Category: Shell Power

  • Just got some PowerShell practise

    Have you ever tried to export all your Exchange mailboxes?

  • Finding every email address in your IMAP folder

    I recently had the pleasure of extracting every email address in a Dovecot IMAP folder on my Ubuntu server. Bash is killing me with how to escape files from this find: find . -type d -name cur I tried everything I found by googling, but I couldn’t get it. I didn’t have only whitespaces, but…

  • Manually testing Rails REST API with cURL

    I was reading REST-esting with cURLĀ and found this very useful for manually testing my RailsĀ JSON APIs. I am using Cucumber for my Behavious-Driven Development but I find that I often need to see how it feels to actually use the API with other tools than the Ruby ones. I noticed that when running tests, the…