Re: Using FreeBSD disconnected on a notebook

2004-05-03 Thread Tobias Roth
On Mon, May 03, 2004 at 04:04:53PM -0400, Stephen Moriarty wrote: I'm trying to configure FreeBSD on my notebook such that when it's docked at the office, I'm able to take advantage of networked resources - NIS, amd, NFS. When I'm away, I want to selectively, and preferably automatically,

looking for usb printer/scanner combo

2004-03-16 Thread Tobias Roth
hi i am looking for a color inkjet printer/scanner/copier combo. it should be cheap, supported under 5.2.1, rather small, have separate, cheaply available ink cartridges. it doesn't need to be fast or have any fancy features. price comes first, then quality. can someone recommend a model that

getting arp cache entry reliably

2003-07-15 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi i have the following task to do: i need to get the mac adress of my first upstream router (i.e my default router). there are a number of constraints, however: 1) detection has to be as fast as possible, but 100% reliable 2) i can only use tools from /bin and /sbin, nothing from under /usr.

dmesg showing wrong frequency (IBM T30)

2003-07-18 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi On my IBM T30 1.8GHz, dmesg (with both 4.8 and 5.1) shows me this line: CPU: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 Mobile CPU 1.8GHz (1196.13-MHz 686-class CPU) Various windows utilities also claim that the cpu identification string marks my cpu as 1.8 GHz unit, while the maximum frequency always gets

Re: dmesg showing wrong frequency (IBM T30)

2003-07-18 Thread Tobias Roth
On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 05:17:20PM +0300, Vitali Djatsuk wrote: Nothing is wrong. This is a thermal protection mode that use P 4 Molbile processors, this means that when there is nothing to do the processor works at 1,2Ghz according to your cpu, try to do some workout for youer system, then

Re: dmesg showing wrong frequency (IBM T30)

2003-07-18 Thread Tobias Roth
On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 08:07:56AM -0700, Kevin Oberman wrote: Were you on AC or battery when you booted? It seems that the T30 (and many other laptops from multiple vendors) does not change the CPU speed when APM/ACPI from FreeBSD tells it to. If I boot on battery, my system stays at 1.2

Re: make depend is failing

2003-07-18 Thread Tobias Roth
On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 09:58:17AM -0700, Chad Lauterbach wrote: I'm receiving the following error when trying to do a make depend on my new kernel. I'm running FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE and I installed the kernel source from the same cd I installed from. ../../dev/fxp/if_fxp.c:81: miibus_if.h:

Re: dmesg showing wrong frequency (IBM T30)

2003-07-18 Thread Tobias Roth
On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 06:22:27PM +0200, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: What's wrong here is that the BIOS/ACPI firmware in your laptop runs your CPU at a reduced rate in order to make the battery last longer. it should NOT do this. I set the bios to disable speedstep and to 'max performance' while

Re: dmesg showing wrong frequency (IBM T30)

2003-07-18 Thread Tobias Roth
On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 09:01:51AM -0700, Kevin Oberman wrote: i was on AC all the time. i tried all combinations in the bios (speedstep on/off, max performance setting, ...), always the same. I watch my CPU speed with the gkx86info plug-in for gkrellm. At this time the plug-in in ports is

Re: UNIONFS Stability

2003-07-19 Thread Tobias Roth
On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 11:30:15PM -0700, Rus Foster wrote: Hi All, How stable is unionfs? Reading the man page for mount_unionfs its says that its not. Is that still true or is it better on 5.x? ATM I'm running 4.8 mount -o union is very stable for me. note that this is not quite the same as

Re: dmesg showing wrong frequency (IBM T30)

2003-07-19 Thread Tobias Roth
On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 09:48:59PM +0100, Bruce Cran wrote: On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 07:24:20PM +0200, Tobias Roth wrote: On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 06:22:27PM +0200, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: What's wrong here is that the BIOS/ACPI firmware in your laptop runs your CPU at a reduced rate

racoon problem with transport mode

2003-06-08 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi I want to set up an ipsec transport connection between two freebsd hosts, 192.168.0.1 (host A) and 192.168.0.66 (host B). It seems like the connection is set up correctly in only one direction: B# ping -c 1 192.168.0.1 A# setkey -lD No SAD entries. [a couple of those] 0300 esp L 09d18b19

Re: Startup files

2003-06-08 Thread Tobias Roth
On Sun, Jun 08, 2003 at 03:10:13PM -0600, Ken Thompson wrote: Where do I put things to load during boot, things like loading modules and starting kdm?? Poked about some and am working my way through the complete bsd #3 as well as the book which I downloaded, but I haven't found reference to

Re: Ghost images?

2003-06-09 Thread Tobias Roth
On Sun, Jun 08, 2003 at 11:14:53PM -0700, Remington L. wrote: I am looking for software that has the capabilities of Norton Ghost for FreeBSD. I am having problems finding such an application. Does one exist? I do not exactly know what Norton Ghost is capable of, but I think dump(8) or dd(1)

Re: ramdisk howto???

2003-06-09 Thread Tobias Roth
On Mon, Jun 09, 2003 at 11:14:21AM -0400, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I want to to know how to create a ram file system for /var and /tmp so that i can boot from flash memory and mount those two file systems on ramfs. I've looked for howto's online but haven't found anything. any suggestions

dualboot, first fbsd, then xp

2003-06-16 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi Is it save to install WinXP after FreeBSD? My IBM recovery cd goofed up my WinXP and I'd like to reinstall XP only and keep my existing FreeBSD slices intact. Same goes for the MBR, of course. And yes, I will back up my data in any case, but I'd still hate it if I had to set up my whole

boot0 or boot1 broken, how to fix?

2003-06-19 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi I somehow destroyed some of my boot files, as it seems. The bootmanager seems to work: The F1-FN selection appears and works for a different install on the same disk. But if I chose the broken one, all that appears is a / and the machine hangs. I fscked and successfully mounted that partition

gkrellm-xkb doesnt work

2003-07-02 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi I just installed gkrellm-xkb from the ports (1.00 on 5.1 release with Xfree86-4.3.0,1 and gkrellm2). I can enable it in gkrellm config, but there is no menu entry to configure it. The gkrellm install log says it installed just fine. The krell where the flags should be just shows a question

Re: gkrellm-xkb doesnt work

2003-07-02 Thread Tobias Roth
I just installed gkrellm-xkb from the ports (1.00 on 5.1 release with Xfree86-4.3.0,1 and gkrellm2). I can enable it in gkrellm config, but there is no menu entry to configure it. The gkrellm install log says it installed just fine. The krell where the flags should be just shows a

vnconfig and VNIOCATTACH

2002-09-18 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi I use the following commands to create a plain file, make a filesystem on it and mount it: vnconfig -T -S 128m -Z -s labels -c vn0 /usr/plainfile chmod 600 /usr/plainfile disklabel -r -w vn0 auto disklabel -e vn0 newfs /dev/vn0c mount /dev/vn0c /mnt/targetdir For mounting

vnconfig and chflags

2002-09-18 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi When I create a file with a filesystem on it, then mount it with vnconfig, then chflags schg the file, I can still write to the mounted dir. Is this meant to be like that? thanks To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body of the message

Looking for a GFX Card Dual DVI

2005-12-11 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi I am looking for a supported graphics card that offers dual-head 1600x1200 with dvi, passively cooled if possible. 3D support must be present, but it doesn't need to be the latest and fastest. I came across the Matrox P650, but unlike models of G550 and below, these seem not directly

Re: Downgrade a port

2005-12-11 Thread Tobias Roth
On Sun, Dec 11, 2005 at 12:18:05PM -0800, Michael C. Shultz wrote: Here is how you can bring all ports back to a prior day: Or even simpler, if you want to only downgrade one port at a time: sysutils/portdowngrade cheers, t. ___

adding root cert to openssl

2006-04-16 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi I'd like to add a certificate to OpenSSL. The OpenSSL HOWTO mentions OPENSSLDIR, which is /etc/ssl on FreeBSD (for OpenSSL from base). To have OpenSSL recognize a new certificate, it has to be put into OPENSSLDIR/certs/, but this does not exist on FreeBSD. The only certs/ dir I could find is

Re: adding root cert to openssl

2006-04-16 Thread Tobias Roth
On Sun, Apr 16, 2006 at 10:03:03AM -0400, Robert Huff wrote: Tobias Roth writes: I'd like to add a certificate to OpenSSL. The OpenSSL HOWTO mentions OPENSSLDIR, which is /etc/ssl on FreeBSD (for OpenSSL from base). To have OpenSSL recognize a new certificate, it has to be put

Re: Contributing to FreeBSD

2006-02-22 Thread Tobias Roth
On Wed, Feb 22, 2006 at 02:19:27PM +0530, Ananth.G wrote: hi all, I'm a developer who has atleast 3-4 hrs of spare time daily and would like to contribute it in woking on FreeBSD, the OS i love. Im really interested in working on some part of freebsd kernel. It would be great if someone

How to remove bootloader from a slice

2005-07-24 Thread Tobias Roth
. That leaves dd, but as I am not sure how to do it correctly, I thought I'd rather ask first. thanks, t. -- Tobias Roth|Berne, Switzerland|http://fsck.ch ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

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2009-05-07 Thread Tobias Roth
? Thanks, Tobias -- Tobias Roth || http://fsck.ch || PGP: 0xCE599B4D | The c in rap is silent. ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd

Mounting a cf card in a pcmcia adapter

2009-07-06 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi This used to work quite some time ago, when there still was pccardd. How does it work these days (with 7.x)? I didn't find any documentation on this. I get as far as cbb0: 16-bit card inserted, but no pccard bus. pccard0: 16-bit PCCard bus on cbb0 pccard0: unknown card (manufacturer=0x0045,

Re: compress films

2006-08-26 Thread Tobias Roth
On Fri, Aug 25, 2006 at 10:47:33AM -0400, Tsu-Fan Cheng wrote: Hi BSDers, I am running freebsd 6.1/amd64. I sometimes download films and they are quite large, like 1.4GB or something. I want to make it smaller by using mencoder, the script I use is as such: mencoder ddd.avi -ovc lavc

Ipod Nano doesn't connect

2007-03-14 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi I tried connecting my Ipod Nano 8GB via USB to my -STABLE box. No umass or ugen device shows up, nothing happens when I connect it. All the USB stuff is in the kernel, other usb mass devices (cameras, usb sticks) work like a charm. I tried with GENERIC as well, nothing. Is there a trick, some

Re: Ipod Nano doesn't connect

2007-03-14 Thread Tobias Roth
Tobias Roth wrote: Hi I tried connecting my Ipod Nano 8GB via USB to my -STABLE box. No umass or ugen device shows up, nothing happens when I connect it. All the USB stuff is in the kernel, other usb mass devices (cameras, usb sticks) work like a charm. I tried with GENERIC as well, nothing

portsnap from cron

2007-07-29 Thread Tobias Roth
Hi I run a daily portsnap from cron, using the following line: /usr/sbin/portsnap cron update /dev/null 21 ; /usr/local/sbin/portversion -vL= Until recently, I only received a mail when there were ports to upgrade. However, now I get this every day, even when there are no new ports:

Re: portsnap from cron

2007-07-29 Thread Tobias Roth
Garrett Cooper wrote: That's not going to change until portversion changes. The problem is most likely that portsnap touches the file and portversion finds it necessary to update the portsdb. Processing the text from portversion will yield the info you want. Cheers, -Garrett Ohh, now at