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  • hello i have 16tb storage. 8x2tb sata raided. i want to share it on network via nfs. which file system is better for it? thank you ??? Ashkan R
    Ashkab rahmaniAshkab rahmani
    Aug 4, 2012 at 10:01 am
    Aug 13, 2012 at 4:04 pm
  • When I use copy/paste text into a window running vi, if there is a single line starting with '#', in the pasted content, it adds a # to all subsequent lines and indents each an additional level. Is ...
    Les MikesellLes Mikesell
    Aug 16, 2012 at 2:23 pm
    Aug 26, 2012 at 10:45 am
  • Hi list, is there any working solution for deduplication of data for centos? We are trying to find a solution for our backup server which runs a bash script invoking xdelta(3). But having this ...
    Rainer TrautRainer Traut
    Aug 27, 2012 at 7:55 am
    Oct 1, 2012 at 4:35 pm
  • Hi all, I am having an issue with some older CentOS 5.3 servers. Every time the server boots, it gives the error "Cannot access the hardware clock by any known method", and then promptly sets the ...
    Russell JonesRussell Jones
    Aug 9, 2012 at 3:33 pm
    Aug 15, 2012 at 5:55 pm
  • hello, I want to protect the history file from deleted for all users except user 'root' can do it, is that possible? For my server, many users can log in with root from remote through ssh, so I can ...
    Heng SuHeng Su
    Aug 8, 2012 at 12:56 pm
    Aug 11, 2012 at 8:37 pm
  • Hi. I'm look for an enterprise quality Anti-virus / Malware for my Linux machines . Mostly Ubuntu on the desktop, CentOS and RHEL servers. I must have real time scanning, on demand scanning, and ...
    Gregory MachinGregory Machin
    Aug 13, 2012 at 12:25 am
    Aug 15, 2012 at 7:14 pm
  • Hey, since RH took control of glusterfs, I've been looking to convert our old independent RAID storage servers to several non RAID glustered ones. The thing is that I, here and there, heard a few ...
    John DoeJohn Doe
    Aug 28, 2012 at 6:14 am
    Sep 12, 2012 at 8:30 am
  • We began experiencing failed vnc connections to the console display on servers that have been updated to EL 6.3. No such failures have occurred on similar connections to EL 6.2 servers. On the client ...
    Cal WebsterCal Webster
    Aug 14, 2012 at 6:23 pm
    Aug 24, 2012 at 1:25 pm
  • Hi. I bought a new Adaptec 6405 card including new (much larger) SAS drives (arrays). I need to copy content of the current SATA (old adaptec 2405) drives to the new SAS drives. When I put the new ...
    Jobst SchmalenbachJobst Schmalenbach
    Aug 23, 2012 at 5:13 am
    Aug 24, 2012 at 11:18 am
  • Hi all Can someone explain me this: ifcfg-eth0-range1: ONBOOT="yes" IPADDR_START="192.168.1.48" IPADDR_END="192.168.1.55" CLONENUM_START="1" Why Bcast is 192.168.1.51 and why Mask is 255.255.255.252 ...
    Birta LeventeBirta Levente
    Aug 2, 2012 at 10:00 am
    Aug 3, 2012 at 10:22 am
  • Greetings- I'm attempting to get CentOS 5.5 x86 (yes, very specific version required for specific software usage scenario... don't ask) running on an Intel D425KT mini-ITX motherboard. Everything ...
    Tim NelsonTim Nelson
    Aug 17, 2012 at 11:22 am
    Aug 21, 2012 at 9:39 pm
  • Hi, The fact that apparently the last tigervnc update from upstream was missed triggered me to check for missing updates and packages in 6.3. Here are my results. Sorry for any false positives that ...
    Leonard den OttolanderLeonard den Ottolander
    Aug 18, 2012 at 11:47 am
    Aug 20, 2012 at 4:15 pm
  • Hi, I'm looking for a command to extract lines from a large text file, a password file. A typical user has a username made from a letter followed by their id-number. m9718508:pw:9301:840: Lynch ...
    Tony MolloyTony Molloy
    Aug 15, 2012 at 10:22 am
    Aug 16, 2012 at 5:10 am
  • I am trying to transport a dd image between to hosts over a cross linked gigabit connection. Both hosts have an eth1 configured to a non routable ip addr on a shared network. No other devices exist ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Aug 11, 2012 at 5:17 pm
    Aug 15, 2012 at 3:56 pm
  • Hi all. I have currently a task to implement a network traffic analyzer. Some years ago I've used NTOP for that purpose, I would also like to test some alternatives. Which alternatives can you ...
    Rafał RadeckiRafał Radecki
    Aug 28, 2012 at 2:35 am
    Aug 30, 2012 at 5:13 am
  • Can somebody point me to a HowTO or other documentation describing the tools available under the CentOS 5 KVM package to create and manage a Windows 7 Pro VM? All my VM experience to date has been ...
    Bill CampbellBill Campbell
    Aug 15, 2012 at 5:34 pm
    Aug 21, 2012 at 9:52 am
  • We've been running ipv6 for a year or so now, but some of our newer instances (all on an ESX cluster) are not working. It looks like it's all of our Centos 6 instances. I'm hoping someone can point ...
    Alan BatieAlan Batie
    Aug 10, 2012 at 8:24 pm
    Aug 16, 2012 at 2:18 am
  • I am nearing the end of a project that moved our disparate services and hosts onto kvm virtualized servers. What I am now contemplating is setting up my desktop as a virtual host and using one of the ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Aug 28, 2012 at 10:23 am
    Aug 29, 2012 at 3:43 pm
  • I'm getting a gazillion of these probes in my firewall logs. I don't understand what's going on here,... These all look like bootp requests from 10.21.72.1, to 255.255.255.255. there's certainly no ...
    Fred smithFred smith
    Aug 16, 2012 at 10:01 pm
    Aug 25, 2012 at 8:41 am
  • I have just installed 6.3 on a machine that was previously running 5.8. Under 5.8 eth0 was eth0. Now with 6.3 /sbin/ifconfig gives me lo, wlan0 and p4p1 (instead of eth0). I would like to make the ...
    Richard ReinaRichard Reina
    Aug 9, 2012 at 1:33 pm
    Aug 12, 2012 at 11:56 am
  • Greetings, I have a CSV file with three fields. eg. a1,b1,c1 a2,b2,c2 .... I wanted the output to be: b1,c1,a1 b2,c2,a2 .... the command cut -d, -f2,3,1 <file returns a1,b1,c1 cut -d, -f2,3 <file ...
    Rajagopal SwaminathanRajagopal Swaminathan
    Aug 28, 2012 at 3:59 pm
    Aug 29, 2012 at 3:28 pm
  • Hi all, I hope there is someone in Japan. If we install Centos in Japanese, and then I ssh to it from an English client. Will the SSH prompt be in Japanese? How to make the SSH prompt in Japanese? ...
    Fajar PriyantoFajar Priyanto
    Aug 5, 2012 at 11:10 pm
    Aug 6, 2012 at 11:04 am
  • We just got two of these HP LJ M602 "enterprise" printers in, and I'm trying to work out what driver/ppd. The model's not listed in the current - does anyone know what might work for it? I really ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Aug 28, 2012 at 2:28 pm
    Aug 28, 2012 at 4:11 pm
  • the relevant snippet is... NAME="*.mov" cd $IN if test -n "$(find . -maxdepth 1 -name $NAME -print -quit)" and if there is one file in this directory - ie test.mov, this works fine but if there are ...
    Craig WhiteCraig White
    Aug 15, 2012 at 6:19 pm
    Aug 16, 2012 at 8:00 pm
  • In a moment of epic stupidity, having ran out of space on the root partition of a server due to /var chewing up the space, I added a separate drive for the purpose of mounting it as /var To do so, I ...
    Emmanuel NoobadminEmmanuel Noobadmin
    Aug 3, 2012 at 6:24 am
    Aug 5, 2012 at 12:07 am
  • I have a simple perl script that every few hours pings the handful of machines on my LAN. Lately I've sometimes been getting ping of 192.168.0.1 succeeded ping of 192.168.0.7 succeeded ping of ...
    Richard ReinaRichard Reina
    Aug 22, 2012 at 9:01 am
    Aug 25, 2012 at 8:28 am
  • Just installed CentOS 6.3 from a minimal install disc. All was well, so I ran a yum update, as well as installed some additional packages (mysql, httpd, libjpeg, libpng, and more that I don't ...
    Joseph KoenigJoseph Koenig
    Aug 20, 2012 at 12:17 pm
    Aug 20, 2012 at 6:18 pm
  • We're seeing on a few of our servers - and sometimes it's only occasionally on some of those - where fail2ban's running happily, AFAIK, but there's an attack (from China, Brazil, etc) on ssh, and ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Aug 13, 2012 at 9:26 am
    Aug 13, 2012 at 2:03 pm
  • I everybody... i need help to enable boot.log at CentOS 5... i have a old server running for a few months, and sometimes when system boots up, a can see FAIL status, but the screen scrools fast and i ...
    Cleiton CiprianiCleiton Cipriani
    Aug 10, 2012 at 2:22 pm
    Aug 13, 2012 at 9:30 am
  • Hi guys, I want to build openvswitch kernel module, and my centos is 6.0, kernel version is 2.6.32-71.29.1.el6.x86_64. But i cannot find the kernel-headers-2.6.32-71.29.1.el6.x86_64. I use the yum ...
    Kris zhangKris zhang
    Aug 27, 2012 at 3:42 am
    Aug 27, 2012 at 9:55 am
  • Hello, New kernel version 2.6.32-279.2.1.el6.x86_64 in combination with xorg-x11-drv-nouveau Version:0.0.16 is somehow painfully slow on my laptop. during start up it takes almost half a minute for ...
    Darod ZyreeDarod Zyree
    Aug 15, 2012 at 6:53 am
    Aug 16, 2012 at 12:27 pm
  • Greetings, I had downloaded c6 64 bits ISO, selected all packages to be installed. One dependency warning relating to Emacs appeared. I chose to continue. Unfortunately I was multitasking and did not ...
    Rajagopal SwaminathanRajagopal Swaminathan
    Aug 11, 2012 at 12:10 pm
    Aug 12, 2012 at 5:38 am
  • Hello, I was not happy with the power consumption of CentOS 6 x86_64 on a new Lenovo Thinkpad x220 Tablet and I worked on reducing it. I just wanted to share with the list one of the changes which ...
    Mathieu BaudierMathieu Baudier
    Aug 3, 2012 at 3:05 am
    Mar 24, 2013 at 9:39 pm
  • I am at my wits end on this one. Ever since I upgraded to samba3x (present version 3.5.10-0.110.el5_8) in preparation for adding a Win 7 client, my WinXP client can no longer find their roaming ...
    Paul R. GanciPaul R. Ganci
    Aug 1, 2012 at 3:39 am
    Aug 4, 2012 at 12:00 am
  • Just FYI I guess, you could also run your own CA and sign stuff yourself. After all, your RPMs are also self-signed ;-)
    Rainer DuffnerRainer Duffner
    Aug 21, 2012 at 9:37 am
    Aug 21, 2012 at 11:27 am
  • I have a power edge with raid5 that contains Centos 5.4. I had a drive failure, anyway the array is optimal now but the server won't boot. I can boot from a Centos 5.3 liveCD and all the data is ...
    Dan CarlDan Carl
    Aug 13, 2012 at 2:50 pm
    Aug 14, 2012 at 11:03 am
  • Greetings- I'd like to configure multiple copper NICs on a server running CentOS 6.2 in a LAGG configuration for better throughput to the core switch. After quite a bit of searching, I'm not seeing ...
    Tim NelsonTim Nelson
    Aug 1, 2012 at 4:17 pm
    Aug 6, 2012 at 3:34 pm
  • Hi all, I am searching some lightweight tool to control when rsyslog didn't receive events from a specific host or group of hosts for x minutes/seconds. Only a simple tool to send an email when an ...
    C. L. MartinezC. L. Martinez
    Aug 30, 2012 at 5:52 am
    Aug 31, 2012 at 2:07 am
  • I believe that I made a boo boo recently when recovering some unused disk space. Without going into painfully embarrassing detail I need to delete an entry in fstab for a now non-existent logical ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Aug 23, 2012 at 6:17 pm
    Aug 24, 2012 at 4:29 pm
  • Looks like one of my name servers (CentOS 5) gets a lot of malicious queries. The cpu load is constantly about 3 %. I put on stricter limits on who is allowed recursive queries, but this does not ...
    Jussi HirviJussi Hirvi
    Aug 17, 2012 at 12:54 am
    Aug 17, 2012 at 9:50 am
  • Dear Friends, I have installed Nagios core on my Centos 6.2 server with mailx , postfix. But I do not know how to configure mail notification , check mail notification is working or not . I searched ...
    Jiten jhaJiten jha
    Aug 10, 2012 at 3:59 pm
    Aug 10, 2012 at 9:44 pm
  • We have a simple configuration so we could get by with this -A RH-Firewall-1-INPUT -m state --state NEW -m tcp -p tcp --dport 22 -j ACCEPT -A RH-Firewall-1-INPUT -s "SOURCIPADDRESS" -j REJECT ...
    Blackburn, MarvinBlackburn, Marvin
    Aug 3, 2012 at 4:25 pm
    Aug 8, 2012 at 2:54 pm
  • Hi, I just tried to install CentOS 6.3 netinstall and got the error message -- Disc Not Found -- The CentOS disc was not found in any of your CDROM drives. Please insert the CentOS disc and press OK ...
    Reinhard KotuchaReinhard Kotucha
    Aug 25, 2012 at 9:06 pm
    Aug 28, 2012 at 1:46 pm
  • Hi, I installed proftpd from Centos repository to my Centos 6.3 server. Iptables and selinux are off; I do have one unix user which can ssh and login to the server. I do use the default config and ...
    Götz ReinickeGötz Reinicke
    Aug 21, 2012 at 5:29 am
    Aug 21, 2012 at 5:56 am
  • Hello all, We have a somewhat unique setup whereby our default router is outside of the local network. Let us say our network is 192.168.10.0/255.255.255.0 So we have a route-eth0 file that looks ...
    Boris EpsteinBoris Epstein
    Aug 16, 2012 at 6:13 pm
    Aug 20, 2012 at 5:14 am
  • Hello, I dont have root access but I would like to install several packages (gtk) in my home directory. Is it possible to install it via yum ? -- --- Get your facts first, then you can distort them ...
    RitaRita
    Aug 26, 2012 at 9:51 am
    Aug 27, 2012 at 10:11 am
  • I've been reading up some about the new "secure boot" that's coming out on new machines when MS releases Win 8. Has a workaround been developed yet for those of us who don't want to run windows? ...
    Jimmy BradleyJimmy Bradley
    Aug 23, 2012 at 12:51 am
    Aug 23, 2012 at 6:47 pm
  • Hi I got a new Adaptec 6405 card with a set of new harddrives. Problem that I assumed that the card had kernel drivers, which it has but only from 2.6.39 onwards. I installed the kmod-aacraid ...
    Jobst SchmalenbachJobst Schmalenbach
    Aug 23, 2012 at 5:05 am
    Aug 23, 2012 at 9:10 am
  • Hi, I do have one fileserver, which is compared to other systems slow when transferring file through the lan. The test I did get a transfer speed of about 70 - 80 MB/s. I copy files by rsync or scp ...
    Götz ReinickeGötz Reinicke
    Aug 21, 2012 at 2:54 am
    Aug 21, 2012 at 3:54 am
  • Hello, We use Norton Ghost, running in a PXE booted DOS, to handle Windows XP images. The images are stored on a samba share on our CentOS 6 server. This has worked without any problems for years ...
    Mogens KjaerMogens Kjaer
    Aug 15, 2012 at 7:25 am
    Aug 16, 2012 at 9:05 am
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