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Change Default Command Line (Terminal) Text Editor

I wanted to change my default text editor in the command line from pico to vi

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Chmod Folders and Files Recursively and Separately

I wanted to know how to chmod the fodlers one thing and then the files another... all recursivley.

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Cygwin: Can't quit Emacs using C-x C-c

On some installations of Cygwin on Windows XP, it is impossible to exit Emacs using C-x C-x

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Download ftp Directories Recursively Using wget

Wanted to know how to easily download all files and folders recursivley from a host that only offers ftp access using only the command line

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Downloading From Indirect (Script-Based) Links In CLI

Sometimes file download links are protected by scripts (like at sourceforges "link to current version", for example) so that they can not be directly linked to, or what have you.. I'f I'm working remotely, I prefer to download directly to the box I'm working on. So while wget is good for downloading direct links, it won't work with the script-based links. How can I download them then?

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Emacs - Some useful keys and commands

Just needed a reference for the most basic commands used in Emacs. pulled from the Emacs Tutorial

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Fix "adduser: Could not find program named `ecryptfs-setup-private' in $PATH".

I was creating a user with encrypted home directory usnig "adduser --encrypt-home username" when I got the mentioned error.

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Host Your Own [What is my IP] Page

whatismyip.org used to return pure text containing only you external IP. Now, they use an image, which I can no longer parse with the scripts use to find out my external ip

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How to Reinstall Windows Without Losing Your Data

Because its only a matter of time until one of our freinds asks us to fix their computer because they have a Blue Screen of Death, Corrupted sys files, failed HDDs...

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Mapping A Network Drive in (winXP) Command Prompt

I needed an easy way to add network samba network drives using the command line. It mounts to a drive instead of going through the networks explorer. Also, using the command line was preferable as it allows for use in batch files.

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Mount FTP Location Into Local Folder Without Exposing Password

It's a lot nicer to upload/download files when they are mounted into your filesystem

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Nvidea gForce GT 430 with Linux and LCD TV

When I tried my Nvidea gForce GT 430 with Linux (Mint 10 LXDE), the resolution did not match the edge of my screen (TV).

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fix "PHP Deprecated: Comments starting with '#' are deprecated in /etc/php5/cli/conf.d/mcrypt.ini on line 1 in Unknown on line 0" error

got a nasty error when using a shebang on top of php script

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Remote Login With SSH And Keypairs

For those who need to remotly log into another linux machine.

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Run A .jar File From The Command Line

.jar files run automatically in windows, but in linux they need to be called with java

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Screen: Use It To Begin A Command Remotely And Then Logout

Sometimes you want to start a download, update, or what have you. Instead of keeping your terminal (remote connection) open, you can start the process using screen, detach, and then exit/logout.

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Search Entrire Project For Pattern Using vimgrep in Vim

wanted to be able to search all files recursively in vim

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Searching and Installing via apt in CLI

I tried to install the jdk via

sudo apt-get install jdk

but got:

E: Couldn't find package jdk

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Show Hidden Files in Mac OS X Finder

for some silly reason, mac doesn't let you easily see hiden files...

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Swap Fn and Control Keys on mac

when using vim and bash on a mac, I had a hard time finding the control key on a mac keyboard

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Turn Off Sound In Termimal (BASH)

Annoyed with sound in bash~

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Turn Off Sound In Vi and Vim

because someonetimes beeps get annoying to me and those nearby

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Ubuntu Server - Static IP Address

I needed to know how to configure my Ubuntu Linux server (10.04 LTS) to have a static IP

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Use sudo Without Password

if using sudo commands in a script, you don't want to have to enter a password for it.

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