Which OS should we use?

2005-01-11 Thread Paul Schmehl
. Should we install 4.10/11? Or move up to 5.3? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: Which OS should we use?

2005-01-11 Thread Paul Schmehl
install that on the new ones. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Which OS should we use?

2005-01-12 Thread Paul Schmehl
that the technology added is new and results may very. Thanks for pointing that out. In fact, *one* of the servers *will* be running snort. I'm not sure what our NICs are, though. I believe they're Intel, but I'll have to check. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security

Re: Thank you!

2005-01-14 Thread Paul Schmehl
company. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

Re: 1st degree verbal assault and battery hate crime at Applebees

2005-01-21 Thread Paul Schmehl
) Apparently all the white chicks love you. So at least half of your enemies are your friends. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd

Re: 1st degree verbal assault and battery hate crime at Applebees

2005-01-21 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Friday, January 21, 2005 05:41:05 PM -0500 Frank Laszlo [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I recived one of these to my personal address. looks like spam maybe. Oh great. So now we're getting spam that serves no purpose at all? Gotta love the internet Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct

Re: 1st degree verbal assault and battery hate crime at Applebees

2005-01-21 Thread Paul Schmehl
am continually amazed by mankind's capacity for rapacity. OK, now I'm going to be sick. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd

Re: Daily run output message

2005-01-22 Thread Paul Schmehl
=NO daily_submit_queuerun=NO Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: port 445 ?

2005-01-23 Thread Paul Schmehl
to the internet anyway. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: Help on a little script

2005-01-23 Thread Paul Schmehl
name2 name3. like this: # cat mybadlist | xargs mygoodlist ...but, need the reverse. So how can I convert name1name2name3 ...back to the original format? name1 name2 name3 It would probably be a lot easier to fix the cgi script so it creates the list with separators. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL

Re: perl and ports

2005-01-25 Thread Paul Schmehl
is contact the developers for the 40,000+ different ports and ask them to please stop using perl. Once they all comply, the FreeBSD port maintainers can eliminate perl. (Course I'll be pissed, because I use perl a lot.) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer

Re: perl and ports

2005-01-25 Thread Paul Schmehl
, you think he was wrong to use them and he should change. What's wrong with this picture? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd

Re: perl and ports

2005-01-25 Thread Paul Schmehl
hurt for you to know that perl *is* part of the base of FreeBSD. There is *also* a port for it, but it is not necessary to install the port. (I believe this changes in the 5.x series, but I'm not positive about that.) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer

Finding the source of a sigill

2005-01-26 Thread Paul Schmehl
I found this in the messages log when snort died: Jan 26 03:19:34 buttercup2 /kernel: pid 53186 (snort), uid 0: exited on signal 4 There was no core dump. Is there a way to figure out what the cause of the sigill was? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer

Re: Finding the source of a sigill

2005-01-26 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Wednesday, January 26, 2005 10:33:51 AM -0600 Dan Nelson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: In the last episode (Jan 26), Paul Schmehl said: I found this in the messages log when snort died: Jan 26 03:19:34 buttercup2 /kernel: pid 53186 (snort), uid 0: exited on signal 4 There was no core dump

Re: Finding the source of a sigill

2005-01-27 Thread Paul Schmehl
Thanks for all the responses, Dan, Kris and Robert. They were very helpful. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions

Re: custom periodic scripts

2005-01-28 Thread Paul Schmehl
is period_scriptname_enable=YES For example, write a script name foo. Make it 250.foo and put it in /etc/periodic/daily. Chown it root:wheel and chmod it 750. Edit /etc/periodic.conf to read daily_foo_enable=YES. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer

ports libpcap

2005-02-01 Thread Paul Schmehl
I just discovered that there is a port of libpcap. Does anybody know if it performs better than the pcap that comes with FreeBSD? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu

Re: ports libpcap

2005-02-01 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Tuesday, February 01, 2005 02:33:07 PM -0500 Lowell Gilbert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Paul Schmehl [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I just discovered that there is a port of libpcap. Does anybody know if it performs better than the pcap that comes with FreeBSD? Why? Are you having problems

Re: MySQL query tool and Administrator

2005-02-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
/linux_base/ and install the linux emulator port. Then you can install the query browser. I've played with it a little. It works OK but tends to core occasionally. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http

Re: Newbie Security Concerns

2005-02-08 Thread Paul Schmehl
. In addition to the firewall, you should edit /etc/hosts.allow and only allow remote access from trusted hosts. That will completely stop the random ssh login attempts. man (5) hosts_access Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas

WTH?

2005-02-08 Thread Paul Schmehl
doesn't fix it and returns Stale origin: '2005-01-30': perhaps moved or obsoleted. pkgdb -o 2005-01-30* returns ?. How do I get rid of this other than listing it in HOLD_PKGS? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member

Re: Ports

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-isp/2003-June/000510.html http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/2004-April/044315.html Paul Schmehl (baldeagle) The Stovebolt Geek [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.stovebolt.com ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing

Re: Crontab script

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
, and if it's not, start it and send you the date/time it was started and the last 10 lines of the error log. Since you're running it in cron, you'll get email with the output. If you wanted, you could redirect stderr to a log to see if there were any problems. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct

Re: Ports

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
- Original Message - From: Erik Norgaard [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Paul Schmehl [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: Grant Peel [EMAIL PROTECTED]; freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Sent: Sunday, February 13, 2005 2:43 PM Subject: Re: Ports Taking an arbitrary post, it appears that make.conf is not always

Updated perl - broke stuff

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
had its dependencies updated. Is there something missing in those two ports? The rest seemed to get their dependencies updated just fine during the build of perl. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http

Re: Updated perl - broke stuff

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
- Original Message - From: Ean Kingston [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Cc: Paul Schmehl [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Sunday, February 13, 2005 3:42 PM Subject: Re: Updated perl - broke stuff I stopped using portupgrade because it only upgrades ports that are out-of date

Re: Updated perl - broke stuff

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
the perl port doesn't include this command in a post-install script? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

Re: Updated perl - broke stuff

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
portmanager will rebuild port-A using port-B.1 as the dependency. port-A's registry stays reliable, reflecting how the port was really build instead of how we wished it were built. Thanks, Mike. I believe I start reading the man page for portmanager. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information

Re: sudo never requires a password?

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
password. It uses the *users* password. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: sudo never requires a password?

2005-02-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
. Whoever set sudo up chose to set it up that way. Sudo can also be setup to only grant you root access to *certain* resources. It's up to the admin to make those kinds of decisions. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding

Re: Ports

2005-02-14 Thread Paul Schmehl
-*' = 'WITH_MYSQL=1 WITH_FLEXRESP=1' } Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: IPFW config

2005-02-20 Thread Paul Schmehl
deny ip from any to any via xl0 Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Question about FTP

2005-02-23 Thread Paul Schmehl
don't do it right. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

ipfw lost its mind?

2005-03-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
ipfw? Or has anyone seen this *kind* of behavior from ipfw and knows what the cause is? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd

Re: ipfw lost its mind?

2005-03-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
already had a rule for that: allow ip from {server} to any The problem wasn't that the firewall was *stopping* legitimate packets. It was just *slowing them down* like crazy. Very weird. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN

RE: ipfw lost its mind?

2005-03-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
on udp would interfere with that since ip includes both tcp and udp. Besides the firewall has been working flawlessly for three years *with* that restriction. Makes me think that *something* in the firewall code changed recently and got installed when I ran freebsd-update. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL

Re: sudo su

2005-03-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
is in there, take it out. man (5) sudoers 2) how can it be that, after updating root and toor passwords, sudo asks for the old root password? Sudo doesn't ask for *root*'s password. It asks for *your* password. If you knew root's password, you wouldn't need to use sudo. You could use su. Paul

Re: expat portupgrade dies

2005-03-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
patching by hand? Try running make distclean in the expat2 ports directory. Then run make install and see if it installs independently of portupgrade. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http

Re: sudo su

2005-03-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
is to facilitate the use of the command without having to constantly type your password. Imagine having to type your password every time you issue a command. It would get irritating real quick. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas

Re: CGI script executing and Apache help (2nd try important)

2005-03-06 Thread Paul Schmehl
Options +ExecCGI /Directory But, as others have said, you really should read the Apache docs and familiarize yourself with the syntax. Also consider using mod_security to protect your server from attack. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer University of Texas

Re: What's the easiest way to do a backup and verify?

2005-03-07 Thread Paul Schmehl
rsync to backup both locally and remotely. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: postfix on FreeBSD

2005-03-09 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Wednesday, March 09, 2005 10:43:05 AM -0500 Bart Silverstrim [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I then ran the commands postmap /usr/local/etc/postfix/access Should be: postmap hash:/usr/local/etc/postfix/access man (1) postmap Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer

Re: feedback on a good DNS server

2005-03-09 Thread Paul Schmehl
don't have to figure out the esoteric syntax that BIND requires. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing

Re: Setting up a danish locale

2005-03-11 Thread Paul Schmehl
suspect that I need to change/update his xorg.conf file. Any insight into setting up the Danish environment would be appreciate. Just guessing, but did you install /usr/ports/x11-fonts/intlfonts? You may need that for the Danish characters to work right. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct

Re: Postfix Chroot.

2005-03-14 Thread Paul Schmehl
that Postfix is actually running chrooted. Easy. Add a new user or edit another file that Postfix has to have access to and you will start getting error messages about the files being out of sync - you *did* put copies in the jail, right? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security

Re: just finished install

2005-03-19 Thread Paul Schmehl
experience under your belt. Join a local users group, if you can find one. Even a Linux users group would help. There isn't that much difference between most *nix OSes wrt the basic settings and how they work. It's going to take some reading and work to get going, but it's well worth it. Paul

Re: php5-extensions meta-port help

2005-03-22 Thread Paul Schmehl
of the php5-extensions meta-port implementation? cd to /usr/ports/lang/php5-extensions make config select unixODBC make install clean Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu

Re: php5-extensions meta-port help

2005-03-22 Thread Paul Schmehl
as a shared extension? I have no idea. This question would probably be better directed to the freebsd-ports list. Someone there is more likely going to be able to answer you. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding

Re: Firewall questions

2005-03-23 Thread Paul Schmehl
behind uvscan and sophie *never* had an independent detection. It also had a much lower detection rate. (E.g. clamav 94.6, uvscan 95.3, sophie 91.8) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu

Monitoring critical processes

2005-03-24 Thread Paul Schmehl
little program that does it. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Monitoring critical processes

2005-03-24 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Thursday, March 24, 2005 09:39:40 AM -0700 Nick Pavlica [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Paul, Nagios might meet your monitoring requirements? http://www.nagios.org/ Thanks, Nick. I knew of nagios, but I was not aware that it was capable of restarting stopped services. Paul Schmehl

Re: SQL glitches

2005-03-24 Thread Paul Schmehl
deinstall distclean and start over. The error you're getting says that the base db is missing tables. That *should* be installed when you run make install, and it obviously failed. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN

Re: Monitoring critical processes

2005-03-24 Thread Paul Schmehl
was exactly what I was looking for. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Anthony's drive issues.Re: ssh password delay

2005-03-29 Thread Paul Schmehl
Is there any way you guys could take this idiotic conversation off-list? It's a complete waste time for the vast majority of us. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu

rc script fails to start on boot

2004-07-16 Thread Paul Schmehl
: extractor # BEFORE: LOGIN # KEYWORD: FreeBSD . /usr/local/etc/rc.subr name=extractor rcvar=`set_rcvar` command=/usr/local/bin/${name} load_rc_config $name run_rc_command $1 Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http

Re: rc script fails to start on boot

2004-07-16 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Friday, July 16, 2004 6:12 PM -0600 Warren Block [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Fri, 16 Jul 2004, Paul Schmehl wrote: I've written a very simple rc script, using the new format, to control a process. The script works fine from the commandline. (start|stop|restart|rcvar|status|etc all work

Re: postfix, smtp-auth, Cyrus SASL for relay restriction troubles.

2004-07-17 Thread Paul Schmehl
- - smtpd -o smtpd_tls_wrappermode=yes -o smtpd_sasl_auth_enable=yes Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http

Re: Sendmail to Postfix/courier-imap

2004-07-17 Thread Paul Schmehl
cyrus, so I can't help you with the courier part. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http

Re: ipfw rule deletion

2004-07-18 Thread Paul Schmehl
the right rule. Something like this: ${fwcmd} delete `awk '/$IP/ {print $1}'` Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing

Re: tar: /dev/sa0

2004-07-18 Thread Paul Schmehl
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2nd try - new rc script won't start on boot

2004-07-19 Thread Paul Schmehl
system, so it could be something very simple that I missed in the docs. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing

Re:

2004-07-20 Thread Paul Schmehl
to format the hard drive. Say yes. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: FReeBSD and dell optiplex

2004-07-23 Thread Paul Schmehl
problems, especially since you don't care about sound and graphics. Neither of the above-mentioned Dells have sound or X running on them. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir

Re: Whats the fastest Windows 2000 like Window Manager ??

2004-07-26 Thread Paul Schmehl
you to use a browser to do your config stuff. If you really want a GUI, tvm should work fine for what you want to do. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security

Re: how to upgrade Perl

2004-07-26 Thread Paul Schmehl
, but that broke things. Is there a trivial way to see what p5 ports you have installed? I'm perfectly willing to do the work if the end result is functional. :-) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http

Problems after php upgrade

2004-07-29 Thread Paul Schmehl
(otherwise php wouldn't have worked before.) I looked through the pkg-message files in the extensions and base dirs, but no luck. What did I miss? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu

Re: Problems after php upgrade

2004-07-29 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Friday, July 30, 2004 2:20 AM +0300 Ion-Mihai Tetcu [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Stupid question: Are this the perms of the 20020429 directory ? They should be rwxr-xr-x on the dir and r--r--r-- on the .so Not a stupid question at all. Perms on the dir are rwxr-xr-x. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL

Re: Problems after php upgrade

2004-07-29 Thread Paul Schmehl
this too the first time through, but it fixed the same exact problem. (possibly s/same exact/similar/) Hope this helps ~j Yep, that was it. Thanks. Missed it completely. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member

Re: portugrade -aR (except)

2004-08-05 Thread Paul Schmehl
). That's odd. I've had no problem with *any* port of samba, and I've been running it for over three years now, with numerous upgrades. What sort of problem are you having? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member

Re: PHP4 port broken?

2004-08-09 Thread Paul Schmehl
/ports/lang/php4-extensions/ You can now add extensions any time without having to recompile the base php4. Also see /usr/ports/UPDATING Caught me by surprise as well. :-) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member

Re: log reader

2004-08-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
tired, so I was wondering if there is anyway to make it look better and easy on eye I don't know about Excel spreadsheets, but the two log readers I use are logsentry and pflogsumm. The former is for syslogs, the latter for Postfix maillogs. You can goggle for both. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED

ports, mailman and mail-gid

2004-08-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
thing makes with mail-gid=mailnull. What am I doing wrong? And how can I know how to do make options on ports? (For example, snort won't work unless I use -DWITH_FOO, but other ports seem to want --WITH_WHATEVER. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer

Re: ports, mailman and mail-gid

2004-08-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
--On Tuesday, August 10, 2004 01:29:52 PM -0500 uidzero [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Paul Schmehl wrote: cd /usr/ports/mail/mailman vi Makefile MAIL_GID?= mailnull change to MAIL_GID?= mailman Makefile line 68 of 157 --43%-- col 16-21 This isn't what I'm looking for. (I've already done

Re: ports, mailman and mail-gid.

2004-08-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
/mailman/FreeBSD-post-install-notes I'll read it again. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security/ ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http

Re: ports, mailman and mail-gid.

2004-08-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
. If you run make options in the port, you get --with-mail-gid=foo. So why is it MAIL_GID=foo in the pkgtools.conf file? Is this in the handbook somewhere? Or in the man pages? Cause obviously I'm confused about how you determine the precise syntax so this actually works. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL

Re: Top posting solution

2004-08-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
would be posting to a freebsd list from a Windows box Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security/ ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

RE: upgrade

2004-08-11 Thread Paul Schmehl
downtime. All you have to do is a fetch, then an install, then reboot, and you're done. On a production webserver getting millions of hits a month, this is a godsend. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http

Re: Webinterface for sasldb

2004-08-13 Thread Paul Schmehl
their passwords over www. They are no UNIX-Accounts for them on the mailserver. You need squirrelmail. Squirrelmail has a plugin module that allows virtual account users to change the pw in the sasldb2 db. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas

Re: Error after installing cyrus-sasl2-saslauthd

2004-08-17 Thread Paul Schmehl
deleting entry from sasldb: DBNOTFOUND: No matching key/data pair found Were there any key/data pairs in the sasldb2 database? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security

Re: How to get php4 extensions to show up?

2004-08-18 Thread Paul Schmehl
the extensions installation seperate. What am I missing? What I mentioned above? Make sure you've commented out the extensions_dir parameter in php.ini. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir

Re: File Manager

2004-08-23 Thread Paul Schmehl
to edit the passwd and groups file directly, because the dbs don't get built that way. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security

Re: crontab question involving cvsup

2004-08-26 Thread Paul Schmehl
? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security/ ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

Re: virtual-mailman

2004-08-26 Thread Paul Schmehl
command or via web interface. yes i add POSTFIX_STYLE_VIRTUAL_DOMAINS = [domain,domain2] in mm.cfg.py. Please help me Did you run postalias on the mailman alias list? man (1) postalias Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding

Re: Squirell mail login problem

2004-08-30 Thread Paul Schmehl
using? Have you installed the modules? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security/ ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http

Re: Way OT: How long does your box run for?

2004-09-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
) In the old days, we used to have boxes with uptimes in the 900 day range. Nowadays that would be insanity. As a security professional, I get irked that some of our boxes only get patched annually (because they only get rebooted annually). It's far too risky a proposition these days. Paul Schmehl

Re: Way OT: How long does your box run for?

2004-09-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
, if you're ruling out scheduled downtime, I have a box that's never been down since it was purchased four years ago. :-) 'Course it started out as a RH 7.2 box, and now it's a FreeBSD 4.9 box, but it's never had a single minute of unscheduled downtime. :-) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct

Phantom /var full messages

2004-09-09 Thread Paul Schmehl
still ssh in and run utilities. I suspect this is some sort of filehandle not being released issue, but I'm not sure how to track it down. I've got lsof installed, but I'm not an expert on it yet. Any hints would be welcomed. What's the best way to troubleshoot this problem? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL

Re: Phantom /var full messages

2004-09-09 Thread Paul Schmehl
and du as root. I ssh in to the box using my account and then su to root. (I don't allow root to ssh in to any of my boxes.) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu

Re: Phantom /var full messages

2004-09-09 Thread Paul Schmehl
it was snort, but I wasn't sure. I'll shut down one process at a time and see when df returns to normal. I am using newsyslog.conf which *should* HUP processes when logs are turned over, but maybe I missed something. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer

Re: Phantom /var full messages

2004-09-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
to 400MB. How to do that? How in the world would that help? (BTW, /var is 31GB) The problem isn't that I'm running out of space. The problem is that df *thinks* I'm out of space, most likely because of a filehandle problem (but I'll confirm that here once I figure it out.) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL

Re: cvsup problem Please Help

2004-09-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
it like this: % make install clean Not cvsupping all the ports leads to more problems than it solves. If you really don't have that much space, get another hard drive. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http

Re: Phantom /var full messages

2004-09-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
a lot of stuff out of /var and create links. See some recent previous posts on the subject. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer The University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu ___ [EMAIL

Re: Phantom /var full messages

2004-09-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
189 56 /var 1036492 -rw-rw 4294967276 rw root snort3416 /var 3491966 -rw--- 1260683393 rw The second file is the only one in the top ten that belonged to snort. How do you convert the filenames from numbers to names? Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct

Re: Phantom /var full messages

2004-09-11 Thread Paul Schmehl
of the file. (session.log, which *should* be hupped when it's turned over.) I've posted on the snort list to see if anyone is aware of this or has seen the problem before. In the meantime, I've commented out the log in the conf file so the server won't gag when I'm not paying attention to it. Paul

RE: OFF-TOPIC but ... you will laugh !!

2005-11-03 Thread Paul Schmehl
way. *Anything* is possible on *any* OS if you know what you're doing and how to get around the restrictions that are in place. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security

Re: Antivir for mail server

2005-11-07 Thread Paul Schmehl
and memory capabilities. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security/ ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: xorg.conf

2005-11-10 Thread Paul Schmehl
. ;-) Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security/ ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

RE: Secure File Copy

2005-11-15 Thread Paul Schmehl
this is because remote root logins through ssh are not allowed (nor should they ever be.) Use another username. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security

RE: Need urgent help regarding security

2005-11-17 Thread Paul Schmehl
their integrity with MD5 sums from the same binaries on a known good box. Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) Adjunct Information Security Officer University of Texas at Dallas AVIEN Founding Member http://www.utdallas.edu/ir/security/ ___ freebsd-questions

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