I have noticed that FreeBSD 12.2 no longer appear to have xorg qxl video driver which was needed to run FreeBSD Desktop on QEMU / KVM.
Was this a deliberate omission ?
I initially did a pkg install of X11 & Gnome but X11 fails to start and qxl video driver is not found.
We are seeing a menu with FreeBSD logo and FreeBSD ball devil on boot. I want to change codes that running when we select a boot option. I already checked /boot. I saw menu.rc and loader.rc but I want to change codes that running when selected an option. So how?
Some information about my...
POST HEAVILY EDITED: actually the limitation is not about FreeBSD 12.2
in our lab we have a few HP Proliant DL360g8 with 32 GB RAM that we use to run jails.
Each server runs ~6000 simple jails that have only sshd and syslogd as running services.
They currently run FreeBSD 9.2, but I'm...
In the BASH(1) manpage, the keybindings are described. However, these don't seem to be what FreeBSD is using. In particular, it shows:
Well, M-f works on the command line, but it looks like M-b deletes the previous word, I just wanna move back a word and leave the command line intact like...
this is my first thread, yay!
I've just set up a server with FreeBSD 12.2 and changed the mail address in /etc/mail/aliases (root: firstname.lastname@example.org)
To rebuild the aliases.db (which doesn't exist) I've used the following command:
root@***:/etc/mail # newaliases
WARNING: cannot open...
When I try to restart the service with the command service dovecot restart it just gives me this error Fatal: Invalid system hostname: '' which I don't know how to solve.
I tried to find in the dovecot.conf and in other configuration files some keywords about hostname, but I couldn't find...
I have one ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th, and last week the FreeBSD 12.2 has been installed on the Laptop. After the compilation of the x11/xorg, and added the user in the video group pw groupmod video -m USER, at last I executed the #startx. But failed.
[ 126.525] (EE) open...
After successfully setup my workstation (FreeBSD 12.1/drm-kmod binary), i tried to install FreeBSD 12.2 on my Lenovo T495.
When i try to launch sway -d i get the following error:
00:00:00.000 [sway/main.c:326] Sway version 1.5.1
00:00:00.002 [sway/main.c:153] FreeBSD...
Since few days, pkg repository fails to update, at random. Most of the times, it works; Sometimes not. Location is India.
~% doas pkg upgrade
Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue...
pkg: http://pkgmir.geo.freebsd.org/FreeBSD:12:amd64/latest/meta.txz: Not Found
repository FreeBSD has no meta...