Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back > Blogs
User Name



Single, "teleporting" instance of system monitor (or something else)

Posted 03-30-2011 at 01:20 AM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 03-30-2011 at 01:26 AM by the dsc (minor correction)

[ -z $(ps -A | grep ksysguard) ] && ksysguard & disown &&
wmctrl -iR $(wmctrl -l | grep "System Monitor" | sed 's/\ .*//')
Depend on wmctrl.

Are you tired of winding up with multiple instances of a program of which you don't really need multiple instances? Your problems are over! Now you can just press the hot-keys or whatever shortcuts you have, without ever worrying about earlier instances. No more sore joints for having to close...
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 707 Comments 0 the dsc is offline


Posted 03-29-2011 at 08:56 PM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])

Never thought there can be some anime masterpiece that will own me that hard, but, fortunately, or unfortunately, there is, absolutely impressive one...
Don't really remember how many years ago I last cried before yesterday.

I also don't really remember why I have chosen to learn computers back in 2005. I could just enjoy playing games, as much as I did it before, and do now, from time to time, instead, I've chosen to learn how this...
Posted in etc
Views 1138 Comments 0 Web31337 is offline

dos programming

Posted 03-27-2011 at 05:56 AM by sumeet inani
Updated 03-28-2011 at 06:20 AM by sumeet inani

This is about scheduling download on remote vista machine via telnet.

I wanted to give link , file name & time as input to script which will start background process executing batch file ( created by script ) on schedule.

After an hour I came out with
<dir> bat
<dir> log
<dir> done

template.bat CODE
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 3139 Comments 1 sumeet inani is offline

First Command to Run After Installing Ubuntu

Posted 03-26-2011 at 01:21 PM by allu john sudhakar

Ubuntu is a great operating system. It fast, secured and easy to use when compared to most of other operating Systems. But Ubuntu is not complete without some additional packages. One command make Ubuntu useful for everyday use.
To get started, press Ctrl Alt T on your keyboard to open Terminal.
When Terminal opens, type the command below and press Enter to install.
sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras
Programs that will get installed after running the above...
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 3417 Comments 2 allu john sudhakar is offline

Hello LQ!

Posted 03-25-2011 at 10:13 PM by unimous

#include <stdio.h>
#include <stdlib.h>

int main()
    printf( "Hello LQ!\n" );

    exit( 0 );
This is my first blog in
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 11070 Comments 5 unimous is offline


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:04 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration