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bio website livingstaccato.com
location Portland, OR
age 32
visits member for 1 year, 6 months
seen May 29 '13 at 13:36

Hi! My name is Tim Perkins. I live in Portland, OR. I like computers. I like *NIX. I like scripting and programming. I like helping people. I love infrastructure automation. I don't like buzzwords.


Jan
23
awarded  Yearling
Mar
2
awarded  Enthusiast
Feb
11
awarded  Autobiographer
Feb
11
comment Slow ikiwiki after first run
@student Does the same thing happen with http://127.0.0.1/...? What web server are you running?
Feb
10
comment Slow ikiwiki after first run
Is "it" your web browser that says "waiting for localhost"? If so, can you try time curl http://whatever-local-uri-is/ and report what you find?
Feb
7
awarded  Student
Feb
7
asked Creating a Debian package that does not remove directories after it's purged
Feb
7
answered What is the source of truth for currently active tty/pts connections?
Feb
7
revised how to run new software without updating GLIBC?
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Feb
7
comment how to run new software without updating GLIBC?
@user15964 Also - yes - I have rebuilt glibc way, way, back in the day.
Feb
7
revised how to run new software without updating GLIBC?
Added an update.
Feb
7
comment how to run new software without updating GLIBC?
@user15964 It's not risky unless you're not paying attention to what you're doing as root or you do something weird like change your LD_PRELOAD in your session init script and lock yourself out.
Feb
6
answered $PATH in /etc/profile not inherited by user shell
Feb
6
revised how to run new software without updating GLIBC?
Tweaked disclaimer.
Feb
5
answered how to run new software without updating GLIBC?
Feb
5
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Feb
5
awarded  Custodian
Feb
5
reviewed No Action Needed New terminator window on remote server
Feb
5
reviewed Reviewed What is “automatic stack expansion”?
Feb
4
revised mysql replication not working
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