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I'm an elected moderator on Science Fiction and Fantasy and moderator pro tempore on The Great Outdoors, and I'm also active on several other SE sites.

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I am an iOS Software Engineer at Fitbit, Inc.


Jul
19
comment sed - replace string with file contents
Look at the \r sed command.
Jul
4
answered Why is my hard drive out of space if gparted says I have 500+GB
Jul
3
comment Sort the output of find -exec ls
Using zsh? ls -ls **/*(.)
Jul
3
comment How to ignore -ls errors in find
Put an additional -ls before the -prune
Jul
3
revised How to ignore -ls errors in find
added 73 characters in body
Jul
3
comment How to ignore -ls errors in find
Move the prune part to the beginning, it's passing the not writeable condition so it doesn't get to the prune.
Jul
3
answered How to ignore -ls errors in find
Jul
3
comment How to ignore -ls errors in find
Oh, I see what's going on.
Jul
3
comment How to ignore -ls errors in find
-exec ls -ld {} +?
Jul
3
reviewed Edit suggested edit on Unable to set partition type correctly using parted
Jul
3
revised Unable to set partition type correctly using parted
Added some grammar and highlighting.
Jul
3
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to interleave the lines of two or more files?
Jul
3
reviewed Edit suggested edit on SCP Lost Connection
Jul
3
revised SCP Lost Connection
please, please,please, please do not use quote blocks instead of code block formatting.
Jul
3
answered Error when tryhing to rebuild an RPM
Jul
3
comment Is there a standard for writing a command synopsis?
Pick one and stick with it.
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Jun
30
awarded  Pundit
Jun
30
comment How do I “cat and follow” a file?
Or curl, which outputs to stdout by default. And (1) -f - is redundant, tar reads from stdin by default, and (2) most tars can detect the compression automatically, so the j is often unnecessary. curl http://... | tar x
Jun
25
revised Can't create a+r file
edited title