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Dec
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awarded  Yearling
Aug
15
comment Why doesn't “add more cores” face the same physical limitations as “make the CPU faster”?
Please don't use "exponential" when there's entirely more correct words for this relationship (quadratic, cubic, etc.)...
Jun
7
awarded  Supporter
Jun
7
comment Why does just splitting an Ethernet cable not work?
+1 for the slinky analogy to explain impedance mismatches!
Jun
7
comment Why does just splitting an Ethernet cable not work?
At least two misleading things here. There is no "breakdown voltage" involved (varying impedance doors not cause "spikes"), and delay has nothing to do with raw bit-rate.
Feb
19
awarded  Critic
Dec
17
awarded  Yearling
Sep
25
comment Linux can not resolve domain
Yes, make sure you have a DNS server set up that your server can see.
May
26
answered Why sudo python and python in terminal start two different versions python?
Mar
9
comment Save command to history without executing in bash
In that situation, I just prefix the line with #, and then hit Enter.
Jan
16
awarded  Editor
Jan
3
comment How to make cd arguments case INsensitive?
Probably not, because in the general case, you might have both BackupDirectory and backupdirectory.
Dec
17
awarded  Yearling
Jul
9
awarded  Caucus
Jul
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comment Make a live USB of your installed ubuntu
Not a programming question.
Jun
23
awarded  Commentator
Jun
23
comment How to get the finer resolution for asus eee pc 1000hd after installing windows7?
Not a programming question.
Jun
23
comment already opened files in a directory can still be saved after the directory is deleted - Linux
Not a programming question.
Jun
17
comment File encrypted on old PC, need to decrypt
Not a programming question.
Jun
12
awarded  Nice Answer