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  • I was wondering what feedback might be offered by the CentOS community on their experiences using Scientific Linux? I'm a long-time Centos user, and am basically happy with CentOS. I understand there ...
    Benjamin SmithBenjamin Smith
    May 6, 2011 at 2:31 pm
    May 19, 2011 at 11:05 am
  • Has anyone actually used a SSD in a Centos setup? My little experiment with a s/h WD drive for /tmp and SWAP partitions kicked the bucket on Wednesday, when the poor WD drive caught the ...
    Keith RobertsKeith Roberts
    May 20, 2011 at 4:26 pm
    May 30, 2011 at 8:33 am
  • only FYI: http://osnews.com/story/24760/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux_6_1_Released -- CL Martinez carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com
    CarlopmartCarlopmart
    May 19, 2011 at 9:18 am
    May 24, 2011 at 8:04 pm
  • Folks, My manager's asked me about something that can run on our CentOS boxes that can connect to an (bleah!) Exchange server's calendar. It doesn't look like Lightening can, and from some googling, ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    May 26, 2011 at 2:53 pm
    May 27, 2011 at 3:05 pm
  • biosdevname for nics...bye bye eth0! FUSE! control groups! a linux 2.2 feature! ipchains anyone?
    Christopher ChanChristopher Chan
    May 2, 2011 at 6:48 am
    May 6, 2011 at 11:25 am
  • I have been working off and on with Xen and KVM on a couple of test hosts for that past year or so and while now everything seems to function as expected, more or less, I find myself asking the ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    May 27, 2011 at 2:33 pm
    May 30, 2011 at 12:16 pm
  • There are some googlable ways to feed a list of filenames to vim, but I stumble on weird results. With my filelist, I try to do cat list | xargs vim ...to edit the files listed in the file "list". ...
    Jussi HirviJussi Hirvi
    May 17, 2011 at 12:19 pm
    May 18, 2011 at 2:48 pm
  • Hi All I have xeon server with 16 Gb Ram and no Swap memory.I am running cassandra server on two node in cluster.When there is high load on server kswapd0 kicks inn and take 100% cpu and make machine ...
    Ali AhsanAli Ahsan
    May 7, 2011 at 3:35 pm
    May 12, 2011 at 1:26 pm
  • Hi List, I am looking for 1U firewall hardware, any ideas? Something like that (http://www.applianceshop.eu/index.php/firewalls/opnsense/opnsense-pfsense-ghz-19-appliance-1.html) but at least with ...
    Eero VolotinenEero Volotinen
    May 15, 2011 at 8:36 am
    May 16, 2011 at 11:16 am
  • Is there a standard way of copying a working system from one machine to another with different partitions? I have two CentOS-5.6 machines, say A and B, and I thought I would copy / on sdb10 on ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    May 5, 2011 at 7:13 am
    May 6, 2011 at 7:05 am
  • A not so technical friend in India is shopping for a laptop. He often travels and stays months in Malaysia and so needs to be able to use the laptop there as well. He typically connects to the ...
    KenKen
    May 24, 2011 at 5:48 am
    May 24, 2011 at 6:49 pm
  • Hi, I have recently upgraded our web proxy to CentOS 5.6. Before the upgrade, squid was running fine. Since the upgrade, sometimes, squid crashes: I will look at the latest RPMs to check differences ...
    Laurent CREPETLaurent CREPET
    May 3, 2011 at 3:46 am
    May 10, 2011 at 5:38 am
  • Hello All, I want to ask about CentOS and money. Please do not start some kind of shitstorm over this, it isn't productive. I have just been looking at archive.org to see when the paypal option went ...
    Dave StevensDave Stevens
    May 5, 2011 at 4:55 pm
    May 7, 2011 at 12:07 pm
  • In the most polite way possible, could someone please update the CentOS community regards the release schedule for CentOS 6? The last official announcement I could find was on the Twitter account: ...
    Steve CastellottiSteve Castellotti
    May 3, 2011 at 2:57 am
    May 4, 2011 at 9:27 am
  • I am trying to automatize signing of unsigned .rpm files. My repo has at least 50 x 3 packages. But I would have to type numerous passwords for each file. I can not see hot to pass pass phrase to ...
    Ljubomir LjubojevicLjubomir Ljubojevic
    May 20, 2011 at 1:44 pm
    May 21, 2011 at 12:02 pm
  • Hi all, Wondering if any of you have thoughts/experiences with ApacheDS? We've all had trials and tribulations regarding OpenLDAP and while its basically working pretty well in a master/slave ...
    AurfalienAurfalien
    May 12, 2011 at 4:07 pm
    May 13, 2011 at 8:47 pm
  • I am not sure how to correctly troubleshoot this. I just noticed that my /var/log/xferlog file is huge. There are no files in /etc/logrotate.d/ for xferlog. This is what leads me to believe that it ...
    Patricia A MossPatricia A Moss
    May 20, 2011 at 9:25 am
    May 22, 2011 at 9:11 am
  • Hi all, Centos 5.6 doesn't detect any disks connected to an Adaptec 6405 RAID Controller. The hardware isn't brand new to the market, so what might be the issue here? It seems, that the driver is ...
    Maciej Jan BroniarzMaciej Jan Broniarz
    May 10, 2011 at 10:53 am
    May 12, 2011 at 12:13 pm
  • Hi All, I want to know thoughts on if I am being to paranoid/security conscious. CentOS 5.6, Apache, MySQL, running an Firewall in front of everything and obviously the built-in firewall on the box. ...
    JasonJason
    May 8, 2011 at 1:46 pm
    May 9, 2011 at 6:46 pm
  • After getting a reasonably configured NFS4 setup working on my Scientific Linux server, I spent a majority of my evening trying to do the same with my Centos 5 box, with fruitless results. Most ...
    RILINDO FOSTERRILINDO FOSTER
    May 30, 2011 at 9:31 pm
    Jun 4, 2011 at 9:43 am
  • As the OP for this thread, it saddens me to see that the thread I started has now been used as a forum for behavior of the worst kind seen in professional circles. I'm a longtime user of CentOS and ...
    Benjamin SmithBenjamin Smith
    May 17, 2011 at 12:17 am
    May 17, 2011 at 3:52 pm
  • Hi All, I am about to embark on a project that deals with allowing information archival, over time and seeing change over time as well. I can explain it a lot better, but I would certainly talk your ...
    JasonJason
    May 8, 2011 at 2:03 pm
    May 9, 2011 at 1:03 pm
  • Hi All, I'm lately suffering from Quota abuse at home. believe it or not my teenagers are eating through my allowed quota. Hence, i'm thinking of setting up a centos machine to work as such: HDSL ...
    Roland RolandRoland Roland
    May 2, 2011 at 8:09 am
    May 3, 2011 at 1:47 am
  • Hi all. I'd like to put together a small repo for Centos packages that I build on my machine, and make them available for other Centos users. Are there any guidlines for creating an officially ...
    Keith RobertsKeith Roberts
    May 20, 2011 at 8:31 am
    May 20, 2011 at 1:23 pm
  • I have a CentOS virtual private server from 1and1.com If I checkout or pull something from a repository, it will contain an autogen.sh file Running this and then configure seems to work. However, ...
    John J. BoyerJohn J. Boyer
    May 16, 2011 at 12:32 am
    May 17, 2011 at 8:42 pm
  • All commands return a value, usually 0 if run properly. For instance, try: $ ls && echo "done" $ lsd && echo "done" The echo command is only executed if the ls command exited successfully. If one did ...
    Dotan CohenDotan Cohen
    May 30, 2011 at 10:38 am
    May 30, 2011 at 9:24 pm
  • In case you didn't see it, the initial CentOS 6 trees have been released to QA: http://qaweb.dev.centos.org/node/81 -- Paul Heinlein < heinlein at madboa.com < http://www.madboa.com/
    Paul HeinleinPaul Heinlein
    May 24, 2011 at 11:33 am
    May 27, 2011 at 2:20 pm
  • We need to replace several servers, quickly - four of our Dell PE 1950's died in one week. (!!!) So, we're looking around, and I was checking out IBM. I customized to what we want, and hit ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    May 17, 2011 at 3:49 pm
    May 18, 2011 at 8:43 am
  • Can grep show the matching lines and the next N lines after a match? For instance, I have a config file wit hthe following text: [Tag h1] foreground=#2e5a03 underline=double indent=0 ...
    Dotan CohenDotan Cohen
    May 30, 2011 at 5:08 pm
    Jun 7, 2011 at 8:40 am
  • How exactly to use the tag "Obsoletes:" in a spec file ? I need to offer texlive to users on Centos-5.6, so I packaged it (based on a Mandriva src.rpm), and that works. But I want rpm to *replace* ...
    Philippe NaudinPhilippe Naudin
    May 31, 2011 at 8:57 am
    Jun 1, 2011 at 9:56 am
  • A bit OT, but I'm running CentOS-5.6 on this machine (in fact on two of them) and it seems to run perfectly - I've had no problems at all. Except that I'd like to add a second ethernet port, and am ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    May 8, 2011 at 9:53 am
    May 9, 2011 at 11:02 am
  • I have connected a HD that was a prior system drive (Centos 4.8) and I am not sure of the command line procedures to find out if it is recognized (I believe it is since it present in the GUI), delete ...
    Todd CaryTodd Cary
    May 7, 2011 at 3:10 pm
    May 8, 2011 at 6:03 pm
  • Anyone else seeing this when trying to install httpd? My mirror is completely up to date and the machine is a fresh install of CentOS 5.6 Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, priorities Loading mirror ...
    James A. PeltierJames A. Peltier
    May 3, 2011 at 4:50 pm
    May 3, 2011 at 11:41 pm
  • OK, so I did an upgrade to PHP 5.3 on one of my servers. I noticed the uninstall of php also removed SquirrelMail and it won't install under PHP 5.3. Has anybody worked this out with a good RPM or ...
    John HintonJohn Hinton
    May 24, 2011 at 1:00 pm
    May 25, 2011 at 12:19 pm
  • Hello, Does anyone have a repo or have a dovecot 1.2 and dovecot sieve rpm, also a postfix 2.5 or 2.6 rpm? I saw some on a repo called atrpms, but it has dependency issues, and I read that that repo ...
    David MehlerDavid Mehler
    May 9, 2011 at 12:32 am
    May 13, 2011 at 9:07 am
  • Dear Experts I have been unsuccessful getting the sound to work on a HP Mobile Workstation HP 8540w. Here's a brief rundown of where I am I did a clean new install of Centos 5.6 from DVD, using the ...
    DavidDavid
    May 7, 2011 at 11:22 am
    May 11, 2011 at 11:32 am
  • hello list! I have a small shell script that I wrote that is meant to quickly bring down all of my xen instances in a quick and easy manner. Odd thing is, it does work on the command line. But if I ...
    Tim DunphyTim Dunphy
    May 3, 2011 at 10:39 am
    May 3, 2011 at 5:32 pm
  • Hi all... A few weeks ago, I installed (and configured) the three recommended scripts to run yum update check via cron.daily on my CentOS 5.6 server (a Dell 2650). Although it is clearly configured ...
    BrianBrian
    May 24, 2011 at 6:52 pm
    May 26, 2011 at 6:38 pm
  • I have a CentOS 5.6 system (recently installed) that, for some reason, has decided to mangle one of its drives, specifically /dev/hde1 ... No errors anywhere, just rebooted the machine over the ...
    Ashley M. KirchnerAshley M. Kirchner
    May 10, 2011 at 2:24 pm
    May 11, 2011 at 4:25 am
  • Hi ! I have a server (Centos 5) that is using a pair of SAS drives to store the data. (Mail server) They are on an adaptec raid controler with a battery backup and write back cache active. iops, 70 ...
    Nicolas RossNicolas Ross
    May 4, 2011 at 12:17 pm
    May 9, 2011 at 8:05 am
  • I have a group of users (content editors) who need read-write access to apache document root. The apache web server is running as user:apache and group:apache. The filesystem permissions are ...
    Johan MartinezJohan Martinez
    May 4, 2011 at 12:16 pm
    May 5, 2011 at 3:21 pm
  • Hello, I'm trying to set up a centos 5.3 machine to do authentication via openldap. I've got it working, I'm not sure if I have it 100% right, but I can use ldapsearch to query the directory, use ...
    David MehlerDavid Mehler
    May 24, 2011 at 4:49 pm
    May 26, 2011 at 9:39 pm
  • Hello CentOS it took a few days before i got the hang of it http://email.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?zi=1/XJ&sdn=email&zu=http://cnbc7.com
    Tronn WærdahlTronn Wærdahl
    May 25, 2011 at 11:52 am
    May 26, 2011 at 8:23 pm
  • Hi List, I am looking for good multifunction (fax, scanner, ..) color network laser printer for Linux, any ideas? specs: - Linux, Windows and OSX support on printer and also on scanner. - A4 ...
    Eero VolotinenEero Volotinen
    May 26, 2011 at 12:43 pm
    May 26, 2011 at 7:33 pm
  • Hello, we are using several centos servers under Vmware. We are having more and more requests for server space for each business application (let assume that these business requests are for different ...
    Przemyslaw BakPrzemyslaw Bak
    May 4, 2011 at 4:58 am
    May 5, 2011 at 8:39 am
  • Hello Dave, this really works - I run Drupal 7 at my CentOS 5.6 machine with the "native" php53 and postgresql84 packages. Just remove the older php packages first. Regards Alex
    Alexander FarberAlexander Farber
    May 1, 2011 at 2:45 am
    May 1, 2011 at 8:29 am
  • HI All, I have setup (and it was so easy) using SSH with keys instead of password authentication. I want to turn password authentication off completely. What I dont understand is how SFTP would work ...
    JasonJason
    May 8, 2011 at 1:27 pm
    May 8, 2011 at 4:11 pm
  • Hi All, I'm brand new at doing anything linux and would like feedback on this script I'm trying to understand from an example I'm working on.. Oh, running Centos 5.6 Anyhow, I run this bash script: ...
    RobertRobert
    May 4, 2011 at 12:33 am
    May 4, 2011 at 9:01 am
  • Morning Everyone, I'm busy doing a rebuild of my home server and am tossing between VMware and KVM for this build. I already have experience with ESX, we use it at work, but I'm debating trying out ...
    DrewDrew
    May 18, 2011 at 8:58 am
    May 19, 2011 at 7:53 am
  • How do I pass xargs input one line at a time to subsequent command? For example I want to install rubygems by reading a text file as shown below, however the arguments are getting passed all at once ...
    NeubyrNeubyr
    May 17, 2011 at 1:36 am
    May 17, 2011 at 9:57 am
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