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Corsair Vengeance K-95 Keyboard & Linuxview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I've been thinking that I want a mechanical keyboard, currently I'm using a logitech G510 which is perfect with it's 18 programmable keys (I'm using it with this) but I hear a lot of people drooling over mechanical keys, especially programmers, and I do certainly write a lot and on occasion I code too. (HowTos)

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NFS Automount/HARD mount sharing top directoryview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – In Linux, is it possible to "hard mount" a directory under an automounted directory? For example: /top_dir/fred (automounted) /top_dir/jane (automounted) /top_dir/software (hard mounted) From the same "root" or top level directory, I have both hard mounted (persistent) and automounted subdirectories. (HowTos)

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How to regenerate /var/cache/debconf on Debian?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Suppose one deleted (or damaged) the following files/folder. /var/cache/debconf /var/cache/debconf/config.dat /var/cache/debconf/config.dat-old /var/cache/debconf/passwords.dat /var/cache/debconf/templates.dat /var/cache/debconf/templates.dat-old How to regenerate them? (HowTos)

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List directories with dot directories last, then dot filesview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm aware of the ls option --group-directories-first but that's not exactly what I want to achieve. The output should be: (sorted by name ASC) Directories Hidden Directories Hidden Files (HowTos)

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Print a multiline variable in a columnview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a script that collects values from a cluster. The values, in some cases, have multiple lines. (HowTos)

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eth0 not installed on CentOSview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – How would I go about installing eth0 on CentOS? When I do ifconfig -a, eth0 is not there. Here is the output of ip link: 1: lo: <LOOPBACK,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 16436 qdisc noqueue link/loopback 00:00:00:00:00:00 brd 00:00:00:00:00:00 3: venet0: <BROADCAST,POINTOPOINT,NOARP,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 1500 qdisc noqueue link/void (HowTos)

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How to initialize an array using awk and bash?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I am trying to store values of the first line of a text file into an array. (HowTos)

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Is there any harm in using variables that aren't set?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Say I have the following code: # Check if the color prompt is enabled and supported on this system if [ -n "$force_color_prompt" ] && [ -x /usr/bin/tput ] && tput setaf 1 >&/dev/null; then GREEN="\033[1;32m" DIM="\033[2m" RESET="\033[00m" fi echo -e "Oh, ${GREEN}green${RESET} world, ${DIM}don't desert me now...${RESET}" If color support is enabled, it will ec (HowTos)

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How to : insert a line in a file only if this line isn't yet part the fileview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Total newbie to shell scripting, I am searching to create a script to automatically apply some custom configuration to text based configuration files. In the present case, I am searching to add 2 line to /etc/sysctl.conf if these line are not yet in the file (to avoid having multiple occurrence of these line in the file). here is the script I use : if [ `grep vm.swappiness /etc/sysctl.conf` != (HowTos)

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How can I view a reference or cheat sheet of the basic bash syntax, in the linux terminal?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Every time I need to do a little bash scripting involving if statements, checking for empty variables and non-existent files et.c. (HowTos)

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How to set variables from find+exec?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I am trying to write a bash script where I am trying to find if some location has empty files or not and send an email if found. (HowTos)

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Replace common values in two files according to first columnview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – How do I replace common values in two files according to first column? I have file 1 (1.txt): CH063_01084 CH063_01083 CH063_13925 CH063_14473 and file 2 (2.txt): CH063_01083 FGSG_16349 4 CH063_14473 FGSG_16350 5 output file should be : CH063_01084 CH063_01083 FGSG_16349 4 CH063_13925 CH063_14473 FGSG_16350 5 (HowTos)