Re: A branded USB stick as an alternative to the CD set?

2015-11-30 Thread J Sisson
Software development. :D More importantly, what can users do to make it easier for developers to write code? That is the important question to ask when a thought like this comes up. Is it more efficient of developer time for me to purchase my own usb stick and deal with it myself, or request

Re: OT: Exists some problem with dnscrypt-proxy package?

2015-09-20 Thread J Sisson
With dnscrypt-proxy running, can you resolve hostnames? dig @ -p 4553 If you can, do you have "do-not-query-localhost" set to "no" in your unbound configuration? On Sun, Sep 20, 2015 at 10:04 AM, C.L. Martinez wrote: > Hi all, > > I have

Re: best armv7 device for fw

2015-04-13 Thread J Sisson
On Apr 13, 2015 6:49 AM, Scarlett wrote: On 13/04/2015 12:25, wrote: Howdy misc, Wondering if anyone has any advice for a OpenBSD armv7 device that has. 2 gb nic (1 could be ok) builtin wifi With working networking + storage

Re: Wouldn't `daemon_enable=YES` make more sense than `daemon_flags=` in rc.conf.local?

2015-01-28 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 4:05 PM, wrote: Indeed, `daemon_flags=YES` wouldn't make any sense at all. What I'd like to see is: ntpd_enable=YES ntpd_flags=-s Considering we're talking about two different things here (one for enabling it and one for configuring

Re: openhttpd

2014-12-20 Thread J Sisson
OpenHTTPD is under active development and not part of the OpenBSD Project. I could be mistaken, but it would seem this is the wrong list? On Sat, Dec 20, 2014 at 6:33 PM, Edgar Pettijohn wrote: Is there a mailing list for openhttpd? Also all the links on

Re: Shadow TCP stacks

2014-10-17 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 9:13 AM, Ian Grant wrote: On Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 4:24 AM, Bret Lambert wrote: On Thu, Oct 16, 2014 at 02:48:22PM +0200, Martin Schr??der wrote: 2014-10-16 13:16 GMT+02:00 Kevin Chadwick The

Re: openbsdstore: enable javascript and buy something or gtfo

2014-10-03 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Oct 3, 2014 at 9:53 AM, ludovic coues wrote: 2014-10-03 16:09 GMT+02:00 In my browser of choice, configured sensibly, this is all that can be seen at and | The OpenBSD Store | If you have JavaScript

Re: openbsdstore: enable javascript and buy something or gtfo

2014-10-03 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Oct 3, 2014 at 12:01 PM, Matti Karnaattu wrote: No, you choosed that web page to visit. If the javascript contains an XMLHTTPRequest object, it can call out to a different server (than the one you are visiting) without your

Re: Question regarding hearbleed patch (002) for OpenBSD 5.5...

2014-05-08 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, May 8, 2014 at 9:03 PM, staticsafe wrote: man ldd ldd won't help with statically linked binaries. # gcc -o dynamic_test test.c # ldd dynamic_test dynamic_test: StartEnd Type Open Ref GrpRef

EdgeRouter 8 port model

2014-05-04 Thread J Sisson
I have some questions regarding the EdgeRouter 8 port (not the POE or PRO, and obviously not the LITE model, as it's already supported). I was curious if the relevant developers have had a chance to get their hands on one of these, and if so, how similar are they to the EdgeRouter LITE? I know

Re: OpenBSD packages extremely outdated?

2014-02-08 Thread J Sisson
OpenBSD ports build the base packages that are used to install, so saying packages are out of date, but ports are not is nonsense, and more likely due to running RELEASE (which doesn't get version updates backported to it). If you run CURRENT, the packages there are the latest that ports have

Re: Question about caching system

2013-06-25 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 2:42 AM, Philip Guenther wrote: First of all, a plain cache is a *poor* means of increasing availability, as it provides no guarantees. nscd does an awesome job of increasing the non-availability of user info =) I mean, it comes with an automatic

ttyV0 on sparc64 without vcc(4)?

2012-10-20 Thread J Sisson
I was reading: and noted the section about vcc. I read the vcc man page, and saw FILES /dev/ttyV[0-9a-zA-Z]. Looking at an Ultra5, I noted that ttyV0 existed (fresh install of latest snapshot + build of -CURRENT checked out yesterday).

Re: how to gain high performance with big memory

2011-11-03 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 4:24 AM, Bentley, Dain wrote: Take a look at this: Why send people to third party documentation that won't be properly

Re: GCC 4.2.4?

2011-09-15 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 4:59 PM, Jeffrey Walton wrote: I sometimes wonder about the whole free software, free beer thing. Its kind of like trying to figure out how US politicians claim to balance a budget, yet the US is trillions in debt. Here's a hint: Someone is

Re: Thanks a lot to all devs of OpenBSD

2011-08-28 Thread J Sisson
On Sun, Aug 28, 2011 at 2:43 PM, Loganaden Velvindron logana...@devio.uswrote: If other BSDs worked this way, they would have been successful in attracting a larger userbase. They have the means to do it with their larger developer community. This begs the question of whether or not their

Re: If I install OpenBSD 4.9, when will I have to upgrade to 5.0?

2011-07-11 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Jul 11, 2011 at 6:25 AM, lancebaynes87 lancebayne...@zoho.comwrote: The worlds most secure os, and it doesn't have any docs regarding the different versions security support time. Surprisingly, people expect to use the worlds most secure OS without reading anything about it. (hint:

Re: How does OpenBSD compare to Ubuntu Server?

2011-07-11 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Jul 11, 2011 at 6:58 PM, Juan Miscaro wrote: On 7 July 2011 15:06, jirib wrote: Are you kidding? Ubuntu? Where installed daemons are running by default, where there is no command to disable shitty upstart daemons? Which daemons are those again?

Re: How does OpenBSD compare to Ubuntu Server?

2011-07-11 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Jul 11, 2011 at 7:36 PM, Andres Perera wrote: why would you install a daemon and not run it? how is it any different than X listening on localhost by default in obsd? if you install a daemon in debian/ubuntu and it listens on by default, the package isn't

Re: More softraid0 problems on current

2011-06-04 Thread J Sisson
On Sat, Jun 4, 2011 at 6:41 PM, Josh Rickmar joshua_rick...@eumx.netwrote: Thanks for the quick fix! The July 4 snapshot boots up perfectly here. Yeah, talk about a quick's available a month early! :)

Re: Like OpenBSD? Like to see new stuff happening? You really need to order a CD today :)

2011-04-21 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 4:55 PM, Paul M wrote: Just order as many as you want and bin the excess. Order 1 with your shipping address, then order N - 1 with Richard Stallman's address. Problem solved.

Re: new upper limit with BIGMEM

2011-04-04 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Apr 4, 2011 at 6:59 PM, Miod Vallat wrote: The limit of profanity comments in the kernel source code? I think this is the truly important metric here. When will this limit have to be bumped?

Re: Choosing a window manager...

2011-03-15 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, Mar 15, 2011 at 1:50 PM, marc wrote: Hi all, I'm deciding between kde, xfce, gnome, and fluxbox (in order of preference). Any experiences? Any relevant security issues on any of them? Thanks, Marc I'd suggest kde, xfce, gnome, and then fluxbox, according to your

Re: Old IPSEC bug

2010-12-17 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Dec 17, 2010 at 10:24 AM, Theo de Raadt dera...@cvs.openbsd.orgwrote: This project -- with it's limited manpower -- is going to remain deeply inconsistant at (a) realizing the impact of a bug fix and (b) making an errata available. That's the beauty of OpenBSD, though...a dev sees a

Re: symbol ( - - - - ) size mismatch, relink your program

2010-12-11 Thread J Sisson
On Sat, Dec 11, 2010 at 10:04 AM, Mihai Popescu B.S. mihai...@gmail.comwrote: I did a snapshot install and I got many warnings like this one. What could be this warning, is it about mismatch on .so files ? Was it a clean install of a snapshot or an upgrade? If upgrade, did you sysmerge and

Re: sha256 hash for /bsd

2010-12-10 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 11:29 PM, OpenBSD Geek open...@e-solutions.rewrote: So how can i proceed ? That file contains the correct sha256 for all the install sets, including bsd.

Re: sha256 hash for /bsd

2010-12-09 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 12:38 PM, OpenBSD Geek open...@e-solutions.rewrote: When i want to install an other OpenBSD Box, using my ftp i have this error : The SHA256 hash ... for bsd did not match what this bsd.rd expected. Installation are done, reboot the machine, and it stops after the PBR.

Re: sha256 hash for /bsd

2010-12-09 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 10:08 PM, OpenBSD Geek open...@e-solutions.rewrote: Yes i booted on 4.7-RELEASE CD. And want to install with my files located on my FTP (*.tgz,site47.tgz). But i have an error in sha256 Hash for my /bsd (ftp) Any idea ? If it's different from the sha256 on bsd from

Re: suggestion for a new/additional OpenBSD release media option

2010-11-01 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 11:11 AM, Michal wrote: You can have CD's with multiple types of OS and you have a choice screen. MS MSDN CD's often have different versions; server OS cd's have web, stranded and enterprise and you just get a choice screen. But again, its all

Re: Tips of bash on command substitution ?

2010-10-26 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 9:02 AM, Aaron Lewis the.warl0ck.1...@gmail.comwrote: Hi, Suppose last command was cd cd , and i've remembered that it could be replaced to ls ls simply with ^cd^ls^ , but only first entry was replaced , thus i finally got ls cd But i want ls ls , anyway to

Re: ports/root/make install

2010-10-21 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Oct 21, 2010 at 12:20 PM, Jay K wrote: ssh r...@localhost cd `pwd` make install From man mk.conf: SUDO Command run by make(1) when doing certain operations requiring root privileges (e.g. the

Re: insecure scheduler in OpenBSD 4.7

2010-10-12 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 5:09 PM, Dmitry-T wrote: dd only example. Look around: Linux, Mac OS X, FreeBSD... why defend a design error? Because Linux/Mac OS X/FreeBSD are the yardsticks that all Unix systems must measure up to, right?

Re: Trouble with FTP install on virtual machine

2010-09-16 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 1:03 PM, wrote: I would welcome further suggestions anyone cares to offer. Is something stopping you from using install48.iso to install? I know that doesn't solve the problem, but at

Re: blank virtual consoles, blank screen after exiting X11

2010-09-10 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Sep 6, 2010 at 1:25 PM, Chris Palmer wrote: 11:23 /usr/src/usr.bin/mg ; diff -u theo.c.orig theo.c --- theo.c.orig Mon Sep 6 11:23:44 2010 +++ theo.c Mon Sep 6 11:23:13 2010 @@ -159,7 +159,8 @@ I'm not very reliable, I don't like control,

Re: Dhcp client problem

2010-08-11 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 12:08 PM, wolk wrote: I installed openbsd 4.7, during installation i get ip address( snip After reboot my new openbsd can't get address from server Same problem here. I have two machines at home that act the same. Those machines are

Re: UTF-8

2010-08-05 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Aug 5, 2010 at 10:15 PM, Marco Peereboom wrote: Easy! vim BSD mutt 7 bit no controversy at all because everyone else is wrong and they know it. That looks like a good combo, yep.

Re: dual screen X

2010-07-27 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 9:22 PM, CTE wrote: Can someone do me a favor and post a Xinerama configuration for X. I've got a dual port Nvidia card and have been messing about with X configs for the last day and a half. The easiest dual route for nvidia that I've found is

Re: mount ffs as msdos, system hangs

2010-07-26 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 3:50 AM, frantisek holop wrote: so sending half-baked crappy diffs will estabilish one as a useful, non-whining member of the community, right?'re on the paid support plan? My bad. You get OpenBSD for free. That's pretty amazing, isn't it?

Re: mount ffs as msdos, system hangs

2010-07-25 Thread J Sisson
On Sun, Jul 25, 2010 at 8:01 PM, frantisek holop wrote: well done misc@, living up to your name. the bootcamp of the internet. It's better to create a crappy diff that gets rejected than whine incessantly on a mailing list that by your own admission has a reputation for being

Re: PTY allocation error

2010-07-12 Thread J Sisson
On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 2:46 PM, Leonardo Carneiro - Veltrac wrote: I ONLY run the sshd that are allowed to connect from the Internet in non-standard ports. Anyone that matters to know knows on witch port the sshd is running. Well, them and anyone who knows how to

Re: OpenBSD as a laptop OS

2010-06-18 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Jun 18, 2010 at 4:04 PM, VICTOR TARABOLA CORTIANO wrote: My question is simple, is OpenBSD convenient enough for a daily usage ? What are the experiences about that ? I use OpenBSD exclusively as an desktop and I can do everything I want. Same here. OpenBSD

Re: PF

2010-06-05 Thread J Sisson
On Sat, Jun 5, 2010 at 11:44 AM, Kleber Rocha wrote: On OpenBSD 4.7 I need to rewrite all of my old pf.conf, why this happens in the PF? This has been discussed repeatedly since pf changes hit CURRENT. Search the archives.

Re: mouse cursor keeps jumping up and left in latest snapshot

2010-06-03 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Jun 3, 2010 at 9:46 AM, Christopher Zimmermann madro...@zakweb.dewrote: Does anyone else have a similar experience? Any ides? The only idea I have is reinstalling the whole system :( I experienced the same thing yesterday. I've been working on a different machine since then because I

Re: OpenBSD 4.7 as VPN Gateway for Road Warriors, Preferred Configuration

2010-05-21 Thread J Sisson
2010/5/21 Martin Pelikan What's the preferred method in the day of OpenBSD 4.7? To search before typing? +1

Re: reporting a bug in ports/net/flow-tools?

2010-04-27 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 9:36 AM, Antti Harri wrote: You should symlink one of the pythonX.Y binaries to 'python', as post install message for python packages suggest. Regardless of the symlink issue (which should be done anyways, IMO), /bin/env doesn't exist in the default

Re: OpenBSD culture?

2010-04-16 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Apr 16, 2010 at 11:28 AM, wrote: You can actually have MANY more than 4 OS on one drive, but it does get rather complicated and not worth the effort which certainly wouldn't help here. The point was that OpenBSD requires a primary partition.

Re: OpenBSD culture?

2010-04-14 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Apr 14, 2010 at 1:19 PM, Matthias Kilian wrote: On Wed, Apr 14, 2010 at 12:38:56PM -0500, Ron McDowell wrote: Yup, nowhere in that goals page does it say anything about don't be rude to the casual users. Maybe that is why OpenBSD is so far down the list at

Re: RouterBOARD RB600A support

2010-03-23 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 2:50 PM, Otto Moerbeek wrote: If two things happen after another, it does not imply that the first caused the second. -Otto If not for correlation and causation, we wouldn't have conspiracy theories. Quit speaking the truth!

Re: softdeps enabled = poor concurrent access?

2010-02-24 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 12:02 PM, Noah McNallie wrote: it is very fast for single process tasks, but when another process would like to use the disk it seems to just let one hog everything I do believe that's Artur's response explained earlier.

Re: OpenBSD insecure OS?

2010-02-24 Thread J Sisson

Re: Postgresql and Memory Usage

2010-01-28 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 3:13 PM, Jeff Ross wrote: max_connections = 200 # pgtune wizard 2010-01-27 Silly question, but have you tried any kind of connection pooling? If you can drop max_connections down you can reduce the shared memory footprint postgresql has.

Re: The insecurity of OpenBSD

2010-01-22 Thread J Sisson
On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 8:56 PM, Zamri Besar wrote: The insecurity of OpenBSD -zamri- That's a great article...I mean, I'd rather go get shots the day after hiring a hooker instead of wearing a

Re: self educating q

2010-01-22 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Jan 22, 2010 at 9:55 AM, Ted Unangst wrote: I think it comes down to x86 doesn't do as much to save you from broken software as some other architectures. This doesn't by itself make it insecure, you need to be running insecure software too. Good thing there's a

Re: What does your environment look like?

2010-01-02 Thread J Sisson
OpenBSD-STABLE with fluxbox on my work desktop. I have a laptop with a busted LCD and keyboard, so I use it as a WinXP slave via rdesktop for running IE (checking websites, as I work in IT for a hosting company). The XP box runs in seamless mode, so fluxbox looks a bit weird with a Windows task

Re: ComixWall terminated

2009-12-11 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 6:37 PM, Eric Furman ericfur...@fastmail.netwrote: It is simple. ComixWall was a *Distribution*. It directly competes with OpenBSD. People could obtain ComixWall directly from his web site. This means *less* CD sales. CD sales are the main source of income for

Re: ComixWall terminated

2009-12-11 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 9:54 PM, wrote: This isn't about money, is about spam. Two separate issues, boss. 1) spam. Theo and the OpenBSD team own this list. Just because OpenBSD is free to use as you see fit doesn't mean the mailing lists are too. Theo said stop it, and

Re: ComixWall terminated [WAS: ComixWall 4.6 released, December 8, 2009]

2009-12-09 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 11:37 AM, Bob Beck wrote: the point is simple: * Release Announcements For things that are not OpenBSD do not belong on OpenBSD lists * In both quoted responses Theo specifically mentioned the lists and for the OP to quit posting ads. I thought the

Re: ComixWall terminated [WAS: ComixWall 4.6 released, December 8, 2009]

2009-12-09 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 1:01 PM, Christopher Zimmermann madro...@zakweb.dewrote: If this is true, it's a pity. Then comixwall just died. Theo told Soner to cease. Soner came back with if you don't tell me you were just joking, I'm going to terminate the Comixwall project. It was Soner's

Re: How to redirect output from /etc/rc.shutdown

2009-12-01 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 3:58 PM, Abel Abraham Camarillo Ojeda wrote: Or don't give to your useless staff root access... Indeed. Many problems can be solved with this simple concept.

Re: OpenBSD blog software

2009-11-18 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 07:37:48PM +0100, Bret S. Lambert wrote: On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 12:00:21PM -0600, Marco Peereboom wrote: now a wiki And before you know, it, a social networking site. I want you to be my friend on Dixonspace!!! Gotta have realtime plaintext chat for

Re: openbsd programming resources?

2009-11-13 Thread J Sisson
In terms of secure programming, The Art of Software Security Assessment: Identifying and Preventing Software Vulnerabilities, while not purely about C, is recommended on the openbsd site (Books that help section), so I purchased it. It's a really good book, and I second the recommendation on it.

Re: Ports isn't working for me...

2009-09-30 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 3:03 PM, Chris wrote: Hi, I'm using obsd4.5, following current. 4.5 is -release. 4.6 is -current. # make install === Installing php5-core-5.2.10 from /usr/ports/packages/amd64/all/ Can't install php5-core-5.2.10 because of conflicts

Re: Ports isn't working for me...

2009-09-30 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 3:40 PM, Chris wrote: What I compiled doesn't actually install, because it does not have the configure option compiled into it that I dictated. I'm not sure where it is pulling its php binary from... Read your error message: ===


2009-05-27 Thread J Sisson
On Wed, May 27, 2009 at 10:58 AM, Bob Beck wrote: Oh please. like the address coming from matters... It's *email*... You seem to have misunderstood my comment. If e-mail address A is in the set {legit, potentially spoofed}, then you have to have additional


2009-05-26 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 1:02 PM, Kevin Wilcox kevin.wil...@gmail.comwrote: 2009/5/26 Sam Fourman Jr. Sam Fourman Jr. rlz686 Now that's funny. kmw That's not *just* makes my sides hurt. To others thinking about responding: Check the


2009-05-26 Thread J Sisson
On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 10:30 PM, Ted Unangst wrote: On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 9:58 PM, J Sisson wrote: Check the OP's email address. Note that it doesn't end with or similar. doesn't end with You need

Re: Why so cool OS doesn't have vuln database?

2009-05-15 Thread J Sisson
select dmesg, custom_options from last_post.[my configuration]. 2009/5/15 Yuriy Grishin Hello! I've installed OpenBSD 4.5 on my home gateway. Random pids and critical files permission are really cool. I just confused a little bit because I haven't

Re: Why so cool OS doesn't have vuln database?

2009-05-15 Thread J Sisson
Sorry, I meant your_last_post.[your configuration]. In other words, it'd help people make recommendations if we knew the hardware you were running and what changes you'd made to the base system. On Fri, May 15, 2009 at 12:55 PM, Yuriy Grishin wrote: J

Re: Oddly high load average

2008-11-07 Thread J Sisson
On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 1:49 PM, Duncan Patton a Campbell [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ok. So considering the speed with which this patch appeared I'm going to assume there's more here than meets the eye. Just the same it looked like a sampling (when/where) issue to me. Take note of the OP's