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Alex B
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65 votes
10 answers
77k views

Why put things other than /home to a separate partition?

41 votes
6 answers
24k views

Measure pipe throughput in the shell

34 votes
3 answers
2k views

A shell tool to "tablify" input data

34 votes
6 answers
27k views

How to fix Ctrl + arrows in Vim?

20 votes
3 answers
19k views

How does keyboard mapping work in Linux? [duplicate]

18 votes
3 answers
19k views

Full disk encryption with password-less authentication in Linux

17 votes
7 answers
5k views

Is there a way to execute a native binary from a pipe?

10 votes
3 answers
2k views

User-local package management system

9 votes
3 answers
5k views

Dash equivalent of self-redirection of script output

7 votes
1 answer
1k views

Explain to a Linux user how do BSD/OSX drivers work

7 votes
2 answers
4k views

Capture multi-line output of a bash builtin

7 votes
2 answers
766 views

Hibernate and security considerations

5 votes
3 answers
7k views

Set alignment of numeric columns when columnating data

5 votes
3 answers
2k views

How to list prerequisites externally in GNU Make?

5 votes
5 answers
758 views

How do idiomatic Unix programs detect what prefix they are installed under?

4 votes
2 answers
2k views

rm -rf failing if deleting in parallel

4 votes
1 answer
4k views

Does ssh compress connections in a tunnel individually?

3 votes
1 answer
284 views

How to set unbuffered IO in `screen`?

1 vote
2 answers
4k views

Easiest way to forward mail to a third-party email address