Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Brandon Gooch
On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 9:45 PM, Robert travelin...@cox.net wrote: On Sat, 2 Oct 2010 19:09:27 -0600 (MDT) Warren Block wbl...@wonkity.com wrote: It's weird that da1 can be mounted, but da1s1 can't.  Maybe a problem with the filesystem.  Might be repairable, although probably it would need

Re: ACPI battery issues

2010-10-03 Thread David DEMELIER
2010/10/2 Eitan Adler li...@eitanadler.com: On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 4:01 PM,  four.harris...@googlemail.com wrote: I get the same messages with the stock acpi on a Lenovo S10e. Someone on the acpi list (who's name I forget) wrote a patch which removes the error. If you think it might help

Re: CYRUS IMAP cyradm core dump problem

2010-10-03 Thread Martin Schweizer
/getmsg.cgi?fetch=846230+852662+/usr/local/www/db/text/2010/freebsd-stable/20101003.freebsd-stable). I did tried a lot but end up in a broken make buildworld. Any ideas waht I'm doing wrong? Regards, -- Martin Schweizer off...@pc-service.ch PC-Service M. Schweizer GmbH; Bannholzstrasse 6; CH

Re: Little question about device driver name

2010-10-03 Thread David DEMELIER
2010/9/24 Bob Hall rjh...@gmail.com: On Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 07:04:06PM +0200, David DEMELIER wrote: Hi folks, I just wonder why if_bridge(4) is prefixed by if_ for device name. Every other device name like lagg(4), gif(4) are not prefixed with this same one. if_bridge was based on bridge.

Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Polytropon
On Sun, 3 Oct 2010 01:15:06 -0500, Brandon Gooch jamesbrandongo...@gmail.com wrote: I believe that the above 'if' operand to dd should instead be /dev/da1 (without the 's1' slice). Also, the operand 'of' will need to point to a device, such as /dev/ad12, or a file on a mounted file system,

Re: Massive portupgrade without being interrupted by configuration screens?

2010-10-03 Thread Thomas Mueller
in this file. I only saw this via FreeBSD web site Oct 3 (20101003), after my original inquiry. Does this mean I have to go through all the troubles again? I already successfully portupgraded Perl to 5.12.2. But I guess I need to read perl-after-upgrade script before doing anything (including

Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Polytropon
On Sat, 2 Oct 2010 21:02:32 +0200, Patrick Lamaiziere patf...@davenulle.org wrote: Le Sat, 2 Oct 2010 11:36:40 -0700, Robert travelin...@cox.net a écrit : I tried to use dd and copy data to another spare drive. It appears to work but then I can no longer mount that drive. Other than

Re: Massive portupgrade without being interrupted by configuration screens?

2010-10-03 Thread Jerry
. If you want to switch to lang/perl5.12 from lang/perl5.{8,10} please follow instructions in the entry 20100715 in this file. I only saw this via FreeBSD web site Oct 3 (20101003), after my original inquiry. Does this mean I have to go through all the troubles again? I already

Re: Massive portupgrade without being interrupted by configuration screens?

2010-10-03 Thread b. f.
Are there any adverse side effects if I use portupgrade some of the time, and postmaster other times? Probably not, if you keep your portupgrade portsdb and pkgdb up-to-date, and you are not doing anything special with pkgtools.conf, portmaster.rc, or environment variables. But you don't

Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Warren Block
On Sun, 3 Oct 2010, Brandon Gooch wrote: On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 9:45 PM, Robert travelin...@cox.net wrote: I should have mentioned that before. dd was the first thing I tried. I had an unused drive setup as UFS. Then did dd if=/dev/da1s1 of=/dev/ad12s1d bs=1m count=2000 I believe that the

Re: Massive portupgrade without being interrupted by configuration screens?

2010-10-03 Thread Chris Whitehouse
. If you want to switch to lang/perl5.12 from lang/perl5.{8,10} please follow instructions in the entry 20100715 in this file. I only saw this via FreeBSD web site Oct 3 (20101003), after my original inquiry. Does this mean I have to go through all the troubles again? I already successfully

Re: Massive portupgrade without being interrupted by configuration screens?

2010-10-03 Thread Edward
On 03/10/10 5:59, Thomas Mueller wrote: Idea is that I might want to configure some of the options, so I can't use --batch=YES unless I configure all options beforehand, meaning I have to find what ports are to be upgraded and which of those have user-selectable options. You might want to

simplest way to get gnome/ kde up and running

2010-10-03 Thread Foo JH
Hi guys, I've been trying without luck to get KDE/ Gnome configured. I've been reading and re-reading (and trying and re-trying) to get the window manager running, but it's been driving me nuts. - How far I've gotten: 1. Installing Xorg from the DVD package is easy. I've added the

Re: simplest way to get gnome/ kde up and running

2010-10-03 Thread Erik Trulsson
On Sun, Oct 03, 2010 at 08:22:06PM +0800, Foo JH wrote: Hi guys, I've been trying without luck to get KDE/ Gnome configured. I've been reading and re-reading (and trying and re-trying) to get the window manager running, but it's been driving me nuts. - How far I've gotten: 1.

Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Robert Bonomi
From owner-freebsd-questi...@freebsd.org Sat Oct 2 18:51:14 2010 Date: Sat, 2 Oct 2010 16:51:50 -0700 From: Robert travelin...@cox.net To: Warren Block wbl...@wonkity.com Cc: freebsd-questions@freebsd.org freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Subject: Re: OT: fdisk On Sat, 2 Oct 2010 17:00:00

Re: ACPI battery issues

2010-10-03 Thread Ian Smith
In freebsd-questions Digest, Vol 330, Issue 10, Message: 5 On Sat, 2 Oct 2010 10:42:23 -0400 Eitan Adler li...@eitanadler.com wrote: I see ACPI Exception: AE_NO_HARDWARE_RESPONSE, Returned by Handler for [EmbeddedControl] (20100331/evregion-588) ACPI Error (psparse-0633): Method

Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Robert
On Sun, 3 Oct 2010 08:19:36 -0500 (CDT) Robert Bonomi bon...@mail.r-bonomi.com wrote: Which looks a lot better. I can mount /dev/da1 and it shows ~ ls -l /mnt total 70044 -rwxr-xr-x 1 root wheel 2560 Dec 31 1600 $AttrDef -rwxr-xr-x 1 root wheel 0 Oct 1 09:09

Re: ACPI battery issues

2010-10-03 Thread Eitan Adler
I was told to bring this to acpi@'s attention On Sun, Oct 3, 2010 at 10:47 AM, Ian Smith smi...@nimnet.asn.au wrote: In freebsd-questions Digest, Vol 330, Issue 10, Message: 5 On Sat, 2 Oct 2010 10:42:23 -0400 Eitan Adler li...@eitanadler.com wrote:   I see   ACPI Exception:

Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Polytropon
On Sun, 3 Oct 2010 10:00:51 -0700, Robert travelin...@cox.net wrote: I have a spare 250G hard drive. Can I use dd to capture 250 gigs from the old drive? Using da1 and ad12 as the if and of will the result be an NTFS formatted 250g drive? Will I have the same results, i.e. able to mount ad12

Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Robert
On Sun, 3 Oct 2010 19:40:45 +0200 Polytropon free...@edvax.de wrote: On Sun, 3 Oct 2010 10:00:51 -0700, Robert travelin...@cox.net wrote: I have a spare 250G hard drive. Can I use dd to capture 250 gigs from the old drive? Using da1 and ad12 as the if and of will the result be an NTFS

how do I get source off source.forge.com?

2010-10-03 Thread Gary Kline
Does anybody know how to grab the source files off sourceforge.com? I volunteered years back while busy with many other things and ran out of road. Now I am ready to do some devel on the project. The others are long gone. More offline. This can be made universal; I will need some help with

Re: OT: fdisk

2010-10-03 Thread Warren Block
On Sun, 3 Oct 2010, Polytropon wrote: On Sun, 3 Oct 2010 10:00:51 -0700, Robert travelin...@cox.net wrote: I have a spare 250G hard drive. Can I use dd to capture 250 gigs from the old drive? Using da1 and ad12 as the if and of will the result be an NTFS formatted 250g drive? Will I have the

Which OS for notebook

2010-10-03 Thread Leandro F Silva
Hi guys, Which OS are you using on your notebook, FreeBSD / Linux or MAC ? Also, can you tell us the hardware, Sony / HP etc.. Thank you ! ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To