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May
12
revised Generic tool to configure startup applications on Unix
relaunch
May
12
asked Generic tool to configure startup applications on Unix
May
5
comment Mercurial mirror: abort: No such file or directory: http://[…]/00manifest.i
I wonder if mercurial can be made to print a stack-trace (-v didn't work for me), so I can take a look at the root cause of this issue myself.
May
5
comment Mercurial mirror: abort: No such file or directory: http://[…]/00manifest.i
@Stephen yup, it can be accessed via HTTP; and also has others+read permission on the filesystem itself.
May
4
comment Mercurial mirror: abort: No such file or directory: http://[…]/00manifest.i
Being slow is a trade-off I am willing to make given the simplicity of server setup.
May
4
asked Mercurial mirror: abort: No such file or directory: http://[…]/00manifest.i
Apr
30
awarded  Enthusiast
Apr
24
accepted Is there an equivalent to /dev/null in Windows?
Apr
24
accepted How does Ubuntu LVM encryption work?
Apr
24
asked Is there an equivalent to /dev/null in Windows?
Apr
16
accepted Navigating to next hunk in a patch file using VIM
Apr
16
comment Navigating to next hunk in a patch file using VIM
Thanks to both Hugh and Jawa for the @@ search trick. And gg24n is something new for me, and that completes the answer to the question.
Apr
15
comment How can I export an evernote account into Emacs.org?
Additionally the local Evernote database is a SQLite file.
Apr
15
answered How can I export an evernote account into Emacs.org?
Apr
14
revised How does Ubuntu LVM encryption work?
about home directory ?
Apr
14
asked How does Ubuntu LVM encryption work?
Apr
13
accepted Ignore .svn when doing `diff -r`
Apr
13
awarded  Necromancer
Apr
12
asked Ignore .svn when doing `diff -r`
Apr
12
asked Software for reading PDF ebooks?