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I'm a software engineer currently working on web application development.

Most significant skills: Ruby, Rails, Java, C++, JavaScript, UNIX/Linux.

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Nov
11
comment After installing nginx with Passenger support in '/opt', why won't it start from 'init.d'?
Good advice. Note: the URL of the init file has permanently moved to https://www.linode.com/docs/assets/660-init-deb.sh.
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Jul
28
comment constant buzzing noise from speaker when headphones are plugged in Ubuntu 13.04
@VictorSergienko That worked for me. Why not submit it as an answer? I'll vote for it.
Feb
19
comment Difference between emacs24 and emacs24-lucid
The package description could certainly explain this better.
Feb
18
comment A lot of `gtk-warnings` in terminal. Is this serious?
"Deprecated", not "depreciated".
Sep
9
comment Force apt to remove all emacs*
I don't think you've gone too far at all. Go on, tell it like it is!
Sep
9
awarded  Editor
Sep
9
revised Broken emacs installation
fixed a typo, and had to edit grammar, too, in order to reach the minimum edit limit of 6 characters
Sep
9
suggested approved edit on Broken emacs installation
Sep
4
awarded  Critic
Jun
4
comment How to grep for tabs without using literal tabs and why does \t not work?
Indeed, I suggest that @enzotib edit the answer to be simply grep $'\t'.
Oct
3
comment Failed to open home directory
I also get run into this bug a couple of times a year. The umount didn't work for me; all that happens is that on restarting Thunar, the error is gone, but my home directory looks empty. Added on edit: I opened a new Thunar window, going directly to a subdirectory of my home directory, which was visible. Then up to the home directory, which was now visible. So the umount did work, but not immediately. Strange.
Sep
25
comment How to change tooltip background color in Unity?
It was actually enough to follow jgreen's answer and change only one line in one file.
Sep
6
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Apr
15
answered GRUB menu empty
Mar
31
comment How to fix fonts in Google Earth 6?
Well, the person who asked the question did say that they had lsb-core and ttf-mscorefonts-installer already installed, and that obviously didn't help with the problem.
Mar
31
awarded  Supporter
Mar
26
awarded  Teacher
Mar
26
awarded  Organizer
Mar
26
revised How to fix fonts in Google Earth 6?
forget my previous edit: I added the link to the wrong problem