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Software engineer and many other things.

Mar
11
answered Are 64-bit processors “faster” than 32-bit ones, simply because they are 64-bits?
Jul
1
awarded  Critic
Jul
1
comment X11 forwarding affects Java Swing GUI dropdowns - Items not selectable, Menus collapse immediately, and so forth
Concur -- that solved my problem as well. Curious to know what's actually happening under the hood that's resolves the issue.
Jun
28
comment X11 forwarding affects Java Swing GUI dropdowns - Items not selectable, Menus collapse immediately, and so forth
Having a similar problem, and noticed that the mouse location and the app's responding click point seem to slowly drift out of sync over time with use. (e.g. open and close menus and wiggle the mouse, and progressively things get worse)
Feb
12
comment How can I prevent Ask.com Toolbar from being installed every time Java is updated?
Mandatory reading: A Close Look At How Oracle Installs Deceptive Software With Java Updates -- zdnet.com/…
Jan
17
answered What are the differences between the rsync delete options?
Sep
16
awarded  Supporter
Sep
13
answered postfix on Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard not working
Sep
13
awarded  Teacher
Sep
13
answered Flash CS5 failing to open it's own documents
Sep
13
answered Mac OS X security export won't accept passphrase
Sep
13
answered Can I change the “From” name and address without going into Mail.app's preferences?
Sep
13
answered In PhotoShop how do you create images with no bounding box background?
Feb
25
answered Windows 7 OEM Activation with Boot camp and VMWare Fusion
Feb
25
answered Windows XP Delete File Option
Feb
25
awarded  Autobiographer