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comment Bash - how to make explicit operator precedence without creating a subshell
Use command grouping {}.
Sep
19
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
19
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
19
comment Rename a portion of multiple files
The rename command varies depending on OS and distro. There is one that comes with perl and another that comes with util-linux.
Sep
19
comment Rename a portion of multiple files
Why should he need to copy it to /usr/bin? It will be overwritten next time util-linux is upgraded.
Sep
19
reviewed Leave Open how to execute a shell built-in if find found certain files
Sep
19
reviewed Close Best filesystem format for Samba between Linux and Windows
Sep
19
reviewed Leave Open Hyperthreading not detected by Linux
Sep
19
reviewed Close what is hexa dump and how to handle in unix?
Sep
16
reviewed Approve suggested edit on How to use/test pivot_root?
Sep
14
reviewed Looks OK Are `less textfile | col` and `cat textfile` the same?
Sep
14
reviewed Looks OK How to debug a bash script?
Sep
14
comment After downloading an .asp or .php file, can it be converted to a .html file?
This question appears to be off-topic because it has nothing to do with Unix & Linux.
Sep
9
awarded  Good Answer
Sep
8
comment Running scp when .bashrc of remote machine includes source command
Is your user shell actually /bin/sh? Are you sourcing ~/.bashrc from ~/.profile?
Sep
4
answered Stat usage in truss command?
Sep
4
answered why does emacs stop superuser from editing files without permissions?
Sep
2
reviewed Leave Open How are files or chunks delimited on disk?
Sep
2
comment How can I install all packages when apt-get dist-upgrade does nothing?
Are you running testing? Their dependencies probably can not be satisfied.
Sep
2
comment PID of process causing error
Does PIPESTATUS contain the information you need?