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Master 2 in Applied Mathematics at Ecole Polytechnique (Lozere, France). Current occupation.

I know: C, C++, Python, Linux, Rails, Vim... CV

Interested in: elearning, gamification, CMS, lightweight markup

My "best" answers:

These are answers on which I worked a lot, and/or contain hard to find useful information. They are not necessarily the most upvoted ones.


Sep
19
comment Less and Grep: Getting colored results when using a pipe from grep to less
possible duplicate of Get colors in 'less'' command
Sep
15
comment Grep multiline pattern
possible cross site duplicate of: stackoverflow.com/questions/152708/…
Sep
4
answered gzip all files without deleting them
Aug
29
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
25
comment What is ::: in the Local Address of netstat output?
Closely related: serverfault.com/questions/444554/…
Aug
25
comment The meaning of port 0 in netstat output
Analogous IPv6: superuser.com/questions/661188/…
Aug
25
comment What is ::: in the Local Address of netstat output?
Analogous IPv4: superuser.com/questions/386436/the-meaning-of-port-0-in-netstat-output
Aug
25
revised What is ::: in the Local Address of netstat output?
added 328 characters in body
Aug
25
comment What is ::: in the Local Address of netstat output?
If I interpret tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4291#section-2.5.2 correctly, :: is not loopback: it is the unspecified address, and loopback is at ::1.
Aug
25
answered What is ::: in the Local Address of netstat output?
Aug
18
revised What is the cURL command-line syntax to do a POST request?
added 3 characters in body
Aug
13
comment Is is possible to copy binary data containing a NUL character to the X clipboard?
Interesting, I hadn't tried pipes with input and output to xclip: it fails if either of input or output is on xsel. But what kind of bug does this avoid? Feels a bit like an unnecessary restriction.
Aug
13
comment How to copy a picture to clipboard from command line in linux?
More general question for any file type: superuser.com/questions/796376/…
Aug
13
asked Is is possible to copy binary data containing a NUL character to the X clipboard?
Aug
13
comment How to copy a picture to clipboard from command line in linux?
What does past "paste from clipboard from command line" mean? Probably the same but only for copy: unix.stackexchange.com/questions/30093/…
Aug
13
comment How to get accurate window information (dimensions, etc.) in Linux (X)?
Get window dimension with decorations: unix.stackexchange.com/questions/14159/…
Aug
11
comment Pull for another Git branch without switching
related: stackoverflow.com/questions/3216360/…
Aug
8
awarded  Yearling
Aug
6
comment How to safely run untrusted code
subset of: superuser.com/questions/690553/run-user-code-safely, which also asks for efficiency to run on server
Aug
5
comment How to safely run untrusted code
possible cross site duplicate of: stackoverflow.com/questions/792764/…