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bio website randomsoftware.tumblr.com
location United States
age 32
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My thoughts
Me on launchpad PPA
Evidently one of my mini-apps was useful enough to make it on to Webupd8
Do you use/like that app? Maybe you want to help fund a cryptogram game

Hit my daily rep cap for the first time Nov 22 2010
Just made it to page 3 ons SU on dec 31 in users ranked by rep..
yay....first gold badge. unsung hero

I use various linux distros as my primary OSes of choice(tending to stay away from rpm based).

Moving into using FreeBSD as my primary OS.

--Resume--

Degrees
BS:IT focus Network Security
MS:ISA

Certifications
G2700
Certified Ethical Hacker, CHFI, EDRP
CCNA, CCNA Security, CCIE Candidate(CCIE written now expired, the others are current)
MCITP Enterprise administrator server 2k8/Vista
Network+, Security+, Project+(all lifetime)
CIW Associate, Professional, Javascript, Database
CNSS 4011 recognition

Accomplishments
1st in the state, 6th in the nation networking concepts Phi Beta Lambda leadership conferences (it's like the college version of FBLA)
On the national science olympiad team from my high school
Kenpo - black belt

Experience
7 yrs in small business IT services (varied)
--/Resume--

Favourite quotations:
"A failure to plan on your part does not constitute an emergency on my part" --Unknown
"If debugging is the process of removing bugs, then programming must be the process of putting them in" --Edsger Dijkstra


Sep
21
comment Short talk on Linux
related: askubuntu.com/questions/191046/short-talk-on-linux and chat.stackexchange.com/transcript/message/6226736#6226736
Aug
29
answered Effect of compiling from source on already installed applications
Aug
23
answered How to make LXTerminals open maximized in Lubuntu 11.04?
Jul
15
comment Using X11 as a photo frame
feh for the win. related question on AU about using feh as a slideshow viewer: askubuntu.com/questions/131390/…
Jul
7
revised Where can I find the wireless driver for BCM4311 for OpenIndiana 148?
clarified misleading question and fixed tag
Jul
7
suggested suggested edit on Where can I find the wireless driver for BCM4311 for OpenIndiana 148?
Jun
29
awarded  Autobiographer
Jun
28
revised How to get recordmydesktop to record application's audio on Debian/Squeeze?
added 206 characters in body
Jun
28
answered How to get recordmydesktop to record application's audio on Debian/Squeeze?
Jun
26
revised What are the commands to logout and shutdown with a session manager?
Removed ubuntu tag. I see nothing specific to Ubuntu in this question. The question was getting close-votes on AU...which is why I think it is posted here.
Jun
26
suggested suggested edit on What are the commands to logout and shutdown with a session manager?
Jun
12
comment Unable to login due to invalid screen resolution
do you mean 12.04 LTS or Quantal alpha?
Jun
11
comment Partitioning scheme for a virtual machine host
Isn't this a little subjective for the Q&A format?
Jun
10
awarded  Organizer
Jun
10
revised Lowres application icon on window switching (alt-tab)
Mint with Cinnamon is not Ubuntu. Suggested removal of the Ubuntu tag
Jun
10
suggested suggested edit on Lowres application icon on window switching (alt-tab)
Jun
6
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Jun
6
comment What is the difference between Unix and Linux?
This was answered very thoroughly here: unix.stackexchange.com/questions/4091/is-linux-a-unix
May
20
comment Adding a second user to a system group?
If @UlrichDangel nailed it, then it just means you have to chown -R the folder in question. Not something worth scrapping an install over unless I'm really off-base in what your problem is
May
20
comment Adding a second user to a system group?
Try using the group name as opposed to the group number