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Engineer/artist; data visualisation specialist.


Aug
9
revised How do I redirect output to cd?
Grammar and code formatting for commands.
Aug
9
revised What does redirection with >| do?
Clearer grammar and more natural word order. Removed duplication. More specific title.
Jul
30
revised Should I let pacman replace glamor-egl with xorg-server?
Grammar and order clarifications. Cut off lots of insignificant whitespace so code doesn't scroll to the right as far.
Jul
26
revised How to get keycodes for xmodmap?
Code-formatted quoted terminal output.
Jul
25
revised How do I find seconds since midnight?
More descriptive title. Clarified content.
Jul
25
revised Can I use scrypt to hash for LUKS?
More descriptive title. Clarified content and joined it to one line.
Jul
25
revised What filesystem should I choose for an SSD?
Clarified.
Jul
22
revised How can I pipe stdout to another program?
Remove thankyous.
Jul
22
revised How do you hide a pane?
Grammar. Remove duplication and unnecessary list formatting.
Jul
17
revised GIF screencasting; the UNIX way
Demonstrate an improved method. Reasons: FFmpeg is pretty amazing, but it's bad at gif encoding. Recording first to AVI, then converting and optimising with IM has given me higher-quality images with smaller file sizes. Win-win.
Jul
16
revised How do I compile source into the kernel?
Fixed grammar. Removed premature thankyous and repeated statements or punctuation.
Jul
16
revised Why would the kernel drop packets?
Improved grammar and condensed.
Jul
15
revised How do I use inotify or named pipes over SSHFS?
Clarified and summarised. Moved explanation of commands to comments. Explained the naive hack approach and its drawbacks.
Jun
26
revised Is building Perl an inside joke or is it supposed to require this many `make` invocations?
More descriptive title.
Jun
1
revised How do I echo an expression with both single and double quotes?
Grammar and clarifications. Shuffling tags for relevance.
May
8
revised How do I get the character count of words in a particular column?
Fixed grammar and added useful tag.
May
2
revised Can't print to PDF using cups-pdf; used to work, now “failed to set file mode” printing as non-root
Formatted code and rearranged words for clarity.
May
2
revised Why does the history command do nothing in a script file?
Fixed grammar rearranged for clarity.
May
2
revised Can I use two sets of I/O devices for two user sessions on one computer?
Inlined link.
May
2
revised Can I use two sets of I/O devices for two user sessions on one computer?
Clarified.