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I do software development for a living and as a hobby (examples). My favorite language (and ecosystem) is Python, and my OS of choice is Debian.


Dec
1
awarded  Good Question
Nov
6
comment Create disk image from a remote system
ssh -C username@192.168.1.123 dd if=/dev/sda | dd of=mydiskimage.img
Nov
5
comment Create disk image from a remote system
there is a missing dd in the second command
Oct
6
revised emacs: How to return to last position after scroll/page up/down?
incorporate info from Comment
Oct
6
suggested approved edit on emacs: How to return to last position after scroll/page up/down?
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
19
awarded  Famous Question
Aug
19
revised How to tell from what Ubuntu or Debian repository a package comes?
improve explanation/readability; this Edit is inspired by the amount of love this Answer is getting
Aug
1
comment Change permissions upon uploading with scp
@AnneTheAgile it's not that new; it's over 3 years old :)
Jul
10
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
1
comment Sony Vaio Pro 13 (SVP13212SGBI) can no longer run when mains is not connected
@DanielRHicks thanks, I just contacted the store I got it from.
Jul
1
revised Sony Vaio Pro 13 (SVP13212SGBI) can no longer run when mains is not connected
clarity
Jul
1
comment Sony Vaio Pro 13 (SVP13212SGBI) can no longer run when mains is not connected
I bought the laptop brand new in February.
Jul
1
revised Sony Vaio Pro 13 (SVP13212SGBI) can no longer run when mains is not connected
address Comment
Jul
1
asked Sony Vaio Pro 13 (SVP13212SGBI) can no longer run when mains is not connected
Jul
1
suggested rejected edit on Tramp: Waiting for prompts from remote shell
Jun
23
awarded  Great Answer
May
19
revised Is it possible to sign a file using an ssh key?
update url
May
19
suggested approved edit on Is it possible to sign a file using an ssh key?
Apr
22
awarded  Yearling