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by jonniosaurus
Thu Sep 25, 2014 6:21 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Main Edition: BASH vulnerability a.k.a. 'Shellshock'
Replies: 189
Views: 145179

Re: Shell Shock vulnerability

mint update hasn't fixed it. i'm getting busted running:
env X="() { :;} ; echo busted" `which bash` -c "echo completed"
by jonniosaurus
Thu Sep 25, 2014 4:33 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Main Edition: BASH vulnerability a.k.a. 'Shellshock'
Replies: 189
Views: 145179

Shell Shock vulnerability

Quick question,

how does one manually patch this with this: http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/bash/bash-4. ... bash42-048

i tried wget http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/bash/bash-4. ... bash42-048

and then patch -p0 bin\bash bash42-048 but it didn't work.

man i suck at bash :(
by jonniosaurus
Sun May 25, 2014 7:44 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: best ISO for an older notepad
Replies: 3
Views: 359

best ISO for an older notepad

Hi, I'm currently running mint on my desktop and was thinking about doing the same on my old notepad. it's a fairly creaky MSI Wind running windows 7 (x86) 4gb Ram Intel 1.4 ghz single core processor. I hesitate to install the latest mint ISO on the grounds that it doesn't have a big hard drive (alt...
by jonniosaurus
Wed May 14, 2014 10:06 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: @username-To-be-filled-by-O-E-M D'oh!! [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 3511

Re: @username-To-be-filled-by-O-E-M D'oh!!

altair4 wrote:In order to do this without resulting in some obscure error or interfere with any lan file sharing you might be involved in you need to change the name in 2 locations - nearly simultaneously - and as root.
many thanks, that did it!
by jonniosaurus
Wed May 14, 2014 4:26 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: @username-To-be-filled-by-O-E-M D'oh!! [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 3511

@username-To-be-filled-by-O-E-M D'oh!! [SOLVED]

In my infinite newbness I appear to have accidentally set my default username on terminal as: jonniosaurus@jonniosaurus-To-be-filled-by-O-E-M given that this fills 2 3rds of a small bash window, i'd like to change everything after the @ symbol! What do I need to do? I can't figure on the right searc...

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