Quickly wipe the Linux DNS cache with the push of a button. Download the cleandns.sh script, make it executable and click it whenever you need to clean the DNS cache.
Simple Linux software update script to sit on the desktop. When clicked, the softman script runs apt-get update, upgrade, dist-upgrade, full-upgrade, clean and apt-get autoremove to keep your system up-to-date and secure. The program download link is at the bottom of this page. You only need to download the file ‘softman’. Make the file executable … Read more
Now that’s some title for a post. I Couldn’t think how to shorten it but it is shorter than the original title I wanted to use. Anyway, a couple of weeks ago I needed to figure out how to write a Bash script that let its users state how many fields or questions the script … Read more
Oh gosh, another cURL and web form post! I couldn’t resist writing this one. While finding information on formfind I noticed an absence of direct help for people wishing to use it so I thought I’d fill the gap in the market. Questions this post answers: How do I fill out an online form without … Read more
Getting cozy with cURL This isn’t a top 10 magical things to do with cURL post. There are plenty of them around the Net and you will find a few links at the bottom of here to prove that. No, this post is about one thing, using a variable to send data to cURL without … Read more
Manic Miner on Fuse Making friendly suggestions on a forum is not always a good idea: you never know where it’s going to lead. When I saw a request for feature ideas for upcoming versions of FUSE, the Spectrum emulator, posted on the World of Spectrum website little did I know that one simple comment … Read more