It will seem pretty obvious for some of you, but I didn't understand why, in some systems, some installed programs didn't appear when being an ordinary user but they appear when switching to root (or use sudo). Well, the answer is a different PATH for root (defined in /etc/profile) that includes directories like 'sbin'.

The most confusing part is: 'sudo echo $PATH' will display PATH for the ordinary user (not root) but 'sudo' allows you to run programs that are only in the root PATH.

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If your webpage is no longer under DDoS attacks, you are not popular anymore.

Do you have "sudo" (or "doas") configured to require a password?

If a password is required: with every command or only every X minutes?

Do you know of some lightweight web browsers to open downloaded websites? (GUI)

Amazon to end Amazon Drive on December 31, 2023, focus on Amazon Photos.

This means that (according to Amazon) nowadays users only need to upload photos and videos to the cloud. No other file type.

, the popular self-contained, small and fast database engine, has been recently updated (v3.39.3).


Which CLI tool do you use the most, excluding 'ls' and 'cd'?

Well, it's not Linux, but some people prefer BSD over Linux for some tasks, so:
Have you used a currently active BSD-based operating system (openBSD, freeBSD, netBSD,...)?

Qalculate!, a GUI and CLI powerful calculator, has been recently updated (v4.3).


How often do you update your system (or check for updates)?

Which is your most commonly used configuration?

If you are a "distrohopper", for how long do you usually use each distro?

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