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I've been a programmer for over two decades. I work in Perl and a big pile of legacy PHP.

My book Land the Tech Job You Love is available from Pragmatic Bookshelf.

My Perl news blog is Perlbuzz.

My blog about tech life, including job hunting, is petdance.com.

AIM: petdance

Twitter: petdance, beyondgrep and perlbuzz


May
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comment Can't telnet localhost smtp
You say in the comments below that you solved the problem. Please edit your question to explain what happened so that others with your problem will learn when they find this question.
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awarded  Supporter
May
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answered Search for index.php and index.html and replace string
May
3
answered non greedy grep command on ubuntu?
May
3
answered Recursive text search with grep and file patterns
May
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awarded  Teacher
May
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answered How to remove a tagged block of text in a file?
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awarded  Autobiographer
Jun
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comment Search inside of text files
As much as I love ack, grep is the better choice here. None of ack's snazzy features are relevant to log searching.
Jun
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answered How long have “find” and “findstr” been in the windows CLI?
May
31
answered Favorite Unix command line aliases?
May
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comment Favorite Unix command line aliases?
You don't sync your home directories between the various machines? xoa.petdance.com/How_to:_Keep_your_home_directory_in_Subversion