Re: Strange X problem

2006-10-06 Thread Norberto Meijome
On Fri, 06 Oct 2006 00:10:44 -0500 Paul Schmehl [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I can type starx or gdm after logging in as root, but that's not what I want. Not sure if it is the same as with gdm, but gdm installs an rc file in /usr/X11R6/etc/rc.d/gdm gdm_enable=YES needs to be added to rc.conf.

strange DNS problem

2006-10-06 Thread Wojciech Puchar
one of my users reporting problem sending e-mail to @mil.be sendmail reports host name lookup failure host reports [EMAIL PROTECTED] ~]$ host -t mx mil.be mil.be mail is handled by 10 hermes01.mil.be. [EMAIL PROTECTED] ~]$ host -t a hermes01.mil.be hermes01.mil.be has address 194.7.21.40

Re: port php5 - what I am supposed to do here?

2006-10-06 Thread Alex Zbyslaw
Matt Emmerton wrote: Hello List, Portuadit telles my about the open_basedir Race Condition Vulnerability, OK. By reading the advisory on http://www.hardened-php.net/advisory_082006.132.html I can safely say this does not apply to our environment, we don't use open_basedir or safe_mode and

stop ata drive rotation after umount

2006-10-06 Thread Michel Le Cocq
Hello, I want to stop the rotation of my ata drive after umounting them and restore it back juste before the mount process. I try to do this on some backup disk which are normaly not mount and only for restore and backup process. If I can stop the rotation of these disk, I can obtain a reduce of

Re: FreeBSD and 2 ADSL links

2006-10-06 Thread Josh Paetzel
On Thursday 05 October 2006 20:22, J65nko wrote: On 10/5/06, Thiago Rocha [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: hi! Brazilian I and do not say English, I forgive for any error! I have a FreeBSD Server (5.4). This server links ADSL has two, and I need to balance the load between them, e also case

Re: checksum mismatch

2006-10-06 Thread Bill Moran
jan gestre [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 10/6/06, jan gestre [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: guys, i'm having problems with the amavisd-new port, portupgrade reports that there is a mismatch so amavisd-new won't update, i tried # make deinstall and # make reinstall i was able to

A Question of How to Handle Numerical Notation

2006-10-06 Thread Martin McCormick
I am writing a program on a UNIX system to munch the text output of a Cisco VOIP call manager and turn those data in to something that looks like the output of our hard-wired PBX. Fortunately, the data we need are a subset of all the data available so the main problem is simply that of

Re: strange DNS problem

2006-10-06 Thread Bill Moran
Wojciech Puchar [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: one of my users reporting problem sending e-mail to @mil.be sendmail reports host name lookup failure host reports [EMAIL PROTECTED] ~]$ host -t mx mil.be mil.be mail is handled by 10 hermes01.mil.be. [EMAIL PROTECTED] ~]$ host -t a

Re: Member of group wheel, but still can't shutdown system?

2006-10-06 Thread thomas
On Thursday 05 October 2006 01:25 pm, albi wrote: On Thu, 5 Oct 2006 13:24:14 +0200 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've just installed FreeBSD 6.1 and listed myself as a member of the wheel group during the add users portion of the installation. For some reason I have not put a finger on yet I

Re: unattended installation

2006-10-06 Thread Jonathan Horne
On Thursday 05 October 2006 16:59, pete wright wrote: On 10/5/06, Carlos Ramirez [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, how I do an unattended installation? I want to create an installation CD of a FreeBSD and run some scripts automatically after.. Some ideas?

RE : Re: cheapskate webmail interface

2006-10-06 Thread Desmond Coughlan
you may want to try roundcube http://www.roundcube.net although it's still on beta the interface's rocks, nothing you ever experienced before, certainly cooler than squirrelmail with AJAX like interface. Interesting... OK, I've got roundcube installed, the tables are created,

Re: strange DNS problem

2006-10-06 Thread Wojciech Puchar
where's a problem? while hostr is able to get IP addresses but then reports servfail? I don't see that error when I try the same lookups. host -t a hermes01.mil.be hermes01.mil.be has address 194.7.21.40 hermes01.mil.be has address 193.191.219.40 I suspect the problem is in your resolver

Re: Strange X problem

2006-10-06 Thread Robert Huff
Paul Schmehl writes: Not really. I want X to start *without* requiring a console login and prompt me for a login in the gui, just like my workstation does. The traditional answer is to put an entry in /etc/ttys. (See the man page for details.)

Re: strange DNS problem

2006-10-06 Thread Bill Moran
Wojciech Puchar [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: where's a problem? while hostr is able to get IP addresses but then reports servfail? I don't see that error when I try the same lookups. host -t a hermes01.mil.be hermes01.mil.be has address 194.7.21.40 hermes01.mil.be has address

Re: strange DNS problem

2006-10-06 Thread Wojciech Puchar
zone 0.0.127.in-addr.arpa in { type master; file 127;}; and then master and slaves domains definitions below. Just a theory: Do you possibly have recursive queries locked down too where is it set? far, and does resolution of that name require recursion? it is possible almost sure.

Re: port php5 - what I am supposed to do here?

2006-10-06 Thread Eric
Alain Wolf wrote: Thanks Matt, that did it. I knew it there was a way. :-) But then ... As everything was in sync again, I wanted to install the suhosin-patch And see what happens: === Patching for php5-5.1.6_1 === Applying distribution patches for php5-5.1.6_1 === Applying

Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread Grant Peel
Hi all, I currently keep file dumps of all filesystems on our servers on a secure raid 5 box, lees of course, the proc and swap dir. These dumps look like this and are done and transfered to a NFS filesystem in the /mnt/ dir. server1-usr-full-dump server1-home-full-dump

Portsnap Update Question

2006-10-06 Thread Chris
I would like to verify whether my active installed ports are updated when I run the portsnap fetch update. I've read the handbook and man but I don't get a comfortable feeling that the question is answered in definitive terms that have meaning to me. I'm preparing to apply all the recent

Re: Portsnap Update Question

2006-10-06 Thread Armin Pirkovitsch
Chris wrote: I would like to verify whether my active installed ports are updated when I run the portsnap fetch update. I've read the handbook and man but I don't get a comfortable feeling that the question is answered in definitive terms that have meaning to me. I'm preparing to apply all

Re: Portsnap Update Question

2006-10-06 Thread RW
On Friday 06 October 2006 15:14, Chris wrote: I've been doing is then running portsnap fetch update to apply patches to the ports. In doing so, I've not seen recompilations take place and remained somewhat fuzzy as to whether I was merely retrieving snapshots of source for whatever is in

Re: Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread Alex Zbyslaw
Grant Peel wrote: Hi all, I currently keep file dumps of all filesystems on our servers on a secure raid 5 box, lees of course, the proc and swap dir. These dumps look like this and are done and transfered to a NFS filesystem in the /mnt/ dir. server1-usr-full-dump server1-home-full-dump

Re: Portsnap Update Question

2006-10-06 Thread Alex Zbyslaw
Chris wrote: I'm preparing to apply all the recent updates to the production servers I have on 6.1 R P6 tomorrow morning and want to make certain I fully update the servers with the window of I have. I'll cvsup, build and install world and kernel through the normal process. What I've

Re: Portsnap Update Question

2006-10-06 Thread Chris
On Oct 6, 2006, at 7:57 AM, RW wrote: On Friday 06 October 2006 15:14, Chris wrote: I've been doing is then running portsnap fetch update to apply patches to the ports. In doing so, I've not seen recompilations take place and remained somewhat fuzzy as to whether I was merely retrieving

Re: Portsnap Update Question

2006-10-06 Thread Eric
Alex Zbyslaw wrote: Chris wrote: Also consider installing portaudit which tells you about installed ports which have security bugs which may affect you. You could consider only updating ports which have security holes, for example. And you'll at least be aware of what security issues

Re: Good References and or Books for learning ADA

2006-10-06 Thread RW
On Thursday 05 October 2006 02:39, backyard wrote: Hello All, I'm looking to teach myself ADA using the Gnu Compiler Collection and GNATS as my compiler under an i386 FreeBSD 6.X system. I'm just curious if any ADA programmers out there can point me to some decent books/online resources for

Re: Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread Peter A. Giessel
On 2006/10/06 5:34, Grant Peel seems to have typed: so the question is ... if I have the dumps on one machine, and I just installed a new hard drive on another, in a nutshell, what are the steps to restore the failed server. Can I use the FreeBSD 'live' filesystem? Is ther a step by step

error in building a fortune-mod port, where is fortune?

2006-10-06 Thread Michael P. Soulier
[EMAIL PROTECTED] fortune-mod-futurama]$ sudo make Password: = fortune-mod-futurama-0.2.tar.bz2 doesn't seem to exist in /usr/ports/distfiles/. = Attempting to fetch from http://www.netmeister.org/apps/. fortune-mod-futurama-0.2.tar.bz2 100% of 16 kB 85 kBps === Extracting for

Newbie Question - looking for suggestions of small ports to install on stand-alone system without internet connection

2006-10-06 Thread ograbme
I would like a few recommendations for small ports to try to install on my stand-alone machine. The stand-alone machine does not have connection to the internet; however, I do have a set of four (4)CD from the FreeBSD Mall and two (2) of the CD's have 'ports' on them. I would like to select

Re: Newbie Question - looking for suggestions of small ports to install on stand-alone system without internet connection

2006-10-06 Thread Jerry McAllister
On Fri, Oct 06, 2006 at 12:14:29PM -0400, ograbme wrote: I would like a few recommendations for small ports to try to install on my stand-alone machine. The stand-alone machine does not have connection to the internet; however, I do have a set of four (4)CD from the FreeBSD Mall and two

Re: Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread Grant Peel
Is it possible to boot the machine using a 'live' freebsd silesystem via cd? Then setup the /mnt , setup the new filesystems, then use restore to briung the real data to the disk? I guess my question really should have been, if you install a new disk, or re newfs a disk, how do you start the

Re: Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Oct 06), Grant Peel said: Is it possible to boot the machine using a 'live' freebsd silesystem via cd? Then setup the /mnt , setup the new filesystems, then use restore to briung the real data to the disk? I guess my question really should have been, if you install a new

Re: Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread Peter A. Giessel
On 2006/10/06 8:28, Grant Peel seems to have typed: Is it possible to boot the machine using a 'live' freebsd silesystem via cd? Then setup the /mnt , setup the new filesystems, then use restore to briung the real data to the disk? - Original Message - From: Peter A. Giessel

Re: Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread P.U.Kruppa
On Fri, 6 Oct 2006, Grant Peel wrote: Is it possible to boot the machine using a 'live' freebsd silesystem via cd? Then setup the /mnt , setup the new filesystems, then use restore to briung the real data to the disk? I guess my question really should have been, if you install a new disk,

Re: error in building a fortune-mod port, where is fortune?

2006-10-06 Thread Josh Paetzel
On Friday 06 October 2006 11:05, Michael P. Soulier wrote: [EMAIL PROTECTED] fortune-mod-futurama]$ sudo make Password: = fortune-mod-futurama-0.2.tar.bz2 doesn't seem to exist in /usr/ports/distfiles/. = Attempting to fetch from http://www.netmeister.org/apps/.

Re: error in building a fortune-mod port, where is fortune?

2006-10-06 Thread Michael P. Soulier
On 06/10/06 Josh Paetzel said: Fortune is in the 'games' distribution of the base system. Not built by default? How would I add that, post installation? Mike -- Michael P. Soulier [EMAIL PROTECTED] Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius -

How to get best results from FreeBSD-questions

2006-10-06 Thread Greg Lehey
How to get the best results from FreeBSD questions. === Last update $Date: 2005/08/10 02:21:44 $ This is a regular posting to the FreeBSD questions mailing list. If you got it in answer to a message you sent, it means that the sender thinks that

The Complete FreeBSD: errata and addenda

2006-10-06 Thread Greg Lehey
The trouble with books is that you can't update them the way you can a web page or any other online documentation. The result is that most leading edge computer books are out of date almost before they are printed. Unfortunately, The Complete FreeBSD, published by O'Reilly, is no exception.

Re: error in building a fortune-mod port, where is fortune?

2006-10-06 Thread Michael P. Soulier
On 06/10/06 Michael P. Soulier said: Not built by default? How would I add that, post installation? ah, found it via /stand/sysinstall. I'll see if I can find a list of what's in there, since I only want one thing out of there. Thanks, Mike -- Michael P. Soulier [EMAIL PROTECTED] Any

Re: PAE tuning

2006-10-06 Thread Paul Lathrop
Chuck Swiger wrote: Oh, yes, one more thought-- your specific application, i.e. a large database, is one where running in 64-bit mode is highly likely to result in improved performance compared with running the OS in 32-bit mode. If you've got a AMD64 or EM64T capable CPU, consider installing

Re: vr0: watchdog timeout FreeBSD 6.1-p10 Crashing my backups

2006-10-06 Thread perikillo
On 10/4/06, backyard [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: --- Chuck Swiger [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Oct 4, 2006, at 10:32 AM, perikillo wrote: My kernel file is this: machine i386 cpu I686_CPU You should also list cpu I586_CPU, otherwise you will not include some

Re: Strange X problem

2006-10-06 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Friday, October 06, 2006 08:30:36 -0400 Robert Huff [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Paul Schmehl writes: Not really. I want X to start *without* requiring a console login and prompt me for a login in the gui, just like my workstation does. The traditional answer is to put an

Re: Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread Grant Peel
BINGO! Thanks Dan, I think that is exactly what I am looking for. Possibly the last few questions. 1. After fdisk/disklabel/newfs, how do you drop to the shell (can I drop to tcsh?). 2. Once in that shell, are all shell commands avialable? (or at least mount, cp, restore, etc). 3. If the

Re: PAE tuning

2006-10-06 Thread Paul Lathrop
Paul Lathrop wrote: Chuck Swiger wrote: Oh, yes, one more thought-- your specific application, i.e. a large database, is one where running in 64-bit mode is highly likely to result in improved performance compared with running the OS in 32-bit mode. If you've got a AMD64 or EM64T capable

Re: PAE tuning

2006-10-06 Thread Peter A. Giessel
On 2006/10/06 9:08, Paul Lathrop seems to have typed: Is there a 64 bit Intel distro I'm missing? I saw someone suggesting I use the AMD64 version, but when I attempt to boot that from the install disk I get some debugging output and a message saying BTX halted - I suspect that means I

Re: unattended installation

2006-10-06 Thread Damian Wiest
On Thu, Oct 05, 2006 at 12:59:03PM -0500, Carlos Ramirez wrote: Hi, how I do an unattended installation? I want to create an installation CD of a FreeBSD and run some scripts automatically after.. Some ideas? REGARDS Any chance of doing a WAN boot/install? -Damian

Re: ipw(4) and iwi(4): Intel's Pro Wireless firmware licensing problems

2006-10-06 Thread Chuck Swiger
On Oct 5, 2006, at 7:31 PM, Constantine A. Murenin wrote: On 05/10/06, Chuck Swiger [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Oct 4, 2006, at 7:46 PM, Constantine A. Murenin wrote: Why are none of the manual pages of FreeBSD say anything about why Intel Wireless devices do not work by default?

Re: Disaster recovery.

2006-10-06 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Oct 06), Grant Peel said: Possibly the last few questions. 1. After fdisk/disklabel/newfs, how do you drop to the shell (can I drop to tcsh?). In sysinstall, pick Fixit, then CDROM/DVD. The default shell is /bin/sh, but since you're on a livecd, you can switch to tcsh.

Anyone using the Eagle ADSL modem driver?

2006-10-06 Thread RW
Is anyone using this driver for ADSL modems with the Eagle chipset: http://damien.bergamini.free.fr/ueagle/ The site hasn't been updated recently, and I was wondering if it still works with 6.1, and/or 6-stable. I'd also be interested in the merits of versions 1 and 2. I have an ADSL NAT

Re: A Question of How to Handle Numerical Notation

2006-10-06 Thread Chuck Swiger
On Oct 6, 2006, at 4:26 AM, Martin McCormick wrote: Does anybody know what this notation is called? Does an explanation of the algorithm exist in public so one can convert the strings that are part of the call manager output in to the unsigned ints that actually carry the right values?

Re: A Question of How to Handle Numerical Notation

2006-10-06 Thread Martin McCormick
Chuck Swiger writes: On Oct 6, 2006, at 4:26 AM, Martin McCormick wrote: Does anybody know what this notation is called? Does an explanation of the algorithm exist in public so one can convert the strings that are part of the call manager output in to the unsigned

Printing Problem

2006-10-06 Thread Karl Agee
uname -a FreeBSD enterprise.myhome.westell.com 6.2-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 6.2-PRERELEASE #4: Mon Oct 2 08:40:06 PDT 2006 [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC.20060916 i386 I cannot print from some applications, namely xpdf and evince. I have cups installed and running and I can

Printing Problem

2006-10-06 Thread Karl Agee
BTW, this is a usb printer. /var/log/messages shows: hine enterprise.myhome.westell.com: hostname nor servname provided, or not known Oct 6 08:45:56 enterprise lpd[11501]: /dev/lp: No such file or directory __ Do You Yahoo!? Tired of spam?

Re: Good References and or Books for learning ADA

2006-10-06 Thread backyard
--- RW [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thursday 05 October 2006 02:39, backyard wrote: Hello All, I'm looking to teach myself ADA using the Gnu Compiler Collection and GNATS as my compiler under an i386 FreeBSD 6.X system. I'm just curious if any ADA programmers out there can point me

Re: vr0: watchdog timeout FreeBSD 6.1-p10 Crashing my backups

2006-10-06 Thread Kris Kennaway
On Fri, Oct 06, 2006 at 10:08:27AM -0700, perikillo wrote: change the scheduler to the old SCHED_4BSD and maxuser from 10 to 32 like chuck told me. These are probably what fixed it. I guess you've learned a Lesson: when you choose to use code marked as experimental, a) don't be surprised when

Re: A Question of How to Handle Numerical Notation

2006-10-06 Thread Chuck Swiger
On Oct 6, 2006, at 11:21 AM, Martin McCormick wrote: My thanks to you and to one other individual who have written responses to my questions. You're welcome. I will talk to the people who extracted the file and see if there is a possibility we got the wrong data in that

Printing Problem

2006-10-06 Thread Karl Agee
uname -a FreeBSD enterprise.myhome.westell.com 6.2-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 6.2-PRERELEASE #4: Mon Oct 2 08:40:06 PDT 2006 [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC.20060916 i386 I cannot print from some applications, namely xpdf and evince. I am trying to print pdf's from these as printing

MySQL hangs jail on startup

2006-10-06 Thread Steve Price
I have a server running 6.1-STABLE. One of the jails on that machine runs MySQL 4.1.21. If I have mysql_enable=YES in /etc/rc.conf when I start the jail it hangs indefinitely. If I set it to NO the jail starts fine. I can then login to the jail via SSH and change it to YES and start MySQL

Re: Strange X problem

2006-10-06 Thread Bob M.
On Fri, 2006-10-06 at 12:05 -0500, Paul Schmehl wrote: --On Friday, October 06, 2006 08:30:36 -0400 Robert Huff [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Paul Schmehl writes: Not really. I want X to start *without* requiring a console login and prompt me for a login in the gui, just like my

Re: A Question of How to Handle Numerical Notation Solved

2006-10-06 Thread Martin McCormick
Those of you who recognised the example string I sent as a UUID really helped solve this problem. What happened was that the algorithm I wrote to parse the CSV values in each record is broken when it encounters a blank field as in ,, so it fails to increase the index counter and place a

Re: Strange X problem

2006-10-06 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Friday, October 06, 2006 15:10:21 -0400 Bob M. [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Therein lies the problem. There *is* an entry in /etc/ttys: ttyv8 /usr/local/bin/kdm -nodaemon xterm on secure Guess I'll just start double-checking everything. Maybe there's a typo somewhere. Is your path to

Re: Printing Problem

2006-10-06 Thread Andrew Gould
--- Karl Agee [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: uname -a FreeBSD enterprise.myhome.westell.com 6.2-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 6.2-PRERELEASE #4: Mon Oct 2 08:40:06 PDT 2006 [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC.20060916 i386 I cannot print from some applications, namely xpdf and evince.

Re: Printing Problem

2006-10-06 Thread Karl Agee
--- Andrew Gould [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: --- Karl Agee [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: uname -a FreeBSD enterprise.myhome.westell.com 6.2-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 6.2-PRERELEASE #4: Mon Oct 2 08:40:06 PDT 2006 [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC.20060916 i386 I cannot

problems ssh'ing debug1: An invalid name was supplied (OSX client)

2006-10-06 Thread Noah
any clues why ssh is hanging before a prompt is provided from the server side. this prompt stalling behavior is only happening when I am coming from my OSX ssh client. Any clues on this? I have never see this betwe. something strange starts around the line debug1: An invalid name was supplied

Re: problems ssh'ing debug1: An invalid name was supplied (OSX client)

2006-10-06 Thread Chuck Swiger
On Oct 6, 2006, at 2:26 PM, Noah wrote: any clues why ssh is hanging before a prompt is provided from the server side. this prompt stalling behavior is only happening when I am coming from my OSX ssh client. Any clues on this? I have never see this betwe. Looks like your SSH keypair has

Error with CVSUP server

2006-10-06 Thread Warren Liddell
is the cvsup2 server in australia down? As trying to connect i get a lookup failure ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: Error with CVSUP server

2006-10-06 Thread Josh Paetzel
On Friday 06 October 2006 17:17, Warren Liddell wrote: is the cvsup2 server in australia down? As trying to connect i get a lookup failure ;; QUESTION SECTION: ;cvsup2.au.freebsd.org. IN A ;; ANSWER SECTION: cvsup2.au.freebsd.org. 43200 IN CNAME cvsup.isp.net.au.

Re: Strange X problem

2006-10-06 Thread backyard
--- Paul Schmehl [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: --On Friday, October 06, 2006 15:10:21 -0400 Bob M. [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Therein lies the problem. There *is* an entry in /etc/ttys: ttyv8 /usr/local/bin/kdm -nodaemon xterm on secure Guess I'll just start double-checking

Re: Strange X problem

2006-10-06 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On October 6, 2006 5:23:45 PM -0700 backyard [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: For FreeBSD, edit /etc/ttys and find the line like this: ttyv8 /usr/X11R6/bin/xdm -nodaemon xterm off secure and edit it to this: ttyv8 /usr/local/bin/kdm xterm on secure Yeah, I got a chance to look at

Re: port php5 - what I am supposed to do here?

2006-10-06 Thread Alain Wolf
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 06.10.2006 11:26, * Alex Zbyslaw wrote: Matt Emmerton wrote: Hello List, Portuadit telles my about the open_basedir Race Condition Vulnerability, OK. By reading the advisory on http://www.hardened-php.net/advisory_082006.132.html I can

adding a linux boot option

2006-10-06 Thread Jonathan Horne
i have a system with 2 disks (ad0 and ad1), with ad1 having a recent suse linux install, and ad0 is a standard freebsd install. i must have made a mistake when i installed the suse, as i overwrote my freebsd bootloader and only had option to boot suse. so i then reinstalled freebsd, and i

tracking a stolen laptop?

2006-10-06 Thread Jonathan Nichols
I am trying to track down a stolen laptop. My laptop did not have BSD downloaded, but is there any way yet by which I may be able to track my laptop with your help? I would like to get BSD if I get my computer back. Thanks for any help or advice you can offer. Jonathan Nichols

Re: tracking a stolen laptop?

2006-10-06 Thread Jerry McAllister
On Fri, Oct 06, 2006 at 10:04:24PM -0400, Jonathan Nichols wrote: I am trying to track down a stolen laptop. My laptop did not have BSD downloaded, but is there any way yet by which I may be able to track my laptop with your help? I would like to get BSD if I get my computer back. Thanks

ssh(d) Failed keyboard-interactive/pam for invalid user

2006-10-06 Thread Robert Huff
One of my machines running: FreeBSD 7.0-CURRENT FreeBSD 7.0-CURRENT #0: Thu Aug 3 15:33:32 EDT 2006 has suddenly decided to deny all ssh connections, whether by key-exchange or password. When attempting the latter, this appears in auth.log: Oct 3 22:47:44 jerusalem

Re: sshd stalling upon login [solved]

2006-10-06 Thread ke han
I had problems with some ssh clients not being able to connect to a default installed FreeBSD 6.1. A source compile of openssl from ports fixed the problem for me. Perhaps someone should look into the compile settings of openssl binaries as used in the FreeBSD install ISO. thanks, ke han On

Re: adding a linux boot option

2006-10-06 Thread P.U.Kruppa
On Fri, 6 Oct 2006, Jonathan Horne wrote: i have a system with 2 disks (ad0 and ad1), with ad1 having a recent suse linux install, and ad0 is a standard freebsd install. i must have made a mistake when i installed the suse, as i overwrote my freebsd bootloader and only had option to boot suse.

Event LOG Server

2006-10-06 Thread James Corteciano
Dear All, Is there an application program in FreeBSD that the main function is to get LOG's from over 100 clients in the local area network in which I could monitor their activity in PC such as sending their emails, their browsing and downloading files from internet, and so forth? I know some

Re: problems ssh'ing debug1: An invalid name was supplied (OSX client)

2006-10-06 Thread Noah
Chuck Swiger wrote: On Oct 6, 2006, at 2:26 PM, Noah wrote: any clues why ssh is hanging before a prompt is provided from the server side. this prompt stalling behavior is only happening when I am coming from my OSX ssh client. Any clues on this? I have never see this betwe. Looks like your