, so I'll just check the CentOS.org website, and here. mark, who

Re: [CentOS] Cloud demographics

2010-12-21 Thread m . roth
Rob Del Vecchio wrote: http://thecloudmarket.com/stats#/by_platform_definition snip Not sure I understand it... esp. since it lists linux as less than ubuntu, and more than CentOS I'm guessing linux is an average of all of the flavors there so you can compare linux with something like

Re: [CentOS] Text Proccessing script - advice?

2010-12-21 Thread m . roth
Roland RoLaNd wrote: I have a log file with the following input: X , ID , Date, Time, Y 01,01368,2010-12-02,09:07:00,Pass 01,01368,2010-12-02,10:54:00,Pass 01,01368,2010-12-02,13:07:04,Pass 01,01368,2010-12-02,18:54:01,Pass 01,01368,2010-12-03,09:02:00,Pass

Re: [CentOS] Moving from Fedora -- Advice??

2010-12-21 Thread m . roth
Gordon Messmer wrote: On 12/17/2010 12:32 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Not with PIV-II cards Why? Do they use a non-standard SSH agent? pkcs11. opensc. NOT COOLKEY. Trying to use a current version of openssh, opensc, and openct that my manager built it 100% repeatably tries to use

Re: [CentOS] Text Proccessing script - advice?

2010-12-21 Thread m . roth
John Lundin wrote: On Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 08:30:43PM +0200, Roland RoLaNd wrote: (chuckle) That's a bit more verbose than necessary. As a one-liner: awk -F, '($409:00:00){c[$2 , $3]++};END{for (i in c){print i , c[i]}}' $filename Well, yes, but he also wanted a count mark

Re: [CentOS] Text Proccessing script - advice?

2010-12-21 Thread m . roth
John Lundin wrote: On Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 02:35:13PM -0500, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: John Lundin wrote: On Tue, Dec 21, 2010 at 08:30:43PM +0200, Roland RoLaNd wrote: [...] Well, yes, but he also wanted a count Oh, lord, it's worse than that. I was solving the wrong problem. (And

Re: [CentOS] The case of the missing mail

2010-12-22 Thread m . roth
Anne Wilson wrote: On Wednesday 22 December 2010 16:51:02 Paul Heinlein wrote: On Wed, 22 Dec 2010, Anne Wilson wrote: On Wednesday 22 December 2010 13:33:10 Anne Wilson wrote: I became suspicious that I should have received a certain message, and reading pm.log I discovered that it had

Re: [CentOS] Moving from Fedora -- Advice??

2010-12-22 Thread m . roth
Gordon Messmer wrote: On 12/21/2010 10:49 AM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Gordon Messmer wrote: On 12/17/2010 12:32 PM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Not with PIV-II cards Why? Do they use a non-standard SSH agent? pkcs11. opensc. NOT COOLKEY. I'm not really sure what that has to do with

Re: [CentOS] Moving from Fedora -- Advice??

2010-12-26 Thread m . roth
Gordon Messmer wrote: On 12/22/2010 11:39 AM, m.r...@5-cent.us wrote: Right, which AFAIK, doesn't work with the new US federal PIV-II cards. Certainly, I can't add the card when it's inserted in the reader with just that. OK. Well, that's more or less what I meant when I asked if there was

Re: [CentOS] E1000 eth1 link flakiness - causes??

2010-12-27 Thread m . roth
fred smith wrote: On Mon, Dec 27, 2010 at 05:22:38PM -0500, E Westphal wrote: Have you experienced this? What's going on when this occurs? What do I need to do to keep it from occurring? Please advise. Thanks. could be a bad network switch. or a bad cable on that NIC. snip I've got a bad

Re: [CentOS] 2 Ethernet cabling question

2010-12-29 Thread m . roth
Bowie Bailey wrote: On 12/29/2010 9:52 AM, Blake Hudson wrote: Original Message Subject: Re: [CentOS] 2 Ethernet cabling question From: Raymond Lillard r...@sonic.net On 12/28/2010 08:01 PM, Drew wrote: The colors do not matter. What matters is the pairs. And every

Re: [CentOS] Does anybody know a PeerGuardian like app?

2010-12-29 Thread m . roth
S Mathias wrote: Are there any programs blocking ip, and has frequently updated lists, like the peerguardian on windows? sorry for the question, but i looking for this kind of application :O No idea what PeerGuardian is or does - I don't do WinDoze - but we run fail2ban, which blocks an IP

Re: [CentOS] Script Output Format

2010-12-29 Thread m . roth
Alejandro Rodriguez Luna wrote: i'm just did a script that the output must be comma separated to be imported into a spreadsheet. the output that i obteined was Date/Time,We. Active Threads,W. Total Threads,W. Worker Threads,Name 29-12-10/11:43:01,0,250,0,/FIM ,0,/mytest

Re: [CentOS] installing windows 2008 server( VM) on a centos xenserver

2011-01-03 Thread m . roth
Agnello George wrote: On Mon, Jan 3, 2011 at 8:20 PM, Gabriel gabr...@impactteachers.com wrote: You won’t be installing GUI! Trust me, yum install virt-manager xauth – Those are the only packages that will be installed, (plus any required support packages, which are minimal) Then via

Re: [CentOS] yum update troubles

2011-01-03 Thread m . roth
Matt wrote: Running yum update on CentOS 4.8 32 bit I keep getting this: -- Running transaction check -- Processing Dependency: perl(Compress::Raw::Zlib) = 2.024 for package: perl-IO-Compress -- Finished Dependency Resolution Error: Missing Dependency: perl(Compress::Raw::Zlib) = 2.024 is

Re: [CentOS] Converting to maildir

2011-01-04 Thread m . roth
Dominik Zyla wrote: On Tue, Jan 04, 2011 at 09:14:57AM -0500, Adam Tauno Williams wrote: On Tue, 2011-01-04 at 15:06 +0100, Dominik Zyla wrote: SNIP Mbox is much more slower during operations on it. It's because it's operate on single file, Correct, but who cares? If the server provides

Re: [CentOS] way to replace DELL PERC 6/E card???

2011-01-05 Thread m . roth
Brian Mathis wrote: On Wed, Jan 5, 2011 at 9:47 AM, mcclnx mcc mcc...@yahoo.com.tw wrote: we have several R900 servers with PERC 6/E card in it.  Recently it we getting some message on /var/log/message say change to write back and change back to write through. We figure out it is PERC 6/E

Re: [CentOS] if you install cgi programs from rpm, how to configure for actual use in /var/www/html ?

2011-01-05 Thread m . roth
Paul Johnson wrote: In Centos 5.5, I've had this same experience over and over. I have no trouble installing CGI programs the old fashioned way (untar into /var/www/html and configure), but don't like un-rpm managed files floating about. So I can install, for example, phpMyAdmin, from EPEL.

Re: [CentOS] recursively find duplicate filenames

2011-01-05 Thread m . roth
S Mathias wrote: duplicate filenames - duplicate filenames Please don't top post. Now, a) you can't have identical filenames in the same directory, so shall I assume that you're looking for all files under one heirarchical directory structure that have the same name? If so, find $1 -name $2

Re: [CentOS] fstab multiple line entries?

2011-01-05 Thread m . roth
Keith Roberts wrote: I'm trying to add a long list of mount options in my fstab, and break the entry over 2 lines, as it goes off screen. Taking this as an example: # This works # #/dev/hda9 # original settings # LABEL=downloads /downloads ext3 defaults 1 2 # This doesn't

Re: [CentOS] using kvm

2011-01-05 Thread m . roth
Mitch Patenaude wrote: On Tue, 4 Jan 2011, Jerry Geis wrote: All -  I am running a virtual windows 7 (pro 64) on centos 5.5 x86_64. I was hoping to run virtual XP inside windows7 in this configuration. I get an error about cannot start virtual XP when I try this. Do I not have

Re: [CentOS] Helper variables like %{rhel} on CentOS

2011-01-06 Thread m . roth
Nico Kadel-Garcia wrote: On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 3:34 AM, Akemi Yagi amy...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Jan 5, 2011 at 9:06 PM, Nico Kadel-Garcia nka...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Jan 5, 2011 at 2:05 PM, Akemi Yagi amy...@gmail.com wrote: %rhel           0%(/bin/rpm -q -f /etc/redhat-release --qf

Re: [CentOS] Could not setup Speed and Duplex on CentOS 5.5

2011-01-07 Thread m . roth
Sikkandar Dulkarnai wrote: Greetings, I recently installed CentOS 5 on Dell PE 1750 server. I have noticed that the speed and duplex settings are 100 Half Duplex. I tried to change the duplex settings to full, but no success. I got the error message Cannot get current device settings:

Re: [CentOS] When are Logwatch errors really errors

2011-01-07 Thread m . roth
Jason Pyeron wrote: From: S-M Sent: Friday, January 07, 2011 11:26 I don't know enough about when errors are *really* errors. So I google a lot to read and learn. I have a few things in my Logwatch that I want to make sure I understand snip 3. automount **Unmatched Entries**

Re: [CentOS] Quoting practice

2011-01-07 Thread m . roth
Leonard den Ottolander wrote: Hi guys and girls, It would be appreciated by many if you could strip quotes in your replies. Having to wade through a fully quoted mail to find a one or two line reply followed by one or more quoted footers is just a waste of time, bandwidth, disk space and cpu

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