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comment Logitech USB headphones detected and selected in Debian Squeeze but sound still coming from speakers
The link no longer works
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revised On a Mac what keyboard short cuts do left handed people use for copy and paste
Update with more information
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accepted On a Mac what keyboard short cuts do left handed people use for copy and paste
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accepted Difference between localhost and the ip address
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revised Difference between localhost and the ip address
Summarise my understading
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comment Difference between localhost and the ip address
But 127.0.0.1 is also a special address, as the most common choice for the loopback interface. What does that address loop back to?
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revised Difference between localhost and the ip address
expand my confusion
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comment Difference between localhost and the ip address
So what does the 'loopback' bit do? What does it loopback to? I thought it was a way to reference the machine ip address, whatever that happened to be' i.e. 127.0.0.1 => x.x.x.x
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comment Why do I get sparks from my usb connector when connecting it to my Mac
A metal connector is coming in contact with a metal case, and repeatedly generating sparks each time it touches. This is not static electricity as I understand it