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Easy gcc compile using download_prerequisites in contrib and compiling gcc on CentOS 6 x86_64

For the longest time, I never noticed that there was a contrib directory in gcc’s source archive. Not only that, but the download_prerequisites script does an amazingly simple job that saves me minutes off a single gcc compile. What does … Continue reading

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Recovered deleted pictures from canon sdcard

I was able to use the ZAR data recovery software to restore an entire directory full of images after someone deleted their folder via the camera. http://www.z-a-recovery.com/download.htm Pretty good software and I like their name of “Zero Assumption Recovery.” Remember … Continue reading

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Command of the Week – sys_basher

I haven’t done a command in the week in such a long time that I hoped to semi resurrect into at least a monthly-weekly adventure. The sys_basher command is an excellent tool to perform some tests on cpu, memory, and … Continue reading

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windows 7 gateway 0.0.0.0 from adobe software bonjour

This happened again at work and thought I would post the “solution” for future reference. Problem: After an installation/update of an Adobe product, the Windows 7 desktop loses connecting to off the network. After doing an ipconfig, there was an … Continue reading

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compile amber 11 cuda on centos linux

Here are the steps that allowed me to actually compile amber, amber mpi, amber cuda, and some other cuda variations on Centos 5.6. After each make clean I had to rerun the python patch script, that was something wasn’t so … Continue reading

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IBM TSM 6.2

I’m switching over from EMC Legato Networker to the IBM TSM 6.2 this year and I’m still in the phase of reading the documentation. I will say that it is a ton of things to read and the concepts of … Continue reading

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DeskPins – windows software

http://users.forthnet.gr/pat/efotinis/programs/deskpins.html This is pretty sweet for Windows when you want to pin a window on top of all other ones. This works like on my linux desktop where you can just keep a window on top of all other ones.

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