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Harvey Mudd ’14
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Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
25
comment Set the title of the terminal window to the current directory
Yep. I just discovered how it works and thought it might be useful for future googlers!
Sep
23
comment Set the title of the terminal window to the current directory
The update_terminal_cwd function will set the proxy icon to the current working directory. By default $PROMPT_COMMAND is update_terminal_cwd.
Sep
3
awarded  Good Answer
Aug
20
awarded  Custodian
Aug
20
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to send the escape character on OS X terminal?
Aug
19
awarded  Good Answer
Aug
8
comment Tablet-compatible vector drawing app for OS X?
The old version of skitch is still available for download and should work fine. Hopefully they'll bring back the functionality later...
Jul
16
accepted Are Unicode characters like MUSICAL SYMBOL COMBINING STEM or RECYCLING SYMBOL FOR TYPE-1 PLASTICS used anywhere for their semantic value?
Jul
15
awarded  Yearling
Jul
15
comment Are Unicode characters like MUSICAL SYMBOL COMBINING STEM or RECYCLING SYMBOL FOR TYPE-1 PLASTICS used anywhere for their semantic value?
Neat, thank you. I can't find a list of past proposals that became part of the standard; do you know of such a list?
Jul
15
comment Are Unicode characters like MUSICAL SYMBOL COMBINING STEM or RECYCLING SYMBOL FOR TYPE-1 PLASTICS used anywhere for their semantic value?
If demonstrated use is required, is there some public documentation of this process?
Jul
14
comment Are Unicode characters like MUSICAL SYMBOL COMBINING STEM or RECYCLING SYMBOL FOR TYPE-1 PLASTICS used anywhere for their semantic value?
More off-topic follow-up: given their limited use, and likely also limited software support, why would the Unicode Consortium choose to include such characters in the standard?
Jul
14
asked Are Unicode characters like MUSICAL SYMBOL COMBINING STEM or RECYCLING SYMBOL FOR TYPE-1 PLASTICS used anywhere for their semantic value?
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Jun
26
awarded  Popular Question
May
2
awarded  Caucus
Feb
5
awarded  Nice Answer
Nov
26
awarded  Nice Answer
Nov
13
awarded  Popular Question