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Carl Burks
Works at PNC Financial Services
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+Lenovo Unauthorized network card is plugged in?  It would be great if you could release an update to fix this.
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Use Bash for ability scores
#!/bin/bash for run in {1..6};do for run in {1..5};do shuf -i 1-6 -n 1; done | sort -r | head -n 3 | paste -s -d + | bc; done;
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Lets say you like to use the Linux shell for totaling up your calories. Maybe you've got a file something like this: 590<tab>soft beef tacos 290<tab>fish sandwich 380<tab>fries You could manually calculate these or... you cou...
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Check out Tiny Rain's newest album...
Today I have a special guest co-writing my blog. None other than Leah, my wonderful wife. Yesterday I downloaded my favorite local artist, Tiny Rain's new album "As the Sparks Fly Upward". An introspective departure from thei...
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Guess who will be getting a Nerd Life T-Shirt? After visiting the http://thedailywtf.com/ and seeing the http://thedailywtf.com/Articles/Announcing-the-Olympiad-of-Misguided-Geeks-at-The-Daily-WTF--Part-2.aspx  anti-programmi...
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I was using a virtual box image and realized I really didn't want to setup a permanent share from my host. mkisofs to the rescue. The guest image was for windows so I used the following command: mkisofs -J -r -o cdimage.iso...
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Lenovo Fail
Since I stopped using Apple products a while back I've been a Lenovo consumer. Today they lost me. The wireless card supplied with the laptop doesn't work well with 64 bit OS's. After researching this issue I wanted to change...
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Depending on your camera most of the file names do not add value the real information is in the exif tags on the pictures. Sometimes you just want to name the pictures by taken date: exiv2 -r '%Y%m%d-%H%M%S' rename *.JPG
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Make a file randombackgroundatinterval: #!/bin/bash while x=0;do find $1 | grep 'jpg\|png' | shuf | head -n 1 | xargs -i xloadimage -border black -onroot -fullscreen '{}'; sleep $2; done run it with the top directory for imag...
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My #ASUS   Q200 I bought #bestbuy  three months ago had S.M.A.R.T. errors this morning and the #hitachi  hard drive died this afternoon.  Is this common? 
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Using my Arduino Uno and LCD shield I made a controller for cmus.  I started with the Arduino LCD example found here: http://www.dfrobot.com/wiki/index.php?title=Arduino_LCD_KeyPad_Shield_%28SKU:_DFR0009%29 Here is the Arduin...
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I'm a computer programmer who has been coding since the 80's. I spend most of my free time with my family and writing little programs. I'm an adult fan of Lego. I am super enthusiastic about robots and random gadgets. Visit me at carl.burksbrand.com
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Pseudo Code. Leah and I were having a discussion and the topic turned to code. For some reason I opened up gedit, the Gnome Notepad equivale

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Step back to reflect and a step forward to becoming a person again. Today I stopped one of life vampires. I discontinued my iPhone. I now am

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Programming Metaphors You Need, Part 1 of Birds. Some years ago, my mother was sick in bed, and the family cat, apparently feeling she neede

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