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May
1
awarded  Yearling
Apr
26
revised Password Manager that allows syncing accross platforms
Added mention of 1Password/Windows
Apr
12
comment MySQL installation question
please reformat!
Apr
12
comment How to recover from failed Mysql schema update, with replication?
@OmerGertel: Well it's definitely not programming related , so I agree, should be on SF.
Mar
18
answered search engine (bing) lost my www
Feb
22
awarded  Popular Question
Feb
13
comment Password best practices
@Will M: thanks for the link. It is so easy to forget that some high-tech problems have a solution older than the bible!
Feb
5
accepted Password Manager that allows syncing accross platforms
Feb
5
comment Password Manager that allows syncing accross platforms
The latest edition of 1Password allows exporting an encrypted web page. I use this feature together with DropBox and the iPhone to make my password list visible/usable (DropBox) and editable (iPhone) from multiple locattions and systems.
Feb
5
awarded  Scholar
Feb
5
accepted Howto install recent mono on a Linux distro other than Suse (e.g. Debian/Ubuntu)?
Feb
5
revised Howto install recent mono on a Linux distro other than Suse (e.g. Debian/Ubuntu)?
added 62 characters in body
Feb
1
answered Howto install recent mono on a Linux distro other than Suse (e.g. Debian/Ubuntu)?
Jan
11
comment shell pipe behavior with MySQLDump
several GB is not "large" .. the optimal approach taken depends very much on DB size, available CPU power (for compression and de-compression) bandwidth and transmission cost.
Nov
28
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Oct
29
comment How can I edit/update hosts(etc/hosts) file using any programming language
by editing /etc/hosts you are not "creating" a domain. You would be adding a hostname/ip pair, that then allows the local system to access that machine using the hostname in stead of the IP address. ..But then, you propably knew that..
Oct
29
comment How can I edit/update hosts(etc/hosts) file using any programming language
@imrul: DONT RUN ANYTHING FROM A WEBSERVER WITH ADMIN RIGHTS ... calming down: seriously, this can/will allow a hacker to take over your system
Oct
29
comment Locking Desktop USB Ports
Which setting depends on the BIOS. Look for features that enable/disable usb boot and/or selecting boot drives at startup.
Oct
21
answered Open Source Task Portal?
Oct
20
comment How to rescue oracle instance having oradata and admin?
sounds desperate .. desperate enough to give us more info - what happened, what should be there, what needs to happen - so we can try to help?