Re: [gentoo-user] Shorewall config problem

2018-11-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, November 12, 2018 11:11:52 AM CET Peter Humphrey wrote: > Morning all, > > When emerging shorewall-5.2.1.1 I get an error from the kernel settings > check: > > CONFIG_NF_CONNTRACK_IPV4: is not set when it should be. > > This is with gentoo-sources-4.19.1. And indeed there is no

Re: [gentoo-user] Scanners, sane and driver support question

2018-11-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, November 12, 2018 7:24:11 AM CET Dale wrote: > J. Roeleveld wrote: > > On Sunday, November 11, 2018 11:07:23 PM CET Dale wrote: > >> So, I wanted a stand alone scanner that I hope will last me a long > >> time. Plus, this scanner can do negatives and such

Re: [gentoo-user] Scanners, sane and driver support question

2018-11-11 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Sunday, November 11, 2018 11:07:23 PM CET Dale wrote: > Wol's lists wrote: > > On 11/11/2018 14:29, Dale wrote: > >> Thanks for the info. I figured someone may have a little better idea on > >> this. After some more digging, I found a ScanJet 4570C which is > >> actually a little better than

Re: [gentoo-user] Python forced upgrade

2018-11-11 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Sunday, November 4, 2018 6:31:53 PM CET Daniel Frey wrote: > Hi all, > > I had an older machine "appliance" (mythtv-frontend) that hadn't had an > update in a while (migrated to 29.1 yesterday/today.) > > I searched around on the mailing list as portage advised updating itself > but it got

Re: [gentoo-user] Scanners, sane and driver support question

2018-11-11 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Sunday, November 11, 2018 1:35:29 AM CET Dale wrote: > Howdy, > > I'm on the hunt for a scanner, flatbed type, and have been browsing Ebay > and the sane project list of supported devices. I'm leaning toward HP > on this. While looking at say a ScanJet 6200C, it says the drivers are > no

Re: [gentoo-user] Hard drive storage questions

2018-11-09 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Friday, November 9, 2018 3:29:52 AM CET Rich Freeman wrote: > On Thu, Nov 8, 2018 at 8:16 PM Dale wrote: > > I'm trying to come up with a > > plan that allows me to grow easier and without having to worry about > > running out of motherboard based ports. > > So, this is an issue I've been

Re: [gentoo-user] SR-IOV on a LSI Broadcom HBA/RAID SAS2008/SAS3008 card

2018-10-17 Thread J. Roeleveld
The SAS2008 is quite old. Are you sure it actually supports this? I pass the entire HBA to a single VM to act as SAN. Hardly any VM uses a full disk. -- Joost On October 17, 2018 5:04:32 AM UTC, "taii...@gmx.com" wrote: >LSI/Broadcom lists it in their marketing literature, the idea that you

Re: [gentoo-user] external storage

2018-10-03 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, October 3, 2018 8:24:52 AM CEST John Covici wrote: > On Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:13:34 -0400, > > J. Roeleveld wrote: > > On Wednesday, October 3, 2018 6:30:12 AM CEST Davyd McColl wrote: > > > Most newer external storage devices come formatted with ntfs these day

Re: [gentoo-user] external storage

2018-10-02 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, October 3, 2018 6:30:12 AM CEST Davyd McColl wrote: > Most newer external storage devices come formatted with ntfs these days, so > if you just want to plug-and-play, I suggest installing ntfs-3g. File > managers like dolphin and desktop environments like KDE will notice the > device

Re: [gentoo-user] Trouble on the horizon!

2018-09-25 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, September 25, 2018 8:23:53 AM CEST gevisz wrote: > вт, 25 сент. 2018 г. в 9:15, J. Roeleveld : > > On September 25, 2018 4:36:27 AM UTC, gevisz wrote: > > >пн, 24 сент. 2018 г. в 21:24, J. Roeleveld : > > >> On Monday, September 24, 2018 2:42:49 PM CEST

Re: [gentoo-user] Trouble on the horizon!

2018-09-25 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 25, 2018 4:36:27 AM UTC, gevisz wrote: >пн, 24 сент. 2018 г. в 21:24, J. Roeleveld : >> On Monday, September 24, 2018 2:42:49 PM CEST Philip Webb wrote: >> > I did note in a msg to this list earlier this year (2018) >> > that there had been no kernel stabil

Re: [gentoo-user] Trouble on the horizon!

2018-09-24 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, September 24, 2018 2:59:02 PM CEST Rich Freeman wrote: > On Mon, Sep 24, 2018 at 8:42 AM Philip Webb wrote: > > He's 48 yo & beginning to age a bit & it's no threat to anyone > > if he's decided to take a break for a few kernel cycles. > > ++ Nobody owns Linus. Except maybe his

Re: [gentoo-user] Trouble on the horizon!

2018-09-24 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, September 24, 2018 2:42:49 PM CEST Philip Webb wrote: > 180924 Alan Grimes wrote: > > Whatever SJWs touch, DIES. > > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5VvJiNUCIA > > https://itsfoss.com/linux-code-of-conduct/ > > https://lulz.com/linux-devs-threaten-killswitch-coc-controversy-1252/ > >

Re: [gentoo-user] When did "emerge --search" start returning packages that don't match?

2018-09-18 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, September 17, 2018 10:10:01 PM CEST Grant Edwards wrote: > I recently noticed that "emerge --search" stopped working correctly. > It now returns all sorts of packages that don't match the search > sting: > > $ emerge --search wxpython | grep '^[^\t ]' > > [ Results for search key :

Re: [gentoo-user] logging my activity for audits

2018-09-14 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 14, 2018 6:25:50 AM UTC, "Stefan G. Weichinger" wrote: > >phew, that much feedback, thanks to all! > >got to work through this and test things Do keep us updated on what works and what doesn't. Will be usefull for when I allow others access to the servers here. -- Joost -- Sent

Re: [gentoo-user] Rebuilding a kernel on a hardened gentoo

2018-09-14 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 14, 2018 6:34:20 AM UTC, "Stefan G. Weichinger" wrote: >Am 12.09.18 um 15:07 schrieb J. Roeleveld: > >> Bit sooner: >> >https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-us/red_hat_enterprise_linux/6/html/ >> dm_multipath/mpio_overview >> >&

Re: [gentoo-user] CUPS remote printing drives me crazy

2018-09-13 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 13, 2018 1:55:02 PM UTC, Wol's lists wrote: >On 13/09/2018 12:57, Heiko Baums wrote: >>> Wifi isn't the most reliable option. > >> I didn't have a problem yet with printing or scanning over Wifi. > >You're lucky !!! > >Okay, my main problem is the broadband connection that takes out

Re: [gentoo-user] CUPS remote printing drives me crazy

2018-09-13 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 13, 2018 11:57:24 AM UTC, Heiko Baums wrote: >Am Thu, 13 Sep 2018 03:13:45 + >schrieb "J. Roeleveld" : > >> Or simply via a network cable. > >Most printers don't have an ethernet port anymore these days. I select them on having a wired networ

Re: [gentoo-user] CUPS remote printing drives me crazy

2018-09-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 12, 2018 6:24:44 PM UTC, Heiko Baums wrote: >Am Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:50:36 +0200 >schrieb Helmut Jarausch : > >> On one machine - called SERVER - I have a USB printer which works >> just fine with CUPS. > >Just one maybe stupid question. Does this printer have Wifi support? > >Then it

Re: [gentoo-user] logging my activity for audits

2018-09-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 12, 2018 5:05:21 PM UTC, Grant Taylor wrote: >On 09/12/2018 09:59 AM, J. Roeleveld wrote: >> This piqued my interest and decided to google a little bit. Found >the >> following, which might help: >> >> >https://askubuntu.com/questions/93566/ho

Re: [gentoo-user] logging my activity for audits

2018-09-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, September 11, 2018 12:52:03 PM CEST Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > At a customer we were asked to log/protocol all my administrative > activity for potential audits etc > > My admin-work is basically 98% ssh and maybe some additional tasks done > via virt-manager (logging the work

Re: [gentoo-user] Rebuilding a kernel on a hardened gentoo

2018-09-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, September 12, 2018 2:14:05 PM CEST J. Roeleveld wrote: > On September 12, 2018 7:43:12 AM UTC, "Stefan G. Weichinger" wrote: > >Am 12.09.18 um 08:42 schrieb J. Roeleveld: > >> On Tuesday, September 11, 2018 11:48:59 AM CEST Stefan G. Weichinger &g

Re: [gentoo-user] Rebuilding a kernel on a hardened gentoo

2018-09-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 12, 2018 7:43:12 AM UTC, "Stefan G. Weichinger" wrote: >Am 12.09.18 um 08:42 schrieb J. Roeleveld: >> On Tuesday, September 11, 2018 11:48:59 AM CEST Stefan G. Weichinger >wrote: >>> At first I emerged latest stable gentoo-sources, enable

Re: [gentoo-user] Rebuilding a kernel on a hardened gentoo

2018-09-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, September 11, 2018 11:48:59 AM CEST Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > At first I emerged latest stable gentoo-sources, enabled these flags and > compiled ... but the lpfc module didn't detect the SAN devices > correctly, so I switched back to 4.1.15 (mark this as another todo here > ...

Re: [gentoo-user] logging my activity for audits

2018-09-12 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, September 11, 2018 5:24:47 PM CEST Grant Taylor wrote: > On 09/11/2018 06:51 AM, wiicontrol...@gmail.com wrote: > > If by “all” activity, the customer means all activity, pam_tty_audit is > > the only solution I have heard of that fits the bill: > > > >

Re: [gentoo-user] TRAMP is not working

2018-09-03 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, September 3, 2018 2:51:11 PM CEST Melleus wrote: > Hi all! > > After emerging new Emacs (v.26) I got TRAMP broken. I do not use it > often, so I hit the problem only today. Instead of opening file it > complains with the following message (regardless of protocols and > local/remote

Re: [gentoo-user] [OT] Is that possible or nonsense (3D-Printing via WiFi) ?

2018-09-02 Thread J. Roeleveld
On September 2, 2018 10:17:26 AM UTC, tu...@posteo.de wrote: >On 09/02 11:05, Mick wrote: >> On Sunday, 2 September 2018 07:35:07 BST tu...@posteo.de wrote: >> > Hi, >> > >> > my 3D-orinter is in another room and I want to check its progress >> > more often than to go to the next room to check

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: latest longterm kernel.org patches are unsigned

2018-08-20 Thread J. Roeleveld
On August 20, 2018 9:33:03 PM UTC, james wrote: >On 8/17/18 12:07 PM, Ian Zimmerman wrote: >> If you browse this URL: >> >> https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/ >> >> you'll see that for each 4.14 patch up to 4.14.58 there is a >> cooresponding GPG signature file: >> >>

Re: [gentoo-user] sanoid (was Backup questions)

2018-08-15 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, August 14, 2018 10:52:30 PM CEST John Covici wrote: > On Tue, 14 Aug 2018 16:06:21 -0400, > > J. Roeleveld wrote: > > On August 14, 2018 11:42:18 AM UTC, John Covici wrote: > > >I use sanoid/syncoid to back up using zfs. Its great, keeps snapshots > >

Re: [gentoo-user] sanoid (was Backup questions)

2018-08-14 Thread J. Roeleveld
On August 14, 2018 11:42:18 AM UTC, John Covici wrote: >I use sanoid/syncoid to back up using zfs. Its great, keeps snapshots >for as long as I want them (I use 80 days for now). And it keeps >hourlies for the last couple of days as well, so I could roll back in >case of a problem. Very nice

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: Open source document management system

2018-08-01 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, August 1, 2018 8:19:50 AM CEST Bill Kenworthy wrote: > Hi all > > I have been looking for an opensource document management system ... > there are a few but none of the ones I have come across are in portage. > > Are there any DMS's in portage at all? Otherwise, can someone

Re: [gentoo-user] Layout problem in latest KDE apps

2018-07-31 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, July 30, 2018 12:18:22 PM CEST Peter Humphrey wrote: > Hello list, > > My daily update yesterday included 100 kde-apps/* . Now dolphin and > konqueror-as-a-file-manager have their panels laid out with extremely wide > spacing (example attached). Is this my fault or theirs? I see this

Re: [gentoo-user] NFS and user IDs

2018-06-09 Thread J. Roeleveld
On June 9, 2018 1:20:14 PM UTC, Tom H wrote: >On Sat, Jun 9, 2018 at 6:43 AM Ian Zimmerman >wrote: >> >> Is there _any_ way around the need to keep the user IDs matched on >NFS >> clients and servers? > >You have to use NIS, NIS+Kerberos, or LDAP+Kerberos. > >I've never tried it but

Re: [gentoo-user] NFS and user IDs

2018-06-09 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Saturday, June 9, 2018 6:42:56 AM CEST Ian Zimmerman wrote: > Is there _any_ way around the need to keep the user IDs matched on NFS > clients and servers? Not to my knowledge. I use OpenLDAP for my users and groups and this has worked perfectly ever since I implemented it. > Or, is there

Re: [gentoo-user] X11 recovery ... somehow

2018-05-22 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Sunday, May 6, 2018 2:45:51 PM CEST tu...@posteo.de wrote: > Hi, > > I am running X11 with Nvidia-drivers 396.18-r1. > > From time to time I accidentally hit a key combo > (ALT F*) and I am thrown to the LINUX console. > > Back in the years when one setups X11 by hand > carefully inserting

Re: [gentoo-user] openvpn rc script dependencies

2018-04-11 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, April 10, 2018 1:25:42 PM CEST Simon Thelen wrote: > On 18-04-10 at 10:55, Christoph Böhmwalder wrote: > > I was wondering how the OpenRC dependencies between start scripts work. > > > > Basically, I have two network interfaces on my laptop (wlp3s0 and > > enp0s20u2u3 for wireless and

Re: [gentoo-user] Wrong instructions when installing Oracle JRE

2018-04-10 Thread J. Roeleveld
On April 10, 2018 8:23:46 PM UTC, Ian Zimmerman wrote: >When I do emerge dev-java/oracle-jre-bin, portage quoth: > >!!! dev-java/oracle-jre-bin-1.8.0.162-r1 has fetch restriction turned >on. >!!! This probably means that this ebuild's files must be downloaded >!!! manually.

Re: [gentoo-user] [TOT: Total offtopic]

2018-03-31 Thread J. Roeleveld
On March 31, 2018 10:40:13 AM UTC, tu...@posteo.de wrote: >Hi, > >I am using a IBM model M with my Linux and I *LOVE IT* :) > >Unfortunately there seems to be a problem coming up: >Pressing ENTER also triggers \ (key above ENTER) sometimes. >Interestingly the ENTER is never missed. Either ENTER

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: [SOLVED] Re: pdftk - replacement

2018-03-15 Thread J. Roeleveld
On March 15, 2018 9:35:35 PM UTC, Grant Edwards wrote: >On 2018-03-15, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > >> I've compiled the pdftk- (java based) >> gcc-5.4.0-r4 is gone and pdftk is working as it should. >> >> Thank you everybody for the

Re: [gentoo-user] [SOLVED] webkit-gtk-2.18.6 failed (compile phase)

2018-03-15 Thread J. Roeleveld
On March 15, 2018 8:57:53 PM UTC, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: >On 03/15/2018 12:29 PM, Neil Bothwick wrote: >> On Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:40:13 -0400, Walter Dnes wrote: >> ninja: build stopped: subcommand failed. * ERROR: net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.18.6::gentoo failed (compile >phase):

Re: [gentoo-user] webkit-gtk-2.18.6 failed (compile phase)

2018-03-15 Thread J. Roeleveld
On March 15, 2018 3:40:13 PM UTC, Walter Dnes wrote: >On Wed, Mar 14, 2018 at 10:29:49PM -0600, the...@sys-concept.com wrote >> I've installed webkit-gtk-2.18.6 on two other boxes and it went just >> fine but the third box is giving me an error. > >> ninja: build stopped:

Re: [gentoo-user] pdftk - replacement

2018-03-15 Thread J. Roeleveld
On March 15, 2018 4:41:43 PM UTC, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: >On 03/15/2018 03:00 AM, Neil Bothwick wrote: >> On Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:48:21 +0100, J. Roeleveld wrote: >> >>>> I need to "overlap" two PDF file, one on top of another, it is like >>>&g

Re: [gentoo-user] Nvidia kernel module API version mismatch

2018-03-15 Thread J. Roeleveld
On March 15, 2018 1:14:58 PM UTC, Aleksander Okonski <aleksander@gmail.com> wrote: >Hey Joost, > >Thank you! This was my problem, rebuilt the kernel and then everything >worked smoothly. > >Aleks > >On Thu, Mar 15, 2018 at 12:53 PM, J. Roeleveld <jo...@antar

Re: [gentoo-user] Nvidia kernel module API version mismatch

2018-03-15 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Thursday, March 15, 2018 12:09:23 PM CET Aleksander Okonski wrote: > Hey, > > I have run into a strange problem with my nvidia drivers and gentoo. I am > currently running kernel 4.14.14 and I upgraded my > x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers to 390.42 from 390.25. Once the new drivers were > installed

Re: [gentoo-user] pdftk - replacement

2018-03-15 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Thursday, March 15, 2018 5:22:26 AM CET the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > On 03/14/2018 08:52 PM, Danny YUE wrote: > > On 2018-03-14 20:08, Poncho wrote: > >> On 14.03.2018 20:10, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > >>> Is there a suitable replacement package for "pdftk". > >>>

Re: [gentoo-user] USB ports reset/restart

2018-03-13 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 9:20:36 PM CET the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > On 03/06/2018 03:11 AM, Neil Bothwick wrote: > > On Mon, 5 Mar 2018 18:40:08 -0700, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > >> Is there a way to reinitialize USB ports without restarting the > >> computer? > >> > >> Two of my USB 3

Re: [gentoo-user] Printer

2018-03-11 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Thursday, March 1, 2018 2:52:59 PM CET Wols Lists wrote: > On 01/03/18 10:33, Roger Cahn wrote: > > Hi, > > > > For my birthday (!) my children want to offer me a multifunction > > printer, copier. > > > > I ask you for an idea which one they could buy. > > > > For example: Multifonction A3

Re: [gentoo-user] Are VirtualBox moduli loaded by themselves?

2018-03-06 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 10:32:50 AM CET Mick wrote: > On Tuesday, 6 March 2018 09:21:43 GMT gevisz wrote: > > Ah, yes, /etc/init.d/modules-load > > "loads a list of modules from systemd-compatible locations". > > Ok. But the problem is that I cannot find any symlink to this file > > from any

Re: [gentoo-user] Are VirtualBox moduli loaded by themselves?

2018-03-06 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 10:21:43 AM CET gevisz wrote: > 2018-03-05 23:35 GMT+02:00 Neil Bothwick : > > On Mon, 5 Mar 2018 22:40:00 +0200, gevisz wrote: > >> Can anybody explain me who loads virtualbox-modules without my consent > >> and how I can make them loaded only when I

Re: [gentoo-user] Gentoo in a VM

2018-03-06 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 5:09:24 AM CET Philip Webb wrote: > This may interest some users : > > https://linuxhint.com/install-gentoo-virtualbox/ > > I'm sure the author would like to correct any errors anyone finds. > > No, I'm not going to try this at home (grin) ! After a quick

Re: [gentoo-user] mono is broken,

2018-03-03 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Saturday, March 3, 2018 5:03:10 PM CET Alan Grimes wrote: > J. Roeleveld wrote: > > On Saturday, March 3, 2018 9:36:28 AM CET Alan Grimes wrote: > >> I just emptytree built mono, still fails the test-install script, > >> whatever that does... > > > &

Re: [gentoo-user] Bouncing Messages

2018-03-03 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Thursday, March 1, 2018 11:38:42 PM CET Dale wrote: > Branko Grubic wrote: > > On Thu, 1 Mar 2018 14:42:35 -0600 > > > > R0b0t1 wrote: > >> I keep getting emails from the mailer daemon about bouncing messages. > >> I am worried. Am I missing messages from my internet

Re: [gentoo-user] mono is broken,

2018-03-03 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Saturday, March 3, 2018 9:36:28 AM CET Alan Grimes wrote: > I just emptytree built mono, still fails the test-install script, > whatever that does... It compiles just fine here. IOW, it is not broken. -- Joost

Re: [gentoo-user] Rebuilding all dependants of a package

2018-02-20 Thread J. Roeleveld
On February 20, 2018 7:14:25 AM UTC, Alan McKinnon wrote: >hehehehe :-) > >every now and again I unleash my inner grumpy old fart and should him >to >the world at large! > >On Mon, Feb 19, 2018 at 5:15 PM, Neil Bothwick >wrote: > >> On Mon, 19 Feb

Re: [gentoo-user] UEFI-fails to boot

2018-01-31 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Sunday, January 28, 2018 11:35:33 AM CET Dan Johansson wrote: > On 28.01.2018 00:13, Corbin Bird wrote: > > Thanks for your feedback. > > > . > > Thank you for that info. > > . > > What kind of integrated VGA? > > ( example Intel i915, i965, etc. ) > > According to the MB docu is it a

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Is gnome becoming obligatory?

2017-12-14 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Friday, December 15, 2017 2:25:29 AM CET Marc Joliet wrote: > Am Freitag, 15. Dezember 2017, 02:12:08 CET schrieb R0b0t1: > > On Thu, Dec 14, 2017 at 6:35 PM, Peter Humphrey > > wrote: > > > On Thursday, 14 December 2017 16:03:19 GMT Ian Zimmerman wrote: > > >> I'll try

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Is gnome becoming obligatory?

2017-12-14 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Friday, December 15, 2017 4:05:41 AM CET Kai Krakow wrote: > Am Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:54:59 +0100 schrieb J. Roeleveld: > >> Some historical correctnesses about Canek: > >> > >> - He has been here for years - He has contributed here for years - He > >> sup

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Is gnome becoming obligatory?

2017-12-13 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, December 13, 2017 9:06:29 AM CET Alan McKinnon wrote: > On 13/12/2017 01:23, allan gottlieb wrote: > > On Mon, Dec 11 2017, Jorge Almeida wrote: > >> On Sun, Dec 10, 2017 at 7:31 PM, Canek Peláez Valdés wrote: > >>> Just my two cents. I will not answer any reply

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: btrfs raid 5/6

2017-12-09 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Friday, December 8, 2017 12:48:45 AM CET Wols Lists wrote: > On 07/12/17 22:35, Frank Steinmetzger wrote: > >> (Oh - and md raid-5/6 also mix data and parity, so the same holds true > >> > >> > there.) > > > > Ok, wasn’t aware of that. I thought I read in a ZFS article that this were > > a

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: btrfs raid 5/6

2017-12-01 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, November 27, 2017 11:30:13 PM CET Bill Kenworthy wrote: > Hi all, > I need to expand two bcache fronted 4xdisk btrfs raid 10's - this > requires purchasing 4 drives (and one system does not have room for two > more drives) so I am trying to see if using raid 5 is an option > > I

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: is multi-core really worth it?

2017-12-01 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 28 November 2017 11:07:58 GMT+01:00, Raffaele Belardi wrote: >Raffaele Belardi wrote: >> Hi, >> >> rebuilding system and world with gcc-7.2.0 on a 6-core AMD CPU I have >the impression that >> most of the ebuilds limit parallel builds to 1, 2 or 3 threads. I'm >aware

Re: [gentoo-user] Setting up fetchmail to feed postfix

2017-11-29 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 30 November 2017 01:39:18 GMT+01:00, Peter Humphrey wrote: >On Monday, 27 November 2017 13:44:15 GMT Peter Humphrey wrote: >> On Friday, 24 November 2017 18:10:21 GMT Matthias Hanft wrote: >> > Peter Humphrey wrote: >> > > The ebuild installs /etc/init.d/fetchmail and

Re: [gentoo-user] Setting up fetchmail to feed postfix

2017-11-26 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 24 November 2017 18:30:22 GMT+01:00, Rich Freeman wrote: >On Fri, Nov 24, 2017 at 11:16 AM, Ralph Seichter > wrote: >> On 24.11.17 16:39, Peter Humphrey wrote: >> >>> I'm trying an evasion, which is to use fetchmail to retrieve emails >>> from my

Re: [gentoo-user] Setting up fetchmail to feed postfix

2017-11-26 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 26 November 2017 03:30:11 GMT+01:00, Peter Humphrey wrote: >On Saturday, 25 November 2017 16:20:46 GMT Jalus Bilieyich wrote: >> As an everyday user of KMail, I am completely happy with using it. I >> don't see any flaws with it. Maybe it's just me or...? Is there a

Re: [gentoo-user] is multi-core really worth it?

2017-11-22 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, November 22, 2017 3:34:56 PM CET Wols Lists wrote: > On 22/11/17 14:11, Tsukasa Mcp_Reznor wrote: > > You won't get build failures or dependency problems, portage is built to > > handle emerging multiple packages that do not depend on each other > > simultaneously. > > it will not

Re: [gentoo-user] is multi-core really worth it?

2017-11-22 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, November 22, 2017 2:12:31 PM CET Raffaele Belardi wrote: > Jeremi Piotrowski wrote: > > That being said: if you do a world rebuild you will have lots of packages > > that spend ~40 seconds doing their autoconf run, only to build 2-3 sources > > files. On an 8-core machine at work, I

Re: [gentoo-user] is multi-core really worth it?

2017-11-22 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, November 22, 2017 8:48:08 AM CET David Haller wrote: > Hello, > > On Wed, 22 Nov 2017, Raffaele Belardi wrote: > >rebuilding system and world with gcc-7.2.0 on a 6-core AMD CPU I have > >the impression that most of the ebuilds limit parallel builds to 1, 2 > >or 3 threads. > > Most

Re: [gentoo-user] Instrumenting the GPU

2017-11-13 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, November 13, 2017 4:12:56 PM CET Daniel Frey wrote: > On 11/13/17 02:59, Peter Humphrey wrote: > > Hello list, > > > > I'm hunting a problem with cooling in this box, and I've got as far as > > suspecting my new AMD WX 5100 GPU. > > > > One of my BOINC projects causes the GPU

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Any reason for "Missing digest" errors at the moment

2017-11-13 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, November 13, 2017 7:58:48 AM CET Nikos Chantziaras wrote: > On 13/11/17 06:43, Andrew Lowe wrote: > > Hi all, > > > > I've just done an "eix-sync" and upon doing "emerge -NuD world", get a > > > > few screen fulls of: > > Missing digest for '/usr/portage/. > > > > where

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Internal compiler error when compiling Chromium-62.0.3202.75

2017-11-09 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Thursday, November 9, 2017 8:41:01 PM CET Grant Edwards wrote: > On 2017-11-09, Mick wrote: > > Strangely enough, I rebooted and this time it compiled without any > > error! o_O > > > > So, all is well that ends well. :-) > > Ah, to be young and optimistic

Re: [gentoo-user] Internal compiler error when compiling Chromium-62.0.3202.75

2017-11-09 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Thursday, November 9, 2017 8:23:55 PM CET Mick wrote: > On Thursday, 9 November 2017 18:17:14 GMT Alexey Eschenko wrote: > > Are you running early AMD Ryzen? Is you are then check this out: > > https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item=Ryzen-Segv-Response > > Thank you both, > > This

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Internal compiler error when compiling Chromium-62.0.3202.75

2017-11-09 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Thursday, November 9, 2017 8:34:16 PM CET Mick wrote: > On Thursday, 9 November 2017 19:22:29 GMT J. Roeleveld wrote: > > On Thursday, November 9, 2017 6:14:26 PM CET Grant Edwards wrote: > > > On 2017-11-09, Mick <michaelkintz...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > Ap

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Internal compiler error when compiling Chromium-62.0.3202.75

2017-11-09 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Thursday, November 9, 2017 6:14:26 PM CET Grant Edwards wrote: > On 2017-11-09, Mick wrote: > > Apologies in advance for the long post, but has anyone else come across > > this? > > > > gen/storage/public/interfaces/blobs.mojom-shared-internal.h:539:5: > > internal

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Linux USB security holes.

2017-11-08 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, November 8, 2017 8:35:37 PM CET Ian Zimmerman wrote: > On 2017-11-08 05:53, J. Roeleveld wrote: > > From what I read, you need physical access. > > According to Solar, for whom I have developed great respect, this is not > necessarily so: > > http://ww

Re: [gentoo-user] Linux USB security holes.

2017-11-07 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 8 November 2017 06:08:21 GMT+01:00, Dale wrote: >Howdy, > >I ran up on this link.  Is there any truth to it and should any of us >Gentooers be worried about it? > >http://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/11/07/linux_usb_security_bugs/  > >Isn't Linux supposed to be more secure

Re: [gentoo-user] [OT] Being Facebook member: How to anon?

2017-10-22 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 22 October 2017 18:55:36 GMT+02:00, tu...@posteo.de wrote: >On 10/22 06:39, Alan McKinnon wrote: >> On 22/10/2017 16:27, tu...@posteo.de wrote: >> > On 10/22 01:58, J. Roeleveld wrote: >> >> On 22 October 2017 10:50:01 GMT+02:00, tu...@posteo.de wrote: >> &g

Re: [gentoo-user] [OT] Being Facebook member: How to anon?

2017-10-22 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 22 October 2017 18:53:36 GMT+02:00, Dale <rdalek1...@gmail.com> wrote: >tu...@posteo.de wrote: >> On 10/22 01:58, J. Roeleveld wrote: >>> On 22 October 2017 10:50:01 GMT+02:00, tu...@posteo.de wrote: >>>> Hi, >>>> >>>> for i

Re: [gentoo-user] [OT] Being Facebook member: How to anon?

2017-10-22 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 22 October 2017 10:50:01 GMT+02:00, tu...@posteo.de wrote: >Hi, > >for its invasive nature and its data gathering I really dont like >facebook. > >And now it seems that I cant with out it: >There is a HUGE user group for the Creality CR-10 3D printer there >and veryone and everything is

Re: [gentoo-user] why zfs and friends want to update to 9999?

2017-10-11 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, October 11, 2017 10:26:20 PM CEST Walter Dnes wrote: > On Wed, Oct 11, 2017 at 05:34:48AM -0400, John Covici wrote > > > Yep, I think you are correct, I had the in package.keywords and > > I think this is what made portage do that. When I commented them out, > > things are

Re: [gentoo-user] why zfs and friends want to update to 9999?

2017-10-11 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, October 11, 2017 11:34:48 AM CEST John Covici wrote: > On Wed, 11 Oct 2017 04:50:20 -0400, > > J. Roeleveld wrote: > > On Wednesday, October 11, 2017 9:54:05 AM CEST John Covici wrote: > > > Hi. In my latest world update, I have sys-fs/zfs and friends at

Re: [gentoo-user] why zfs and friends want to update to 9999?

2017-10-11 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, October 11, 2017 9:54:05 AM CEST John Covici wrote: > Hi. In my latest world update, I have sys-fs/zfs and friends at > 0.7.1 and they all want to update to . Does anyone know why this > should be -- normally is not in the normal update sequence. > > I am using the

Re: [gentoo-user] Borg 1.1 is out, when can we expect it in the repos?

2017-10-08 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Sunday, October 8, 2017 6:48:14 PM CEST Viktar Patotski wrote: > Hi, > > The proper to get it done is to submit an upgrade request to > https://bugs.gentoo.org/ . And then even probably provide ebuild for > maintainers to pick it up. > > Best regards, > Viktar > > On Sun, Oct 8, 2017 at 7:36

Re: [gentoo-user] {OT?} which fs on 1.8TB partition

2017-10-07 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Saturday, October 7, 2017 6:13:57 PM CEST Neil Bothwick wrote: > On Sat, 07 Oct 2017 14:59:39 +0200, J. Roeleveld wrote: > > > Although, I will also be switching to dovecot's mdbox format when I > > > set up my next server, so the issue of lots of small files won't b

Re: [gentoo-user] {OT?} which fs on 1.8TB partition

2017-10-07 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Saturday, October 7, 2017 11:28:08 AM CEST Tanstaafl wrote: > On 10/6/2017, 2:12:00 PM, J. Roeleveld <jo...@antarean.org> wrote: > > I had a large partition with reiserfs. > > Running fsck always failed due to running out of memory. > > > > Partition was quite

Re: [gentoo-user] {OT?} which fs on 1.8TB partition

2017-10-07 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Saturday, October 7, 2017 11:18:33 AM CEST Tanstaafl wrote: > On 10/6/2017, 8:53:27 AM, Philip Webb wrote: > > 171005 christos kotsis wrote: > >> I just noticed that ReiserFS has significant performance > >> over ext3, 4 when dealing with small files. > > > > I've long

Re: [gentoo-user] {OT?} which fs on 1.8TB partition

2017-10-06 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 5 October 2017 22:45:50 GMT+02:00, christos kotsis wrote: >I just noticed that ReiserFS has significant performance over ext3, 4 >when >dealing with small files. > >On 5 Oct 2017 11:32 pm, "christos kotsis" >wrote: > >If the big data are used

Re: [gentoo-user] Linode discontinuing Xen, migrating to KVM

2017-10-04 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, October 3, 2017 1:38:46 PM CEST Tanstaafl wrote: > On 10/2/2017, 11:52:21 PM, R0b0t1 wrote: > > As long as your kernel has the appropriate drivers (i.e. you didn't > > include only the virtualized Xen drivers and left most of the default > > options intact) it should

Re: [gentoo-user] Linode discontinuing Xen, migrating to KVM

2017-10-04 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Monday, October 2, 2017 11:17:46 PM CEST Tanstaafl wrote: > On 10/2/2017, 4:03:37 PM, Tanstaafl wrote: > > On 10/2/2017, 2:39:51 PM, Stroller wrote: > >>> On 2 Oct 2017, at 18:30, Tanstaafl wrote: > >>> >

Re: [gentoo-user] My Gentoo and Windows don't get along on vfat

2017-09-22 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Friday, September 22, 2017 12:56:01 PM CEST Frank Steinmetzger wrote: > He guys, > > I regularly attach a friend’s external HDD to my laptop or NAS, both running > “standard” Gentoo. The main partition is fat32 formatted. On and off she > has problems mounting the drive, usually after I had it

Re: [gentoo-user] Sendmail confused by network change

2017-09-20 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Wednesday, September 20, 2017 6:50:54 PM CEST Bas Zoutendijk wrote: > Dear John, > > On Wed 20 Sep 2017 at 07:05:11 -0400, John Covici wrote: > > Restarting sendmail seems fine with me, if you want to have something > > that works everywhere, why not get a domain name from ddns or > >

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Unlocking Plasma desktop in Gentoo without systemd

2017-09-13 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Tuesday, September 12, 2017 2:13:32 PM CEST Michael Palimaka wrote: > On 09/12/2017 05:04 AM, Daniel Frey wrote: > > According to a comment in the bug, you can try to figure out which > > session it is (ck-list-sessions) and look for the X11 display property > > set. This will not work (or

Re: [gentoo-user] Rename /dev/nvme0n1 to /dev/sda

2017-09-04 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 4 September 2017 17:00:30 GMT+02:00, Grant wrote: >>> My new laptop uses /dev/nvme0n1 instead of /dev/sda which >conflicts >>> with the script I use to manage about 12 similar laptops running >>> Gentoo. Is there a udev method for renaming the disk that will

Re: [gentoo-user] Rename /dev/nvme0n1 to /dev/sda

2017-09-03 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 3 September 2017 20:11:51 GMT+02:00, "Canek Peláez Valdés" wrote: >On Sun, Sep 3, 2017 at 7:59 PM, Grant wrote: >> >> >> My new laptop uses /dev/nvme0n1 instead of /dev/sda which >conflicts >> >> with the script I use to manage about 12 similar laptops

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: High resolution on a 13 inch screen

2017-09-01 Thread J. Roeleveld
On Friday, September 1, 2017 7:28:48 PM CEST Mart Raudsepp wrote: > Ühel kenal päeval, R, 01.09.2017 kell 10:16, kirjutas Grant: > > > My laptop's 13" screen has a native resolution of 3200x1800 which > > > makes everything crazy small on-screen. Is there a good method for > > > telling Xorg or

Re: [gentoo-user] Failed to load driver: Nouveau

2017-08-29 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 29 August 2017 15:22:02 GMT+02:00, IceAmber wrote: >here is the outputs > >iceamber@localhost:~ $ LIBGL_DEBUG=verbose glxgears >libGL: OpenDriver: trying /usr/lib64/dri/tls/nouveau_dri.so >libGL: OpenDriver: trying /usr/lib64/dri/nouveau_dri.so >nvc0_screen_create:944 -

Re: [gentoo-user] Simplest NTP client for standalone system?

2017-08-29 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 29 August 2017 14:52:45 GMT+02:00, Stroller wrote: >Hello, > >Any recommendations for a simple NTP client? > >I was surprised to find the clock wrong when I logged into one of my >systems today. > >On another system I have net-misc/ntp installed. On it I have:

Re: [gentoo-user] Easiest way to block domains?

2017-08-29 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 29 August 2017 08:53:16 GMT+02:00, Walter Dnes <waltd...@waltdnes.org> wrote: >On Tue, Aug 29, 2017 at 05:41:53AM +, J. Roeleveld wrote > >> Look into proxy servers. >> I think privoxy should be able to do the trick. > > Looking at the /usr/portage/net-proxy

Re: [gentoo-user] Easiest way to block domains?

2017-08-29 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 29 August 2017 08:53:16 GMT+02:00, Walter Dnes <waltd...@waltdnes.org> wrote: >On Tue, Aug 29, 2017 at 05:41:53AM +, J. Roeleveld wrote > >> Look into proxy servers. >> I think privoxy should be able to do the trick. > > Looking at the /usr/portage/net-proxy

Re: [gentoo-user] Easiest way to block domains?

2017-08-28 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 29 August 2017 07:38:42 GMT+02:00, Walter Dnes wrote: > I'm running a Core2-duo desktop from 2008 with 3 gigs of ram. I want >to run it into the ground, not throw it away while it's still >functional. With Gentoo optimization, pluse using ICEWM, it's >generally

Re: [gentoo-user] initial compile time

2017-08-28 Thread J. Roeleveld
On 28 August 2017 20:37:30 GMT+02:00, allan gottlieb wrote: >On Mon, Aug 28 2017, Alan McKinnon wrote: > >> I forgot to mention there are things that /significantly/ improve >> compile times. Top of the list is /var/tmp/portage on tmpfs. > >Does this mean that, if the build

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