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Jan
13
comment 100.0%sy with poor disk performance
@Patrick: suggest you go do some background reading
Jan
11
comment emacs syntax highlighting fails on my SSH client
What is the value for $TERM in both?
Jan
11
answered 100.0%sy with poor disk performance
Jan
8
answered Simplest way to password protect a directory and its contents without having to create new files?
Dec
23
comment Setting up Apache 2 Local Development Environment & Permissions
So all your scripts / content is writeable by the webserver uid?
Dec
23
answered Setting up Apache 2 Local Development Environment & Permissions
Dec
19
answered Book on how Linux works from an administrator's point of view?
Dec
13
comment full access to remote computer without remote static IP
Last time I looked in depth at this support for tunnel varied a bit - maybe I'm a bit out of date. Regarding performance, I'd found only about a 10% overhead using ppp over SSL with no measurable jitter - although you do need to tune the MTU
Dec
13
comment Is there a yum or apt-get like system on Solaris?
@alanc: Thanks (Solaris skills a bit rusty here).
Dec
12
comment Is there a yum or apt-get like system on Solaris?
ISR that pkg does not do any dependency management?
Dec
12
answered full access to remote computer without remote static IP
Dec
7
answered Make Software raid of kernel use dedicated core of cpu
Dec
5
answered How do I permanently mount a separate partition as folder in a separate home partition?
Dec
1
answered I want to use a bluetooth keyboard during initram
Nov
30
comment 'mysql' user and group creation, ownership settings
@Mellon: the DBMS will attempt to create the files in the locations configured for it.
Nov
30
comment 'mysql' user and group creation, ownership settings
@Hanan N.: typically most installers will do this at the same time as creating the users (i.e. when they're running as root). But /data/tmp is NOT a default path for any mysql data files - if you change the paths after installation, then you need to make suer that the new locations are accessible.
Nov
30
comment 'mysql' user and group creation, ownership settings
...and 1.) because otherwise the DBMS won't be able to read/write the data
Nov
28
comment How to share files between Linux and Windows?
Or use an NFS client on the MSWindows box
Nov
24
answered advance strategy to interrupt a linux application that has “hung” and made X desktop unresponsive
Nov
24
answered How do you set the path in a non-shell environment (KDE)?