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Mar
18
comment Why is this python error message generated whenever I type a nonsense command?
@Faheem - I don't see anything python related in .bashrc. I installed python locally myself. I know the machine has two other pythons installed as well. I have Ubuntu 10.10 installed.
Mar
18
comment What is the difference between symbolic and hard links?
Are the performance benefits to using hard links? Or, why would you ever use a hard link instead of a symlink?
Mar
17
comment Why did my crontab not trigger?
There is an empty line after my cronjob.
Mar
17
comment Why did my crontab not trigger?
How do I find out the name of my daemon?
Mar
17
comment Why did my crontab not trigger?
I don't know if the system has an SMTP/outgoing mail server configured. Odds are that it doesn't.
Mar
17
comment Can I change root password by sudo, without su?
Once I understood I can do this, I did "passwd -d root". Thanks!
Feb
20
comment Long time Windows user starting to use Linux - what is the essential knowledge I should learn?
@Tshepang - my proficiency is having using putty to connect to some servers, ps, grep, basic command line usage... This seems very basic when I think about running linux as my main OS.
Feb
20
comment Long time Windows user starting to use Linux - what is the essential knowledge I should learn?
@Tshepang - that could work, but I'm trying to speed up the process.
Feb
20
comment How to enable remote login?
Cool. Now a followup: superuser.com/questions/248091/…
Feb
20
comment How to enable remote login?
I'd like to use mRemote as my SSH client, and as far as I can tell, it doesn't support authentication based on key-pairs. This is why I wanted to setup user/pass authentication.
Nov
12
comment How can I install ncdu on Red Hat?
@xeno - there you go.
Nov
12
comment How to install software on Red Hat?
@xeno - done. unix.stackexchange.com/questions/3979/…
Nov
12
comment How to understand what's taking up space?
That's excellent, thanks for the help. My coreutils is 5.97 - is this why the sort order of du -h isn't right?
Nov
12
comment Difference between nohup, disown and &
Wait, you can disown without specifying a PID ? Great!
Nov
12
comment How to install software on Red Hat?
So, what are my options then? Do I have to download the source and compile?
Nov
12
comment How to install software on Red Hat?
I'm trying "yum install ncdu", and getting "No package ncdu available." (See unix.stackexchange.com/questions/3961/…). What now?
Nov
12
comment How to install software on Red Hat?
Redhat, so it seems