Awk amazingness

So, you may or may not be aware, I am really excited about awk at the moment. Also find. I learned a particular bit of magic on Sunday. I used my most complicated awk script yet: it uses an END block! root@host [/home]# find /home/back/ -user <user> -exec ls -ld {} \; | awk ‘{total=total+$5};… Continue reading Awk amazingness

Things I intend to learn soon.

Hello everyone, I’ve got some stuff I think learning would help me at work. If anyone has good suggestions for books or tutorials about any of the following, please let me know. More about sed and awk MySQL PHP Perl Python

New Project!

So, I’ve been meaning to learn a new programming language, but hadn’t decided which one I wanted to learn. So, as with many new projects, I started on Wikipedia. I had been thinking of learning Haskell, due to the Curry-Howard Correspondence. Part of my reasoning also though, was that it had an emacs-like editor that… Continue reading New Project!