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Arch Linux user, occasional blogger, dilettante hacker, free software zealot...


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revised Turn list into single line with delimiter
Title and tags
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reviewed Close Unable to log in after Fedora 21 OS upgrade
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reviewed Close Unix KSH or Bash Renaming of xlsx files tab
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reviewed Looks OK How to conditionally do something if a command succeeded or failed
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comment Is it possible to compile the Linux-Libre kernel without LILO?
Then remove that dependency from the makefile. Or, better yet, use the AUR PKGBUILD which doesn't have that dependency...
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comment Is it possible to compile the Linux-Libre kernel without LILO?
The bootloader boots the kernels in its configuration file, it isn't fussy about the type of kernel...
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comment extracting non hidden files in shell scripting
This is why it is not a good idea to answer badly written questions: it seems that OP is working from a directory listing, not a text file...
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revised Extracting 1st word after matching when matched word has []
Another option
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answered Extracting 1st word after matching when matched word has []
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reviewed Close With “find /”, skip directories like “/proc”, “/sys” and similar
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reviewed No Action Needed Yum Broke For some reason
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reviewed No Action Needed Package deb dependencies unmet error
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reviewed Approve Running a script during booting/startup; init.d vs cron @reboot
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reviewed No Action Needed Black screen after suspend or hibernate - using Kali (Debian-based) distro with Nvidia drivers
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comment Dividing up columns and submitting the value as stdin into a seperate program within a script
Upvoted for a valiant effort, but this to-ing and fro-ing is symptomatic of a poorly constructed question...
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comment Divide value in 1st file by value in 2nd file
So you want to overwrite the first file with the results of the division? Are there no other values/lines in either file? Please clarify your question.
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revised Divide value in 1st file by value in 2nd file
Title, grammar, formatting, the whole 9
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reviewed No Action Needed How to add 'Make executable' and 'Run' entries to Elementary OS file manager context menu?
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reviewed Close How to delete some part of fasta file
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comment Usage of ellipse in synopsis of command line argument
As the first sentence states, ... (no brackets) means one or more whereas [...] means zero or more.