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bio website nielsbom.com
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seen Nov 18 at 14:07

Apr
4
comment Force Chrome to open URLs as URLs, instead of searching
Update as of Chrome v33: you can add the "null" keyword, but this does not solve the problem.
Feb
22
comment How can I rotate the screen of a MacBook Pro 90 degrees?
Doesn't work for me on 10.7.5
Nov
12
comment Vim: netrw “hangs” infrequently, how to fix/debug
@romainl good questions, should have thought of that myself, I updated the question.
Oct
19
comment Adding file type to ack permanently
If you edit ack-grep itself you lose the benefit of subsequent upgrades because upgrading would overwrite your changes. The configuration can be done in .ackrc which is a superior solution.
Oct
4
comment How can I search within the output buffer of a tmux shell?
Finding the version with tmux -V works only in later versions. In Ubuntu/Debian you can do: dpkg -l | grep tmux
Aug
7
comment Unix console becomes inactive after closing vim
Couldn't you do vim $(callToBashScript)?
May
22
comment How to combine PDF documents to make a new document using Preview?
Be sure that you drag it in and have the blue box with rounded corners show. If it doesn't you're not merging the PDFs. (I don't understand what does happen if you don't have the blue box).
May
10
comment How to start vim without executing /etc/vimrc?
The NONE flag was very handy, thanks!
Apr
11
comment Compiled latest version of Vim, colorschemes not working any more
@DanielAndersson I added the output of vim --version
Apr
11
comment Compiled latest version of Vim, colorschemes not working any more
I did try that, to no avail. Only line numbers and background colors worked. I definitely also tried the default colorschemes (blue, desert, elflord etc..).
Dec
7
comment Spyware used my gmail account to send thousands of spam e-mails to all my trusted contacts, what should I do?
I'd leave it. People get a lot of spam every day and most of them will know that you would never send that kind of stuff.
Nov
11
comment Better Gmail 2 Firefox Addon for Fluid (Site Specific Browser for OS X)
Is that possible? Fluid is based on webkit, like Safari, I seriously doubt if a Firefox addon would "just work" on that..