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How Linus Torvalds deals with criticism

For all its ‘the best code wins’ meritocracy ethos, developers also need to be able to communicate and get their point of view across. Opinions will always differ on the best way to do things, and you and your work will be critiqued. Here’s an interesting article from Linux.com which…

Determine File Types from the Terminal

Determine File Types from the Terminal

Mac/Linux users: You can use the file filename terminal command to quickly identify file information. Occasionally you will come across files that have an incorrect or missing file extension. As shown above, the file command analyses the file given as an argument and displays details about the file. This command…