Source: Shell Genie is a new command line tool that can be used to ask in plain English how to perform various tasks, and it gives you the shell command you need. To generate the commands, it uses OpenAI’s GPT-3 … Continued
Many laptops today come with Bluetooth. For desktops however, most likely you need to go buy a Bluetooth USB dongle. To check if your Linux PC recognizes your Bluetooth USB dongle type the following in the terminal $ lsusb |grep … Continued
cURL is very useful command line tool to transfer data from or to a server. cURL supports various protocols like FILE, HTTP, HTTPS, IMAP, IMAPS, LDAP, DICT, LDAPS, TELNET, FTP, FTPS, GOPHER, RTMP, RTSP, SCP, SFTP, POP3, POP3S, SMB, SMBS, … Continued
In this guide, we will explain how to start or run a Linux command or process in background and completely detach a process from its controlling terminal. Source: How to Start Linux Command in Background and Detach Process in Terminal
Since my laptop HDD died last week I’ve been using a USB flash with Lubuntu 13.04 with persistance, and several other live distros.
Today I needed to wipe all my .srt (subtitles files) from an external hard disk, so I needed a command to find me all those *.srt and delete them. I went into the terminal and typed: find . -type f … Continued