Re: The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

2010-09-17 Thread Andreas Rudisch
On Fri, 17 Sep 2010 01:45:54 +0100 Chabane HEMDANI hemdani2...@gmail.com wrote: I've search, read, learn, follow instructions about nearly all the web-documentation about installing a new printer to work under cups without any success. I've an HP Laser Jet 1018 printer and tools given by

Re: make buildkernel pre-build too long

2010-09-17 Thread David DEMELIER
2010/9/17 Alexander Best arun...@freebsd.org: On Thu Sep 16 10, David DEMELIER wrote: Hi there, I can't understand why this part of make buildkernel is so long on my amd64 machine (8.1-R) make -V CFILES -V SYSTEM_CFILES -V GEN_CFILES |  MKDEP_CPP=cc -E CC=cc xargs mkdep -a -f .newdep -O2

Re: The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

2010-09-17 Thread Peter
On Fri, 17 Sep 2010 01:45:54 +0100 Chabane HEMDANI hemdani2...@gmail.com wrote: I've search, read, learn, follow instructions about nearly all the web-documentation about installing a new printer to work under cups without any success. I've an HP Laser Jet 1018 printer and tools given by

Re: gateway_enable

2010-09-17 Thread Wolfgang Riegler
Thank you for your support. You're right, our administrator has to add a route back to the new gateway. Am Mittwoch, 15. September 2010, 21:30:08 schrieb Beat Siegenthaler: On 15.09.10 21:10, Wolfgang Riegler wrote: I thought gateway_enable=YES in /etc/rc.conf should be sufficient.

Problem with lagg driver at 8.1 ?

2010-09-17 Thread Frank Bonnet
Hello I am unable to make the lagg driver to work at 8.1 , it works well on another machine that runs 7.2 is there a problem with LAGG driver and Cisco switches at 8.1 ? Thanks ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: Need bsd make for AIX

2010-09-17 Thread Ivan Voras
On 09/17/10 05:14, Chuck Robey wrote: On 09/16/10 20:34, Ivan Voras wrote: On 09/16/10 08:58, srividy...@tcs.com wrote: Hi Is there any BSD make versions available for AIX platform? We require the make utility of BSD to compile few source programs. Is there any make utility compatible with

/usr/local/etc/rc.d/imapproxyd start

2010-09-17 Thread n dhert
There seems to be a problem with starting up the IMAP proxy server imapproxyd: # /usr/local/etc/rc.d/imapproxyd start says Starting imapproxyd. but doesn't return the # prompt ... # ps -jawx | grep imap root 21490 21426 21490 64248 1 S+ 3 0:00.01 /bin/sh /usr/local/etc/rc.d/imapproxyd start root

Re: Need bsd make for AIX

2010-09-17 Thread Ivan Voras
On 09/17/10 12:58, Ivan Voras wrote: I don't claim the patched make will work perfectly but it works for simple cases :) Also archived here (with the lc.h missed in previous version): http://people.freebsd.org/~ivoras/diffs/make-lc.patch ___

Re: Need bsd make for AIX

2010-09-17 Thread Gautham Ganapathy
On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 12:40 PM, srividy...@tcs.com wrote: We have some open source code for RPC calls - DCE that has c programs and corresponding makefiles. When we tried gmake or make ( AIX make) , we were getting syntax errors. We found that all the makefiles had syntax that corresponds

Re: Plextor PX-870A drives

2010-09-17 Thread Polytropon
On Thu, 16 Sep 2010 22:40:49 -0400, Robert Ames roberta...@hotmail.com wrote: I have a couple of Plextor PX-870A drives in different machines (see below) that I'm trying to use with atapicam. The drives mostly work (booting, reading data, etc.) but for whatever reason neither of them will

Re: /usr/local/etc/rc.d/imapproxyd start

2010-09-17 Thread Daniel Bye
On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 01:02:03PM +0200, n dhert wrote: There seems to be a problem with starting up the IMAP proxy server imapproxyd: # /usr/local/etc/rc.d/imapproxyd start says Starting imapproxyd. but doesn't return the # prompt ... # ps -jawx | grep imap root 21490 21426 21490 64248

RE: Plextor PX-870A drives

2010-09-17 Thread Robert Ames
It claims to be able to play audio CDs. $ cdrecord -prcap -dev 2,0,0 scsidev: '2,0,0' scsibus: 2 target: 0 lun: 0 Cdrecord-Clone 2.01 (i386-unknown-freebsd8.0) Copyright (C) 1995-2004 J\xf6rg Schilling Using libscg version 'schily-0.8'. Device type: Removable CD-ROM Version: 0

Re: Windows AD and ntpd sync problem

2010-09-17 Thread David Rawling
On 13/09/2010 4:45 PM, Omer Faruk SEN wrote: Hi, I am trying to sync my time against a ntp server on Active Directory but no matter what i do ntpd did not sync against AD's NTP server. ntpdate works perfectly against AD but not ntpd. I think you will have trouble doing this. AD's time service

Re: The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

2010-09-17 Thread Derek Funk
On 9/17/2010 2:14 AM, Peter wrote: On Fri, 17 Sep 2010 01:45:54 +0100 Chabane HEMDANIhemdani2...@gmail.com wrote: I've search, read, learn, follow instructions about nearly all the web-documentation about installing a new printer to work under cups without any success. I've an HP Laser Jet

Re: apropos returning same item twice

2010-09-17 Thread Steven Friedrich
On Thursday 16 September 2010 4:12:44 am Wayne Sierke wrote: On Wed, 2010-09-15 at 18:27 -0400, Steven Friedrich wrote: On Wednesday 15 September 2010 12:39:15 pm Wayne Sierke wrote: On Tue, 2010-09-14 at 00:37 +, Alexander Best wrote: On Sat Sep 11 10, Steven Friedrich wrote:

Latest KDE 4.5.1

2010-09-17 Thread Steven Friedrich
Can anyone install the Fortune plasma widget? It doen't show up in my widget box, and I even tried to install the downloaded plasmoid I found in /tmp/kde-admin. No joy. I'm trying to discover if this anomaly is everywhere, or I just need to rebuild something.. -- System Name:

Re: The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

2010-09-17 Thread Frank Shute
On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 01:45:54AM +0100, Chabane HEMDANI wrote: I'm computer science teacher at university of Tizi-ouzou in Algeria. I'm using FreeBSD since 2007 when I discover it by chance when searching in the Web something about Linux. Since that date, I always invited and recommended

Re: Plextor PX-870A drives

2010-09-17 Thread Joshua Isom
On 9/17/2010 7:24 AM, Robert Ames wrote: It claims to be able to play audio CDs. There's two things I can think of. With cdcontrol on a cd-rw drive I have, it needs the cd audio cable hooked up from the drive to the motherboard or else it's silent. My dvd-rw drive doesn't have that port

Re: Plextor PX-870A drives

2010-09-17 Thread Ryan Coleman
On Sep 17, 2010, at 1:04 PM, Joshua Isom wrote: On 9/17/2010 7:24 AM, Robert Ames wrote: It claims to be able to play audio CDs. There's two things I can think of. With cdcontrol on a cd-rw drive I have, it needs the cd audio cable hooked up from the drive to the motherboard or

Re: The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

2010-09-17 Thread Warren Block
On Fri, 17 Sep 2010, Frank Shute wrote: I'm not going to tell you how to print with CUPS as it's too complicated and fragile for my liking. Agreed. Have you thought about using lpd(8)? If your printer can understand Postscript (and I believe HP Laserjets can) then this can be a fairly simple

Re: The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

2010-09-17 Thread Polytropon
On Fri, 17 Sep 2010 18:10:56 +0100, Frank Shute fr...@shute.org.uk wrote: I'm not going to tell you how to print with CUPS as it's too complicated and fragile for my liking. If you have a printer that understands at least SOME standards, maybe you want to look at apsfilter instead of CUPS;

Re: The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

2010-09-17 Thread Roland Smith
On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 06:10:56PM +0100, Frank Shute wrote: On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 01:45:54AM +0100, Chabane HEMDANI wrote: I'm computer science teacher at university of Tizi-ouzou in Algeria. I'm using FreeBSD since 2007 when I discover it by chance when searching in the Web something

Re: (no subject)

2010-09-17 Thread Modulok
I have an old box I want to turn into a file server backup machine. Unfortunately, the mainboard has only PATA headers. I do have three PCI slots though, so I was looking at a PCI SATA controller card that will get along with FreeBSD without a fuss. Nothing fancy, just something inexpensive

Re: Plextor PX-870A drives

2010-09-17 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Ryan Coleman ryan.cole...@cwis.biz writes: On Sep 17, 2010, at 1:04 PM, Joshua Isom wrote: On 9/17/2010 7:24 AM, Robert Ames wrote: It claims to be able to play audio CDs. There's two things I can think of. With cdcontrol on a cd-rw drive I have, it needs the cd audio cable hooked

Can I compile sendmail simply through the ports collection?

2010-09-17 Thread Aflatoon Aflatooni
Hi, I was wondering if I can simply recompile sendmail from the ports collection for FreeBSD 7.1 server. I need to recompile the sendmail on the server to add Cyrus SASL2 support. The instructions on FreeBSD point to src /usr/src/usr.sbin/sendmail which doesn't exist and I was wondering if I

Re: The nightmarish problem of installing a printer

2010-09-17 Thread perryh
Polytropon free...@edvax.de wrote: I would like to have ONE thing that is used for printing, and that does support ALL printers ... Isn't that exactly what CUPS is supposed to be? ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: Can I compile sendmail simply through the ports collection?

2010-09-17 Thread Matthew Seaman
On 17/09/2010 22:36:07, Aflatoon Aflatooni wrote: Hi, I was wondering if I can simply recompile sendmail from the ports collection for FreeBSD 7.1 server. I need to recompile the sendmail on the server to add Cyrus SASL2 support. The instructions on FreeBSD point to src

Re: (no subject)

2010-09-17 Thread Mario Lobo
On Friday 17 September 2010 17:45:40 Modulok wrote: I have an old box I want to turn into a file server backup machine. Unfortunately, the mainboard has only PATA headers. I do have three PCI slots though, so I was looking at a PCI SATA controller card that will get along with FreeBSD

Re: why is the PHP stuff line off by default in ports/lang/php5?

2010-09-17 Thread patrick
I don't for sure, but I'd say it's off by default because not everyone runs PHP with Apache, and mod_php5/libphp5.so is strictly for Apache. Lots of people use PHP with FastCGI or other purposes. If you always want it to be on, add the option to /etc/make.conf. Or, if you're using portupgrade or

Anyone familiar with authsmtp service and Sendmail.

2010-09-17 Thread Aflatoon Aflatooni
I am trying to configure my sendmail to send out the emails generated locally on the server using the authsmtp service. But all their documentations and all my tweaking has been completely useless. I get the following errors in the log: Sep 18 00:03:25 zara sm-mta[58380]: STARTTLS=client,

Re: sysinstall vs gmirror

2010-09-17 Thread perryh
Adam Vande More amvandem...@gmail.com wrote: On Sun, Sep 12, 2010 at 11:14 PM, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: The part I don't know how to do is partitioning gm0 by hand. (I suppose it would require some sort of arcane incantations involving bsdlabel.) For all its limitations, sysinstall

Re: sysinstall vs gmirror

2010-09-17 Thread Adam Vande More
On Fri, Sep 17, 2010 at 11:09 PM, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: Next fdisk/gpart accordingly (don't forget to make it bootable). This is where I get stuck. I've partitioned the physical drives using sysinstall, but how do I go about partitioning gm0? Your problem is that you are still