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Getting started with Cygwin.

Recently I was inundated with queries, asking me how to run shell scripts using Cygwin. This illustrated guide is primarily meant to address the issue of running shell scripts posted on this site on a WindoZe machine. I assume that … Continue reading

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Download YouTube Playlist

This script downloads all videos in your YouTube playlist . The script is extremely basic in nature and doesnot offer any choices. Change the url in the below to reflect playlist of your choice. Pseudo-algorithm as follows Download YouTube playlist page Parse the page … Continue reading

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Script to download e-newspapers from this site

Following is the script to download e-newspapers from this site. Requires a linux box with preferably ghostscript installed.How to use: Copy and paste the code in an empty file . save the file as …anything.sh.. say foo.sh chmod +x the … Continue reading

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