FreeBSD 7.1 RC2 released

With new FreeBSD 7.1 release candidate 2 just arrive I choose to follow it in production server as always # freebsd-update upgrade -r 7.1-RC2 # freebsd-update install # shutdown -r now # freebsd-update install # shutdown -r now For next experiment I’ll try livefs in conjuction to ftp install for alternative install. Still looking a …


Trying OpenSolaris VPS : Install pkg-get

I have chance to try opensolaris vps, since I have no experience in OpenSolaris before I try to learn some basic command before achieve my goal : Running wordpress in my OpenSolaris VPS Here’s what I reach so far : 1. pkg for listing file [arasyid@TGL107201 mysql]# pkg list -s | grep mysql SUNWmysql-base                 MySQL …


WARNING: FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE-p5 is approaching its End-of-Life date

Informative message when I use freebsd-update in recent update progress : materibasuki# freebsd-update fetch Looking up mirrors… 1 mirrors found. Fetching metadata signature for 7.0-RELEASE from… done. Fetching metadata index… done. Inspecting system… done. Preparing to download files… done. Fetching 7 patches…. done. Applying patches… done. The following files will be updated as …


Install VirtualBox on Ubuntu Intrepid lbex

I have install vmware server at other hardy heron box, due to limited access I want to install virtual box for my recently download solaris 10. After upgrade to ubuntu 8.10 I have chance to try newest virtualbox in my desktop. 1. Modify sources.list nano /etc/apt/sources.list 2. Add this line deb intrepid non-free 3. …


FreeBSD 6.4-RC2

From FreeBSD lists : The second Release Candidate for FreeBSD 6.4 is now available.  FreeBSD 6.4-RC2 should be the last of the public test builds for the FreeBSD 6.4 release cycle.  Unless a big show-stopper is found from this round of testing we should begin the 6.4-RELEASE builds in about a week and a half.  …


PC-BSD 7.0.1

From PCBSD : After much hard work and testing the PC-BSD Team is happy to announce the availability of PC-BSD 7.0.1, i.e. the first upgrade in the 7 series, with FreeBSD 7.0 under the hood. Version 7.0.1 contains a number of bugfixes and improvements. For a full list of changes, please refer to the changelog. …


FreeBSD 7.1-BETA2 released

FreeBSD 7.1-BETA2 has been released, a few option to upgrade : 1. Using csup or cvsup, set tag to RELENG_7 2. Using freebsd-update, just use : freebsd-update upgrade -r 7.1-BETA2 Download iso files : i386 Amd64 For full release What is FreeBSD, click here for general review from wikipedia.

Step by Step Install CCproxy for Your Windows XP

Howto make my windows XP ready for internet sharing? Howto set server for my family? Yes, that question came from my friend who has laptop and want to share his ADSL connection with his family. I often refer to builtin ICS that windows XP provide by at this moment I’ll use CCProxy software, another software …


FreeBSD 6.4-RC1 Ready for Download

Upgrade method also available using : 1. csup or cvsup use RELENG_6_4  tag 2. Using freebsd-update # freebsd-update upgrade -r 6.4-RC1 # freebsd-update install 3. Download Iso file Click here to download FreeBSD 6.4-RC1 For full news click here

Linux Kernel 2.6.27 is out : native support for my acer laptop wifi

Yes, huge thanks for atheros support in this kernel. More changes in summary : 2.6.27 add a new filesystem (UBIFS) optimized for “pure” flash-based storage devices, the page-cache is now lockless, much improved Direct I/O scalability and performance, delayed allocation for ext4, multiqueue networking, an alternative hibernation implementation based on kexec/kdump, data integrity support in …


Reset FreeBSD Root Password

Maintain more machine means more password to remember, while keep it unique and secure also tend to forget for long time inactivity. Yes, because its stable One of my sandbox need to replace the lan card and I need to login but I can’t. After reading dan googling I reboot the sandbox and do these steps …


Can’t locate Compress/

edp# perl /usr/local/sbin/ Can’t locate Compress/ in @INC (@INC contains: /usr/local/lib/perl5/5.8.8/BSDPAN /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8/mach /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8 /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl /usr/local/lib/perl5/5.8.8/mach /usr/local/lib/perl5/5.8.8 .) at /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8/Archive/ line 11. BEGIN failed–compilation aborted at /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8/Archive/ line  11. Compilation failed in require at /usr/local/sbin/ line 1340. BEGIN failed–compilation aborted at /usr/local/sbin/ line 1340. Solution : edp# cd /usr/ports/archivers/ edp# cd p5-Compress-Zlib && make install edp# …