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by moredruid
Mon Jan 09, 2012 5:57 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: gigabit card not in gigabit mode, only 100Mb/s
Replies: 12
Views: 3191

Re: gigabit card not in gigabit mode, only 100Mb/s

you can do a manual override (watch it, may break your current network connection, if so, then reboot):
root@host# # ethtool -s eth0 speed 1000 duplex full
by moredruid
Mon Jan 09, 2012 2:38 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: gigabit card not in gigabit mode, only 100Mb/s
Replies: 12
Views: 3191

Re: gigabit card not in gigabit mode, only 100Mb/s

to what type of hardware is your NIC connected? Is it 100Mbit or 1Gbit? It seems that the advertised speed on the link is 100Mbit, Linux just obeys that.
by moredruid
Mon Jan 09, 2012 1:02 am
Forum: Beginners and Newbies
Topic: permission on /dev/null
Replies: 6
Views: 1028

Re: permission on /dev/null

if there is a /var/log/boot.log, check that. the problem is that changing permissions is usually not logged. What you could do is change the syslog logging verbosity to "debug" but make sure you have enough space in /var/ and see if it is logged then. you can add this to your /etc/syslog.conf: *.deb...
by moredruid
Fri Jan 06, 2012 3:25 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: upgrading nic card and /etc/hdactl.conf
Replies: 3
Views: 843

Re: upgrading nic card and /etc/hdactl.conf

first run "updatedb"
then run "locate hdactl.conf"
you should get the location of the file...
by moredruid
Fri Jan 06, 2012 3:24 am
Forum: File Sharing
Topic: Manual Compile of Kernel 3.x.x causes loss of data drives
Replies: 1
Views: 580

Re: Manual Compile of Kernel 3.x.x causes loss of data drive

first: are all the drives of the same type (SATA/USB/IDE) or do they differ? If they are of the same type: do you have LVM enabled on your data drives? Also on your OS drives? if not: check for LVM (may also be called device-mapper) support in your current kernel. It should be there by default, but ...
by moredruid
Fri Jan 06, 2012 3:17 am
Forum: Beginners and Newbies
Topic: permission on /dev/null
Replies: 6
Views: 1028

Re: permission on /dev/null

can you post the output of ls -l /dev/null ?
by moredruid
Fri Dec 23, 2011 3:24 am
Forum: File Sharing
Topic: Server locked up, primary drive full.
Replies: 11
Views: 2415

Re: Server locked up, primary drive full.

login with ssh (as root or become root) cd / du -kh --max-depth=1 . you'll probably see /var being very large cd /var du -kh --max-depth=1 . you'll probably notice /log being very large you can remove all log files (or just 1 big log file) in /var/log and run "logrotate -f /etc/logrotate.conf" to ge...
by moredruid
Wed Dec 21, 2011 6:19 am
Forum: Beginners and Newbies
Topic: Just Discovered Amahi
Replies: 2
Views: 810

Re: Just Discovered Amahi

First of all: welcome! to answer your questions: Amahi is not an OS. Amahi is a superset of applications especially packaged for ease of install and maintenance. It depends on Linux. Preferably Fedora, Ubuntu is in the works. So you could see Amahi as an "application that manages some basic applicat...
by moredruid
Wed Dec 21, 2011 6:09 am
Forum: General Discussion and Announcements
Topic: Power consumption
Replies: 1
Views: 939

Re: Power consumption

let's add it up: your CPU has a TDP of 45W, but underclocked it's around 20W WD caviar green 2.18W idle, 4.13W write so 3W on average WD caviar blue around 8.5W on average Samsung ecogreen, no hard figures found, estimate 4W on average account for chipset/cpu fan/case fan, maybe another 20W the late...
by moredruid
Wed Dec 21, 2011 1:31 am
Forum: File Sharing
Topic: Finally got my MD RAID5 configured and its awesome
Replies: 1
Views: 671

Re: Finally got my MD RAID5 configured and its awesome

yup, I have 2 RAID1's in my box (1 2x750G 1 2x1TB). Built summer 2010. Running since then. I have greyhole disabled, I like to manage my storage myself.