snapshot odds: mail for root and xenodm

2021-03-25 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I just installed an amd64 snapshot and spotted 2 odd things. I see there is a mail for root, but when i run mail command i get the text No mail for root. The other is I login in xenodm to use cwm for the fisrt time after install and the xenodm is restarted. Second login and future logins

Window Manager performance impact on applications

2021-03-03 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, Technically speaking, is it possible for a window manager to have a performance impact on running applications in the GUI area? Real case: i had to run firefox very fast on a fresh snapshot install, so i used the default fvwm instead of cwm. The graphical response is instant, much much

Re: baresip-gtk

2021-02-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
> How do you use baresip-gtk? If I recall correctly, all you get is an icon in the system tray bar if you have one. You can click there and get a not very rich GUI.

DHCP client always no lease message but got IP

2021-02-19 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, Most recent snaphots. amd64, DHCP client for interface is always displaying no lease . sleeping. It actually gets the IP address, but this message is always there. I tried with more routers, same thing. Thanks

Re: auto-boot

2021-01-25 Thread Mihai Popescu
That short with a metallic wire was just for quick check. It is not recommended for prolonged usage! It will block any communication on the RS232 cable. For future usage you still need a resistor.

Re: FDE disk setup instructions are misleading when installing from USB

2021-01-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
> I am therefore extremely grateful to Cullum Smith and the other "OpenBSD on a > laptop" howtos for making it feasible to get this far. Go get grateful on that blog's address and stop spamming here, please. Your point is totally wrong. Totally!

Re: auto-boot

2021-01-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
Correction: pin 3 and pin 5 must be connected.

Re: auto-boot

2021-01-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
[ ... ] That serial port is a plug (male connector), so not so easy to put resistors on it. Plug the null modem cable in it, so you will get a socket (female connector) on the other. Grab the socket from the other end, and stick a plain metallic wire in pin 5 (GND) and 2 (RXD). Then check your

pkg_add multiple package install weird output

2021-01-18 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I use to run pkg_add with multiple package names, something like: pkg_add -vV gimp libreoffice geeqie audacity inkscape vlc mupdf I am sure gimp is ahead of vlc in the command line. I saw something strange in output: [ ... ] gimp-2.10.22p1:aalib-1.4p7: 63/78 gimp-2.10.22p1:OpenEXR-2.5.4:

snapshot kernel panic related to radeondrm missing firmware

2021-01-12 Thread Mihai Popescu
I took the chance and installed from a recent snapshot - 12.01.2021. I got a kernel panic at first boot after install, related to missing firmware for radeondrm. I disabled the radeondrm then the boot process was fine and I installed radeondrm firmware by hand. At the next boot everything was fine

Re: -current amd64 packages not updated? Impatient or broken?

2021-01-10 Thread Mihai Popescu
> While at it, link /bin/ls to /bin/rm An Apple fanboy trying to look 1337 in a linux style on an OpenBSD mailing list. Impressive not.

Re: phonetics on OpenBSD: IPA transcription

2021-01-08 Thread Mihai Popescu
> I mostly use macOS for that now [...] I think it's better to stay on that system only, and avoid spamming misc with your cross-breeding experiments. Seriously now.

Re: -current amd64 packages not updated? Impatient or broken?

2021-01-07 Thread Mihai Popescu
I was in the same situation, impatient to have a 2021 snapshot. Dirty hint: the .hk mirror still has the base part from 2020! But try it as a last option, the folks there are not so bandwidth fortunate. After installing the base, please switch /etc/installurl to something more suitable as

Re: RISC-V and OpenBSD

2020-12-09 Thread Mihai Popescu
On Wed, Dec 9, 2020 at 8:21 PM Theo de Raadt wrote: > Mihai Popescu wrote: > > > On Wed, Dec 9, 2020 at 7:57 PM Claudio Jeker > > wrote: > > > > > On Wed, Dec 09, 2020 at 05:30:48PM +0200, Mihai Popescu wrote: > > > > Would it be

Re: RISC-V and OpenBSD

2020-12-09 Thread Mihai Popescu
On Wed, Dec 9, 2020 at 7:57 PM Claudio Jeker wrote: > On Wed, Dec 09, 2020 at 05:30:48PM +0200, Mihai Popescu wrote: > > Would it be interesting from the OpenBSD point of view [1] ? > > > > [1] http://www.micromagic.com/news/RISCv-Fastest_PR.pdf > > No, this is

RISC-V and OpenBSD

2020-12-09 Thread Mihai Popescu
Would it be interesting from the OpenBSD point of view [1] ? [1] http://www.micromagic.com/news/RISCv-Fastest_PR.pdf

Re: OpenBSD on Raspberry Pi 4

2020-12-04 Thread Mihai Popescu
> I've managed to [...] Others too. Try to read a...@openbsd.org or arm-openbsd on MARC [1]. [1] https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-arm

Re: PayPal pool for developer M1 Mac mini for OpenBSD port

2020-12-02 Thread Mihai Popescu
I have only good wishes for the project, but I still don't get one thing: why do some people start to behave oddly whenever Apple comes into discussion. They are doing a proprietary thing, closed as hell, no documentation and so on. Why is this impulse to write code for such a thing. Just asking

Re: sndiod -F does not switch to device

2020-11-22 Thread Mihai Popescu
https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-misc=158436621701274=2

Re: [SPAM] Re: APU4 hardware network interfaces tied together

2020-11-17 Thread Mihai Popescu
> The combination of the computer and switch together can be considered a router. I have Mikrotik hAP ac2 in test for a few days. That is exactly something like this, 4 cores ARM for routing, switch attached for vlan'ed interfaces, plus wifi. And it is a real charm as performance and price. But

Re: Multiple USB NICs

2020-11-17 Thread Mihai Popescu
Lee Nelson wrote: > If I have multiple USB Ethernet adapters of identical make and model, > how does OpenBSD distinguish them over time. Is this happening to APU with same hardware interfaces, too?

vmm-* missing from http://firmware.openbsd.org/firmware/snapshots/

2020-11-16 Thread Mihai Popescu
Recent snapshot install for amd64, first run reports the missing package from firmware.

Re: APU4 hardware network interfaces tied together

2020-11-16 Thread Mihai Popescu
> bridge(4), and add a vether ... Reading thru man pages I see there are other options: switch, aggr, trunk, etc. I barely understand these, since IP is an ugly business. My intention is to replace ISP router with something based on OpenBSD I can configure myself. I see now that APU4 is too much,

Re: Wrong net in vlan

2020-11-15 Thread Mihai Popescu
> What is wrong here? You show info about vlans then suddenly complain about non working dhcpd. Hint: show some dhcpd configs.

APU4 hardware network interfaces tied together

2020-11-15 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, In the scenario of building a router with APU4, one interface is for wan, the rest of three are free to use. What is the most sane and performance wise ( CPU load, interface load, etc.) way to tie together the remaining three interfaces as a switch, and avoid using one IP class per

Re: memory usage at a given time

2020-11-14 Thread Mihai Popescu
On Sat, Nov 14, 2020 at 12:30 PM Otto Moerbeek wrote: > On Sat, Nov 14, 2020 at 12:21:30PM +0200, Mihai Popescu wrote: > > [ .. ] > > CPU0: 22.4% user, 0.0% nice, 3.8% sys, 0.6% spin, 0.6% intr, 72.7% > idle > > CPU1: 21.2% user, 0.0% nice, 3.0% sys, 0.2% spin,

Re: memory usage at a given time

2020-11-14 Thread Mihai Popescu
On Sat, Nov 14, 2020 at 9:29 AM Otto Moerbeek wrote: > > > vmstat only swows pi an po, pages paged in and out, not swap usage. > > For sysyat: the vmstat view does not show swap usage, but it does show > paging/swap traffic. The swap view does (per swap device), as does the > uvm view

memory usage at a given time

2020-11-13 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, My computer has 2 x 4GB memory, as one can see in dmesg. A part of it is used by the video card, I'm not sure how much, maybe around 256MB or less I want to know if I will hit the swap space when I will let it run on 1 x 4GB memory, but I'm not sure how to interpret some of the following

Re: Internal microphone not working

2020-10-28 Thread Mihai Popescu
[ ... ] So, why do you trim outputs? Where is the full dmesg? Do you fear something? Do you realize that your and other people's problems with sound in particular CAN BE related to other hardware present in your computer or a specific configuration?

Re: UNIX printing demystified

2020-10-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
I used CUPS every time since LPD is a confusing thing for me. I mean I was never able to make it print. My Brother network printer shows this at Protocol section: Web Based Management (Web Server) HTTP Server Settings SNMP Advanced Settings LPD Advanced Settings Raw Port IPP HTTP Server

Re: Sound/audio onFirefox on 6.8

2020-10-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
> ATI Radeon HD 5470 Audio That should be the HDMI audio from the video card and as far as i know there is no support in OpenBSD for HDMI audio output. There lines from dmesg you need are: azalia0 at pci0 dev 27 function 0 "Intel 3400 HD Audio" rev 0x06: apic 2 int 22 azalia0: codecs:

Re: UNIX printing demystified

2020-10-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
Is there a way to interface LPD directly with GUI apps like Chromium, mupdf, etc? I mean just to print from GUI menu Print.

Re: Inphi CS4223 for 4x 10GbE SFP+

2020-10-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
> Hope this helps How much did you pay per unit, please?

Re: Thinkpad T14s: Sound works through headphones only

2020-10-18 Thread Mihai Popescu
Try the volume up key, since the speakers volume might be set to minimum.

Re: CWM Menu Border

2020-09-07 Thread Mihai Popescu
Not all cwm options are configurable from a file. One needs to change the source code for some settings. What can be configured is shown by typing: $ man cwmrc

Re: fido library

2020-08-26 Thread Mihai Popescu
So please switch to a RELEASE, or use another operating system, or > figure your shit out. > > > Mihai Popescu wrote: > > > Hello, > > > > Out of curiosity, what is fido library used for since it changes _a lot_ > > breaking sync between base and ports in snapshots? > > > > Thanks >

fido library

2020-08-26 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, Out of curiosity, what is fido library used for since it changes _a lot_ breaking sync between base and ports in snapshots? Thanks

Re: email attachments in firefox

2020-08-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
> But sometimes, the file selection will offer the content of /tmp and you have no way of making it something else. Many times when Firefox jumped in discussions, it was said a clear statement: use Chromium. You are safer and supported. You choose something else, you are on your own <- multiple

OpenBSD X support for big resolution monitors

2020-08-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, My 13 years old monitor is fading out and I will need to get a replacement soon. Shops are offering here many monitors with resolution greater than Full HD 1080p,with a little price increase only. I never used nor tested such a monitor on OpenBSD X server. I am afraid fonts will be too

Re: i386, parallel port permission error?

2020-08-20 Thread Mihai Popescu
> Is there a work around for the removal of i386_get_ioperm() > Can i386_iopl() be used in some way? There are some alphanumeric LCDs out there with RS232 or USB interface. A medium C programmer can work them out without a driver in a day. Why the hell do you want to change an entire OS for a

Re: Logging in/out on console while logged in in X removes hardware acceleration

2020-08-02 Thread Mihai Popescu
> can somwone explain me ... I guess one can, but it must be from old unix days. Things got changed and mixed, but they are considered ordinary now, so ordinary that even a basic newbie unix book skips them entirely. I am curious even now what is the link among shell, terminal, console, tty. Even

Re: Logging in/out on console while logged in in X removes hardware acceleration

2020-07-31 Thread Mihai Popescu
| Well then, I guess I just stop switching around between different login sessions What about avoiding Ctrl+Alt+F1 (and ... F5 wich is X) and use ... +F2, +F3, etc.? You could still miss some settings, I am not sure. I wonder if /etc/fbtab is able to support multiple tty entries and manage them

Re: video capture / streaming

2020-07-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
For camera access as an user see: /etc/fbtab (fBtab not fStab) For easy streaming see: vlc from ports. Be sure to use archive search next time.

Re: Sun Fire X2100 stops booting

2020-06-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
Sun is not for beginners ... At least not for the ones who stopped at 5.9.

Re: late pppoe address

2020-06-06 Thread Mihai Popescu
Start address this problem to your ISP and ask it to remedy this stupid implementation of pppoe on server side. Otherwise, you have to wait for it and avoid spamming the list with your "i need to get this done quickly" messages, please. Maybe it is time to employ a real expert on OpenBSD. Thank

Re: Why isn't src included with OpenBSD? (documentation)

2020-05-19 Thread Mihai Popescu
> Proposed release poster design: > Puffy with puffed out cheeks & paper sticking out of his mouth. > Headline: "Man pages are all you need to live!" > Alternate headlines: > "We *can* live on man pages alone!" I think it's better to clarify who this "we" is/are. Not _all_ needed info for install

Re: BIOS/MBR vs UEFI/GPT install

2020-05-16 Thread Mihai Popescu
On Sun, May 17, 2020 at 1:45 AM Clay Daniels wrote: > > > On Sat, May 16, 2020 at 9:58 AM Mihai Popescu wrote: > >> My computer allows me to boot from USB disk prepared with minirootXX.iso >> in >> two ways, Legacy and EFI. I used Legacy until now with BIOS/MBR

BIOS/MBR vs UEFI/GPT install

2020-05-16 Thread Mihai Popescu
My computer allows me to boot from USB disk prepared with minirootXX.iso in two ways, Legacy and EFI. I used Legacy until now with BIOS/MBR to install and use OpenBSD. I tried UEFI/GPT but things went wrong and I was not able to boot OpenBSD's kernel after install. Is there any penalty using

Re: More than 16 partitions

2020-04-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
A little bit of fun, slightly related to some of the discussion: [1] is something that comes into my mind each time i read some of the emails [2] is coming next [1] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlt5Wa13fFU [2] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIV4poUZAQo

Re: sndioctl double behaviour

2020-04-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
On Tue, Apr 21, 2020 at 6:41 PM Alexandre Ratchov wrote: > On Tue, Apr 21, 2020 at 06:13:42PM +0300, Mihai Popescu wrote: > > Hi, > > > > It's clear OpenBSD is moving to sndioctl. I used it, but I got some > > "strange" behaviour. > > Watching youtube

sndioctl double behaviour

2020-04-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hi, It's clear OpenBSD is moving to sndioctl. I used it, but I got some "strange" behaviour. Watching youtube in chromium, tried this: $ sndioctl output.level=1 default: can't open control device After closing / restarting chromium, and starting youtube I can run same command many times: $

Re: OpenBSD and Banana PI or armv7 in general

2020-04-15 Thread Mihai Popescu
try a...@openbsd.org list

Re: openbsd.org down?

2020-04-12 Thread Mihai Popescu
Maybe to much download from ftp.openbsd.org? It is up now openbsd.org

Re: Any console SIP client from ports or packages?

2020-04-02 Thread Mihai Popescu
pjsua It has audio only, no video part ported yet. I didn't use it with asterisk but was fine with iptel.org.

Missing files on mirror

2020-02-08 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I am using ftp2.eu.openbsd.org as a mirror for installing snapshots. Some files are reported as not found, like nspr-2.4, but they are present on ftp.openbsd.org. What could be wrong, a file sync failure? Thank you.

Re: OpenBSD PPPOE

2020-01-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
$man pppoe or http://man.openbsd.org/pppoe

Undeadly interview

2020-01-19 Thread Mihai Popescu
Just in case someone else (like me) missed it: http://undeadly.org/cgi?action=article;sid=20191231214356

Re: Installing OpenBSD -current snapshots

2019-11-29 Thread Mihai Popescu
> BTW, why do you want to run -current? > There are only 2 real reasons to do that > [ ... ] Total nonsense ...

Re: OpenBSD Project

2019-09-22 Thread Mihai Popescu
> No. Security, privacy or too messy?

Re: OT: hardware war with manufacturers (espionage claims)

2019-07-03 Thread Mihai Popescu
... I asked for an answer more like "avoid using nVidia chipsets", not for theories. So, again, do you consider brands when choosing hardware, like Dell vs. Lenovo, etc. ? Thank you.

OT: hardware war with manufacturers (espionage claims)

2019-07-02 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I keep finding articles about some government bans against some hardware manufacturers related to some backdoor for espionage. I know this is an old talk. Most China manufacturers are under the search: Huawei, ZTE, Lenovo, etc. What do you think and do when using OpenBSD on this kind of

Re: The su manual doesn't mention use root account by default

2019-06-13 Thread Mihai Popescu
> Ingo seems to be rather good at those. My favorites are Nick Holland's answers. But let's not forget Stuart Henderson, Henning Brauer, Stefan Sperling, Marc Espie ... and Dr. House. The answers from the latter are hard to digest but always solid and in place. May be others too, my excuses for

Re: dhcpd and Polycom SoundPoint IP 550 phones

2019-06-13 Thread Mihai Popescu
> After several days of desperation ... There is no need for this. Try to see the dhcpd's logs, after you put the server to log it to the maximum extent for you. Then you can try tcpdump to watch closely the Polycom's requests, you can see if they are out of standard crap or if there is a problem

Re: The su manual doesn't mention use root account by default

2019-06-13 Thread Mihai Popescu
> ... if no account is provided, root is the default I always considered that su is coming from _s_uper _u_ser. But maybe I am wrong, I am not from old UNIX days.

Re: user unable to log in xenodm / Xorg session | XIO fatal io error 35

2019-05-24 Thread Mihai Popescu
> I suspect the problem may have had to do ... Why the hell did you contact the list then? To confirm your suspicion(s)?

Re: When will be created a great desktop experience for OpenBSD?

2019-05-09 Thread Mihai Popescu
> ... we should choose *ONE* window manager and delete all the others, and > force people into a > single working model There is no need to be so cruel. You can release OpenBSD like hosting plans: free, basic, advanced and pro. You can rename them differently, like Home, Enterprise, Business,

Re: [website] Incorrect release date on the front page

2019-04-27 Thread Mihai Popescu
> I see that nothing has changed since the 70s, same moronic attitude towards > people confused > by Unix shit. I guess the attitude from people asking is the same like '70. Just asking, I came in this world a few years late. > the release has a bug / funny morons A few dozen people taking

Re: current snapshot kernel uvm fault radeondrm firmware not found

2019-04-20 Thread Mihai Popescu
> Thanks for the report. Fixed in radeon_kms.c rev 1.60. Installed, tested and it works. Thank you.

Re: current snapshot kernel uvm fault radeondrm firmware not found

2019-04-19 Thread Mihai Popescu
Here is the error message part: initializing kernel modesetting (Rs880 0x1002:0x9715 0x17AA:0x3082 0x00). r600_cp: Failed to load firmware "radeon/RS780_pfp.bin" [drm] *ERROR* Failed to load firmware! drm:pid0: radeondrm_attachhook *ERROR* Fatal error during GPU init uvm_fault(0x81dc5468,

current snapshot kernel uvm fault radeondrm firmware not found

2019-04-19 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I have installed the recent current snapshot for amd64. After finishing and rebooting I got some kernel uvm fault after some message about radeondrm firmware not installed. The keyboard was not usable. I had to reboot and disable radeondrm, then run fw_update -a by hand. Things were back

Re: Down on em fibre doesn't kill Layer 1 ?

2019-04-19 Thread Mihai Popescu
> Would it be too much to ask to get this functionality implemented ? Find an Intel support email and go ahead. They will tell you if it is too much. Assuming there is possible to switch off the laser diode ...

Re: Viewing SFP diagnostic data in OpenBSD ?

2019-04-11 Thread Mihai Popescu
GPON involves encryption keys (because the light is split off so that a handful of other customers have the same signal as you). In the UK this is exclusively done by a telco-provided box, they won't give you the keys to use in your own hardware. but it just spits out an ethernet connection that

Re: Viewing SFP diagnostic data in OpenBSD ?

2019-04-10 Thread Mihai Popescu
> The ISPs either give you a typical fritzbox CPE and/or a media converter > (like the TP-Link > MC220L), but it also works fine with the mentioned SFP. I now have 1Gbps > Internet, fixed > IPv4+v6, simply with DHCP (dhcp6c is needed to get the assigned IPv6 prefix > for reassigning it > to

X freezes with chromium

2019-04-06 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I am using an amd64 snapshot and chromium-73.0.3683.86p0. Graphics is handled by radeondrm. If I remember correctly, since chromium-72.0.3626.109 I started to see some update delays in chromium. It is like I open a page, but the display of content is delayed. Sometimes is never displayed

something like script(1) but for clipboard

2019-04-03 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I am looking for a command or port application to copy large text from terminal into the clipboard for immediate paste operation in another window. I use to do that with left mouse click select then middle click. It should be something like script(1), but for clipboard inside an X session.

Re: GMA500 drivers

2019-03-26 Thread Mihai Popescu
> The idea was to take the crappy binary blobs from Debian and wrap that into > something decent. > Reading up on OpenBSD driver management however ... Whenever you try to wrap something crappy it still remains crappy and it still smells. Your point, if any, is weird.

Re: video decoding and playback in OpenBSD

2019-03-26 Thread Mihai Popescu
On Mon, Mar 25, 2019 at 7:46 PM Alexandre Ratchov wrote: > This surprises me, your CPU doesn't seem that slow. I decided to do more tests after your opinion and I had a nice surprise too. My desktop with video VGA and DP outputs is connected to an 1680x1050 display, with VGA and DVI inputs

video decoding and playback in OpenBSD

2019-03-25 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I am trying to find some hardware for an OpenBSD multimedia computer. I plan to attach it on a HDMI TV and play youtube on it, 1080p@30fps or more. No 4K involved. My thinking is to go for an AMD A8-6500 processor, but I am not sure if this is enough.Right now I am using and AMD Athlon II

using an USB stick with "openbsd" type partition/slices

2019-03-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I want to move my usb stick from msdos partition to more specific to OpenBSD. I use this stick to keep some configuration files and documents on it. sd1 at scsibus2 targ 1 lun 0: SCSI4 0/direct fixed serial.07815571010812120514 sd1: 30532MB, 512 bytes/sector, 62530624 sectors Steps I've

Xresources file for xenodm

2019-03-17 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I am trying to modify some colors for login screen of xenodm. I saved the original file and started with a new one and of course nothing works from it. Reading the manual, I cannot figure out some syntax.What is the meaning of two of them: xlogin*greetColor versus

sound volume reduction - chromium

2019-03-08 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, Does anyone observe some sound volume reduction when chromium is displaying some specific tabs? I am using mpv in xterm with some internet radio, when I point chromium to some tabs (with or without multimedia in them, I can't figure out for the moment) the sound volume is dropping a

tar: Access/modification time set failed on: .: Operation not permitted

2019-03-05 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I am trying to decompress xenocara.tar.gz into /usr/xenocara. I did all pre setup explained in FAQ, but I get this error from tar and I can see files inside /usr/xenocara. tar: Access/modification time set failed on: .: Operation not permitted Is it safe to ignore this? Is there a reason

Re: known way to reproduce an X.org segmentation fault

2019-02-28 Thread Mihai Popescu
> If you have a checkout of /usr/xenocara ... I have the cvsweb. I got the .core file with those instructions, run gdb with my current X. I am not sure if snapshots X is compiled with or without debug symbols. Looking at some functions headers, I think I should mention that in firefox the web

Re: known way to reproduce an X.org segmentation fault

2019-02-27 Thread Mihai Popescu
I tried again this link with a recent snapshot and the result is the same, X got a segfault. Is there a special debug run for X to be able to get some detailed information, please? Does it worth to pursue this debug? Thanks.

snapshots files timestamps

2019-02-25 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I am trying since a while to figure out the master site / mirrors files timestamps. Here is the thing: I can see the timestamps on master site, ftp.openbsd.org (let's skip the transfer protocol, like ftp, http/https). Are these timestamps the original from compilation time? I mean, does

Re: Research and OpenBSD: How can I help?

2019-02-21 Thread Mihai Popescu
> Frankly, I'd settle for popping the BIOS out and replacing it with a 1970's EPROM Good luck in gathering together 70's EPROM to match the today capacity of a flash memory.

Re: video(1) Unable to use webcam

2019-02-19 Thread Mihai Popescu
https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-misc=155050320512916=2

Conexant CX20641/CX20651 audio driver

2019-02-18 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I am trying to see if OpenBSD has support for this audio chipset. Man page does not mention this explicitly, not so much to find on the web. May be that ac97 driver is enough for it? Can anyone tell if this will work or not in OpenBSD, please? Thank you.

Re: known way to reproduce an X.org segmentation fault

2019-02-15 Thread Mihai Popescu
I installed firefox too, there is no problem with that page, I mean X.org is not doing segmentation fault. It looks like chromium is trying to do something nasty against X.org's stuff.

Re: known way to reproduce an X.org segmentation fault

2019-02-15 Thread Mihai Popescu
Got some details about this: X.org crashes only when I move the mouse pointer inside the big picture presented on the web page, the product itself. I captured the chomium output too: [49853:80110072:0215/111903.592670:ERROR:process_metrics_openbsd.cc(126)] Not implemented reached in bool

known way to reproduce an X.org segmentation fault

2019-02-15 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I'm sending it here, since I am not an expert to analyze it and send it to bugs@. By chance, my X.org is doing segmentation fault whenever I visit a web page with chromium. Again, it segfaults every time I go there, may or may be not interesting. Here is the action and log files. I use a

X.org on P4600 integrated video from Intel Xeon E3-1245 v3

2019-02-13 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, Did anyone managed to run fine X.org on the integrated video Intel HD P4600 from Intel Xeon E3-1245 v3 or another Intel Xeon E3 with the same integrated video. Models with P do not appear in man intel and am not sure if they are supported by this driver or something else. (dmesg will be

AMD hardware for radeon driver ambiguity

2019-02-12 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I want to select some hardware for OpenBSD. I lurked many sites with hardware specifications and drivers, but I am not sure about some support for hardware. What Am I Trying to Achieve? I want to buy some AMD APU hardware, that means CPU and GPU together. There is a point in time where

CPU platform

2019-02-10 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello all, I usually take my computers for OpenBSD from used/refurbished market since they are much cheaper and I don't need edge hardware. Lately, AMD processors platforms are not so easy to find ( I prefer a combination of cpu + video + brand name). I have a much bigger offer from Intel side.

Re: What programming languages and operating systems will be used after Jesus returns?

2019-02-09 Thread Mihai Popescu
Maybe the release 6.6 should be skipped then? I like the part with wine, smoke and lamb. A well done lamb.

Re: athn0 bad ROM checksum 0x2c64

2019-02-09 Thread Mihai Popescu
http://man.openbsd.org/fw_update OT: Bad subject line, bad email address, at least I see them like this in marc.

Re: EU anoncvs rsync mirror not updating

2019-02-08 Thread Mihai Popescu
A few days ago I intalled a snaphot not in sync base/ports. Yesterday I was very happy to see ftp.openbsd.org has a new set of packages compiled, but since that server is far away I waited for EU servers to mirror the sets. The very first one to start the mirroring was ftp2.eu.openbsd.org, but for

Re: OpenBSD 6.4 cu and cuaU0

2019-02-07 Thread Mihai Popescu
As an irony, your email footer note is a perfect answer for your questions. How did you try to kill it? Send more info, please.

Re: SPA112 VoIP with pf and NAT - States keeps open on address change

2019-02-06 Thread Mihai Popescu
I think you need to show your pf rules. Did you make your firewall aware that your ISP is changing address ?

sound short stops in mpv when doing firefox stuff

2019-02-01 Thread Mihai Popescu
Hello, I use mpv with a network stream (radio) and in the same time I use firefox for browsing. There is some audible sound short stop each time I open a new tab in firefox and sometimes when in change tabs. This it doesn't happen if I listen to that stream in the firefox browser, no matter how

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