Re: High Performance Computing Mini-Cluster

2008-10-20 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Oct 20, 2008 at 2:09 PM, Gerardo Paredes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Sean, the link you provided does a good job of helping someone understand the process involved in setting up a cluster, even if it doesn't provide detailed information in a HOW-TO like fashion. Then i guess is up to me

Re: FreeBSD not stable enough for Xen environments?

2008-11-14 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Fri, Nov 14, 2008 at 11:39 AM, Thomas Abthorpe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On November 14, 2008 11:32:34 am Redd Vinylene wrote: Hey! Which ones? http://www.rootbsd.net I have been a happy customer of their xen system for almost 1 year. If the

Re: FreeBSD not stable enough for Xen environments?

2008-11-17 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 12:38 PM, N.J. Thomas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Redd Vinylene [EMAIL PROTECTED] [2008-11-14 17:32:34+]: depends on how they do their installs, i know of a couple hosting companies doing it already Hey! Which ones? To respond to what another poster said on

Re: Release schedules

2008-12-12 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Fri, Dec 12, 2008 at 1:28 PM, Glen Barber glen.j.bar...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Dec 12, 2008 at 1:03 PM, Robert Huff roberth...@rcn.com wrote: When it's ready used to be the scheduling principle. Then came 5.0 debacle: behind schedule big-time (and arguably not ready when it

Re: Release schedules

2008-12-12 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Fri, Dec 12, 2008 at 2:28 PM, Glen Barber glen.j.bar...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Dec 12, 2008 at 2:13 PM, Maxim Khitrov mkhit...@gmail.com wrote: For example, RC2 builds were scheduled for 29 September 2008. When that day comes (or same week perhaps), whoever has the ability to change

Re: slices to dangerously dedicated

2009-01-20 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 2:47 PM, Robert Huff roberth...@rcn.com wrote: Suppose I have a disk which was - for various reasons - lebeled using slices. Is it possible to change it to dangerously dedicated without backup-wipe-relabel-restore cycle?

Re: shell scripting, how to auto-timeout?

2009-01-22 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 3:41 PM, Nerius Landys nlan...@gmail.com wrote: This is a shell scripting question, it is not specific to FreeBSD. I am writing a script that I want to terminate after 1 second (because it has the potential to infinite loop). The script I have so far is: #!/bin/sh

Re: shell scripting, how to auto-timeout?

2009-01-22 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 5:58 PM, Nerius Landys nlan...@gmail.com wrote: Actually, because of the exec in the parent script, the line below it, the killing terminator process line, never gets reached. So the terminator process that waits to kill its parent always waits the full 5 seconds in

Shuttle for a BSD file server?

2009-01-29 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Greetings, I'm planning to build a new home file server for myself, starting with about 2TB of RAID6 space, but with room to grow in the future. Most of that will be on SATA drives, but I may throw in two SAS drives in RAID1 for the base OS, hence the SAS raid controller and enclosure. The

Re: Shuttle for a BSD file server?

2009-01-30 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 3:11 AM, Michael Powell nightre...@verizon.net wrote: I'm not really answering the direct question, per se, but there is a data point you may wish to know a little more about. There exists a difference in hard drives, ala Enterprise vs Desktop. The difference is in the

Re: Shuttle for a BSD file server?

2009-01-30 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 7:33 AM, Maxim Khitrov mkhit...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 3:11 AM, Michael Powell nightre...@verizon.net wrote: I'm not really answering the direct question, per se, but there is a data point you may wish to know a little more about. There exists

Re: Shuttle for a BSD file server?

2009-02-01 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 10:33 PM, Maxim Khitrov mkhit...@gmail.com wrote: Greetings, I'm planning to build a new home file server for myself, starting with about 2TB of RAID6 space, but with room to grow in the future. Most of that will be on SATA drives, but I may throw in two SAS drives

Re: where is spl_autoload found in PHP

2009-04-06 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Apr 6, 2009 at 3:13 PM, af300...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, I saw Zend in the ports and so I'm hoping that some here use it and can help me with this one. I've installed the latest stable Zend, which is a little newer than what I found in ports, and I'm running PHP version 5.2.8 (which I

Software raid5 through a sata port multiplier

2009-04-25 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hello all, I'm building a file server that must use an external sata hard drive enclosure. It will begin with 3 2TB (RE4-GP) hard drives and expand as needed. I've looked at 3ware and Areca hardware raid controllers with external sata/sas ports and currently have some doubts of whether the cost

Re: Software raid5 through a sata port multiplier

2009-04-26 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Sat, Apr 25, 2009 at 6:02 PM, Wojciech Puchar woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl wrote: thinking that a software raid5 solution may not be such a bad idea. software raid5 isn't any more bad than hardware raid5 most cases. just raid5 is bad if you use it in ANY type of load except: a) mostly

Re: reliable rs-232

2010-04-11 Thread Maxim Khitrov
2010/4/11 Grzegorz Daniluk li...@o2.pl: Thank you very much for all your advices. The device I'm going to 'talk to' is cesium clock with rs-232 interface. So it is not possible to simply change the interface to differential one. Connection cable can be short and the transmission speed can be

Re: Finish upgrading remote server without physically being there?

2011-03-02 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 5:18 PM, Nerius Landys nlan...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 8:24 AM, Nerius Landys nlan...@gmail.com wrote: Another way to do this, but is quite rare, is to log in via serial console.  This requires you to configure serial logins to your server (quite easy,

Re: Finish upgrading remote server without physically being there?

2011-03-02 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 7:10 PM, Nerius Landys nlan...@gmail.com wrote: I just got a new Supermicro Atom board a few days ago (X7SPA-HF-D525). It has a Nuvoton BMC chip that is attached to LAN1 and provides IPMI and KVM-over-IP functionality. The chip gets its own IP address (separate from em0

Shell script termination with exit function in backquotes

2011-03-13 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hello everyone, I might be doing something dumb here, but this doesn't make sense to me. When I run the following script, I would expect to see no output: #!/bin/sh exit_prog() { echo -n 'before' exit 0 echo -n 'after' } echo line 1: `exit_prog` echo line 2: echo

Re: Shell script termination with exit function in backquotes

2011-03-13 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 9:59 PM, Scott Ballantyne boyva...@gmail.com wrote: On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 8:26 PM, Maxim Khitrov m...@mxcrypt.com wrote: Hello everyone, I might be doing something dumb here, but this doesn't make sense to me. When I run the following script, I would expect to see

Re: Shell script termination with exit function in backquotes

2011-03-14 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 3:16 AM, Andres Perera andre...@zoho.com wrote: On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 9:49 PM, Devin Teske dte...@vicor.com wrote: If you make the changes that I've suggested, you'll have consistent execution. The reason you're having inconsistent behavior is because Linux has

Re: Shell script termination with exit function in backquotes

2011-03-19 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 6:40 PM, Andres Perera andre...@zoho.com wrote: On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 7:46 AM, Maxim Khitrov m...@mxcrypt.com wrote: On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 3:16 AM, Andres Perera andre...@zoho.com wrote: On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 9:49 PM, Devin Teske dte...@vicor.com wrote: If you

Re: Shell script termination with exit function in backquotes

2011-03-19 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Sat, Mar 19, 2011 at 12:44 PM, Devin Teske dte...@vicor.com wrote: On Mar 19, 2011, at 9:15 AM, Maxim Khitrov wrote: On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 6:40 PM, Andres Perera andre...@zoho.com wrote: On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 7:46 AM, Maxim Khitrov m...@mxcrypt.com wrote: On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 3:16

glabel causes GEOM: ada1: media size does not match label messages

2011-03-20 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hi all, Executing the following commands on any valid storage device seems to cause media size does not match label kernel messages (FreeBSD 8.2 amd64). I understand why they happen - glabel metadata occupies the last sector, so bsdlabel sees a device that is 1 sector smaller than what the kernel

Re: glabel causes GEOM: ada1: media size does not match label messages

2011-03-20 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Sun, Mar 20, 2011 at 4:38 PM, Maxim Khitrov m...@mxcrypt.com wrote: Hi all, Executing the following commands on any valid storage device seems to cause media size does not match label kernel messages (FreeBSD 8.2 amd64). I understand why they happen - glabel metadata occupies the last

Re: glabel causes GEOM: ada1: media size does not match label messages

2011-03-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Mar 21, 2011 at 12:30 AM, Carl Johnson ca...@peak.org wrote: Maxim Khitrov m...@mxcrypt.com writes: On Sun, Mar 20, 2011 at 4:38 PM, Maxim Khitrov m...@mxcrypt.com wrote: Hi all, Executing the following commands on any valid storage device seems to cause media size does not match

Re: Options for Secondary DNS Service?

2011-04-11 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 11:43 PM, Pierre-Luc Drouin pldro...@pldrouin.net wrote: Hi, I am looking for a secondary DNS service. Any suggestion? It is not for a non-profit organisation so I am not necessarily looking for a free solution, but I am wondering if there are reliable solutions for

Re: OT: Security question (openssl vs openssh)

2011-05-03 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Tue, May 3, 2011 at 10:22 AM, Mark Moellering m...@msen.com wrote: Everyone, I am looking into setting up a webserver to hold some very sensitive information.  I am trying to figure out which is more secure, forcing any web connections to be done using an ssh tunnel or forcing ssl. I have

Re: Enable Sqlite3 module in python

2011-05-24 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Tue, May 24, 2011 at 4:21 AM, Odhiambo Washington odhia...@gmail.com wrote: Hello members, I am on FreeBSD 8.2-STABLE and I am running with python2.7. However I have a problem: mail# python2.7 -c 'import sqlite3' Traceback (most recent call last):  File string, line 1, in module  File

Re: shopping for a new server

2011-08-25 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Thu, Aug 25, 2011 at 12:45 PM, Tim Kellers timot...@wallnet.com wrote: Dell 2500 from 10 years back is soon to be very dead in the machine room at work.  I'm thinking about replacing it with a Rack mount Dell R610  has anyone used that and has compatibility issues or successes?  I'll be

Re: shopping for a new server

2011-08-25 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Thu, Aug 25, 2011 at 2:33 PM, Jerry je...@seibercom.net wrote: On Thu, 25 Aug 2011 14:08:28 -0400 Tim Kellers articulated: Thank you Max, that sounds like good news so far. One minor issue I ran into is that disabling serial ports in BIOS causes FreeBSD to freeze when booting. The

bsnmpd vs net-snmp

2009-04-27 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hello all, I'm setting up a firewall and would like to monitor certain system parameters like network, cpu, and memory usage. SNMP is an obvious choice to do the monitoring and I'm planning to set up rrdtool to generate graphs of captured data. The question is what SNMP agent to use. I found

Re: bsnmpd vs net-snmp

2009-04-29 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 2:19 PM, Anton Yuzhaninov cit...@citrin.ru wrote: On Mon, 27 Apr 2009 12:28:01 -0400, Maxim Khitrov wrote: MK I'm setting up a firewall and would like to monitor certain system MK parameters like network, cpu, and memory usage. SNMP is an obvious MK choice to do

Re: bsnmpd vs net-snmp

2009-04-30 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 8:35 PM, Brandon Weisz li...@avioc.org wrote: Maxim Khitrov wrote: On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 2:19 PM, Anton Yuzhaninov cit...@citrin.ru wrote: On Mon, 27 Apr 2009 12:28:01 -0400, Maxim Khitrov wrote: MK I'm setting up a firewall and would like to monitor certain system

Re: bsnmpd vs net-snmp

2009-04-30 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 9:20 AM, Steve Bertrand st...@ibctech.ca wrote: Maxim Khitrov wrote: On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 8:35 PM, Brandon Weisz li...@avioc.org wrote: I cant speak to the documentation, but this seems to limit it to listening on a single address: Example.. # open standard SNMP

Re: bsnmpd vs net-snmp

2009-04-30 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 9:39 AM, Steve Bertrand st...@ibctech.ca wrote: I see now what you are saying: # sockstat -l4 root     bsnmpd     2857  5  udp4   *:*                   *:* root     bsnmpd     2857  6  udp4   127.0.0.1:161         *:* root     bsnmpd     2857  7  udp4  

Measuring CPU usage via SNMP

2009-05-05 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hello all, Simple question - does the sum of differences in ssCpuRawIdle, ssCpuRawUser, ssCpuRawNice, ssCpuRawKernel, and ssCpuRawInterrupt OIDs on a FreeBSD 7.2 system give me total CPU allocation (i.e. is a constant)? I've configured a few scripts to read these values from bsnmpd, store them

ZFS or UFS for 4TB hardware RAID6?

2009-07-12 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hello all, I'm about to build a new file server using 3ware 9690SA-8E controller and 4x Western Digital RE4-GP 2TB drives in RAID6. It is likely to grow in the future up to 10TB. I may use FreeBSD 8 on this one, since the release will likely be made by the time this server goes into production.

Re: ZFS or UFS for 4TB hardware RAID6?

2009-07-13 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 1:46 PM, Richard Mahlerweinmahle...@yahoo.com wrote: Your mileage may vary, but... I would investigate either using more spindles if you want to stick to RAID6, or perhaps using another RAID level if you will be with 4 drives for a while.  The reasoning is that

Re: ZFS or UFS for 4TB hardware RAID6?

2009-07-13 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 2:13 PM, Richard Mahlerweinmahle...@yahoo.com wrote: --- On Mon, 7/13/09, Maxim Khitrov mkhit...@gmail.com wrote: From: Maxim Khitrov mkhit...@gmail.com Subject: Re: ZFS or UFS for 4TB hardware RAID6? To: mahle...@yahoo.com Cc: Free BSD Questions list freebsd

Re: ZFS or UFS for 4TB hardware RAID6?

2009-07-16 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 4:08 PM, Richard Mahlerweinmahle...@yahoo.com wrote: Just as a question: how ARE you planning on backing this beast up?  While I don't want to sound like a worry-wort, I have had odd things happen at the worst of times.  RAID cards fail, power supplies let out the

UFS2 tuning for heterogeneous 4TB file system

2009-07-25 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hi all, I've spent a few hours now reading on how to set newfs parameters for various environments (many small files, many large files, etc.). I must say that I still don't have a clear picture of the relationships between cylinders, blocks, fragments, and inodes. That's making things difficult

Re: UFS2 tuning for heterogeneous 4TB file system

2009-07-26 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Sun, Jul 26, 2009 at 3:56 AM, b. f.bf1...@googlemail.com wrote: The file system in question will not have a common file size (which is what, as I understand, bytes per inode should be tuned for). There will be many small files ( 10 KB) and many large ones ( 500 MB). A similar, in terms of

Re: pf rdr (redirect) syntax solved

2011-11-30 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Wed, Nov 30, 2011 at 11:49 AM, Mark Moellering m...@msen.com wrote: My apologies for posting an answer without a question but this is something I want searchable in the future. To use redirection ( rdr ) in pf, you MUST specify an ip address or interface. For example, if you want to force

Re: Entropy Key for FreeBSD?

2011-12-11 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Nov 8, 2010 at 12:51 PM, Per olof Ljungmark p...@intersonic.se wrote: Hi, Did anyone in the community try to adopt the Entropy Key http://www.entropykey.com/ for use with FreeBSD? As a non-programmer I would not even try but perhaps someone with better skills already did? FWIW

Implementation details of altq hfsc scheduler in pf 4.5

2011-12-12 Thread Maxim Khitrov
I've read everything I could find on the topic of configuring hfsc altq in pf (4.5, FreeBSD 9), but I still have no clear idea of how it is actually implemented. I even started looking through the source code, but that might take a while. My main questions are: 1. Difference between 'realtime'

Re: Implementation details of altq hfsc scheduler in pf 4.5

2011-12-15 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Tue, Dec 13, 2011 at 8:15 AM, RW rwmailli...@googlemail.com wrote: On Mon, 12 Dec 2011 21:51:39 -0500 Maxim Khitrov wrote: I've read everything I could find on the topic of configuring hfsc altq in pf (4.5, FreeBSD 9), but I still have no clear idea of how it is actually implemented. I

Unexpected sh behavior with EXIT trap and errexit

2011-12-27 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Can anyone explain this behavior (FreeBSD 9.0-RC3 amd64): Script: #!/bin/sh cleanup() { echo 'first' echo 'second' } fail() { return 42; } trap cleanup EXIT set -o errexit fail Output: first Now comment out 'set -o errexit', replace 'fail' with 'fail || exit'

Re: Unexpected sh behavior with EXIT trap and errexit

2011-12-27 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Tue, Dec 27, 2011 at 4:36 PM, Devin Teske devin.te...@fisglobal.com wrote: -Original Message- From: owner-freebsd-questi...@freebsd.org [mailto:owner-freebsd- questi...@freebsd.org] On Behalf Of Maxim Khitrov Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2011 12:25 PM To: FreeBSD Subject

Re: dot snap folder

2012-01-15 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Sun, Jan 15, 2012 at 6:40 PM, Jim Pazarena fqu...@paz.bz wrote: Is it permissible to delete the dot snap folder which is created in a filesystem? See dump(8) -L option. Deleting .snap is safe as long you don't need to dump that file system while it is mounted in rw mode. - Max

Applying local patches after updating FreeBSD source

2012-01-23 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hi all, When I need to apply a custom patch to a port, I can set EXTRA_PATCHES make variable in /usr/local/etc/ports.conf (when using portconf), and the patch will be automatically applied whenever that port is built. Is there equivalent functionality for building FreeBSD world and kernel? When

Re: Applying local patches after updating FreeBSD source

2012-01-23 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 1:25 PM, Matthew Seaman m.sea...@infracaninophile.co.uk wrote: On 23/01/2012 18:03, Maxim Khitrov wrote: Hi all, When I need to apply a custom patch to a port, I can set EXTRA_PATCHES make variable in /usr/local/etc/ports.conf (when using portconf), and the patch

Re: Applying local patches after updating FreeBSD source

2012-01-24 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 2:13 PM, Maxim Khitrov m...@mxcrypt.com wrote: On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 1:25 PM, Matthew Seaman m.sea...@infracaninophile.co.uk wrote: On 23/01/2012 18:03, Maxim Khitrov wrote: Hi all, When I need to apply a custom patch to a port, I can set EXTRA_PATCHES make

Re: One or Four?

2012-02-17 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 5:05 PM, Robison, Dave david.robi...@fisglobal.com wrote: Hiya, A question has arisen with the implementation of bsdinstall in 9.x as opposed to sysinstall in 8.x and previous versions of FreeBSD. It has always been FreeBSD's default to create four partitions and swap

Re: openssl from ports

2012-03-02 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 5:00 PM, Randal L. Schwartz mer...@stonehenge.com wrote: I know openssl is in the core, but the version in FreeBSD 8.2 is vulnerable to some recent attacks.  (Hmm, I wonder why there hasn't been an 8.2 update then...) Which attacks are you referring to? I installed

Re: pf, binat, rdr, and one ip

2011-02-09 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Wed, Feb 9, 2011 at 6:34 AM, Da Rock freebsd-questi...@herveybayaustralia.com.au wrote: On 02/09/11 21:16, Daniel Bye wrote: On Wed, Feb 09, 2011 at 09:08:53AM +1000, Da Rock wrote: On 02/09/11 01:18, Daniel Bye wrote: On Wed, Feb 09, 2011 at 12:20:56AM +1000, Da Rock wrote: A very

Re: pf, binat, rdr, and one ip

2011-02-09 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Wed, Feb 9, 2011 at 7:40 PM, Da Rock freebsd-questi...@herveybayaustralia.com.au wrote: On 02/09/11 22:38, Maxim Khitrov wrote: On Wed, Feb 9, 2011 at 6:34 AM, Da Rock freebsd-questi...@herveybayaustralia.com.au  wrote: On 02/09/11 21:16, Daniel Bye wrote: On Wed, Feb 09, 2011 at 09

Re: FreeBSD and SSD drives

2011-02-13 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Sun, Feb 13, 2011 at 11:47 AM, Chad Perrin per...@apotheon.com wrote: On Sun, Feb 13, 2011 at 08:58:05AM -0500, Jerry wrote: On Sun, 13 Feb 2011 13:10:51 + Bruce Cran br...@cran.org.uk articulated: On Sun, 13 Feb 2011 07:38:01 -0500 Jerry freebsd.u...@seibercom.net wrote:

Re: segmentation fault in sqlite3 on 6.2R amd64

2007-10-02 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 10/2/07, Chad Leigh -- Shire. Net LLC [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi In installing trac I ran across a segmentation fault in the initenv command. This seems to be the same problem as shown here: http://www.nabble.com/ports-116383%3A-sqlite3-%28from-databases-

Re: Updating ports

2007-12-22 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Dec 22, 2007 11:39 AM, Robe [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, I want to update some ports. I'm using FreeBSD 6.2. I was reading in the handbook and there are two ways to update them through the portupdate and portmanager. What's the difference between them? -- Robe. Each one offers some

Blocking undesirable domains using BIND

2007-12-27 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hello, I'm currently setting up a new firewall for my home network using FreeBSD 7. The firewall will also act as our local name server (authoritative for the local domain, and caching for everything else). One of the things I'd like to do with it is use BIND to block various undesirable domains

Re: Blocking undesirable domains using BIND

2007-12-27 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Dec 27, 2007 7:16 PM, Kevin Kinsey [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Maxim Khitrov wrote: Hello, I'm currently setting up a new firewall for my home network using FreeBSD 7. The firewall will also act as our local name server (authoritative for the local domain, and caching for everything

Re: Blocking undesirable domains using BIND

2007-12-27 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On Dec 27, 2007 4:27 PM, Schiz0 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Dec 27, 2007 3:46 PM, Maxim Khitrov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm currently setting up a new firewall for my home network using FreeBSD 7. The firewall will also act as our local name server (authoritative for the local

FastCGI PHP does not start on server reboot (via rc script).

2007-07-24 Thread Maxim Khitrov
to start looking for a solution to this problem. Thanks, Maxim Khitrov /etc/rc.conf: fcgiphp_enable=YES /var/run/fastcgi: -rw-r--r-- 1 www www -5B Jul 24 17:06 php.pid srwxr-xr-x 1 www www -0B Jul 24 17:06 php.sock= /usr/local/etc/rc.d: -r-xr-xr-x 1 root wheel - 1.6K May 23 17:28

Re: FastCGI PHP does not start on server reboot (via rc script).

2007-07-25 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 7/24/07, Maxim Khitrov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I have this problem that I can't figure out. One of my web servers is using a combination of lighttpd and FastCGI php to run a few sites. On lighttpd website there is an rc script to help FreeBSD users start FastCGI php processes

Re: porteasy vs portupgrade

2007-07-26 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 7/26/07, Eric [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Miguel wrote: Adam J Richardson escribió: Miguel wrote: Hi, i used to use portupgrade as using this instructions http://www.onlamp.com/pub/a/bsd/2001/11/29/Big_Scary_Daemons.html for doing all the port managing, what about porteasy, it is as

Re: FastCGI PHP does not start on server reboot (via rc script).

2007-07-27 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 7/25/07, Maxim Khitrov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 7/24/07, Maxim Khitrov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I have this problem that I can't figure out. One of my web servers is using a combination of lighttpd and FastCGI php to run a few sites. On lighttpd website there is an rc

Re: FreeBSD as host OS for VMware

2007-08-07 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 8/7/07, Marko Kobal [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, Many of us would like to see FreeBSD as host OS for VMware. If there would be enough of us to push onto VMware company, maybe someday this could actualy happen. Check out (and give your vote) here:

Re: Convince me, please!

2007-08-08 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 8/9/07, Latitude [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm interested in changing over to FreeBSD from Windows, but I'll have to say, you guys don't really present a forceful argument to Windows users of how easy the switch may be. I get knee-deep in FreeBSD jargon the second I get to your webpage. I

Need clarification on file system parameters (using newfs).

2007-08-10 Thread Maxim Khitrov
know about my setup, I'd appreciate any advice for tuning these values to get the best performance for a laptop (i.e. optimized for running user programs as opposed to daemons). Thanks, Maxim Khitrov ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

ccache never hits on buildworld or buildkernel

2007-08-12 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hello, I'm using ccache to build FreeBSD source and ports. Ports work great, I build something once and the second time just about everything is found in the cache. For buildworld and buildkernel, however, everything is a miss. Even when not a single thing changed about the configuration or the

Re: ccache never hits on buildworld or buildkernel

2007-08-12 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 8/13/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 12/08/07, Maxim Khitrov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm using ccache to build FreeBSD source and ports. Ports work great, I build something once and the second time just about everything is found in the cache. For buildworld

Re: FreeBSD as host OS for VMware

2007-08-12 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 8/13/07, Matthias Apitz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: El día Tuesday, August 07, 2007 a las 12:09:43PM -0400, Maxim Khitrov escribió: ... I'm still waiting for the day when I can run FreeBSD as my main desktop OS, and have a virtual machine with Win XP and 3D acceleration

Re: Ports build parameters (knobs)

2007-08-22 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 8/22/07, Gabriel Linder [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, During the build of the graphical portion of my new FreeBSD-powered laptop I noticed that some knobs are not listed in /usr/ports/KNOBS and so, I can't add them to make.conf before building the packages. When I run make

Re: /var or /usr for data?

2007-08-22 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 8/22/07, Brad Waite [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It would appear that the proper allocation of filesystems on FreeBSD is to put all data in /usr. I'm used to this and have been doing it for years. However, there's a few issues that keep coming up. A lot of the ports use /var for data dirs.

RAID Controller Recommendations: ARC-1210 or 9650SE-4LPML

2007-09-05 Thread Maxim Khitrov
mature drivers? If you have some other recommendations, I'm happy to hear those as well. Thanks, Maxim Khitrov ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL

Re: RAID Controller Recommendations: ARC-1210 or 9650SE-4LPML

2007-09-05 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 9/5/07, brad davison [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, My two main candidates are Areca ARC-1210, and 3ware 9650SE-4LPML. Both are 4-lane SATA II controllers. Both cost about the same, and from what I gather, both should be supported by FreeBSD. I read the reviews, but would like to get

Building a new workstation - dual or quad-core CPU for FreeBSD 7?

2007-09-14 Thread Maxim Khitrov
Hello, I'm about to purchase a new system for myself. It will dual-boot Windows XP, which will be primarily used for gaming, and FreeBSD 7.0 for everything else. I wanted to ask if the new ULE scheduler will benefit from having four cores on the CPU, meaning that if I have many concurrent tasks,

Re: Building a new workstation - dual or quad-core CPU for FreeBSD 7?

2007-09-15 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 9/14/07, Aryeh Friedman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 9/14/07, Maxim Khitrov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I'm about to purchase a new system for myself. It will dual-boot Windows XP, which will be primarily used for gaming, and FreeBSD 7.0 for everything else. I wanted to ask

Re: Software RAID5

2007-09-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 9/21/07, Gabriel Dragffy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all Hoping to get some help setting up software RAID5. Guides on the internet seem to be few and far between, and official documentation is a little too technical. Basically I have 3 x 500GB hard drives which I'd like to have in a raid5

Re: Gnome FreeBSD from putty

2007-09-23 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 9/23/07, Mel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sunday 23 September 2007 15:35:00 Timothy McGee wrote: Any way of running Gnome or Firefox from putty remotely? What's the best way to test for the displays setup, etc? I'd like to keep it really simple for rebooting radios equipment that

Re: Software RAID5

2007-09-23 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 9/23/07, Roland Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sun, Sep 23, 2007 at 05:59:01PM +0100, Gabriel Dragffy wrote: This sounds good. How exactly did you manage to encrypt discs and then install freebsd there? I can just about setup software raid once freebsd is installed, but by then I am

Re: Problem with PHP cli core dumping

2007-09-25 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 9/25/07, Derrick [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 6.2 release (waiting till I can reboot the machine and will update to RELENG - nobody in the office yet) all ports are updated to current. php -v PHP 5.2.4 with Suhosin-Patch 0.9.6.2 (cli) (built: Sep 24 2007 18:31:21) Copyright (c) 1997-2007

Hot to configure simple mail forwarder?

2007-05-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
or something like postfix to do this? The idea is to minimize resource usage (disk space, memory, cpu time). Thanks, Maxim Khitrov ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe

Re: Hot to configure simple mail forwarder?

2007-05-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/21/07, Per olof Ljungmark [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Maxim Khitrov wrote: Hi everyone, I have what I hope is a rather simple question. I'm not very familiar with this area of system administration, so hopefully someone here can point me in the right direction. I just got myself a FreeBSD

Re: How to configure simple mail forwarder?

2007-05-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/21/07, Jerry McAllister [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Mon, May 21, 2007 at 01:52:34PM -0400, Maxim Khitrov wrote: On 5/21/07, Per olof Ljungmark [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Maxim Khitrov wrote: Hi everyone, I have what I hope is a rather simple question. I'm not very familiar

Sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2007-05-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
properly. After a quick search on google it seems that I'm not the only one with this problem, but I couldn't find any solution to this. Any help is greatly appreciated. - Maxim Khitrov ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2007-05-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/21/07, Mikhail Goriachev [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Maxim Khitrov wrote: Hello, I'm trying to restrict access to sendmail via hosts.allow. Don't need a firewall, since I just want to block everyone but the localhost from sending e-mail out. Anyway, it seems that sendmail ignores

Re: Sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2007-05-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/21/07, doug [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: sendmail_enable=NO means there is no sendmail daemon running. You can verify this via ps -aux | grep sendmail. Remove that statement. Without a reboot you can start sendmail by cd /etc/mail; make start. Unless you have changed the freebsd.mc file and

Re: Sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2007-05-21 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/21/07, Mikhail Goriachev [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Maxim Khitrov wrote: On 5/21/07, Mikhail Goriachev [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Maxim Khitrov wrote: Hello, I'm trying to restrict access to sendmail via hosts.allow. Don't need a firewall, since I just want to block everyone

Re: Sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2007-05-22 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/22/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I suspect sendmail is reading /etc/hosts.allow # Start by allowing everything (this prevents the rest of the file # from working, so remove it when you need protection). # The rules here work on a First match wins basis. #ALL : ALL : allow

Re: Sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2007-05-22 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/22/07, doug [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, 22 May 2007, Maxim Khitrov wrote: On 5/22/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I suspect sendmail is reading /etc/hosts.allow # Start by allowing everything (this prevents the rest of the file # from working, so remove it when you

Re: Sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2007-05-22 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/22/07, Rob [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Doug Hardie wrote: On May 22, 2007, at 10:46, Maxim Khitrov wrote: # Deny sendmail to all clients (temporary) sendmail : all : deny tcp wrappers must be coded into the application. The call which actually checks the access permissions

Re: Restore UFS snapshot

2007-05-26 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/26/07, Roland Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sat, May 26, 2007 at 11:59:13PM +0200, Svein Halvor Halvorsen wrote: Roland Smith wrote: You could use rsync instead of tar. That would save time. I'm not talking about saving time. But saving CPU time and HDD stress. However, the disk

Re: Restore UFS snapshot

2007-05-27 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 5/27/07, Roland Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sat, May 26, 2007 at 07:08:31PM -0400, Maxim Khitrov wrote: I don't think he is talking about that. From what I understand about the snapshot system (correct me if I'm wrong) is that a snapshot creates it's own file system by remembering

Recommendations for config file revision control

2007-06-01 Thread Maxim Khitrov
that it's easy to determine when the file was last changed and by whom, but this is optional. For the most part I just need a way of going back to previous versions. Thanks, Maxim Khitrov ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Recommendations for config file revision control

2007-06-01 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 6/1/07, Reid Linnemann [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Written by Maxim Khitrov on 06/01/07 14:27 Hi everyone, I'm currently setting up a new server, and I'd like to keep track of all changes made to various config files (in /etc, /usr/local/etc, and a few other places perhaps). My first

Re: Recommendations for config file revision control

2007-06-01 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 6/1/07, Kevin Downey [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 6/1/07, Maxim Khitrov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi everyone, I'm currently setting up a new server, and I'd like to keep track of all changes made to various config files (in /etc, /usr/local/etc, and a few other places perhaps). My first

Re: Recommendations for config file revision control

2007-06-02 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 6/2/07, Thierry Lacoste [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I did just think of another thing I could do. What if I create a new directory on the server, and move all configuration files from their original location to this directory. I then make then make it into an svn working directory, and in

Re: Recommendations for config file revision control

2007-06-03 Thread Maxim Khitrov
On 6/3/07, Giorgos Keramidas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 2007-06-02 21:45, Maxim Khitrov [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Here's an update on what I ended up going with. I decided to go with my idea of moving all configuration files to a common directory, but with a bit of a change. I created /config

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