Many times I have been looking on the Internet to find a suitable solution for this, but in the end I’ve created my own solution. These next steps will explain how to recover a deleted file back into the HEAD … Continue reading
MacOSX can install and upgrade your favourite UNIX and Linux packages. The Darwin Ports project (http://darwinports.com/) was created to help in these tasks. First we need to update the list of updates available on the internet: $ sudo su – … Continue reading
I had to mimic a certain web application for a customer I’m currently working for, so I’ve created a small standard webserver in Perl using HTTP::Daemon. The only thing it does, is serving one particular file.
This is a small code snippet I wrote along time ago for a bigger framework I’ve created. No extra modules are required. It calculates the netmask of a network based on the network address and network bit (CIDR notation). #!/usr/bin/perl … Continue reading
A small script I wrote to see how fast a file grows (for instance when it’s being copied from one partition to another, disk to disk, network to network, …) #!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; my $file = shift @ARGV; … Continue reading