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Graeme
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131 votes

GPT or MBR: How do I know?

104 votes

How to avoid password prompt with rsync (and without using public keys)?

93 votes

How to permanently set environmental variables

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Kill all descendant processes

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What does adduser do that useradd doesn't?

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How to find the driver (module) associated with a device on Linux?

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What defines the maximum size for a command single argument?

74 votes

Why is "echo" so much faster than "touch"?

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How to sort big files?

64 votes

How to use Sed to replace all characters before colon?

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How is bc different from dc?

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Bind unix program to specific network interface

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Why does rm *(1)* remove all files in a directory?

47 votes
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In bash script, how to capture stdout line by line

39 votes
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Difference between /run and /var/run

39 votes

What is the /boot partition really for?

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mistakenly deleted /boot folder and rebooted

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What does a bash sequence '\033[999D' mean and where is it explained?

33 votes
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What happened to bzip1?

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Fastest way to concatenate files

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Cron job to delete files older than 3 days

27 votes

How to know which Linux and which version I am using

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How does clear command work?

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Are there alternatives to using `udev`?

24 votes

Does `sl` ever show the current directory?

24 votes

Compare two files for matching lines and store positive results

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Enable second monitor from shell

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Reliable way to jail child processes using `nsenter:`

23 votes

Quoting within $(command substitution) in Bash

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apt-get install fails with error "Unable to locate package"

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