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How to do full version control on OneDrive (with git?)

I'm using OneDrive to store all sorts of files (not just Office files). Unfortunately, versioning isn't supported except for Office files. I'd like to do this manually, with git or svn or anything ...
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What is the difference between two different versions of VLC nightly builds?

This will soon be deprecated as far as the specific version numbers are concerned, but the general idea maybe will not: While the stable build of VLC is at a certain point 2.1.5, there is a VLC ...
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Has there ever been software that has been perfect first time round? [closed]

I was debating whether or no it is best to release software and then get feedback and then do updated versions (1.1, 1.0.1 etc.) or work and work so there only has to be version 1. Then I thought, ...
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Where to download all stable versions of Chrome reliably and run side-by-side?

Where can I download all stable versions of Chrome reliably? Versions, not channels, stable not developer/beta releases. Reliable sources may not redirect to Google's channel download page and ...
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Can I get the OSX's Animal name from the Terminal , instead of just the Version?

Other questions have discussed how to get the numeric name of the current OSX version, ie with "sw_vers -productVersion". However, I know of no way to get the animal word name, like Lion, Mavericks, ...
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Which Windows 8.1 edition am I running

There are several editions of Windows 8.1: Enterprise, Pro etc. I wan't to make sure, I am running correct edition. When I go to PC info, I see Edition: Windows 8.1. How can I figure out which ...
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Why has Ubuntu minor version number 04 or 10 only?

Why if an Ubuntu with a new major version is to be released the minor version is automatically 04 (and 10) for updates?
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Determine Effective Security Version when faced with Backpatching?

The Heartbleed bug has a lot of people asking how to check the version of an installed package. I'm included since I have not discovered a way. Unfortunately, backpatching has made version checking ...
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How to change the version of Chrome?

I am using a specific Chrome build that I prefer over the latest build. Whenever I log into outlook.com now I am getting a "please update your browser to the latest version" message I have to click ...
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hamachi installed the [0k] and # Hamachi Help command and get this error

hamachi installed the [0k] and # Hamachi Help command and get this error rot@Reinan logmein-hamachi-2.1.0.119-x64]# ./install.sh Copying files into /opt/logmein-hamachi .. Creating LogMeIn Hamachi ...
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How to ensure version 5.5.* for mysql with puppet?

How can i ensure that the latest patch version of 5.5 will be installed by the yum installer under CentOS? class { '::mysql::server': package_ensure => '5.5.*' }
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How do you handle patch versions with puppet?

We use vagrant with puppet. Now there is a question about setting the version of different applications. How specific do you ensure versions with puppet? For example mysql: Do you ensure to have ...
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Detect exact version of IntelliJ from text-only directory structure

I'm going through setting up a computer and wanted to see the exact version of IntelliJ I had on another Ubuntu computer that is in text-only mode i.e. I can only navigate the folder structure and run ...
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Why does FireFox portable come with two Firefoxes and what is the difference?

As discovered in this question Firefox Portable edition (downloaded from here) contains two Firefoxes. One is FirefoxPortable\FirefoxPortable.exe and is 211KB, and the other is ...
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What file(s) does OS X store its version number in?

I've seen it before, but after a few minutes of Googling I'm coming up empty -- does anyone know/remember what file OS X stores its version number in? I'm trying to figure out the version of OS X on ...
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Find out library version

I want to find out what version of a C library is installed in my system (Ubuntu 12.04). In particular, I'm interested in libnuma. What is the proper way to do it? cd /usr/lib ls -l libnuma* ...
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Checking what PHP version I'm running on Debian?

I'm running Debian 6 and I need to know what version of PHP I'm running, is there a command for this which I can run? I tried "php -i" and "php -v" from a previous question.. ...
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change a software version through registry editor

i was wondering that can we change the version of a software through registry editor or something like that. i actually installed a game (need for speed) that was asking for a particular driver ...
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Am I running Windows 8 or 8.1?

Is there a sure way to check whether I am running Windows 8 or 8.1? When I right-click on Computer and select "Properties", I see "Windows 8 Pro" in the "Windows edition" section - but I don't know ...
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Text processor - How to recover a week ago version of a file? desperate

I am very desperate. I was producing a monograph and today when I went to index it I find that many sections got delete. I wrote those about a week ago. Please suggest a way to find a version of the ...
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How to manually check Ubuntu version? (e.g. from hard drive)

There is a fast way to check ubuntu version of the system: $ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 11.10 Release: 11.10 Codename: ...
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How to manually install software without breaking APT?

I need automake-1.12.2, however, the most recent automake in my apt-get is 1.11.x. I have downloaded and compiled the latest automake. How do I install it without breaking the current installation ...
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How to use VCS solutions, like SVN or git, to label the version of particular files?

so I'm starting to use version control systems (VCS) to keep track of my growing piles of code, and am experimenting with SVN and git. The very basic commands are very similar, so I'll just use SVN as ...
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How can I determine what version of Windows in the windows.old folder?

I would like to know if there are any files or directory structures that will tell me what was the previous version of Windows that created the windows.old folder.
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How can I manage interdependencies in a software test environment?

We've got a large and complex test environment in which various product groups test their software before rolling out a new release. One of the challenges to this process is that different product ...
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How to set the Java version

I'm using fedora, and I manually installed java in /usr/java/jdk1.6.0_45/jre, using command "rpm". While there is a default java version in /usr/lib/jvm/jre-1.7.0-openjdk.x86_64/bin/java. If I type ...
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Ubuntu issues with $BASH_VERSION and new user

I'm logging into my new Ubuntu VPS via SSH from a terminal in Ubuntu desktop. I have created a new user adam, which I've added to the sudo group, so I don't have to log in as root all the time. When I ...
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get driver version via command line Windows

Is there a possibility to get the installed driver VERSION via command line on a Windows 7 system. I've already tried driverquery but there is no information about the Version of the drivers, only a ...
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Windows version not showing

I've got a quite strange problem (I think). My windows version (I'm running windows 7 Home Premium) is not showing when I go to see system preferences. I've installed a windows 8 skin, can this be the ...
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Are there any Linux distributions which have Perl 6 as the default/only Perl version?

The title pretty much says it all. In the same way that Arch Linux has Python 3 as the built-in/main version of Python, are there any Linux/Unixish distros that have done the same with Perl 6? I ...
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Git get diff from two files

So I have a project localy, and the same project is also online on a FTP, but someone made some modifications online on the FTP on a css file, how do I see which modification he made? I copy the ...
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CentOS 5 Python - How To Force Specific Version?

I have a python program that I'm trying to run, my fresh install of CentOS came with 2.4.3 of Python, but I just manually installed 2.7. My install is located at /usr/local/bin/python2.7, so its all ...
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Installed Java SE 7u10, still seing 7u10ea on OS X?

when I type java -versionI still get the Early Access version and not the stable JDK 7u10. please how to fix that ? I am working on Mac OS X Mountain Lion. ls ...
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Unable to install Xcode due to OSX version conflict, but version is sufficient

this is my first post on superuser though I hang out on Stackoverflow a fair amount. Disclaimer, I'm an OSX noob. Anyway, this one has me stumped. When I go to the Apple Store and attempt to ...
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Running a query with conditions

i have a system with dew version. any version has 5-9 upgrade scripts. in order to upgrade version 1 to 5 i have to run each script in any version in the correct order (01_script, 02_script, ...
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What is a good set and forget file version tracking / backup application for windows? [closed]

When I make changes to files, I keep on finding myself "saving as" and adding the current date to the file. It slows me down, and it creates a bunch of files that clot my folder. I would prefer to be ...
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How do I get my Unix ps version number?

I tried these, all without success: ps --version ps -version ps -v ps -V man ps, searching for version information Specs: Mac OS X 10.8.2 MacBook Pro 2009
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Actual Mac OS X Versions Usage Stats [closed]

How can I find a diagram of using different Mac OS 10.x versions, as of today's?
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What is “Windows 8 N” and how is it different from “Windows 8”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the ā€œNā€ versions of Windows 8? I have an MSDN account and one thing I noticed is that there seems to be 2 different versions of Windows 8. For instance, there ...
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How to figure out version number of CVS pserver

Suppose that I do not have a physical access to a CVS-service-installed computer, but have a connection to CVS pserver. How do I figure out the version of the CVS pserver?
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how to switch to another java version? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: how to set default java plug-in version I have Java 1.7.0_06 on windows 7. How can I get it to switch to use 1.6.0.23 without uninstalling the newer version? I have an ...
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How do I determine if an unbootable copy of Windows is a 64-bit or 32-bit installation?

I need to reinstall Windows on a laptop. I have the product key (its on the laptop), and I know it is Windows 7 Home Premium. I need a way to determine if 64-bit or 32-bit Windows is installed, so ...
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Version number of Windows 7 from its image (iso,..)

How find out version number of Windows 7 from its DVD image before installing it?
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UEFI BIOS - which “Specification Version” is implementied in my system?

The current discussion about Windows 8 and the new SecureBoot feature of UEFI shows that there are big differences between the different UEFI Specification versions. Therefore, it would be good to ...
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Wrong Visual Studio version launched by Dell Instant Launch

I have a Dell XPS L702X laptop. To the right of the power button is a touch sensitive button called "Dell Instant Launch". I have had this configured to open Visual Studio 2010 for a while but I ...
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Does Mozilla have a feed that publishes just the Firefox release numbers? [closed]

We have an in-house Firefox add-on at work, and I'd like to be notified of new Firefox releases so I can test our add-on right away. I don't use Firefox as my primary browser. I'm also on Ubuntu and ...
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Using macvim diff for SVN diffs with Versions on OS X

I would like to use Macvim's diff mode for file comparison in the SVN application called "Versions" for OS X. How would I write a script that launches Macvim in diff mode for such file comparisons? ...
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Can I disable OS X Lion Autosave and Versions?

In OS X Lion, there is a new feature which provides auto-saving and versioning functionality. I would like to disable this functionality - I just don't want it. I have a workflow that involves my ...