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Greetings! I'm a professional software developer and geek born in the home computer age, living in Germany, who has a lovely daughter with my Japanese wife.


Sep
25
comment VI Editor in Ubuntu 12.4.2 (LTS)
The download links are at the bottom of the linked page; you can choose between 32-/64-bit versions. The will get you a *.deb file which you can then install with dpkg -i *.deb.
Sep
25
comment VI Editor in Ubuntu 12.4.2 (LTS)
Are you uncomfortable with modal editing in general? Type vimtutor to get an introduction. Or try a more straightforward editor like nano.
Sep
25
comment VI Editor in Ubuntu 12.4.2 (LTS)
Also, your question is more about your Ubuntu system environment, not about programming, so it's better addressed at SuperUser.
Sep
25
comment VI Editor in Ubuntu 12.4.2 (LTS)
The vi command that ships with Ubuntu is the tiny version of Vim. What "problem" do you have with it?
Jul
30
comment Unable to restart Apache, getting error: apache2: bad user name ${APACHE_RUN_USER}
The first block can probably keep referencing the environment variables; the crucial step is defining them in /etc/apache2/envvars!
Sep
17
comment How do I install an application by DEB file for a single user only?
Projects based on autoconf may allow to set a custom install dir via ./configure --prefix=$HOME/local.
Jun
21
comment Conky dropping shadow when invoked at startup
FYI: I use Ubuntu 12.04 with the "GNOME Classic" desktop. There is no process gtk-window-deco, so I use the static delay.