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Jan
21
comment Markdown Viewer
how do you install pandoc?
Jan
14
comment What DNS servers am I using?
can you give an example of what to enter in the prompt?
Dec
23
comment How to delete directories based on `find` output?
i've been using this command for years, but on Mac now i get errors saying those directories do not exist. Even though it does delete them. I never saw messages before.
Dec
2
comment Can I redirect output to a log file and background a process at the same time?
can't seem to capture the pid after this though with $!
Nov
27
comment Parallelize a Bash FOR Loop
is it possible to go past 60? mine throws an error saying not enough file descriptors.
Nov
2
comment How do I start a screen session using an upstart job with a non privileged user?
this does not work if your drive is mounted after the system boots.
Aug
24
comment Delete files that exist in the source with rsync
i don't understand what --compare-dest does.
Aug
22
comment Delete files that exist in the source with rsync
after looking at unison, I figure it was just a blanket answer without really reading the problem I am faced with.
Aug
22
comment Delete files that exist in the source with rsync
this only works on files. not directories, and I believe it deletes the files from A, not B.
Aug
21
comment Delete files that exist in the source with rsync
thanks. i used a series of scripts to accomplish what I wanted, but this might work.
Feb
14
comment combine output from two commands in bash
what does 'paste' do?
Feb
14
comment combine output from two commands in bash
The node command doesn't output much, but it still needs to run. The python one outputs all requests, I want to capture both and watch them both in the same shell window.
Jan
12
comment incoming ACCEPT all iptables rule still appearing
I added iptables -vL output.
Jan
11
comment incoming ACCEPT all iptables rule still appearing
ok, that's what someone else mentioned. thanks. I can safely ignore it.
Jan
11
comment incoming ACCEPT all iptables rule still appearing
I deleted everything, but it still shows up with iptables -L
Dec
2
comment Using rsync to sync two directories on server and localhost, but size is different
what do you mean by a "sparse" file? I'm not using symlinks or hardlinks, and I don't what what "block sizes" are.
Dec
2
comment Using rsync to sync two directories on server and localhost, but size is different
Thanks, but the above answer seems to be what the issue is -- different block sizes (not really sure what this means). Files are the same.
Dec
1
comment Using rsync to sync two directories on server and localhost, but size is different
I tried again with --delete and there was nothing to delete, but sizes are still different.
Nov
30
comment how do I use rtorrent with a socks5 proxy?
So I could setup a vpn from one host to another? Using tsocks frooze rtorrent, and I'm not sure why incoming connections wouldn't work, can you explain?
Nov
30
comment How to add a torrent to a running rtorrent download?
Well, his title asks how to do this.