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tar -cvj --exclude-vcs -f archive.tar.bz2 somedirectory
2015-01-13 14:55:41
User: fr00tyl00p
Functions: tar

You can create a backup of a directory which does not contain disturbing .svn and similar directories with that command.

xset -b
2015-01-13 14:45:24
User: fr00tyl00p

Execute this command in a terminal to disable the system-bell during X-session lifetime.

less -S somefile
printf "\e[7m%-`tput cols`s\e[0m\n" "Full width highlighted line"
2015-01-08 16:17:43
User: fr00tyl00p
Functions: printf

Show a full terminal line inverted with custom text.

ssh -D 8080 -f -N srv1
2014-06-25 12:46:44
User: fr00tyl00p
Functions: ssh

Provides a SOCKS5 proxy on localhost port 8080 which will tunnel all connections through srv1 and run in the background.

netstat -lntp