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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)

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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)