PHP/Recode fail

I use PHP on FreeBSD servers, compiled from the ports system. It works very well, except that sometimes… well… sometimes… segfaults happen. Yes random, bizarre, “how did this working system suddenly become non-working wtf” errors happen. Here’s an example of what happened to me today. This is a snip from my lighttpd error log (mod_fastcgi.c.2722) […]

ISC DHCPD duplicate uid lease

Ever see this? dhcpd: uid lease for client xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx is duplicate on 192.168.1/24 or something like it, in your dhcp logs? Well I checked /var/log/messages today and saw that I had thousands of this message repeated over and over (so much so it was spamming my logĀ  and making it harder to find what […]

Security Update Breaks SSH on OS X

If you installed Security Update 002 for leopard and suddenly ssh tells you “bus error”, the answer lies here: Apparently the guys at rogue amoeba have some work to do – we need instant hijack! If you are too lazy to read that thread, the fix is: sudo /usr/local/hermes/bin/hermesctl unload thereby uninstalling instant hijack […]