Re: Samba between Mac and BSD

2003-07-09 Thread Chuck Swiger
Bill Campbell wrote: On Tue, Jul 08, 2003 at 09:11:11PM -0700, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: FreeBSD Question Answerer- First of all thank you for your help and time. I have a question about running a Samba server where the server is a FreeBSD machine and the client is a Macintosh

Re: modems

2003-07-09 Thread Rapier
and still try not to get complicated with an external USB modem,can produce serious headackes :) On Tue, 08 Jul 2003 19:31:44 -0400 Jud [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, 08 Jul 2003 16:51:04 -0400, JULIE KOCUBA [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: i need a dialup modem for a friend in the sticks,

/usr/ports/mail/courier-imap/ authvchkpw?

2003-07-09 Thread Dave Seddon
Greetings, I can't get VPOPMAIL authentication to build with the latest port of /usr/ports/mail/courier-imap/. Several weeks ago I could with an older version, but I can't reproduce this. I've tried modifying the configure arguments in the Makefile, and everything else I can think of. Maybe

Re: nutball video question

2003-07-09 Thread Alexey Koptsevich
Hello, I have got to the same idea today and -- what a luck -- this topic is already dscussed on FreeBSD list! How fast should be the server to be able to perform this task? For instance, would PII/400MHz/128Mb be enough? Do different cards (meteor/bktr) consume CPU power differenly, or about

Re: nutball video question

2003-07-09 Thread Olivier Nicole
What is the video resolution which consumes almost 100Mbps? I have no answer about the card, but full digital television, without compression, needs 36 Mbps according to some experiements run by Japanses. Olivier ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

Re: mouse speed

2003-07-09 Thread sascha . pawlowski
I am pretty new to Freebsd and I am having a problem with the mouse. It moves slowly across the screen, it seems I can the acceleration factor, but I really dislike acceleration, is there anyway to make the mouse move at a faster constant speed. Running freebsd 4.8 stable, PIII

MOXA C-104H/PCI support?

2003-07-09 Thread Gregory Edigaroff
Hello, Does it supported in 4.8 Release? Any success stories? Thanks. -- With best regards, Gregory Edigarov ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL

Re: List friendliness

2003-07-09 Thread Alex de Kruijff
On Fri, Jul 04, 2003 at 09:34:17AM -0400, Paul Chvostek wrote: Alex, On Thu, Jul 03, 2003 at 12:59:23AM +0200, Alex de Kruijff wrote: I feel the following things are helpfull sending to these list: 1. Do send mail like this with a cc to the orginal list. Others can learn from

maximum supported RAM

2003-07-09 Thread Patrik Veselík
Dear sirs, I prepare an article about chipset for Pentium 4 supporting 8 GB RAM. What is the maximum for FreeBSD 5.1 of RAM and number of processors please? Best regards, Patrik Veselik Stredni skola aplikovane kybernetiky, s.r.o. Hradecka 1151 500 02 Hradec Kralove Czech Republic [EMAIL

Re: Can vi edit binary file in hex format?

2003-07-09 Thread Daniel Bye
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 06:15:36AM +0100, Supote Leelasupphakorn wrote: Is there option that enable standard vi (accompany wiht FreeBSD) for editing binary file in hex format ? Don't know, but there are a handful of hex editors in ports. Maybe one of them will fit? [danielby: /usr/ports]$

Automatic response to your mail

2003-07-09 Thread Robert Scheer
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Re: Samba between Mac and BSD

2003-07-09 Thread Loz
* [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] [2003-07-09 05:08]: First of all thank you for your help and time. I have a question about running a Samba server where the server is a FreeBSD machine and the client is a Macintosh ibook running max os X. I can't help much except to say that there

Re: DNS and SMTP problem

2003-07-09 Thread Toomas Aas
Hi! I have a caching name server up and running and was trying to change it into a master name server with a www record and a mx record. For what zone? Do you have a registered domain that you are trying to be authoritative for? I assume that by 'www record' you mean A or CNAME record with

Re: Can vi edit binary file in hex format?

2003-07-09 Thread Alexander Haderer
At 11:00 09.07.2003 +0100, Daniel Bye wrote: On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 06:15:36AM +0100, Supote Leelasupphakorn wrote: Is there option that enable standard vi (accompany wiht FreeBSD) for editing binary file in hex format ? Don't know, but there are a handful of hex editors in ports. Maybe one

colour in the console and xterms

2003-07-09 Thread William O'Higgins
I am trying to migrate to FreeBSD from Linux, but some things just aren't working the way I'd like. When I launch an xterm it honours my .bashrc, and I get my custom prompt, which includes colour, but no other colour seems to work - not vim, not ls -G, not mutt. In the console, however, I never

Re: colour in the console and xterms

2003-07-09 Thread Daniel Bye
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 07:40:33AM -0400, William O'Higgins wrote: I am trying to migrate to FreeBSD from Linux, but some things just aren't working the way I'd like. When I launch an xterm it honours my .bashrc, and I get my custom prompt, which includes colour, but no other colour seems to

Re: colour in the console and xterms

2003-07-09 Thread Daniel Bye
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 12:47:42PM +0100, Daniel Bye wrote: On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 07:40:33AM -0400, William O'Higgins wrote: I am trying to migrate to FreeBSD from Linux, but some things just aren't working the way I'd like. When I launch an xterm it honours my .bashrc, and I get my

Moving locate DB from weekly to daily?

2003-07-09 Thread Dragoncrest
Other than just copying the script 310.locate from the weekly folder to the daily folder, what else do I need to do in order to move the rebuilding of the locate database from weekly to daily? I want to rebuild it daily if possible. I doubt that'll put a lot of extra load on my machine as it

RE: Reviewers required for simplified Chinese translations ofFreeBSDbooks

2003-07-09 Thread Xin LI/
I would be happy to contribute my time to do this. I am native Chinese speaker. Xin LI CTO of Frontfree Technology Network, School of Computer Science, Beijing University of Technology -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Greg 'groggy'

Re: Can't install/upgrade/remove ports (somewhat resolved)

2003-07-09 Thread Dragoncrest
It was happening to all ports. I can't even install fresh. But it seems that the problem I'm having with that server is much bigger than just the ports. I'm running into all kinds of joy and fun trying to get it to behave. It's panicking on compiles and spontaneously rebooting. I'm

pptp connection unreliable with MacOSX client, help!

2003-07-09 Thread Raphaël Marmier
I've setup a vpn server with poptop 1.1.3 from the ports (FreeBSD 4.8 release). It work fine, with mppe 128 enabled, from Windows 2000 and MacOSX 10.2 (using the built-in vpn client). I use it to mount a volume through nfs and samba, so I can use cvs in local mode (needed). However, on

Re: pooh.ASARian.org security run output (lots of wrong arpmessages)

2003-07-09 Thread John Murphy
Fuzzy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is there any way to convince the kernel not to log these incorrect arp messages? currently we have... net.link.ether.inet.log_arp_wrong_iface: 1 Is there a different sysctl or variable for rc.conf to stop it from logging incorrect information? Indeed there is but

Error while compiling Mesa 5.0.1

2003-07-09 Thread Augusto Jun Devegili
Hi all, I'm using FreeBSD 5.1-RELEASE and I am trying to compile Mesa 5.0.1 (/usr/ports/graphics/mesagl). `make install clean' give me the following error messages: -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- cc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I.. -I/usr/X11R6/include -I/usr/ports/graphics/mesagl/work/Mesa-5.0.1/include

Re: nutball video question

2003-07-09 Thread mark tinguely
How fast should be the server to be able to perform this task? For instance, would PII/400MHz/128Mb be enough? depends on the quality of the output and if this a dedicated machine with idle cycles. the multicast vic application does not take to big of a machine Pentium I/100. Realtime MPEG2

[no subject]

2003-07-09 Thread Denis R.
Chris, It is one of the most common problems with initial setup of the SM. Check this out and find your error there: http://www.squirrelmail.org/wiki/en_US/SolvingProblems Regards, Denis Hello, Has anyone had any trouble with the ports version of SquirrelMail. I updated my mail ports

ftpchroot

2003-07-09 Thread Richard Jones
Hi, I'm trying to get ftpchroot to work and having problems: In the ftpchroot man page it states that a user (non-anonymous) can be chrooted by specifying the username and directory as so user ftp_dir if there is no leading / then the directory is relative to the user's home directory. The

Re: 5.1 COMMENTFILE Problem

2003-07-09 Thread DAVID MARKLE
Matthew, OK, I read the FAQ and did not find reference to changing the owner of the ports tree (if you will, regestering the tree structure with CVSup). I cannot even install cvsupit from /usr/ports/net/cvsupit. Doing a make install from that directory, I get the comment file. Sorry for not

Installing on a Sun Ultra 10

2003-07-09 Thread Wayne Pascoe
Hi all, Does anyone have any tips for installing FreeBSD onto a Sun ultra10? I can boot from the CD-ROM and get to a screen asking me to pick a terminal. I've tried ANSI, VT-100 and FreeBSD terminal (mono). I can't use the arrow keys to select sysinstall options in any of these. I could start a

Re: Compiling meteor device into current

2003-07-09 Thread mark tinguely
Can anyone tell me, if meteor can be used on FreeBSD-current at all? If yes, what settings do I need? The meteor driver needs to to ported to the newbus to work with FreeBSD 5.x. It has not been done because the meteor driver works only with the original Meteor card. That card had a

Cyrus PAM authentication doesn't work for POP3 (works for IMAP)

2003-07-09 Thread Johan Paul
Hi all! Just a brief question: does anyone have a clue why this doesn't work (4.8R) in /etc/pam.conf: pop auth sufficient pam_mysql.so user=foo passwd=foo host=localhost db=mail table=accountuser usercolumn=username passwdcolumn=password crypt=1 pop account required pam_mysql.so user=foo

Re: Can vi edit binary file in hex format?

2003-07-09 Thread othermark
Supote Leelasupphakorn wrote: Is there option that enable standard vi (accompany wiht FreeBSD) for editing binary file in hex format ? I do this fairly regularly, just use xxd. For example try this: cp /bin/cat ~/mycat vi ~/mycat now editing in vi [esc] :%!xxd now editing mycat in hex

ftpchroot

2003-07-09 Thread Richard Jones
Hi, I'm trying to get ftpchroot to work and having problems: In the ftpchroot man page it states that a user (non-anonymous) can be chrooted by specifying the username and directory as so user ftp_dir if there is no leading / then the directory is relative to the user's home directory. The

Re: Installing on a Sun Ultra 10

2003-07-09 Thread Wayne Pascoe
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 04:42:57PM +0100, scott wrote: when I installed OpenBSD, terminal type was 'Sun' !!! not 100% certain it's the same for FreeBSD, but possibly worth a try You don't get to specify a terminal type, just choose from a list of 5 :( -- Wayne Pascoe Everything to excess.

Re: nutball video question

2003-07-09 Thread Alexey Koptsevich
Mark, Is it possible to record video under FreeBSD? Which card should I buy for that? Is multicasting can be done using combination of available software, or some programming required? For serious digital recording, I would point you towards hardware MPEG2 compression. FreeBSD does

Re: 5.1 COMMENTFILE Problem

2003-07-09 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 11:30:29AM -0400, DAVID MARKLE wrote: OK, I read the FAQ and did not find reference to changing the owner of the ports tree (if you will, regestering the tree structure with CVSup). I cannot even install cvsupit from /usr/ports/net/cvsupit. Doing a make install

VMware3 FreeBSD port

2003-07-09 Thread Mike Futerko
Hi, Does VMware3 support USB under FreeBSD 5.1, and how to configure it? I have USB scanner (HP ScanJet 3500C) which is not supported by SANE, so I hope I could use it with windoze installed into VMware... Thanks in advance, Mike. ___ [EMAIL

How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Max Clark
Hi all, What configuration changes do I need to make to two freebsd-stable boxes to fully max out a 6Mbps/220ms network link? This is for bulk 500+MB file transfers. The target application is proftpd with ncftpd as the client. Thanks in advance, Max

Restricting logins by terminal

2003-07-09 Thread Charley
I would like to restrict user login based on the terminal where the login request originates. Ideally, I want Root, and ONLY Root, to be able to log in at the console. The system is already running SSHD, so I want to be able to check logins via SSH. Root should not be allowed to log in from

Re: USB mouse/keyboard causes kernel panic during boot sequence

2003-07-09 Thread Joshua Oreman
On Tue, Jul 08, 2003 at 01:05:18PM -0400 or thereabouts, Michael E. Mercer wrote: On Tue, 2003-07-08 at 12:11, Joshua Oreman wrote: On Mon, Jul 07, 2003 at 11:43:21PM -0400 or thereabouts, Michael E. Mercer wrote: Alrighty then, Ok, after following FAQ 18.13 on the freebsd web site,

Re: How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Simon
Sounds like you have a problem with your server/network hardware or firewall/proftpd settings. FreeBSD out of the box on low-end Intel hardware can easily sustain 6mbps link, which is roughly 3megs/sec. Make sure your harddrive on receiving end can write at least this fast and your network is

RE: How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Lapinski, Michael (Research)
1) 6mbps link, which is roughly 3megs/sec is inaccurate 6 Mbits is roughly 600kilobytes/second 2) A common way to speed up transfers is to tune your tcp window sizes using /sbin/sysctl. The two you may wish to lok at are: net.inet.tcp.sendspace net.inet.tcp.recvspace

Re: How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Thomas T. Veldhouse
The problem is probably file I/O. I use samba for use with Windows. I can transfer a large file from my FreeBSD server and get almost 10MB/s (using an Intel 10/100 card). However, when I transfer files to FreeBSD, I only get about 6MB/s. I seem to get this same ratio when using FTP transfers

RE: How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Simon
Ops, you're absolutely right, I don't know how I got the 3megs, I'm in the middle of getting a mortgage, if you know what I mean. Sorry for any confusion I might have caused. I do know my bits and bytes and I was way off indeed, my mistake. -Simon On Wed, 9 Jul 2003 13:31:54 -0400, Lapinski,

Re: How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Mykroft Holmes IV
Simon wrote: Sounds like you have a problem with your server/network hardware or firewall/proftpd settings. FreeBSD out of the box on low-end Intel hardware can easily sustain 6mbps link, which is roughly 3megs/sec. Make sure your harddrive on receiving end can write at least this fast and

Re: How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Kevin Stevens
On Wed, 9 Jul 2003, Max Clark wrote: Hi all, What configuration changes do I need to make to two freebsd-stable boxes to fully max out a 6Mbps/220ms network link? This is for bulk 500+MB file transfers. You need to increase the maximum TCP window size setting (not sure what sysctl it is)

Re: Installing on a Sun Ultra 10

2003-07-09 Thread Tillman
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 05:04:32PM +0100, Wayne Pascoe wrote: On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 04:42:57PM +0100, scott wrote: when I installed OpenBSD, terminal type was 'Sun' !!! not 100% certain it's the same for FreeBSD, but possibly worth a try You don't get to specify a terminal type, just

fxtv video capturing

2003-07-09 Thread david
Hi, I'm using freebsd 5.0 I am using fxtv to watch TV and I decided to try the video capturing feature. I am able to catch video but unable to hear the audio. I did select the recording source and record levels with KMix and I do have a audio file which was captured and it plays fine. below are

Swap usage locks up my laptop.

2003-07-09 Thread Jon Fox
Whenever I start up gnome I'm getting panics and reboots, until I got wise and ran ``swapoff'' and started up gnome. No panics. How can I check my swap parition in FreeBSD. I've used fsck and badblocks on ext2 in Linux, but how do I check my FreeBSD swap? -- mycr0ft

Re: Moving locate DB from weekly to daily?

2003-07-09 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Dragoncrest [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Other than just copying the script 310.locate from the weekly folder to the daily folder, what else do I need to do in order to move the rebuilding of the locate database from weekly to daily? I want to rebuild it daily if possible. I doubt

Re: pooh.ASARian.org security run output (lots of wrong arpmessages)

2003-07-09 Thread Lowell Gilbert
John Murphy [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Fuzzy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is there any way to convince the kernel not to log these incorrect arp messages? currently we have... net.link.ether.inet.log_arp_wrong_iface: 1 Is there a different sysctl or variable for rc.conf to stop it from

Gif Problem

2003-07-09 Thread Company 2210
I'm running freebsd 5.0, and trying to setup a VPN tunnel between two boxes. However, I'm having some problems getting a gif tunnel working - the setup looks like this: Box-A ed0: 10.0.0.2 rl0:81.17.78.1 Box-B aue0: 10.0.0.1 rl0:81.17.78.81 Now, I've added the following lines to rc.conf to

RE: How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Dukemaster
Wrong again a 6megabit link is exactly 768kilobytes/sec -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Lapinski, Michael (Research) Sent: Wednesday, July 09, 2003 1:32 PM To: 'Simon'; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; Max Clark Subject: RE: How do I

RE: How do I max a 6Mbps link

2003-07-09 Thread Lapinski, Michael (Research)
I said roughly. -- Michael Lapinski Computer Scientist GE Research I think there is a world market for maybe five computers. - IBM Chairman Thomas Watson, 1943 --Original Message- -From: Dukemaster [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]

Lexmark

2003-07-09 Thread Per Nilsson
Heya. My name is Per Nilsson, and i am a true FreeBSD user, but I have one problem now. I got myself a new computerpackage, and i bought a combo-unit for it, with a printer and a scanner. The name on that unit is 'Lexmark x75' and you can read about it at:

ICMP redirect

2003-07-09 Thread Bob Hall
This isn't critical, but I'm wondering if someone can tell me what is going on here. I did traceroute 217.20.241.75 and got several of the following on ttyv0, which displays kernel and other messages: icmp redirect from 213.232.120.198: 217.20.241.75 = 213.232.120.194 I'm

Re: ICMP redirect

2003-07-09 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Jul 09), Bob Hall said: This isn't critical, but I'm wondering if someone can tell me what is going on here. I did traceroute 217.20.241.75 and got several of the following on ttyv0, which displays kernel and other messages: icmp redirect from

ATI-Radeon-9000

2003-07-09 Thread cloper
I have a Dell Latitude D600 Laptop with the ATI Radeon 9000 video chipset, with FreeBSD-4.8 w/ XFree86-4.3, yet I still can not get X to work. I just get 'symbol' errors for the ATI driver. Anyone else have the same problem? Thanks, [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: ssh keepalives

2003-07-09 Thread Philip J. Koenig
On 9 Jul 2003 at 20:24, Paulius Bulotas boldly uttered: Hi, a bit late answer, but I'm not able to keep up with my email traffic ;) Apply this patch to OpenSSH, if you are running FreeBSD: http://www.sc.isc.tohoku.ac.jp/~hgot/sources/openssh-watchdog.html and use Heartbeat option with

Re: ssh keepalives

2003-07-09 Thread Chuck Swiger
Philip J. Koenig wrote: On 9 Jul 2003 at 20:24, Paulius Bulotas boldly uttered: a bit late answer, but I'm not able to keep up with my email traffic ;) Apply this patch to OpenSSH, if you are running FreeBSD: http://www.sc.isc.tohoku.ac.jp/~hgot/sources/openssh-watchdog.html [ ... ] Considering

DNS misconfigured, mail servers can't find me

2003-07-09 Thread pat bey
Or at least I think they can't Toomas, phaza7 is not a user on in the smtp but tweaxor is root never recieved any mail. I think its a DNS problem cause I haven't configured a MX record in BIND 8.3.2 or a A record either. guess that would help but having trouble following the handbook on how

Re: Installing on a Sun Ultra 10

2003-07-09 Thread Wayne Pascoe
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 11:56:34AM -0600, Tillman wrote: On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 05:04:32PM +0100, Wayne Pascoe wrote: On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 04:42:57PM +0100, scott wrote: when I installed OpenBSD, terminal type was 'Sun' !!! not 100% certain it's the same for FreeBSD, but possibly

Re: ports installation error

2003-07-09 Thread Alexander Pohoyda
kanematsu [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jul 5 10:47:16 ws kernel: swap_pager: out of swap space Jul 5 10:47:17 ws kernel: swap_pager_getswapspace: failed Jul 5 10:47:21 ws kernel: pid 9345 (ld), uid 0, was killed: out of swap space Does anyone have any idea? Seems like you need more RAM or

make buildworld .. 4.5 to 4.8

2003-07-09 Thread Jeff MacDonald
Hi, I have an older machine that was recently turned over to me for administration. It's running Fbsd 4.5 right now and is a product machine. Re-install is not an option. Is it safe to do the mergemaster/makebuildworld etc. operation on it to bring it from 4.5 to 4.8 in one step ? I've only got

Re: SquirrelMail on FreeBSD

2003-07-09 Thread Chris
Yes this I have also enabled. -cs Alfonso Romero wrote: Is session.use_cookies = 1 in php.ini? - Original Message - From: Chris [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Stephen Hovey [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, July 08, 2003 4:54 PM Subject: Re: SquirrelMail on FreeBSD Yes,

Re: SquirrelMail on FreeBSD

2003-07-09 Thread Chris
Yes I have enabled cookies and have even tried to set explorer to default accept all cookies -- eek! Thanks -cs Stephen Hovey wrote: no no - I mean on the browser you are using to try and log in On Tue, 8 Jul 2003, Chris wrote: Yes, I have tried all the php suggestions on the squirrel

IPNAT... internal server what-to-do

2003-07-09 Thread keith
Hi all. On my 4.7 system, I have ipfilter and ipnat. I have several live ips aliased to my external ADSL interface. Some of these are mapped into private internal ips. So far so good. All works fine from outside. But if I want to reach one of the internal servers from inside...eg

Re: Installing on a Sun Ultra 10

2003-07-09 Thread Kris Kennaway
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 04:48:55PM +0100, Wayne Pascoe wrote: Hi all, Does anyone have any tips for installing FreeBSD onto a Sun ultra10? I can boot from the CD-ROM and get to a screen asking me to pick a terminal. I've tried ANSI, VT-100 and FreeBSD terminal (mono). I can't use the arrow

Re: USB mouse/keyboard causes kernel panic during boot sequence

2003-07-09 Thread Michael E. Mercer
Josh, Is there an easy way to capture this without me having to handwrite all that info down myself? Michael Mercer On Wed, 2003-07-09 at 13:19, Joshua Oreman wrote: On Tue, Jul 08, 2003 at 01:05:18PM -0400 or thereabouts, Michael E. Mercer wrote: On Tue, 2003-07-08 at 12:11, Joshua Oreman

Re: ssh keepalives

2003-07-09 Thread Philip J. Koenig
On 9 Jul 2003 at 23:03, Paulius Bulotas boldly uttered: On 03 07 09, Philip J. Koenig wrote: Apply this patch to OpenSSH, if you are running FreeBSD: http://www.sc.isc.tohoku.ac.jp/~hgot/sources/openssh-watchdog.html Considering that the author of the patch greatly discourages usage

restoresymtable

2003-07-09 Thread Dick Hoogendijk
Inspecting the /usr directory I came across a 10MB file called restoresymtable Anybody got some idea where this came from? Can I safely delete it? How could it be created in the first place? -- dick -- http://www.nagual.st/ -- PGP/GnuPG key: F86289CE ++ Running FreeBSD 4.8 ++ Debian GNU/Linux

Re: restoresymtable

2003-07-09 Thread Larry Rosenman
--On Wednesday, July 09, 2003 23:02:20 +0200 Dick Hoogendijk [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Inspecting the /usr directory I came across a 10MB file called restoresymtable Anybody got some idea where this came from? Can I safely delete it? How could it be created in the first place? it's from restore

Running GNOME Applications

2003-07-09 Thread Ben Shin
I am currently using Window Maker as my desktop. Whenever I run any GNOME app such as XMMS or GAIM, the GNOME panel and menu is superimposed on my current desktop. Is there any way to prevent this? Thanks in advance, Ben _ MSN 8

Re: fxtv video capturing

2003-07-09 Thread Vulpes Velox
I've had problems with the script. I had to edit mine to get it to work. Convert movie.AUDraw to a mp3 and try mplayer. If that does not work it means your audio settings are messed. On Wed, 9 Jul 2003 13:54:28 -0400 david [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, I'm using freebsd 5.0 I am using fxtv to

Re: SquirrelMail on FreeBSD

2003-07-09 Thread Scott A. Moberly
Yes I have enabled cookies and have even tried to set explorer to default accept all cookies -- eek! Thanks -cs Stephen Hovey wrote: no no - I mean on the browser you are using to try and log in On Tue, 8 Jul 2003, Chris wrote: Yes, I have tried all the php suggestions on the squirrel

Re: restoresymtable

2003-07-09 Thread Mark
- Original Message - From: Dick Hoogendijk [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: freebsd-questions [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, July 09, 2003 11:03 PM Subject: restoresymtable Inspecting the /usr directory I came across a 10MB file called restoresymtable Anybody got some idea where this came

monitor's frequency

2003-07-09 Thread przodownik
I would like to have more monitor's frequency.How this doing (under FreeBSD 4.7)? Thanks for any answers. K.Kolakowski Warsow Uniwersity of Technology ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

RE: NAT and MTU

2003-07-09 Thread Brent Wiese
In the last episode (Jul 08), Brent Wiese said: I have a machine that is being double-NAT'd. Would it make sense to set the MTU lower to account for the NAT overhead? It makes sense to me as I know MTU, but I like to check in case my thinking isn't right. :) There is no

Re: restoresymtable

2003-07-09 Thread Peter Elsner
Quick search on google, brought up the following: If you use the -r option to the restore command, it will create this file. This is a checkpoint file, which the restore command uses when you are restoring from multiple tapes. For example, suppose you had a level 0 (full) dump tape from a week

Re: nutball video question

2003-07-09 Thread mark tinguely
For which device(s) does it have a non-free driver? Or hardware MPEG2 devices are not supported by FreeBSD at all? I am not aware of any MPEG2 hardware capture cards supported under FreeBSD at this time. The MPEG2 chipsets are finally relatively inexpensive. There are several drivers for

Re: Running GNOME Applications

2003-07-09 Thread Joe Marcus Clarke
On Wed, 2003-07-09 at 17:05, Ben Shin wrote: I am currently using Window Maker as my desktop. Whenever I run any GNOME app such as XMMS or GAIM, the GNOME panel and menu is superimposed on my current desktop. Is there any way to prevent this? Rebuild those applications after defining

Re: IPNAT... internal server what-to-do

2003-07-09 Thread keith
Thanks Mark, The gateway is a dns server so I guess that is not a caching dns server. I have a 4.7 system squid proxy machine on the inside which is the gateway for the lan (then its gateway is the firewall) Can I install the caching dns on it maybe? Hints? Thanks again (yet again Freebsd

IPSec to Windows 9x, 2k and XP

2003-07-09 Thread Kevin Glick
Just wondering if anybody has gotten FreeBSD's IPSec working with any version of Windows. I'd love to see the config's if you've got them. I've looked for some How-To documents, but haven't come up with much. I'm not sure what I'd need to get it to work with 9x. Any takers? Kevin Glick [EMAIL

Re: USB mouse/keyboard causes kernel panic during boot sequence

2003-07-09 Thread Joshua Oreman
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 04:38:09PM -0400 or thereabouts, Michael E. Mercer wrote: Josh, Is there an easy way to capture this without me having to handwrite all that info down myself? Unless you have a serial console, no. However, some kernel programmer on this list may be able to give a

Re: Installing on a Sun Ultra 10

2003-07-09 Thread Tillman
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 09:02:59PM +0100, Wayne Pascoe wrote: On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 11:56:34AM -0600, Tillman wrote: Try 'n' and 'p' instead of arrow keys. (I ran into this same problem when I installed on my Ultra 5) Out of curiosity, which terminal did you use from the list ? VT100,

Disk cache size via sh?

2003-07-09 Thread Sean Chittenden
Is the following the correct way to figure out the disk cache size? echo $((`sysctl -n vm.stats.vm.v_page_count` - \ `sysctl -n vm.stats.vm.v_free_reserved` - \ `sysctl -n vm.stats.vm.v_free_target`)) I can't tell if there's a limit in kern/vfs_cache.c though I couldn't find anything

kern.ipc.maxsockets limits with 4GB of memory

2003-07-09 Thread Thomas Chaffic Mowad
On a Tyan s2466 motherboard with 4 gigs of ram and freebsd 4.7-release-p10 we're having trouble increasing maxsockets beyond 128k. The kernel panics when we try buildworlds with any more than 128k. We were able to increase maxsockets to 192k with a system that had 2gb and 256k with a system that

Re: kern.ipc.maxsockets limits with 4GB of memory

2003-07-09 Thread Mike Silbersack
On Wed, 9 Jul 2003, Thomas Chaffic Mowad wrote: Someone thought that the kernel might need more memory so we tried increasing VM_KMEM_MAXSIZE too 500 megs and then that caused a panic when we booted up. So we're kinda stuck here and any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, --Tom

Re: monitor's frequency

2003-07-09 Thread Adam
On Wed, 2003-07-09 at 04:02, przodownik wrote: I would like to have more monitor's frequency.How this doing (under FreeBSD 4.7)? If you are using X, this is easily set in the XF86Config file (check the manpage). -- Adam [EMAIL PROTECTED] ___ [EMAIL

Can't get splash scr working - arg

2003-07-09 Thread Kevin Berrien
As I've been playing with FreeBSD 4.8 stable on a test box, I came across the splash screen feature after building my own kernel. Figured I'd give it a try for the heck of it. Anyways, I've had no success! I've followed the various (not always identical) tutorials on www.baldwin.cx/splash/,

Re: DNS and SMTP problem

2003-07-09 Thread pat bey
thanks Toomas for your help I'm new at this sort of thing. I never got the two messages you sent to me but I did find this in log files. Jul 9 08:04:36 hijra postfix/smtpd[5063]:E19EB55: reject:RCPT FROM lv.raad.tarty.ee [194.xxx.xxx.xxx]:555[EMAIL PROTECTED]:user unknown in local recipient table;

Re: Disk cache size via sh?

2003-07-09 Thread Sean Chittenden
Is the following the correct way to figure out the disk cache size? echo $((`sysctl -n vm.stats.vm.v_page_count` - \ `sysctl -n vm.stats.vm.v_free_reserved` - \ `sysctl -n vm.stats.vm.v_free_target`)) I can't tell if there's a limit in kern/vfs_cache.c though I couldn't find

NFS problems

2003-07-09 Thread Mark Woodson
I'm having trouble getting NFS exports to work properly on FreeBSD. I'm running 4.8-STABLE as of July 3. It's acting like the problem is in /etc/exports. squelcher# less /etc/exports /usr/src-ro -maproot=0 cad1 squelcher lappy /usr/obj-ro -maproot=0 cad1

Re: NFS problems

2003-07-09 Thread Jez Hancock
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 04:45:38PM -0700, Mark Woodson wrote: I'm having trouble getting NFS exports to work properly on FreeBSD. I'm running 4.8-STABLE as of July 3. It's acting like the problem is in /etc/exports. squelcher# less /etc/exports /usr/src-ro -maproot=0

Re: Can't get splash scr working - arg

2003-07-09 Thread Siegbert Baude
Hi Kevin, As I've been playing with FreeBSD 4.8 stable on a test box, I came across the splash screen feature after building my own kernel. Figured I'd give it a try for the heck of it. Anyways, I've had no success! I've followed the various (not always identical) tutorials on

Re: NFS problems

2003-07-09 Thread lewiz
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 04:45:38PM -0700, Mark Woodson wrote: It's acting like the problem is in /etc/exports. squelcher# less /etc/exports /usr/src-ro -maproot=0 cad1 squelcher lappy /usr/obj-ro -maproot=0 cad1 squelcher lappy You export the actual local

Regeneration of configure (automake/autoconf issues).

2003-07-09 Thread lewiz
Hi, I've been tyring to create a port for a programme called Dasher (text input for people with disabilities) but I've got stuck after trying to hack configure.in provided with the tarball. Having spoken to the maintainer I discovered that libintl.h was not require (and was causing the

Re: IPSec to Windows 9x, 2k and XP

2003-07-09 Thread lewiz
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 02:55:34PM -0700, Kevin Glick wrote: Just wondering if anybody has gotten FreeBSD's IPSec working with any version of Windows. I'd love to see the config's if you've got them. Yeah, I had it a while ago, but it was just for playing with, not for any serious use, so

Re: make buildworld .. 4.5 to 4.8

2003-07-09 Thread lewiz
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 04:16:12PM -0400, Jeff MacDonald wrote: Is it safe to do the mergemaster/makebuildworld etc. operation on it to bring it from 4.5 to 4.8 in one step ? I can't vouch for having done it but technically it is absolutely possible and I doubt you would run into any serious

Re: ATI-Radeon-9000

2003-07-09 Thread lewiz
On Wed, Jul 09, 2003 at 12:03:46PM -0700, cloper wrote: I have a Dell Latitude D600 Laptop with the ATI Radeon 9000 video chipset, with FreeBSD-4.8 w/ XFree86-4.3, yet I still can not get X to I've had it working with an AIW 7200 before now. It was just a stock setup, very straightforward.

FreeBSD Router and ARP

2003-07-09 Thread Dan Mahoney, System Admin
I have a lan of maybe 200 nodes where a BSD box is performing as the core router (with cisco's doing line-connectivity). It is all switched, with no VLAN in place. Each machine (in general) has its own subnet. Most are /29's, some are as large as a /25. Each subnet has a single gateway ip

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