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A long time stackoverflower who owes a lot to this site and tries to give back as much as he can. :-)

I am mainly active in the Scala tag, but sometimes also participate in other tags, especially the ones related to programming languages and functional programming.

Check out my about.me page to know more about me.


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Oct
10
comment What Application Indicators are available?
Could you please include a link to the wallpaper you are using? I am sure I have seen it somewhere before but cannot recall where.
Sep
30
comment Recommendation for a dictation software
Okay. Do you have recommendations for commercial tools that feature a graphical front end?
Sep
29
comment Recommendation for a dictation software
IOW, how do I launch the app?
Sep
29
comment Recommendation for a dictation software
I did that already but I cannot find any new installed app in the menu.
Sep
28
comment Recommendation for a dictation software
I cannot figure out how to install this.
Sep
27
comment More helpful network error
Thank you. By any chance, is this information available via the some graphical front end, for users who don't want to do it at terminal? (asking for a friend)
Sep
12
comment Synchronize KMail and KOrganizer with my Google data
Thanks. The third para is scary, and makes me not want to do it.
Sep
11
comment apt-get update not solving the issue
@JorgeCastro, please see the update.
Sep
3
comment wine: can't connect to server
Thanks for the libssl tip. I'll try that.
Sep
3
comment wine: can't connect to server
Will it help if I install wine 1.5? I am currently using 1.4.
Sep
3
comment wine: can't connect to server
I am trying to use Evernote. I don't know what sort of connection it attempts to make.
Sep
3
comment wine: can't connect to server
Thank you for your input. Already tried that (because that's what the first suggestion on google said too), followed by a reboot. It didn't solve the problem for me.
Aug
27
comment How do I install Monodevelop 2.10 or later on 12.04?
:) Thank you again!
Aug
27
comment How do I install Monodevelop 2.10 or later on 12.04?
Thank you sooo much! :) It worked.
Aug
22
comment Automatically mount NTFS drive when I login
Thank you. Your answer helped.
Aug
15
comment dpkg error: “trying to overwrite file, which is also in…”
That worked. Thanks a lot!
Aug
15
comment dpkg error: “trying to overwrite file, which is also in…”
@danjjl, thanks. Taking a look.
Aug
15
comment dpkg error: “trying to overwrite file, which is also in…”
@markkirby, JDK is already installed.
Aug
15
comment dpkg error: “trying to overwrite file, which is also in…”
@markkirby, I have run sudo apt-get update if that is what you are asking.
Aug
15
comment dpkg error: “trying to overwrite file, which is also in…”
@markkirby, what's a ppa? Sorry, novice here.