[Haifux] [HAIFUX LECTURE] Command-line utilities: Tips and tricks (part II) -- Eli Billauer
eli at billauer.co.il
Sat Aug 17 21:09:09 MSD 2013
On Monday, August 19th at 18:30, Haifux will gather to hear a talk by
Command-line utilities: Tips and tricks (part II)
Command-line utilities is the real power of a Linux computer, and yet
there's always a few useful utilities that even an experienced Linux
user doesn't know about. This meeting is dedicated to going through
several random utilities, some of which are less known, others are known
but have surprising possibilities.
The range goes from things as simple as using "touch" to fake a
modification date to using ssh for surfing the web (with your browser)
as if your computer was in another country.
No previous knowledge is required. Even though newbies will gain the
most of this meeting, there is also room for those more familiar with
the shell prompt. Those who want to take the stand for a few minutes to
talk about a utility are welcome, of course.
There will be no slides during this meetings, just a shell window for
For the list of suggested topics that may or may not be covered:
We meet in Taub building, room 6. For instructions see:
Attendance is free, and you are all invited!
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