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Engineer/artist; data visualisation specialist.


Oct
10
revised How can I create an alias that passes additional arguments?
Wording and order clarifications.
Oct
3
revised How do I open an incognito bash session?
Changed title to ask "how to", not "whether possible", since it clearly is possible. Grammar, formatting. Relevant tags.
Oct
2
revised Does Linux support the ThinkPad Helix 2?
Preciser title. Embedded link. Relevant tags.
Sep
29
revised How do I pipe notifications into my statusbar?
Matched title to contents. Some formatting and language clarifications.
Sep
22
revised scp between two servers not in the same network
Removed `-e none`. As @Angel comments, it's unnecessary. Tested without it and works on Linux with OpenSSH 6.6.1p1.
Sep
21
revised Why is my Compose key not being passed to Synergy?
More descriptive title. Clarified by resolving negatives and simplifying grammar. Relevant additional question and tag.
Sep
17
revised How can I get gmake to give me a list of all included makefiles?
Inlined link and removed fluff.
Sep
16
revised How do I diff the outputs of two commands?
Fixed grammar and simplified sentence structure.
Sep
16
revised What aspects of Plan 9 have made their way into Unix?
Embedded links. Formatted code-like things.
Sep
12
revised Why does “tail -f … | tail” fail to produce any output?
Make jcsanyi's clarifying comment part of the answer.
Sep
2
revised How can I embed a console app's output into my X11 desktop?
Generalised to feature not only one console application. If it works for one, it should work for the rest.
Sep
2
revised How can I embed a console app's output into my X11 desktop?
Added link to NetHogs's page. Clearer title.
Sep
2
revised Storing whitespace in a shell script variable
Reduced out-of-control indentation level and spacing in code. Grammar and clearer title.
Sep
2
revised How do I make “at”-tasks repeat at a specific time?
Explained method, as just the script is pretty opaque.
Sep
2
revised How do I write a test for system login?
Ask "how" instead of "is it possible to". Some grammar.
Sep
2
revised How are files or chunks delimited on disk?
Removed unnecessary details and speculation to focus on the question. Simplified grammar.
Sep
2
revised How do I make “at”-tasks repeat at a specific time?
More general title, as the *specific* time wasn't important to the question. Grammar clarifications.
Sep
1
revised “UnicodeDecodeError: 'utf-8' codec can't decode byte 0xff in position 0: invalid start byte” error when attempting to remove nvidia-304 package
Cleaner formatting. More descriptive title.
Sep
1
revised What does xterm's Escape Sequence option do and how do I enable it?
Grammar and formatting. Relevant tags.
Sep
1
revised zathura: How do I add a keybind for exec?
Various format and content clarifications.