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Jul
7
comment What is the config file for the sh shell on OS X? (i.e., ~/.bash_profile for bash shell, etc)
Edit your question to improve it. Don't comment it.
Jul
7
comment What is the config file for the sh shell on OS X? (i.e., ~/.bash_profile for bash shell, etc)
What is your login or your interactive shell? (perhaps find out with ps $$) If it is bash edit ~/.bashrc
Jul
5
comment Best looking unix distros available freely
You can configure your desktop, and you can install several desktop environments (xfce, lxde, gnome, cinammon, mate) or window managers (icewm, ratpoison, ...) on your Linux machine. No need to change your distribution!
Jul
1
comment Is there any limit on number of file name we can pass in tar
In addition, even in an infinite universe, you could not see all of it. Some we always have limitations.
Jul
1
comment Is there any limit on number of file name we can pass in tar
My guess is that the first dot was actually a *
Jul
1
comment Is there any limit on number of file name we can pass in tar
Are you sure you are using that exact command and getting that exact message? Looks strange.
Jul
1
comment Is there any limit on number of file name we can pass in tar
Surely, limited by available resources. Nothing is infinite in this universe (except, and we are not sure, the universe itself).
Jul
1
comment Is there any limit on number of file name we can pass in tar
Don't do that. Just learn to use more wisely tar.
Jul
1
answered Is there any limit on number of file name we can pass in tar
Jun
28
answered Unable to format partitioned 32 GB micro SD card
Jun
28
revised How to open a encrypted hard drive on linux?
added 80 characters in body
Jun
28
answered How to open a encrypted hard drive on linux?
Jun
18
comment How to use dedicated video card instead of onboard?
It is operating system specific.
Apr
17
comment How to identify which process is running which window in Mac OS X?
Some processes are running without any windows, and perhaps even without a controlling terminal.
Jan
25
comment why 'export $Path=$Path:dir' won't work?
Case is important. You need $PATH not $Path
Jan
15
comment Prevent user typing accidental space between rm and wildcard
With a recent and well configured shell (zsh or bash) I would rather take the habit of pressing the tab key (to trigger auto-completion) before pressing the return key
Nov
27
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Sep
18
answered Is there a disadvantage to not using text file extensions?
Aug
29
comment compile source code in C for openwrt
You probably need a cross-compiler (perhaps a GCC cross-compiler) and other cross-development tools (linker & assembler, e.g. binutils). You need to tell us what operating system is on your desktop or laptop.
Aug
20
revised Why doesn't “add more cores” face the same physical limitations as “make the CPU faster”?
formatted the power-of-ten exponents for readability.