ncplib BSD 5.2.1-R - it crashes
freebsd-questions at slightlystrange.org
Mon Sep 13 06:41:27 PDT 2004
On Mon, Sep 13, 2004 at 12:25:29PM +0000, DA Forsyth wrote:
> I'm in the prcess of setting up a FreeBSD machine in order to replace
> an existing Novell 3.12 server.
> I thought I could use 'ncplib' to connect to the Novell server and in
> this way transfer the data directly.
> fat chance
> I get a series of 'flag 12' kernel panics and it reboots itself.
> this happens instantly when I try a 'ncplogin' but can also happen
> To get to this point I
> compiled IPX into the kernel
> setup /boot/loader.conf to load the if_ef, nfs, and ncp modules
> put an infonfig line in /etc/rc.conf to setup the ipx protocol on the
> network card.
> all that appear to be happy with life, unless I try to USE it. >-:
> now, I thought I'd install the port (I was just using what installed
> when I installed FreebSD5.2.1-R fro CD last week) but none of the
> mirrors have the file ncplib-1.3.4.tar.gz
I've just been able to fetch the tarball from here:
Fetch it manually, put it in /usr/ports/distfiles and you should be
PGP Key: ftp://ftp.slightlystrange.org/pgpkey/dan.asc
PGP Key fingerprint: 3B9D 8BBB EB03 BA83 5DB4 3B88 86FC F03A 90A1 BE8F
ASCII ribbon campaign ( )
- against HTML, vCards and X
- proprietary attachments in e-mail / \
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 187 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/attachments/20040913/4d3aad05/attachment.bin
More information about the freebsd-questions