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bio website greenrd.org
location London, United Kingdom
age 34
visits member for 3 years, 5 months
seen Mar 28 at 10:11

Java and Scala developer. In a previous life I was a Haskell developer.


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suggested suggested edit on How to know file system of any medium like hard disk, CD/DVD, flash drive?
Dec
29
answered Sending mail to an external server?
Dec
29
revised Fedora 20 and windows 7 can't create partions
added partition tag
Dec
29
comment Fedora 20 and windows 7 can't create partions
Maybe there literally isn't enough space remaining? How much capacity does the disk have? What is the size of the first partition you created?
Dec
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suggested suggested edit on Fedora 20 and windows 7 can't create partions
Dec
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awarded  Autobiographer
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awarded  Yearling
Dec
24
answered How to write conditional if statement in bash shell script?
Dec
23
asked LXC with both GUI apps and snapshots on unmodified Fedora kernel
Dec
23
awarded  Notable Question
Dec
22
answered How do I reload a proxy automatic configuration file (.pac)?
Dec
22
comment securely automating a script which requires a key to do its task
Where does the output of your script go? Your question says "to store in a database". Which one?
Dec
22
comment securely automating a script which requires a key to do its task
Don't you need a password to authenticate to the database anyway? So this is not exactly a new problem.
Dec
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comment securely automating a script which requires a key to do its task
I'm a little confused. How many databases are there here? 1? 2? Are you retrieving from, and storing into, the same database?
Dec
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answered securely automating a script which requires a key to do its task
Dec
22
revised Ubuntu 13.10 installing libcurl gives conflict - but 7.32.0-1ubuntu1.2 is to be installed
added apt tag
Dec
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suggested suggested edit on Ubuntu 13.10 installing libcurl gives conflict - but 7.32.0-1ubuntu1.2 is to be installed
Dec
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comment How do I get a websites title using command line?
And the number of regular expressions that work for almost everything is approximately 0.
Dec
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comment How do I get a websites title using command line?
@StephaneChazelas HTML parsers exist, I did not say XML parser. There are about thousands of different languages that can be parsed, XML is only one of them!
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comment How do I get a websites title using command line?
It is not recommended to use regular expressions to parse HTML. Ever. Not even in this case. It's a bad habit. Use a real parser instead. There is a famous humorous Stackoverflow answer about this...