Monthly Archives: August 2008

Back on Twitter!

Dubai’s ISP Etisalat finally saw fit to unblock Twitter with a host of other social networking websites. As a result I’m back on twitter at http://twitter.com/rushiv tweeting away.

India claims first ever gold medal in Beijing

Abhinav Bindra won the 10m Rifle Shooting competition to capture India’s first gold medal in Beijing. Thats medal number 20 for India, in it’s entire olympic history. The last gold medal for India had come in 1980 Olympics in Moscow for Hockey. India has since won only 2 bronze and one silver medal. Congrats Abhinav […]

CNN Spam

Apparently there is a new type of spam going around. Spammers have gotten smarter and are now spoofing CNN’s notification emails as spam. Here’s an email that I got today: These emails contain current news, completely legitimate but they link to the spammer’s own website.  This website will have the usual boatlaod of adverts and […]

Find & Replace across multiple files in linux

Here’s the post on my new blog – http://rushi.vishavadia.com/blog/find-replace-across-multiple-files-in-linux/ Below is an older version of the post: I was trying to find a solution todo a find & replace across multiple files which was purely command line based. There are plenty of scripts out there which will accomplish this but I needed a single line […]