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Apr
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comment How to make an alias for delete function?
askubuntu.com/questions/213533/…
Apr
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comment How do I delete the target of a symbolic link without deleting the link itself?
Maybe you could consider using a dedicated password manager instead? Keepass is pretty good, for example, and is in the repos.
Mar
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Jan
21
comment Execute commands on hidden files
Or, cat * .* | whatever
Jan
20
comment batch “convert” into jpg with nice alpha flatten
mogrify and convert are both programs from the ImageMagick project. There may be some exceptions, but generally they have the same options.
Jan
20
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Jan
20
answered batch “convert” into jpg with nice alpha flatten
Jan
20
comment batch “convert” into jpg with nice alpha flatten
Can mogrify not use the -flatten option, then?
Dec
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Nov
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comment Is Linux getting less or more secure?
Of course, those servers typically won't be running xwindows, or a web browser, or many of the dozens of other pieces of software that are frequently used on the desktop.
Oct
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Jun
16
answered How do I remove lines of a file which contain a specific string?
Jun
16
comment How do I remove lines of a file which contain a specific string?
You could use grep -Fv adf.ly input.txt > output.txt for better performance on very large files.
May
16
comment How to delete all files except one named file from a specific folder
You can prevent find from being recursive with a -maxdepth 1
May
10
comment for loop syntax in shell script
@heemayl -- Not trolling, I just had to double-check the seq syntax before I included it
May
10
revised for loop syntax in shell script
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