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Apr
22
revised alias ? not working in zsh
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Apr
22
comment alias ? not working in zsh
Please edit your question and show us the exact line you used to define the alias, which file you placed it in, what happened when you ran it and what you expected to happen. We can't help you unless you tell us what you're doing.
Apr
21
revised integer expression expected
Fleshed it out a little
Apr
21
revised Get full directory of $file
The OP is learning, better to show the $() format instead of the deprecated backticks
Apr
21
answered Need help defining a variable in awk
Apr
20
comment Make pc recognize tablet and factory reset it!
I'm sorry, but I doubt this is even possible. You might be able to completely format the tablet but that would leave it unusable. You could also flash a new rom to it but that is off topic here. I suggest you contact the technical support of your tab;et's manufacturer.
Apr
20
comment Delete Linux installation from Windows
@PeterDavidCarter writing in all caps is considered rude here, period. This is not my opinion, it is the case on pretty much every single online community you are likely to interact with and it is most certainly the case here. So don't do it.
Apr
20
comment Delete Linux installation from Windows
@PeterDavidCarter using ALL CAPS is shouting on the internet. Random references from a quick search: 1, 2, 3. It is commonly considered rude.
Apr
20
comment Delete Linux installation from Windows
Don't worry, such targeted voting is usually invalidated.
Apr
20
answered Move first N lines of output to end without using temporary file
Apr
20
comment Delete Linux installation from Windows
[cont] 6) Do you want to delete the partition or recover your data? The two are really not related. Bottom line, instead of yelling at people who are trying to help you, edit your question and clarify what you need.
Apr
20
comment Delete Linux installation from Windows
@PeterDavidCarter 1) Don't SHOUT; it's rude and won't help you get an answer. 2) If people find your question unclear, instead of yelling at them, try and improve your question. 3) You have given us no information at all. For example: what file system are you using? Why can't you boot from the partition? What happened that left it in an unbootable state? Does it not boot or does it boot but to a black screen? The two are completely different issues and the latter is usually a graphics issue. 4) Why are you asking about Windows 10 here? 5) Have you tried anything? How did it go? [cont...]
Apr
19
reviewed Leave Open Save number of lines output to a variable in a shell script without consuming the output
Apr
19
revised Search, insert, move and insert
added 57 characters in body
Apr
19
comment Search, insert, move and insert
Please use the formatting tools to format your posts clearly. Also, are you using AIX? If so, please mention that explicitly in your question since that limits the tools we can suggest.
Apr
19
revised Search, insert, move and insert
added 230 characters in body; edited tags
Apr
19
comment I want to search and replace a pattern
@user4432340 you're welcome :). Please do take a moment to take the tour though, it only takes a minute and will explain how this site works. Yes, if you have a new question, post it separately. You can link back to this one for reference, if you need to. If this answer solved your issue, you can accept it by clicking on the check mark to the left. That will mark the question as answered and is the way thanks are expressed on the Stack Exchange sites.
Apr
19
comment Delete duplicate lines pairwise?
@Wildcard if you need the order to be preserved, please mention that in the question. This approach was also my first thought and you don't mention order other than to say that we can assume the file is sorted. Of course, if the file is sorted, you can always pass the output of this solution through sort.
Apr
19
answered I want to search and replace a pattern
Apr
19
comment I want to search and replace a pattern
No worries. We do things a little differently from similar sites, it takes some getting used to. You might want to take the tour or read the help center to understand how the site works. Welcome aboard!