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simple function i found somewhere to open vim help page from the shell
use :h like you would in vim
Go look at sample output first
This is kind of like the ls command but displays by modify time with size, date and color.
The newest files at the bottom of the screen (reverse using tac)
easy extract files without remembering all the commands for different formats.
atools does other things also like listing archives content, converting from one format to another ...etc. Supports whatever is install on your system such as tar, zip, rar, 7z, rpm, deb, cab , ace, jar ...etc
use vim like less command pager but with color highlighting = pretty :p
also u can use /usr/share/vim/vim73/macros/less.sh
convert to pdf and many other formats and vise versa
to get a list of supported formats, run
use xdg-open without looking at error messages
(nautilus:3955): Gtk-WARNING **: Theme parsing error: Notebook.css:21:15: Junk at end of value
extracting .ace files yay
paste file to pastebin (other similar sites available, read man page).
make sure to have 'pastebinit' install
requires a gmail account, it opens Google tasks in a self contain window, to write your todo list and have it sync online yay =)
usage: tpb searchterm
example: tpb the matrix trilogy
This searches for torrents from thepiratebay and displays the top results in reverse order,
so the 1st result is at the bottom instead of the top -- which is better for command line users
just copy the .mov link and use mplayer to stream
use python as calculator, press ctrl+d to exit
reminder: when doing factions add atleast one decimal number like so
22.0/7 or 22/7.0
awk reverse order of lines (emulates "tac")
Change Random Wallpaper on Gnome 3
Same as 7272 but that one was too dangerous
so i added -P to prompt users to continue or cancel
Note the double space: "...^ii␣␣linux-image-2..."
Like 5813, but fixes two bugs: This leaves the meta-packages 'linux-headers-generic' and 'linux-image-generic' alone so that automatic upgrades work correctly in the future. Kernels newer than the currently running one are left alone (this can happen if you didn't reboot after installing a new kernel).
requires sp-auth installed
This command will auto kill sp-sc after vlc is closed, so u wont have to do it manually
you need to have plowshare installed
plowshare supports Megaupload, Rapidshare, 2Shared, 4Shared, ZShare, Badongo, Divshare.com, Depositfiles, Netload.in, Sendspace, Usershare, x7.to and some others file sharing services.
This shows a list of channels from seeon.tv website to watch shows and movies
Use this to make a launcher for Java apps ( .jar files ) such as with jdownloader
Change the launcher of catfish to use a different file manager
catfish --fileman=nautilus --path=/home/ --hidden --method=find
catfish --fileman=pcmanfm --path=/ --hidden --method=locate
Update Locate DB
Middle click on titlebar to minimize apps
kills all wine running apps and processes.
Make a hotkey for it when running wine games in fullscreen and it locks. This is a great way to escape from it.