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bio website mikelward.com
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Computer guy from Australia now living in the US.

Part sysadmin, part developer, part web developer.

My name is pronounced like "Michael".


Feb
7
revised Searching through history with up and down arrow in zsh
edited title
Jan
8
awarded  Nice Answer
Oct
24
awarded  Yearling
Sep
11
revised Using Yum to install packages for my user only
revert change: the question asked how to install packages via rpm, not how to extract their contents
May
24
comment Monitor /sys partition for changes
FWIW, inotifywatch from inotify-tools seems to work fine to count changes on /proc/sys on my Linux 3.5.0 system.
May
24
comment Monitor /sys partition for changes
@tokland I'm not aware of any command called inotify?
May
12
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
6
revised How to prevent Bash from altering history?
fix completely wrong invocation of set revert-all-at-newline
Feb
4
awarded  Nice Answer
Nov
6
revised xbindkeys escape quotes
edited body
Oct
31
awarded  Excavator
Oct
31
revised xbindkeys escape quotes
deleted 10 characters in body
Oct
31
revised xbindkeys escape quotes
fix typo, add pulse-audio tag since the question is really about both pulse-audio and xbindkeys
Oct
31
answered xbindkeys escape quotes
Oct
24
awarded  Yearling
Sep
24
awarded  Revival
Sep
22
awarded  Custodian
Sep
13
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
13
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
27
awarded  Enlightened