Re: Question about a possible missing line/entry for file UPDATING (from http://svnweb.freebsd.org) - 8.4-RELEASE plus branches

2013-09-04 Thread Damien Fleuriot
syncing problems on my fbsd server) On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 7:13 PM, Damien Fleuriot m...@my.gd wrote: From: -rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 75631 Aug 27 12:46 /usr/src/UPDATING 20130607: 8.4-RELEASE. On 3 September 2013 18:16, Pablo Carboni pcarb...@gmail.com wrote: Dear Sirs

Re: Question about a possible missing line/entry for file UPDATING (from http://svnweb.freebsd.org) - 8.4-RELEASE plus branches

2013-09-04 Thread Damien Fleuriot
, Damien Fleuriot m...@my.gd wrote: Note that, as opposed to you, I'm tracking 8-STABLE and not 8.4-RELEASE ! UPDATING: $FreeBSD: src/UPDATING,v 1.632.2.39 2013/08/23 15:21:39 svnexp Exp $ newvers.sh: # $FreeBSD: src/sys/conf/newvers.sh,v 1.83.2.25 2013/08/07 08:26:07 svnexp Exp $ I'll check

Re: Question about a possible missing line/entry for file UPDATING (from http://svnweb.freebsd.org) - 8.4-RELEASE plus branches

2013-09-03 Thread Damien Fleuriot
From: -rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 75631 Aug 27 12:46 /usr/src/UPDATING 20130607: 8.4-RELEASE. On 3 September 2013 18:16, Pablo Carboni pcarb...@gmail.com wrote: Dear Sirs, Just for curious, today I was looking for the date/entry that belongs to FreeBSD 8.4-RELEASE inside

Re: Possibly OT: NFS vs SMB performance

2013-07-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6 Jul 2013, at 21:34, Martin Alejandro Paredes Sanchez mapsw...@prodigy.net.mx wrote: On Saturday 06 July 2013 01:55:31 Andrea Venturoli wrote: On 07/05/13 20:42, Terje Elde wrote: On 5. juli 2013, at 18:18, Andrea Venturoli m...@netfence.it wrote: Is this normal in your experience?

Re: HP ILO FreeBSD 8.3 Installation problem

2013-07-04 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 5 Jul 2013, at 00:01, bw.mail.lists bw.mail.li...@gmail.com wrote: On 7/4/2013 4:59 PM, Emre Çamalan wrote: Hi, I'm trying to install FreeBSD with an HP ILO 4 advanced, web interface. I tried to install FreeBSD 8.2, FreeBSD 8.3 and FreeBSD 8.4. I tried to use acd0 and cd0 as media. I

Re: ZFS install on a partition

2013-05-17 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 18 May 2013, at 01:15, Joshua Isom jri...@gmail.com wrote: Your hardware raid should be faster than ZFS raid. Don't use zfs raid because there will be no benefit. Self healing much ? I wouldn't dream of dropping it for a 20mb/s performance increase from a HW controller. What if the

Re: external hdd

2013-03-29 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 29 March 2013 18:06, Chuck Swiger cswi...@mac.com wrote: On Mar 28, 2013, at 2:10 PM, Laszlo Danielisz wrote: If I'm sharing an external 1TB HDD with FreeBSD and OS-X (I wan to use Time Machine), what is the best file system to use? Time Machine is only supported on top of journaled

Re: external hdd

2013-03-29 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 30 March 2013 02:14, Shane Ambler free...@shaneware.biz wrote: On 30/03/2013 09:43, Chuck Swiger wrote: Hi-- On Mar 29, 2013, at 3:52 PM, Damien Fleuriot wrote: On 29 March 2013 18:06, Chuck Swiger cswi...@mac.com wrote: Time Machine is only supported on top of journaled HFS+; I'm

Re: Proper way to update ports with svn

2013-03-29 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 29 March 2013 22:29, Andre Goree an...@drenet.info wrote: I seem to have to run 'make index' in /usr/ports after I've run 'svn up /usr/ports' in order to see which ports need to be updated using 'portversion'. This doesn't seem correct...and if so portsnap would seem like a much better

Re: Current Way To Update Sources Rebuild World/Kernel?

2013-03-18 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On Mar 17, 2013 11:07 PM, Drew Tomlinson d...@mykitchentable.net wrote: I've been away for a while. In the past, the proper way to update a system was to grab current sources via cvsup and then rebuild world and kernel. But now I see cvsup is no longer supported. The handbook talks about

8.4-RELEASE (was Re: svn new pkg system)

2013-03-14 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 14 Mar 2013, at 23:47, Michael Ross g...@ross.cx wrote: On Sun, 10 Mar 2013 00:57:25 +0100, Giorgos Keramidas keram...@ceid.upatras.gr wrote: On Sat, 09 Mar 2013 18:25:22 -0500, Fbsd8 fb...@a1poweruser.com wrote: Is svn going to become part of the base system in 9.2-RELEASE? No.

Re: Installing 9.1 without re-partitioning hard drive

2013-03-14 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On Mar 15, 2013 12:48 AM, leeoliveshackelf...@surewest.net wrote: Good afternoon, FreeBSD enthusiasts. I am attempting to install FreeBSD 9.1 on a dual-boot configuration with Windows XP. I am using bsdinstall. I do not wish for the partition table to be changed. How do I instruct bsdinstall

Re: Issue with building custom kernel

2013-03-13 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 13 Mar 2013, at 22:26, Andre Goree an...@drenet.info wrote: I seem to be having trouble building my custom kernel. I've removed several things that I believe were unnecessary, and added Linux support, but I don't think I'm missing anything that is very important. Here is the last few

Re: Grepping though a disk

2013-03-04 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 4 Mar 2013, at 01:36, Polytropon free...@edvax.de wrote: Due to a fsck file system repair I lost the content of a file I consider important, but it hasn't been backed up yet. The file name is still present, but no blocks are associated (file size is zero). I hope the data blocks (which

Re: Ports Packages [Stable] in sync

2013-02-17 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 16 Feb 2013, at 16:56, Jeff Tipton jef...@mail.com wrote: Hi, I upgraded 9.0 - 9.1 on my netbook and only then found out that there are no packages for 9.1-RELEASE. On my desktops, I keep ports and packages at the RELEASE versions, so I only have to compile when I need non-default

Re: 3 TB disk troubles

2013-02-14 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 14 Feb 2013, at 17:01, Warren Block wbl...@wonkity.com wrote: On Thu, 14 Feb 2013, Scott Bennett wrote: The confusing thing is that the kernel says it's a 3 TB device, but the utility programs say otherwise. There are more than a few SATA to USB adapters that are not capable of

Re: uname -r output values?

2012-12-22 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 21 Dec 2012, at 18:51, Fbsd8 fb...@a1poweruser.com wrote: Fleuriot Damien wrote: On Dec 21, 2012, at 2:36 PM, Fbsd8 fb...@a1poweruser.com wrote: When issuing the uname -r command what are the different values possible to expect? So far I have this list. Where X.X = major release

Re: how to configure host login account to use jail?

2012-12-22 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 23 Dec 2012, at 03:43, Fbsd8 fb...@a1poweruser.com wrote: Have jails up and running on host with ip address of 10.0.10.10 10.0.10.11 10.0.10.12 10.0.10.13 10.0.10.14 The host rc.conf has ifconfig_xl0=DHCP # nix connected to isp ifconfig_rl0=inet 10.0.10.2 #lan nic I want lan users

Re: Somewhat OT: Is Full Command Logging Possible?

2012-12-08 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 8 Dec 2012, at 03:13, Devin Teske devin.te...@fisglobal.com wrote: On Dec 7, 2012, at 5:22 PM, Paul Schmehl wrote: --On December 7, 2012 10:23:56 AM +0100 Fleuriot Damien m...@my.gd wrote: On Dec 6, 2012, at 9:20 PM, Paul Schmehl pschmehl_li...@tx.rr.com wrote: --On December 6,

Re: Somewhat OT: Is Full Command Logging Possible?

2012-12-07 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6 Dec 2012, at 20:19, Tim Daneliuk tun...@tundraware.com wrote: On 12/06/2012 12:55 PM, n j wrote: On Thu, Dec 6, 2012 at 12:47 AM, Tim Daneliuk tun...@tundraware.com wrote: ... Well ... does auditd provide a record of every command issued within a script? I was under the impression

Re: Somewhat OT: Is Full Command Logging Possible?

2012-12-05 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6 Dec 2012, at 00:19, Tim Daneliuk tun...@tundraware.com wrote: sudo chown root:wheel my_naughty_script sudo chmod 700 my_naughty script sudo ./my_naughty_script The sudo log will note that I ran the script, but not what it did. wow, way to complicate matters.

Re: Anyone using squid and pf?

2012-11-30 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 30 Nov 2012, at 08:30, Leslie Jensen les...@eskk.nu wrote: Damien Fleuriot skrev 2012-11-29 00:28: On 27 November 2012 22:01, Leslie Jensen les...@eskk.nu wrote: Well, that depends on what you want to do. If you want FTP traffic to go to ftp-proxy running on the firewall

Re: denyhosts, fail2ban, or something else?

2012-11-29 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 27 November 2012 23:25, Aleksandr Miroslav alexmiros...@gmail.com wrote: Finally got sick of seeing tons of ssh break-in attempts in my logs. Am considering using denyhosts, or fail2ban. Anyone have any experience with these? I'm already using the AllowUsers facility of ssh to only allow

Re: Anyone using squid and pf?

2012-11-28 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 27 November 2012 22:01, Leslie Jensen les...@eskk.nu wrote: Volodymyr Kostyrko skrev 2012-11-26 21:50: 26.11.2012 20:40, Leslie Jensen: Rules from pf.conf # macros ext_if=xl0 int_if=bge0 tcp_services={ 22, 993, 5910:5917 }

Re: When Is The Ports Tree Going To Be Updated?

2012-11-27 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 26 November 2012 21:15, jb jb.1234a...@gmail.com wrote: Tim Daneliuk tundra at tundraware.com writes: ... One wonders if using svn to keep the ports tree up-to-date might not be simpler, and perhaps, more reliable ... As managed by portsnap: $ du -hs /usr/ports/ 850M/usr/ports/

Re: Multi-boot Linux + FreeBSD

2012-11-24 Thread Damien Fleuriot
While no expert, I would advise against running the kernel directly. The loader allows you to boot in single user which may come handy at times. On 24 Nov 2012, at 18:08, Lucas B. Cohen l...@bnrlabs.com wrote: Hi Ralf, On 2012.11.24 17:06, Ralf Mardorf wrote: Perhaps later today I'll

Re: high performance server design approach

2012-11-13 Thread Damien Fleuriot
That's a shame, nginx is definitely a robust and fast server, it's well maintained, it's patched quickly... If you need proof of its prowess to convince your upstream managers, I'd be inclined to provide you with a diagram of our architecture for this particular project, as well as the graphs

Re: lagg interface not created at reboot ( 9.0 )

2012-11-02 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 2 Nov 2012, at 10:56, Frank Bonnet f.bon...@esiee.fr wrote: hello I use the lagg feature on a server and it seems the lagg pseudo interface is not created when the machine reboots , the server runs 9.0-p3 here is the incriminated part of the /etc/rc.conf file ifconfig_bce2=up

Re: py-bittornado gone

2012-10-26 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 26 Oct 2012, at 19:05, Artifex Maximus artife...@gmail.com wrote: Hello! py-bittornado gone and I accidentally delete with portmanager at upgrade. cfv uses and I use cfv for testing torrent so I need py-bittornado (or py-bittorrent). How can I restore that package? Bye, a How

BIND - slaving the root zone and signature expired

2012-10-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Hello list, Anyone else experienced this problem today ? We slave the root zone and have received signature expired errors. We slave the root zone like so: zone . { type slave; file /etc/namedb/slave/root.slave; masters { 192.5.5.241;//

Re: BIND - slaving the root zone and signature expired

2012-10-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 25 October 2012 18:33, Warren Block wbl...@wonkity.com wrote: On Thu, 25 Oct 2012, Damien Fleuriot wrote: Anyone else experienced this problem today ? We slave the root zone and have received signature expired errors. Found this: https://lists.dns-oarc.net/pipermail/dns-operations

Re: BIND - slaving the root zone and signature expired

2012-10-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 25 October 2012 18:55, Damien Fleuriot m...@my.gd wrote: On 25 October 2012 18:33, Warren Block wbl...@wonkity.com wrote: On Thu, 25 Oct 2012, Damien Fleuriot wrote: Anyone else experienced this problem today ? We slave the root zone and have received signature expired errors. Found

Re: 8-STABLE base BIND version number typo ?

2012-08-28 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 27 August 2012 10:11, Damien Fleuriot m...@my.gd wrote: Hello list, We're currently running Nessus PCI DSS scans on our infrastructure to eliminate known vulnerabilities and problems. The scan reports that my version of BIND is vulnerable to exploits I *know* it isn't. The problem

8-STABLE base BIND version number typo ?

2012-08-27 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Hello list, We're currently running Nessus PCI DSS scans on our infrastructure to eliminate known vulnerabilities and problems. The scan reports that my version of BIND is vulnerable to exploits I *know* it isn't. The problem, to me, seems to be with the version number as reported by named -V

Re: implications of adding root to a group

2012-08-23 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 23 Aug 2012, at 17:26, Steve O'Hara-Smith st...@sohara.org wrote: On Thu, 23 Aug 2012 07:51:10 -0700 Krims G krimskr...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, I've been looking at the /etc/group and have noticed that some groups have root included in them, for example operator. Is it not implied that

Re: FreeBSD on SSD

2012-07-28 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 28 Jul 2012, at 11:58, Erich Dollansky erichfreebsdl...@ovitrap.com wrote: Hi, On Sat, 28 Jul 2012 12:44:35 +0300 Vladimir Videscu vladimir.vide...@gmail.com wrote: Good day. I have recently bought a Seagate Momentus XT for my laptop. The specs for the drive are : RPM : 7200

Re: On-access AV scanning

2012-07-27 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7/27/12 1:47 PM, Daniel Bye wrote: On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 07:19:45AM -0400, Daniel Feenberg wrote: On Fri, 27 Jul 2012, Daniel Bye wrote: On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 12:51:04PM +0200, Wojciech Puchar wrote: Are there any current options available to support on-access antivirus scanning

Re: Security - logging of user commands

2012-07-26 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7/25/12 6:15 PM, jb wrote: Damien Fleuriot ml at my.gd writes: ... From my syslog.conf: auth.info;authpriv.info /var/log/auth.log Yet I'm seeing not a trail in /var/log/auth.log , or messages, or even in secure ... # less /var/log/auth.log Feb 22 21:13

Re: Freebsd build problem

2012-07-26 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7/26/12 12:48 PM, Venkat Duvvuru wrote: Hi, I'm unable to compile the kernel code (for that matter any kernel module also). The following is the error. My guess is that it is trying to compile the code for x86 instead of amd64 as you can a symbolic link create for x86 includes. Please

Re: Freebsd build problem

2012-07-26 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7/26/12 2:08 PM, Venkat Duvvuru wrote: Hi, Please find my repsonses in line. On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 4:57 PM, Damien Fleuriot m...@my.gd mailto:m...@my.gd wrote: On 7/26/12 12:48 PM, Venkat Duvvuru wrote: Hi, I'm unable to compile the kernel code (for that matter

Re: Support

2012-07-26 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Wow wait a sec here ... You've installed a boot loader but no the OS itself and then shut down the computer ? Have you tried booting from the CD again ? On 7/26/12 4:10 PM, Andy Recker wrote: yes i booted from a cd the fist time and i almost had it installed but then i turned my computer

Re: FreeBSD Stable production version.

2012-07-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7/25/12 1:13 PM, Marwan Sultan wrote: Hello all and Good Morning, Afternoon or evening :) I finally decided to take off my FreeBSD 7.2 server which is onlin esince 2009. I will go for a new FreeBSD version and will move out all data. My Server is mainly is a MAIL server,

Securituy - logging of user commands

2012-07-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Hello list, We're currently working towards the PCI DSS certification (Payment Card Industry) for a project at work. One of the prerequisites is that all user commands be logged. We're currently using a very bad hack that takes the last command from a user's history and sends it to a log

Re: Securituy - logging of user commands

2012-07-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
No I haven't. That's a good suggestion, I'll look into it and see if it fits the purpose :) On 7/25/12 2:04 PM, Peter Boosten wrote: Have you ever considered the audit function of FreeBSD? Peter Boosten On 25 jul. 2012, at 13:47, Damien Fleuriot m...@my.gd wrote: Hello list

Re: FreeBSD Stable production version.

2012-07-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Subject: Re: FreeBSD Stable production version. On Wed, 25 Jul 2012 13:19:53 +0200 Damien Fleuriot articulated: I'd say it's a matter of personal preference. We're mostly running 8.3 in production here. I've recently installed 9-STABLE servers to try them out and fill PRs if I get problems

Re: Securituy - logging of user commands

2012-07-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7/25/12 2:42 PM, jb wrote: Damien Fleuriot ml at my.gd writes: ... I notice it also exists on FreeBSD as /usr/ports/security/snoopy . However I face several problems with it, mainly it doesn't seem to log anything. As per the README, I have added /usr/local/lib/snoopy.so to /etc

Re: Securituy - logging of user commands

2012-07-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7/25/12 3:41 PM, Victor Sudakov wrote: Peter Boosten wrote: Have you ever considered the audit function of FreeBSD? Does it really log user commands? At best, it logs executed processes. From the handbook, it seems to be able to log executed commands and even arguments. That would

Re: Securituy - logging of user commands

2012-07-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 25 Jul 2012, at 18:15, jb jb.1234a...@gmail.com wrote: Damien Fleuriot ml at my.gd writes: ... From my syslog.conf: auth.info;authpriv.info /var/log/auth.log Yet I'm seeing not a trail in /var/log/auth.log , or messages, or even in secure ... # less

Re: Apache vs. nginx

2012-07-18 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7/17/12 4:40 PM, Paul Schmehl wrote: I'm the admin for a small hobby website (Stovebolt.com - about 7 million hits/mo). We're fixin to buy a new server, and since I have to start from scratch (install FreeBSD and all the needed ports), I'm wondering if anyone on this list has switched

Re: Messages not reaching the lists

2012-06-29 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/29/12 6:40 AM, Conrad J. Sabatier wrote: Lately I've been noticing that almost without fail, any messages I send to the FreeBSD mailing lists never actually appear on the list. Just wondering if maybe my ISP (cox.net) has been flagged as a known spam source, or what? This is very

Re: portupgrade -- is there a way to only build and update ports that actually NEED it?

2012-06-25 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/25/12 9:53 AM, Dan Mahoney, System Admin wrote: Hey there, I'm presently in the process of trying to do a portupgrade from rt-3.8.8 to 3.8.13. By all estimations, this is a minor bump. Already, I've encountered several annoyances due to ABI changes, such as the libtool2.4 fun.

Re: question about prblem with raid 1 for freeBSD

2012-06-22 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/22/12 11:11 AM, dude golden wrote: HI there, hope my email find you well, i recently order a server with below configuration INTEL 1x Quad-Core i5-2500 3.3GHz, 6M Cache 16GB DDR3 2x 500GB SATAII then ask from my COLOCATION to install FreeBSD 8.2 or 8.3 with RAID 1, after

Re: Intel X520-DA2 Supported in stable/8?

2012-06-22 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 22 Jun 2012, at 22:02, Rick Miller vmil...@hostileadmin.com wrote: On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 3:54 PM, Andrew Boyer abo...@averesystems.com wrote: The ixgbe driver creates devices named ix0, etc. I believe you need to run 'ifconfig ix0 up' before it will attempt to get link. Thanks for

Re: apache PHP suhosin load

2012-06-21 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 21 Jun 2012, at 08:34, n dhert ndhert...@gmail.com wrote: On FreeBSD 8.3 I have apache22 web server with PHP. PHP is PHP52 for compatibility with existing applications, but the most recent version in the php52 branch $ php --version PHP 5.2.17 with Suhosin-Patch 0.9.7 (cli) (built: May

Re: seems i cannot fully understand {/,/usr/local/}/etc/rc.d/*

2012-06-20 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/20/12 11:09 AM, Matthew Seaman wrote: On 20/06/2012 09:51, Wojciech Puchar wrote: Create a new file in /usr/local/etc/rc.d/precedence with the following contents: #!/bin/sh # # Persuade vboxheadless to start before samba. # PROVIDE: precedence # REQUIRE: vboxheadless # BEFORE:

rm returns 0 although directory didn't exist and wasn't deleted ?

2012-06-19 Thread Damien Fleuriot
I've stumbled upon this *so weird* behaviour. # ls -la /var/tmp/stunnel/ ls: /var/tmp/stunnel/: No such file or directory # rm -Rf /var/tmp/stunnel/ # echo $? 0

Re: rm returns 0 although directory didn't exist and wasn't deleted ?

2012-06-19 Thread Damien Fleuriot
). On Tue, Jun 19, 2012 at 3:37 PM, Damien Fleuriot m...@my.gd wrote: I've stumbled upon this *so weird* behaviour. # ls -la /var/tmp/stunnel/ ls: /var/tmp/stunnel/: No such file or directory # rm -Rf /var/tmp/stunnel

Re: Trigger action on link state change

2012-06-15 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/15/12 12:32 PM, Michael Ross wrote: Hi all, i was wondering if there is any ready-made method to trigger an action as soon as a link changes state. Along the lines of onifdown_em0=/run/this/script in rc.conf Background: Discussing physical data security with a client

rc.conf ifconfig ipv6 address fails at boot

2012-06-12 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Hello questions, I can't figure out what I'm doing wrong here. Trying to get a static IPv6 on a server at boot time from rc.conf, and that fails. Notice I haven't set ipv6_network_interfaces , so it defaults to auto. = ipv6_enable=YES ipv6_defaultrouter=2a01:e35:2f1b:e2a0::1 # VLAN 99 =

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-09 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 9 Jun 2012, at 18:48, Chad Perrin per...@apotheon.com wrote: On Wed, Jun 06, 2012 at 11:42:37PM +0200, Damien Fleuriot wrote: On 6 Jun 2012, at 21:52, Dave U. Random anonym...@anonymitaet-im-inter.net wrote: Polytropon free...@edvax.de wrote: On Wed, 06 Jun 2012 11:47:11 +0100

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-07 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 7 Jun 2012, at 01:54, Robert Bonomi bon...@mail.r-bonomi.com wrote: From owner-freebsd-questi...@freebsd.org Wed Jun 6 18:13:09 2012 Date: Thu, 07 Jun 2012 00:09:54 +0100 From: Bruce Cran br...@cran.org.uk To: Robert Bonomi bon...@mail.r-bonomi.com Cc: freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-07 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/6/12 9:43 PM, Daniel Feenberg wrote: On Wed, 6 Jun 2012, Damien Fleuriot wrote: On 6/6/12 6:45 PM, Daniel Feenberg wrote: On Wed, 6 Jun 2012, Julian H. Stacey wrote: I do wonder about that. What incentive does the possesor of a signing key have to keep it secret? Contract

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?]

2012-06-07 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/5/12 10:19 PM, Colin Barnabas wrote: On Tue, Jun 05, 2012 at 11:19:26AM -0700, Kurt Buff wrote: UEFI considerations drive Fedora to pay MSFT to sign their kernel binaries http://cwonline.computerworld.com/t/8035515/1292406/565573/0/ This would seem to make compiling from source

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?]

2012-06-07 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/6/12 9:55 PM, Robert Simmons wrote: On Wed, Jun 6, 2012 at 3:05 PM, Jerry je...@seibercom.net wrote: On Wed, 06 Jun 2012 12:49:53 -0400 Daniel Staal articulated: On 2012-06-05 17:20, Jerry wrote: The question that I have not seen answered in this thread is what FreeBSD intents to

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-07 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/7/12 3:43 PM, Nomen Nescio wrote: But my point is that MS doesn't issue the updates, they have to ask the BIOS vendors to do so, and then the MB vendors have to take the update, and then the users have to install the update. The incentive at each level is generally very small. It does

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/6/12 1:36 PM, Jerry wrote: On Wed, 06 Jun 2012 11:47:11 +0100 Matthew Seaman articulated: On 06/06/2012 11:24, Jerry wrote: I think you are in error there Matthew. From what I have read The $99 goes to Verisign, not Microsoft - further once paid you can sign as many binaries as you

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/6/12 9:32 AM, Matthew Seaman wrote: On 05/06/2012 23:10, Jerry wrote: I thought this URL http://mjg59.dreamwidth.org/12368.html also shown above, answered that question. Signing bootloaders and kernels etc. seems superficially like a good idea to me. However, instant reaction is

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/6/12 1:19 PM, Daniel Feenberg wrote: On Wed, 6 Jun 2012, Matthew Seaman wrote: On 05/06/2012 23:10, Jerry wrote: I thought this URL http://mjg59.dreamwidth.org/12368.html also shown above, answered that question. Signing bootloaders and kernels etc. seems superficially like a

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/5/12 9:12 PM, Gökşin Akdeniz wrote: UEFI considerations drive Fedora to pay MSFT to sign their kernel binaries http://cwonline.computerworld.com/t/8035515/1292406/565573/0/ That's restriction is only for ARM devices which have a label that says Desgined for Windows8. In other words

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/6/12 1:57 AM, Chris Hill wrote: On Tue, 5 Jun 2012, G?k?in Akdeniz wrote: For the time being only ARM platform is restricted. True, but I would be astonished if this restriction were not expanded by MS in the future. Just my opinion, but I believe their ultimate goal is to add

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/6/12 6:45 PM, Daniel Feenberg wrote: On Wed, 6 Jun 2012, Julian H. Stacey wrote: I do wonder about that. What incentive does the possesor of a signing key have to keep it secret? Contract penalty clause maybe ? Lawyers ? A limited-liability company with no assets is

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/6/12 7:23 PM, Robert Bonomi wrote: Julian H. Stacey j...@berklix.com wrote: I do wonder about that. What incentive does the possesor of a signing key have to keep it secret? Contract penalty clause maybe ? Lawyers ? Contract with _whom_? The party you pay money to -- Verisign --

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6 Jun 2012, at 21:52, Dave U. Random anonym...@anonymitaet-im-inter.net wrote: Polytropon free...@edvax.de wrote: On Wed, 06 Jun 2012 11:47:11 +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote: Having to pay Verisign instead of Microsoft makes no difference: the point is why should I have to pay anything to

Re: FreeBSD ports patch count

2012-06-01 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 6/1/12 9:49 AM, Brent Clark wrote: Hiya I would just like to ask / know. Did anything weird or wonderful happen on the FreeBSD ports. To show you what I mean. [root@torry /usr/home/bclark]# portaudit -F -a; portsnap fetch update; pkg_version -vIL=; freebsd-update fetch install

Re: Anyone using freebsd ZFS for large storage servers?

2012-05-31 Thread Damien Fleuriot
As a side note and in case you were considering, I strongly advise against Linux + fuse ZFS. On 31 May 2012, at 18:05, Oscar Hodgson oscar.hodg...@gmail.com wrote: That helps. Thank you. This is an academic departmental instructional / research environment. We had a great relationship

Re: How to use an external USB3.0 drive with 4k sectors?

2012-05-31 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 31 May 2012, at 17:57, Jens Schweikhardt schwe...@schweikhardt.net wrote: hello, world\n so I decided to try two HW technology advancements in one go. I have a brand new shiny 1TB USB3.0 external disk, that when plugged to an USB2(two!) reports da5 at umass-sim2 bus 2 scbus6

Re: kldxref: /boot/kernel/kernel: too many sections

2012-05-26 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 26 May 2012, at 13:41, Martin Laabs mailingli...@martinlaabs.de wrote: Hello, while updating my system I got the following error message while make installworld: === syscons/green (install) install -o root -g wheel -m 555 green_saver.ko /boot/kernel install -o root -g wheel -m

Re: why I am upset

2012-05-26 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 26 May 2012, at 03:12, ajtiM lum...@gmail.com wrote: Why I am upset but not just me? I am running KDE 4.8 from January on my Linux computer. Now is almost June and we got KDE 4.8 on FreeBSD too. 5 months testing and it works? No. The modern OS for the desktop computer doesn;t

Re: freebsd-update not updating reported patchlevel

2012-05-04 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 4 May 2012, at 16:45, Polytropon free...@edvax.de wrote: On Fri, 4 May 2012 04:14:05 -0500 (CDT), Robert Bonomi wrote: What is required is a differentation between the _kernel_ revision level, and the patchlevel of the entire base system. Store the kernel revision level -in- the kernel.

Re: Re[4]: Problem with vlans on igb (was: fsck problem FreeBSD 8.3)

2012-04-19 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Well, you see me glad that this fixes your problems. You might want to see with Jack Vogel who maintains the Intel drivers, if you can track down the issue and perhaps even find a fix for it. Taking the liberty of CCing you Jack. 2012/4/18 Eugen Konkov kes-...@yandex.ru: Hi, Damien. With

Re: Problem with vlans on igb (was: fsck problem FreeBSD 8.3)

2012-04-12 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Try disabling hardware VLAN tagging like so, I know we had problems a few years back with it. in /etc/rc.conf : ifconfig_igb2= -vlanhwtag -tso -lro up 2012/4/11 KES kes-...@yandex.ua: Пересылаемое сообщение   11.04.2012, 13:14, KES kes-...@yandex.ua: 10.04.2012, 08:50, Da

Re: Re[2]: Problem with vlans on igb (was: fsck problem FreeBSD 8.3)

2012-04-12 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Yes, I suggest you try with -vlanhwtag as well. If that stops your unwanted reboots, you may want to remove it and see if the situation changes. 2012/4/12 Коньков Евгений kes-...@yandex.ru: Now i350 is configured as: /etc/rc.conf ## TCP/IP ifconfig_igb0=-rxcsum -txcsum -lro -tso up

Re: LAGG bug or misconfiguration???

2012-03-16 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Sorry top posting from phone. Show your switch's port configurations. We're using VLAN tagging over lagg failover interfaces at work and I have already tried the tests you described, to much better results. We're also running 8.2 so the only thing that seems to differ between us is the

Re: LAGG bug or misconfiguration???

2012-03-16 Thread Damien Fleuriot
-aggregation.html Cisco® Fast EtherChannel® Cisco Fast EtherChannel (FEC), is a static setup and does not negotiate aggregation with the peer or exchange frames to monitor the link. If the switch supports LACP then that should be used instead. On Fri, 2012-03-16 at 10:45 +0100, Damien Fleuriot

Re: LAGG bug or misconfiguration???

2012-03-16 Thread Damien Fleuriot
/12 5:31 PM, Snoop wrote: That's the STP configuration on my two switch ports: spanning-tree portfast spanning-tree bpduguard enable On Fri, 2012-03-16 at 12:10 +0100, Damien Fleuriot wrote: You're not looking for FEC or ethechannel or 802.3ad at all. What you're looking

Re: apache22 + mod_fastcgi

2012-03-10 Thread Damien Fleuriot
/2.2.21 OpenSSL/0.9.8q DAV/2 mod_python/3.3.1 Python/2.7.2 mod_fastcgi/2.4.6 Last-Modified: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 02:10:09 GMT ETag: 97c8ef-11-4b99824b74240 Accept-Ranges: bytes Content-Length: 17 Content-Type: application/x-httpd-php mbp:~ alexus$ On Fri, Mar 9, 2012 at 7:24 PM, Damien

Re: Fwd: Some questions about Link Aggregation and Failover

2012-03-09 Thread Damien Fleuriot
. It will *NOT* use *BOTH* links for a single source ip - destination ip pair. On 3/9/12 2:15 AM, bo wang wrote: Hi. Maybe you can't understand me. I mean that how can I do Link Aggregation for increasing the top speed between two server and a switch. 2012/3/8 Damien Fleuriot m...@my.gd: From your

Re: apache22 + mod_fastcgi

2012-03-09 Thread Damien Fleuriot
I think you're naming your module incorrectly. First, try just setting the handler in your vhost w/o the ifmodule stuff. If that works, you know where you've gone wrong. On 9 Mar 2012, at 21:12, alexus ale...@gmail.com wrote: i'd like to follow up with this question if possible On Wed, Mar

Re: Fwd: Some questions about Link Aggregation and Failover

2012-03-08 Thread Damien Fleuriot
From your switch, run the following tests: core1.drt.hi-media#test etherchannel load-balance interface port-channel 2 ip 1.2.3.4 5.6.7.8 Would select Gi1/1/1 of Po2 core1.drt.hi-media#test etherchannel load-balance interface port-channel 2 ip 1.2.3.4 5.6.7.9 Would select Gi2/1/1 of Po2

Re: Some questions about Link Aggregation and Failover

2012-03-07 Thread Damien Fleuriot
Sorry top post, not so smartphone. Do this on your c3750, in privileged mode: Show ether 1 sum On 7 Mar 2012, at 05:41, bo wang wowo...@gmail.com wrote: Hello: Recently I want to do Link Aggregation for increasing the speed. I use a Cisco 3750 Switche and two IBM Server R with

Re: Is it worthy upgrading to 9.0 ?

2012-03-07 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 3/6/12 12:30 PM, krad wrote: apart from a major bump in the version of pf. Still the old syntax though, what I'm eager for is 10.0 with the upgrade to 4.8 openbsd PF. ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: Is it worthy upgrading to 9.0 ?

2012-03-06 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 3/6/12 7:01 AM, Allen wrote: On 2/28/2012 3:03 AM, Damien Fleuriot wrote: This is an entirely subjective question and one that only you can answer. For example, given the number of problem reports I'm seeing on the lists, I'm going to stick with the 8-STABLE branch for still a long time

Re: Delete files let FreeBSD crashes.

2012-03-03 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 3 Mar 2012, at 16:37, Conrad J. Sabatier conr...@cox.net wrote: On Wed, 29 Feb 2012 09:24:55 +0800 netroby hufeng1...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks . I had resolved the problem : 1. restart FreeBSD to single user mode. 2. umount all device then run fsck -f 3. after finished the fsck,

Re: request a quote

2012-02-29 Thread Damien Fleuriot
5-star rating this gem right now. This does, however, raise an interesting question. Do you guys know of any company whose business model is freebsd support and engineering ? Like, a la RHEL or SLES. Excluding dedicated servers rental, since they don't actually provide the real support.

Re: request a quote

2012-02-29 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 2/29/12 10:58 AM, Matthew Seaman wrote: On 29/02/2012 09:23, Damien Fleuriot wrote: This does, however, raise an interesting question. Do you guys know of any company whose business model is freebsd support and engineering ? Like, a la RHEL or SLES. None that I know of. People have

Re: Is it worthy upgrading to 9.0 ?

2012-02-28 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 2/28/12 1:52 AM, sw2wolf wrote: uname -a FreeBSD mybsd.zsoft.com 8.2-RELEASE FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE #3: Fri Sep 30 15:23:56 CST 2011 r...@mybsd.zsoft.com:/media/G/usr/obj/media/G/usr/src/sys/MYKERNEL i386 I am using 8.2 for a long time. And it works VERY well. Any suggestion is

Re: Delete files let FreeBSD crashes.

2012-02-28 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 2/28/12 8:11 AM, netroby wrote: i installed freebsd 9 on virtualbox, when i try to delete a directory with following command: rm -rf ./zf2 the system will halt , then restart. i had using fsck -y to check the filesystem, but seems not work. following the output: *** HALT ***

Re: Is it worthy upgrading to 9.0 ?

2012-02-28 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 2/28/12 2:14 PM, Stas Verberkt wrote: On Tue, Feb 28, 2012 at 05:21:35PM +0700, Erich Dollansky wrote: I cannot tell how often I have said this already. I stay with the even branches until the next even branch comes out. Currently, the machine here runs 8.3 and will stick to 8 until 10.0

Re: Cloning a FreeBSD system

2012-02-27 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 2/27/12 5:54 PM, Stephen Cook wrote: Hello all! I'm relatively new to FreeBSD but I'm enjoying it so far. I have FreeBSD 9.0 installed as a VirtualBox guest, and I plan on cloning it repeatedly to set up a fake network for me to toy with (e.g. setting up clusters of replicated

Re: Cloning a FreeBSD system

2012-02-27 Thread Damien Fleuriot
On 2/27/12 7:05 PM, Adam Vande More wrote: On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 10:54 AM, Stephen Cook scli...@gmail.com wrote: 3) Create new SSH keys 3a) For host keys, I can delete the existing ones in /etc/ssh/ and reboot, is there a better way? ssh-keygen(1) is the typical method. Or just

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