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Day job: IT support to CENTRIM and Brighton Business School – four days per week at Freeman Centre on University of Sussex campus, one day at Mithras House on University of Brighton campus.


Sep
25
comment On OS X, what's a double panic?
@Hennes it's a good explanation; make it an answer then I'll vote up (and others can simply vote down with a comment if it's irrelevant to modern OS X). Considering the first answer below, I suspect that it is relevant.
Sep
25
revised On OS X, what's a double panic?
most recent xnu source
Sep
25
suggested approved edit on On OS X, what's a double panic?
Sep
25
revised On OS X, what's a double panic?
A better idea of what a double panic looks like, and a link to a seemingly outdated point of reference.
Sep
25
asked On OS X, what's a double panic?
Sep
25
revised Access a ZFS volume in Windows?
Incompatibility with ZFS pool version 28
Sep
24
awarded  Popular Question
Sep
24
awarded  Announcer
Sep
12
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
12
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
6
awarded  Announcer
Aug
6
comment Reallocated bad sectors cause my HDD to slow down?
@Ramhound I did so. As far as I recall, the more recent documentation did not contain the relevant information.
Aug
5
answered What keyboard shortcuts move, resize, and maximize windows under Mac OS X?
Aug
5
comment How to reproduce the behavior of Mac OS X's dead keys on Windows 7?
The download links no longer work.
Jul
20
revised How can I clone a hard drive directly to a vdi image
The current user manual, for 4.2.16, specifies `convertfromraw` (not `createfromraw`).
Jul
20
suggested approved edit on How can I clone a hard drive directly to a vdi image
Jul
10
comment Can a command with ioreg show the parts of the tree (of the I/O Kit registry in OS X) where UUIDs of volumes are found – with those UUIDs?
If we defocus from ioreg, then wonder whether an answer could involve VolumeToBSDNode
Jun
29
awarded  Announcer
Jun
15
comment How to change default app for all files of particular file type through terminal in OS X?
Side note: the "unnecessarily difficult" quote was from from the first edition of an answer to a different question.
Jun
8
revised What subtitle file editor for '.srt' files supports synchronization?
http://www.nikse.dk/se/ is outdated.