Re: [gentoo-user] texlive-basic

2013-05-02 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Hello Silvio, Silvio Siefke wrote: Hello, have someone run the texlive update succesfully? I have problems with building. The message: ### fmtutil: Error! Not all formats have been built successfully. Visit the

Re: [gentoo-user] VirtualBox guest eth0/enp0s3 problem

2013-04-04 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Hi João, João Matos: Hi list. I decided to install a virtual server for testing some stuff, but I couldn't configure eth0 as usual. The system complain it doesn't exist. After compiling the kernel hundreds of times, I supposed the problem wasn't my kernel configuration then installed

Re: [gentoo-user] How can I prevent gentoo-sources being installed?

2013-03-24 Thread Felix Kuperjans
On Sun, Mar 24, 2013 at 18:39, Canek Peláez Valdés wrote: On Sun, Mar 24, 2013 at 11:14 AM, Jarry mr.ja...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks, this works (never heard of this file before). But there is one small problem: no wildcards are allowed, so whenever new sorces come I'll have to edit

Re: [gentoo-user] How can I prevent gentoo-sources being installed?

2013-03-24 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Neil Bothwick wrote: On Sun, 24 Mar 2013 19:41:18 +0100, Felix Kuperjans wrote: BTW this will also add full kernel sources to all stage3 archives, increasing their size quite significantly. Stage 3 archives only contains necessary packages for which there is no choice. They don't include

Re: [gentoo-user] portage insists in pulling in sys-apps/kmod

2013-03-23 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Mike Gilbert: On Sat, Mar 23, 2013 at 1:42 PM, Dan Johansson dan.johans...@dmj.nu wrote: Hello, Some of my servers are running with a kernel without module-support. On these servers something has started to pull in sys-apps/kmod, which when compiled complains about missing modules-support

Re: [gentoo-user] Kernel options and udisk

2012-09-17 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Dale wrote: Howdy, I was doing a update a while back and noticed a ewarn, enotice or something going by. I used the elogviewer to go back and dig it out. This is what it says: Found sources for kernel version: 3.5.0-gentoo Checking for suitable kernel configuration options... ERROR

Re: [gentoo-user] [konsole] How to run a command, then leave the shell open?

2012-02-21 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Hi Hilco, answers and suggestions inline. Am 22.02.2012 03:03, schrieb Hilco Wijbenga: Hi all, Every morning I start konsole, type emerge --sync, and then go do other stuff. Some time later I look at the output and usually run emerge ... world. I would like to automate that a bit more. Just

Re: [gentoo-user] Problem updating modutils

2012-02-05 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Answers inline. Am 05.02.2012 17:32, schrieb Tanstaafl: Hello all, Hello, Confused... emerge -pvuDN world shows (among a few others): [ebuild N ] virtual/modutils-0 0 kB No warnings about blockers or anything are evident. That is correct. However, when I do emerge -pvuDN modutils

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: netcat and libmix.so.0 curiosity

2012-01-24 Thread Felix Kuperjans
(libc6) = /usr/lib/libmix.so.0 libmix++.so.0 (libc6) = /usr/lib/libmix++.so.0 and output from lddtree /usr/bin/nc = nc = /usr/bin/nc (interpreter = /lib/ld-linux.so.2) libmix.so.0 = /usr/lib/libmix.so.0 libc.so.6 = /lib/libc.so.6 * Felix Kuperjans fe...@desaster-games.com [2012

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: netcat and libmix.so.0 curiosity

2012-01-23 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Am 23.01.2012 23:03, schrieb walt: On 01/23/2012 05:25 AM, Mervyn Hammer wrote: Would anyone be able to help me understand the following curiosity? I installed =net-analyzer/netcat-110-r8 (USE=crypt ipv6 -static) without apparent problem but running it produced: nc: error while loading

Re: [gentoo-user] Link-local ipv6 address in /etc/hosts? in browsers?

2012-01-19 Thread Felix Kuperjans
AFAIK, link-local addresses shall not be used for usual services like HTTP. They are only for neighbour discovery, local multicasts (all local NTP servers, all local DHCP servers, and so on) or pinging. It is possible (by specifying %interface) to access them, but this remains unimplemented in

Re: [gentoo-user] Xen vs Citrix XenServer

2012-01-01 Thread Felix Kuperjans
On 2012-01-01 18:40, Tanstaafl wrote: Thanks for your response Michael... On 2012-01-01 11:51 AM, Michael Mol mike...@gmail.com wrote: On Sun, Jan 1, 2012 at 11:18 AM, Tanstaafl wrote: While I haven't played with XenServer, I have played with its open-source clone, XCP, and was very annoyed

Re: [gentoo-user] Full disk encryption

2011-11-30 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Hello Peter, dmcrypt works perfectly without initrd as long as you do not encrypt the root filesystem. So for encrypted home directories, you can just create and use a LUKS volume with dmcrypt (AFAIK the fastest and easy-to-use way). Regarding other techniques like gpg or truecrypt, you should

Re: [gentoo-user] A helping hand with virtual machines, please.

2011-11-22 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Hi Alan, Am 22.11.2011 20:20, schrieb Alan Mackenzie: Hi, Gentoo. A friend of mine recently suggested I should install and play with virtual machines on my Gentoo. I've scanned /usr/portage for likely looking packages, particularly in directory virtual, yet found nothing likely looking.

Re: [gentoo-user] A helping hand with virtual machines, please.

2011-11-22 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Am 22.11.2011 23:12, schrieb Alan Mackenzie: Good evening, Felix! Good evening, Alan! On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 09:14:15PM +0100, Felix Kuperjans wrote: Hi Alan, Am 22.11.2011 20:20, schrieb Alan Mackenzie: Hi, Gentoo. A friend of mine recently suggested I should install and play

Re: [gentoo-user] Error using safely remove for every USB DEVICE.

2011-10-31 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Hello Carlos, this error is just telling you that udisks did not succeed in powering down the USB device, but actually it was unmounted cleanly (so no data will be lost). The reason is most likely a missing kernel option: USB runtime power management (autosuspend) and wakeup in Device Drivers -

Re: [gentoo-user] CONFIG_USB_SUSPEND, where ?

2011-10-15 Thread Felix Kuperjans
Am 15.10.2011 13:57, schrieb Jonas de Buhr: Am Sat, 15 Oct 2011 00:54:48 -0700 schrieb Canek Peláez Valdés can...@gmail.com: On Sat, Oct 15, 2011 at 12:49 AM, Alain Didierjean alain.didierj...@free.fr wrote: * Messages for package sys-fs/udisks-1.0.4-r1: * CONFIG_USB_SUSPEND: is