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git log with color and path
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Binary clock with separate H:M:S.

display ip address
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find all file larger than 500M
Greater than 500M and sorted by size.

list with full path

Set laptop display brightness
Run as root. Path may vary depending on laptop model and video card (this was tested on an Acer laptop with ATI HD3200 video). $ cat /proc/acpi/video/VGA/LCD/brightness to discover the possible values for your display.

Fork bomb (don't actually execute)
Retrieved from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fork_bomb More info: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/991142/how-does-this-bash-fork-bomb-work

Find Out My Linux Distribution Name and Version

Diff files on two remote hosts.

Watch and cat the last file to enter a directory
Great for watching things like Maildir's or any other queue directory.


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