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“Well!... That takes the biscuit!”

Joyce, James. The Dubliners

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Kyte, Thomas.


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revised Installing multiple versions of MySQL on Oracle Linux
edited body; edited title
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comment Unexpected behavior from an “os.system”call in Python
Are you sure your code is running in the same directory? How is that sample file created when you run your script versus when you run the command manually?
1d
revised Unexpected behavior from an “os.system”call in Python
added 38 characters in body; edited title
Apr
13
reviewed Reject suggested edit on How to edit /etc/hosts without sudo?
Apr
12
comment How can I make my .bashrc call to shopt -s autocd depend on the bash version?
Switching on uname -s might be enough.
Apr
8
awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
8
comment Shrink/reduce non-lvm disk file system
For that to work at all you would need to shrink the filesystem first. Shrinking the device before the filesystem would most probably bork it.
Apr
2
comment What is `plan` for users?
"Where can I find out more about this - ?" man finger.
Mar
29
comment Getting more output from NetCat
Why can't you use SSH? Or rsh or telnet for that matter? Trying to reproduce their functionality is going to be a lot of work.
Mar
28
comment I want to run Linux ISO from windows
@ray: while qemu and VirtualBox do the same sort of thing, they're completely different products. Just because one of them bugs out on your system doesn't mean the other will.
Mar
26
comment Why do ls and hexdump disagree about my file size?
hexdump isn't a tool to measure file sizes. Look at the man page, you'll see "zero-filled" in most of the output format descriptions.
Mar
26
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
26
revised Paradox about a-z vs A-Z
added 156 characters in body
Mar
25
reviewed Approve suggested edit on rpm tag wiki
Mar
25
reviewed Approve suggested edit on rpm tag wiki excerpt
Mar
22
revised Your system isn't configured to run KVM properly
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Mar
21
reviewed Edit Adding timestamp before each STDOUT line inside perlscript
Mar
21
revised Adding timestamp before each STDOUT line inside perlscript
added 8 characters in body
Mar
21
reviewed Reject suggested edit on openbox tag wiki excerpt
Mar
21
reviewed Approve suggested edit on openbox tag wiki