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curses.h: No such file or directory

Error: curses.h: No such file or directory

You see the following error:

curses.h: No such file or directory

Kernel Compilation - ERROR : "pm_idle" [arch/x86/kernel/apm.ko] undefined!

Error: Kernel Compilation - ERROR : "pm_idle" [arch/x86/kernel/apm.ko] undefined!

You try to compile a Linux kernel and get the following errors:

ERROR: "pm_idle" [arch/x86/kernel/apm.ko] undefined!
ERROR: "default_idle" [arch/x86/kernel/apm.ko] undefined!
WARNING: modpost: Found 7 section mismatch(es).
To see full details build your kernel with:
'make CONFIG_DEBUG_SECTION_MISMATCH=y'
make[2]: *** [__modpost] Error 1
make[1]: *** [modules] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/huawei/linux-2.6'
make: *** [debian/stamp/build/kernel] Error 2

apt - E: Dynamic MMap ran out of room

Error: apt - E: Dynamic MMap ran out of room

You get an error like this one when running:

apt-get update

E: Dynamic MMap ran out of room

CentOS - Transaction Check Error : file /usr/bin/shasum from install of perl-Digest-SHA-5.50-1.el5.rf.x86_64 conflicts

Error: CentOS - Transaction Check Error : file /usr/bin/shasum from install of perl-Digest-SHA-5.50-1.el5.rf.x86_64 conflicts with file from package perl-Digest-SHA-PurePerl-5.48-1.el5.rf.noarch

You see the following error:

13:30:46 : Transaction Check Error : file /usr/bin/shasum from install of perl-Digest-SHA-5.50-1.el5.rf.x86_64 conflicts with file from package perl-Digest-SHA-PurePerl-5.48-1.el5.rf.noarch

Debian/Ubuntu - ClamAV-clamd: Can't connect to UNIX socket /var/run/clamav/clamd.ctl

Error: Debian/Ubuntu - ClamAV-clamd: Can't connect to UNIX socket /var/run/clamav/clamd.ctl

You get the following errors in your mail log (/var/log/mail.log) on Debian/Ubuntu:

Jul 28 22:04:28 server1 amavis[31819]: (31819-19) (!)ClamAV-clamd: Can't connect to UNIX socket /var/run/clamav/clamd.ctl: 2, retrying (2)
Jul 28 22:04:34 server1 amavis[31819]: (31819-19) (!!)ClamAV-clamd av-scanner FAILED: run_av error: Too many retries to talk to /var/run/clamav/clamd.ctl (Can't connect to UNIX socket /var/run/clamav/clamd.ctl: No such file or directory) at (eval 88) line 309.
Jul 28 22:04:34 server1 amavis[31819]: (31819-19) (!!)WARN: all primary virus scanners failed, considering backups

Ubuntu/Postfix/Saslauthd - SASL authentication failure: cannot connect to saslauthd server: Permission denied

Error: Ubuntu/Postfix/Saslauthd - SASL authentication failure: cannot connect to saslauthd server: Permission denied

On a Postfix with SMTP-Auth setup on Ubuntu you see the following error in your mail log:

Apr 26 10:55:19 tcc1 postfix/smtpd[21126]: warning: SASL authentication failure: cannot connect to saslauthd server: Permission denied
Apr 26 10:55:19 tcc1 postfix/smtpd[21126]: warning: SASL authentication failure: Password verification failed
Apr 26 10:55:19 tcc1 postfix/smtpd[21126]: warning: laptop.local[192.168.1.2]: SASL PLAIN authentication failed: generic failure

SquirrelMail - Query: CREATE "Sent" Reason Given: Invalid mailbox name.

Error: SquirrelMail - Query: CREATE "Sent" Reason Given: Invalid mailbox name.

On CentOS/Fedora/RedHat, you see the follwing error message in SquirrelMail after you have logged in:

Query: CREATE "Sent" Reason Given: Invalid mailbox name.

Firefox - Content Encoding Error / Google Chrome - Error 330 (net::ERR_CONTENT_DECODING_FAILED): Unknown error.

Error: Firefox - Content Encoding Error / Google Chrome - Error 330 (net::ERR_CONTENT_DECODING_FAILED): Unknown error.

When you open a PHP page in your Firefox, you get the following error:

Content Encoding Error

The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because it uses an invalid or unsupported form of compression.

* Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem.

In Google Chrome, you get the following error:

Error 330 (net::ERR_CONTENT_DECODING_FAILED): Unknown error.

Postfix - do not list domain example.com in BOTH mydestination and virtual_mailbox_domains

Error: Postfix - do not list domain example.com in BOTH mydestination and virtual_mailbox_domains

You see the following error in your mail log:

Feb 24 21:42:39 mail postfix/trivial-rewrite[1896]: warning: do not list domain example.com in BOTH mydestination and virtual_mailbox_domains

Postfix - mail for example.com loops back to myself

Error: Postfix - mail for example.com loops back to myself

You see the following error in your mail log:

Feb 24 21:42:42 mail postfix/smtp[1911]: 8172723F60: to=<info@example.com>, relay=none, delay=0, status=bounced (mail for example.com loops back to myself)

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