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Software engineer, http://retracile.net from kernel to security to source control. And I have my own business, https://brickbuiltnameplates.com — LEGO® nameplate sets for your desk!

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Feb
17
comment chown -R root.root /
Oh, and you may also need to deal with sticky bits; I suspect chowning /bin/su may clear its sticky bit.
Feb
17
answered chown -R root.root /
Feb
17
comment chown -R root.root /
A bootable CD will get you started, but you've got a mess on your hands even then....
Dec
1
asked how to access resource fork of hfs+ filesystem on linux
Dec
1
comment Is it possible to run NXT-G software under Linux using Wine?
@Jan: Yay! There's another Linux-only person here! :) Oh, and check my blog (in my profile) for Linux ports of Lego-related software. (But not NXT-G, sorry.)
Nov
26
comment crontab to wake osx from sleep
The link is broken.
Nov
15
awarded  Nice Answer
Oct
27
asked KDE shared desktop is graphically slanted
Aug
14
awarded  Yearling
Feb
10
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Jan
18
comment reading an old MSWord doc / data preservation
Finally had a chance to try this. Unfortunately, the accented characters in the document render as boxes even in WordViewer.
Jan
10
awarded  Popular Question
Dec
18
asked reading an old MSWord doc / data preservation
Nov
23
comment vim line wrap with indent
As Fedora releases updates to Vim, I'm updating the patch. See retracile.net/wiki/VimBreakIndent for the latest.
Sep
14
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
13
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
14
awarded  Self-Learner
Aug
14
awarded  Yearling
Jul
12
awarded  Enthusiast
Apr
13
comment Is it possible to use a laptop as an external monitor?
Synergy+ would be great if it worked with vmware on the client... but it seems that I can't use shift, ctrl, or alt. Bug report: code.google.com/p/synergy-plus/issues/detail?id=10