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list files recursively by size

silent/shh - shorthand to make commands really quiet
Sometimes I just want to run a command quietly but all that keyboard shifting makes my fingers hurt. This little function does the job eg.: $ if shh type less; then PAGER=less; fi

Convert .wma files to .ogg with ffmpeg

Mount a disk image (dmg) file in Mac OSX
To unmount, replace "attach" with "eject"

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

List top 20 IP from which TCP connection is in SYN_RECV state
List top 20 IP from which TCP connection is in SYN_RECV state. Useful on web servers to detect a syn flood attack. Replace SYN_ with ESTA to find established connections

Smart `cd`.. cd to the file directory if you try to cd to a file
This little function will smarten 'cd'. If you try to cd into a file (which I guess we all have done), it cd's into the directory of that file instead. I had to use nesten if's, to get cd to still work with 'cd' (to get to $HOME), 'cd -' (to get to last directory), and 'cd foo\ bar'.

Get first Git commit hash
https://git.kernel.org/cgit/git/git.git/commit/?id=ad5aeeded3295589b2573b143f754762a56f8f82

grep for minus (-) sign
Use flag "--" to stop switch parsing

List all installed Debian packages
Should work on all systems that use dpkg and APT package management.


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