Re: how to play online TV program

2007-10-05 Thread Predrag Punosevac
ronggui wrote: I tried to use mplayer to play it, but failed. [EMAIL PROTECTED] -playlist http://citytv.csc.cityu.edu.hk/citytv/channel5/cap5.asx MPlayer 1.0rc1-3.4.6 (C) 2000-2006 MPlayer Team CPU: Intel(R) Pentium(R) M processor 1.70GHz (Family: 6, Model: 13, Stepping: 6) CPUflags: MMX: 1

Re: good replacement for open office

2007-10-05 Thread michaelgrunewald
Frank Jahnke [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Mine are always heavy in equations and chemistry. I had a five minute try of openoffice writer's equation editor, and my first impression was that it renders equations very poorly. It seems to do this even worse thant MS Word. Since you seem to use the

Re: Problems with www.freebsd.org

2007-10-05 Thread Fernando Apesteguía
On 10/4/07, Kevin Kinsey [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Fernando Apesteguía wrote: I'm having some problems with the FreeBSD site. Basically, when I type www.freebsd.org in the address bar in Firefox I can't access the web. I get always a timeout. snip I tried just now:

Re: minimal install is too big

2007-10-05 Thread Wojciech Puchar
specs if I could get the general system small enough. The minimal install of FreeBSD as from the developers is about 130MB. I want to get something working on a 8MB flash. (For those curious, it's a ethernet NAS device) compressed kernel (well stripped) 1.5MB loader etc 300kB libs - ca 2MB

Re: Problems with www.freebsd.org

2007-10-05 Thread Fernando Apesteguía
On 10/5/07, Dimiter Ivanov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yesterday i had problems too, i couldn't open www.freebsd.org with a browser, but pinging it was possible. I thought that my ISP was the problem so i switched to the other one (we have 2 ISPs in the office) and then again the page did not

Re: minimal install is too big

2007-10-05 Thread Dmitry Gorbik
On Thu, 4 Oct 2007 21:11:14 -0700 (PDT) Tim Judd [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all, Recently, for pure entertainment and a little bit of a experience thing, I have been looking and/or finding many devices that have linux embedded. While in of itself the fact that it works, I'm not

Re: Managing very large files

2007-10-05 Thread Jorn Argelo
Steve Bertrand wrote: man 1 split (esp. -l) That's probably the best option for a one-shot deal like this. On the other hand, Perl itself provides the ability to go through a file one line at a time, so you could just read a line, operate, write a line (to a new file) as needed, over

Re: Problems with www.freebsd.org

2007-10-05 Thread Dimiter Ivanov
Yesterday i had problems too, i couldn't open www.freebsd.org with a browser, but pinging it was possible. I thought that my ISP was the problem so i switched to the other one (we have 2 ISPs in the office) and then again the page did not work. I'm just writing to tell you that you are not

RE: autoconf failure

2007-10-05 Thread Barry Byrne
-Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Chad Perrin Sent: 04 October 2007 00:35 To: FreeBSD Questions Subject: autoconf failure First, portversion reports as follows: # portversion -v|grep -v = autoconf-2.53_4

Re: Strange df

2007-10-05 Thread Brian A. Seklecki
The math is off because some space is reserved for UID 0 / root. Read these two man pages: ~BAS NEWFS(8) FreeBSD System Manager's Manual NEWFS(8) NAME newfs -- construct a new UFS1/UFS2 file system -m free-space The percentage of space reserved from normal

Re: Problems with Courier-Authlib-Userdb

2007-10-05 Thread Lee Capps
On Oct 4, 2007, at 6:52 PM, Dantavious wrote: I am attempting to upgrade courier-authlib-userdb and I get this error message. I have an updated ports tree as of today. Here are the other courier related ports install on the system. Has anyone else saw this error or can help me out. I'm

Re: FreeBsd e-mail question

2007-10-05 Thread Mike Makonnen
On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 02:33:23AM +1000, Ian Smith wrote: Looks like that's exactly right. Copying the maintainer and suggesting the no-brain patch, pardon the broken tabs from pasting, against the head / stable versions (checked) .. I should sendPR I guess .. time! Cheers, Ian ---

Strange df

2007-10-05 Thread Albert Shih
Hi all What's that mean ? Filesystem 1K-blocks UsedAvail Capacity Mounted on /dev/ad4s1a50763069050 39797015%/ devfs 110 100%/dev /dev/ad4s1g 78017664 55539220 1623703277%/home /dev/ad4s1e507630-8960 475980

Re: autoconf failure

2007-10-05 Thread Mel
On Friday 05 October 2007 11:19:55 Barry Byrne wrote: -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Chad Perrin Sent: 04 October 2007 00:35 To: FreeBSD Questions Subject: autoconf failure First, portversion reports as follows: #

Re: Strange df

2007-10-05 Thread Ivailo Tanusheff
This seams as a wrong lable info. Check: bsdlabel /dev/ad4s1 Regards, Ivailo Tanusheff Deputy Head of IT Department ProCredit Bank (Bulgaria) AD Albert Shih [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent by: [EMAIL PROTECTED] 05.10.2007 13:06 Please respond to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

Bind configuration in FreeBSD

2007-10-05 Thread dhaneshk k
Hi friends , I have a FreeBSD fresh installation in a new server machine. Here I wants to run my DNS server , by default I found the in /etc/namedb dir, named.conf file master dir etc in the m/c after OS installation , so I configured my DNS entries(I mean named.conf and

Re: Bind configuration in FreeBSD

2007-10-05 Thread Brian A. Seklecki
You need to enable the service: $ sudo vi /etc/rc.conf named_enable=YES :wq $ sudo /etc/rc.d/named restart The bind in-tree is 9.3.4 and the chroot is already setup for you by default. You don't want to go installing a bitrot version from Ports. ~BAS On Fri, 2007-10-05 at 12:08 +,

Re: Strange df

2007-10-05 Thread Brian A. Seklecki
On Fri, 2007-10-05 at 13:11 +0300, Ivailo Tanusheff wrote: This seams as a wrong lable info. Check: bsdlabel /dev/ad4s1 Oh wow, yea, I misread. That's really scarry -- normally the kernel would panic. I'm very surprised bsdlabel(8) let you write that to the disk. Does fsck(8) function? Did

Re: Managing very large files

2007-10-05 Thread Steve Bertrand
The reason for the massive file size was my haste in running out of the office on Friday and forgetting to kill the tcpdump process before the weekend began. Sounds like you may want a Perl script to automate managing your tcpdumps. 99% of the time I use tcpdump for less than one minute to

Re: Strange df

2007-10-05 Thread Albert Shih
Le 05/10/2007 à 13:11:34+0300, Ivailo Tanusheff a écrit This seams as a wrong lable info. Check: bsdlabel /dev/ad4s1 Why you say that ? the /dev/ad4s1e is really mounted on /tmp This strange thing appear after I make some clean up (rm old.pdf etc...) in my /tmp Hi all What's

Cuba flies lone flag for sustainability

2007-10-05 Thread New Scientist
NewScientist.com newsletter, 4 October 2007 Dear Darling, welcome to the New Scientist newsletter, which this week reveals why Cuba is currently the world's only sustainable nation, how 'traitor' immune cells could be reprogrammed to fight cancer, and why a robot's mistakes mean that it is

Re: Managing very large files

2007-10-05 Thread Steve Bertrand
Check out Tie::File on CPAN. This Perl module treats every line in a file as an array element, and the array element is loaded into memory when it's being requested. In other words: This will work great with huge files such as these, as not the entire file is loaded into memory at once.

Re: xmms crashing at startup (Solved)

2007-10-05 Thread Robert Huff
Robert Marella writes: Attempts to double the size result in a) window going wierd and freezing and b) process attempting to consume 100% of CPU. (The process is killable.) Well, this is what I meant. When I attempt to double the size I lose the graphic. It actually give me a

Re: how to play online TV program

2007-10-05 Thread ronggui
Unfortunately, both vlc and mplayer don't capable of. Is it due to he nsc format which seems encrypted? 2007/10/5, Predrag Punosevac [EMAIL PROTECTED]: ronggui wrote: I tried to use mplayer to play it, but failed. [EMAIL PROTECTED] -playlist

Re: xmms crashing at startup (Solved)

2007-10-05 Thread Fabian Keil
Robert Marella [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, 4 Oct 2007 10:52:41 -1000 Robert Marella [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ~ xmms Gdk-ERROR **: BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes) serial 1463 error_code 8 request_code 72 minor_code 0 All ports are up to date as of

Re: Managing very large files

2007-10-05 Thread Bart Silverstrim
Steve Bertrand wrote: Heiko Wundram (Beenic) wrote: Am Donnerstag 04 Oktober 2007 22:16:29 schrieb Steve Bertrand: This is what I am afraid of. Just out of curiosity, if I did try to read the entire file into a Perl variable all at once, would the box panic, or as the saying goes 'what could

Re: Problems with Courier-Authlib-Userdb

2007-10-05 Thread Aldisa Admin
On 04-Oct-07 6:52 PM, Dantavious wrote: libtool: link: cannot find the library `userdb/libuserdb.la' or unhandled argument `userdb/libuserdb.la' gmake[2]: *** [libauthuserdb.la] Error 1 gmake[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/ports/databases/courier-authlib-userdb/work/courier-authlib-0.60.0'

Re: Strange df

2007-10-05 Thread Albert Shih
Le 05/10/2007 à 12:12:26+0200, Albert Shih a écrit Hi all What's that mean ? Filesystem 1K-blocks UsedAvail Capacity Mounted on /dev/ad4s1a50763069050 39797015%/ devfs 110 100%/dev /dev/ad4s1g 78017664 55539220 16237032

Re: Can't get pf to work

2007-10-05 Thread RW
On Fri, 05 Oct 2007 17:05:57 +0200 Peo Nilsson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dear list. I'm trying to configure pf on FreeBSD 6.2-release with no success. Is there anyone that has time and can give me a clue for what I'm doing wrong? If you do: /etc/rc.d/pf restart do you see any errors? Is

Re: Strange df

2007-10-05 Thread Jerry McAllister
On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 04:24:33PM +0200, Albert Shih wrote: Le 05/10/2007 à 12:12:26+0200, Albert Shih a écrit Hi all What's that mean ? Filesystem 1K-blocks UsedAvail Capacity Mounted on /dev/ad4s1a50763069050 39797015%/ devfs 1

Re: Problems with www.freebsd.org

2007-10-05 Thread Philip M. Gollucci
Fernando Apesteguía wrote: It could be. Does it means that my ISP is responsible for this? Should I contact them? No -- actually over on current@ lies the answer. http://blogs.freebsdish.org/simon/2007/09/18/web-server-fun/ --

Re: Strange df

2007-10-05 Thread Jerry McAllister
On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 12:12:26PM +0200, Albert Shih wrote: Hi all What's that mean ? What does it look like? It looks to me like the output of a df(1) command - specifically 'df -k' The first line contains labels that explain what is in each column. The file system or partition device

Can't get pf to work

2007-10-05 Thread Peo Nilsson
Dear list. I'm trying to configure pf on FreeBSD 6.2-release with no success. Is there anyone that has time and can give me a clue for what I'm doing wrong? This is what I have done: 1) /etc/rc.conf: pf_enable=YES # Enable PF (load module if required) pf_rules=/etc/pf.conf

Re: Can't get pf to work

2007-10-05 Thread Peo Nilsson
On Fri, 2007-10-05 at 16:17 +0100, RW wrote: If you do: /etc/rc.d/pf restart do you see any errors? There was an syntax error in pf.conf. aggresive should be: aggressive. Guess I'm tired...:-) I realy thank you for saving me time! -- /Peo signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed

Re: Can't get pf to work

2007-10-05 Thread Mel
On Friday 05 October 2007 17:42:10 Peo Nilsson wrote: On Fri, 2007-10-05 at 16:17 +0100, RW wrote: If you do: /etc/rc.d/pf restart do you see any errors? There was an syntax error in pf.conf. aggresive should be: aggressive. Guess I'm tired...:-) I realy thank you for saving me time!

Re: minimal install is too big

2007-10-05 Thread Anish Mistry
On Friday 05 October 2007, Tim Judd wrote: Hi all, Recently, for pure entertainment and a little bit of a experience thing, I have been looking and/or finding many devices that have linux embedded. While in of itself the fact that it works, I'm not discounting. But I'd like to expand it or

Re: autoconf failure

2007-10-05 Thread Chad Perrin
On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 12:10:12PM +0200, Mel wrote: It's simpler then that: pkg_delete -f autoconf-2.5[39]* I came to the same conclusion before seeing this email, but figured I'd see if anyone had said something about it. pkg_cutleaves seemed to indicate it was a leave package with no

rtadvd - network is down?

2007-10-05 Thread Wojciech Puchar
Oct 5 17:57:55 helnet rtadvd[43408]: ra_output sendmsg on em0: Network is down getting this regularly, while network is up all the time everything else works ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

How to get best results from FreeBSD-questions

2007-10-05 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

2007-10-05 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.

Equations (WAS: good replacement for open office)

2007-10-05 Thread Frank Jahnke
Since you seem to use the equation feature quite intensively, maybe you have any clue on making the equation editor perform better. Sorry I can't really be of much help with OO.o equations. What I do personally is a kludge, but it works well enough. For documents that I create for read-only

Re: Equations (WAS: good replacement for open office)

2007-10-05 Thread Andrew Gould
On 10/5/07, Frank Jahnke [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Since you seem to use the equation feature quite intensively, maybe you have any clue on making the equation editor perform better. Sorry I can't really be of much help with OO.o equations. What I do personally is a kludge, but it works

Re: Equations (WAS: good replacement for open office)

2007-10-05 Thread Chad Perrin
On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 12:34:00PM -0500, Andrew Gould wrote: On 10/5/07, Frank Jahnke [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've given up on trying to find a BSD or Linux program that is good enough for this purpose -- none really are. So I just use Word in a VM and am done with it. Have you

Re: what cpu type to use for a intel duo e6850 (i386 or amd64)

2007-10-05 Thread mario . lobo
On Sat, 29 Sep 2007 16:03:05 + Aryeh Friedman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have more then 4gb and was wondering why it didn't all show up is there anyway to do a in place upgrade (I have a lot of user data)... also someone should think about changing the naming on the iso/cpu types

Re: Equations (WAS: good replacement for open office)

2007-10-05 Thread Andrew Gould
On 10/4/07, Chad Perrin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 12:34:00PM -0500, Andrew Gould wrote: On 10/5/07, Frank Jahnke [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've given up on trying to find a BSD or Linux program that is good enough for this purpose -- none really are. So I just

Re: Equations (WAS: good replacement for open office)

2007-10-05 Thread Wojciech Puchar
Word rather than try to teach them troff (or TeX). While they are all i'm not top-flight scientist but i was able to learn latex... ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To

Re: what cpu type to use for a intel duo e6850 (i386 or amd64)

2007-10-05 Thread Matthew Seaman
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So, I did an SMP/i386 install. I cannot say I regret it since everything runs absolutely smooth and fast here. On the tecnical side (not practical) was it correct to give up 64 bit processing? This is a question to

Re: what cpu type to use for a intel duo e6850 (i386 or amd64)

2007-10-05 Thread Mario Lobo
On Friday 05 October 2007, Matthew Seaman wrote: [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So, I did an SMP/i386 install. I cannot say I regret it since everything runs absolutely smooth and fast here. On the tecnical side (not practical) was it correct to give up 64 bit processing? This is a question

PHEN//TERE, MINE less than 200

2007-10-05 Thread W S Clayton
PH,,,ENTER EMINE now under 200 link is direct to order form http://dsmith19811981.googlepages.com/fee-schedule.html ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread Brian A. Seklecki
On Sat, 2007-10-06 at 04:54 +1000, Jerahmy Pocott wrote: Hello, I'm wanting to use BASH as my root shell, so I compiled a statically linked version then tried to log in with only / mounted. But I was locked out because elf.ld.so could not be found.. JP: Did: $ ldd /bin/bash

BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread Jerahmy Pocott
Hello, I'm wanting to use BASH as my root shell, so I compiled a statically linked version then tried to log in with only / mounted. But I was locked out because elf.ld.so could not be found.. I though elf was the native binary format these days? But it needs a library to run them? Is it

freebsd, scsi waiting on device to settle.

2007-10-05 Thread Fidel Garcia
This morning our IBM x306 series was rebooted and for some reason it does not complete the booting process. The machine is showing on the screen a message that says: Waiting 5 seconds for SCSI devices to settle. I believe this message comes from FreeBSD and not the machine because FreeBSD was

Re: Netcraft do not display uptime graph, why?

2007-10-05 Thread Marc G. Fournier
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 That URL states that we 'default to 1000Hz' ... is it lowerable, and what are the ramifications of doing so? My first thought is that 1000Hz is giving us higher timer granularity (1000 cycles per sec vs 100 cycles per sec) ... is this correct?

bcm4318

2007-10-05 Thread nastjakam
Hi, I have the same problem as http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/2006-February/112800.html He had, but the how-to what He recommended later http://unix.derkeiler.com/Mailing-Lists/FreeBSD/questions/2006-11/msg01344.html didnt work for me, the same problem I have with the long

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread RW
On Sat, 6 Oct 2007 04:54:26 +1000 Jerahmy Pocott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm wanting to use BASH as my root shell, so I compiled a statically linked I would suggest using bash as your toor shell instead. toor exist precisely for this purpose.

Re: Equations (WAS: good replacement for open office)

2007-10-05 Thread Frank Jahnke
On Fri, 2007-10-05 at 20:13 +0200, Wojciech Puchar wrote: Word rather than try to teach them troff (or TeX). While they are all i'm not top-flight scientist but i was able to learn latex... That may be true, but trust me, the faculty with whom I work just would not do it. No way, no how,

Re: Equations (WAS: good replacement for open office)

2007-10-05 Thread Frank Jahnke
On Fri, 2007-10-05 at 12:34 -0500, Andrew Gould wrote: Have you tried LyX? I'm aware of it, and will indeed try it one of these days, but that is not the issue. I'm fine with troff -- I've used it for so many years that I can get it to jump through hoops. Time has passed it by, though, so

Re: Netcraft do not display uptime graph, why?

2007-10-05 Thread RW
On Fri, 05 Oct 2007 16:19:53 -0300 Marc G. Fournier [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 That URL states that we 'default to 1000Hz' ... is it lowerable, and what are the ramifications of doing so? My first thought is that 1000Hz is giving us higher

Re: .PICT mac file

2007-10-05 Thread Eric Osterweil
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On Oct 3, 2007, at 4:27 PM, jekillen wrote: On Oct 3, 2007, at 6:42 AM, Norberto Meijome wrote: Hi everyone, I have a load of .pict files which I can't seem to be able to open with anything under FBSD. I just want to convert them into

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread Jerahmy Pocott
On 06/10/2007, at 4:59 AM, Brian A. Seklecki wrote: On Sat, 2007-10-06 at 04:54 +1000, Jerahmy Pocott wrote: Hello, I'm wanting to use BASH as my root shell, so I compiled a statically linked version then tried to log in with only / mounted. But I was locked out because elf.ld.so could not

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread Jerahmy Pocott
On 06/10/2007, at 5:45 AM, RW wrote: On Sat, 6 Oct 2007 04:54:26 +1000 Jerahmy Pocott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm wanting to use BASH as my root shell, so I compiled a statically linked I would suggest using bash as your toor shell instead. toor exist precisely for this purpose.

Re: Problems with Courier-Authlib-Userdb

2007-10-05 Thread Abid Saigol (Aaina Jewelry)
I am told that there was bug in the port that has now been fixed. We need to update your ports tree and re-make. On 04-Oct-07 6:52 PM, Dantavious wrote: Hi, I am attempting to upgrade courier-authlib-userdb and I get this error message. I have an updated ports tree as of today. Here are the

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread Philip Hallstrom
On 06/10/2007, at 5:45 AM, RW wrote: On Sat, 6 Oct 2007 04:54:26 +1000 Jerahmy Pocott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm wanting to use BASH as my root shell, so I compiled a statically linked I would suggest using bash as your toor shell instead. toor exist precisely for this purpose.

Re: Equations

2007-10-05 Thread michaelgrunewald
Frank Jahnke [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Since you seem to use the equation feature quite intensively, maybe you have any clue on making the equation editor perform better. Sorry I can't really be of much help with OO.o equations. What I do personally is a kludge, but it works well enough.

Abit Motherboard

2007-10-05 Thread Doug Hardie
I am planning for replacing one of my servers. I want to upgrade to at least a dual-core machine. I found the Abit IP 35 Pro motherboard at Frys which looks like it has most everything I need. However, I don't find any discussions about that particular board in the archives or Google.

Re: Equations

2007-10-05 Thread Frank Jahnke
On Fri, 2007-10-05 at 23:34 +0200, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It seems there is no reason to be optimistic about the existence of an ``office-like'' program that deals smartly with equations. The input method from MathType (which is what WP uses) actually is quite good. The formatting,

Re: Abit Motherboard

2007-10-05 Thread Aryeh Friedman
On 10/5/07, Doug Hardie [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am planning for replacing one of my servers. I want to upgrade to at least a dual-core machine. I found the Abit IP 35 Pro motherboard at Frys which looks like it has most everything I need. However, I don't find any discussions about that

Re: Equations

2007-10-05 Thread Bill Campbell
On Fri, Oct 05, 2007, Frank Jahnke wrote: On Fri, 2007-10-05 at 23:34 +0200, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It seems there is no reason to be optimistic about the existence of an ``office-like'' program that deals smartly with equations. The input method from MathType (which is what WP uses)

I am looking for a bandwidth limiter tool as to time and kilobytes.

2007-10-05 Thread Halid Faith
Hello I use dummynet to limit bandwidth on freebsd6.2. But I don't know how I limit an ip blocks as to time ( for instance like 1 Gbyte in 1 month ). I am looking for a tool which provides to limit bytes according to time. is there any free tool for this case? Thanks already

Re: I am looking for a bandwidth limiter tool as to time and kilobytes.

2007-10-05 Thread Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri
On 10/6/07, Halid Faith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello I use dummynet to limit bandwidth on freebsd6.2. But I don't know how I limit an ip blocks as to time ( for instance like 1 Gbyte in 1 month ). I am looking for a tool which provides to limit bytes according to time. is there any

Re: Equations

2007-10-05 Thread Chad Perrin
On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 03:37:11PM -0700, Bill Campbell wrote: There's a big difference between sophisticated typesetting programs such as TeX and groff, and word processors. TeX and ?roff were designed to do major, professional quality, publishing projects by people who understood the

cups-base woes

2007-10-05 Thread E. J. Cerejo
I've been trying to portupgrade cups-base for a week now, every time I cvsup my ports I get a different error message, now this is the latest one. Any ideas on how to fix this or can someone direct me to the this package so I don't have to build it?

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread RW
On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 16:29:36 -0700 (PDT) Philip Hallstrom [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 06/10/2007, at 5:45 AM, RW wrote: On Sat, 6 Oct 2007 04:54:26 +1000 Jerahmy Pocott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm wanting to use BASH as my root shell, so I compiled a statically linked

tcpdump -- non-local traffic not showing

2007-10-05 Thread freebsd
Hi all, Running 6.1 I'm having trouble seeing packets which are not going to or from the machine on which tcpdump is running. Is there something special I need to do to enable this? It's my understanding tcpdump puts the interface in promiscuous mode, and dmesg seems to confirm this. However

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread Jerry McAllister
On Sat, Oct 06, 2007 at 12:32:22AM +0100, RW wrote: On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 16:29:36 -0700 (PDT) Philip Hallstrom [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 06/10/2007, at 5:45 AM, RW wrote: On Sat, 6 Oct 2007 04:54:26 +1000 Jerahmy Pocott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm wanting to

Re: tcpdump -- non-local traffic not showing

2007-10-05 Thread Christopher Cowart
On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 05:31:25PM -0600, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm having trouble seeing packets which are not going to or from the machine on which tcpdump is running. Is there something special I need to do to enable this? It's my understanding tcpdump puts the interface in promiscuous

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread RW
On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 20:09:46 -0400 Jerry McAllister [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sat, Oct 06, 2007 at 12:32:22AM +0100, RW wrote: On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 16:29:36 -0700 (PDT) Philip Hallstrom [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 06/10/2007, at 5:45 AM, RW wrote: On Sat, 6 Oct 2007 04:54:26

Re: good replacement for open office

2007-10-05 Thread icantthinkofone
Frank Jahnke wrote: what would be a good replacement(s) for most of it's functionality (word processing and spreadsheets are what matter to me) You really have to decide what you want to suite to do. Otherwise, your problem is underspecified. 1) Collaboration (complex). If you

Re: good replacement for open office

2007-10-05 Thread Erich Dollansky
Hi, do you really want the world to know what you are writing? icantthinkofone wrote: Frank Jahnke wrote: Why not use Google Docs? And ask NSA in case you need a backup? Erich ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: BASH as root shell (static linking)

2007-10-05 Thread Old Ranger
RW wrote: On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 20:09:46 -0400 Jerry McAllister [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sat, Oct 06, 2007 at 12:32:22AM +0100, RW wrote: On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 16:29:36 -0700 (PDT) Philip Hallstrom [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 06/10/2007, at 5:45 AM, RW wrote: On