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before I forget it: to copy user settings in Windows 7, just use EasyTransfer. It gets most things. Also regedit /e is your friend.
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Awesome way to see the "sound barrier"
 
An Air Force Test Pilot School T-38C passes in front of the sun at a supersonic speed, creating shockwaves that are caught photographically for research. More: http://go.nasa.gov/1TPFfUZ
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this. is. awesome.
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It's useful AND pretty. Not as elegant as the periodic table of elements, but it would make a good poster at work
 
RegEx Cheat Sheet for Advance Linux Users
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wow.

I gotta learn me some [ mg]awk ... but also, this nicely highlights the elegance of pipelines and multiprocessing ideas from the '70s.
Introduction. As I was browsing the web and catching up on some sites I visit periodically, I found a cool article from Tom Hayden about using Amazon Elastic Map Reduce (EMR) and mrjob in order to compute some statistics on win/loss ratios for chess games he downloaded from the millionbase ...
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I never actually knew what this song was called until last night, or who wrote it (Jonny Young), or produced it (Molly Meldrum), let alone who sung it. Wow... what a psychodelic, orgasmic masterpiece.

(I also kinda missed Countdown, because it was over by the time I was finally a teenager and would be allowed to watch it on the family TV).

Aaanyway... of the recordings I could find in YouTube, this is the best. The one for The Dish is clearer but is messed up with the space-race stuff. 
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Here is a fun way to trance. Stream DI:Psy Chill on smart phone (use a browser like Firefox) then open Project M visualizer and Cast it to your TV and home theater with Chrome Cast..... Whoa. Now get a drink and turn down the lights
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I should read this soon.
 
Learn how to monitor your Apache website logs in real time from terminal or via a web browser.

#linux #sysadmin #webserver #tecmint
GoAccess is an interactive and real time web server log analyzer program that quickly analyze and view web server logs.
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This past, and the pages it links to, seem to me like a great intro to the mysterious git, using an interface that doesn't suck
I love Emacs. I only started using it a few months ago, but I'm already hopelessly in love with its (unapparent) simplicity and crazy extensibility. Perhaps my custom hand-crafted .emacs, -- yes, I call it hand-crafted -- alongwith the fact...
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I just learned what it was that Tasmanian Premier Will Hosgmann apologized for in parliament today. Shocking, incorporate, bullying about suicide. And it's repeat behavior. He should resign, and if not I hope he is voted out of office by the Tasmanian people. I won't support him or his party ever. Very upset
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That is cool, thanks NASA
 
During this week’s total solar eclipse, the DSCOVR Observatory captured the moon’s shadow marching across Earth’s sunlit face. Take a look: http://go.nasa.gov/1LVbCiJ
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A worthy weekend project
 
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I am a family man, father of three lovely boys. Happily married for 15 years, currently living in Hobart, Tasmania. I play musical instruments (Trombone/Timpani/Traps) and I hold a 2nd Dan ("black belt") in Taekwondo. I like Open Architecture computers, Open Source software, and Open Crown hats. Akubra, of course :D

On a professional level, I am a Computer Applications Support Engineer, focusing on the application of technology to business functions in finance and government, and bridging between the Developer, BA/QA  and Systems worlds, which I've been doing since before there was a "DevOps" movement. I have worked with major I.T. firms as well as a government owned forest management organisation. I am an experienced cat herder and specialize in fitting round pegs to square holes. Handy in a tight squeeze to help get that late project of yours over the line.

My strengths include systems administration and automation, configuration management, database design, development and implementation, change management, incident response and root-cause analysis. I know a very little about an awful lot of tech' -- enough to shoot myself in the foot and take a leg off. People seem to think this makes me a good person to come to when they are in a bind.

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