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bio website Toobusy
location Abersychan, United Kingdom
age 69
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seen Aug 17 at 16:34

Old-ish IT Geezer, young at heart, memoir fanboy


Apr
25
comment How to make emacs accept UTF-8 from the keyboard
Sorry, set-language-environment "UTF-8" has no effect, while (set-keyboard-coding-system 'utf-16) gives "error: Unsuitable coding system for keyboard: utf-16"
Apr
15
revised How to make emacs accept UTF-8 from the keyboard
Updated latest evolving setup attempts
Apr
15
comment How to make emacs accept UTF-8 from the keyboard
@N.N. Hi! Fancy meeting you here! No, I'm afraid it doesn't.
Apr
10
comment How to make emacs accept UTF-8 from the keyboard
@OliverSalzburg: Yes, I live there; I don't know on which ISO-8859 subpage, if any, the ┼Ás live...
Apr
9
awarded  Commentator
Apr
9
comment How to stop the Google Update background tool?
"I find this annoying": I bet that if you get pwned because your Chrome isn't up-to-date with the latest security fixes, you'll find that really annoying.
Apr
8
comment How to make emacs accept UTF-8 from the keyboard
@grawity: The GUI. I've updated the question.
Apr
8
revised How to make emacs accept UTF-8 from the keyboard
added 14 characters in body
Apr
8
asked How to make emacs accept UTF-8 from the keyboard
Apr
8
revised Configure Thunderbird to never send (or even try to send) HTML emails
Use English, rather than North American, grammar.
Feb
20
asked What is a good way of synchronising Word Bibilography data between machines
Jul
17
awarded  Yearling
Apr
21
awarded  Teacher
Apr
10
revised What is a good local Windows DNS Caching Server/Service?
oved to Vista
Mar
26
accepted How do I preserve folder shares on a USB external drive?
Mar
26
revised How do I preserve folder shares on a USB external drive?
Corrected layout
Mar
26
answered How do I preserve folder shares on a USB external drive?
Mar
13
comment How do I preserve folder shares on a USB external drive?
Thanks, but sorry - that is what I was doing...
Mar
13
asked How do I preserve folder shares on a USB external drive?
Jan
20
awarded  Nice Question