Re: Long Day's Journey into Bleep

2011-06-10 Thread C. P. Ghost
On Thu, Jun 9, 2011 at 5:53 AM, Chad Perrin per...@apotheon.com wrote: On Wed, Jun 08, 2011 at 05:56:59PM -0700, Gary Kline wrote: I'm still bringing back the dozens of things I removed from ethic. And testing new ideas.  But I have a general question: have any of you wizards who run your own

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Re: Critical issues with WD green drives

2011-06-10 Thread Andrea Venturoli
On 06/02/11 14:16, Andrea Venturoli wrote: Hello. In a server of mine (7.3p4/i386) I replaced a 1TB Hitachi SATA drive (which worked perfectly), with two brand new Western Digital 2TB disks. Now I'm having critical problems, ranging from the disks getting stuck, to the box rebooting. Thanks

Got ERROR packet: TFTP Aborted

2011-06-10 Thread Radek Krejča
Hello, I have updated FBSD over freebsd-update from 8.1 to 8.2 this week. I am running diskless FBSD boxes and after update works all fine - but in log i got this message: Got ERROR packet: TFTP Aborted Diskless machine is running, this message appear after directly after switch on PC. In

Re: Long Day's Journey into Bleep

2011-06-10 Thread Jerry
On Thu, 09 Jun 2011 17:37:14 -0700 Chuck Swiger cswi...@mac.com articulated: On Jun 9, 2011, at 3:28 PM, Chad Perrin wrote: In many cases, it's not even obvious which of the products I find are suitable for building various types of network switches. Do you know of any Webpages that might

Re: Long Day's Journey into Bleep

2011-06-10 Thread Daniel Feenberg
On Fri, 10 Jun 2011, Jerry wrote: On Thu, 09 Jun 2011 17:37:14 -0700 Chuck Swiger cswi...@mac.com articulated: On Jun 9, 2011, at 3:28 PM, Chad Perrin wrote: In many cases, it's not even obvious which of the products I find are suitable for building various types of network switches. Do

Re: root-portal compilation

2011-06-10 Thread pwnedomina
On 09-06-2011 15:10, pwnedomina wrote: On 09-06-2011 09:55, Damien Fleuriot wrote: On 6/8/11 8:15 PM, pwnedomina wrote: There is no port for root-portal, i've tried to compile it manually without success. While trying to compile root-portal I get this error: process.h:59: error: extra

Re: Long Day's Journey into Bleep

2011-06-10 Thread Chad Perrin
On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 08:34:06AM -0400, Daniel Feenberg wrote: I wouldn't think the OP was interested in saving money, there are other reasons for building your own switch. For example, there is a famous article Tricks you can do if your firewall is also a bridge:

Re: Long Day's Journey into Bleep

2011-06-10 Thread Gary Kline
On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 08:10:05AM +0200, C. P. Ghost wrote: Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2011 08:10:05 +0200 From: C. P. Ghost cpgh...@cordula.ws Subject: Re: Long Day's Journey into Bleep To: FreeBSD Mailing List freebsd-questions@freebsd.org On Thu, Jun 9, 2011 at 5:53 AM, Chad Perrin

copying hard drives

2011-06-10 Thread David Banning
I am interested in copying hard drives and would like some feedback. 1. I would like a way to take peoples windows -or- unix systems and store each on portable hard drive as a single file - so that in the end I have a large, say 2TB drive with a number of peoples operating system backed up - that

Re: copying hard drives

2011-06-10 Thread Bill Tillman
From: David Banning david+dated+1308165107.fdb...@skytracker.ca To: questi...@freebsd.org Sent: Fri, June 10, 2011 3:11:46 PM Subject: copying hard drives I am interested in copying hard drives and would like some feedback. 1. I would like a way to take

Re: copying hard drives

2011-06-10 Thread Andrei Brezan
On 10/06/2011 21:11, David Banning wrote: I am interested in copying hard drives and would like some feedback. 1. I would like a way to take peoples windows -or- unix systems and store each on portable hard drive as a single file - so that in the end I have a large, say 2TB drive with a number

Re: copying hard drives

2011-06-10 Thread Lars Eighner
On Fri, 10 Jun 2011, David Banning wrote: 2. I'd like a simple way to copy - my FreeBSD system to another drive - a clone so to speak - which I know dd can do - Won't reliably leave you with an operable system. Use dump and restore -- Lars Eighner http://www.larseighner.com/index.html 8800

Re: copying hard drives

2011-06-10 Thread Modulok
I would like a way to take peoples windows -or- unix systems and store each on portable hard drive as a single file - so that in the end I have a large, say 2TB drive with a number of peoples operating system backed up - that can later be restored. Use dd to make a sector-for-sector level

Need Help Installing and Configuring Xorg

2011-06-10 Thread John or Judy Hixson
I'm having trouble getting Xorg to run on my just recently installed FreeBSD 7.4-RELEASE(i386) system. I'm trying to follow the procedures in Sections 5.3 and 5.4 of the Handbook and can't seem to get startx to fire up; I get a black screen when I try. Here's what I've done so far: 1.

Re: Long Day's Journey into Bleep

2011-06-10 Thread Jerome Herman
On 09/06/2011 02:56, Gary Kline wrote: Well, people, It's been a long, long century. I've been down for 5 days. Couldn't understand _why_ I couldn't ping anywhere [expect the Server itself]. Finally, tho, it became more and more likely that my FreeBSD was fine ... even tho I kept stripping

Re: Need Help Installing and Configuring Xorg

2011-06-10 Thread Daniel Staal
--As of June 10, 2011 4:26:27 PM -0700, John or Judy Hixson is alleged to have said: I'm having trouble getting Xorg to run on my just recently installed FreeBSD 7.4-RELEASE(i386) system. I'm trying to follow the procedures in Sections 5.3 and 5.4 of the Handbook and can't seem to get startx

Re: Need Help Installing and Configuring Xorg

2011-06-10 Thread Edward
On 6/11/11 7:26 AM, John or Judy Hixson wrote: I'm having trouble getting Xorg to run on my just recently installed FreeBSD [snip] Would appreciate anyone's suggestions. Thanks. John Hixson If you're trying to try FreeBSD as a Desktop, PC BSD (http://pcbsd.org/) would definitely make your life