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A self-loathing despair squid.


Feb
8
awarded  Civic Duty
Feb
7
comment How can I create a multiplatform (PC/Mac/Linux) USB stick with a Live Linux + webserver on it?
in short, check out pendrivelinux.com there's ALOT of info there.
Feb
4
answered Power surge PC damage: How can I test all components of my PC without access to a second computer?
Feb
4
comment How can I use my mobile phone as a password provider?
try lastpass if you haven't already. its ruddy brilliant.
Feb
4
answered wget (or curl) the entire contents of a forum thread?
Feb
3
comment How to identify scams online
Of course, assuming they're married.
Feb
2
answered Tutorial for those who know Vim but want to learn Emacs as well
Feb
1
comment Auto-rebuild RAID6 with MDADM
are you using a /etc/mdadm.conf file, and is md0 showing "persistant superblock" (cat /proc/md0)
Feb
1
answered Will crashplan offsite backup work if crashplan goes out of business?
Jan
31
comment I got water on my laptop and the usb ports quit working?
You did turn the machine off immediately right ? then leave it for about 48 hours in a warm place ?
Jan
28
comment Why does my computer hesitate to turn on?
indeed, same behaviour here. If the fans dont spin up it'll (hopefully) power down before damage occurs.
Jan
27
comment How to connect 6 monitors
I'm pretty sure the 6 edition lets you do #1 also.
Jan
26
comment Logging HTTP traffic on Linux
Looking at the web logs of a boy in his teens is going to be an alarming experience for all involved..... have you thought of the possible backlash this'll produce ?
Jan
26
revised is there a way to save what's printed on the display with gnu screen?
added 192 characters in body; deleted 4 characters in body
Jan
26
answered is there a way to save what's printed on the display with gnu screen?
Jan
25
comment Prevent poweroff on Debian when the physical power button is pressed
Its actually really good advice. Educate her about servers, it'll go a long way. Yesterday on an NCIS episode someone picked a laptop up by the screen and my wife just shrieked. I was so proud :)
Jan
25
comment How to discharge static electricity before opening a computer?
... But the socket switch can (and should!) be in the off position, it'll still be grounded.
Jan
25
comment What is the function of “Connect to console” in tsmmc.msc?
yes. That'll lock the remote session and you can play session tennis :)
Jan
25
answered What is the function of “Connect to console” in tsmmc.msc?
Jan
25
comment SSH login problem
what host ? linnode gives you the lish option.