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Lotus Notes’ Rich Text to MIME conversion error

Today I encountered a strange error while using Lotus Notes. I had a “ Cannot convert Notes Rich Text message to MIME message ” error: This was triggered when I tried to move certain mails from one account to another. And to add insult to injury, this nasty and dangerous error will …
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How-to fix bad commit authorship in Git

Several months ago I committed some code in my GitHub repository, but I did it from a temporary system. If I registered my authentication keys correctly to commit stuff, I forgot to create a minimal ~/.gitconfig file with the right stuff in it. The result was not good looking, as …
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My PuTTY profile template

Inspired by a recent friend’s post about an annoying PuTTY behavior (fix included) , here is my template for PuTTY profiles  . It’s just a slightly modified version of Ilya Grigorik’s “Desert” color theme , with some tweaks that suit my needs.
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Subversion commands

Native commands Produce a patch file of changes committed in revision 1377: $ svn diff -r 1376:1377 > diff.patch Merge revision 3403 of the trunk into the “1.0” branch: $ cd branches/1.0 $ svn merge -c3403 https://svn.example.com/my_project/trunk $ svn commit -m "Merge r3403 into the …
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