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Computer guy from Australia now living in the US.

Part sysadmin, part developer, part web developer.

My name is pronounced like "Michael".


Nov
5
comment keep the last file of every month and delete the rest
Looks like the day is missing a leading zero. But your script looks like it should generate the leading zero. Vamsi Krishna, did you copy the script exactly?
Nov
5
revised keep the last file of every month and delete the rest
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Nov
2
revised Reading and searching long man pages
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Nov
2
revised How to filter any part of description or option from manpage
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Nov
2
revised How to filter any part of description or option from manpage
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Oct
30
awarded  Enlightened
Oct
30
awarded  Nice Answer
Oct
29
awarded  Disciplined
Oct
28
revised How to do grep even if the file is not present?
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Oct
28
answered How to do grep even if the file is not present?
Oct
28
revised How to do grep even if the file is not present?
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Oct
28
comment How to do grep even if the file is not present?
There are several problems with your question, not least of which, the code you posted doesn't hang.
Oct
24
comment auto completion and text expansion
What happened when you tried AutoKey? It sounds like it should work. code.google.com/p/autokey/wiki/BeginnersGuide
Oct
23
comment How to logout CSH session?
exit? Ctrl+D?
Oct
22
revised grep *gcc* doesn't match anything
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Oct
18
awarded  Enlightened
Oct
18
awarded  Nice Answer
Oct
7
answered Creating symbolic link recursively
Oct
7
comment Where do bash completion functions come from?
This looks a bit like /etc/bash/bash.complete or something similar.
Oct
5
answered How to split a line by multiple characters?