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Dec
14
awarded  Yearling
Dec
9
comment How to forcibly close a socket in TIME_WAIT?
@EJP Failing early is almost always the right call. Networking isn't reliable, and fighting that will slow things down. A crashed app can't assume that any data made it out safely.
Nov
13
comment SMART short offline test never ends for all drives of a RAID1
Other explanations: superuser.com/questions/766943/smart-test-never-finishes
May
8
awarded  Notable Question
Mar
18
revised How useful is mounting /tmp noexec?
nicer search url
Feb
25
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
30
comment On Ubuntu 11.10, is it possible to decrypt 2 hard disks encrypted with LUKS / LVM by entering only one passphrase at boot?
askubuntu.com/a/204189
Dec
14
awarded  Yearling
Dec
11
awarded  Custodian
Dec
11
reviewed No Action Needed Exclude the root from a ProxPass directive, but keep everything below the root included
Dec
11
reviewed Reviewed How to work around an uncooperative HTTP Proxy?
Dec
11
comment How to work around an uncooperative HTTP Proxy?
That's an intercepting proxy; transparent is this.
Dec
11
reviewed No Action Needed Permission issue with SQL Server backup via Mintenance Plan
Dec
11
reviewed No Action Needed How to whitelist a directory in Apache configuration
Dec
11
reviewed Approve Do CNAME records overrule A records?
Dec
11
awarded  Custodian
Dec
11
reviewed Approve How to automatically start supervisord on Linux (Ubuntu)
Dec
11
reviewed Approve Exclude the root from a ProxPass directive, but keep everything below the root included
Oct
22
awarded  Revival
Sep
21
revised How to mirror filesystems with millions of hardlinks?
small clarification