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reviewed Reject Operating System not found after installing Redhat 6 on Windows 7
Jul
15
comment Why are UNIX/POSIX system call namings so illegible?
Dennis Ritchie was asked what he would do different if he were to create UNIX today. His answer, I'd spell creat with two e's.
Jul
14
comment Running X86 binaries on armv7
If you have the source you can "cross compile" for a different "target" arch.
Jul
5
comment Making the current directory as if it were where an absolute path starts
You can do this with one of the "Restricted Shells", for example rbash
Jul
5
reviewed Reject SSH into a Remote Machine with a Password
Jul
5
reviewed Approve “No protocol specified” when running vim with sudo
Jul
3
reviewed Reject What charset encoding is used for filenames and paths on Linux?
Jun
28
comment Ctrl-Y, emacs styled yank text is not working when user is switched
When you switch user, you are getting a new interactive process. The buffer that your command Yanks to is in the memory of, and hence local to the shell that you were using.
Jun
20
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Jun
20
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Jun
17
comment What is an arch based distribution that moves slower
Arch LTS here
May
23
comment Bash Script — ffmpeg not being invoked as expected
You can perform bash script debugging with set -x.
May
10
reviewed Approve Linux Mint 17.1 XFCE does not have Printer support pre-installed. Can I add it, and precisely how?
Apr
26
comment LVM - Recovering from partition table corruption
It depends on how you "deleted" the partition. If you "accidentally" clobbered the partition table, you could try gdisk **recovery and transformation options** and from within the advanced menu **use backup GPT header (rebuilding main)** If you deleted the partition using gdisk, the backup GPT will be of no help
Apr
25
reviewed Reject virtualbox can not create new virtual machine
Apr
22
comment Linux redirection: << operator
That's used for a here document. Allows you to insert text, verbatim, up to <<HERE (position marked in shell by text before <<.
Apr
19
comment What is the correct way to access a specific help file in Vim?
In general the command is C] the hypen is shown to demonstrate a key combination. It's not Control - it's `Control ]'
Apr
19
comment What is the correct way to access a specific help file in Vim?
Are you using gnome or kde? I should have specified gnome-terminal
Apr
19
comment What is the correct way to access a specific help file in Vim?
If you're using vim in a terminal window, you can also jump to a topic, with a mouse double click (left button)
Apr
18
reviewed Reject manpages for my kindle?