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  • Hi; I don't want sendmail. What's a good secure email server that I can yum? I really only need smtp right now, but who knows what the future will bring? TIA, Suzie An HTML attachment was scrubbed... ...
    Susan DaySusan Day
    Nov 23, 2009 at 3:45 pm
    Dec 12, 2009 at 3:31 am
  • I am a little new to managing large numbers of CentOS/RHEL servers and was wondering what you experienced sysadmins prefer, Spacewalk or Puppet? Thanks, Dan Burkland An HTML attachment was ...
    Dan BurklandDan Burkland
    Nov 3, 2009 at 7:23 pm
    Nov 6, 2009 at 11:43 pm
  • Hey folks, What is the best way to manage users across multiple CentOS boxes? Ideally what I'd like to be able to do is have central control over who has access to which box from a minute-to-minute ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Nov 4, 2009 at 2:50 pm
    Nov 5, 2009 at 1:16 pm
  • I have a serious privileges problem that is making it impossible to serve python pages on a CentOS server. I have tried to resolve this problem in my last post, but now it appears that interest has ...
    Victor SuberviVictor Subervi
    Nov 7, 2009 at 2:14 pm
    Nov 14, 2009 at 4:51 am
  • I'm trying to install CentOS 5.4 on a machine with a LSI SAS 1068E controller. I've googled all over the place and found a few different drivers for RHEL5 for it.. and tried a few of them.. Some will ...
    Billy HuddlestonBilly Huddleston
    Nov 27, 2009 at 10:35 pm
    Nov 30, 2009 at 7:13 pm
  • I have here a box which I dual-boot between CentOS 5.4 and an older version of that "other OS" that I'm using to check out the ELrepo version of kmod-ntfs. After installing as per the directions on ...
    Ron LoftinRon Loftin
    Nov 1, 2009 at 12:12 am
    Nov 4, 2009 at 6:26 pm
  • Hi; Where do I add my on-bootup scripts? TIA, Victor An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/attachments/20091113/0129a124/attachment.html
    Victor SuberviVictor Subervi
    Nov 13, 2009 at 7:19 pm
    Nov 14, 2009 at 9:05 pm
  • I am playing around with Zimbra. For the install, I selected the Fedora 11 version for x64. I am running: Linux 2.6.18-164.el5 #1 SMP Thu Sep 3 03:28:30 EDT 2009 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux When I ...
    MLML
    Nov 2, 2009 at 6:31 pm
    Nov 4, 2009 at 7:56 pm
  • Hi, Is there any way I can read a .docx file on my CentOS desktop ? Cheers, Niki
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Nov 25, 2009 at 6:13 pm
    Dec 1, 2009 at 8:43 am
  • Hey Guys, I have some questions?regarding?a new home server I am going to build in the hopefully very near future (ASAP, I just need to finish planning everything and this is the penultimate?hurdle), ...
    James BensleyJames Bensley
    Nov 10, 2009 at 9:26 pm
    Nov 17, 2009 at 7:26 am
  • Hi; I've learned how to add a user and change the root dir of vsftpd (which of course is undocumented). Now I need to learn how to make it so that a given user can only access his/her folder (within ...
    Victor SuberviVictor Subervi
    Nov 13, 2009 at 7:16 pm
    Nov 16, 2009 at 6:05 pm
  • I currently have my Acer Aspire One netbook set up with Fedora 11. I would like to change it over to Centos 5.4 if I can. I downloaded the Centos 5.4 i386 livecd image and made a bootable USB flash ...
    Frank CoxFrank Cox
    Nov 27, 2009 at 5:01 am
    Dec 4, 2009 at 6:36 am
  • I have two servers with identical hardware ... TYAN i3210w system boards with dual intel gigabit interfaces, and a PCI intel gigabit nic. I'm running Centos 5.4, x86_64, 2.6.18-164.6.1.el5 Every ...
    Gordon McLellanGordon McLellan
    Nov 23, 2009 at 1:38 am
    Nov 29, 2009 at 5:21 pm
  • Hi all, If I have a dual-boot machine (Linux and Windows) would I have any good tools under Linux that would allow me to look at the content of the Windows boot partition, administer it, clean up the ...
    Boris EpsteinBoris Epstein
    Nov 6, 2009 at 7:21 pm
    Nov 8, 2009 at 4:09 am
  • Now that I've got the server serving my python pages, I'm getting this error: [Fri Nov 06 11:50:40 2009] [error] [client 66.248.168.98] (2)No such file or directory: exec of ...
    Victor SuberviVictor Subervi
    Nov 6, 2009 at 7:56 pm
    Nov 7, 2009 at 2:51 pm
  • CentOS 4.8, BIND 9.2.4 Hi All: I have a rather annoying problem with rndc which I have not been able to resolve despite much searching and many attempts to correct. When making changes to our DNS ...
    Hugh E CruickshankHugh E Cruickshank
    Nov 25, 2009 at 11:04 pm
    Nov 26, 2009 at 4:14 am
  • How do I format the prompt at level 3? One of my accounts has it right, but not the other. I guessed that it was in .tcshrc which was missing from the bad account so I copied it from the good ...
    MikeMike
    Nov 18, 2009 at 2:39 am
    Nov 18, 2009 at 6:05 pm
  • Hi; Been a while since I had root access to a server and without GUI. I uploaded and tried to surf to this page: http://209.216.9.56/global_solutions/index.py?w24 but the code is displayed, not ...
    Victor SuberviVictor Subervi
    Nov 6, 2009 at 3:15 pm
    Nov 6, 2009 at 7:46 pm
  • When I choose the virtualization option during the first install of CentOS-5.4 do I get KVM or XEN? Regards, -- *** E-Mail is NOT a SECURE channel *** James B. Byrne mailto:ByrneJB at Harte-Lyne.ca ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Nov 6, 2009 at 6:30 pm
    Nov 17, 2009 at 6:33 am
  • Hello: Does anyone know a free or low cost online backup system for CentOS? Thanks, Neil -- Neil Aggarwal, (281)846-8957, http://www.JAMMConsulting.com CentOS 5.4 KVM VPS $55/mo, no setup fee, no ...
    Neil AggarwalNeil Aggarwal
    Nov 2, 2009 at 4:25 am
    Nov 3, 2009 at 5:41 pm
  • Hi, I tried: mirrorlist=http://mirrorlist.centos.org/?release=5.4&arch=x86_64&repo=os but it gives me ...snippel 5.4 is not a valid release or hasnt been released yet/ snappel... Why is that ? -- ...
    Markus FalbMarkus Falb
    Nov 8, 2009 at 3:06 pm
    Nov 9, 2009 at 6:00 pm
  • Hi all, I have a CentOS 5.4 server-only installation, i.e. no X installed, and for some odd reason /etc/resolve.conf gets overwritten by NetworkManager on a constant basis. I haven't been able to ...
    Rudi AhlersRudi Ahlers
    Nov 29, 2009 at 8:57 pm
    Nov 30, 2009 at 3:11 pm
  • Hi; It's been a while since I controlled my own server and I'm rusty. Trying to install mysql yum install mysql All looks well. Here's what happens: [root at 13gems www]# mysql ERROR 2002 (HY000): ...
    Victor SuberviVictor Subervi
    Nov 5, 2009 at 4:11 pm
    Nov 5, 2009 at 7:32 pm
  • How can I tell wich HDD to swap, when the "cat /proc/mdstat" says one HDD of the RAID1 array has died? Does the HDD's has some serial numbers, that I can see in "reality", and I can get that number ...
    Eugeneapolinary JuEugeneapolinary Ju
    Nov 2, 2009 at 10:47 pm
    Nov 3, 2009 at 2:44 pm
  • Hey folks, We've got some new hardware and are trying to figure out what best to do with it. Either run CentOS right on the bare metal, or virtualize, or several combination options. Mainly looking ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Nov 3, 2009 at 1:22 pm
    Nov 6, 2009 at 6:20 pm
  • Starting with a fresh load and after I finish hardening the load following the Center for Internet Security (CIS) guidance, I'm wondering whether AIDE or OSSEC would be a better intrusion detection ...
    David McGuffeyDavid McGuffey
    Nov 28, 2009 at 11:57 pm
    Nov 30, 2009 at 8:14 am
  • It's half a nice Saturday later and many attempts have brought no satisfaction. Maybe this can't be done. I'm trying to write a function which, when called from one function execute in another. In ...
    KenKen
    Nov 15, 2009 at 12:37 am
    Nov 23, 2009 at 4:56 pm
  • Guys, Web/php stuff is outta my area to say the least. I need to setup a php class called Advanced Graphing Class. It has php, font and js files that need to be made available. How and where do I set ...
    Joseph L. CasaleJoseph L. Casale
    Nov 17, 2009 at 4:14 pm
    Nov 17, 2009 at 9:31 pm
  • Hi, for a specific application we need a low-profile SCSI card (PCI) with external 50pin connector. I thought about getting an "Adaptec SCSI Card 2930LP". However I was not able to find any usable ...
    Frank ThommenFrank Thommen
    Nov 16, 2009 at 2:43 pm
    Nov 17, 2009 at 11:39 am
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    Monte MilanukMonte Milanuk
    Nov 8, 2009 at 6:22 am
    Nov 9, 2009 at 7:19 pm
  • I have a question about a Xen host that runs dhcpd and installing guest/running guest VMs (that use DHCP)... On other hosts or hosts running VMs, they are absolutely able to get DHCP addresses no ...
    Scot P. FloessScot P. Floess
    Nov 6, 2009 at 3:03 pm
    Nov 7, 2009 at 3:49 pm
  • hi, it's been a few weeks since rhel/centos 5.4 released and there were many discussion about this new "feature" the weekly raid partition check. we've got a lot's of server with raid1 system and i ...
    Farkas LeventeFarkas Levente
    Nov 30, 2009 at 1:08 pm
    Dec 1, 2009 at 3:23 pm
  • Hi list, I just did my daily news scan and saw some screenshots that illustrate the press release [0] announcing the first collisions at the LHC. Those screenshots show windows and buttons that ...
    Timo SchoelerTimo Schoeler
    Nov 24, 2009 at 8:01 am
    Nov 24, 2009 at 10:47 pm
  • Hello all, As the subject states, I have a 3Com 3c940 Ethernet card to a 1 gb network switch. The switch detects it, but it only shows that it is giving me 100 mb/sec throughput. That card is rated ...
    Gilbert SebensteGilbert Sebenste
    Nov 23, 2009 at 6:06 pm
    Nov 23, 2009 at 8:02 pm
  • Hi friends, I am running Nagios 2.7-1 on Centos 5.0 32-bit hosted on Vmware ESX 4.0. The issue I am seeing on the server is sometimes nagios is showing the below messages in /var/log/messages and as ...
    Ankush groverAnkush grover
    Nov 22, 2009 at 5:19 am
    Nov 22, 2009 at 9:06 pm
  • Hi, I have installed OpenOffice 3.1 downloaded from the openoffice.org website on CentOS 5.4 x86_64. The downloaded file is actually an archive containing RPMs. I did not use their setup tool but ...
    Mathieu BaudierMathieu Baudier
    Nov 9, 2009 at 8:40 pm
    Nov 12, 2009 at 4:25 pm
  • Hi, I'd like to view the Screen resolution in smaller text on my server terminal. The server is not installed with any GUI so it's in plain text mode. Thanks. Sam --------------------------------- ...
    Sam AcostaSam Acosta
    Nov 9, 2009 at 1:59 am
    Nov 9, 2009 at 2:10 pm
  • So where does centos hide my httpd.conf file? TIA, V An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/attachments/20091106/dd13a664/attachment.html
    Victor SuberviVictor Subervi
    Nov 6, 2009 at 5:34 pm
    Nov 6, 2009 at 10:15 pm
  • hi! does anyone has a good howto, docs how to set up an smtp, pop3, imap server, with webmail, and has anti virus solution, and even spam filtering? :D [plus secure connection for the clients :D ] ...
    Eugeneapolinary JuEugeneapolinary Ju
    Nov 13, 2009 at 9:56 pm
    Nov 23, 2009 at 1:27 pm
  • a recent post on bugtraq hilighted an issue with how upstream has configured apache to invoke php, namely using addhandler, which has the behavior of matching the extension anywhere in the file. this ...
    Joe PruettJoe Pruett
    Nov 14, 2009 at 7:06 am
    Nov 18, 2009 at 6:31 pm
  • http://blogs.computerworld.com/15082/omg_microsoft_patents_sudo_linux_and_macos_dead?source=CTWNLE_nlt_dailyam_2009-11-12 -- thanks ./francis An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    Francis mendozaFrancis mendoza
    Nov 12, 2009 at 1:07 pm
    Nov 14, 2009 at 5:56 pm
  • I am trying to set up a test kvm virtual machine on a core2 quad system. I have managed to thread my way through bridging eth0 and I have a CentOS-5.4 dvd iso prepared. Using virt-manager, when I try ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Nov 9, 2009 at 3:44 pm
    Nov 10, 2009 at 11:50 am
  • I have some weird behavior I can't explain... I've noticed this behavior since CentOS 5.2 (version I started running) through 5.4... I am running a Xen host/VM. On my guest VM, I use Alpine as my ...
    Scot P. FloessScot P. Floess
    Nov 6, 2009 at 1:39 pm
    Nov 10, 2009 at 7:56 am
  • I'm running a server with Centos 3 that I have set up a smbfs share to a Buffalo LinkStation. The LS has 4 drives configured with RAID 5. Each disk has 1 TB capacity, so the resulting drive is ...
    Steve CampbellSteve Campbell
    Nov 6, 2009 at 3:04 pm
    Nov 10, 2009 at 1:34 am
  • Hi, I want to be certain that my apache and varnish logfiles are in strict date order when rotated. I'd like to run a sort command against them before they're compressed. I've had a look at the ...
    Stephen Nelson-SmithStephen Nelson-Smith
    Nov 9, 2009 at 2:00 pm
    Nov 9, 2009 at 7:46 pm
  • I have a 10 blade cluster of just hardware - I can install what I want, how I want. ? What options are there if I wanted to build the 10 blades as one large beast, but _NOT_ necessarily for someone ...
    Scott EhrlichScott Ehrlich
    Nov 7, 2009 at 6:57 pm
    Nov 9, 2009 at 1:30 pm
  • My Centos 5.2 box shuts itself down during a long tar -x. There is plenty of disk available. This is new; it worked in the past. Any suggestions? Thanks, Mike.
    MikeMike
    Nov 5, 2009 at 6:58 pm
    Nov 6, 2009 at 6:11 pm
  • Hi; I installed yum install mod_python and all went well. So I thought it would be appropriate to reboot apache apachectl -k restart and it appeared well but the pages don't load (they hang). ...
    Victor SuberviVictor Subervi
    Nov 6, 2009 at 3:59 pm
    Nov 6, 2009 at 4:46 pm
  • Hi, I'm using Autofs and LDAP for mounting my home directories via nfs. In general, everything seems to work fine. However, I have one small problem. If I reboot my server using autofs while my LDAP ...
    Eric B.Eric B.
    Nov 27, 2009 at 5:30 pm
    Dec 2, 2009 at 6:29 pm
  • Has anybody successfully implemented DRPMs on centos 5.x? I searched the net and I found a few indications that it is possible, but there is very little info how to do it. Just to be clear. With ...
    Janez KosmrljJanez Kosmrlj
    Nov 25, 2009 at 12:00 pm
    Nov 30, 2009 at 10:32 am
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