Re: HD and MB selection?

2004-01-13 Thread Josh Paetzel
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 11:56:41PM -0500, Dragoncrest wrote: Hi all. Just getting ready to build a new workstation using Freebsd 4.9 (*and eventually 5.x once it reaches the classification of stable) for up at my job and I'm curious of what motherboard and hard drive would be best to use

INN Problems

2004-01-13 Thread Doug Hardie
I have sent the request below to the INN maillist but got no response. I have gotten nowhere trying to figure this out. Any help will be appreciated. I am running inn 2.4.0 and a few days ago postings by my users no longer get sent back to the news feed server. I have verified with them

XFree86 configuration

2004-01-13 Thread Carvalho Paulo
Hello everyone, I just installed FreeBSD 4.9, and when I try to cofigure X through sysinstall it gives an error message in the end. The messege says that an error has ocurred and asks if I want to try again. I tried several times and then gave up. What I want to know is if there is any

RE: XFree86 configuration

2004-01-13 Thread n.bulthuis
I always configure X with the xf86config program. Might be a bit basic, but it gets the job done. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Carvalho Paulo Sent: 13 January 2004 09:31 To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: XFree86 configuration Hello

Re: Trouble getting network card to work

2004-01-13 Thread Dinesh Nair
On Sat, 10 Jan 2004, Jared Cheney wrote: The card is called pcn0 in FreeBSD, and it says that it is sharing IRQ 10. Running tcpdump for any length of time also shows that 0 packets were received by the filter. from the pcn(4) man page: pcn%d: chip is in D3 power state -- setting to D0 This

Re: Problems with FreeBSD 4.8 on Compaq Armada M700 laptop

2004-01-13 Thread Dinesh Nair
On Mon, 12 Jan 2004, John wrote: Despite the fact that the laptop compatibility base has an entry for this machine that looks good for FreeBSD 5.0, I'm not having the best luck that one might hope. i've got an Armada M300, which shares a lot of the same underlying hardware as the M700 and

Re: routing to specific network

2004-01-13 Thread Dinesh Nair
On Mon, 12 Jan 2004, David Miller wrote: Isn't this equivilent to selecting the outbound route? You want to select 10.a.b.c uf you want the connection routed out ISP 1 and 192.168.x.y otherwise. yes it is. There are bizzare cases where it might make sense to try and load balance two

odd thing with make/gmake/su

2004-01-13 Thread Sabri Berisha
Hi, I have an odd thing here. I have a very simple makefile: [EMAIL PROTECTED] root]# cat Makefile blah: @echo hoi @su sabri -c echo hoi2 @echo hoi3 @su sabri -c echo hoi4 but when I do a make or gmake, I it gets a stop signal after the third command: [EMAIL

named.conf question (controls statement being ignored)

2004-01-13 Thread August Simonelli
Hi all, I've just installed bind9 from ports. I've got everything set up and the nameserver works except rndc. I've followed numerous instructions (bind howto, freebsd ezine) and still keep getting a strange error in my syslog. I won't post named.conf or rndc.conf yet as the error doesn't

Re: /etc/rc.conf vs /etc/defaults/rc.conf

2004-01-13 Thread August Simonelli
On 13/01/2004, at 12:43 PM, Ted Suzman wrote: Stuff you put in rc.conf overrides settings in /etc/defaults/rc.conf Never modify /etc/defaults/rc.conf -Original Message- From: August Simonelli [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, January 12, 2004 5:18 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject:

RE: named.conf question (controls statement being ignored)

2004-01-13 Thread Nick Twaddell
This is my config... Named.conf key rndc-key { algorithm hmac-md5; secret keyhashstuff; }; controls { inet 127.0.0.1 port 953 allow { 127.0.0.1; } keys { rndc-key; }; }; Rndc.conf key rndc-key { algorithm hmac-md5; secret keyhashstuff; }; options {

Re: set env editor global

2004-01-13 Thread Malcolm Kay
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004 05:13, Charles Swiger wrote: On Jan 12, 2004, at 10:37 AM, fbsd_user wrote: On an new install with only an root account, I want to set the command line prompt prefix and the default editor for all new users and also the root account. What file do I put the 'set env'

Re: I need to resend messages from dead.letters

2004-01-13 Thread Jez Hancock
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 07:23:20PM -0800, Doug Hardie wrote: There was a problem last night with my mail server and a bunch of mail went into the dead.letters mailbox rather than being sent. I have that mailbox and need a way to send all of those messages. I split them out into individual

Re: if a file is used a lot, does it stay in a RAM cache?

2004-01-13 Thread Kris Kennaway
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 08:56:28PM -0800, BSD baby wrote: If a file is loaded off the hard drive a lot, does FreeBSD keep it in RAM? Yes (assuming you have free RAM). Kris pgp0.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Errors in upgrading ports

2004-01-13 Thread Kris Kennaway
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 01:37:25AM -0500, Michael A. Alestock wrote: I get numerous errors while trying to, portsdb -Uu, 'portversion -l , and portupgrade -arR. I don't get any kind of prompt to change anything. How would I go about fixing these errors so that I can upgrade my ports to the

Re: xmms - problem - how to fix?

2004-01-13 Thread Larry Hammer
I have some problem with my xmms mm player. When I'm treing to listen some mp3's it gives me aN error, that I don't know how to fix. I have KDE 3.1 if you need this info ^) So here it is: bash-2.05b$ xmms /dev/dsp: Device busy /dev/dsp: Device busy /* with OSS driver */ ** WARNING **:

Re: Cyrus-imapd2 installed through ports question

2004-01-13 Thread W. Ryan Merrick
Anish Mistry wrote: On Monday 12 January 2004 06:59 pm, Jason Williams wrote: Hello everyone. I was having a problem after I installed cyrus-imapd2 through the ports tree. Everything on the installation went well. However, im seeing a error pop up in my log that I cannot figure out. Thus, I

Re: Cyrrus-imap with generic error

2004-01-13 Thread W. Ryan Merrick
W. Ryan Merrick wrote: hello, I have been fighting this for a while. I am trying to setup Postfix-2.0.16+cyrus-Imap-2.1.16_1+cyrus-sasl-2.1.17_1 on my FreeBSD 4.9 Stable server's inside NIC. Postfix is configured with: sasl2, TLS, BDB_ver 40 cyrus-imapd2' = '--with-sasl --with-openssl

Re: Mail in a Jail

2004-01-13 Thread Ruben de Groot
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 06:20:17PM -0700, Brent Wiese typed: Hi, I run my web sites from a jail. The time has come that i now need to send an email from one of those sites using the mail() function in php. I would like to know, what files do i need to be able to send mail from

Re: FreeBSD hangs on boot

2004-01-13 Thread W. Ryan Merrick
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I just recently got an old HP NetServer LH Plus (specs): Pentium 166MHz (dual processor board with single cpu) 128MB of RAM (DIMM's) Mylex DAC960 RAID controller 5x 4.2GB SCSI RAID5 array. -- At any rate, I've tried using my 4.3-RELEASE, 5.1-RELEASE cd's but those fail to

ImageMagic port build fails (again).

2004-01-13 Thread sms
Hi, fyi Did a ports upgrade on a FreeBSD4.8 system 01/13/04 10:50am GMT+1. The reason for this upgrade was to test newer versions of ImageMagic, because of problems with the one currently installed (PACKAGE_LIB_VERSION_NUMBER=5,5,7,2). It fails in the resize function (used in conjunction with

How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread David Meier
Hello list, I am relatively new to the world of FreeBSD. But first, congrats to the new release! I am somewhat insecure on how trustfully I can use the new release for my intended use (and I hope my questions haven't been posted a zillion times before). Therefore I hope the FreeBSD nuts can

Whan can I do if OS does not boot after makeworld

2004-01-13 Thread Vahric MUHTARYAN
Hi Everybody , I heared in list and some sites that some times after makeworld system can't boot . I wonder What FreeBSD Admins make to solve this problem . Does possbile to prevent this problem ?! Any way ?! Vahric ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread Vahric MUHTARYAN
Hi , You have to use FreeBSD 4.9, because you can see in freebsd web page prodcution version is 4.9. and please test it maybe you will see you can not install 5.2 on your hardware because when I try to install 5.1 on my intel platform I faced a problem then now I'm using 4.9 . Everybody will say

Re: ImageMagic port build fails (again).

2004-01-13 Thread Kent Stewart
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 02:35 am, sms wrote: Hi, fyi Did a ports upgrade on a FreeBSD4.8 system 01/13/04 10:50am GMT+1. The reason for this upgrade was to test newer versions of ImageMagic, because of problems with the one currently installed (PACKAGE_LIB_VERSION_NUMBER=5,5,7,2). It

Re: FreeBSD, SSH and Enter Authentication Response

2004-01-13 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 01:32:30PM -0800, Rishi Chopra wrote: I have a nitpicky question about logging into a FreeBSD machine and SSH. I'm using a minimal FreeBSD install and SSH Secure Shell client v3.2.0 - the crux of the problem is I am unable to smoothly login. Which FreeBSD version?

Re: Updating DNS after DHCP

2004-01-13 Thread Ruben de Groot
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 11:09:38PM -0600, John typed: I see that some Microsoft systems send out an update to DNS with the system name. I configured my DNS server to accept these updates, but now that I'm running FreeBSD on a laptop - how do I do that from FreeBSD? I've looked at the dhclient

Re: I need to resend messages from dead.letters

2004-01-13 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 09:24:21AM +, Jez Hancock wrote: On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 07:23:20PM -0800, Doug Hardie wrote: There was a problem last night with my mail server and a bunch of mail went into the dead.letters mailbox rather than being sent. I have that mailbox and need a way

Re: Whan can I do if OS does not boot after makeworld

2004-01-13 Thread Ruben de Groot
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 01:34:25PM +0200, Vahric MUHTARYAN typed: Hi Everybody , I heared in list and some sites that some times after makeworld system can't boot . I wonder What FreeBSD Admins make to solve this problem . Does possbile to prevent this problem ?! Any way ?! What

Re: FreeBSD, SSH and Enter Authentication Response

2004-01-13 Thread Ruben de Groot
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 11:55:50AM +, Matthew Seaman typed: On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 01:32:30PM -0800, Rishi Chopra wrote: I have a nitpicky question about logging into a FreeBSD machine and SSH. I'm using a minimal FreeBSD install and SSH Secure Shell client v3.2.0 - the crux of the

Not found...

2004-01-13 Thread Ví­ctor Gutiérrez Cruz
When I install port of PHP4 solicits to me: PDFlib-Lite-5.0.0-Unix-src.tar.gz where I can obtain it?... Try to lower it of the sites that it indicates to me but it does not find it http://www.pdflib.com/products/pdflib/download/ ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/disfiles

Re: binary execute restrictions

2004-01-13 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 03:52:49AM +0100, Jefferson San Juan wrote: How do I restrict normal users from executing their own compiled executable binary files? I use FreeBSD 4.9. This is actually a very difficult problem: FreeBSD is designed to let people run executables, not to stop them doing

mac address

2004-01-13 Thread Malik Blent
hello i use freebsd5.1 and i want to reject some computers whose according to Mac Addresses and i recompiled kernel with options IPFIREWALL then i made ipfw.sh with touch and wrote in ; ipfw add deny MAC 00:60:67:28:0c:1e any ipfw

RE: Whan can I do if OS does not boot after makeworld

2004-01-13 Thread Vahric MUHTARYAN
Hi , I did not make something now and I don't have a problem with makeworld. But I red something in FreeBSD from scratch and I saw that some problem can occur and after makeworld process OS is not openinig Vahric -Original Message- From: Ruben de Groot [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: Not found...

2004-01-13 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 01:57:32PM -0600, Ví­ctor Gutiérrez Cruz wrote: When I install port of PHP4 solicits to me: PDFlib-Lite-5.0.0-Unix-src.tar.gz where I can obtain it?... That's an old version. The PDFlib authors' latest version is 5.0.2, and it seems that tey've removed the old

Re: cannot open Makefile Error code 2 Installing port

2004-01-13 Thread Malcolm Kay
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004 15:15, Ben Dover wrote: This is probably simple but i can't find the answer in the handbook. I am installing the mod_frontpage port and I get the following error: devnu11# make install clean === Building for mod_frontpage-1.6.2 make seems to have read the top level

Re: agp error with Radeon 7500 disables DRI

2004-01-13 Thread David Fleck
To answer my own question, it turns out that (for my system, at least) the agp.ko module *must not be preloaded* with loader.conf. Commenting agp_load=YES out of /boot/loader.conf fixed all three problems listed here. On Sun, 11 Jan 2004, David Fleck wrote: 4.9-RELEASE-p1. At boot, the agp

Help: xdm is cycled when enabled

2004-01-13 Thread vyepishov
Dear Sirs, I am writing to you because I have some problem with recently installed Unix FreeBSD 5.1. I must say you that I am new user of FreeBSD, and therefore I need some advice. And here is my problem: when I installed FreeBSD and added KDE environment as the default X Window environment

Re: Problem with amd (automount daemon)

2004-01-13 Thread David Fleck
On Mon, 12 Jan 2004, Ernst de Haan wrote: Still haven't completely figured out what the solution is, but I think I know what's happening: - kscd is hanging to the drive, even though there is no audio CD in there - amd fails at the first attempt to read /dev/cd0c and fails on succeeding

Re: Whan can I do if OS does not boot after makeworld

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew L. Gould
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 07:02 am, Vahric MUHTARYAN wrote: Hi , I did not make something now and I don't have a problem with makeworld. But I red something in FreeBSD from scratch and I saw that some problem can occur and after makeworld process OS is not openinig Vahric This is not

Re: mac address

2004-01-13 Thread Daan Vreeken [PA4DAN]
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 13:54, Malik Blent wrote: hello i use freebsd5.1 and i want to reject some computers whose according to Mac Addresses and i recompiled kernel with options IPFIREWALL then i made ipfw.sh with touch and wrote in ; ipfw add deny MAC 00:60:67:28:0c:1e any

Re: Help: xdm is cycled when enabled

2004-01-13 Thread Lowell Gilbert
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Dear Sirs, I am writing to you because I have some problem with recently installed Unix FreeBSD 5.1. I must say you that I am new user of FreeBSD, and therefore I need some advice. And here is my problem: when I installed FreeBSD and added KDE environment as

Re: XFree86 configuration

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew L. Gould
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 02:31 am, Carvalho Paulo wrote: Hello everyone, I just installed FreeBSD 4.9, and when I try to cofigure X through sysinstall it gives an error message in the end. The messege says that an error has ocurred and asks if I want to try again. I tried several

Re: /etc/rc.conf vs /etc/defaults/rc.conf

2004-01-13 Thread David Fleck
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004, August Simonelli wrote: Thanks all who helped me on this! I really do appreciate it! By the way, this is covered in section 6.3 in the handbook, 'Core Configuration'. -- David Fleck [EMAIL PROTECTED] ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing

Re: Trouble getting network card to work

2004-01-13 Thread Jared Cheney
Thanks - I will give this a try when I get a chance. When I got back in to work yesterday I found a couple of 10/100 cards from a different vendor (Intel) and threw them in and they worked on the first boot. Depending on how much time we have before my team needs to begin using the box, I may

porteasy error

2004-01-13 Thread Dru
I successfully created a minimal ports structure using porteasy -a -u. However, when I try to fetch a specific port skeleton, I receive these messages: porteasy -v -u -a lynx-2.8.5d16_3 cvs server: Updating Mk Reading /usr/ports/INDEX-5 9724 ports in index Pass 0: www/lynx-current cd /usr/ports

Re: ImageMagic port build fails (again).

2004-01-13 Thread sms
Kent Stewart wrote: On Tuesday 13 January 2004 02:35 am, sms wrote: Hi, fyi Did a ports upgrade on a FreeBSD4.8 system 01/13/04 10:50am GMT+1. The reason for this upgrade was to test newer versions of ImageMagic, because of problems with the one currently installed

Re: How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC
On Jan 13, 2004, at 4:45 AM, Vahric MUHTARYAN wrote: Hi , You have to use FreeBSD 4.9, because you can see in freebsd web page prodcution version is 4.9. and please test it maybe you will see you can not install 5.2 on your hardware because when I try to install 5.1 on my intel platform I

Re: New installation: Hanging when trying to dial out

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew Boothman
John Adams wrote: On Monday, January 12, 2004, at 09:59 PM, fbsd_user wrote: It would be a whole lot more helpful if you posted your ppp.conf and the ppp.log of your last test I may have to type this in--I'm unable to mount the floppy drive, and MAKEDEV is telling me bad unit for disk in: fd*

RE: Whan can I do if OS does not boot after makeworld

2004-01-13 Thread Vahric MUHTARYAN
Did you ever have any problem about makeworld process ?! I afraid of one day will come and I can't boot my FreeBSD Vahric -Original Message- From: Andrew L. Gould [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, January 13, 2004 3:31 PM To: Vahric MUHTARYAN; 'Ruben de Groot' Cc: [EMAIL

Re: cant boot from large disk

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew Boothman
FreeBSD User wrote: Howdy Questions, I am having problems with 4.8 Release booting from a large hard disk (80 - 160G) on an old (socket7) motherboard. I have the same problem with linux. Making the root partition smaller that 1000M, puting it on the first disk, etc etc doesnt help in either

Re: How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew Boothman
Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC wrote: On Jan 13, 2004, at 4:45 AM, Vahric MUHTARYAN wrote: Hi , You have to use FreeBSD 4.9, because you can see in freebsd web page prodcution version is 4.9. and please test it maybe you will see you can not install 5.2 on your hardware because when I try to

Re: How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
-Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of David Meier Sent: Tuesday, January 13, 2004 1:19 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: How safe is 5.2 to use? Hello list, I am relatively new to the world of FreeBSD. But first, congrats to the new release! I

Re: New installation: Hanging when trying to dial out

2004-01-13 Thread John Adams
On Tuesday, January 13, 2004, at 10:29 AM, Andrew Boothman wrote: How are you trying to mount your floppy? mount -t msdos /dev/fd0 /mnt? Well, I was just naively trying mount /dev/fd0 /mnt, but now I've tried it as you suggest, and again gotten Device not configured. This is also what fdformat

Re: I need to resend messages from dead.letters

2004-01-13 Thread Doug Hardie
On Jan 13, 2004, at 04:18, Matthew Seaman wrote: On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 09:24:21AM +, Jez Hancock wrote: On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 07:23:20PM -0800, Doug Hardie wrote: There was a problem last night with my mail server and a bunch of mail went into the dead.letters mailbox rather than being

Re: How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew L. Gould
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 09:19 am, Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC wrote: On Jan 13, 2004, at 4:45 AM, Vahric MUHTARYAN wrote: Hi , You have to use FreeBSD 4.9, because you can see in freebsd web page prodcution version is 4.9. and please test it maybe you will see you can not install

IPv6 and multiple interfaces

2004-01-13 Thread Kirk Strauser
I'm using an IPv6 tunnel to Hurricane Electric on my FreeBSD 4.9-STABLE firewall. That firewall has multiple Ethernet interfaces. Should each of those interfaces be assigned a routable IPv6 address? And what *is* link-local? Is there a decent (English language) FAQ that's readable by technical

Re: Whan can I do if OS does not boot after makeworld

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew L. Gould
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 09:31 am, Vahric MUHTARYAN wrote: Did you ever have any problem about makeworld process ?! I afraid of one day will come and I can't boot my FreeBSD Vahric For me, the trickiest part was understanding and executing 'mergemaster -i' after 'make world'. Once I got a

RE: Whan can I do if OS does not boot after makeworld

2004-01-13 Thread Scott Mitchell
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Did you ever have any problem about makeworld process ?! I afraid of one day will come and I can't boot my FreeBSD Vahric This is why the recommended update process is (in part): # make buildworld # make buildkernel # make installkernel Followed by a reboot into

Re: freebsd-questions Digest, Vol 43, Issue 4

2004-01-13 Thread J. Seth Henry
Guys, You can get a two slot chassis for a mini-ITX or flex-ATX board. The Travla C137 can take a 2-slot riser, though you are limited to using a 2.5 HDD. I used one of these chassis' for my primary router, with two 3Com 3C905TX NIC's installed. Although present and working, I don't use the

Re: How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread David Meier
I understand my question officially can only be answered to still use 4.9. I just wonder if anyone has used the 5.x for similar services as I plan to do, successfully or not. Dave -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of David Meier Sent:

Re: New installation: Hanging when trying to dial out

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew Boothman
John Adams wrote: On Tuesday, January 13, 2004, at 10:29 AM, Andrew Boothman wrote: How are you trying to mount your floppy? mount -t msdos /dev/fd0 /mnt? Well, I was just naively trying mount /dev/fd0 /mnt, but now I've tried it as you suggest, and again gotten Device not configured. This is

Re: xmms - problem - how to fix?

2004-01-13 Thread Nathan Kinkade
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 07:09:21AM +1100, Gautam Gopalakrishnan wrote: On Sun, Jan 11, 2004 at 02:24:30PM +0200, Alex Zivenko wrote: Hi! I have some problem with my xmms mm player. When I'm treing to listen some mp3's it gives me aN error, that I don't know how to fix. I have KDE 3.1 if

Unable to read msword documents using kword

2004-01-13 Thread Ada Cheng
Good morning, I used to be able to read msword documents with kword when I was using KDE2.x. Since upgrading to KDE3.1.4 along with koffice1.2.1, kword simply crashes when attempting to open a word document. Any one knows how to fix this problem? Many thanks. Ada

Upgrade Woes

2004-01-13 Thread Ben Craig
Hi All, I've been running 4.7R on a HP Netserver E60 for some time now, however in trying to upgrade this to 4.9R I've run into a problem that is unfortunately beyond my troubleshooting abilities. Using the ISO disc, I've booted up 4.9 and gone through the upgrade process successfully.

Upgrade Woes

2004-01-13 Thread Ben Craig
Hi All, I've been running 4.7R on a HP Netserver E60 for some time now, however in trying to upgrade this to 4.9R I've run into a problem that is unfortunately beyond my troubleshooting abilities. Using the ISO disc, I've booted up 4.9 and gone through the upgrade process successfully. However,

Re: ngctl and rc.conf

2004-01-13 Thread Tillman Hodgson
On Mon, Jan 12, 2004 at 09:45:20PM -0500, Lowell Gilbert wrote: Tillman Hodgson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Howdy folks, What's the best way to build ng_one2many interfaces into rc.conf such that they're brought up (live) at the normal time so that: 1) configuration remains

Re: How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread Simon Gray
I understand my question officially can only be answered to still use 4.9. I just wonder if anyone has used the 5.x for similar services as I plan to do, successfully or not. Dave I run a similar set-up on a 4.8 box (with latest patchlevel) that's stable. I also run another box running 5.0

learning source

2004-01-13 Thread Hiren
greetings i have studied C++ and am currently going through C. i have been programming small programs in a windows environment. i want to start understanding source and help program for bsd and open source. where can i start, im totally new and i want to know how things work. i need advice

Re: Upgrade Woes

2004-01-13 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Ben Craig [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I've been running 4.7R on a HP Netserver E60 for some time now, however in trying to upgrade this to 4.9R I've run into a problem that is unfortunately beyond my troubleshooting abilities. Using the ISO disc, I've booted up 4.9 and gone through the

freebsd 5.1 and devfs

2004-01-13 Thread Frederick Thomas
shalom, I read the manpage on devfs and can't make heads or tails of it. I've a cs4236 onboard pnp sound card that took 2 months to finally get running and I'm gonna wait that long this time. My box is a dell optiplex gx1 and using old school rules catted dmesg.boot and found pcm0my card

Re: freebsd 5.1 and devfs

2004-01-13 Thread Daan Vreeken [PA4DAN]
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 18:51, Frederick Thomas wrote: shalom, I read the manpage on devfs and can't make heads or tails of it. I've a cs4236 onboard pnp sound card that took 2 months to finally get running and I'm gonna wait that long this time. My box is a dell optiplex gx1 and

RE: New installation: Hanging when trying to dial out

2004-01-13 Thread fbsd_user
Why don't you start at the beginning and tell us about the PC you installed 4.6 on? Is this an pre Y2K box? What operating system was on it before? Have you ever used the floppy drive before? Does the floppy ready light flash when you power up the PC and boot? What command are you using to

RE: freebsd 5.1 and devfs

2004-01-13 Thread fbsd_user
In 5.x devices are automatically built for you on first use. That is just one of the changes between 4.x and 5.x. THAT IS WHY MAKEDEVDOES NOT WORK FOR YOU. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Frederick Thomas Sent: Tuesday, January 13,

Re: IPv6 and multiple interfaces

2004-01-13 Thread Kevin Stevens
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004, Kirk Strauser wrote: I'm using an IPv6 tunnel to Hurricane Electric on my FreeBSD 4.9-STABLE firewall. That firewall has multiple Ethernet interfaces. Should each of those interfaces be assigned a routable IPv6 address? And what *is* If you want them to carry IPv6

Re: Whan can I do if OS does not boot after makeworld

2004-01-13 Thread Kent Stewart
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 07:31 am, Vahric MUHTARYAN wrote: Did you ever have any problem about makeworld process ?! I afraid of one day will come and I can't boot my FreeBSD Go back and read the archive on problems updating from 5.1 to 5.2. The statfs problem would render your system

problems creating a bootable image using burncd

2004-01-13 Thread Vulpes Velox
I've been trying to create a a bootable CD using freesbie. I ran into problems getting that to work. It failed to boot and the same thing happened upon reburn. I then went to download a the 4.9 install iso to see if it was a possible problem with the image that was created. The iso passed the

Re: problems creating a bootable image using burncd

2004-01-13 Thread Andrew L. Gould
On Tuesday 13 January 2004 01:07 pm, Vulpes Velox wrote: I've been trying to create a a bootable CD using freesbie. I ran into problems getting that to work. It failed to boot and the same thing happened upon reburn. I then went to download a the 4.9 install iso to see if it was a possible

Re: [OT] Configuration file parsing

2004-01-13 Thread Ph. Schulz
Thank you all for your input, I really appreciate it. Somebody said that I would be fine (when using GPL-licensed stuff) as long as I provide the sources to people who use the application. I guess providing the source within the company is not a problem, however I thought it would be easier to

fetch/ftp problem

2004-01-13 Thread Ross Lippert
I am having an odd problem with fetch. I cannot fetch an ftp:-type address but I can ftp to it and get the files just fine. This is problematic for ports and downloading via sysinstall. I am running the new 5.2. I am firewalled though (I did try both passsive and active ftpmode's). Any

Re: [OT] Configuration file parsing

2004-01-13 Thread Kirk Strauser
At 2004-01-13T19:26:34Z, Ph. Schulz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Somebody said that I would be fine (when using GPL-licensed stuff) as long as I provide the sources to people who use the application. I guess providing the source within the company is not a problem... No. Again, no. An entity

Re: problems creating a bootable image using burncd

2004-01-13 Thread Chris Pressey
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004 13:07:20 -0600 Vulpes Velox [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've been trying to create a a bootable CD using freesbie. I ran into problems getting that to work. It failed to boot and the same thing happened upon reburn. I then went to download a the 4.9 install iso to see if it

Re: IPv6 and multiple interfaces

2004-01-13 Thread Kirk Strauser
At 2004-01-13T18:30:19Z, Kevin Stevens [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: If you want them to carry IPv6 traffic. To phrase it differently, you shouldn't use the same IPv6 address on multiple interfaces, but you don't have to run IPv6 on all interfaces. Gotcha. OK, back to being on-topic for

diskless setup

2004-01-13 Thread rwong10
Hello, I am still trying to figure out why I can't boot diskless. I've followed the instructions in the handbook and the clone_root script. While trying to figure out a problem, I think it may be a problem with creating the mfs partition in memory. I get: mount_mfs: /etc: bad file system size

newsyslog.conf in 5.x and bz2

2004-01-13 Thread Radko Keves
hi can i change compression type from bzip2 to gzip when syslog rotate files? i can't find it nowhere. i know that bzip2 is better, but i need gzip. thank and bye -- The ancient Greeks' concept of a ``personal daemon'' was similar to the modern concept of a ``guardian angel'' ---

Re: problems creating a bootable image using burncd

2004-01-13 Thread Vulpes Velox
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004 13:16:06 -0600 Andrew L. Gould [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tuesday 13 January 2004 01:07 pm, Vulpes Velox wrote: I've been trying to create a a bootable CD using freesbie. I ran into problems getting that to work. It failed to boot and the same thing happened upon

RE: problems creating a bootable image using burncd

2004-01-13 Thread Lee Dilkie
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004 13:07:20 -0600 Vulpes Velox [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've been trying to create a a bootable CD using freesbie. I ran into problems getting that to work. It failed to boot and the same thing happened upon reburn. I then went to download a the 4.9 install iso to

Re: problems creating a bootable image using burncd

2004-01-13 Thread Vulpes Velox
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004 11:49:56 -0800 Chris Pressey [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, 13 Jan 2004 13:07:20 -0600 Vulpes Velox [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've been trying to create a a bootable CD using freesbie. I ran into problems getting that to work. It failed to boot and the same thing

Re: problems creating a bootable image using burncd

2004-01-13 Thread Vulpes Velox
On Tue, 13 Jan 2004 13:16:06 -0600 Andrew L. Gould [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tuesday 13 January 2004 01:07 pm, Vulpes Velox wrote: I've been trying to create a a bootable CD using freesbie. I ran into problems getting that to work. It failed to boot and the same thing happened upon

Re: problems creating a bootable image using burncd

2004-01-13 Thread kitsune
Well solved my problem... used some TDK discs and those worked fine... I could not get the Memorex CDRWs or the Durabrand CDRs to make bootable discs what so ever... Any one know if there are some CDR/CDRW discs which it is impossible to make bootable discs out of or is this just some type of

Re: newsyslog.conf in 5.x and bz2

2004-01-13 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Radko Keves [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: can i change compression type from bzip2 to gzip when syslog rotate files? Yes. i can't find it nowhere. Really? It's right in the manual for newsyslog(8). You just use a 'Z' flag instead of 'J'. ___ [EMAIL

Re: newsyslog.conf in 5.x and bz2

2004-01-13 Thread Jason Stewart
On 13/01/04 16:03 -0500, Lowell Gilbert wrote: Radko Keves [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: can i change compression type from bzip2 to gzip when syslog rotate files? Yes. i can't find it nowhere. Really? It's right in the manual for newsyslog(8). You just use a 'Z' flag instead of

Apache2 and mod_perl2

2004-01-13 Thread Randy Grafton
I have just installed FreeBSD 4.9 and am having problems with Apache2 and mod_perl2. I used the ports, which was updated immediately after install, and did a 'make install clean' for both apache2 and mod_perl2, more specifically apache-2.0.48_2 and mod_perl2-1.99r12. I have not gotten fancy yet

Re: FreeBSD, SSH and Enter Authentication Response

2004-01-13 Thread Rishi Chopra
I've included copies of my /etc/ssh/ssh_config file and /etc/pam.d/ssh - I'm running a default minimal installation of FreeBSD 5.2: etc/ssh/ssh_config: # $FreeBSD: src/crypto/openssh/ssh_config,v 1.21 2003/04/23 17:10:53 des Exp $ # This is the ssh client system-wide configuration file.

Re: FreeBSD, SSH and Enter Authentication Response

2004-01-13 Thread Ruben de Groot
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 01:30:15PM -0800, Rishi Chopra typed: I've included copies of my /etc/ssh/ssh_config file and /etc/pam.d/ssh - I'm running a default minimal installation of FreeBSD 5.2: etc/ssh/ssh_config: # Host * # ForwardAgent no # ForwardX11 no # RhostsAuthentication

Re: FreeBSD, SSH and Enter Authentication Response

2004-01-13 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Tue, Jan 13, 2004 at 01:30:15PM -0800, Rishi Chopra wrote: I've included copies of my /etc/ssh/ssh_config file and /etc/pam.d/ssh - I'm running a default minimal installation of FreeBSD 5.2: etc/ssh/ssh_config: Um... /etc/ssh/sshd_config is more to the point -- ssh_config is for the

Re: How safe is 5.2 to use?

2004-01-13 Thread Lowell Gilbert
David Meier [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I am relatively new to the world of FreeBSD. But first, congrats to the new release! I am somewhat insecure on how trustfully I can use the new release for my intended use (and I hope my questions haven't been posted a zillion times before). Therefore I

compile problems

2004-01-13 Thread Shawn Ramsey
I am having trouble compiling perl (as well as others, such as GD). Here is th error message : Making List::Util (dynamic) Making MIME::Base64 (dynamic) cc -c-DAPPLLIB_EXP=/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.8.2/BSDPAN -DHAS_FPSETMASK -DHAS _FLOATINGPOINT_H -fno-strict-aliasing

Re: binary execute restrictions

2004-01-13 Thread Charles Swiger
On Jan 12, 2004, at 9:52 PM, Jefferson San Juan wrote: How do I restrict normal users from executing their own compiled executable binary files? Give them a restricted shell which limits the commands they can run to ones you specify. See man zshall for one example, although other restricted

recompile kernel problem

2004-01-13 Thread Spades
Hi, I installed FreeBSD 4.9-PREREL and recompiled the kernel and got this problem during makeworld. Any idea? vnode_if.h:876: warning: inlining failed in call to `VOP_UNLOCK' /usr/src/sys/modules/union/../../miscfs/union/union_vnops.c:598: warning: called from here

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