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I'm a Cloud Software Engineer at Acquia. I work on an automation system that manages thousands of EC2 instances for enterprise customers.

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Nov
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awarded  Notable Question
Jul
11
awarded  Popular Question
Mar
23
comment Should I ever put my computer in sleep mode?
Tom, you don't damage a computer by leaving it running. The harm of turning it on or off is greater. As far as the environment goes, I suppose that depends on your source of electricity. The computer itself has no harmful emissions.
Mar
20
answered What is the order of colors for an RJ11 cable
Feb
22
comment How can I use the Verifone Printer 900 on Windows?
I'm sure someone knows how it works, yes.
Feb
19
comment Corrupt files on shared folder virtualbox ubuntu guest on mac osx
This isn't a question for ServerFault - It needs to be moved to SuperUser. Also, Google says you're not alone; forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=46549
Feb
1
comment What is the difference between 64-bit PCI slot and PCI-X slot?
Universal 64-bit PCI == PCI-X, then?
Jan
29
comment Filezilla ftp upload
What is "your server"? A webhosting company? Something you run yourself?
Jul
3
comment telnet :Unable to connect to remote host:Connection refused
+1, Agreed. Do not use telnet.
Jul
3
comment need to install Windows on a Mac OS CPU
@mahen23: Tech dude, not Mac Guy, got it.
Jun
29
answered How-to build a one-size-fits-all server?
May
27
answered LinkSys wireless router failing DHCP
May
18
comment dual monitor linux guest in virtualbox
Update: I can make this work from Xrandr, so it must be a configuration error. I made it work using xrandr --output VBOX1 --right-of VBOX0
May
18
awarded  Editor
May
18
revised dual monitor linux guest in virtualbox
added 2607 characters in body
May
18
comment Mouse wheel scrolling in less and vim using urxvt
Thanks, this wasn't annoying me until you pointed it out!
May
18
comment Why do the IP addresses randomly change?
I would run a packet capture program like Wireshark to confirm to what server and what hosts the windows 7 system is looking up.
May
18
comment Why can't I ping my PS3 Using a wired connection?
You are disabling the wireless when you connect the wired connection as well? Just a thought.
May
18
comment Send preformatted text in Skype
You could disable smileys and suggest your recipient do the same. It's not as nice as what you're asking for though.
May
18
comment Oblivion DVD Ignored on Windows 7
DVD "types" typically apply only to recordable media. My understanding is that all DVD-ROMs are created equal. I'm standing by to be corrected by someone with more knowledge in this area :)