Re: Run 'n' play missing home-based package manager for OpenBSD

2014-05-28 Thread Eric Lalonde
Users can compile and run whatever they want in their home directories, and any other directory they can write to. There is no need for root privileges. On a multi-user production system this is unattractive from this system administrator's point of view. On a single-user system

Re: Requested upstream patch to use OpenBSD's malloc

2014-06-01 Thread Eric Lalonde
Done and done. Just a heads-up if you try to comment on the issue and encounter a page with no content, it’s because you’re not logged in. - Eric On May 31, 2014, at 12:09 PM, Andrew Fresh and...@afresh1.com wrote: I opened a ticket with upstream to use OpenBSD's malloc by default.

Re: pfctl: DIOCADDQUEUE: No such process

2014-07-23 Thread Eric Lalonde
I cannot give you the dmesg output of the machine because the uptime (dmesg was polluted by some carp messages :p), i cannot reboot it at this time, it's a BGP router and the redundancy is in maintenance. try ‘cat /var/run/dmesg.boot'

Re: OpenBSD on a 2013 MacBook Air

2014-09-03 Thread Eric Lalonde
The Mid-2013 MBA technical specs[1] list USB 3.0 ports only. I suspect it is similar to my late 2013 MBP in that the built-in keyboard is also treated as a USB 3.0 device. Since the OpenBSD’s xhci driver is still in development, you will have to force the firmware into legacy USB 2.0 mode[2] to

Question about /etc/mail post 5.6 upgrade

2014-11-08 Thread Eric Lalonde
Hello, I recently upgraded from 5.5 to 5.6. I was surprised to see that the various apparently sendmail-specific files in /etc/mail are not in the ‘Files to delete and move’ list in upgrade56.html, now that sendmail is no longer in base. I suspect that either there are other reasons to keep the

Question about /etc/mail post 5.6 upgrade

2014-11-10 Thread Eric Lalonde
Hello, I recently upgraded from 5.5 to 5.6. I was surprised to see that the various apparently sendmail-specific files in /etc/mail are not in the ‘Files to delete and move’ list in upgrade56.html, now that sendmail is no longer in base. I suspect that either there are other reasons to keep

Re: Malformed request shuts down httpd

2014-11-28 Thread Eric Lalonde
I upgraded to 5.6-STABLE (amd64) on November 26th and when I ran this against my httpd instance it returned: !DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC -//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN html head title500 Internal Server Error/title style type=text/css!-- body { background-color: white; color: black;

Re: Hide VM data from customer

2014-12-09 Thread Eric Lalonde
One of the services provided by a previous employer was to on-premise appliance for customers, rented in a SAAS model. Customers paid for a certain amount of disk space. To ensure they couldn’t just swap disks to add more capacity, each of our disks went through a ‘blessing’ process where we