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Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

diff will usually only take one file from STDIN. This is a method to take the result of two streams and compare with diff. The example I use to compare two iTunes libraries but it is generally applicable.
diff is designed to compare two files. You can also compare directories. In this form, bash uses 'process substitution' in place of a file as an input to diff. Each input to diff can be filtered as you choose. I use find and egrep to select the files to compare.

Watch the progress of 'dd'
dcfldd is a forensic version of dd that shows a process indicator by default.

Extract a bash function
I often need to extract a function from a bash script and this command will do it.

print a python-script (or any other code) with syntax-highlighting and no loss of indentation

Google text-to-speech in mp3 format

resolving basic authentication problem(401) with wget
I have a server with a php requiring basic authentication, like this:

Let's make screen and ssh-agent friends
When you start screen as `ssh-agent screen`, agent will die after detatch. If you don't want to take care about files when stored agent's pid/socket/etc, you have to use this command.

Append last argument to last command
Just like "!$", except it does it instantly. Then you can hit enter if you want.

Find usb device
I often use it to find recently added ou removed device, or using find in /dev, or anything similar. Just run the command, plug the device, and wait to see him and only him


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