[NEWBIE] Using external SMTP-Server for mail

2003-07-31 Thread MatzeLoCal
Hei :) I've gotta question, which may seem very dumb for some of you, but I really need to know. How do I set up mail in FreeBSD that it uses an external mail-server? In my case I need to send the messages that will send my cron and some apps. But our Systemadministrator will does not allow me

Re: [NEWBIE] Using external SMTP-Server for mail

2003-07-31 Thread Konrad Heuer
On Thu, 31 Jul 2003 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've gotta question, which may seem very dumb for some of you, but I really need to know. How do I set up mail in FreeBSD that it uses an external mail-server? In my case I need to send the messages that will send my cron and some apps. But our

Re:

2003-07-31 Thread Daryl Hunt
hello i bought an emachine and i chose to put freebsd on it to try it out and when i go to use the x window it goes and shows it to big on my screen so i went to the manufacturers website to get the specs of the system so i can get the display to show correctly like the book said but they wouldnt

Re: [NEWBIE] Using external SMTP-Server for mail

2003-07-31 Thread MatzeLoCal
On Thu, 31 Jul 2003 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Put the following lines in /etc/rc.conf: sendmail_enable=NO sendmail_submit_enable=YES FreeBSD will then run a sendmail daemon listening on the loopback interface for mail submission only. This sendmail process will not be visible from

Re: CUPS and HP LaserJet 4V printer: variable width font becomesfixed width

2003-07-31 Thread Rob Lahaye
Thank you Glenn, Confirmed that indeed now this problem has been solved. Great! Rob. Glenn Johnson wrote: On Wed, Jul 30, 2003 at 02:01:05PM +0900, Rob Lahaye wrote: Glenn, According to your comments (see below), the problem I addressed some weeks ago, was caused by the FreeBSD port at

(Solved) Strange dial-up related DNS problems

2003-07-31 Thread Willie Viljoen
I got it fixed (or atleast, as good as it can be fixed) For future reference, here's what went wrong. During the weekend, SAIX upgraded and repaired all Cisco equipment on their network. During this repair, they somehow managed to break something major. The /etc/ppp/options file on the

Re: [NEWBIE] Using external SMTP-Server for mail

2003-07-31 Thread Konrad Heuer
On Thu, 31 Jul 2003 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Put the following lines in /etc/rc.conf: sendmail_enable=NO sendmail_submit_enable=YES FreeBSD will then run a sendmail daemon listening on the loopback interface for mail submission only. This sendmail process will not be visible from

Re: Server spinning out of control...

2003-07-31 Thread Roger 'Rocky' Vetterberg
Jamie wrote: That is a good idea, thanks. We did check that though. Went through each user's accounts checking their .forwards and procmaillrc files. We are running spamassassin 2.55, and in the global procmailrc file we call spamc which connects to a spamd running on another machine.

Re: PIII SMP

2003-07-31 Thread Terry Lambert
John Baldwin wrote: You may not be happy with P III's. I'm not sure if the SMP code has been changed to handle only the xAPIC now, or not; there was a discussion a little while back about supporting more than 16 CPUs in a machine, which would require this change. Adding support for

Re: [NEWBIE] Using external SMTP-Server for mail

2003-07-31 Thread Jonathan Chen
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 08:19:09AM +0200, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: [...] How do I set up mail in FreeBSD that it uses an external mail-server? In my case I need to send the messages that will send my cron and some apps. But our Systemadministrator will does not allow me to use the FreeBSD with

Re: nforce2 audio?

2003-07-31 Thread anubis
On Thu, 31 Jul 2003 06:33 am, Daniel Nielsen wrote: Hi. It seems my nforce2 onboard audio is not detected by freebsd 5.1 plain install... dmesg says: uhub1: 3 ports with 3 removable, self powered pci0: serial bus, USB at device 2.2 (no driver attached) pci0: network, ethernet at device 4.0

Help PLEASE! on proper kernel config file to use serial ports withpuc driver

2003-07-31 Thread stan
OK, I've spent all night complaining kernels with no luck. I've read the man page for puc, I've read the man page for sio, I've looked at the code for puc, I've searched d Googlee, and STILL I can't get sio devices assigned to my PCI serial port card. It's detected as: puc0: Dolphin Peripherals

Re: nforce2 audio?

2003-07-31 Thread Daniel Nielsen
On 31/07-03 20.21, anubis wrote: [snip] Recompile the kernel in FBSD 5.1 with devicepcm in the KERNCONF file devicexl will pick up the 3com onboard nic for the deluxe model Dont know about the other onboard nic yet Thanks, I'll try that. /Daniel --

Re: SNMP

2003-07-31 Thread Johan Paul
I second the recommendation for net-SNMP. It also provides most of the functions for Microsoft Windows that it does for Unix-type environments. Code generators and related utilities are far less automatic than many commercial products, but the quality and flexibility are high. There is a set

Automated systems - adding users and sites

2003-07-31 Thread Jonathan
Hi all, I'm looking at writing a simple interface to allow the creation of websites through a web based tool. Are there any guides to this sort of thing? My thinking at the moment is to allow the web user on a secured server to log into another server through ssh as root (passwordless) to

burncd

2003-07-31 Thread marlon corleone
how do i burn a directory using burncd i did burncd -f /dev/acd1 data mp3z fixate is this correct? __ Do you Yahoo!? Yahoo! SiteBuilder - Free, easy-to-use web site design software http://sitebuilder.yahoo.com ___ [EMAIL

Re: burncd

2003-07-31 Thread Ada Cheng
You need audio instead of data. Ada On Thu, 31 Jul 2003, marlon corleone wrote: how do i burn a directory using burncd i did burncd -f /dev/acd1 data mp3z fixate is this correct? __ Do you Yahoo!? Yahoo! SiteBuilder - Free, easy-to-use web site design

installing qt with thread support

2003-07-31 Thread pierre-yves.verdon
Hi, is someone could tell me how i can build qt with the thread support? More generally what should i do to know all options available before doing make install in /usr/ports/x11-toolkits/qt31 ? thanks, -- Pierre-Yves Verdon ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED]

How to get the software

2003-07-31 Thread angger
Hello Hi all of the freeBSD team, I'm from Indonesia, and I'm interest with the software, if it is a free software then where I can get it?? and download it, globaly I'm still learn the basic of the system, may I know the address to download FreeBSD software. Thank you Best regards.

Re: SNMP

2003-07-31 Thread Vitali Malicky
I've been happily using ucd-snmp-4.2.6 for a couple of years. -- Error Code=-1 Continue? Yes | No -- Hi, I am new to SNMP. I was asked to set up SNMP agents and a manager on some of the computers in the lab. Can someone recommend some SNMP programs that I can use or a good link

Resolving domain names in KDE apps

2003-07-31 Thread Robert Froese
Hello, I'm a new FreeBSD user with a performance issue. I've installed 5.1R and KDE. I've also installed Phoenix from the ports collection. When I'm using Konqueror or Phoenix to browse certain web sites they take forever to load. It appears the problem is associated with resolving domain

Re: How to get the software

2003-07-31 Thread lukek
hey Pal, check out the website they have the full list of mirrors for downloading FreeBSD. http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/mirrors-ftp.html is the best place to start your search. You want to have in the back of your mind also that there are quite a

Apache/1.3.28 will not bind to other port

2003-07-31 Thread Mark
This is odd. Just compiled and installed Apache/1.3.28. So, I figure I play around with it a bit, untill I am sure I get it working properly. So, I added this to httpd.conf: # # Port: The port to which the standalone server listens. For # ports 1023, you will need httpd to be run as root

RE: How to get the software

2003-07-31 Thread Philip Payne
Hi, Hi all of the freeBSD team, I'm from Indonesia, and I'm interest with the software, if it is a free software then where I can get it?? and download it, globaly I'm still learn the basic of the system, may I know the address to download FreeBSD software. Thank you As per anything

Re: burncd

2003-07-31 Thread Serge Terryn
Ada Cheng wrote: You need audio instead of data. Ada On Thu, 31 Jul 2003, marlon corleone wrote: how do i burn a directory using burncd i did burncd -f /dev/acd1 data mp3z fixate is this correct? __ Do you Yahoo!? Yahoo! SiteBuilder - Free, easy-to-use web site

Re: Java Installation

2003-07-31 Thread Lewis Thompson
On Mon, Jul 28, 2003 at 08:10:45AM -0400, Adam wrote: There are many females that use this list regularly. There are? I never recall seeing any names but now that you've told me, I'll be on the lookout! grin Best wishes, -lewiz. -- WARNING TO ALL PERSONNEL: Firings will continue

updating the perl installation

2003-07-31 Thread Alfonso Romero
I installed the perl 5.8.0 port on FreeBSD 4.8 using make install, but the old perl version is still there. How can I upgrade it to the new port version? Thanks in advance, Alfonso Romero ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

Re: updating the perl installation

2003-07-31 Thread Andreas Kohn
Am Thu, 2003-07-31 um 16.42 schrieb Alfonso Romero: I installed the perl 5.8.0 port on FreeBSD 4.8 using make install, but the old perl version is still there. How can I upgrade it to the new port version? Thanks in advance, Alfonso Romero Use use.perl to set which version should be

Error during 'make' phase of kernel compilation

2003-07-31 Thread Daniel Cody
I just got my first FreeBSD box up a couple of days ago, and I decided to try creating a custom kernel. I followed the directions in the handbook. Unfortunately, I received this output after issuing the 'make' command: . . . aic.o(.text+0x129e): undefined reference to `xpt_done' aic.o: In

Re: Resolving domain names in KDE apps

2003-07-31 Thread Aaron Siegel
Hello Robert I have been using FreeBSD 5.1 RELEASE and Konqueror without any noticeable problems with speed or name resolution. The problem I have are related to browser issue: not haveing support for shockwave, scripting problems, and poorly develop sites that do not work well with the

Video Card

2003-07-31 Thread Per Nilsson
Hi. I was wondering if you can tell me how to get my video card working in freebsd?! I am using FreeBSD 4.8, and my video card is: 128 DDR ATI Radeon 9700. I have tried like hell to get the card work, but without any luck.. The X server won`t start without the card working, and so on.. how

Re: burncd

2003-07-31 Thread Aaron Siegel
Hello The handbook does a good job cover this topic, please take a look at it http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/creating-cds.html On Thursday 31 July 2003 06:25 am, marlon corleone wrote: how do i burn a directory using burncd i did burncd -f /dev/acd1 data mp3z

Re: installing qt with thread support

2003-07-31 Thread Herbert
Hei! On Tue, Jul 29, 2003 at 04:29:59PM +0200, pierre-yves.verdon wrote: Hi, is someone could tell me how i can build qt with the thread support? More generally what should i do to know all options available before doing make install in /usr/ports/x11-toolkits/qt31 ? thanks, QT-3.1.2

bsd.java.mk

2003-07-31 Thread Francisco Gmez Marn
How can I use this file when porting an application? While I was a googling I found a link to a url from www.metaverse.nl where this is explained, but it is broken. ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

Re: Error during 'make' phase of kernel compilation

2003-07-31 Thread Daniel Bye
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 11:05:58AM -0400, Daniel Cody wrote: [---snip---] aic.o: In function `aic_detach': aic.o(.text+0x1b66): undefined reference to `xpt_async' aic.o(.text+0x1b6e): undefined reference to `xpt_free_path' aic.o(.text+0x1b7c): undefined reference to `xpt_bus_deregister'

FreeBSD-5.1 problem with Dell Perc 3Di

2003-07-31 Thread RJ45
HEllo I Wanted to install FreeBSD 5.1 directly on a RAID 10 Dell Perc 3/Di but the kernel panics during install I think is not supported installing directly on the RAID. Anyone with PowerEdge 2650 could fix this problem before me ? thanks Rick ___

Re: Video Card

2003-07-31 Thread Matthew Graybosch
On Thursday 31 July 2003 12:17 pm, Per Nilsson wrote: I am using FreeBSD 4.8, and my video card is: 128 DDR ATI Radeon 9700. I have tried like hell to get the card work, but without any luck.. The X server won`t start without the card working, and so on.. What does your XF86Config-4 file

Re: Resolving domain names in KDE apps

2003-07-31 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 09:10:42AM -0600, Aaron Siegel wrote: Hello Robert I have been using FreeBSD 5.1 RELEASE and Konqueror without any noticeable problems with speed or name resolution. The problem I have are related to browser issue: not haveing support for shockwave, scripting

Re: Help PLEASE! on proper kernel config file to use serial portswith puc driver

2003-07-31 Thread stan
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 10:34:14AM -0400, J. Seth Henry wrote: All you need in your kernel config is 'device puc'. You already appear to have this in your config, as your system detected the adapter. You will have to sh MAKEDEV cuaan (where 0 n NUM_PORTS) to get the device nodes in your

Re: Apache/1.3.28 will not bind to other port

2003-07-31 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 01:56:21PM +, Mark wrote: This is odd. Just compiled and installed Apache/1.3.28. So, I figure I play around with it a bit, untill I am sure I get it working properly. So, I added this to httpd.conf: # # Port: The port to which the standalone server listens. For

Re: Dual booting FreeBSD and Windows XP

2003-07-31 Thread Jud
On Wed, 30 Jul 2003 17:55:25 -0400 (EDT), Jerry McAllister [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Hello, I have a computer with Windows XP installed on it. I want to dual boot it with FreeBSD. My question is: does FreeBSD's boot loader support loading XP? Because I've heard XP doesn't like it's

Re: PIII SMP

2003-07-31 Thread John Baldwin
On 31-Jul-2003 Terry Lambert wrote: It wasn't clear to me at the time whether the discussion was geared toward having both APIC and xAPIC support, or only xAPIC support. Both, the xAPIC is mostly backwards compatible. The extension of the ID field just uses bits that are reserved (and

RE: Resolving domain names in KDE apps

2003-07-31 Thread Timms, Simon
I would bet that this is another issue related to IPv6. Take a look at a thread on this list titled Mozilla and long time in resolving Hostnames, especially a message from Dr Matthew J Seaman. Good luck. -Original Message- From: Aaron Siegel [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday,

Re: nforce2 audio?

2003-07-31 Thread Daniel Harris
On Thu, 31 Jul 2003 06:33 am, Daniel Nielsen wrote: So, what can I possibly do to make my onboard sound work? /Daniel Try snd_ich_load=YES in /boot/loader.conf. -- Daniel Harris ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

One more try at Frontpage Extensions, then I'll shut up

2003-07-31 Thread Darryl Hoar
I am running 4.7 stable. I deinstalled mod_frontpage and apache13-fp. Was told I don't need both. Made sure the directories were removed, etc. cd /usr/ports/www/apache13-fp. make clean. Then make So far so good. make install, and it errors saying that frontpage 5.whatever is already

Newbie problems with X11, Xf86

2003-07-31 Thread Benjamin Gonzalez
I installed X-Free86 - 4.2.0_1,1 from my Free BSD Cd using sysinstall and cannot get it to run. I see the directory X11R6 under /usr, I run 'xf86config' and it says 'command not found'. I typed 'XFree86 -configure' and it also says 'command not found'. I've looked for a file called

Re: Help PLEASE! on proper kernel config file to use serial portswith puc driver

2003-07-31 Thread stan
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 10:34:14AM -0400, J. Seth Henry wrote: All you need in your kernel config is 'device puc'. You already appear to have this in your config, as your system detected the adapter. Him I've made some progress on this ;-( I have created teh devices in /dev. I now have just

Re: Newbie problems with X11, Xf86

2003-07-31 Thread Joshua Oreman
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 01:06:11PM -0400 or thereabouts, Benjamin Gonzalez wrote: I installed X-Free86 - 4.2.0_1,1 from my Free BSD Cd using sysinstall and cannot get it to run. I see the directory X11R6 under /usr, I run 'xf86config' and it says 'command not found'. I typed 'XFree86

groups

2003-07-31 Thread Alvaro Rosales R.
Hi guys is it posible to create a group that can have 2 users and 2 groups of 5 users each inside it ?. I mean group1: member1, member2.menber5 group2: member21, member22.menber25 group3: user1, user2,group2, group1. thanks for your help ___

Re: Apache/1.3.28 will not bind to other port

2003-07-31 Thread Philip Schulz
[snip] Port 90 [snip] [Thu Jul 31 15:36:26 2003] [crit] (48)Address already in use: make_sock: could not bind to port 80 [snip] It seems like httpd is reading the wrong configuration file. I'm not too familiar with the 1.3 series, but the 2.0 series comes with an 'apachectl' script which

Has anyone gotten the sentinel port to work?

2003-07-31 Thread Jeff D. Hamann
Has anyone gotten the sentinel port to work with FreeBSD 4.4? --- Jeff D. Hamann Hamann, Donald and Associates, Inc. PO Box 1421 Corvallis, Oregon USA 97339-1421 (office) 541-753-7333 (cell) 541-740-5988 [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.hamanndonald.com ___

Re: Mounting an EXT2FS CD on FreeBSD-5.1

2003-07-31 Thread Satish Vanimisetti
[I'm copying -fs because this was originally posted there. I'm also CC'ing -questions.] # mount -t ext2fs /dev/acd1c /mnt/cdrom ext2fs: /dev/acd1c: No such file or directory The CD was burned (on a linux machine), as follows: 1. dd if=/dev/zero of=/tmp/cdimage bs=1024 count=640k 2. mkfs

NIS groups -yp_mkdb: error data too long

2003-07-31 Thread Alvaro Rosales R.
Hi guys I got this error when I make my NIS maps , I have a group in my group file that has 50 users and yp_mkdb complains about it with this error .yp_mkdb: data too long Any ideas? ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

Re: Dual booting FreeBSD and Windows XP

2003-07-31 Thread John DeStefano
Jud [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Wed, 30 Jul 2003 17:55:25 -0400 (EDT), Jerry McAllister [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Hello, I have a computer with Windows XP installed on it. I want to dual boot it with FreeBSD. My question is: does FreeBSD's boot loader support loading XP? Because I've

WU FTPD

2003-07-31 Thread Lucas Holt
There was a vulnerability released today in wu ftpd and I'm unclear if this would affect the software running on a freebsd system. It appears to cause problems on linux 2.4.x kernels but not older kernels due to the way the compiler works. Does anyone know if this problem is exploitable on

Re: nforce2 audio?

2003-07-31 Thread Daniel Nielsen
On 31/07-03 12.39, Daniel Harris wrote: On Thu, 31 Jul 2003 06:33 am, Daniel Nielsen wrote: So, what can I possibly do to make my onboard sound work? /Daniel Try snd_ich_load=YES in /boot/loader.conf. I tried this while waiting for cvsup to finish.. and it recognizes the onboard sound

RE: Mounting an EXT2FS CD on FreeBSD-5.1

2003-07-31 Thread Joshua Lokken
-Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Satish Vanimisetti Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2003 10:43 AM To: Brandon D. Valentine Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: Mounting an EXT2FS CD on FreeBSD-5.1 [I'm copying -fs

CVSUP

2003-07-31 Thread adstro
I have a question about cvsup. I read the manual and can update my ports with no problem. Here is my question though...what if I was to change the Makefile for a port? Is there a way I can still use CVSup to update my ports and merge the changes I made in the old Makefile with the new

Re: Adaptec 2400A update

2003-07-31 Thread Kung Foo Ham[p]?ster
I also have an Adaptec 2400A RAID controller and have problems when my system seems to be having a lot of random hard disk accesses. I upgraded the cache on the card to 128MB of Adaptec's preffered memory in hopes that the issue would subside, but it did not. I changed the write cache from

MySql Kernel Panicing

2003-07-31 Thread Nicole
Hello While trying to do a massive import of data, approx 4 gigs to mysql-server-4.0.13_1 I am getting kernel panic's. I am somewhat new to databases so I am unsure were to look. The server is: Pent (4) 2.6 Ghz with 4 gigs of memory running FreeBSD 4.8-Stable. The OS and Database Drives are

Re: Adaptec 2400A update

2003-07-31 Thread Matthew Bettinger
On Thursday 31 July 2003 02:04 pm, Kung Foo Ham[p]?ster wrote: I also have an Adaptec 2400A RAID controller and have problems when my system seems to be having a lot of random hard disk accesses. That sucks. I've given up on that card. Running an HP netraid card no problems.Anyone want

Which Program

2003-07-31 Thread Hess
My computer at work says that the Network Boot is not found. My computer is a Window's 98. Which network boot program should I download. ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send

Re: Adaptec 2400A update

2003-07-31 Thread Karl Pielorz
--On 31 July 2003 14:04 -0500 Kung Foo Ham[p]?ster [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I also have an Adaptec 2400A RAID controller and have problems when my system seems to be having a lot of random hard disk accesses. Hi, We have a 2400A in a heavily loaded 'backup' machine at the office (i.e. lots

Boot problems with SCSI card

2003-07-31 Thread Leonhard Wimmer
Hi, I can't boot my FreeBSD 5.0-RELEASE (both with the stock kernel and with a self-compiled kernel), if my AdvanSys SCSI Host Adapter (ISA, ABP5140) is installed. The problem was also there while installing FreeBSD, but I simply removed the SCSI card during the installation. Without the card

RE: Mounting an EXT2FS CD on FreeBSD-5.1

2003-07-31 Thread Satish Vanimisetti
Have you tried: # mount_cd9660 /dev/acd1c /mnt/cdrom or # mount -t cd9660 /dev/acd1c /mnt/cdrom Yes, I have. I get an incorrect superblock error, which is expected, because the filesystem on the CD is ext2. Joshua Thanks, Satish Vanimisetti

startx - problem

2003-07-31 Thread Alex Zivenko
Hi all! I have a problem. When I am starting My X server with only a user privilegies - it gives me an error containing: error in locking authority file .Xauthority But when i am a root - all perfect. What's the problem ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing

Re: SSL certificates and IE

2003-07-31 Thread admin
On Sun, 13 Jul 2003 02:14:20 -0300, Augusto Jun Devegili wrote Considering you won't buy a certificate from a trusted CA, you might tell your users to install your CA certificate or your Web server certificate by providing a link to these certificates: IE will download them, ask the user if

IPSEC with Dynamic IP addresses

2003-07-31 Thread Mike Tancsa
Does anyone know of any documentation on how to do this ? I have searched through google and I find lots of references to people saying, use certificates but beyond that I havent found any actual documentation on how to do it. The setup is 30 client sites with dynamic IP addresses connecting

Re: Dead keys on console

2003-07-31 Thread Martin Karlsson
* Jacob Vennervald Madsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] [2003-07-16 15.07 +0200]: This is what I've done but that doesn't give me the dead keys (, , , , etc.). Oh... I thought it would, but now I see I'm also unable to input those characters on the console. :-/ Any ideas? Sorry, no. Hopefully

Re: Mounting a Samab share at boot time

2003-07-31 Thread Murray Taylor
correct.. fstab is noauto for the smbfs mounts On Fri, 2003-07-11 at 11:34, stan wrote: On Fri, Jul 11, 2003 at 12:11:03AM +, Murray Taylor wrote: I believe that the method mentioned here is the appropriate way. #!/bin/sh # # $Id: smbfs.sh.sample,v 1.3 2001/01/13 04:50:36 bp Exp

Re: Lock Order Reversal (5.1 CUR kern)

2003-07-31 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Dave [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: My thinking: the threading in the kernel for 5.1 CURRENT hasn't all the kinks out yet. Does anyone know what is going on? Before rushing off to the FreeBSD people with it though, they 1) might already be aware, and 2) maybe I don't understand the error

RE: Vinum on Root

2003-07-31 Thread Richard Johannesson
I went back to the original root install method as per the book, and I got vinum working. Now, needed to change the size of the var volume, since during install I followed the book example and had var take up the rest of the disk, in my case all 187Gigs of it :). Was under the impression that it

RE: Help PLEASE! on proper kernel config file to use serial portswith puc driver

2003-07-31 Thread J. Seth Henry
All you need in your kernel config is 'device puc'. You already appear to have this in your config, as your system detected the adapter. You will have to sh MAKEDEV cuaan (where 0 n NUM_PORTS) to get the device nodes in your /dev directory. Alternately, since they have sequential minor

Re: startx - problem

2003-07-31 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 10:46:42PM +0300, Alex Zivenko wrote: Hi all! I have a problem. When I am starting My X server with only a user privilegies - it gives me an error containing: error in locking authority file .Xauthority But when i am a root - all perfect. What's the problem startx

fdisk ID for FreeBSD

2003-07-31 Thread mess-mate
Hi, what ID do I use on fdisk for a FreeBSD partition ? ( for ex. 83 for a linux partition) thanks mess-mate ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: fdisk ID for FreeBSD

2003-07-31 Thread Mike Tancsa
165. Its in the man pages as well which you can see off www.freebsd.org. ---Mike At 10:10 PM 31/07/2003 +0200, mess-mate wrote: Hi, what ID do I use on fdisk for a FreeBSD partition ? ( for ex. 83 for a linux partition) thanks mess-mate ___

Re: fdisk ID for FreeBSD

2003-07-31 Thread mess-mate
Sorry, I didn't find it, but fdisk say's 'a5'. mess-mate On Thu, 31 Jul 2003 16:20:45 -0400 Mike Tancsa [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: | | 165. | | Its in the man pages as well which you can see off www.freebsd.org. | | ---Mike | | At 10:10 PM 31/07/2003 +0200, mess-mate wrote: | Hi, |

Re: CVSUP

2003-07-31 Thread oremanj
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 03:00:55PM -0400 or thereabouts, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have a question about cvsup. I read the manual and can update my ports with no problem. Here is my question though...what if I was to change the Makefile for a port? Is there a way I can still use CVSup

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2003-07-31 Thread Ken Copling
hello is there a command in the shell that will let me connect to my service provider so i can get on the internet to do things like web search I just dont like having to open up the x window just to get on the net so is there a way of doing it in the shell

Re:

2003-07-31 Thread Bob Collins
At 03:59 PM 7/31/2003 -0500, Ken Copling wrote: hello is there a command in the shell that will let me connect to my service provider so i can get on the internet to do things like web search I just dont like having to open up the x window just to get on the net so is there a way of doing it in

BSD Install; San Jose, CA

2003-07-31 Thread Josh Fox
22:44 GMT 7/31/03 Ladies and Gentlemen: I am a newer BSD user and a fairly seasoned Solaris user; I am having a FreeBSD install problem. Is there anyone in the San Jose, CA area that can get with me Tuesday 8/5/03 in the lobby of the San Jose Wyndham to help tackle my install problem. I have a

RE: FreeBSD-5.1 problem with Dell Perc 3Di

2003-07-31 Thread Schimcek, Derrick
we installed 5.0 from cd onto a 2650 with raid 5 and it didn't have a problem at all -Original Message- From: RJ45 [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2003 10:35 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: FreeBSD-5.1 problem with Dell Perc 3Di HEllo I Wanted to install FreeBSD

Nvidia Drivers + FreeBSD AGP + Big textures = Problems

2003-07-31 Thread Mica Telodico
Hi all , I'm getting problems with FreeBSD AGP driver and Nvidia DRVs. My system is composed by a Geforce3 Ti200 (by Creative) and an MSI KT4Ultra (KT400) . I've decided to use the FreeBSD AGP driver instead of the Nvidia one , but I'm getting the following problem: When I play to Enemy

Re: buggy optimization levels...

2003-07-31 Thread Kris Kennaway
On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 05:37:45PM -0400, Chuck Swiger wrote: Hi, all-- The known bugs section of the GCC info documentation lists 5 issues; man gcc lists none. Can someone provide a test case for a bug involving cc -O versus cc -O3 under FreeBSD 4-STABLE for the x86 architecture?

Re: WU FTPD

2003-07-31 Thread Kris Kennaway
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 02:18:25PM -0400, Lucas Holt wrote: There was a vulnerability released today in wu ftpd and I'm unclear if this would affect the software running on a freebsd system. It appears to cause problems on linux 2.4.x kernels but not older kernels due to the way the

Re: emacs - gnu, x ...?

2003-07-31 Thread Joshua Oreman
On Thu, Jul 31, 2003 at 05:22:40PM -0500 or thereabouts, george donnelly wrote: I'd like to start getting into emacs, but there are so many versions and variations that I'm not sure which one to install from ports, eg we have gnu emacs and xemacs. which emacs should i install, use and learn?

Error when starting quake3, Anybody????

2003-07-31 Thread [EMAIL PROTECTED]
I've been busy installing the new NVIDIA drivers so 3D support is utilised. Now I've recompiled my kernel so that the nessesary support whas selected. Then installed the driver and configured the XF86config file. (This al took like 2 weeks to find out). Now I got rid of al the previous error's

Re: BSD Install; San Jose, CA

2003-07-31 Thread Warren Block
On Thu, 31 Jul 2003, Josh Fox wrote: 22:44 GMT 7/31/03 Ladies and Gentlemen: I am a newer BSD user and a fairly seasoned Solaris user; I am having a FreeBSD install problem. Is there anyone in the San Jose, CA area that can get with me Tuesday 8/5/03 in the lobby of the San Jose Wyndham to

Re: emacs - gnu, x ...?

2003-07-31 Thread Benjamin Walkenhorst
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On Friday, 1. August 2003 00:22, george donnelly wrote: I'd like to start getting into emacs, but there are so many versions and variations that I'm not sure which one to install from ports, eg we have gnu emacs and xemacs. which emacs should i

Re: emacs - gnu, x ...?

2003-07-31 Thread george donnelly
[Benjamin Walkenhorst wrote ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) on 7/31/03 6:44 PM] If you want a GUI, try GNU Emacs or XEmacs. I prefer GNU Emacs, but I suggest you try both (if you are looking for a GUI). If you don't want a GUI, and if you are not looking for Emacs' massive extensibility, there are

Re: Dual booting FreeBSD and Windows XP

2003-07-31 Thread JacobRhoden
On Fri, 1 Aug 2003 02:29 am, Jud wrote: My question is: does FreeBSD's boot loader support loading XP? Because I've heard XP doesn't like it's MBR being overwritten. Is this true? I believe both statements are true. Anyway, you can boot XP with FreeBSD's MBR and that's the

Re: ARP Problem - Please Help

2003-07-31 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Company 2210 [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: My problem is this (and it's driving me nuts as I can't see the solution). I have two freebsd boxes acting as routers, the layout is like this: Clients (12.20.78.0/25) -(eth0) ROUTER A (eth1)=== (eth1) ROUTER B (eth0) (12.20.65.69)

Re: linux_llseek

2003-07-31 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Hmm. If I remember correctly, the linux_llseek() call is just a hack to add a wider-than-32-bit lseek(2) type call without touching anything already in the system. I may be confused, though. In any case, this doesn't really make sense, because it's really just a wrapper around a system call (at

Re: Problems with MailArchive searches

2003-07-31 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Hasse [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi everybody. I have a problem doing searches in the mailarchive. This is the message I get : Mail Archive Search None of the archives you requested (freebsd-newbies, freebsd-questions and freebsd-user-groups) are available at this time. Please try

RE: Problems with MailArchive searches

2003-07-31 Thread fbsd_user
This all ways works for me http://groups.google.com/groups?hl=engroup=mailing.freebsd.question s -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Lowell Gilbert Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2003 8:36 PM To: Hasse Cc: FreeBSD Questions Subject: Re: Problems with

SMART hard drive utility?

2003-07-31 Thread Matt Staroscik
Does anyone know of a utility to monitor temperature and event logs on SMART hard drives? ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: largest amount of memory a system can use

2003-07-31 Thread Lowell Gilbert
[EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I need to know what is the upper limit on the amount of memory a process can use under freebsd. Using rlimit (under 4.8-RELEASE) seems to return 2GB. Is there any plan to support larger than this in the future 5.x releases ? I don't know about

Re: ipfw ruleset question

2003-07-31 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Andrzej Kwiatkowski [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I've got a bit strange problem.. My freeBSD works as NAT with natd. Whene rule divert 8668 ip from any to any via fxp0 is first everything is ok,but when i try to move this rule after some blocking spamer rules, my Nat won't work

Re: fdisk problem [core dump]

2003-07-31 Thread Lowell Gilbert
[EMAIL PROTECTED] () writes: When I try to use fdisk with a Maxtor diamond plus 9 HD [ model 6Y080L0] I get an error during Writing partition information to drive ad0 like Segmentation fault (core dumped) I do these steps: sysinstall--configure--fdisk A = Use Entire Disk w = Write

shell scripting while if string length != 0

2003-07-31 Thread Dave [Hawk-Systems]
for reasons best left unsaid, we need to pull in a file full of partial commands, and run them via a shell script on occasion, removing each command as we run it. Have managed to hack togetherthe following shell script, but and stumped on something simple because of my lack of shell knowledge;

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