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Thomas Nyman
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481 votes

How can I run ssh-add automatically, without a password prompt?

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Determine if Git working directory is clean from a script

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What causes this green background in ls output?

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How can I add an application to the GNOME application menu?

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Why is swappiness set to 60 by default?

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Does the shebang determine the shell which runs the script?

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How can get the creation date of a file?

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Why is the root directory denoted by a / sign?

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Does the kernel have a main() function?

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How to recover files I deleted now by running rm *?

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What's the difference between pkill and killall?

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Differences between volume, partition and drive

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Pronunciation for /usr directory

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When is a reboot required?

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Is there way to replace value of symbolic link?

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Search for a previous command with the same prefix when I press Up at a shell prompt

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What does the vm.swappiness parameter really control?

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Write output of wget or curl to a custom filename based on the url

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What are the different ways to set file permissions, etc., on GNU/Linux?

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How is nice working?

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Which file in kernel specifies fork(), vfork()... to use sys_clone() system call

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What is the difference between these commands for bringing down a Linux server?

23 votes

How to disable USB autosuspend on kernel 3.7.10 or above?

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Run a binary owned by root without sudo

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Can anyone explain the output of mount?

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Linux reboot out of memory

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Difference between a.out and ./a.out

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Chmod by Letters Vs Numbers

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What does the error "X is not in the sudoers file. This incident will be reported." philosophically/logically mean?

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Difference between Device file and device drivers

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