Unix & Linux
Unix & Linux Meta
to customize your list.
more stack exchange communities
Start here for a quick overview of the site
Detailed answers to any questions you might have
Discuss the workings and policies of this site
Unix & Linux
How do I limit the number of files printed by ls?
Is there a way to limit the quantity of listed files on a ls command? I've seen: ls | head -4 but to get head to be executed I need to wait for ls to finish execution, and with directories with an ...
Sep 26 '11 at 19:44
newest limit command-line questions feed
Hot Network Questions
How to find out the manufacturing date of a battery from linux
Messages on OS X: control the default account for contacting a person?
How can I beat Al Gore in a fight?
Can be solved without L'Hopital?
What to do if assignment is against student's religion?
Do we need to formally teach the Greek Alphabet?
Is there a device with multi auxiliary (AUX) serial ports to configure multiple devices
Why we don't use wider interfaces on wide screens
Why can we still crack snapchat photos in 12 lines of Ruby?
How to edit files in /usr/bin?
Why does the Stack Overflow swag request form have six address lines?
avoiding an oncoming vehicle -- what is the specific term for this in English?
Adding HTTPS to second website not working?
Equivalence of AIC and p-values in model selection
Drink Recipe Database
Did planes crash into the WTC on 9-11?
Prime number generator exercise
Published on blog but taken down: Still remains previously-published?
Shortest code to print ':)' random times
I think, I suppose, I guess, and I reckon: is there any difference?
Can my employer require me to work outside my established working hours?
Examples of mathematical results discovered "late"
I am considering leasing a new car for my ex-wife. What can go wrong?
Repeat a command every x interval of time?
more hot questions
Life / Arts
Culture / Recreation
TeX - LaTeX
Unix & Linux
Ask Different (Apple)
Geographic Information Systems
Science Fiction & Fantasy
Seasoned Advice (cooking)
Personal Finance & Money
English Language & Usage
Mi Yodeya (Judaism)
Cross Validated (stats)
Theoretical Computer Science
Meta Stack Overflow
Stack Overflow Careers
site design / logo © 2014 stack exchange inc; user contributions licensed under
cc by-sa 3.0
Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. UNIX is a registered trademark of The Open Group.
This site is not affiliated with Linus Torvalds or The Open Group in any way.