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Jan
20
revised How can I run Debian stable but install some packages from testing?
Make it clear exactly which versions of Debian this answer applies to
Sep
12
revised Apt pin and self hosted apt repo
add second try
May
29
revised How to Chown a directory recursively including hidden files or directories
added note about changing dir permissions
May
25
revised How to check when yum update was last run
Added link to plugin I wrote
May
17
revised How to check when yum update was last run
indented output so it displays properly
Sep
20
revised How to make local /etc/group take priority over LDAP when names collide?
corrected typo in file extract
Sep
6
revised AVG unattended update from local directory
edited tags
May
9
revised What's the strengths and weaknesses of existing configuration management systems?
corrected link
Jan
31
revised OpenVPN + iptables / NAT routing
edited tags
Nov
9
revised Mail Server using Postfix
edited tags
Oct
28
revised Trouble accessing port 25 on an EC2 instance
added file contents
Oct
28
revised Trouble accessing port 25 on an EC2 instance
added more details
Oct
16
revised Linux console is unusable when LDAP server is down
fixed formatting error
Aug
25
revised Compiled ruby fails to find curses
added 183 characters in body
Jul
15
revised Ubuntu: How to decrypt home directory, swap (basically everything) without reinstalling?
edited tags
Jun
30
revised How should I securely wipe data from a hard drive?
updated link
May
21
revised What are useful .screenrc settings?
Updated to refer to byobu.
Feb
20
revised cfengine3 file_copy only on source side change
edited tags
Feb
20
revised cfengine3 outputs directory
edited tags
Feb
17
revised Poll: What is your favourite terminal program?
added images