25mb vs 300mb ports

2004-04-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
. Is this a matter of compressed versus uncompressed? Why the discrepancy? By the way, thank you to the many erudite and friendly faces who responded to my lament -- I am happy to see a lot of devices now supported under 5.2.1!! -- Peter Leftwich, President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla

xv flag to not create ~/dir/dir/.xvpics/

2003-09-12 Thread Peter Leftwich
If I `cd ~/dir/dir` then run `xv -vsmap` xv creates cached thumbnails. Does anyone know of a flag for xv to -NOT- create a directory called .xvpics? I do not want xv to create this directory. Thanks. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA

Re: xv flag to not create ~/dir/dir/.xvpics/

2003-09-16 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Sat, 13 Sep 2003, Lowell Gilbert wrote: From: Lowell Gilbert [EMAIL PROTECTED] Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: If I `cd ~/dir/dir` then run `xv -vsmap` xv creates cached thumbnails. Does anyone know of a flag for xv to -NOT- create a directory called .xvpics? I do not want xv

Re: xv flag to not create ~/dir/dir/.xvpics/

2003-09-17 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Wed, 17 Sep 2003, Vlad D. Markov wrote: On Tue, 16 Sep 2003 20:44:16 -0400 (EDT) Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The option vsmap is asking for an image browser. The program need not necessarily cache thumbnails on the hard disk. Perhaps this is a wish list item for xv

Share/Freeware to see FBSD from Win_XPproSP1?

2004-02-07 Thread Peter Leftwich
Is there a program (go-between) that I can use to read my FreeBSD slices from Winbloze XP Pro SP1? I need to clean up some old OSs, make space...! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com

Mounting to freebsd ufs under WinXP

2004-02-12 Thread Peter Leftwich
] operating system and running a daemon. Thanks mucho diGiornio, -- Peter Leftwich, President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039, USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Boot time, init? getty repeated too many times

2004-03-05 Thread Peter Leftwich
. -- Peter Leftwich, President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039, USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail

Re: Boot time, init? getty repeated too many times

2004-03-08 Thread Peter Leftwich
Ryan Merrick [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Peter Leftwich wrote: [snip] getty repeated too many times and that it will halt for 30 seconds. [snip] H, Review your #/etc/ttys and comment out any questionable lines. -Ryan Merrick / [EMAIL PROTECTED] I was able to get at my raw data (via mount -t ufs

lament about freebsd sacrifices

2004-04-14 Thread Peter Leftwich
and 2 devices * IM software features such as voice and video chat * websites that use ActiveX (Windows) controls * MP3 devices Any major sacrifices I've forgotten? :-\ -- Peter Leftwich, President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039, USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com

Re: Power off problem [from Dec-08-2002]

2002-12-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
holidays! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Bug, show-stopper or hardware?! (please CC me in reply)

2003-01-02 Thread Peter Leftwich
controller (i8042) at port 0x60,0x64 on isa0 atkbd0: AT Keyboard flags 0x1 irq 1 on atkbdc0 kbd0 at atkbd0 -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd

Softer crash a show-interrupter only (please CC me in reply)

2003-01-03 Thread Peter Leftwich
both to the console and to a file, such as `startx 2 startx.out` or something? Thx!! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com box 1743 ~ # startx xauth: (argv):1: bad display name ...r.com:0 in list command xauth

Re: Softer crash a show-interrupter only (please CC me in reply)

2003-01-06 Thread Peter Leftwich
of [EMAIL PROTECTED] | everything, and the value of nothing. Vienna, AUSTRIA | Oscar Wilde -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com To Unsubscribe: send mail

uscanner and ppbus0 webcam (Please CC me)

2003-01-13 Thread Peter Leftwich
basis the billing might occur (hourly or by the job? ballpark estimate on the total? likelihood of success?) Thank you kindly, -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Manually reinstall various lib's?

2003-01-17 Thread Peter Leftwich
and now startx and lots of different pkg_add -rf package commands are giving me errors about expecting different libraries. Is there a way to manually install these? Please help, you're my only hope! =) Yours, faithfully as root right now, -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services

Mirroring tool? web snake? getbot?

2003-07-29 Thread Peter Leftwich
successive run of the program, it deletes the results of the last run! Stupid! Thanks for any ideas you all may have. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL

Re: Mirroring tool? web snake? getbot?

2003-07-30 Thread Peter Leftwich
On 2003-07-29 21:54 -0700, Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: All I'd like is a graphical tool that prompts the user for a URL then proceeds to mirror that URL to the working directory or to a base directory specified in its preferences. It would also be nice to filter by URL's ending

Problems finding 'ogle' package

2003-09-11 Thread Peter Leftwich
someone please check the two links. Thanks! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

/var/log/wtmp and /var/log/system/log.*

2003-04-05 Thread Peter Leftwich
for that power-on session. Can someone comment on what to use for the at command command-line, and whether I'd put this in /usr/local/etc/rc.d/SOMETHING.sh or where? I think this is an interesting omission from Unixes in general. What's your opinion? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video

Monitor dimming

2003-06-17 Thread Peter Leftwich
to dim now. Thanks all, please CC: me! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

Resetting ports and pkg's?

2003-06-17 Thread Peter Leftwich
wrong and indicated by an error message. Help! Thanks CC: me please... PS - Is it as easy as just `rm -rf /var/db/pkg/` or just one directory? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com

TZ

2003-06-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
/* and /boot/* returns nothing relevant. I also can't remember if this is something that can be played with in userland, that is, as a postprocessor (e.g. the tcsh shell using set or setenv). Ideas, from any timezone? PS - Please CC: me in your reply -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video

Re: TZ

2003-06-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Wed, 18 Jun 2003, Joshua Oreman wrote: man date - use date's format spec if you don't want PDT. It's the default. -- Josh I'm not explicitly asking from a userland point of view, but also from a boxland :) point of view. I thought GMT would be the default... -- Peter Leftwich President

Re: [SDBUG] TZ

2003-06-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Wed, 18 Jun 2003, Gregory Sutter wrote: On 2003-06-18 18:04 -0700, Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Well I'm sitting here typing date over and over but she doesn't appear. :) *lament* None of my fellow nerds have quite the sense of humour I expected! Peter, You specified it using

Mount My Creation

2003-06-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
this Leftwich guy ever shut up? :-o PS - Please CC: me in your reply! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: Mount My Creation [ls -c, -t -u etc]

2003-06-22 Thread Peter Leftwich
is the switch to see the full date and time output, instead of this information being truncated to Dec 3 2002 instead of Dec 3 2002 15:16:01 for example? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com

Re: Mount My Creation [ls -c, -t -u etc]

2003-06-22 Thread Peter Leftwich
-R Thanks Axel S. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send

Re: [SDBUG] Re: Monitor dimming

2003-07-01 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Wed, 18 Jun 2003, Matthew Seaman wrote: On Tue, Jun 17, 2003 at 09:20:38PM -0700, Peter Leftwich wrote: Can someone tell me what controls the dimming of my monitor after a set amount of minutes of idle time? It is not xscreensaver; I'm assuming it is something called from startx

Re: [SDBUG] Re: Monitor dimming

2003-07-02 Thread Peter Leftwich
installation to control it too? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe

Re: [SDBUG] Re: Monitor dimming

2003-07-03 Thread Peter Leftwich
-- Peter Leftwich President Founder, Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA http://Www.Video2Video.Com ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL

boot0cfg fixit.flp

2002-07-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
. :( {By the way, nobody commented on my fixit.flp suggestions...} -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: Can I use cron to shutdown a machine

2002-07-22 Thread Peter Leftwich
a [time] instead of the now. From the manpage for shutdown: timeTime is the time at which shutdown will bring the system down and may be the word now (indicating an immediate shutdown) or specify a future time in one of two formats: +number, or yymmddhhmm, -- Peter Leftwich President

Can you relate to my Tour of Despair?

2002-07-24 Thread Peter Leftwich
. All help warmly accepted. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: acd0a, acd0c, cd0a, cd0c different?

2002-07-24 Thread Peter Leftwich
in this case acd0a = acd0c? But what is the cd0a and cd0c? thanx, ed man fdisk man boot0cfg What is it you are trying to do? Using /stand/sysinstall may be smartest. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send

Re: XFree86 runs as root but not as user!

2002-07-25 Thread Peter Leftwich
. -Lilo, Lilo Stitch Adam Weinberger [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://vectors.cx -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

Re: Can you relate to my Tour of Despair?

2002-07-25 Thread Peter Leftwich
ampersand cause your shell (which is..?) to not execute the make command in the current working dir (cwd)? -- FreeBSD 4.6-STABLE 10:43AM up 8 days, 21:02, 11 users, load averages: 0.07, 0.03, 0.01 -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403

KDE = K.D.E.A.D! (2.2.2 to 3.0.1, cvspass?)

2002-07-25 Thread Peter Leftwich
or directory cvs [login aborted]: fatal error: exiting # man 1 cvs | col -b | grep -i cvspass e. What's a ~/.cvspass file and why do I need one? Thanks. f. PS when I cd to /usr/src and do `ls -al` there is nata, nothing. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA

pdf, *.doc; Java and jvm and flash

2002-07-25 Thread Peter Leftwich
:( Any clues? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: KDE = K.D.E.A.D! (2.2.2 to 3.0.1, cvspass?)

2002-07-25 Thread Peter Leftwich
On 25 Jul 2002, Kirk Strauser wrote: At 2002-07-25T21:22:55Z, Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Cool date and time code, but what time zone is it? :) PL http://developer.kde.org/build/compile_cvs.html What's wrong with: `cd /usr/ports/x11/kde3; make install` # cd /usr/ports/x11/kde3

nautilus sux

2002-09-17 Thread Peter Leftwich
environment!! Should I be proud? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: nautilus sux

2002-09-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
On 18 Sep 2002, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote: On Tue, 2002-09-17 at 21:33, Peter Leftwich wrote: I am trying to run Gnome 2.0 and before running startx I `setenv WINDOW_MANAGER metacity` (tcsh). You don't need this. GNOME will remember your window manager across sessions. Once you set things

Fwd: Making Mozilla like java????

2002-09-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
Where do I go from here? http://www.freebsd.org/java/links/freebsd.html Throw my hands up and go pffphfssh! and head to http://www.mozilla.org ? How does Kaffe compare with JVM compare with JDK (linux?) ?? Thanks. -- Forwarded message -- From: Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED

~/.terminalrc challenge

2002-09-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
lines to run `ps -auxww | grep XFree86` and if that returns true to run a few lines of code. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

find case-insensitive challenge

2002-09-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
? Second, this found only *.jpg files and left behind *.JPG files so how do you make find be case-insensitive? -exec ThankYouScript.sh {} \; -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: weird files

2002-09-19 Thread Peter Leftwich
will be forced itself due to the quotes! so that I su to the root and the same problem. any ideas? tia su has nothing to do with it -- if the file was an ownership issue, the error would have said rm ___: Permission denied or the like. --- Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, 19

kldload way to send options into kernel?

2002-09-19 Thread Peter Leftwich
I tried running `wine GetBot.exe` because it is the best offline browser and web snake/bot program ever, but for Windows and I got this error: Did you reconfigure the kernel with options USER_LDT? Is there a command line I can give such as kldload to add this option in? -- Peter Leftwich

add to gnome start menu?

2002-09-20 Thread Peter Leftwich
Could be simple, but how do you add to Gnome 2's start menu? I am tiring of clicking the MainMenu then Run Program gaim or freeamp! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Fwd: kldload way to send options into kernel?

2002-09-20 Thread Peter Leftwich
Nevermind - I'm going to keep trying to get httrack to compile http://www.httrack.com -- Forwarded message -- From: Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] X-X-Sender: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: FreeBSD Questions LIST [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: kldload way to send options into kernel? Date

Re: layers and layers of windows managers

2002-09-21 Thread Peter Leftwich
/default.wm to look something like this: [Default] WM=/usr/X11R6/bin/metacity 3. Rename or remove ~/.gnome2/session and re-run startx -- Forwarded message -- From: Adam Weinberger [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: Adam Weinberger [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: layers and layers of windows managers

2002-09-21 Thread Peter Leftwich
/default.wm to look something like this: [Default] WM=/usr/X11R6/bin/metacity 3. Rename or remove ~/.gnome2/session and re-run startx -- Forwarded message -- From: Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] X-X-Sender: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Adam Weinberger [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: FreeBSD LIST

Re: layers and layers of windows managers

2002-09-21 Thread Peter Leftwich
/default.wm to look something like this: [Default] WM=/usr/X11R6/bin/metacity 3. Rename or remove ~/.gnome2/session and re-run startx -- Forwarded message -- From: Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] X-X-Sender: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: C. A. Daelhousen [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re

Re: find case-insensitive challenge

2002-09-22 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Thu, 19 Sep 2002, Oliver Fromme wrote: Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Tonight I surprised myself by running `find ~/Desktop/folder/ -name *.jpg -exec mv {} ~/Desktop/folderjpgs/ \;` successfully! My first custom find command line ever. In general, it is a good idea to try

sawfish saws through metacity

2002-09-22 Thread Peter Leftwich
file.tgz`? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: find case-insensitive challenge

2002-09-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
flag to find. Is it really that important or will directories possibly get acted upon badly? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

changing subjects [in this manner]

2002-09-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
like [EMAIL PROTECTED] ;-) -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: changing subjects [in this manner]

2002-09-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
. PS - And that reminds me! Why am I still ssh'ing someplace and running pine when I could be running xpine and (probably) POP3s'ing my mail to my box!!! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL

no xargs -i flag

2002-09-24 Thread Peter Leftwich
of the command line? It isn't clear from the manpage or examples I've browsed. Thanks. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

Re: changing subjects [in this manner]

2002-09-24 Thread Peter Leftwich
/peter to localhost/var/mail/peter In Googlis non est, ergo non est. What does this mean? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

how to find executable files

2002-09-24 Thread Peter Leftwich
this be limited to x levels down? Thanks. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: no xargs -i flag

2002-09-25 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Wed, 25 Sep 2002, Giorgos Keramidas wrote: On 2002-09-24 18:48, Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm surprised that xargs has no flag for interactive mode (-i) so that the command line will be echoed to the terminal asking [y/n/!] where y means yes proceed and n means no stop now

Re: how to find executable files

2002-09-25 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Wed, 25 Sep 2002, Erik Trulsson wrote: On Tue, Sep 24, 2002 at 07:13:51PM -0400, Peter Leftwich wrote: Two questions, first is why doesn't this work, or is there a flag I can use with ls? # find . -type f -perm +x find: -perm: x: illegal mode string # find . -type f -perm +x -print

Re: changing subjects [in this manner]

2002-09-25 Thread Peter Leftwich
asked for first an adjective (smelly) then a noun (tape she said) and searched Google Images for smelly tape, but alas, none was located. :( So it must not exist. :) -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe

/usr/ports/java/jdk

2002-09-28 Thread Peter Leftwich
RE: http://www.freebsd.org/java/install.html The first step is to cd /usr/ports/java/jdk -- what if I have no files and directories in there? How do I portupgrade or populate in one command? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403

man tcsh | col -b | grep -i stderr

2002-09-29 Thread Peter Leftwich
sh` - please help. Thanks kindly, -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: /usr/ports/java/jdk

2002-09-29 Thread Peter Leftwich
://vonbek.dhs.org/latest.jpg Actually, what I'd like at this point is a way to just populate one folder: /usr/ports/java/jdk13 -- is there a single command line method to do so? Also, once make has run, are there steps to configure in my browser? Thx, -- Peter Leftwich President Founder

Re: man tcsh | col -b | grep -i stderr

2002-09-29 Thread Peter Leftwich
to know the numbers of the standard descriptors: 0 = stdin, 1 = stdout, 2 = stderr. $.02, /Mikko Thank you though for your timely info! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL

startx startx.out

2002-09-29 Thread Peter Leftwich
name dhcp.san.rr.com:0 in remove command -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Ports FAQ is a great read

2002-09-30 Thread Peter Leftwich
different commands in the first place. PS - RE2 is also an amazing read, kudo's to the fine authors!! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions

Re: Copying directories contents

2002-10-01 Thread Peter Leftwich
be a scheme that favors only files and that runs a test of basically saying is the directory there already? yes, then mv this file into it, no, then create it and move this file into it... but on a wider scale. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA

burncd, cd-write, cdrecord

2002-10-01 Thread Peter Leftwich
listen in my car :) Thanks all. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: KDE, sound, artsd and xmms

2002-10-02 Thread Peter Leftwich
these features, and a speed-up / slow-down plugin such as the one Winamp for Windows supports (where the vocals are unaffected)?! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe

Re: Problems with webcam+soundcard

2002-10-02 Thread Peter Leftwich
or modules you can load in /boot/loader.conf -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

buried in spams, recommendation?

2002-10-03 Thread Peter Leftwich
Can someone on the list PLEASE recommend a good quarantining filter app? I know mwm (Mike Someone) out there uses one that issues a challenge via reply or reply to all. Thanks!! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555

Re: Mutt and Filters [pine procmail]

2002-10-05 Thread Peter Leftwich
67D6 ) gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys EB3467D6 Buffy: Okay, that was too close for comfort. Not that slaying is ever comfy, but... you know what I mean. Buffy's cute. =) -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555

mtools eject CD? CD-R?

2002-10-05 Thread Peter Leftwich
Is it possible to eject a (mounted or unmounted) CD or DVD from the command line? Does a CD-R have to be specially mounted before using mkisofs or burncd? Appreciate any answers! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555

/dev/urandom is randomly cool

2002-10-05 Thread Peter Leftwich
the output into just [A-Za-z0-9] and no spaces or punctuation? And specify length? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

egrep sawfish|gnome-panel

2002-10-05 Thread Peter Leftwich
be similar to Start Run... to run a binary within the x session, no? Also, `top` shows me that gnome-panel IS running, so why don't I see it? Hopelessly lost, thanks for any guidance! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555

/etc/make.conf and AMD Athlon 600

2002-10-06 Thread Peter Leftwich
CPUTYPE=i686 -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: /dev/urandom is randomly cool

2002-10-06 Thread Peter Leftwich
. Fer They ought to build motherboards with tiny lava lamps for randomness :) Another answer is, as always, use perl :-) $.02, /Mikko Yeah yeah-yeah. It's just nice having an all-inclusive OS, that's all! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services

Should I worry about having many X11 symlinks

2002-10-07 Thread Peter Leftwich
(/etc/X11/..)? ln -s thanks help\! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: /dev/urandom is randomly cool

2002-10-07 Thread Peter Leftwich
On Mon, 7 Oct 2002, Oliver Fromme wrote: Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sun, 6 Oct 2002, Fernando Gleiser wrote: On Sun, 6 Oct 2002, Mikko Työläjärvi wrote: tr -cd a-zA-Z0-9 /dev/urandom | dd bs=$len count=1 2/dev/null It didn't work. My shell is tcsh so I tried

Re: /etc/make.conf and AMD Athlon 600

2002-10-07 Thread Peter Leftwich
as HW allows. ;-) -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: help with ln linking Please! [attn manpage authors!]

2002-10-07 Thread Peter Leftwich
filesystems, i will see the same contents. Thanks for any help. I think you just had it backwards. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions

Re: Should I worry about having many X11 symlinks

2002-10-09 Thread Peter Leftwich
I could put in /usr/local/bin/X11/ or something like that... Now I guess I'm not sure what I'm asking. I have a lot of symlinks in /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/ that point to things that don't exist. What must be done, a reinstall of XFree86? Gnome2.0? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video

Re: /etc/make.conf and AMD Athlon 600

2002-10-09 Thread Peter Leftwich
about the development and evolution of unix or freebsd in general. And of course that book sounds quite good :) -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd

Re: help with ln linking Please! [attn manpage authors!]

2002-10-09 Thread Peter Leftwich
, what's the number? The said this for years was probably me cursing and drooling asleep. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

Re: Please help me

2002-10-09 Thread Peter Leftwich
know. Someone told me that only an old school unix person would be able to tell me. Please help? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions

Re: How to create another account with root privileges ?

2002-10-09 Thread Peter Leftwich
really want to do this. What problem are you needing to solve by having multiple root accounts? Kirk Strauser In Googlis non est, ergo non est. Google doesn't have new pages saved and served up 1 second ago, nor does it have unique pages that a cgi script create(d/s). -- Peter Leftwich

Re: Ports FAQ is a great read [port.tar??]

2002-10-14 Thread Peter Leftwich
certainly settling on a life of /stand/sysinstall and `pkg_add -r` :-( Can someone offer me hope? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

Gnome URL Launcher captions?

2002-10-16 Thread Peter Leftwich
stored? In what path, files?? Thanks! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Re: du, find/xargs/sort, and MP3.tar

2002-10-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
On 22 Oct 2002, Gary W. Swearingen wrote: Peter Leftwich [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Then I thought I'd get crafty and `tar tvf MP3.DONE0415021909MPT.tar the-tarfile.out` thinking I could later run things through `sort` but I am hung up on how to get similar output that shows the contents

What is vnlru really?

2002-10-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
of way. What else is there to check, using `ps auxww`? Thanks as always and ever after, PS - Is `arp -a` the most reliable way to get one's current IP address? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail

Port 514 unsafe? open to outside?

2002-10-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
? I know it works outbound because I am about to send this message ;-] -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

mkisofs|burncd AND fitting a cd-r exactly

2002-10-23 Thread Peter Leftwich
trees more less almost exactly? I'm thinking of tarring and gzipping the highest directory first, then using mkisofs on that one big file (to transparently mount from cdrom later possibly). Will this work out? Thanks for your service, I'm burning for answers (lol), -- Peter Leftwich President

learning about ./configure and pkg-config

2002-10-18 Thread Peter Leftwich
in the colon-separated (on Windows, semicolon- separated) list of directories specified by the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable. I couldn't find my /lib/pkgconfig directory or locate sample PKG_CONFIG_PATH statements on the web. Can someone clue me in please? -- Peter Leftwich President

Didn't think it was possible

2002-10-21 Thread Peter Leftwich
playing but The GIMP managed to force me to press the hard reset button and my box was not pleased. Oh my question: How was FreeBSD 4.6.2 able to log crash to wtmp? And how do you remember whether it is utmp or wtmp? What do they stand for? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services

du, find/xargs/sort, and MP3.tar

2002-10-22 Thread Peter Leftwich
/\/\aster$ work some unixiacal magic on my task? =^) It soothes my soul to know you care. -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

Re: What is vnlru really?

2002-10-26 Thread Peter Leftwich
while ipconfig tells me another. Is that because I'm using DHCP, or is arp -a maybe reporting a DNS value, not my currently-assigned IP? PS - Yack! .biz?! -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail

Re: Port 514 unsafe? open to outside?

2002-10-26 Thread Peter Leftwich
been able to send email to myself yet :( -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555 To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

ntpdate problems in /etc/rc.conf

2002-10-28 Thread Peter Leftwich
# Flags to ntpdate (if enabled). My clock still says it is 20:11 PM when it is really 19:11 PM right now! Am I missing something, or needing to set the CMOS/motherboard clock...? -- Peter Leftwich President Founder Video2Video Services Box 13692, La Jolla, CA, 92039 USA +1-413-403-9555

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