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Un-archiving single file hangingview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I am trying to unarchive a very large directory. Here is what works to untar the entire thing: $ sudo tar -xjf itunes20140618.tbz --verbose x itunes20140618/ x itunes20140618/genre_artist x itunes20140618/imix_type ...etc... However, if I try and un-archive only a single file, it will correctly do so, but then the command will hang indefinitely. (HowTos)

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Inject shared library into a processview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I just started to learn injection techniques in Linux and want to write a simple program to inject a shared library into a running process. (the library will simply print a string.) However, after a couple of hours research, I couldn't find any complete example. (HowTos)

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is there a Control Centre in openbox?view story

http://crunchbang.org – I cannot find it.  I have a USB fax modem at ttyAMC0 and I need to allow my user access to it.  What GUI is used for this in #!?  Or are there other ways?  Not sure what the modem would be listed as in groups.  This a dialup fax modem which I will print documents to to fax them from the computer.  Here's what I have for groups.  I think it is probably dialup (HowTos)

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Compare two files based on columnview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi, I have two files roughly 1200 fields in length for each row, sorted on the 2nd field. I need to compare based on that 2nd column between file1 and file2 and print lines that exist in both files into separate files (I can't guarantee that every line in file1 is in file2). (HowTos)

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what's my ip, just another lil scriptview story

http://crunchbang.org – Nice of you to post.  The following URLs also provide plain text responses to avoid installing/using lynx:http://curlmyip.com http://icanhazip.com http://ipconfig.me/ipAnd the "-s" (silent) option will turn off curl progress/messages so you can do without redirecting stderr too.#!/bin/bash # internal ip echo -n "internal: " /sbin/ifconfig $1 | grep "inet addr" | (HowTos)

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Find big file include current dateview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, I want to search big file include current date. I want to write in script. By manual, yes i can. But how to grep result that printed and pass the parameter to other command? Code: RESULT=`find . -type f -size +100M | print ` Is this correct? Please advice. Thanks. (HowTos)

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X11 API question C programmingview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I put together a C program to get the idle time of my laptop using an X11 API. The header file scrnsaver.h, says that inside of the struct is a member called idle. Which is allocated and returned by the XScreenSaverAllocInfo function. Then XScreenSaverQueryInfo returns information about the current state of the screen server into the struct. (HowTos)

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How to modify installation image?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all, I want to add a script to the standard install image, so that I can script lvm, luks etc at installation time. However, somehow I created an image that hangs during boot. Is there anything completely wrong in what I did? (HowTos)

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Epson adds wireless printing support thanks to KitKatview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – A good portion of Epson printers now support Android 4.4 KitKat’s wireless printing feature. The company announced today that it would be supporting the latest version of Android’s native printing. With this, you can print from anywhere using a smartphone or tablet. (IT news)

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Date comparisonview story

http://www.unix.com – I have below txt file Code: 02.05.2014 10.05.2014 17.09.2014 My requirement is the user enter date field should compare the input file if user enter date as 12.03.2013 it should compare with all date one by one from input file Code: 12.03.2013 -ne 02.05.2014 12.03.2013 -ne 10.05.2014 12.03.2013 -ne 17.09.2014 if matches it should process else it should throw an error. (HowTos)