Re: QEMU + FreeBSD

2009-06-28 Thread Matthias Apitz
El día Friday, June 26, 2009 a las 10:37:14AM -0400, Jim escribió: I have installed FreeBSD 7.2 on my notebook in the last week, and installed QEmu as well. I cannot seem to get the network interface working. It works on my desktop machine, but that is running 7.0 looking around, I tried

Re: Firefox crashes on yahoo.com

2009-06-28 Thread Frank Shute
On Sat, Jun 27, 2009 at 01:31:09PM +0530, Manish Jain wrote: Hi, This seems to be a strange problem with Firefox which I never encountered on my old system. Both Firefox2 and Firefox3 work well the other sites I have tried accessing, but crash on navigating to www.yahoo.com

(no subject)

2009-06-28 Thread Anton
Hello freebsd-questions, Please, help: Howto forward packet from Internet to some intranet address with IPFW? -- -- Best regards, Anton= ;[1]mailto:an...@sng.by Administrator Feel free to contact me via ICQ 363780596 via

Re: scripting suggestion: how to make this command shorter

2009-06-28 Thread gs_stol...@juno.com
On 6/27/09, Zhang Weiwu zhangwe...@realss.com wrote: Hello. I wrote this one-line command to fetch a page from a long uri, parse it twice: first time get subject second time get content, and send it as email to me. $ w3m -dump

Re: (no subject)

2009-06-28 Thread Glen Barber
2009/6/28 Anton an...@sng.by:   Hello freebsd-questions,     Please, help:   Howto forward packet from Internet to some intranet address with IPFW? You'll get a better response if you have a subject in the email. http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/books/handbook/firewalls-ipfw.html Forwarding

Re: Firefox crashes on yahoo.com

2009-06-28 Thread Manish Jain
Frank Shute wrote: On Sat, Jun 27, 2009 at 01:31:09PM +0530, Manish Jain wrote: Hi, This seems to be a strange problem with Firefox which I never encountered on my old system. Both Firefox2 and Firefox3 work well the other sites I have tried accessing, but crash on navigating to

Re: gmirror gm0 destroyed on shutdown; GPT corrupt

2009-06-28 Thread Pawel Jakub Dawidek
On Sat, Jun 27, 2009 at 06:20:49PM -0700, Marcel Moolenaar wrote: Using the last sector is not only flawed because it creates a race condition, it's flawed in the assumption that you can always make a geom part of a mirror by storing meta-data on the geom without causing corruption. This whole

Re[2]: ipfw fwd

2009-06-28 Thread Anton
Hello Glen, Sunday, June 28, 2009, 11:47:41 AM, you wrote: 2009/6/28 Anton an...@sng.by:= /p Hello freebsd-questions, Please, help: Howto forward packet from Internet t= o some intranet address with IPFW? You'll get a better response if you have a subj=

BIND

2009-06-28 Thread Jack Raats
This morning I tried to install BIND, the DNS server. I downloaded the handbook (English version) and tried to follow the instructions giving in the handbook. But the handbook is outdated OR FreeBSD 7.2-RELEASE-p2 is not correct. I'm missing make-localhost in /etc/namedb. Can any help me???

Re: Firefox crashes on yahoo.com

2009-06-28 Thread Roland Smith
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 02:24:03PM +0530, Manish Jain wrote: Have you tried Firefox3.5? It's in ports as www/firefox3-devel. I just tried Yahoo! and had no problems. I tried yahoo with firefox3 on 7.2-RELEASE-p2 amd64 without problems. The problem is not restricted to firefox or

IPFW: Need some help

2009-06-28 Thread Anton
Hello all, I'm new to *nix and now, while configuring IPFW Firewall on FreeBSD 7.2 = has stuck in a problem: After packet from my network is passed to natd demon - it is returning t= o firewall (it is normal, as I think ;-) ), but I see another abnormal thin= g: when it is

Re: BIND

2009-06-28 Thread Matthew Seaman
Jack Raats wrote: This morning I tried to install BIND, the DNS server. I downloaded the handbook (English version) and tried to follow the instructions giving in the handbook. But the handbook is outdated OR FreeBSD 7.2-RELEASE-p2 is not correct. I'm missing make-localhost in /etc/namedb.

named startup problems upgrading from 7.1p4 to 7.1p5 or 7.1p6

2009-06-28 Thread Ian
Hi, I've been meaning to sort this out since the release of 7.1p5, but only just got around to it - I have an installation of 7.1 that runs bind and has been working fine up until I tried to update the system to 7.1p5 (using freebsd-update). As soon as I apply the update reboot, named loads

Re: IPFW: Need some help

2009-06-28 Thread Neal Hogan
2009/6/28 Anton an...@sng.by:   Hello all,   I'm new to *nix and now, while configuring IPFW Firewall on FreeBSD   7.2  has stuck in a problem:   After packet from my network is passed to natd demon - it is returning   t o firewall (it is normal, as I think ;-) ), but I see another  

Re: named startup problems upgrading from 7.1p4 to 7.1p5 or 7.1p6

2009-06-28 Thread Matthew Seaman
Ian wrote: Hi, I've been meaning to sort this out since the release of 7.1p5, but only just got around to it - I have an installation of 7.1 that runs bind and has been working fine up until I tried to update the system to 7.1p5 (using freebsd-update). As soon as I apply the update reboot,

Re: named startup problems upgrading from 7.1p4 to 7.1p5 or 7.1p6

2009-06-28 Thread Ian
On Sun, 28 Jun 2009 21:43:49 Matthew Seaman wrote: Ian wrote: Hi, I've been meaning to sort this out since the release of 7.1p5, but only just got around to it - I have an installation of 7.1 that runs bind and has been working fine up until I tried to update the system to 7.1p5 (using

Re: xfburn fails with 'Undefined symbol __malloc_lock'

2009-06-28 Thread Markus Hoenicka
Mel Flynn writes: -PP will fail if for some reason the package is not available on the servers. It is better to use -P when crossing major releases, so that any restricted packages that are unavailable on the buildservers are built from source. I suspect this is the root of the

Re: xfburn fails with 'Undefined symbol __malloc_lock'

2009-06-28 Thread Markus Hoenicka
Manolis Kiagias writes: Upgrading between major versions requires all installed ports to be rebuilt, so they get linked to the new versions of the libraries. I suppose you missed this step, older apps may still work but there is a problem installing new ones. [...] (AFAIR, if you

Re: gmirror gm0 destroyed on shutdown; GPT corrupt

2009-06-28 Thread Ivan Voras
2009/6/28 Marcel Moolenaar xcl...@mac.com: Using the last sector is not only flawed because it creates a race condition, it's flawed in the assumption that you can always make a geom part of a mirror by storing meta-data on the geom without causing corruption. This whole idea of using the

mysql error

2009-06-28 Thread thanos trompoukis
Hi all, I am new with FreeBSD and I have a problem with mysql. I have 6.2Release i386 I am running mysql 5.0.27 and It worked perfectly until the time that I formated /tmp (for some other reason) and now when I am trying to connect on mysql *I get this:* *[r...@leonidas:/]$ mysql ERROR 2002

Re: gmirror gm0 destroyed on shutdown; GPT corrupt

2009-06-28 Thread Aisaka Taiga
Ivan Voras wrote: Yes, it would be cleaner to implement but it would also make the mirrored devices unbootable. But maybe the class of users needing the functionality is smaller now. Most dedicated server providers can't afford to use hardware RAID systems because that would drastically

Re: named startup problems upgrading from 7.1p4 to 7.1p5 or 7.1p6

2009-06-28 Thread Matthew Seaman
Ian wrote: Well the fact that if I run /etc/rc.d/named manually after the system has booted, the script also hangs suggests it's not the next process I have just check however ntpdate is the next one in the list to be started and that does start correctly - you can see it report the clock

Re: Firefox crashes on yahoo.com

2009-06-28 Thread Manish Jain
Roland Smith wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 02:24:03PM +0530, Manish Jain wrote: Have you tried Firefox3.5? It's in ports as www/firefox3-devel. I just tried Yahoo! and had no problems. I tried yahoo with firefox3 on 7.2-RELEASE-p2 amd64 without problems. The problem is not restricted to

Re: Firefox crashes on yahoo.com

2009-06-28 Thread Roland Smith
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 07:31:55PM +0530, Manish Jain wrote: I traced the problem. It's related to flash. When I disable the flash plugin, Firefox works smoothly. I suspect a lot of sites are using a new version of flash, which doesn't go down well with the existing browsers. Are you using

Re: mysql error

2009-06-28 Thread Morgan Wesström
thanos trompoukis wrote: Hi all, I am new with FreeBSD and I have a problem with mysql. I have 6.2Release i386 I am running mysql 5.0.27 and It worked perfectly until the time that I formated /tmp (for some other reason) and now when I am trying to connect on mysql *I get this:*

Re: mysql error

2009-06-28 Thread Manolis Kiagias
thanos trompoukis wrote: Hi all, I am new with FreeBSD and I have a problem with mysql. I have 6.2Release i386 I am running mysql 5.0.27 and It worked perfectly until the time that I formated /tmp (for some other reason) and now when I am trying to connect on mysql *I get this:*

Re: mysql error

2009-06-28 Thread Matthew Seaman
thanos trompoukis wrote: Hi all, I am new with FreeBSD and I have a problem with mysql. I have 6.2Release i386 I am running mysql 5.0.27 and It worked perfectly until the time that I formated /tmp (for some other reason) and now when I am trying to connect on mysql *I get this:*

Re: IPFW: Need some help

2009-06-28 Thread Ruben de Groot
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 02:14:00PM +0300, Anton typed: Hello all, I'm new to *nix and now, while configuring IPFW Firewall on FreeBSD 7.2 = has stuck in a problem: After packet from my network is passed to natd demon - it is returning t= o firewall (it is normal, as I

Re: The question of moving vi to /binHi,

2009-06-28 Thread Mark E Doner
Erich Dollansky wrote: On 26 June 2009 am 10:02:30 Polytropon wrote: Polytropon From Magdeburg, Germany big brother is watching me. An xterm just came up with this message: The default editor in FreeBSD is vi, which is efficient to use when you have learned it, but somewhat

libtool shared

2009-06-28 Thread alexus
I'm trying to compile something and I'm getting these lines while I'm doing ./configure checking if libtool supports shared libraries... no checking whether to build shared libraries... no I went and even recompiled libtool # ./configure | grep -i share checking whether the gcc linker

Re: mysql error

2009-06-28 Thread thanos trompoukis
2009/6/28 Matthew Seaman m.sea...@infracaninophile.co.uk thanos trompoukis wrote: Hi all, I am new with FreeBSD and I have a problem with mysql. I have 6.2Release i386 I am running mysql 5.0.27 and It worked perfectly until the time that I formated /tmp (for some other reason) and now

Re: Best practices for securing SSH server

2009-06-28 Thread Chris Rees
2009/6/28 Polytropon free...@edvax.de: On Sat, 27 Jun 2009 21:17:11 -0400, Daniel Underwood djuatde...@gmail.com wrote: Exactly.  For example, the server in question is a desktop machine at work.  I regularly see transfer rates of 13MB/s.  It's at a major university, which is by itself

Re: The question of moving vi to /binHi,

2009-06-28 Thread Chris Rees
2009/6/28 Mark E Doner nuint...@amplex.net: Erich Dollansky wrote: On 26 June 2009 am 10:02:30 Polytropon wrote: Polytropon From Magdeburg, Germany big brother is watching me. An xterm just came up with this message: The default editor in FreeBSD is vi, which is efficient to use when

Re: named startup problems upgrading from 7.1p4 to 7.1p5 or 7.1p6

2009-06-28 Thread Mel Flynn
On Sunday 28 June 2009 03:24:26 Ian wrote: I tried adding various echo statements to /etc/rc.d/named and found that the script seems to run right through. rc_debug=YES in /etc/rc.conf is REALLY handy for this. -- Mel ___

Re: libtool shared

2009-06-28 Thread Michael Powell
alexus wrote: I'm trying to compile something and I'm getting these lines while I'm doing ./configure checking if libtool supports shared libraries... no checking whether to build shared libraries... no I went and even recompiled libtool # ./configure | grep -i share checking whether

FreeBSD 7.2 - iwi error

2009-06-28 Thread Siyan Sabinov Hadzhiev
Hello List , I am new in this list , so if these is an old topic forgive me.I have successfully installed FreeBSD 7.2 to IBM T43 Laptop.I am using wireless network with WPA key.My Laptop has Intel Pro Wireless 2200.I installed iwi driver and firmware successfully. I am successfully connecting

www/firefox-devel

2009-06-28 Thread Alexander Best
is anybody out there still using this port? shouldn't it be retired? it's even older than the regular www/firefox port. people who want to run the latest unstable firefox version should use www/firefox3-devel. cheers. ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

Using ctorrent or other program to seed a torrent

2009-06-28 Thread Kelly Jones
I know how to use ctorrent to create a torrent file, but how do I actually seed the resulting file so that others can get it, and how do I 'register' myself w/ a tracker so that others will know what IP address to connect to, etc? Can ctorrent seed torrents, or do I need another program for that?

Re: FreeBSD 7.2 - iwi error

2009-06-28 Thread Jose Garcia Juanino
El domingo 28 de junio a las 20:25:51 CEST, Siyan Sabinov Hadzhiev escribió: Hello List , I am new in this list , so if these is an old topic forgive me.I have successfully installed FreeBSD 7.2 to IBM T43 Laptop.I am using wireless network with WPA key.My Laptop has Intel Pro Wireless

Re: libtool shared

2009-06-28 Thread alexus
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 1:43 PM, Michael Powellnightre...@verizon.net wrote: alexus wrote: I'm trying to compile something and I'm getting these lines while I'm doing ./configure checking if libtool supports shared libraries... no checking whether to build shared libraries... no I went

Re: libtool shared

2009-06-28 Thread alexus
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 6:14 PM, Mel Flynnmel.flynn+fbsd.questi...@mailing.thruhere.net wrote: On Sunday 28 June 2009 12:40:24 alexus wrote: company policy not too use ports, any other suggestions? Understand GNU autotools in detail, the patches for it in the respective ports, how to read

Re: libtool shared

2009-06-28 Thread Mel Flynn
On Sunday 28 June 2009 12:40:24 alexus wrote: company policy not too use ports, any other suggestions? Understand GNU autotools in detail, the patches for it in the respective ports, how to read config.log and whether all this is worth compliance to company policy. Note: the above requires at

Chomium on FreeBSD?

2009-06-28 Thread Daniel Underwood
Is there an effort to build a port of chromium for FreeBSD? I recently began using chromium on my Linux machine, and the HTML rendering speed is quite impressive. When it has the ability to synchronize bookmarks, I'll use it exclusively. ___

Re: libtool shared

2009-06-28 Thread Michael Powell
alexus wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 1:43 PM, Michael Powellnightre...@verizon.net wrote: alexus wrote: [snip] company policy not too use ports, any other suggestions? Change this company policy as it is unproductive. Sounds like something implemented by those lacking experience with

Re: Using ctorrent or other program to seed a torrent

2009-06-28 Thread RW
On Sun, 28 Jun 2009 13:31:41 -0700 Kelly Jones kelly.terry.jo...@gmail.com wrote: I know how to use ctorrent to create a torrent file, but how do I actually seed the resulting file so that others can get it, and how do I 'register' myself w/ a tracker so that others will know what IP address

Re: libtool shared

2009-06-28 Thread Charlie Kester
On Sun 28 Jun 2009 at 16:10:51 PDT Michael Powell wrote: alexus wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 1:43 PM, Michael Powellnightre...@verizon.net wrote: alexus wrote: [snip] company policy not too use ports, any other suggestions? Change this company policy as it is unproductive. Sounds like

Re: The question of moving vi to /bin

2009-06-28 Thread Polytropon
On Thu, 25 Jun 2009 16:15:12 -0500, Gary Gatten ggat...@waddell.com wrote: I like M$ Notepad - is there a version of that for FBSD? You are on the wrong list. Correct your inner state of mind and try again. :-) No, seriously: Maybe gnotepad+ appeals to you? Actually the old edit from dos is

Re: The question of moving vi to /bin

2009-06-28 Thread Polytropon
On Thu, 25 Jun 2009 22:23:17 -0700, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: what about j, k [down, up]. and h,l [left, right]? why reach over for the arrow keys! oh, and o, and O [open line below/Above], and \search and that's 97 and 44/100ths of what you'll

Re: The question of moving vi to /bin

2009-06-28 Thread Erich Dollansky
Hi, On 26 June 2009 pm 14:01:02 Polytropon wrote: On Thu, 25 Jun 2009 22:23:17 -0700, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: have a vi keyboard reference in my extremely important documentation folder - and yes, it is a real folder, not a directory. :-) So if everything fails, there's still vi

Re: The question of moving vi to /bin

2009-06-28 Thread Gary Kline
On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 08:01:02AM +0200, Polytropon wrote: On Thu, 25 Jun 2009 22:23:17 -0700, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: what about j, k [down, up]. and h,l [left, right]? why reach over for the arrow keys! oh, and o, and O [open line below/Above], and

Re: The question of moving vi to /binHi,

2009-06-28 Thread Gary Kline
On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 06:11:57AM +0200, Polytropon wrote: On Fri, 26 Jun 2009 12:03:21 +0800, Erich Dollansky er...@apsara.com.sg wrote: What kind of editor do you need for rescue? Just edit one or two lines in some config file to allow the full system to start again. Rescue does

Re: The question of moving vi to /binHi,

2009-06-28 Thread Glen Barber
On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 1:23 AM, Gary Klinekl...@thought.org wrote: [snip]        what about j, k [down, up].  and h,l  [left, right]?        why reach over for the arrow keys!  oh, and o, and O        [open line below/Above], and        \search        and that's 97 and 44/100ths of

what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Aryeh M. Friedman
I am writting a parser (tokenizes all characters among other things) and need to know what control char is equivelent to a newline (I do not need windows cross compatibility) ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Aryeh M. Friedman
Aryeh M. Friedman wrote: I am writting a parser (tokenizes all characters among other things) and need to know what control char is equivelent to a newline (I do not need windows cross compatibility) Forgot to mention before someone recommends lex/yacc and/or some other parser generator (I

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Glen Barber
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:21 PM, Aryeh M. Friedmanaryeh.fried...@gmail.com wrote: I am writting a parser (tokenizes all characters among other things) and need to know what control char is equivelent to a newline (I do not need windows cross compatibility) What do you mean exactly? What

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Aryeh M. Friedman
Glen Barber wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:21 PM, Aryeh M. Friedmanaryeh.fried...@gmail.com wrote: I am writting a parser (tokenizes all characters among other things) and need to know what control char is equivelent to a newline (I do not need windows cross compatibility) What do

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Glen Barber
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:27 PM, Aryeh M. Friedmanaryeh.fried...@gmail.com wrote: What do you mean exactly?  What language(s)?  If I understand your question correctly, the C / C++ / Java / PHP (and I think Perl) 'newline' character is '\n' I meant what ascii character does \n actual

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Vince Sabio
** At 22:30 -0400 on 06/28/2009, Glen Barber wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:27 PM, Aryeh M. Friedman wrote: What do you mean exactly? What language(s)? If I understand your question correctly, the C / C++ / Java / PHP (and I think Perl) 'newline' character is '\n' I meant what

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Aryeh M. Friedman
Glen Barber wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:27 PM, Aryeh M. Friedmanaryeh.fried...@gmail.com wrote: What do you mean exactly? What language(s)? If I understand your question correctly, the C / C++ / Java / PHP (and I think Perl) 'newline' character is '\n' I meant what ascii

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Glen Barber
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:39 PM, Aryeh M. Friedmanaryeh.fried...@gmail.com wrote: Oh.  IIRC, CR is the DOS way, and LR is the POSIX way. Don't you mean LF not LR? I did. I realized it after Vince replied. -- Glen Barber ___

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Glen Barber
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:38 PM, Vince Sabiovi...@vjs.org wrote: ** At 22:30 -0400 on 06/28/2009, Glen Barber wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:27 PM, Aryeh M. Friedman wrote:    What do you mean exactly?  What language(s)?  If I understand your  question correctly, the C / C++ / Java /

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Aryeh M. Friedman
Just incase you guys are curious the reason for doing the parser from scratch is it is designed to lex/parse families of languages not just a single lang for example (there is very large overlap between c/c++/java/c#/etc. as there is in the tag langs like XML/HTML)... also generators

Re: The question of moving vi to /bin

2009-06-28 Thread RW
On Thu, 25 Jun 2009 16:15:12 -0500 Gary Gatten ggat...@waddell.com wrote: I like M$ Notepad - is there a version of that for FBSD? Actually, there is. Wine implements it's own version of notepad. ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

serial modem

2009-06-28 Thread kalin m
hi all... my first time using serial ports and modems. the modem is hooked up using RS-232 cable... modem specs: • Baud Rate: 115.2kbps • Bits: 8 • Stop Bits: 1 • Parity: none • Hardware Handshaking: Yes my /etc/ttys: ttyd0 /usr/libexec/getty std.115200 dialup on ttyd1 /usr/libexec/getty

Re: libtool shared

2009-06-28 Thread alexus
On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 8:30 PM, Charlie Kestercorky1...@comcast.net wrote: On Sun 28 Jun 2009 at 16:10:51 PDT Michael Powell wrote: alexus wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 1:43 PM, Michael Powellnightre...@verizon.net wrote: alexus wrote: [snip] company policy not too use ports, any

Re: what character is a physical newline

2009-06-28 Thread Matthew Seaman
Aryeh M. Friedman wrote: Glen Barber wrote: On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:21 PM, Aryeh M. Friedmanaryeh.fried...@gmail.com wrote: I am writting a parser (tokenizes all characters among other things) and need to know what control char is equivelent to a newline (I do not need windows cross