Dirk Eddelbuettel

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May
4
comment installing the latest R version (2.13.0) on Ubuntu 11.04
Did you try a different CRAN mirror?
May
4
answered installing the latest R version (2.13.0) on Ubuntu 11.04
Jan
12
awarded  Yearling
Aug
23
answered Ip of the box I am logged in as
Aug
6
answered how many processors can GNU/Linux support?
Aug
3
answered Is there any way to convert a LaTeX document to any Microsoft Word format, while retaining the document's structure?
Jul
29
answered Linux offline install apt-get
Jul
20
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
10
comment switching stopped processes in linux bash (using putty)
From Windows, use putty as before. Then on the server, launch screen (or, preferably, byobu) and add additional sessions between which you can switch.
Jul
10
answered switching stopped processes in linux bash (using putty)
Jul
4
comment ubuntu make install location
You can also add the prefix on the make install step -- that is how .deb packages are configured for /usr/ but installed to temporary directory where they are packaged up from.
Jul
4
answered ubuntu make install location
Jul
2
comment How to recover file that is accidently removed in linux
This is Unix. You're supposed to be a grown-up. And have backups, just in case.
Jun
22
comment How do I make a script run upon startup of the Ubuntu machine?
I prefer /etc/rc.local as you do not need to change the run-level links.
Apr
8
answered Miktex in Ubuntu 9.10 x86-64
Mar
14
answered autobench in ubuntu 8.10
Jan
11
awarded  Autobiographer
Jan
11
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
11
awarded  Teacher
Jan
1
answered Why does Ubuntu 9.04 console not work with Windows 7 Windows Virtual PC?