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Is your shell what you think?

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Depending how you installed a new version of bash on your mac, it might surprise you to learn which version of bash you’re using. For instance, if ask for th...

Job hunting advice.

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I recently had cause to think about some advice for recent graduates hunting for jobs. This is probably applicable too if you’re laid off and need to find a ...

Easy SFTPeasy

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The powers that be here at SHU make some webspace available to faculty and staff here for course-related materials. This is a nice convenient alternative to ...

Living off the land.

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We’re mostly cloud computing infrastructure here at SHU, but we do have a department server. On which I’m not an admin (and shouldn’t be!)