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Skype and Viber apps in my KitKat Build 7 150721

Posted 10-08-2015 at 04:32 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

I just want to share that I have “discovered” that Skype and Viber can be installed and used without problems in “my” Android x86 system KitKat Build 7 from 150721. These are pretty awesome apps, wouldn’t you agree?

Screenshot of the Desktop with Skype and Viber icons
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Terminal with similar keybindings to kwrite / kate / gedit / html text fields?

Posted 10-06-2015 at 09:04 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 01-13-2016 at 05:02 AM by the dsc (alternative solution)

EDIT: As it turns out, it's not really needed.

With control+x+e your current command line will be opened with the $EDITOR application. From there you edit freely, then you save it, and as you exit, it will run.

I think the text editor Nedit is an excellent $EDITOR to have for that. It uses the tcl/tk toolkit (or actually motiff, if it's not the same thing),...
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CLI to get Oracle Supply Network email attachments

Posted 10-06-2015 at 03:37 PM by MensaWater
Updated 11-12-2015 at 08:05 AM by MensaWater

I'm writing this up because I've often seen the question "How do I extract email attachments at command line?". I had to figure out how to use various tools to do this recently and figured I'd share what I did.

EDIT 11-Nov-2015:
While what is written below certainly works for extracting email attachments including those sent by OSN it turns out Oracle does NOT include all fields in the email they send so we ultimately abandoned this setup for OSN and are instead...
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tmux - "tmux new-window \; split-window -h" does not work as expected anymore.

Posted 10-06-2015 at 01:54 AM by MadMaverick9 (MadMaverick9's Blog)
Tags patch, tmux

Start tmux with:
bash $ tmux
Which will start a session with one window and a shell started. In that shell type:
bash $ tmux new-window \; split-window
Up to 1.9a this would create a new window and split that new window.
In 2.0 and above it creates a new window, but then splits the first window.

The first patch "current-session-02.patch.txt" restores previous 1.9a behavior. But in order to be complete, tmux should also keep track of the...
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Cockpit – A remote manager for GNU/Linux servers

Posted 10-05-2015 at 10:34 AM by sridhar11

Cockpit is an interactive server admin interface. It is easy to use and very light weight.

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