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seen Jul 14 at 13:51
Sorry about what happens later.

May
19
comment CIDR < 5 not allowed
What command are you running that produces that error message? Please clarify the question and tag it with the specific system you're using.
Apr
24
comment Specify the shell variant in Emacs local variables for the file
The sh-set-shell command does the wrong thing: it adds a shebang line, to a file that specifically should not have one.
Apr
24
comment Specify the shell variant in Emacs local variables for the file
I've submitted a bug report, thanks.
Jul
29
comment Keep GnuPG credentials cached for entire user session
Is this a “you can't do what you're asking” response? It's not clear, since you're talking about limiting the session length or limiting caching time. I want exactly the opposite of that: no arbitrary limit on the cache time or session length.
Jul
26
comment Using GnuPG and its daemon gpg-agent
You'll need to spend some time to try to pin down under what circumstances it fails and what circumstances it succeeds. If you can describe what's reliably correlated with the failure then someone else is more likely to think of a solution.
May
8
comment Add more than one keyboard shortcut for an action in GNOME
Dan: Already did, please see the question text.
Apr
20
comment Any shortcut for “cd ..”?
I suspect the people who need ‘cd ..’ so often have the “I must cd into a directory before talking about the files there” anti-pattern, rather than specifying filesystem paths.
Jul
22
comment Substitute a font in a PDF document
Thanks for the comment, I've expanded on the description to answer your questions.
Mar
24
comment Forgot the username
No, /etc/passwd may well not contain the account, and may not be used at all on some systems.
Mar
24
comment Where can I learn various hacking techniques on the web?
They're wrong, then :-)
Mar
24
comment Where can I learn various hacking techniques on the web?
Also, please don't sully the good name of hackers by conflating them with crackers. catb.org/~esr/faqs/hacker-howto.html
Mar
23
comment gVIM “put” driving me mad, how do I “put” at the beginning of a line
You should really ask your second, unrelated question as a separate question.