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A coder slowly learning the finer points of various things.


Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Aug
25
comment How to compare two files
@Pandya I feel very wholeheartedly that the screen shot adds to the quality of the answer.
Aug
1
awarded  Yearling
Aug
1
answered How to rename a user safely?
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Jun
20
comment How do I see which ports are open?
You're a freaking genius.
May
24
answered Wireless mouse not working
May
2
comment How can I add a new user as sudoer using the command line?
Thanks! You're very smart. Thanks for answering! Helpful.
Apr
15
awarded  Popular Question
Apr
3
comment How can I see a folder and a subfolder in the same window?
That's lame because you have to add a repository, which is a security risk.
Mar
28
comment How can I turn off swap permanently?
I love changing swappines, and I've not done in years. Thanks for the reminder. sudo upvote turdon!
Feb
1
comment How to format a USB or external drive?
Thanks! I appreciate the helpful answer.
Sep
16
comment In awesome desktop, is there some animation available e.g. slide when transition to next workspace?
No, there isn't.
Apr
2
awarded  Popular Question
Feb
15
awarded  Caucus
Feb
15
awarded  Constituent
Feb
13
comment My home partition slowly fills up until the system is unable to complete even simple tasks
I don't have VNC Server installed but thanks for the answer.
Dec
10
comment I get scrambled screen when Ubuntu 12.10 strts up or when I start Dash home
I've had this same issue for years. I have never managed to resolve it. The funny thing is that when you boot from the live cd, it works fine. This leads me to believe that the driver in use is causing the problem.
Jul
10
comment Clone internal HDD to new SSD
Would it be easier to just reinstall ubuntu to the new drive?
Jul
3
revised My home partition slowly fills up until the system is unable to complete even simple tasks
formatting