772 reputation
514
bio website
location
age
visits member for 3 years, 8 months
seen Dec 11 at 15:24

Dec
9
asked How do I efficiently select specific line numbers from a list of records?
May
13
asked How does one indent code blocks in `ed`?
May
12
asked How to ensure that string interpolated into `sed` substitution escapes all metachars
May
8
asked Why doesn't putting elinks in background and then resuming with `fg` work reliably?
May
5
asked Why is the unit separator (ASCII 31) invisible in terminal output?
Mar
7
asked Can a program next in a pipeline see the exit code of the previous program?
Mar
6
asked How can a bash script detect if it is running in the background?
May
28
asked `grep -l .. | xargs vim` generates a warning, why?
Feb
18
asked Has the Unix Philosophy been abandoned in web application design?
Sep
28
asked Tmux output is slower when vertical splits exist: why?
Sep
24
asked For filenames, are underscores or dashes more common in Unix file names?
Sep
20
asked How do I decide whether to make a command a shell script or an alias?
Sep
17
asked Want to search for two consecutive lines with at least n characters
Jan
24
asked How can I use `find` and sort the results by mtime?
Jan
19
asked Is there any way to have console (rogue) mode programs take over only part of the terminal screen?
Jan
3
asked What is the file-naming convention for regular text files?
Nov
1
asked How can I trigger a script when a certain port becomes available for requests?
Oct
14
asked How can I move a process into the background and also silence its output?
May
26
asked Is the `ed` editor useful for any purpose besides emergencies and batch editing?
May
26
asked What are the virtues of multitasking with traditional job control vs Tmux/Screen?