Re: Kernel hacker tasks seek interested hackers

1999-08-15 Thread Narvi
On Sun, 15 Aug 1999, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Narvi writes: On Sun, 15 Aug 1999, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: [snip] 7. [medium] The current naming for ptys doesn't scale that well. Changing it to ttyp%d / pty%d would probably be a good

Re: Kernel hacker tasks seek interested hackers

1999-08-15 Thread Poul-Henning Kamp
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Narvi writes: I think that is needlessly complicated. It's a direct extension to the present tty naming scheme. That doesn't automatically imply that it is a good idea :-) I think tty%05d would solve all but the third of your objections, The first was more a

Q: Extending the sysctl MIB for Linuxulator variables

1999-08-15 Thread Marcel Moolenaar
Hi, There're a couple of variables in the Linuxulator that can be put under sysctl. These include the kernel version and the OSS version, among probably others. The question is simply were in the MIB to put them? 1) under "kern.linux" 2) under "kern.emu.linux" 3) under "linux" 4) non of the

Re: Q: Extending the sysctl MIB for Linuxulator variables

1999-08-15 Thread Poul-Henning Kamp
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Marcel Moolenaar writes: Hi, There're a couple of variables in the Linuxulator that can be put under sysctl. These include the kernel version and the OSS version, among probably others. The question is simply were in the MIB to put them? 1) under "kern.linux" 2)

Re: Q: Extending the sysctl MIB for Linuxulator variables

1999-08-15 Thread Matthew Dillon
:2) under "kern.emu.linux" :3) under "linux" : :I vote for 3. : :-- :Poul-Henning Kamp FreeBSD coreteam member :[EMAIL PROTECTED] "Real hackers run -current on their laptop." :FreeBSD -- It will take a long time before progress goes too far! Ditto. Linux emulation

Re: pex5 and xie load errors

1999-08-15 Thread Narvi
On Sat, 14 Aug 1999, Randy Bush wrote: i just upgraded to current. i still have the following in my /etc/XF86Config Section "Module" Load"pex5.so" Load"xie.so" EndSection during X startup i get load errors for these. but i can see

Re: Q: Extending the sysctl MIB for Linuxulator variables

1999-08-15 Thread Brian F. Feldman
On Sun, 15 Aug 1999, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: The question is simply were in the MIB to put them? ... 3) under "linux" I vote for 3. I suppose, but wouldn't the proper place be under machdep? I agree that a linux top-level MIB would be easiest to remember. -- Poul-Henning Kamp

Re: pex5 and xie load errors

1999-08-15 Thread Brian F. Feldman
On Sun, 15 Aug 1999, Narvi wrote: On Sat, 14 Aug 1999, Randy Bush wrote: during X startup i get load errors for these. but i can see nothing unappy with X. do i delete them from /etc/XF86Config or rebuild X or what? Rebuilding X won't help last I tried. They have

Re: Q: Extending the sysctl MIB for Linuxulator variables

1999-08-15 Thread Poul-Henning Kamp
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], "Brian F. Feldman" writes: On Sun, 15 Aug 1999, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: The question is simply were in the MIB to put them? ... 3) under "linux" I vote for 3. I suppose, but wouldn't the proper place be under machdep? I agree that a linux top-level MIB would

Re: Q: Extending the sysctl MIB for Linuxulator variables

1999-08-15 Thread Mike Smith
Hi, There're a couple of variables in the Linuxulator that can be put under sysctl. These include the kernel version and the OSS version, among probably others. The question is simply were in the MIB to put them? 1) under "kern.linux" 2) under "kern.emu.linux" 3) under "linux" 4) non

Re: pex5 and xie load errors

1999-08-15 Thread Narvi
On Sun, 15 Aug 1999, Brian F. Feldman wrote: Well, by "they" I hope you don't intend to mean modules in general. I am happily using my Riva TNT with XFree86 3.3.3.1, which is a module (the GLX): I mean specificly the pex.so module (xie module also usewd to be broken). So what are the

Re: recent apm changes

1999-08-15 Thread Peter Mutsaers
"MS" == Mike Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: "MS" == Mike Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Then after 5 seconds the screen blanks, the power light starts flashing (indicating suspend mode), but when I hit a key, the console says (slept 00:00:02) only, and programs

make of vic broken in current

1999-08-15 Thread Randy Bush
excuse previous gibberish. i am at a loss as to how it happened, maybe vm dealing with a very long line. i hope it is not reproducable. -current as of 99.08.14 c++ -O2 -DUSE_SHM -DED_YBITS=4 -DSIGRET=void -I/usr/local/include/tk8.0 \ -I/usr/local/include/tcl8.0 -I/usr/X11R6/include

make cvsup broken

1999-08-15 Thread Randy Bush
=== Cleaning for cvsup-16.0 To build this port without X11 (and without the GUI), define "NO_X11". cvsup-16.0.tar.gz doesn't seem to exist on this system. Attempting to fetch from ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/development/CVSup/. Receiving cvsup-16.0.tar.gz (342698 bytes): 100% 342698

Re: make of vic broken in current

1999-08-15 Thread Luigi Rizzo
excuse previous gibberish. i am at a loss as to how it happened, maybe vm dealing with a very long line. i hope it is not reproducable. -current as of 99.08.14 could it be the compiler was upgraded recently ? I wrote grabber-x11.cc but i am far from being C++ literate so the most i

Re: Kernel hacker tasks seek interested hackers

1999-08-15 Thread Daniel C. Sobral
Narvi wrote: So why not instead: I think that is needlessly complicated. It's a direct extension to the present tty naming scheme. That's what he said: it's needlessly complicated. -- Daniel C. Sobral(8-DCS) [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] "You

Re: Kernel hacker tasks seek interested hackers

1999-08-15 Thread Greg Lehey
On Sunday, 15 August 1999 at 12:27:57 +0200, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: Well, autumn and winter is on us pretty soon. At least on my lattitude that means hot tea inside warm and cosy houses while the elements do their best to make life misserable for anything still left on the outside. Here

Kernel hacker tasks seek interested hackers

1999-08-15 Thread Garrett Wollman
On Sun, 15 Aug 1999 12:27:57 +0200, Poul-Henning Kamp [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Here are some tasks which could put an evening or more to productive and educational use for interested kernel hackers. But by all means, if you start on one of these, TELL someone about it, eh? -GAWollman --

Re: Kernel hacker tasks seek interested hackers

1999-08-15 Thread Poul-Henning Kamp
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Greg Lehey writes: On Sunday, 15 August 1999 at 12:27:57 +0200, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: Well, autumn and winter is on us pretty soon. At least on my lattitude that means hot tea inside warm and cosy houses while the elements do their best to make life

Re: Kernel hacker tasks seek interested hackers

1999-08-15 Thread Warner Losh
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED] Narvi writes: : It's more the argument of "why do it *significantly* differently from : others?" VMS has done the PTYx: since the mid 80's :-) Warner To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message

Re: Q: Extending the sysctl MIB for Linuxulator variables

1999-08-15 Thread Warner Losh
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED] "Brian F. Feldman" writes: : I suppose, but wouldn't the proper place be under machdep? I agree that : a linux top-level MIB would be easiest to remember. Linux isn't machdep. It is MI since we could have Linux/Alpha or Linux/MIPS emulators... Warner To

Re: Q: Extending the sysctl MIB for Linuxulator variables

1999-08-15 Thread Brian F. Feldman
On Sun, 15 Aug 1999, Warner Losh wrote: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED] "Brian F. Feldman" writes: : I suppose, but wouldn't the proper place be under machdep? I agree that : a linux top-level MIB would be easiest to remember. Linux isn't machdep. It is MI since we could have Linux/Alpha or

Re: cd writer recommendation?

1999-08-15 Thread Mike Muir
Amancio Hasty wrote: Any one care to recommend a CD writer for FreeBSD-current since thats typically what I run over here. Well, im using a Sony 948S here, works fine under -CURRENT with GCOMBUST (as a front end to mkisofs, mkhybridfs and cdrecord).. except that GCOMBUST occasionally cant

Re: cd writer recommendation?

1999-08-15 Thread Brian F. Feldman
On Sun, 15 Aug 1999, Amancio Hasty wrote: Any one care to recommend a CD writer for FreeBSD-current since thats typically what I run over here. Are you asking for recommendation about hardware or software? It's not evident from your wording. Tnks -- Amancio Hasty [EMAIL