The tag has no wiki summary.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
93 views

Getting Access 2000 to output CSV with quote “only where needed”

Does anyone know how to get Access 2000 to output a comma-delimited file in this format: Good> Cat, "John, Doe", 32, $3.44, "Denver, CO", 1234 NOT like this: Bad> "Cat", "John, Doe", "32", ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

continued… grep -c gives inconsistent outputs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: grep -c gives inconsistent outputs I am trying to determine the number of processes that are running via the following command line: ps aux | grep -c 'Xvfb :1' When ...
2
votes
3answers
154 views

grep -c gives inconsistent outputs

I am trying to determine the number of processes that are running via the following command line: ps aux | grep -c 'Xvfb :1' When the process "fiji :1" is not running I sometimes get a value of 0 ...
3
votes
2answers
930 views

What is the use of binary output on stdout?

Some programs print their binary output directly on stdout. Here are some examples: tar -c file.png dd if=file.png Well, I see that the output can be redirected to a file. But these programs ...
25
votes
5answers
2k views

Does running commands verbosely make them slower?

I've found myself using the -v flag for lots of applications less and less (especially for trivial stuff like tar and cp). However, when I did and I was, say, unzipping a large file, it would take ...
1
vote
1answer
73 views

Detect batch output presence

I've got a daily scheduled .bat batch script that runs Fossil, and automatically commits that day's changes to my projects' source tree. Now I've set it to run every day, including the weekends, ...
8
votes
5answers
34k views

Change the audio output device in Firefox

I'm trying to play music through Ventrilo and currently I use Virtual Audio Cable. The way it works is that in foobar2000 (a music playing program) I set the output device in preferences to Virtual ...
0
votes
1answer
154 views

Does this write to stdout or stdin?

If I type the following command in Linux: cat textfile The contents of textfile is displayed. What is cat actually writing to? Is it writing to stdout or stdin?
7
votes
1answer
1k views

pipes vs. redirects

I've been using pipes and redirects for a long time and just realized that I don't know exactly how they are different. I just know that if you want to store the output in a file, then you use >. ...
1
vote
3answers
603 views

See process output after being disconnect from a SSH session

I'm connecting to my web host from Windows 7 using putty ssh. When I start a script in the remote host, sometimes I get disconnected. I have to connect again, and from the command "ps aux" I can see ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

What are usual maximum output frequencies on computer sound cards?

Exactly what it says on the tin. I have a Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio Notebook sound card and I was measuring its output frequency using frequency counter connected to the card's output. ...
1
vote
3answers
876 views

Command line output to split files

I want to be able to split an output from a command line that goes into a file. I want either or both of the following ways to split: Split based on file size. If it gets to say 500kb, then create a ...
4
votes
2answers
1k views

How to copy FAR file manager's output

Hi guys, how do I copy FAR-Manager's console output? For example when I use ping command I want to copy it's output text, but not image. Oh, and I would like to do so with keyboard! :)
0
votes
1answer
539 views

Outputing a Microphone input to a USB Audio output?

Say I have some beast USB speakers. I also have a Microphone input on the back of my PC. The Microphone input will happily output on the same card, but I cannot figure out how to 'route' the output ...
3
votes
5answers
3k views

Output from rpm -qa, how to extract only the name of the package?

The output format from the command rpm -qa looks like the following: abrt-1.1.14-1.fc14.x86_64 abrt-addon-ccpp-1.1.14-1.fc14.x86_64 abrt-addon-kerneloops-1.1.14-1.fc14.x86_64 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Direct sound from speakers (output) to mic (input)

This is an attempt make Skype and Ventrilo more fun/easier. I'm essentially looking for a method/hardware/application that does essentially the same thing as me physically moving my speakers to beside ...
7
votes
3answers
3k views

How to disable the output of 7-Zip?

I use 7-Zip to compress files inside a batch file like this: ...\right_path\7z a output_file_name.zip file_to_be_compressed I got the following output: 7-Zip 4.65 Copyright (c) 1999-2009 Igor ...
0
votes
3answers
592 views

Lenovo n200 3000 very low sound on headphone jack

When i plugin my headphones i got very low sound on one side(left), right side has no sound at all. Speakers built in laptop works fine. Output for headphones stop working well few days ago. When i ...
0
votes
1answer
594 views

Sending computer audio output to multiple devices

I'm looking to take an audio signal from a computer (1/8"), or multiple computers if possible, and send its output to some sort of switch/audio box that would allow me to choose between different ...
2
votes
1answer
115 views

Does anyone know a way to play a video file with two its audio streams being simultaneously streamed to different output devices?

I would like to know if it is possible to listen to one audio stream via the audio-jack speakers and to the other via the usb headset (that would just give me an ability to watch movies in English ...
2
votes
1answer
781 views

Ubuntu Skype: How can I split ringing and calls to headphone and main speaker on a laptop?

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 on a Fujitsu Siemens Amilo Pi 1505 laptop. Normally, when I plug my headphones in, all sound is diverted to them. I haven't found anything in sound preferences that changes ...
1
vote
3answers
911 views

iptables LOG actio writes to STDOUT

when I use LOG action in some chane of iptables rules, I get the output both in STDOUT or STDERR of the xm console and in /var/log/messages. Is there way to make iptables to write only to log ...
3
votes
2answers
278 views

Vim/Cygwin: No linebreaks in :! output

I'm using Vim via MinTTY under Cygwin. When I issue a command like :!ls -la the displayed output doesn't show newlines correctly. It rather just jumps to the virtual column of the next line, where ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Filtering output by OR condition in Linux

is there some way to filter output of command by OR condition in Linux? There is filtering by AND condition with grep in way like: ls -l | grep "^a" | grep "z$" That says: list all files that ...
0
votes
2answers
5k views

How to output to S-Video on Windows XP in single-monitor mode (clone display)?

I am using an IBM ThinkPad T30 running Windows XP. It is connected to a TV system via S-Video output. Windows is currently set up in multi-monitor mode with monitor 2 being output to S-Video. ...
1
vote
3answers
576 views

Copy and paste RESULTS of a file search

In order for me to get the results of a file search in a readable format, I use the following command line in a command prompt: dir *.* /s > myResultList.txt I then open that list in Excel, use ...
0
votes
4answers
6k views

How to play MIDI-file to some midi output device?

I have midi file (.mid) and want to specify what output device it will be played to. Now it is played to some standard Windows midi device ("Microsoft MIDI Mapper" or something like that). (Windows ...