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Change n directories up, without parameters change one up

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

Read PDFs in the command line
Turns a PDF into HTML (without images) and prints it to the standard out which is picked up and interpreted by w3m.

Quick find function
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