Re: possible bogus kernel error messages

2003-04-04 Thread Rich Winkel
Take a look at the /tmp partition. I suspect rsync is using it for scratch files ... According to admin2: These error messages just started appearing in my /var/log/messages file the other day. Running FreeBSD 4.7 Stable. Can somebody explain why this is happening - that appear bogus to me?

Re: newbie: rotating logs

2003-04-04 Thread Rich Winkel
Look at /etc/newsyslog.conf According to admin2: newbie admin: running FreeBSD 4.7 Stable I am having a bit of trouble finding this. Is there a FAQ or tutorial that discusses the standard convention of rotating log files? I am seeing my /var/log/messages and /var/log/maillog files

Re: possible bogus kernel error messages

2003-04-04 Thread Rich Winkel
Doh! Never mind, I forgot the meaning of the % column in df!!! Rich ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Soundblaster 16PCI (CT5880-C)

2003-03-21 Thread Rich Winkel
Hi, does anyone have this card working? I'm running 4.6.2-Release, and am getting no sound. #dmesg|grep pcm pcm0: Creative CT5880-C port 0xff00-0xff3f irq 10 at device 15.0 on pci0 pcm0: ac97 codec reports dac not ready #cat /dev/sndstat FreeBSD Audio Driver (newpcm) Installed devices: pcm0:

USB-compatible ISO's for 4.1[01]-RELEASE?

2005-01-31 Thread Rich Winkel
Hi, Does anyone know if there are 4.1x ISO's that will install on a system that only has a USB (no PS/2) keyboard? Thanks, Rich ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe,

Re: How do I do a COLD Reboot on FreeBSD?

2005-01-31 Thread Rich Winkel
According to Bart Silverstrim: Warm boots basically just cycle the computer to restart the OS. It's just restarting it, and power to the components has been maintained the whole time so as far as the computer hardware is concerned nothing really happened, just a chunk of memory access and

locale spec for greek fonts?

2004-07-27 Thread Rich Winkel
Hi, I'm trying to use greek fonts in x11/kde in 4.8-release. I'm currently using MM_CHARSET=ISO-8859-7; export MM_CHARSET LANG=el_GR; export LANG LC_ALL=el_GR; export LC_ALL But I keep getting the error: Warning: locale not supported by C library, locale unchanged Can someone point me in the

sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2004-08-29 Thread Rich Winkel
I'm running 4.10-release-p2. Sendmail is ignoring hosts.allow. Is this a known problem? Thanks, Rich ___ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: sendmail ignores hosts.allow

2004-09-05 Thread Rich Winkel
(0x2810e000) libcrypto.so.3 = /usr/lib/libcrypto.so.3 (0x2813e000) libc.so.4 = /usr/lib/libc.so.4 (0x2823e000) so it's clearly linked with libwrap. What's going on here?? According to Rich Winkel: According to Ruben de Groot: On Sun, Aug 29, 2004 at 11:53:55PM -0500, Rich Winkel

p5 ports don't respect LOCALBASE

2003-11-13 Thread Rich Winkel
I support various types of servers and workstations which need different local software sets. I do all my building on one machine, so I use LOCALBASE and PKG_DBDIR in /etc/make.conf to keep the various configurations separate. Unfortunately many ports don't respect the LOCALBASE setting and

Re: p5 ports don't respect LOCALBASE

2003-11-16 Thread Rich Winkel
According to Lowell Gilbert: Rich Winkel [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I support various types of servers and workstations which need different local software sets. I do all my building on one machine, so I use LOCALBASE and PKG_DBDIR in /etc/make.conf to keep the various configurations

No sound on gx280 with 5.4

2005-07-19 Thread Rich Winkel
I have a GX280 shipped 11/30/2004. The 5.4 kernel doesn't probe any sound device. Has anyone gotten this working? Thanks, Rich ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe,

Re: No sound on gx280 with 5.4

2005-07-19 Thread Rich Winkel
According to Greg Barniskis: [ Charset ISO-8859-1 unsupported, converting... ] Rich Winkel wrote: I have a GX280 shipped 11/30/2004. The 5.4 kernel doesn't probe any sound device. Has anyone gotten this working? The GENERIC (default) kernel doesn't have sound compiled in, but it should

Re: Filesystem, RAID Question

2008-10-30 Thread Rich Winkel
On Wed, Oct 29, 2008 at 07:49:00PM +, Matthew Seaman wrote: Given that you don't have a BBU, what is the status of write caching on the individual hard drives? You'll have to use 3dm2 or the CLI equivalent to investigate this, as the RAID controller tends to hide that level of

nspluginwrapper and NIS

2008-10-30 Thread Rich Winkel
Has anyone noticed that nspluginwrapper -a -i -v crashes when operating under a userid which is defined under NIS? If you put the user's full master.passwd entry in the local master.passwd it works fine. Rich ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing

Re: Filesystem, RAID Question

2008-10-30 Thread Rich Winkel
On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 04:38:49PM -0700, Jeremy Chadwick wrote: On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 06:12:07PM -0500, Rich Winkel wrote: Doesn't hw.ata.wc affect only card-level caching? hw.ata.wc causes the ata(4) subsystem to disable write caching on all disks attached to the subsystem. It does

Re: Filesystem, RAID Question

2008-10-30 Thread Rich Winkel
On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 07:33:47PM -0700, Jeremy Chadwick wrote: One of the main functions of softupdates is to order disk updates in such a way that the fs organizational integrity is maintained at all times. And we've recently found that this is simply not the case. The benefits of SU

Matlab R2007b

2008-11-10 Thread Rich Winkel
Has anyone gotten matlab 2007b working under fbsd 7.0-R and linux_base-fc-4_13 ? Even with options -nojvm -nosplash -nodisplay -memmgr compact it segfaults with Stack Trace: [0] libc.so.6:__libc_free~(0x2c51f008, 0x2c3594b8, 0x2c3594bc, 0x2c35d380) + 5 9 bytes [1]

console-kit-daemon: CRITICAL: cannot initialize libpolkit

2009-01-29 Thread Rich Winkel
Does this error sound familiar? It has me stumped. dbus is running with no apparent errors, but hald refuses to stay alive. Running it in verbose mode gives: hald[3242]: 22:22:11.734 [E] ck-tracker.c:371: Error doing GetSeats on ConsoleKit: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.Spawn.ChildExited: Launch

/var/db/pkg/*/+INSTALL arguments

2009-02-12 Thread Rich Winkel
What are the proper arguments to pass to +INSTALL during package installation? Please don't tell me to use pkg_add, I want to rsync /usr/local/ and then run the needed post-install stuff. Thanks, Rich ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

20 snapshot limit per filesystem?

2005-05-21 Thread Rich Winkel
Hi, I was just wondering how much overhead would be incurred by increasing the 20 snapshot limit on mksnap_ffs ? I use hard links to get snapshot-like functionality under 4.x. I can recover accidentally deleted files for up to 30 days. I was hoping I could switch to snapshots without crimping

djvulibre under 4.11 ?

2005-06-06 Thread Rich Winkel
Does anyone have the djvulibre plugin running under 4.11? I have mozilla-1.7.8,2 and djvulibre-3.5.14_1 installed, and all I get is a blank frame, no error messages. djview works fine. Help!!! Rich ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Mail server intermittent freeze

2007-01-20 Thread Rich Winkel
I'm pulling out what's left of my hair trying to figure out this one. It's not a pretty sight. Save the people who have to look at me! It's a 1ghz intel P3 with 512MB ram, running 4.11-p26 with sendmail, imapd-uw, qpopper, stunnel-4.14_2 and p5-Mail-SpamAssassin-3.1.1, as well as tty logins.

Digital video recommendations?

2007-11-05 Thread Rich Winkel
Has anyone had any good/bad experiences with digital video cards under xorg? I know it used to be problematic. Are there cards which are particularly well supported? Thanks! Rich ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Matlab 6.5 under linux_base-fc-4_9

2007-07-03 Thread Rich Winkel
Hi, since updating linux_base from RH to linux_base-fc-4_9, I'm getting the following error when I run matlab: Warning: Unable to load Java Runtime Environment: /usr/local/matlab/sys/java/jre/glnx86/jre/lib/i386/native_threads/libjava.so: symbol __libc_wait, version GLIBC_2.0 not defined in

Mathematica 6.01 + FBSD 6.3-release

2008-03-03 Thread Rich Winkel
I'm having problems getting the frontend running. The kernel seems to run fine. Initially the linux loader wasn't seeing the libraries under SystemFiles/Libraries/Linux (or at least /compat/linux/usr/bin/ldd couldn't find them when run on SystemFiles/FrontEnd/Binaries/Linux/Mathematica ) So I

Mathematica 6.01 + FBSD 6.3-release

2008-03-07 Thread Rich Winkel
I'm having problems getting the frontend running. The kernel seems to run fine. Initially the linux loader wasn't seeing the libraries under SystemFiles/Libraries/Linux (or at least /compat/linux/usr/bin/ldd couldn't find them when run on SystemFiles/FrontEnd/Binaries/Linux/Mathematica ) So I

Mathematica 6.01 + FBSD 6.3-release

2008-03-07 Thread Rich Winkel
I'm having problems getting the frontend running. The kernel seems to run fine. Initially the linux loader wasn't seeing the libraries under SystemFiles/Libraries/Linux (or at least /compat/linux/usr/bin/ldd couldn't find them when run on SystemFiles/FrontEnd/Binaries/Linux/Mathematica ) So I

openoffice spadmin doesn't install fonts

2008-09-08 Thread Rich Winkel
Ok, this used to work ... I'm using oo 2.4.0 on release-7.0-p3. Using the add fonts menu in spadmin, it copies the TT font files into /usr/local/openoffice.org-2.4.0/share/fonts but they never show up in the font menu in the writer. Does anyone know? Does this have something to do with

browser.cache.disk.parent_directory in firefox

2008-09-12 Thread Rich Winkel
I'd like to move firefox's cache dir into tmp, under a user-specific parent directory. How can I specify the userid in the argument to browser.cache.disk.parent_directory in the system-wide firefox.js settings file? Something like user_pref(browser.cache.disk.parent_directory,

Mathematica fonts (fbsd 7.0, mma 6.03)

2008-10-07 Thread Rich Winkel
Hi, has anyone tried this combination? It seems to have problems dealing with fonts created under mac and windows mathematica. Thanks, Rich ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To

Re: Acroread not working

2006-10-31 Thread Rich Winkel
Here's what worked for me: /usr/compat/linux/usr/bin/gdk-pixbuf-query-loaders-32 /usr/compat/linux/etc/gtk-2.0/gdk-pixbuf.loaders Probably should have been done by whatever port installed that file (linux-gtk2?) Rich ___

Mathematica 7 license manager

2009-08-12 Thread Rich Winkel
I'm trying to run mathlm for mathematica version 7 under linux_base-fc-4_13 on freebsd 7.1-release-p7. It demonizes and appears to be happy until I try to run mathematica, then it crashes with signal 11. Even running monitorlm causes it to crash. Maxing out the loglevel doesn't produce any

hplip 3.9.8 on fbsd 7.1 with HP LJ P2035

2009-12-09 Thread Rich Winkel
Hi, I can't seem to get it to probe the printer. hp-setup says: error: No devices found. error: Error occured during interactive mode. Exiting. dmesg|grep HP says: ugen0: Hewlett-Packard HP LaserJet P2035, class 0/0, rev 2.00/1.00, addr 2 on uhub0 The