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Get your outgoing IP address

Create test images
Useful to test programs and webpages.

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

Display Dilbert strip of the day
Requires display. Corrected version thanks to sputnick and eightmillion user.

(Git) Revert files with changed mode, not content
I sometimes (due to mismanagement!) end up with files in a git repo which have had their modes changed, but not their content. This one-liner lets me revert the mode changes, while leaving changed-content files be, so I can commit just the actual changes made.

Quick access to the ascii table.

Rename files in batch

Create a backup of the file.
It will create a backup of the filename. The advantage is that if you list the folder the backups will be sorted by date. The command works on any unix in bash.

Get your local IP regardless of your network interface
Shows only IP-addresses of ifconfig except 127.0.0.0/8. I fixed the script to work on more systems and configs short info /inet/!d; #grep inet /127.0/d; # grep -v 127.0 /dr:\s/d; # grep -v dr: s/^.*:\(.*\)B.*$/\1/ # remove everything exept between : and B

Find usb device in realtime
Using this command you can track a moment when usb device was attached.


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