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Matt Alexander
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12 votes
5 answers
15k views

When I run `./command.sh &`, the background task is suspended. How can I keep it running?

11 votes
2 answers
4k views

Tar up all PDFs in a directory, retaining directory structure

6 votes
1 answer
415 views

How can I output "temporarily" to the shell, like zsh tab completion does?

5 votes
3 answers
3k views

Permanently switching to zsh in a script, without being root and without being asked for the password

5 votes
0 answers
2k views

Automounting not working correctly for CIFS shares; weird results [closed]

4 votes
3 answers
4k views

Trying to record a screencast using ffmpeg but my mouse pointer is invisible

3 votes
1 answer
190 views

How can I find the git commit in a repo that is more similar to a specified branch?

3 votes
1 answer
2k views

Storing `find` parameters in a variable

2 votes
2 answers
284 views

Perl find and replace is writing every file

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

A local, centralized, secure way to store FTP login data, including passwords

2 votes
3 answers
3k views

NFS server dropped connection momentarily, now df, ls, and umount all hang

1 vote
0 answers
2k views

Blank screen after logging out of XFCE

1 vote
1 answer
711 views

Comprehensive /etc/auto.disks script for autofs that takes into consideration all mounted disks, including NTFS and FAT32?

1 vote
1 answer
206 views

Not allowed to read a file for some reason

1 vote
2 answers
179 views

A combination of uniq and agrep?

0 votes
0 answers
496 views

Piping the output of an interactive shell script