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Oct
13
comment How to drag-and-drop attachments to Mail for Windows 10?
@Ramhound That's what I feared, but it seems so unbelievable that I thought I'd ask.
Jul
26
comment Apache 2.4 on Windows responds slowly, hangs when serving some dynamic pages
Life saver. Thanks so much!
Nov
24
comment Connecting to FreeNFS from CentOS 6
@harrymc I link to this thread in my question, and mention that I tried sec=none already!
Sep
10
comment Fedora 20 guest shutdown does not close the VirtualBox window
Interesting, but strangely enough, sudo poweroff just gets me a black screen. Also, halt does close the VirtualBox window in CentOS 6!?
Sep
10
comment Fedora 20 guest shutdown does not close the VirtualBox window
@ssnobody You just made me realize it only happens when I shut it down using sudo halt. Using the GUI, it does close the window! Is there any particular reason why?
Apr
25
comment Allow chmod on CIFS mount
Shouldn't mount -a unmount and remount as well?
Apr
24
comment Allow chmod on CIFS mount
Same thing I'm afraid with exec: operation not permitted.
Apr
22
comment Allow chmod on CIFS mount
@David here is the fstab entry: //192.168.56.1/www /mnt/www cifs username=www,password=xxx,rw,nounix,iocharset=utf8,file_mode=0777,dir_mode=0777 0 0
Apr
22
comment Allow chmod on CIFS mount
@David I don't know what to try or how to do this, that's precisely why I'm asking the question :)
Apr
22
comment Allow chmod on CIFS mount
For information, I'm trying to install a PEAR package for PHP over Composer, and the script fails because its PHAR package installer tries to chmod() some files. The exact error is: Extraction from phar "..." failed: Cannot extract "package.xml" to "...", setting file permissions failed.
Apr
22
comment Allow chmod on CIFS mount
@David Again I don't have control over the tool, which I believe is programmed in C, and makes calls to the system's chmod() function. @ernie It bails out when the file permissions are (trying to be) modified, and does not complete.
Nov
7
comment How to force Skype links to open in desktop mode on Windows 8.1?
@Ramhound Finally got it to work with your method, thank you! I also realized that the metro version was not using the same account as the desktop version (one of them was using a live: prefix in front of the email address), and this is why the fullscreen version didn't work: it simply had no credit. Please add your method as an answer and I'll accept it :)
Oct
24
comment How to force Skype links to open in desktop mode on Windows 8.1?
Oh, I might just have uninstalled the desktop version then! How do you specifically uninstall the metro version?
Oct
24
comment How to force Skype links to open in desktop mode on Windows 8.1?
@Ramhound I'd be happy to do that, but I've followed some instructions to uninstall Skype and reinstall what was thought to be the desktop application only, but unfortunately it reinstalled both versions...
Oct
2
comment Temporarily override DNS settings in Chrome
I guess that's not exactly what I'm looking for, but thanks anyway for mentioning it!
Sep
23
comment Temporarily override DNS settings in Chrome
To test a new application on my clone environment while using the same domain name. I guess the same domain name is my problem!
Sep
23
comment Temporarily override DNS settings in Chrome
I understand. My question is rather is it possible to temporarily FAKE the DNS for Chrome, just for a few seconds?
Sep
23
comment Temporarily override DNS settings in Chrome
@MDMoore313 I've read some stuff about very low TTL not always being respected by some implementations, and I was looking for something instant!
Jul
29
comment How to create a hosts file shortcut with administrator privileges?
Thanks! Best solution if you have the Administrator account enabled.
Jul
29
comment How to create a hosts file shortcut with administrator privileges?
Works, thanks! Missing a backslash after %SYSTEMROOT% though, and I can't edit your post without editing at least 6 chars.