The pickaxe

The Pickaxe tear down this house. A hundred thousand new houses can be built from the transparent yellow carnelian buried beneath it, and the only way to get to that is to do the work of demolishing and then digging under the foundations. With that value in hand all the new construction will be done… Continue reading The pickaxe

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5 Linux Commands: timeout, cpulimit,awk,tar and youtube-dl

I know how much you love random linux commands so here I’ve compiled some cool random linux commands to copy, convert, limit,kill and redirect things. Start COMMAND, and kill it if still running after 5 seconds timeout 5s COMMAND Convert Youtube videos to MP3 youtube-dl -t –extract-audio –audio-format mp3 YOUTUBE_URL_HERE youtube-dl has this functionality built… Continue reading 5 Linux Commands: timeout, cpulimit,awk,tar and youtube-dl

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Linux Command Line and MySQL: Awesome

MySQL is the world’s most popular open source database. Whether you are a fast growing web property, technology ISV or large enterprise, MySQL can cost-effectively help you deliver high performance, scalable database applications. Check out this site MySQL Commands for a nice MySQL cheat sheet. UrFix.com  however has created a list of commands I use… Continue reading Linux Command Line and MySQL: Awesome

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8 Cool Ways To Use SCP

The SCP protocol is a network protocol, based on the BSD RCP protocol, which supports file transfers between hosts on a network. SCP uses Secure Shell (SSH) for data transfer and utilizes the same mechanisms for authentication, thereby ensuring the authenticity and confidentiality of the data in transit. A client can send (upload) files to… Continue reading 8 Cool Ways To Use SCP

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