proftpd problemview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I configured proftpd daemon and I can connect to the server, but I cannot see anything being listed.The username 'nik' is not a host machine user, but a virtual user, and it needs to access folder /mnt/Dysk_D with full rw access.Here is my conf file:ServerType standalone DefaultServer on Umask 022 ServerName "" ServerIdent on "Desknik FTP" ServerAdmin emai (HowTos)

unable to determine major/minor number of root device 'dev/sda6'view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – miky76 wrote:I've checked in the fstab and seem that only the tmpfs is thereIt seems weird that your fstab doesn't have anything. (HowTos)

Connect to Printer Network and Printview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hspasta wrote:So I think I'm on the right path. I can ping the printer server. I've installed all the necessary packages. I've added an entry on the CUPS web interface that points to the printer on the server. Now I think the problem is that I don't know how to send my credentials so that I'm authenticated to print. (HowTos)

Cinnamon - is it worth it?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – GERGE wrote:I don't like it. Gnome-shell keeps crashing on me, so is Cinnamon. They are at their core, only visual differences. If you are looking for a Gnome 2 like interface, what is wrong with Xfce? (HowTos)

Pacsurfer, a dependency helper toolview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – A couple questions / suggestions:* Is it possible to get package size  in KB, MB, GB? I see the totals are converted to e.g. MB.* Actually, I get 'Installed Size 150 Mb' and 'instal 5 packages, total 4 Mb' - Mb means mega bit, it should read MB i.e. mega byte. * Decide whether you want to use capital letters or not, examples abound e.g. Req v. opt.* Typos e.g. (HowTos)

don't other package managers upgrade the entire system w/ 1 command?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – jasonwryan wrote:Jristz wrote:jasonwryan wrote:Never do pacman -Syuf - it will break your system...in this case, wath is the objective of having a funtions that is recommended never use, instead why no only the -Syu --force and not the -Syuf???is more easy to write unintentionally a -Suyf raten than a -Syu --forceYou use the -f (or --force) option with S; ie., on a single package. (HowTos)

Firefox not rendering some pages wellview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I recently installed ArchLinux on my macbook Alu. (HowTos)

Can not boot after mishap with clonezillaview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – HiI was trying to back up my computer with Clonezilla. It kept telling me that the drive I was trying to back up (the only hard drive in my laptop and only has Arch Linux installed on it) had a GPT and MBR partition table. I thought that this was odd so booted back into Arch Linux and loaded up gparted and it said that the drive was MBR. (HowTos)

aufs makes bind mounts invisibleview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hello!I want to load my build farm computers with PXE + NFS and the same files, except /etc /home /root, as host computer.So I made up /exports directory with bind mounts:/bin on /exports/hydra_ro/bin type none (rw,bind)/sbin on /exports/hydra_ro/sbin type none (rw,bind)/lib on /exports/hydra_ro/lib type none (rw,bind)/opt on /exports/hydra_ro/opt type none (rw,bind)/usr on /exports/hydra_ro/usr t (HowTos)

Asus X71SL : secondary hard drive auto-mounted by udev hangs bootview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hello,I'm using ArchLinux on a Asus x71SL laptop. (HowTos)