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Sep
23
comment Listed Frequency of Different Strings in a Particular Column
@Jeff Schaller I messed up here can you give me a hand? I was with: sort -k4 | awk '{print $4, $3,$2,$1}' | uniq -c How did you get the first field as a counter?
Sep
23
comment Listed Frequency of Different Strings in a Particular Column
@Justin use sort -k -k, --key=POS1[,POS2] start a key at POS1 (origin 1), end it at POS2 (default end of line). See POS syn‐ tax below
Sep
14
comment how to avoid direct/network root login on the system and using some chroot to admin the system?
@op take a look on chroot command, but in my humble opinion you should just define an administrator account for the system.
Jul
22
comment Randomly copy certain amount of certain file type from one directory into another
you can use a combination of crontab and mv.
Jul
19
comment How to open any file through the command line?
this is more associated with the mime types which are registered by your window manager desktop than to an application per se. In short, afaik there is no "double click" equivalent in command line as the double click is in fact a combination of a file picker + a list if registered mime types.
Jul
8
comment What is a Linux command that lists only USB storage devices?
props for the ^ID_BUS=usb I was thinking how to achieve this.
Jun
23
comment How would I start a program when I login to terminal?
Look here unix.stackexchange.com/questions/117217/…
Apr
14
comment Hyphens in variable values (in bash)
have you tried scapping the "-" with slashes? \-\- ?
Apr
8
comment How to install a2dissite and a2ensite on openSUSE 11.3?
@VajkHermecz thanks for pointing it out. I did find a better explanation in one of the stack exchange sites I will paste the link here for reference. serverfault.com/questions/548212/how-to-a2ensite-and-a2dissite Would you like to edit my answer to have the proper credits? Regards,
Mar
18
comment awk with variables in condition and in output redirection file
@Can you please provide some cod snippets of what are you doing like: Sample input, sample transformation, sample output? It is not clear for me what are you doing atm.
Feb
19
comment Cycle http requests monitor
Which distro are you using? Assuming you run apache can't you just grep httpacess.log? httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/logs.html
Feb
19
comment Viewing system console messages in GUI
Can't you just access /var/log/"blah" and read the respective log? Assuming it is on the boot process you might look at /var/log/boot.log
Feb
5
comment Downgrading nvidia drivers in Sles 11
assuming it is suse linux enterprise look here: en.opensuse.org/SDB:NVIDIA_drivers
Feb
5
comment Gunzip in range of files
@FaMonttyN2 look at this linux.icydog.net/ssh/piping.php some of these lines might be what you need. you can embed the tar command on the ssh using "' '"
Feb
5
comment Downgrading nvidia drivers in Sles 11
this is very distro dependent, which distro are you using?
Jan
30
comment How to I scan using find for all files that do have execute bit set?
@Could you please explain how that would work?
Jan
28
comment How to install software on to multiple linux clients
Do you want to perform a single command from a origin shell? take a look on cluster ssh.
Jan
14
comment Vim colors conflicting with terminal ones
can't you define those proprieties in bashrc?
Jan
14
comment Arch Linux becomes unresponsive from khugepaged
@ArchUser also if you are not sure this is the solution please post as a comment.
Dec
30
comment Problems booting Kali Linux 1.0.9a 64 bit on Macbook Pro
@iricharson I will post as an answer, im glad it did work out for you