freebsd 11

  1. K

    C Question about FreeBSD(11)'s protocol stack

    Hi, I want to define a variable for counting received packets in tcp_syncache.c file. how can I do that? Do I need to use a lock? how? thanks in advance
  2. K

    simulate syn flood attack

    Hi, I have a userland software with FreeBSD TCP/IP stack. I want to simulate SYN Flooding attack on it. and I using hping and tcpdump tools but it seems like it doesn't work and it drops none of the packets! I have no idea what is wrong? something i missed? Thanks in advance!
  3. mecano

    freebsd-update to 11.2-RELEASE-p8, mergemaster out of sync, broken system

    Hello, I was updating jails with mergemaster -iFU after 11.2p8 update and run it on main host by inadvertance. I realized this when mergemaster output looked suspicious : *** The following files exist in /etc/rc.d but not in /var/tmp/temproot/etc/rc.d/: blacklistd iovctl ipfw_netflow ypldap...
  4. clawhammer

    Solved microsoft excel like program for xfce?

    is there a package I can install that will replicate an excel program? thanks.
  5. B

    Solved Salutations, and Can't get to text console using Alt+Ctrl+F1-F8

    First of all, hello to all members and the FreeBSD staff. First time here, I'm bruno from italy, a FreeBSD addicted (but also to other BSDs and micro-kernel architectures like Minix, and hybrid microkernel-BSD likes such as MacOsX), and a software programmer unemployed at the moment. Thank you...
  6. S

    Boot from second HDD!

    Hi, I've 2 x HDDs mounted in server, 1 x HDD in motherboard and other is in swappable bay. The boot from 1st hard drive which is mounted in motherboard is working but i want to setup and boot OS from second hard-drive. Setup is completed on 2nd hard-drive but its not able to boot the OS. All...
  7. S

    gmirror error

    Hi, We're trying to setup 2 x HDDs into mirror mode via gmirror during FreeBSD installation and this is what we're encountered with : Can you please help us out of this trouble ? Regards.
  8. A

    Solved FreeBSD 11.1 upgrade to 11.2

    Hi all, I want to upgrade my freebsd server into 11.2 version, I've an error. Commands and results : # freebsd-update fetch src component not installed, skipped Looking up mirrors... none found. Fetching metadata signature for 11.1-RELEASE from
  9. clawhammer

    Solved installing freebsd 11.2 on laptop with uefi.

    I have a msi laptop ge72 7r that I tried to install freebsd on. I turned off secure boot. The laptop have a 256gb ssd drive and a 1tb harddrive. I get the installation to boot from the mem stick and install a guid partition with a gpt, / , and swap partition on the entire disk. The installation...
  10. S

    pkg update not working

    When I enter "pkg update -f" command the following results shows Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... pkg: Repository FreeBSD load error: access repo file(/var/db/pkg/repo-FreeBSD.sqlite) failed: No such file or directory pkg: No...
  11. V

    BCM4331 802.11n seems tantalisingly close on mid-2011 Mac mini, using bhnd and if_bwn_pci.ko on FreeBSD 11.2-BETA1

    My ageing Mac mini running macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 was finally hosed by Apple's Security Update 2018-001 (the one for the debug exception). Both 10.13.4 Recovery and 10.13.4 Internet Recovery failed to boot, but the 'D' built-in hardware test seemed to give the machine a clean bill of health...
  12. malavon

    Unreal Engine 4

    In case anyone is interested in some tech demo's/samples for UE4, I've been busy porting the engine and compiling most of the samples. A few are included here. These are all based on my personal fork of UE4, there is no support for FreeBSD in the official Epic repo. (edit: see the Unreal...
  13. petur

    Solved I want to host bhyve- and VirtualBox-VMs on same machine. Is that feasible?

    Background I have two old (hardware) production servers, one which runs bhyve VMs and another which runs virtualbox VMs, which are to be replaced -- ideally by a workhorse. Question Can a single FreeBSD server be made to stably host both bhyve and virtualbox VMs? (It occurs to me that it might...
  14. andrewm659

    need help with perl packages

    I am trying to upadate my RANCiD config to support Aruba wireless controllers. I was able to do this on CentOS 6 by installing perl-Sort-Naturally.noarch. I tried searching for the package in ports but haven't been able to find anything. I am using FreeBSD 11.1...
  15. skowroniasty

    Raspberry PI 2 : installation go lang

    Hello, During installation docker, I receive error after installing go language, error: FreeBSD 11.1-RELEASE (RPI2) #0 r321309: Fri Jul 21 14:27:25 UTC 2017 Welcome to FreeBSD! Release Notes, Errata: --- Installed Go for freebsd/arm in...
  16. F

    Solved system stuck on bios splash after reboot only

    Firstly, I couldn't find an answer for this specific problem, so I apologize when this is a common problem. Recently I installed FreeBSD again on a new laptop (Thinkpad T470 20HES2SF00). On my desktop, the OS runs without problems with Xorg. I have chosen FreeBSD 12.0-CURRENT for that, because...
  17. D

    Recommended RAID controller for FreeBSD 11 (4 drives - 2TB)

    Hi everyone - We're working on a setup that requires a RAID controller to setup 4x 2TB SATA drives in a RAID 5 configuration. This will need to be compatible with FreeBSD 11 as well. The controller we had on hand unfortunately only has drivers up to FreeBSD 9 so we're stuck having to purchase...
  18. Martin Garcia

    FreeBSD performance on KVM

    Hello there, I'm pretty new to FreeBSD, but quite experienced on Linux. I was looking for FreeBSD performance over KVM over CentOS7. I've installed successfully FreeBSD11 with virtio drivers for network and storage without any issue. The filesystem selected is ZFS with lz4. However I can't find...
  19. V

    FreeBSD 11 under xenserver with more than 7 nics

    Hey, I have a Xenserver 7 with a FreeBSD 11 virtual machine which is working as long as I add less than 7 nics to this specific VM. FYI, I need the number of nics, can't go bare metal, need XEN and can't switch to Esxi or common. When adding the 7th nic (or above) to the FreeBSD 11 VM...
  20. O

    Solved [slim|xfce] login "loop" issue

    Hello there, I have just installed FreeBSD 11 on my old Acer Extensa 5220 Notebook from DVD. After setting up Xorg, xfce and slim, the login manager shows up, asking me for user and password. Up to here, everything works as expected, but..: No matter if I try to login as root or with my normal...