Here’s how to monitor disk space on your server and use the Mailgun API to send an email alert:
Author Archives: PJ
Related to the number of files able to be watched by a user. I need to run this on every fresh install!
This is a simple timer script, implementing the pomodoro technique for time management. There are tons out there already but I didn’t like how they auto- started breaks. And most lacked shortcut abilities, so that was a dealbreaker. The script … Continued
The Spotify app for Linux seems to trigger a cascading failure with Cinnamon on my machine, where it balloons up sucking up all my ram and cpu power. Great! So let’s switch it to a single instance app using Chromium.
I don’t know why but this makes for some good listening while working.
Since it seems the beep command is blacklisted in Linux Mint (or rather not loaded by default into the kernel) and it’s ugly af, we can make a better beep.
The AskUbuntu question was: How do I SSH to machine A via B in one command?
Use this link for a simple, random article on Wikipedia https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Random
Quick reference for linux on how to output the stdout/stderr to the term window and to a file at the same time:
Have a Perl script that just gives you a blank page and can’t figure out what error it’s giving? You can run it on the command line, including GET params like so: http://something.com/cgi-bin/x.pl?x=y&t=j becomes ./x.pl x=y t=j