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location Raleigh, NC
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visits member for 5 years, 8 months
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Unix admin since '96
Network admin since '97
Jack-of-All-Trades since '91

Computers I've owned over the years:

  • TI 99/4A
  • Apple //c
  • homebuilt PC-compatible 8088
  • Gateway 2000 486SX-25
  • homebuilt Pentium II
  • Sun SparcStation 1+
  • Sun Enterprise 2
  • WinBook XL2
  • Apple Power Macintosh G3 Minitower
  • IBM Netfinity 3000
  • homebuilt Intel Pentium → AMD K6-2
  • Sun Ultra 80
  • SGI Octane
  • SGI O2
  • Apple iBook G3 (Graphite)
  • Sony Vaio PCG-Z1WA laptop
  • Apple Mac Mini G4
  • Apple MacBook Pro 17
  • Apple Mac Mini Intel
  • Dell Poweredge T610

Feb
8
revised How can I force netcat to send my input immediately, not just on newlines?
Pulling more complete information into the answer from comments
Jun
23
revised Logged in to vi, made changes, forgot to sudo first - now what
better(?) alternative
Aug
7
revised GUI zip utility for Mac OS X that supports previewing
incorporated recent "update" to Zipeg's features without throwing away all the other useful information
Jun
28
revised How do I mount ext2/ext3 partitions in Mac OS X Snow Leopard?
fix broken link; thanks Ninsuo
Jan
17
revised How do I mount ext2/ext3 partitions in Mac OS X Snow Leopard?
added 45 characters in body
Sep
7
revised Lion / name resolution order
fixed bad backslashes
Apr
17
revised Can I delete the folder “C:\WINDOWS\Installer\$PatchCache$”?
typos
Oct
5
revised Change Linux console screen blanking behavior
`setterm`'s `-powersave` option takes `off`, not `0`
Aug
9
revised What should I know about DSL modems?
specified DSL modem in title
Aug
9
revised IDE/PATA high-speed hard drive dock
update URL
Nov
2
revised Cannot uninstall XP SP3 update
clarify "restore directory"
Oct
27
revised How to send legible faxes?
added supported resolutions
Oct
20
revised Full-size wired keyboard with trackpad
MacOS
Oct
20
revised Full-size wired keyboard with trackpad
tags
Oct
20
revised Can you rebind four finger swipe in new Macbooks?
edited tags
Oct
20
revised Can I write Japanese on my trackpad?
edited tags
Oct
20
revised Annoying trackpad freeze on MacBook
edited tags
Oct
20
revised OS X: Reassign the Trackpad Button
edited tags
Oct
20
revised How to “middle-click” on new macbooks
edited tags
Oct
20
revised Trackpad stops clicking on a Macbook Pro
edited tags