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Backup with versioning
Apart from an exact copy of your recent contents, also keep all earlier versions of files and folders that were modified or deleted. Inspired by the excellent EVACopy http://evacopy.sourceforge.net

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

grep binary (hexadecimal) patterns
-P activates the Perl regular expression mode.

list files recursively by size

Shortcut to find files with ease.
It looks for files that contains the given word as parameter. * case insensitive * matches files containing the given word.

Copy ssh keys to [email protected] to enable password-less ssh logins.
Alternative for machines without ssh-copy-id

Install pip with Proxy
Installs pip packages defining a proxy

Resolve the "all display buffers are busy, please try later" error on a Foundry

Nicely display permissions in octal format with filename
Since the original command (#1873) didn't work on FreeBSD whose stat lacks the "-c" switch, I wrote an alternative that does. This command shows also the fourth digit of octal format permissions which yields the sticky bit information.

For a $FILE, extracts the path, filename, filename without extension and extension.
Useful for use in other scripts for renaming, testing for extensions, etc.


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