All About the Dot Slash Issue

Dot Slash Command LineIn an upcoming series I’m going to start exploring the basics of shell scripting (writing your own little programs that run from the command line and make things happen).

In the meantime — with not a little prompting from my Dad — I’ve decided to explore the dot slash issue.

I call it an issue, but really it’s just two keystrokes resulting in two characters that get placed before shell scripts to execute said shell scripts.

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All About Linux Command Line Wildcards

Bash TerminalIn a previous post I mentioned wild cards very briefly, in conjunction with the Linux command line.

I did not stop to explain at that time, but wild cards have a life that extends far beyond the Linux command line.

It is time now to delve deeper in this subject, as it is a great one to be aware of. But take note that I will be focusing back on the use of wildcards in the Linux command line.

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How to Adjust Screen Brightness Settings on KDE Linux & Windows 7

Bright Monitor Screen DisplayThe premise: A beautiful Saturday, with a cool breeze, a cloudless sky, and the outdoors calling my name.

The catch: I had work to do.

The problem: I turned on my computer to start working, and could barely even see the screen.

Now, one might automatically assume that I needed glasses (I don’t), or that the bright sun was reflecting on my screen (to taunt me), but this was not the case.

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