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bio website nneonneo.vgoc.info
location Saskatoon, Canada
age 25
visits member for 2 years, 2 months
seen Oct 18 at 19:28

PhD student, occasional hacker.

I've worked with a lot of random stuff over the years, and I enjoy learning new things.


Sep
28
awarded  Student
Sep
28
revised Prevent Google from rewriting search results link
added 21 characters in body
Sep
28
comment Prevent Google from rewriting search results link
No, Google could use the original link. I want to be able to right-click and use "Copy link address". And, copying that green URL doesn't work if the URL gets clipped (...).
Sep
28
asked Prevent Google from rewriting search results link
Sep
21
comment Cannot stream webcam using ffserver because of malloc error
Did you build anything from source, or are these all maintainer-supplied packages? In the latter case, file a bug report.
Sep
21
comment Command not found on (Terminal) iMac
If it doesn't exist, then it won't affect you.
Sep
21
answered Command not found on (Terminal) iMac
Sep
17
awarded  Supporter
Sep
16
comment Use `dd` linux program to save / recover a disk's MBR
Yes, unless you partition (or potentially format) your drives at some point during the Windows install. This may not work if your partition configuration changes between the backup and restore.
Sep
16
comment Use `dd` linux program to save / recover a disk's MBR
Recovering Ubuntu After Installing Windows?
Sep
16
comment Use `dd` linux program to save / recover a disk's MBR
Why not just reinstall the bootloader from your live CD?
Sep
15
comment Mac OSX Mountain Lion Rails Postgres (wiped out a lot of stuff)
That would suggest that postgres is not running (the only output is the grep command itself). So maybe you need to reinstall PostgreSQL?
Sep
15
comment Mac OSX Mountain Lion Rails Postgres (wiped out a lot of stuff)
Can you verify that postgres is in fact running?
Sep
8
awarded  Editor
Sep
8
awarded  Teacher
Sep
8
revised How do I change the default for the “df” command in the Unix/Linux Terminal in the tcsh shell?
+BLOCKSIZE
Sep
8
answered How do I change the default for the “df” command in the Unix/Linux Terminal in the tcsh shell?
Aug
24
awarded  Autobiographer