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Figure out your work output for the day
Figures out what has changed in the last 12 hours. Change the author to yourself, change the time since to whatever you want.

find files containing text
I find this format easier to read if your going through lots of files. This way you can open the file in any editor and easily review the file

convert doc to pdf
convert to pdf and many other formats and vise versa to get a list of supported formats, run $ unoconv --show

Calculate days on which Friday the 13th occurs (inspired from the work of the user justsomeguy)
Friday is the 5th day of the week, monday is the 1st. Output may be affected by locale.

Conficker Detection with NMAP

Convert CSV to JSON
Replace 'csv_file.csv' with your filename.

Copy history from one terminal to another
Or just do history -w before opening another terminal.

kills rapidly spawning processes that spawn faster than you can repeat the killall command
if you dont want to alias also then you can do killall rapidly_spawning_process ; !! ; !! ; !!

Check command history, but avoid running it
!whatever will search your command history and execute the first command that matches 'whatever'. If you don't feel safe doing this put :p on the end to print without executing. Recommended when running as superuser.

converting horizontal line to vertical line


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