od—The Oddest Text Utility Around

When you need to debug binary code, use a dump provided by a nifty command called od.


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Great article! I love those

na5m from NorCal's picture

Great article! I love those old-school, two-letter Unix utilities... the one's coded way back in the Seventies (and that are still in use). emacs, xxd, hexdump... who needs 'em? ;-)