Re: isc-dhcpd server, HOSTNAME

2009-05-12 Thread Pieter Donche
On Sun, 10 May 2009, Matthew Seaman wrote: Pieter Donche wrote: FreeBSD7 with isc-dhcp30-server. It hands out an IP address, OK, but the BASH environment variable HOSTNAME is not set. Why? (A DNS server is active on the network and can succesfully be queried from a FreeBSD bash command

Small and Middle Wave Solder and Reflow Oven

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Re: Wake-on-LAN support in FreeBSD?

2009-05-12 Thread Paul B. Mahol
On 5/12/09, Tim Judd taj...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, May 11, 2009 at 4:18 PM, Peter Steele pste...@maxiscale.com wrote: Has anyone successfully used the wake-on-LAN tool wol to wake-up a FreeBSD system? If yes, what NICs did you need to use to get this to work? Search the archives. The

subversion / dav_svn_module : Fatal error 'Recurse on a private mutex.'

2009-05-12 Thread Olivier Mueller
Hello, I have a strange situation on our internal svn server. Since a few days and some upgrades, if I try to access a new created repository via apache, I get a blank page and this error in the apache error log: == /var/log/httpd/httpd-error.log == Fatal error 'Recurse on a private mutex.' at

Re: fdisk: class not found

2009-05-12 Thread Paul B. Mahol
On 5/12/09, Saifi Khan saifi.k...@twincling.org wrote: On Mon, 11 May 2009, Pietro Cerutti wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 Saifi Khan wrote: | Hi all: Hi Saifi, | Trying to write a partition table using fdisk supplied in the | installation DVD of FreeBSD 8.0 i386

Re: ndis0 interrrupt storm

2009-05-12 Thread Paul B. Mahol
On 5/11/09, Chris Whitehouse cwhi...@onetel.com wrote: Paul B. Mahol wrote: On 5/8/09, Chris Whitehouse cwhi...@onetel.com wrote: Paul B. Mahol wrote: On 5/7/09, Chris Whitehouse cwhi...@onetel.com wrote: In the meantime I've tried the three possible drivers (XP, NT and an unlabelled one).

Failing to get dc-misses with pmc

2009-05-12 Thread Nikola Knežević
Hi, I'm trying to get number of L2 cache misses on a system level via: sudo pmcstat -S dc-misses -O /tmp/sample.out However, I'm getting this error: pmcstat: ERROR: Cannot allocate system-mode pmc with specification dc- misses: Invalid argument I'm running 7.1-RELEASE-p3 on: CPU: Intel(R)

mount_nfs and fstab options

2009-05-12 Thread Martin Badie
Hi, I have mounted an NFS share like: mount_nfs -LisT 10.10.10.199:/vol/share /mnt but I can't use -LisT on fstab because man mount_nfs states: Historic -o Options Use of these options is deprecated, they are only mentioned here for compatibility with historic

Re: Wake-on-LAN support in FreeBSD?

2009-05-12 Thread Peter Steele
Tim, I know nothing about WOL on FreeBSD, but according to the wiki, development just started in 8 CURRENT: http://wiki.freebsd.org/WakeOnLan I came across that same reference. Unfortunately we're stuck on 7.0. I take it the point of the wol command that available in the ports collection is

Re: Wake-on-LAN support in FreeBSD?

2009-05-12 Thread Peter Steele
FUD, read ifconfig(8) There is no mention of wake-on-LAN in the man page for ifconfig in 7.0. I'd be interested in seeing if the 8.0 man page has added anything. ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: Wake-on-LAN support in FreeBSD?

2009-05-12 Thread Christian Laursen
Peter Steele wrote: I came across that same reference. Unfortunately we're stuck on 7.0. I take it the point of the wol command that available in the ports collection is that it can be used to wake any system that supports wake-on-LAN, and these systems can be running any OS. So, based on what

Re: Processors

2009-05-12 Thread Ghirai
On Tuesday 12 May 2009 06:01:13 Peter Ulrich Kruppa wrote: Am Montag, den 11.05.2009, 19:11 -0400 schrieb Glen Barber: On Mon, May 11, 2009 at 7:04 PM, Wojciech Puchar woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl wrote: yes. FreeBSD/amd64 Or i386. if you want limited system - yes If by

Re: Wake-on-LAN support in FreeBSD?

2009-05-12 Thread Peter Steele
In some cases (depending on the NIC and the BIOS) WOL works even without OS support. It might be worth testing before you do anything else. I've tried various experiments with the wol command to try to wake up one of our boxes with no luck. We're using the stock nVidia driver. There is also no

Re: Wake-on-LAN support in FreeBSD?

2009-05-12 Thread Peter
--On May 11, 2009 8:06:41 PM -0600 Tim Judd taj...@gmail.com wrote: I've read Google, I've done my research, and know that what I say is the last word. They've exampled how WOL works, and as I said, it's a mode the NIC gets set to and then the ACPI shuts the power off. Without this mode,

Re: mount_nfs and fstab options

2009-05-12 Thread Mel Flynn
On Tuesday 12 May 2009 14:33:00 Martin Badie wrote: Hi, I have mounted an NFS share like: mount_nfs -LisT 10.10.10.199:/vol/share /mnt but I can't use -LisT on fstab because man mount_nfs states: Yes you can. Just comma seperate the arguments without whitespace in the appropreate

Re: Reformatting external harddrive

2009-05-12 Thread Mel Flynn
On Tuesday 12 May 2009 03:18:13 Daniel Underwood wrote: After unsuccessfully trying to reformat my external harddrive on my linux machine, I'm trying to reformat the disk in FreeBSD. Frankly, I just don't know how to do that. Please help me get the disk back to working order; I don't need to

Re: Processors

2009-05-12 Thread Adam Vande More
Ghirai wrote: On Tuesday 12 May 2009 06:01:13 Peter Ulrich Kruppa wrote: Am Montag, den 11.05.2009, 19:11 -0400 schrieb Glen Barber: On Mon, May 11, 2009 at 7:04 PM, Wojciech Puchar woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl wrote: yes. FreeBSD/amd64 Or i386. if

Re: subversion / dav_svn_module : Fatal error 'Recurse on a private mutex.'

2009-05-12 Thread Mel Flynn
On Tuesday 12 May 2009 12:10:58 Olivier Mueller wrote: Hello, I have a strange situation on our internal svn server. Since a few days and some upgrades, if I try to access a new created repository via apache, I get a blank page and this error in the apache error log: ==

Re: Reformatting external harddrive

2009-05-12 Thread Polytropon
On Mon, 11 May 2009 21:18:13 -0400, Daniel Underwood djuatde...@gmail.com wrote: After unsuccessfully trying to reformat my external harddrive on my linux machine, I'm trying to reformat the disk in FreeBSD. Frankly, I just don't know how to do that. The command # newfs /dev/da0

Re: Wake-on-LAN support in FreeBSD?

2009-05-12 Thread Fabian Keil
Peter Steele pste...@maxiscale.com wrote: Has anyone successfully used the wake-on-LAN tool wol to wake-up a FreeBSD system? If yes, what NICs did you need to use to get this to work? Yes, with CURRENT and re(4): f...@africanqueen ~ $pciconf -lv | grep -A 4 re0 r...@pci0:0:9:0:

Re: Reformatting external harddrive

2009-05-12 Thread Matthew Seaman
Daniel Underwood wrote: After unsuccessfully trying to reformat my external harddrive on my linux machine, I'm trying to reformat the disk in FreeBSD. Frankly, I just don't know how to do that. Please help me get the disk back to working order; I don't need to keep any data that is currently on

Installing Unix

2009-05-12 Thread Ese Oronsaye
Hi I am a newbie to Unix with no experience in installing unix operating system. Have been through Download Freebsd but not quite sure what I should download. What is ISO and Distribution not quite sure which I should download. Can anyone help me with this. Regards Ese

Re: Installing Unix

2009-05-12 Thread Matias Surdi
Ese Oronsaye escribió: Hi I am a newbie to Unix with no experience in installing unix operating system. Have been through Download Freebsd but not quite sure what I should download. What is ISO and Distribution not quite sure which I should download. Can anyone help me with this. Regards Ese

Re: Installing Unix

2009-05-12 Thread Jerry McAllister
On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 04:52:15PM +0100, Ese Oronsaye wrote: Hi I am a newbie to Unix with no experience in installing unix operating system. Have been through Download Freebsd but not quite sure what I should download. What is ISO and Distribution not quite sure which I should download.

Re: Installing Unix

2009-05-12 Thread Polytropon
On Tue, 12 May 2009 16:52:15 +0100, Ese Oronsaye eorons...@gmail.com wrote: Hi I am a newbie to Unix with no experience in installing unix operating system. Then welcome to FreeBSD! I'm sure you'll have a great time learning about FreeBSD and of course using it. :-) Have been through

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Re: Installing Unix

2009-05-12 Thread Wojciech Puchar
I am a newbie to Unix with no experience in installing unix operating system. Have been through Download Freebsd but not quite sure what I should download. install CD. if you have good network connection - download small bootonly CD. it will then fetch all needed by the net. but do read a

Re: Installing Unix

2009-05-12 Thread Andrew Gould
On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 10:52 AM, Ese Oronsaye eorons...@gmail.com wrote: Hi I am a newbie to Unix with no experience in installing unix operating system. Have been through Download Freebsd but not quite sure what I should download. What is ISO and Distribution not quite sure which I should

Re: Reformatting external harddrive

2009-05-12 Thread Daniel Underwood
Thanks for all the advice. This evening, when I get home to work, I will try these suggestions. I have no idea why there is more than 1 partition on this disk. I must have inadvertently created multiple partitions when I was struggling to reformat this disk in linux. Every time I tried to fdisk

Re: Booting question

2009-05-12 Thread Mel Flynn
On Monday 11 May 2009 03:57:21 Michel Di Croci wrote: Yes it is in. And it's not the sendmail that is slow, it's the detection / kernel step... not the service steps. Please choose verbose boot from the menu and hand-copy the lines right before,right after and during which the hang occurs.

Re: Reading warnings when installing multiple ports

2009-05-12 Thread Mel Flynn
On Monday 11 May 2009 15:21:24 Jerry McAllister wrote: But, I very often wish there was a convenient way to see some of those messages and especially messages about things one has to do during the install, such as manually installing something or getting some license thing handled, before I

Re: 7.0 - 7.1 crash every two day

2009-05-12 Thread Mel Flynn
On Sunday 10 May 2009 20:51:48 mailingl...@modernbiztonsag.org wrote: Dear List, I've upgraded from source my 7.0-RELEASE to 7.1-RELEASE. It's a general purpose server for a small company and it's clients, running web, sql, mail and recursive dns. The machine is a Compaq ML350 G2. Version 7.0

Re: Reformatting external harddrive

2009-05-12 Thread Polytropon
On Tue, 12 May 2009 13:41:37 -0400, Daniel Underwood djuatde...@gmail.com wrote: I have no idea why there is more than 1 partition on this disk. I think I just saw one partition (slice in FreeBSD) in your output. The data for partition 1 is: [blah] The data for partition 2 is: UNUSED The

Re: Unable to compile Hal

2009-05-12 Thread Lowell Gilbert
David Karapetyan dkara...@nd.edu writes: I am currently running FBSD RELEASE-7.2. I have updated the system using freebsd-update, ran portsnap fetch update to update all ports, and then ran portupgrade to upgrade all installed ports to their current versions. Yet, I am unable to compile

How to compare two arrays by using perl script?

2009-05-12 Thread Tsu-Fan Cheng
Hi ALL, This is not a fbsd-related but a programming question. But this is the only forum I join, I give it a try. I have two arrays, each has two columns (so its A1, B1 and A2, B2). As are the positions while Bs are the values. I need to get the ratio between B1 and B2 if their As are the

Extreme filesystem performance decrese going from FreeBSD4 to FreeBSD7

2009-05-12 Thread Andy Dills
A customer of a customer needed to expand the size of the filesystem on a webserver they run, and since it was still running 4.11, they decided to go ahead and upgrade to 7.1. Unfortunately, they have seen the performance decrease significantly. Now, under 7.1, numerous perl processes will

FreeBSD 7.1 opencrypto -- kern.cryptodevallowsoft

2009-05-12 Thread Brendan Kennedy
Hi All, I'm trying to test a hardware crypto driver, but want to run my tests through the software driver first (and possibly use the software driver to validate results). I have set the following in my GENERIC conf file: device crypto device enc options IPSEC I have

Re: Reformatting external harddrive

2009-05-12 Thread Daniel Underwood
Awesome. This is exactly the advice I need. Thanks! ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Reading warnings when installing multiple ports

2009-05-12 Thread Glen Barber
On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 1:53 PM, Mel Flynn mel.flynn+fbsd.questi...@mailing.thruhere.net wrote: On Monday 11 May 2009 15:21:24 Jerry McAllister wrote: But, I very often wish there was a convenient way to see some of those messages and especially messages about things one has to do during the

Re: ndis0 interrrupt storm

2009-05-12 Thread Chris Whitehouse
Paul B. Mahol wrote: Just typing bt on db prompt for now should be enough. panic: sleeping thread cpuid = 0 KDB: enter: panic [thread pid 1497 tid 100073 ] Stopped atkdb_enter+0x3a: movl$0,kdb_why db bt Tracing pid 1497 tid 100073 td 0xc356c900

Re: Reformatting external harddrive

2009-05-12 Thread Jerry McAllister
On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 01:41:37PM -0400, Daniel Underwood wrote: Thanks for all the advice. This evening, when I get home to work, I will try these suggestions. I have no idea why there is more than 1 partition on this disk. I must have inadvertently created multiple partitions when I was

Re: RES: Cant setup carp as BACKUP

2009-05-12 Thread Chris Cowart
Ricardo Augusto de Souza wrote: Anyone know how do i 'force' a carp to be backup? I set a advskew higher than the master but it comes up as master. Is there a host-based or network-based firewall blocking the carp protocol? In ipfw, you would need: /sbin/ipfw add allow carp from $SOME_IP to

Re: cups-base upgrade failure

2009-05-12 Thread Andrea Venturoli
Jasvinder S. Bahra ha scritto: Hi, I'm trying to upgrade cups-base on my system, but i'm having some problems. ... Anyone have any ideas? Sorry, no. This is just to say I have the same problem too, even on amd64 boxes. bye av. P.S. Shouldn't this be addressed to po...@freebsd.org?

Re: cups-base upgrade failure

2009-05-12 Thread Anton Shterenlikht
On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 11:32:11PM +0200, Andrea Venturoli wrote: Jasvinder S. Bahra ha scritto: Hi, I'm trying to upgrade cups-base on my system, but i'm having some problems. ... Anyone have any ideas? Sorry, no. This is just to say I have the same problem too, even on amd64

CPU/motherboard recommendations

2009-05-12 Thread Robert Huff
I am actively building the parts list for a new system, and would welcome advice on motherboards. Quick research has pointed me to two paths with regard to CPUs: Intel Q9550(s)/Q9650, and AMD Phenom II 925/945. (Unfortunately, the 925 doesn't seem to be available to the general

Re: CPU/motherboard recommendations

2009-05-12 Thread Charlie Kester
On Tue 12 May 2009 at 16:39:56 PDT Robert Huff wrote: I am actively building the parts list for a new system, and would welcome advice on motherboards. It might help others give you good advice if you provide some more information. What's the intended use of this machine? Is price

Re: CPU/motherboard recommendations

2009-05-12 Thread Bernt Hansson
Robert Huff said the following on 2009-05-13 01:39: I am actively building the parts list for a new system, and would welcome advice on motherboards. Quick research has pointed me to two paths with regard to CPUs: Intel Q9550(s)/Q9650, and AMD Phenom II 925/945. (Unfortunately,

Re: cups-base upgrade failure

2009-05-12 Thread Lowell Gilbert
Jasvinder S. Bahra bbdl21...@blueyonder.co.uk writes: Hi, I'm trying to upgrade cups-base on my system, but i'm having some problems. When I try (using portupgrade), i'm presented with the following... --8-- gmake[1]: Nothing to be done for `all'. gmake[1]: Leaving

Re: Reformatting external harddrive

2009-05-12 Thread Daniel Underwood
Thanks guys, this is perfect. According to the newfs manpages, you can specify a filesystem type (-O) and a disktype (-T) for backward compatibility. It further appears that -O can only designate either UFS1 or UFS2. I don't quite know what the -T option designates; i.e., back compatible with

Re: CPU/motherboard recommendations

2009-05-12 Thread Robert Huff
Charlie Kester writes: I am actively building the parts list for a new system, and would welcome advice on motherboards. It might help others give you good advice if you provide some more information. What's the intended use of this machine? A moderate amount of many

does the DRBD can running on freebsd ?

2009-05-12 Thread yibin . jiang
hello I hava a question, can the DRBD run on freebsd ? And does the FreeBSD have DRBD-likes the soft on freeBSD? TKS -- 蒋�D彬 ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe,

Disabling ssh timeouts?

2009-05-12 Thread Steve Kargl
Is there anyway to disable sshd from timing out a connection? I've tried setting ClientAliveCountMax and ClientAliveInterval and TCPKeepAlive in sshd.conf, but no combination that I've tried has worked. I'm trying to running the GCC testsuite, which is not an interactive job. Once it starts,

Re: Disabling ssh timeouts?

2009-05-12 Thread Chuck Robey
Steve Kargl wrote: Is there anyway to disable sshd from timing out a connection? I've tried setting ClientAliveCountMax and ClientAliveInterval and TCPKeepAlive in sshd.conf, but no combination that I've tried has worked. I'm trying to running the GCC testsuite, which is not an

Re: Disabling ssh timeouts?

2009-05-12 Thread Steve Kargl
On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 01:15:48AM -0400, Chuck Robey wrote: Steve Kargl wrote: Is there anyway to disable sshd from timing out a connection? I've tried setting ClientAliveCountMax and ClientAliveInterval and TCPKeepAlive in sshd.conf, but no combination that I've tried has worked.

Re: Disabling ssh timeouts?

2009-05-12 Thread Josh Carroll
On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 10:03 PM, Steve Kargl s...@troutmask.apl.washington.edu wrote: Is there anyway to disable sshd from timing out a connection? I've tried setting  ClientAliveCountMax and ClientAliveInterval and TCPKeepAlive in sshd.conf, but no combination that I've tried has worked. My