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Perry Myers
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Married with 2 kids, working for Red Hat from Pittsburgh, PA
Married with 2 kids, working for Red Hat from Pittsburgh, PA

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Meet Halle, my pink fluffy unicorn, dancing on rainbows :) 
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Some updates... Looks like there might be some quality issues with the SSD (corrupted rootfs) and trying to reinstall with F21 via USB stick no longer works. Had to revert to F20 on a USB stick.

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Using the 'find' command effectively
I used to write complex shell scripts to process batches of files for processing via commands like ffmpeg or ogg123. Typically I'd start with a find command and then pipe the output into a loop, but this was always tricky as many of my media filenames have ...

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Updated to include experiences with using Fedora 21 on the 720 series Acer Chromebook and a newer model with better processor/RAM.

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Treadmill/standing desk v2.0. Now to make sure I start using it consistently...
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Fedora 20 (LXDE LiveCD) on my Acer c720P Chromebook
There seem to be a lot of posts out there about getting various Linux distros installed on a variety of Chromebooks, but I didn't see one that covered the Acer c720 specific to Fedora 20 .  So, I figured I'd give it a go and see where things ended up. For s...

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Fedora 20 (LXDE LiveCD) on my Acer c720P Chromebook
There seem to be a lot of posts out there about getting various Linux distros installed on a variety of Chromebooks, but I didn't see one that covered the Acer c720 specific to Fedora 20 .  So, I figured I'd give it a go and see where things ended up. For s...

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My daughter made me a bracelet with an owl on it. This is by far the only thing of importance to happen this week. #perspective
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Some scripts to help with doing demos of RDO (OpenStack) on RHEL, CentOS and Fedora
A few weeks ago I was invited to give a talk on RDO  (which is a distribution of OpenStack for RPM based Linux) at COLUG in Columbus, OH.  In prep for that, my esteemed colleague Dan Radez gave me a slide deck to start from which included a demo script .  I...

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Script to make running join.me desktop sharing easier on Fedora 20
A few months ago I posted a set of steps to get the server portion of the join.me desktop sharing solution working under wine on Fedora 19.  I reinstalled my Fedora box to F20 and needed to get this working again, and of course decided "I should script that...
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