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bio website systemajik.com
location Gatineau, Canada
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I have over 30 years experience in all phases of software development and delivery. I have administered a variety of midrange servers, and worked with systems from PCs to Mainframes.

Nov
27
comment Does Android really use the same kernel as Linux?
On Linux/UNIX platforms the desktop is a set of applications that use the kernel services. This make it easy to add, swap, or remove desktops. Servers often replace the desktop with a terminal shell.
Nov
26
revised Using rsync + cron to sync a machine behind a firewall with my dropbox
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Nov
26
revised Using rsync + cron to sync a machine behind a firewall with my dropbox
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Nov
25
comment Using rsync + cron to sync a machine behind a firewall with my dropbox
I'm using it, and there isn't much left to be done on it. I would only expect bug fixes or platform additions. But I it covers all the platforms I would need.
Nov
25
answered Using rsync + cron to sync a machine behind a firewall with my dropbox
Nov
17
answered What's the difference between /sbin/nologin and /bin/false
Nov
13
revised Unix (Ubuntu Server): $PYTHONPATH resets to blank when I reboot
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Nov
13
answered Unix (Ubuntu Server): $PYTHONPATH resets to blank when I reboot
Nov
13
comment How to set CST timezone w/o daylight period?
See my edit, and look at the Wikipedia article on the timezone. Regina is significantly far from the border with Manitoba.
Nov
13
revised How to set CST timezone w/o daylight period?
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Nov
13
answered How to set CST timezone w/o daylight period?
Nov
11
answered How I can know the IP address of other users logged at the same remote machine?
Nov
11
answered Why is exim4 listening on port 25?
Nov
8
answered How to configure Linux to use DHCP or static IP depending on presence/absence of DHCP server?
Nov
7
answered Get client hostnames from DHCP
Nov
1
revised I need to transfer a very large folder over FTP, without creating a file first
Add ftp option.
Nov
1
answered I need to transfer a very large folder over FTP, without creating a file first
Oct
30
answered How to deny rdesktop access to others?
Oct
22
answered Seem to be having a problem with RealVNC with centos can't input username
Oct
22
revised Do I need a desktop to run a GUI?
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