Commands by flarn2006 (4)

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Generat a Random MAC address
Generate a random MAC address with capital letters

Your name backwards

Send test prints to networked printer.
This will send a test print job to a networked printer.

Convert numbers to SI notation
converts any number on the 'stdin' to SI notation. My version limits to 3 digits of precious (working with 10% resistors).

remove hostname from known_hosts

Function to change prompt
Bash function to change your default prompt to something simpler and restore it to normal afterwards.

Minimize active window
Bind it to some shortcut key, using something like xbindkeys-config (if you do not have xbindkeys: apt-get install xbindkeys xbindkeys-config)

Yet Another Large Screen Clock

Extend a logical volume to use up all the free space in a volume group

Use the builtin ':' bash command to increment variables
I just found another use for the builtin ':' bash command. It increments counters for me in a loop if a certain condition is met... : [arguments] No effect; the command does nothing beyond expanding arguments and performing any specified redirections. A zero exit code is returned.


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