Re: munin related

2013-10-07 Thread Dan Nelson
any  idea what can cause this? The ports are up to date. Do you have nscd caching enabled? It sometimes doesn't realize immediately that users/groups have been added to the system. Try restarting nscd, or disabling it temporarily while you install. -- Dan Nelson dnel

Re: test if script called by cron

2013-09-16 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: Geom Multipath

2013-09-13 Thread Dan Nelson
device that will be forgotten on reboot, or gmultipath label, which writes a metadata block to the end of your disk. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: UUID in fstab.

2013-08-26 Thread Dan Nelson
corresponds to which partition (ufs or swap or boot) (I used glabel status and after some trial and error I found them) edited the fstab accordingly and everything is working now .. gpart list will show detailed info for each provider, including the uuid for each GPT partition. -- Dan

Re: Archiving a log file

2013-08-03 Thread Dan Nelson
logged data. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: TRIM on ZFS mirror

2013-08-02 Thread Dan Nelson
mirrors, it'll work on that, too, since gmirror forwards BIO_DELETE requests to its components. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

Re: TRIM and changing mount options

2013-07-24 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Jul 23), aurfalien said: On Jul 23, 2013, at 7:55 PM, Dan Nelson wrote: In the last episode (Jul 23), aurfalien said: At any rate, could some one; a) Explain how I am loading my file system as I'm used to fstab? b) How to run tunefs on my zroot c) How

Re: TRIM and changing mount options

2013-07-23 Thread Dan Nelson
increments and .unsupported (or .failed) doesn't, then you know that it's working. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe

Re: How to get file from nfs id

2013-07-11 Thread Dan Nelson
start up wireshark and capture the same packets (or open a capture file created by tcpdump), the inode is stored in the nfs-obj_attributes-attributes-fileid field. You can then use find / -inum 12345 to locate that inode on disk. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: showing CAPSLOCK state on display

2013-06-20 Thread Dan Nelson
for CapsLock, NumLock and ScrollLock But don't look at the dependency lists, they're terrible. :-) xkbvleds and xkbwatch might also do what you want, with no extra dependencies apart from X itself. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: apply /etc/ttys changes on system

2013-06-19 Thread Dan Nelson
in the ttys(5) file without a reboot by sending the signal SIGHUP to init with the command ``kill -HUP 1''. On receipt of this signal, init re-reads the ttys(5) file. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions

Re: ZFS: raid VS copies=n

2013-06-07 Thread Dan Nelson
/zfs_copies_and_data_protection -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: check variable content size in sh script

2013-05-16 Thread Dan Nelson
can then use $FOOLEN in a conditional. Much better way: FOO=Some string you want to check length of FOOLEN=${#FOO} -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: question on manpages/hier(7)

2013-05-09 Thread Dan Nelson
/man/man?/ , so I'd say /usr/local/man/ is the correct location :) -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any

Re: Copying memstick image to a USB (flash/thumb) drive

2013-03-27 Thread Dan Nelson
=64k would be much faster when writing to cheap flash devices like USB sticks since they don't have a write cache and individual writes are slowish. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: Upgrade from 6.4 to 9.1?

2013-03-16 Thread Dan Nelson
) - 9 doing buildkernels and buildworlds, or just do a binary upgrade of kernel and base system to 9.1. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

Re: NTFS 4 Terabyte drive problems on FreeBSD?

2013-02-12 Thread Dan Nelson
exists, and if there is a work-around? I only need READ access to this drive. You can try the sysutils/fusefs-ntfs port; the ntfs code in the base system hasn't had much work done on it lately. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: sh script code to get file size.

2013-01-18 Thread Dan Nelson
how to parse out to the position in the output of that ls -lh command to pickup the file size value. Is there some other way to do this? For a single file, you can get the exact filesize with stat -f %z filename. For the human-friendly version, du -hA will work. -- Dan Nelson

Re: OT: What Might Break getbostbyname() ?

2013-01-16 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: assigning values to variables in the background

2013-01-15 Thread Dan Nelson
$a This works, but now you have both lines of info in a single variable, and it may be more work to split the lines back out (also note that you can't predict which line will be first). If you want to stick with shell, either zsh or bash would make short work of parsing this. -- Dan Nelson

Re: update to SASL breaks sendmail

2013-01-05 Thread Dan Nelson
packages. This isn't sendmail or sasl-specific; it's standard procedure when you upgrade any port that installs shlibs that other ports depend on. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: update to SASL breaks sendmail

2013-01-05 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Jan 05), Robert Huff said: On 1/5/2013 8:30 PM, Dan Nelson wrote: In the last episode (Jan 05), Robert Huff said: This morning I updated cyrus-sasl to the latest version, which bumps the library version from .2 to ,3. This appears to break sendmail in at least

Re: what replaces javaws? using icedtea-web and openjdk6.

2012-12-06 Thread Dan Nelson
. The script uses bash-isms (array syntax specifically). Just run itweb-javaws jviewer.jnlp. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

Re: redirect incoming telnet to com port

2012-12-03 Thread Dan Nelson
), to a RFC-2217 interface that gives you full low-level control over a remote serial port (sredird), to a managed system like with optional encryption and per-user access control (conserver). -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd

Re: SSD for FreeBSD NAS device

2012-11-20 Thread Dan Nelson
as an option, think of it as a requirement. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions

Re: Issues with smartd starting up at boot time - delays sever start?

2012-11-13 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: harware compatibility queustion

2012-08-23 Thread Dan Nelson
. Alternatively, can anybody recommend an inexpensive 4-port (or more) SATA controller card that is known to work with FreeBSD? -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: firefox png

2012-08-22 Thread Dan Nelson
then. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Disk Errors

2012-07-24 Thread Dan Nelson
could either say for sure its hardware, or if something else could possibly cause this. I don't suspect the controller, cable or dock as the problems would likely occur with the western Digital drives as well if one of them were involved. -- Dan Nelson dnel

Re: Proper Port Forwarding

2012-06-06 Thread Dan Nelson
may be too small. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Possible /bin/sh Bug?

2012-06-05 Thread Dan Nelson
. The echo command understands the following character escapes: -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

Re: Anyone using freebsd ZFS for large storage servers?

2012-06-01 Thread Dan Nelson
of all metadata, so the chances of actually losing a directory block are extremely remote. On mirrored or RAIDZ pools, you have at least four copies of all metadata. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

Re: Performance of Geli compared to Luks

2012-03-25 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: NFS locking and linux NFS server

2012-03-25 Thread Dan Nelson
, rpc_statd_enable=YES and rpc_lockd_enable=YES)? Make sure that rpcinfo localhost and rpcinfo otherhost both show nlockmgr and status services. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: Mapping back gptid - device

2012-02-25 Thread Dan Nelson
instead, and look at the rawuuid field. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: How much space do I need on / for a 7.4 to 8 stable upgrade?

2012-02-22 Thread Dan Nelson
but that can't be right. All the files in /rescue is hardlinked to each other, so they only consume 4MB total. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

Re: Asymmetric NFS Performance

2012-02-08 Thread Dan Nelson
thought everything was written. If you are serving ZFS filesystems, stick an SSD in the server and point the ZFS intent log at it: zpool add mypool log da3. 8GB of ZIL is more than enough, but it needs to be fast, so no sticking a $10 thumb drive in and expecting any improvement :) -- Dan

Re: setuid directories - or other option?

2012-02-05 Thread Dan Nelson
, regardless of the regular owner/group/umask settings. Also, make sure that the zfs aclmode and aclinherit properities on the filessytem are set to something other than discard. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions

Re: setuid directories - or other option?

2012-02-05 Thread Dan Nelson
, regardless of the regular owner/group/umask settings. Also, make sure that the zfs aclmode and aclinherit properities on the filessytem are set to something other than discard. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions

Re: Identifying at jobs

2012-02-01 Thread Dan Nelson
to standard output. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: Network throughput

2012-01-11 Thread Dan Nelson
, but that's it. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: little things

2012-01-11 Thread Dan Nelson
to poll them with snmp. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: Exact timestamp for sorting and renaming files according to creation order

2012-01-03 Thread Dan Nelson
how to precisely determine the order files have been created? -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail

Re: Exact timestamp for sorting and renaming files according to creation order

2012-01-03 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Jan 03), Polytropon said: On Tue, 3 Jan 2012 14:49:02 -0600, Dan Nelson wrote: If you ask for the date to be printed in float (F) format, it gives more precision. The default is unsigned int (U) format. % stat -f %N %FB /COPYRIGHT /COPYRIGHT 1306190895.046721049

Re: why newline scape sequence does not work in Freebsd's bash

2011-12-30 Thread Dan Nelson
as provided by the echo utility. See also the APPLICATION USAGE section of echo for ways to use printf as a replacement for all of the traditional versions of the echo utility. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: What's wrong with this code?

2011-12-12 Thread Dan Nelson
, and run make obj make clean make depend make make install in that directory ) Any ideas what the problem was? -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: restore(8) to UFS on USB key: terrible slow

2011-12-08 Thread Dan Nelson
to create a block device (backed by either swap or a file on your hard drive) the same size as your flash drive, newfs and restore to that, then umount the filesystem and dd the raw image directly to your flash drive. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: Command which does not work anymore?

2011-12-05 Thread Dan Nelson
blocksize (8k or 4k), or use a buffering program like ports/misc/team or misc/buffer just in front of your dd command, so that dd always sees block-sized writes from its stdin stream. If that command worked in 8.2, it was just by accident. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: How to persist tape configuration

2011-11-11 Thread Dan Nelson
come up with anything. An rc.d script is probably your best bet. You might be able to do it with a devd.conf entry, too. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: idletime in login.conf

2011-10-31 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: came error from nc

2011-10-31 Thread Dan Nelson
install /usr/ports/net/netcat and use that command, it should work: netcat -l -p 12345 -e /usr/local/bin/bash -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: top: how to obtain which process take CPU time

2011-10-01 Thread Dan Nelson
/accounting start), you can run the lastcomm command to see a log of every process that has exited and its CPU usage. It won't really tell you any more than you are running Cacti and monitoring a lot of devices :) -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: Overwrite bsd tar

2011-09-23 Thread Dan Nelson
it could get fixed quickly given a sample tarfile. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd

Re: Segmentation fault, _malloc_prefork () - debugging help needed

2011-09-19 Thread Dan Nelson
/release/8.2.0, or base/stable/7 or base/head, depending on which version you want; you can browse the branches at http://svnweb.freebsd.org/base/ before you checkout anything) -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions

Re: Accounting disabled/enabled messages

2011-09-05 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: nss-3.12.11.with.ckbi.1.87.tar.gz: File unavailable (e.g., file not found, no access)

2011-09-05 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: wpa_cli issues

2011-08-19 Thread Dan Nelson
, according to the manpage. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: dtrace function arguments

2011-08-15 Thread Dan Nelson
is defined. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Group permissions are broken?

2011-08-15 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: listing ZFS pool name in fixit mode

2011-08-05 Thread Dan Nelson
of fixing this problem. zpool import with no pool name will list all the pools available to import. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

Re: gmake[4]: *** [Gdk-2.0.gir] Error 127 = updating gtk to latest on ports

2011-08-04 Thread Dan Nelson
-ir-scanner: not found g-ir-scanner is a python script. I bet the interpreter path on the first line of that file no longer points to a valid python executable. Have you converted python versions recently and forgot to rebuild all ports depending on it? -- Dan Nelson dnel

Re: larger disk for a zfs pool

2011-08-01 Thread Dan Nelson
=on attribute set. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: devel/libnotify: Error: shared library notify.1 does not exist

2011-07-25 Thread Dan Nelson
are libnotify-0.5.2 and firefox-5.0,1)? Do you have a /usr/local/lib/libnotify.so.1 file? If not, try reinstalling the libnotify port. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: high performance open source DHCP solution?

2011-07-19 Thread Dan Nelson
second sounds like pretty good performance, but you haven't given any info about your setup either. Are you disk bound or CPU bound at this point? -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: Am I Missing A Compat Library?

2011-07-18 Thread Dan Nelson
simpler ... BTW, Both portupgrade and portmaster (with the -w flag) will copy old shared libraries to /usr/local/lib/compat/pkg/ during an upgrade, so that programs linked to them will still run. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: how to force a hard reboot remotely

2011-07-16 Thread Dan Nelson
the system remotely even if the OS is hung. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions

Re: IPFW Firewall NAT inbound port-redirect

2011-07-12 Thread Dan Nelson
is described in the natd manpage: redirect_port proto targetIP:targetPORT[-targetPORT] [aliasIP:]aliasPORT[-aliasPORT] [remoteIP[:remotePORT[-remotePORT]]] -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: IPFW Firewall NAT inbound port-redirect

2011-07-12 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Jul 12), Michael Sierchio said: On Tue, Jul 12, 2011 at 9:03 AM, Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com wrote: In the last episode (Jul 12), Michael Sierchio said: Is there a way of specifying a particular public address if there is more than one bound to the external

Re: import users from LDAP to local password file (pwd.db)

2011-07-08 Thread Dan Nelson
between them, and configure your client's ldap.conf to use all of them (or use carp or some other IP management app to provide a single always-up IP address). -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing

Re: PID 11 using 400% CPU

2011-07-05 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Jul 05), manish jain said: On 30 June 2011 10:26, Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com wrote: In the last episode (Jun 30), Manish Jain said: I have a strange problem with my 8.1 box. After booting, the hard disk goes into a full-speed never-ending spin

Re: PID 11 using 400% CPU

2011-06-29 Thread Dan Nelson
. If you want to reduce it's CPU use, run other CPU-intensive processes :) BTW, Windows has the same thing if you look at task manager; it's called System Idle Process there. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions

Re: Performance of a USB ZIL for ZFS

2011-06-26 Thread Dan Nelson
is just a write log. Everything that gets written to it will get flushed to disk when zfs writes the next transaction group. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: pkg-config --cflags glib-2.0 gives wrong -I dir

2011-06-25 Thread Dan Nelson
is in /usr/local/include/glib-2.0/ along with all the other headers (headers don't belong in /lib/ anyway). Try putting the attached patch into the files directory of the glib20 port. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com No headers are installed into ${libdir}/glib-2.0/include

Re: License for console fonts

2011-05-09 Thread Dan Nelson
was copied from the 8x16 font, but at 8x8 there really isn't much personalization you can do, apart from decide serifs, or not? :) -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: ZFS Striping and Optimizing Capabilities

2011-04-10 Thread Dan Nelson
, or zpool export/import them into new pools if you want good distribution over all disks. There have been hints for the last few years of a bp rewite feature appearing, but it has never materialized. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: Place to install library of shell functions

2011-04-05 Thread Dan Nelson
install paths in their makefile (tcl probably), or their scripts aren't meant to be called directly (firefox). -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: how to enable NCQ on Intel ESB2 AHCI SATA controller/ST31000340NS

2011-03-23 Thread Dan Nelson
, there is a quirk AHCI_Q_NONCQ that disables NCQ, but it it only used for VIA VT8251 chips. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe

Re: User authentication on Linux with FreeBSD OpenLDAP backend fails: pam_ldap: error trying to bind as user/Failed password for

2011-03-18 Thread Dan Nelson
the line ssl on) and see if that works. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions

Re: booting a kernel directly from stage 1/2

2011-02-20 Thread Dan Nelson
think that's been possible for a long time. /boot/loader shouldn't add more than a fraction of a second if you set its timeout to 0. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: Can RAID driver be loaded from loader.conf?

2011-02-09 Thread Dan Nelson
modules listed in loader.conf, so if it can load the kernel, it should be able to load the modules too. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: top: where to find process state descriptions (i.e. STATE usem)?

2011-02-07 Thread Dan Nelson
sounds like maybe a semaphore operation? A quick grep of the kernel doesn't show any strings starting with usem, though. Maybe if you run procstat -k pid on one of those processes you can narrow down what part of the kernel it's waiting in. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: Debian GNU/kFreeBSD

2011-02-06 Thread Dan Nelson
about? What will be consequences for FreeBSD? Will a lot of FreeBSD users move to that distribution? I expect Debian users will try GNU/kFreeBSD and like it so much they wtill switch to full FreeBSD. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: serial config handbook: /boot.conf or /boot.config

2011-02-01 Thread Dan Nelson
have -D in /boot.config on my SOL-enabled Dell 1950, which allows for both serial and keyboard input during the boot process. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: FreeBSD 9/ZFS: Striped Pool (2 disks) migrating to mirror (onto additional disk)

2011-01-26 Thread Dan Nelson
mirrored vdevs in the pool. Performance probably won't be as good as a real mirror, though, since zfs doesn't know that two of its physical disks share a spindle. Original: pool1 da0 da1 New: pool1 mirror da0 da2p1 mirror da1 da2p2 -- Dan Nelson dnel

Re: FreeBSD 9/ZFS: Striped Pool (2 disks) migrating to mirror (onto additional disk)

2011-01-26 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Jan 26), Christer Solskogen said: On Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 8:58 PM, Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com wrote: In the last episode (Jan 26), Christer Solskogen said: On Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 9:42 AM, O. Hartmann wrote: My question is: is it possible to migrate the two

Re: FreeBSD 9/ZFS: Striped Pool (2 disks) migrating to mirror (onto additional disk)

2011-01-26 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Jan 26), Christer Solskogen said: On Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 9:42 PM, Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com wrote: ZFS lets you add and detach mirrors on the fly, since you're not changing the capacity of the pool itself.  Sure, you're going to lose the contents of the large

Re: How to adjust man page line length

2011-01-17 Thread Dan Nelson
or the physical TTY. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Can one Download Old Packages?

2011-01-10 Thread Dan Nelson
has been managed by the devfs virtual filesystem driver since FreeBSD 5 (maybe even before that), so a reboot should repopulate /dev with the correct data. There shouldn't be anything that rsync would be able to sync. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: Cannot build openjdk6 on Fbsd 8.1

2011-01-09 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: Configuring BCE Interrupt Coalescing on 8.1-RELEASE

2011-01-06 Thread Dan Nelson
/bce/if_bce.c?v=FREEBSD81#L1012 -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: snmp cpu

2010-11-30 Thread Dan Nelson
67.519.9 0.7 0.3 4.0 79.316.0 0.3 -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe

Re: trying to sysctl(3) a char value

2010-11-24 Thread Dan Nelson
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Re: Got an error: Unknown option DDB_CTF

2010-11-22 Thread Dan Nelson
on FreeBSD 8.1 after installing the misc/compat6x package. Backwards binary compatibility support is very good. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: Got an error: Unknown option DDB_CTF

2010-11-22 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Nov 22), Weihang Wang said: On Nov 22, 2010, at 12:08 PM, Dan Nelson wrote: In the last episode (Nov 22), Weihang Wang said: I am a totally newbie to FreeBSD. I am building a custom kernel based on FreeBSD 6.0 kernel (I have to use this version cause I need to run

Re: a question regarding proper printf(3) formating and alignment

2010-11-17 Thread Dan Nelson
/usr/bin/find doing this dynamically by expanding columns as it saw values that were larger than the previous max, but apparently not (I just tested it). -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: a question regarding proper printf(3) formating and alignment

2010-11-17 Thread Dan Nelson
-balancing, but every time I try to make it do what I want, I fail. -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail

Re: top different output

2010-11-13 Thread Dan Nelson
144K WAIT 624.2H 2.39% intr with H: 12 root -32- 0K 144K WAIT 377.9H 2.78% {swi4: clock} 12 root -68- 0K 144K WAIT 245.9H 0.39% {irq22: fxp1} -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: system utilities job

2010-11-13 Thread Dan Nelson
30 dtbuf3 totfr 12744 re0 266 vmstat shows the average rate since boot. systat shows the average rate over the last sampling period (5 seconds by default). -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com

Re: how to overwrite the content of a file

2010-11-11 Thread Dan Nelson
but dd(1) opens the file with O_RDWR|O_CREAT|O_TRUNC which for sure will give away the old blocks and adquire new blocks. Any idea? conv=notrunc (note that this will only help with ufs; zfs is always copy-on-write, so newly-written data never overwrites the old blocks) -- Dan Nelson

Re: zfs snmpd disk status

2010-11-09 Thread Dan Nelson
| grep net-snmp net-snmp-5.5_4 An extendable SNMP implementation -- Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any

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