Modern CLI Tools

A presentation at Chemnitzer Linux-Tage by Alexander Reelsen

Many of the CLI tools that we use daily are already a couple of decades old - and seem not to be modernized too much - or do they? Is there a cat variant with syntax highlighting? Or a find implementation that takes .gitignore into account? Is grep really the best tool to search in files? This talk shows a couple of interesting alternatives to existing CLI tools.