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 Total snippets  750
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 Release  #12
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The LOST ( Linux-One-Stanza Tips ) is a series of small GNU/Linux related hints and tips, which could be used as signatures with your mails, Message of the Day greeting, as random snippets on home pages or any other place which you can think of ...

This project is in two parts. Firstly, the snippets themselves, and secondly a series of scripts/ programs for interfacing the snippets with existing mailers, web pages and for manipulation of the snippets for other uses.



A Random LOST snippet

           

####[ GNU/Linux One Stanza Tip (LOST) ]####################### Sub : Manipulating DOS floppies LOST #188 There is package called "mtools" just for this. Once installed you can do manipulation of DOS floppies/ partitions using all commonly used DOS syntax with prefix of "m" ... For example : mcopy a:/test.txt /home/usr/. For directory listing: mdir a:; or mformat a: to format a: as msdos floppy ####[lvgandhi (at) md3.vsnl.net.in]###########################