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Print line immediately before a matching regex.
Use this if you don't have access to GNU grep's -B option.

use mplayer to watch Apple Movie Trailer instead of quicktime player
http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/ just copy the .mov link and use mplayer to stream

Syntax Highlight your Perl code
This uses Text::Highlight to output the specified Perl file with syntax highlighting. A better alternative is my App::perlhl - find it on the CPAN: http://p3rl.org/App::perlhl

Sort movies by length, longest first
handles file names with spaces and colons, fixes sort (numeric!), uses mplayer, same output format as other alternatives

Selecting a random file/folder of a folder
I used only shuf command.

Find an installed app

load changes without logging in and out vim
src: daily vim blog

Calculate N!

Backup all MySQL Databases to individual files

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"


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