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Working mainly with Solaris and Linux.

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Jul
18
answered Rename directory from within directory?
Jul
17
comment Not possible to recover or delete file in a ext4 filesystem
backup your data ( assuming that you still can) and run a fsck on the disk.
Jul
17
answered Relationship among runlevels and virtual terminals (TTY)
Jul
17
comment Formating Mail Body data into html table format
in addition to what EightBitTony mentioned. It seems want to send the mail in html, when you say tabular do you mean convert the file to html table? Or do you mean list of values separated by tabs?
Jul
16
answered Recover Linux ext4 partition formatted to hfs+
Jul
16
comment issue installing fedora 19
resize one partition, you don't install linux on windows filesystem ( unless under a vm AFAIK ).
Jul
12
answered How to execute more than one command in a newly opened terminal?
Jul
11
answered Cannot install PHP packages in CentOS
Jul
10
comment Enabling Compiz-Fusion in Fedora 19
check /var/log/messages, try to get the error that happens with for example compiz --replace >> logfile 2>&1 .
Jul
10
comment Cannot install PHP packages in CentOS
do you have the repos enabled? grep -E "name|enabled" /etc/yum.repos.d/*
Jul
10
comment Enabling Compiz-Fusion in Fedora 19
have you checked the logs to see why it is crashing?
Jul
9
comment How to password-protect a script on Linux?
guess I got lucky with sudoedit without breaking it, updated answer. thanks
Jul
9
revised How to password-protect a script on Linux?
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Jul
9
revised How can I split a pipe into 16 byte sequences?
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Jul
9
comment How can I split a pipe into 16 byte sequences?
@frostschutz you are right, I could just pipe straight from the dd instead.I'll update the answer.
Jul
9
comment How to password-protect a script on Linux?
updated the answer with the tools for editing. thanks @slm
Jul
9
revised How to password-protect a script on Linux?
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Jul
9
answered How to password-protect a script on Linux?
Jul
8
revised How can I split a pipe into 16 byte sequences?
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Jul
8
answered How can I split a pipe into 16 byte sequences?