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My main interest is computers. I'm a Gentoo Linux user since 2004. I'm also interested in mathematics, physics and in environmental issues.


Oct
19
suggested suggested edit on How to create a shortcut to a folder to Documents
Oct
17
awarded  Nice Question
Oct
15
comment Which distro to study for LPIC?
LPIC-1, for example, also require the candidate to know how to use the APT package manager, which is not used in Centos as far as I know.
Oct
15
answered Which distro to study for LPIC?
Oct
15
comment Why people recommend the -j3 option for make when having a dual-core CPU?
I didn't know that if CPU cores are hyperthreaded, then each of them counts as two. Anyway, it seems that my CPU doesn't support Hyper Threading.
Oct
14
comment Find files that were not installed by the package manager
Well, I should have said that it's also for finding files that belong to a package that has not been installed via the package manager. I needed a program but no recent ebuild was available, and I have yet to learn how to write ebuilds properly.
Oct
14
comment Why did using xargs fail in this case?
It is recommended not to parse ls output.
Oct
14
comment How do I create a structured list of all the files and directories under a particular directory (recursively)?
It's better not to parse ls output: link.
Oct
14
asked Find files that were not installed by the package manager
Oct
14
asked Why people recommend the -j3 option for make when having a dual-core CPU?
Oct
12
comment How to combine 2 -name conditions in find?
You're right. Added some explanations.
Oct
12
revised How to combine 2 -name conditions in find?
Added some explanations
Oct
12
comment How to combine 2 -name conditions in find?
I don't think this works.
Oct
12
answered How to combine 2 -name conditions in find?
Oct
10
comment show the year while listing files in the current directory
@bob: I think you should improve your accept rate. For example you can accept this answer since it seems that it's want you want. Anyway I'm not trying to force you, it's just a suggestion.
Oct
9
comment How do I know which kernel version will have a bug fix I need?
@terdon. Nothing wrong with your explanation, but the link to IIABDFI is terrible :). It took me time to find the relevant text inside all those ads
Oct
2
accepted How to properly align partitions?
Oct
2
accepted Arch Linux and optional dependencies
Oct
2
accepted Interactively deleting files from a list
Oct
2
comment Interactively deleting files from a list
So if I had in the list a file named y, the previous file would have been deleted?