MySQL can be accessed from the command line interface (CLI). Here’s how to run SQL scripts from the CLI.
Here’s how to create Alias commands to simplify tasks on the command line. The examples given relate to retrieving IP addresses. The process is shown for Linux using Bash and Windows using PowerShell.
A quick-reference guide, on how to write mathematical notation in Markdown documents. This is achieved by use of a formatting markup language called,
If your employer or university provides you with Microsoft OneDrive, you’ll know how useful it can be. But the OneDrive folder name tends to be very, very long, like “OneDrive - The University of Quahog”. The long name can get in the way, for example when in the prompt of an IDE, in a terminal session or when browsing files in Explorer. One simple command,
mklink, can fix that.
Working in a command line environment, like a Bash session, can be far more productive that using a graphical user interface. Here’s a collection of shortcuts.
Windows ships with OpenSSH. Here’s how to update the version then use it with MFA option FIDO2 + hardware security keys such as YubiKey.
Microsoft’s Edge browser supports viewing PDF files. It enables marking up PDFs with your own comments, highlights and drawings. Several keyboard shortcuts make for efficient navigation through a PDF.
Here’s how to use virtual environments within Python projects to reduce the risk of version conflicts across Python projects.
The MySQL server runs as a background service. Be default, it is set to start automatically when Windows starts. You can manage this service from the Windows Services applet and from the command line.