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data + science + storytelling + languages

@philshem

It's been said that I'm "the type of person to buy technology, break it, semi-fix it, and sell it for more money."

"I have no fear of virus on my Linux system. I am the only real threat: I usually fix it until it's broken." (user Pitto)


Nov
3
awarded  Yearling
Oct
13
comment Dual-Boot Unbuntu with Windows 8 on yoga 2 pro
This site is for Ubuntu. Please repost this question at askunbuntu.com.
Oct
7
comment How can I associate .py files to “wine python.exe” and R-click > “Edit with IDLE” on ubuntu 14.04?
Can I ask why ?
Aug
17
comment How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader?
Evince is great but unfortunately there are some PDFs that are designed for Adobe Reader and won't work with another tool. i.e. bsaefiling1.fincen.treas.gov/…
Aug
17
comment How do I install Adobe Acrobat Reader?
Some PDFs must be viewed with Adobe Reader, unfortunately... bsaefiling1.fincen.treas.gov/…
Aug
14
comment How do I uncompress a tarball that uses .xz?
this worked for me, where tar xf did not. ubuntu 12.04
Aug
5
revised Can I use a Bash variable in a sed command?
formatted the code
Aug
5
suggested suggested edit on Can I use a Bash variable in a sed command?
Aug
4
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
20
comment VirtualBox and mounting Windows Drive
virtualbox.org/manual/ch01.html#gui-createvm
Jun
13
awarded  Fanatic
Jun
10
revised I can't find Windows after installing Ubuntu 14.04
cleaning up the grammar, etc
Jun
10
suggested suggested edit on I can't find Windows after installing Ubuntu 14.04
Jun
4
reviewed Reviewed Sudo apt-get update problem 12.04
May
26
awarded  Suffrage
May
21
comment Displaying two subtitle tracks simultaneously
+1 for open source and GPL
May
21
comment How to repair /etc/apt folder
did you try to create a new /etc/apt as root and then run 'sudo apt-get update' ?
May
6
reviewed Reviewed Issue with Broadcom 4313 under Ubuntu 13.10
May
6
comment Issue with Broadcom 4313 under Ubuntu 13.10
thanks for coming back and answering your own question!
May
6
reviewed Reviewed how do I change the date/time format in the top panel in Ubuntu 14.04