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Using the name variable in Python

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When writing modules in python, it’s nice to test individual components. You can always add some messy test cases at the bottom of your code but, of course, ...

Getting Help in Vim

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The :help command in Vim is possibly the most powerful one of all. I agree with Romain Lafourcade of this handy website about that.

Customizing your Bash prompt

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Your terminal can be customized in several different ways including how your prompt appears. You can color code shell variables such as your username and dir...

Basic Bash Backup

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I spent most of early Saturday morning finishing up my backup scripts and debugging Bash. One could say I was, Bashing my head against the wall. No need to ...