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by agent007
Thu May 29, 2003 5:51 am
Forum: Fedora/Red Hat
Topic: Configuring CD-Burner
Replies: 7
Views: 4147

Configuring CD-Burner

hi, Since RedHat 9 could not configure my CD-burner(Sony), I had to do it manually... but have run into some problems. From what I understood, the following was done:- 1) alias scsi_hostadapter ide-scsi The above line was added to the /etc/modules.conf file.... 2) /dev/scd0 /mnt/sony iso9660 noauto,...
by agent007
Tue May 27, 2003 12:59 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Linux security..Wishful thinking?
Replies: 3
Views: 2237

Linux security..Wishful thinking?

hi all, I found this to be a bit funny...A security expert says, The evangelical Linux view of Unix as being immune to malware because of its intrinsic security is based more on wishful thinking than on fact. A well-secured and properly patched Windows installation (I'm thinking NT and its derivativ...
by agent007
Tue May 27, 2003 12:09 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Oreilly books....
Replies: 6
Views: 3261

Okiedokie.....I'm off to buy the books.....thanks for the info! :D
by agent007
Mon May 26, 2003 12:12 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Oreilly books....
Replies: 6
Views: 3261

Oreilly books....

hi all,

I'm interested in buying books on networking, security and TCP/IP....Are the Oreilly books OK?

thanks.
by agent007
Mon May 26, 2003 12:06 pm
Forum: Fedora/Red Hat
Topic: Compiling Kernel
Replies: 4
Views: 3017

Thanks guys!!! That link was very handy indeed..... :D :D
by agent007
Mon May 26, 2003 6:11 am
Forum: Fedora/Red Hat
Topic: Compiling Kernel
Replies: 4
Views: 3017

Compiling Kernel

hi all,

When compiling a new kernel, I need it to import the settings of the current one.......How do i go about doing this?

thanks.
by agent007
Wed May 21, 2003 7:08 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: Cpanel & Cron
Replies: 3
Views: 3819

hi VoidMain, Whenever I login via CPANEL or FTP, the username = websiteaddress passworfd = something When I FTP to the site, the permissions on the files are shown as belonging to 'websiteaddress'...Now, I've created an e-mail account for 007..By creating the account, a mailbox gets created and SMTP...
by agent007
Tue May 20, 2003 2:27 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: Cpanel & Cron
Replies: 3
Views: 3819

Cpanel & Cron

hi all,

My website is on a GNU/Linux server. It uses CPANEL v6 as a frontend to configure stuff etc....Now, I've submitted a CRON job to
periodically delete the mail box. Dont ask why!
rm -f /mail/website_address.org/007/inbox
The file refuses to get deleted...What could be the prob?

thanks.
by agent007
Sat May 17, 2003 4:47 am
Forum: Fedora/Red Hat
Topic: Upgrade Red Hat 8.0 -> 9 via apt-get
Replies: 12
Views: 25300

If only apt-get could install stuff from the RH9 Cd's then it would be great for pl like me who are not on a network.....I was thinking of recreating the RedHat install in the apt forrmat..Oh well, thats a lot of work.. It all depends on how much stuff you have installed. If you only have a bare min...
by agent007
Fri May 16, 2003 12:51 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: I want a degree!
Replies: 17
Views: 7502

Can someone pls tell me if a diploma in computer science compares to a degree? Is it OK for a good job in the IT field? coupled with other certifications that is....

007
by agent007
Wed May 14, 2003 5:13 am
Forum: Programming
Topic: Interactive Script for WGET?
Replies: 5
Views: 5001

No luck compiling..Could it be because of the changed header file? Instead of stdlib.h the previous one used ncursors.h.... Heres the o/p:- gcc -o new new1.c -lncurses new1.c: In function `reallyexit': new1.c:24: too few arguments to function `exit' new1.c:39:14: warning: multi-line string literals ...
by agent007
Wed May 14, 2003 2:13 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Promote OpenSource dot org
Replies: 12
Views: 5476

But GNU is againt the open-source movement! :roll:
by agent007
Wed May 14, 2003 2:12 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: I want a degree!
Replies: 17
Views: 7502

Is a degree really that important to get a good job? I thought that employers wanted more of the hands-on type. Btw, what about a diploma?

007
by agent007
Wed May 14, 2003 1:13 am
Forum: Programming
Topic: Interactive Script for WGET?
Replies: 5
Views: 5001

hello X11, Thanks! This is just the thing I was searching for. I've made a couple of changes. However, once selected, lets say option "2", wget -2 should be put into the prompt so that the URL can be pasted....Can that be done? What do u think? thanks. void menu() { char option; cprintw("Wget Intera...
by agent007
Fri May 09, 2003 11:50 am
Forum: Programming
Topic: All about C Forums
Replies: 14
Views: 7459

A question for the experts! I really want to learn C and C++ so that I can code small and lightweight applications for GNU/Linux and release them under GPL. Also, I want to understand source code and figure out bugs. Hence I zeroed in on C and C++...Have started to learn a bit. Bought a book on C fo...