Tag: bash

One of the most popular modern UNIX command shell.

The fastest way to count files in a directory

Yesterday I needed a decision to count the number of mails in my mailbox. Mails are presented as text files, they contain a message and an additional information. Based on their number, I can find out whether I received new mails. The task is quite simple and I want to find the same simple and […]

Bash scripts for proxy grabbing, checking and applying to PAC file. Make your own list of 99.9% uptime proxies

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There is a way to form 99.9% uptime proxies and visit inaccessible sites without using Tor browser, VPN or others. All we need is bash, proxybroker, curl and grep. ProxyBroker is easier to install using pip (tool to automatically install and configure python packages). In addition I have an article about how to install ProxyBroker […]

Install python package in a separate directory by ProxyBroker example

python 3.5, aiohttp, aiodns, maxminddb requirements for ProxyBroker

Installing a python package into a separate directory makes the package isolated from other packages. It is more transparent and in some cases very convenient. But this process requires some experience and is complicated. The method below describes how to install a python package in a separate directory without using third-party utilities like pip. Before […]

How to install bash and neofetch in FreeBSD

neofetch output in FreeBSD

Neofetch is a bash script. In FreeBSD, there is no bash by default. Instead, other types of shell are used, such as C shell (csh), tcsh. Therefore, to make neofetch working we need to install bash and make it the main shell in the system. First, let’s install bash package: Then we need to find […]