I like listening to podcasts when I code. Not only I get to learn something when I am doing mundane tasks but it also acts as a white noise when I am concentration on the task at hand. So recently I wanted to download this podcast from bbc as mp3 files on to my laptop … Continue reading Downloading or streaming podcasts from BBC from linux shell.
Regular expressions (RegEx) is a really powerful tool when it comes to text manipulation. It is simple (!= easy), fully featured, extremely versatile, fast and is implemented in every possible platform imaginable like programming languages , unix shell programs, text editors etc. Recently I figured out an elegant way of cleaning csv files where there … Continue reading Cleaning unescaped quotes from csv with regex and vim