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Life long student of Unix and now GNU/Linux operating systems


Oct
4
comment How to mount Physical Volumes separately which are bound using LVM
Strange that all your PVs appear have failed given that you are using 3 different disks.
Sep
5
comment chattr - How to change file +i attribute without using chattr
What is the output of capsh --print?
Nov
30
comment Correcting CentOS System Clock
you are right, ntpd will not correct such a time difference. For ntpd to actually work, your system must be within a couple of minutes of the time server.
Nov
30
comment Routing between two PC
Have you enabled IP forwarding on PC-3? sysctl -w net.ipv4.ip_forward=1
Nov
30
comment remount / move root folder to another partition on centos
You then need to grow the "new" root filesystem.
Nov
30
comment When should an EFI partition be used?
CSM (Compatibility Support Module) is used to emulate a classical BIOS on top of UEFI firmware
Nov
30
comment When should an EFI partition be used?
Solaris mostly uses GPT label for ZFS disks. Has been able to do that since Solaris 9. Not sure all at that any EFI partitions are created.
Aug
19
comment How to determine POSIX advisory file locks are working in simfs in the VM I'm using?
I have never come across such a tool.
Aug
19
comment How to set permissions to use 'ls'
To access that directory, www-data needs to be your primary group. The newgrp command temporarily changes your primary group to be www-data.
Jun
9
comment Versions of Package with YUM
Parse your YUM logs for the relevant history.
Feb
28
comment Why there are always 10% of loss when testing with mtr command?
mtr also has option (-u) to use UDP datagrams instead of ICMP echo requests
Feb
28
comment Operating System not found when loading DD image in VMware
What you are trying to do is not possible. You cannot emulate a Linux PPC64 architecture in VMware Workstation.
Dec
29
comment Spanish Characters in Linux Server Bash Shell
Have you set your locale to one that supports Spanish?
Dec
27
comment After emptying a directory with 60,000 small files, ls -l still shows large directory size?
It probably is being used. Only way to check for sure is to do as suggested by David Schwartz.
Dec
27
answered How should an IT department choose a Linux distribution: Technical reasons
Jul
7
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Jun
24
comment Best File To Store System-Wide Environmental Variables
Are these environemntal variables for use by a user in a shell or by some application?
May
22
comment Deleting a huge 500G does not free disk space
Or you can use fuser instead or lsof
May
22
answered What does passing the -xe parameters to /bin/bash do
Apr
24
comment Creating a Sub-User for Main User | Linux | Permissions
Have you considered using ACLs?