Re: FreeBSD PVH guest support

2013-11-09 Thread Roger Pau Monné
On 07/11/13 19:10, Roger Pau Monné wrote: On 28/10/13 14:35, Roger Pau Monné wrote: Hello, The Xen community is working on a new virtualization mode (or maybe I should say an extension of HVM) to be able to run PV guests inside HVM containers without requiring a device-model (Qemu). One of

Re: freebsd perf testing

2013-11-09 Thread symbolics
On Fri, Nov 08, 2013 at 12:28:02PM -0800, Julian Elischer wrote: On 11/8/13, 1:54 AM, Olivier Cochard-Labbé wrote: On Fri, Nov 8, 2013 at 3:02 AM, Julian Elischer jul...@elischer.org mailto:jul...@elischer.orgwrote: Some time ago someone showed some freebsd performance graphs

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Matthew Seaman
On 08/11/2013 04:51, Allan Jude wrote: My use case is puppet etc, not ports/packages, so I'll leave the policy about packages up to portsmgr@, I just want a less sloppy way to manage crontabs with my orchestration system (and feature parity with Linux) There's two questions here: 1) Should

Re: freebsd perf testing

2013-11-09 Thread Erik Cederstrand
Hi Julian, Den 08/11/2013 kl. 03.02 skrev Julian Elischer jul...@elischer.org: Some time ago someone showed some freebsd performance graphs graphed against time. He had them up on a website that was updated each day or so. I think they were network perf tests but I'm not sure. He

Re: freebsd perf testing

2013-11-09 Thread Alan Somers
On Sat, Nov 9, 2013 at 6:37 AM, symbol...@gmx.com wrote: On Fri, Nov 08, 2013 at 12:28:02PM -0800, Julian Elischer wrote: On 11/8/13, 1:54 AM, Olivier Cochard-Labbé wrote: On Fri, Nov 8, 2013 at 3:02 AM, Julian Elischer jul...@elischer.org mailto:jul...@elischer.orgwrote: Some time

Re: freebsd perf testing

2013-11-09 Thread Erik Cederstrand
Hi Julian, Den 08/11/2013 kl. 03.02 skrev Julian Elischer jul...@elischer.org: Some time ago someone showed some freebsd performance graphs graphed against time. He had them up on a website that was updated each day or so. I think they were network perf tests but I'm not sure. He

WEAK_REFERENCE?

2013-11-09 Thread Andreas Tobler
Hi all, anyone interested in this patch to remove the WEAK_ALIAS and introduce the WEAK_REFERENCE? http://people.freebsd.org/~andreast/weak_ref.amd64.diff I have this running since months on amd64 and I have no issues with. I remember having had a communication with bde@ that he is in favour

Re : newcons comming

2013-11-09 Thread dt71
On Sat, 26 Oct 2013 10:45:32 +0200 dt71 at gmx.com wrote: Suppose that Newcons gets in quickly. I use a Radeon 9600 card. Will I see something useful on my screen (with KMS and the new Xorg and things like that), or will my screen be black? Yup, you will get normal virtual terminal, but a

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Daniel O'Connor
On 10 Nov 2013, at 24:24, Matthew Seaman matt...@freebsd.org wrote: 2) Should ports / packages populate these cron.d directories? This is a much more interesting question. Effectively its asking if a port / package should provide some level of automatic configuration

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Adrian Chadd
On 9 November 2013 16:05, Daniel O'Connor docon...@gsoft.com.au wrote: On 10 Nov 2013, at 24:24, Matthew Seaman matt...@freebsd.org wrote: 2) Should ports / packages populate these cron.d directories? This is a much more interesting question. Effectively its asking if a port

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Daniel O'Connor
On 10 Nov 2013, at 10:48, Adrian Chadd adr...@freebsd.org wrote: ie either the file is named such that it is ignored by cron (preferable IMO) or the entries in them are commented out. I want the opposite. I'm kinda fed up installing packages that don't enable themselves. 'pkg install

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-09 19:18, Adrian Chadd wrote: On 9 November 2013 16:05, Daniel O'Connor docon...@gsoft.com.au wrote: On 10 Nov 2013, at 24:24, Matthew Seaman matt...@freebsd.org wrote: 2) Should ports / packages populate these cron.d directories? This is a much more interesting question.

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Adrian Chadd
On 9 November 2013 16:28, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: Well, what about making these extra directories optional then? packages install the crontab entries, but crond ignores them unless you add: cron_flags=--scandir /etc/cron.d --scandir /usr/local/etc/cron.d or something to

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-09 20:05, Adrian Chadd wrote: On 9 November 2013 16:28, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: Well, what about making these extra directories optional then? packages install the crontab entries, but crond ignores them unless you add: cron_flags=--scandir /etc/cron.d --scandir

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Adrian Chadd
On 9 November 2013 17:40, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: On 2013-11-09 20:05, Adrian Chadd wrote: On 9 November 2013 16:28, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: Well, what about making these extra directories optional then? packages install the crontab entries, but crond ignores

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-09 20:55, Adrian Chadd wrote: On 9 November 2013 17:40, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: On 2013-11-09 20:05, Adrian Chadd wrote: On 9 November 2013 16:28, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: Well, what about making these extra directories optional then? packages

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Adrian Chadd
On 9 November 2013 17:58, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: Well, if the rc.conf config is specific to the daemon being installed by the package, then the existing /etc/rc.conf.d/ system works fine, it just falls down a little on xorg configuring hald, unless you just make the xorg

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-09 21:13, Adrian Chadd wrote: On 9 November 2013 17:58, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: Well, if the rc.conf config is specific to the daemon being installed by the package, then the existing /etc/rc.conf.d/ system works fine, it just falls down a little on xorg configuring

iwn(4) hangs after r257133

2013-11-09 Thread Brandon Gooch
Turns out that not enabling MRR causes my Intel Ultimate N WiFi Link 5300 to hang after only a few moments of use. For now, I've just reverted only those aspects of r257133, enabling MRR and keeping the rate index lookup, which seems to do something on my hardware at least (I assume it's not the

Re: iwn(4) hangs after r257133

2013-11-09 Thread Adrian Chadd
Hi! On 9 November 2013 18:29, Brandon Gooch jamesbrandongo...@gmail.com wrote: Turns out that not enabling MRR causes my Intel Ultimate N WiFi Link 5300 to hang after only a few moments of use. That's .. odd. Ok. For now, I've just reverted only those aspects of r257133, enabling MRR and

Re: iwn(4) hangs after r257133

2013-11-09 Thread Brandon Gooch
On Sat, Nov 9, 2013 at 8:46 PM, Adrian Chadd adr...@freebsd.org wrote: Hi! On 9 November 2013 18:29, Brandon Gooch jamesbrandongo...@gmail.com wrote: Turns out that not enabling MRR causes my Intel Ultimate N WiFi Link 5300 to hang after only a few moments of use. That's .. odd. Ok. For

Re: iwn(4) hangs after r257133

2013-11-09 Thread Adrian Chadd
Sure, flip on 'wlandebug +rate' (assuming you compiled with IEEE80211_DEBUG) -a On 9 November 2013 21:08, Brandon Gooch jamesbrandongo...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, Nov 9, 2013 at 8:46 PM, Adrian Chadd adr...@freebsd.org wrote: Hi! On 9 November 2013 18:29, Brandon Gooch

Re: iwn(4) hangs after r257133

2013-11-09 Thread Adrian Chadd
Oh, and you need to print out the tx-rate field using 0x%04x, rather than %d. The completion value is in hex. -adrian On 9 November 2013 22:18, Adrian Chadd adr...@freebsd.org wrote: Sure, flip on 'wlandebug +rate' (assuming you compiled with IEEE80211_DEBUG) -a On 9 November 2013 21:08,