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Get the full path to a file
Part of coreutils - so needs no extra package...

Remove space and/or tab characters at the end of line
The command removes all space and/or tabulation characters preceding new line

Find top 5 big files
zsh: list of files sorted by size, greater than 100mb, head the top 5. '**/*' is recursive, and the glob qualifiers provide '.' = regular file, 'L' size, which is followed by 'm' = 'megabyte', and finally '+100' = a value of 100

Print a list of the 30 last modified mp3s sorted by last first

rgrep: recursive grep without .svn
Only excludes .svn from filenames.

Protect directory from an overzealous rm -rf *
-R Recursively change attributes of directories and their contents. +i to set the immutable bit to prevent even root from erasing or changing the contents of a file.

Find files and calculate size of result in shell
Using find's internal stat to get the file size is about 50 times faster than using -exec stat.

Set all CPU cores' CPU frequency scaling governor to maximum performance

Download files linked in a RSS feed
The difference between the original version provided and this one is that this one works rather than outputting a wget error

Show the key code for keyboard events include the Fn keys
The keycodes are a result of pressing: Mute (Fn+F1) a


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