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Edit the list of to ignore files in the active directory
Standard command, but I always have to search for it... ;-)

Encode a file to MPEG4 format
Encode video.avi into newvideo.avi using the libav codec to produce an MPEG4 file with a bitrate of 800

Lists the supported memory types and how much your board can support.

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

find text in a file
this will find text in the directory you specify and give you line where it appears.

Make changes in .bashrc immediately available
You may want to just use the shortcut "." instead of "source"

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

Find the package that installed a command

Skip to next selection in playlist
Uses process signal to play next selection


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