Commands by arcege (21)

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Determine next available UID
better with accounts on ldap

Combine all .mpeg files in current directory into one big one.
Good old cat & output redirection. Using this method you can combine all kinds of things - even mpeg files. My video camera makes a series of .mpeg files that are broken into 4gb chunks. Using this command I can easily join them together. Even better, combined with the cp command the files can be copied and joined in one step.

Shows you how many hours of avi video you have.
midentify.sh is part of mplayer, but you might have to locate it on your box.

Start a terminal with three open tabs
If you launch gnome-terminal manually, you can start with three open tabs

draw matrix using dot

Copy 3 files from 3 different servers and adds server name tag to file copied

Watch Star Wars via telnet
Use Ctrl-] to stop it.

Which processes are listening on a specific port (e.g. port 80)
swap out "80" for your port of interest. Can use port number or named ports e.g. "http"

validate xml in a shell script using xmllint

Reads a CD/DVD and creates an dvdisaster iso image with the advanced RS02 method.


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