mysql version question

2006-08-17 Thread jan gestre
i recently upgraded the mysql 4.1.20 ports (both client and server) via portmanager to version 4.1.21, however as i login to the mysql prompt or phpmyadmin what i see is the old version, does this mean i still run on the old version? is there a way to fix these? TIA

Re: mysql version question

2006-08-17 Thread jan gestre
On 8/17/06, jan gestre [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: i recently upgraded the mysql 4.1.20 ports (both client and server) via portmanager to version 4.1.21, however as i login to the mysql prompt or phpmyadmin what i see is the old version, does this mean i still run on the old version? is there a

Re: Flash Upgrade

2006-08-17 Thread Gerard Seibert
chris wrote: I didn't see any such notices in fresh ports. Port: linux-flashplugin-7.0r63_1 Path: /usr/ports/www/linux-flashplugin7 Info: Adobe Flash Player NPAPI Plugin Maint: [EMAIL PROTECTED] B-deps: R-deps: linux_base-fc-4_7 WWW:http://www.adobe.com/ Is this what you are

Re: mysql version question

2006-08-17 Thread Gerard Seibert
jan gestre wrote: On 8/17/06, jan gestre [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: i recently upgraded the mysql 4.1.20 ports (both client and server) via portmanager to version 4.1.21, however as i login to the mysql prompt or phpmyadmin what i see is the old version, does this mean i still run on the

Sata/IDE drive recognition problem

2006-08-17 Thread Vizion
Hi While preparing to move a system from i386 to amd architecture The existing system is dual booting i386 for 5.4 stable and 6.0. My plan is to remove both systems, preserve my data and reinstall 6.1 amd from cd. The motherboard is a FA-K8N51GMF-9 with 3 hard drives installed. 2xSata and

Re: USB Media Keys

2006-08-17 Thread Alastair G. Hogge
On Friday 11 August 2006 05:08, Jeff Molofee wrote: Is it possible to get USB media keys to work in FreeBSD 6.x? I can't get anything to even see the keys, I would like to get my volume keys working on a Saitek Eclipse keyboard. Try hotkeys: http://ypwong.org/hotkeys/ or google for more

Downgrade port

2006-08-17 Thread Johnny Choque
Hi all, When I have tried to install java 1.5 in freebsd 6.1-release using the binary file provided in: http://www.freebsdfoundation.org/downloads/java.shtml I got an error message pointing out that it needed javavmwrapper-2.0.6 instead of 2.3 (which I actually have installed). I'm trying to use

cdrecord

2006-08-17 Thread dick hoogendijk
Installed cdrecord from ports. This version does not include DVD-R/DVD-RW support code. Cdrecord-porDVD is needed. I want to burn DVD-R's. Can this be done with FreeBSD? Do I need cdrecord-devel for this? -- dick -- http://nagual.nl/ -- PGP/GnuPG key: F86289CE ++ Running FreeBSD 6.1 ++ The

Re: cdrecord

2006-08-17 Thread Igor Robul
On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:44:59PM +0200, dick hoogendijk wrote: Installed cdrecord from ports. This version does not include DVD-R/DVD-RW support code. Cdrecord-porDVD is needed. I want to burn DVD-R's. Can this be done with FreeBSD? Do I need cdrecord-devel for this? sysutils/dvd+rw-tools

Re: cdrecord

2006-08-17 Thread Mikhail Goriachev
dick hoogendijk wrote: Installed cdrecord from ports. This version does not include DVD-R/DVD-RW support code. Cdrecord-porDVD is needed. I want to burn DVD-R's. Can this be done with FreeBSD? Do I need cdrecord-devel for this? Does this help:

Re: cdrecord

2006-08-17 Thread Tom Grove
dick hoogendijk wrote: Installed cdrecord from ports. This version does not include DVD-R/DVD-RW support code. Cdrecord-porDVD is needed. I want to burn DVD-R's. Can this be done with FreeBSD? Do I need cdrecord-devel for this? You need to install /usr/ports/sysutils/dvd+rw-tools. This

Your solution to purchase Computer equipment

2006-08-17 Thread PowerSource Online
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Re: cdrecord

2006-08-17 Thread Fabian Keil
dick hoogendijk [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Installed cdrecord from ports. This version does not include DVD-R/DVD-RW support code. Cdrecord-porDVD is needed. I want to burn DVD-R's. Can this be done with FreeBSD? Do I need cdrecord-devel for this? Yes and yes, if you want to stick with the

Re: portupgrade bdb1 vs bdb4

2006-08-17 Thread Evren Yurtesen
Lowell Gilbert wrote: Evren Yurtesen [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: What is the advantage of using bdb4 instead of bdb1 while installing portupgrade? If you really want to follow it up: the pkg-descr points you to that information. I still dont see what is the advantage of using it with

rc.subr options conflict with one another

2006-08-17 Thread Calvin Hendryx-Parker
I stumbled upon a bug that I wanted to run by the list first before submitting it to the bugs list. If you create a start script and use rc.subr with both of these variables set in your script you won't get the desired effect. ${name}_user=myuser start_cmd=${command} start The first

FreeBSD 6.1 buildworld segfault on gcc

2006-08-17 Thread Mischa Peters
Hi All, Not sure if this is the right list, there are so many... but here it goes. :) I am trying to run buildworld on FreeBSD 6.1. Using RELENG_6_1. It segfaults on GCC with the following message: cc -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -DIN_GCC -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -DPREFIX=

Re: Downgrade port

2006-08-17 Thread Eric Schuele
On 08/17/2006 07:20, Johnny Choque wrote: Hi all, When I have tried to install java 1.5 in freebsd 6.1-release using the binary file provided in: http://www.freebsdfoundation.org/downloads/java.shtml I got an error message pointing out that it needed javavmwrapper-2.0.6 instead of 2.3 (which I

APC BioPod

2006-08-17 Thread Mike Ginsburg
Hello, I am looking into using fingerprint authentication on my machine and I have an APC BioPod scanner (usb) to work with. When I plug the scanner into the usb port, dmesg shows the following ugen1: vendor 0x08ff Fingerprint Sensor, rev 1.10/0.00, addr 4 Vendor 0x08ff points to AUTHENTEC

Re: FreeBSD 6.1 buildworld segfault on gcc

2006-08-17 Thread Alex Zbyslaw
Mischa Peters wrote: Hi All, Not sure if this is the right list, there are so many... but here it goes. :) Always a good place to start. I am trying to run buildworld on FreeBSD 6.1. Using RELENG_6_1. It segfaults on GCC with the following message: cc -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe

Re: FreeBSD 6.1 buildworld segfault on gcc

2006-08-17 Thread Mischa Peters
Hi Alex, Not sure if this is the right list, there are so many... but here it goes. :) Always a good place to start. Pfew ;) I am trying to run buildworld on FreeBSD 6.1. Using RELENG_6_1. It segfaults on GCC with the following message: cc -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -DIN_GCC

Mounting a snapshot of a file system

2006-08-17 Thread Odhiambo Washington
Hi all, I believe that this might be possible.. I have created a snapshot of a filesystem and moved it to a remote host: dump -L0af - / | ssh remote_host 'gzip snapshot.gz' Now I have the file snapshot.gz on the remote host. Two questions: 1. How can I mount this snapshot and access its

Re: FreeBSD 6.1 buildworld segfault on gcc

2006-08-17 Thread Alex Zbyslaw
Mischa Peters wrote: I am trying to run buildworld on FreeBSD 6.1. Using RELENG_6_1. It segfaults on GCC with the following message: cc -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -DIN_GCC -DHAVE_CONFIG_H - DPREFIX= \/usr/obj/usr/src/tmp/usr\ -I/usr/obj/usr/src/tmp/usr/ src/gnu/

Re: Downgrade port

2006-08-17 Thread Odhiambo Washington
* On 17/08/06 14:20 +0200, Johnny Choque wrote: | Hi all, | | When I have tried to install java 1.5 in freebsd 6.1-release using the | binary file provided in: | http://www.freebsdfoundation.org/downloads/java.shtml | | I got an error message pointing out that it needed javavmwrapper-2.0.6 |

Re: FreeBSD 6.1 buildworld segfault on gcc

2006-08-17 Thread Mischa Peters
Does it always segfault in the same place? If not then faulty memory is your number one suspect. For that try memtest86+ (google for it and burn a CD), or just try pulling memory sticks and seeing if the problem goes away (but beware static). It's always in the same place, with the

Perl question.

2006-08-17 Thread Greg Groth
I'm trying to install bandersnatch in conjunction with Jabber2 and running into some trouble. I'm following the how-to at: http://www.funkypenguin.co.za/bandersnatch_with_jabberd2 I've installed all of the listed sources from the ports, but when I run bandersnatch2.pl, I receive the following

Re: Perl question.

2006-08-17 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Aug 17), Greg Groth said: I'm trying to install bandersnatch in conjunction with Jabber2 and running into some trouble. I'm following the how-to at: http://www.funkypenguin.co.za/bandersnatch_with_jabberd2 I've installed all of the listed sources from the ports, but

lang/php4 defaults to cgi build?

2006-08-17 Thread Nikolas Britton
lang/php4 defaults to cgi build. When did we decide this? AFAIK it always built the apache module in the past... isn't that standard procedure for building a LAMP stack? -- BSD Podcasts @: http://bsdtalk.blogspot.com/ http://freebsdforall.blogspot.com/

Re: lang/php4 defaults to cgi build?

2006-08-17 Thread Frank Steinborn
Nikolas Britton wrote: lang/php4 defaults to cgi build. When did we decide this? AFAIK it always built the apache module in the past... isn't that standard procedure for building a LAMP stack? Did you try 'make config' in /usr/ports/lang/php4? I don't get your point. HTH, Frank

Re: lang/php4 defaults to cgi build?

2006-08-17 Thread Daniel Gerzo
Hello Nikolas, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:43:48 PM, you wrote: lang/php4 defaults to cgi build. When did we decide this? AFAIK it always built the apache module in the past... isn't that standard procedure for building a LAMP stack? 20060506: AFFECTS: users of PHP AUTHOR: [EMAIL

Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Ceri Davies
I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for it to fail a preen fsck. I cannot easily get to single-user on this machine, so is there a good way for me to dirty the filesystem just enough to force fsck -p to fail (yanking power also difficult)? umount -f /usr; reboot

Re: lang/php4 defaults to cgi build?

2006-08-17 Thread Bill Moran
In response to Frank Steinborn [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Nikolas Britton wrote: lang/php4 defaults to cgi build. When did we decide this? AFAIK it always built the apache module in the past... isn't that standard procedure for building a LAMP stack? Did you try 'make config' in

Re: Sendmail Access DB Question

2006-08-17 Thread Derek Ragona
Check the headers it may be from another domain. -Derek At 05:22 PM 8/16/2006, Chris Maness wrote: I have used the access db to allow e-mail's from domains that have been black listed by my black list DNS lists. It works for all the other e-mails / domains that I have listed except

Re: Sata/IDE drive recognition problem

2006-08-17 Thread Vizion
-Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Vizion Sent: Thursday, August 17, 2006 4:33 AM To: freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Subject: Sata/IDE drive recognition problem Hi While preparing to move a system from i386 to amd architecture

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Chuck Swiger
On Aug 17, 2006, at 9:55 AM, Ceri Davies wrote: I cannot easily get to single-user on this machine, so is there a good way for me to dirty the filesystem just enough to force fsck -p to fail (yanking power also difficult)? umount -f /usr; reboot doesn't seem to work... Edit a file on /usr and

How to bypass loader.conf at boot

2006-08-17 Thread Nguyen Tam Chinh
Hi all, I edited the /boot/loader.conf to add values for kern.maxdsiz and kern.dfldsiz. Unfortunately my server can not boot after that (the values are too big). How can I bypass the loader.conf parameters at boot? Or how I can change these values interactively? The server is located in a data

Re: How to bypass loader.conf at boot

2006-08-17 Thread Odhiambo Washington
* On 17/08/06 21:22 +0400, Nguyen Tam Chinh wrote: | Hi all, | | I edited the /boot/loader.conf to add values for kern.maxdsiz and | kern.dfldsiz. | Unfortunately my server can not boot after that (the values are too big). | How can I bypass the loader.conf parameters at | boot? Or how I can

Re: How to bypass loader.conf at boot

2006-08-17 Thread Erik Nørgaard
Nguyen Tam Chinh wrote: Hi all, I edited the /boot/loader.conf to add values for kern.maxdsiz and kern.dfldsiz. Unfortunately my server can not boot after that (the values are too big). How can I bypass the loader.conf parameters at boot? Or how I can change these values interactively?

Make subordinate CA

2006-08-17 Thread Dimitar Trandov - [EMAIL PROTECTED] Bank
Hi, I have to use MS Certificate Services configured on a Windows machine outside of my company My CA have to be subordinate to the CA on this MS Certificate Server (which would be the ROOT CA for my CA) and I want my CA can generate his own certificates. So, I created a certificate request

Re: BSDstats v3.0 - The Security Rewrite

2006-08-17 Thread Oliver Fromme
Marc G. Fournier wrote: Over the past few days, I've been working with Paul Schmehl and Matthew Seaman to come up with a more security sensitive version of BSDstats ... one that reduces the amount of sensitive information stored in the database down to ... zero. No IPs, no hostnames

Re: Sendmail Access DB Question

2006-08-17 Thread Chris Maness
Derek Ragona wrote: Check the headers it may be from another domain. -Derek At 05:22 PM 8/16/2006, Chris Maness wrote: I have used the access db to allow e-mail's from domains that have been black listed by my black list DNS lists. It works for all the other e-mails / domains that

Re[2]: How to bypass loader.conf at boot

2006-08-17 Thread Daniel Gerzo
Hello Odhiambo, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 7:47:20 PM, you wrote: * On 17/08/06 21:22 +0400, Nguyen Tam Chinh wrote: | Hi all, | | I edited the /boot/loader.conf to add values for kern.maxdsiz and | kern.dfldsiz. | Unfortunately my server can not boot after that (the values are too big).

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Daniel Gerzo
Hello Ceri, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, you wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for it to fail a preen fsck. I cannot easily get to single-user on this machine, so is there a good way for me to dirty the filesystem just enough to force

Re: Sendmail Access DB Question

2006-08-17 Thread Chris Maness
Derek Ragona wrote: Check the headers it may be from another domain. -Derek At 05:22 PM 8/16/2006, Chris Maness wrote: I have used the access db to allow e-mail's from domains that have been black listed by my black list DNS lists. It works for all the other e-mails / domains that

Re: Perl question.

2006-08-17 Thread Greg Groth
Dan Nelson wrote: A quick web search shows that POE::Preprocessor was removed from POE in March. http://search.cpan.org/src/RCAPUTO/POE-0.3601/CHANGES : 2006-03-11 23:11:39 (r1887) by rcaputo poe/lib/POE/Preprocessor.pm D; poe/lib/POE/Macro D; poe/tests/10_units/01_preprocessor D;

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Jerry McAllister
Hello Ceri, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, you wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for it to fail a preen fsck. I cannot easily get to single-user on this machine, so is there a good way for me to dirty the filesystem just enough

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Ceri Davies
On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:58:03PM -0400, Jerry McAllister wrote: Hello Ceri, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, you wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for it to fail a preen fsck. I cannot easily get to single-user on this

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Ceri Davies
On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 08:15:11PM +0200, Daniel Gerzo wrote: Hello Ceri, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, you wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for it to fail a preen fsck. I cannot easily get to single-user on this machine, so is

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Ceri Davies
On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 08:11:42PM +0100, Ceri Davies wrote: On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:58:03PM -0400, Jerry McAllister wrote: Hello Ceri, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, you wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for it to

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Aug 17), Ceri Davies said: On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:58:03PM -0400, Jerry McAllister wrote: Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, Ceri wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for it to fail a preen fsck. I cannot

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Ceri Davies
On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:21:30PM -0500, Dan Nelson wrote: In the last episode (Aug 17), Ceri Davies said: On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:58:03PM -0400, Jerry McAllister wrote: Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, Ceri wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not

joining a windows 2000 network

2006-08-17 Thread Clinton Gibson
hello i having some major trouble getting this freebsd server to work with my windows 2000 network. i have one machine with the freebsd, two windows 2000 client computers tring to email each other threw the freebsd machine using outlook and a windows 2000 server with AD and DNS on it. i was

Re: joining a windows 2000 network

2006-08-17 Thread Bill Moran
In response to Clinton Gibson [EMAIL PROTECTED]: hello i having some major trouble getting this freebsd server to work with my windows 2000 network. i have one machine with the freebsd, two windows 2000 client computers tring to email each other threw the freebsd machine using outlook

Opera spellcheck doesn't work (aspell does)

2006-08-17 Thread Martin Tournoij
Spell checking in opera doesn't work, opera says that aspell isn't installed (it is). comandline aspell works fine. The weirdest thing is that the problem is present at both my workstations, the one at home and the one at work, one is running FreeBSD 6.0 and the other 6.1. Opera 8.5

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Ceri Davies [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:21:30PM -0500, Dan Nelson wrote: What kind of setup do you have where you can't get to single-user mode, but you apparently want fsck -p to fail (which will put you in single-user mode)? fsck -p failing will drop back to

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Ceri Davies
On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 04:23:01PM -0400, Lowell Gilbert wrote: Ceri Davies [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:21:30PM -0500, Dan Nelson wrote: What kind of setup do you have where you can't get to single-user mode, but you apparently want fsck -p to fail (which will

Re: Sendmail Access DB Question

2006-08-17 Thread Derek Ragona
It doesn't check for forged headers but matches against the domain in the from. The matching goes from right to left. -Derek At 01:18 PM 8/17/2006, Chris Maness wrote: Derek Ragona wrote: Check the headers it may be from another domain. -Derek At 05:22 PM 8/16/2006,

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Chris Whitehouse
Ceri Davies wrote: On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:58:03PM -0400, Jerry McAllister wrote: Hello Ceri, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, you wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for it to fail a preen fsck. I cannot easily get to single-user on this

Re: Wilfully dirtying a filesystem

2006-08-17 Thread Ceri Davies
On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 09:39:51PM +0100, Chris Whitehouse wrote: Ceri Davies wrote: On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 02:58:03PM -0400, Jerry McAllister wrote: Hello Ceri, Thursday, August 17, 2006, 6:55:08 PM, you wrote: I have a system on which /usr is slightly hosed, but not badly enough for

Error Message While Building Port

2006-08-17 Thread Gerard Seibert
While installing kdelibs, the following message was displayed: configure: WARNING: sys/mount.h: present but cannot be compiled configure: WARNING: sys/mount.h: check for missing prerequisite headers? configure: WARNING: sys/mount.h: see the Autoconf documentation configure: WARNING:

Re: Flash Upgrade

2006-08-17 Thread Danny Pansters
On Thursday 17 August 2006 12:52, Gerard Seibert wrote: chris wrote: I didn't see any such notices in fresh ports. Port: linux-flashplugin-7.0r63_1 Path: /usr/ports/www/linux-flashplugin7 Info: Adobe Flash Player NPAPI Plugin Maint: [EMAIL PROTECTED] B-deps: R-deps:

Re: Flash Upgrade

2006-08-17 Thread Garrett Cooper
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Danny Pansters wrote: On Thursday 17 August 2006 12:52, Gerard Seibert wrote: chris wrote: I didn't see any such notices in fresh ports. Port: linux-flashplugin-7.0r63_1 Path: /usr/ports/www/linux-flashplugin7 Info: Adobe Flash Player

Re: new 6.1 install will not boot

2006-08-17 Thread Perry Hutchison
The BIOS clears the screen and loads the boot sector, then nothing. I'm not sure exactly what the problem is, but I can say I've installed FreeBSD x.y on just about every flavor of Dell hardware without much trouble, so it should work for you. Disclaimer: the Dimension line is highly

/ports/multimedia/gstreamer-plugins80/ fails

2006-08-17 Thread Oliver Iberien
I was trying to compile audacity, when this happened. gstreamer was already installed. Does anyone know a way around this? Thanks! bsd# cd /usr/ports/multimedia/gstreamer-plugins80/ bsd# make install clean

Needing a guide/tutorial please

2006-08-17 Thread Steve Lake
Looking for a guide online somewhere that will walk me through setting up a mail server with the following items on it. SpamAssassin Postfix (pop3 and smtp setup) MySQL (for database driven mail user administration) MyPHPAdmin (to visually admin the database) Squirrelmail (for webmail)

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Re: Needing a guide/tutorial please

2006-08-17 Thread jan gestre
On 8/18/06, Steve Lake [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Looking for a guide online somewhere that will walk me through setting up a mail server with the following items on it. SpamAssassin Postfix (pop3 and smtp setup) MySQL (for database driven mail user administration) MyPHPAdmin (to

Laser Scanners: Do you know what Kyeboard Wedge is ?

2006-08-17 Thread Henry Lenzi
Hi -- I need to purchase a handheld laser scanner (for a market) and I would like it to work with FreeBSD, as that is the OS I plan on installing there (preferably, if I can - I want to avoid Linux, if possible). I found this, that claims to work out of the box. Apparently, there is this

Re: Laser Scanners: Do you know what Kyeboard Wedge is ?

2006-08-17 Thread Serban Giuroiu
On Thursday 17 August 2006 22:01, Henry Lenzi wrote: I found this, that claims to work out of the box. Apparently, there is this interface called Keyboard Wedge. Anyone know anything about this interface and how its integrated in FreeBSD? There's some info here:

Re: Laser Scanners: Do you know what Kyeboard Wedge is ?

2006-08-17 Thread Henry Lenzi
I've used one of these beore. (...) Basically, it it pretends to be a keyboard. It plugs into the PS/2 port (...) with any operating system that supports a PS/2 keyboard. No special driver necessary. Thanks for answering. I'm much more optimistic now about using FreeBSD for my inventory needs.