wic, a wireless frontend for netcfgview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I took the idea from wifi-select, but wic comes with 4 major improvements1. wpa: wpa and open become main stream while wep is going to phrase out of the market. I dropped wep support and added wpa-eap. As you can see, my dorm only has open and wpa wifi.2. essid collision: because my dorm has lots of wireless which have the same essid, the profile often needs to be updated in order to use. (HowTos)

FTP download stuck at EOF (wget, python, lftp)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I'm having an odd problem with a largish FTP download. Using wget, python ftplib and lftp, when I download this particular file (~241 MB of text/CSV information), the entire file will download but then it stops and has to be manually killed. This same file downloads perfectly from another Arch machine in a different location. (HowTos)

CD/DVD problem after update on 24/octview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi Ron,rps63ifid wrote:Attempting to open either /dev/sr0 or /media/<disc label> with vlc or gnome-mplayer is a disaster: the app locks up, and although I can log out, I can't shut down the system, and twice have had to resort to a hard reset with the power switch to get the system to shutdown so I can eject the disc from the drive.As far as I know (though I haven't tried for some (HowTos)

Locale Error Message After Todays Update [Solved]view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I experienced an error message regarding something about cannot locale en-US.UTF8 after an update and reboot today.I got rid of the error message by uncommenting:en_US.UTF-8 UTF-8  en_US ISO-8859-1  in /etc/locale.genPrior to fix:$ locale locale: Cannot set LC_CTYPE to default locale: No such file or directory locale: Cannot set LC_ALL to default locale: No such file or directoryAfter (HowTos)

Samba4view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Samba4 init script.My configure prefix was /opt/samba4 (as in aur package). So if you have configured default location, please change this path to /usr/local/samba in script./etc/rc.d/samba4:#!/bin/bash . /etc/rc.conf . /etc/rc.d/functions [ -f /etc/conf.d/samba4 ] && . (HowTos)

Linux Server eating all my memoryview story

http://serverfault.com – I run all of my websites on a 512MB dedicated virtual server, which up until now has served me very well. On 10 Jan, for some unknown reason my memory consumption went up from averaging around 50% to 70-80%. (HowTos)

Raid1 + LVM + Syslinuxview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Thank you for your suggestions! Now the only problem is to get hands on those configuration files. Here is what I've tried so far.When I fell back to rescue shell during the boot, I tried to find my lvm volumes and mount the root filesystem manually but vgscan found no volume groups. (HowTos)

PHP PDO and cPanelview story

http://serverfault.com – I've been handled down this project, which is running PHP 5.3.6 with PDO support disabled. I have a cPanel login to interface with the server. What would be the process to install/enable PDO MysQL support? (HowTos)

Can connect to 5.7ghz access points but not 2.4ghz access pointsview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I am running Arch Linux on a Thinkpad T420 laptop. When trying to connect to a university network, I am encountering an issue where I am able to connect to certain access points but not to others. I believe the pattern is that I can connect to 5.7ghz access points but not to 2.4ghz access points. (HowTos)

Setting PHP remote write permissions in IIS7view story

http://serverfault.com – I have two windows server 2008 servers. One is a web server one is a file server. A php script runs on the web server and is supposed to write to the other server. I am getting a permissions error. I have given the full UNC path in the php copy command. I also gave IUSR read write permissions and it is still not working. Any advice would be appreciated. (HowTos)