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Batch file name renaming (copying or moving) w/ glob matching.

Find all directories on filesystem containing more than 99MB
Finds all directories containing more than 99MB of files, and prints them in human readable format. The directories sizes do not include their subdirectories, so it is very useful for finding any single directory with a lot of large files.

convert a web page into a png
This requires the command-line print extension (see #2861 for more details). I use it to make up complex images with formatted text using CSS and whatnot. It's a lot slicker than imagemagick for certain things. Now imagine using a local webserver with PHP and a database to generate the images. Oh, the possibilities...

Remind yourself to leave in 15 minutes
If you spend most of your time in front of the terminal, leave is a useful reminder. Leave can have absolute form: leave 1555 reminds you to leave at 3:55PM

A function to find the newest file in a directory

Archive all SVN repositories in platform indepenent form
Use of hotcopy for safety/stability of the backups.

Sort netflow packet capture
Sort netflow packet capture by unique connections excluding source port.

Test speaker channels
Useful tool to test if all speaker channels are working properly. speaker-test is part of alsa-utils package

Smiley Face Bash Prompt
If your last command was a dud, your bash prompt will be angry at you. Otherwise it's happy. Soon you will crave its constant approval and your linux skills will improve simply to avoid low self-esteem.

Validating a file with checksum


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