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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".


Dec
17
comment having trouble installing openoffice on Fedora 13
Maybe try this: rpm -ivh --aid openoffice.org-{writer,calc,impress}*.
Dec
17
comment having trouble installing openoffice on Fedora 13
What about ls *freedesktop*? I am assuming you are still in the OpenOffice.org download directory where you ran the rpm -ivh command the first time.
Dec
17
comment having trouble installing openoffice on Fedora 13
Did you already install OpenOffice using Yum (or was it installed by default)? What does rpm -qa "openoffice.org*" say?
Dec
17
comment The 'which' command returns nothing via cron, but works via console
No. The problem is that cron overrides the user's PATH. env only helps if the program is in the PATH.
Dec
16
comment Solutions for one-handed typing on a regular keyboard
Paper describing half-qwerty: edgarmatias.com/papers/hci96
Dec
16
comment Metacity: Remove title bar from XTerm windows and true maximize
I also note that the bug you mention is now fixed in Compiz.