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15 votes
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43k views

How to connect through sftp to a non-standard port on Midnight Commander?

7 votes
2 answers
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Is it possible to customise the prompt to show the if there are any background jobs?

5 votes
2 answers
6k views

Can a crontab job run concurrently with itself?

5 votes
3 answers
2k views

Crontab job not emailing on failure

5 votes
4 answers
6k views

How to find duplicate lines in a text file, while some may be commented out or have different tokens at the beginning?

5 votes
1 answer
621 views

What is the significance of $(logname)?

4 votes
3 answers
939 views

How to remove identical lines in one file from another, using sed?

4 votes
1 answer
596 views

What is alt-n used for in bash?

4 votes
1 answer
70 views

Particular bash completion files not working when in /usr/share/bash-completion/completions but work fine in /etc/bash_completion.d

2 votes
1 answer
193 views

How do you set the colour of the bash tab completion when `colored-completion-prefix` is turned on?

2 votes
1 answer
999 views

How can I make this git alias with quotes work?

2 votes
2 answers
165 views

How to bind a key combination to null in .inputrc?

2 votes
1 answer
67 views

How to neatly paste lists as columns? [duplicate]

2 votes
1 answer
3k views

TUI interfaces not displaying correctly

2 votes
1 answer
2k views

How to make new files have 0664 permissions rather than 0644?

1 vote
0 answers
610 views

What is the nginx equivalent of `apachectl -S`?

1 vote
0 answers
67 views

Is there a way to make `man` reflow text when the terminal window is resized? [duplicate]

1 vote
1 answer
29 views

How do I avoid this unexpected behaviour when redirecting output from echo?

1 vote
3 answers
117 views

How to check if a directory is in a git working tree when that directory is not the current working directory?

0 votes
1 answer
182 views

GNU Stow - is there any way to add file extensions to .stow-global-ignore or .stow-local-ignore files?

0 votes
0 answers
471 views

Does ctrl-; (semicolon) not do anything on Linux?

0 votes
2 answers
435 views

How can I extract a specific file from an tar archive into the current directory?

0 votes
3 answers
220 views

How can I pipe to sed?

0 votes
1 answer
920 views

How to stop stderr output from gcloud command in cron script without stopping all error output?

0 votes
0 answers
93 views

Is it possible to change HTTP_ACCEPT_LANGUAGE header through Privoxy?

0 votes
2 answers
336 views

How do I diff the output of these two commands? [duplicate]