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RDP through SSH tunnel
This command will: 1. open an SSH tunnel to 2. go to background 3. wait for 10 seconds for the connection 4. during the 10 seconds wait it will localy run 'rdesktop' to connect to the remote host through the created SSH tunnel. Password-less log in can be achieved (when server allows it) by adding '-p ' to the 'rdesktop' command

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

Kill multiple instances of a running process

Lines per second in a log file

Calculate sum of N numbers (Thanks to flatcap)

Pipe STDOUT to vim
The hyphen tells vim to open from STDOUT - saves having to create temporary files.

quickly backup or copy a file with bash
This inserts timestamp instead of .bak extension.

Bash function that saves bash functions to file from shell session
The simpler, 1-arg version is save_function(){ { date +"# %F.%T $1; declare -f "$1";}| tee -a ~/.bash_functions; }`

Which processes are listening on a specific port (e.g. port 80)
swap out "80" for your port of interest. Can use port number or named ports e.g. "http"

Show directories in the PATH, one per line
Shorter version.


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