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by less than a day probably due to the hardware clock being incorrectly set

Posted 09-28-2012 at 02:25 AM by ted_chou12

When I run e2fsck/fsck, I find that the following message appears:
by less than a day probably due to the hardware clock being incorrectly set)
If you run tune2fs:
ted:$ tune2fs -l /dev/sda1
tune2fs 1.41.14 (22-Dec-2010)
Filesystem volume name:   <none>
Last mounted on:          <not available>
Filesystem UUID:          65da4171-080d-4fd4-a967-7e0792513aad
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Run cron jobs using screen

Posted 09-28-2012 at 01:02 AM by Skaperen
Updated 11-12-2012 at 07:40 PM by Skaperen

I now run many (and soon to be most) of my cron jobs under the screen program. This is easily done by using the screen options "-dmS" followed by the screen session name to use, followed by the command to be run. This will quickly exit, leaving the command running in the disconnected screen session. This seems to work just fine through cron.

You can do this one of two different ways. The simple way is to specify the screen command in the crontab job file directly. Another...
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Web sites should stop using email for signups

Posted 09-27-2012 at 12:31 PM by Skaperen

Email is so last century. Sure, many people still use it. I do to communicate with family and friends. But this is really out of place for so much other stuff. It just gets polluted with all the signups people have to do. People are now creating alternate email addresses, usually anonymous, for all these signup sites. This is so the real email, if they even have one, does not get polluted.

What good is it to do signups by email?

1. To make sure people only sign...
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Java CAD and Imaging

Posted 09-27-2012 at 07:57 AM by NullTerminator
Updated 09-27-2012 at 08:08 AM by NullTerminator


Archimedes CAD

Google Java Cad

Java 2d cube rotator applet

Java 3d links

Graphics2d canvas, panel, etc

Sanselan image writer/reader
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How to Change the UUID on a VDI File

Posted 09-26-2012 at 01:57 AM by kashifazizawan (Kashif Aziz Awan)

How to Change the UUID on a VDI File

o 1
Open a command prompt window by clicking “Start,” typing “Command Prompt” into the search box and pressing “Enter.”
o 2
Type the following command and press “Enter” to change to the VirtualBox directory. Replace the default directory with the location of your VirtualBox directory if you installed Virtualbox to a custom location.
Cd C:\Program Files\Oracle\Virtualbox
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