Archive for the ‘Linux’ Category

Recently my company purchased a Raspberry Pi for me to experiment with.  The Raspberry Pi  is a credit card sized development board/computer which runs the Linux operating system (can run Android too.)  This product boasts a Broadcom BCM2835 system-on-a-chip (SoC), meaning that the chip is the computer.  What exactly does that mean?  Computers, desktops and […]

Living With Linux – CDPATH

Posted: 18th December 2011 by Mike Trethowan in Blog, Computer, Linux, Ubuntu
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Here is an great time saver for those that regularly work from the Linux command line.

One of the tasks that I needed to do was create a disk image as a backup of the Micro SD that came with the development kit. Although this image is available for download, it’s good form to learn how to create one on your own.

Living With Linux – Scripting For $PATH

Posted: 10th September 2011 by Mike Trethowan in Computer, Linux
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As you’ll notice, your new folder is now listed in $PATH.