Bonus Topic – How to enable Bash on Ubuntu on Windows application in a windows 10 device and check which version is it running.

Hi Readers, I am happy to post another blog post on how to enable bash on ubuntu on windows application in a windows 10 device and check which version is it running. If you have done this step (link) then proceed the below steps. Open Settings --> Update & Security --> For Developers Enable Developer Mode … Continue reading Bonus Topic – How to enable Bash on Ubuntu on Windows application in a windows 10 device and check which version is it running.

Schedule a task in linux using crontab

Hi Readers, I am happy to post another blog post on how to schedule a task in linux using crontab. cron enables users to schedule jobs to run periodically at certain times or dates. It is commonly used to automate system maintenance or administration. cron checks for scheduled jobs every minute but not every second. … Continue reading Schedule a task in linux using crontab

JSON format in GNU/linux- Bash for Windows 10

Hi Readers, I am happy to post another blog post on how to format a JSON string in GNU/Linux. If a string is large then JSON looks very cryptic and it becomes difficult to search/edit it. We can format easily using the Python interpreter. Python provides JSON modules that will do the needful. #echo 'content' | … Continue reading JSON format in GNU/linux- Bash for Windows 10

Uninstall packages in bash for Windows 10

Hi Readers, I am happy to post another blog post on how uninstall packages in bash for Windows 10. I just updated my system to Windows 10 Anniversary update. Hurray!! I found bash (beta) feature in my Windows 10. So, this post is about uninstall packages in bash. How to get list of packages installed in … Continue reading Uninstall packages in bash for Windows 10

Find the total number of directories and files present- Bash for Windows 10

Hi Readers, I am happy to post another blog post on how to find the total number of directories and files present. #sudo apt-get install tree #tree name-of-the-directory/ | tail -1 Hope this post helps. Please subscribe for future updates.

Find large files in a directory- Bash for Windows 10

This post is about how to find large files in a directory. #ls -lSrh  where r causes the large files to be listed at the end. Hope this post helps. Please subscribe and comment.

Encoding and Decoding base64 in bash for Windows 10

Encoding and Decoding base64 in bash Hope this tip will help you. Please subscribe and comment if you have doubts.