What's the easiest way to make a Windows Batch file that will randomly choose one section from a file and copy it to a new file? [more inside]
Please help me make a change to multiple .txt files using this funny computer code thing. [more inside]
I was wondering if there is a script/tool that I can install on my own webserver (apache2 on linux) that will do the work or dropload or yousendit or one of those numerous websites. [more inside]
Where is the best place to buy produced screenplays? 12-point courier, 8.5x11", brass-brad screenplays. Not buy to make, but buy to read and study? [more inside]
Obscure linux/unix text processing command: what is 'dt'? [more inside]
How to save a snapshot (image) of a webpage programatically. [more inside]
I'm about to be the officiate my best friend's wedding (first gig) and I was hoping to find some inspiration for the wedding ceremony. I've known the bride since 5th grade and her husband-to-be since he moved across the country to be with her over 6 years ago. Neither of them is religious, one of them is atheist, but some of family has a strong sense in God. Does anyone have some links to fitting wedding ceremony scripts or a great story from personal experience? They're both fairly silly people, so unconventional is okay.
How to get an "imprint" of a model in Blender? [more inside]
Let's pretend I am not too far away from completing a feature-length screenplay on spec. I live far from LA with no connections to Hollywood, and I've got very little money squared away. Once the script itself is done, how would I most effectively pimp out my product to a studio? [more inside]
Is there a simple PHP/MYSQL commenting system available anywhere on the internets? The Google has failed me. [more inside]
How can get the sum of the files sizes of all php and css files within specific folders of a tar archive? [more inside]
Is there a way, (3rd party program, plug in, etc...) that will let me compare my iPod's music library against my iTunes library, (maybe on dual panes?) and visually mark which songs on my iTunes library are not in my iPod and viceversa? [more inside]
What's the fastest and simplest way of extracting the URLs from a html file? [more inside]
Please explain a few bits of television script convention to me. [more inside]
How does one find work as a script reader in Hollywood? What are other bottom-rung industry jobs for writers? [more inside]
Television show, movie, cartoon, what was it that featured a character saying, "pour vous," in this particular way? [more inside]
Is there a script that will show summaries of every post from my blog, using a feed from a Blogger blog? [more inside]
BASHFilter! I've got a simple bash script that I've written to clean out a frequently used NAS. I run it every 30 days, it sets proper permissions, removes extraneous files and directories, but it frequently hangs on paths longer than 255 characters. [more inside]
Can you help me? I'd like to use this mootools script on a contact via email form on a site I'm designing for a friend, and I need to know if something about it can be changed. [more inside]
I'm translating a script into English, and the dreaded "Hollywood format" in particular. Doing this in Word is a freakin' impossible task with all the goofy formatting and margins, so is there any particular freeware screenwriting software or preprogrammed Word styles I should be aware of? Would sure as cooter save me some hours of my life...
How much does a script reader make? [more inside]
Looking for a CMS or Forum that supports anonymous posting. [more inside]
How can I install/use the DOS batch scripting SLEEP command with Vista Ultimate? It does not exist by default. Back while scripting on XP, I used to install the free package "Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools" which came with this command. [more inside]
Faster techniques for grabbing lines of a file and doing text manipulation and arithmetic via shell (or other) scripting? [more inside]
About how much can a writer expect to make for an adult screenplay? $400? Less? More? Anyone?
How can I keep the Users folder tidy in Leopard? [more inside]
W.A.S.T.E. of a question, but I need a script that will perform a diff and play an alert sound when a reload reveals that the HTML page has changed relative to the previous reload. [more inside]
My site's cron tasks eat up a lot of bandwidth. Can I change the paths from http to local? Or can I move the tasks to my home server? [more inside]
I'm looking for an image gallery script with easy adsense integration and option to embed and share photos.
I'm looking for an image gallery script with easy adsense integration and option to embed and share photos. [more inside]
What's the best web site builder software for a non-beginner? [more inside]
I'd like to create a batch file to clear out my cookies and Temporary Internet Files folder. [more inside]
Anyone know of a backup script or utility that won't hurt the OLD copy? [more inside]
Should-be-simple Linux timestamped file parsing question. [more inside]
Is the screenplay for Diablo Cody's "Juno" online anywhere (other than the official Fox Searchlight site)? [more inside]
Stumped with RPy, need help badly! [more inside]
Khmer/Cambodian and Lao/Laotian food translations? [more inside]
How does one, in scriptwriting, correctly describe sequences in which a movie is shown (at length)? In other words - a movie inside of a movie.
Is there a plugin/extension/script for Firefox that automatically resizes text columns to make them a comfortable width to read? [more inside]
What popular movies were conceived of and/or written by the screenwriter when he or she were still in high school? [more inside]
How can I set up a system that forwards email to a script given that port 25 is Cox-blocked on my home connection? Use a web host? Bypass Cox somehow? [more inside]
I'm working on a quick Automator workflow and need some help replacing the local hostname in a series of URLs. [more inside]
Does anyone know what blog script/cms sites like thelastboss.com & wwtdd.com & filmdrunk.com use?
15-line AppleScript is giving this n00b nightmares. I think something's wrong with my "if ... then" syntax. [more inside]
I'm looking for sources of weather data (current conditions, forecasts) that are in text formats so that I can turn them into a Twitter weather bot. What I have in mind is either existing ASCII products (METAR, AVN MOS) or derivatives of image products that (e.g. a compact text encoding of a radar map through some kind of image analysis). Ideas welcomed. [more inside]
How do I get bash to automagically execute a line or two of code at login? [more inside]
Final Draft, Movie Magic Screenwriter, or Celtx, or something else altogether? [more inside]
Where can I take my kids to see Script Ohio for free? [more inside]