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bio website basetable.wordpress.com
location Edinburgh, United Kingdom
age 26
visits member for 11 months
seen Aug 28 at 15:08

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know. - Daniel J Boorstin

On my day job I maintain a large database application for a growing Edinburgh-based travel search company. Every day I learn more about development and administration in the trenches, including how to cope with legacy worst practices and how to benefit from SQL Server best practices.

Studying part-time at Dundee University for an MSc in Business Intelligence.


Jun
22
comment What is the point of CTRL-s?
This helps to explain why nano mumble-mumbles when you press CTRL+S.
Dec
28
comment How to show names of files being compared?
Thanks for the hint, mulaz. 'unified format' was the magic word I had to learn. I added an example in my answer.
Dec
28
answered How to show names of files being compared?
Dec
24
awarded  Student
Dec
24
asked How to show names of files being compared?
Dec
7
comment Why can't I execute shutdown when the permission is rwxr-xr-x?
What does "shutdown is not setuid" mean?
Nov
29
comment Does tail read the whole file?
I don't see how this answers the question. Can you explain what's going on here?
Sep
26
awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
26
awarded  Supporter