Re: Configuring Samba for Printing on WinXP Machine

2004-05-02 Thread Tom Parquette
Gerard, Which version of Samba are you using? I am by no means an expert but I I have been reading the O'Reilly Samba book. I understand that XP security is basedon Kerberos 5. I believe you have to start with Samba V3. All I have is a couple of Win98 boxes. No XP. You now know everything I

Re: voodoo 2

2004-06-26 Thread Tom Parquette
arden wrote: hi all I've been trying to re-use some old pcs i have kicking around i really amazed at how much you can do with a k6/2 400 if you tweak it right one of these pcs has an 16 meg voodoo 2 card is it possible to use the 3d functions of this card in bsd ? been looking around without

Re: em0 Intel Gigabit card, rc.conf processing on boot

2004-06-28 Thread Tom Parquette
Michael Clark wrote: I have 2 fxp Intel 100mb cards in this machine that work fine. I have ran it with 3 fxp cards in the past. I added an em0, Intel gigabit this morning. The card displays a non active status during the boot process. RC.conf is processed and the card does not get an ip

Re: CVSUP Mirror

2004-07-03 Thread Tom Parquette
Lonnie Santella wrote: FreBSD 4.10 Release CVSUP-MIRROR v. 1.3_2 freshly installed. I got the cvsup-mirror port installed without any errors. The CVSUPD daemon is running. I can connect to my mirror from another server. When I try to update a ports collection (i.e. ports-editors) is will spit

Re: CVSUP Mirror

2004-07-04 Thread Tom Parquette
Lonnie Santella wrote: This all checks out correctly. I'm basically using almost entirely defaults here. My supfile on my mirror server looks identical to yours. This is driving me crazy. The one thing I wonder is, how does my cvsup mirror server know how to share it's full ports tree? None of

Floppy drive with other memory device slots

2004-07-04 Thread Tom Parquette
I was wandering through Comp-USA this morning and I noticed a floppy drive on the shelf that had sockets for other memory devices. e.g. secure digital cards. I found it on their web site at: http://www.compusa.com/products/product_info.asp?product_code=311195pfp=BROWSE It appears to be made

USB storage dongles and umass driver

2003-09-21 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. I was looking at the Sunday ads and I found a LEXAR JumpDrive at a price that I could swallow. I looked at umass and it talks about supporting a couple of models of SanDisk dongles in flash mode. I do not know too much about these. If my terms are incorrect, please correct me. The

lpd setup for remote printer

2003-10-15 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. I subscribe to the digest flavor of questions. Please CC me on any repliees. I'm trying to set up remote printing for the first time. These are both FreeBSD 5.1-CURRENT machines. I have an HP2000 USB connected to the remote host. It is lp on P3R-272. I'm using apsfilter on P3R-272 as the

Re: lpd setup for remote printer

2003-10-15 Thread Tom Parquette
printer idle P3R-272# Taking the messages at face value, it appears lp is enabled on P3R-272. The searches I did not the message in the archives did not turn up anything. Any ideas? Thanks... Garance A Drosihn wrote: At 2:17 PM -0400 10/15/03, Tom Parquette wrote: I'm trying to configure

Re: ideas for an old BSD laptop?

2004-01-20 Thread Tom Parquette
Jonathon McKitrick wrote: Hi all, I haven't used my infamous Toshiba Satellite with FreeBSD 4.8 very much since I got my desktop system with a flatscreen. I'm trying to think of something interesting to do with it now. I don't really need a separate firewall, and it doesn't make sense to use it

gnupg and multiple keyrings

2004-02-05 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. I've been playing with gnupg trying to get comfortable with it. I've looked at the man pages and I have also read the O'Reilly PGP book. I searched the FreeBSD mailing lists and I didn't find anything. I'm trying to create multiple public key rings because of statements in the PGP book about

java/jdk13 problems under 4.7-STABLE

2002-12-22 Thread Tom Parquette
Please CC me on any replies. I'm not currently subscribed to freebsd-questions. TIA... I'm trying to install the jdk13 to make mozilla happy. By trial and error (trial and download? ;-) I've gotten to the point of the following error. I cannot find anything that gets me around this.

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2002-12-26 Thread Tom Parquette
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Problem building JDK13

2002-12-26 Thread Tom Parquette
Please CC me on any replies. Thanks... This is a 4.7-STABLE system built in the last couple of days. When I start Mozilla, it complains that it cannot open /usr/local/jdk1.3.1/jre/plugin/i386/ns600/libjavaplugin_oji.so. This led me to believe I had to install jdk 1.3.1. This is where I'm

Re: Problem building JDK13 - solved

2002-12-28 Thread Tom Parquette
Joe (and the list), Your suggestion fixed my problem. (I'm not sure if my first reply made it. Sorry if you received duplicate responses.) Cheers... Joe Marcus Clarke wrote: On Thu, 2002-12-26 at 22:39, Tom Parquette wrote: Please CC me on any replies. Thanks... This is a 4.7-STABLE

Re: Browser delays

2002-12-30 Thread Tom Parquette
Mike, I have a similar configuration to yours: RR cable modem, SMC Baracade, FreeBSD 4.7-STABLE and Mozilla. I just called up WWW.CNN.COM and the first page came up in just a couple of seconds. From your description, the only possible differences are: I'm running 4.7-STABLE and Mozilla 1.1

Sound card question

2003-01-01 Thread Tom Parquette
I'm starting to look at adding a basic sound card to my machine. I'm looking at Sound Blaster since it seems to be the least common denominator. The motherboard does not have any ISA slots. (PCI only). The man page on the web site indicates the sound blaster support is for ISA. The hardware

Error message trying to set up sound card

2003-01-05 Thread Tom Parquette
I'm following the Handbook instructions trying to set up a sound card. At boot, I get the following messages. pcm0: Creative CT5880-C irq 10 at device 6.0 on pci2 pcm0: unable to map register space devide_probe_and_attach: pcm0 attach returned 6 Searching the questions archive didn't turn up

Re: Error message trying to set up sound card

2003-01-05 Thread Tom Parquette
Stacey Roberts wrote: Hello, On Sun, 2003-01-05 at 21:22, Tom Parquette wrote: I'm following the Handbook instructions trying to set up a sound card. At boot, I get the following messages. pcm0: Creative CT5880-C irq 10 at device 6.0 on pci2 pcm0: unable to map register space

Re: Error message trying to set up sound card

2003-01-06 Thread Tom Parquette
Stacey Roberts wrote: Hi Tom, On Mon, 2003-01-06 at 01:47, Tom Parquette wrote: Stacey Roberts wrote: Hello, On Sun, 2003-01-05 at 21:22, Tom Parquette wrote: I'm following the Handbook instructions trying to set up a sound card. At boot, I get the following messages. pcm0

port/ftp/mirror-2.9 Out of memory! message

2003-01-08 Thread Tom Parquette
I'm getting an Out of memory! message from the mirror (/usr/ports/ftp/mirror-2.9) port trying to update a large archive. I've tried a number of things but I can't resolve this. Any suggestions? TIA To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in the body

Re: port/ftp/mirror-2.9 Out of memory! message--some progress

2003-01-14 Thread Tom Parquette
Lowell Gilbert wrote: Tom Parquette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I'm getting an Out of memory! message from the mirror (/usr/ports/ftp/mirror-2.9) port trying to update a large archive. I've tried a number of things but I can't resolve this. Any suggestions? hitting a limits(1) limit? Lowell

Re: additional distribution sets

2003-01-14 Thread Tom Parquette
Michael J Ruhl wrote: Howdy, I forgot to install some distribution sets when I did my original install, so I am trying to do so now. Going to /stand/sysinstal I selected the post install, add distrubtion sets, selected the stuff, and then tried to do the FTP. However, when I do that I get:

Re: port/ftp/mirror-2.9 Out of memory! message--solved

2003-01-16 Thread Tom Parquette
Lowell Gilbert wrote: Tom Parquette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Lowell Gilbert wrote: Tom Parquette [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I'm getting an Out of memory! message from the mirror (/usr/ports/ftp/mirror-2.9) port trying to update a large archive. I've tried a number of things but I can't

Post mortum on Gnome2 problem

2003-02-03 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi! I had a problem 3 weeks ago where my Gnome2 desktop disappeared and took email and most of my stuff with it. I have finished rebuilding and I'm back on the air. Below is the email I tried to send to the questions list to see if someone could help me. It was thrown back at me. I guess

Re: Post mortum on Gnome2 problem

2003-02-04 Thread Tom Parquette
Joe Marcus Clarke wrote: On Mon, 2003-02-03 at 16:28, Tom Parquette wrote: Hi! I had a problem 3 weeks ago where my Gnome2 desktop disappeared and took email and most of my stuff with it. I have finished rebuilding and I'm back on the air. Below is the email I tried to send

Re: Post mortum on Gnome2 problem

2003-02-04 Thread Tom Parquette
Joe Marcus Clarke wrote: On Tue, 2003-02-04 at 15:13, Tom Parquette wrote: Joe Marcus Clarke wrote: On Mon, 2003-02-03 at 16:28, Tom Parquette wrote: Hi! I had a problem 3 weeks ago where my Gnome2 desktop disappeared and took email and most of my stuff with it. I have

Re: missing function.... any ideas?

2003-02-04 Thread Tom Parquette
Gary D Kline wrote: Hi People, I built jdk13 on a spare machine and installed the results on this platform. Following is output when I launch the newest mozilla. Looks like I'm missing something from gettext. Have any of you bumped into this snafu? Ideas on howto resolve?

Problem setting up mysql323-server

2003-07-13 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. Please CC me. I subscribe to the digest which makes replying harder. TIA. I would like to get bugzilla running on my home network for a couple of reasons: 1) I have had a number of learnings from getting my network running that I keep having to relearn because I forget or lose/recycle

Crypto novice: Can't import PGP key into GNUpg

2003-07-21 Thread Tom Parquette
Please CC me on any replies. I subscribe to the digest format. TIA. I'm working on Proof-of Concept for a project at work that requires cryptographic support (PGP). I'm trying to test with my FreeBSD 5.1-CURRENT system at home. The other end is is PGP 2.6.3i running under UNIX System

Problems with sendmail setup -- First time I've ever done this

2003-08-14 Thread Tom Parquette
I do not believe this is related to 5.1-CURRENT. I think I've done something wrong with my configuration. Please CC me on any replies. I subscribe to the digest form. TIA. I want to set up my house server to be an internal mail host. Internal mail host means it will collect all the Email from

automounter (amd) best practices question

2003-08-18 Thread Tom Parquette
I have amd running, after I figured out I had been misunderstanding the man pages, but I have some questions. I'm looking for some best practices insights. I looked for a howto and searched the questions archive but I didn't turn up what I was looking for. 1) I would like to remove /usr/src,

apsfilter, ghostscript and my wife's Lexmark 3200 printer

2003-04-03 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. I've got printing set up and I have been able to generate the test print from 5.0-CURRENT to my Laserjet 2200dse via USB cabling. My wife wants to get her Lexmark 3200 off of her desk and somewhere else. So, I migrated my Laserjet to USB and I'm planning to plug her printer into the

[Repost: cvs mirror question]

2003-04-03 Thread Tom Parquette
I posted the following a month ago and got no responses. Let's try this one more time, before I give up... TIA and Cheers... ---BeginMessage--- I have cvsup-mirror installed (using the desfault paths) and I recently installed svsweb. I was looking at the cvsweb conf file and I started wondering

Having problems with fixit floppy mounting filesystems

2003-05-30 Thread Tom Parquette
I was installing an additional hard disk and I believe I commented out the wrong line in fstab or typo'ed something. The /usr filesystem is not mounted. The machine will not boot to a command prompt so I can repair it. It complains bitterly at boot time about not finding things in the

Problem with non-superuser X logons after moving/expanding /var

2003-05-31 Thread Tom Parquette
I installed an additional disk in a machine and expanded the space allocated to /var. I run this desktop with XFree86 and GDM. root can logon without complaints but if a non--superuser tries to logon, the session fails immediately. The following appears in .xsession-errors. I'm concluding I did

First time Vinum user. Setup problems

2002-10-17 Thread Tom Parquette
This is the first time I have tried to do anything with Vinum. This is on a 4.7-RELEASE machine. I'm doing a minimal installation over the Internet using the two floppy disk install method. I have several IDE volumes that I am trying to concatenate. After I complete the install I'm editing

Re: First time Vinum user. Setup problems

2002-10-17 Thread Tom Parquette
. Cheers... Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote: On Thursday, 17 October 2002 at 20:53:41 -0400, Tom Parquette wrote: This is the first time I have tried to do anything with Vinum. This is on a 4.7-RELEASE machine. I'm doing a minimal installation over the Internet using the two floppy disk install method. I

Re: First time Vinum user. Setup problems

2002-10-17 Thread Tom Parquette
Greg, Thank you. I got it running and I was able to mount /dev/vinum/public on /mnt. df -H shows 97Gig which is very close to what I was expecting. Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote: There are no -v values. -v says be verbose. Stupid user error #1. I've seen a couple of different things in the

Corrupt vinum concatenated drive -- Hardware?

2002-10-27 Thread Tom Parquette
I had something happen to my concatenated vinum drive. Looking at /var/log/messages I think it may be calling out a hardware problem on one of my drives. This configuration has been running for a week or so without complaining. I call myself VERY green with vinum and I would appreciate someone

GDM error messages

2003-02-14 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi all. I'm playing with GDM2 and I'm getting the error messages included below. (Gnome2 itself (gnome2-2.0_6) seems to be working OK.) Other than the error messages, GDM2 also appears to be working without incident. I can't seem to identify any man pages for GDM or GDM2 and the XFree86

gedit2 will not build under gnome2 2.2.0 install

2003-02-16 Thread Tom Parquette
I'm trying to build Gnome2 2.2.0 from ports on a 5.0-RELEASE system. The build for Gnome2 died trying to build gedit2. If I try to build just gedit2, I get the same problem. Below is the script capture of the errors. I updated ports-all right before I started the build. Any ideas? TIA

Error trying to build gnome2-fifth-toe

2003-02-18 Thread Tom Parquette
I'm rebuilding gnome2 at the V2.2 level. Gnome2 installed from ports OK but when I try to build gnome2-fifth-toe from ports (cvsuped Monday) I get the following: Atlas# pwd /usr/ports/x11/gnome2-fifth-toe Atlas# make make install === Installing for gnome2-fifth-toe-2.2.0_3 ===

Re: Error trying to build gnome2-fifth-toe -- FIXED, well sorta

2003-02-19 Thread Tom Parquette
Joe Marcus Clarke wrote: On Tue, 2003-02-18 at 22:47, Tom Parquette wrote: I'm rebuilding gnome2 at the V2.2 level. Gnome2 installed from ports OK but when I try to build gnome2-fifth-toe from ports (cvsuped Monday) I get the following: Atlas# pwd /usr/ports/x11/gnome2-fifth-toe Atlas

Can portupgrade upgrade itself?

2003-02-24 Thread Tom Parquette
I've been automating some routine stuff on my machine and one of them is cvsuping ports-all and pulling the distfiles overnight (while everybody is asleep.) Keeping portupgrade right up to date feels like the right thing to do and I was thinking about adding this to the shell script I'm

instant-workstation can't find ldes (for postfix)

2003-03-01 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. I've been trying to install misc/instant-server on my 5.0-CURRENT system and I'm running into, I think, a postfix problem. I've been looking at this and I cannot figure out where -ldes should be. For some reason, Gnome2 will not let me copy and paste the actual command but it's complaining

Re: instant-workstation can't find ldes (for postfix)

2003-03-02 Thread Tom Parquette
Kris Kennaway wrote: On Sun, Mar 02, 2003 at 01:23:03AM -0500, Tom Parquette wrote: Hi. I've been trying to install misc/instant-server on my 5.0-CURRENT system and I'm running into, I think, a postfix problem. I've been looking at this and I cannot figure out where -ldes should be. For some

cvs mirror question

2003-03-02 Thread Tom Parquette
I have cvsup-mirror installed (using the desfault paths) and I recently installed svsweb. I was looking at the cvsweb conf file and I started wondering if accepting the cvsup-mirror defaults was the right thing to do. Playing with the cvsweb config file, the examples showed local, FreeBSD,

Re: instant-workstation can't find ldes (for postfix)

2003-03-02 Thread Tom Parquette
Kris Kennaway wrote: On Sun, Mar 02, 2003 at 11:08:45AM -0500, Tom Parquette wrote: This is due to the upgrade of openssl. Have you tried cvsupping and retying? Most of the problems have already been fixed. If it persists, then please report which port was building when it failed

Re: instant-workstation can't find ldes (for postfix) -- SOLVED

2003-03-03 Thread Tom Parquette
Jacques A. Vidrine wrote: The postfix port had a stale reference to libdes. I have corrected it. Cheers, I cvsuped ports-all and reran the make. It worked without complaints. Thanks for the help. Cheers... To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with unsubscribe freebsd-questions in

DHCP message that I don't understand

2003-03-10 Thread Tom Parquette
I'm setting up DHCP for the first time on 5.0-CURRENT. In the end, I would like to get DDNS working. I set up the dhcpd.conf and it appears to be issuing addresses correctly. My old W98 laptop appears to have gotten the right information. I do not have DNS set up yet and that may be part of my

Re: DHCP message that I don't understand

2003-03-10 Thread Tom Parquette
Nicholas Basila wrote: On Monday 10 March 2003 04:59 pm, Tom Parquette wrote: I'm setting up DHCP for the first time on 5.0-CURRENT. In the end, I would like to get DDNS working. I set up the dhcpd.conf and it appears to be issuing addresses correctly. My old W98 laptop appears to have gotten

Re: how do i invoke the command ee or vi when system fails toload

2003-03-11 Thread Tom Parquette
NOEL BALANSAG wrote: hello. pardon my stupid question, but how do i invoke the command ee or vi? i recently removed partition no. 2 on my disk, and fbsd resides on partition no. 3, so now i have 2 partitions, windoze on partition 1 and = fbsd on partition 2. but when i boot into fbsd, the system

Shell scripting questions

2003-03-17 Thread Tom Parquette
I've been looking through some basic shell books, and some online resources, that I have but I'm not finding the answer. Or maybe I just don't recognize the answer when I see it... I'm building a schell script that will backup my systems to CD-ROM. Or DVD when I can talk my wife into a burner.

Bus errors

2005-02-06 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. I'm running 5.3-R with a custom kernel on a dual processor athlon. I've recently started getting Bus error showing up as a reason for various failures. e.g. setiathome, make buildworld. I've also gotten some panics (there are only about 5 messages that didn't tell me anything and (sorry) I

Support for the new multi-layer DVD burners?

2004-09-05 Thread Tom Parquette
I'm currently running 5-CURRENT but I'm heading for 5-STABLE. I've noticed the new DVD burners that support multi-layer (at least that is what today's Best Buy ad calls them) DVDs. Since it doubles the capacity, and my first application would be to back machines up, I've been watching the

DVD burner questions

2003-11-18 Thread Tom Parquette
I have never paid too much attention to DVD burners before now. The price in last Sunday's Comp-USA add caught my eye ($150 after rebates works for me. :-) I have a few questions I hope someone can answer for me: 1) I've seen DVD+RW, DVD-RW, DVD+R and DVD-R floating around. What does the plus

Problem with linprocfs

2005-07-13 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. I only subscribe to the digest. Please CC me. I know it's protocol but sometimes it does not happen. sigh The double edged sword of digest mode. TIA... I'm trying to build Java and I ran into the problem where linprocfs has to be running/mounted. I found the suggestions but it is

Re: Problem with linprocfs (SOLVED)

2005-07-14 Thread Tom Parquette
Tsampros Leonidas wrote: On Wed, Jul 13, 2005 at 07:18:58PM -0400, Tom Parquette wrote: Hi. I only subscribe to the digest. Please CC me. I know it's protocol but sometimes it does not happen. sigh The double edged sword of digest mode. TIA... I'm trying to build Java and I ran

OT: Trying to learn C -- some questions

2004-11-25 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi. This is a little off topic but I'm hoping someone can provide some guidance and answer a few questions. TIA. I'm trying to learn ANSI C using a book circa 1994. It is written from a DOS perspective. Someone at work, who knows a little C, told me that the book was close enough. I'm

Problem erasing swap parition before encrypting

2006-08-13 Thread Tom Parquette
Hi all. I'm trying to turn on swap encryption on a 6.1-S machine. I ran into problems trying to write the random data over the swap space. I get the following messages: Script started on Sun Aug 13 20:48:28 2006 P3R-233# dd if=/dev/random of=/dev/ad4s1b bs=1m dd: /dev/ad4s1b: Operation not