AIX broken installation using installpview story

http://serverfault.com – I am installing a software on AIX 5.3 using installp. However, I got the following message. sh: /usr/lib/instl/cleanup: not found. 0503-412 installp: The status file was not found. This could be caused by an internal error within the cleanup script or could be caused by using Ctrl-c to interrupt the installation processing. lslpp -l says the package is broken. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Can't update ubuntu!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm trying to update my system in the normal way - via Update Manager - but I'm getting an error message that I don't understand. Could someone help me diagnose and repair the fault please? The message comes back "Package operation failed" and when I click details I get: Code: installArchives() failed: dpkg: too-long line or missing newline in `/var/lib/dpkg/triggers//File' (Hardware)

Online insert MySQL rows by perl-scriptview story

http://www.unix.com – Hello, Met a problem when I tried to insert rows to MySQL database from an old book that fits my learning level (MySQL and Perl for the Web, by Paul DuBois, 2001). First, under mysql console I created a database: webdb and the table: todo. Then I draft the perl-cgi script to have online page. The purpose is to input data to my database through webpage, as learning. (HowTos)

Installing Canon LBP2900 problemsview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am using Ubuntu 11.10 64bit I tried to install my canon printer LBP2900 using several methods but the printer didn't work and I have this written in printer states : Idle - /usr/lib/cups/filter/pstocapt failed and when typing this command captstatusui -P LBP2900 this what i get : (captstatusui:2432): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "pixmap", (captstatusui:243 (HowTos)

[SOLVED] apt-get returning exit status 127 when trying to do upgradeview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – When I tried to do a upgrade on all my packages, it aborted mid-way and got this error: Code: Setting up initscripts (2.88dsf-13.10ubuntu4.1) ... /var/lib/dpkg/info/initscripts.postinst: 169: update-rc.d: not found dpkg: error processing initscripts (--configure):  subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 127 Errors were encountered while processing: (Hardware)

How to request DHCP option 130 on Windows 2008 server from a DHCP Serverview story

http://serverfault.com – I need to retrieve the DHCP option 130 from my DHCP server on a Windows 2008 server. I managed to get it on linux with the following config : /etc/dhcp/dhclient-eth0.conf : option my-custom-option code 130 = text; request subnet-mask, broadcast-address, time-offset, routers, domain-name, domain-name-servers, host-name, my-custom-option; Then in /var/lib/dhclient/dhclient-eth0.leases : lease (HowTos)

Can all files associated with previous Linux be deleted?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I am currently using 2.6.32-37 with 2.6.32-36 as a backup. I have various files & dirs (/boot /lib/firmware /lib/modules /usr/share/doc /usr/src /var/lib/dpkg/info /var/lib/initramfs-tools) that contain remnants of 2.6.32-24 thru 2.6.32-35. Can these old files & dirs be removed from my system? (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Laptop fan constantly on after updateview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I updated my packages today, and after rebooting the laptop's fan is constantly running. (Hardware)

Java 7 and Icedtea 7 plugin not working Chromium or Firefoxview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have also been having this issue.To be clear, the issue I'm experiencing is that applets seem to load successfully but always show only the grey applet box (in both firefox and chromium).  Here is my debug.log from launching firefox which loads the page at http://java.com/en/download/testjava.jspITNPP Thread# 140235307927328: NP_GetMIMEDescription ITNPP Thread# 140235307927328: NP_GetM (HowTos)

Wrong principal in request (SSH/ GSSAPI/Kerberos/Debian)view story

http://serverfault.com – I've set up two VMs on an "internal" (in VirtualBox meaning) network, one being a DNS server (dns1.example.com) and the other - a KDC and Kerberos admin server (kdc.example.com). The default and the only realm is EXAMPLE.COM. (HowTos)