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Show last changed files in a directory
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Get a list of Mageia Linux mirrors providing rsync connectivity for Mageia 4 release
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Set laptop display brightness
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Get absolut path to your bash-script
Another way of doing it that's a bit clearer. I'm a fan of readable code.

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Extract domain from URl
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