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Just another Linux, Python & Perl hacker


Apr
7
answered Remember a half-typed command while I check something
Apr
6
answered Linux: allowing an user to listen to a port below 1024
Apr
5
comment How do I send stdin to the clipboard?
works for me on gnome-terminal in ubuntu 10.04 using the xsel in the repo (paste with middle button)
Apr
5
answered How do I send stdin to the clipboard?
Apr
2
comment Script to list only files of type ASCII text in the current directory?
+1 for the +, I never knew that
Mar
30
comment How do you change the root password on Debian?
Did you ask this to get self-rep... it's on the first page of google results!
Mar
28
comment Configuring cron.hourly
Are you sure crond is running?
Mar
24
comment Name resolution issues in Ubuntu 10.04
in that case your local dns resolution is completely hosed - I suggest you start testing with ping & dig
Mar
24
answered Name resolution issues in Ubuntu 10.04
Mar
17
comment Name resolution issues in Ubuntu 10.04
What are the contents of /etc/nsswitch.conf & /etc/resolv.conf ?
Mar
14
awarded  Supporter
Mar
12
answered Centos or Scientific Linux
Mar
11
comment How to get files downloaded by yum?
If you want to share rpms, another way to do it might be to use a local proxy (like squid) and set it to cache rpm's aggressively. Then set yum up on your multiple machines to use that proxy.
Mar
10
answered How to get files downloaded by yum?
Mar
9
answered How to view and change kernel memory size?
Mar
7
answered Looking at logs from bottom upwards
Mar
1
awarded  Teacher
Mar
1
comment Converting html table into ncurses-like ascii table?
Yes, the version I tested with was actually links2
Mar
1
answered Converting html table into ncurses-like ascii table?
Mar
1
answered How can I avoid “Run fsck manually” messages while allowing experimenting with system time changes?