[CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-07 Thread Allan Jude
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Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-07 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-07 16:43, Warren Block wrote: On Mon, 7 Oct 2013, Allan Jude wrote: Additional, it includes some other changes to bsdinstall: 1. Change the default to the 'non-standard keyboard mapping' prompt to no Please see http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=bin/162175

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-07 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-07 17:00, Outback Dingo wrote: On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 4:54 PM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: On 2013-10-07 16:43, Warren Block wrote: On Mon, 7 Oct 2013, Allan Jude wrote: Additional, it includes some other changes to bsdinstall: 1. Change the default to the 'non

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-07 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-07 18:25, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 7, 2013, at 3:21 PM, Outback Dingo wrote: On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 5:49 PM, Teske, Devin devin.te...@fisglobal.com wrote: On Oct 7, 2013, at 2:47 PM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-07 17:00, Outback Dingo wrote: On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 4:54 PM

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-07 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-07 20:21, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 7, 2013, at 5:18 PM, Warren Block wrote: On Mon, 7 Oct 2013, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-07 16:43, Warren Block wrote: On Mon, 7 Oct 2013, Allan Jude wrote: Additional, it includes some other changes to bsdinstall: 1. Change the default

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-07 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-07 15:59, Allan Jude wrote: Devin Teske and I have been working on a big patch to bsdinstall to implement installing on a ZFS pool. It supports both GPT and MBR, the 4k sector gnop trick, and optional GELI encryption. We would like to commit this in time for 10.0-BETA1 so it needs

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-07 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-08 01:11, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 7, 2013, at 10:07 PM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-07 15:59, Allan Jude wrote: Devin Teske and I have been working on a big patch to bsdinstall to implement installing on a ZFS pool. It supports both GPT and MBR, the 4k sector gnop trick

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-08 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-08 16:17, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 10/07/13 21:59, Allan Jude wrote: Devin Teske and I have been working on a big patch to bsdinstall to implement installing on a ZFS pool. It supports both GPT and MBR, the 4k sector gnop trick, and optional GELI encryption. We would like

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-09 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-09 03:22, Matthias Gamsjager wrote: Hi, tried 10-8 iso in Virtualbox but after reboot I was looking at a bootloader with a nice '-' but nothing more. post setup 'gpart list' showed no entries at all. On Wed, Oct 9, 2013 at 5:49 AM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com

Re: rcs

2013-10-09 Thread Allan Jude
doesn't rely on a FreeBSD kernel until after you select which BE to boot from. Kris and I discussed it at length with Devin Teske, and while he has demonstrated being able to populate a lower menu with the ZFS datasets, I am not sure if the other issue can be resolved. -- Allan Jude

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-09 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-09 13:21, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 8, 2013, at 8:49 PM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-07 15:59, Allan Jude wrote: Devin Teske and I have been working on a big patch to bsdinstall to implement installing on a ZFS pool. It supports both GPT and MBR, the 4k sector gnop trick

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-09 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-09 14:14, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 9, 2013, at 10:47 AM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-09 13:21, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 8, 2013, at 8:49 PM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-07 15:59, Allan Jude wrote: Devin Teske and I have been working on a big patch to bsdinstall

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-10 03:00, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 10/09/13 18:55, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 8, 2013, at 11:19 PM, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 10/09/13 01:13, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-08 16:17, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 10/07/13 21:59, Allan Jude wrote: Devin Teske and I have been working

Re: ZFS L2ARC - incorrect size and abnormal system load on r255173

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
the parent, so double check with: zfs get compression pool/zfs Is the data on pool/zfs related to the data on the root pool? if pool/zfs were a clone, and the data is actually used in both places, the newer 'single copy ARC' feature may come in to play: https://www.illumos.org/issues/3145 -- Allan Jude

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-10 11:30, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 10, 2013, at 4:55 AM, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 10/10/13 09:20, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-10 03:00, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 10/09/13 18:55, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 8, 2013, at 11:19 PM, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 10/09/13 01:13

Re: FreeBSD 10 and zfsd

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
. This is the type of feature that can be assed in 10.1, it won't have to wait for 11. You can see Robert Watsons talk How FreeBSD Works to see why releases are based on date, rather than on feature completion (because things are never finished) -- Allan Jude

Re: FreeBSD 10 and zfsd

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-10 13:26, Alan Somers wrote: On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 11:24 AM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: On 2013-10-10 12:13, Mark Felder wrote: On Thu, Oct 10, 2013, at 10:24, Alan Somers wrote: On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 8:19 AM, Johan Hendriks joh.hendr...@gmail.com wrote: When i

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
powerful features of the current partedit code, where it actually shows what is on your disk already, and allows you to just adjust it, and in general manage dual booting etc, that is a lot more complicated. -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org

Re: Prompt Live-CD/DVD with support for ZFS v.5000

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
object libiconv.so.3 not found, required by rsync First time seeing this thread, but Devin Teske and I have just finished integrated support for root-on-zfs installs in bsdinstall, should land in head today -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current

Re: Can't start iscsid - kldload: can't load iscsi: Exec format error - FreeBSD 10 Alpha 2

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
. isci is the intel SAS driver, not iscsi (confusing name) The problem appears to be that the iscsi module you have is not the same version as your kernel, try updating to ALPHA5 -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: FreeBSD 10 and zfsd

2013-10-10 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-10 15:59, O. Hartmann wrote: On Thu, 10 Oct 2013 13:41:06 -0500 Mark Felder f...@freebsd.org wrote: On Thu, Oct 10, 2013, at 12:40, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-10 13:26, Alan Somers wrote: On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 11:24 AM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: On 2013-10-10

Re: FreeBSD 10 and zfsd.

2013-10-11 Thread Allan Jude
, it just isn't published yet -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: FreeBSD 10 and zfsd.

2013-10-11 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-11 04:27, O. Hartmann wrote: On Fri, 11 Oct 2013 03:24:51 -0400 Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: On 2013-10-11 03:02, Johan Hendriks wrote: Johan Hendriks wrote: When i started using ZFS on FreeBSD I quickly found out that hot spares are not possible on FreeBSD. I

Re: May you please add alias for nslookup?

2013-10-12 Thread Allan Jude
numbers, but when I looked about 20 of the security advisories over the last 10 years have been because of bind. That is over 12% of all vulnerabilities. -- -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: May you please add alias for nslookup?

2013-10-12 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-12 14:18, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-12 12:34, Julian H. Stacey wrote: RW wrote: On Sat, 12 Oct 2013 10:44:56 +0200 Ivan Voras wrote: explaning the user what has happened and optionally invoking host or dig. Actually dig has gone Rather cryptic for me so I looked: dig has

Re: /usr/src/lib/msun errors

2013-10-12 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-12 21:23, Joe Nosay wrote: I am not top posting. Do not accuse me of this. I am upset and depressed and I do not need you to accuse me of something I am not doing. My system is shitting out on me. I have already told you what is happening. Stop accusing me of something I am not

Re: /usr/src/lib/msun errors

2013-10-12 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-13 00:06, Scot Hetzel wrote: On Sat, Oct 12, 2013 at 10:21 PM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: On 2013-10-12 21:23, Joe Nosay wrote: I am not top posting. Do not accuse me of this. I am upset and depressed and I do not need you to accuse me of something I am not doing. My

Re: Process stuck in D+ state

2013-10-13 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-13 15:10, Olivier Cochard-Labbé wrote: I've got a frequent problem on my desktop (FreeBSD 10.0-ALPHA5 #8 r256200): After few hours I can't acces to one of my folder: A simple ls in this folder stucks, and all filesystem information started after (df, fstat) stuck too in D+.

Re: RFC: support for first boot rc.d scripts

2013-10-13 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-13 18:58, Colin Percival wrote: Hi all, I've attached a very simple patch which makes /etc/rc: 1. Skip any rc.d scripts with the firstboot keyword if /var/db/firstboot does not exist, 2. If /var/db/firstboot and /var/db/firstboot-reboot exist after running rc.d scripts, reboot.

Re: Process stuck in D+ state

2013-10-14 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-14 16:53, Olivier Cochard-Labbé wrote: On Mon, Oct 14, 2013 at 1:14 AM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: Looking at the process states, connect and rpcreconnect, seem to suggest something involving yp/nis or NFS or some such. Oops, yes you've right, I've got an sub-folder

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-14 Thread Allan Jude
is not mounted properly once the system is up (a case where the /boot/zfs/zpool.cache is still useful) -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail

Re: vmstat -z: zfs related failures on r255173

2013-10-15 Thread Allan Jude
...@freebsd.org I am guessing those 'failures' are failures to allocate memory. I'd recommend you install sysutils/zfs-stats and send the list the output of 'zfs-stats -a' -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: RFC: support for first boot rc.d scripts

2013-10-15 Thread Allan Jude
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Re: Please shorten ZFS disk names.

2013-10-15 Thread Allan Jude
, and will show the expected device name -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: What happened to nslookup?

2013-10-16 Thread Allan Jude
To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org Bind 10 requires python. There is a good reason it was removed from base. -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-19 Thread Allan Jude
from whichever command failed. I'll have to dig into it and see where that problem is. I've seen other people have problems creating ZFS arrays after graid, but in that case it was an incomplete graid label causing a device to be locked but not appear in the graid status output. -- Allan Jude

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-19 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-19 11:31, Johan Broman wrote: On 19/10/13 17:23, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-19 10:56, Johan Broman wrote: Hi! Just tested the root-on-ZFS install option using FreeBSD 10 beta 1. I have 4 SATA drives in my server. I select all four of them in a RAIDZ1 setup. I hit enter

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-19 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-19 11:55, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 19, 2013, at 8:43 AM, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 19, 2013, at 8:34 AM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-19 11:31, Johan Broman wrote: On 19/10/13 17:23, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-19 10:56, Johan Broman wrote: Hi! Just tested the root-on-ZFS

Re: Zpool not recognized after disk moved to different name

2013-10-20 Thread Allan Jude
/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org ZFS puts (5 copies of) a label on each disk, and will track them when they move device names. Your problem must be something else -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current

Re: Zpool not recognized after disk moved to different name

2013-10-20 Thread Allan Jude
/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org Please provide the output of the following commands: gpart show zpool import zdb -l /dev/each device/slice you think might be the ZFS -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-21 Thread Allan Jude
thing is rather hard to detect, especially when it is a faulted array that doesn't even appear in graid status etc. -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-21 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-21 12:04, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 21, 2013, at 8:50 AM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-21 11:45, Johan Broman wrote: Hi! Sorry for the delayed answer. I've patched zfsboot and rebuilt the release. I now get an error message that ada2 can't be used, which is correct. Good stuff

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-21 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-21 12:19, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 21, 2013, at 9:06 AM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-21 12:04, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 21, 2013, at 8:50 AM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-21 11:45, Johan Broman wrote: Hi! Sorry for the delayed answer. I've patched zfsboot and rebuilt

Re: [CFT] Patch to bsdinstall to support root-on-ZFS and GELI

2013-10-21 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-21 13:14, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 21, 2013, at 10:12 AM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-21 12:19, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 21, 2013, at 9:06 AM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-21 12:04, Teske, Devin wrote: On Oct 21, 2013, at 8:50 AM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-21 11:45

Re: 10.0-BETA1 ZFS install -- /var/empty read-only

2013-10-23 Thread Allan Jude
To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org You have to be careful with marking the /var/empty read only, if you do it too soon the extract of base.txz fails. This might be a good use of Colin Percival's 'firstboot' script -- Allan Jude

Re: [rfc] removing the NDISulator

2013-10-23 Thread Allan Jude
are NDISulatable anymore. The proposal is to remove it from 11 (2 years away). I am all for keeping it, if it works, but if it is unmaintained, what state will it be in 2 years from now? -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: FreeBSD 10 and zfsd

2013-10-28 Thread Allan Jude
The wiki is not really meant to be definitive, we'll have to see. -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr

Re: ZFS txg implementation flaw

2013-10-28 Thread Allan Jude
, at the cost of 'bursty' writing and the associated uneven latency. -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: ZFS txg implementation flaw

2013-10-28 Thread Allan Jude
for a reason, although the original default was 30 -- Allan Jude ___ freebsd-current@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: ZFS txg implementation flaw

2013-10-28 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-10-28 16:48, Slawa Olhovchenkov wrote: On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 02:28:04PM -0400, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-10-28 14:16, Slawa Olhovchenkov wrote: On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 10:45:02AM -0700, aurfalien wrote: On Oct 28, 2013, at 2:28 AM, Slawa Olhovchenkov wrote: I can be wrong. As I

Re: [RFC] libdispatch (aka Grand Central Dispatch) in base

2013-10-29 Thread Allan Jude
/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org There is a wiki page that provides a bit of information: https://wiki.freebsd.org/GCD But it seeps the last time the port was touched was over 2 years ago - -- Allan Jude -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE

Re: Official FreeBSD Binary Packages now available for pkgng

2013-10-31 Thread Allan Jude
a patch to fetch to implement the logic to do the dns lookup and make the proxies request for the real hostname - -- Allan Jude -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.16 (MingW32) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iQIcBAEBAgAGBQJScsXlAAoJEJrBFpNRJZKfvGUP

Re: Overriding sector size on disks?

2013-11-01 Thread Allan Jude
that for constant use. - -- Allan Jude -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.16 (MingW32) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iQIcBAEBAgAGBQJSdG2VAAoJEJrBFpNRJZKfGn0QAKcMLkJnLO9p+F8X0a443EaW jWTZAMgkP8Uo/VwLCCqHBBtZxk5pyviEdqcTJvzVYv2x6FE/WE8HlyIXjbyzZNoa zCU50plfSsxnk

Re: (r257598) panic: Assertion tmp-tm_pages_used == 0 failed at /usr/src/sys/modules/tmpfs/../../fs/tmpfs/tmpfs_vfsops.c:316

2013-11-04 Thread Allan Jude
at sys_unmount+0x3d4 #10 0x80c8eb87 at amd64_syscall+0x357 #11 0x80c7530b at Xfast_syscall+0xfb -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

cron(8) improvement

2013-11-05 Thread Allan Jude
/ and /usr/local/etc/cron.d/ in the /etc/crontab format seems like a very useful feature, especially for pkg(8) as it makes it easy and safe to programatically add and remove crontabs as part of a package. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-05 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-05 13:21, Mark Felder wrote: On Tue, Nov 5, 2013, at 11:37, Nikolai Lifanov wrote: On 11/05/13 12:31, Allan Jude wrote: This came up in discussion on IRC and I thought I should throw it at the list so I don't forget. A user was asking how to do what linux cron does, where

Re: [Review] bsdconfig pkgng integration

2013-11-06 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-06 13:32, Teske, Devin wrote: Subject says it all. I need a review on the attached patch. Come on, you know you want to... I think you missed something, you attached a 1 line diff -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [Review] bsdconfig pkgng integration

2013-11-06 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-06 18:15, Teske, Devin wrote: On Nov 6, 2013, at 3:02 PM, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-11-06 13:32, Teske, Devin wrote: Subject says it all. I need a review on the attached patch. Come on, you know you want to... I think you missed something, you attached a 1 line diff Oh I see

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-06 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-06 20:49, Mark Felder wrote: On Wed, Nov 6, 2013, at 18:21, Tim Kientzle wrote: On Nov 5, 2013, at 9:31 AM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: This came up in discussion on IRC and I thought I should throw it at the list so I don't forget. A user was asking how to do what

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-06 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-06 22:49, Kimmo Paasiala wrote: On Thu, Nov 7, 2013 at 4:27 AM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: On 2013-11-06 20:49, Mark Felder wrote: On Wed, Nov 6, 2013, at 18:21, Tim Kientzle wrote: On Nov 5, 2013, at 9:31 AM, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: This came up

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-07 Thread Allan Jude
to enable the cron. The same way that ports that add something to apache don't install to the apache etc/apache22/Includes/ directory, but instead tell you to add the lines to a file there. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-07 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-07 22:39, Lyndon Nerenberg wrote: On Nov 7, 2013, at 9:13, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: Right. The best way to handle this is likely to have the ports install the example cron to ${PREFIX}/share/portname/ or wherever else they normally put examples, with instructions

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-07 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-07 22:46, Kimmo Paasiala wrote: On Fri, Nov 8, 2013 at 5:42 AM, Lyndon Nerenberg lyn...@orthanc.ca wrote: On Nov 7, 2013, at 19:41, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: it really depends on the port and what the cron is doing. Why? Can you give some specific examples? I don't

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-07 Thread Allan Jude
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) -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-09 Thread Allan Jude
things, this seems like a good use of the /etc/rc.conf.d/ infrastructure, although it has a kind of odd structure, where the individual files are only included if the name of the service being started patches. So for example, /etc/rc.conf.d/sshd wouldn't be read when starting crond -- Allan Jude

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 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 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

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-10 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-10 09:04, George Mitchell wrote: On 11/09/13 21:23, Allan Jude wrote: 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

Re: cron(8) improvement

2013-11-10 Thread Allan Jude
to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [CFT] bsdinstall and zfsboot enhancements

2013-11-11 Thread Allan Jude
for the offer to write this up, look forward to testing the patches -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: Default MBR boot manager

2013-11-11 Thread Allan Jude
in making sure Allan and I design a worthy bootcode selection menu. These seems like the best approach for now, based on the feedback I have gotten from people with BIOSs that won't boot GPT and often choke on the boot0 boot manager. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: Default MBR boot manager

2013-11-11 Thread Allan Jude
, whereas the UFS stuff is 512 bytes and fits in the intended slot. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: Default MBR boot manager

2013-11-11 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-11 16:36, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 11/11/13 15:35, Allan Jude wrote: On 2013-11-11 16:32, Nathan Whitehorn wrote: On 11/11/13 15:19, Teske, Devin wrote: Topic: Lenovo Laptops and bsdinstall zfsboot with MBR layout... Should we do the quick patch to change the default from /boot

Re: Default MBR boot manager

2013-11-11 Thread Allan Jude
partition -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: Issues in compiling apache server on one machine and transfer to second

2013-11-12 Thread Allan Jude
to freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org Firstly, you are mailing a FreeBSD list about a Linux question Secondly, apache depends on libapr (apache runtime), there are other files you need than just the ones in your apache directory. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital

Re: [CFT] bsdinstall and zfsboot enhancements

2013-11-12 Thread Allan Jude
! If I understand correctly, it does this by default. Yes, the zfsboot script in bsdinstall creates a raw swap partition, it does not use swap-on-zfs -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: ZSF and installkernel 10.0-BETA1

2013-11-14 Thread Allan Jude
import -f bootpool -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: Slow boot with 256GB of RAM?

2013-11-15 Thread Allan Jude
issue (I have a few E5-2620s with 96 and 144gb of ram) There was talk at MeetBSD last year about making at least output a dot for each 1 or 8gb of something so you knew it was at least doing something, not sure whatever happened to that. It would be nice if it didn't that that long -- Allan Jude

Re: Slow boot with 256GB of RAM?

2013-11-16 Thread Allan Jude
it would make sense to print 'Starting memory test, set hw.memtest.test=0 to disable' before that starts, so anyone stuck waiting will have a hint about what to do. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: Slow boot with 256GB of RAM?

2013-11-16 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-11-16 13:36, James R. Van Artsdalen wrote: On 11/16/2013 8:52 AM, Allan Jude wrote: I see this was in the release notes for 9.0 and 8.3, but other than that, I don't see how anyone was supposed to find out about this. Maybe it would make sense to print 'Starting memory test, set

Re: zpool requires re-import on reboot

2013-11-18 Thread Allan Jude
/zfs/zpool.cache zpool_cache_name=/boot/zfs/zpool.cache This should make it read the zpool.cache file and mount all of the pools, instead of only the one which contains your root file system -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: zpool requires re-import on reboot

2013-11-20 Thread Allan Jude
dataset, but the dataset is required to create a separate /usr/local dataset -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: ZFS: sharenfs and zdb no such file errors

2013-11-26 Thread Allan Jude
related config for ZFS is stored in /etc/zfs/exports and mountd just reads that in addition to the usual /etc/exports you might want to check there -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: making PANIC_REBOOT_WAIT_TIME a tunable

2013-12-02 Thread Allan Jude
to make a panic'd box wait a reasonable amount of time for me to view the console. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: 10-RC2 current wireless link aggregation not working correctly

2013-12-17 Thread Allan Jude
-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org If I am am understanding correctly, Dan and Nikolai say that just running 'ifconfig' brings the lagg back to life. Why would that make a difference at all? Running ifconfig with no parameters shouldn't be changing anything. -- Allan Jude signature.asc

Re: [rfc] [patch] do not stop watchdog on shutdown

2013-12-17 Thread Allan Jude
. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

ZFS Boot patch

2013-12-18 Thread Allan Jude
, and have the desired effect. However, it seems that the 2nd pool is not always listed in the cache file. The attached patch should fix this issue. Hopefully this can get MFCd in time for the next RC -- Allan Jude Index: usr.sbin/bsdinstall/scripts/zfsboot

root-on-zfs /var/empty

2013-12-18 Thread Allan Jude
Percival's firstboot script as a way to set this after the fact. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: ZFS Boot patch

2013-12-18 Thread Allan Jude
On 2013-12-18 12:27, Allan Jude wrote: An issue we thought we had fixed, was not actually fixed. When doing a GELI based Root-on-ZFS install, the 'bootpool' is not always properly mounted in the installed system. The lines added to loader.conf to make it use the zpool.cache file and learn

Re: ZFS/zpool command blocks ... locking up all terminals

2013-12-20 Thread Allan Jude
siginfo to see what run 'state' zpool is in? This usually consists of the ZFS function name and is often very revealing and gives a starting point for investigation -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: ZFS command can block the whole ZFS subsystem!

2014-01-03 Thread Allan Jude
a feature flag, async_destroy that lets this happen in the background, and avoids a lot of these issues. An async_delete might be something to consider some day. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: Supermicro X10SLH-F motherboard kernel panics with 9.2 Release and 10.0 RC4

2014-01-07 Thread Allan Jude
sent my plea to the wrong place. Tell me where to go and I'll bother someone else. Thanks, Dan. How is your swap configured on this machine? -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: freebsd-update

2014-01-24 Thread Allan Jude
problems with mergemaster so wrote his own tool. In 10 it ignores the $Id tags, but there are still other changes that have to either be merged or the file replaced with the new one. I am all for further improvement here. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: RFC: deprecation of nve(4) in 10-STABLE and removal from 11-CURRENT

2014-02-06 Thread Allan Jude
ipv4_addrs_em0 I think the word deprecated is fine, but it should also be made clear that nve is going away and that you should switch to nfe immediately. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: ezjails, systat -ifstat, and multiple network cards

2014-02-13 Thread Allan Jude
jails and have a routing table in each jail. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: BSD XXI Manifesto [agree] [intersting]

2014-02-21 Thread Allan Jude
server? -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: libinit idea

2014-02-23 Thread Allan Jude
use of a global rc.conf pushed by puppet, with local modifications in rc.conf.local (and we actually extend this with an rc.conf.role file, added to the rc_conf_files. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: libinit idea

2014-02-23 Thread Allan Jude
On 2014-02-23 17:04, Warner Losh wrote: On Feb 23, 2014, at 11:17 AM, David Chisnall thera...@freebsd.org wrote: On 23 Feb 2014, at 18:11, Allan Jude free...@allanjude.com wrote: sysrc solves this nicely, it is in base now, and is great for programmatically adding, removing and changing

Feature Proposal: Transparent upgrade of crypt() algorithms

2014-02-27 Thread Allan Jude
existing bcrypt/sha512crypt hashes from the default number of rounds (10^4 and 5000 respectively) to higher values. -- Allan Jude signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

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