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Play awesome rythmic noise using aplay
Try modifying the numbers in the "(i*(i>>8|i>>9)&46&i>>8))^(i&i>>13|i>>6)" part. Crudely stolen from http://www.xkcdb.com/9067

Check your spelling
For when you need a quick spell check.

Execute a command at a given time
This is an alternative to cron which allows a one-off task to be scheduled for a certain time.

Find out my Linux distribution name and version

Detect illegal access to kernel space, potentially useful for Meltdown detection
Based on capsule8 agent examples, not rigorously tested

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

rsync with progress bar.
transfer files from localhost to a remotehost.

Grab a list of MP3s out of Firefox's cache
Grab a list of MP3s (with full path) out of Firefox's cache Ever gone to a site that has an MP3 embedded into a pesky flash player, but no download link? Well, this one-liner will yank the *full path* of those tunes straight out of FF's cache in a clean list. Shorter and Intuitive version of the command submitted by (TuxOtaku)

load changes without logging in and out vim
src: daily vim blog


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