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I am a computer programmer. Knowledge representation and algorithmic complexity are my main interests.


May
9
comment How to disable IPv6 on OpenBSD?
Well, if you mean packet filtering, I think you can use pf.conf to filter against any protocol that's in /etc/protocols and ipv6 is in there. I haven't tried it, however.
May
9
answered How to disable IPv6 on OpenBSD?
May
8
comment Why does tar --exclude=“.*” create an empty archive?
Interesting, indeed. I tested on Mac OS Lion; tar --version yields "bsdtar 2.8.3 - libarchive 2.8.3". ".?*" works with this tar.
May
7
answered Why does tar --exclude=“.*” create an empty archive?
May
2
awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
29
comment dd copies more data than exists in .img?
Nope. Run ls -ls honey.img and show the output of that.
Apr
29
comment dd copies more data than exists in .img?
Please add the command line you used to your question.
Apr
28
revised In what order do piped commands run?
added 1 characters in body
Apr
28
answered In what order do piped commands run?
Apr
27
answered What is the utility of the : command in shell scripting, given that it explicitly does nothing?
Apr
21
awarded  Fanatic
Apr
16
revised Force grub to accept windows installation
removed oracle tag, added bios tag
Apr
16
answered Force grub to accept windows installation
Apr
10
comment How to list all unique ip address currently connected to a specific port?
Trying to make this one liner a bit shorter doesn't seem like a useful task to me. Perhaps codegolf would be a better venue for this question.
Apr
8
comment UDF and fstab (no UUID)
@cjm Most of the time it will. The few other times the mount will fail.
Apr
8
comment rsync giving “Directory has vanished” when there are multiple (existing) source directories
What is the value of $DEST?
Apr
8
comment UDF and fstab (no UUID)
You object to using /dev/sdb in the first field?
Apr
7
comment Change column width in an emacs Ibuffer on the fly
I've added an example.
Apr
7
revised Change column width in an emacs Ibuffer on the fly
added an example
Apr
6
revised Change column width in an emacs Ibuffer on the fly
misunderstood the question, edited answer to be relevant.