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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.


Feb
2
comment How to make VLC play an iso file directly?
Does MPlayer even support menus?
Feb
2
comment How to make VLC play an iso file directly?
@asoundmove The path contains normal characters; I updated the answer.
Feb
1
comment Configure Atheros AR9285 wireless in Gentoo
I'm aware of the anchor. The point is, what were your initial settings? Did you lose them?
Feb
1
comment Configure Atheros AR9285 wireless in Gentoo
I'm interested only in the ones you changed --> "when I set this and that option to that and this, the problem got fixed". Don't make me read the whole thread :)
Jan
31
comment Am getting a blank screen during installation stage of Arch Linux
I get the same, except that at least I don't get a blank screen. That last line remains at [BUSY].
Jan
31
asked How do I ensure that a terminal remains scrollable?
Jan
31
asked Am getting a blank screen during installation stage of Arch Linux
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?
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Jan
31
revised the slash (/) after a directory name on shell commands
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Jan
29
revised DPMS does not work: the monitor is not switched off
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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
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