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Tricking the tricksters with a next level fork bomb (2019) (vidarholen.net)
2 points by WayToDoor 85 days ago | past
Schadenfreude : Tricking the tricksters with a next level fork bomb (vidarholen.net)
3 points by signa11 85 days ago | past
What was the point of [ “x$var” = “xval” ]? (vidarholen.net)
414 points by JNRowe 3 months ago | past | 226 comments
Why is /usr/bin/test 4kiB smaller than /usr/bin/[? (vidarholen.net)
25 points by ingve 3 months ago | past | 5 comments
Overwriting Hard Drive Data: The Great Wiping Controversy (2008) [pdf] (vidarholen.net)
2 points by Tomte 5 months ago | past
Two simple tips for shell commands in tech docs (vidarholen.net)
3 points by chanux 7 months ago | past
${var?} and and&: Two simple tips for shell commands in tech docs (vidarholen.net)
2 points by ingve 7 months ago | past | 2 comments
Adventures in String Reversal (2013) (vidarholen.net)
1 point by beagle3 8 months ago | past
Echo/printf to write images in 5 LoC with zero libraries or headersnetpbm (vidarholen.net)
129 points by stargrave 8 months ago | past | 23 comments
Overwriting Hard Drive Data: The Great Wiping Controversy [pdf] (vidarholen.net)
3 points by madflame991 9 months ago | past
Zsh and Fish’s simple but clever trick for highlighting missing linefeeds (vidarholen.net)
474 points by ingve on June 14, 2020 | past | 129 comments
The curious pitfalls in shell redirections to $((I++)) (vidarholen.net)
3 points by ingve on April 6, 2020 | past
Lessons learned from writing ShellCheck (vidarholen.net)
307 points by r4um on Feb 9, 2020 | past | 46 comments
An Empirical Investigation into Programming Language Syntax (PDF, 2013) (vidarholen.net)
3 points by open-source-ux on Sept 15, 2019 | past
Tricking the tricksters with a next level fork bomb (vidarholen.net)
2 points by signa11 on June 26, 2019 | past
Tricking the tricksters with a next level fork bomb (vidarholen.net)
2 points by l2dy on June 11, 2019 | past
Tricking the tricksters with a next level fork bomb (vidarholen.net)
3 points by ingve on June 10, 2019 | past
A shell script that deleted a database, and how ShellCheck could have helped (vidarholen.net)
2 points by zdw on April 5, 2019 | past
A shell script that deleted a database, and how ShellCheck could have helped (vidarholen.net)
4 points by ingve on March 27, 2019 | past
Useless Use of dd (vidarholen.net)
2 points by sndean on Jan 8, 2019 | past
So what exactly is -ffunction-sections and how does it reduce binary size? (vidarholen.net)
1 point by koala_man on July 18, 2018 | past
ShellCheck on armv6hf: crossless compilers and the value of split sections (vidarholen.net)
3 points by ingve on July 15, 2018 | past
Parameterized Color Cell Compression (vidarholen.net)
2 points by ingve on April 18, 2018 | past
Bash arithmetic contexts: the white collar eval (vidarholen.net)
1 point by koala_man on Feb 20, 2018 | past
An ode to pack: gzip’s forgotten decompressor (vidarholen.net)
200 points by ingve on Oct 23, 2017 | past | 52 comments
ShellCheck and shadowed case branches (vidarholen.net)
2 points by ingve on Sept 18, 2017 | past
Buffers and windows: The mystery of ‘ssh’ and ‘while read’ in excessive detail (vidarholen.net)
2 points by rbanffy on July 7, 2017 | past
Overwriting Hard Drive Data: The Great Wiping Controversy (2008) [pdf] (vidarholen.net)
42 points by Tomte on July 3, 2017 | past | 20 comments
Buffers and windows: The mystery of ‘ssh’ and ‘while read’ in excessive detail (vidarholen.net)
3 points by ingve on July 2, 2017 | past
[ -z $var ] works unreasonably well (vidarholen.net)
169 points by ingve on April 23, 2017 | past | 95 comments

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