Something you can do to keep the CLI entertaining is to customize it to your liking. Sometimes, the default shell style can just be cumbersome to look at. If you want to change the appearance, it’s actually really easy! No one likes looking at a plain shell. Also, while you Read more…
I use git for version control. One of the biggest conveniences for me is running “git pull” to download the latest commits. But sometimes, the git pull fails because of a file that changed on the server. That’s usually my fault.
$ git pull
* [new branch] master -> origin/master
error: Your local changes to the following files would be overwritten by merge:
Please, commit your changes or stash them before you can merge.
So here’s how to go about pulling from Read more…
I was using acd_cli, mounted to my file system last night, and picked up today to finish up. I navigated to the directory I mount ACD in and listed the contents.
root@vultr:/var/cloud# ls -alF
ls: cannot open directory '.': Bad address
Only to see an error that I haven’t seen yet (in my experience with ACD_CLI.) I thought maybe Read more…
I find myself stuck in situations where I can’t really leave or close my shell session, but I have to go somewhere else, disconnect my internet, or otherwise lose shell access for some reason or another and unable to get back where I left off. Things like this happen sometimes, Read more…