random unix notes

Tue 08 April 2014

This is a reminder for me, that can be useful for other

use of inode number

A solution found here is based on the find command and its -exec option, but other action are built in.
As always, take care of shell specific built in command, and specify the absolute …

Category: tools Tagged: Inode Unix

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DNS tools

Sat 05 April 2014

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="350"]English: Impression of Kakamega Rain Forest Where's the DN tree ? (Photo credit: Wikipedia)[/caption]

Here is a reminder for me and myself, that can be useful to every one (I hope as anything I write down here). It concerns some tools to retrieve DNS informations. Almost everything in this post …

Category: tools Tagged: BIND DNS Domain Name System Information retrieval

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Search engine: do it yourself

Sun 27 October 2013

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"]English: Magnifying glass with focus on paper.... Search engine ancestor (Photo credit: Wikipedia)[/caption]

I heard many people complaining about the monopolistic situation of google.
I just want to present few alternative. I decided to group them as follow:
  • big ones
  • old ones
  • stange ones
  • do it yourself
  • others

Of course …

Category: tools Tagged: Ask.com bing DIY Google Lycos Metasearch engine Search tools Web search engine Wikipedia yahoo search

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