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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
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comment What program can I use to get copier/fax functionality from separate scanner and printer?
In here, we prefer more than just links to pages. A little bit of a summary/explanation will help.
Feb
3
comment How to search for official RHEL packages
Regarding the pbone search, are the results I get for official RHEL packages, or simply packages built for RHEL?
Feb
3
comment How to search for official RHEL packages
So, there is no way to do this without having that ID?
Feb
3
revised How to search for official RHEL packages
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Feb
3
comment How do I learn what I can do with /proc and /sys
Nice article. BTW, we prefer a small summary/explanation of whatever you link to, beyond just the title. That is, we need to know beforehand what you are asking us to visit.
Feb
3
asked How to search for official RHEL packages
Feb
3
comment Getting information on a machine's hardware in Linux
@jll It's tagged [linux], so I suppose...
Feb
3
revised Getting information on a machine's hardware in Linux
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Feb
3
revised How to make VLC play an iso file directly?
edited title
Feb
3
accepted How do I check what 'normal' users are there on the system?
Feb
3
accepted How to find out which (not installed) package a file belongs to?
Feb
3
accepted How does Linux kernel compare to microkernel architectures?
Feb
3
comment Can I identify my RAM without shutting down linux?
Are you sure it's not available everywhere? Which have you found lacking?
Feb
3
asked A page documenting usage of various package managers
Feb
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answered Can I identify my RAM without shutting down linux?
Feb
3
revised How do major package managers differ?
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Feb
3
accepted How to check available package versions in rpm systems?
Feb
3
revised I added a user to a group, but group permissions on files still have no effect
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Feb
3
accepted Why would anyone not set 'histappend' in bash?
Feb
3
accepted How to force 'yum search' to use local metadata/cache?