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bio website administratosphere.wordpress.…
location Madison, WI
age 52
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seen Feb 21 at 19:19

I'm a UNIX and Linux System Administrator, mostly specializing in Linux and HP-UX and Solaris, but also familiar with OpenVMS. I've worked with Debian, Ubuntu, Red Hat, Fedora, FreeBSD, and OpenBSD on multiple platforms including Mac PowerPC, HP-9000, and Intel.


Feb
28
awarded  Tumbleweed
Feb
21
asked Sending Google SMS without original phone number
Feb
21
awarded  Informed
Apr
17
comment Other than portability, are there any other advantages (or disadvantages) to storing apps on external storage?
sweet! Nice to know; thanks.
Apr
16
comment Other than portability, are there any other advantages (or disadvantages) to storing apps on external storage?
Another drawback: when restoring from backups, all restored apps go into main memory - which causes the restore to fail when main memory fills up.
Apr
16
awarded  Editor
Apr
16
revised Can I use my phone as an audio device via Wifi?
fixed spelling; removed awful "allow to" construct
Apr
16
suggested approved edit on Can I use my phone as an audio device via Wifi?
Jan
11
awarded  Autobiographer
Aug
18
awarded  Student
Aug
18
comment I have to talk in an American accent despite setting voice recognition to English UK
The Google "411 directory voice service" was GOOG-411 and has been retired since October of 2010 - two months before this question was asked...
Aug
17
awarded  Supporter