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

Run the last command as root
this command also can run the last command as root what's more, sudo !-2 can run the second last command as root , and so on

Monitor progress of a command
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Top 10 Memory Processes
It displays the top 10 processes sorted by memory usage

Binary digits Matrix effect
Silly Perl variant.

Remove Suspend option from XFCE logoff dialog

Sum size of files returned from FIND

Dump snapshot of UFS2 filesystem, then gzip it
Opens a snapshot of a live UFS2 filesystem, runs dump to generate a full filesystem backup which is run through gzip. The filesystem must support snapshots and have a .snap directory in the filesystem root. To restore the backup, one can do $ zcat /path/to/adXsYz.dump.gz | restore -rf -

Get the full path to a file
Part of coreutils - so needs no extra package...

Combine multiple images into a video using ffmpeg
The -start_number can be ignored if sequence starts with 0, otherwise use first number in sequence


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