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Oct
20
revised Can a 7 days full 100% CPU load “burn-in” / “stress test” damage a modern notebook?
Spelling tough -> though
Oct
17
revised Is it possible to display 'special' characters in tcsh prompt running on gnome-terminal?
fixed typo
Sep
16
revised on quit, 'less' does NOT clear its contents when run in a 'screen' session
fixed missing setting
Sep
8
revised bash: source from URL
suppress the progress output
Mar
21
revised pam mount - my password prompt now says pam_mount password:
fixed broken link
Mar
20
revised linux shell utils: convert a list of hex to list of decimals
additional information
Mar
14
revised bash: how to pass command line arguments containing special characters
removed incorrect formatting
Jan
7
revised How do I make bash do vim-like tab completion for file names?
added missing single quotes
Jul
31
revised Making BASH script `for` handle filenames with spaces (or workaround)
a simple null string will do, -r should almost always be used with read
Jul
18
revised Powershell Bug in copy/move/rename when filename contains [square bracket characters]?
fixed link
Jul
4
revised How do I compare binary files in Linux?
added a non-GAWK version
May
11
revised How to extract IP address from Amazon hostname?
fix typo and remove unecessary line
May
4
revised ls-command: how to display the file size in megabytes?
rolled back to a previous revision
Jul
31
revised How to open/browse an mbox file?
fix typo
May
8
revised Linux command to repeat a string n times
added another version
Apr
19
revised awk + print all line content except $1
fixed an omission
Feb
3
revised Change directory upwards to specified goal
additional information
Jun
28
revised improve man page search
corrected
Jun
27
revised How to generate a valid random MAC Address with bash shell
Additional information
Apr
18
revised samsung MD230X3 width when bended
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