#124: Exclude /etc/hosts from bash_completion



I just installed the homebrew package bash_completion, hoping to get completion on my SSH commands. Unfortunately, I also use my /etc/hosts file as an ad blocker. This results in bash completion completing my ssh hostnames with a ton of ad servers that I...

#91: piping stderr and stdout

Well, I think I've already looked this up and forgotten it twice.

#51: Broken shell command substitution in crontab

In a cronjob, I want to execute a date sub-command and substitute the results in place into the overall shell command. Something like: 1 5 * * * bash -c 'cp /foo/bar /foo/bar.$(date +%Y%m%d).sql' Unfortunately, this breaks with an error at runtime: /bin...