Posts by tag: linux

Useful Linux Console Commands For Casual Users

Man, all that syntax that just wouldn’t stay in memory if you’re not using it every day!.. Here’s how you do stuff on Ubuntu. Replace example values with whatever you need. If you cannot tell example values from command names and other parameters, you probably shouldn’t be trying any of it. Please keep in mind […]


External USB Hard Drive under Linux

“640 kilobytes ought to be enough for anybody.” — unknown source (often misattributed to Bill Gates) Yesterday, I had to replace a one-terabyte external USB hard drive attached to my home file server with a larger one… Oh, I wasn’t going to ramble about these days’ lack of disk space, I just wanted to document […]




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Think About It

“One feels inclined to say that the intention that man should be happy is not included in the plan of Creation.” — Sigmund Freud

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Puns & Slips

“Sorry. I forgot what I was going to say.”