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Terminal output being cut off

I'm using ZSH as my shell and running a Debian 7 installation on a Linode box. When I ssh into this box and run any command where the output is larger than the window, the output that extends beyond ...
1
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1answer
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bash_history file and history command showing different entries

I am using the Terminal app on OS X to try and clear my command history. The entries within my $HOME/.bash_history file do not match what is returned by the history command. The echo $0 command tells ...
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1answer
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SCO Unix 3.2.2: sysadmsh issues

When I type sysadmsh from the console prompt, it looks like this: The way it used to work is that the prompt would be in color and the lines would wrap correctly. I've had a couple of issues with ...
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2answers
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Create a public key to allow scp server to server

My scenario is this, I am trying to SCP from server1 to server2 and and I need to create a public_key on server1 to allow server2 access to it. How do I do this?
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-bash: apt-get: command not found

Over the course of uninstalling the HP/palm enyo SDK and installing node JS I somehow goofed up something (I think my path). Now when I try use apt-get I get the following: -bash: apt-get: command ...
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2answers
348 views

Days since a specific date

How to print in linux/unix bash the number of days since a specific date till now? (for example days since 23rd of June 2009 till today)!
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3answers
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How to undo this?

I set up a soft link on my MAMP system like this ln -s php5.3 php5 but I think it might have been the cause of system problems that just appeared does anyone know how to undo it?
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3answers
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List supported terminal types?

Is there a portable way to list supported terminal types on all *N*X systems? If not, what's the best way to get this list on Solaris?
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1answer
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Limit unix users file access

I just created a new user on my server, but I only want this user to have access to var/www/ and all the files/folders inside that. They should be able to access no other files on the server except ...
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1answer
1k views

Get all files using FTP via Unix Terminal

Using the FTP command in the Unix terminal I want to download all files / folders from my FTP server. When I use this command: ftp> mget * I get lots of these errors: ftp: Unable to determine ...
2
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7answers
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Making terminal session on production server look unique [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you make it obvious you are on a production system? I have several terminal windows open and would like to make the terminal session on the production server look ...
3
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2answers
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Utility to send a command to multiple terminals?

A while ago when I did a lot more system admining, there was a little utility that would send a command to multiple terminals that I had open. So essentially I could ssh into three different servers, ...
2
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5answers
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Shell command to remove files extension

I have a directory with automatically generated files that all end with the .sample extension. I would like to have a way to remove the .sample extension from them all in one terminal command. I ...
3
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3answers
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Is is possible to reattach a telnet connection?

Our network involves a series of dumb text terminals which telnet into a SCO OpenServer 6 server. Occasionally, one of these terminals will crash, forcing the operator to move to a different terminal ...