-?????????? ? ? ? ? ? shadow
----------. 1 root root 748 Jul 10 04:35 shadow-
cat: shadow: Input/output error
If you see this you are probably in big trouble, it could be a physical error or if it's a VM image that it is corrupted due to a physical error on the underlying disk/array/NAS or it could a........
*The easy way is to just hold the mode button for 10+ seconds.
The full/proper way is below:
1.) Either power on the unit and hold the "mode" button or hold the "mode" button until you see the below:
00:04:08: %SYS-7-NV_BLOCK_INIT: Initalized the geometry of nvram
00:04:08: %EXPRESS_SETUP-6-CONFIG_IS_RESET: The configuration is reset and the system will now reboot
On a test machine Iwas never able to access to a newly created 4th partiton. As we can see there are dev devices for everything but the 4th partition.
The normal "partprobe" or "kpartx" or kernel being told to rescan the block device didn't help (only a reboot did).
fdisk -l /dev/sda
Disk /dev/sda: 750.2 GB, 750156374016 bytes
255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 91201 cylinders
Here is the only solution Ifound that works in Firefox:
*Note you could basically just copy all of the commands in bold (the rest just shows the output)
sqlite> .clone places.sqlite-fixed
The code may lead you to believe you have an incompatible template but if you are not trying to use an old template currently that is not the issue. I actually deleted all 3.x style templates to make sure.
What the issue is, is old plugins that are not compatible but Vbulletin does not seem to account for this except that you'll see a fatal PHPerror. You should disable all plugins and then enable one by one until you find the one that is causing the issue.
This is a 8TB Seagate external USB 3.0 device apparently newer kernels use a module called "UAS" instead of "USB Storage" which causes issues as a lot of devices are not properly supported in UAS mode by the kernel driver. The solution some say is to disable UAS specifically for your USB device but I'd rather just disable UAS altogether.
Solution blacklist UAS: *do not do this it does not work and just causes your USB 3.0........
We've all done this at some point, you work on the wrong shell window and this was my first time making this mistake but I deleted a partition table in fdisk, recreated it and saved it with "wq" and even ran partprobe! If you haven't rebooted yet then you can still recover your partition table, otherwise you're in big trouble.
Fortunately since it was a live system and in use the kernel still had to use the old table like below:........
This example involves an Aterisk message log of about 26GB, but with any server it usually does not get deleted until the server is stopped/restarted:
asterisk 13729 root 6w REG 0,41 27277943090 59097971 (deleted) /var/log/asterisk/messages
So if you've deleted a bunch of large logs, make sure you restart the server for them to regain your space.
I just realized I have some blank users which I deleted butI can still login to this dummy account without a password for some reason.
mysql -u -p
Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or g.
Your MySQL connection id is 5
Server version: 5.1.69 Source distribution
Copyright (c) 2000, 2013, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
Oracle is a registered trademark of Oracle Corporation an........
At first it was configured as a RAID 0, then I deleted the Virtual Disk Group.
I thought both drives would be shown and detected in Linux as sda and sdb but it actually shows nothing.
To make them work you have to hit Ctrl+R before the system boots (when prompted) and create a Virtual Disk Group. In my case I created each one as RAID 0 (with a single drive only) as I just wanted JBOD but there is no such option or default in these Dell Pe........
This booting error is because the Xen PV guest image uses the Xen kernel, this is not compatible with anything but a host running a Xen kernel.
I did a kpartx -av virtual.img and then it created some partitions that showed up in fdisk.
I mounted it and did a chroot into it and removed the xen kernel and installed a normal kernel but Xen still shows the same kernel in Grub (only the Xen one).
This is strange but it seems like this Xen PV guest has some sort of hidden or........
This error in my experience is user error although CPanel doesn't help, this message doesn't give you much to go on.
Let's talk more about the process of setting up SSL with CPanel.
Your site must have a dedicated/non-shared IP to even have the option of creating an SSL Certificate.
You must create a Private Key (do not delete this private key!)
You must create a CSR (Certificate Signing Request)
Use CSR to create cert........
high IO wait
424 root 39 19 1900 848 552 D 0.0 0.0 0:00.91 updatedb
root 424 0.0 0.0 1900 848 ? DN Mar11 0:00 /usr/bin/updatedb -f sysfs?rootfs?bdev?proc?cpuset?binfmt_misc?debugfs?sockfs?usbfs?pipefs?anon_inodefs?futexfs?tmpfs?inotifyfs?eventp........
don't delete /var/lib/mysql/ib_logfile0 or ibdata1 or mysql won't restart
I didn't realize they were internal and not part of replication like the relay files!
/usr/libexec/mysqld: ready for connections.
Version: '4.1.22-log' socket: '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' port: 3306 Source distribution
110127 16:31:00 [Note] /usr/libexec/mysqld: Normal shutdown
110127 16:31:00 InnoDB: Starting shutdown...........
PHP5 & Apache Blank Screen/Page
The PHP package is installed and works from the CLI
Error reporting is enabled
The only way I could get it working was:
yum remove php
yum install php-* -x php-pear* -x php-pecl*
Interestingly enough reinstalling php did not bring back the deleted php.ini but everything is working.
Nov 29 20:17:58 ubuntu kernel: [ 1157.180789] md: md1 stopped.
Nov 29 20:17:58 ubuntu kernel: [ 1157.180829] md0: unknown partition table
filesystem not responding/reading properly with du or rsync (this needed an fsck).
[ 2571.489217] EXT3-fs error (device md2): ext3_lookup: deleted inode referenced: 35923106
[ 2571.942299] EXT3-fs error (device md2): ext3_lookup: deleted inode referenced: 35923110
This was done on Centos butI think it's easier on Debian machines, the paths that it is set to use are tailored towards Debian, so there is some fiddling that needs to be done on Centos.
This is for chrooting ssh, but jailkit has other uses than just SSH jails but I won't cover them in this writeup.
1. Install jailkit
yum install jailkit
2. Setup Jail Home
chown root:root /home/ja........
I've gotten this error enough to bother posting about it, because I've come across so many servers where this happens, so what could "Error 28" possibly mean? Is your database corrupt, or is this a sign of a RAID failure/corruption or even worse, bad blocks on a clients system who has no RAID and never took backups?
No, check your free blocks, it simply means you have no space. This was the result of a script that was overzealous and backed up the entire database........
There is a nice mode that Samba supports which you can add to smb.conf
This way users can create and write files/directories without deleting (except I believe dirs can be deleted but only if there are no files inside).
It's too bad that Linux does not have built-in "write"/"delete" privileges and is something that even Windows 98 can trump.........