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Jan
6
revised Is there any way to turn off the white bars in GNU Screen?
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Jan
6
revised How do I troubleshoot high 'svchost.exe' usage in Windows 7?
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Jan
6
comment Using emacs interactive functions on gnu emacs, mac os x
How are you attempting to enter the number? What is the error you're getting?
Jan
6
answered Zsh: How can I disable the “searching…”-feature?
Jan
5
answered invoke zsh, having it run a command, and then enter interactive mode instead of exiting
Jan
5
revised How do I troubleshoot high 'svchost.exe' usage in Windows 7?
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Jan
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revised How do I troubleshoot high 'svchost.exe' usage in Windows 7?
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Jan
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answered How do I troubleshoot high 'svchost.exe' usage in Windows 7?
Jan
4
revised Windows 7, file properties, date modified, how do you show seconds?
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Jan
4
answered Windows 7, file properties, date modified, how do you show seconds?
Jan
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comment Does “chmod 777 .* -R” chmod parent directories (..)?
You can echo .*, if .. is included in the output, it's probably not the result you're looking for.
Jan
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comment Does “chmod 777 .* -R” chmod parent directories (..)?
Not sure what your intended result is. If you want to chmod everything from the current directory and down, the chmod -R 777 ., if you want to only . prefixed directories via find . -maxdepth 1 -type d -name '.*' this would still include ., also the .* expands based upon your $SHELL, not all shells will expand .* to . and ...
Dec
31
comment Why does CHKDSK run everytime I boot my Windows 7 machine?
Possibly related to your issue is certain software software have caused Windows7 CHKDSK to run too often. Antivir had issues recently - pcpro.co.uk/news/security/353734/…
Dec
30
revised Making BASH script `for` handle filenames with spaces (or workaround)
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Dec
30
comment Making BASH script `for` handle filenames with spaces (or workaround)
You can pick / on POSIX, and : on DOS filesystems. There are illegal characters for different filesystems that you can pick for the IFS. Anything more complicated and you're better off using perl.
Dec
30
revised Making BASH script `for` handle filenames with spaces (or workaround)
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Dec
30
answered Making BASH script `for` handle filenames with spaces (or workaround)
Dec
30
comment Why was my system able to sleep without power?
Hybrid sleep appears faster because it sleeps first, then carries out the Hibernate after. Think of Hybrid Sleep like Async I/O and Hibernate as Sync I/O. Hibernate needs to confirm memory is written out before it acknowledges that it is complete, Hybrid sleep can sleep first, then spool out the Hibernate to disk while sleeping.
Dec
29
comment Is there a way to escape keyboard focus from adobe flash?
There is even a bounty on the fix - fossfactory.org/project/p81
Dec
29
comment Is there a way to escape keyboard focus from adobe flash?
I'll admit this is one of the most annoying features of most flash pages, when my default Firefox shortcuts no longer work due to some flash app.