MySql Migration Script ( Common Concepts ) Part 3

This is the continuation of Common Concepts, Part 2 is located here and if you have not downloaded the mysql migration script accompanied with this tutorial it can be downloaded here mysql-migrate.tar These topics will be briefly covered: Inline input redirection using “Here Documents” (Part 1). Inline input redirection using “Here Strings” (Part 1). Command […]

MySql Migration Script ( Common Concepts ) Part 2

This is the continuation of Common Concepts, Part 1 is located here and if you have not downloaded the mysql migration script accompanied with this tutorial it can be downloaded here mysql-migrate.tar These topics will be briefly covered: Inline input redirection using “Here Documents” (Part 1). Inline input redirection using “Here Strings” (Part 1). Command […]

Gawk SSH Log Report

Gawk Man Page Gawk is an advanced text manipulation programming language that can be used for extracting/modifying and formatting text based data. There are so many examples and applications for gawk, but we will be looking at formatting a report from the ssh logs. There are many things you could do with the report like […]

Hello Bash

Learning Bash/scripting is not a hard thing to do and as a sysadmin/enthusiast/hacktivist or what have you; scripting can save a lot of time and solve lots of problems. So let’s create our first bash script. Keep in mind there is more than one way to skin a cat. If you find better ways to […]