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IFTTT stands for “If This Then That” and currently allows me to power on and off my Linux servers. Below i’ll lay out exactly how I accomplished this.

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At some point you will find it very handy to be able to run the same command on multiple servers. Sure, you could just put a list of IPs in a file and run something against it using a for loop, but gsh is going to make your life much easier.
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Nano isn’t everyone’s first choice when it comes to the default editor in Ubuntu. First thing I normally do is switch it to vim. Here’s how you can do it..
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There’s a text file (or output from a command) that needs sorting! You can do just about anything in Linux.. in this extremely short tutorial, we’ll show you how to sort a text file. You can also sort the output of a command.
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There are a couple ways to remove the last character from a file – scratch that.. tons of ways.. but, we’ll show you a couple ways today.
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