Last month Google found several (hundreds of) data-race conditions in the Linux kernel, and I happen to think that it's a good thing.  Bugs found are (eventually) bugs fixed. I use and continue to use Linux whenever possible and this isn't changing. I'd rather have something that stands up to scr...

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getsizes.pl (du -chs with sorted results..)

#!/usr/bin/perl
# note:  change the path to perl to match your system.  This script also requires
# File::Find
#
# getsizes.pl, or getsizes
# Prints out a total size for a file or directory or a
# list of sizes sorted with the largest at...

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Well, one thing is for sure.  When it is over 110F degrees outside, the Cornish Pasties Co on Mill ave (Tempe, AZ, USA) will have their bar open, the mysters raging against the dying of the cool.. Plus they have craft beer and pasties, so..

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From nixCraft comes a simple explanation on some more advanced features of the ping command.  Have a look at the using the ping command using spicific interfaces, ip address, and gateways.

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