Echo variable contents into a text file...view story

http://www.unix.com – Hi all, I am trying to create a script to read my Windows UUIDs and create mounts in fstab. I know there are different and maybe even better ways to mount Windows partitions at boot time, but I always manually create them in fstab successfully. I do a clean install of Ubuntu often and would like to just run a script to do it for me. (HowTos)

xbmc_prevent_xscreensaver - Keep xscreensaver off while xbmc is on.view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I don't know much about bash scripting, but why couldn't you just write a wrapper script that calls xset -dpms; xset s offbefore calling xbmc.bin? cris9288 https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=67169 2013-09-02T23:43:11Z (HowTos)

How to write a script which can mount/umount ISO?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi,everyone,I'm new to Linux. I've written a simple script and associated it with ISO files to avoid typing 'sudo mount xxx.iso /mnt/cdrom' over and over again. Code: #!/bin/bash /usr/bin/sudo /bin/mount $1 /mnt/cdrom However, the script above cannot unmount the ISO image. (HowTos)

./java: Permission deniedview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Can't figure out the solution. (HowTos)

Opensuse 12.3 Nvidia CUDA 5.5 install issuesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I'm having some issues. I understand that 12.3 isn't officially supported but that is what I have installed so it would be nice if I could get it to work... I have installed the nvidia driver, seems to work perfectly. (HowTos)

[SOLVED] x to the power y in bash shellview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – echo "$a^$b" | bc -l Where 'a' is a floating point and 'b' is integer. If 'a' and 'b' are both floating point then above command does not work. How to do when 'a' and 'b' both are floating point? (HowTos)

Error messages generated by emerge -DNu --pretend worldview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm using Calculate 13.6. Recently, when I run the command `emerge -DNu --pretend world`, I get error messages relating to the libbluedevil atom. (HowTos)

Bash Script for eenaming Multiple filesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – G'day I am trying to get a script working that will copy existing files (most do no have an extension) to another folder and append all files with the extension .txt I have the cp command down pat (cp /existing_folder /new_folder) however I am stuck on the rename part. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Unable to install wireless drivers for Acer Nplify 802.11b/g/nview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello! I am completely new to Linux system (previously using Mac and Windows) and I am struggling with the new interface in order to get my wireless card recognised and working. Linux version is Ubuntu 12.04, card is Acer Nplify 802.11b/g/n. (Hardware)

Fixing shell promptsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Slackware's /etc/profile contains the following section relating to shell prompts: Code: # Set a default shell prompt: #PS1='`hostname`:`pwd`# ' if [ "$SHELL" = "/bin/pdksh" ]; then  PS1='! $ ' elif [ "$SHELL" = "/bin/ksh" ]; then  PS1='! (HowTos)