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ZSH: Simple Network Port Checker

Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Ok, I had an itch – I prefer to use what I deem ‘simple’ tools to get things done – in this case I needed a simple solution for checking for open ports (i.e. port traffic is not blocked by a firewall.)  After a quick scan of the ZSH man pages I found: zshtcpsys    Zsh Continue reading →

Android Nexus 4 – using Sqlite to ’empty’ Pop Email ‘trash’

Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Empty POP Email ‘trash’ (Android) Ok, after some digging and a bit of thought: Google Android Nexus 4- Pop email does not delete messages that are placed into the ‘trashcan’. Google Android Nexus 4- Pop email lacks many features like: select all or multi-message select – you have to select messages one at a time.) Continue reading →

Android Nexus 4 – Still can’t ’empty trash’…

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

I was annoyed enough by ‘pop email’ issues during my first pass at Android that I simply returned the device. As mentioned previously, Google hardware is Google-Centric and, most likely, will force you to use other Google products & services – if you want to use Google hardware in an independent manner then you have Continue reading →

More Awk with CSV/DSV files

Sunday, January 13th, 2013

CSV/DSV Basics CSV = Comma Separated Values DSV = Delimited Values, i.e. comma (,), pipe (|), tab ‘\t’, etc. Why Use Awk? The approaches used by most scripting languages are quite similar – understand one and picking up another is usually pretty easy; Awk, while perhaps ‘syntax-querky’, is relatively easy to work with. While there Continue reading →

Outlook 2002 Contacts CSV to vCard via Bash & Awk

Saturday, December 22nd, 2012

Yes, I know you can import stuff easily into ‘the cloud’ – I don’t care to share my contacts (directly) with any ‘cloud vendor’; I simply want to move my contacts from my old Cellphone to my new Android phone. Exporting a contact list from Outlook (Ancient version, 2002) is simple using CSV (comma separated Continue reading →

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