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  • Hi, am using latest C6 on a Dell GX270 with latest Bios. It fails to power down but restarts when running $ sudo poweroff I tried some google hints for kernel boot option: acpi=force no help, looks ...
    Rainer TrautRainer Traut
    Nov 5, 2012 at 10:38 am
    Nov 9, 2012 at 11:40 am
  • We use automounted user home directories on our CentOS 6.3 desktops, and on the desktops on which we start apache, I have noticed that all 900+ home directories listed in NIS get (and stay!) ...
    Alfred von CampeAlfred von Campe
    Nov 19, 2012 at 4:14 pm
    Nov 20, 2012 at 8:17 pm
  • Hi, In our company we have a DL380 ( 16gb ram) server with Windows server 2003 x86, this run only tomcat 6. We have 2 options: a) upgrade to windows 2008 x64 and b) migrate to Linux ( I mean centos 6 ...
    Ashkan RahmaniAshkan Rahmani
    Nov 4, 2012 at 5:23 pm
    Nov 5, 2012 at 10:16 am
  • Hey Y'all, Does CentOS have a desk top switcher similar to what you find on Fedora? A friend of mine want's to be able to switch between desktops. I've only got Gnome installed on my machine so I ...
    Mark LaPierreMark LaPierre
    Nov 3, 2012 at 3:51 am
    Nov 4, 2012 at 12:36 am
  • I'm running C5.8 and want to backup a directory that is 6GB in size. Is there any Linux program for Centos to make this backup over 2 x 4.4GB DVD+R disks please? Something with a GUI like K3b would ...
    Keith RobertsKeith Roberts
    Nov 1, 2012 at 10:50 am
    Nov 14, 2012 at 12:22 pm
  • Hi. For a long time I am puzzled why, when internet connection is gone (beyond first router, outside of subnet) SSH (and telnet?) connection is drastically slowed. Same behavior, but less impacted is ...
    Ljubomir LjubojevicLjubomir Ljubojevic
    Nov 20, 2012 at 6:22 pm
    Nov 23, 2012 at 1:40 pm
  • Dear All, we have some Nubuilder databases on a Centos6.3 server: [root at caw-server2 db]# ls /var/www/html/nubuilder/db reg_begeleidingsteam reg_jww_archief reg_personeel reg_straathoekwerk reg_bib ...
    Johan VermeulenJohan Vermeulen
    Nov 12, 2012 at 6:38 pm
    Nov 16, 2012 at 6:16 pm
  • I have not touched my Centos systems for over a year; it is time to get current to do some new, interesting things. So of course, 6.3, but which install? I run a local repo that I rsync from a mirror ...
    Robert MoskowitzRobert Moskowitz
    Nov 23, 2012 at 7:24 pm
    Dec 4, 2012 at 5:08 pm
  • The versions of avr-gcc in linux repositories mostly do not work. I've been trying to build avr-gcc from sources, using scripts provided by Bingo600. So far the effort has not succeeeded. See here ...
    Michael HennebryMichael Hennebry
    Nov 26, 2012 at 11:35 pm
    Nov 27, 2012 at 9:33 pm
  • Is the "upstream" Storage Server fully open source, or are parts of it closed source? Are the RPMs to build one already in the Centos repo? If not, are there any plans to offer them? I am looking for ...
    Ted MillerTed Miller
    Nov 19, 2012 at 1:48 pm
    Nov 21, 2012 at 9:51 am
  • Hey everyone, Is anybody aware of a /true/ active/active multi-head and multi-target clustered iSCSI daemon? IE: Server 1: Hostname: host1.test.com IP Address: 10.0.0.1 Server 2: Hostname ...
    Steven CrothersSteven Crothers
    Nov 17, 2012 at 4:02 am
    Dec 4, 2012 at 9:11 am
  • Hi all I have a '/etc/cron.daily/push-to-backup' script which the content is: #!/bin/bash /usr/bin/rsync [... long options line ...] echo "finished pushing to the backup" Launched manually, it's OK ...
    Mihamina RakotomandimbyMihamina Rakotomandimby
    Nov 23, 2012 at 7:52 am
    Nov 28, 2012 at 7:11 pm
  • Hi List, This is a request for your experiences with mysqldump - or more specifically loading the dump file. I have a newly developed app that has some 30+ tables, most with few records at this ...
    Rob KampenRob Kampen
    Nov 27, 2012 at 8:53 pm
    Nov 28, 2012 at 10:12 am
  • Hi all, Somebody knows if exists some rpm package for ruby rails?? Thanks.
    C. L. MartinezC. L. Martinez
    Nov 20, 2012 at 8:39 am
    Nov 21, 2012 at 3:20 pm
  • Hello list, I formatted a 64MB usb stick with this command 'mkfs.ext2 -b 1024 /dev/XXX1' , to copy a file of 9230653440, but when it reached 7921295360, it gave input/ output error and the file is ...
    Twanny AzzopardiTwanny Azzopardi
    Nov 5, 2012 at 9:13 pm
    Nov 6, 2012 at 9:48 am
  • Hello, We generally use CentOS for some servers, and so do not use a GUI interface. However, I have recently installed CentOS 6.3 onto a PC with KDE. I am familiar with KDE as I use it with Fedora ...
    John HorneJohn Horne
    Nov 19, 2012 at 12:25 pm
    Dec 3, 2012 at 3:09 pm
  • I found quite a bit on google about the problem that "Network" does not show up under the System- Administration menu any more. All the solutions seem to indicate that I just need to install ...
    Steve CampbellSteve Campbell
    Nov 19, 2012 at 6:58 pm
    Nov 21, 2012 at 10:25 am
  • I had XFCE group installed and working on C5.8 32 bit. I have done a fresh installation using the C 5.5 DVD. I cannot seem to find the XFCE group now. Has this been removed from Centos 5.x ? TIA ...
    Keith RobertsKeith Roberts
    Nov 13, 2012 at 7:55 pm
    Dec 3, 2012 at 8:28 pm
  • Hi. I've been running CentOS 5 for ages. (Thanks!) I went to install 6.3 - I downloaded the 64-bit DVD 1 image, and put it on a USB drive. Booted into a screen that said boot will start in 10.. 9.. ...
    Aleksey TsalolikhinAleksey Tsalolikhin
    Nov 25, 2012 at 4:51 am
    Nov 26, 2012 at 9:39 am
  • I upgraded a development server last week, and it started spewing selinux errors to the log. I googled. What finally *seems* to have stopped it was a) setsebool -P httpd_setrlimit 1 b) yum downgrade ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Nov 20, 2012 at 8:56 pm
    Nov 21, 2012 at 1:41 pm
  • During booting of Centos6 I see an error message that goes something like: Starting mcelog daemon [FAILED] AMD Processor family 15: Please load edac_mce_amd module. CPU is unsupported The only ...
    Ted MillerTed Miller
    Nov 13, 2012 at 12:12 pm
    Nov 16, 2012 at 1:46 am
  • What's the odds of retaining the data in a software raid-1 array when falling back to CentOS 5.8 x86_64 from CentOS 6.3 x86_64? The array is made up of 2 - 1.5 TB hard disks. The original array was ...
    Gene PooleGene Poole
    Nov 27, 2012 at 3:24 pm
    Nov 29, 2012 at 9:35 pm
  • Sorry for the off topic, but hoping someone here can point me in a direction and end my endless googling... I have some mp4 training videos that our users need to be able to download or stream ...
    James PiferJames Pifer
    Nov 28, 2012 at 12:04 am
    Nov 28, 2012 at 5:33 pm
  • I cannot install glibc.i686 on a x86_64 system because I get Error: Missing Dependency: glibc-common = 2.5-81 is needed by package glibc-2.5-81.i686 (base) glibc-common.x86_64 is installed, but it's ...
    Kai SchaetzlKai Schaetzl
    Nov 23, 2012 at 1:05 am
    Nov 23, 2012 at 9:01 pm
  • Anyone else around using apcupsd? I seem to be seeing a problem, and I'd like someone to check me on it: I edit /etc/apcupsd/apccontrol to replace the value of SHUTDOWN from /sbin/shutdown to ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Nov 6, 2012 at 9:56 pm
    Nov 9, 2012 at 1:52 pm
  • The latest VMware vSphere 5.1 supports plain LDAP and Web client. But yeah it's not 100% MS free. -- To dream and to write ^^ http://mars.arinet.org
    Fajar PriyantoFajar Priyanto
    Nov 1, 2012 at 2:29 am
    Nov 8, 2012 at 10:41 am
  • I seem to have quieted some, but I'm still getting noise from selinux. Here's one that really puzzles me: my users have a ruby app with passenger running. However, one of the sealerts gives me ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Nov 28, 2012 at 8:18 pm
    Nov 29, 2012 at 9:11 pm
  • Hi Is anyone here using NVIDIA display drivers and a TwinView configuration on their systems? I've got a bit of an issue with such a setup, which started occurring after a recent driver update: I ...
    Toralf LundToralf Lund
    Nov 14, 2012 at 11:38 am
    Nov 16, 2012 at 10:40 am
  • Hello all, I'm trying to install CentOS 6.3 to an mdadm partitionable array and not having any luck. The installer only allows me to create one file system per md device, or specify the md device as ...
    Hal MartinHal Martin
    Nov 7, 2012 at 3:10 pm
    Nov 7, 2012 at 4:01 pm
  • I haven't found who does it for RHEL/CentOS yet, and there's a wrong attribution.... --------------------- Fortune Begin ------------------------ I'm N-ary the tree, I am, N-ary the tree, I am, I ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Nov 26, 2012 at 6:11 pm
    Nov 29, 2012 at 9:47 pm
  • Hi all, I'm pretty new to CentOS. I am working with a newly set-up server: [cbearden at host ~]$ lsb_release -a LSB Version ...
    Charles BeardenCharles Bearden
    Nov 28, 2012 at 6:25 pm
    Nov 28, 2012 at 8:11 pm
  • High and low searching (google, most of the repos in http://wiki.centos.org/AdditionalResources/Repositories) availed nothing - has anyone found a repo for gtkpod on centos-6? I seem to recall having ...
    Bob HeppleBob Hepple
    Nov 10, 2012 at 10:17 pm
    Nov 14, 2012 at 7:32 am
  • Hi all. I am currently installing drbd on Centos 6.3 x86_64 and have two possible repos to choose. Which one in your opinion is better/provides more stable packages/etc.? Best regards, Rafal Radecki.
    Rafał RadeckiRafał Radecki
    Nov 8, 2012 at 10:59 am
    Nov 8, 2012 at 7:31 pm
  • Is there somewhere else than <http://www.centos.org/docs/ for documentation for CentOS 6? mark
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Nov 7, 2012 at 6:56 pm
    Nov 7, 2012 at 11:38 pm
  • Only vaguely on topic, here: does anyone know how, in Firefox on CentOS (6.3), or if it's possible, to see and use ActiveX controls on a website? The calendar here at work has ActiveX controls, ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Nov 1, 2012 at 12:42 pm
    Nov 1, 2012 at 8:38 pm
  • Good day, Installed Centos 6.3 live-cd. Looking good but * no internet connection * (wired dsl system). Other linux flavours do not seem to have this problem on my laptop and internet connection. Did ...
    Johan ScheepersJohan Scheepers
    Nov 28, 2012 at 7:10 am
    Dec 1, 2012 at 10:10 am
  • Hello there, I'd like to have iso image version for ultra sparc 64bit. Recently, I downloaded centos version 4.2 beta iso image and installed on SunUltra sparc 64 bit machine. It was hang when it ...
    Amy TranAmy Tran
    Nov 28, 2012 at 5:56 pm
    Nov 29, 2012 at 4:54 pm
  • Hi, I am trying to get ipv6 firewall running. I did a very simple ip6tables rules and noticed very long running yum updates. I think that happened because firewall is dropping outgoing packets to ...
    Markus FalbMarkus Falb
    Nov 21, 2012 at 4:40 pm
    Nov 23, 2012 at 5:18 pm
  • Odd thing: I just installed and tried to run lshw on a Dell R415 running 5.8. It goes through the subsystems it's scanning, hits IDE, and that's it - it just sits there. I've waited minutes. Anyone ...
    Mark RothMark Roth
    Nov 15, 2012 at 9:08 pm
    Nov 16, 2012 at 6:18 pm
  • Hi, i send a email to my server but i get Technical details of permanent failure: Google tried to deliver your message, but it was rejected by the recipient domain. We recommend contacting the other ...
    Andrei Rolando León SalasAndrei Rolando León Salas
    Nov 15, 2012 at 6:18 pm
    Nov 16, 2012 at 4:18 am
  • Folks Just for laughs, I tried installing Centos 6.3 on the laptop HP 8540w. Windows 7 installed earlier, but I had to import a driver for the Ethernet controller since it was not supported on the ...
    DavidDavid
    Nov 15, 2012 at 6:36 pm
    Nov 15, 2012 at 9:49 pm
  • Hey Y,all I seem to remember someone on this list looking for CAD software. I thought I should send this along just in case I'm right and someone remembers who it was that was looking. -------- ...
    Mark LaPierreMark LaPierre
    Nov 7, 2012 at 11:05 pm
    Nov 11, 2012 at 6:19 pm
  • My system is 5.6, with upgrades. I installed Java 6 from the Centos repository. It doesn't seem to have Java 7. I need the development package. How can I install Java 7 development safely? I imagine ...
    John J. BoyerJohn J. Boyer
    Nov 9, 2012 at 1:30 am
    Nov 9, 2012 at 3:14 pm
  • Hi, I have an iscsistorage which I attached to a new centos 6.3 server. I added logic volumes as usual, the block devices (sdb & sdc) showed up in dmesg; I can mount and access the stored files. Now ...
    Götz ReinickeGötz Reinicke
    Nov 6, 2012 at 10:14 am
    Nov 9, 2012 at 8:21 am
  • I'm desparately looking for more ideas on how to debug what's going on with our CLVM cluster. Background: 4 node "cluster"-- machines are Dell blades with Dell M6220/M6348 switches. Sole purpose of ...
    Cris RheaCris Rhea
    Nov 4, 2012 at 3:48 pm
    Nov 5, 2012 at 9:45 pm
  • Hi, Any clue about this error "/usr/bin/ldapadd -x -W -D "cn=root,dc=mydomain,dc=com" -f ./base.ldif I get ldap_bind parse result: Decoding error (-4). " Regards, Kaushal
    Kaushal ShriyanKaushal Shriyan
    Nov 24, 2012 at 1:35 pm
    Nov 29, 2012 at 12:03 am
  • Hi all. I currently try to start conntrackd to test it. CentOS release 6.3 (Final) Linux lb1.local 2.6.32-279.11.1.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue Oct 16 15:57:10 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux This ...
    Rafał RadeckiRafał Radecki
    Nov 21, 2012 at 3:12 pm
    Nov 26, 2012 at 1:02 pm
  • Hey, maybe lynx package should be a requirement of the whois package...? ? $ whois ubiquity.io ? [Querying http://www.io.io/cgi-bin/whois] ? [HTTP: Unable to run web browser: /usr/bin/lynx: No such ...
    John DoeJohn Doe
    Nov 22, 2012 at 9:55 am
    Nov 22, 2012 at 10:44 am
  • I believe I have the exact answer to "Centos 6 Server has no GUI" but I don't see how to attach my answer to that thread. I am running in Virtual Box on a Windows machine. When I changed my memory ...
    Richard HedinRichard Hedin
    Nov 21, 2012 at 6:17 pm
    Nov 21, 2012 at 10:04 pm
  • The mock package updated today on our build server, and mock suddenly started to fail. The new version uses "try .. finally", which isn't available in python24. Anyone else seeing this? Regards Paul ...
    Paul Knox-KennedyPaul Knox-Kennedy
    Nov 21, 2012 at 5:30 pm
    Nov 21, 2012 at 6:01 pm
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