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

2018-11-08 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 07.11.18 um 10:45 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > Am 07.11.18 um 10:42 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >> Am 12.09.18 um 10:15 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >>> Am 12.09.18 um 10:09 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >>> >>>> seems I have been cautiou

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

2018-11-07 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 07.11.18 um 10:42 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > Am 12.09.18 um 10:15 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >> Am 12.09.18 um 10:09 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >> >>> seems I have been cautious so far to keep sys-fs/multipath-tools at >>> version 0.5.0-r1 from 2016

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

2018-11-07 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 12.09.18 um 10:15 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > Am 12.09.18 um 10:09 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > >> seems I have been cautious so far to keep sys-fs/multipath-tools at >> version 0.5.0-r1 from 2016 >> >> portage would update to stable 0.6.4-r1 &

Re: [gentoo-user] TLSv1.3 with apache?

2018-10-30 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 30.10.18 um 13:01 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: Is that possible with gentoo already? Simply adding "SSLProtocol TLSv1.3" to my vhost did not work out here, pls point me to some info, thanks ;-) Ah, I see, only with >=openssl-1.1.1, correct? I will simply wait

[gentoo-user] TLSv1.3 with apache?

2018-10-30 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Is that possible with gentoo already? Simply adding "SSLProtocol TLSv1.3" to my vhost did not work out here, pls point me to some info, thanks ;-)

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

2018-09-14 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
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 https://www.thegeekdiary.com/beginners-guide-to-device-mapper-dm-multipathing/ I use multipath from a SAS-controller to a

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

2018-09-14 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
phew, that much feedback, thanks to all! got to work through this and test things

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

2018-09-12 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 12.09.18 um 10:09 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: seems I have been cautious so far to keep sys-fs/multipath-tools at version 0.5.0-r1 from 2016 portage would update to stable 0.6.4-r1 and maybe that would help creating /dev/sdX with a newer kernel as well (instead of that flapping

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

2018-09-12 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 12.09.18 um 09:43 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: I see a multipath.conf on the system, will try to understand that. Another thing I just noticed: seems I have been cautious so far to keep sys-fs/multipath-tools at version 0.5.0-r1 from 2016 portage would update to stable 0.6.4-r1

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

2018-09-12 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 11.09.18 um 12:54 schrieb Mick: Probably because you need a later version of gcc to compile the newer kernel with. I already installed gcc-6.4.0 and 7.3.0 some times ago. These should be modern enough? CONFIG_EXT4_FS_SECURITY=y CONFIG_EXT4_FS_POSIX_ACL=y in my kernel ;-) Have you

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

2018-09-12 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
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, enabled these flags and compiled ... but the lpfc module didn't detect the SAN devices correctly, so I switched back to 4.1.15

[gentoo-user] logging my activity for audits

2018-09-11 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
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 inside the VMs there is another topic ... I realize that right now). Is there a

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

2018-09-11 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 11.09.18 um 11:48 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: Right now I always get this when I run "make bzImage" ( # make bzImage   CHK include/config/kernel.release   CHK include/generated/uapi/linux/version.h   CHK include/generated/utsrelease.h   CC  kernel/bound

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

2018-09-11 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
I got the job to admin a gentoo server that was configured and setup by a former admin. No surprise that it is outdated ... It runs with profile "hardened/linux/amd64" and kernel 4.1.15-gentoo-r1 That kernel does not have the necessary flags enabled to support EXT4 ACLs ... At first I

Re: [gentoo-user] Backup questions

2018-08-14 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 09.08.18 um 18:52 schrieb Wols Lists: > May I suggest using btrfs for your backup drive? I like btrbk: https://github.com/digint/btrbk I run btrfs as main filesystem on 3 systems (2 laptops, 1 main desktop) and so far I am not looking back. -> btrbk snapshots to local subvolumes ("time

[gentoo-user] Samba and PAM: missing /lib64/security/pam_smbpass.so

2018-06-15 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
While I am at my upgrade, I also see that a PAM library is missing now: PAM unable to dlopen(/lib64/security/pam_smbpass.so): /lib64/security/pam_smbpass.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory net-fs/samba has been compiled with USE="pam", does someone know where to get

[gentoo-user] latest glibc, nsswitch.conf on samba domain members

2018-06-15 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
glibc-2.26 tells me to edit my nsswitch.conf: https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Glibc_2.26_porting_notes/nsswitch.conf_in_glibc-2.26 "add files entry" - unfortunately this overlaps with an upgrade of a samba-domain-member server, I got the job to upgrade it from 3.6.25 to a 4.5.x Now I am unsure

Re: [gentoo-user] QEMU: windows guest crashing

2018-06-12 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2018-06-07 um 09:33 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > Am 2018-05-30 um 17:06 schrieb Marko Weber: >> hello, >> >> Am 2018-05-30 12:09, schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >>> Am 2018-05-30 um 10:46 schrieb Bill Kenworthy: >>>> error messages? - I get th

Re: [gentoo-user] QEMU: windows guest crashing

2018-06-07 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2018-05-30 um 17:06 schrieb Marko Weber: > hello, > > Am 2018-05-30 12:09, schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >> Am 2018-05-30 um 10:46 schrieb Bill Kenworthy: >>> error messages? - I get this happening sometimes from the oom killer >>> when the server runs out

Re: [gentoo-user] QEMU: windows guest crashing

2018-05-30 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2018-05-30 um 10:46 schrieb Bill Kenworthy: > error messages? - I get this happening sometimes from the oom killer > when the server runs out of memory - semi-random (usually  but not > always the same vm) And the VM itself idles at 1,8 GB RAM used right now.

Re: [gentoo-user] QEMU: windows guest crashing

2018-05-30 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2018-05-30 um 10:46 schrieb Bill Kenworthy: > On 30/05/18 15:52, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: >> maybe someone has hit that as well: >> >> https://bugs.gentoo.org/656886 >> >> bug report at redhat is from yesterday (!) >> >> - >> >>

[gentoo-user] QEMU: windows guest crashing

2018-05-30 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
maybe someone has hit that as well: https://bugs.gentoo.org/656886 bug report at redhat is from yesterday (!) - That windows guest is shutting down and/or crashing now and then. Same QEMU/libvirt combo at another site runs >20 VMs without problems. I'd be happy to find some workaround or fix

[gentoo-user] net-fs/samba: USE-flags for domain member server

2018-01-24 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
I am running a gentoo server with net-fs/samba-4.6.12 as domain member server in an Active Directory domain with 2 Debian 9.3 servers running samba-4.6.12 as well. We see issues like all the smbd-sessions stopping to work and I am trying to find the reason. What USE-flags do you gentoo-users

Re: [gentoo-user] New profile 17: How urgent is the rebuild of world technically?

2017-12-05 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-12-04 um 21:21 schrieb Michael Orlitzky: > Once the profile is deprecated (not yet), you've got six months. > > Keep in mind that a profile isn't actually all that complicated. It > consists mainly of a few small text files, and can likely be copied > locally just like you would with an

Re: [gentoo-user] New profile 17: How urgent is the rebuild of world technically?

2017-12-04 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 12/03/2017 03:30 AM, Michael Orlitzky wrote: > However, you can delay switching to the new profile for a while. For how long? eselect news item tells me: "Please migrate away from the 13.0 profiles within the six weeks after GCC 6.4.0 has been stabilized on your architecture. The 13.0

Re: [gentoo-user] gentoo on SSD

2017-09-27 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
aside from that you might want to specify a different IO scheduler for the SSD, I do that via udev rules like: # 60-sched.rules # set deadline scheduler for non-rotating disks ACTION=="add|change", KERNEL=="sd[a-z]", ATTR{queue/rotational}=="0", ATTR{queue/scheduler}="deadline" # set cfq

Re: [gentoo-user] Wayland - too early to try?

2017-07-11 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-07-11 um 13:37 schrieb Rasmus Thomsen: > Hello, > > I use GNOME with Wayland for some time and I actually didn't notice that > I switched until I tried to get synergy working ( mouse sharing > software, which only works on X ), seems like GDM automatically chose > Wayland since some

Re: [gentoo-user] Samba patching?

2017-05-29 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-05-29 um 22:36 schrieb Mart Raudsepp: > Ühel kenal päeval, E, 29.05.2017 kell 22:12, kirjutas Stefan G. > Weichinger: >> how do we gentoo-users handle CVE-2017-7494 ? > > You upgrade to the version including the fix. 4.5.10, that is. > https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug

[gentoo-user] Samba patching?

2017-05-29 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
how do we gentoo-users handle CVE-2017-7494 ?

Re: [gentoo-user] sg_map etc

2017-03-02 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-03-02 um 13:41 schrieb Bill Kenworthy: > try lshw to get that info: we had that already in the other leg of the thread doesn't work for me: # lshw -c disk *-disk:0 description: SCSI Disk physical id: 0.0.0 bus info: scsi@1:0.0.0 logical name: /dev/sda

Re: [gentoo-user] sg_map etc

2017-03-02 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-03-01 um 22:42 schrieb Daniel Frey: > I'm not sure how the sg? -> sd? mapping is supposed to work. I find it > odd that there seems to be two nodes reported for each sd? entry. > However, this could be the way the controller driver reports it to the > kernel... > >> 07:01.0 SCSI storage

Re: [gentoo-user] sg_map etc

2017-03-02 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-03-01 um 23:21 schrieb Bill Kenworthy: > Is there actually a disk on that interface? - I have a system where one > sdx allocated to an unused sata port with nothing attached - it returns > similar information to yours above - check the other entries. I checked them, sure. to me it seems

Re: [gentoo-user] sg_map etc

2017-03-01 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-03-01 um 16:49 schrieb Daniel Frey: >> Have you tried `lsblk -O`? >> >> Dan >> > > Well, I forgot how much info that barfs out. > > Try `lsblk -o name,model,serial` instead. nice one, thanks. But the shown serials don't match the serials on the disk(s) :-( I also tried "-O" and

Re: [gentoo-user] sg_map etc

2017-03-01 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-03-01 um 15:42 schrieb Neil Bothwick: > Never hurts to try the low hanging fruit first :) > > Have you tried lshw? did so right now: *-disk:2 description: SCSI Disk physical id: 0.2.0 bus info: scsi@1:0.2.0

Re: [gentoo-user] sg_map etc

2017-03-01 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-03-01 um 14:39 schrieb Neil Bothwick: > On Wed, 1 Mar 2017 14:04:45 +0100, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > >> and I would like to know which hard disk (vendor, serial) each >> /dev/sdX is. > > hdparm -i /dev/sdX # hdparm -i /dev/sdi /dev/sdi: SG_IO: bad/missing

[gentoo-user] sg_map etc

2017-03-01 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
could someone help me out? I have this software-raid: md3 : active raid6 sdi1[8] sdh1[6] sdg1[4] sdf1[5] sde1[3] sdd1[2] sdc1[0] 4391334912 blocks level 6, 64k chunk, algorithm 2 [8/6] [U_U_] [>] recovery = 22.8% (167386900/731889152) finish=196.6min

Re: [gentoo-user] Firefox : tab grouping

2017-02-11 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-02-10 um 00:32 schrieb Dale: > That wouldn't handle the number of open tabs I have here. Not even > close. There are times where I have close to and even exceeding 200 > tabs open. I use the group add-on to sort them into groups. Depending > on what I'm into at the time, or looking

Re: [gentoo-user] gentoo portage on github - using fork as local overlay

2017-01-14 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-01-14 um 20:00 schrieb Alarig Le Lay: [stefangweichinger-gentoo] location = /usr/local/portage masters = gentoo sync-type = git sync-uri = https://github.com/stefangweichinger/gentoo.git auto-sync = no I think you have a publickey specified for your repo to push on it. A simple

[gentoo-user] gentoo portage on github - using fork as local overlay

2017-01-14 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
I recently suggested ebuilds on bugs.gentoo.org and was advised to generate a PR (=pull request) against the gentoo portage repo on github: https://github.com/gentoo/gentoo ok, I forked that repo, did my changes within a local copy (clone) of my repo .. etc etc So far I understand things,

Re: [gentoo-user] samba as AD DC on gentoo

2017-01-05 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2017-01-05 um 07:42 schrieb J. Roeleveld: >> I am still using using samba3 for my NAS. >> Samba4 has been planned for a while, but with it wanting it's own LDAP and >> tree layout, I have a few more things to organise. >> >> Other projects keep getting a higher priority. > > Scratch that. > I

[gentoo-user] samba as AD DC on gentoo

2017-01-04 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Do people here run samba-4.x AD DCs on gentoo? If yes, pls let me know of any traps or so. Yes, I read the wiki ;-) I currently prepare the migration of an old NT4-based domain (on a samba-PDC, gentoo) to AD (other physical box, gentoo as well). Did something similar last week (but with debian

Re: [gentoo-user] UDEV rule problem

2016-11-14 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2016-11-14 um 15:31 schrieb Helmut Jarausch: Hi, I have two external USB3 hard disk enclosures. They have the same vendor, model and the same serial number (unfortunately). Vendor, model and serial occur in the usb-subsystem only. Since the hard drives within theses enclosures have

Re: [gentoo-user] Keep alive within SSH session

2016-07-19 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2016-07-17 um 16:02 schrieb Mick: If I continue to run (router) commands on the terminal, while the debugging is running, the SSH time out is postponed. What do you suggest I try on an SSH terminal from my PC to keep running recurring commands after I have connected to the router? I will

Re: [gentoo-user] gnome 3 and wifi credentials

2016-06-22 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2016-06-22 um 20:42 schrieb Canek Peláez Valdés: Stefan, could you please show us the contents of /etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf? In the early stages of systemd's integration in Gentoo, it was necessary to disable some plugins that tried to set /etc/conf.d/network as configuration

Re: [gentoo-user] gnome 3 and wifi credentials

2016-06-22 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2016-06-22 um 06:50 schrieb J. García: Apparently they are stored in the gnome-keyring if you set up the conection to 'Store the password for this user' when using nm-applet, but stored in /etc/NewtorkManager/system-connections/ as plain text when you select 'all users may connect to this

Re: [gentoo-user] gnome 3 and wifi credentials

2016-06-21 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2016-06-21 um 23:03 schrieb Canek Peláez Valdés: > Go to the network settings, and set the wireless connection as "shared > with other users". Then it will appear in > /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections. > > If you don't want to share the connection with other users, do something like >

Re: [gentoo-user] gnome 3 and wifi credentials

2016-06-21 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2016-06-21 um 12:05 schrieb Tom H: > On Tue, Jun 21, 2016 at 3:57 AM, Stefan G. Weichinger <li...@xunil.at> wrote: >> >> Does anyone have a pointer to where Gnome 3 (3.20 in my case) stores my >> wifi credentials? >> >> I would love to sync that over to

[gentoo-user] gnome 3 and wifi credentials

2016-06-21 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Does anyone have a pointer to where Gnome 3 (3.20 in my case) stores my wifi credentials? I would love to sync that over to my new laptop without re-entering PSKs at customers.

Re: [gentoo-user] owncloud 9.0.1 - calendars missing

2016-05-10 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2016-05-10 um 14:30 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > > did someone else hit this: > > https://github.com/owncloud/core/pull/23480 > > https://github.com/owncloud/core/issues/22988 > > I am fiddling with 9.0.1 now to fix the calendars without downgrade :-( > >

[gentoo-user] owncloud 9.0.1 - calendars missing

2016-05-10 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
did someone else hit this: https://github.com/owncloud/core/pull/23480 https://github.com/owncloud/core/issues/22988 I am fiddling with 9.0.1 now to fix the calendars without downgrade :-( anyone fixed this for gentoo already??

[gentoo-user] unstable samba-4.x, NT4 style domain

2016-03-22 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Yesterday I hit samba bug id 11538 at a customer. https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=11538 We still run stable samba-3.6.25 on gentoo there, with a basic NT4-style domain. Simple use case, just users/passwords, no logon scripts, no server based profiles ... Now I consider upgrading to

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2016-01-04 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 12/30/2015 11:16 PM, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > right now gcc rebuilds itself, some more packages to re-emerge, load at > around 7.5, system usable, audio stream without a hickup. # genlop -t thunderbird * mail-client/thunderbird Mon Jan 4 22:55:49 2016 >>> mail-cli

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Gcc 5.3

2016-01-01 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 12/26/2015 06:44 AM, Paul Colquhoun wrote: > Yes, using gcc-5.3.0 to recompile 5.3.0 with +jit worked. Doing the same right now. Does JIT make any difference yet when I recompile something with a JIT-enabled gcc? Does any code in current gentoo actually use that already?

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-30 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 12/15/2015 03:02 PM, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > Am 2015-12-13 um 13:05 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >> Am 2015-12-13 um 12:50 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: >>> If I pull the mouse down to the bottom of the screen the desktop snaps >>> into correct place. For

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-30 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 12/30/2015 08:00 PM, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > Would using gcc-5.x make a noticeable difference? Well, while you all are preparing to reply ... ;-) ... I simply went for it. unmasked gcc-5.3.0, compiled it, and then recompiled @system and the kernel ("make localmodconfig"

Re: [gentoo-user] snapshots?

2015-12-30 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 12/30/2015 10:14 PM, lee wrote: > Hi, > > soon I'll be replacing the system disks and will copy over the existing > system to the new disks. I'm wondering how much merit there would be in > being able to make snapshots to be able to revert back to a previous > state when updating software or

Re: [gentoo-user] btrfs strategies (wasHard drive noise)

2015-12-20 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 20.12.2015 um 08:40 schrieb J. Roeleveld: > These new filesystems should really be handed control of the entire disk as > they already include LVM-like functionality. > You can create subvolumes and limit those to different sizes if you so desire. > > When using an additional layer between

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-15 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-12-13 um 13:05 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: Am 2015-12-13 um 12:50 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: If I pull the mouse down to the bottom of the screen the desktop snaps into correct place. found this: https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-p-7800470.html the module option is now

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-13 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-12-11 um 10:33 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > Am 10.12.2015 um 19:52 schrieb waltd...@waltdnes.org: > >>> Do I have to set that variable then (in make.conf?) ? >> >> Yes, you should. While you're at it, you can remove the corresponding >> flags from

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-13 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-12-13 um 12:50 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > If I pull the mouse down to the bottom of the screen the desktop snaps > into correct place. found this: https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-p-7800470.html the module option is now "enable_ips=0" ... but this doesn't work for me so far.

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-13 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-12-13 um 11:39 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > Right now I am fiddling with getting Gnome installed and running. I have X starting now. gdm as well, but with problems: the mouse somehow pulls a "curtain" up and down ... so the display is not correct. The lower part is one

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-11 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 10.12.2015 um 19:52 schrieb waltd...@waltdnes.org: >> Do I have to set that variable then (in make.conf?) ? > > Yes, you should. While you're at it, you can remove the corresponding > flags from the USE= variable. I don't know if they're honored by > portage any longer. I assume you

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-09 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-12-09 um 21:42 schrieb Alan McKinnon: > Did you get an SSD as well? sure. I even look for the PCIe variant (just contacted my dealer for this option ... forgot in the first place). I am on SSDs for years now on desktop and laptops. > It's one of the biggest performance improvements you

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-09 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-12-09 um 22:49 schrieb Alan McKinnon: > Sounds like you're all set to use that i7 to it's fullest :-) most of my work is terminal stuff ... and email the i7-2600 does that as well, if we are honest! I will give the i7-2xxx to someone with a way older CPU ... so it all works out in a

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-09 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-12-02 um 23:13 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > > I consider buying a new machine for my office in december. > > The intel core-i7-6xxx look interesting to me, although the plain CPU > performance isn't that much better than my plain old i7-2600 when I look > at cpunbe

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-09 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 10.12.2015 um 05:50 schrieb waltd...@waltdnes.org: > CFLAGS="-O2 -march=native -fomit-frame-pointer -pipe -fno-unwind-tables > -fno-asynchronous-unwind-tables" > > That's what I use, except for cross-compiling. For an explanation of > the "unwind" flags, see thread... >

Re: [gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-09 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 Am 09.12.2015 um 23:44 schrieb Mick: > On Wednesday 09 Dec 2015 20:39:30 Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: >> Ordered today. Looking forward .. It will be triple-boot: gentoo, >> fedora, win10 (as I paid for it) > > If you bought

[gentoo-user] OT: i7-6700, anyone already?

2015-12-02 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
I consider buying a new machine for my office in december. The intel core-i7-6xxx look interesting to me, although the plain CPU performance isn't that much better than my plain old i7-2600 when I look at cpunbenchmark.net I assume the overall package makes more difference: DDR4-RAM, etc etc

[gentoo-user] mdadm RAIDs on 4k drives etc

2015-11-26 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
I know, there is a linux-raid-ML ;-) I unsubscribed there a few months ago. What I would like to discuss and ask here: Is it problematic to have both 512-byte- and 4k-sector-drives in one RAID array? I have that case at a customer where the partition map was copied over (sfdisk -d) from an old

Re: [gentoo-user] Mysteriously dismounting partition

2015-10-27 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 26.10.2015 um 15:47 schrieb Peter Humphrey: > I keep the portage tree under /usr-bits. > > # dmesg | grep sdb3 > [1.753508] sdb: sdb1 sdb2 sdb3 sdb4 < sdb5 sdb6 sdb7 sdb8 sdb9 > > [4.833460] EXT4-fs (sdb3): mounted filesystem with ordered data mode. > Opts: > (null) > [

Re: [gentoo-user] kernel panick in 4.2.1 from gentoo-sources

2015-10-08 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 08.10.2015 um 03:10 schrieb Rich Freeman: > Gentoo-sources keywording tends to lag a bit, though I thought they > were going to change that. I tend to just keep my own git clone of > the kernel tree and checkout from tags. I never really understood what difference the gentoo-patches make.

Re: [gentoo-user] [solved] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-10-06 um 19:51 schrieb Neil Bothwick: > On Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:33:26 +0200, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > >> Is the step from gummiboot to bootctl problematic? > > sed s/gummiboot/bootctl everywhere > > It's the same program with a different name, so just run b

Re: [gentoo-user] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-10-06 um 09:28 schrieb Neil Bothwick: > I did have a problem enlarging the ESP when I tried a while ago, it > just wouldn't boot so I ended up deleting and recreating it. I will do that on the SSD, yes. >> Right now I just have to retry: clone the hdd to the ssd then >> restart the

Re: [gentoo-user] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-10-06 um 02:47 schrieb Jc García: >> long story short: it failed. > > I tried to do this (getting more space for kernels in the EFI > partitions) some days ago, and failed on my first try also, I went the > easy way backing up what I had and deleting, remaking the partition > using

Re: [gentoo-user] [solved] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-10-06 um 22:40 schrieb Neil Bothwick: > On Tue, 6 Oct 2015 20:15:49 +0200, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > >> phew, all that work to resize the ESP from 300M -> 500M. I could >> have cleaned up old kernels from ESP manually for years instead >> with that energy/t

Re: [gentoo-user] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-10-06 um 09:45 schrieb Neil Bothwick: > On Tue, 6 Oct 2015 09:35:40 +0200, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > >>> How about btrfs send/receive? I've never used them but used >>> the equivalent with ZFS and it was simple to do. >> >> I think "btrfs-r

Re: [gentoo-user] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-10-06 um 10:05 schrieb Neil Bothwick: >> I just have to find out how to keep the UUID to keep the copy >> booting etc > > Just run bootctl/gummiboot install after repartitioning to pick up > the new UUID. fstab has to be edited as well (in my case for 2 distros), I wanted to avoid all

Re: [gentoo-user] [solved] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 06.10.2015 19:59, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > Did you unmerge gummiboot as well? > (os-prober has to leave as well .. left over from grub) ok. removed gummiboot from ESP via efibootmgr and cleaned up messy entries. Now the box boots 3 OSes via UEFI ... with bootctl coming from the s

Re: [gentoo-user] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-10-06 um 14:32 schrieb Rich Freeman: > On Tue, Oct 6, 2015 at 3:52 AM, Stefan G. Weichinger <li...@xunil.at> wrote: >> Am 2015-10-06 um 09:45 schrieb Neil Bothwick: >>> On Tue, 6 Oct 2015 09:35:40 +0200, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: >>> >>>>&g

Re: [gentoo-user] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-10-06 um 14:50 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: > I do a plain rsync into a new btrfs on the ssd now stupid me. this does NOT copy the subvols over as I assumed. I tried to rsync the root-subvol ... but there are no subvols created by rsync.

Re: [gentoo-user] [solved] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 06.10.2015 15:00, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > stupid me. this does NOT copy the subvols over as I assumed. > > I tried to rsync the root-subvol ... but there are no subvols created by > rsync. Ok, done so far. I took the btrfs-replace road with the risk ... I had to use "

[gentoo-user] resizing EFI partition, btrfs context

2015-10-05 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Hello, gentoo-users, today I wanted to resize my EFI-partition sda1. It was on my SSD which had roughly this layout: sda1300MEFI System sda2~460G linux fs -> btrfs sda3~4G swap This is a dualboot setup with Gentoo and Fedora (in fact triple-boot as there's some MS

Re: [gentoo-user] BTRFS problem? [WAS Quick check on net-print/hplip-3.14.10]

2015-09-19 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-09-18 um 23:58 schrieb Mick: >> The main reason for doing a scrub is to detect latent issues, and >> if you have redundancy that means you can auto-correct them >> today, rather than discovering them a month from now when the >> drive containing the only good copy fails. Even if you

Re: [gentoo-user] app-office/libreoffice-5.0.1.2 - fails

2015-09-15 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 15.09.2015 07:34, Alan McKinnon wrote: > On 14/09/2015 23:25, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: >> >> can't emerge that new unstable libreoffice >> >> updated everything(?) possibly needed, used stable gcc ... no way. >> >> I don't want to spam the l

[gentoo-user] [solved] app-office/libreoffice-5.0.1.2

2015-09-15 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 15.09.2015 08:49, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > I will retry a build and show you parts of the log. Something in my merging history seems to have solved it now. Merged OK today, sorry for the noise. [I] app-office/libreoffice Available versions: 4.4.4.3 4.4.5.2 **4.4. (~)5.0.

[gentoo-user] app-office/libreoffice-5.0.1.2 - fails

2015-09-14 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
can't emerge that new unstable libreoffice updated everything(?) possibly needed, used stable gcc ... no way. I don't want to spam the list with the build.log and I can't find a matching bug at b.g.o. Anyone successful here already?

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: new computer : any advice ?

2015-09-09 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 09.09.2015 21:35, Jeremi Piotrowski wrote: > tldr: don't buy a dedicated gpu just because you read something on a > mailing list ;) yep :-)

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: new computer : any advice ?

2015-09-09 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 09.09.2015 20:01, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > Digging up that thread now somewhere ... Ah, I even participated then ;-) AFAI understand gcc-5 should compile faster? And generate faster code in some cases? looking at genlop -t I can't really spot speedups in the last months. With gcc-5.

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: new computer : any advice ?

2015-09-09 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-09-09 um 04:20 schrieb James: I have posted several links on the subject previously [1]; here's one [2]. [..] If you can afford it, get a mobo that supports DDR-4. Right now the AMD-HBM Fury-X is the video card with the highest bandwidth for a memory buss on a video card, if you can

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: new computer : any advice ?

2015-09-08 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-09-08 um 17:32 schrieb James: > So I'm not really pushing any sort of hardware. But things are changing > with gcc-5.x could you detail this a bit? Does it need less RAM or what? I also consider getting a new system later this year, maybe a core-i7-6xxx or so ...

Re: [gentoo-user] git clone tricks

2015-09-04 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-09-04 um 17:51 schrieb James: hello, So I'm still learning the tricks of git.. I tried all sorts of things suggested on the net, but I cannot seem to find a way to clone this site: https://gitweb.gentoo.org/proj/gli.git/tree/ This site does not exist::

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Portage is proposing an ncurses update and I don't understand what it means

2015-09-03 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
>> I think it is an Einstein quote [..] > And Feynmann said something [..] >>> I don't think they're misnamed, the problem is in our heads. [..] tl;dr I don't care. I want to be a gentoo-USER (see name of ml). Don't get me wrong, I like fuzzing around with details etc (and most

Re: [gentoo-user] Installing BTRFS on MBR with OpenRC

2015-08-06 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-08-06 um 13:18 schrieb Rich Freeman: It isn't necessarily essential, but btrfs fi df /mnt/gentoo will show you that before the balance there are still some chunks in single mode - it seems like mkfs creates the first device and adds the second one, leaving some residual non-RAID

Re: [gentoo-user] want to upgrade 50 month old installation

2015-08-04 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 04.08.2015 um 20:30 schrieb Felix Miata: 1-I just find upgrade processes more enjoyable than inital installations and their follow-up tedium getting from defaults back to the way I like things to work. been there, done that ... several times. Loads of work but also a big chunk of learning

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: yubikeys

2015-07-22 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
On 22.07.2015 09:48, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: btw I have 2 keys at hand already, thanks. I am considering to get some of the tiny nano-keys for my thinkpads. learning and testing goes on. As I try setting this up with 2 keys on 3 physical machines, with 2 distros (fedora and gentoo) and 5

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: yubikeys

2015-07-22 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-07-20 um 01:24 schrieb walt: Congratulations. Yubikeys don't look trivial to set up. I forgot to mention that Noah (the guy from the podcast) mentioned that he has two yubikeys, set up identically, in case he loses one of them. Seems that losing the only one you have would be like

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: yubikeys

2015-07-19 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-07-19 um 00:45 schrieb walt: On Sat, 18 Jul 2015 12:21:39 +0200 Stefan G. Weichinger li...@xunil.at wrote: Does anyone (aside from Diego, as I know from his blog) use Yubico Yubikeys with Gentoo? I am especially interested in getting it to work within Gnome, to authenticate ssh

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: yubikeys

2015-07-19 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-07-19 um 08:31 schrieb Stefan G. Weichinger: Thanks. Ok, didn't yet know about that piv-tool, will build it later this day and try it. The instructions there seem to be simply taken from the yubico website: https://developers.yubico.com/yubico-piv-tool/SSH_with_PIV_and_PKCS11.html

[gentoo-user] yubikeys

2015-07-18 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Does anyone (aside from Diego, as I know from his blog) use Yubico Yubikeys with Gentoo? I am especially interested in getting it to work within Gnome, to authenticate ssh-sessions (using the smartcard feature of the Yubikey NEO). There are X howtos out there ... telling me to add udev-rules,

Re: [gentoo-user] some keyboard lag

2015-06-08 Thread Stefan G. Weichinger
Am 2015-06-08 um 20:25 schrieb J. Roeleveld: There was a similar thread here before about USB and suspend. Check that for specifics if in a hurry. Not at computer now to find the earlier email. didn't find it yet .. but no hurry at all. Apart from kernel level USB suspend. There are

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