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Find Out My Linux Distribution Name and Version
Another way of do it in debian like distros, don't know if works for others

Compare a remote file with a local file
Useful for checking if there are differences between local and remote files.

A nice command for summarising repeated information

check open ports without netstat or lsof

Find usb device in realtime
Using this command you can track a moment when usb device was attached.

Remove empty directories
It only works in zsh

a shell function to print a ruler the width of the terminal window.

Redirect bash built-in output to stdout
I've had a horrible time trying to pipe the output of some shell built-ins like 'time' to other programs. The built-in doesn't output to stdout or stderr most of the time but using the above will let you pipe the output to something else.

Generate a list of items from a couple of items lists A and B, getting (B - A ) set
ItemsListtoAvoid (A) could be a list of files with a special characteristic to exclude. It can be a result of previous processing list, ex. a list of files containing a special string. AlItemsList.txt (B) Is a complete list of items including some or all items in A. $Difference is saved in ItemsDifference.txt

Diff XML files
Diffs two xml files by formatting them first using xmllint and then invoking diff. Usage: diffxml XMLFile1 XMLFile2


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