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Apr
17
comment How to identify which process is running which window in Mac OS X?
Some processes are running without any windows, and perhaps even without a controlling terminal.
Jan
25
comment why 'export $Path=$Path:dir' won't work?
Case is important. You need $PATH not $Path
Jan
15
comment Prevent user typing accidental space between rm and wildcard
With a recent and well configured shell (zsh or bash) I would rather take the habit of pressing the tab key (to trigger auto-completion) before pressing the return key
Nov
27
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Sep
18
answered Is there a disadvantage to not using text file extensions?
Aug
29
comment compile source code in C for openwrt
You probably need a cross-compiler (perhaps a GCC cross-compiler) and other cross-development tools (linker & assembler, e.g. binutils). You need to tell us what operating system is on your desktop or laptop.
Aug
20
revised Why doesn't “add more cores” face the same physical limitations as “make the CPU faster”?
formatted the power-of-ten exponents for readability.
Aug
20
suggested approved edit on Why doesn't “add more cores” face the same physical limitations as “make the CPU faster”?
Jul
29
revised Who is responsible to set the process name?
added 258 characters in body
Jul
21
answered Retrieve secure copy in UNIX?
Jul
13
answered install in /usr/local/ using apt-get
Apr
21
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Nov
27
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Nov
2
comment How to run .j filetype on a linux machine?
Yes, try unzip imul.j in a terminal
Nov
2
comment How to run .j filetype on a linux machine?
The command file did tell (it is not an error!) you what is your file. So now, unzip it!
Nov
2
comment How to run .j filetype on a linux machine?
Type in a terminal the command file imul.j: try also to run it using java imul.j; and install Linux on your laptop to learn it.
Oct
26
comment MySQL don't start (ubuntu): [ERROR] /usr/sbin/mysqld: unknown option '--skip-locking'
What is your version of MySQL ?
Sep
2
comment Secured Directory creation in Linux
The OP could use chattr +i to make the deletion more difficult (on Ext3 or Ext4 filesystems), but root could always undo that.
Jul
15
comment How do I define a new virtual machine in QEMU?
Most Linux programs have a command line interface.
Jul
15
comment How do I define a new virtual machine in QEMU?
Did you try running the qemu command (in some terminal)? Did you read the output of man qemu?