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PhD candidate in Computer Graphics.


Dec
7
awarded  Popular Question
Sep
27
awarded  Notable Question
Jun
20
revised I've lost my backup files
Deleted unnecessary text
Jun
20
suggested suggested edit on I've lost my backup files
Jun
17
comment Nvidia driver install
Are you killing your graphic interface before? Try crt + alt + f1, login, and type sudo lightdm stop before running the installer.
May
30
comment How do I install Ubuntu on /dev/sda and not /dev/sdb?
Yes, that's exactly what I needed!
Apr
30
awarded  Yearling
Mar
13
awarded  Popular Question
Feb
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awarded  Caucus
Jan
2
comment How can I reset my forgotten password in Ubuntu 12.04?
askubuntu.com/questions/24006/…
Dec
29
answered problem installing skype on ubuntu 11.10
Dec
19
comment search on 'open' dialog is out-of-date
uhm... just a guess, but try to run sudo updatedb in a terminal, and then check the search again.
Dec
13
answered Filesystem owner changed by mistake
Dec
7
comment Short-cut for switching to a given directory
crtl + r in a terminal also looks for "partial matches" in previous commands. Really handy as well.
Dec
7
answered Short-cut for switching to a given directory
Oct
25
awarded  Notable Question
Oct
17
comment How can a script detect a user's idle time?
@josinalvo w just gives you the idle time in that particular terminal I think.
Oct
17
answered How can a script detect a user's idle time?
Oct
16
answered Font rendering issue in GTK based applications, (Firefox, GIMP)?
Oct
2
answered How to compile old c++ programs on