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Oneliner to run commands on multiple servers
Oneliner to run commands on multiple servers over ssh. - First parameter "$1" is the command you want to execute remotely. ( It can be multiple commands e.g. "hostname;uptime") - Second parameter "${@:2}" represents the remote host/s you want to run the command/s on.

Debian Runlevel configuration tool
This tool configures system services in connection with system runlevels. It turns on/off services using the scripts in /etc/init.d/. Rcconf works with System-V style runlevel configuration. It is a TUI(Text User Interface) frontend to the update-rc.d command.

Find usb device in realtime
Using this command you can track a moment when usb device was attached.

Create A Continuous Yahoo! News Ticker For The Terminal
This creates a permanent stock ticker in the terminal. it has scrolling action and refreshes when each cycle is done to get the latest news.

cp the file
Copy the file with the given .extension at the source file's location. Eliminates the typing of long paths again and again.

Stat each file in a directory
Possible simplification of egrep-awk-sort with find and -exec with xargs.

modify a file in place with perl
changes THIS to THAT in all files matching fileglob* without using secondary files

create ICO file with more than one image
requires imagemagick. -background transparent is of course optional.

Select rectangular screen area
Hold 'Ctrl' + 'Alt' key while selecting rectangular text area of the screen with left mouse button. Should work in any terminal screen (xterm, konsole, ...) under X, if not then try with 'Ctrl' + 'Shift' + 'Alt' or two-combination of these.

Find the package that installed a command


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