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Would you believe my laptop got hit by lightning?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Ok, not directly, last night we had quite a storm and our home or something VERY nearby was struck by lightning. (HowTos)

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plain text weather on command lineview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I found the idea of using an internet weather service to display weather information in a terminal here on the forum. (HowTos)

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ssh wrinkle in backup scriptview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I came up with a shell script that I intend to use to shutdown my list of xen machines, back them up via rsync, then start them back up again. I have the virtual machines running on two physical machines. The first part of the script turned out ok.. Tinkster gave an excellent tip to help this going yesterday. (HowTos)

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help on (possibly awk) scriptview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi! I need to write a script (possibly awk) that is able to process 2 files, but I am very new to awk and I have problems in how to process 2 files at the same time. The first input file is samples.txt, in the format time_instant measure Code: 903.0 - 906.43 18.4 912.7 17.5 921.05 11.2 The second, time.txt has the format time position Code: 900 out 901 out 902 out 903 in 904 in 905 in 906 i (HowTos)

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I'm loving Statlerview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I've been using Linux for about three years now, have been a 'buntu based user (mostly Linux Mint) almost exclusively since I first started using it. Two distros led me to Statler. First was Peppermint which introduced me to Openbox since it is the window manager for LXDE. (HowTos)

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Need super duper helpview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I deleted the root line in passwd and shadow and then tried to copy the backup and was able to put it all back to normal from rescue mode. However when i get to my login screen i can not login as root anymore or even after logged in as another user i can not su - or su root, it tells me that root user does not exist...... I am at a loss.... thanks (HowTos)

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Parse file from 2nd line in shell scriptview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi, I need to parse input file from 2nd line. Input file contents are, Code: ABC123;20100913115432;2000000;NO; 04;AAA;09;DDD;601020304;AAAA;1;OPTA1;OPTA2;;; 04;BBB;09;BBB;601020304;BBBB;0;OPTB1;OPTB2;OPTB3;OPTB4;OPTB5; 04;CCC;09;DDD;601020304;CCCC;1;;;;; For each line, 1] I need to check number of fields should be 12 and check 7th field value. Code: fields=$(IFS=\;; set -- $line; echo $#) (HowTos)

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Deleting a buffer without closing the windowview story

http://vim.wikia.com – Undo revision 28540 by 77.246.105.103 <q-args> does not work with, e.g. ':Bclose 12' ← Older revision Revision as of 07:36, October 6, 2010 Line 114: Line 114: execute wcurrent.'wincmd w' execute wcurrent.'wincmd w' endfunction endfunction - command! -bang -complete=buffer -nargs=? (HowTos)

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Search and replace textview story

http://www.unix.com – Hello, I am trying to search and replace but I don't know how to do it. My simple knowlegde in search and replace using sed is not helping me at all. File: Code: its a cause value #22: dfg ggg Cause value #1: aasfa fasdf asfa value #22: affg gggg Basically i want to replace the colon(:) with hash (#) while retaining the rest of the words on that line. (HowTos)

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64Bit Eclipse crashing while editingview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm running Eclipse 3.5.2 on Slackware 13.1 (64bit) and Eclipse is crashing whenever a pop-up to assist with code (ie: displays a list of properties for an object to pick from) is displayed while editing. I've also tried upgrading my JRE & Eclipse to 1.6.21 & 3.6.1, respectively, with no change in result. (HowTos)