Re: setting up X -- under VMWare?

2005-10-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Oct 24, 2005, at 12:24 PM, Teo De Las Heras wrote: Let us know the steps you go through...I'm interested in doing this as well. Teo On 10/24/05, N.J. Thomas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * pete wright [EMAIL PROTECTED] [2005-10-24 10:25:46 -0700]: On 10/24/05, dick hoogendijk [EMAIL

Re: tarring over ssh question - pulling from the source to tarfiles

2005-11-02 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Nov 1, 2005, at 11:20 PM, user wrote: I do that like this: tar cf - /files | ssh [EMAIL PROTECTED] cat /usr/home/user/file_data2.tar or if I want to split it into multiple files: tar cf - /files | ssh [EMAIL PROTECTED] split - -b 1024m /usr/home/user/file_data2.tar This works just

Re: PHP 4.4.0-4.4.1 apache module include() problem

2005-11-04 Thread Garrett Cooper
Max Belushkin wrote: Dear all, I've just updated from PHP 4.4.0 to PHP 4.4.1 (on FreeBSD 5.1-RELEASE, Apache 2.0.55). And now for a lot of scripts (the only common thing between them is that they connect to mysql) I have the following strange behaviour: after apache startup (prefork

Re: Mounting an iPod

2005-11-04 Thread Garrett Cooper
edward wrote: Assistance welcome, James. I finally gave up trying to mount the iPod as an HFS+ device and reformated it in FAT32. Now I can mount it and access its content (I use mount -t msdos /dev/da0s2 /mnt/ipod). However, I can unmount it using umount /mnt/ipod, but I'm not quite sure how

Re: Diagnosing reboot under load

2005-11-07 Thread Garrett Cooper
Micah wrote: Garrett Cooper wrote: On Nov 6, 2005, at 2:01 PM, Micah wrote: Skylar Thompson wrote: Micah wrote: My desktop system just started doing this last night. I was upgrading Gnome using the handy shell script they provide. It looks like sometime around 11:30pm the computer

Re: Out of range starting Xorg on dual display

2005-11-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Nov 10, 2005, at 3:10 AM, Pat Maddox wrote: I've got a dual display setup, and it had been working fine once I finally got the config done. They're two displays running off one graphics card, one through the DVI output and one through the D-SUB. Today I had to switch the inputs that the

Re: Where is GDM ?

2005-11-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Nov 9, 2005, at 1:51 PM, Peter Clutton wrote: On 11/10/05, ptitoliv [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Oops sorry it was my fault. Just a little path problem. Also for future, you asked the correct question: Where is gdm. Typing it in thus, will give you the answer for future path problems.

Re: Out of range starting Xorg on dual display

2005-11-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Nov 10, 2005, at 11:07 AM, Pat Maddox wrote: On 11/10/05, Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Nov 10, 2005, at 3:10 AM, Pat Maddox wrote: I've got a dual display setup, and it had been working fine once I finally got the config done. They're two displays running off one graphics

Re: xorg.conf

2005-11-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Nov 10, 2005, at 12:06 PM, Alex Kelly wrote: On 11/10/05, Alex Zbyslaw [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Alex Kelly wrote: if you're just interested in seeing if it's there, try this: find / -name xorg.conf Try: locate xorg.conf first. Much quicker. If that doesn't find anything

Re: xorg.conf

2005-11-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Nov 10, 2005, at 12:49 PM, Alex Kelly wrote: On 11/10/05, Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Nov 10, 2005, at 12:06 PM, Alex Kelly wrote: On 11/10/05, Alex Zbyslaw [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Alex Kelly wrote: if you're just interested in seeing if it's there, try this: find

Re: Out of range starting Xorg on dual display

2005-11-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Nov 10, 2005, at 1:38 PM, Pat Maddox wrote: On 11/10/05, Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Nov 10, 2005, at 11:07 AM, Pat Maddox wrote: On 11/10/05, Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Nov 10, 2005, at 3:10 AM, Pat Maddox wrote: I've got a dual display setup

Re: How To Delete BSD

2005-11-14 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Nov 14, 2005, at 1:30 AM, Uncle Deejy-Pooh wrote: Message: 20 Date: Sat, 12 Nov 2005 18:07:56 -0800 From: Scharp Ledge [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: (no subject) To: freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.org Message-ID: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII; format=flowed How do I

( No usable mirrors | Binary install CD toast ) for 6.0?

2005-11-14 Thread Garrett Cooper
What I was curious (and a bit perplexed about) is that when I finally got a working 6.0 disk burned, it seemed as if there weren't any working mirrors for downloading indexes or packages for 6.0. I was wondering if this was accidental, intentional, or...? I am wondering since I wasn't

Re: ( No usable mirrors | Binary install CD toast ) for 6.0?

2005-11-15 Thread Garrett Cooper
-RELEASE (this can be done in sysininstall options) On 15/11/05, Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: What I was curious (and a bit perplexed about) is that when I finally got a working 6.0 disk burned, it seemed as if there weren't any working mirrors for downloading indexes

Re: problem with portdb

2006-03-03 Thread Garrett Cooper
Robert Huff wrote: Steel City Phantom writes: i have tried doing a make fetchindex and that had no effect. i manually upgraded portupgrade to the latest version and it still had no change. i don't have a /usr/ports/java/diablo-jdk1.3.1 but i have a diablo-jdk13 dir. any ideas

Re: make installkernel doesn't work?

2006-03-12 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Mar 12, 2006, at 8:55 PM, Cstdenis wrote: I don't get it. I'm trying to switch from a custom kernel named SERVER to a generic kernel. %uname -imrs FreeBSD 6.0-RELEASE-p4 amd64 SERVER cd /usr/src make clean rm -rf /usr/obj make buildkernel make installkernel reboot %sysctl kern.ident

Re: mdmfs -P

2006-03-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
Leo R. Lundgren wrote: Hey all, Some days ago I posted on the stable mailinglist, but haven't gotten a response, so I'm trying my luck here instead. Looking at http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/cvsweb.cgi/src/sbin/mdmfs/mdmfs.c.diff?r1=1.25r2=1.26 , I see that we've finally gotten a -P option to

Re: filling up UDP socket buffers like mad

2006-03-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
Michael W. Lucas wrote: Hi, Running FreeBSD 6.1-PRERELEASE as a DNS, dhcp, and syslog server. I'm having trouble with DNS, DHCP, and syslogd locking up, and I think I've found what they all share in common. During the lockups, the box starts dropping UDP due to full socket buffers. I have a

Re: List Etiquette Question - Thank yous

2006-03-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
Jonathan Horne wrote: im fond of the next time im in [your town] ill stop off and buy you a beer! :) jonathan ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to

Re: what is going on??

2006-03-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
Jonathan Horne wrote: last night i took down my fedora sever to migrate it to freebsd 6.0. ive done numerous tests on dev boxes in the past weeks getting ready for this event, and they were all successful test installs. i had all my services down and i knew what i was supposed to be doing.

Re: what is going on??

2006-03-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
Jonathan Horne wrote: Thanks for the replies everyone. It turned out to be partially ipv6, partially the ipfw on my pfsense firewall. Ultimately, the hangup was in sendmail, unable to start. Ipv6 messages in the logevel 20 maillogs. However, during all my troubles, I was always able to

Re: using ports without X

2006-03-26 Thread Garrett Cooper
- Original Message - From: albi [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Sent: Sunday, March 26, 2006 11:33 AM Subject: using ports without X i wanted to try madman from ports on a local fileserver, but i prefer not to compile X and Qt for this, is that possible ? a look

Re: Need some tips in reorganizing our LAN.

2006-03-28 Thread Garrett Cooper
Jay, snip This interface is connected to 1 switch and then 5 or more switches are connected to this main switch. Those 5 or more switches are then scattered to every area of the building. I know you are thinking a lot of negative things about this setup, but this is what it really looks

Re: Which xorg driver/setup to use to get all the buttons for a Logitech MX518

2006-03-31 Thread Garrett Cooper
Jim Stapleton wrote: Aye, it's got a lot of buttons, and I've tried transferring several of the config settings, however, none of the drivers they pointed to seem to exist in BSD, and they also pointed to devices, again nonexistant in bsd. example, one involves the following: Option Device

Re: Gdk-WARNING **: locale not supported by C.why?? library

2006-04-05 Thread Garrett Cooper
項瑞鋼 wrote: 从freebsd5.4升级到freebsd 6.1 prerelease后可能是本地化错误,导致了很多问题. 表现为xmms时菜单乱码,中文文件名及目录乱码,总是提示Gdk-WARNING **: locale not supported by C library.而且#cd /usr/ports,#make search name=..也无法搜索到结果.portsdb -F也出现错误,提示错误与locale有关. 郁闷至极... 除了在~/.cshrc中设置LANG zh_CN.eucCN,LC_ALL

Login broken and rc.conf variables suddenly invalid after kernel/world upgrade (?!?!)

2006-04-06 Thread Garrett Cooper
So, I basically upgraded my source again and did installworld. Had to run make quite a few times because it appeared that the makefile for /usr/src was broken (or at least the targets were incorrect since it kept on complaining about stuff not being compiled in buildworld). So I ran

Re: Login broken and rc.conf variables suddenly invalid after kernel/world upgrade (?!?!)

2006-04-07 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Fri, 7 Apr 2006, Bill Moran wrote: On Thu, 6 Apr 2006 21:14:33 -0700 Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So, I basically upgraded my source again and did installworld. Had to run make quite a few times because it appeared that the makefile for /usr/src was broken (or at least

Re: Login broken and rc.conf variables suddenly invalid after kernel/world upgrade (?!?!)

2006-04-07 Thread Garrett Cooper
Garrett Cooper wrote: On Fri, 7 Apr 2006, Bill Moran wrote: On Thu, 6 Apr 2006 21:14:33 -0700 Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So, I basically upgraded my source again and did installworld. Had to run make quite a few times because it appeared that the makefile for /usr/src

Re: Login broken and rc.conf variables suddenly invalid after kernel/world upgrade (?!?!)

2006-04-07 Thread Garrett Cooper
Lowell Gilbert wrote: Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: By the way, I also ran mergemaster as shown above. I forgot to originally include that. Did you also forget to mention building and installing the new kernel before the reboot? If you actually left that step out

[semi-SOLVED] Re: Login broken and rc.conf variables suddenly invalid after kernel/world upgrade (?!?!)

2006-04-07 Thread Garrett Cooper
Garrett Cooper wrote: Lowell Gilbert wrote: Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: By the way, I also ran mergemaster as shown above. I forgot to originally include that. Did you also forget to mention building and installing the new kernel before the reboot? If you actually left

Re: Bge Kernel Compile Issues

2006-04-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
Wil Hatfield wrote: Yes I ran a buildworld first. No I can't build the GENERIC config as it has ALOT more problems than just the bge drivers. What I am saying about the GENERIC is that it chokes when trying to install alot of the GENERIC drivers that aren't needed. For instance the aic

Need /bin/sh script help

2006-04-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
Hello again all, Just making a series of sh scripts to help automate updating and whatnot of my fileserver (since I am trying to avoid having mistakes occur with my system, and maybe help the community out a bit by providing some decent means of updating their own machines), and I was

Re: Need /bin/sh script help

2006-04-12 Thread Garrett Cooper
Garrett Cooper wrote: Hello again all, Just making a series of sh scripts to help automate updating and whatnot of my fileserver (since I am trying to avoid having mistakes occur with my system, and maybe help the community out a bit by providing some decent means of updating their own

Determining whether or not a SCSI disk is in use

2006-04-14 Thread Garrett Cooper
Hello again list, Just wondering if there was any way where I could possibly tie into the kernel or do something where I could determine whether or not a disk is currently 'in use'. Problem: I'm trying to spin down my disks periodically via a cronjob to save energy, reduce noise, and

Re: Determining whether or not a SCSI disk is in use

2006-04-14 Thread Garrett Cooper
Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote: On Friday, 14 April 2006 at 1:27:18 -0700, Garrett Cooper wrote: Hello again list, Just wondering if there was any way where I could possibly tie into the kernel or do something where I could determine whether or not a disk is currently 'in use'. Problem: I'm

Re: Determining whether or not a SCSI disk is in use

2006-04-14 Thread Garrett Cooper
. The if statement should read: if [ $STATUS -ne 0 ] On Fri, 14 Apr 2006, Garrett Cooper wrote: Yes. Recently accessed or is being accessed. -Garrett Well, for a shell-script-hack, which (i) requires no new kernel and (ii) could be fairly portable but (iii) could conceivably miss some activity

Re: Determining whether or not a SCSI disk is in use

2006-04-14 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Apr 14, 2006, at 2:48 PM, David J Brooks wrote: On Friday 14 April 2006 16:43, Garrett Cooper wrote: On Apr 14, 2006, at 1:21 PM, Bigby Findrake wrote: On Fri, 14 Apr 2006, Bigby Findrake wrote: I'm sorry, I'm an idiot - the script, in its current incarnation, needs to be modified. It's

Re: Groups

2006-04-17 Thread Garrett Cooper
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I recently tried using the newgrp command (just for kicks) and it aborted killing the window in which I invoked it. I couldn't find a man page for newgrp (though I did find it in O'Reilly's UNIX in a Nutshell). This has led me to question how groups

Re: Same error with all ports install!

2006-04-21 Thread Garrett Cooper
Marwan Sultan wrote: Hello Guys, I fresh installed FreeBSD 6.0R some wierd stuff going on! Firts: the box restarted from it self like 4 times, and /var/log/messages showing only one strange line (for me) which is Apr 22 01:10:46 box kernel: pid 5764 (cc1), uid 0: exited on signal 6 (core

Re: Same error with all ports install!

2006-04-21 Thread Garrett Cooper
Marwan Sultan wrote: Its 2 chipset RAM, each 256DDR total 512 Running on Dell Optiplex Gx260. P4 2.5 Do you think ram has something wrong! ? it should be like one ram chipset? has the problem? I'll try them one at a time, Thanks for the advise, Thanks kevin, thanks Garrett Marwan Sultan

Re: Remote screen control software - recommendations please

2006-04-22 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Apr 22, 2006, at 1:02 AM, Graham Bentley wrote: Thanks for all the suggestions on this. Perhaps I should have worded my question better (well, maybe not on a FreeBSD list ;) I am looking to control Windogs (yuk!) Desktops remotely (and as secure as possible - lol !) Thanks Try rdesktop

Re: Quick Question

2006-04-23 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Apr 23, 2006, at 4:08 AM, fbsd wrote: It would help if you would ask a question. Nobody has ESP to read your mind. You have to provide background information with your question so people on this list can grasp what you are talking about. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: Same error with all ports install!

2006-04-23 Thread Garrett Cooper
Marwan, Did you run memtest86+? That is the true tell-tale sign that something RAM-related does or does not work. You may also have a bad slot on your motherboard, so moving the RAM around to try and get it to work is a good way to troubleshoot your given issue in compiling things. If

Re: Motherboards

2006-04-23 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Apr 23, 2006, at 2:14 AM, Andrew Pantyukhin wrote: On 4/23/06, Francisco Reyes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Andrew Pantyukhin writes: Supermicro are also very good, but IMO they come second after Tyan. Coming late, ok way late :-), into the thread, but someone was mentioning that

Re: Same error with all ports install!

2006-04-23 Thread Garrett Cooper
, read the docs on memtest86. There's a lot of good advice on finding RAM problems. Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Marwan, Did you run memtest86+? That is the true tell-tale sign that something RAM-related does or does not work. You may also have a bad slot on your motherboard, so

Re: Same error with all ports install!

2006-04-23 Thread Garrett Cooper
_memtest86_ to see if the problem is solved. I don't recommend using port compiles to test your RAM, it's not a reliable approach. Also, read the docs on memtest86. There's a lot of good advice on finding RAM problems. Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Marwan, Did you run memtest86

Re: A portupgrade question

2006-04-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
RW wrote: On Monday 24 April 2006 12:50, Richard Collyer wrote: On Mon, April 24, 2006 12:16 pm, Ian Moore wrote: On Monday 24 April 2006 20:43, Ian Moore wrote: Hi, I've got a question about portupgrade and something that's happened with it a couple of times now. The last 2

Re: A portupgrade question

2006-04-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
Ian Moore wrote: On Monday 24 April 2006 22:38, Kevin Kinsey wrote: Ian Moore wrote: Yes, that would fix the problem, but I'm just curious about what causes the problem in the first place, given that portupgrade rarely seems to have these kind of problems. Cheers, ls -l

Re: Can't cvsup - something going on?

2006-04-24 Thread Garrett Cooper
Kurt Buff wrote: Trying to cvsup, getting connection refused for all of the servers I try. Something going on that I don't know about? Kurt And the full error message is...? -Garrett ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: during boot aue0

2006-04-27 Thread Garrett Cooper
Tony Angelo wrote: Hello, All What does this string (i get it during boot) : aue0: if_start running deferred for Giant Who is Giant ? :-) Thanks ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: xhost does not work as expected

2006-04-27 Thread Garrett Cooper
Frank Bonnet wrote: Olivier Nicole wrote: What window manager are you using? I started my laptop connected to root and lauched KDE and found out that it was not listening to TCP port 6000. In fact yes I run KDE too ... and yes it does not listen on 6000 port ... performing a ps -ax | grep X

Re: Boot manager beep (revisited)

2006-04-30 Thread Garrett Cooper
Eric Anderson wrote: This thread: http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-stable/2005-December/020572.html mentions a patch to disable the boot manager beep, and also discusses having it optional. I don't have enough asm-fu to make that option happen, but I can tell you, that on

Re: Resetting Password FreeBSD 5.3

2006-05-01 Thread Garrett Cooper
Monitored24/7 wrote: Hello, How do I reset my password on my server running FreeBSD 5.3. I'm not a UNIX guy and desperately need to get access to some data on my server, which has been sitting, in the closet for 2 years!! Please help :( Thank you. Joseph Restart the machine, boot into

Re: gcc doesn't work (was:(no subject))

2006-05-03 Thread Garrett Cooper
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The unames are: FreeBSD 4.3-RELEASE FreeBSD 4.3-RELEASE #0: Sat Apr 21 10:54:49 GMT 2001 [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/src/sys/compile/GENERIC i386 FreeBSD 4.7-RELEASE FreeBSD 4.7-RELEASE #0: Wed Oct 9 15:08:34 GMT 2002 [EMAIL

Re: Can't build bash3.1 during portupgrade -a

2006-05-07 Thread Garrett Cooper
Michael D. Norwick wrote: freebsd 6.1 RELEASE Compaq Proliant SMP PII-200 (smp modified kernel) Over a week ago I was trying to rebuild Xorg and ran into an issue with libexpat.so.5 not found for 'fc-cache'. This was my fault because earlier I wanted expat2, built it from the 'ports'

Re: Can't build bash3.1 during portupgrade -a

2006-05-08 Thread Garrett Cooper
Michael D. Norwick wrote: Garrett Cooper wrote: Michael D. Norwick wrote: freebsd 6.1 RELEASE Compaq Proliant SMP PII-200 (smp modified kernel) ...snip /usr/ports/distfiles/bash from ftp4.us and re-ran portupgrade -a. It stopped again with the same error. What is happening here

Re: seamonkey -- building calendar (option)

2006-05-08 Thread Garrett Cooper
martinko wrote: hello! i've just upgraded from mozilla (1.7.12) to seamonkey (1.0.1) and discovered the following issue: there's WITH_CALENDAR make switch in the port which is/was supposed to turn building of mozilla with calendar module. i've been happily using it with mozilla suite. the

System segfaulting / panicking a lot after kernel upgrade

2006-01-07 Thread Garrett Cooper
Hello again, I've reinstalled FreeBSD 6.0 on my celeron box recently, and after a kernel upgrade my system seems to be segfaulting a lot during compilations and has panicked quite a few times. First thing that pops into my mind is bad RAM, but I also changed the CPU arch to pentium3

Re: System segfaulting / panicking a lot after kernel upgrade

2006-01-08 Thread Garrett Cooper
Figured out what it was. It was just a stick of RAM that went south. -Garrett On Jan 7, 2006, at 11:19 PM, Garrett Cooper wrote: Hello again, I've reinstalled FreeBSD 6.0 on my celeron box recently, and after a kernel upgrade my system seems to be segfaulting a lot during

Extremely slow authentication via SSH on FreeBSD 6.0

2006-01-08 Thread Garrett Cooper
I'm having a hard time authenticating after upgrading the kernel and some packages, and I was wondering if someone could help me out with this issue. I marked the trouble points and included my sshd_config. Output: shiina:~ gcooper$ ssh -v hoover OpenSSH_3.8.1p1, OpenSSL 0.9.7i 14 Oct 2005

Re: Extremely slow authentication via SSH on FreeBSD 6.0

2006-01-08 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 8, 2006, at 9:10 PM, Derek Musselmann wrote: On Jan 8, 2006, at 7:21 PM, Garrett Cooper wrote: I'm having a hard time authenticating after upgrading the kernel and some packages, and I was wondering if someone could help me out with this issue. I marked the trouble points

Re: Extremely slow authentication via SSH on FreeBSD 6.0

2006-01-09 Thread Garrett Cooper
if that helps. HTH Dave. - Original Message - From: Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Sent: Monday, January 09, 2006 2:42 AM Subject: Re: Extremely slow authentication via SSH on FreeBSD 6.0 On Jan 8, 2006, at 9:10 PM, Derek Musselmann wrote: On Jan 8

Re: Extremely slow authentication via SSH on FreeBSD 6.0

2006-01-09 Thread Garrett Cooper
if that helps. HTH Dave. - Original Message - From: Garrett Cooper [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Sent: Monday, January 09, 2006 2:42 AM Subject: Re: Extremely slow authentication via SSH on FreeBSD 6.0 On Jan 8, 2006, at 9:10 PM, Derek Musselmann wrote: On Jan 8

Re: SSH problem

2006-01-09 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 9, 2006, at 1:57 AM, Leonidas Tsampros wrote: On Mon, Jan 09, 2006 at 12:32:00AM -0800, Robert Stevenson wrote: I'm able to log-in to my FreeBSD box using SSH just a few days ago, but now I can't. Whenever I try I only get to enter my username and the password prompt does not appear

Re: replacement for Acrobat Professional?

2006-01-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 9, 2006, at 5:30 PM, Denny White wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On Jan 9 Michael W. Lucas contributed the following: Hi folks, I've been handed a whole bunch of PDFs and asked to make my comments directly in them. I'm sure there's something in ports that can

Re: System time suddenly changed after reboot.

2006-01-10 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 10, 2006, at 12:29 AM, Andreas Rudisch wrote: On Tue, 2006-01-10 at 09:01 +, Scott Ballantyne wrote: Running 5.3-RELEASE. After many years of using FreeBSD, and as many reboots or more, I had occasion to reboot today, and a few hours later discovered to my horror that the system

Re: Dual Core vs HyperThreading vs Dual CPU

2006-01-11 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 11, 2006, at 12:36 PM, Danial Thom wrote: Wait, I can download music, run a virus scanner and play games all at the same time? wow. Wait, I can do that anyway. Does each core have its own hard drive too? I wonder how many meetings they had before they came up with that description of

Re: Sound on Dell D600 laptop

2006-01-12 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 12, 2006, at 11:20 AM, Jerry Dunham wrote: On 12 Jan 2006 at 12:37, Doug Poland wrote: On Thu, January 12, 2006 12:15, Li, Qing wrote: Has anyone successfully gotten the sound to work on the Dell D600 laptop running FreeBSD 6.0? If you've done it, could you

Re: missing /dev/dsp

2006-01-12 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 12, 2006, at 11:16 AM, SPYRIDON PAPADOPOULOS wrote: Hi again, -Original Message- From: kalin mintchev [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Date: Thu, 12 Jan 2006 13:51:03 -0500 (EST) Subject: Re: missing /dev/dsp Hi, What pciconf -lv says? Can you find your card there?

Re: have bad fstab causing boot error

2006-01-12 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 12, 2006, at 11:03 AM, fbsd_user wrote: fstab is bad and boot drops me into manual root filesystems spec I answer ufs:ad0s1a and get these messages warning / was not properly dismounted warning R/W of / denied. filesystem is not clean run fcsk when I enter fsck command nothing

Re: How to access of linux and windows XP desktop simaltaneously

2006-01-12 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 12, 2006, at 2:39 AM, Kiffin Gish wrote: How about a dual-boot system? -- Kiffin Rex Gish Gouda, The Netherlands -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Anirban Adhikary Sent: Thursday, January 12, 2006 11:28 To:

Issues with hard disks and spindown

2006-01-14 Thread Garrett Cooper
Hello, It appears that after my rearranging my case a bit that my hard drives are spinning up and down quite a bit (in particular one drive). After checking the temperature of the drives with my hand, it appears that everything is running quite smoothly, so there must be something else

Re: Issues with hard disks and spindown

2006-01-15 Thread Garrett Cooper
Garrett Cooper wrote: Hello, It appears that after my rearranging my case a bit that my hard drives are spinning up and down quite a bit (in particular one drive). After checking the temperature of the drives with my hand, it appears that everything is running quite smoothly, so there must

Re: Problems with X11 Forwarding

2006-01-15 Thread Garrett Cooper
Nikolas Britton wrote: On 1/15/06, Aaron Dalton [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I thought this might be the best place to post the question. I am running FreeBSD5.4-RELEASE. For the sake of argument, let's say I am trying to get the port editors/fte running on my Windows box via an SSH tunnel. I

Re: English only, please

2006-01-16 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 15, 2006, at 6:29 PM, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote: On Sunday, 15 January 2006 at 19:45:45 -0600, Kevin Kinsey wrote: Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote: On Sunday, 15 January 2006 at 16:49:27 -0600, Don Hinton wrote: Where exactly does it say that this is an english only list? I suppose you

Re: how do I (non-interactively) change a users password in a script ?

2006-01-16 Thread Garrett Cooper
user wrote: /bin/sh script. Need to change a users password within the script based on a file of user/pass I am feeding the script. Easy. Except the passwd command does not seem to be able to take a password as an argument - I don't think that the passwd command can run non-interactively. So

Re: rpm equivalent to 'pkg_add -r'?

2006-01-17 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 16, 2006, at 11:17 PM, Gregory Nou wrote: Marc G. Fournier wrote: As the subject asks, is there an equivalent? I'm trying to install linux apache2 on a FreeBSD box, and would like have rpm do as much as possible as far as getting the dependencies and downloading them ... baring

Re: FreeBSD vs Linux

2006-01-17 Thread Garrett Cooper
Andrew L. Gould wrote: A FreeBSD vs Linux anecdote: I've read several articles over the years talking about how Linux can breathe new life into old computers. After the last couple of weeks, I don't buy it. After combining the hardware from 2 old computers (circa 1996 and 1998 -- anyone

Re: FreeBSD vs Linux

2006-01-17 Thread Garrett Cooper
Tamouh H. wrote: Just get a different sound card. There are lotsof inexpensive sounds cards that are probably supported by FreeBSD for just a few (10-30) $ Btw, this problem happens with Windows, Mac OS X, etc as well. I have been trying to put an extra USB/Firewire card in my G5, and they

Re: FreeBSD vs Linux

2006-01-17 Thread Garrett Cooper
David Kelly wrote: On Tue, Jan 17, 2006 at 05:00:26PM -0500, Tamouh H. wrote: Just get a different sound card. There are lotsof inexpensive sounds cards that are probably supported by FreeBSD for just a few (10-30) $ Oh come on, I've been working with all Linux, FreeBSD and

FreeBSD and the Mexican jumping drive assignments

2006-01-17 Thread Garrett Cooper
Hello, I was wondering if there was any way where I could make my SCSI drive /dev assignments static because they always seem to change after rebooting the system, which is annoying for filesharing purposes, especially when I expect data to be on drive da0, but it ends up being on da2.

Re: 6.0 for nfsd ?

2006-01-18 Thread Garrett Cooper
Kris Kennaway wrote: On Thu, Jan 19, 2006 at 12:52:26AM +0100, Albert Shih wrote: Hi all I known that's a question come 1000 times when there are a new release... I must re-install my nfs server (actually run under FreeBSD 4.7 perfectly). I want to install FreeBSD 6.0-stable or FreeBSD

Re: Share desktop with XOrg

2006-01-19 Thread Garrett Cooper
Erik Osterholm wrote: On Wed, Jan 18, 2006 at 06:15:55PM +0100, User Gandalf wrote: Kilian Hagemann wrote: On Wednesday 18 January 2006 18:08, User Gandalf pondered: Is it possible to share a desktop under the XOrg server? Is there a port for this? I'm aware of the -display

Re: make.conf Question

2006-01-21 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 21, 2006, at 4:54 PM, Adam Stroud wrote: All: I have been playing around with make.conf and I see that it is possible to to use the NO_OPENSSH variable to not build openssh when updating fbsd from source. I also noticed in the /etc/defaults/rc.conf file that there is a

Re: C/C++ call to detect cpu?

2006-01-21 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 21, 2006, at 12:33 PM, John Levine wrote: Other than 'grep'ing dmesg, is there a way to know the current cpu such as a struct with the machine's cpu and cpu feature (kinda like a time_t struct)? $ sysctl hw.model hw.model: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3000+ If you want more details

Re: C/C++ call to detect cpu?

2006-01-21 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 21, 2006, at 12:33 PM, John Levine wrote: Other than 'grep'ing dmesg, is there a way to know the current cpu such as a struct with the machine's cpu and cpu feature (kinda like a time_t struct)? $ sysctl hw.model hw.model: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3000+ If you want more details

Re: user accounts messed up

2006-01-21 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 21, 2006, at 12:40 PM, Jona Joachim wrote: On 21/01/06, Jona Joachim [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (...) I created a master.passwd file from the backup file in /var/backups and emptied the password field. Then I updated the database with pwd_mkdb but I still can't login. Sounds like PAM

Automount on FreeBSD?

2006-01-21 Thread Garrett Cooper
Hi, Just wondering if automount capability (similar to OSX, FreeBSD) was available on FreeBSD and if so, how would I go about implementing it? I don't need detailed information necessarily, just links to howtos, documentation, and/or references to manpages. Thanks! -Garrett

Re: Automount on FreeBSD?

2006-01-21 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 21, 2006, at 6:40 PM, Dan Nelson wrote: In the last episode (Jan 21), Garrett Cooper said: Just wondering if automount capability (similar to OSX, FreeBSD) was available on FreeBSD and if so, how would I go about implementing it? I don't need detailed information necessarily

Re: NFS trouble

2006-01-22 Thread Garrett Cooper
David Raison wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Sadly even that simple example doesn't work. There's no output of mountd in the syslog and showmount -e doesn't list any shares either. David Andrew P. wrote: On 1/22/06, David Raison [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:

Re: Java Virtual Machine

2006-01-22 Thread Garrett Cooper
Micah wrote: martinko wrote: Micah wrote: Porpoise Power wrote: Which Java VM is the best for freebsd 5.4, running gnome2, and firefox? James Best Both the native jdk14 and jdk15 provide good Java VMs. jdk15 is newer and might be unstable (hasn't been for me). jdk14 is more

Re: azureus core dumps

2006-01-25 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 25, 2006, at 9:07 AM, Ion-Mihai Tetcu wrote: On Tue, 24 Jan 2006 16:54:27 +0200 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: hi after upgrading linux_base and xorg-server azureus won't work anymore,i tried to reinstall all including java but no help.this is the log what azureus prints out after

Re: azureus core dumps

2006-01-25 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 25, 2006, at 9:38 AM, Ion-Mihai Tetcu wrote: On Tue, 24 Jan 2006 16:54:27 +0200 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: hi after upgrading linux_base and xorg-server azureus won't work anymore,i tried to reinstall all including java but no help.this is the log what azureus prints out after

Re: X.org 6.9 doesn't work with NVidia 7800 GTX (fwd)

2006-01-26 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 26, 2006, at 7:50 AM, Stephen Montgomery-Smith wrote: Mike O'Brien wrote: I sent this to freebsd-x11 and didn't hear a peep back, so I'm widening the net. I'm running FreeBSD 6-STABLE, cvsupped as of last night. I upgraded the ports collection to X.org 6.9 at the same time.

Re: RAM check - Followup question

2006-01-27 Thread Garrett Cooper
Billy Tallis wrote: It might be as simple as the bios settings. Which memtest tests gave errors? Assuming that you have not upgraded the ram or anything like that, it is probably the chipset. What type of chipset do you have? On 1/27/06, Philip Juels [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Curious...the

Re: RAM check - Followup question

2006-01-27 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Fri, 27 Jan 2006, Philip Juels wrote: Curious...the system is a Dell Optiplex GX270...RAM system is PC3200 2x512MB DIMMs in a the dual-channel arrangment. If I run memtest against this setup, I get numerous errors. However, if run memtest with only one DIMM installed (either one), I get

Re: A strategic question

2006-01-27 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 27, 2006, at 6:16 PM, Jozef Baum wrote: This posting doesn't contain a technical question about FreeBSD, rather a strategic one. Some time ago, I wanted to migrate to a Unix environment, because I wanted to have a secure, stable, convenient and efficient environment for developing

Re: A strategic question

2006-01-27 Thread Garrett Cooper
On Jan 27, 2006, at 6:16 PM, Jozef Baum wrote: This posting doesn't contain a technical question about FreeBSD, rather a strategic one. Some time ago, I wanted to migrate to a Unix environment, because I wanted to have a secure, stable, convenient and efficient environment for developing

Mounting Reiserfs partition from firewire

2006-01-28 Thread Garrett Cooper
Hello, This is my first time trying to mount a Reiserfs 3.6 partition on a firewire drive in FreeBSD 6.0, and I was wondering if there were any additional things that I needed to look into as far as controlling the drive (resetting it for powerdown) and any additional things I need for

/etc/group and /etc/passwd nuked after installworld

2006-01-28 Thread Garrett Cooper
Hi, I was wondering if someone could provide some of the user groups for /etc/group since I think my numbering scheme's off and there are some files owned on my system by mystery groups and users. It would be nice since I'd like to fix whatever happened after my last installworld.

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