The future of Linux

Rich Shepard rshepard at
Tue Jun 11 00:28:52 CEST 2013

On Tue, 11 Jun 2013, Chris Angelico wrote:

> ... but I prefer not to run a graphical file manager as root (mainly due
> to a history of such things going and doing too much - like moving a
> directory to trash unexpectedly and without a confirmation, really don't
> want that happening to /etc!).


   That's why you back up daily with dirvish, right? :-)

   Try restoring all the dot files in your home directory without a current
backup. Serious PITA!


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