Monthly Archives: January 2011

Where can I get a valid debug.keystore for Android development? My attempts to generate it using keytool have failed miserably.

(You): Where can I get a valid debug.keystore for Android development? My attempts to generate it using keytool have failed miserably. (Ghion): i think it is created automatically if you use the eclipse plugin [Vark assigned category: Android, more details]

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What time do the Forex markets open? I thought it was 2200 GMT, but they appear to be open now, 2022 GMT?

(You): What time do the Forex markets open? I thought it was 2200 GMT, but they appear to be open now, 2022 GMT? (Ori): http://www.forexmarkethours.com/ (You): but that says the markets open at 5pm EST, and it’s only 3:25pm EST … Continue reading

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How can I get my Kyocera phone to stay in “picture” mode forever? Right now, it goes back to regular mode after about 30 seconds.

(You): How can I get my Kyocera phone to stay in “picture” mode forever? Right now, it goes back to regular mode after about 30 seconds. (Kevin): Sorry, I am not familiar with that particular model. Try searching here: http://www.howardforums.com/ … Continue reading

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What’s the easiest way of keeping track of my Wii Tennis scores? I know the Wii does this itself, but not in a way that I can transfer to my computer or anything.

(You): What’s the easiest way of keeping track of my Wii Tennis scores? I know the Wii does this itself, but not in a way that I can transfer to my computer or anything. (Abram): no easy way to do … Continue reading

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What’s the Perl equivalent of try/catch? Is eval and $@ the only way?

(You): What’s the Perl equivalent of try/catch? Is eval and $@ the only way? (Rich): Yes. eval{}; and $@ are the way to do it in base Perl. However, there are various modules that do this. See http://search.cpan.org/~ash/TryCatch-1.003000/lib/TryCatch.pm [http://search.cpan.org/~ash/TryCatch-1.003000/lib/TryCatch.pm] for … Continue reading

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Is there an X11 program that helps me test my mouse; in particular, which button it thinks I’m clicking? I think there’s something wrong w/ my mouse, but want to be more sure.

(You): Is there an X11 program that helps me test my mouse; in particular, which button it thinks I’m clicking? I think there’s something wrong w/ my mouse, but want to be more sure. (Tommy): https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Get_All_Mouse_Buttons_Working ———————- (Carol): what kind … Continue reading

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If I intentionally want a domain to have no MX server, what’s the traditional value to set it to? 0.0.0.0? Leaving it blank makes commands like “host foo.com” complain.

(You): If I intentionally want a domain to have no MX server, what’s the traditional value to set it to? 0.0.0.0? Leaving it blank makes commands like “host foo.com” complain. (Alexander): a domain without mx entry is completely legal, that … Continue reading

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