KDE4.1 - what is it about avahi-libdns and mDNSResponder

2008-08-13 Thread Odhiambo Washington
Hello Guys, I am trying to install KDE 4.1 on a FreeBSD 8-CURRENT system that I have inside VMware. I am having the installation failing because of conflict btn avahi-libdns and mDNSResponder - why does KDE 4.1 require both? I have pkg_deleted either of them but KDE4 still pulls both of them up

Re: [kde-freebsd] KDE4 libssl conflicts

2008-08-13 Thread Warren Liddell
You need to clean out the 6.3 versions of various libs/binaries. See the delete-old and delete-old-libs targets on /usr/src/Makefile fixed that issue .. however now kde4 is conflicting with things needed for kde3.. Making all in include === Installing for tidy-lib-080621.c ===

Re: KDE4.1 - what is it about avahi-libdns and mDNSResponder

2008-08-13 Thread Dima Panov
On Wednesday 13 August 2008 17:57:17 Odhiambo Washington wrote: Hello Guys, I am trying to install KDE 4.1 on a FreeBSD 8-CURRENT system that I have inside VMware. I am having the installation failing because of conflict btn avahi-libdns and mDNSResponder - why does KDE 4.1 require both? I

Mac RDP (Was: apple mac laptop)

2008-08-13 Thread Andrea Venturoli
John Almberg ha scritto: I don't think it's far OT, either, since IMHO, Mac desktops and FreeBSD servers are the perfect, practical combination for many organizations, including my own. Since there seem to be a lot of expert here... Does anybody know of a FreeBSD client that can connect to a

Re: freebsd custom distribution

2008-08-13 Thread Vincent Hoffman
Matias Surdi wrote: Hi everyone, I'm starting a new project where I would like to distribute the software as a distribution, something as pfSense guys do (but mine is not targeted to be a firewall). It would be very appreciated any pointer to some documentation or starting point for

Re: Mac RDP (Was: apple mac laptop)

2008-08-13 Thread Vincent Hoffman
Andrea Venturoli wrote: John Almberg ha scritto: I don't think it's far OT, either, since IMHO, Mac desktops and FreeBSD servers are the perfect, practical combination for many organizations, including my own. Since there seem to be a lot of expert here... Does anybody know of a FreeBSD

Re: Nvidia Driver - OpenGL - Compiz

2008-08-13 Thread Andreas Rudisch
On Tue, 12 Aug 2008 21:53:14 -0600 Jeff Molofee [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: screen. If I go back to the 169 driver, the issues does not occur. I'm not positive it's OpenGL applications, but it seems any game or GL application I try crashes it instantly. Not even a second to acknowledge the

Re: question -updating package + ignore depend

2008-08-13 Thread Mike Clarke
On Wednesday 13 August 2008, m cassar wrote: just wanted to mention that firefox3 does not handle addons/plugins correctly yet according to ports/UPDATING, so this is still probably right for now and i will probably end up installing ff2 anyway. It handles most of them OK for me with just a

Re: USB mouse problems.

2008-08-13 Thread Polytropon
On Tue, 12 Aug 2008 16:00:24 +0200, Bernt Hansson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So if I want to use the mouse I have to leave it unconnected until I get the login prompt and then connect the mouse. Just out of curiosity, did you try to use another mouse to ensure that it's not the mouse's problem?

Re: How to visit U disk?

2008-08-13 Thread Polytropon
On Tue, 12 Aug 2008 08:53:18 +0800, EdwardKing [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I want to use U disk which format is FAT32,I don't know how to visit U disk,my dev directory is follows: #cd /dev #ls ... usb usb0 usb1 ... How to do it? Thanks in advance I just try to guess what you're trying

Re: Best SMTP Gateway Program and Reporting Tools

2008-08-13 Thread Mike M
On 8/12/2008 at 3:22 PM Josh Kidd wrote: |I just wanted to pose this question to the list on people's opinions as |to what the best SMTP Gateway program (ie. Sendmail, Postfix, etc) is |and what the best log analysis tool for that SMTP program is. | | | |We are currently using Symantec Mail

Re: Best SMTP Gateway Program and Reporting Tools

2008-08-13 Thread Zbigniew Szalbot
hi, Mike M: If you need to stay with open source, my opinion is that you should choose an excellent open source MTA (I tend towards Postfix). Your requirement for searching the logs is incidental to your main concern - reliable email delivery. You can then solve the problem above with some

Quotas via NFS

2008-08-13 Thread Pietro Cerutti
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 Hello, the handbook (§18.15.4 Quotas over NFS) doesn't seem to be particularly clear to me. Here is the situation: * HOST_A -- web + db server ~ - /usr is mounted with quotas enabled ~[ /dev/ad0s1e /usr ufs rw,userquota 2 2 ] ~ -

Subscribe request result (debian-users ML)

2008-08-13 Thread debian-users-admin
Hi, I am the fml ML manager for the ML [EMAIL PROTECTED]. [EMAIL PROTECTED], Be Seeing You! If you have any questions or problems, please contact [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: question -updating package + ignore depend

2008-08-13 Thread mc
On Wednesday 13 August 2008 09:25:19 Mike Clarke wrote: On Wednesday 13 August 2008, m cassar wrote: just wanted to mention that firefox3 does not handle addons/plugins correctly yet according to ports/UPDATING, so this is still probably right for now and i will probably end up installing

Max. number of opened files, efficiency

2008-08-13 Thread Laszlo Nagy
How many files can I open under FreeBSD, at the same time? Problem: I'm making a pivot table, and when I drill down the facts, I would like to create a new temporary file for each possible dimension value. In most cases, there will be less than 1000 dimension values. I tried to open 1000

Re: Max. number of opened files, efficiency

2008-08-13 Thread Bill Moran
In response to Laszlo Nagy [EMAIL PROTECTED]: How many files can I open under FreeBSD, at the same time? Problem: I'm making a pivot table, and when I drill down the facts, I would like to create a new temporary file for each possible dimension value. In most cases, there will be less

Re: Max. number of opened files, efficiency

2008-08-13 Thread Laszlo Nagy
Directories generally start to perform poorly when you put too many files in them (i.e. the time required to add a new directory entry or find an existing name in the entry goes up) If you're going to be making 10s of 1000s of files, I'd recommend making a tree of directories. I.e., make

RE: Max. number of opened files, efficiency

2008-08-13 Thread Bob McConnell
On Behalf Of Laszlo Nagy Another interesting (offtopic) question is that I could not open 10 000 files under Windows XP. Error was too many open file. How to overcome this? There are various limits on the numbers of handles of different types available in MS-Windows. Some can be adjusted by

Re: Nvidia Driver - OpenGL - Compiz

2008-08-13 Thread Luke Dean
On Tue, 12 Aug 2008, Jeff Molofee wrote: Can anyone tell me why, how to fix, or even what is happening on my machine. I ran the 169.x driver for a long time with no issues at all. I decided to upgrade to 173, and noticed instantly that any time I run an OpenGL application X crashes

Re: usb-serial device

2008-08-13 Thread Oliver Fromme
Michael Lednev wrote: Warren Block wrote: Michael Lednev wrote: I've obtained USB thermometer and want to make it usable with FreeBSD. It identifies itself as: kernel: ugen0: vendor 0x4348 USB-SER!, rev 1.10/2.50, addr 2 Under Windows it looks like standard COM-port.

Re: Max. number of opened files, efficiency

2008-08-13 Thread Oliver Fromme
Laszlo Nagy wrote: In fact I do not need any name associated with the file. I just need a temporary file object, I would like to access it in read write mode and then throw it. In that case, why do you use physical (i.e. on-disk) files at all? You could simply use memory objects. If you

ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread Jim
At some point fairly soon, I'll be rebuilding my computer, and I want three things. 64 Bit for more memory, maybe a bit of performance boost as well - it's mostly a multimedia machine decent/good 3D acceleration (better than a GeForce 7300GS - a few games in WINE in 1920x1080 - yes, believe it or

Re: Interpreting top, vmstat, and company

2008-08-13 Thread Oliver Fromme
Christopher Cowart wrote: What is the difference between the SIZE and RES fields of top? These are the same as the SIZ and RSS columns in ps(1). The former is the total virtual size of the process, i.e. the sum of all pages mapped into the process. The latter is the part that is currently

Re: Max. number of opened files, efficiency

2008-08-13 Thread cpghost
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 04:12:39PM +0200, Laszlo Nagy wrote: How many files can I open under FreeBSD, at the same time? % sysctl -a | grep maxfiles kern.maxfiles: 7880 kern.maxfilesperproc: 7092 But remember that you're already using a few hundred file descriptors, so usually, you won't have

Re: Cluster Filesystem

2008-08-13 Thread Oliver Fromme
Norberto Meijome wrote: Rudi Kramer - MWEB wrote: Don't forget about the HAMMER file system which Matthew Dillon over at DragonFly BSD is busy working on. It's not 100% finished but hopefully soon and it should be ported to FreeBSD. It looks to be pretty good (Exabytes of

Re: How to visit U disk?

2008-08-13 Thread Michaël Grünewald
EdwardKing wrote: Thanks your answer! I use dmesg | tail #dmesg | tail sc0: VGA 16 virtual consoles, flags=0x300 vga0: Generic ISA VGA at port 0x3c0-0x3df iomem 0xa-0xb on isa0 Timecounter TSC frequency 2194304266 Hz quality 800 Timecounters tick every 1.000 msec hptrr: no controller

make release and sysinstall

2008-08-13 Thread Matias Surdi
Hi again, Suppose I build my own FreeBSD based distro, as described in release(7). How can I script sysinstall or replace it with another installer to customize the installation process? Thanks a lot. ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing

Re: Mac RDP (Was: apple mac laptop)

2008-08-13 Thread John Almberg
On Aug 13, 2008, at 5:06 AM, Andrea Venturoli wrote: John Almberg ha scritto: I don't think it's far OT, either, since IMHO, Mac desktops and FreeBSD servers are the perfect, practical combination for many organizations, including my own. Since there seem to be a lot of expert here...

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread John Nielsen
On Wednesday 13 August 2008, Jim wrote: At some point fairly soon, I'll be rebuilding my computer, and I want three things. 64 Bit for more memory, maybe a bit of performance boost as well - it's mostly a multimedia machine decent/good 3D acceleration (better than a GeForce 7300GS - a few

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread Jim
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 2:06 PM, John Nielsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Wednesday 13 August 2008, Jim wrote: At some point fairly soon, I'll be rebuilding my computer, and I want three things. 64 Bit for more memory, maybe a bit of performance boost as well - it's mostly a multimedia

Re: stopping less command from garbaging on the screen

2008-08-13 Thread N. Raghavendra
At 2008-08-12T17:07:08-07:00, Krishna Mohan Gundu wrote: When less exits the entire page history of the less session remains on the screen. How do I prevent less from doing that? A brute-force method is to repaint the screen before `less', and to clear it afterwards, which can be done in

HALP PLEASE!!! USB MOUSE JERKINESS SPORADIC MADNESS

2008-08-13 Thread RODNEY ROGER
I ain't sure if this is the right place for these kinds of questions so here goes it. Every time I'm playing an OpenGL game in X and use the scrollwheel of my mouse, it seems as though the response time of the mouse decreases and mouse movements get real slow for a bit and then go back to normal

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread John Nielsen
On Wednesday 13 August 2008, Jim wrote: On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 2:06 PM, John Nielsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Wednesday 13 August 2008, Jim wrote: At some point fairly soon, I'll be rebuilding my computer, and I want three things. 64 Bit for more memory, maybe a bit of performance

Lots of accounting data

2008-08-13 Thread Christopher Cowart
Hello, I'm playing a game of cat and mouse with process accounting and disk space. I built some boxes with 9GB /var partitions, rolled them into production, and after about 4 days of full load, /var filled up. Looking at the size of /var/account/acct{,.0}, and figuring I'd be seeing a 200% load

Re: Lots of accounting data

2008-08-13 Thread Bill Moran
In response to Christopher Cowart [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Hello, I'm playing a game of cat and mouse with process accounting and disk space. I built some boxes with 9GB /var partitions, rolled them into production, and after about 4 days of full load, /var filled up. Looking at the size of

Re: Lots of accounting data

2008-08-13 Thread Christopher Cowart
Bill Moran wrote: In response to Christopher Cowart [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I only really see two options, neither of which I particularly like: * Throw more disk at the problem (but given what I've seen, I don't like the odds that within a month or two, I'll realize I didn't give it

Re: Lots of accounting data

2008-08-13 Thread Brie Gordon
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 3:03 PM, Christopher Cowart [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Bill Moran wrote: In response to Christopher Cowart [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I only really see two options, neither of which I particularly like: * Throw more disk at the problem (but given what I've seen, I don't

Re: Lots of accounting data

2008-08-13 Thread Dan Nelson
In the last episode (Aug 13), Christopher Cowart said: I'm playing a game of cat and mouse with process accounting and disk space. I built some boxes with 9GB /var partitions, rolled them into production, and after about 4 days of full load, /var filled up. Looking at the size of

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread Roland Smith
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 02:20:45PM -0400, Jim wrote: On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 2:06 PM, John Nielsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Wednesday 13 August 2008, Jim wrote: At some point fairly soon, I'll be rebuilding my computer, and I want three things. 64 Bit for more memory, maybe a bit of

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread Steve Franks
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 12:16 PM, Roland Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 02:20:45PM -0400, Jim wrote: On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 2:06 PM, John Nielsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Wednesday 13 August 2008, Jim wrote: At some point fairly soon, I'll be rebuilding my

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread Roland Smith
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 12:17:23PM -0400, Jim wrote: Has anyone had much experience with a 3600 series ATi card, it's the best in the discreet-video category for my target price/performance, but not listed in the man pages for the Radeon (non-HD) - only the 3400s and the 3800s). Aside from

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread Jim
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 3:25 PM, Steve Franks [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I suppose it's naive to think that some tool like portupgrade could be bent to build all the depends with -m32 as well? I guess you'd wind up with a bunch of things you didn't want as 32-bit (i.e. XOrg?) being re-installed

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread Josh Carroll
Jail. I suspect I could build the base system plus X and copy everything over to a jailed dir. Once there, I could set -m32 in the CFLAGS and CXXFLAGS of the system make.conf. Build WINE in the jail, add a /usr/local... bin32, lib32 and libexec32 to the main (non-jail) part of the OS, and

Re: Mac RDP (Was: apple mac laptop)

2008-08-13 Thread Andrea Venturoli
John Almberg ha scritto: I don't run GUIs on my FreeBSD servers, so I've never had to do anything like this. In fact, I would do it the other way around, if I had to... run the virtual desktop on the Mac, and log into the FreeBSD server. Not that I actually run X on the server. I just SSH

py25_gtk2 misinstalled? (python + gtk)

2008-08-13 Thread Steve Franks
I get the following when I import gtk in python: ImportError: /usr/local/lib/python2.5/site-packages/gtk-2.0/gconf.so: Undefined symbol g_assertion_message_expr My versions: python25-2.5.2_1 py25-gtk-2.12. Ideas? Steve ___

Re: Lots of accounting data

2008-08-13 Thread Christopher Cowart
Dan Nelson wrote: I only really see two options, neither of which I particularly like: * Throw more disk at the problem (but given what I've seen, I don't like the odds that within a month or two, I'll realize I didn't give it enough). * Turn off accounting on these boxes. *

Re: Transparent Bridge with VLAN Tagging - How?

2008-08-13 Thread Christopher Cowart
Mike Sweetser - Adhost wrote: Hello, I'm attempting to set up a transparent bridge in FreeBSD 7.0 to eventually act as a PF/Snort box, and it needs to be VLAN aware. However, I don't seem to be on the right track as far as setting it up. I have, for instance, VLAN 10 that it needs to be

Re: general questions about 7.0 and computer efficiency......

2008-08-13 Thread Gary Kline
On Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 11:52:38PM +0100, Chris Whitehouse wrote: Gary Kline wrote: On Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 12:46:56AM +0100, Chris Whitehouse wrote: Hi Gary Do you build your hardware from the tower case up? ---Green is in these days; so maybe some of us, or each of us, can

Re: general questions about 7.0 and computer efficiency......

2008-08-13 Thread Steve Franks
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 1:56 PM, Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 11:52:38PM +0100, Chris Whitehouse wrote: Gary Kline wrote: On Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 12:46:56AM +0100, Chris Whitehouse wrote: Hi Gary Do you build your hardware from the tower case up?

Re: USB mouse problems.

2008-08-13 Thread Martin Alejandro Paredes Sanchez
El Mar 12 Ago 2008, Bernt Hansson escribió: Yes but only if I connect the mouse after the boot process has finished. If I have it connected during boot it's not found. Moused is started but gives /dev/ums0 not found. So if I want to use the mouse I have to leave it unconnected until I get

getaddrinfo() failed in Apache 2.2

2008-08-13 Thread Tamouh H.
Hi, I'm working on a problem with Apache 2.2 + PHP on FreeBSD 6.1 x86 Recently, we've upgraded from Apache 1.3 to v2.2 , and since then PHP is unable to resolve hostnames unless they're specified in /etc/hosts . The error we'd get would be: php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed:

Re: [6.3] makewhatis - missing etags.1.gz

2008-08-13 Thread Gilles
On Sat, 09 Aug 2008 12:45:12 +0100, Matthew Seaman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It doesn't. makewhatis is just having a bad day trying to process an emacs-related man page that it thinks should be there, but for some reason it isn't. Thanks. ___

Re: question -updating package + ignore depend

2008-08-13 Thread Greg Larkin
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 mc wrote: | On Wednesday 13 August 2008 09:25:19 Mike Clarke wrote: | On Wednesday 13 August 2008, m cassar wrote: | just wanted to mention that firefox3 does not handle addons/plugins | correctly yet according to ports/UPDATING, so this is still

Unable to update transcode port

2008-08-13 Thread Clint Olsen
Hi: I've not been able to upgrade my transcode port for some time. It eventually fails with: ERROR: requirement failed: cannot link against libavcodec libavcodec can be found in the following packages: FFmpeg http://www.ffmpeg.org/ Please see the INSTALL file in the top directory of the

Re: Cluster Filesystem

2008-08-13 Thread Norberto Meijome
On Wed, 13 Aug 2008 18:57:13 +0200 (CEST) Oliver Fromme [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Note that Matt's terminology is a little bit confusing. What he calls mirroring in HAMMER has nothing to do with RAID-1 (like gmirror), but it is rather a kind of replication. The mirroring feature allows

Re: How to visit U disk?

2008-08-13 Thread EdwardKing
I plug USB and FressBSD shows: $umass0: vendor 0x0c45 USB Mass Storage Device, class 0/0, rev 1.10/1.00, addr 2 on uhub0 da0 at umass-sim0 bus 0 target 0 lun 0 da0: USB NAND FLASH DISK 0.20 Removable Direct Access SCSI-2 device da0:1.000MB/s transfers da0:125MB (256000 512 byte sectors: 64H 32S/T

Re: megaupload download script

2008-08-13 Thread Norberto Meijome
On Tue, 12 Aug 2008 14:27:04 -0400 Tsu-Fan Cheng [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I use service from megaupload, i wonder if there is a script that can automatically download each file, one after the other without me clicking myself? thank you!! not sure what megaupload is , but you should google

Intel 802.11agn: Disabling n?

2008-08-13 Thread Razmig K
Hello, I intend to acquire a notebook with the mentioned wireless option, and I understand that its driver, iwn, is still in development stage. I spotted a mention to a disabled n in a recent thread: http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/2008-June/176638.html. Is there a

Your e-ticket is enclosed for this Fri Aug 15th

2008-08-13 Thread Pacha London
Dear Guest As requested by you or your friend, we enclose your complimentary e-ticket to this Friday's Twilo party. Extra tickets for friends can be bought from Ticketweb.co.uk at £15 + b/f. Link: So far 524/550 of these have been sold. To utilise your e-ticket simply

SSH question

2008-08-13 Thread EdwardKing
I use SSH to remote FreeBSD $ssh [EMAIL PROTECTED] password: Then I SSh to suspend client in that remote machine: $~ /home/tom: Permission denied Permission denied? Why? How to do that? --

Re: ATi Intel graphics

2008-08-13 Thread Roland Smith
On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 12:25:48PM -0700, Steve Franks wrote: On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 12:16 PM, Roland Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: IIRC, all the libraries that WINE depends on also need to be available in 32 bits. While not impossible nobody has spent any affort on this because it's

WEP at home

2008-08-13 Thread Chris Chambers
Dear FreeBSD, I am hoping that I can get your help connecting to a wireless WEP network connection. The connection is in my home. First off, I would like to say that I HAVE read the man pages, the handbook and The Complete FreeBSD. Everything up until now has been pretty straight forward.

postgres: [2-1] FATAL: the database is starting up

2008-08-13 Thread fire jotawski
hi sirs, apologize me for disturbing the list but i faced the strange problem that i can not understand every times i boot my machine. my machine is [~] # uname -a FreeBSD makham.serveblog.net 7.0-RELEASE FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE #4: Wed Jul 2 03:43:34 ICT 2008 root@:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/SITING

Re: Upgrade v5.x to v7.0

2008-08-13 Thread Vince Sabio
** At 12:14 -0400 on 08/11/2008, Robert Huff wrote: Vince Sabio writes: I am currently running FreeBSD v5.1 (yes, I am a Bad Person(tm)), Why? Why am I a Bad Person(tm), or why am I still running v5.1? and need to update it to v7.0. Questions: 1. Can I go straight from

Re: usb-serial device

2008-08-13 Thread Michael Lednev
Oliver Fromme пишет: Michael Lednev wrote: Warren Block wrote: Michael Lednev wrote: I've obtained USB thermometer and want to make it usable with FreeBSD. It identifies itself as: kernel: ugen0: vendor 0x4348 USB-SER!, rev 1.10/2.50, addr 2 Under Windows it looks

Re: SSH question

2008-08-13 Thread Matthew Seaman
EdwardKing wrote: I use SSH to remote FreeBSD $ssh [EMAIL PROTECTED] password: Then I SSh to suspend client in that remote machine: $~ /home/tom: Permission denied Permission denied? Why? How to do that? What happened here is that you were trying to type an escape code into ssh -- eg.