Dummynet, routing and firewalls - crazy idea

2004-05-11 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Problem: When downloading huge files from the server we can't use the client webbrowser. Setup: One firewall/DHCP/Gateway which all clients and the server routes through. The clients goes via no router when connecting to the server. The server is equipped with double NIC, however only one is

Changing /tmplocation?

2004-05-16 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have, for some reason, a special partition that mounts to /tmp. Unfortunately this partition is very small, so not seldom do I get problems when trying to extract files etc. My idea is to have /tmp as a normal directory right under /, if that's a bad idea I have a few other disks/volumes where

Re: disk recovery

2004-05-24 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I used to think just like you. I thought I found the perfect balance between being on a budget and still having some kind of data security by using the Vinum software raid. So I stored the first 10 hours of video and 4k of still shots of my newly borned first child on the raid, and everything

dump to a samba mounted FAT32 disk can't handle bigfiles?

2004-05-24 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm dump-ing to a samba mounted xp machine, it has an external HD connected through FW and the HD is about 300GB. When I try to dump anything larger than 4GB dump gives me a write error. I assume this is the big-file limitation in the foreign OS, but I guess this can be solved by breaking up

Odd characters in filename

2004-06-04 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I unpacked a rar file and find myself standing with a lot of files with strange characters like accents etc. When I do tab for completion the characters 'escapes' to for example \264 (backward slash). I tried to write a small rename method in java but neither the File.list() or by providing the

Process hangs in DL state, can't be killed - can't shutdown -p (tccat)

2004-06-09 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I used DVD::RIP to rip one of my DVD's when it suddenly stopped responding (during rip phase). I found that tccat was the offending task and tried to kill it with no luck. After a couple of hours reading I find my self standing with a process in lockstate that doesn't listening to signals (no

Problems installing ffmpeg port in 5.1: can't find a register in class `GENERAL_REGS' while reloading `asm'

2004-06-12 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Something is broken in my system, that's for sure - but how can I solve it. I can't [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/usr/ports/multimedia/ffmpeg/ make install clean because (sorry if I copied too much, I'm not sure where the problems starts): i386/dsputil_mmx_rnd.h:362: warning: `avg_no_rnd_pixels8_l2_mmx'

Ripping Real Audiostreams?

2004-06-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
There are a few tools on the MS platform for saving down a realaudio stream to disk. Are any of you aware of such a tool for our beloved OS? //J ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To

Can't install XVID from ports tree, can someone understand the error message?

2004-06-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I ran make install in /usr/ports/multimedia/xvid and it compiled for quite some time and then suddenly the rows below came up. What is wrong and how can I solve the problems? gmake[2]: *** No rule to make target `reload1.c', needed by `reload1.o'. Stop. gmake[2]: Leaving directory

Re: Ripping RealAudiostreams?

2004-06-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Great tip, works like a charm *well, after some hours of cvsuping, deinstalling and installing atleast). I'm dumping right now, just out of curiosity, what format will a.dump be in? --- | On Tue, 29 Jun 2004 14:32:46 +0200, Joachim Dagerot [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote

Invalid RealAudio(RM)files after an mplayer -dumpstream session

2004-06-30 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Is there a fixup tool or something faulty rm files? I earlier got the response that mplayer -dumpstream... can dump a RealAudio file to disk and I tried it with very good result. I then created a batch to download a whole lot of RM streams to disk which took some days ofcourse. But today when

p2p core applications

2004-04-12 Thread Joachim Dagerot
The is a p2p application that runs on the freeBSD server and it's controlled from various other such a java application or a simple web client or the telnet interface. The point here is that it does NOT provide any GUI native, just a pure p2p application. the name is mlDonkey. I like the idea of

Error installing Eclipse 2.1.1 port

2003-07-16 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I get several errors when I'm trying to install the Eclipse 2.1.1 port but before I'm trying to dump the errorlog I just wanted to see if anyone has managed to install this port, or if there's any known bugs. //Joachim ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing

Re: Using spamprobe on a FreeBSD System

2003-07-21 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Try out SpamAssasin, it works fairly good. Atleast more than 95 out of 100 spam mails are killed. I presently use junkfilter which is excellent as far as it goes, but the spam urchins can beat junkfilter to pieces with nothing more than html and base64 and the garbage comes right on in

MDBTools port doesn't include libmdbodbc for ODBC connections

2003-07-26 Thread Joachim Dagerot
All references on how to connect via a JDBC-ODBC bridge is pointing to the MDB Tools suite in general and the ODBC driver in particular. But when I installed the MDB Tools from the port-system I found, a but surprised, that the ODBC driver isn't there, alla the other tools and drivers are there,

TV-Out turns off like some kind of power-save feature

2003-07-26 Thread Joachim Dagerot
My NVIDIA Geforce2 card works great with the nVIDIA beta driver. I only use the tv-out feature and everything is fine except the fact that after 10 minutes the screen is blank, no signal from the card. The tv-signal returns when I press 'any-key' on the keyboard (which isn't very convenient when

kernel: table is full

2003-08-16 Thread Joachim Dagerot
My server stopped responding on web and ssh today. I couldn't even login at the console, got an error stating something about a missing *.so file in /usr/..somewhere I ctrl-alt-del restarted and now everything is up again. in /var/log I can read similar lines: [date-time] kernel: table is

[Fwd: Re: kernel: table is full]

2003-08-16 Thread Joachim Dagerot
You need to increase the number of free file handles Or figure out what is using so many of them (e.g. fstat, etc). Because of the time between the problem occurs it's not a valid way to go by just using fstat. I increased the number of file handles now, is there some surveillance(sp?)

Re: kernel: table is full

2003-08-16 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On Sat, 2003-08-16 at 10:42, Kris Kennaway wrote: On Sat, Aug 16, 2003 at 01:36:45AM -0700, Rus Foster wrote: I couldn't even login at the console, got an error stating something about a missing *.so file in /usr/..somewhere I ctrl-alt-del restarted and now everything is up again.

Need route add default 192.xxx after every reboot

2003-08-17 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I need to add a default route everytime I reboot. Where are these settings stored, what can I do to get the default route added automatically at a boot? ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To

Need guidance in choosing mail clients

2003-05-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I am using Evolution as it is now, I have never tried any other mailclients for X. I do miss an oportunity to choose sender each time I post a message, only way to solve that is to set up multiple accounts, and that certainly don't affect me. In Evolution it's basically only the sort messages in

Re: Is there a Gainward GeForce 4 PowerPack driver with TV OUTsupport?

2003-06-25 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Further information: It's based on the MX 440-SE G-Force 4 technology. On Wed, 2003-06-25 at 20:22, freeBSD wrote: As stated in the subject: I have a Gainward GeForce 4 PowerPack graphiccard with integrated TV-out. I haven't been able to find any drivers for this card and wonder if anyone

NVIDIA, GEForce4, TV-OUT.

2003-06-28 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Has anyone one been lucky trying to get the tv-out on a geForce4 card working with the nvidia card? I'm running latest 5.1 of freeBSD and could need some samples from the X86Free config file on how to get the TV-out working. To be specific: I would like to view jpeg-images on my TV. My FreeBSD

Questions about x-windows, startx (Extremely long and probablymost blahblah)

2003-07-02 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have managed to get everything up and running now, including my NVIDIA card with tv-out on my FreeBSD 5.1. THANKS FOLKS. Now come the fun part, I have managed to, in .xinitrc have a specific program running when I run startx. That's lovely. Now I would like to start and close additional

Re: FReeBSD 5.1 and Promise TX4

2003-07-03 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On Thu, 2003-07-03 at 22:35, Andrew Batson wrote: Hello, Has nay one gotten FreeBSD 5.1 Release to install on a system that has both a Promise Ultra 66 and a Promise TX4 controller cards. The Promise Ultra 66 controller controls one 20GB hard disk drive (which I would like to be the

Re: Does Bill Gates own any of those Linux distributions firma?

2003-07-03 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On Fri, 2003-07-04 at 01:31, Niel wrote: Does Bill Gates own any of those Linux distribution firms? Maybe under a cover name? I haven't heard such a thing, but as a conspiracy-lover it sounds not unreasonable. Another thought is, that a very simple help manual is needed, to learn using

Is there a utility like top but with an X interface?

2003-07-08 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Is there a utility like top but with an X interface and perhaps some easy keyboard/mouse interface? //Joachim, who often find himself killing 30 java-processes. ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

I meant ps-aux in X with mouse/keyboard support of course was: Isthere a utility like top but with an X interface?

2003-07-08 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I wasn't referring to top in my mind, but to ps -aux. It would be great to get a taskmanager just like the one in Microsoft Windows. //Joachim, who often find himself killing 30 java-processes. On Wed, 2003-07-09 at 00:53, Joachim Dagerot wrote: Is there a utility like top but with an X

I meant ps-aux in X with mouse/keyboard support of course was: Isthere a utility like top but with an X interface?

2003-07-08 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I wasn't referring to top in my mind, but to ps -aux. It would be great to get a taskmanager just like the one in Microsoft Windows. //Joachim, who often find himself killing 30 java-processes. On Wed, 2003-07-09 at 00:53, Joachim Dagerot wrote: Is there a utility like top but with an X

Expanding a Vinum RAID-5 array

2003-07-12 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Is it possible to just 'plug-in' another disk to a vinum RAID-5 array and let vinum start building a new index based on the new volume-size? All this without any data-loss? ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

Re: Expanding a Vinum RAID-5 array

2003-07-12 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Hmm, this completely ruined just about all of my storage plans. :-) Do anyone know other (read hardware) RAID-systems that are known to work well with freeBSD and also allows me to increase the total diskspace without dataloss? On Sat, 2003-07-12 at 09:02, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote: Is it

Too many open files (Critical, have only one session left)

2005-01-20 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have got it before and took appropriate steps using the ideas and tips from you guys. Now I have it again: Current situation on my head-less system is that I do have a single SSH session up. Unfortunately it's not authenticated as ROOT but as an ordinary user. When I try a ls I get : $ ls

Re: Too many open files (Critical, have only one session left)

2005-01-20 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have got it before and took appropriate steps using the ideas and tips from you guys. Now I have it again: Current situation on my head-less system is that I do have a single SSH session up. Unfortunately it's not authenticated as ROOT but as an ordinary user. When I try a ls I get :

Tiny freeBSD?

2005-01-24 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have a spare Dell Lattitude CPx which I will re-build into a digital frame. I therfor need either an installation on a 1GB sandisk or a bootable CD. I would prefer the CD solution Now it comes to hardware. I have not political thoughts whatsoever o what OS people uses. I run a freeBSD

Re: Tiny freeBSD?

2005-01-24 Thread Joachim Dagerot
1. Is there a small plug'n'play freBSD solution that can run from a CD and map samba-drivers (Or NFS actually)? Check out FreeSBIE, a live BSD install on a CD. http://www.freesbie.org/ Woaw, worked at first attempt. Thanks alot for this help. No I just need to dissamle, find a fram, solve

win. Girder for freeBSD

2005-01-24 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Is there something like the windows software Girder for freeBSD/Gnome? ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Image viewer/Slideshow solution.

2005-01-25 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm running freeBSD on a laptop. The laptop is about to become a striped view-image-only box, ie a Digital Frame. I have my pictures organised with Adobe Photoshop album, and I would like to keep it that way, so now I need to either: a) Find a freeBSD image software that understands the Adobe

NFS Mounting, client credentials too weak

2005-01-25 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm trying to mount from a freeSBIE system (freeBSD 5.3) to my freeBSD server (5.1) when I get the errormessage: RPCPROG_MNT: RPC: Authentication error; why = Client credential too weak. What can I do? ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing

Can't get rid of screen 'saver'

2005-01-25 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm running a picture slideshow on a laptop (TFT screen) and I dont want a screen saver/blanker or whatever it's called. No, I don't want it at all. So I edited my /etc/rc.conf: saver=NO blanktime=NO But still will the screen go black after a few minutes. I have turned off all Power

What is best: NFS or Samba? was:NFS Mounting, client credentials too weak

2005-01-25 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On 2005-01-25 Kris Kennaway wrote: I'm trying to mount from a freeSBIE system (freeBSD 5.3) to my freeBSD server (5.1) when I get the errormessage: RPCPROG_MNT: RPC: Authentication error; why = Client credential too weak. What can I do? Try to mount as root, not a nonprivileged user.

Re: NFS Mounting, client credentials too weak

2005-01-26 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On 2005-01-26 Kris Kennaway wrote: On Wed, Jan 26, 2005 at 09:25:08AM +0100, Colin J. Raven wrote: On Jan 25 at 12:04, Kris Kennaway wrote: On Tue, Jan 25, 2005 at 12:39:59PM +0100, Joachim Dagerot wrote: I'm trying to mount from a freeSBIE system (freeBSD 5.3) to my freeBSD server

Re: NFS Mounting, client credentials too weak

2005-01-26 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On 2005-01-26 Kris Kennaway wrote: On Wed, Jan 26, 2005 at 09:40:58PM +0100, Joachim Dagerot wrote: On 2005-01-26 Kris Kennaway wrote: On Wed, Jan 26, 2005 at 09:25:08AM +0100, Colin J. Raven wrote: On Jan 25 at 12:04, Kris Kennaway wrote: On Tue, Jan 25, 2005 at 12:39:59PM

Image/Graphic viewer software - need suggestion

2005-01-30 Thread Joachim Dagerot
This is not a very freeBSD oriented question, but because I am running it on a freeBSD system I take a shot. I have searched the net for a few days now to find a graphic/image viewer with these features: 1. Been able to show jpg and png files 2. Been able to resize the image to current window

Control local X from ssh?

2005-01-30 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm not very knowledgeable in the areas of X, X servers and clients. I have a setup like this: 1. FreeBSD server 2. FreeBSD Workstation with only monitor, not keyboard, no mouse 3. Windows XP Complete workstation with an X-win32 On workstation 2 I'm running X and an auto started image viewer

TV-Card: Hauppauge WINTV PVR USB2

2005-01-30 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have the device mentioned in the subject. I also have a nice working freeBSD 5.1 server without any graphics whatsoever. It's running different internet communications and also works as a file server. I have never done anything actively to support USB on it. My question is now: How

Getting a microphone to work

2005-02-02 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have an old Dell Cpt 550 laptop where I run freeSBIE. Although I'm rather experienced with freeBSD I have never really have worked with the client-side part of it, so I don't know much of X or any other client side software (kde, gnome or whatever they are called is the same) I'm king of

Re: Getting a microphone to work

2005-02-02 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have an old Dell Cpt 550 laptop where I run freeSBIE. Although I'm rather experienced with freeBSD I have never really have worked with the client-side part of it, so I don't know much of X or any other client side software (kde, gnome or whatever they are called is the same) I'm king of ssh

Prope or probing aound card?

2005-02-02 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have a dell latitude cp[somrthing] 550 or 500. (laptop) It has a sound device ofcourse, but I can't figure out how to find out which module to load. Some OS has a probe function, but I can't find that in my 5.3 install. So I started trying out kldload from the first in the locate snd_

Messed up my ports - Can't find the `5.1-RELEASE' distribution on this FTP server.

2005-02-10 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have probably done something sometime on my 2 year+ server installation that wrecked my port installation. Whenever I try to install a port I get the Can't find the `5.1-RELEASE' distribution on this FTP server. the same goes with sysinstall - configure - Distributions I have tried multiple

xPL for freeBSD or a similar project?

2005-02-10 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I just got knowledge of the xPL project (http://www.xplproject.org.uk/index.php). And I would like to try it out but can't find anything freeBSD related for this project. Has anyone managed to do anything with this project on a freeBSD. Are there any other similar projects around that is more

Re: Messed up my ports - Can't find the `5.1-RELEASE' distribution on this FTP server.

2005-02-10 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On 2005-02-10 Kent Stewart wrote: On Thursday 10 February 2005 07:14 am, Joachim Dagerot wrote: I have probably done something sometime on my 2 year+ server installation that wrecked my port installation. Whenever I try to install a port I get the Can't find the `5.1-RELEASE

How do I upgrade a 5.1 server?

2005-02-10 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I am running a 5.1 server (I think). It was atleast 5.1 when I installed it but after that I have cvsuped plenty of times and also re-built the kernal a few times. Is there a foolproof step by step guide on what I need to do to get my system into a the right version now and for ever?

re: Newbie upgrade problem

2005-02-11 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Hi: I upgraded from freebsd 5.1 to 5.3, and the upgrade went pretty smoothly. May I ask if you had any guide that you followed nad if you please could post a link to it here. I'm just about to upgrade my system from 5.1 to the latest, but I don't know where to start, and I haven't got any

Headless system or serial console

2005-02-17 Thread Joachim Dagerot
The handbook describes a way to install freeBSD to a headless system. (http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/install-advanced.html) I'm used to drag'n'drop(!) my 45kg 21 spare monitor in and out from the closet to do single-user tasks. But now I want to go the serial port

Upgrading to 5.3

2005-02-17 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I just cvsuped to freebsd-stable and buildworld. No problems. Now I want to build the kernel with the same conf as I used for the last years (5.x), but I ran into problems. device pcm is unknown. Is this a 'common' problem, or am I in deep sh*t? //Joche

Re: Upgrading to 5.3

2005-02-17 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On 2005-02-18 Andrew L. Gould wrote: On Thursday 17 February 2005 11:18 pm, Joachim Dagerot wrote: I just cvsuped to freebsd-stable and buildworld. No problems. Now I want to build the kernel with the same conf as I used for the last years (5.x), but I ran into problems. device pcm

Issues running mergemaster

2005-02-17 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm updating my 5.1 system to 5.3 and have succeeded building and install the kernel. Now, before installworld I'm trying to run mergemaster (to solve the proxy user missing issue) and it gives me this headache, where do I start?: cd /usr/src/etc/isdn; make install install -o root -g wheel

Re: Headless system or serial console

2005-02-18 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On 2005-02-18 Emanuel Strobl wrote: Am Donnerstag, 17. Februar 2005 23:57 schrieb Joachim Dagerot: The handbook describes a way to install freeBSD to a headless system. (http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/install-advanced .html) I'm used to drag'n'drop(!) my 45kg

Bash script programming. Sending commands to a 'screen' session

2005-02-20 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I just accidentily wiped one of my script folders. Really no big deal, I'm not doing multiK scripts. But I had one nice script laying around. It created an additional window in a named screen session and started a bittorrentheadless session within. I do remember that it took me some days to

Moving a directory hierarchy - best practice?

2005-03-04 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have spent 20 minutes or so googling around to find the best way to _move_ a complete directory hierarchy. But must admitt that I haven't foundmany good answers. The best suggestion was from http://badgertronics.com/knowledge/one.adp?parent=25: To move /tmp/blarg to /var: % cd /tmp % tar

Re: Moving a directory hierarchy - best practice?

2005-03-04 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Thanks for your suggestion. Unfortunately your commands will not affect the root folder of the hierarchy. I must create a directory in the destination path with the same name of the folder where my data is in. example: /home/user/level1/l2/l3/l4 I would like to move level1 to a new

Re: Moving a directory hierarchy - best practice?

2005-03-04 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Doesn't work for me: - No such file or directory What's wrong with a %mv /home/user/level1 / %mv /level1 /root On Fri, 4 Mar 2005 22:13:05 +0100, Joachim Dagerot [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks for your suggestion. Unfortunately your commands will not affect the root folder

Error installing transcode port

2004-08-04 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Hi All, when installing the latest Transcode port the installation ends with the following row, please let me know if you want more of the output. I installed it using make WITH_AVIFILE=yes WITH_DIVX5=yes install My system is a 5.1 with regular cvsup's done. Thanks in advance. decode_dv.c:

Re: Trancode package works, but not the port - the package has limitations: WAS: Error installing transcode port

2004-08-05 Thread Joachim Dagerot
has changed, I submitted a patch here. | http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=ports/69406 | you can use that to compile from source until (and if) it is committed | Michael | | | On Aug 4, 2004, at 6:24 PM, Joachim Dagerot wrote: | | Okay, I gave up on installing the transcode

Re: Top posting solution

2004-08-11 Thread Joachim Dagerot
(This message is also located at the bottom of the message, and also in-line) [top post] Oh boy, am I tired of this discussion that in some kind of nature law must pop up every three or four month. | Here's a good reason to top-post: I'm referring to the message as a | whole, rather

Bash programming, copy only onefile?

2004-08-24 Thread Joachim Dagerot
A quiz easy to write, hard to answer? In bash, how can I write a command that moves the oldest file in a directory to a new direction? ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send

Problem installing mod_perl

2006-03-04 Thread Joachim Dagerot
When I'm trying to install p5-apache-DBI I'm getting problems with the mod_perl extension. I have now de-installed apache and installed apache22. Now when trying to install mod_perl I get these error messages in the beginning. I have cvsuped and are really stucked here. Any help is much

Error when trying to install p5-Apache-DBI from ports

2006-02-27 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have managed to install Tomcat. Then Apache, then MySQL and now I need to have the database functions for Apache which I understand should be in the port p5-Apache-DBI. (It's for setting up a Movable type blog system. When running make install clean I get these errormessages. Is anyone familiar

Re: Error when trying to install p5-Apache-DBI from ports

2006-02-27 Thread Joachim Dagerot
, Joachim Dagerot [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have managed to install Tomcat. Then Apache, then MySQL and now I need to have the database functions for Apache which I understand should be in the port p5-Apache-DBI. (It's for setting up a Movable type blog system. When running make

Re: Error when trying to install p5-Apache-DBI from ports

2006-03-01 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I still haven't found a solution to this problem. On 2/28/06, Joachim Dagerot [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thanks for your reply. I did make a fresh cvs-up first when I got the problem, no change in statys though. On 2/28/06, kiew yuen kit [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: morning, i'm not sure

Evolution can't be installed after a deinstall

2003-12-02 Thread Joachim Dagerot
My Evolution installation stopped working so I decided to go down the ol' windows way and made a deinstall with intention to de a new install. Unfortunately the make install command results in errors, I have posted from where the first error occurs, please let me know if all the output is needed.

Re: Evolution can't be installed after a deinstall

2003-12-08 Thread Joachim Dagerot
On Wed, 2003-12-03 at 01:44, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote: On Tue, 2003-12-02 at 19:39, Joachim Dagerot wrote: My Evolution installation stopped working so I decided to go down the ol' windows way and made a deinstall with intention to de a new install. Unfortunately the make install command

How to find out which drive isdown?

2003-12-14 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm not sure if I'm brave or just stupid, but I have running my complex freeBSD for several years now, every week something is tuned, installed or tweaked, however, I'm not very good on computers! :-\ My problem: I have seven disks in my cabinett, three of them builds a vinum RAID-5 plex. One

Vinum questionIncompatiblesectorsizes

2003-12-15 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have a three disk IDE RAID-5 system using vinum. I do not have the root or the system disks there, but I do (did) have the /HOME on the RAID. Now one disk has broken down and I'm trying to replace it. However there is some problem when I'm booting: init: /bin/sh on /etc/rc terminated

Single user mode, non writeable /tmp

2003-12-15 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I just posted a problem regarding vinum where this question was hidden: My system starts with an error: init: /bin/sh on /etc/rc terminated abnormally, going to single user mode This is because a disk has broken down. But my question is what tasks do I need to take to be able to run the

Re: VinumquestionIncompatiblesectorsizes

2003-12-15 Thread Joachim Dagerot
://www.lemis.com/email/email-format.html] | | Wrapped log output. | | On Monday, 15 December 2003 at 22:16:10 +0100, Joachim Dagerot wrote: | I have a three disk IDE RAID-5 system using vinum. I do not have the | root or the system disks there, but I do (did) have the /HOME on the | RAID. | | Now

(UPDATED DETAILS)Re:VinumquestionIncompatiblesectorsizes

2003-12-15 Thread Joachim Dagerot
. | | | | On Monday, 15 December 2003 at 22:16:10 +0100, Joachim Dagerot | wrote: | | I have a three disk IDE RAID-5 system using vinum. I do not have | the | | root or the system disks there, but I do (did) have the /HOME on | the | | RAID. | | | | Now one disk has broken down

Re:(UPDATED DETAILS)Re:VinumquestionIncompatiblesectorsizes

2003-12-16 Thread Joachim Dagerot
| | http://www.lemis.com/email/email-format.html] | | | | | | Wrapped log output. | | | | | | On Monday, 15 December 2003 at 22:16:10 +0100, Joachim Dagerot | | wrote: | | | I have a three disk IDE RAID-5 system using vinum. I do not | have | | the | | | root or the system disks

Vinum problem. Full error report attached.

2003-12-17 Thread Joachim Dagerot
This is an old thread, that I have cleaned up to maybe get an answer. * What problems are you having? One of my drives are flagged down. Vinum reports that drive as referenced. The other two drives in the RAID-5 is up. According to vinum list my

Vinum problem: Incompatible sector sizes

2003-12-18 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have mailed about this problem a few times now, and I have got responses from Greg very quick where he asks for more information, but I never get any replies on my replies. This makes me worried that I'm doing something wrong or that I appear to be rude, something I certainly don't want to be,

A utility to verify if an harddisk isworking?

2003-12-20 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have a few harddisks, they sit in a vinum RAID-5 array, and I have huge trouble on some of them. Due to lack of vinum support I started to fipple around myself, ending up in a situation where I would like to verify each harddisk to see if it's working. Is there such a utility available?

Re: Converting XSL-FO toPDF?

2003-12-21 Thread Joachim Dagerot
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What logs etc do I need to checkfrequently?

2003-12-27 Thread Joachim Dagerot
As you with good memories know, I lost 3000 pictures of my first sons first year this month. I did have a RAID-5 system with fresh disks, however, shit happens and I have a feeling that this could have been avoided if I read my log files better. So basically, a) I get a mail each time my a

Re: What logs etc do I need tocheckfrequently?

2003-12-28 Thread Joachim Dagerot
| As you with good memories know, I lost 3000 pictures of my first sons | first year this month. I did have a RAID-5 system with fresh disks, | however, shit happens and I have a feeling that this could have been | avoided if I read my log files better. | | I'm sorry that you lost data.

Incremental backup solution. was: What logs etc do I need tocheckfrequently?

2003-12-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
This solution sounds nice, I can even imagine setting up an additional machine (on the same location though) to have a somewhat galvanic isolation between the disks. Only fire, earthquake and a neutronbomb would affect such a backup solution. However, I could use a push in the right direction

Re: Incremental backup solution. was: What logs etc do I need tocheckfrequently?

2003-12-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
| Before certain events in New York, we used to talk about hypothetical | jumbo jets when considering our disaster plans. Secure off-site | backups are a necessity. Take care thought that the off-site location | really is secure. I did hear that some of the businesses in the World | Trade

How can I automatically mount a windows-xp share from a freeBSD box using windows username andpassword?

2003-12-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I can't get smb_mount and smbutil login to work as I would like to. I know this question has been touched earlier this year, but no answer came up at that point. So basically, has anyone been able to mount a windows share from a script in freeBSD? If yes, how did you do? Regards, Joachim

Re: How can I automatically mount a windows-xp share from a freeBSD box using windows usernameandpassword?

2003-12-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
--- | | On Dec 29, 2003, at 10:58 AM, Joachim Dagerot wrote: | | I know this question has been touched earlier this year, but no answer | came up at that point. So basically, has anyone been able to mount a | windows share from a script in freeBSD? If yes, how did you do

rdiff-backup and windows fileshare

2003-12-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm probably stupid or so, but I continue getting Errno 2: no such file or directory when I'm trying to run rdiff-backup on a freeBSD directory but saving it to a mounted windows share. Yes, I am using the --windows-mode option. I have a feeling that it's something with the zero-length semaphore

Re: Is ittrue?...

2003-12-29 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Excuse my ignorance and the fact that I haven't read all there is about how FreeBSD is developed and released. Will the release candidate tag result in that the 5.* thread goes into PRODUCTION or is it still 4.* that's the recommended version? //Joachim --- | If I have

Sleepmode for ATAdisks?

2003-12-30 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have been told that freeBSD can't handle powermanagement for IDE disks, instead that should be tuned in BIOS. However I also found this post with some kind of patch: http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-current/2003-September/0104 10.html Though I'm in the computer business since late

los+found - INODE Addres and filename

2004-09-19 Thread Joachim Dagerot
Suddenly when I started my system the disk check flagged ALL (I mean all, including directory) files of a user as errenous and started to unlink them. I init 1 and unounted the volume and ran fsck direct on it. Then it created a lost+found directory and after a few millions 'y' 'enter' key

Undelete on untouched partition

2004-09-20 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have a disk with one single slice and one partition: ad1s1d. I used move to move ALL data on this disk to another location and after that has the disk been unused. Is there a way to get the content back using a copy of a FAT or similar? ___ [EMAIL

can'texec getty'/usr/X11R6/bin/xdm for port /dev/tty8: no such file or directory

2004-09-20 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I have had this error message for quite some time now. It's not bothering me too much because it's mainly published in the logs and on the console, and I normally don't even have a monitor attached to the system. But now during this weekends maintainance I have been working from console and get

Undelete featured filesystem forfreebsd? WAS: Undelete on untouched partition

2004-09-20 Thread Joachim Dagerot
--- | On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 08:23:08AM +0200, Joachim Dagerot wrote: | I have a disk with one single slice and one partition: ad1s1d. I used | move to move ALL data on this disk to another location and after that | has the disk been unused. Is there a way to get

Re: Undelete featured filesystemforfreebsd? WAS: Undelete on untouched partition

2004-09-20 Thread Joachim Dagerot
| In any event, I can tell you the first thing to do is dd the partition | into a file so that you can make backups before you start attempting | to undelete. i.e. dd if=/dev/ad??? of=/some/part/diskimage, then | cp diskimage workingimage. | | Then you can 3 things: | 1) Start using the

'blacklisting' an IP-address after several loginfailures?

2004-10-11 Thread Joachim Dagerot
I'm under attack! I have pages up and down with failed login attempts, usually they are trying to hack the root account (which simply can't be used to get in by SSH) but they are also trying to access the system with various usernames (bruth force). Is it easy to load a package that simply adds

What is common practice on starting Tomcat on serverstartup?

2004-11-03 Thread Joachim Dagerot
When during startup is it good to start Tomcat 5.*, and do anyone have any example scripts that can be of use? This is probably very common knowledge, because I can't find anything useful Googeling around. Regards, Joachim ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: About FREEBSD

2004-11-08 Thread Joachim Dagerot
If you wonder what kind of hardware you need I can only say that I succesfully run my FreeBSD 5.1 on a p700 with 256Mb ram. It's a non graphical server, but i processes bittorrent downloads an re-encoding movies every hour every day without any noticebale performance issues when connecting to it

My /var disk has crashed, how do I proceed?

2005-08-07 Thread Joachim Dagerot
have a RAID10 and a RAID5 system that I absolutely must be able to get data from. Kind regards, Joachim Dagerot ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail

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