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seen Jul 20 at 21:59

Self taught programmer.

I don't visit this site often.


Jul
22
answered Unicode, Unicode Big Endian or UTF-8? What is the difference? Which format is better?
Jul
21
answered How do I help somebody that asks me how to fix a PC with a virus?
Jul
20
answered Fix Laptop VGA port
Jul
20
comment Any use for a sound card these days?
The only reason I can come up with, is for more inputs.
Jul
20
comment Prevent installation of IE toolbars?
I would suspect that there is a registry setting somewhere.
Jul
19
comment How to Cite software in LaTeX
If anyone has a problem with this being on SU discuss on Meta Stack Overflow meta.stackexchange.com/questions/7135/…
Jul
19
comment Is it possible to have a Google Chrome application shortcut use a different user agent than a standard Google Chrome window when both are open at the same time?
It's probably just a bug, you may want to submit it as such.
Jul
19
comment How can I use ssh to run a command on a remote Unix machine and exit before the command completes?
screen and nohup have different uses. You can't rejoin a nohup session, only view what it has done.
Jul
19
comment How can I use ssh to run a command on a remote Unix machine and exit before the command completes?
gnu.org/software/screen/manual
Jul
19
comment Run command on remote Unix machine without interactive session
It will automatically work on all computers that need to run the command, and you won't have to update any of them if you need to change the command that is run.
Jul
19
comment Run command on remote Unix machine without interactive session
You can set it so that no-one has an interactive root shell, but allow them to run commands as root.
Jul
19
comment How can I use ssh to run a command on a remote Unix machine and exit before the command completes?
You probably want the & outside of the quotes.
Jul
19
comment How can I use ssh to run a command on a remote Unix machine and exit before the command completes?
You could probably combine the two redirections with &>/dev/null.
Jul
19
answered Run command on remote Unix machine without interactive session
Jul
19
comment Is it possible to run Windows XP from a RAM disk?
If it is possible, you would probably need a lot of RAM.
Jul
19
answered VPN Router Recommendations?
Jul
19
comment What do you do about wrist pain?
Switching hands would not be good for me. Not since I broke my left wrist. I've even had to switch to putting my watch on my right arm.
Jul
19
comment What are the most useful bookmarklets for a superuser who do not have extension support?
You may be able to add a second link to this answer.
Jul
18
comment How to determine gateway address when going from DHCP to static IP address with Ubuntu
Why are you going with a static-ip? ( Edit the question )
Jul
18
answered Home IP Address Management?