Questions about: bash

I made aliases to edit and retrieve branch descriptions: Those are nifty, but I also want to check the description for all branches at once. So I have this script: That works as I want, but I would prefer to keep the command in my . gitconfig instead
Sometimes I run GDB using the "--pid" command argument, and sometimes I use gdb to "run" a program. If I want 1 gdb command file to use in both situtations, I have a problem because you cannot continue a process that is not running, and you cannot ty
On a vagrant box precise64 (ubuntu 12. 04) While creating a user resource with Chef, the home directory is not created: My recipe: user "myuser" do supports :manage_home => true shell "/bin/bash" home "/home/myuser" comment "Created by Chef" passw
One problem with recursive renames is that whatever method you use to locate the files, it passes the whole path to rename, not just the file name. That makes it hard to do complex renames in nested folders. I use find's -execdir action to solve this
as camelot has said, shell initialization files do not exist by default. you will want to create a . bash_profile nano $home/
When you have a chroot of another system for example in /srv/nfs4/netboot/ you can set a name for this chroot in /srv/nfs4/netboot/etc/debian_chroot (in my case it's a nfs4 pxe netboot drive): user@host:~# echo "netboot" >/srv/nfs4/netboot/etc/deb
I have actually found for those who do not like to fully restart their boxes unless it is absolutely required the following. .
If you are accessing a remote server frequently, it is convenient for you to be able to SSH to the remote host without entering an SSH password. Passwordless SSH login is even more useful when you are using SSH for non-interactive purposes, for examp
One way is to use the find command, for example:Code: find . -maxdepth 1 -type f \! \( -name "A" -o -name "B" \) -deleteThis command finds all files in the current directory (. ) and deletes all regular files (-type f) not named "A" or "B"
It's just your regular password. The password to run commands with sudo is your password, not a separate password. It is the same password that: you came up with and typed in when you installed Ubuntu or created your account you type in on the login