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June 1st, 2010

ginaspider @ 12:29 pm: So I'm installing 4.7 I usually have / and /home on separate partitions. / is 10gb but it seems a little much. For those of you who have / and /home separated how much space do you have partitioned for /?

May 4th, 2010

ginaspider @ 12:24 pm: /dev/crypto
using /dev/crypto doesn't strike me as the fastest model for encryption. Simply because I my intuition would suggest that context switching, e.i. changing your memory maps and flushing your cache to enter kernel-space would be too much overhead. Even, I would presume, if a hardware crypto device were behind /dev/crypto. What is everyone's opinions on this? Should crypto be in userspace where it doesn't necessarily cause expensive context switches or should is it best to use /dev/crypto? Perhaps there could be a hybrid approach where your crypto framework uses user-space crypto until you reach some threshold where it then starts using /dev/crypto.

April 25th, 2010

ginaspider @ 10:51 am: gnu man pages are totally lame :( The documentation for openbsd is something I really appreciate.

April 20th, 2010

ginaspider @ 09:52 am: Well here's a patch to aucat to have it not fade the outstream when adding another stream- that kindof annoyed me.

645d644
< 	unsigned n;
649d647
< 	n = 0;
651,654c649
< 		n++;
< 	}
< 	LIST_FOREACH(buf, &p->ibuflist, ient) {
< 		weight = ADATA_UNIT / n;
---
> 		weight = ADATA_UNIT;


This patches /usr/src/usr.bin/aucat/aproc.c

April 16th, 2010

ginaspider @ 09:18 pm: aucat
Anyone have any experience with aucat?

I'm trying to use aucat with ekiga. I run

aucat -l -m duplex

and use the "sndio" sound option in ekiga. Ekiga says it can't open the device because it's busy :(

Anyone able to do this?

July 12th, 2009

proger @ 09:15 am: OpenKyiv 2009 Program
The OpenKyiv 2009 conference program is now published!
The conference will take place at the same place as previous year, in the Teacher's Hall, Kyiv, Vladimirskaya street, 57. Registration starts at 9.00, talks start at 10.00.
Please, come on time!

Details: http://www.openkyiv.org.ua/openkyiv/2009/program/

The OpenKyiv Team continues the preparations, please follow the website changes!
Good luck and see you on the conference!

May 9th, 2009

proger @ 10:49 am: OpenKyiv 2009 Call for Papers
We are pleased to announce the OpenKyiv Call for Papers period. Speakers are welcome to submit any topics dedicated to OpenBSD. It is the only one BSD conference which passes regularly on post-USSR region in Kyiv, Ukraine (August 1, 2009)

Check out the conference page for more information, registration and details about the planned events.

http://uaoug.org.ua/news/openkyiv2009_callforpapers/
http://uaoug.org.ua/openkyiv/2009/

June 15th, 2007

bootiack @ 07:13 pm: mouse in x wont work wtf
i686 install hp p4 3.0gz-hyperthread  2g/ram

I configured X and it comes up

mouse wont work
tried ps2
auto
microsoft

whats the dealio?

Current Location: terra, prime material plane
Current Mood: bouncybouncy

June 1st, 2007

bootiack @ 07:20 pm: sysjail
I heard that sysjail allows you to do app isolation.  Are there anything like zones in openbsd?  How is wireles support? esp fo usb wireless nics?  I heard the networking rocks!   rok on folks

Current Location: earth, sol system
Current Mood: giddygiddy

November 21st, 2006

consuminghate @ 04:58 pm: New server recommendations
I recently acquired 1U of datacenter rackspace and I was looking to buy a box to run my web/mail server (currently colo'd).

I'm not hosting anything crazy, just a couple medium traffic web sites (apache/php), a cvs, mailserver (qmail) with a few users, snort, sql, etc. I'm hoping to stay under a grand (with drives). Raid would be nice.

Any vendor/configuration suggestions?

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