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61 votes
8 answers
138k views

Bash: is there a way to search for a particular string in a directory of files? [duplicate]

39 votes
7 answers
3k views

Does 5 GB of jpeg images take the same amount of time to download and/or import as 5 GB of plain text?

34 votes
6 answers
2k views

Why is there so much hype about Virtualization these days?

32 votes
13 answers
8k views

Vim: How do you efficiently search for text?

15 votes
3 answers
34k views

What's the difference between a disk and a drive?

6 votes
4 answers
723 views

Are you allowed to come up with any desired file extension (for Unix, Linux, Windows)?

5 votes
2 answers
5k views

How does a file have no extension?

5 votes
2 answers
2k views

Tabs in Vim: How do you make it so that when you copy+paste code (legally) from a website, the tab alignment is correct?

4 votes
3 answers
11k views

Tabs in Vim: When the alignment is all wrong how do you fix..........?

4 votes
4 answers
5k views

What are the most popular file extensions for COMPRESSed files? [closed]

4 votes
1 answer
195 views

Why have SATAs replaced PATAs these days?

3 votes
2 answers
20k views

What is a general rule of thumb for File sizes (in kB, MB, GB, etc...)? [closed]

3 votes
4 answers
13k views

Vim: Terminal-to-terminal copy&paste?

3 votes
1 answer
77 views

Bash: Is there a way to see which files in a directory are of a certain file extension?

2 votes
3 answers
239 views

What in the world is SCSI? [closed]

2 votes
1 answer
487 views

When Windows warns you to not turn off your computer...? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
108 views

When referring to the field of supercomputing, what exactly is a "compute/computing node"?

1 vote
0 answers
52 views

I'm trying to create a Web Server that will service only a small number of viewers. What options does Apache provide?

0 votes
1 answer
691 views

Why do Process ID's come in the tens of thousands? [closed]

0 votes
1 answer
189 views

PC vs Mac... why are things this way? [closed]

0 votes
1 answer
101 views

How do you know if a certain task will be handled by the Hardware or the OS? [closed]

0 votes
3 answers
803 views

In Vim, is there a way to TAB multiple adjacent lines at a time?