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'readlink' equivalent using shell commands, and following all links
This is a equivalent to the GNU ' readlink' tool, but it supports following all the links, even in different directories. An interesting alternative is this one, that gets the path of the destination file $ myreadlink() { [ ! -h "$1" ] && echo "$1" || (local link="$(expr "$(command ls -ld -- "$1")" : '.*-> \(.*\)$')"; cd $(dirname $1); myreadlink "$link" | sed "s|^\([^/].*\)\$|$(dirname $1)/\1|"); }

Get MAC address

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

print all except first collumn

First pass dvd rip... The set of commands was too long, so I had to separate them into two.
This set of commands will rip a dvd title using a 2 pass mencoder xvid encode. It will provide a great quality rip. It will rip as close to 700MB as possible. (note the bitrate of -700000) Enjoy!

Create package dependency graph
Create Debian package dependency graph using GraphViz

Remove all the files except abc in the directory
This is for zsh with extended globbing.

A video capture command which can be assigned to a keyboard shortcut.
A video capture command which can be assigned to a keyboard shortcut.

create a backup for all directories from current dir
Create backup (.tar.gz) for all first-level directory from current dir.

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


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