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Go to the Nth line of file [text editor]
This is not printing, real editing using the text editor.

Get absolut path to your bash-script
Another way of doing it that's a bit clearer. I'm a fan of readable code.

history autocompletion with arrow keys
This will enable the possibility to navigate in the history of the command you type with the arrow keys, example "na" and the arrow will give all command starting by na in the history.You can add these lines to your .bashrc (without &&) to use that in your default terminal.

Get a file from SharePoint with cURL
If you know the URL of a file on a SharePoint server, it's just a matter of logging in with your AD credentials to get the file with cURL

list files recursively by size

Print permanent subtitles on a video
It prints myvideo.srt subtitle files in myvideo.avi, saving it in myvideo_subtitled.avi

Binary clock
Fun idea! This one adds seconds and keeps running on the same line. Perl's probably cheating though. :)

take a look to command before action
add |sh when you agree the list, I often use that method to prevent typos in dangerous or long operations

Summarize size of all files of given type in all subdirectories (in bytes)
This deals nicely with filenames containing special characters and can deal with more files than can fit on a commandline. It also avoids spawning du.

Lurk what's going on on remote console


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