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I'm a coder at a company and working at my PhD at the University of Minnesota, as well as developing a bunch of projects on the side.

Sep
10
revised Pop-Up Notification when time reaches 4:00PM?
correct syntax
Sep
9
comment Pop-Up Notification when time reaches 4:00PM?
I get off work at 4:00pm.. then again, I get in to work at 7am most days..
Sep
9
answered Pop-Up Notification when time reaches 4:00PM?
Sep
9
comment How to Speedup Printing PDFs?
What do you mean? Are you printing to the PDF file or are you printing a PDF that already have..
Sep
5
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
3
revised Unix: How can I allow only one person to see my folder in the same fs?
edited tags
Sep
3
comment Fix Ubuntu Error: E: Couldn't find package “package name”
Some more information about how you got the error will help you get a much better answer. Please describe the situation that produces the error message.
Sep
3
comment What is a safe way to dispose of personal info on an old laptop and what to do with said laptop?
Destroying the hard drive physically is probably going to prevent him installing Ubuntu on it. I suggest this question's answers instead for wiping the hard drive: superuser.com/questions/4678/…
Sep
3
revised Unix: How can I allow only one person to see my folder in the same fs?
added ACL section
Sep
3
answered Unix: How can I allow only one person to see my folder in the same fs?
Aug
19
awarded  Beta
Aug
13
answered Using a computer monitor as a TV screen: is it possible / any reasons not to do it?
Aug
9
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
6
accepted How to find a third monitor which will fit with existing ones?
Aug
6
comment How to find a third monitor which will fit with existing ones?
My current panels (2001FP) is 16.1in by 12.1in, or at least that is what it says on the spec sheet. I can measure more accurately when I get back to them.
Aug
6
asked How to find a third monitor which will fit with existing ones?
Aug
5
answered Why is my PC boot time slow when USB HDD attached?
Aug
4
comment How can I identify fonts from an image?
+1 on WhatTheFont. I've used it to find a number of fonts I didn't know the name for, and it works well with a limited number of characters too (I've gotten the right answer with even 2 characters!)
Aug
4
answered convert pdf to 2up on linux
Aug
2
comment Disabling all sounds and beeps on Linux
Note: this question is also a duplicate of superuser.com/questions/15770/… , which may need a retitle or something