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bio website andys.org.uk
location Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
age 31
visits member for 3 years, 4 months
seen Feb 10 '12 at 13:02

Seasoned UNIX, Security and Network engineer. I'm here to answer questions I can help with, and to learn new things in the process.

Experience with:-

  • Linux (Debian, Slackware, RHEL/CentOS, SuSE) - RHCE certified.
  • Solaris (2.6 and up)
  • Windows Server (2000 upwards)
  • Can write in Perl, bash, PHP, C#
  • Cisco switching/routing (both IOS and CatOS) and security gear (PIX, ASA, FWSM, etc.)
  • Checkpoint Firewall-1 and Provider-1
  • F5 BIG-IP LTM and GTM

...and much more. My CV is available on request, and my LinkedIn profile is here.

Thanks for stopping by!


Dec
2
comment Screen cuts off beginning of long command when accessed through bash history
What's the output of stty -a?
Dec
1
comment Create recovery medium from Windows 7 recovery partition
Yup - that should be fine. I was assuming the partition still existed but recreating one should be fine.
Dec
1
answered Create recovery medium from Windows 7 recovery partition
Dec
1
awarded  Supporter
Nov
15
answered Why is echo ignoring my quote characters?
Nov
15
comment Why is echo ignoring my quote characters?
Not quite sure what you're trying to achieve here. Why are you nesting one echo statement in another? Or are you literally trying to print out a command (for an example or such)?
Jun
30
comment can't view images stored on mounted network drive on linux webserver
From the log, it looks as though it's complaining that /var/www/home doesn't exist. Does it?
Jan
31
comment How can I grep in PDF files?
Yeah - my mind seems to work better with streams... :-)
Jan
31
awarded  Teacher
Jan
31
comment Run Python script on startup
Additional to the above comment, have you tried running it manually with /etc/init.d/scripts start?
Jan
31
answered How can I grep in PDF files?
Dec
18
awarded  Autobiographer