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Convert CSV to JSON
Replace 'csv_file.csv' with your filename.

list process ids for given program

Single use vnc-over-ssh connection
This command 1. SSH into a machine 2. Tunnels VNC port to your local computer ("-L 5900:localhost:5900") 3. Runs a single use vnc server ("x11vnc -safer -localhost -nopw -once -display :0") 4. Goes into the background ("-f") 5. Runs VNC viewer on the local computer connecting to the remote machine via the newly created SSH tunnel ("vinagre localhost:5900")

Show current pathname in title of terminal
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Find usb device in realtime
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Get full from half remembered commands
Show all commands having the part known by you. Eg: $apropos pdf | less

quick copy
Utilizes shell expansion of {} to give the original filename and a new filename as arguments to `cp`. Can easily be extended to make multiple copies.


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