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Kill all Zombie processes (Guaranteed!)
It identifies the parents of the Zombie processes and kill them. So the new parent of orphan Zombies will be the Init process and he is already waiting for reaping them. Be careful! It may also kill your useful processes just because they are not taking care and waiting for their children (bad parents!).

Get AWS temporary credentials ready to export based on a MFA virtual appliance
You might want to secure your AWS operations requiring to use a MFA token. But then to use API or tools, you need to pass credentials generated with a MFA token. This commands asks you for the MFA code and retrieves these credentials using AWS Cli. To print the exports, you can use: `awk '{ print "export AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID=\"" $1 "\"\n" "export AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY=\"" $2 "\"\n" "export AWS_SESSION_TOKEN=\"" $3 "\"" }'` You must adapt the command line to include: * $MFA_IDis ARN of the virtual MFA or serial number of the physical one * TTL for the credentials

Display IPs accessing your Apache webserver.

OSX: Hear pronunciation of a word
I often use this command to learn pronunciation of unfamiliar words.

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

Mouse Tracking
Will track your mouse and save it to a file. You can use gnuplot to graph it: $ gnuplot -persist

Short and elegant way to backup a single file before you change it.
Remember to backup everything before changing it so you can restore all to normal.

ROT13 using the tr command

show dd progress
if you need see progress of long dd command, enter subj on other console

Geolocate a given IP address
Defines a function to geolocate a given IP address; if none supplied, will default to your external IP address.


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