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Convert .flv to .avi

Copy without overwriting

ROT13 using the tr command

Printing multiple years with Unix cal command
print multiple increasing years using cal - calendar -. You can also try $seq Start Increment End

GRUB2: set Super Mario as startup tune

ls only directories
Like normal ls, but only lists directories. Can be used with -l to get more details (ls -lad */)

Show a listing of open mailbox files (or whatever you want to modify it to show)

Create a mirror of a local folder, on a remote server
Create a exact mirror of the local folder "/root/files", on remote server 'remote_server' using SSH command (listening on port 22) (all files & folders on destination server/folder will be deleted)


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