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  • Hi, Trying to follow the recipe at http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Cacti_on_CentOS_4.x Which has a bit of an update for 5.x, but no joy. Anyone know what this from Cacti should suggest? Data Query ...
    Whit BlauveltWhit Blauvelt
    Jun 14, 2010 at 4:29 pm
    Jun 18, 2010 at 9:15 pm
  • Has anybody tried or knows if it is possible to create a MD RAID1 device using networked iSCSI devices like those created using OpenFiler? The idea I'm thinking of here is to use two OpenFiler ...
    Emmanuel NoobadminEmmanuel Noobadmin
    Jun 28, 2010 at 3:13 pm
    Mar 12, 2011 at 12:49 pm
  • What's the correct response to a security scan that points out that apache versions below 2.2.14 have multiple known vulnerabilities? Is there an official document about what known vulnerabilities ...
    Les MikesellLes Mikesell
    Jun 29, 2010 at 5:11 pm
    Jul 7, 2010 at 4:15 pm
  • I'm wondering if virtualization could be used as a cheap redundancy solution for situations which can tolerate a certain amount of downtime. Current recommendations is to run some kind of replication ...
    Emmanuel NoobadminEmmanuel Noobadmin
    Jun 25, 2010 at 9:04 am
    Jun 28, 2010 at 1:47 pm
  • I have to rebuild a new Nagios box and thought this might be a good time to migrate away. I use snmp mostly for everything but with the fork Nagios endured I wonder about putting any more effort into ...
    Joseph L. CasaleJoseph L. Casale
    Jun 18, 2010 at 11:31 am
    Jun 22, 2010 at 2:04 pm
  • Hi; I've got MySQLdb installed (bridge to Python) and I can't figure out how to upgrade it. I did a find and got these paths: ...
    Susan DaySusan Day
    Jun 26, 2010 at 2:15 pm
    Jun 28, 2010 at 3:22 pm
  • Irritating quirkyness: we have a bunch of videocams. To use, we use gspca. Usually, on an upgrade, I just go into the gspca directory (which appears, from their website, to have not been updated ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Jun 11, 2010 at 4:15 pm
    Jun 18, 2010 at 5:23 pm
  • I want to CENTOS download side and tried to download CENTOS 5.5 X86_64 DVD version. I can NOT find on any site. Any ideal? Thanks.
    Mcclnx mccMcclnx mcc
    Jun 11, 2010 at 5:40 am
    Jun 14, 2010 at 8:29 am
  • Hi all, I am just trying to consider my options for storing a large mass of data (tens of terrabytes of files) and one idea is to build a clustered FS of some kind. Has anybody had any experience ...
    Boris EpsteinBoris Epstein
    Jun 16, 2010 at 3:33 pm
    Jun 18, 2010 at 5:58 am
  • I just adore the install. Esp. of GRUB. Does *anyone* who works on GRUB actually work in the real world, and not only on brand new machines? I just had happen at work what happened last fall on my ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Jun 4, 2010 at 2:10 pm
    Jun 7, 2010 at 12:19 pm
  • If you deliver more than a few emails to the outside world, especially if a good portion of those go to Yahoo, you may want to read this message: http://marc.info/?l=postfix-users&m7689518629249&w=2 ...
    Florin AndreiFlorin Andrei
    Jun 18, 2010 at 5:28 pm
    Jun 22, 2010 at 6:36 am
  • Searching through the archives, it seems this topic has come up several times in the past 2.5 years. Did anyone ever take on the tasks of creating an official CentOS AMI? We're currently using the ...
    Johnny TanJohnny Tan
    Jun 7, 2010 at 7:32 pm
    Jun 18, 2010 at 5:40 pm
  • Hi, I would like to announce a set of OCFS2 kABI-tracking kernel module packages for RHEL5, Scientific Linux 5 and CentOS-5 and kernels. These packages have been introduced into the ELRepo testing ...
    Dag WieersDag Wieers
    Jun 18, 2010 at 4:12 am
    Jun 22, 2010 at 9:30 am
  • I am attempting to create a rpm of the latest version of a program. The rpm for the previous version contains a number of patch files that make numerous changes various files in the tar.gz as ...
    Frank CoxFrank Cox
    Jun 15, 2010 at 3:12 am
    Jun 16, 2010 at 12:02 am
  • Dear List, I'm trying to set up a lab with multiple workstations running CentOS 5. Does anybody knows how to keep the packages in sync among workstations? Ideally I want any change made on any ...
    Zhihao LouZhihao Lou
    Jun 3, 2010 at 11:27 pm
    Jun 7, 2010 at 12:40 pm
  • Hi list, We've had an interesting NFS performance issue with the following setup. Clients : CentOS 5.5, kernel 2.6.18-194.el5 Server : Solaris 10 kernel Generic_142901-08 Reading a file (not cached) ...
    Alexandre LecuyerAlexandre Lecuyer
    Jun 21, 2010 at 9:47 am
    Jun 24, 2010 at 9:08 am
  • According to http://www.rpm.org/api/4.4.2.2/specfile.html a Version: tag can contain a hyphen, as the tarball for the source I am compiling is named 2.3-pre4 etc. When I try to build it I get an ...
    Joseph L. CasaleJoseph L. Casale
    Jun 7, 2010 at 6:20 pm
    Jun 9, 2010 at 1:16 pm
  • I have a machine that has worked fine for years on CentOS5. kernel-PAE-2.6.18-164.15.1.el5 is the last "works fine" kernel, but kernel-PAE-2.6.18-194.3.1.el5 crashes at boot every time. I tried ...
    John ThomasJohn Thomas
    Jun 6, 2010 at 10:35 am
    Jun 7, 2010 at 1:13 pm
  • Hello, I'm compiling a collection of stories from the systems administrator trenches. They can be short or long, funny or about a particularly challenging problem or period, or even something that ...
    Geoff GalitzGeoff Galitz
    Jun 6, 2010 at 6:19 am
    Jun 7, 2010 at 5:26 am
  • I have centos 4.8 i686. It has stock sendmail. see file below. I am getting reports that it is an open relay. I have searched all around and it seems like it should be closed. I have dnl for ...
    Jerry GeisJerry Geis
    Jun 4, 2010 at 11:10 am
    Jun 4, 2010 at 7:38 pm
  • Hello I have samba installed on my server, with a fileshare. When connecting to samba, using windows, filesnames with " (double quotes) in them become gibberish on the windows client. Under linux I ...
    RedShiftRedShift
    Jun 25, 2010 at 8:21 am
    Jun 30, 2010 at 10:04 am
  • Has anybody here tried the "Monit" utility (http://mmonit.com/monit/)? I need to set up some kind of "watchdog" functionality for a custom service otherwise started via init (i.e. via a script in ...
    Toralf LundToralf Lund
    Jun 11, 2010 at 3:21 am
    Jun 11, 2010 at 9:59 am
  • Hi, I would like to announce a set of DRBD kABI-tracking kernel module packages for RHEL5, CentOS-5 and Scientific Linux 5 kernels. These packages have been introduced into the ELRepo testing ...
    Dag WieersDag Wieers
    Jun 17, 2010 at 8:55 am
    Jun 22, 2010 at 9:22 am
  • I am currently running CentOS 4.5 (which, through many Yum updates) now appears to be CentOD 4.8. 4.8 is still rather old, but I havbe lots of stuff (files and stuff installed). I would like to ...
    Tony ChamberlainTony Chamberlain
    Jun 18, 2010 at 12:26 pm
    Jun 18, 2010 at 8:47 pm
  • Hello, I've rented a dedicated root server (SR7 at strato.de) and would like to run qemu at it, but get the error: # qemu -hda install.img -cdrom install47.iso -boot d Could not initialize SDL - ...
    Alexander FarberAlexander Farber
    Jun 15, 2010 at 3:10 pm
    Jun 16, 2010 at 2:31 am
  • Can i downgrade from centos 5.5 to 5.0
    Mattias jonssonMattias jonsson
    Jun 14, 2010 at 10:28 am
    Jun 15, 2010 at 7:26 pm
  • Hi, all. I'm trying to customize a CentOS installation cd, but got trouble with kickstart. I want to use dialog[1] for command line based user interface, but it can't display correctly in kickstart ...
    Zhang HuangbinZhang Huangbin
    Jun 8, 2010 at 12:25 pm
    Jun 10, 2010 at 10:34 am
  • Whether I like it or not I need to get a version of PHP that is greater than 5.2.1 as the latest SugarCRM version require this and as I am a module developer I need to have one of the later versions ...
    Jobst SchmalenbachJobst Schmalenbach
    Jun 24, 2010 at 10:50 pm
    Jun 28, 2010 at 11:58 am
  • I have a machine with two net interfaces. it seems to always pick the wrong one (eth1) as the default route. I can change it with route del default route add default eth0 after it's up (or in ...
    Rick ThomasRick Thomas
    Jun 21, 2010 at 7:57 pm
    Jun 24, 2010 at 7:47 am
  • Hi all, Does anybody know why unlike so many Linux distros (Fedora, Ubuntu, OpenSUSE) CentOS does not come with XFS support by default but rather requires custom modifications after the install in ...
    Boris EpsteinBoris Epstein
    Jun 22, 2010 at 11:57 am
    Jun 22, 2010 at 5:27 pm
  • Dear All I have one centos server equipped with WiFi . I want to measure data rate speed on this connection . Is there any utility on my centos that can measure data speed on one specific Ethernet ...
    Hadi motamediHadi motamedi
    Jun 15, 2010 at 5:09 am
    Jun 18, 2010 at 4:02 am
  • Hi all, I am trying to run a web-based PHP application on a CentOS 5 32-bit machine that requires me to upload large files. The machine also happens to have little RAM (256MB). I have no problem ...
    Boris EpsteinBoris Epstein
    Jun 9, 2010 at 3:12 pm
    Jun 11, 2010 at 12:25 pm
  • Hi All, Thought I would let those that are interested know that I had success in running 24G on an Asus P6T with 24G kit of Kingston DDR3. While I was putting this together I saw lots of forum posts ...
    Steve BrooksSteve Brooks
    Jun 2, 2010 at 2:56 pm
    Jun 2, 2010 at 4:25 pm
  • I just installed Centos 5.5 x86_64 on a new Toshiba Satellite L1500D. Everything seems to work (so far) other than the wireless networking; lscpi tells me: 0e:00.0 Network controller: Realtek ...
    Frank CoxFrank Cox
    Jun 26, 2010 at 6:44 pm
    Jun 27, 2010 at 6:05 am
  • Hi I want to put up a few cameras connected to a CentOS box. I currently have a box with one camera and that works (USB), I can take a pic (the script does that) and see that on a webpage. However, I ...
    Jobst SchmalenbachJobst Schmalenbach
    Jun 17, 2010 at 2:22 am
    Jun 18, 2010 at 9:32 pm
  • I'm trying to do an update to some servers... and they have both i386 and x86_64 perl. The latter won't update, because the idiotic *man pages* are dups. Is there *any* way, short of using rpm ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Jun 15, 2010 at 4:10 pm
    Jun 17, 2010 at 8:47 am
  • Hi all, I am trying to boot from a HD created as a copy of a running system (and it doesn't work, and I don't understand why ...) This is the system to be copied : File-system Size Used Avail Use% ...
    Philippe NaudinPhilippe Naudin
    Jun 8, 2010 at 7:26 am
    Jun 8, 2010 at 1:28 pm
  • Hello! On May 28, I had a problem with pup and seamonkey. I was doing an update via pup and reading a page via seamonkey; seamonkey froze with a plain brown screen. I waited awhile, and then did the ...
    Charles CampbellCharles Campbell
    Jun 2, 2010 at 10:02 am
    Jun 3, 2010 at 5:33 am
  • What's the deal with all of the new dependencies for xulrunner-devel in the last update? I'm updating my servers and the update for xulrunner-devel is forcing me to install 43 new packages! Is this a ...
    Bowie BaileyBowie Bailey
    Jun 30, 2010 at 12:49 pm
    Jul 7, 2010 at 5:56 pm
  • Situation: two similar servers, both with CentOS 5.4 64-bit. Making an ext3 filesystem on one takes seconds, on the other minutes. Partition Size Server 1 Server 2 1 GB 0.7 sec 0.3 sec 4 GB 2.5 sec ...
    Aleksey TsalolikhinAleksey Tsalolikhin
    Jun 29, 2010 at 9:07 pm
    Jun 30, 2010 at 10:30 pm
  • I think there was just a thread 'bout this, and I didn't pay attention... and then I walked into our smallest server room to rebuild a server with CentOS... and that's what it is. The problem I'm ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Jun 29, 2010 at 5:36 pm
    Jun 30, 2010 at 12:04 pm
  • Hello all, For (system) certification purposes, we have to upgrade our 4.4 machines to 4.7. In the past I usually have just reinstalled machines to save the (perceived) headaches of upgrading. That ...
    John KennedyJohn Kennedy
    Jun 24, 2010 at 7:53 am
    Jun 24, 2010 at 1:24 pm
  • I just installed centos 5.5 x86_64 on a new HP laptop. It has the core i5 processor. only 1 cpu is detected should be 2. This has happened before. Is upstream not keeping up with new processors ...
    Jerry GeisJerry Geis
    Jun 18, 2010 at 7:28 am
    Jun 18, 2010 at 12:04 pm
  • Hi All, This is the settings of my NFS server (192.168.10.55) /etc/exports: /nfs/iso 192.168.10.0/255.255.255.0(rw,sync)<http://192.168.10.0/255.255.255.0%28rw,sync%29 files/directory inside the ...
    James CortecianoJames Corteciano
    Jun 17, 2010 at 12:17 pm
    Jun 17, 2010 at 1:01 pm
  • Hi all, in a script if I have: VERSION="3.2.0" I can do: echo jj-$VERSION-jj and get jj-3.2.0-jj however if I do: echo jj_$VERSION_jj I get jj_ How do I get the $VERSION to work with the underscores ...
    Jerry GeisJerry Geis
    Jun 11, 2010 at 10:04 am
    Jun 11, 2010 at 11:15 am
  • Hi, Since upgrading to "2.6.18-194" I am getting odd messages in the logs. Such as; sraid3 kernel INFO task pdflush 259 blocked for more than 120 seconds. The output from 6 nfsd 4 pdflush This is ...
    Steve BrooksSteve Brooks
    Jun 7, 2010 at 4:12 pm
    Jun 8, 2010 at 3:24 pm
  • Hi all, I'm currently getting my Centos working as a proxy (squid) on a 2 Mb bandwidth plan that's serving 20 users. it's all good though our need for speed is increasing by the day. soon enough i'll ...
    Roland RoLaNdRoland RoLaNd
    Jun 27, 2010 at 5:37 am
    Jun 28, 2010 at 9:14 am
  • As I was working today I kept notes on my adventures in installing the HP Proliant Support Pack software on my server running CentOS 5.5. It's a rough guide but I have posted it up in the HP Support ...
    Brandon WoodBrandon Wood
    Jun 23, 2010 at 11:45 pm
    Jun 24, 2010 at 1:40 pm
  • I have recently upgraded to 2.6.18-194.3.1.el5 and within several days the machine crashed with the following error (repeating in mcelog): MCE 0 HARDWARE ERROR. This is *NOT* a software problem! ...
    Eric DeisEric Deis
    Jun 22, 2010 at 12:11 am
    Jun 22, 2010 at 6:08 pm
  • Dear All I have installed 3CDaemon on my MS Windows client as syslog message reception point. I need to configure my centos to send him syslog messages. Can you please let me know how it can be ...
    Hadi motamediHadi motamedi
    Jun 21, 2010 at 1:20 am
    Jun 21, 2010 at 3:23 am
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