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Watch the progress of 'dd'
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Make vim open in tabs by default (save to .profile)
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Get an authorization code from Google
This is a basis for other Google API commands.

prevent accidents and test your command with echo
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Watch several log files of different machines in a single multitail window on your own machine
this way you have the multitail with all its options running on your own machine with the tails of the two remote machines inside :)

Generate White Noise
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Search for files older than 30 days in a directory and list only their names not the full path

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Clean pacman cache in arch linux, manjaro linux
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