Something was wrong with the combination of PHP 5.3.5, php-mysql 5.3.5, and MySQL 5.5.8 on FreeBSD 8 earlier this month. Any attempt to run the command
php -v resulted in PHP hanging after outputting the “Zend line”. Either
kill(1) the process or type C-c to put it out of its misery, but neither action is any helpful.
Continue reading Minor difficulties with PHP 5.3.5, php-mysql 5.3.5, and MySQL 5.5.8 on FreeBSD 8, now solved
Have you just installed PTC’s Mathcad 14 on 64-bit Microsoft Windows 7 Professional only to receive the strange and not so informative error message “Unable to create 12.0 engine factory” when trying to run the software?
Continue reading Error message when attempting to run PTC’s Mathcad 14 on 64-bit Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
I guess those of us who took a course or two on algorithms during our college days are thrilled by
Don Knuth’s 16th Annual Christmas Tree Lecture entitled “Why pi?”.
Merry Christmas everyone.
I upgraded one of my systems to FreeBSD 8.2-PRERELEASE the other day. Next, I upgraded rkhunter to 1.3.8 on the same system. The output of the
sockstat command sometimes contains more information than rkhunter is prepared to handle, resulting in different outputs from
sockstat. rkhunter treats this as an infection. Maybe it is. But I have my doubts.
Continue reading rkhunter 1.3.8 and sockstat on FreeBSD 8.2-PRERELEASE
Well, then your NetWare 6.5 server has probably lost track of the installed hardware, their assigned interrupts, and so forth.
Continue reading Is the keyboard unresponsive after acpidrv.psm is loaded?
Ever seen that dreadful error message while your NetWare 6.5 server is trying to activate the
SYS pool? I have, and I won.
Continue reading NSS Free Tree block xxx is corrupt on pool “SYS”
While reloading a Cisco Catalyst 3560 running IOS 12.2(55)SE the other day, I noticed the switch stopped sending messages to the configured IPv6 enabled syslog host. Nothing appeared in the log files on the syslog host until I manually disabled and reenabled the log statement.
Continue reading Logging messages from Cisco IOS 12.2(55)SE to an IPv6 enabled syslog host
Here’s my first post written with WordPress. Undoubtly there will be more.