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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am a beginner programmer and would like to know where to start to modify the login process so that a user can login as username new password new and have it prompt user for username and password and nothing else and then create said user account on the system so they can ssh back in and login... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: deshi
I have a Solaris 8.0 BLADE 150 machine. I have an onboard graphics alongwith an addon XVR500 graphics card. Now, when I use the motherboard graphics, I am not able to login to the XWINDOWS terminal, instead it stays on the console.
But, if I insert the monitor cable to the XVR500 port,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: angshuman_ag
I have OPENBSD 4.6 installed as a VM in Virtual Box on my Ubuntu 9.10 machine.
Problem is that the XWindows will not start when I boot my OPENBSD VM.
I am new to OPENBSD. How do I fix this problem? (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: mojoman
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
root#host:/home>ls -la | grep mirus
drwxr-xr-x 31 mirus staff 2048 Dec 30 11:01 mirus
su: /home/mirus/.bashrc: Permission denied
uid=1227(mirus) gid=20(staff) groups=20(staff)
su: cd:... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mirusnet
I've just switched from Gentoo GNU/Linux, the distro I learnt Linux with, to FreeBSD.
A couple of things have thrown me, one, not surprisingly is the "base system" .I've read up on this, and its not to difficult to grasp, but I have some questions about it:
When I sync my Ports... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: 0ctav1an
I just download the FreeBSD 5.3 i386 iso files. And I have a problem now, I can't copy the 5.3-RELEASE-i386-disc2.iso to the cd, I try a lot of times, even change lots of blank cd to try but still cannot. But I can copy the other three iso files, i.e. 5.3-RELEASE-i386-bootonly.iso,... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: GarbageKing
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I recently installed FreeBSD on my Dell Inspiron 1100 and it works fine. The problem is that I dont know how to connect it to the internet. I have a Linksys Wireless B Network Adapter but if I cant use that, I can use my internal 10/100 Ethernet card. I also use a Linksys Wireless B & G router. ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Mincuslcd
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I run freebsd 4.8 and try to find the way or 'a' way to log in a certain user i created automaticaly at pc boot.
I have searched the net, the manuals, but found nothing...
could anyone please get me going by showing me an example or what file(s) i need to take a look at.
i am not working... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: termiEEE
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have set-up FreeBSD on an HP Vectra Intel Based PC, now when I go to /stand/sysinstall and "do a post installation configuration" and try to set-up the XFree86 server under Video card the model of my card does not exist. My video card model is SiS 6205 but FreeBSD supports or listed only 5205. I... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: charlie499
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have tried to start X windonws using the startx command. It fails.
the error message I receive is:
warning: 'fonts.dir' not found (or not valid) in "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/font/local". Entry deleted from font path
(Run 'mkfontdir' on "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/fonts/local)
xf86Openconsole: KDEABOP... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: wanderer00