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May 19th 2014 CLI discoveries and No place to hide

Posted on 2014-05-22 19:14:06 +0000 by John

Brian presented a number of recent discoveries:

There are links and more information in the presentation. In relation to the reptyr example, Olly pointed out that pgrep will find the PID in one step. In relation to screen, it was suggested that it might not be being maintained. [However, the manual, last updated in 2010, is over 2,500 lines long and ends with the comment: ‘A weird imagination is most useful to gain full advantage of all the features.’]

David S then gave us a quick tour of the documents from No place to hide highlighting, among other things,

He closed by pointing to an article on how irrelevant Microsoft now is.