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  • Hello I've got an un managed VPS running CentOS6 I'd like to install 2 websites and secure the whole VPS I've tried tutorials from the how to forge website but things keep screwing all the time. ...
    Wuxi IxuwWuxi Ixuw
    Feb 23, 2012 at 2:42 am
    Feb 25, 2012 at 10:10 pm
  • 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
    Feb 25, 2012 at 12:00 pm
    Apr 27, 2012 at 5:02 am
  • I'm building my own openmpi packages derived from upstream SRPMs. Problem: The ones built with Intel's compiler can only be installed by force, because Intel doesn't register their provided libs with ...
    Michael LampeMichael Lampe
    Feb 26, 2012 at 1:45 pm
    Mar 2, 2012 at 8:28 am
  • Hey folks, I'm reading up on gtar for tape archiving and it sounds kind of nasty and not something I really want to rely on. It looks like star from the schily tools is preferred. I'm using Centos ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Feb 6, 2012 at 1:04 pm
    Feb 14, 2012 at 11:12 pm
  • I'm having problems with what I think is PAM. Seems that ever since Centos 5, proftpd has had problems using pam, and with Centos 6.2 64 bit, I had to quit using it altogether with proftpd. Now I'm ...
    Steve CampbellSteve Campbell
    Feb 22, 2012 at 3:36 pm
    Feb 23, 2012 at 9:29 pm
  • Hi list, I have been getting the following types of log messages Jan 30 08:22:33 ndgonline postfix/smtpd[30538]: NOQUEUE: reject: RCPT from unknown[]: 450 4.7.1 Client host rejected: ...
    Rob KampenRob Kampen
    Feb 2, 2012 at 5:01 am
    Feb 3, 2012 at 6:18 pm
  • Hello, Having a problem with software RAID that is driving me crazy. Here's the details: 1. CentOS 6.2 x86_64 install from the minimal iso (via pxeboot). 2. Reasonably good PC hardware (i.e. not ...
    Kahlil HodgsonKahlil Hodgson
    Feb 28, 2012 at 7:27 pm
    Mar 6, 2012 at 7:33 pm
  • There's a whole herd of ways to count and track the amount of data that goes through a given network port. However, I'm looking for a user-friendly (and pretty, if possible) monitor or counter ...
    Frank CoxFrank Cox
    Feb 24, 2012 at 5:40 pm
    Feb 27, 2012 at 1:11 am
  • so I gave up on bonding. I found about 300 posts showing eth0 and eth1 both pointing to br0 (bridge) as interfaces. I followed them correctly, or so I thought. I pointed both ethx to the bridge, ...
    Bob HoffmanBob Hoffman
    Feb 9, 2012 at 6:54 pm
    Feb 13, 2012 at 7:11 pm
  • Hello listmates, This is not specifically CentOS-related - though I will probably execute this design on CentOS if I decide to do so. It will certainly be some kind of Linux. At any rate, here's my ...
    Boris EpsteinBoris Epstein
    Feb 4, 2012 at 9:57 am
    Feb 7, 2012 at 10:18 am
  • Hey folks, I looked at the man page and don't see any way to do this - maybe it is a function of the compression program used I dunno. Is there any way to get gtar to report on the compression it ...
    Alan McKayAlan McKay
    Feb 1, 2012 at 9:18 am
    Feb 7, 2012 at 7:29 am
  • hi Guys, We've been trying to get something like this setup for long time, now thanks to Khusro Jaleel's efforts its online! The CentOS Promo request system is available at http://promo.centos.org/ ...
    Karanbir SinghKaranbir Singh
    Feb 20, 2012 at 2:09 pm
    Feb 22, 2012 at 6:57 am
  • Hi all, In http://goo.gl/Krjfh I read: +++++++++++++++++++++++ Upgrading from CentOS-4 or CentOS-5: We recommend everyone run through a reinstall rather than attempt an inplace upgrade from CentOS-4 ...
    Mihamina RakotomandimbyMihamina Rakotomandimby
    Feb 7, 2012 at 1:04 am
    Feb 7, 2012 at 5:43 pm
  • Apache DocumentRoot on an NFS directory: [root at localhost ~]# service httpd start Starting httpd: Warning: DocumentRoot [/home/www/html] does not exist Syntax error on line 292 of ...
    Lars HeckingLars Hecking
    Feb 16, 2012 at 7:35 am
    Mar 5, 2012 at 7:10 pm
  • Hi All I've been looking into some ways to break a CentOS system so I can perform some simulated disaster recovery and get some hands-on practice with rescue mode and other system recovery tools. I'm ...
    Alex WalkerAlex Walker
    Feb 21, 2012 at 3:45 am
    Feb 23, 2012 at 11:48 am
  • I was working on archiving an old virtual server today and was reminded of how much space is wasted by some of the default installations on CentOS. I think this was a 5.x box. Anyway, in /usr/lib/64 ...
    Craig ThompsonCraig Thompson
    Feb 15, 2012 at 3:30 pm
    Feb 15, 2012 at 5:24 pm
  • Hey all. This morning I found that my audio playback is randomly sprinkled with sound skips and dropouts. I went to /var/log/yum.log and found this: Feb 09 20:18:22 Updated: lame-3.99.4-2.el6.rf.i686 ...
    Mark LaPierreMark LaPierre
    Feb 12, 2012 at 11:07 am
    Feb 18, 2012 at 11:11 pm
  • Actually, I'm having problems with pop and imap. I changed mailservers this weekend, going from a Centos 3 box to a Centos 6 box. The Centos 3 box used the old standard imap and pop servers. We use ...
    Steve CampbellSteve Campbell
    Feb 12, 2012 at 2:01 pm
    Feb 14, 2012 at 7:03 am
  • I put this page together just so I won't spam the board anymore begging for help..lol http://bobhoffman.com/vmissue.html This shows a working effort of bonded eths, bridged into a vm, and a few other ...
    Bob HoffmanBob Hoffman
    Feb 6, 2012 at 10:28 pm
    Feb 14, 2012 at 12:06 am
  • Hello in one of the emails I sent earlier ; mark (m.roth at 5-cent.us) mentioned: Please if any one can help with more details and example for the configuration that would be awesome. Thanks
    Wuxi IxuwWuxi Ixuw
    Feb 23, 2012 at 5:31 pm
    Feb 26, 2012 at 10:32 am
  • Having troubles with perl libraries. Does everyone use yum to install perl modules on CentOS 5.x? I have installed the rpmforge repository. I am having terrible luck with installing libraries though. ...
    Feb 10, 2012 at 12:09 pm
    Feb 12, 2012 at 5:15 pm
  • Hello there, I think I've shutdown my box right in the middle of a yum update.. The latest kernel installed won't simple boot, and the old one can, but only in init 3 mode (tty). From a console, I ...
    Feb 8, 2012 at 5:32 am
    Feb 9, 2012 at 5:44 am
  • Hi all, Having a 4 NIC server, I want to bridge eth2 and eth3, with a bridge named br0. Searching the web I only found about creating a file /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-br0, but did not find ...
    Mihamina RakotomandimbyMihamina Rakotomandimby
    Feb 3, 2012 at 8:07 am
    Feb 6, 2012 at 12:18 am
  • I seem to running into the following bug when attempting to perform a yum update: http://bugs.centos.org/view.php?idS22 I have been skipping perl to move on. However, I am unable to update perl to ...
    Blake HudsonBlake Hudson
    Feb 13, 2012 at 3:57 pm
    Feb 15, 2012 at 9:31 am
  • Hello listmates, I got a rather strange situation that I can't quite make sense of. OK, I've got a very large data file to sort (hundreds of millions of lines) and I decided to use MySQL for the ...
    Boris EpsteinBoris Epstein
    Feb 13, 2012 at 4:45 pm
    Feb 13, 2012 at 9:37 pm
  • Hi, I have several machines running CentOS 6.2 and a strange problem with the hostname of one machine... After every reboot it loses the fqdn hostname. Here is my confguration: ifconfig | grep "inet ...
    Feb 8, 2012 at 4:22 pm
    Feb 9, 2012 at 6:58 am
  • I have a computer I am using to host a virtual machine. Centos 6, for both, 64 bit. The host machine's network connection seems fine. No problems. Trying to access the virtual machine is usually ...
    Bob HoffmanBob Hoffman
    Feb 3, 2012 at 3:41 pm
    Feb 7, 2012 at 3:58 pm
  • I am trying to install 6.2 on a machine. I am using PXE as I have done so a number of times. My hard disk is being detected as sdb and not sda. My kickstart config is wanting it at sda. There are no ...
    Jerry GeisJerry Geis
    Feb 3, 2012 at 12:24 pm
    Feb 7, 2012 at 10:34 am
  • Hi, I'm trying to create a Virtual Machine using Network Install mode (I tried HTTP and FTP). The HTTP/FTP server where the installation files are located is the Host Machine. The URL that I'm using ...
    Feb 8, 2012 at 7:21 pm
    Jun 8, 2014 at 9:39 am
  • One problem I have with custom CentOS 6 installation is that NIS auto.* maps are not available. According to boot.log, ypbind starts before autofs, but when I login to the machine, the maps are not ...
    Lars HeckingLars Hecking
    Feb 10, 2012 at 11:30 am
    Mar 12, 2012 at 1:14 pm
  • Hello, I have a HP Pavilion p2 1033wb. I has a 3 core Vision AMD E-300 Processor Dual Core runs at 3.2 GHZ. CentOS will run ok with this processor won't it Echolink told me I would have no problem ...
    Dennis WhiterockDennis Whiterock
    Feb 26, 2012 at 3:39 pm
    Feb 28, 2012 at 6:11 pm
  • Good Evening, I have a problem with CentOS 6.2. On December 2011 I installed CentOS 6.1 on a HP ProLiant DL 165 G7 server. Recentely I upgraded to CentOS 6.2 but at reboot the system didn't startup. ...
    Fabio PugnaghiFabio Pugnaghi
    Feb 23, 2012 at 9:35 am
    Feb 23, 2012 at 5:59 pm
  • I was looking for the old Vispan stuff, and it seems to have disappeared from the web. Now I realize it was old, but it did provide some details that I liked on my old servers. I've got ...
    Steve CampbellSteve Campbell
    Feb 15, 2012 at 12:25 pm
    Feb 23, 2012 at 11:54 am
  • Hi List, I have a postfix server based on CentOS 5 in which I have been trying to add TLS encryption support for SMTP. From the localhost when I do an EHLO, following is the output [root at xxxxxxx ...
    Kumar KrishnaKumar Krishna
    Feb 7, 2012 at 7:50 pm
    Feb 11, 2012 at 12:16 pm
  • hi all, currently my websites are sharing one server, also having bind running on that server for all of them. I am now breaking the sites on to different machines. So what would you do on bond/dns? ...
    Bob HoffmanBob Hoffman
    Feb 10, 2012 at 12:30 am
    Feb 10, 2012 at 11:37 am
  • Has anyone installed a high I/O application such as an email server on SSD drives? Was thinking about doing two SSD's in RAID1. It would solve my I/O latency issues but I have heard that SSD's wear ...
    Feb 2, 2012 at 1:19 pm
    Feb 7, 2012 at 3:08 pm
  • Hi CentOS experts,* Short Version* I would like to produce a weekly report in HTML for each CentOS 5.x server we have indicating configuration compliance with some industry benchmark. I am looking ...
    Tom HTom H
    Feb 1, 2012 at 2:54 pm
    Feb 6, 2012 at 3:24 pm
  • Hi, For the OLPC school server ("XS") we are planning to move from our dated F9 setup to CentOS 6.2. Thanks for all the effort involved in producing this distro. One important part of this project is ...
    Daniel DrakeDaniel Drake
    Feb 3, 2012 at 11:30 am
    Sep 14, 2013 at 7:08 am
  • Any suggestions on what to run on a centos box to verify that the server isn't compromised or being sniffed? Thanks!
    Feb 18, 2012 at 8:38 pm
    Feb 19, 2012 at 12:17 pm
  • A few weeks ago, one of my servers started complaining, via smartd, that one drive had one unreadable sector. I umounted it, and ran an fsck -c, then remounted it. Error didn't go away. Now, what's ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Feb 17, 2012 at 2:52 pm
    Feb 17, 2012 at 6:40 pm
  • On my centos 5.7 system, using Firefox 10.1, suddenly flash videos have stopped working, like, today. they worked yesterday. Now all I get is an error message that the flash plugin has crashed, ...
    Fred smithFred smith
    Feb 15, 2012 at 10:36 pm
    Feb 16, 2012 at 4:20 pm
  • I have two CentOS5 systems server1 and server2. There is user peter on server1 who can ssh to server2 using public ssh keys and no password is needed. What I noticed is that running remote ssh ...
    Peter BlajevPeter Blajev
    Feb 1, 2012 at 4:07 pm
    Feb 3, 2012 at 6:45 am
  • Hi, I'm wanting to configure a CentOS 6 server to have a fall-back default route via a second network interface. Given: - eth0 with on subnet gateway - eth1 ...
    Feb 1, 2012 at 2:03 pm
    Feb 3, 2012 at 2:58 am
  • There is a critical update for samba for centos-5.8 ... we are working on CentOS-5.8 right now and I fully expect it to be released in a week or less. For those of you who can not wait for a week, ...
    Johnny HughesJohnny Hughes
    Feb 23, 2012 at 7:34 pm
    Mar 5, 2012 at 5:12 am
  • Hi. IMHO there is a bug in the latest updater for clamav: * it places a freshclam script into /etc/cron.daily that uses a hardcoded datadir not defined in /etc/clamd.conf its never done that before ...
    Jobst SchmalenbachJobst Schmalenbach
    Feb 17, 2012 at 8:06 am
    Feb 21, 2012 at 6:19 pm
  • Since switching from CentOS 5.7 to CentOS 6.x I find that one of the VMs will not restart upon system reboot. I finally figured out that the video is always set to vmvga after rebooting. In addition ...
    Emmett CulleyEmmett Culley
    Feb 13, 2012 at 5:18 pm
    Feb 15, 2012 at 2:33 am
  • After going from CentOS 5.7 to 6.2, a lot of things turned out to be much better, but there are also quite some regressions. The most obvious one is power consumption on my notebook. It was notably ...
    Michael LampeMichael Lampe
    Feb 12, 2012 at 5:57 pm
    Feb 13, 2012 at 1:25 pm
  • Hello all, How can I configure yum to download updates when I need to authenticate to a Microsoft Forefront proxy?? I have tried to configure http_proxy variable as a ...
    C. L. MartinezC. L. Martinez
    Feb 9, 2012 at 10:35 am
    Feb 10, 2012 at 10:22 pm
  • Hi all, My goal is to have PHP 5.2.x on a centos virtual machine (LXC) Looking at the repositories: - 6.2 has php 5.3: ftp://ftp.free.fr/mirrors/ftp.centos.org/6.2/updates/i386/drpms/ - 5.7 has php ...
    Mihamina RakotomandimbyMihamina Rakotomandimby
    Feb 9, 2012 at 12:33 am
    Feb 9, 2012 at 5:05 pm
  • Hi all, I'm booting Centos6 from a usb 3.0 stick. This works fine as long as the usb-stick is connected to a usb 2.0 port. Once I plug the the usb-stick into a blue usb 3.0 port centos fails on ...
    Volker PoplawskiVolker Poplawski
    Feb 22, 2012 at 9:52 am
    Mar 2, 2012 at 11:20 am
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