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Check disk I/O

execute a command in case of success or execute a command in case of failure

Send a local file via email
Another way of sending an attachment. -s : subject file : file to be sent

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

Conficker Detection with NMAP

Serial console to a Vmware VM
Create a serial console with "socket (named pipe)" of "/tmp/socket", "from:server, to:virtual machine" in vmware player, etc.. gui. Run the above command after you have booted the guest OS (which should also be configured for serial console).

Get information about memory modules
To take information about the characteristics of the installed memory modules.

Set laptop display brightness
Run as root. Path may vary depending on laptop model and video card (this was tested on an Acer laptop with ATI HD3200 video). $ cat /proc/acpi/video/VGA/LCD/brightness to discover the possible values for your display.

Resume a partially copied file

Make sure a script is run in a terminal.
Exit with error if script is not run in a terminal


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