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bio website gertvangool.be
location Blankenberge, Belgium
age 27
visits member for 3 years, 8 months
seen Apr 9 at 16:22

I'm an engineer at WeePee developing on their VOIP platform and maintaining servers.

Interested in reading, hiking, photography and long-term/ecological buildings. I take pictures at http://photos.gertvangool.be.


Aug
7
comment Port 80 refused by Linux (Ubunt 12.04)
Are you sure apache was running? ps aux | grep apache or service apache2 status
May
14
comment What live distribution is well-suited for presentations?
Can you run a live CD/DVD in the classroom? Most schools I've been to (for IT support) won't allow booting anything else but the hard drive.
Apr
18
comment How can I upgrade pip on Ubuntu 10.04?
I would use easy_install pip instead of the curl command.
Apr
13
comment How do I install hgview on Ubuntu?
What Ubuntu version are you using? I want to try to replicate it.
Jan
9
comment Why does btrfs allow to create a raid1 with mismatched drives?
So it's more or less thin provisioning? If your disks are full, you could add more disks to the pool and just keep on going.
Dec
18
comment Upgrade to Debian testing shows only white noise
When booting with the 2.6.32-5 (instead of 3.1.0-1) kernel it works without a problem.
Dec
18
comment Upgrade to Debian testing shows only white noise
I've copied /var/log/syslog
Dec
17
comment Upgrade to Debian testing shows only white noise
I haven't install X yet. All TTYs show the same.
Nov
24
comment Only use mtime comparison with rsync?
If you want to get the exact same behavior as cp --update, you'd need to transfer the whole file. Although I know of no reason why you wouldn't want to speed-up your transfers.
Jun
25
comment Choosing filesystem for a 16TB Raid
Might be worth noting, that if you plan to grow your RAID later on, ext4 is limited to 16TiB volume (according to wikipedia).
May
5
comment How to do a text replacement in a big folder hierarchy?
@balki that's a "formatting" problem. Fixed it
Apr
14
comment Are there any desktop email clients that implement gmail style conversation view?
@Wolf what @alex said
Apr
13
comment Are there any desktop email clients that implement gmail style conversation view?
Does it have to have a GUI? Or can it be a console app?
Jan
26
comment Install MySQL from Bash Script
@Alix Not really and I don't have access to a CentOS box
Jan
19
comment Is there any way to keep a command from being added to your history?
Does this work in zsh?
Jan
6
comment How to do a print screen or capture an area of the screen
If you use gnome-screenshot --interactive you can select the option to select an area instead of the whole screen or window.
Dec
21
comment How to create a new partition on a hard disk?
Are GUI applications allowed?
Dec
17
comment zsync vs. jigdo
So in a way, you could state that bittorrent supersedes jigdo.
Dec
17
comment sh startup files over ssh
You could try using ssh name@host -t echo $PATH.
Dec
16
comment Why is GDM 2.20 still in Squeeze?
@xenoterracide: I believe he meant Debian Squeeze