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asked How can a bash script detect if it is running in the background?
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accepted `grep -l .. | xargs vim` generates a warning, why?
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asked `grep -l .. | xargs vim` generates a warning, why?
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accepted Is there any way to have console (rogue) mode programs take over only part of the terminal screen?
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accepted Has the Unix Philosophy been abandoned in web application design?
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comment Has the Unix Philosophy been abandoned in web application design?
Thank you. If you look at the Art of Unix Programming, Ch 7, modularity within a program is actually not seen as an expression of the Unix small tools philosophy, but only as a complement to it. See the 1st 4 paragraphs here: faqs.org/docs/artu/multiprogramchapter.html
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asked Has the Unix Philosophy been abandoned in web application design?
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accepted Tmux output is slower when vertical splits exist: why?
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asked Tmux output is slower when vertical splits exist: why?
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asked For filenames, are underscores or dashes more common in Unix file names?
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asked How do I decide whether to make a command a shell script or an alias?
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comment Want to search for two consecutive lines with at least n characters
Thank you. This works.
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accepted Want to search for two consecutive lines with at least n characters
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comment Want to search for two consecutive lines with at least n characters
This almost works, but it seems to smoosh together the words of the first line shown.
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asked Want to search for two consecutive lines with at least n characters
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