In an interview with Slashdot, Rob Pike said the following about the Unix Philosophy: 8) One tool for one job? - by sczimme Given the nature of current operating systems and applications, do you ...
The Unix Philosophy encourages the use of small, generically reusable cooperating programs that collaborate with forms of inter-process communication like pipes, fifos, sockets, as opposed to shared ...
What is the correct way running scripts that depend on python2.x but on a system where python3.x is aliased with python. The solution should take into account the following things : Python2 ...
I was reading Eric Raymond's the Art of Unix Programming, (Amazon and online) and at the very beginning of the book where he analyses what Unix does wrong he says: Having a file system at all may ...
I'm developing an application which I'd like to follow the "Unix way." What should I program it to do in case it is called with no arguments (which makes no practical sense): display an error ...
I installed Linux on something like 3 or 4 different machines last year, and in two cases, I had a serious urge to vomit after noting that file indexers such as virtuoso (Debian testing with the ...