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Apr
2
asked Is there a drawback when using a chroot in high performance computing?
Apr
2
comment What is an effective method for installing up-to-date software on an out-dated production machine?
no, because I want to use it for high performance calculations (using MPI etc).
Apr
2
comment What is an effective method for installing up-to-date software on an out-dated production machine?
Yes just for me. I'm currently using ./configure --prefix ...; make; make install but I'm looking for a way that simplifies the dependency resolution.
Apr
2
comment What is an effective method for installing up-to-date software on an out-dated production machine?
thanks for this answer. I'm not familiar with CentOS that much. Can I install (in other than /) using yum and the packages from a web repository? thanks
Apr
2
asked What is an effective method for installing up-to-date software on an out-dated production machine?
Feb
10
answered Converting multiple image files from JPEG to PDF format
Jan
31
comment How can I retain the console input in mplayer when reading from stdin?
thanks for the links, these are interesting pieces of software.
Jan
31
awarded  Commentator
Jan
31
comment How can I retain the console input in mplayer when reading from stdin?
wow, this works! I don't fully understand what's going on, though.
Jan
31
accepted How can I retain the console input in mplayer when reading from stdin?
Jan
30
asked How can I retain the console input in mplayer when reading from stdin?
Jan
15
accepted Why are there no -dev packages in Arch Linux?
Jan
13
comment Why are there no -dev packages in Arch Linux?
Hello thanks for your answer. I think you are right, because I noticed on Arch Linux I can compile packages right away (no need to install -dev packages). Could you include one reference?
Jan
12
asked Why are there no -dev packages in Arch Linux?
Jan
11
accepted Changing the UID of files in /proc
Jan
10
comment Changing the UID of files in /proc
excellent info about /proc. I didn't realize these were process IDs. So that means it is pointless to change the uid.
Jan
10
asked Changing the UID of files in /proc
Aug
15
awarded  Excavator
Jun
10
comment Remote for-loop over SSH
look also at GNU Parallel's --sshlogin option.
Jun
10
comment Use convert to grab a specific page from a PDF file?
I was about to recommend pdftk as well. You will want to use it.