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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.


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awarded  Popular Question
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24
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Sep
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awarded  Enlightened
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awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
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Aug
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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 suggested 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
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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http://www.nikse.dk/se/ is outdated.
Jun
8
suggested suggested edit on What subtitle file editor for '.srt' files supports synchronization?
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awarded  Yearling
Jun
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comment What subtitle file editor for '.srt' files supports synchronization?
Neither urusoft.net nor blog.aegisub.net are found.
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awarded  Necromancer
May
4
comment Should I symlink my /private/var/vm dir to another volume in OS X Lion?
You might benefit from a separate volume for external swap files, but I should not prefer to use a symbolic link. Prefer the approach given in the linked question.
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