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bio website randomsoftware.tumblr.com
location United States
age 32
visits member for 3 years, 8 months
seen 14 hours ago

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


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
Apr
21
comment About to replace windows with Ubuntu 11.10. Will this cause any problems?
There are migration scripts available on the ubuntu wiki that work.
Apr
20
answered Guake throws an error on startup
Apr
18
comment FreeNAS grub2 booting ISO
Just for the record, I'm working on a MultiIso Bootable GUI and FreeNAS will be in the list of supported targets(only for USB, some of the others will allow multi-iso isos).
Apr
15
comment Install Backtrack 5 r2 into running LUKS setup installed with ubuntu
Fully tested, they're both booting. Still need some tweaks in /boot/grub.cfg though.
Apr
15
revised Install Backtrack 5 r2 into running LUKS setup installed with ubuntu
added the fix for the drop to initramfs busybox
Apr
15
revised Install Backtrack 5 r2 into running LUKS setup installed with ubuntu
added 463 characters in body
Apr
15
revised Install Backtrack 5 r2 into running LUKS setup installed with ubuntu
deleted 31 characters in body
Apr
15
comment Process not working when executed in background inside shell script
okay, does stock qemu work?
Apr
15
revised Install Backtrack 5 r2 into running LUKS setup installed with ubuntu
added pictures in a couple places, a couple more typos, and removed the testing stopped here bit
Apr
15
comment Process not working when executed in background inside shell script
the application name would help
Apr
15
revised Install Backtrack 5 r2 into running LUKS setup installed with ubuntu
added some swap enabling steps to speed up the BT install
Apr
15
revised Install Backtrack 5 r2 into running LUKS setup installed with ubuntu
corrected typos