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Fix PGP error NO_PUBKEY when apt-get updating

It is common to find that a  sudo apt-get update does not do a clean job because of a couple of missing public keys. You might get something of the type: 297 more words

How To

Activate Windows 7 Pro DOS Command Line

In DOS prompt:

  1. Type cd c:\windows\system32
  2. Type cscript \windows\system32\slmgr.vbs /ato



Reconfigure Timezone from the Command Line

📅 October 24, 2016
The timezone setting (tzdata) determines how time is displayed on a Linux system. This is specified using a location string, and we can change this string to set a system’s timezone to any timezone on the planet. 293 more words


Starting to Code

When I started my coding journey one of the first things I did was the Codecademy course on HTML and CSS. Codecademy courses are great, but I find using their sandpit to see what my code looked like was an abstraction which meant that some of the lessons didn’t quite sink in.  537 more words

Opensource.com: 3 Twitter clients for the Linux command line

This looks like fun: 3 Twitter clients for the Linux command line. “While this may seem like a solution searching for a problem, for some people interacting with Twitter in a terminal window makes sense. 35 more words

Useful Stuff

Installing SQLCMD

For anyone who wasn’t aware SQLCMD is a command line tool for running T-SQL statements and scripts. Before anyone says anything I want to point out that yes, I realize that you can use Powershell instead. 222 more words

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