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Check syntax of all Perl modules or scripts underneath the current directory
Finds all *.p[ml]-files and runs a perl -c on them, checking whether Perl thinks they are syntactically correct

find all executable files across the entire tree
I can think of using this command after compiling an downloaded source from anywhere as an easy way to find all executable products. We usually issue the $ find command (without arguments) to list the full paths of all directories and sub-directories and files in the entire current tree. Similar command is $ tree -aicfnF

Run skype using your GTK theme
I use this to make skype blend better into my desktop :) --disable-cleanlooks might not be nescessary to achieve the wanted effect.

Rename files in batch

List just the executable files (or directories) in current directory
With zsh.

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

Remove blank lines

Find how much of your life you've wasted coding in the current directory
Finds all C++, Python, SWIG files in your present directory (uses "*" rather than "." to exclude invisibles) and counts how many lines are in them. Returns only the last line (the total).

Get the Volume labels all bitlocker volumes had before being encrypted
Get information of volume labels of bitlocker volumes, even if they are encrypted and locked (no access to filesystem, no password provided). Note that the volume labels can have spaces, but only if you name then before encryption. Renaming a bitlocker partition after being encrypted does not have the same effect as doing it before.

Recursively Add Changed Files to Subversion
Extracted from http://www.howtogeek.com/wiki/Recursively_Add_Changed_Files_to_Subversion


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