Shell One Liner: Find all files of by date

Some shell scripts or processes create files in various subdirectories. A handy one-liner can help finding all files of a certain date. read more →

Shell One Liner: Find failed processes in pipe with pipestatus

A problem with pipes is that they can fail silently since each command in it runs as its own process independent from the rest. read more →

Shell One Liner: Kill process by name

You probably came across the situation in linux, unix, or OS X where a bad cron job or shell script spawned a large number of processes of the same kind and you want to kill them all. read more →

Shell One Liner: Sum file sizes

Ever wanted to find some files in a directory or by pattern and sum up their file size? read more →