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(SCO Unix)I can't find crypt

Most (all?) of SCO's release notes state that due to American government restrictions aimed at trying to prevent unfriendly nations from having access to data encryption technology, SCO does not ship crypt with their products.



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(SCO Unix)How can I force the speed and duplex settings of my NIC (or check what it is now)?  
- This is an old article about determining or changing NIC link speed on SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)Technical FAQ 6 of 9  
- Questions and Answers Common to SCO Unix, Xenix and ODT -

(SCO Unix)How do I repair a drive geometry problem?  
- (SCO Unix) The Unix "stamp" appears on the masterboot sector and should not, as far as I can determine, _ever_ get corrupted by anything you do in BIOS setup -

(SCO Unix)What can I do about function keys not working?  
- This is an old article about function keys on SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)Technical FAQ 4 of 9  
- This is the old SCO Unix tcp/ip FAQ. Some of it is still applicable to modern systems but much of it is SCO specific. -

(SCO Unix)Why do I get mail saying my message had too many hops?  
- (SCO Unix) The problem described here occured because mail did hop from machine to machine (uucp modems) many more times than it is likely to now, and it was not unusual to be confused as to the right path to take. -

(SCO Unix)Can I change root's shell to something else?  
- This is an old article about changing root's login shell on SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)Killall doesn't work!  
- Killall doesn't work on SCO! Well, actually it does- it's just a very different command on old SCO Unix than what you might think. -

(SCO Unix)How do I format a floppy diskette?  
- This is an old article about formatting floppy disks on SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)How can I get pci bus information?  
- This is an old article about reading PCI information SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)What causes No utmp entry, must login from lowest level shell?   2010/09/16 TonyLawrence
- (SCO Unix) What causes "No utmp entry, must login from lowest levelshell? -

(SCO Unix)What does Error 5 mean (or any Error xx) ?  
- (SCO Unix) If that error came from an application program, you will have to ask whoever wrote the program.a However, system errors are very much standard across Unix/Linux systems. -

(SCO Unix)User login hangs for many seconds before password prompt comes up  
- (SCO Unix) User login hangs can be caused by reverse DNS lookups - this is true for Unix, Linux and Windows. -

(SCO Unix)When a user tries to log in, they get Account is disabled -- see Account Administrator   2012/09/18 TonyLawrence
- (SCO Unix) When a user tries to log in, they get "Account is disabled-- s -

(SCO Unix)How do I solve an "arglist too long"?  
- Wildcard expansion (globbing) is performed by the shell. There is a limit of 5120 bytes (5k) for the environment and command line arguments put together, in all versions of SCO Xenix and SCO Unix versions prior to OpenServer 5; more on OSR5 later. -

(SCO Unix)I am trying to configure 30 GB or larger Hard Disk.  
- (SCO Unix) I am trying to configure 30 GB or larger Hard Disk. Afterboot -

(SCO Unix)I get an error message Can't access shared library  
- This is an old article about a shared library error on SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)My printer faults and prints same document over and over  
- (SCO Unix) My printer faults and prints same document over andover -

(SCO Unix)How do I stop a print job and restart it from the beginning?  
- (SCO Unix) How do I stop a print job and restart it from thebeginning? -

 
 
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(SCO Unix)How do I find out who or what shutdown or halted my system?  
- (SCO Unix) How do I find out who or what shutdown or halted mysystem? -

(SCO Unix)Why didn't my machine change time for daylight savings time (or any time change)?  
- (SCO Unix) Why didn't my machine change time for daylight savings time(or -

(SCO Unix)Where do I get zmodem?   2013/08/13 TonyLawrence
- zmodem is an old file transfer protocol. This is an old article about SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)Why do I get vhand spinning ?  
- This is an old article about a "vhand spinning" error on SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)What SCSI adaptors are supported?  
- Support for modern scsi adaptors may be very limited on older SCO Unix. Choosing SATA is often an easier path. -

(SCO Unix)How do I install a BTLD on a running system?  
- (SCO Unix) How do I install a BTLD on a running system? Mount the floppy and run "btldinstall": -

(SCO Unix)How can I boot multiple operating systems?  
- Your SCO Unix system includes the ability to boot Unix/Xenix or other operating systems; see the man page for boot. This is enough in most, though certainly not all, cases. -

(SCO Unix)How do I find out the names of BTLDs on a BTLD diskette?  
- (SCO Unix) Boot from your boot diskette. At the Boot: prompt, insert the BTLD floppy and type dir. Some of the names you see are BTLDs, and some may not be -

(SCO Unix)How do I configure an EIDE drive to work on 3.2v4.x?  
- (SCO Unix) How do I configure an EIDE drive to work on 3.2v4.x? -

(SCO Unix)How do I upgrade from an n-user licence?  
- This is an old article about license upgrades on SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)My AHA154x/174x isn't being detected  
- The major issue with SCSI and SCO Unix was always drivers. SCO didn't create the drivers; that was up to the SCSI adapter manufacturer and of course as SCO sales declined, those folks were less interested in writing the drivers and if they did, certainly didn't want to spend much time in testing. -

(SCO Unix)Do modern versions of SCO support IDE UDMA controllers?  
- The 5.0.6 release of SCO Unix adds support for UDMA. Ironically, adding that support may cause you to have problems installing 5.0.6 on machines that installed easily with previous releases. -

(SCO Unix)Why does the installation bomb out with a Signal 8 error ?  
- (SCO Unix) Why does the installation bomb out with a "Signal 8" error? -

(SCO Unix)How can I access the documentation on the install?  
- (SCO Unix) How can I access the documentation on the install CD if Idon't -

(SCO Unix)What is the procedure for performing replicated OS5 installs ?  
- (SCO Unix) What is the procedure for performing replicated OS5 installs? -

(SCO Unix)How can I recreate my install floppy?  
- This is an old article about SCO Unix installation floppies and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)My >2GB ATA hard drive doesn't work with SCO_OSR5  
- This is an old article about ATA drives on older SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)What does interupt is private mean ?  
- (SCO Unix) An "interrupt is private" message means that you have an interrupt conflict on something critical- usually your controller. If this isn't a new install, it's probably because you removed some device and that caused the BIOS to reassign the interupts, creating a conflict. The solution is to go into the BIOS and tell it NOT to use that interrupt for Plug and Play/PCI devices. Hopefully that will get you back to where you were. -

(SCO Unix)I can't finish my SCO install because the GUI doesn't work  
- I can't finish my SCO Unix install because the GUI doesn'twork -

(SCO Unix)Can I perform an in-place upgrade?  
- This is an old article about SCO Unix version upgrades and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)Does SCO support my hardware?  
- This is an old article about SCO Unix hardware selection and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)comp.unix.sco Technical FAQ 9/9  
- Questions and Answers about Installation and upgrades of older SCO Unix (SCO Unix) -

(SCO Unix)I can't login in with Scologin; my shell is bash or tcsh  
- (SCO Unix) Adding shells to /usr/lib/X11/scologin. You need to create one for your shell. These are very simple files that just set some environment variables and test for a fail-safe login, so you can usually just copy something similar. To use bash, for example, you could copy Xsession-sh to Xsession-bash. -

(SCO Unix)What is the pmwm (panner) Window manager?  
- Down in the left corner of your SCO Unix GUI is a set of boxes marked "SCO Panner". Good luck trying to find a man page on this, and it won't help you a bit to know that /usr/bin/X11/pmwm is the binary, or that SCO calls this "SCO Panorama" -

(SCO Unix)How do I prevent the Scologin screen from starting at boot ?  
- (SCO Unix) I only need character based login. How do I prevent the graphical Scologin screen from starting at boot? -

(SCO Unix)Why is Netscape old?  
- This is an old article about Netscape on SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)I can't tell when Netscape is starting up!  
- Fixing a startup issue with old netscape on old sco unix by changing the 'activated' icons. -

(SCO Unix)Netscape doesn't work, parts of it are off the screen, I can't use it.  
- (SCO Unix) Netscape doesn't work, parts of it are off the screen, Ican't -

(SCO Unix)I can login with Scologin, but the GUI doesn't work after that  
- (SCO Unix) I can login with Scologin, but the GUI doesn't work afterthat -

(SCO Unix)I'm stuck in the GUI!  
- (SCO Unix) I'm stuck in the GUI! When you are using a GUI screen, you need to hold CTRL and ALT, and then press a function key. -

(SCO Unix)I can't use the GUI because the mouse doesn't work!  
- (SCO Unix) I can't use the GUI because the mouse doesn't work! -

 
 
 
 
(SCO Unix)comp.unix.sco Technical FAQ 8/9  
- Questions and Answers about X and the GUI (Graphical User Interface) on older SCO Unix -

(SCO Unix)How can I send change defaults permanently?  
- (SCO Unix) How can I send change defaults permanently; for example makea -

(SCO Unix)Why does my HP printer start each new page further down?  
- (SCO Unix) Why does my HP printer start each new page furtherdown? -

(SCO Unix)How do I use a printer that's attached to an NT server?  
- (SCO Unix) You can use Visionfs (other articles here explain how) or configure the NT machine to act as an LPD server. NT needs the TCP/IP Printing Service installed, and the service needs to be running (you probably want to set it for Automatic in Services). -

(SCO Unix)How do I use a printer that's shared on a Windows network?  
- (SCO Unix) Using visionfs to share Unix prinyers with Windows users. Curently, I don't know where you can get the latest version of Visionfs : the link below used to work but probably does not now. -

(SCO Unix)Some print jobs from my application fail mysteriously.  
- (SCO Unix) Some print jobs from my application failmysteriously. -

(SCO Unix)Mixing Synchronics and Realworld or other mixed marriages  
- (SCO Unix) Sometimes mixing more than one program causes printer grief because one program adds form feeds to its reports and the other does not, so you have a nasty problem. It's usually not all that hard to fix, though; here's what I did for one customer with that problem: -

(SCO Unix)Can I use Windows printers?  
- This is an old article about Windows printing from SCO Unix and is only left here for historical purposes. -

(SCO Unix)How do I stop staircase output on the printer?  
- (SCO Unix) How to staircase output on the printer (including Sys V printer interface scripts) -



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