UNIX

Some Super Trouper hid an Abba joke in the UNIX man tool

It’s probably one of the weirder Stack Exchange posts I’ve ever come across. Yesterday, Unix administrator Jeff Schaller asked why his automatic tests were failing at one specific time — 00:30 — with a cryptic error message: “gimmie gimmie gimmie.”<p>“Er, that was my fault, I suggested it. Sorry,” …

Google adds support for Apple’s Swift programming language to Fuchsia

There is still lots of mystery around Google’s Fuchsia operating system. Fuchsia first appeared on our radar during the summer of 2016 and I even went as far as building it myself from source to see what it could do. Since then Google has been busily developing the OS, however its purpose for …

Technology (India)

blog dds: 2017.11.19 - Reviving the 1973 Unix Programmer's Manual

The 1973 Fourth Edition of the <i>Unix Programmer's Manual</i> doesn't seem to be available online in typeset form. This is how I managed to recreate it from …

Linux

Linux Now Runs on All of the Top 500 Supercomputers

Linux might be struggling for a decent desktop market share but it is definitely ruling the world of supercomputers.As per the latest report from Top …

Linux

Database Clones and Containers for Enterprise Data Delivery

<i>This article is featured in the new DZone Guide to Databases. Get your free copy for more insightful articles, industry statistics, and more!</i>In the …

DevOps

How to Fake an Email From Almost Anyone in Under 5 Minutes

In my day job as the communications guy for ValiMail, I spend a lot of time explaining how easy it is to create fraudulent emails using an email …

PHP

Maybe the Dumbest Two Paragraphs About the Mac I’ve Ever Read

Steven Max Patterson, writing for Network World:<p>In 2007, the Mac was on life support. Consumers and companies bought Windows XP and Vista machines …

John Gruber

How to Quickly and Correctly* Generate a Git Log in HTML

If you'd like to help me make a better Unix shell, please try the latest release on real shell scripts, and file bugs if it doesn't work. …

Git

7 Grep command examples with extended regex in Linux/Unix

In this post, we will see how to use extended regular expressions to increase the power of grep command even better than Basic regular expression.

Linux

How to corrects your previous Linux/Unix command with thefuck app

Let us face it we all make mistakes at the command line. Typos? Wrong options? Forget to add sudo? The list goes on. There is a neat little app …

Linux

HTML5 - Best Programmer Humor

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.<p>See some other most popular programming jokes as below<p>Best Programmer Humor<p>Did you find apk …

Programming

Linux/Unix desktop fun: Bastet Tetris(r) clone with block-choosing AI for console

Do you love the puzzle and Linux/Unix-like system? Command line? Try ncurses based Tetris clone which is harder than every other Tetris out there. …

Linux

basic-build

A minimal build system using Bourne sh<p>Build systems have a tendency to create languages, and their languages have a way of growing increasingly …

explicit

Install the Linux Subsystem on Windows Server

Download the appx for your favorite Linux distribution.<br>Here are links directly to the apps available through the store:<p>You can download the …

Linux

Open file at Vim startup

I like to have Vim open a cheatsheet at startup. Adding this to _vimrc works nicely with MacVim:but on Windows, vim displays a message box at …

Vim

Android Samba Client adds support for SMBv2 and v3

Google released a new app called Android Samba Client on the Play Store earlier this month, allowing you to mount SMB file shares to the Downloads or Files app on your Android device. Now, that app has been updated to support SMBv2 and SMBv3 protocols, crucially expanding the app’s previous …

Linux

What's an easy way to read random line from a file in Unix command line?

What's an easy way to read random line from a file in Unix command line?<p>linux unix command-line<p>Andreas Bonini<p>26.4k24107143<p>Newbie Prog

Command-line

Set your alarms for 2.40am UTC – so you can watch Unix time hit 1,500,000,000

It's gonna be spectacular!At 0240 GMT* precisely on Friday, July 14, an epoch-defining moment will happen. And only real nerds – along with <i>Reg</i> …

Perl

The Commute Deck: a homebrew Unix terminal for tight places

Kerry Scharfglass designed his "Commute Deck" as a laptop alternative for his morning commute: it combines a mechanical keyboard (running the TMK …

Raspberry Pi

9 shell tips every developer should know

The shell is your friend. But many developers don’t really know the shell, the Unix or Linux command-line environment available in several operating …

Linux

How to Exit the MAN Command and Quit Man Pages Properly

The “man” command is short for manual, and with it you can summon detailed manual page and information on nearly any other command or command line …

OS X

JDK9: Execute Java Code Like Unix Shell Script

By now, most of you might have heard about JDK9 JShell. If you are not aware of it, please click here. In this article, I am going to use JShell to …

Programming

Samba vulnerability brings WannaCry fears to Linux/Unix

A widespread Samba vulnerability has raised the possibility of attacks similar to WannaCry hitting Linux and Unix systems, but mitigation options are …

Information Security

How to ping and test for a specific port from Linux or Unix command line

I wanted to see if a specific port of a desktop computer or server is open from a Linux or Unix command line shell. How do I ping a specific port? Is …

Linux

Did a mysterious Lost & Found folder just appear on your Mac? It could mean trouble

Joseph Pierpoint discovered a folder in his Trash labeled “Lost & Found.” When he opened it, he found it contained over 50,000 files. Worse, “Any …

First Aid

How to configure Samba to use SMBv2 and disable SMBv1 on Linux or Unix

I am a new Linux user and for security reasons and to avoid ransomware, I would like to disable the SMB1 protocol in samba configuration on a CentOS …

Linux

Health tips for Unix systems

Periodic health checks can help ensure that your Unix systems are going to be available when they're needed most. In this post, we're going to look …

Business Technology

10 Unix commands every Mac and Linux user should know

Graphical interfaces are great—we wouldn’t want to live without them. But if you’re a Mac or Linux user and you want to get the most out of your operating system (and your keystrokes), you owe it to yourself to get acquainted with the Unix command line. Point-and-click is wonderful whenever you …

Linux

How to install GoAccess web log analyzer with Nginx on Linux or Unix

GoAccess is a real-time Apache/Nginx/Lighttpd web log analyzer and interactive viewer that runs in a terminal and provides fast and valuable HTTP …

Linux

Securing risky network ports

Data packets travel to and from numbered network ports associated with particular IP addresses and endpoints, using the TCP or UDP transport layer …

Information Security