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May
31
comment Cannot use scp on Mac OS X
Have you tried replacing . with the name of the file? e.g., scp me@192.168.1.10:/home/me/file.zip file.zip ?
May
31
comment Vim to replace Vi
The environment variables EDITOR and VISUAL will take precedence when you hit v over the default vi command. So, in your .bashrc export EDITOR or VISUAL with vim as its value; e.g., export EDITOR=vim and export VISUAL=vim in your .bashrc
May
31
comment MP3 player for OS X with wide timer bar
Ctrl ← to rewind per minute and Shift ← to rewind 5 seconds.
May
31
comment How to remove all items containing a string in Windows registry?
Revo
May
25
comment create mysql database with one line in bash
sorry I edited my answer after some more research.
May
25
revised create mysql database with one line in bash
Added -e option and fixed specifying the 'current' database (i.e., I removed that)
May
25
answered create mysql database with one line in bash
May
25
comment How to change default vi alias in Fedora 14?
just executing the file does not make those changes available in your terminal. If I export a variable in the .bashrc and I execute the script instead of sourcing it, then that exported variable disappears after the script finishes executing. See superuser.com/questions/176783/… stackoverflow.com/questions/1107808/… and stackoverflow.com/questions/1880735/…
May
25
revised How to change default vi alias in Fedora 14?
edited tags
May
25
comment How to change default vi alias in Fedora 14?
Not quite the same thing. You have to source the file (instead of running it with ~/bashrc on its own), otherwise the changes will not be reflected in the terminal. So, either do . ~/.bashrc or source ~/.bashrc.
May
19
comment Setting up dual monitors (limited access)
@DalexL you can look it up in your Device Manager, if you can get to it or if you can run GPU-Z, then that will tell you.
May
19
comment Setting up dual monitors (limited access)
What is the graphics card brand that you're using?
May
16
comment Using the windows/super/Meta key in Fedora
In *nix distributions, they like to refer to it as the Super or Meta key.
May
11
comment Linux rm non-interactive command
@Kendrick you might also want to do --no-preserve-root on Ubuntu as well, just to be safe </sarcasm>.
May
11
answered How do I crash my Macbook Pro digitally?
May
10
revised Merge 3 ISO file segments into 1 complete ISO file
Fixed tags, formatting and grammar.
May
10
suggested suggested edit on Merge 3 ISO file segments into 1 complete ISO file
May
10
answered Questions about using scp
May
10
comment Equivalent of “du --max-depth=0 -h” (or something similar) in Solaris
you can answer your own question then.
May
9
revised Converting hexadecimal address to decimal one
Edited into better English.