Author: Binny V A

A philosopher programmer who specializes in backend development and stoicism.

Change the Extension of Multiple Files in Linux

In this example, we will change all files with extension ‘.info’ to ‘.txt’. Rename all *.info files in one folder…

Using PHP’s Curl functions behind a Proxy

Using PHP’s Curl functions even if the net is accessible only thru a proxy. This is the only way curl…

Changing separator with Perl

This will join all lines of a file together. Sometimes I have a list of something in a file, one…

Object or Array

Find whether the given variable is an object,or is an Array? function isArray(testObject) { return testObject && !(testObject.propertyIsEnumerable(‘length’)) && typeof…

CVS Through Proxy

Command to import a CVS project’s code through a proxy Checkout code from remote server(No Proxy) cvs -z3 -d:ext:binnyva@nexty.cvs.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/nexty co…

Using CVS from Command Line

cvs -d /var/www/cvs init export CVSROOT=’/var/www/cvs’ cd mypoject_folder cvs import -m “My Project” mypoject binny main #cvs import -m “<Message>”…

Command to Compress/Uncompress tar.gz and tar.bz2 files

Compress folder Test/ to Test.tar.gz tar czfv Test.tar.gz Test/ czfv = ‘Compress Zip File Verbose’ If you want bzip files,…

Remove CVS Information from a Folder

find -name CVS -exec rm -rf {} \; NOTE: Works only with bash

Submition to Social Bookmarking sites.

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Backup Using Rsync

Backups the script folder to a remote location. Original Article… rsync -avze ssh Scripts/ binnyva@binnyva.com:backup/Scripts/