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count of down available ips
avoid wc overload ;)

Copy files based on extension with recursive and keeping directory structure
Copy file theo phần mở rộng c? đệ quy v? giữ nguy?n cấu tr?c thư mục Replace "jar" by extension which you need.

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

Function to split a string into an array
It works as a method applicated to a variable, converts the string variable into an array

Find the package that installed a command

make 100 directories with leading zero, 001...100, using bash3.X

List all available commands (bash, ksh93)

Which processes are listening on a specific port (e.g. port 80)
swap out "80" for your port of interest. Can use port number or named ports e.g. "http"

see who's using DOM storage a/k/a Web Storage, super cookies
Someone over at Mozilla dot Org probably said, "I know, let's create a super-duper universal replacement for browser cookies that are persistent and even more creepy and then NOT give our browser users the tools they need to monitor, read, block or selectively remove them!" . This will let you see all the DOM object users in all your firefox profiles. Feel free to toss a `| sort -u` on the end to remove dupes. . I highly recommend you treat these as "session cookies" by scripting something that deletes this sqlite database during each firefox start-up. . note: does not do anything for so-called "flash cookies"

Using tput to save, clear and restore the terminal contents
Very useful for interactive scripts where you would like to return the terminal contents to its original state before the script was run. This would be similar to how vi exits and returns you to your original terminal screen. Save and clear the terminal contents with: $tput smcup Execute some commands, then restore the saved terminal contents with: $tput rmcup


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