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Long-time Linux user (since 1994).


Sep
4
revised Reorder fields/characters with cut command
Better title, some smaller formatting
Sep
4
suggested suggested edit on Reorder fields/characters with cut command
Aug
31
revised Flush 'tail -f' buffer?
corrected formatting
Aug
31
suggested suggested edit on Flush 'tail -f' buffer?
Aug
22
answered Is there a JVM daemon?
Aug
22
answered Why unix mv program doesn't need -R (recursive) option for directories but cp does need it?
Aug
8
comment How to list console and kernel fonts?
The package is named console-tools (note the -)
Aug
7
comment Batch copy to multiple directories
@Gilles There's an error in the script: $slice should be $args
Aug
7
comment How to start a script file on boot?
Unfortunately, this does not start the script at boot, only when you log in.
Aug
2
comment Looping over directory entries in bash and saving to an array
What does "doesn't work" mean? Please provide the output you get
Aug
2
comment echo a customized message with VIM editor
See :help c_CTRL-Q. Looks fine, if you're using the GUI version of vim, which you seem to do (Ctrl-S is also used for terminal control flow).
Aug
2
answered echo a customized message with VIM editor
Aug
2
comment echo a customized message with VIM editor
What about using :confirm quit?
Jul
31
answered converting unix time to string time with date command
Jul
25
answered The meaning of '-' and '+' symbol when background processes are finished?
Jul
17
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
17
revised Perl script, do cd on terminal
Modified the b.pl so that it looks like it does more than just calling a.sh
Jul
17
comment Perl script, do cd on terminal
Well, it was just for demonstration. The OP wanted to have a Perl script that runs a shell script that changes the current directory of the shell running the perl script.
Jul
17
answered Perl script, do cd on terminal
Jul
17
answered passphrase for key required while copying a file