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I'm an entrepreneur and computer engineering student at the University of Ottawa.

My interests include natural language processing, artificial intelligence, low-level operating system design, web development and design, board games, horror movies.

Feel free to contact me about anything, I love chatting about tech stuff. You can find my email, along with the occasional tech post, on my blog (generously hosted by Github).

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reviewed Approve suggested edit on I may or may not have broken grub during a sudo apt-get upgrade
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revised Indirection on a Bash array
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Result of diff two files with switched lines says missing the same line twice
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comment Packages still not found even after apt-get update
Are your repos set up correctly? It might make sense to still post the logs in the event someone sees something they recognize.
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on What does a dot after the file permission bits mean?
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comment How to find out why my cron didn't run?
@steeldriver yup that looks like it may be my issue. I'll give it a try, thanks.
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comment How to find out why my cron didn't run?
@MichaelHomer that makes sense actually. Tonight I'm going to try dumping this line into a separate file instead. I don't think it was a copy paste problem so this seems like the most probably cause.
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Installed Centos 7 after Windows and can't boot into Centos
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asked How to find out why my cron didn't run?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on alternative to nslookup in rhel7?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on emacs: in terminal selected string gets lost on ctrl-k
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