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With stock 2.6 kernel in FC2, seems the module tg3 loads, but doesn't work. I also tried the offical drivers, no avil. Is there a global problem in 2.6 possibly? 
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>    3. Re: PROGRESS! (Gene C.)
>    4. Re: FC2 test 1 apt repository (Vic Gedris)
>    5. Re: PROGRESS! (Alan Cox)
>    6. Problems with kdenetwork - reinstall (Roland Wolters)
>    7. Re: FC2 and soundcards (Jack Bowling)
>    8. Re: FC2 and soundcards (Jack Bowling)
>    9. GNOME changing Desktop Wallpaper (Thomas Voss)
>   10. Re: Where is the php-imap RPM file? (Alexander Dalloz)
>   11. Re: PROGRESS! (Gene C.)
>   12. Re: Where is the php-imap RPM file? (Bernd Bartmann)
>   13. Re: FC2-test1 intall not working on (my) Dell Latitude C600 (Rick Johnson)
>   14. Re: FC2-test1 intall not working on (my) Dell Latitude C600 (Rick Johnson)
>   15. Re: Blocker bug # for FC2 (M A Young)
>   16. Re: FC2 test1: install glitches and comments (resend, last one was
>        too big) (Rick Johnson)
>   17. Re: Fedora Core 2 Test 1 - comments (autofs) (Rick Johnson)
>   18. FC2 test1 and KVM switch (Gene C.)
>   19. Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch (Tom Diehl)
>   20. Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch (Alan Cox)
>   21. Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch (Rick Johnson)
>   22. Re: Where is the php-imap RPM file? (Alexander Dalloz)
>   23. Re: Where is the php-imap RPM file? (Bernd Bartmann)
>   24. FC2 Upgrade (how I resolved USB, Samba, and sound problems) (Erich Hoover)
>   25. Re: GNOME changing Desktop Wallpaper (Charles Curley)
>   26. Re: native eclipse (J. Scott Amort)
>   27. Re: FC2-test1 intall not working on (my) Dell Latitude C600 (Alain 
> Cochard)
>   28. Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch (Gene C.)
>   29. Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch (Gene C.)
>   30. Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch (Gene C.)
>   31. RE: FC in (on) DVD (Tatxe)
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> Message: 1
> From: "Gene C." <czar czarc net>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: PROGRESS!
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 12:05:07 -0500
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> I finally got the NICs on the system that were not working to work ... I 
> booted the UP kernel and they worked fine.  So, this is something related to 
> the SMP kernel.
> 
> Alan -- you might want to give your dual athlon a try with the UP kernel.
> -- 
> Gene
> 
> 
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> Message: 2
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 12:13:58 -0500
> From: Alan Cox <alan redhat com>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: PROGRESS!
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:05:07PM -0500, Gene C. wrote:
> > I finally got the NICs on the system that were not working to work ... I 
> > booted the UP kernel and they worked fine.  So, this is something related to 
> > the SMP kernel.
> > 
> > Alan -- you might want to give your dual athlon a try with the UP kernel.
> 
> It wont even get to init with the SMP kernel, I have been using the uniproc
> one.
> 
> 
> 
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> Message: 3
> From: "Gene C." <czar czarc net>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: PROGRESS!
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 12:28:14 -0500
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sunday 15 February 2004 12:13, Alan Cox wrote:
> > On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:05:07PM -0500, Gene C. wrote:
> > > I finally got the NICs on the system that were not working to work ... I
> > > booted the UP kernel and they worked fine.  So, this is something related
> > > to the SMP kernel.
> > >
> > > Alan -- you might want to give your dual athlon a try with the UP kernel.
> >
> > It wont even get to init with the SMP kernel, I have been using the uniproc
> > one.
> 
> OK, I guess we might need another data point so I will install on my dual 
> athlon and give that a try.
> 
> Is there a bugzilla report on the dual athlon problem?
> -- 
> Gene
> 
> 
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> Message: 4
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 12:33:59 -0500
> From: Vic Gedris <vic gedris org>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2 test 1 apt repository
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
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> On Thu, Feb 12, 2004 at 07:01:41PM +0100, Matthias Saou wrote:
> > Hi,
> >=20
> > For those of you who like/use apt and want to either upgrade to FC2 test 1
> > using it or simply be able to use it once FC2 test 1 is installed, I've s=
> et
> > up a repository on ayo.freshrpms.net :
> 
> Thanks Matthias.
> 
> Now...where would I find the version of apt for FC2-test1?  The version
> for FC1 doesn't install due to a dependency on an older version of RPM.
> 
> Cheers,
> Vic
> 
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> Message: 5
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 12:34:25 -0500
> From: Alan Cox <alan redhat com>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: PROGRESS!
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:28:14PM -0500, Gene C. wrote:
> > > It wont even get to init with the SMP kernel, I have been using the uniproc
> > > one.
> > 
> > OK, I guess we might need another data point so I will install on my dual 
> > athlon and give that a try.
> > 
> > Is there a bugzilla report on the dual athlon problem?
> 
> Yeah Im currently working through it. It seems its at least in part
> connected to bugs in the acard scsi driver.
> 
> 
> 
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> 
> Message: 6
> From: Roland Wolters <wolters liste gmx net>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Problems with kdenetwork - reinstall
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 18:51:35 +0100
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Hi,
> I wanted to install xmms from the xmms-orginal site to get mp3 support.
> So I had to remove kdeaddons and kdenetwork first, then xmms.
> Note: I removed them while kopete runs....
> 
> After that I downloaded the xmms pakets from the xmms site and got the kde 
> pakets, I installed it all with rpm, and tried to relaunch Kopete.
> It didn't work cause it was not able to find libkopete.so.1
> After working around a little bit I was able to make kopete working again with 
> making some links for my own:
> It needs some links, 
> ln libkopete.so.1.0.0 libkopete.so.1
> ln libkopete_oscar.so.1.0.0 libkopete_oscar.so.1
> 
> Maybe that could be a bug?
> What do you think?
> 
> Roland
> 
> 
> 
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> Message: 7
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 10:00:55 -0800
> From: Jack Bowling <jbinpg shaw ca>
> Subject: Re: FC2 and soundcards
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 09:08:02AM +0100, Michael Schwendt wrote:
> > On Sat, 14 Feb 2004 23:06:06 -0800, Jack Bowling wrote:
> > 
> > > The soundcard detection code in FC2 is borked. Has this code been made to
> > > work with ALSA yet?
> > 
> > Probably not.
> > 
> > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=115651
> > 
> > > Says it can't find any soundcards. So I did what I always
> > > do for ALSA, 
> > 
> > Hmm, a working "alsaconf" tool does wonders. For FC1 it's provided in
> > the fedora.us alsa-utils package.
> 
> Tried that, Michael, but still no detection. I even went to the
> alsa-project site and downloaded the latest alsa-utils and tried that but
> still the same thing. I have a pci SB Live and a USB Extigy and it didn't
> pick up either one, even though both were seen by the system fine in lspci
> and lsusb. Not a biggie for myself who has gone through this before but
> would be an unhappy surprise for a noob. 
> 
> BTW, for those with an Extigy, you *must* do the following to get things to
> work properly:
> 
> cd /lib/modules/`uname -r`/kernel/drivers/usb/class
> mv audio.ko audio.ko.bak
> 
> Otherwise the audio module will load before the ALSA snd-usb-audio and ALSA
> will not see the Extigy. 
> 
> -- 
> Jack Bowling
> mailto: jbinpg shaw ca
> 
> 
> 
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> Message: 8
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 10:02:35 -0800
> From: Jack Bowling <jbinpg shaw ca>
> Subject: Re: FC2 and soundcards
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 11:49:19AM +0000, David L Norris wrote:
> > On Sun, 2004-02-15 at 07:06, Jack Bowling wrote:
> > > The soundcard detection code in FC2 is borked. Has this code been made to
> > > work with ALSA yet? Says it can't find any soundcards.
> > 
> > Firstboot found and configured my laptop's ESS sound drivers just fine. 
> > Support is probably just not quite complete.  (Bugzilla?)
> > 
> > > gnome-alsamixer. I suggest that this last app be considered for 
> > > inclusion in stock FC. It really helps get things going with ALSA 
> > > for Gnome users. 
> > 
> > I rather like the new GNOME gstreamer volume control in FC2-test1.  In
> > comparison gnome-alsamixer has always been really crashy.
> 
> Gnome-alsamixer has been solid for me and it sees my USB Extigy just fine.
> OTOH, the new gst mixer crashes for me everytime :(
> 
> -- 
> Jack Bowling
> mailto: jbinpg shaw ca
> 
> 
> 
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> Message: 9
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 19:08:22 +0100
> From: Thomas Voss <tommy_vossy web de>
> To: Fedora Mailing List <fedora-test-list redhat com>
> Subject: GNOME changing Desktop Wallpaper
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Hello everyone,
> 
> trying to change the desktop Wallpaper in FC 2 from the 
> desktop-context-menu in GNOME, no dialog would appear!
> 
> Any hints?
> 
> Thx in advance
> 
> kind regards
> 
> Thomas
> 
> 
> 
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> Message: 10
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 19:21:05 +0100
> From: Alexander Dalloz <alexander dalloz uni-bielefeld de>
> Subject: Re: Where is the php-imap RPM file?
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Am So, den 15.02.2004 schrieb fedora peejay info um 06:52:
> > I installed Fedora Core 2 Test 1 on my machine tonight and overall it all
> > went very well and I have my webserver, email and everything else going. I
> > have run into one issue.
> > 
> > Where is the php-imap file for the version of PHP that comes with Fedora
> > Core 2 Test 1?
> 
> uw-imapd was kicked and this way no more build in php-imad package.
> 
> [ snipped php rpms list ]
> 
> > What I really want to know is how to get the IMAP module for PHP going on
> > this release of Fedora as I really need that active.
> 
> 
> There is a bugzilla entry about this and Joe Orton requested to vote for
> having imap support in PHP.
> 
> Alexander
> 
> 
> -- 
> Alexander Dalloz | Enger, Germany | GPG key 1024D/ED695653 1999-07-13
> Fedora GNU/Linux Core 1 (Yarrow) on Athlon CPU kernel 2.4.22-1.2166.nptl
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>                    [ Î?νÏ?θι Ï?'αÏ?Ï?ον - gnothi seauton ]
> 
> 
> 
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> Message: 11
> From: "Gene C." <czar czarc net>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: PROGRESS!
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 13:33:05 -0500
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sunday 15 February 2004 12:34, Alan Cox wrote:
> > On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:28:14PM -0500, Gene C. wrote:
> > > > It wont even get to init with the SMP kernel, I have been using the
> > > > uniproc one.
> > >
> > > OK, I guess we might need another data point so I will install on my dual
> > > athlon and give that a try.
> > >
> > > Is there a bugzilla report on the dual athlon problem?
> >
> > Yeah Im currently working through it. It seems its at least in part
> > connected to bugs in the acard scsi driver.
> 
> Another data point:  a dual athlon 2800+ with an Intel Ethernet Pro 100 
> (8086:1229) and the e100 driver WORKS with the smp kernel!  So it is not just 
> smp.
> -- 
> Gene
> 
> 
> 
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> Message: 12
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 19:34:19 +0100
> From: Bernd Bartmann <Bernd Bartmann sohanet de>
> Organization: SoHaNet Technology GmbH
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: Where is the php-imap RPM file?
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
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> Alexander Dalloz schrieb:
> | There is a bugzilla entry about this and Joe Orton requested to vote for
> | having imap support in PHP.
> 
> Which bugzilla number is this?
> 
> Thanks in advance!
> 
> - --
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> I.S. Security and Network Engineer
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> Message: 13
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 10:36:23 -0800
> From: Rick Johnson <rjohnson medata com>
> Organization: Medata, Inc.
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2-test1 intall not working on (my) Dell Latitude C600
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> 
> Alain Cochard wrote:
> > I have a Dell Latitude C600 laptop with Windows98 and FC1 installed
> > (itself upgraded from RH9). I try to install FC2.
> > 
> > I download the ISO images.  The md5sum are OK.  I burn the 1st ISO on
> > a CD.
> 
> <snip>
> 
> > What I see are a bunch of messages, the last one being
> > 
> >      running /sbin/loader
> > 
> > Then I enter some very primitive graphical interface (primitive
> > compared to the one I experienced during FC1 installation -- I wonder
> > if this is normal).  On the 1st screen I choose 'English' for the
> > language; on the 2nd screen I choose 'us' for the keyboard; on the 3rd
> > screen I choose 'local CDROM'.
> > 
> > After some time the following  message appears:
> > 
> >      "The fedora Core CD was not found in any of your CDROM drives.
> >      Please insert the Fedora Core CD and press OK to retry"
> 
> Try booting with - "linux mediacheck ide=nodma"
> 
> It will go slower, but the CD will mount. I had a similar problem wiht 
> my Lattitude CPx. It appears that the DMA mode with our CD-ROM drives 
> just doesn't work properly in FC2. The FC1 kernel disables DMA on all 
> CD-ROM drives automagically unless otherwise specified in modules.conf - 
> I believe that includes the installer kernel, so we never noticed the 
> problem.
> 
> -Rick
> -- 
> Rick Johnson, RHCE #807302311706007 - rjohnson medata com
> Linux/Network Administrator - Medata, Inc. (from home)
> PGP Public Key: https://mail.medata.com/pgp/rjohnson.asc
> 
> 
> 
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> Message: 14
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 10:37:20 -0800
> From: Rick Johnson <rjohnson medata com>
> Organization: Medata, Inc.
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2-test1 intall not working on (my) Dell Latitude C600
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Alan Cox wrote:
> >>     "The fedora Core CD was not found in any of your CDROM drives.
> >>     Please insert the Fedora Core CD and press OK to retry"
> > 
> > 
> > What sort of CD-ROM drive do you have (USB, IDE etc) ?
> 
> If it's anything like mine, it's IDE in one of the hot-swap bays.
> 
> > Is this machine a Vaio ?
> 
> No, Dell.
> 
> HTH,
> -Rick
> 
> -- 
> Rick Johnson, RHCE #807302311706007 - rjohnson medata com
> Linux/Network Administrator - Medata, Inc. (from home)
> PGP Public Key: https://mail.medata.com/pgp/rjohnson.asc
> 
> 
> 
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> 
> Message: 15
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 18:41:55 +0000 (GMT)
> From: M A Young <m a young durham ac uk>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: Blocker bug # for FC2
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sun, 15 Feb 2004, Bernd Bartmann wrote:
> 
> > is there a blocker bug number in Bugzilla for FC2 like #100643 and
> > #100644 have been for FC1?
> 
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=114961
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=114963
> 
> 	Michael Young
> 
> 
> 
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> 
> Message: 16
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 10:44:13 -0800
> From: Rick Johnson <rjohnson medata com>
> Organization: Medata, Inc.
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2 test1: install glitches and comments (resend, last one was
>   too big)
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Ricky Ng-Adam wrote:
> >> This can be done via the menu when configuring the login screen. 
> >> Putting it less in the open discourages this overall bad practice.
> > 
> > 
> > Yes... Bad practice on the server I understand, but on my own, personal, 
> > single user laptop? What is the reasoning?  Well, sure this is not 
> > Lindows or MDK, but no reason to be as friendly as possible with user's 
> > who have this on their laptop or desktop.
> 
> Perhaps, but I'd hate to lose my laptop and give the next guy one less 
> step to get my data. The 5-10 second inconvenience is worth that small 
> piece of mind - granted anyone with skills can easily circumvent that 
> anyway.
> 
> > I think it is much worse to have the "Login Screen Setup" with the 
> > Security tab having "Allow root to login with GDM" and "Allow root to 
> > login remotely with GDM".
> 
> Agreed. Ideally we'd be forced to not be able to use root at the GDM 
> login at all (at least remotely), but rather su - for everything or be 
> prompted for a root password case by case. However, that could be seen 
> as a bit too "nannyish".
> 
> -Rick
> 
> -- 
> Rick Johnson, RHCE #807302311706007 - rjohnson medata com
> Linux/Network Administrator - Medata, Inc. (from home)
> PGP Public Key: https://mail.medata.com/pgp/rjohnson.asc
> 
> 
> 
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> 
> Message: 17
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 10:57:42 -0800
> From: Rick Johnson <rjohnson medata com>
> Organization: Medata, Inc.
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: Fedora Core 2 Test 1 - comments (autofs)
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Pedro Fernandes Macedo wrote:
> >> 03. During boot Automount gives failure message (no mount points).
> >>  
> >>
> > This always happened to me , even on FC1 and RH9... on RH9 , I ended 
> > editing /etc/rc.d/rc.local and adding direct calls to autofs..
> 
> Populate /etc/auto.master and /etc/auto.misc to stop the message, or 
> simply chkconfig autofs off to stop it from starting if you don't use 
> autofs.
> 
> -Rick
> 
> -- 
> Rick Johnson, RHCE #807302311706007 - rjohnson medata com
> Linux/Network Administrator - Medata, Inc. (from home)
> PGP Public Key: https://mail.medata.com/pgp/rjohnson.asc
> 
> 
> 
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> 
> Message: 18
> From: "Gene C." <czar czarc net>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: FC2 test1 and KVM switch
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 14:02:47 -0500
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> OK, I know, I know that Red Hat does not support the use of KVM switches.
> 
> But, some of use depend on them.
> 
> Is anyone experiencing problems with FC2 test1 and a KVM switch.
> 
> I am using a Belkin 4 port Omni Cube and have had zero problems with it and 
> previous releases.  With FC2 test1, when I first install and boot the system 
> up everything works fine.
> 
> However, if I switch to another system and then back to the FC2 test1 system,  
> the mouse starts jumping all over the screen.  The keyboard and monitor seem 
> to work fine.
> 
> The mouse is a PS2 interface Logitech TrackMan Wheel.
> 
> Anyone else seeing this (or positively NOT seeing it)?
> -- 
> Gene
> 
> 
> 
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> 
> Message: 19
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 14:07:55 -0500 (EST)
> From: Tom Diehl <tdiehl rogueind com>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sun, 15 Feb 2004, Gene C. wrote:
> 
> > OK, I know, I know that Red Hat does not support the use of KVM switches.
> > 
> > But, some of use depend on them.
> > 
> > Is anyone experiencing problems with FC2 test1 and a KVM switch.
> > 
> > I am using a Belkin 4 port Omni Cube and have had zero problems with it and 
> > previous releases.  With FC2 test1, when I first install and boot the system 
> > up everything works fine.
> > 
> > However, if I switch to another system and then back to the FC2 test1 system,  
> > the mouse starts jumping all over the screen.  The keyboard and monitor seem 
> > to work fine.
> > 
> > The mouse is a PS2 interface Logitech TrackMan Wheel.
> > 
> > Anyone else seeing this (or positively NOT seeing it)?
> 
> So far I have not seen it on FC2T1. I have experienced this with FC1 though.
> FWIW switching to a VT and back into X clears it up, at least it did with FC1.
> :-)
> 
> The switch is a iogear Miniview 4 port. It even lets the dcc stuff for X work
> properly. IOW my monitor gets detected properly.
> 
> Tom
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 20
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 14:09:05 -0500
> From: Alan Cox <alan redhat com>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 02:02:47PM -0500, Gene C. wrote:
> > I am using a Belkin 4 port Omni Cube and have had zero problems with it and 
> > previous releases.  With FC2 test1, when I first install and boot the system 
> > up everything works fine.
> > 
> > However, if I switch to another system and then back to the FC2 test1 system,  
> > the mouse starts jumping all over the screen.  The keyboard and monitor seem 
> > to work fine.
> 
> X or console ?
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 21
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 11:13:39 -0800
> From: Rick Johnson <rjohnson medata com>
> Organization: Medata, Inc.
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Gene C. wrote:
> > OK, I know, I know that Red Hat does not support the use of KVM switches.
> > 
> > But, some of use depend on them.
> > 
> > Is anyone experiencing problems with FC2 test1 and a KVM switch.
> > 
> > I am using a Belkin 4 port Omni Cube and have had zero problems with it and 
> > previous releases.  With FC2 test1, when I first install and boot the system 
> > up everything works fine.
> > 
> > However, if I switch to another system and then back to the FC2 test1 system,  
> > the mouse starts jumping all over the screen.  The keyboard and monitor seem 
> > to work fine.
> > 
> > The mouse is a PS2 interface Logitech TrackMan Wheel.
> > 
> > Anyone else seeing this (or positively NOT seeing it)?
> 
> This has been a problem since Red Hat 7.whatever. The issue is with the 
> IMPS/2 mouse driver. I've found that switching away from the TTY and 
> back to it almost always clears it up. i.e. Ctrl+Alt+F8, then Alt+F7 (or 
> Ctrl+Alt+F7). This is a "workaround" I've lived with when using any 
> Belkin/Dlink/etc. KVM based on the same basic chipset with almost any 
> Linux and the IMPS/2 driver. That, or you can switch to a different 
> mouse driver (i.e. PS/2) and expect "normal" behavior.
> 
> HTH,
> -Rick
> 
> 
> -- 
> Rick Johnson, RHCE #807302311706007 - rjohnson medata com
> Linux/Network Administrator - Medata, Inc. (from home)
> PGP Public Key: https://mail.medata.com/pgp/rjohnson.asc
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 22
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 20:30:58 +0100
> From: Alexander Dalloz <alexander dalloz uni-bielefeld de>
> Subject: Re: Where is the php-imap RPM file?
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Am So, den 15.02.2004 schrieb Bernd Bartmann um 19:34:
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> > 
> > Alexander Dalloz schrieb:
> > | There is a bugzilla entry about this and Joe Orton requested to vote for
> > | having imap support in PHP.
> > 
> > Which bugzilla number is this?
> > 
> > Thanks in advance!
> 
> Seems you found it already:
> 
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=115535
> 
> Alexander
> 
> 
> -- 
> Alexander Dalloz | Enger, Germany | GPG key 1024D/ED695653 1999-07-13
> Fedora GNU/Linux Core 1 (Yarrow) on Athlon CPU kernel 2.4.22-1.2166.nptl
> Sirendipity 20:30:19 up 1 day, 9 users, load average: 0.06, 0.11, 
>                    [ Î?νÏ?θι Ï?'αÏ?Ï?ον - gnothi seauton ]
> 
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 23
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 20:40:51 +0100
> From: Bernd Bartmann <Bernd Bartmann sohanet de>
> Organization: SoHaNet Technology GmbH
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: Where is the php-imap RPM file?
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
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> Alexander Dalloz schrieb:
> | Seems you found it already:
> |
> | https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=115535
> 
> Yeah, but thanks anyway.
> 
> - --
> Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Bernd Bartmann <Bernd Bartmann sohanet de>
> I.S. Security and Network Engineer
> SoHaNet Technology GmbH / Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 10-11 / 10553 Berlin
> Fon: +49 30 214783-44 / Fax: +49 30 214783-46
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> Message: 24
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 12:48:09 -0700
> From: Erich Hoover <ehoover mines edu>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: FC2 Upgrade (how I resolved USB, Samba, and sound problems)
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
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> When I upgraded to the FC2 Test I ran into four major problems:
> 1) My USB didn't work (since I have a USB mouse this is important)
> 2) Samba mounts no-longer worked (reported the error "smbfs not 
> supported by kernel")
> 3) My sound card drivers didn't load
> 4) My ATI All-In-Wonder 9800 Driver won't compile so 3D acceleration is 
> disabled [unresolved]
> 
> Solution to number one:
> * Open /etc/modprobe.conf.dist in an editor (or modprobe.conf - my 
> modprobe.conf just forwarded to my modprobe.conf.dist)
> * Add the line "alias usb-controller uhci-hcd"
> * For some reason (at least for me) the usb controller was not setup to 
> load because that line was missing
> 
> Solution to number two:
> * Change directory to your linux source (for me this was 
> /usr/src/linux-2.6.2-1.79/)
> * run "make menuconfig" and locate the samba file system in the menus, 
> turn it into a module
> * recompile the kernel
> * copy smbfs.ko from <linux source>/fs/smbfs/ to <linux 
> modules>/kernel/fs/smbfs/ (for my linux modules was 
> /lib/modules/2.6.1-1.65)
> * modprobe smbfs
> 
> Solution to number three:
> * Open /etc/modprobe.conf.dist in an editor (see solution to 1 for note)
> * Add the appropriate lines for your sound card, this information is 
> available at the ALSA website (http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa-doc/)
> * Restart
> 
> Solution to number four:
> * I haven't solved this one, if someone knows how to get the AIW 9800 
> driver to compile I'd really appreciate help with it
> 
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> <body>
> When I upgraded to the FC2 Test I ran into four major problems:
> <br>
> 1) My USB didn't work (since I have a USB mouse this is important)
> <br>
> 2) Samba mounts no-longer worked (reported the error "smbfs not
> supported by kernel")
> <br>
> 3) My sound card drivers didn't load
> <br>
> 4) My ATI All-In-Wonder 9800 Driver won't compile so 3D acceleration is
> disabled [unresolved]
> <br>
> <br>
> Solution to number one:
> <br>
> * Open /etc/modprobe.conf.dist in an editor (or modprobe.conf - my
> modprobe.conf just forwarded to my modprobe.conf.dist)
> <br>
> * Add the line "alias usb-controller uhci-hcd"
> <br>
> * For some reason (at least for me) the usb controller was not setup to
> load because that line was missing
> <br>
> <br>
> Solution to number two:
> <br>
> * Change directory to your linux source (for me this was
> /usr/src/linux-2.6.2-1.79/)
> <br>
> * run "make menuconfig" and locate the samba file system in the menus,
> turn it into a module
> <br>
> * recompile the kernel
> <br>
> * copy smbfs.ko from &lt;linux source&gt;<i class="moz-txt-slash"><span
>  class="moz-txt-tag">/</span>fs/smbfs<span class="moz-txt-tag">/</span></i>
> to &lt;linux modules&gt;<i class="moz-txt-slash"><span
>  class="moz-txt-tag">/</span>kernel/fs/smbfs<span 
> class="moz-txt-tag">/</span></i>
> (for my linux modules was /lib/modules/2.6.1-1.65)
> <br>
> * modprobe smbfs
> <br>
> <br>
> Solution to number three:
> <br>
> * Open /etc/modprobe.conf.dist in an editor (see solution to 1 for
> note)
> <br>
> * Add the appropriate lines for your sound card, this information is
> available at the ALSA website (<a class="moz-txt-link-freetext"
>  
> href="http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa-doc/";>http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa-do
> c/</a>)
> <br>
> * Restart
> <br>
> <br>
> Solution to number four:
> <br>
> * I haven't solved this one, if someone knows how to get the AIW 9800
> driver to compile I'd really appreciate help with it
> <br>
> </body>
> </html>
> 
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> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 25
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 13:04:24 -0700
> From: Charles Curley <charlescurley charlescurley com>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: GNOME changing Desktop Wallpaper
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> 
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> On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 07:08:22PM +0100, Thomas Voss wrote:
> > Hello everyone,
> >=20
> > trying to change the desktop Wallpaper in FC 2 from the=20
> > desktop-context-menu in GNOME, no dialog would appear!
> >=20
> > Any hints?
> 
> Haven't tried FC2 yet, so this is FC1 centric. The program for
> changing backgrounds is /usr/bin/gnome-background-properties, and it
> belongs to the package control-center. Do you have those on your
> system?
> 
> Can you set the background from the command line or a script? See
> http://www.linuxjournal.com/article.php?sid=3D7343 for more info on how
> to do so.
> 
> --=20
> 
> Charles Curley                  /"\    ASCII Ribbon Campaign
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> 
> Message: 26
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 12:02:12 -0800
> From: "J. Scott Amort" <jsamort shaw ca>
> Subject: Re: native eclipse
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sun, 2004-02-15 at 09:59 +0000, Paul Nasrat wrote:
> > I believe this is still the case, naoko (rpms of rhug) which include ant, etc
> > needed to build eclipse are making it into rawhide builds atm.  There were 
> some
> > issues with building ant and thus eclipse using the rawhide gcc-ssa packages.
> > 
> > I expect that naoko will be fully in rawhide shortly, then it should be
> > possible to build the older eclipse snapshot - I have some patches that enable
> > a build up until hitting the libgcj/ant issues.
> 
> Thanks for the info.  I had managed to get eclipse-2.1.0-22 to compile
> and work on FC1, I was just wondering if there was a newer version
> available.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Scott
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 27
> From: Alain Cochard <alain geophysik uni-muenchen de>
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 21:02:48 +0100
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2-test1 intall not working on (my) Dell Latitude C600
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> Alan Cox writes:
> 
>  > "Boot from" - start the machine from ("boot off" is bad but common
>  > English meaning the same thing as "boot from")
> 
> Thanks a lot.
> 
> 
>  > > After some time the following  message appears:
>  > > 
>  > >      "The fedora Core CD was not found in any of your CDROM drives.
>  > >      Please insert the Fedora Core CD and press OK to retry"
> 
>  > What sort of CD-ROM drive do you have (USB, IDE etc) ?  Is this
>  > machine a Vaio ?
> 
> Mmh, like I said, my laptop is a Dell.  Can it be a Vaio at the same
> time?  I don't see this name in any of the specifications.  However,
> if I try 'grep -i vaio *' in /var/log, I see in all ksyms.* that
> 
>     c03b5dc4 is_sony_vaio_laptop_R7462d5e4
> 
> whatever it means.  As for the CD-ROM drive, I have no idea how to
> find that piece of information. All I can say is what is in
> /var/log/messages.*:
> 
>     SONY CD-RW CRX700E, ATAPI CD/DVD-ROM drive
> 
> AC
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 28
> From: "Gene C." <czar czarc net>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 15:14:06 -0500
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sunday 15 February 2004 14:07, Tom Diehl wrote:
> > So far I have not seen it on FC2T1. I have experienced this with FC1
> > though. FWIW switching to a VT and back into X clears it up, at least it
> > did with FC1.
> >
> > :-)
> 
> I wish ... no, switch to a VT did nothing except produce some kernel (I think) 
> messages when the mouse moved.
> -- 
> Gene
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 29
> From: "Gene C." <czar czarc net>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 15:15:32 -0500
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sunday 15 February 2004 14:09, Alan Cox wrote:
> > On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 02:02:47PM -0500, Gene C. wrote:
> > > I am using a Belkin 4 port Omni Cube and have had zero problems with it
> > > and previous releases.  With FC2 test1, when I first install and boot the
> > > system up everything works fine.
> > >
> > > However, if I switch to another system and then back to the FC2 test1
> > > system,   the mouse starts jumping all over the screen.  The keyboard and
> > > monitor seem to work fine.
> >
> > X or console ?
> 
> Both ... and the video is 1600x1200 on a Dell 2000FP (analog).
> 
> The only problem is the mouse.
> -- 
> Gene
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 30
> From: "Gene C." <czar czarc net>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Re: FC2 test1 and KVM switch
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 15:24:50 -0500
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
> On Sunday 15 February 2004 14:13, Rick Johnson wrote:
> > Gene C. wrote:
> > > OK, I know, I know that Red Hat does not support the use of KVM switches.
> > >
> > > But, some of use depend on them.
> > >
> > > Is anyone experiencing problems with FC2 test1 and a KVM switch.
> > >
> > > I am using a Belkin 4 port Omni Cube and have had zero problems with it
> > > and previous releases.  With FC2 test1, when I first install and boot the
> > > system up everything works fine.
> > >
> > > However, if I switch to another system and then back to the FC2 test1
> > > system,   the mouse starts jumping all over the screen.  The keyboard and
> > > monitor seem to work fine.
> > >
> > > The mouse is a PS2 interface Logitech TrackMan Wheel.
> > >
> > > Anyone else seeing this (or positively NOT seeing it)?
> >
> > This has been a problem since Red Hat 7.whatever. The issue is with the
> > IMPS/2 mouse driver. I've found that switching away from the TTY and
> > back to it almost always clears it up. i.e. Ctrl+Alt+F8, then Alt+F7 (or
> > Ctrl+Alt+F7). This is a "workaround" I've lived with when using any
> > Belkin/Dlink/etc. KVM based on the same basic chipset with almost any
> > Linux and the IMPS/2 driver. That, or you can switch to a different
> > mouse driver (i.e. PS/2) and expect "normal" behavior.
> 
> Never had a problem before.  I just check the XF86Config for FC1 and FC2 and 
> both specify IMPS/2.  Switch to any VT does nothing.
> 
> In addition, when I am on a console (e.g., VT1) and I move the trackball, I 
> get messages of the form:
> 
> psmouse.c:  Explorer Mouse at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost syncronization, 
> thowing 2 bytes away.
> 
> -- 
> Gene
> 
> 
> 
> --__--__--
> 
> Message: 31
> Subject: RE: FC in (on) DVD
> From: Tatxe <friopolar saladelfrio com>
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 21:35:42 +0100
> Reply-To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> 
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> El s=E1b, 14-02-2004 a las 13:53, Vanco, Don escribi=F3:
> 
> > I am not the author and I don't recall where I got this - but it may help=
> ...
> 
> I tried this before but the DVD doesn't boot. I don't thinks was a BIOS
> issue because I was downloaded the DVD iso of Core 1 from Bittorrent and
> works fine.
> 
> 
> =20
> 
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