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Technically speaking, the only characters that are explicitly disallowed are / and \0 (the NUL byte) since these have special meanings. However, there are some conventions that people tend to use for convenience's sake. For example, you noticed that people prefer not to use spaces and instead use _. This is because a spaces are word delimiters on *nix ...


Upper and Lower Case Upper case, lower case, and mixed case are all fine for file names. If some users have a preference for lower case names, it is just because it is faster to type lower case. Spaces Spaces are fine in file names with one caveat: such file names require more care when writing shell scripts. A basic tutorial on this subject is here. ...


Upper and lower case - note *nix like OS'es allows ThisFile and thisfile to exist in the same folder. This is not possible e.g. on a vfat or ntfs filesystem (and quite a number of other older filsystems).


Nautilus has these features. sudo yum -y install nautilus Launch nautilus and there will be a magnifying glass in the top right corner, this can be used to search for files. Navigate to your MP3 folder and select Edit->Preferences and select the "List Columns" tab. Select "Bitrate" and close. [EDIT] It appears this is an Ubuntu specific ...


A neat trick you can do with PulseAudio: redirect the audio output of your computer to the microphone input, so that any application that supports recording from a mic will get your audio output instead. I hope it does the trick. It is primarily utilizing ALSA plugin for Audacity You don't have to play anything if you want but it should create a virtual ...


When setting up a new Arch install I usually do the following: pacman -S alsa-utils Then fire up alsamixer with alsamixer Go to 'Master' then press M and then keep hitting the up key to bring the sound levels up. I do that for any other inputs I want like pcm etc. Then do speaker-test -c2 with the number being how many channels you want to test. ...


In a terminal run alsamixer Press → → to go to "Speakers" Press ↑ as many times as you want until sound is ok (for maxed of course!) Press Esc to exit when you're done

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