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revised Slacko vs Precise vs Lucid Puppy Linux
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12
awarded  Yearling
Jul
5
accepted Pipe hex characters to awk
Jul
5
accepted dd remove range of bytes
Jul
5
accepted Read ~/.bash_profile but not /etc/profile
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Jun
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comment Portability of “> /dev/stdout”
Can you clarify if /proc/self/fd/1 or /dev/fd/1 are part of POSIX?
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awarded  Commentator
Jun
4
comment Getting Source as Flatfile and to remove the Carriage returns and \n …special charaters?
@Mat hm I thought that is what he wanted...
Jun
4
answered Getting Source as Flatfile and to remove the Carriage returns and \n …special charaters?
Jun
4
awarded  Civic Duty
Jun
4
comment Getting Source as Flatfile and to remove the Carriage returns and \n …special charaters?
This is not right. First of all echo doesnt recognize \n unless you use echo -e. Secondly sed doesnt recognize newlines either unless you append them to the pattern space as in the other answer.
May
27
suggested suggested edit on Is there parallel wget? Something like fping but only for downloading?
May
25
revised Why does my shell script choke on whitespace or other special characters?
Formatting and remove contractions
May
25
suggested suggested edit on Why does my shell script choke on whitespace or other special characters?
May
24
comment Why does my shell script choke on whitespace or other special characters?
@Gilles yes while Always ... except ... is not as pithy, it is more correct.
May
24
answered Why does my shell script choke on whitespace or other special characters?
May
12
comment How can I split a pipe into 16 byte sequences?
@slm I am not actually sure that it works, but with feedback I can find out
May
12
comment Read the middle of a large file
Your bs is 4,096, which mean that you cannot skip more accurately that 4,096 bytes
May
12
answered How can I split a pipe into 16 byte sequences?