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• ## Locate, Find, Which - How do I launch an index/scan command for these utilities?May 22

How do I re-scan my drive so my 'search utilities' are able to find a new file on my system? I'm having a tough time googling HOW TOs for launching an index/scan command to any of this applications. I mostly use: 'find' and 'locate', but thought it w

• ## An expandable 'character scanning' command?May 28

Please consider the following MWE, for a "character scanning" command "\looper" which utilizes \@tfor: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{trace} \makeatletter \newcommand\looper[1]{% % \def\looper#1{% \typeout{#1}% \@tfor\next:=#1 \do

• ## Expandable 'character scanning' command that preserves spacesJuly 8

David Carlisle recently offered a clean and rather elegant TeX solution to a question about expandable 'character scanning' commands. Unfortunately, David's solution does not preserve spaces in the input string. Thus, given David's code: \def\expandl

• ## arp-scan command displays (Unknown)March 27

this command sudo arp-scan --interface=wlan0 --localnet display the following results: 192.168.1.1 *:*:*:*:*:* D-Link Corporation 192.168.1.101 *:*:*:*:*:* (Unknown) why i can't see the name of the host ....101? why it display (Unknown)?? Thanks ----

• ## Functions for scanning command line optionsJune 5

I know that getopts is available but I wanted to write my own as a way of improving my bash. Below I show two function definitions and an example of the use of them in a bash script. Finally I show the output of the script. Please comment. #!/bin/bas

• ## How to scan a folder with AVG via the command line?July 13

I'm running avg anti virus on linux and I'm using only the terminal. So sudo avgscan / -a -H -c scans the whole disk, is there a way to scan just a specified folder (also scans for the folders within said folder)? --------------Solutions-------------

• ## Transferring NMap scans between machinesJune 9

Anyone know if its possible to halt a running nmap scan and for another scan on a different machine to 'pick up where it left off'? --------------Solutions------------- nmap supports different output formats for human readability and scripted parsing

• ## Context Menu Items and command line programsJune 5

I am currently trying to create a context menu item so that you can click on an executable file and select a scan option from the context menu, a command line program will then be launched with the working directory defined as C:\Program Files\Scanne

• ## How to add a New Drive to Netbackup 6 on a Linux host?June 12

My tape drive needed to be replaced. I am using netbackup 6 and 2.6.9 Linux. When I try to re add the device I used /dev/nst0 as it is the nstX device. /proc/scsi/scsi shows: H ost: scsi1 Channel: 00 Id: 05 Lun: 00 Vendor: HP Model: Ultrium 3-SCSI Re

• ## How to mount a LVM partition on Ubuntu?July 6

#fdisk -l /dev/sdb1 * 1 9702 77931283+ 8e Linux LVM I tried the following command: #mkdir /media/backup #mount /dev/sdb1 /media/backup mount: unknown file system 'LVM2_member' How do I mount it? --------------Solutions------------- I found the soluti

• ## How can I list all IPs in the connected network, through Terminal preferably?March 24

Using Ubuntu 10.10, I was wondering if there was a command line command that can list all the IPs of devices connected to the network? I would use this for example, to list all the computers connected to my home network. Ideally, it needs to be comma

• ## How can I see a wireless network's frequency and/or channel?August 10

NetworkManager is showing a number of different wireless networks available in my neighbourhood. I would like to know what channels the other wireless networks are operating on. How can I view these wireless network's channel information? I am aware

• ## How to use the NMAP Security Scanner on LinuxJanuary 28

Nmap is a free and open source network discovery and security auditing utility that is widely used in the Linux users community as it is simple to use yet very powerful. Nmap works by sending data packets on a specific target (by IP) and by interpret

• ## How to deal with wpa_supplicant error?April 17

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 and I've copied the wpa_supplicant configs from another computer running Ubuntu 11.10, which is connected to my home network. The non-connecting device has an Intel wireless card which uses the ipw2100 driver and the wireless i