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  • Suppose I have a CentOS 5.7 machine running the default Apache with no extra modules enabled, and with the "yum-updatesd" service running to pull down and install updates as soon as they become ...
    Bennett HaseltonBennett Haselton
    Dec 27, 2011 at 10:13 pm
    Jan 2, 2012 at 12:47 am
  • I haven't managed to get hold of any DVD-R media, and the machine I particularly want to install on seems not to be able to see double- sided (which I do have). (It's not exactly a new PC.) So I ...
    BeartoothBeartooth
    Dec 3, 2011 at 3:20 pm
    Dec 7, 2011 at 11:24 am
  • Hi, Running CentOS5 with SpamAssassin v3.3.1-2.el5 installed via yum I remember getting this error a while ago, and it was fixed, but now it's happening again: Subroutine ...
    Email builderEmail builder
    Dec 31, 2011 at 10:25 pm
    Jan 26, 2012 at 2:32 pm
  • Hey folks, I had some general questions and when reading through the list archives I came across an iSCSI discussion back in February where a couple of individuals were going back and forth about ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Dec 9, 2011 at 11:27 am
    Dec 12, 2011 at 6:34 pm
  • Hey folks, I just went through the archives to see what people are doing for backups, and here is what I found : - amanda - bacula - BackupPC - FreeNAS Here is my situation : we have pretty much all ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Dec 8, 2011 at 9:53 am
    Dec 19, 2011 at 12:35 pm
  • I'm experimenting with 6.2 now. Things seem to be really great so far! Distribution closure is one of my favourite pets. So I tried to install everything. I found only one problem, but that's another ...
    Michael LampeMichael Lampe
    Dec 27, 2011 at 8:47 pm
    Dec 29, 2011 at 12:03 am
  • Does anyone know CENTOS/Redhat 6.X compatible to ORACLE software (X86 and X86_64) version like 9.X, 10GR2, 11G and 11GR2. Any official document say that? Thanks.
    Mcclnx mccMcclnx mcc
    Dec 29, 2011 at 7:30 am
    Jan 5, 2012 at 6:13 pm
  • Hi, Folks -- I'm setting up an Acer Aspire 5250 as a Christmas gift, CentOS 6 netinstall insists on trying to configure wlan0 but I'm using a wired DSL connection, consequently netinstall fails and ...
    Jeff GordonJeff Gordon
    Dec 8, 2011 at 3:11 am
    Dec 9, 2011 at 12:11 pm
  • Hey folks, Is there any way to fake a "yum update" just to get yum to force a download of all the files it needs, without actually installing them. I finally have a RPM cache/proxy working and I just ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Dec 19, 2011 at 11:39 am
    Dec 19, 2011 at 3:05 pm
  • Don't know if it is a mirror synch issue or what else. Given a CentOS 6.1, if I give the commands: # yum clean all # yum update I get this output Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, refresh-packagekit ...
    Luigi RosaLuigi Rosa
    Dec 20, 2011 at 2:57 pm
    Dec 20, 2011 at 4:40 pm
  • Hi all, Who takes care of cronjob in /etc/cron.d ? Should we tell crond to run it? /etc/crontab only mentions hourly, daily, weekly, monthly -- Thanks Fajar
    Fajar PriyantoFajar Priyanto
    Dec 8, 2011 at 2:23 am
    Dec 9, 2011 at 4:05 pm
  • Just did an in-place update from 6.1 to 6.2 on my eeepc 901 (Atom CPU). during boot, (if I hit ESC to see the boot messages) it says "starging udev" then nothing else for a few seconds, then a huge ...
    Fred smithFred smith
    Dec 21, 2011 at 9:44 pm
    Dec 26, 2011 at 2:50 am
  • Hello, I have install Horde rpm with webmin: Instalando paquete(s) con el comando yum -y install yun grouinstall horde ... Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * ...
    WeplicaWeplica
    Dec 7, 2011 at 4:46 pm
    Dec 11, 2011 at 6:03 pm
  • Hi Friends, I am trying to write a shell script which can merge the 2 columns into 3rd one on Centos 5. The file is very long around 31200 rows having around 1370 unique groups and around 12000 ...
    Ankush groverAnkush grover
    Dec 30, 2011 at 7:00 am
    Jan 7, 2012 at 6:54 am
  • Let's go ahead and get this flame thread started now to save time. The CentOS team sucks ... it took XXXX days to do 6.1 ... it is going to take twice as long to get 6.2 My mom said CentOS blows. ...
    Johnny HughesJohnny Hughes
    Dec 9, 2011 at 8:01 pm
    Dec 15, 2011 at 7:11 am
  • Readers, Openjdk and ibm java versions have failed to install, all reporting a bad elf, e.g. ./ibm-java-i386-sdk-7.0-0.0.bin Preparing to install... Extracting the JRE from the installer archive... ...
    E-letterE-letter
    Dec 16, 2011 at 6:33 am
    Dec 22, 2011 at 3:02 am
  • We're just using Linux software RAID for the first time - RAID1, and the other day, a drive failed. We have a clone machine to play with, so it's not that critical, but.... I partitioned a ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Dec 6, 2011 at 1:28 pm
    Dec 6, 2011 at 4:33 pm
  • In earlier versions 'mii-tool' would iterate over interfaces and show which have link up. In 6.x it wants an interface as a parameter. What is the appropriate way to find which of some number of of ...
    Les MikesellLes Mikesell
    Dec 15, 2011 at 3:45 pm
    Dec 18, 2011 at 7:46 pm
  • I have CentOS 6 and with webmin/virtualmin panel, and each time that I reboot Apache can't start: Starting httpd: (98)Address already in use: make_sock: could not bind to address [::]:80 (98)Address ...
    WeplicaWeplica
    Dec 10, 2011 at 2:16 pm
    Dec 11, 2011 at 11:20 am
  • i'm configuring a storage server with CentOS 6.2, it uses a LSI MegaRAID SAS controller, I'm using LSI's megacli to configure the storage... Any ideas on how to get drive failure notifications out of ...
    John R PierceJohn R Pierce
    Dec 22, 2011 at 3:12 pm
    Jan 5, 2012 at 6:52 pm
  • Hi, I'm using system-config-firewall (C6 x86_64, fully up to date) to configure a gateway/firewall box. 2 nics, eth0 (configured as bridge0, mtu 7200) connected to the lan, eth1 being connected ...
    Laurent WandrebeckLaurent Wandrebeck
    Dec 13, 2011 at 8:53 am
    Dec 21, 2011 at 9:30 am
  • Hi all! I'm still googling for this, but after quite a while I'm no closer, so I figured I'd ask you guys: I've got my router using syslog on my centos box to log the router's system events. Works ...
    Fred smithFred smith
    Dec 2, 2011 at 6:04 pm
    Dec 3, 2011 at 1:13 pm
  • Hi all, We're running RHEV as our main virtualization platform. Most of our guests are CentOS though. Do you guys know if there's a guest tools package for CentOS available like there is for Windows ...
    Johan KooijmanJohan Kooijman
    Dec 29, 2011 at 3:24 am
    Dec 29, 2011 at 2:42 pm
  • For a while now I've been seeing skipped-package notices, which I don't really understand. I know it's a version mis-match, but all my attempts to sort it out have failed, so I need help, please. The ...
    Anne WilsonAnne Wilson
    Dec 12, 2011 at 1:47 pm
    Dec 15, 2011 at 3:23 pm
  • I have a 1.5TB Western Digital hard disk (WD15EADS-00R6B0) on my CentOS-5.7 server, which has become incredibly slow for some operations, eg rsync, BackupPC archive, e2fsck, although it seems to work ...
    Timothy MurphyTimothy Murphy
    Dec 4, 2011 at 7:46 am
    Dec 4, 2011 at 10:43 pm
  • Hello, I try to find in a directory hicharchy the most recent time of file update. I think, there could be a solution with find? Thank you for help in advance Best regards Helmut Drodofsky
    Helmut DrodofskyHelmut Drodofsky
    Dec 9, 2011 at 8:41 am
    Dec 12, 2011 at 11:08 pm
  • Ever since someone told me that one of my servers might have been hacked (not the most recent instance) because I wasn't applying updates as soon as they became available, I've been logging in and ...
    Bennett HaseltonBennett Haselton
    Dec 28, 2011 at 3:04 am
    Dec 29, 2011 at 2:23 pm
  • Gents I would like to express my appreciation for the unbelievably quick release of Centos 6.2. Thanks a million! You managed to release 6.2 some 10 days after 6.1. Johnny, you are not that ugly ...
    Louis LagendijkLouis Lagendijk
    Dec 21, 2011 at 1:25 pm
    Dec 29, 2011 at 9:10 am
  • Hi We use mrepo to keep a local repository. I downloaded the CentOS6.1 iso and used that as the base. We also have the CR repo added. I was expecting this change to cause no issues but the following ...
    Philip ManuelPhilip Manuel
    Dec 13, 2011 at 7:05 pm
    Dec 14, 2011 at 4:36 pm
  • I have run into several pdf documents that request a password with evince; but not with Adobe. [rey at reylinux docs]$ rpm -qa |grep evince evince-0.6.0-13.el5 [rey at reylinux docs]$ evince Mir* ...
    Reynolds McClatcheyReynolds McClatchey
    Dec 7, 2011 at 9:03 am
    Dec 9, 2011 at 3:55 pm
  • Hi List, I've been getting the following EDAC memory errors EDAC MC0: CE page 0xeb0dd, offset 0x0, grain 4096, syndrome 0x45, row 3, channel 0, label "": i82875p CE and from this seeing that these ...
    Rob KampenRob Kampen
    Dec 5, 2011 at 2:13 am
    Dec 7, 2011 at 4:07 am
  • As much as I hate to be the bearer of news, I saw over 400 updates this morning on my upstream 6.1 box.... checking the upstream website, yeah, EL6.2 is out, at least for updates. I didn't see ISO's ...
    Lamar OwenLamar Owen
    Dec 6, 2011 at 10:08 am
    Dec 6, 2011 at 3:06 pm
  • Did anybody succeed in installing CentOS on a MacBook Pro with nVidia chipset (2010 edition, http://www.heise.de/mac-and-i/produkte/macbook-13-2-4-ghz-mitte-2010-86/#produkt_detail)? When I boot with ...
    Peter HopfgartnerPeter Hopfgartner
    Dec 27, 2011 at 3:30 am
    Dec 28, 2011 at 6:37 am
  • Hi, I was thinking from where the word 'centos' came and what it means? How they choose this word?
    LinuxIsOneLinuxIsOne
    Dec 12, 2011 at 6:36 am
    Dec 12, 2011 at 10:22 am
  • Not sure whether ZFS now makes this OT - if so, sorry for not putting "OT:" in the subject. Anyway, I have a ZFS storage unit here and this is my first exposure to it so I don't really know about any ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Dec 8, 2011 at 2:31 pm
    Dec 9, 2011 at 7:38 pm
  • Hello, Got a question, will CentOS6.1 continue to be supported with updates, or is it mandatory to upgrade to 6.2?
    Edward MartinezEdward Martinez
    Dec 21, 2011 at 3:31 pm
    Dec 22, 2011 at 2:35 am
  • Hi, How can I define static routes to be created at boot time with a specific metric? I have two NICs that ultimately end up at the same peer, but literally go through two completely different ...
    Matt GarmanMatt Garman
    Dec 7, 2011 at 1:03 pm
    Dec 18, 2011 at 6:46 am
  • Hi, 2 websites, hosted on 2 different CentOS 5.7 servers (one being very new, about 3 weeks old) keeps loosing data - but it's more like it's corrupted than being deleted. For example, a photo would ...
    Rudi AhlersRudi Ahlers
    Dec 15, 2011 at 5:28 am
    Dec 18, 2011 at 6:13 am
  • I have started to migrate one CentOS5 machine from xen to kvm. The stability of the machine is much better (too much crashes with xen). I was used to do a "xm list" to get a list of clients. On the ...
    Theo BandTheo Band
    Dec 9, 2011 at 3:41 am
    Dec 9, 2011 at 11:12 am
  • Hello I have set up NAT with iptables for an openvpn connection, so that the VPN server could give VPN clients access to the entire sub-net of the server. The probelm is if I start ...
    Timothy MaddenTimothy Madden
    Dec 5, 2011 at 3:32 pm
    Dec 6, 2011 at 12:35 pm
  • I installed C 6.0 in an empty partition. It functioned. Despite using the usually successful methods of booting into another operating system from C 5.7, I can't get into C 6.0 Tried:- title C6-0 ...
    Always LearningAlways Learning
    Dec 4, 2011 at 11:40 pm
    Dec 6, 2011 at 8:08 am
  • Hi, After the 6.2 upgrade, the new /etc/login.defs has: ? ENCRYPT_METHOD SHA512 instead of MD5Is it safe to just apply the change? Will my current MD5 passwords in /etc/passwd still work and only new ...
    John DoeJohn Doe
    Dec 22, 2011 at 6:30 am
    Dec 22, 2011 at 9:49 am
  • Send CentOS-announce mailing list submissions to centos-announce at centos.org To subscribe or unsubscribe via the World Wide Web, visit http://lists.centos.org/mailman/listinfo/centos-announce or, ...
    Centos Announce RequestCentos Announce Request
    Dec 21, 2011 at 12:00 pm
    Dec 21, 2011 at 4:54 pm
  • I just tried to update to CentOS 6.2, but I am faced with "Errors: Protected multilib versions" error, the offending packages are: jasper-libs.i686 krb5-libs.i686 nss.i686 After some investigation, ...
    李耀宗李耀宗
    Dec 21, 2011 at 1:54 am
    Dec 21, 2011 at 5:44 am
  • CentOS-6.1 KVM guest on CentOS-6.1 host. I am seeing this SEAlert in the /var/log/audit/audit.log file a new guest immediately after startup. Can someone tell me what it means and what I should do ...
    James B. ByrneJames B. Byrne
    Dec 20, 2011 at 9:44 am
    Dec 20, 2011 at 3:11 pm
  • I finally started yum upgrade for CentOS 6.0+CR x86_64. yum reports that I have already installed perl-5.10.1-119.el6_1.1, but perl-CGI requests for perl-5.10.1-119.el6 from ISO/base repo. Can ...
    Ljubomir LjubojevicLjubomir Ljubojevic
    Dec 20, 2011 at 9:55 am
    Dec 20, 2011 at 10:42 am
  • Allo esteemed Centos-ers, Noticed something funny with an mdadm mirror based raid the other day. So I had a system disk set to mirror via mdadm. One of the disks went south at a remote office and ...
    AurfalienAurfalien
    Dec 19, 2011 at 3:29 pm
    Dec 19, 2011 at 8:30 pm
  • Hello all, Re-sending due to incorrect mapping of linefeeds from hotmail. I'm having an issue with group permissions. I have created a group called smbusers which I have added myself to, with the ...
    Michael VelezMichael Velez
    Dec 13, 2011 at 6:10 am
    Dec 13, 2011 at 10:30 am
  • Hey folks, I'm trying to use a 5.3 box to run some JNLP apps, but all I get is a view of XML. I try doing some googling and don't come up with much other than this one thread that says I may need ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Dec 1, 2011 at 2:25 pm
    Dec 7, 2011 at 3:09 pm
  • With invaluable help here, I've just gotten 6.0 onto a PC. I went through the listings in PackageKit, removing things I know I'll never use; ran yum update; installed Opera; went to the epel, ...
    BeartoothBeartooth
    Dec 4, 2011 at 4:49 pm
    Dec 6, 2011 at 2:18 pm
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