Joining Trisquel-Users Mailing List

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim.

When I see trisquel-users’ archive is as lively as this:

I decided to join the list immediately at https://listas.trisquel.info/mailman/listinfo/trisquel-users.

What is Trisquel? Trisquel GNU/Linux is a community where software freedom is well-respected and its illegal there to encourage proprietary software. That’s why I like Trisquel.

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List of awk Resources

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim.

In my journey to make an examples-based user-friendly awk the series (as a pair of sed the series). It’s because finding user-friendly practical examples of awk is difficult.

http://www.grymoire.com/Unix/Awk.html (my favorite so far)

https://www.tutorialspoint.com/awk/

http://www.thegeekstuff.com/tag/unix-awk-tutorial/

http://www.bolthole.com/AWK.html (Part 1-6)

https://www.gnu.org/software/gawk/manual/html_node/index.html

http://www.linuxfocus.org/English/September1999/article103.html

https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/library/l-awk1 (Part 1-3, Daniel Robbins)

http://www.folkstalk.com/2011/12/good-examples-of-awk-command-in-unix.html (Folkstalk was my only inspiration to write sed the series; Folkstalk successfully convinced me that trying sed is easy)

http://www.pement.org/awk/awk1line.txt (my first time was sedoneliners but this one is very similar)

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/273664/best-awk-commands

http://www.catonmat.net/blog/awk-one-liners-explained-part-one (Part 1-3; I just found tonight and it’s very good)

https://www.eriwen.com/tools/awk-is-a-beautiful-tool (this article inspired catonmat’s one)

sed to Delete Only Parentheses and Their Contents

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim.

sed ‘s/([^)]*)//g’

Before

*) this is the content of /var/log/apt/history.log on a Debian family OS

After

Explanation

The above sed says “match any char but ‘)’ ” started with a ‘(‘ ended with a ‘)’. That is the purpose of ‘[^)]’ negation to ‘)’ character and a ‘*’ means “any number of any char”.

Credit

Big thanks to potong for his StackOverflow answer.

Reference

http://stackoverflow.com/a/9857007


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List of Privacy-Respecting Internet Resource Links

Bismillahirrahmanirrahim.

If you respect your freedom, you use free software. If you respect your privacy, you learn from website like prism-break.org. You will choose software and services that are respecting both your freedom and privacy. This article lists some important links that are similar to prism-break. I will update it later.

 

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