Re: geli and soft-updates

2008-09-20 Thread Wojciech Puchar
I'm wondering if soft-updates on UFS2 should be enabled on a geli provided disk, da1.eli, for example. That is, same as without geli. geli device behaves like normal disk/partition, just it's encrypted. P.S. Anyone running ZFS on multiple geli providers? as above.

Re: Segmentation fault when free

2008-09-20 Thread Giorgos Keramidas
On Fri, 19 Sep 2008 20:03:03 -0700 (PDT), Unga [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi thank you very much for your reply and the test case. That is, in a trivial case like this, free() works well. Hopefully free() works well in all cases too. But my main program is 1900 lines, f1() and f2() are in a

Re: PAM_AUTHTOK_RECOVER_ERR

2008-09-20 Thread Berk Gulenler
Dan Nelson wrote: In the last episode (Sep 19), Berk Gulenler said: Dan Nelson wrote: In the last episode (Sep 19), Berk Gulenler said: I'm trying to install pam_ldap 1.84 to FreeBSD version 6.3 AMD64. But I'm getting this error message from gmake compiler. I think the problem is

Re: geli authentication algo and newfs weirdness

2008-09-20 Thread Wojciech Puchar
the/root{156}~# geli init -a hmac/sha256 /dev/da1 Enter new passphrase: Reenter new passphrase: the/root{157}~# the/root{157}~# geli attach da1 Enter passphrase: check what is default (and possibly minimum) sector size for hmac/sha256 fragment size of UFS can't be less

Re: kill -KILL fails to kill process

2008-09-20 Thread Wojciech Puchar
others). This can happen when your process blocks on pending file I/O. The process opens a file descriptor, could even be a socket, and asterisk does only file I/O and network I/O. file I/O works fine so it can't be a problem (everything else works on the same filesystem. get what it's

Re: kill -KILL fails to kill process

2008-09-20 Thread Wojciech Puchar
1. The process hangs in disk wait (flag D in ps' STAT column). This often means there's a hardware problem with your disk or controller (or a driver bug), or a network problem if you use NFS. not this for sure. no NFS, no filesystem is blocked. 2. The process was suspended

Re: xorg gfx card: amd64+xvideo+decent 2d performance

2008-09-20 Thread Nash Nipples
I've been trying to find anything that fits the bill. My only requirements are: * That it works with amd64 (on FreeBSD, obviously). * That it supports Xvideo. * That it has decent 2D performance. * That it works with wide screen resolutions (so I guess basically modern hardware + modern

Re: Segmentation fault when free

2008-09-20 Thread Unga
--- On Sat, 9/20/08, Giorgos Keramidas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: Giorgos Keramidas [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: Segmentation fault when free To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED], freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Date: Saturday, September 20, 2008, 2:23 PM On Fri, 19 Sep 2008

Re: Segmentation fault when free

2008-09-20 Thread Giorgos Keramidas
On Sat, 20 Sep 2008 00:31:41 -0700 (PDT), Unga [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: --- On Sat, 9/20/08, Giorgos Keramidas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: You are probably calling free() multiple times for the same buffer. Try tracing the malloc and free calls, using the information from this message:

Re: Segmentation fault when free

2008-09-20 Thread Unga
--- On Sat, 9/20/08, Giorgos Keramidas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 1. This clearly shows my program is trying to free a memory that has not been allocated. How it could have happened? Aha. This looks remarkably like an address in the runtime stack. It usually happens when you have a

FreeBSD is locking and logging out

2008-09-20 Thread Desmond Chapman
I've had my screen lock a few times and log out automatically once. If it's any help, it's happened while running qemu. _ See how Windows Mobile brings your life together—at home, work, or on the go.

Re: Segmentation fault when free

2008-09-20 Thread Nash Nipples
I checked again, up to the this problematic free(), functions return newly allocated strings properly: char *f( ) { char *newstr = NULL; : newstr = (char *) malloc(p - sp + 1); if (newstr == NULL) return NULL; : return newstr; } Can a yet not executed wrong free()

Re: Segmentation fault when free

2008-09-20 Thread Nash Nipples
actually what i think someone should really tell you is that maybe you should take a look at the free() manual which is available here http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/man.cgi?query=freeapropos=0sektion=0manpath=FreeBSD+7.0-RELEASEformat=html or you can try to run `man free` in the console. there is a

Suspicious physical memory map from BIOS

2008-09-20 Thread questions
Hi, I have some problem with physical memory being getting reported incorrectly on Freebsd 6.3. I have 4GB of RAM installed but BIOS call actually returns following usable physical memory map - base address = 0, length = 640K base address = 1M, length = 2.5G base address = 4G, length = 5.5G How

Re: Problem report not showing up?

2008-09-20 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Philip Semanchuk [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi all, I submitted a problem report using send-pr a few days ago. send-pr completed without any errors, but I haven't seen any evidence of my problem report in the FreeBSD bug list (http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr-summary.cgi ) or on the bugs

Re: Audio Production

2008-09-20 Thread Timm Wimmers
m cassar schrieb: Does anyone here use freebsd for serious audio/video production work? or know if there is some kind of community? Didn't try it, but http://ardour.org/ looks like what you are looking for. See http://www.freshports.org/audio/ardour/ -- Timm smime.p7s Description: S/MIME

Re: Segmentation fault when free [SOLVED]

2008-09-20 Thread Unga
--- On Sat, 9/20/08, Giorgos Keramidas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: ktrace.out shows: malloc_init() 0x8103400 = malloc(1024) malloc_init() malloc_init() 0x810b0b0 = malloc(400) : so many malloc : so many free : malloc/free combinations : free(0xbfbfc9c9) 1. This

Re: kill -KILL fails to kill process

2008-09-20 Thread Mel
On Saturday 20 September 2008 08:35:53 Wojciech Puchar wrote: 1. The process hangs in disk wait (flag D in ps' STAT column). This often means there's a hardware problem with your disk or controller (or a driver bug), or a network problem if you use NFS. not this for sure. no

Alternative for EasySpeedy

2008-09-20 Thread Marc Schneiders
In the past I had for some time a dedicated server with EasySpeedy in Denmark. In the beginning it worked alright, but later it turned sour. No or flaky network connection. No replies from support. So I quit. But I still would like to have something similar, where you can do whatever you like with

Re: Problem report not showing up?

2008-09-20 Thread Mel
On Saturday 20 September 2008 14:49:40 Lowell Gilbert wrote: Philip Semanchuk [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi all, I submitted a problem report using send-pr a few days ago. send-pr completed without any errors, but I haven't seen any evidence of my problem report in the FreeBSD bug list

Re: Problem report not showing up?

2008-09-20 Thread Philip Semanchuk
On Sep 20, 2008, at 10:46 AM, Mel wrote: On Saturday 20 September 2008 14:49:40 Lowell Gilbert wrote: Philip Semanchuk [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi all, I submitted a problem report using send-pr a few days ago. send-pr completed without any errors, but I haven't seen any evidence of my

file recovery

2008-09-20 Thread fighter92
Hello! I'm a newbie on freebsd. I had some installing problems and my other operating system(Windows Vista) doesn't work anymore. The recovery cd does not work in this case and I would not like to reinstall, as it needs HDD format and I wil lose some important data. So here's the situation: I

Re: FreeBSD installation doesn't work

2008-09-20 Thread Mel
On Friday 19 September 2008 12:17:35 Oliver Fromme wrote: Oliver Fromme [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Matthew Seaman wrote: Mel wrote: that's aside from the fact that the root partition '/' always has to be the first partition, for the simple reason that everything else is

Re: irq19 uhci interrupts taking ~100% of one core?

2008-09-20 Thread kg5nm
I think this is a SATA driver problem on amd64 builds. I have the same problem (3 usable cores due to this!). I'm too am running a custom kernel but this was also happening on GENERIC. If you temporarily disable all USB drivers, you should see the SATA ATAPI driver pop up on 'vmstat -i'

Re: Audio Production

2008-09-20 Thread m cassar
On Sat, Sep 20, 2008 at 9:18 AM, Timm Wimmers [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: m cassar schrieb: Does anyone here use freebsd for serious audio/video production work? or know if there is some kind of community? Didn't try it, but http://ardour.org/ looks like what you are looking for. See

Re: epiphany stalls on dbus-launch?

2008-09-20 Thread Mel
On Thursday 18 September 2008 13:54:54 Anton Shterenlikht wrote: On Wed, Sep 17, 2008 at 04:12:22PM +0100, Anton Shterenlikht wrote: I've built ports/www/epiphany on FBSD-6.3-stable on Alpha. On launch epiphany never opens the graphical window. ps shows: 67097 p5 I 0:01.21

Re: Multiple installation of one ports

2008-09-20 Thread Mel
On Wednesday 17 September 2008 16:55:46 FreeBSD wrote: John Nielsen a écrit : On Tuesday 16 September 2008 01:26:35 pm FreeBSD wrote: I've been asked by a customer to install Drupal on one server to manage a new site. No problem yet. But, he also asked if it would be possible to install

Re: Mystical Server Shutdown.

2008-09-20 Thread Mel
On Friday 19 September 2008 02:52:43 Grant Peel wrote: Hi H, and Matt, and all, I had instigated all.log, and here is what happened at 04:08 EDT this morning...any clues you see here? ... Sep 18 04:04:08 defiant named[601]: unexpected RCODE (SERVFAIL) resolving 'examplewhole.com/NS/IN':

Uplading file via Lighttpd - system hangs

2008-09-20 Thread Yury Michurin
Hello, When trying uploading a file to a PHP script over lighttpd, the system just hangs. no output to the console, no panic, just hangs. I can still enter username/password to the login prompt from the keyboard, but then nothing happens. top that was running just freezes and stop refreshing.

Re: Problem report not showing up?

2008-09-20 Thread Mel
On Saturday 20 September 2008 16:57:15 Philip Semanchuk wrote: Better yet, check your /var/log/maillog first. Once submitted you will get an autoreply, with the ID it's been assigned to. Send-pr's that don't show up, usually reside in /usr/bin/mailq. Good call -- there it is. I guess

Bobbito, Shortee Blitz, Spin Doctor @ On The Real this Friday more!

2008-09-20 Thread The Doctor's Orders
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ipv6

2008-09-20 Thread beni
Hi, I have a question about IPv6. I installed /net/freenet6 and edited the /usr/local/etc/gw6c.conf file with the login and password given by Go6.net. I added freenet6_enable=YES, ipv6_enable=YES and ipv6_network_interfaces=vr0 tun0 to my /etc/rc.conf. An ifconfig shows this : bsdaddict#

Re: Alternative for EasySpeedy

2008-09-20 Thread Craig Butler
On Sat, 2008-09-20 at 16:21 +0200, Marc Schneiders wrote: In the past I had for some time a dedicated server with EasySpeedy in Denmark. In the beginning it worked alright, but later it turned sour. No or flaky network connection. No replies from support. So I quit. But I still would like to

Re: Realtek 8111C?

2008-09-20 Thread Sebastian
Oliver Fromme wrote: Sebastian [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'd like to confirm my understanding of current status on this NIC. It seems, based on some searching, the current Realtek driver in FreeBSD doesn't support the 8111C, and that although the vendor-supplied driver _may_ work for

Re: Audio Production

2008-09-20 Thread Nash Nipples
m cassar schrieb: Does anyone here use freebsd for serious audio/video production work? or know if there is some kind of community? Didn't try it, but http://ardour.org/ looks like what you are looking for. See http://www.freshports.org/audio/ardour/ -- Timm thanks but

segmentation fault 11

2008-09-20 Thread Desmond Chapman
I saw a reference that linux.ko and kqemu.ko can start a segmentation fault 11. My memory is set to 2G in the loader file and physical is 1.77G. Would this cause the problem? _ See how Windows Mobile brings your life together—at

Incorrect commandline history with bash

2008-09-20 Thread manish jain
Hi, I just migrated from Linux and I am now using FreeBSD 6.3. My keyboard layout is US-ISO and my TERM is con25. I am using bash#3 as my login shell. (I installed the bash package from the distribution media, not from /usr/ports). The problem is that bash does not remember my commands

Re: Realtek 8111C?

2008-09-20 Thread Sebastian
Da Rock wrote: I have used the compiled driver on 6.3 with success- but then I've used the driver linked in a post to drivers list. 7.0 is a no go. I tried to compile the current OEM Realtek driver under (v176) on fbsd 6.3, but couldn't get it to build. My foo is a little thin here. :)

Re: Realtek 8111C?

2008-09-20 Thread perryh
... I thought I'd try copying the driver from 7.1. The module (if_re.ko) appears to load successfully at boot time, however the NIC is still not shown in dmesg and unavailable as re0. I admit I don't know if this should even work (7.1-compiled module on 6.3 kernel) ... That would indeed not

Re: geli authentication algo and newfs weirdness

2008-09-20 Thread Vinny
Wojciech Puchar wrote: the/root{156}~# geli init -a hmac/sha256 /dev/da1 Enter new passphrase: Reenter new passphrase: the/root{157}~# the/root{157}~# geli attach da1 Enter passphrase: check what is default (and possibly minimum) sector size for hmac/sha256 fragment size of UFS can't be less

brain-fault: core dump.

2008-09-20 Thread Gary Kline
A few days ago I dl'd the OOo-2.4.1 and now need some clues how to install the tarball. I tried #pkg_add -rv [OOo-tarball] it failed. ...So is there some quick fix? tia, gary -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.thought.org Public Service Unix

Re: brain-fault: core dump.

2008-09-20 Thread Nash Nipples
A few days ago I dl'd the OOo-2.4.1 and now need some clues how to install the tarball. I tried #pkg_add -rv [OOo-tarball] it failed. ...So is there some quick fix? tia, gary http://view.samurajdata.se/ http://porting.openoffice.org/freebsd/#howto

upgrade packges

2008-09-20 Thread gahn
Hi all: I am trying upgrading some packages and having problems. for example: home# pkg_delete mysql-client-5.0.67 pkg_delete: package 'mysql-client-5.0.67' is required by these other packages and may not be deinstalled: apache-2.2.9_5 php5-5.2.6_2 cyrus-sasl-2.1.22_1 postfix-2.5.4,1

Re: upgrade packges

2008-09-20 Thread Sahil Tandon
gahn [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all: I am trying upgrading some packages and having problems. for example: home# pkg_delete mysql-client-5.0.67 pkg_delete: package 'mysql-client-5.0.67' is required by these other packages and may not be deinstalled: apache-2.2.9_5 php5-5.2.6_2

Re: upgrade packges

2008-09-20 Thread Matthew Seaman
gahn wrote: Hi all: I am trying upgrading some packages and having problems. for example: home# pkg_delete mysql-client-5.0.67 pkg_delete: package 'mysql-client-5.0.67' is required by these other packages and may not be deinstalled: apache-2.2.9_5 php5-5.2.6_2 cyrus-sasl-2.1.22_1

Re: Realtek 8111C?

2008-09-20 Thread Sebastian
Sebastian wrote: Da Rock wrote: I have used the compiled driver on 6.3 with success- but then I've used the driver linked in a post to drivers list. 7.0 is a no go. I tried to compile the current OEM Realtek driver under (v176) on fbsd 6.3, but couldn't get it to build. My foo is a little

Re: Segmentation fault when free [SOLVED]

2008-09-20 Thread Giorgos Keramidas
On Sat, 20 Sep 2008 07:04:03 -0700 (PDT), Unga [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sat, 9/20/08, Giorgos Keramidas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: : free(0xbfbfc9c9) 1. This clearly shows my program is trying to free a memory that has not been allocated. How it could have happened? Aha. This looks

The FreeBSD Diary: 2008-08-31 - 2008-09-20

2008-09-20 Thread Dan Langille
The FreeBSD Diary contains a large number of practical examples and how-to guides. This message is posted weekly to freebsd-questions@freebsd.org with the aim of letting people know what's available on the website. Before you post a question here it might be a good idea to first search the

Upgrading

2008-09-20 Thread Grant Peel
Hi all, I am preparing to upgrade all servers from FBSD 6.2 to 6.3 in preperation for 6.4, and some day 7.x One thing I have always found a little confusing is what tag to specify in the supfile. If a machine is running 6.2, and I want to upgrade to the latest production release, would I

Re: ipv6

2008-09-20 Thread David Horn
On Sat, Sep 20, 2008 at 11:35 AM, beni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, I have a question about IPv6. I installed /net/freenet6 and edited the /usr/local/etc/gw6c.conf file with the login and password given by Go6.net. I added freenet6_enable=YES, ipv6_enable=YES and ipv6_network_interfaces=vr0

Re: Segmentation fault when free

2008-09-20 Thread Mel
On Saturday 20 September 2008 13:46:23 Nash Nipples wrote: can someone please explain to me what happens to the allocated memory called within a function assigned to its local pointer after this function ends Ok - let's see if I get this right: - the allocated memory - called within a

Re: geli and soft-updates

2008-09-20 Thread Vinny
Wojciech Puchar wrote: I'm wondering if soft-updates on UFS2 should be enabled on a geli provided disk, da1.eli, for example. That is, same as without geli. geli device behaves like normal disk/partition, just it's encrypted. Wojciech, Thanks for your answer. I was wondering what the

Custom Kernel Problem

2008-09-20 Thread Michael Gass
Installed FreeBsd 7.0 a few weeks ago in a Pentium III with just 128 M of memory. Recently compiled a custom kernel. It seems to work ok, but dmesg gives the following at the end: Trying to mount root from ufs:/dev/ad0s1a pid 438 (kldstat), uid 0: exited on signal 11 (core dumped) pid 547

Re: Upgrading

2008-09-20 Thread Odhiambo Washington
On Sun, Sep 21, 2008 at 2:29 AM, Grant Peel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all, I am preparing to upgrade all servers from FBSD 6.2 to 6.3 in preperation for 6.4, and some day 7.x One thing I have always found a little confusing is what tag to specify in the supfile. If a machine is running