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Studying Business, IT & Management at The Hague University of Applied Sciences. BI enthousiast.


Jan
7
comment Why do workstation graphics cards cost far more than equivalent consumer graphics cards?
Excellent answer!
Jan
7
comment Why can't computers boot instantly?
I fail to see how LOC should be an indicator for boot up time. And the problem is not in that the OS is so large, but with device initialisation etc. See Lennart Poettering's intro/motivation for systems for example: 0pointer.de/blog/projects/systemd.html
Sep
24
comment Any way to access StackExchange from a text only browser?
Maybe Netsurf is an alternative to console browsers. It even.has a.fbdev front-end.
Aug
17
comment Development environment for Linux wireless using sparse
Try vim + ctags or emacs. KDevelop should also be able to handle that amount of code.
Aug
2
comment Permanently disable second screen
Although this should work, it didn't in combination with GDM3. Thanks for the hint.
Aug
1
comment Permanently disable second screen
Yes it does, but there's no option under Video that allows for disabling monitors. Pretty dull, IMHO. Thanks for you patience!
Aug
1
comment Permanently disable second screen
Yes, I know. I hoped for that too. And it's even a 'business system' (Dell Latitude D830) ...
Aug
1
comment Permanently disable second screen
I looked for it, but the BIOS does not provide such an option.
Mar
13
comment How to disable sticky corners in Windows 8?
This finally worked for me. Thanks!
Feb
10
comment Linux OS for Mac PowerBook g3 (1998)
10.4 it seems. However, there are some known problems: eshop.macsales.com/OSXCenter/XPostFacto/…
Feb
10
comment Change Win7 taskbar position (overriding GPO, Registry Editor, Admin. Rights)
Have you tried asking them how they changed the taskbar's position?
Feb
10
comment Linux OS for Mac PowerBook g3 (1998)
Or you could use XPostFacto to install OS X: eshop.macsales.com/OSXCenter/XPostFacto
Dec
11
comment Laptop keyboard stopped functioning properly
Have you tried to take the keys off and put them on again? You should hear a click when putting them back on ...
Dec
11
comment Laptop keyboard stopped functioning properly
Did you try cleaning your keyboard?
Jul
1
comment OpenOffice Writer page style bug?
Did you try LibreOffice? They fixed a lot of bugs, maybe your's is affected.
Jun
20
comment ssh - user xyz does not exist
How do you invoke ssh? You can specify a user by doing this: ssh FinbarMcFoo@securehost.com. This user must of course exist on securehost.com ...
May
16
comment LibreOffice Impress messes up letter spacing in Slide Show, design view looks normal
May I suggest to ask this at ask.libreoffice.org/questions ? I think you have better chances to get an answer there.
Apr
18
comment How to change an image resolution in Libre Office or Open Office?
No idea, sorry. But feel free to submit a bug report at libreoffice.org/get-help/bug
Apr
16
comment USB Mouse doesn't work after turning on Laptop
Does the issue persist when you wake up from hibernation?
Apr
10
comment Why can't I shut down the avahi-daemon in Fedora Linux?
If you have time, please upvote and/or pick an answer. Thanks!