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Rename files in batch

Make anything more awesome
Pipe any command through figlet to make the output more awesome. Example: $ ls | figlet

Avoid killing the X server with CTRL+C on the tty it was started from

create ICO file with more than one image
requires imagemagick. -background transparent is of course optional.

Update pandoc via cabal
An alternative to built-in package manager, keep pandoc in sync with upstream releases.

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"

Setup an ssh tunnel
Uses ssh as tunnel tunnel for an other connection. -f runs ssh in the background -N tell that there is no command to run -L deals with the forwarding aspect where the first number is the local port number, the second is parameter is the name of the server to forward to and the third parameter is the port number on that server. The last part of the command is the usual ssh form consisting of the user name and remote server name

Nicely display permissions in octal format with filename
Nicely display permissions in octal format and filename for a given directory

Display the top ten running processes - sorted by memory usage

Regex to remove HTML-Tags from a file
This regular expression removes all HTML-Tags from the file.


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