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  1. booo

    Career Advice

    i have seen both sides. it happens only with shitty hr. i would stay away from hr asking about gaps it actually highlights shitty company culture. they would leverage it for salary negotiations. Always remember its very difficult to find good engineers.
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    Career Advice

    ML and Data science needs math and statistics. it quickly jumps into calculus. this video will give you better idea.
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    Need a Ergonomic Chair if its better then an gaming chair

    have you thought about sit-stand desk?
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    Linux Batch Move Job

    you have to mount remote file systems to use them that's how linux works. now, cifs uses cifs ports(udp 137 and 138 and tcp 139 and 445) if you don't want to use those ports you can use ssh-fs which uses ssh(port22) but then you will have to mount too. think of mounting as mapping a network...
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    The "Everyday" show-off thread !

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    SD Card Corruption Raspberry Pi

    i dont have a lot of experience with sd cards but you can try sudo sgdisk --zap-all -o /dev/sda and/or wipefs -a /dev/sda assuming that /dev/sda is you sd card which is a bit suspicious so verify the device name by executing lsscsi command.
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    Linux Batch Move Job

    okay.... step 1: mount target folder on pi. ex: mount -t cifs -o username=booo //ipaddress/C$/Users/booo/Downloads /mnt/pc_mount step2: rsync -avzhp /home/pi/Documents /mnt/pc_mount/ remember this is linux and all forward slashes’/‘ and not backslashes’\’ to use cifs you will need to ‘sudo apt...
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    Linux Batch Move Job

    1G ethernet is faster than usb 2, so if possible connect the hdd to another machine and mount it over nfs. if both rip and second machine are connected using ethernet cable then you can get better transfer rates. another possibility is to connect both hdds using powered usb 3 hub.
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    The "Everyday" show-off thread !

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    The "Everyday" show-off thread !

    pretty thing arrived today. looks and feels great. wanted a better keyboard at work. currently use a gaetron 61 keyboard and wanted something better with arrow keys. gaetron required fn keypress for arrow keys and bit of a hassle when using with terminal and vi. this one is supposed to feel like...
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    The "Everyday" show-off thread !

    stick/tig/mig? btw, you have welder then why are you even asking questions here start welding dude!
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    Cloud storage

    Setting up home nas part is very easy, if you want to set a networked storage for backup purposes, you should get a linux box that can have internal hdds, preferably mix of ssds and hdds, install nfs/btrfs and span filesystem across the drives, these filesystems are smart enough to recognize the...
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    Linux Batch Move Job

    First don't temporarily connect another hdd. if it is on a windows machine, use share and mount it using mount.cifs and if it lives on other linux machine, just share it using nfs. Second, Add rsync commands as cron job between local drive and mounted folder. second method is to chain different...
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    Linux I upgraded from Xubuntu 18.04 to 20.04 and everything became faster.

    been using 20.10 for a couple of months now, I really hate the gnome that comes with it, but mate has been pretty good overall. but then I use it as my daily drive at work. mostly coding stuff mostly I live in the terminal for most of the day. Thinking about switching to fedora with kde plasma...
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    Apple M1 5nm chip launched for macbook air and pro 13 inch

    The video below gives a good context to apple's approach. now what I am excited about is ARM's foray into datacenter now that Nvidia owns ARM. Mac mini is already getting into data centers but...
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    VPS Query

    no, no you are right. but, I would not trust oracle to not send lawyers. I would use oracle cloud with caution, if they have your cc details, they will find a way to charge it.
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    VPS Query

    Oracle and free. LMAO. Do read the fine print carefully.
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    Your most and least favourite tech Youtubers

    my favorite is "this old Tony" least fav tech tuber is Linus tech tips. He used to put good benchmarks but now all he wants to do is to do something stupid and clickbaity.
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    Do you believe in God?

    My idea is that people start following certain religion and/or start believing in god when they are vulnerable. but yeah i agree. not believing in god could also be a religion.