Re: Postfix partial status error in syslog

2005-03-21 Thread Glyn Millington
Matt Rechkemmer [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Anyone else out there running Postfix, seeing this in their syslogs? postfix/master[83222]: warning: master_status_event: partial status (4 bytes) postfix/master[83222]: warning: master_status_event: partial status (4 bytes) It seems to occur during

Re: Unsubscribe?

2005-03-25 Thread Glyn Millington
Doug Paquette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Group, Sorry to have to ask this question here, but does anyone have the address to where I unsubscribe to the various free bsd mailing lists? Thanks Doug __ Do you Yahoo!? Yahoo! Small

Re: console mail client

2005-04-02 Thread Glyn Millington
Gert Cuykens [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: so if i understand it corectly the hole mail thingie is based on -a mail client (mutt) -a mail sender (sendmail) -a mail storage (postfix) -a mail receiver (fetchmail) As Chris said, not quite. The place to _begin_ on all this is is the Handbook

OPen Office 2.0 via packages

2005-11-04 Thread Glyn Millington
Greetings! For the sake of a continuing happy marriage ! I really need to install OPenOffice 2 on a machine at home - soon to be running FreeBSD 6.0 (i386) :-) I can't build the port because the hard drive is too small - just enough spare space for the compiling. Is it possible to do this

Re: OPen Office 2.0 via packages

2005-11-04 Thread Glyn Millington
Andrew P. [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Just try to pkg_add it. OO doesn't require Java to run, only to build. Brilliant!! This (about Java) was what I needed to know. There are some run-dependencies, you can see them here: http://www.freshports.org/editors/openoffice.org-2.0/ Sorry -

Re: updating a port with problems (libxml2)

2008-10-17 Thread Glyn Millington
Colin Brace [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi all, I use portsnap to keep the port tree of my FreeBSD 7 box up to date. According to portaudit, which I run nightly, there is a problem with the current version of libxml2. So, as usual, I run sudo portsnap fetch sudo portsnap update, and then:

Re: flash-9, 10 on FreeBSD

2008-10-28 Thread Glyn Millington
Dánielisz László [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hello! I also had some fight with Adobe's Flash player, but unfortunately without success. I remaing curios about any solution. Szia! To be honest I gave up with Flash for either the FreeBSD or Linux version of Firefox. Couldn't get it to work

Re: flash-9, 10 on FreeBSD

2008-10-29 Thread Glyn Millington
Mikhail Teterin [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Sent by Glyn Millington: My solution was to install Wine and run the MS port of Firefox. So far it works flawlessly for me. This has two problems: 1. It requires a (licensed) Windows install handy. No it doesn't. The MS version of Firefox

Calling FBSD1 -

2008-10-29 Thread Glyn Millington
Hi there FBSD1 I note that your system has twice sent a copy of my post, unaltered, in the thread Flash 9,10 FreeBSD to the freebsd-questions list! Is there something wrong ? atb Glyn ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: Calling FBSD1 -

2008-10-29 Thread Glyn Millington
Glyn Millington [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi there FBSD1 I note that your system has twice sent a copy of my post, unaltered, in the thread Flash 9,10 FreeBSD to the freebsd-questions list! Is there something wrong ? Apologies Joeb, I see now that you did in fact append a question

Re: flash-9, 10 on FreeBSD

2008-10-29 Thread Glyn Millington
FBSD1 [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Mikhail Teterin [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Sent by Glyn Millington: My solution was to install Wine and run the MS port of Firefox. So far it works flawlessly for me. This has two problems: 1. It requires a (licensed) Windows install handy

Re: fail with wireless network configuration with SIOCS80211: Invalid argument

2008-10-31 Thread Glyn Millington
Zhang Weiwu [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Paul B. Mahol wrote: On 10/30/08, Zhang Weiwu [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Zhang Weiwu wrote: Hello. I am trying to get an AboveCable (model: ACPC 2000-01) wireless card connected to my home network with 40-bit Hex WEP Encryption on FreeBSD 6.1.

Re: Is KDE4 usable on FreeBSD?

2008-11-01 Thread Glyn Millington
Wojciech Puchar [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: it's SLOW and resource hungry - giving nothing else than a good look. that's why i compare it to windoze. and why you need desktop (whatever it means) at all? just window manager is enough, try fvwm2 maybe icewm maybe other etc. all of them does

Re: re changing from vista

2008-11-14 Thread Glyn Millington
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Jerry McAllister [EMAIL PROTECTED] escribió: On Sat, Nov 15, 2008 at 08:00:23AM +1000, Da Rock wrote: On Fri, 2008-11-14 at 11:58 +0100, peter wrote: Dear sirs please can you help me i am totally confused i want to change from windows vista but i cannot

Re: Official FreeBSD Forums

2008-11-17 Thread Glyn Millington
Matthew Seaman [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Giorgos Keramidas wrote: * Having five gazillion posts that say me too, is not exactly a productive answer to a problem. Alas, this is often what you get when you gather hundreds of _very_ inexperienced people and you hand them a web

Re: OO, text OR .odt to HTML?

2008-11-22 Thread Glyn Millington
Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: is there a push button way of turning an odt file or plain ascii file into HTML using openoffice? i've googled, but haven't found anything. In OO 3 File-Export-File Format - html/xhtml hth Glyn

Re: OO, text OR .odt to HTML?

2008-11-22 Thread Glyn Millington
Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Sat, Nov 22, 2008 at 10:06:48PM +, Glyn Millington wrote: Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: is there a push button way of turning an odt file or plain ascii file into HTML using openoffice? i've googled, but haven't found

Re: Why FreeBSD not popular on hardware vendors

2008-12-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Jerry McAllister jerr...@msu.edu writes: But, we can _gently_ (it hasn't always been so gentle) teach newbies that the list is meant for something higher than just repeatedly ragging on why isn't FreeBSD more like MS or RHEL or whatever. Or even why isn't FreeBSD more like FreeBSD used to

Re: xi?

2009-02-28 Thread Glyn Millington
gahn ipfr...@yahoo.com writes: Hi all: I am rebuilding those ports and run into some problems. one of those is: checking for XINPUT... configure: error: Package requirements (x11 xext xi = 1.2 inputproto = 1.5) were not met: Requested 'xi = 1.2' but version of Xi is 1.1.3 searching for

Re: is there a way to upgrade Only ports that need it??

2009-04-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Gary Kline kl...@thought.org writes: is there any way t o not upgrade all installed ports, but only those that are not current? tired of having my main box grinding away for endless days portupgrade -akOP does the trick here. The time taken depends in large part on

Re: Can you ACTUALLY print from FreeBSD?

2009-04-20 Thread Glyn Millington
Keith Seyffarth w...@weif.net writes: I'm trying to print from my FreeBSD machine. I've been through a number of online tutorials and instructions on printing from Unix or FreeBSD in particular, but they all seem to start with the assumption that printing from the machine is possible. I'm

Re: Can you ACTUALLY print from FreeBSD?

2009-04-20 Thread Glyn Millington
Sorry - meant to add this to post Take a look here:- http://openprinting.org/show_printer.cgi?recnum=HP-OfficeJet_4110 A free driver is available, rather than the windows .dll Good luck :-) atb Glyn ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing

sendmail SMTP AUTH: question about /etc/mail/auth/client-info file

2010-01-07 Thread Glyn Millington
Matthias Apitz writes: Hello, Because I was forced by my ISP to do so, I have configured successfully as described in the FBSD docs the sendmail with SMTP AUTH; one question remains: the required file /etc/mail/auth/client-info has the line: AuthInfo:smtp.1blu.de U:root

Re: sendmail SMTP AUTH: question about /etc/mail/auth/client-info file

2010-01-08 Thread Glyn Millington
Matthias Apitz writes: Hello Glyn, I have read the above page during my configuration but it does not explain to me which user must be configured in U: value; Is it me? Or is it the userID the sendmail daemon is running as? It works with U:root, but what does this mean exactly?

ANNOUNCE: New Custom XFCE isos based on 8.0-RELEASE-p2 (32 and 64 bits)

2010-01-10 Thread Glyn Millington
Manolis Kiagias writes: Hey all, I have just completed the second 8.0-RELEASE based build of the 'Custom releases' project hosted here: http://freebsd-custom.wikidot.com Nice!! Many many thanks. atb Glyn ___

VirtualBox - does it work for FreeBSD?

2010-01-20 Thread Glyn Millington
Good Morning :-) A quick question for anyone running VirtualBox on a FreeBSD _host_ machine, with Linux or Windows as a _guest_ OS. Does it work? That is, do the guest additions work fully for those guests, or are there limitations such those I experience currently when running FreeBSD 8

Re: VirtualBox - does it work for FreeBSD?

2010-01-21 Thread Glyn Millington
Daniel C. Dowse writes: On Thu, 21 Jan 2010 07:11:53 + at Glyn Millington g...@millingtons.eclipse.co.uk wrote: Good Morning :-) A quick question for anyone running VirtualBox on a FreeBSD _host_ machine, with Linux or Windows as a _guest_ OS. Does it work

Re: Installing latest version of LaTeX

2009-06-06 Thread Glyn Millington
bf bf20...@yahoo.com writes: Thanks for the info. I'll have to try to install TeX Live. This is not trivial, which is one of the reasons it hasn't been done. Well *porting* TeX Live is certainly not trivial! But actually installing it as free-standing software is not too hard. Get it from

Re: Installing latest version of LaTeX

2009-06-06 Thread Glyn Millington
Roland Smith rsm...@xs4all.nl writes: On Sat, Jun 06, 2009 at 07:34:07AM +0100, Glyn Millington wrote: bf bf20...@yahoo.com writes: Thanks for the info. I'll have to try to install TeX Live. This is not trivial, which is one of the reasons it hasn't been done. Well *porting* TeX

Re: Which latex should I install

2009-06-27 Thread Glyn Millington
Patrick Reich rei...@austin.rr.com writes: One thing to add here is that the ports tree remains tied to teTeX. If you install TexLive (either from DVD or Romain's) and then install a port like texmacs, lyx, texmaker, or auctex to edit your files, you'll pull in teTeX as a dependency. You

Re: The question of moving vi to /bin

2009-06-29 Thread Glyn Millington
Polytropon free...@edvax.de writes: When Bill G. arrives at the pearly gate, ol' Pete won't ask him what he did do, instead send him to MICROS~1 C:\HELL.EXE with the advice to click on the devil to start the everlasting pain. :-) Brilliant!! atb Glyn

Re: Very slow printing with stock FreeBSD5.3 + CUPS + Gimp-Print + HPDeskJet612C

2005-04-11 Thread Glyn Millington
Anthony M. Agelastos [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Interrupt storm detected on irq7: lpt0; throttling interrupt source 1. Back up /boot/device.hints 2. In device hints add a line hint.ppc.0.flags=0x20 AFTER the line which says hint.ppc.0.irq=7 3. save and reboot hth Glyn

Re: Very slow printing with stock FreeBSD5.3 + CUPS + Gimp-Print + HPDeskJet612C

2005-04-11 Thread Glyn Millington
Roland Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Mon, Apr 11, 2005 at 07:36:32AM +0100, Glyn Millington wrote: Anthony M. Agelastos [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Interrupt storm detected on irq7: lpt0; throttling interrupt source 1. Back up /boot/device.hints 2. In device hints add a line

Re: Very slow printing with stock FreeBSD5.3 + CUPS + Gimp-Print + HPDeskJet612C

2005-04-11 Thread Glyn Millington
Roland Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Can you point me to the docs for this? I'm very new to FreeBSD finished install with this printing problem yesterday! The flags for the ppc driver are documented in the ppc(4) manual page. Just run 'man ppc' from the console or an xterm to view it.

Best upgrade strategy

2005-04-12 Thread Glyn Millington
Greetings! I'm a newcomer to FreeBSD, an immigrant from the wonderful world of Slackware Linux. Finished installing on Sunday! I wanted to make sure the system was up to date with regard to security fixes etc so used cvsup to upgrade source and re-built the kernel - it all went like a dream -

Re: Best upgrade strategy

2005-04-12 Thread Glyn Millington
Andrew P. [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Glyn Millington wrote: That is fine, but at the point when 5.4 becomes the production release, I would like simply to track that for security fixes etc rather than follow the stable developement branch. Can I acheive that simply by putting *default

Re: Best upgrade strategy

2005-04-13 Thread Glyn Millington
jason henson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Glyn Millington wrote: Greetings! I'm a newcomer to FreeBSD, an immigrant from the wonderful world of Slackware Linux. Finished installing on Sunday! I wanted to make sure the system was up to date with regard to security fixes etc so used cvsup

Re: TrueType fonts sources

2005-05-10 Thread Glyn Millington
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi OK I have installed the font server etc -- all I need are some TrueTypefonts to put in the TT directory. Does anyone know: 1.where can I get them. 2. How I can convert my TT fonts on my ms$ system to TT for freebsd. 1. Have a look in /usr/ports/x11-fonts

Re: FreeBSD for webserver?

2008-07-22 Thread Glyn Millington
Paul Schmehl [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: This seems to be a common misperception about ports. Ports aren't something magical. They do exactly what you would do from the commandline (i.e. ./configure, make, make install), except they come with several bonuses. 1) The port maintainer has

Re: tex, teTex, LaTeX help

2008-07-30 Thread Glyn Millington
Joey Mingrone [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I've been told that LaTeX is probably the best solution for creating scientific papers with math fonts, so I'm trying to get a working installation. A noble ambition! fonts, but it seems they are in the teTex port, but that port conflicts with the

Re: Utility to extract iso files without burning

2008-10-03 Thread Glyn Millington
Warren Liddell [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Im looking for a GUI or command line that will allow me to extract information within an ISO file... im using FreeBSD 7.1-PRERELEASE KDE4.1.1 AMD64 well, you can mount it and then search around inside .. mount_cd9660 -o ro /dev/`mdconfig -a -t

cups-base port broken???

2008-10-14 Thread Glyn Millington
Happy St. Callistus' Day! FreeBSD 7 release. I'm having trouble upgrading cups-base. With an up-to-date ports tree this is what I get. , | glynthebearded# portupgrade cups-base | --- Upgrading 'cups-base-1.3.5_2' to 'cups-base-1.3.8_1' (print/cups-base) | --- Building

Re: cups-base port broken???

2008-10-14 Thread Glyn Millington
Matthew Seaman [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Glyn Millington wrote: | Is there a work-around which will get me a functional cups-base First read http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/ce29ce1d-971a-11dd-ab7e-001c2514716c.html and the references cited therein and decide if installing this package

Re: X11 installation error

2008-05-05 Thread Glyn Millington
Ruel Luchavez [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I already try it but the server reply me an error: Error: FTP Unable to get ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/i386/packages-6.2-release/Latest/ xorg.tbz: File unavailable (e.g., file not found, no access) pkg_add: unable to fetch

Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
FreeBSD 7.0 release, ports currently up-to-date Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux/opt/openoffice.org2.4/program/soffice.bin: error while | loading shared libraries: /usr/local/lib/libXext.so.6: ELF file OS ABI | invalid `

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Glyn Millington wrote: FreeBSD 7.0 release, ports currently up-to-date Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux/opt/openoffice.org2.4/program/soffice.bin: error while | loading shared

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Glyn Millington wrote: Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Glyn Millington wrote: FreeBSD 7.0 release, ports currently up-to-date Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux/opt

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Wojciech Puchar [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: (via rc.conf) Is it possible to use libmap.conf to persuade a Linbux binary to use a Linux library, or is that not the way to go? compile openoffice from ports. it works fine - natively. Thanks - yes it does, but it means tying up this by no means

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Wojciech Puchar [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: system for a couple of days while it builds. The Linux version was less than 16h on 1200Mhz CPU. LOL - maybe I exaggerated :-) But this one has a 900Mhz CPU, and this is the fastest I have available. atb Glyn

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Mel [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 14:05:43 Glyn Millington wrote: Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux/opt/openoffice.org2.4/program/soffice.bin: error | while loading shared libraries: /usr/local/lib

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Tijl Coosemans [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 10:14:54 Glyn Millington wrote: FreeBSD 7.0 release, ports currently up-to-date Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux/opt/openoffice.org2.4/program/soffice.bin

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Mel [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 15:48:58 Glyn Millington wrote: Mel [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 14:05:43 Glyn Millington wrote: Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux/opt

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Glyn Millington [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Tijl Coosemans [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 10:14:54 Glyn Millington wrote: FreeBSD 7.0 release, ports currently up-to-date Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Tijl Coosemans [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 16:50:51 Glyn Millington wrote: Linking /compat/linux/usr/X11R6 to /compat/linux/usr/local got Openoffice running but reaplay is giving the same kind of error :-( Which error exactly? This baby (sorry - should have included

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Tijl Coosemans [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 16:34:11 Glyn Millington wrote: Tijl Coosemans [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 10:14:54 Glyn Millington wrote: FreeBSD 7.0 release, ports currently up-to-date Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Mel wrote: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 15:48:58 Glyn Millington wrote: Mel [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 14:05:43 Glyn Millington wrote: Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Tijl Coosemans [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 17:49:02 Glyn Millington wrote: Tijl Coosemans [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 16:50:51 Glyn Millington wrote: Linking /compat/linux/usr/X11R6 to /compat/linux/usr/local got Openoffice running but reaplay

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Mel wrote: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 15:48:58 Glyn Millington wrote: Mel [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tuesday 13 May 2008 14:05:43 Glyn Millington wrote: Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Boris Samorodov [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tue, 13 May 2008 09:14:54 +0100 Glyn Millington wrote: FreeBSD 7.0 release, ports currently up-to-date Trying to launch Linux Open Office 2.4 I get the following error message , | /usr/compat/linux/opt/openoffice.org2.4/program/soffice.bin

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Boris Samorodov [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Tue, 13 May 2008 19:16:51 +0100 Glyn Millington wrote: % echo ${LD_LIBRARY_PATH} /usr/local/lib:/usr/local/share/squeak/3.7-7 The culprit is the first path. It results in non-standard linux path-finding. If you remove it all _linux_ troubles

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Tijl Coosemans [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Ah! (bangs head against wall!) Yes I do:- in ~/.bashrc LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/lib:/usr/local/share/squeak/3.7-7 Having removed that realplayer comes up with no problem. Should have spotted that one :-( So many thanks for

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-13 Thread Glyn Millington
Glyn Millington [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Sorry Kris, I was in part plain wrong in my first reply to this one. Linking /compat/linux/usr/X11R6 to /compat/linux/usr/local fixed my initial problem | /usr/compat/linux/opt/openoffice.org2.4/program/soffice.bin: | error while loading shared

Re: Linux compat library error: ELF file OS ABI invalid

2008-05-14 Thread Glyn Millington
Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Sorry Kris, I was in part plain wrong in my first reply to this one. Linking /compat/linux/usr/X11R6 to /compat/linux/usr/local fixed my initial problem | /usr/compat/linux/opt/openoffice.org2.4/program/soffice.bin: | error while loading shared

Re: Very slow xfce

2008-05-17 Thread Glyn Millington
Nishita Desai [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hello, I am having a very strange problem. I just finished installing Xfce-4.4 and got it to work with XDM. But all xfce native applications are behaving very strangely: 1. The terminal doesn't echo back my characters till I've typed the next

Re: Very slow xfce

2008-05-17 Thread Glyn Millington
Nishita Desai [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 3:27 PM, Glyn Millington [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Have a look at /var/log/Xorg.0.log - any interesting error messages? Nishita Desai [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Nothing I can spot. Okay, I didn't see this earlier. [drm

Re: another problem

2008-05-17 Thread Glyn Millington
John Wynstra [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: And glib2 is part of Gnome? I never installed Gnome because I don't like Gnome. I tried to manually install /usr/ports/devel/gio-fam-backend and got the same error. Perhaps I need to get Gnome off the installation CDROM. I really only need the library

Re: another problem

2008-05-17 Thread Glyn Millington
John Wynstra [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Now what is -lgio-2.0? and why is it missing? What tools do I have for debugging this? Well, I'm pretty new to this too, but you almost certainly have grep. So you could $cd /usr/ports $grep -R lgio-2.0 * Depending on where in the ports tree it

Re: another problem

2008-05-17 Thread Glyn Millington
John Wynstra [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I applied this fix, it worked for the previous problem and I came to the next one. The story of my life :-) I am getting the impression this is very filthy code. Couldn't possibly comment! Not sure I can help directly with this one but .. 1. Is

Re: Problem Sending Mail With Postfix

2008-05-20 Thread Glyn Millington
Montag [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I've got Postfix SMTP server set up on a FreeBSD 7 box. I'm receiving mail just fine, and I can send mail to my other web accounts (gmail), but my mail is getting rejected from the mailing lists. Here is the output from the local mail queue: host

Re: devfs and scanner

2008-05-22 Thread Glyn Millington
Sébastien Morand [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi a would like to up my scanner automatically ofr regular user, so I create theses lines in devfs.conf: link uscanner0 scanner perm uscanner0 0660 own uscanner0 root:scanner I create the group scanner and add the user in

Re: devfs and scanner

2008-05-23 Thread Glyn Millington
Sébastien Morand [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Is the uscanner0 device also dealt with in /etc/devfs.rules ? I don't have such a file, is devd.conf the same purpose? No it isn't. /etc/devfs.conf deals with devices avaiable at boot time - cdrom drives etc devices that are plugged in and

Re: interesting past 4 hours...

2005-10-15 Thread Glyn Millington
Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I'll give xfce a try. Again. I played with it months ago but gave up on it after a few days. Can I run all KDE-ware and Gnome suites too? Hi Gary, I'm running Xfce4 over here on Slackware, and there are no problems firing up KDE