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1. UNIX and Linux Applications
Hi, i'm looking information about how BIND (Name Server & Resolver) works... And how Server/Client communicates...
I found a lot of information of what BIND is and how to configure it, but nothing about how it works, does anybody know where i can found something useful??
I don't need code, just... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sandia_man
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hopefully this doesn't come off as too much of a "newbie" question or a flamebait. But I have recently begun working with a Sun Solaris box after having spent the past five years working with RedHat. From what i can tell, thing look fairly similar and the 'man' command is some help. But I've... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: deckard
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Somehow someone created a file named '-ov' in the root directory.
Given the name, the how was probably the result of some cpio command they bozo'ed.
I've tried a number of different ways to get rid of it using * and ? wildcards, '\' escape patterns etc.. They all fail with " illegal option --... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: GSalisbury
Hi, I've been toying with the idea of one of two programs:
- a filter that will mulch the source code of X programs to use the GUI toolkit of your choice, or
- a generic wrapper for GUI toolkits that can be easily switched to use any one you prefer, perhaps including a similar filter to... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: La Temperanza
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
echo 'it's friday'
why appear the > (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: yls177
6. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
I'm trying to set up a school Linux computer and use Samba to link it to Windows NT.
Hercules 8 meg Stingray 128/3D
I'm not too familiar with SuSE's config tools (more used to Mandrake) and so am having some trouble configuring X. SaX2 just won't start, even when I use "sax2... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: HumanBeanDip
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Backup Exec Agent won't start....
Question: Has anyone had any previous experience working with Backup exec for Unix? I'm running SCO Openserver 5.0.5 and Backup Exec agent Version 5.01 Revision 5.032 Basically, these are the commands I'm issueing and here is the output.
# cd etc
# cd... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: PatMcCoy
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have been in computers for 30 years and know everything about MS, but nothing about anything else. Been developping websites (inter alia) running on MS servers using ASP's and vbScripts which apparently does not work under Unix.
My own website is being hosted on a Unix server and I need to... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: paul@cascom
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wonder how I shall read the result below, especially 'what'
The result was shown when I entered 'w'.
E.g what is TOP? What is gosh ( what does selmgr mean?)?
login@ idle JCPU PCPU what
6:15am 7:04 39 39 TOP
6:34am 6:45 45 45 TOP
6:41am ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Aelgen
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
First off, I know this isn't a LINUX board, but I figured it was close enough that no one would get upset.
Anyway, I have Windows2000 and Linux running dual-boot. That works fine, but when I boot into Linux all I get is a command prompt. How do I start gnome or kde? I read the manual, but I... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jimmy