Programming

Create Your Own Web App to Execute Linux Command

Let say you need to run a command (which you use frequently) on your headless Linux box, such as, copying files, start/stop services, reboot, etc. However too lazy to go to the physical machine or open a ssh command from another pc. Would it be nice if we have a web application that can easily …

How to Queue Torrents in Transmission

Currently there’s no queue features in Transmission. Luckily we can improvise this with the help of transmission-remote, a command based client for transmission, and along with some Linux bash scripting. Below I have created a simple bash script: 1. Install transmission remote: sudo apt-get install transmission-cli 2. Copy the script below, and save as my_script_name.sh …

Extend Transmission Torrent with Scripts

Transmission is one of my favourite bittorrent client. However, it’s lack the feature of running command(s) before or after you have finished downloading. Luckily we can improvise this with the help of transmission-remote, a command based client for transmission, and along with some Linux bash scripting. Below I have created a simple bash script. What …

Python: Executing a Program on a Remote 64-bit Windows Machine

Executing a program, exe’s, services on a remote Windows machine can be accomplished very easily, with a very few lines of code in Python. The task is similar to Psexec. However, in Python, one of the ways is using Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI). From Tim Golden’s Python Stuff: Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) is Microsoft’s implementation of Web-Based …

Python Programming Language

It has been almost a month now since I’ve started application development in Python. Before this, I’ve already started playing with it in my spare time. (Yeah, instead of doing important stuff like mowing the lawn, fixing the light bulb, or playing with my children, I’ve decided to learn a new programming language! I really …

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