Commands by nicolasmccurdy (7)

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Create thumbnails and a HTML page for listing them (with links to sources)
The input images are assume to have the "JPG" extension. Mogrify will overwrite any gif images with the same name! Will not work with names with spaces.

Not a kismet replacement...
If you're like some individuals who rely on ndiswrapper and cannot use kismet, this command may be of service. watch -n .5 "iwlist wlan0 scan | egrep 'ESSID|Encryption'" Or... watch -n .5 "iwlist wlan0 scan | egrep 'ESSID|Encryption' | egrep 'linksys'" :-) Hopefully you'll find some dd-wrt compatible routers.

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

Add all files
Add all files

Find wich ports you probably want to open in your firewall on a fresh installed machine

Search some text from all files inside a directory

Marks all manually installed deb packages as automatically installed.
An alternative without aptitude.

lotto generator

cycle through a 256 colour palette
just for fun

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


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