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If you're curious about me, take a look at my projects on Github.

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Apr
15
comment Is it possible to remove folder prefix from a `ls` command
Also see the -maxdepth option.
Dec
28
comment Is it possible to split file and append the pieces with same extension in one liner?
@terdon: From a basename(1) manpage: 'the suffix string suffix, if present, shall be removed.' The invocation of basename in this answer includes a suffix string.
Nov
29
comment Change value of a strings representing number
(( --a )) without the assignment also works.
Nov
7
comment Hard disk drive disappeared
See this post for instructions on destroying a harddrive: security.stackexchange.com/questions/11313/…
Nov
1
comment Find directories without music files
I have extended my answer to account for the 'no child directories' condition.
Nov
1
comment Find directories without music files
I have replaced my answer.
Nov
1
comment Find directories without music files
I read the question too quickly and missed the main point. I will write a new answer.
Oct
29
comment Why wouldn't a symlink to a symlink work?
Related: stackoverflow.com/questions/19594148/…
Oct
20
comment how do I get numbers from this command
I have. Geocaching used to be a hobby of mine.
Oct
20
comment how do I get numbers from this command
See also: linux.com/learn/tutorials/…
Oct
16
comment Delete First line of a file
With BSD sed, you may use sed -i .bak '1d' file.txt.
Oct
7
comment RHEL:Change Screen Resolution of Virtual Console
xrandr is an interface to RandR, which is an extension to the X Window System.
Oct
7
comment cut+sed function joined
@terdon: Oops. Fixed.
Oct
5
comment Is my SSD broken?
You can use smartctl to check for disk errors.
Sep
29
comment Can I read/write from/to the USB device that does not enumerate any device in /dev?
Check dmesg's output. Maybe the driver for the device is failing.
Sep
1
comment 31 Debian CDs — Why? and which do I need for a vanilla desktop install?
And isosticks.
Aug
27
comment Does sync command remove the dirty cache in the memory?
Source: kernel.org/doc/Documentation/sysctl/vm.txt
Aug
26
comment Why is root login via SSH so bad that everyone advises to disable it?
Using certificates for authentication may also mitigate the risks of SSH timing attacks.
Aug
24
comment Arch Linux on Virtualbox Internet Connection Issue on VirtualBox
lo is a loopback interface.
Aug
24
comment How to use the grep result in command line?
Using vim with xargs may result in the warning, Vim: Warning: Input is not from a terminal, and a messed up terminal.