Re: Thinking of changing DNS Service provider, looking for recommendations

2020-01-02 Thread Antonino Sidoti
Hi, I am used DuckDNS with my OpenBSD system. It works fine for me. Mind you it is for Dynamic DNS updates , not a full blown DNS Server Solution. > On 2 Jan 2020, at 11:26 pm, Jay Hart wrote: > > Hey all, and Happy New Years!!! > > I am currently using DYN.COM for DNS service. A few months

Re: Will Free Software Foundation remove the Hyperbola GNU/Linux-libre of the page that lists the GNU/Linux distributions that are entirely free as in freedom?

2020-01-02 Thread zap
Okay, troll you have had your fun. No go run along and play somewhere else. On 01/02/2020 11:32 PM, SOUL_OF_ROOT 55 wrote: > Hi Free Software Foundation! > > It is written in article "Free GNU/Linux distributions": > > "Hyperbola GNU/Linux-libre, a long-term support simplicity-focused >

Will Free Software Foundation remove the Hyperbola GNU/Linux-libre of the page that lists the GNU/Linux distributions that are entirely free as in freedom?

2020-01-02 Thread SOUL_OF_ROOT 55
Hi Free Software Foundation! It is written in article "Free GNU/Linux distributions": "Hyperbola GNU/Linux-libre, a long-term support simplicity-focused distribution based on Arch GNU/Linux." Reference: https://www.gnu.org/distros/free-distros.en.html Free Software Foundation, Hyperbola

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 11:52:03PM +0100, Marc Chantreux wrote: > > You have something like 3 lines of perl to play with ;) > > is there a todo list somewhere ? More or less in my head, with lots of subprojects progressing at any given time. - I want to retire PackageLocator and have more

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Fri, Jan 03, 2020 at 09:43:21AM +1000, Stuart Longland wrote: > On 3/1/20 8:50 am, Marc Chantreux wrote: > >> Like this thread, or worse? > > * long doesn't mean endless > > * sharing points of view is never sterile (yours is inspired by other > > ones, right?) > > I would say it's been

Re: Traffic prioritization inside VPN

2020-01-02 Thread Jordan Geoghegan
On 2020-01-02 11:13, Radek wrote: what about working directly on rsync side, specifying the maximum transfer rate? (--bwlimit option) Setting the hard transfer rate/limit on the rsync side is not what I need. I want my boxes to be able to use whole available bandwidth anytime. I mean if

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Stuart Longland
On 2/1/20 9:43 pm, Marc Chantreux wrote: > arf ... i just tried to explain were this "linenoise" bullshit came from > just in the answer i gave to frank Yes well, my point is if you want to make a piece of code incomprehensible, I don't think there is a language that will stop you. I had a

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Edgar Pettijohn
On 2020-01-02 16:52, Marc Chantreux wrote: You have something like 3 lines of perl to play with ;) is there a todo list somewhere ? find /usr/src -name '*.pm' | xargs grep XXX Shows some promising results. Edgar regards marc

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Stuart Longland
On 2/1/20 8:48 pm, Marc Espie wrote: >> I've seen some pretty ugly Python code too. > Not to beat a dead horse, but most of the python configury stuff, > including scons, is pretty shitty. Lots of really bad pseudo-OO stuf > (hey let's use that cool feature just because we can) Yeah, you won't

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Stuart Longland
On 3/1/20 8:50 am, Marc Chantreux wrote: >> Like this thread, or worse? > * long doesn't mean endless > * sharing points of view is never sterile (yours is inspired by other > ones, right?) I would say it's been highly educational. Granted, this did not get off to a good start with the "let's

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Chantreux
> You have something like 3 lines of perl to play with ;) is there a todo list somewhere ? regards marc

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Chantreux
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 02:16:52PM -0500, Daniel Jakots wrote: > On Thu, 2 Jan 2020 19:49:28 +0100, Marc Chantreux > > some endless sterile debates > Like this thread, or worse? * long doesn't mean endless * sharing points of view is never sterile (yours is inspired by other ones, right?) so

Re: Hyperbola Gnu Linux changing to Bsd

2020-01-02 Thread zap
On 01/02/2020 03:22 AM, Eric Furman wrote: > On Thu, Jan 2, 2020, at 3:09 AM, Bodie wrote: >> >> On 2.1.2020 02:56, SOUL_OF_ROOT 55 wrote: >>> Em seg, 30 de dez de 2019 00:59, SOUL_OF_ROOT 55 >>> >>> escreveu: >>> Hi! It is written in article Free GNU/Linux distributions: >

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 04:10:43PM -0500, Paul Wisehart wrote: > On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 09:12:42PM +0100, Marc Espie wrote: > > > > Here are my current guidelines for OpenBSD perl tools. > > > > Can you eleborate in greater detail? > Not really, just go read the code and ask questions. You

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Paul Wisehart
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 09:12:42PM +0100, Marc Espie wrote: > > Here are my current guidelines for OpenBSD perl tools. > Can you eleborate in greater detail?

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 02:40:25PM -0600, danieljb...@icloud.com wrote: > What if you want named parameters? (i.e. sending a hash as your > argument) > > sub m4 > { > my $self = shift; > my %args = @_; > > # and then optionally > my ($arg1, $arg2, $arg3) = @args{qw/arg1 arg2

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread danieljboyd
What if you want named parameters? (i.e. sending a hash as your argument) sub m4 { my $self = shift; my %args = @_; # and then optionally my ($arg1, $arg2, $arg3) = @args{qw/arg1 arg2 arg3/}; # or you can just use $args{arg1}, etc... } On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 09:12:42PM

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 03:24:41PM -0500, Chris Bennett wrote: > mod_perl, from reading the mailing list, looks like it will die off > before long. Lack of developers and funding and interest given all the > newer replacements. Don't even think about using mod_perl these days. Fast-cgi is the

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Chris Bennett
I don't speak Python, but from what I've read, it has some serious encoding problems compared to Perl. This is a real problem in today's world of multiple encodings. Apparently the guy writing about this is pretty hated for bringing up this serious flaw. If the problem is true, he has examples,

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 07:49:28PM +0100, Marc Chantreux wrote: > On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 10:42:54AM -0600, danieljb...@icloud.com wrote: > > I don't understand why people say that perl's flexibility is a negative. > > because sometimes, flexibility permit some endless sterile debates about > the

Re: Probable off by one in src/usr.bin/rdist/docmd.c

2020-01-02 Thread Otto Moerbeek
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 07:45:25PM +0100, Aham Brahmasmi wrote: > > Sent: Thursday, January 02, 2020 at 4:26 PM > > From: "Otto Moerbeek" > > To: "Aham Brahmasmi" > > Cc: misc@openbsd.org > > Subject: Re: Probable off by one in src/usr.bin/rdist/docmd.c > > > > On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Daniel Jakots
On Thu, 2 Jan 2020 19:49:28 +0100, Marc Chantreux wrote: > some endless sterile debates Like this thread, or worse?

Re: Traffic prioritization inside VPN

2020-01-02 Thread Radek
> what about working directly on rsync side, specifying the maximum > transfer rate? (--bwlimit option) Setting the hard transfer rate/limit on the rsync side is not what I need. I want my boxes to be able to use whole available bandwidth anytime. I mean if other services need some bandwitdh

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Chantreux
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 10:42:54AM -0600, danieljb...@icloud.com wrote: > I don't understand why people say that perl's flexibility is a negative. because sometimes, flexibility permit some endless sterile debates about the coding style. marc

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Chantreux
> I will always lean towards idiot-proofing the code. :)) fair enough. regards marc

Re: Probable off by one in src/usr.bin/rdist/docmd.c

2020-01-02 Thread Aham Brahmasmi
> Sent: Thursday, January 02, 2020 at 4:26 PM > From: "Otto Moerbeek" > To: "Aham Brahmasmi" > Cc: misc@openbsd.org > Subject: Re: Probable off by one in src/usr.bin/rdist/docmd.c > > On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 03:39:53PM +0100, Aham Brahmasmi wrote: > > > Hallo Otto, > > > > Dank je Otto for your

Re: Request for recommendation - encryption and signature for file backup

2020-01-02 Thread Claus Assmann
Maybe duplicity? It's available as package (not sure whether it does signing). -- Address is valid for this mailing list only.

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread danieljboyd
I don't understand why people say that perl's flexibility is a negative. Bad code is a negative. You can have bad or inconsistent code even in a language like python that has very rigid syntax. As long as you know perl well, you should be able to read any well-written perl code. To me, both of

Add -R alias to -r for scp(1)

2020-01-02 Thread Atticus
Second on adding an alias. I had no idea it was deprecated, and have never used -R at all... It never occurred to me to read the man page for cp. -- Byron Grobe On Thu, Jan 2, 2020, 11:57 AM Ingo Schwarze wrote: > Hi Marc, > > Marc Espie wrote on Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 11:30:35AM +0100: > > >

Re: pflog flooded with igmp queries

2020-01-02 Thread Sonic
On Thu, Jan 2, 2020 at 12:34 PM Otto Moerbeek wrote: > > Can't seem to find that specific info anywhere. > > see man pf.conf and then search for allow-opts I see that it says they are blocked, but nothing to indicate they are also automatically logged. Chris

Re: pflog flooded with igmp queries

2020-01-02 Thread Otto Moerbeek
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 12:27:40PM -0500, Sonic wrote: > On Thu, Jan 2, 2020 at 1:00 AM Sebastien Marie wrote: > > And by default, packets > > with ip-options are block-logged. > > Can't seem to find that specific info anywhere. see man pf.conf and then search for allow-opts -Otto >

Re: pflog flooded with igmp queries

2020-01-02 Thread Sonic
On Thu, Jan 2, 2020 at 12:27 PM Sonic wrote: > I used: > block proto igmp More specifically: block drop quick proto igmp as I thought "return" would simply add extra traffic to the network. Chris

Re: pflog flooded with igmp queries

2020-01-02 Thread Sonic
On Thu, Jan 2, 2020 at 1:00 AM Sebastien Marie wrote: > And by default, packets > with ip-options are block-logged. Can't seem to find that specific info anywhere. > I suppose that adding an explicit rule with allow-opts should do the trick. > depending your need (block or allow): >

Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl with Lua in the OpenBSD Base System

2020-01-02 Thread Strahil Nikolov
On January 1, 2020 2:14:03 PM GMT+02:00, Frank Beuth wrote: >On Wed, Jan 01, 2020 at 10:29:53AM +, e...@isdaq.com wrote: >>> But I don't want deeper point to get missed -- which is that if eecd >>> doesn't like the idea of regulating what the programmer can do, then >the >>> programmer has

Re: Traffic prioritization inside VPN

2020-01-02 Thread fRANz
On Thu, Jan 2, 2020 at 3:51 PM radek wrote: > I tried to do it by "catching" this traffic on [fw_rac]/[fw_krz] by specific > rules [1] and setting the lowest priority fot it. > Unfortunately it doesn't seem to work as expected. Bandwidth seems to be > shared roughly equally with other traffic

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 04:22:08PM +0100, Marc Chantreux wrote: > hello, > > > > my %user = qw( > > > login mc > > > shell /bin/zsh > > > ); > > > print $user{login}; > > > my %user = ( login => 'mc', shell => 'bin/zsh'); > > is way more readable in that case, I

Re: Hardware for Access Point on OpenBSD

2020-01-02 Thread Marcus MERIGHI
Hello, s...@spacehopper.org (Stuart Henderson), 2020.01.02 (Thu) 13:56 (CET): > On 2020-01-01, List wrote: > > I therefore need some kind of WIFI Hardware. This piece of hardware > > needs to be connected over usb. > > Do you have any suggestions or recommendations ? As far as I can see > >

Re: Probable off by one in src/usr.bin/rdist/docmd.c

2020-01-02 Thread Otto Moerbeek
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 03:39:53PM +0100, Aham Brahmasmi wrote: > Hallo Otto, > > Dank je Otto for your helpful reply. > > > Sent: Wednesday, January 01, 2020 at 3:36 PM > > From: "Otto Moerbeek" > > To: "Aham Brahmasmi" > > Cc: misc@openbsd.org > > Subject: Re: Probable off by one in

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Chantreux
hello, > > my %user = qw( > > login mc > > shell /bin/zsh > > ); > > print $user{login}; > my %user = ( login => 'mc', shell => 'bin/zsh'); > is way more readable in that case, I think, > and it does showcase what a *smart* quoting system can do. well ... i prefer

Re: Traffic prioritization inside VPN

2020-01-02 Thread infoomatic
I can recommend using queues in pf ... very simple and effective. https://man.openbsd.org/pf.conf#QUEUEING Am 02.01.20 um 15:12 schrieb radek: Hello, I have the following scenario: [box_rac][fw_rac] <--iked site-to-site--> [fw_krz]--[box_krz] [box_rac] pulls (rsync) "big data" from

Re: sending mail from wordpress

2020-01-02 Thread Edgar Pettijohn
On Jan 2, 2020 7:21 AM, Jiri B wrote: > > https://wordpress.org/plugins/post-smtp/ > This looks promising. Thanks, Edgar > j. > > On Thu, Jan 2, 2020 at 1:44 PM Stuart Henderson wrote: > > > On 2020-01-02, Edgar Pettijohn wrote: > > > I'm having trouble getting mail to go through

Traffic prioritization inside VPN

2020-01-02 Thread radek
Hello, I have the following scenario: [box_rac][fw_rac] <--iked site-to-site--> [fw_krz]--[box_krz] [box_rac] pulls (rsync) "big data" from [box_krz] through VPN. I need to put this traffic to the total background, making way for any other packets going through VPN, NICs, from/to any other

Re: Probable off by one in src/usr.bin/rdist/docmd.c

2020-01-02 Thread Aham Brahmasmi
Hallo Otto, Dank je Otto for your helpful reply. > Sent: Wednesday, January 01, 2020 at 3:36 PM > From: "Otto Moerbeek" > To: "Aham Brahmasmi" > Cc: misc@openbsd.org > Subject: Re: Probable off by one in src/usr.bin/rdist/docmd.c > > On Wed, Jan 01, 2020 at 04:02:24PM +0100, Aham Brahmasmi

Re: ownership of mailboxes with dovecot

2020-01-02 Thread Eike Lantzsch
On Wednesday, 1 January 2020 23:16:40 -03 Sean Kamath wrote: > On Dec 31, 2019, at 08:30, Roderick wrote: > > As said, I had UW imap serving system user mailboxes, and now > > cyrus imap serving virtual users. You have to decide. With > > dovecot I have no other experience than compiling it. > >

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 12:40:51PM +0100, Marc Chantreux wrote: > the quoting system > > # qw( for a list of barewords ) > my %user = qw( > login mc > shell /bin/zsh > ); > print $user{login}; I wouldn't write it that way my %user = ( login => 'mc', shell =>

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Chantreux
> Not sure about anyone else, but comparing the Python vs Perl example you > gave above, I would still say Python is the nicer-looking language. i was just saying that there is no need for yield in perl. now i can show you tons of examples to demonstrate perl code is not only more "unixish" but

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Chantreux
hello Stuart, > Heh, I've heard Perl described as executable line noise, and for sure, > it will let you write code like that. arf ... i just tried to explain were this "linenoise" bullshit came from just in the answer i gave to frank regards marc

Request for recommendation - encryption and signature for file backup

2020-01-02 Thread Aham Brahmasmi
Namaste misc, What tool(s) would you recommend to encrypt and sign a file - correctly - for backup? I possess a limited ability to read code, and I am certainly not a cryptographer. In my limited understanding, to securely backup and restore a file, the steps are: To backup: Step 1 - encrypt

Thinking of changing DNS Service provider, looking for recommendations

2020-01-02 Thread Jay Hart
Hey all, and Happy New Years!!! I am currently using DYN.COM for DNS service. A few months back they changed there payment methodology and I am now considering finding another solution. DYN charges me $5 US monthly so its not a huge financial burden. That said, if I could find a free service

Re: sending mail from wordpress

2020-01-02 Thread Jiri B
https://wordpress.org/plugins/post-smtp/ j. On Thu, Jan 2, 2020 at 1:44 PM Stuart Henderson wrote: > On 2020-01-02, Edgar Pettijohn wrote: > > I'm having trouble getting mail to go through wordpress. > > Confogure it to send by SMTP instead. (I don't use wordpress and can't > help tell you

Re: sending mail from wordpress

2020-01-02 Thread Edgar Pettijohn
On Jan 2, 2020 6:27 AM, Stuart Henderson wrote: > > On 2020-01-02, Edgar Pettijohn wrote: > > I'm having trouble getting mail to go through wordpress. > > Confogure it to send by SMTP instead. (I don't use wordpress and can't > help tell you exactly how, but it's definitely possible - search

Re: Hardware for Access Point on OpenBSD

2020-01-02 Thread Stuart Henderson
On 2020-01-01, List wrote: > Hi *, > I am currently building a home router based upon OpenBSD. > I therefore need some kind of WIFI Hardware. This piece of hardware > needs to be connected over usb. > Do you have any suggestions or recommendations ? As far as I can see > it's pretty hard to

Re: sending mail from wordpress

2020-01-02 Thread Stuart Henderson
On 2020-01-02, Edgar Pettijohn wrote: > I'm having trouble getting mail to go through wordpress. Confogure it to send by SMTP instead. (I don't use wordpress and can't help tell you exactly how, but it's definitely possible - search for e.g. "wordpress smtp authentication"). > The mail()

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Marc Espie
On Thu, Jan 02, 2020 at 07:34:22PM +1000, Stuart Longland wrote: > On 2/1/20 12:30 am, Marc Chantreux wrote: > > * the python community was unfair comparing the langages (using ugly > > perl code and nice python counterparts). instead of taking time to > > explain all the biases, perl

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Stuart Longland
On 2/1/20 12:30 am, Marc Chantreux wrote: > * the python community was unfair comparing the langages (using ugly > perl code and nice python counterparts). instead of taking time to > explain all the biases, perl community repetedly asserted that the > authors of those article were

Re: perl popularity inside openbsd community? (Re: Suggestion: Replace Perl ...)

2020-01-02 Thread Stuart Longland
On 1/1/20 9:08 pm, Marc Espie wrote: > On Tue, Dec 31, 2019 at 10:36:15PM +0100, Anders Andersson wrote: >> Of course its age is showing in some areas but in my experience, those >> things are actually still worked on, and have been fixed without major >> incompatibilities (python3 anyone?). > The

Re: sending mail from wordpress

2020-01-02 Thread Mischa
Hi Edgar, Have a look at /usr/local/share/doc/pkg-readmes/femail-chroot It will tell you everything you need to know and do. :) Mischa On 2 Jan at 06:21, Edgar Pettijohn wrote: > I'm having trouble getting mail to go through wordpress. > > I have femail installed as

Re: Hyperbola Gnu Linux changing to Bsd

2020-01-02 Thread Eric Furman
On Thu, Jan 2, 2020, at 3:09 AM, Bodie wrote: > > > On 2.1.2020 02:56, SOUL_OF_ROOT 55 wrote: > > Em seg, 30 de dez de 2019 00:59, SOUL_OF_ROOT 55 > > > > escreveu: > > > >> Hi! > >> > >> It is written in article Free GNU/Linux distributions: BLAH BLAH BLAH When are you people going to

Re: Hyperbola Gnu Linux changing to Bsd

2020-01-02 Thread Bodie
On 2.1.2020 02:56, SOUL_OF_ROOT 55 wrote: Em seg, 30 de dez de 2019 00:59, SOUL_OF_ROOT 55 escreveu: Hi! It is written in article Free GNU/Linux distributions: "If one of these distros ever does include or propose anything nonfree, that must have happened by mistake, and the