Other reference cards

Long time no blog. Sorry, been kinda busy lately, but I want to link to a post with some nice Linux related reference cards. 10 must-have Linux (and not only) cheat-sheets And here is a site where the author has created several nice bash, perl and vim sheets, which all you Service Console gurus might […]

Command prompt colours

Here’s an old trick which works great on ESX servers (thanks to this article on Linux Journal for reminding me).  It turns your prompt different colours to highlight when you are logged in as root. To make the prompt red when you’re running as root add this to /root/.bashrc: PS1='[e[31m][email protected]:w#[e[m] ‘ To make the prompt […]