Day: January 30, 2010

ldd

I recently had a client that went to backup a specific account using the cpanel backup script ‘pkgacct username’ located in the /scripts folder. Whenever he tried to use this script, the backup would fail. I found the error was not related to the cpanel script itself but to the gzip command itself. I needed…


Tasks

I went to bed the other night after browsing the web for about an hour. I knew I was going to have a hard time waking up, so I setup a task on my linux laptop to wake me at 7:00am with a mp3 I wanted to wake up to. “What the heck do you…


Pipe

Pipe, as the name implies, is a sort of hollow tube (a pipe) where you can put data into one end and use the output on the other end. It takes the output from one command and uses it as the input for the following command. This functionality is only one of the many features…