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Set OS X X11 to use installed Mathematica fonts

convert a pdf to jpeg
Converts a .pdf to .jpg . should work with jpeg | tiff | png | gif | jp2 | pict | bmp | qtif | psd | sgi | tga

View an info page on a nice interface
Nice interface for an info page.

Copy specific files to another machine, keeping the file hierarchy
Notes: * Adjust the find command to your own filters. * The -P flag forces to keep absolute paths in the tarball, so that you can be sure that the exact same file hierarchy will be created on the second machine.

Get your outgoing IP address

Output files without comments or empty lines
Filter comments and empty lines in files. I find this very useful when trying to find what values are actually set in a very long example config file. I often set an alias for it, like : alias nocomment='grep -v "^\($\|#\)"'

List the size of all sub folders and files from the current location, with sorting

Solaris get PID socket
Command line to get which PID is opening a socket on IP and PORT. Only useful under Solaris.

Remove color codes (special characters) with sed

list block devices
Shows all block devices in a tree with descruptions of what they are.


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