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As with anything in FreeBSD: Reading the manpage usually explains everything. -i interface --interface=interface Listen on interface. If unspecified, tcpdump searches the sys- tem interface list for the lowest numbered, configured up inter- face (excluding loopback), which may turn out to be, for exam- ple, ``eth0''. ...


Ok. So "why"? Because mountd manages filesystems. While an NFS client can request a director (if permitted), the mountd code only keeps track of the filesystems.


mount_smbfs doesn't work properly with smbv2 and beyond. The only solution I found is to change some settings on the samba server in global section of smb.conf client ntlmv2 auth = no ntlm auth = yes setting the above let me mount my samba share on FreeBSD host with mount_smbfs command and write to the share mount_smbfs -I -U someuser //...


You could do the restart with daemon(1) using the -r flag. Much simpler, IMHO. BTW, I maintain the memcached port, so I may be able to help with the memcached crashing issue, let me know details if you want.


OpenBSD has softraid(4), which allows you to use an encrypting discipline on a block device. Setting up disk encryption is not supported by the installer (as of September 2020), but can be configured by hand during an operating system installation. OpenBSD FAQ has a section dedicated to Full Disk Encryption which can be used as a reference for setting up ...


Indeed, as jdeBP says, this is documented in the handbook: And although gbde is mentioned first, geli is generally more recommended. The installer actually will even help you set this up, there's a prompt for it.


It's possible your video card is not supported by the default vt driver. Switch to sc by placing this in /boot/loader.conf hw.vty=sc Reboot, login, and try vidcontrol -i mode again. Thanks to protocelt on FreeBSD forums


What you're looking for is called a supervisor. I don't think FreeBSD comes with one out of the box. But there are some in the ports. I see at least; supervisord is available as a port called py-supervisor (the port has several flavors, install with pkg install py37-supervisor or whatever matches your Python version). daemontools is available as a port. ...

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