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bio website tshepang.net
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I do software development for a living and as a hobby (examples). My favorite language (and ecosystem) is Python, and my OS of choice is Debian.


Jan
31
comment How do I check what 'normal' users are there on the system?
Another reason it's not reliable is that you may remove a user without removing their home directory.
Jan
31
asked How do I check what 'normal' users are there on the system?
Jan
31
revised 31 Debian CDs — Why? and which do I need for a vanilla desktop install?
rm unneeded Unity note; improve formatting
Jan
31
revised When do you use brace expansion?
deleted 15 characters in body; deleted 15 characters in body
Jan
31
revised the slash (/) after a directory name on shell commands
added 1 characters in body
Jan
29
revised DPMS does not work: the monitor is not switched off
deleted 5 characters in body
Jan
29
revised Cannot add ubuntu to the suse grub
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Jan
29
comment installing ffmpeg-php on centos
Curiously, did you do all of that as root? I say that because # normally implies that the command is ran as root.
Jan
29
revised installing ffmpeg-php on centos
grammar; formatting; deleted 15 characters in body
Jan
29
revised Ubuntu won't Hibernate
grammar; formatting
Jan
29
comment How to make VLC play an iso file directly?
It's extra work.
Jan
29
revised How do I associate applications with KDE Activities?
this isn't a generic activity, but a special concept
Jan
29
revised Filesystem type is ext2fs, partition type 0x83
added 22 characters in body
Jan
29
comment wireless networking
Did this help?
Jan
29
revised GRUB on USB Drive — adding OSes
formatting
Jan
29
revised How to upgrade PHP to 5.3 on Debian 5.0 (Lenny)?
edited title
Jan
29
revised What customizations have you done on your shell profile to increase productivity?
deleted 1 characters in body; edited tags; edited title
Jan
29
comment Inconsistency in behavior of 'rm' when a mounted volume is involved?
my rm is the same version as yours
Jan
29
comment How do I associate applications with KDE Activities?
A bit more clarity would help. What is a KDE activity?
Jan
29
revised Distributed package repository for Linux?
merciless editing; added 12 characters in body