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I do software development for a living and as a hobby (examples). My favorite language is Rust, though most of my experience is with Python. My OS of choice is Debian.


Feb
10
comment cdrdao is installed, but Brasero doesn't think so
So, it can't proceed to the disc-burning stage?
Feb
10
revised I can't adjust screen brightness of my laptop anymore
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Feb
10
revised I can't adjust screen brightness of my laptop anymore
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Feb
10
revised I can't adjust screen brightness of my laptop anymore
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Feb
10
asked I can't adjust screen brightness of my laptop anymore
Feb
10
revised Am getting a blank screen during installation stage of Arch Linux
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Feb
10
revised How do I ensure that a terminal remains scrollable?
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Feb
10
revised What is making my cursor 'randomly' disappear when using gnome-teminal?
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Feb
10
revised Strange messages on (un)installation
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Feb
10
accepted Is there a tool that can monitor bandwidth usage of a single process?
Feb
9
revised Open a command line window in GNOME Desktop
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Feb
9
revised Can We Have Different Wallpapers For Each Workspace under Gnome?
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Feb
9
comment What's causing VirtualBox OSE to hang my machine?
@aki I doubt it, although it's easily available, more easy than on either Debian or Fedora (i.e. a single click).
Feb
9
comment Why is the temporary system needed to build a Linux from Scratch?
The book is available for gratis on the web.
Feb
8
comment What is yum equivalent of 'apt-get update'?
I don't understand the first sentence. Can you rephrase maybe?
Feb
8
comment What's causing VirtualBox OSE to hang my machine?
@thomas what is that?
Feb
7
comment Executing a shared library
Seems a topic for Stack Overflow.
Feb
7
asked How to get history search to start afresh?
Feb
7
comment How to search the whole of bash history without needing to go forwards and backwards?
@mik That's quite a bit to type :(
Feb
7
revised How to search the whole of bash history without needing to go forwards and backwards?
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