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


Oct
14
revised Why can't Emacs running in a terminal distinguish Ctrl+; from “;”?
added footnote about function and arrow keys for completeness
Oct
12
revised Why can't Emacs running in a terminal distinguish Ctrl+; from “;”?
added 5 characters in body
Sep
9
revised Shell loses keypresses when running SSH in the background
deleted 1 character in body; edited title
Sep
5
revised stream edit >GDRLR5L04EQY8D 3931|1166 into >3931
added 27 characters in body
Sep
5
revised stream edit >GDRLR5L04EQY8D 3931|1166 into >3931
3931 -> >3931 as specified in the question
Sep
5
revised Haskell, C++, AWK, Bash, Lisp … Which one is faster?
Removed cruft, fixed english a bit, made link to paper show some of the title
Sep
5
revised stream edit >GDRLR5L04EQY8D 3931|1166 into >3931
tried to change title into something that makes sense
Sep
3
revised XFS on Volume Group or Mdadm Raid 0
fixed typos, expanded LVG
Sep
3
revised Count lines of non-terminating input
added 6 characters in body
Sep
3
revised Count lines of non-terminating input
added 6 characters in body
Aug
28
revised What would stop a task from being run in the background?
added 164 characters in body
Jul
10
revised Conditional block vs conditional statement (if)
added 159 characters in body
Mar
15
revised Terminating an infinite loop
linked to GNU docs as requested, also quoted the relevant paragraph in case the link is broken later
Jan
22
revised Why doesn't setuid on /sbin/dhclient work as intended?
added 71 characters in body
Jan
8
revised What does the *.*;auth,authpriv.none -/var/log/syslog line mean in rsyslog config file?
previous edit mangled the layout; fixed.
Sep
14
revised Question about MX records and mail delivery?
fixed the RFC numbers; all of them were off by one.
Aug
8
revised Why rsync attempts to copy file that is already up-to-date?
Removed "As far as I'm concerned" since the answer is stating facts not opinion.
Jul
26
revised tcpdump don't show src and dst address
deleted 5 characters in body
May
29
revised What is GNU Info for?
added gnu and history tags
Apr
30
revised Removing all spaces, tabs, newlines, etc from a variable?
corrected 010 to 011 as per @magixx comment