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ANZ banking system fault!!!

Hmm … I am wondering whether anyone else had experience being charged “overdrawn fee” by ANZ when there is not overdrawn? I had …. 3 times! Here is the scenario: ANZ Access Advantage Account with $0 balance, and ANZ Online … Continue reading

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Forcing 16:9 resolution onto Linux GUI

Sometimes, Linux can’t detect the monitor resolution properly, eg 1920X1080 (16:9), so we will need to be creative and trick the Linux to think that’s a new video mode for that resolution. Here is some brief steps how I got … Continue reading

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Matlab – tips and tricks

Would like to ensure all additional MATLAB support packages are installed on the share location: 1. launch matlab as “root” user 2. find out the current support package root (default is homedir: matlabshared.supportpkg.getSupportPackageRoot() 3. set it to a share location: … Continue reading

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Linux 101 – crond

Always remember to put full path of the scripts or commands to be run in crond.

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Basic steps to setup pulseaudio (DisplayPort output) in Linux

Here is some basic steps (and reminder to self):1. install pulseaudio-utils # yum install pulseaudio-utils 2. Check which output to can be use: # pactl list Note: ** find the output you need, the 1 I am outputing is "output:hdmi-stereo-extra2+input:analog-stereo" … Continue reading

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Am I good in anything at all?

I don’t know how to cook except fried egg, and boil water (for instance noodles and 3 in 1 coffee/tea). I don’t know how to play any music, can’t even sing without hurting others’ eardrums. I don’t know how to … Continue reading

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All of the sudden …

All of the sudden, I felt like the time had halt, and nothing seem to move. This is just a small stopover, and I shall start again soon.

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