Using perror to explain mysql error codes

A customer came to us with a problem copying one database to another, and requested we do it for him.  Once we logged in we saw the error fairly quickly ~# mysqldump -uadmin -p`cat /root/.mysqlpass` database >dbdump.sql mysqldump: Got error: 29: File './database/tablename.MYD' not found (Errcode: 24) when using LOCK TABLES ~# It can be… Continue reading Using perror to explain mysql error codes

Could not perform immediate configuration on already unpacked ‘util-linux’.Please see man 5 apt.conf under APT::Immediate-Configure for details

Today we had a customer who had somehow broken his apt package manager doing an upgrade from the looks. I googled and found the same error in many places, most resorting to reinstalling or purging the package to clear it, or reinstall. The error looked like this

Virtualmin and Webmin upgrade errors & the fix

We had a customer email in saying they were having a problem upgrading. The error was fairly verbose, but the general gist was this --> Processing Dependency: /usr/libexec/webmin for package: wbt-virtual-server-mobile --> Processing Dependency: /usr/libexec/webmin for package: wbm-virtualmin-mailman --> Processing Dependency: /usr/libexec/webmin for package: wbm-ruby-gems --> Processing Dependency: /usr/libexec/webmin for package: wbm-ruby-gems --> Finished Dependency… Continue reading Virtualmin and Webmin upgrade errors & the fix

Postfixadmin – debian – mysql and errors

A lot of our users use postfixadmin, it means email users are in the database, its easy to use, easy to admin. However the setup can be a little tricky for those not used to it. If you want to have a go doing it yourself, we have a great tutorial here http://rimuhosting.com/knowledgebase/linux/mail/postfixadmin Today however… Continue reading Postfixadmin – debian – mysql and errors