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I just got FreeBSD up and running with an XFCE desktop on an old Gateway laptop. It works great, except the wireless setup is scaring me. I can connect to my home WiFi fine most of the time, but I'm concerned about other WiFi that I will need to connect to away from home.
I understand that I can... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: BrentBANKS
(1) Hi, Am working on FreeBSD 7.4/i386 and installed Opera 11.01 through ports collection manually... But when I run first time am getting "opera: cannot connect X server. Error: Unknown error: 0" What is this error all about???? Please help me to sort out this issue!!!
(2) Hi, currently am... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: Priya Amaresh
I have a major issue with FreeBSD 7.1 i386.
We did a change in our Unix env where we exchanged home storage from a NetAPP running udp to a NetAPP running tcp.
Now I cant mount homedirs since NFS/AMD seem to fallback to udp :(
Trying to force it with amd options nfs_proto=tcp and so on.
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Discussion started by: Esaia
I'm building a couple of E4500's both with the same spec and seem to be having an issue with the disk boards on each.
I’m running the following config
E4500 6 x 400MHz, 6GB, 2 x X2612A with cards, 1 x disk board with 2 x 9.1GB 10K Disk
I have configured the machine as... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: wallrunn3r
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I wrote a script to batch-create directories with .htaccess and .htpasswd files.
I am using the following line to create the .htpasswd file:
htpasswd -cb .htpasswd $USER $PASS
However, I keep getting this message in return:
Usage: htpasswd passwordfile username
The -c flag creates a new... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Spetnik
I am a bit of a BSD newbie and haven't really played with it for years, but I have had a recent situation whereby someone attempted to load a custom kernel module and ended up breaking my BSD server.
I managed to fix it by doing the following:
Booting into loader mode:
set... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: drbabbers
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have been using Linux for 3 years now, and I think I am getting enough knowledge (and confidence) to try some more 'traditional' unix variants. I installed FreeBSD 5.0-CURRENT. I have a couple of questions for the time being:
1) Frequently when I need to compile software packages they can't... (16 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i'm following the, "How to setup and secure Snort, MySQL and Acid on FreeBSD 4.6 Release" off of the snort.org website.
in the documentation it says snort should be installed through the following:
make -DWITH_MYSQL -DWITH_FLEXRESP ; make install
later it says to do the... (13 Replies)
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9. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
i just installed FreeBSD 4.7 on my laptop, when i log in as root, i can startx no problem at all but when i try to start it as a user, i can't. otiginally it told me i needed to be a member of the group 'wheel' to do startx, no problem, added myself in /etc/group, but for some reason i... (1 Reply)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
well, as some of you might have noticed, i was having issues getting my linux box going correctly -- well, after some long hours and the help of you guys and my trusty o'reilly linux in a nutshell book, everything's runing great and i'm getting much more comfortable using the file... (3 Replies)
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