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Physicist.


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awarded  Notable Question
Apr
18
comment How to determine the filesystem of an unmounted device?
@F.Hauri Good point, I didn't know about <(...) back then though. And of course the blkid -i value -s TYPE $DEV is even better...
Mar
3
comment How to avoid emerge recalculating dependencies after adding required keywords/uses?
Sure, the point is I'd like to have emerge do all that in one step, i.e. do the --autounmask-write, the etc-update and then directly use the cached dependencies without ever returning to the prompt. Of course a parallel sync should indeed be blocked for that...
Feb
27
asked How to avoid emerge recalculating dependencies after adding required keywords/uses?
Feb
24
asked How to prepare a headless machine?
Feb
24
answered How to prepare a headless machine?
Feb
22
accepted Does Linux still have to reside within the first XX cylinders of a HDD?
Feb
22
comment Does Linux still have to reside within the first XX cylinders of a HDD?
I see, thanks! It's really been a while since I bothered with this then...
Feb
22
asked Does Linux still have to reside within the first XX cylinders of a HDD?
Feb
19
revised How to properly use Gentoo Linux as a supplement to an existing distribution?
ouch...
Feb
2
awarded  Famous Question
Jan
28
awarded  Custodian
Jan
28
reviewed Reject suggested edit on scp without replacing existing files in the destination
Jan
24
comment How to `tee` dropping all CR lines only in the file but not stdout?
side note: mingw/msys don't support process substitution and /dev/stderr doesn't exist either. At least /dev/stdout can be replaced by CON
Jan
2
awarded  Notable Question
Dec
27
awarded  Notable Question
Nov
25
accepted How to manipulate all parameters of a shell script at once?
Nov
25
comment How to differ between build-dependencies and usage-dependencies?
@Tim Hm, this sounds like a slight flaw in the system - when packaging binaries, they clearly shouldn't have to require the build-dependencies...
Nov
25
comment How to differ between build-dependencies and usage-dependencies?
Well, exactly, and therefore my question is how to figure out which dependencies are build-only dependencies...
Nov
25
asked How to differ between build-dependencies and usage-dependencies?