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Diff two directories by finding and comparing the md5 checksums of their contents.
Compute the md5 checksums for the contents of two mirrored directories, then sort and diff the results. If everything matches, nothing is returned. Otherwise, any checksums which do not match, or which exist in one tree but not the other, are returned. As you might imagine, the output is useful only if no errors are found, because only the checksums, not filenames, are returned. I hope to address this, or that someone else will!

find and replace tabs for spaces within files recursively

Convert CSV to JSON
Replace 'csv_file.csv' with your filename.

A command's package details
In Debian based distros, this command will list 'binutils' package details which contains 'nm' command. You can replace 'nm' to any other command.

Create a new file

Look for English words in /dev/urandom
Little faster alternative.

List every file that has ever existed in a git repository
What was the name of that module we wrote and deleted about 3 months ago? windowing-something? $ git log --all --pretty=format:" " --name-only | sort -u | grep -i window

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

dd with progress bar and statistics
Will automatically take the size of the file but longer, usefull only if in an function.

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


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