Are you using memory-intensive processes? Do you need to closely monitor containers and virtual systems on your computer? htop is the tool you’ve been looking for. Its color-coded display makes it easy to understand the status of your system at a glance and gives you the power to manage processes with a single keystroke. What […]
Did you know that there’s a relational database hiding in your Unix shell? There really is, it turns out. A friend of mine was recently telling me about his discovery of the join command, which allows you to combine data from multiple files that contain tabular data. Let’s take a closer look.
websocketd may be my new favorite UNIX utility. It’s extremely useful for taking the ugly output from a script or utility and turning it into a chart or animation, or even adding a nice interactive UI. And it does it all without changing any code or adding any dependencies to your script or utility.