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reset
2009-11-09 16:15:26
User: flart
Functions: reset
1

If something fracks up your terminal, just type in 'reset' and everything should be good again.

aptitude install bash-completion ; source /etc/bash_completion
2009-10-07 09:27:02
User: flart
Functions: install
3

The really awesome bash completion in debian seems to be an extra package now, which has to be installed. After sourcing /etc/bash_completion it completes almost everything (package names in apt... etc) :-)

To make this permanent, put something like this in your .bashrc:

if [ -f /etc/bash_completion]; then

source /etc/bash_completion

fi

host A: cat /proc/dev/ttyS0 host B: echo hello > /dev/ttyS0
2009-09-24 13:22:23
User: flart
Functions: cat echo host
2

If the connection works you should see a "hello" on host A. If not: check your cabeling etc :-)

ssh-keygen -R `host hostname | cut -d " " -f 4`
2009-09-23 14:58:28
User: flart
Functions: cut hostname ssh ssh-keygen
5

Quick shortcut if you know the hostname and want to save yourself one step for looking up the IP address separately.

screen -x
2009-09-09 11:30:56
User: flart
Functions: screen
5

Force the user you want to watch doing things into doing his things in a screen session. Then simply attach yourself to that session with the command shown above.

Works only if you are on the same machine, of course

kpartx -a /dev/mapper/space-foobar
2009-07-01 09:53:33
User: flart
1

kpartx can be found inside of the multipath-tools package

-a adds the mappings and -d deletes them

mii-tool eth0
2009-06-24 08:43:55
User: flart
6

with 'mii-tool -w eth0' you can watch the interface for changes of the link status

lshw -html > hardware.html
2009-06-04 07:14:03
User: flart
27

After the command is done, open the html file in a browser

ssh-copy-id username@hostname