September 17th, 2012 by depesz | Tags: , , , , , , | 1 comment »

For those of you that don't know - Tmux is program similar to screen, but written from scratch, with different functionality, approach, and capabilities. I would like to show one particular case where I found that Tmux does something that screen ...

Today, I released new version of OmniPITR - 0.5.0. This new version has one important new feature - which is so called "direct destination" for backups. What it means? What it does? How it helps? Let's see...

December 13th, 2010 by depesz | Tags: , , , , , | 6 comments »

At home I have couple of machines, but one of them takes relatively long time to login to. It looks like this: =$ time ssh blob id -u 1000 real 0m0.401s user 0m0.010s sys 0m0.000s While ...

July 10th, 2009 by depesz | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Slow vim startup

I had today a very weird situation. From my laptop, I ssh to another system, and from there to yet another. On this final system I noticed that vim starts relatively slow. i.e. this command: time vim -u /dev/null -c ":q" returned time in ...

March 29th, 2008 by depesz | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on using separate environments for people using single account

there is this situation: multiple people have to have access to single system account on unix/linux. you are one of them, but you really want to have your own environment. aliases, path, and so on. problem? others dont want your changes. is ...