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sys_basher 2.0.1 hardware diagnostic now in testing reposview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I've just completed a major upgrade to sys_basher, it can now identify a specific bad DIMM. Sys_basher is a hardware stress tester and diagnostic, it's purpose is to test system reliablity under maximum load. The new version of sys_basher is in the testing repos for F19, F20, F21 and EPEL 6 (for RHEL6/CentOS6/SL6). I would appreciate as much feedback as I can get. please install and run it. (HowTos)

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Why can't I send emails from the command line to my gmail accountview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm using the command: echo "Test if email can be sent from server" | mail -s "Test" [email protected] This is on an Ubuntu Server 12.04 completely up to date. To catch you up on my troubleshooting: 1) I have installed mailutils with the "Internet Site" option (or whatever that internet option was; I can't remember exactly what it was called off the top of my head). 2) I have added myself t (HowTos)

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How to perform a dry-run using rsync over ssh?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I got these errors while trying to perform a dry-run with option -n over ssh on a remote server: # rsync --progress --delete -avhHen ssh /etc/yum [email protected]:/etc rsync: Failed to exec n: No such file or directory (2) rsync error: error in IPC code (code 14) at pipe.c(85) [sender=3.1.0] rsync: connection unexpectedly closed (0 bytes received so far) [sender] rsync error: error in IPC code ( (HowTos)

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Use CTRL-SPACE to open menu on Linux Mintview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'd like to use the keyboard shortcut CTRL + SPACE to open/close the Linux Mint menu (similar to how Command + SPACE is used on OS X to show/hide Spotlight). I tried going to Settings -> Keyboard -> Shortcuts -> Cinnamon and setting CTRL + SPACE for the key "Menu button". Upon restarting, the key combination doesn't work at all. This is a vanilla install of Linux Mint 17. (HowTos)

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Is it possible to obtain OS X versions of Unix tools on modern Linux distributions (like Ubuntu or RedHat)?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have observed that there are often subtle and often annoying differences between the default versions of certain command line tools like paste and sed on modern distributions of Linux versus OSX. This leads to answers that do not work on OS X even though they will work on almost any Linux distribution. (HowTos)

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how to fix mounting error for ext HDDview story

http://askubuntu.com – Error mounting /dev/sdb1 at /media/geraldine/Elements: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=1000,gid=1000,dmask=0077,fmask=0177" "/dev/sdb1" "/media/geraldine/Elements"' exited with non-zero exit status 13: $MFTMirr does not match $MFT (record 0). Failed to mount '/dev/sdb1': Input/output error NTFS is either inconsistent, or there is a hardware fault, or it's a SoftR (HowTos)

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The meaning of Linux Kernel bug outputview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a quick, (maybe naive),question about Linux kernel's output. When I issue a command, the system (Ubuntu 12.04) freezes, the serial port output of this system is as follows: [ 373.805067] BUG: soft lockup - CPU#1 stuck for 23s! [migration/1:14] [ 373.805069] BUG: soft lockup - CPU#2 stuck for 23s! [migration/2:19] [ 373.805070] BUG: soft lockup - CPU#3 stuck for 23s! (HowTos)

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Blank screen after upgradeview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Those GPU errors are pretty low-level.  You said you enabled i915 and intel_agp, did you regenerate your initramfs after?  If not, run:sudo mkinitcpio -p linuxAnd if that doesn't work downgrade your kernel back to 3.14.6 which should still be in your cache unless you deleted it:sudo pacman -U /var/cache/pacman/pkg/linux-3.14.6-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xzIf that doesn't work then downgr (HowTos)

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Bash script not parsing file with spaces in pathview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi everyone, I'm trying to write my first ever shell script, the OS is Raspbian. The code I have written must be executed whenever a certain database has been modified. The database resides on a Windows server to which I have a mount point, and I have no control over the Windows server at all so changing directory names is not an option unfortunately. (HowTos)

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Problems with bootloaderview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – wtx wrote:Hi,I have problems with booting my arch linux. I've installed archlinux-2014.06 on my hdd using official installation instruction. (HowTos)