In the past whenever I’ve wanted to re-run a command I’d execute
history | grep <part of command> and then run that command by doing
!<history number to the left of appropriate command>. I don’t know how I’ve missed this for so long but Bash has a key combination to reverse search history (<Ctrl-r>). Continue reading Bash Reverse Search
Pastor Pat from my church recently spoke of a Pakistani family who live off of 200 Baht ($6) a day and I couldn’t help but think how blessed we are in the U.S. As we race around in this holiday season preparing for Thanksgiving it’s extremely easy to lose sight of all the things we should be thankful for. In the spirit of the holiday season below are some of the things I’m thankful for: Continue reading Thanksgiving 2015
It’s kind of amazing that as many times as I’ve seen the Blue Angels it’s still exciting when they come to town. In preparation for the 2016 Great Tennessee Airshow Blue Angel #7 was at the Smyrna Airport for media day. Continue reading Blue Angel #7 in Smyrna, TN
I tried to find the origin for this quote but after a few Google searches I couldn’t find anything that proved definitive. Continue reading Tale of Two Wolves
I thought it was appropriate that the first post for a new blog, written by a software engineer, be called “Hello World” as at least in the past writing a program to output the string “Hello World” represented the basis for learning a new programming language. Continue reading Hello world!