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A self-loathing despair squid.


Mar
24
comment Is it really possible for most enthusiasts to hack people's Wi-Fi networks?
as far as i know, WPA(1) is not much more secure than WEP: (edit) info here: howtogeek.com/167783/…
Mar
24
answered Is it really possible for most enthusiasts to hack people's Wi-Fi networks?
Mar
21
comment Benefit to purchasing a license for sublime text?
sure. you get to feel warm and fuzzy inside.
Mar
20
comment Why does the light on the bottom of an optical mouse light up brighter when clicking or scrolling?
its very hard to click a mouse without moving it at all. Which is why many FPS gamers have the fire button on the keyboard.
Feb
28
comment Can you upgrade a laptop from an 802.11b/g to an “a” or other 5GHz compatible WLAN card?
...Unless you physically replace it.
Feb
28
comment Laptop Powers On Only When the Frame is Tweaked
... how did you find out this solution ?! its awesome ;-)
Feb
27
comment What is the default password of screen?
using a phrase-less ssh key (bad idea btw, look into ssh-agent) isn't the same as having no password. screen will want whatever the users password is on the remote system in /etc/shadow
Feb
26
answered Three beeps and then nothing?
Feb
25
reviewed Approve suggested edit on VLC: How to delete file on disk
Feb
25
reviewed Approve suggested edit on What is Windows' equivalent of the “which” command in Unix? Is there an equivalent PowerShell command?
Feb
25
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Auto-hide “notification” workaround, Windows 7: How to do multi-window operations, such as “Restore All Windows” on a non-combined group of windows?
Feb
25
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Correct way of setting Ruby2.1 as the go-to application when it referenced to/called via shell?
Feb
24
comment Is there a program that converts IPA to audio?
for a minute i thought this was about beer. disappointed :(
Feb
23
awarded  Good Answer
Feb
16
comment Make linux spin up all disks at once
FWIW: You'll lose more money in broken disks due to wear and tear from spindown than you'll save in energy
Jan
23
answered Why doesn't this cron job run?
Jan
22
comment Can I set up a RAID 5 with a bunch of drives of different sizes?
sure. I probably should have mentioned it being a terrible idea, 'twas more to illustrate a flaw in the math.
Jan
20
awarded  Enlightened
Jan
20
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
5
comment Acer aspire battey pin diagram
do you have access to a multimeter ? Messing about with battery pins without one sounds kinda, exciting.