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Hidding an encrypted folder in a shared system without root access (unshare -m)view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm a graduate student trying to use a cluster at my university. These machines are shared, so I want to protect the source code I use (I signed a NDA, so I'm scared about publishing the code by accident or making it public very easily). So far, I managed to put my source code in a ecryptfs. (HowTos)

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Shell command to Strip white spaces at specific locationview story

http://www.unix.com – Hello, I have a Comma separated input file with one of the sample records as below: Code: -9223372036854477528,"834","834003325515BXNI00101012013C","5","PLAN_VALUE","PPO, General Cable","C",20130101,99991231,"A","2012-12-25-13.58.14.434000","ZPL2    ","2012-12-25-13.58.14.434000&q (HowTos)

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grub.conf missingview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi. My system is a Centos 6.4. I'm learning Linux. I am doing some tests and I have moved /boot/grub/grub.conf to /tmp. (HowTos)

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[MMS][MOD] Mms.apk for any SoftBank (Japan) SIMs - JB Android 4.1.2 or newer onlyview story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – I have just modified and built Mms.apk and CellBroadcastReciever.apk for any SoftBank Mobile SIM including Black and Sliver (and also any other SoftBank SIMs). The feature of this Mms.apk is as follows: 1. (HowTos)

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Shell Script to parse system performance.view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Need help with creating a shell script to parse and display performance stat to the screen. cd to /stats/ and they are many performance related state under the stats dir. How do I view call related stats? (HowTos)

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Homerun Kicker menu!!!view story

https://www.kubuntuforums.net – Just ran across this while checking out Blue Shell's launchpad page. https://launchpad.net/~blue-shell/+archive/homerun I've never been a fan of the homerun launcher, but the homerun kicker is pretty nice. It looks nicer than the default kicker menu and supports search. It changes with your plasma theme also. I haven't seen it mentioned anywhere. I've always missed the old KDE menus. (HowTos)

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vbs - is it possible to hand over IE Object session to MSXML2.XMLHTTP object?view story

http://superuser.com – I have a MS SQL box that has a selection of ETL routines to extract data from both Oracle OBIEE via a web interface and Oracle CRM On Demand. The OBIEE extraction uses an MSXML2.XMLHTTP object, and works flawlessly - user credentials are sent in the URL (all behind our firewall). (HowTos)

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Python: os.read() blocking on fd- nothing I have tried works so far, see examplesview story

http://stackoverflow.com – Condensing previous questions that suffer from XY problem into this one with my code for clarity: I have a user-run process that runs "/bin/sh -i" via proc_open. The control process is basically a middle-man for the user instead of them running a shell directly so that input/output can be modified in realtime by the control process. (HowTos)

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Android 4.4.1 update (KOT49E) for Nexus 10 now available to download, instructions includedview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – The Android 4.4.1 update for the Nexus 10 started rolling today. If you don’t feel like waiting for the update, we have the download link for you. If you have flashed a custom recovery you can simply download the update zip file to your device and flash. (IT news)

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Use of ^ as a shell metacharacterview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I wrote a small script today which contained grep -q ^local0 /etc/syslog.conf During review, a coworker suggested that ^local0 be quoted because ^ means "pipe" in the Bourne shell. Surprised by this claim, I tried to track down any reference that mentioned this. (HowTos)