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Nov
10
comment How can I use command to open the first search result with vi?
That will open a vi for each file found, in sequence.
Nov
1
comment ./configure && make && make install
You might even go so far as to create a user local, then issue a chown -R local /usr/local and then install software using sudo local make install so you will be warned when a package writes somewhere else than underneath /usr/local (which can mess up your package management).
Nov
1
comment ./configure && make && make install
... and which should not be written to because their content is managed by package management.
Oct
12
answered perl + append WORD in the end of the last line in the file
Oct
12
answered how to move a lot of folders into a sub-folder in linux?
Oct
12
comment how to move a lot of folders into a sub-folder in linux?
And the sort is superfluous.
Oct
12
comment how to move a lot of folders into a sub-folder in linux?
And so are tempfiles.
Oct
12
comment how to move a lot of folders into a sub-folder in linux?
Also, hardcoded parameters are bad.
Oct
12
comment Is it legal to use the trial version of a software over and over?
Read the EULA .
Oct
1
comment awk+regex with GUI on windows?
xterm :-) It's what I use ...
Sep
20
comment ls-command: how to print file size in megabytes?
General advice: install GNU utilities ...
Sep
17
awarded  Yearling
Sep
14
comment How to join two CSV files?
awk doesn't handle quoting and escaping (e.g. dealing with ,s in a ,-separated CSV file) as far as I know. If you need that, using a dedicated CSV handling library is easier; they exist for many languages.
Sep
14
comment How to join two CSV files?
Perl is in many ways a successor of awk.
Sep
14
answered How to recover the Linux password
Sep
9
comment No default reminder for certain calendars or messages in Outlook 2007
I don't need a Reminder Manager. I just want this particular feature.
Sep
9
comment No default reminder for certain calendars or messages in Outlook 2007
I know it can be done with scripting but I don't really want to go there.
Sep
9
comment No default reminder for certain calendars or messages in Outlook 2007
I'll have a look, thanks!
Sep
8
asked No default reminder for certain calendars or messages in Outlook 2007
Sep
8
comment Grep and regular expressions (consecutive letters)
Grep is not egrep. Please be more specific in the title.