Make AWK Scripts Executable on Microsoft Windows Systems

You love working with the good old awk language for pattern scanning and text processing? Usually it’s sufficient to use awk fast and easy with one-line programs directly on command line. But sometimes it may be needful to write more extensive programs in script files e.g. for algorithm prototyping or more complex text processing applications.… Continue reading Make AWK Scripts Executable on Microsoft Windows Systems

Write and Interpret Markdown Documents from Notepad++

Many windows users like Notepad++ as a light weight and fast text editor with some nice features and support for several programming languages. I use it almost daily to edit and view ascii files, write code, readme files or short notes. Why not in the course of this, format notes with simple markdown syntax and… Continue reading Write and Interpret Markdown Documents from Notepad++