Commands by jgleeson (9)

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Virtualbox rsync copy (without defining any virtualbox configuration)
That is, after running `vagrant ssh-config` to determine ports and ip's: $ vagrant ssh-config Host default HostName 127.0.0.1 User vagrant Port 2200 UserKnownHostsFile /dev/null StrictHostKeyChecking no PasswordAuthentication no IdentityFile /Users/romanvg/tmp/.vagrant/machines/default/virtualbox/private_key IdentitiesOnly yes LogLevel FATAL

Make directory including intermediate directories
This will create the intermediate directories that do not exist. I did not know about this for a long time.

draw mesh

Watch a movie in linux without the X windows system.

Exclude inserting a table from a sql import
Starting with a large MySQL dump file (*.sql) remove any lines that have inserts for the specified table. Sometimes one or two tables are very large and uneeded, eg. log tables. To exclude multiple tables you can get fancy with sed, or just run the command again on subsequently generated files.

Convert .flv to .3gp
Download YouTube videos as .flv and convert them to .3gp for your mobile phone.

send a circular

Set laptop display brightness
Run as root. Path may vary depending on laptop model and video card (this was tested on an Acer laptop with ATI HD3200 video). $ cat /proc/acpi/video/VGA/LCD/brightness to discover the possible values for your display.

Fake system time before running a command
Fake system time before running any command.

fetch all revisions of a specific file in an SVN repository
exported files will get a .r23 extension (where 23 is the revision number)


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