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Jan
26
comment PUTTY: How do I cut & paste under Ubuntu?
Your third edit doesn't make sense either: Putty is SSH (most often), the point of the comments was that there are superior terminals under Linux.
Jan
15
comment Updating screen session environment variables to reflect new graphical login?
Hey Ryan, thanks for answering. Now that you mentioned setenv I see how this is better. It wasn't obvious from the code you linked to. Thanks again!
Jan
15
comment Updating screen session environment variables to reflect new graphical login?
Wow Ryan, that is a lot of code. What was wrong with the previously accepted answer (it was inspiring at least)?
Jan
1
asked Virtualenv for bash
Dec
19
awarded  Yearling
Dec
14
comment How can I block execution of rm -rf * in a Linux shell?
@DanielBeck: One could write a wrapper around rm which would do the argument parsing.
Nov
4
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
29
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
1
answered Is there a nice GUI for CVS under Linux?
Jul
31
answered Is there a way to get processor details without using information from bios?
Jul
28
comment changing the current set locale on a Linux(Ubuntu)
Try C for LANG.
Jul
28
answered changing the current set locale on a Linux(Ubuntu)
Jul
21
comment No network on freshly installed Debian
Also, ifconfig is /sbin/ifconfig which isn't in a user's PATH on Debian. You will need to call it with the full path as a user.
Jul
20
comment How to automatically add a protected key to ssh-agent on startup?
Very nice answer. Does all this work the same way in Gnome 2 & 3?
Jul
20
comment Does running commands verbosely make them slower?
Did you try to time e.g. tar xvf file.tar > /dev/null vs. tar xf file.tar? Redirecting to /dev/null should take your terminal out of this.
Jul
20
comment How to copy directory into another preserving specific directory structure?
What error message did you get?
Jul
20
answered detect if configure/make was executed in a source directory
Jul
20
comment detect if configure/make was executed in a source directory
Are you using plain make or autotools?
Jul
14
comment how to do make_install to target in linux
make install should correctly install (assuming your Makefile is kosher). What is your problem?
May
27
comment Remove Lines in VIM with Only Whitespace
@Ignacio: On first read I saw that d takes no hostages ...