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Merge several pdf files into a single file
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import a new set of files located in a local directory into a remote Subversion repository

check open ports (both ipv4 and ipv6)

Dump sqlite database to plain text format
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convert single digit to double digits
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copies 20 most recently downloaded mp3 files (such as from Miro) into a directory
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