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A paranoid sys-admin, somewhere in the galaxy.


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comment Secured bash history usage
Bash history is there for comfort (search/execute already typed command) not logging. What you are asking is to add airbags to your rolling couch so you can go on the road :-p
Mar
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comment Detect filesystem type (can't mount filesystem image .img)
@halorty: mostly unusable garbage... let's try dd if=file.img | strings | head -20 and see if there are readable things.
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comment Open source command line tools for indexing a large number of text files
seams stable: Subversion repo
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revised Detect filesystem type (can't mount filesystem image .img)
more uniform file name; added 38 characters in body
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revised echo newline character not working in bash
typography
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comment echo newline character not working in bash
aliasing echo like you want is a bad practice IMHO
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answered Detect filesystem type (can't mount filesystem image .img)
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comment Create Virtualbox image of a physical partition
With some tricks, you can boot the partition directly.
Feb
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answered Why is Used + Available disk space always less than Total disk space?
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comment Sleep does not work
In Ubuntu, open GParted. Next to your Windows (NTFS) partition, in the "Flags", check that "boot" is present. If not, right-click -> "manage flags" -> check the box "boot"