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Software Engineer, Trekker, Amateur Astronomer

Creator of SkEye, a planetarium for Android.

On GitHub.


Tools of the trade: Scala, jQuery, Vim


Jan
20
answered How do I remap certain keys?
Jan
18
revised How do I remap certain keys?
Configure xv to only show keyboard events
Jan
18
suggested suggested edit on How do I remap certain keys?
Dec
7
suggested suggested edit on How do I get AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics drivers to work?
Dec
7
comment How do I get AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics drivers to work?
It works for me too!
Nov
6
revised Eclipse menus are cut off or don't show
Corrected Grammar
Nov
6
suggested suggested edit on Eclipse menus are cut off or don't show
Nov
4
revised Eclipse menus are cut off or don't show
Corrected Grammar
Nov
4
suggested suggested edit on Eclipse menus are cut off or don't show
Oct
8
comment Limit the parallelisation of Upstart?
Yes, I did skim through the cookbook. What I need is a system-wide setting which throttles the parallel execution of all tasks. Right now, my hard disk is saturated during startup, which I believe is due to a large number of tasks getting spawned simultaneously.
Oct
8
comment Limit the parallelisation of Upstart?
@RamchandraApte Not sure what you mean. I don't know an answer yet.
Oct
8
revised Limit the parallelisation of Upstart?
added 332 characters in body
Oct
8
asked Limit the parallelisation of Upstart?
Oct
5
comment how to increase maximum open files for memcached service
Did you figure it out eventually? Also did you check the limit for other processes?
Sep
14
answered How can I recover the COMPIZ COLOR FILTER PLUGIN in ubuntu 12.10?
Aug
8
comment How do I get AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics drivers to work?
As of August 2013, I see new versions xserver-xorg-video-intel and Catalyst Beta 13.8. Anyone tried them yet? support.amd.com/us/kbarticles/Pages/…
Jul
8
comment Is ubuntu-geoip (GeoClue) used for tracking?
A less FUD and more info thread: ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2144464
Jun
28
comment 5-hour Battery Backup in Windows 8; but 2-hour Backup in Ubuntu
@abhivij You can boot from a live CD, mount the messed up filesystem, clear the mess and reboot. No need to reinstall.
Jun
20
awarded  Tumbleweed
Jun
13
asked Can a program started by another user play sounds when I am logged in?