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Apr
2
comment How to format a DMG (Apple disk image) file?
Thanks for the info, unfortunately my DMG file has a damaged partition table and disk utility does not recognize any partition..
Feb
26
comment Ubuntu Virtual Box Network speed - DNS Resolution
let us continue this discussion in chat
Feb
26
comment Ubuntu Virtual Box Network speed - DNS Resolution
@WillshawMedia try strace curl serverfault.com and see which syscall caused the delay.
Feb
26
comment Ubuntu Virtual Box Network speed - DNS Resolution
Could you please create an empty web page on the web server, and use strace wget the empty page to find out exactly which call took so long?
Jan
7
comment Increase the maximum number of open file descriptors in Snow Leopard?
This question's answers no longer work in OSX Mavericks.
Nov
22
comment Cisco IPsec versus L2TP/IPsec
A minor correction - L2TP does not require certificate infrastructure. L2TP/IPSec supports password authentication without involving certificates.
Sep
3
comment How to reset a broken TTY?
thank you, this also works
Sep
3
comment How to reset a broken TTY?
thank you, this also works
Aug
13
comment How to find CIDR subnet for a public Internet IP address?
that makes sense, thank you very much
Aug
13
comment How to find CIDR subnet for a public Internet IP address?
No, I just want to figure out CIDR subnet out of my public IP address.
Aug
13
comment How to find CIDR subnet for a public Internet IP address?
Thanks @Alex, I appreciate the info. Do you have any suggestion on how to figure out subnet from a public IP address?
May
29
comment How to know which hardwares are unidentified or identified but no driver found?
I am looking for a universal approach, vanilla kernel.
May
1
comment What is the BSD equivalent of Linux `netstat -lptun`?
this is exactly what i was looking for... thanks heaps
Apr
29
comment How to find out why available disk space is decreasing every day?
the command does not give a desired output (it only gives count of blocks of /), however you pointed me to the right direction. I will write a simple script to du directories 2 levels down from / and read the report every day.
Apr
26
comment What is the BSD equivalent of Linux `netstat -lptun`?
Thank you, but BSD netstat is different from GNU netstat.
Mar
27
comment Can WIndows 8 boot by BIOS?
I see, so the laptop did not boot because Windows 8 was pre-installed when UEFI was enabled. Thank you.
Feb
21
comment Why cannot `ftp` program read a file in /tmp directory?
thanks, that makes lot of sense
Feb
13
comment PPTP daemon client cannot download full web pages
Thank you very much David. My issue has been resolved. I used a slightly different iptables rule though: iptables -A FORWARD -p tcp --tcp-flags SYN,RST SYN -j TCPMSS --clamp-mss-to-pmtu
Feb
8
comment How to completely uninstall a package (including all extra files that came with it) using yum (or rpm)?
I guess it is probably impossible to remove all files that ever came with a package... but still your recommendation is helpful.
Feb
8
comment How to completely uninstall a package (including all extra files that came with it) using yum (or rpm)?
~/.mozilla left by firefox, for example