Monthly Archives: September 2009

Archive of posts published in the specified Month


Escape single quotes in bash

Some helpful instructions on Stuart Colville’s blog explain how to do this. To produce e.g. abc'def, you need to enter $echo 'abc'\''def' The '\'' first closes the single quotes, then puts a literal (escaped) ' and then opens single quotes again.


Nokia E63 Wireless access to Eduroam in Oxford

I found a good set of instructions for connecting to the Eduroam Wifi service from the website of the University of Valencia. These work for me in Oxford. (Local mirror).