Re: Microsoft Cordless Optical Mouse and 5.2

2004-08-29 Thread Chip
Peter Leftwich wrote: On Sat, 28 Aug 2004 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have the exact same mouse working on 5.2.1 - Here is the section from XF86Config Section InputDevice Identifier Mouse0 Driver mouse Option Protocol auto Option Device /dev/sysmouse

Re: ntpd as broadcastclient - not working?

2004-08-29 Thread W. D.
Hi Danny, Thanks again for your reply. More below... At 18:44 8/28/2004, Danny Mayer wrote: At 06:35 PM 8/28/2004, W. D. wrote: I did some fooling around and found some diagnostic programs. I don't know why you are doing this since I already told you that I fixed a bug referenced in bugzilla

how to get ndis support working in freebsd

2004-08-29 Thread Sanjay Makadia
Hi, I am newbie as far as freebsd is concerned. I installed the latest version of freebsd 5.2.1 last week and to make my wireless card to work i need ndis wrapper. I searched for it on the web and found the necessary drivers. I searched for ndis on my system but it seems like its not there. Do

Re: ntpd as broadcastclient - not working?

2004-08-29 Thread Harlan Stenn
I'd recommend the latest ntp-dev tarball once you have it: % tar xvzf ntp-dev-whatever.gz % cd ntp-dev-whatever % mkdir A.x % cd A.x % ../configure % make % su # make install # /usr/local/bin/ntpd -gN -D2 (or whatever) And remember that you need to use authentication by default if you

Re: simultaneous apache 1.3x 2.x

2004-08-29 Thread Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC
On Aug 28, 2004, at 6:02 PM, Eric F Crist wrote: Robin Becker wrote: I'm trying to install squirrelmail, but it seems that PHP + apache 2 + squirrelmail doesn't go. I tried and although the install proceeds I get crashes in PHP. PHP appears to deprecate apache 2 at present and looking at the

The FreeBSD Diary: 2004-08-08 - 2004-08-28

2004-08-29 Thread Dan Langille
The FreeBSD Diary contains a large number of practical examples and how-to guides. This message is posted weekly to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with the aim of letting people know what's available on the website. Before you post a question here it might be a good idea to first search the mailing list

FreeBSD

2004-08-29 Thread falko klein
Dear FreeBSD-Team, I am looking for somebody officially representing FreeBSD for a short e-mail-interview. As a background: I am student at Faculty of Management in Ingolstadt, writing my final thesis about open-source-projects. Kind regards, Falko falko klein m├╝nzbergstrasse 9 85049

Re: FreeBSD

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
As far as I know, FreeBSD, although does have a development and a maintainance team, it is much loosely coupled. Anyone may join the team if they contribute something which the development team thinks to be worthwhile to be included into the FreeBSD project. So like M$ and similar concerns, you

Re: newest PHP port upgrade broke php5-mbstring-5.0.1 ?

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
Really fishy. I can't see anything wrong. Did you cvsup your ports tree with ports-all? If not then I would recommend to do so and then try the upgrade. And do not forget to do a make clean without s before starting to build. If that also fails then try to run portupgrade -a on the updated ports

Re: newest PHP port upgrade broke php5-mbstring-5.0.1 ?

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
PS: by build I meant manually cd to the directory and make clean all install without the s. Regards S. On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 14:24:20 +0530, Subhro [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Really fishy. I can't see anything wrong. Did you cvsup your ports tree with ports-all? If not then I would recommend to do

Re: xf86config for Toshiba satellite pro laptop

2004-08-29 Thread Cristi Tauber
Hello there, i have the same problem with an older Toshiba Satellite version (4090 CDS). I ignore the error, just like you said, i go to install a windows manager, i choose GNOME, press enter to install but it does nothing, same thing happens with any manager i choose. Since it was

Re: KlamAV on FreeBSD...

2004-08-29 Thread Mike Hauber
Thanks all for the replies... The reason I'm looking for something to run under a GUI is that I've set up a network at my folks house which includes a FreeBSD box running Samba. My Dad isn't comfortable with a command prompt yet, but he's interested in poking around to see what FreeBSD (and

4-stable termios diff behaviour lc/lc_r

2004-08-29 Thread Tijl Coosemans
Hi list, I think I've found a possible bug in 4-stable, though I'm not that kind of an expert so I'll leave that decision up to you. Attached is a little test program that opens /dev/cuaa0 and tries to read 4 bytes. When compiled using gcc vtime.c -o vtime there's no problem. For example, when

RE: simultaneous apache 1.3x 2.x

2004-08-29 Thread Scott Stahl
You can run multiple instances of Apache on your machine but they cannot all use port 80 which is standard. I would recommend using a higher port for your Squirrelmail, something like 8081 or better yet use https. Honestly though I would stay away from Apache 2 all togeither as Apache 1.3.x is

Re: ntpd as broadcastclient - not working?

2004-08-29 Thread Matthew Seaman
On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 02:07:16AM -0500, W. D. wrote: Hi folks, I have Tardis (Windows) running on my network broadcasting NTP time signals (right now every 4 seconds), but the FreeBSD machine is running 5 seconds faster than all the other computers. Here are the lines that I added

Re: can't find manual pages

2004-08-29 Thread R. W.
On Saturday 28 August 2004 23:27, JB Fields wrote: Hi, Just finished installing BSD 5.0. Had an old CD, made an ISO image, attached it as a CDRom to a new VMWare machine, booted form it, and can log on. If I were you I'd download a 5.2.1 iso and start again. 5.0 is a sort of first-cut beta

Re: how to get ndis support working in freebsd

2004-08-29 Thread Phil Schulz
Sanjay Makadia wrote: Hi, I am newbie as far as freebsd is concerned. I installed the latest version of freebsd 5.2.1 last week and to make my wireless card to work i need ndis wrapper. I searched for it on the web and found the necessary drivers. I searched for ndis on my system but it seems

CUPS not initialising USB printer correctly?

2004-08-29 Thread Ian Moore
Hi, I've been using CUPS with a couple of epson inkjet over the last few years. My old inkjet which was a parallel port version seemed to work OK (albeit *very* slowly). When I bought a new C61 USB printer a couple of years ago, I found it printed OK sometimes, but often the first time I print

Re: cannot install KDE3 or KDE-LITE from ports

2004-08-29 Thread R. W.
On Sunday 29 August 2004 04:29, Peter Ryan wrote: Thanks for the reply, but are you sure I need to do a port upgrade after the cvsup if I am installing from the newly updated port. KDE is the first application i am installing after the standard installation of 4.10, and the error is a

Re: vinum, fsck generates errors when Plex 1 is up

2004-08-29 Thread Peter A. Giessel
* What problems are you having? fsck reports dozens and dozens of errors and the filesystem as corrupt whenever I start Plex 1. * Which version of FreeBSD are you running? 5.2.1-RELEASE * Have you made any changes to the system sources, including Vinum? No, I recompiled the kernel a couple

vinum revive does not rebuild parity (was vinum rebuildparity, when?)

2004-08-29 Thread Stijn Hoop
On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 02:24:46PM +0200, Christian Laursen wrote: Stijn Hoop [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Wed, Aug 25, 2004 at 12:08:53PM +0200, Christian Laursen wrote: When reviving a disk the data on that disk is calculated from the data and the parity on the other disks. Yes,

Re: newfs_msdos bootstrap file

2004-08-29 Thread Henrik W Lund
Matthew Crowe wrote: Hi All, In the newfs_msdos(8) man page, there is a -B option to add a bootstrap from a file. How do you generate this bootstrap? I wanted to make a FAT32 filesystem that Windows or Dos could boot, from freebsd. Newfs_msdos creates the filesystem just fine.. it just won't

Re: simultaneous apache 1.3x 2.x

2004-08-29 Thread Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC
On Aug 28, 2004, at 11:58 PM, Scott Stahl wrote: You can run multiple instances of Apache on your machine but they cannot all use port 80 which is standard. Only if you have one IP address. If you have aliased IP addresses on the same machine, you can run each apache on its own IP and on port

Re: newest PHP port upgrade broke php5-mbstring-5.0.1 ?

2004-08-29 Thread Miles Keaton
On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 14:24:20 +0530, Subhro [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Really fishy. I can't see anything wrong. Did you cvsup your ports tree with ports-all? If not then I would recommend to do so and then try the upgrade. And do not forget to do a make clean without s before starting to build.

Re: Microsoft Cordless Optical Mouse and 5.2

2004-08-29 Thread Anish Mistry
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On Saturday 28 August 2004 11:26 pm, Peter Leftwich wrote: On Sat, 28 Aug 2004 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have the exact same mouse working on 5.2.1 - Here is the section from XF86Config Section InputDevice Identifier Mouse0

Re: FreeBSD

2004-08-29 Thread epilogue
On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 10:01:13 +0200 falko klein [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dear FreeBSD-Team, I am looking for somebody officially representing FreeBSD for a short e-mail-interview. hello falko, just for the sake of completeness, you may also want to consider contacting:

Re: Alcatel SpeedTouch 330 USB + FreeBSD 5.2.1 + PPPoE -- a nightmare!

2004-08-29 Thread David Gerard
Hugo Silva ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) [040829 08:53]: Today I went to a friend's house to install FreeBSD on his workstation, trying to make him change to open source software. I am a cable user and he has ADSL. I had never configured ADSL on FreeBSD, nor USB connections to the net. So I did some

re: building new kernel fails during build of 'ath' driver

2004-08-29 Thread Fredrik Andersson
I have the same problem too compile the kernel with ath support .. if_ath_pci.o (.text+0xd4):undefined reference to 'ath_hal_probe' *** error code 1 My config, FreeBSD 5.2.1-Release on a laptop IBM-A20m. Hope someone have a good ide why or any solution of the problem .. Fred.

Re: FreeBSD

2004-08-29 Thread Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 10:01:13 +0200, falko klein [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dear FreeBSD-Team, I am looking for somebody officially representing FreeBSD for a short e-mail-interview. As a background: I am student at Faculty of Management in Ingolstadt, writing my final thesis about

finding the ip address

2004-08-29 Thread Steven Friedrich
I'm messing with ubermon for superkaramba and I want to know how to get my hosts ip address from the command line (and only the ip address). I know I can grep and sed rc.conf or the output of ifconfig, but I'm hoping there's a command like whoami for the ip address.

Re: finding the ip address

2004-08-29 Thread Matt Emmerton
I'm messing with ubermon for superkaramba and I want to know how to get my hosts ip address from the command line (and only the ip address). I know I can grep and sed rc.conf or the output of ifconfig, but I'm hoping there's a command like whoami for the ip address. There isn't anything that

Re: finding the ip address

2004-08-29 Thread Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
Matt Emmerton wrote: I'm messing with ubermon for superkaramba and I want to know how to get my hosts ip address from the command line (and only the ip address). I know I can grep and sed rc.conf or the output of ifconfig, but I'm hoping there's a command like whoami for the ip address.

Re: finding the ip address

2004-08-29 Thread Steven Friedrich
On Sunday 29 August 2004 04:04 pm, Matt Emmerton wrote: I'm messing with ubermon for superkaramba and I want to know how to get my hosts ip address from the command line (and only the ip address). I know I can grep and sed rc.conf or the output of ifconfig, but I'm hoping there's a

Re: finding the ip address

2004-08-29 Thread Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P. wrote: Matt Emmerton wrote: I'm messing with ubermon for superkaramba and I want to know how to get my hosts ip address from the command line (and only the ip address). I know I can grep and sed rc.conf or the output of ifconfig, but I'm hoping there's a command

Re: finding the ip address

2004-08-29 Thread Wojciech Puchar
I modifies your solution slightly, so I could use it for more interfaces easily. ifconfig dc0 | grep inet|awk '{print $2}' ___ if your host use DHCP - you may add something to your dhclient.conf and make some script to record it's IP.

Re: finding the ip address

2004-08-29 Thread Wojciech Puchar
Doh! You'd still have to deal with some text output, though. Sorry. KDK host -t A `hostname`|head -1|cut -f 4 -d ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to

recover HD boot mbr

2004-08-29 Thread fbsd_user
I used an old ms/windows 98 PC to install 5.3 beta1 as a dual bootable system. During the 5.3 install I created the boot manager. After the basic install I was able to boot 5.3 but did not test boot win98. I then did a 5.3 kernel recompile and booted the kernel. I then tried to boot win98 by

Re: simultaneous apache 1.3x 2.x

2004-08-29 Thread August Simonelli
On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 00:20:04 +0100, Robin Becker [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm trying to install squirrelmail, but it seems that PHP + apache 2 + squirrelmail doesn't go. I tried and although the install proceeds I get crashes in PHP. I got apache2/courier-imap/php4/squirrelmail running ok on

Re: xf86config for Toshiba satellite pro laptop

2004-08-29 Thread Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
Vaughan Moore wrote: I'm a complete newbie and I'm trying to set up X server on a Toshiba Satellite pro 4620dvd laptop. Everytime I run through xf86cfg or xf86cfg -textmode I get the error message The XFree86 configuration process seems to have failed. Would you like to try again? Obviously,

Re: xf86config for Toshiba satellite pro laptop

2004-08-29 Thread hoe-waa
Aloha Vaughan, Vaughan Moore wrote: I'm a complete newbie and I'm trying to set up X server on a Toshiba Satellite pro 4620dvd laptop. Everytime I run through xf86cfg or xf86cfg -textmode I get the error message The XFree86 configuration process seems to have failed. Would you like to try

Re: Alcatel SpeedTouch 330 USB + FreeBSD 5.2.1 + PPPoE -- a nightmare!

2004-08-29 Thread Hugo Silva
Yes, tell me about the instructions that don't work. I could only get a response from the PPPoE server 7 hours later.. just to get stuck on: Too many LCP requests sent - abandoning negotiation. It would be nice if some PPP guru could explain what that error means (apart from too many LCP

Re: recover HD boot mbr

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
What is your slicing, errr partitioning scheme? Regards S. On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 18:47:14 -0400, fbsd_user [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I used an old ms/windows 98 PC to install 5.3 beta1 as a dual bootable system. During the 5.3 install I created the boot manager. After the basic install I was

Re: Microsoft Cordless Optical Mouse and 5.2

2004-08-29 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Sat, 28 Aug 2004, Chip wrote: FWIW- I have a MS Optical USB cordless mouse on my 5.2.1 box, connected to a Belkin OmniCube 4-port kvm switch with a usb-ps2 adapter, and it works great in both X and console windows. My XF86Config mouse section looks like this - And my rc.conf contains these

Problems compiling Gtk code

2004-08-29 Thread Fernando Gleiser
I'm trying to build a GIMP pluging for RAW files. There isn't a port for it and the plugin suffers from the All the world's Linux disease. The plugin doesn't use autoconf or anything similar, just the makefile and a .c file. So far I could make it compile by adding the corresponding -I flags to

RE: recover HD boot mbr

2004-08-29 Thread JJB
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 18:47:14 -0400, fbsd_user [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I used an old ms/windows 98 PC to install 5.3 beta1 as a dual bootable system. During the 5.3 install I created the boot manager. After the basic install I was able to boot 5.3 but did not test

AARRRGGHHH! (was Re: TIMEOUT - WRITE_DMA errors in security output)

2004-08-29 Thread Louis LeBlanc
On 08/28/04 09:04 AM, Subhro sat at the `puter and typed: Well it is really unfortunate that hard disks don't need a reason to die. Maybe you are right. Are you using a 40 conductor or a 80 conductor cable? You can also try disabling DMA by setting the values displayed by sysctl -a | grep dma

Apache failure after php-pspell and aspell upgrade

2004-08-29 Thread Michael Sharp
This morning, after updating: php4-pspell-4.3.8_3 aspell-0.60 I now get the following error in httpd-error.log when attempting to restart apache 2.x: /usr/libexec/ld-elf.so.1: /usr/local/lib/libaspell.so.16: Undefined symbol pthread_mutex_init Fix underway for this? Michael

Re: Apache failure after php-pspell and aspell upgrade

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
Did you do a complete sync of your ports tree prior to upgrading? And did you do a portupgrade -a? Regards S. On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 23:22:30 -0400 (EDT), Michael Sharp [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This morning, after updating: php4-pspell-4.3.8_3 aspell-0.60 I now get the following error in

Re: recover HD boot mbr

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
Boot up the box using a recovery disk, err I guess its called a startup floppy in the M$ world, and run at command prompt fdisk /mbr It would warn about non standard MBR and stuff but go through it. You should be able to boot back into Win98. But coming back to the FreeBSD Issue, If you have got

Re: AARRRGGHHH! (was Re: TIMEOUT - WRITE_DMA errors in security output)

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
Although highly unlikely, but could you check your BIOS and enable DMA if there is any setting for it? Alternatively, old BIOSses are really messy about handling New hard drives. So reflashing the BIOS is also a good option if your mo'bo manufacturer offers something new. Also you did not indicate

Squirell mail login problem

2004-08-29 Thread indunil
Hey , I installed PHP, Couier-Imap and squirell mail for sendmail under freeBSD 5.21. but when i go to squirell mail and login to it, it says unknown user name and password. pls help me. Thanks Indunil Jayasooriya Healthiness of the System 99.99%

Install freeze

2004-08-29 Thread calebsbc
Hi sorry to bother anyone, but I have looked high and low for about 4 days trying to find a solution to this problem with no avail. I have a Toshiba Dynabook v4/410pmew Japanese model.(I lived in Japan for 2 years) And I am trying to install FreeBSD. I have tried many other dist of Linux but have

Re: Install freeze

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
What are the USB devices present on your lappy? Is it possible to completely disable USB from the BIOS and try to go through install? Also which version of FreeBSD are you trying out? Regards S. On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 22:43:56 -0500, calebsbc [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi sorry to bother anyone, but

[OT] 6 Available Gmail Accounts Up for Grabs!

2004-08-29 Thread James W. Thompson, II
I have 6 Gmail invitations to give out and am offering on a first come, first served basis. Grab them while you can. http://gmail.google.com/gmail/a-5cb03dc1c9-e7e09b56fb-479b98b8bc http://gmail.google.com/gmail/a-5cb03dc1c9-c833787037-045d087df3

Re: Squirell mail login problem

2004-08-29 Thread Juha Saarinen
On Mon, 30 Aug 2004 09:51:14 +0600, indunil [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hey , I installed PHP, Couier-Imap and squirell mail for sendmail under freeBSD 5.21. but when i go to squirell mail and login to it, it says unknown user name and password. Is Courier-IMAP working for you? Have you tested

MAXDSIZ and MAXSIZ

2004-08-29 Thread Dennis George
I was going through the following post to understand MAXDSIZ and MAXSSIZ... Its really a helpfull post... http://docs.freebsd.org/cgi/getmsg.cgi?fetch=83003+0+archive/2002/freebsd-hackers/20020804.freebsd-hackers But I have a doubt about this... Is the MAXDSIZ the offset or

protocol priority

2004-08-29 Thread i18rabbit
with FreeBSD 4.10 functioning as a 'ppp -nat' LAN server, is there anyway to prioritize the processing of protocols? for example, i am grabbing nntp data, and i want it at a much lower priority than http data - when i use my browser, i want to see a 90/10 ratio of http/nntp packets in tcpdump on

sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2004-08-29 Thread Rich Winkel
I'm running 4.10-release-p2. Sendmail is ignoring hosts.allow. Is this a known problem? Thanks, Rich ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: ntpd as broadcastclient - not working?

2004-08-29 Thread W. D.
At 06:04 8/29/2004, Matthew Seaman wrote: Re ntpd as broadcastclient - n1.emsfile://D:\Programs\Eudora\attach\Re ntpd as broadcastclient - n1.ems 0880.0002 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Disposition: inline On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 02:07:16AM -0500, W. D. wrote: Hi folks,

Which disk is which

2004-08-29 Thread John Summerfield
I've booted a 5.2.1 miniinstall CD and got to the point where I choose which disk to install onto. My choices are ad0 da0 Great. How do I know which disk is which? _I_ could work it out if the panel displayed information such as Brand Capacity Note: DOS names would be worse than useless

Re: Which disk is which

2004-08-29 Thread Juha Saarinen
On Mon, 30 Aug 2004 13:18:39 +0800, John Summerfield [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've booted a 5.2.1 miniinstall CD and got to the point where I choose which disk to install onto. My choices are ad0 da0 Great. How do I know which disk is which? _I_ could work it out if the panel displayed

Re: [OT] 6 Available Gmail Accounts Up for Grabs!

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
Is this really relevant here? Regards S. On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 23:15:02 -0500, James W. Thompson, II [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have 6 Gmail invitations to give out and am offering on a first come, first served basis. Grab them while you can.

Re: Which disk is which

2004-08-29 Thread Subhro
Read the handbook buddy, its clearly given there that ad = IDE/ATA da = SCSI Regards S. On Mon, 30 Aug 2004 13:18:39 +0800, John Summerfield [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've booted a 5.2.1 miniinstall CD and got to the point where I choose which disk to install onto. My choices are ad0 da0

Re: Problems compiling Gtk code

2004-08-29 Thread kstewart
On Sunday 29 August 2004 07:35 pm, Fernando Gleiser wrote: I'm trying to build a GIMP pluging for RAW files. There isn't a port for it and the plugin suffers from the All the world's Linux disease. The plugin doesn't use autoconf or anything similar, just the makefile and a .c file. So far I