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  • Weekend Reading: Scary Tales from the Server Room

    by Carlie Fairchild It’s always better to learn from someone else’s mistakes than from your own. This weekend we feature Kyle Rankin and Bill Childers as they tell stories from their years as systems administrators. It’s a win-win: you get to learn from their experiences, and they get to make snide comments to each other.  It’s Always...

  • The trouble with Windows CRLF

    Windows line endings are in a pain in the … terminal. They muck up the operations of AWK, comm, diff, echo, grep, join, paste, read, rev, sed and tr. Article Source.

  • 3 Ways to Mount a Windows Share in Linux

    Learn how to mount a Windows SMB or CIFS share in the Linux GUI, on the command line with fstab, or using autofs. We also explain the SMB vs CIFS vs Samba. Article Source.