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I love UNIX/Linux and Systems Administration.


Jul
12
comment Format hard drives w/o live CD
Your question is a little bit unclear, can you provide a little more detail as to what specifically you are trying to do? We can all provide better guidance with more information.
Jul
12
answered Removing newer linux kernel and retain the older one
Jul
12
comment Is there a program/application to manage Android devices?
Your question is not very clear, please enlighten us further and what problem are you trying to solve?
Jul
12
comment Need to change ownership of an External Hard Drive with 3 partitions
Please describe and explain your problem further and what particularly you are trying to do (i.e. what problem you are trying to solve).
Jun
30
answered Can I use a windows drive as '/home' for the ubuntu install?
Jun
18
revised Installing openssh-server on a virtual machine
correct title
Jun
18
comment Testing multiple desktops simultaniously
Benchmarking is an artform in itself....thus this task is not necessarily as "easy" as you might believe to get rational results that really mean something.
Jun
18
suggested suggested edit on Installing openssh-server on a virtual machine
Jun
13
comment Lyx is not working in newly upgraded 14.04 version
contact the developer?
Jun
8
suggested suggested edit on Repartitioning in 14.94 To Add Home Partion
Jun
2
comment How to remove has_journal feature on primary disk
Why disable the fileystem journaling feature?.....Journaling greatly helps ensure the integrity of your filesystem.
May
31
comment btrfs for deduplication and compression at the same time?
I'd not put anything that I am not willing to lose on btrfs at this time....not mature enough.
May
25
answered The fans are noisy
May
14
comment set up windows on a workspace
You have failed to mention which x-window manager system you are using....that might help others provide a specific answer to your question.
May
10
comment Ethernet problem in Ubuntu 14.04
Do you have a dual boot environment? You never did say if your Windows 7 machine functions correctly or not. Have you checked to see if you can ping via IP number? Are you aware of how to setup or Linux network fundamentals?
May
10
comment Recover Windows after reinstalling Ubuntu
Is the disk GPT or fdisk label format?
May
10
comment Is Ubuntu Desktop for Android phone avalable for installation?
I believe that there is an entire SE site devoted to Android specific issues. Suggests that you try there.
May
9
comment How to move a program from a partition to another one?
Hmmm....what advantage do you have moving programming with no security revelent information to an encrypted crypt disk? What is the real problem here?
May
9
comment Swap failure 13.10
How did you "reformat" your partition into a swap partition?
May
8
comment How do I create a cloud?
What is the issue with using Google Drive and the like?