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How to automate mouse and keyboard

Recently I was wondering if it would be possible to automate mouse and keyboard actions. The answer is obviously yes as you can use xautomation and xdotool tools. I will describe them in a couple of simple examples.

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How to remove comments from a shell script

The easiest way to remove comments from a shell script is to use sed (stream editor for filtering and transforming text) command.

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How to generate QR Codes

Quick Response Codes are appearing everywhere. You can see them in museums, near the tourist attractions or all over the web. There is no doubt that QR Codes are useful as they can contain any information within reasonable limits.

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How to use physical hard disk in VirtualBox

To use a physical hard disk in VirtualBox you need to create an image that will represent it.