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  • Since 5.5 is now out from Red Hat and most likely our amazing CentOS team has already jumped on that, is there any word on Release 6? IIRC it's already a year out of date (base was supposed to be ...
    Mark Hull-RichterMark Hull-Richter
    Mar 31, 2010 at 4:47 pm
    Apr 2, 2010 at 2:24 am
  • Can anyone provide a tutorial or advice on how to configure a software RAID 5 from the command-line (since I did not install Gnome)? I have 8 x 1.5tb Drives. -Jason
    Slack-MoehrleSlack-Moehrle
    Mar 25, 2010 at 7:24 pm
    Mar 27, 2010 at 7:51 pm
  • Dear All On my CentOS , I want to open tcp port 4965 but my server does not contain /etc/sysconfig/iptables . Can you please let me know how to open this port ? Thank you An HTML attachment was ...
    Hadi motamediHadi motamedi
    Mar 3, 2010 at 11:05 am
    Mar 6, 2010 at 5:57 am
  • Hi all What is the best practice to remove all data in the disk? ls fdisk ok or use dd Can data be recovered? and what is the dd command? Thank you Looking for the perfect gift? Give the gift of ...
    chloe Kchloe K
    Mar 4, 2010 at 1:01 pm
    Mar 16, 2010 at 5:49 am
  • Can anyone tell me what the scoop is on this? I read that CentOS was releasing the enterprise/cluster capable MySQL in the CentOS-Plus repo's but I don't see it there. I don't want to use the ...
    JchaseJchase
    Mar 16, 2010 at 10:53 pm
    Mar 18, 2010 at 8:20 am
  • I am spoiled with Yum: never have had a dependency problem until today. Can this be resolved: --- Downloading header for compat-openldap to pack into transaction set. compat-openldap-2.3.27_2. 100% ...
    Todd CaryTodd Cary
    Mar 10, 2010 at 6:54 pm
    Mar 11, 2010 at 7:15 pm
  • Hello Everyone, First time CentOS poster :) I have CentOS 4 installed on the head node of a Sun Gridengine cluster set up in a RAID. The head node has four hard drives, and I assume that drives 1 and ...
    Jeff SadinoJeff Sadino
    Mar 4, 2010 at 1:54 am
    Mar 9, 2010 at 12:16 am
  • Dear All I need to burn data cd on my CentOS and open the pdf file on my MS Windows client . My cd drive is at /dev/cdrom that is mounted as /mnt/cdrom . To this end , I issued as the following : ...
    Hadi motamediHadi motamedi
    Mar 14, 2010 at 7:38 am
    Mar 15, 2010 at 6:32 pm
  • Hello, Can somebody recommend CentOS-OK, dual socket motherboards for compute elements? A quick look up at Intel pages suggests they are thinking of them as "server boards", but then they recommend ...
    Eduardo GrosclaudeEduardo Grosclaude
    Mar 8, 2010 at 4:34 pm
    Mar 12, 2010 at 8:38 am
  • Firstly my gateway 217.20.xxx.1 My ip adress 188.72.xxx.189 Sub net 255.255.255.0 this settings works on fedora 12 perfect but on centos ubuntu freebsd or fedora core it is not working but on all ...
    cahit Eyigünlücahit Eyigünlü
    Mar 27, 2010 at 6:07 pm
    Mar 27, 2010 at 9:08 pm
  • Hi everyone, I recently install VMware on a server using PAE kernel everything was great until I use vmware server everytime i'm connecting to the vmware server web interface after few seconds, the ...
    GeorghyGeorghy
    Mar 29, 2010 at 8:06 am
    Mar 31, 2010 at 7:46 am
  • i am adding routr options with route add -net xxx dev eth0 but when i reset computer it is not in netstat table anymore An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    cahit Eyigünlücahit Eyigünlü
    Mar 29, 2010 at 12:14 am
    Mar 29, 2010 at 7:08 pm
  • Hi, I have a strange su hehavior on a CentOS 5.4 32Bit installation in a VMware ESXi virtualizied environment: If I am root and want to change the user to a non-root user, the system prompts me for a ...
    Uwe KiewelUwe Kiewel
    Mar 8, 2010 at 8:16 pm
    Mar 10, 2010 at 7:51 pm
  • Hi, I've setup a small LAN of two desktops running CentOS 5 in a medical office. Both are connected to the Internet via a small modem/router. Recently I played around with FreeNX on my own desktop, ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Mar 21, 2010 at 2:54 pm
    Mar 27, 2010 at 3:20 pm
  • Trying to avoid a perl script which wouldn't be hard, but I am looking for an awk one liner that does a replacement, but only after it sees a key word on some line. Anyone know of that's easy to do? ...
    Joseph L. CasaleJoseph L. Casale
    Mar 26, 2010 at 12:36 am
    Mar 26, 2010 at 11:53 pm
  • I have a zip file. It is over 2Gb in size: -rw-r--r-- 1 sweh sweh 2383956582 Mar 13 13:44 test.zip The standard "unzip" program barfs: % unzip -l test.zip Archive: test.zip End-of-central-directory ...
    Stephen HarrisStephen Harris
    Mar 13, 2010 at 11:53 pm
    Mar 16, 2010 at 6:49 am
  • I manage a web hosting server that we've recently upgraded, in part so we could accommodate a domain that will enable community mapping. In a recent exchange of mails one developer said: "I could ...
    Dave StevensDave Stevens
    Mar 6, 2010 at 11:02 pm
    Jul 20, 2010 at 9:31 pm
  • Hi, I have one old spare PC, a PIII with 128 MB RAM, that I use as a spare file server. I have a headless CentOS 5 install on it, and a 2 terabyte external USB harddisk. The machine is in my basement ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Mar 30, 2010 at 10:27 am
    Apr 4, 2010 at 12:13 pm
  • Dear List, I recently spent some time out of the USA, and found myself in a hotel that blocked port 25 which prevented my laptop's ability to connect to my office mail server. I did a scan on the ...
    Gregory P. EnnisGregory P. Ennis
    Mar 21, 2010 at 8:55 pm
    Mar 22, 2010 at 2:29 pm
  • When I do "yum update gmime gmime-sharp" I get: ... -- Missing Dependency: gmime = 2.2.10-5.el5.centos is needed by package gmime-sharp-2.2.10-5.el5.centos.i386 (installed) Error: Missing Dependency: ...
    KenKen
    Mar 29, 2010 at 12:21 pm
    Apr 6, 2010 at 7:28 am
  • hi , guys: when i reboot the server today ,the screen displays this ; --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Setting hostname xxx [OK] Your system ...
    SyncSync
    Mar 22, 2010 at 6:38 am
    Mar 23, 2010 at 2:12 pm
  • Greetings All- I'm about to embark on some remote management testing and need a way to login to a remote system running CentOS 4.x/5.x via SSH, su to root (using a password), then execute a command. ...
    Tim NelsonTim Nelson
    Mar 3, 2010 at 9:20 pm
    Mar 4, 2010 at 5:31 pm
  • Is one meant to have one or the other? If so, which is recommended? I have -------------------------------- [tim at helen etc]$ cat anacrontab # /etc/anacrontab: configuration file for anacron # See ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    Mar 11, 2010 at 12:50 pm
    Mar 12, 2010 at 12:33 am
  • For some reason I cannot fathom, cron.hourly runs twice each hour on one of my two CentOS-5.4 systems, as reported in /var/log/cron: ------------------------- Mar 16 14:01:01 helen crond[27833]: ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    Mar 16, 2010 at 2:15 pm
    Mar 17, 2010 at 11:17 pm
  • Apart from ipa are there any other good tools out there for centralised user auth? thanks An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: ...
    Tom BrownTom Brown
    Mar 24, 2010 at 3:17 pm
    Mar 26, 2010 at 1:54 pm
  • Hi list, due to the necessity of having a patched KVM running, I build some new RPMs. However, only kmod-kvm-83-105.27.x86_64.rpm is important to replace the 'original' one as it's the only package ...
    Timo SchoelerTimo Schoeler
    Mar 22, 2010 at 11:03 am
    Mar 24, 2010 at 7:09 am
  • I am seeing ``APIC error on CPU3: 60(60)'' warnings from dmesg periodically on a CentOS 5.4 box, kernel 2.6.18-164.11.1.el5. The CPU is an Intel(R) Atom(TM) CPU 330 @ 1.60GHz. I am not a hardware ...
    Bill CampbellBill Campbell
    Mar 16, 2010 at 2:13 am
    Mar 17, 2010 at 1:21 pm
  • What are some min requirements for Hardware and what performance differences are there in just running another pid for an app? -- David Milholen Project Engineer 501-318-1300 Wireless Etc An HTML ...
    David MilholenDavid Milholen
    Mar 3, 2010 at 2:12 pm
    Mar 4, 2010 at 4:05 pm
  • I have a remote CentOS 4 machine on a network where I can't put a DHCP or PXE server, and I want to do a complete reinstall. So what I want to do is, from the currently-running system, to invoke an ...
    Tony MountifieldTony Mountifield
    Mar 2, 2010 at 10:10 am
    Mar 2, 2010 at 5:29 pm
  • G'day. I am trying to get a very old Solaris 5.7 server to ftp data to my updated CentOS 5.4 server but the Solaris box keeps losing networking after sending some data. I can't ping the Solaris box ...
    Wade HamptonWade Hampton
    Mar 27, 2010 at 5:02 pm
    Mar 28, 2010 at 12:51 pm
  • Is it me or does the MySQLdb module in Centos not support python's DBAPI 2.0?
    Christopher ChanChristopher Chan
    Mar 25, 2010 at 6:14 am
    Mar 26, 2010 at 2:17 am
  • Lots of opinions out there and I have read and read, so I have a home server that I have finally setup with a hot swap hdd cage and what I am planning on doing is copying my data drive every other ...
    Tom BishopTom Bishop
    Mar 21, 2010 at 3:01 pm
    Mar 22, 2010 at 2:59 pm
  • Is there some way to make dkms NOT try to install/load a driver? mark, with an old NVidia card that is *NOT* supported by anything newer than 174, and *certainly* not by the "generic" xorg x11 nvidia ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Mar 18, 2010 at 5:49 pm
    Mar 18, 2010 at 10:23 pm
  • Before asking questions about Ruby on Rails setup on CentOS 4, I want to make sure that this forum is the proper place for those questions. Are there any members who can help? Many thanks... Todd -- ...
    Todd CaryTodd Cary
    Mar 10, 2010 at 3:31 pm
    Mar 10, 2010 at 6:51 pm
  • Hello all, I have been exploring the various intrusion detection systems available for the Linux platform and was wondering what ones you all would recommend? I have used AIDE before and while it is ...
    Dan BurklandDan Burkland
    Mar 4, 2010 at 10:02 pm
    Mar 5, 2010 at 8:23 pm
  • Hi, The title says it all. My GNOME desktop is in French, so here's what my standard Applications (same word in french) menu looks like : Applications Accessoires (Utilities) Now I'm currently ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Mar 1, 2010 at 5:50 pm
    Mar 3, 2010 at 12:32 pm
  • Okay, I'm being noisy today. I have VMWare Server 1.0.8 installed on my CentOS desktop, and it runs my XP and CentOS guests just fine, though I don't use them much. I'm considering moving to either ...
    Mark Hull-RichterMark Hull-Richter
    Mar 30, 2010 at 2:01 am
    Mar 30, 2010 at 10:57 am
  • Hi, I want to install customized centos on multiple systems. Can PXE boot do that ? Apart from this is there any other way of doing image copy of centos OS and installing it on several client ...
    PremrajmPremrajm
    Mar 24, 2010 at 12:54 pm
    Mar 26, 2010 at 5:08 am
  • Hi list, I looking for a solution about how to configure webcam in centos 5.4 What are the webcam packages available in centos. Any help is highly appreciated. Regards, Krishna An HTML attachment was ...
    Krishna Chandra PrajapatiKrishna Chandra Prajapati
    Mar 23, 2010 at 12:46 pm
    Mar 23, 2010 at 10:31 pm
  • Hi; I have an old version of Python (2.4.3) and I'm trying to upgrade (to 2.6); however, when I try yum upgrade python it tells me that it's already got the latest and greatest...presumably of 2.4.3. ...
    Susan DaySusan Day
    Mar 22, 2010 at 1:51 pm
    Mar 23, 2010 at 11:54 am
  • Hi, I need to migrate about 8Tb of data from a Mac Fibre Channel RAID to by LVM Ext3 Linux Fibre Channel RAID. For speed I planned to connect both RAID's to my CentOS Server and copy the data ...
    Keith BeebyKeith Beeby
    Mar 22, 2010 at 9:53 am
    Mar 22, 2010 at 5:04 pm
  • Ok, so another apc UPS 3000 complained about bad batteries, and I changed them out from the same order that I'd gotten in a couple of months ago. The APC SmartUPS 3000 started connecting and ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Mar 2, 2010 at 10:13 pm
    Mar 17, 2010 at 6:50 pm
  • Been experimenting with CentOS 5.4 some more. In order to get my wireless card to work (Broadcom BCM4311) I need Broadcom's wl.ko driver (http:// www.broadcom.com/support/802.11/linux_sta.php). It ...
    Martin JungowskiMartin Jungowski
    Mar 10, 2010 at 7:45 pm
    Mar 14, 2010 at 8:42 pm
  • Hi, I have configured vnc on my centos server machine. But, unable to access the vnc client. When ever i try to access my client. All I get is a blank screen with only mouse working. I am very clue ...
    Vijay Shanker DubeyVijay Shanker Dubey
    Mar 11, 2010 at 4:43 pm
    Mar 11, 2010 at 6:06 pm
  • Hi, I installed a network of five desktops in a small town hall, all running CentOS 5.4. The machines are publicly, and the mayor asked me to find some solution to effectively filter web content, as ...
    Niki KovacsNiki Kovacs
    Mar 9, 2010 at 4:22 pm
    Mar 9, 2010 at 6:37 pm
  • I'm monitoring some CentOS 5 servers running Sun Java. We have set things up so 2048 MB of RAM are available for the base operating system, taking into account the xMx and permgen settings. What ...
    Sean CarolanSean Carolan
    Mar 7, 2010 at 4:37 pm
    Mar 8, 2010 at 10:12 am
  • I need an idea on how to accomplish this: I have a cluster that I only want to run cron jobs on when its active. I know the cron script can check for node status, but then I have multiple copies to ...
    Joseph L. CasaleJoseph L. Casale
    Mar 30, 2010 at 10:45 pm
    Apr 6, 2010 at 3:08 pm
  • Hi all, do you know if there is a way at boot time do disable specific LUN's on a SCSI bus of a particular controller? I'm trying to write an udev rule, but it seems that the system ignores the ...
    Lorenzo QuatriniLorenzo Quatrini
    Mar 30, 2010 at 9:21 am
    Mar 31, 2010 at 1:03 pm
  • Two pc's: 1 - router 2 - logger Situation: someone tries to bruteforce into a server, and the logger get's a log about it [e.g.: ssh login failed]. What's the best method to ban that ip [what is ...
    Vadkan JozsefVadkan Jozsef
    Mar 20, 2010 at 10:17 pm
    Mar 30, 2010 at 4:56 pm
  • Hello, I need a newer version of gcc (gcc 4.4.3), with yum install I got 4.1.2. Has anyone figured out how to configure for the gcc 4.4.3 build to go through? Thanks.
    Dieter BestDieter Best
    Mar 26, 2010 at 3:09 am
    Mar 29, 2010 at 9:13 pm
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