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  • Hi -- I'm running a server which is usually stable, but every once in a while it hangs. The server is used as a file store using NFS and to run VMware machines. I don't see anything in ...
    Michael EagerMichael Eager
    Mar 8, 2011 at 12:24 pm
    Mar 11, 2011 at 11:57 am
  • There are significant components of the upstream 5.6 release which are stuck behind the CentOS 5.6 release process, but are now incorporated in EPEL 5 components. In particular, the "php53" package ...
    Nico Kadel-GarciaNico Kadel-Garcia
    Mar 20, 2011 at 11:23 am
    Mar 26, 2011 at 5:15 pm
  • I am busy setting up some XEN servers on a SAN for high availability and Cloud Computing, and thought it could be cool to setup virtualization on a CentOS 5.5 Desktop, running on a Core i3 + 4GB RAM, ...
    Rudi AhlersRudi Ahlers
    Mar 2, 2011 at 12:29 pm
    Mar 4, 2011 at 1:36 pm
  • It's been many years, but it seems that I have to receive a fax and might have to send one too. Is there a way to do this on CentOS 5.5? (Hope so.) tia. -- Anything is easy if you know how to do it.
    KenKen
    Mar 27, 2011 at 10:41 pm
    Mar 30, 2011 at 9:55 am
  • Some may be bored with the subject - sorry... Still not decided about virtualization platform for my "webhotel v2" (ns, mail, web servers, etc.). KVM would be a natural way to go, I suppose, only it ...
    Jussi HirviJussi Hirvi
    Mar 27, 2011 at 5:57 am
    Mar 31, 2011 at 1:30 pm
  • I'm trying to install CentOS-5.5 on my new HP micro-server, which has no CD drive. I've set up cobbler and cobbler-web on my old server, and can access cobbler-web from my laptop. I have 3 queries ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    Mar 28, 2011 at 10:49 am
    Apr 3, 2011 at 8:27 pm
  • I really like gnu screen and use it everyday but there's one thing that is a bit inconvenient, and that's the odd line wrapping and terminal size issues that seem to pop up. The problem crops up when ...
    Sean CarolanSean Carolan
    Mar 3, 2011 at 2:36 pm
    Mar 6, 2011 at 7:50 pm
  • When trying to do a yum update, I am told I need more space in /boot. When I check the contents of /boot (ls -l /boot), there are no files. If I do a df -h, there is no available space yet it shows ...
    Todd CaryTodd Cary
    Mar 8, 2011 at 5:56 pm
    Mar 9, 2011 at 10:03 pm
  • Hi All, Can anyone help me hash out how best to load balance a website that is getting considerable traffic? In the past I only have experience with BigIP where you have a load balancing device that ...
    ToddTodd
    Mar 3, 2011 at 6:43 pm
    Mar 8, 2011 at 3:41 pm
  • I need to do a new CentOS net install on a new server having the Supermicro X7DVL-3 motherboard: http://www.supermicro.com/products/motherboard/xeon1333/5000V/X7DVL-3.cfm Based on that info I assume ...
    Peter PeltonenPeter Peltonen
    Mar 9, 2011 at 10:55 am
    Mar 17, 2011 at 4:29 am
  • Dear All My centos machine is connected to my MS Windows machine on the net.The MS Windows machine is connected to Internet via valid IP address setting and on its secondary ip address setting it can ...
    Hadi motamediHadi motamedi
    Mar 8, 2011 at 4:19 am
    Mar 9, 2011 at 4:07 am
  • Hi everyone, I'm trying to figure out the best way to accomplish below project and would appreciate your input. I need to setup a web page on CentOS with Active Directory authentication. So far I've ...
    Dvorkin, AsyaDvorkin, Asya
    Mar 9, 2011 at 9:24 am
    Mar 25, 2011 at 8:05 am
  • Hi CentOS 5.4(final) 2.6.18-164el5PAE. I am trying to prevent removable USB and eSATA devices from occupying /dev/sdX devices ahead of a 3ware RAID controller. For example: at boot, if a USB drive ...
    Cal SawyerCal Sawyer
    Mar 31, 2011 at 8:13 am
    Apr 7, 2011 at 11:11 pm
  • I bought a very cheap server yesterday - an HP ProLiant micro server for 160 euro (280 euro with 120 cashback, for some reason). But I was surprised when I opened the box to find it didn't come with ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    Mar 26, 2011 at 8:39 am
    Mar 26, 2011 at 8:23 pm
  • Hello Everyone, I recently installed CentOS 5.5 x86_64 on a brand new ProLiant DL380 G7. I have identical OS software running reock-solid on two other DL380 ProLiant servers, but they are G6 models, ...
    Windsor Dave L. (AdP/TEF7.1)Windsor Dave L. (AdP/TEF7.1)
    Mar 24, 2011 at 11:03 am
    Apr 7, 2011 at 5:13 pm
  • Hello community. We are running, Centos 4.8 on SuperMicro SYS-6026T-3RF with 2xIntel Xeon E5630 and 8xKingston KVR1333D3D4R9S/4G For some time we have lots of MCE in mcelog and we cant find out the ...
    Vladimir BudnevVladimir Budnev
    Mar 21, 2011 at 10:51 am
    Apr 20, 2011 at 5:01 am
  • Greetings, Thanks Akemi very much for your always relevant and brilliant works. </rant As an Indian, where "veda" repository of knowledge originated, I have always looked at every member of this list ...
    Rajagopal SwaminathanRajagopal Swaminathan
    Mar 24, 2011 at 2:48 pm
    Mar 26, 2011 at 3:12 pm
  • Hello, There are several important security updates available: Critical: firefox security and bug fix update Important: tomcat5 security update Important: vsftpd security update Moderate: subversion ...
    HendrikHendrik
    Mar 17, 2011 at 11:02 am
    Mar 18, 2011 at 4:13 am
  • Hello all, I've been on a real roller coaster ride getting a large virtual host up and running. One troublesome thing I've discovered (the hard way) is that the drivers for Marvell SAS/SATA chips ...
    Chuck MunroChuck Munro
    Mar 3, 2011 at 7:52 pm
    Mar 8, 2011 at 12:05 pm
  • Hello, Are there any KVM over IP switches that are not thousands of dollars? Ideally a 3-4 port switch for a few hundred seems reasonable to me. Mike -- Michael B Allen Java Active Directory ...
    Michael B AllenMichael B Allen
    Mar 21, 2011 at 11:15 pm
    Mar 23, 2011 at 4:08 pm
  • Can anyone point out reasons why it might be a bad idea to put this sort of line in your /etc/hosts file, eg, pointing the FQDN at the loopback address? 127.0.0.1 hostname.domain.com hostname ...
    Sean CarolanSean Carolan
    Mar 7, 2011 at 11:34 am
    Mar 9, 2011 at 11:06 am
  • Hi All, I've been asked to setup a 3d renderfarm at our office , at the start it will contain about 8 nodes but it should be build at growth. now the setup i had in mind is as following: All the data ...
    Wessel van der aartWessel van der aart
    Mar 7, 2011 at 6:12 am
    Mar 9, 2011 at 10:06 am
  • I'm looking for suggestions as to a good general method of remote-logging services such as nginx or anything else which doesn't support syslog natively. I'm aware that there's an nginx patch, and ...
    Dr. Ed MorbiusDr. Ed Morbius
    Mar 24, 2011 at 4:23 pm
    Mar 25, 2011 at 5:03 pm
  • List, I am putting together a sftp server and would like to use a restrictive shell with a chroot jail. I was wondering what members of the list thought about rssh as opposed to scponly. Greg Ennis
    Gregory P. EnnisGregory P. Ennis
    Mar 27, 2011 at 3:53 pm
    Mar 29, 2011 at 10:15 pm
  • we have several servers on same rack and servers are all inside firewall. Centos version from 4.X to 5.X. sometime the connection are very slow (compare to servers on other racks also inside ...
    Mcclnx mccMcclnx mcc
    Mar 28, 2011 at 5:13 pm
    Mar 29, 2011 at 12:07 pm
  • There have been a number of recent conversations on the developer list and this list about CentOS. My initial thought was why not have CentOS and SL merge. Since they have different goals I can ...
    Gary ScarboroughGary Scarborough
    Mar 26, 2011 at 5:16 pm
    Mar 28, 2011 at 11:36 pm
  • being an internet janitor! :) Please log of the Internet. We are cleaning it. You may log back on later. <snip <snip Anyone else smell an OOM killer? But it's clearly whatever the wget's after that's ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Mar 11, 2011 at 1:06 pm
    Mar 14, 2011 at 4:34 pm
  • I started a new thread since the original one is getting rather long. I have retrieved the files I deleted in /boot and /boot/grub, however I need to make links for /boot/System.map (System.map - ...
    Todd CaryTodd Cary
    Mar 8, 2011 at 9:58 pm
    Mar 10, 2011 at 9:41 pm
  • Is there a package to do this? Normally the hardware clock is set during shutdown if one is running ntpd. But if a long-running server shuts down unexpectedly, this isn't done, and the hardware clock ...
    Kenneth PorterKenneth Porter
    Mar 4, 2011 at 2:15 pm
    Mar 6, 2011 at 2:43 pm
  • A while ago I got great instructions from Pasi for migrating standalone systems to *xen*. However, now I have decided to use KVM instead, which raises a new question: How to migrate a standalone ...
    Jussi HirviJussi Hirvi
    Mar 31, 2011 at 5:38 am
    Apr 24, 2011 at 12:17 pm
  • Ugh. One of our internal servers crashed so bad I just went out and bought a new machine to replace it. The old server was Pentium-4 based and running CentOS-5. When I installed CentOS on the new ...
    Alan M. EvansAlan M. Evans
    Mar 29, 2011 at 6:35 pm
    Mar 31, 2011 at 7:26 am
  • Hi, I need to have several EL machines in an AD env. Joining the machines was easier than expected using authconfig, but what happens now is that blahdomain\blahuser gets assigned a different, random ...
    NuxNux
    Mar 29, 2011 at 1:07 pm
    Mar 30, 2011 at 4:36 am
  • Hi All We want to install packages like xfig and transfig on centos 5.5. We found rpms available but them but it seems there are lot of dependencies for these packages. So we would like to setup yum ...
    Hersh parikhHersh parikh
    Mar 18, 2011 at 8:11 am
    Mar 21, 2011 at 1:53 pm
  • We're looking for tools to be used in monitoring the PERC H800 arrays on a set of database servers running CentOS 5.5. We've installed most of the OMSA (Dell monitoring) suite. Our current alerting ...
    Dr. Ed MorbiusDr. Ed Morbius
    Mar 7, 2011 at 3:43 pm
    Mar 10, 2011 at 2:33 pm
  • In a context where exceptions are caught, I ran the fragment: cerr << "allocating" << endl; char* arr[100]; for (int jj = 0; jj < 10; ++jj) { cerr << "jj = " << jj << endl; arr[jj] = new ...
    Michael D. BergerMichael D. Berger
    Mar 3, 2011 at 2:21 pm
    Mar 4, 2011 at 4:22 pm
  • Hi, I'm looking for a way to communicate with end users via a desktop app that works similar to Facebook / Twitter desktop / iPhone / SmartPhone apps, and hope someone can help me with this? ...
    Rudi AhlersRudi Ahlers
    Mar 1, 2011 at 8:03 am
    Mar 2, 2011 at 8:35 am
  • Hi I have a centos instance on a host where uname -a shows: Linux cl28810.com 2.6.18-194.26.1.el5.028stab079.2PAE #1 SMP Fri Dec 17 19:34:22 MSK 2010 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux Periodically my ssh ...
    Dave StevensDave Stevens
    Mar 17, 2011 at 4:02 pm
    Mar 19, 2011 at 6:29 pm
  • Hello, On my centos boxes whenever I try to install packages I get a mix of packages from the repos that are both i386 and x86_64 in archictecture: ...
    Tim DunphyTim Dunphy
    Mar 7, 2011 at 9:41 am
    Mar 11, 2011 at 6:20 pm
  • I run CentOS at home, not just at work... Anyway, I've got a friend in Chicago who recently mentioned that they'd like to do videocalling. Now, I've heard of skype, but a quick google says there's ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Mar 2, 2011 at 1:03 pm
    Mar 4, 2011 at 10:15 am
  • Hi folks, In the company where i work, we are implementing a security standard. A part of this is a log monitoring and reporting software. There are a few requirements, that the software must fulfil: ...
    Janez KosmrljJanez Kosmrlj
    Mar 3, 2011 at 4:12 am
    Mar 3, 2011 at 1:31 pm
  • I know this is the CentOS list. However, as there has been some interest in CentOS 6.0 (RHEL 6), I thought I'd share the news here. Scientific Linux 6 is based on RHEL 6 with add-ons for scientific ...
    Arun KhanArun Khan
    Mar 4, 2011 at 7:33 am
    Sep 1, 2011 at 7:00 pm
  • Hi all, I'm curious. If I do yum update (which include kernel update) but don't reboot. Is it OK? I mean apart of the kernel, other things like services, we don't have to reboot if we don't have the ...
    Fajar PriyantoFajar Priyanto
    Mar 25, 2011 at 6:15 am
    Mar 27, 2011 at 10:25 am
  • Is there any (easy?) way to migrate running standalone CentOS 4 or 5 systems to xen virtual stacks? Rebuilding those systems from scratch on the xen machine would take plenty of work. - Jussi Hirvi
    Jussi HirviJussi Hirvi
    Mar 4, 2011 at 3:31 am
    Mar 24, 2011 at 4:02 pm
  • Thanks to the help of folks on this forum, I now have my Centos 4 box up and working, however I do have a question on how the repair actually worked. After starting the Linux Repair, the process ...
    Todd CaryTodd Cary
    Mar 23, 2011 at 6:34 pm
    Mar 24, 2011 at 3:15 pm
  • Hi, I'm looking a wiki or share experience for replace NIS authentication by an existing Active directory Server (W2003). The problem is on the management of id and gid. How to move 1000 actual NIS ...
    MOKRANI RachidMOKRANI Rachid
    Mar 18, 2011 at 8:31 am
    Mar 18, 2011 at 12:24 pm
  • Hi List, hope this is not too offtopic, but this bothers me and my backup. My backups are tar jobs in cron, eg: 20 23 * * * tar -zcf /mnt/backupInternalHosts/backup/backup.tar.gz /etc /root /home && ...
    Rainer TrautRainer Traut
    Mar 15, 2011 at 5:25 am
    Mar 17, 2011 at 10:55 am
  • Hi Folks, the reason: new printer HP LaserJet Pro M1132 MFP This printer needs a non-free plugin. On my 64-bit machine with CentOS 5.5 the installation via hplip-3.11.1.run and ...
    Timothy KestenTimothy Kesten
    Mar 1, 2011 at 3:00 am
    Mar 1, 2011 at 6:19 am
  • Hope this email finds you well. I need your advice with something if you can help out. I have an RC serer (selenium rc) which is running on a centos 5.2 and another on a 5.4 machine. if i run it ...
    Roland RoLaNdRoland RoLaNd
    Mar 28, 2011 at 5:58 am
    Mar 30, 2011 at 8:06 am
  • Hi, this is the first time I install linux on a dell server. Simply I booted from a centos 5.5 x64 dvd but I cant see the disks.. is there something I miss ? thanks very much for any help luigi
    Admin lewisAdmin lewis
    Mar 23, 2011 at 1:40 pm
    Mar 24, 2011 at 1:06 pm
  • Hello everyone: * DNS does not have a "refresh rate". In DNS, the person running the domain determines what the "refresh rate" (it's called TTL in DNS) for their records is; for example, Google has a ...
    Sam TrenholmeSam Trenholme
    Mar 22, 2011 at 9:37 am
    Mar 23, 2011 at 10:43 pm
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