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Mar
23
comment Are .pid files reliable for determining whether a process is running?
@atk: unfortunately, there's no way to ensure that the PID does not get reused between time of check and time of use ...
Jan
25
comment When does `cron.daily` run?
Try novosial.org/shell/useless-cat maybe?
Jan
11
comment netstat shows a listening port with no pid but lsof does not
Hmm, I wonder why it doesn't assign a PID to the NFS client just so you can see what's up with that ... I guess that'd require it to have a worker thread or something?
Jan
11
comment forget my old password. how can i recover that
Theoretically, given a backup, you could extract the old hashed password and overwrite the current one with it ... but it's still a crazy question.
Jan
11
answered Git commit auditing
Jan
11
comment Debugging incorrect certificate with SNI for some clients
@DavidSchwartz: Why is this not an answer?
Oct
19
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Oct
19
reviewed Reviewed How can I download Maven artifacts in chef?
Oct
19
reviewed Reviewed Unable to Mange DNS via MMC
Oct
19
reviewed Reviewed How to reliably take Java Heap Dumps?
Oct
19
reviewed Reviewed Postfix sends to original recipient name instead of alias name
Oct
19
comment Postfix sends to original recipient name instead of alias name
Indeed, this is normal auto-forwarding behavior.
Oct
19
reviewed Reviewed php5-gd shows in “php -i | grep -i gd” but not in phpinfo();
Oct
19
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Oct
19
reviewed Reviewed php5-gd shows in “php -i | grep -i gd” but not in phpinfo();
Oct
11
comment How do I block Internet access for a user on a Windows 7 Professional machine?
@SpacemanSpiff: What's to stop them changing it back again? Or plugging something else in, for that matter?
Sep
29
suggested rejected edit on How to check who blocks ICMP during MTU path negotiation?
Sep
29
revised iptables — OK, **now** am I doing it right?
Add syntax highlighting for the shell script
Sep
29
comment iptables — OK, **now** am I doing it right?
You seem to have left out the part where you suggest some higher-level tools?
Sep
29
suggested approved edit on iptables — OK, **now** am I doing it right?