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Software developer, mathematician

May
14
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Using FileHistory on Windows 8 to backup to a specific folder on a network drive
Apr
23
comment Refresh Excel document without opening it
Not an answer, but: It looks like you are really hitting Excel's limitations. Maybe you need to write (have written) a "real" program, instead of doing everything inside Excel? The code which Excel runs (VB probably?) could be extracted into a separate program.
Apr
21
awarded  Caucus
Apr
12
answered Windows 7: Wi-Fi connection drops intermittently - only returns after “Troubleshoot connection” resets the adapter
Mar
19
comment 'less' command clearing screen upon exit - how to switch it off?
@K3---rnc: Scrolling with the keys definitely works on Debian. Can't say about the mouse wheel. Just ask a question :-).
Mar
19
comment 'less' command clearing screen upon exit - how to switch it off?
@K3---rnc: Hm, that's weird. I use less -X on multiple computers, and scrolling still works. Consider asking this as a separate question.
Mar
10
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How do KDE applications run under Gnome?
Mar
7
awarded  Necromancer
Feb
28
comment Looking for a Linux or Windows command line .WAV file checker
I took the liberty of adding a quote from the docs. It looks like this tool might answer the question.
Feb
28
revised Looking for a Linux or Windows command line .WAV file checker
quote docs
Feb
20
answered How can I add a warning before I turn off my computer?
Feb
13
awarded  Custodian
Feb
13
awarded  windows
Feb
10
awarded  Necromancer
Feb
5
comment Editing a .jar with `vim`
@Sathya: Thanks, I just got the message :-).
Feb
5
answered Editing a .jar with `vim`
Feb
5
answered .htaccess Allow access not file by link only
Feb
2
answered How does an operating system prevent an unprivileged process from executing a privileged instruction?
Jan
29
comment Java error with kodak app
We'll need some more information: What software exactly is this (can you give a link)? Is the problem reproducible, or intermittent? It it is reproducible, how exactly? Is the error message always the same?
Jan
28
revised How to wipe free disk space in Linux?
warning prefix about remaining data