Tag: bash

Parsing Bash Config Files

Many times a script is written that needs extra/persistent configuration from the user. In most languages this is no big deal, you just import your json/yaml/toml parser and you’re good to go. The com

Bash Scripting

Bash is perhaps one of the hardest languages to learn how to script with, simply for the fact there’s so much bad information out there.I’d like to share some tips and tricks I’ve learned in my few ye

Fuzzy searching for MPD in Bash

I recently came across fzf, which is an interactive line filter. By default fzf will fuzzy search recursively through file names in the current directory, but it also filters through stdin.Realizing i