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Finished with the PhD. Doing a post-doc in graph theory applied to social networks. Got too many things that are too heavy being juggle in my brain!!! ouchy


Dec
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accepted How to recover a missing file
Dec
7
comment How to recover a missing file
thanks, i hope that the hard disk problem is not too bad, will it grow or get worse, should I be worried?
Dec
7
asked How to recover a missing file
Dec
6
accepted Storing output of command in shell variable
Dec
6
asked Storing output of command in shell variable
Dec
6
accepted Copy text from one terminal into another
Dec
6
comment Copy text from one terminal into another
for cd -P /proc/PID/cwd I get "-bash: cd: /proc/PID/pwd: No such file or directory" in the host system's terminal, should i be replacing PID with the PID of the running terminal on the system?
Dec
6
comment Copy text from one terminal into another
i have only pwdx on my distribution
Dec
5
asked Copy text from one terminal into another
Dec
4
accepted What is a “loop device” when mounting?
Dec
4
asked What is a “loop device” when mounting?
Nov
16
accepted put history command onto command line without executing it
Nov
15
comment put history command onto command line without executing it
@alex, that was awesome, where could I have read up on that? I find no documentation on this anywhere
Nov
15
comment put history command onto command line without executing it
This answer is ok, just that searching with Ctrl+r through a long history is cumbersome, I know the line number in the file, so can that be used at all? And how do you keep moving backwards/forwards when in the Ctrl+r mode? Best,
Nov
15
comment put history command onto command line without executing it
is there not something a bit more elegant?
Nov
15
asked put history command onto command line without executing it
Nov
4
answered Understanding the exclamation mark (!) in bash
Nov
4
accepted Understanding the exclamation mark (!) in bash
Nov
3
asked Understanding the exclamation mark (!) in bash
Nov
2
accepted List printer's completed jobs