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Sticky bit

Sticky bit on files Sticky bit can be set on files for faster loading of program which in turn reduces the delay in execution of the binary. When a process executes a file that has its sticky bit set, the … Continue reading

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Three Thousand Stiches

by Sudha Murty What a wonderful book. Every chapter of the book is an interesting read. Most of the content in book is about Infosys foundation and the work done by it. Most of us think, running an NGO/charitable organization … Continue reading

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Executing commands on windows host from unix host

Many a times we may need to execute commands in host#2 from host#1, where in host#1 and host#2 can be windows or unix hosts. In this post I will be providing information on how to run commands from unix host … Continue reading

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Zero to One

by Peter Thiel with Blake Masters. This book is all about startups. What is zero to one ?. Creating something which does not exist is zero to one. Replicating an existing thing is one to N which is a wonderful … Continue reading

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The Lean Startup

An interesting book on how startup’s work. Some of the concepts like “Pivot or Preserve” and five ‘Y’ concepts can be adopted in general in any situation and is not unique to a startup company. Also most of the concepts, … Continue reading

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Java The Complete Reference, 9th Edition

I did search for 9th edition of book and isĀ available for download only as torrent. If you don’t have access to torrent sites, do email me ( iamnandans@gmail.com ) , i will send it across. Download the example programs in … Continue reading

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The Obstacle is the Way

By Ryan Holiday Everybody faces obstacles in life. How individuals reacts to the obstacle, how does he/she over comes the obstacle differentiates the individual from rest. Author has provided numerous examples of renowned individuals, obstacles they faced and how did … Continue reading

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