shell scripting problems

2008-11-28 Thread Tim Judd
Hi all, I've been trying for a few weeks to try to get this to work, and the /bin/sh keeps snagging the command line before passing it to pkg_info I'll use a different shell if I need to, but since I got everything except this one thing working, i'd rather keep it in sh In the shell script, i

Re: shell scripting problems

2008-11-28 Thread Tim Judd
is the shell is taking the end anchor $ as the start of a variable, and no matter how I escape it, it seems to never work. I'm sorry for not explaining properly. Maybe the above would help. On Fri, Nov 28, 2008 at 11:08 PM, Sahil Tandon [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Tim Judd [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've

Re: shell scripting problems

2008-11-29 Thread Tim Judd
This seems to be the ticket. I'll be watching it but now I have an example on how to dual-quote a string. Thanks very much, Perry On Sat, Nov 29, 2008 at 1:37 AM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: In the shell script, i have a pkg_info -qLx ^$PKG-[0-9,._]+$ also tried (-X)tended regex instead

Re: Samba, WinVista and Roaming Profiles

2008-12-01 Thread Tim Judd
On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 10:53 AM, Peter Ulrich Kruppa [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: Hello, I hope my question isn't too off-topic for this list, but usually some people come up with good ideas ... We have got a FreeBSD Samba Server (set up as PDC) and about 100 WinXP desktops and laptops. The

Re: what script is whacking root's files

2008-12-03 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 7:44 PM, Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Derek Ragona wrote: I have a freshly installed 7.0 release server. The configuration files (all dot files including .ssh etc.) in /root keep getting deleted. I assume this is from a script running from periodic and can

Re: Firewalls using a DNSbl (and distributed ssh attacks)

2008-12-03 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 7:53 PM, Daniel Bye [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 07:43:26PM -0600, Jeffrey Goldberg wrote: It's not a big issue, but I'm wondering if there is a DNSBl that lists IPs that are engaging in brute force ssh attacks. And if there is such a list, is

Re: Installation on a Dell Poweredge R805

2008-12-03 Thread Tim Judd
On Tue, Dec 2, 2008 at 10:57 AM, Chris Boyd [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm having an issue installing FreeBSD 7 AMD64 on a Dell Poweredge R805. The system starts to boot, throws several mpt_cam_event 0x12 and 0x16 errors, presents the boot menu, and then crashes with a Fatal trap 12: page

Re: what script is whacking root's files

2008-12-04 Thread Tim Judd
On Thu, Dec 4, 2008 at 5:30 AM, Derek Ragona [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: At 01:11 AM 12/4/2008, Tim Judd wrote: On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 7:44 PM, Kris Kennaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Derek Ragona wrote: I have a freshly installed 7.0 release server. The configuration files (all dot

Re: starting Tomcat6

2008-12-24 Thread Tim Judd
On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 12:23 PM, matt donovan kitchet...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 2:15 PM, Joseph Simmons josephdsimm...@gmail.com wrote: It is now :), but that should only effect things when the computer starts up. I'm still not able to start tomcat from it's rc.d script.

Re: Perl 5.10?

2008-12-25 Thread Tim Judd
Jerry wrote: On Tue, 23 Dec 2008 04:06:46 -0800 (PST) Dr. Jennifer Nussbaum bg271...@yahoo.com wrote: Its now just over a year since Perl 5.10.0 was relased, but its still not in FreeBSD. (/usr/ports/lang only has 5.8). Can someone tell me why? Is there any way to get it working stably?

Re: Dell 2850 use 32 or 64 bit?

2008-12-25 Thread Tim Judd
Tim Kellers wrote: I just bought a Dell 2850 (2 2.8GHZ dual core processors). The server will be used as a webserver, e-mail server. and a db server (both PostgresQL and My SQL Beyond the breaking of the 4 Gig RAM barrier, is there any compelling reason to use a 32 bit i386 or a 64 bit AMD

Re: strange fsck results

2008-12-26 Thread Tim Judd
re...@adeptscience.com wrote: I am running FreeBSD 6.3 as a VMware virtual server and am getting some strange results when I run fsck. When I run it in multi-user mode I get quite a few UNREF FILE errors but when I switch to single user mode fsck does not find any errors. Is this something I

Re: Unable to modify sysid with Fdisk

2008-12-29 Thread Tim Judd
David Scialom wrote: Hello Tim, Thanks for your suggestion. The probleme after the section 3 does not exist. It is actually a wrong copy paste done by me. Nothing changed after your suggestion : Zurich# dd if=/dev/zero bs=512 count=128 of=/dev/da0 128+0 records in 128+0 records out 65536

Re: Dell 1950 RAID 1 Drives.

2008-12-31 Thread Tim Judd
Keith wrote: Have the above server, drive 0 failed. No onsite spares left. Ordered replacement drives a week ago but they are still on route and wont be here till Jan 5 or 6. All I have is a test server of the same make/model in my test rack configured and running a slightly different version

Re: creating own CVSup server

2009-01-12 Thread Tim Judd
Stefan Miklosovic wrote: Hi all, I decided to set up my own CVSup server just for my local network. After reading all related stuff I should find, I have solid knowledge about this issue but one thing disturbed my mind. My pc, server which I will mirroring from, is also downloading source tree

Re: weird samba error

2009-01-12 Thread Tim Judd
Aggelidis Nikos wrote: hi to all the list, i have a question concerning samba and freebsd: whenever i use the option username map = /usr/local/etc/samba/smbusers in my smb.conf , and i try to connect to samba server like this #smbclient //apollo/username Password: session setup failed:

Re: Help with dmesg

2009-01-12 Thread Tim Judd
Rem P Roberti wrote: if I remember rigth I had the same problem months ago, but I'm not really sure how I solved it. First try to delete the lines 44 - 49 of yourr's .cf file. then try to restart sendmail. if that doesn't work try dnl after every line in the .mc file. e.x

Re: Replace SCSI Drive

2009-01-12 Thread Tim Judd
snip Not to be presumptious, or rude, but I've read the first part of this thread (a bit late, yes) and I'm just confused. If you're going to go so far as to prep the drive at home, before driving to the NOC, with a unrunnable OS on a labeled disk, it seems silly. I propose: Do a typical

Re: portupgrade - portmaster?

2009-01-16 Thread Tim Judd
Ewald Jenisch wrote: Hi, Having used portupgrade for several years I'm thinking to make the switch to portmaster since both of them seem to be fully supported as far as upgrading ports is concerned. Anything to consider when going from portupgrade to portmaster? Caveats/pitfalls? Is there

Re: Flash for FreeBSD - GNOME - Firefox

2009-01-16 Thread Tim Judd
Grant Peel wrote: Hi all, Is there a port that emulates Adobe Flash? i.e. Adobe's download site says 'Platform not supported' is there a port or package thats can be used to view Flash content in Firefox? -Grant ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

Re: Replace SCSI Drive

2009-01-16 Thread Tim Judd
Grant Peel wrote: Jerry McAllister wrote: On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 11:09:54PM -0700, Tim Judd wrote: snip Not to be presumptious, or rude, but I've read the first part of this thread (a bit late, yes) and I'm just confused. If you're going to go so far as to prep the drive at home

Re: flash9 hangs firefox a lot

2009-01-17 Thread Tim Judd
Tsu-Fan Cheng wrote: Hi, just recently upgrade flash 7 to flash 9 following the instructions. but lately found out that firefox hangs a lot when visiting pages running flash. and the console reports: *** NSPlugin Wrapper *** ERROR: NPP_Destroy() wait for reply: Message timeout *** NSPlugin

Re: About FreeBSD hardware compatibility?

2009-01-18 Thread Tim Judd
aaron lewis wrote: Hi, I'm a freebsd lovers , i wonna install fbsd7.1 to my laptop (IBM Thinkpad R400 a18). There's no available informations on laptop compatibility lists. So do you have any solutions to make a quick check if everything will work? I know Solaris has a Install_check tool

Re: Recommendations on reliable home fileserver hardware?

2009-01-18 Thread Tim Judd
Clifton Royston wrote: My FreeBSD file server at home has been running for 5 or 6 years on a succession of generic PC small form factor boxes (a.k.a shoebox cases.) I'm not very happy with this approach, because the hardware keeps dying every two years or so. The latest incarnation is

Re: Edit user groups

2009-01-20 Thread Tim Judd
Clifton Royston wrote: On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 03:09:16PM -0500, Akenner wrote: Hi, I'm using FreeBSD 7.1-RELEASE and I have multiple user accounts set up. I made about 4 for myself to use and do various testing with, and made some for my Wife as well because She knows UNIX better than I

Re: unable to logon after updating ports collection - Freebsd 7.1 stable

2009-01-20 Thread Tim Judd
Bert-Jan wrote: Roy Stuivenberg roys1...@gmail.com writes: After I completed my Freebsd 7.1 stable, and updated all the ports, I got prompted with another logonscreen. Whatever I try, I can't login with my useraccount and even not logon as root. This happened severall times now, the only

Re: how to create a DVD backup filesystem?

2009-01-22 Thread Tim Judd
Gary Kline wrote: Guys, I've got several directories off ~kline/ that I want to store permanently. Like all my development code in ~/devel, and all my music mp3's and ogg's in ~/Music, and all my online and mp3 books from libribox.org in ~/readings. There are

Re: Keeping FreeBSD updated (the binary way)

2009-01-22 Thread Tim Judd
Svein Halvor Halvorsen wrote: Hi, list! I have just acquired a new computer to replace an old server. This older server has been running FreeBSD 5.3 since 2004 and most of its packages are way out of date. I've been scared of changing something in fear of rendering the machine unbootable,

Re: how to scrollback in terminal

2009-01-23 Thread Tim Judd
Saifi Khan wrote: Hi: i'd like to scrollback on the multi page output on the terminal in FreeBSD 7.1 SHIFT key + Pg Up doesn't seem to work. Can somebody post how to scrollback in terminal ? scroll lock, and pgup :D there is a use after all for scroll lock.

Re: how to scrollback in terminal

2009-01-24 Thread Tim Judd
Saifi Khan wrote: On Sat, Jan 24, 2009 at 8:07 AM, Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com wrote: In the last episode (Jan 24), Tim Judd said: Saifi Khan wrote: i'd like to scrollback on the multi page output on the terminal in FreeBSD 7.1 SHIFT key + Pg Up doesn't seem to work. Can somebody

Re: Registry corrupt?

2009-01-24 Thread Tim Judd
Jack L. Stone wrote: At 04:33 PM 1.23.2009 +0100, cpghost wrote: On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 05:56:45PM +0300, Odhiambo Washington wrote: On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 5:19 PM, Jack L. Stone ja...@sage-american.comwrote: During an upgrade from fbsd-6.3 -- fbsd-7.0, something strange happened. Some of

Re: swap_pager complaints but not using swap

2009-01-24 Thread Tim Judd
Kris Kennaway wrote: Dieter wrote: AMD64 FreeBSD 7.0 2 GiB main memory My console says: login: swap_pager: indefinite wait buffer: bufobj: 0, blkno: 22, size: 4096 swap_pager: indefinite wait buffer: bufobj: 0, blkno: 22, size: 4096 swap_pager: indefinite wait buffer: bufobj: 0, blkno:

Re: Steps to upgrade from 7.0-RELEASE to 7.1-RELEASE

2009-01-28 Thread Tim Judd
Zbigniew Szalbot wrote: Hello, I would like to confirm the steps required to upgrade a 7.0 system with a custom kernel to 7.1 so many thanks for all suggestions! 1/ Back up /etc (of course backups are regularly done, but based on what I saw on the list I think such a backup just prior to

Re: Saving pf state for accounting

2009-01-30 Thread Tim Judd
And the numbers automatically wrap at 4GB, due to the i386 architecture if you're using such an arch. I have no clue if the amd64 arch will keep it any longer. And yes, I am topposting. On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 5:47 AM, Gunther Mayer gunther.ma...@googlemail.com wrote: Hi guys, My server

Re: freeBSD torrents

2009-01-31 Thread Tim Judd
http://torrents.freebsd.org:8080/ Been up there for a while, couple years. It's just not advertized very well, and I think it's not hosted on the FreeBSD servers Sometimes it's down... was just up when I posted this. --Tim ___

Re: Using Serial Port Other Than sio0 for the Console

2009-01-31 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 10:28 AM, Martin Schweizer lists_free...@bluewin.ch wrote: Hello I want to use sio1 for console access. I read chapter 26.6 in the handbook and did the following: /boot.config: -P /boot/device.hints: [snip] hint.sio.0.at=isa hint.sio.0.port=0x3F8 ###

Re: freebsd and multicasting software

2009-02-02 Thread Tim Judd
On Sun, Feb 1, 2009 at 3:46 PM, gahn ipfr...@yahoo.com wrote: Hi, all: Does anyone know multicasting packages (udp based) that I can test on the freebsd? I am using 6.3 and it comes with vlc-0.8.6i and doesn't support udp streaming. Any help would be greatly appreciated.. udpcast?

Re: zfs root partition boot?

2009-02-02 Thread Tim Judd
On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 7:18 AM, Omer Faruk Sen omerf...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, Can I use zfs on / using FreeBSD 7.1? I also use http://people.freebsd.org/~rse/mirror/http://people.freebsd.org/%7Erse/mirror/script to create mirror is there such a a tool for ZFS to use on Fbsd 7.1? Regards.

Re: short-changed on SD card?

2009-02-02 Thread Tim Judd
On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 1:45 PM, Wojciech Puchar woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl wrote: da1: 960MB (1967616 512 byte sectors: 64H 32S/T 960C) it's something wrong with FreeBSD here, it gets detected as 1GB. it has nothing to do with filesystem on it. Nobody's blamed the SD/CF reader. I

Re: zfs root partition boot?

2009-02-02 Thread Tim Judd
On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 4:48 PM, Wojciech Puchar woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl wrote: FreeBSD decides to kill ZFS support, you'll be stuck with a unbootable disk. I'd stick with the more mature, tested methods like gmirror or gvinum. Nothing beats a hardware raid though. IMHO hardware

Re: Perl: Why not updated to latest version 5.10.0

2009-02-04 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Feb 4, 2009 at 2:57 PM, Lokadamus lokada...@gmx.de wrote: Jerry wrote: I subscribe to the port@ list as well as this one obviously and I do not remember seeing that article. I will keep looking. http://docs.freebsd.org/mail/ -- Archiv of maillinglist :) I remember commenting on

Re: is there any way to increase disk performance ?

2009-02-04 Thread Tim Judd
Yavuz wrote: I have freebsd7 (amd64 bit) and sata2 disk 7200 rpm. it's running mail server which has services like pop3,imap,smtp and webmail on this machine. When I type systat 1 -vmstat on command line, even I rarely see that disk usage hits 100%. I have no problem as ram and cpu. they

Re: 10gb network interface suggestions

2009-02-07 Thread Tim Judd
Omer Faruk Sen wrote: Hi, I want to ask if anyone here in this list has any experience with 10gbE on FreeBSD? My questions: 1) Which 10gbE to use? I see that intel has a good support for 10gbE on FreeBSD with its own driver for FreeBSD:

Re: kerberos and openldap

2009-02-08 Thread Tim Judd
Alexey Beketov wrote: Hello, I'm trying to setup replace AD with samba, already have working samba+ldap. And stuck with kerberos. pkg_info: heimdal-1.0.1 nss_ldap-1.264_1 openldap-client-2.4.13 openldap-server-2.4.13 cat /etc/krb5.conf default = FILE:/var/log/krb5libs.log kdc =

Re: make installworld fails

2009-02-08 Thread Tim Judd
Valentin Bud wrote: Hello, This are the parts from /etc/make.conf regarding system build options: # --- system build options WITHOUT_IPFILTER=yes WITHOUT_IPX=yes WITHOUT_LPR=yes WITHOUT_RCMDS=yes WITHOUT_SENDMAIL=yes I didn't give any arguments to # make buildworld or # make installworld I

Re: installkernel on small disk

2009-02-08 Thread Tim Judd
Albert Shih wrote: Hi all I've two servers (in fact guest in vmware) on don't have enought disk space to make buildkernel (or world). For the world freebsd-update can work. But for the kernel I've my own kernel. So if I compile the kernel on the other server how can I put it on the first ?

Re: gtkpod permissions problem

2009-02-09 Thread Tim Judd
On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 7:46 PM, Rem P Roberti remeg...@comcast.net wrote: Rem P Roberti remeg...@comcast.net writes: I have installed gtkpod for use with my Nano, but I'm having a problem when trying to add files. The Nano is mounted at /mnt/ipod, and when I try to add a file I get

Re: installkernel on small disk

2009-02-09 Thread Tim Judd
Albert Shih wrote: Le 08/02/2009 à 01:51:50-0700, Tim Judd a écrit Albert Shih wrote: Hi all I've two servers (in fact guest in vmware) on don't have enought disk space to make buildkernel (or world). For the world freebsd-update can work. But for the kernel I've my own kernel. So

Re: Determining process preventing umount of busy partition

2009-02-11 Thread Tim Judd
Polytropon wrote: I'd like to ask how to determine which process (or program) keeps a partition in state busy so that umount will refuse to unmount this partition. I found this when going into SUM for checking and maintenance, so I think it would be good to check which program still accesses

Re: Assigning static ip address

2009-02-12 Thread Tim Judd
Nikolaj Thygesen wrote: Hi list, I've been experimenting and googling for hours w/ no luck. All I want to do is run dhcp and then replace the ip address of the interface with a new static ip afterwards. I've been looking at the /etc/dhclient.conf man pages, but they don't seem to help. I

Re: How-to erase a DVD-RW

2009-02-12 Thread Tim Judd
Wojciech Puchar wrote: The manpage of growisofs suggests this: Note that DVD+RW re-formatting procedure does not substitute for blank- ing. If you want to nullify the media, e.g. for privacy reasons, do it explicitly with 'growisofs -Z /dev/dvd=/dev/zero'. which is

Re: How-to erase a DVD-RW

2009-02-12 Thread Tim Judd
Wojciech Puchar wrote: which is exactly what i suggested - writing 0 byte disc that writes binary 0, the ASCII NUL character. /dev/zero is NOT a zero-size file. yes it is [woj...@wojtek ~/NOBACKUP]$ dd if=/dev/null of=/dev/null bs=1 0+0 records in 0+0 records out 0 bytes transferred in

Re: recovering from a power outage

2009-02-12 Thread Tim Judd
David Newman wrote: On 2/12/09 4:41 PM, Jerry McAllister wrote: On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 04:06:49PM -0800, David Newman wrote: What's the canonical method for checking ufs file systems on a FreeBSD 7.1/amd64 system after an unscheduled power outage? How about fsck Right.

Re: Recommendations for running FreeBSD as a guest OS

2009-02-13 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, 2009-02-14 at 22:32 -0600, Bobby Walker wrote: I have a small network at work that, unfortunately, uses Windows 2003. I need a good mail server, but I do not have a budget for purchasing additional software. Exchange requires too many hacks to configure a catchall email account,

Re: Upgrading gcc on FreeBSD 4.11

2009-02-13 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, 2009-02-14 at 00:00 -0600, Shaun wrote: Hi all, One of my machines is running FreeBSD 4.11. It's a bit confused about its current incarnation of gcc: [sh...@agaliarept lang]$ pkg_info | grep gcc gcc-3.4.6_3,1 GNU Compiler Collection 3.4 [sh...@agaliarept lang]$ gcc -v

Re: How to interrupt hung boot process?

2009-02-13 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, 2009-02-20 at 22:32 +, Dieter wrote: Working on updating a amd64 box from 7.0 to 7.1. A shell script called from rc.local hung. (Still don't know why, works fine in 7.0, works fine in 7.1 executed manually once system is up.) Tried ^C, ^\, ^P and nearly every other key on the

RE: Recommendations for running FreeBSD as a guest OS

2009-02-15 Thread Tim Judd
On Sun, 2009-02-15 at 10:23 -0800, Charles Oppermann wrote: I have a small network at work that, unfortunately, uses Windows 2003. Nothing unfortunate about using Windows 2003. It's well supported and well known. That's not a knock against any other OS, but if there are other reasons to

Re: Recommendations for running FreeBSD as a guest OS

2009-02-16 Thread Tim Judd
As promised, here is the link Was recommended only once by a vendor we use. Haven't done ANY research on it, and WILL do research on it. I'd be interested to hear outcomes from anybody here that tries it. http://www.mailenable.com/ Thanks all, --Tim

Re: NanoBSD :: smallest image size

2009-02-21 Thread Tim Judd
On Thu, 2009-02-19 at 23:48 -0800, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: I did consider running it off a straight cd, but I alter my routes enough through various tunnels I have established that this would be a pain. (i.e. updating vtund configs) ... System on CD, reading config from floppy?

Re: kernel compile problems

2009-02-22 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, 2009-02-21 at 13:41 +, daemon wrote: Hi, I try to build a 7.1 kernel but when i does # make depend make clean depend So you make the dependency chain, then clean it and remake the dependency chain. You've gained nothing. make shows : make : don't know how to make

Re: Web or X GUI for pf / isc-dchp3-server

2009-02-24 Thread Tim Judd
On Mon, 2009-02-23 at 18:54 +0100, Roland Smith wrote: On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 11:26:04AM +0200, Jaco le Roux wrote: Hi, Would anyone know if there is any kind of X-style (or web) GUI for FreeBSD applications like pf and isc-dhcp3-server ? The sysutils/webmin port would enable you

Heimdal vs MIT KerberosV

2009-02-26 Thread Tim Judd
Hello, Experts.. MIT and I are both located in the US -- so the export law from the US/to the US isn't applicable. I can understand why the included KerberosV implementation is the one from Sweeden, due to these export laws. I know there's a knob (WITHOUT_KERBEROS) to exclude it from the base

Re: disklabel: Class not found when editing USB disk

2009-02-26 Thread Tim Judd
Canonical way to boot FreeBSD by hand, with no tools. Using one slice, one partition fdisk -BI /dev/da0 bsdlabel -Bw /dev/da0s1 newfs /dev/da0s1a Making sure there's a /boot directory with the all important loader Making sure /boot/kernel/kernel exists This should boot -- however is pretty

Re: Heimdal vs MIT KerberosV

2009-02-26 Thread Tim Judd
On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 3:23 PM, Mel fbsd.questi...@rachie.is-a-geek.netwrote: On Thursday 26 February 2009 08:48:35 Tim Judd wrote: It'd be just as easy for me to build MIT krb5 from ports and let it install into /usr/local. That's fine -- but I wanted to stretch my knowledge on FreeBSD

Re: can't find an internal flash reader that doesn't crash 7.1

2009-02-26 Thread Tim Judd
On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 4:04 PM, Steve Franks bahamasfra...@gmail.comwrote: I've tried several. I have a need of this - anyone have one that works with our USB stack? Thanks, Steve i just bought a store-brand one at Best Buy at the local shop, internal 3.5 USB dongle that plugs into the

Re: Heimdal vs MIT KerberosV

2009-02-28 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 7:44 PM, Tom McLaughlin tmcla...@sdf.lonestar.orgwrote: Mel wrote: On Thursday 26 February 2009 08:48:35 Tim Judd wrote: Building WITHOUT_KERBEROS and installing MIT-port, is best option to use that implementation. You may need to remove libraries by hand, not sure

Re: kernel #4

2009-02-28 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 8:12 AM, Steve Bertrand st...@ibctech.ca wrote: Vasadi I. Claudiu Florin wrote: Hello guyz, Here's a short question (was unable to find a google) uname states my kernes as being: Freebsd-7.1-STABLE #4 What exactly is that #4 mean ? Recompiled it 20

Re: kernel #4

2009-02-28 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 12:47 PM, Steve Bertrand st...@ibctech.ca wrote: Tim Judd wrote: On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 8:12 AM, Steve Bertrand st...@ibctech.ca wrote: Vasadi I. Claudiu Florin wrote: Hello guyz, Here's a short question (was unable to find a google) uname states my

Re: bsd.rd for FreeBSD install

2009-03-03 Thread Tim Judd
On Mon, Mar 2, 2009 at 10:36 AM, new_guy byte8b...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, We normally use OpenBSD, but would like to try FreeBSD on a test system. Usually, when updating from one OpenBSD release to another, we do so by downloading the latest bsd.rd and booting from that to complete the

Re: I cannot login coz bash is deinstalled

2009-03-03 Thread Tim Judd
On Tue, Mar 3, 2009 at 9:49 PM, Olivier Nicole o...@cs.ait.ac.th wrote: Hi, How can I change my shell to sh without logining? You cannot! But what you can: - boot in singkle user mode - mount all your s=disks: mount -a - edit /etc/passwd with your favourite editor Bests, olivier

Re: Odd problem with DNS and IP change.

2009-03-04 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 4:30 PM, Derek Ragona de...@computinginnovations.com wrote: At 09:40 AM 2/28/2009, Andrei Brezan wrote: Hello list, I have a strange problem and I don't know what to relate it to. My ISP changed my IP from (eg) 10.1.1.1 to 15.1.1.1. I have changed my zone

Re: PAE kernel problem on Dell PowerEdge 2950

2009-03-04 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 3:38 AM, Remorque odhia...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 12:45 PM, Wojciech Puchar woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl wrote: I see no reason why you should run 6.4 at all though. What's your motivation towards thaat angle? I suggest you install the 7.1

Re: PAE kernel problem on Dell PowerEdge 2950

2009-03-04 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 3:38 AM, Remorque odhia...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 12:45 PM, Wojciech Puchar woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl wrote: I see no reason why you should run 6.4 at all though. What's your motivation towards thaat angle? I suggest you install the 7.1

Re: bsd.rd for FreeBSD install

2009-03-04 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 1:13 AM, per...@pluto.rain.com wrote: If the machines have floppies, there are downloadable floppy images. Is anyone aware of a simple method to construct a bootable zip-drive image from the floppy images and/or bootonly.iso? problem is to create the zip disk

Re: the yes comand

2009-03-05 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 11:35 PM, Wojciech Puchar woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl wrote: if you have program that do too much questions like (are you sure), and you are sure then you do yes|program yes Continue | Vista -uac Bit o' humor in an otherwise too-serious world. Laugh. It'll

Re: FreeBSD + Samba + OpenLDAP + iSCSI +Netapp , anyone ?

2009-03-06 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, Mar 6, 2009 at 1:37 AM, Frank Bonnet f.bon...@esiee.fr wrote: Hello All is in the subject :-) Does anyone has setup such server configuration A server running FreeBSD and supporting Samba server software with OpenLDAP backend and using iSCSI as disk access protocol to a Netapp

Re: kde/kdm + nsswitch + ldap = nologon

2009-03-07 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, Mar 7, 2009 at 7:59 AM, Joe Kraft jvk-l...@thekrafts.org wrote: I'm trying to implement SSO using Samba-3.2.4 with an LDAP backend. The intent is to use ldap directly for FBSD clients and Samba for MS Windows clients. The LDAP server (openldap 2.4.11) is running on a FBSD 6.3 server

Re: kde/kdm + nsswitch + ldap = nologon

2009-03-07 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, Mar 7, 2009 at 4:10 PM, Joe Kraft jvk-l...@thekrafts.org wrote: Tim Judd wrote: On Sat, Mar 7, 2009 at 7:59 AM, Joe Kraft jvk-l...@thekrafts.org wrote: I'm trying to implement SSO using Samba-3.2.4 with an LDAP backend. The intent is to use ldap directly for FBSD clients

Re: Health Monitoring on Dell 600SC

2009-03-08 Thread Tim Judd
On Sun, Mar 8, 2009 at 2:02 AM, Dan Mahoney, System Admin d...@prime.gushi.org wrote: On Sun, 8 Mar 2009, Polytropon wrote: On Sat, 7 Mar 2009 23:04:45 -0500 (EST), Dan Mahoney, System Admin d...@prime.gushi.org wrote: Hey all, I've got a dell 600SC in a remote location, and it's

Re: Ldapadd Crashed with Segmentation Fault

2009-03-10 Thread Tim Judd
On Tue, 2009-03-10 at 21:15 -0700, Hong wrote: Hi, I was playing with OpenLDAP installed on FreeBSD 7.1-RELEASE installed through the port system. The configuration file /usr/local/etc/slapd.conf was edited: ... databasebdb #suffix dc=my-domain,dc=com #rootdn

Re: USB KVM Raritan DKX2-232

2009-03-12 Thread Tim Judd
On Thu, 2009-03-12 at 10:47 +0300, Andrey Urtaykin wrote: Hi all This KVM uses only one USB connector for both mouse and keyboard. I have several servers with different hardware and FreeBSD from 6.2 to 7.1, and no one works properly the problem is: input doesn`t work at all OR/AND mouse

Re: Inetd and multiple IP addresses

2009-03-12 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, 2009-03-13 at 03:38 +0100, skx wrote: I have inetd configured to open a listening port for leafnode nntp stream tcp nowait news /usr/libexec/tcpd /usr/local/sbin/leafnode but this opens the port on all IP addresses associated with this machine. I would like to choose only one. I

Re: Problem with Bash-4 and $(command) syntax

2009-03-13 Thread Tim Judd
On Thu, Mar 12, 2009 at 11:35 PM, bf bf20...@yahoo.com wrote: {Problem with Bash-4 and $(command) ...}: [...] I found the same problem, and have reverted to bash3.2 until it's sorted out. See if the following helps. http://tiswww.case.edu/php/chet/bash/COMPAT Especially:

Re: Bind to Localhost from Jail

2009-03-13 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 12:59 PM, Dave sed.entary...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, I'm trying to get cPanel installed on my host, and to run it from jail. The installer script that cPanel provides, however, seems to be confused by the fact that it cannot test the daemons it has installed by

Re: dns woes

2009-03-17 Thread Tim Judd
Replies interspersed On Tue, 2009-03-17 at 14:15 -0400, David Banning wrote: I have had my dns server working fine in the past but now it seems to be down and I can't locate the reason. Here are some details; # dig @127.0.0.1 mylocaldomain.com Is this a real registered .com or some

installing ports xorg

2009-03-21 Thread Tim Judd
I'm getting ZERO feedback when I install the xorg metaport, updated ports tree today. # cd /usr/ports/x11/xorg # make install # So what am i missing? http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/books/handbook/x-install.html tells me to install this port. I even deleted /var/db/pkg/* and /var/db/ports/*

Re: installing ports xorg

2009-03-24 Thread Tim Judd
On Sun, 2009-03-22 at 14:00 +0800, Fbsd1 wrote: Tim Judd wrote: I'm getting ZERO feedback when I install the xorg metaport, updated ports tree today. # cd /usr/ports/x11/xorg # make install # So what am i missing? http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/books/handbook/x

Re: xorg-server-1.5.3_7, /usr/ports/UPDATING, mouse

2009-03-24 Thread Tim Judd
snip all message I worked around in circles again and again today with the same problem. My problem came down to that the Logitech keyboard/mouse combo (to single USB receiver) saw the keyboard (by hal) but not the mouse. Slapping a individual mouse in with the Logitech keyboard/mouse pair (so 1

Re: xorg-server-1.5.3_7, /usr/ports/UPDATING, mouse

2009-03-25 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, 2009-03-25 at 03:45 +0100, Polytropon wrote: On Tue, 24 Mar 2009 20:29:35 -0600, Tim Judd taj...@gmail.com wrote: So I don't think the hal has the concept of joining the keyboard and mouse together to a single usb device. The pair works beautifully in the console... so I'm not sure

Re: installing ports xorg - Unknown solution

2009-03-25 Thread Tim Judd
Heh, there were too many factors as possible culprits in the system. Glen Barber's command started to run, until I cancelled it when my laptop battery died... :D I'm not 100% sure what the problem was, but here's what I did... . The PC has a msk ethernet device, which I wasn't 100% sold I'd use

Re: USB to Serial - Prolific Adapter

2009-03-25 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 11:31 AM, Bruce Anthony Grobler br...@yoafrica.comwrote: Hi Everyone, I just tried my usb to serial adapter on FreeBSD 7.1 (GENERIC), now here's is my problem : dmesg: ugen1: vendor 0x4348 product 0x5523, class 255/0, rev 1.10/2.50, addr 2 on uhub0

Re: WARNING: Expected rawoffset 0, found 63?

2009-03-25 Thread Tim Judd
On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 7:29 AM, Peter Steele pste...@maxiscale.com wrote: I've created a GEOM mirrored file system and everything seems to be working, but I get the warning WARNING: Expected rawoffset 0, found 63 when the mirror is being created. What is this referring to? Are you

Re: Wake-up on LAN for Broadcom BCM5721

2009-03-27 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 7:57 AM, regis505 regis...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, I have a Broadcom BCM5721 network adapter and I wonder how I can trigger the Wake-up on LAN feature. ifconfig does not report any WOL options. Something I could add in rc.conf or with sysctl to activate it? I am

Re: installing freebsd on windows

2009-03-27 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 8:45 AM, Frank Shute fr...@shute.org.uk wrote: On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 08:31:31AM -0400, Jerry wrote: On Fri, 27 Mar 2009 11:50:40 + Frank Shute fr...@shute.org.uk wrote: On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 01:03:59AM +0100, Wojciech Puchar wrote: It's certainly

Re: if anyone needs OOo 3.0.1 i386 package

2009-03-28 Thread Tim Judd
On Sat, Mar 28, 2009 at 5:24 PM, Ghirai ghi...@ghirai.com wrote: Seeing as good-day.net only has packages for amd64, i figured i'd make one; it only took about 9 hours or so :P http://ghirai.com/openoffice.org-3.0.1.tbz (~130MiB) Created with pkg_create -b on 7.1. Tried to install on

Re: too many video drivers

2009-03-31 Thread Tim Judd
On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 4:53 PM, mdh mdh_li...@yahoo.com wrote: --- On Tue, 3/31/09, Adam Vandemore amvandem...@gmail.com wrote: From: Adam Vandemore amvandem...@gmail.com Subject: Re: too many video drivers To: FreeBSD freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2009, 3:39

Re: Symantec Netbackup under 7.1 - Undefined symbol

2009-04-03 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 9:01 AM, Vincent Hoffman vi...@unsane.co.uk wrote: On 3/4/09 13:28, Ewald Jenisch wrote: Hi, This question is not purely about FreeBSD itself, but about getting Symantec Netbackup (formerly Veritas) running under FreeBSD. First of all FreeBSD is supported

Re: FreeBSD as a Business Server

2009-04-03 Thread Tim Judd
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 12:49 PM, Michael Lednev rea...@reaper.yaroslavl.ruwrote: Seur Bors пишет: As well, if anyone has any web-links to recommended reading, I would greatly appreciate them. You can try FreeNAS. It has standard file sharing with samba managed through web-interface and

Re: anybody know about a 3.01 package *With* browser?

2009-04-05 Thread Tim Judd
On Sun, Apr 5, 2009 at 8:10 PM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: On Sun, Apr 05, 2009 at 09:41:36PM -0400, Glen Barber wrote: Hi, Gary On Sun, Apr 5, 2009 at 6:49 PM, Gary Kline kl...@thought.org wrote: Somebody thoughtfully posted a location where we could download a

Re: anybody know about a 3.01 package *With* browser?

2009-04-05 Thread Tim Judd
On Sun, Apr 5, 2009 at 10:02 PM, Robert Huff roberth...@rcn.com wrote: Tim Judd writes: I don't understand the months/years or weeks/days symptom of OOo. On my dual-core system at work, Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6600 @ 2.40GHz Took about 4 hours. It only seemed

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