Kudos to Firefox team on Quantum release

The new Firefox Quantum release is incredibly fast. It feels faster than Chrome, faster than old Firefox, and faster than all the other browsers on my Macbook. Impressively, despite Firefox ditching the old extension model, all my extensions continue to work. I did have to manually reinstall the indispensable Tree Style Lab, but it works … Continue reading Kudos to Firefox team on Quantum release

Brace expansion to match multiple files in Bash

Bash has handy brace expansion powers that I've belatedly discovered. $ echo I love hippo{griffs,potamuses,dromes} I love hippogriffs hippopotamuses hippodromes For example, you can quickly diff a file with and without a suffix: $ echo diff .env{,.example} diff .env .env.example Or tail multiple log files: $ echo tail -f /var/log/{messages,secure} tail -f /var/log/messages /var/log/secure Bash … Continue reading Brace expansion to match multiple files in Bash