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alias onlyx='nohup startx & disown ; exit'
2010-07-26 12:44:13
User: elementa13
Functions: alias
Tags: X console tty
1

There are different ways to run X, I prefer to run it without xdm/gdm. The problem is you can't lock X because one can press Ctrl+Alt+F1, press Ctrl+Z and kill you X locking process. Of course you can disable Ctrl+Alt* or Ctrl+Alt+Backspace keys, but it's inconvinient if you really need to switch into console.

mplayer -af scaletempo -speed 1.5 file.avi
2009-05-24 08:06:28
User: elementa13
2

Pitch-correct play speed with mplayer. You can also use [] and {} keys to change play speed on-the-fly.

alt + 1 .
2009-05-14 09:14:01
User: elementa13
9

alt + number + dot will insert last command argument at $number place, alt + 0 + . will print last command name. For example

ls /tmp /var ls /usr /home

alt + 1 + . will result in '/usr' , if you press alt + . again, it will result in '/tmp'

alt + 0 + . -> 'ls'

Ctrl+S Ctrl+Q
2009-04-02 09:27:09
User: elementa13
15

These are simple shortcuts to pause and continue terminal output, works in most terminals and screen multiplexers like screen. You can use it to catch something if things change too fast, and scroll with Shift + PgUp PgDown. On linux console ScrollLock can also be used.