4
non alpha characters in sed + making it fast?view story

http://www.unix.com – hello, I'm trying to write the fastest sed command possible (large files will be processed) to replace RICH with NICK in a file which looks like this (below) if the occurance of RICH is uppercase, replace with uppercase if it's lowercase, replace with lowercase SOMTHING_RICH_SOMTHING <- replace here hellorichwhatareyoudoing <- do not replace here, forms part of a word SOMTHING.RICH.SOMTHING (HowTos)

4
Shell script problemview story

http://www.unix.com – i have a set of commands to be executed, which is working perfectly when executed from terminal line by line but when its put in a shell script its not working i.e its giving FileNotFoundException. (HowTos)

4
Find the latest folderview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi, I want to find out the files that are created the recent, how can I do it? find . -type d ( i dont know what option to use to find the latest, it can be 1 day old or 10 days, but want to pick the latest one only) Thanks, (HowTos)

4
Help Needed with Sorting Outputview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi all, I'm using Solaris 10, and need help in sorting the below output from the syslog file in descending rather than ascending order. I would like both the hostname and message columns to be sorted, but right now only the message is sorted and the count column, whose order I would like reversed. (HowTos)

4
awk to print on the same lineview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi all, I've a script that uses awk to parse the output of wget during a database update. The code I use is: Code: wget -c ftp://ftpsite/file 2>&1 | awk '/0%/ {print}' But this spits out each progress line on a new line: Code: 37250K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... 80% 10.9M 1s  37300K .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... (HowTos)

4
setting up secure ftpview story

http://nixcraft.com – can anyone please post the step by step guide to implement secure ftp on suse linux. thnks (HowTos)

4
good partition info for newbies, but incomplete [Solved]view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I have found this tutorial for Gparted to be very clear on how to partition: http://www.dedoimedo.com/computers/gparted.htmlIt gives me more confidence to install statler :cool:However, the article also left me with some questions:- It does not mention why one should choose ext3, Reiserfs or other (ext4 wasn't in the examples, so the tutorial seems outdated)- It does not explain the amount of (HowTos)

4
How do I get rid of "folders" in IceDoveview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – As you see I have a bunch of: Inboxes, Junk and Trash folders.This setup has gon through every distro I've tried, every version update and a FEW fake emails for websites that needed an email that I didn't want to receive junk mail from.Any ideas?Thanks.... (HowTos)

4
Crunchbang runied my flash drive.view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I tried making a boot-able flash drive like described in the install guide, here, on the wiki.Using Unetbootin - did it - didn't boot from the flash drive (just doesn't work).I thought: Hei, I'll do it again maybe I did something wrong.No way - my flash drive is now 8MB (and it was a 32GB FLASH DRIVE!!).I tried everything, fdisk, diskpart in windows, Killdisk ... (HowTos)

4
Theme Selection Crashes Computerview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – This happened a few days ago, figured I might as well post about it to let people know.  I installed Statler, and under the Window Manager section of the XFCE settings, selecting the very last theme (called simply "XFCE") caused my computer to crash.  The screen went blank, and I was brought back to the login screen.  After trying to log back in, I got a flicker of text (t (HowTos)

4
Nice lightweight timer?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Has anyone got a nice, lightweight timer working? There's xfce4-timer-plugin which looks light. I've installed it but can't run it ("bash: xfce4-timer-plugin: command not found") - any ideas what I'm missing? (HowTos)

4
skype hangs...view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – basically the subject explains it...currently running statler openbox 32bit.installed skype as per instructions: http://wiki.debian.org/skypeversion installed is 2.1.0.81-1skype opens ok, i provide username and password and it hangs trying to connect (the problem is not with my account as i can log-in in other computers)any help/ideas appreciatedthanksedit: forgot to mention, this happens both wit (HowTos)