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connect via ssh using mac address
Instead of looking for the right ip address, just pick whatever address you like and set a static ip mapping.

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get only time of execution of a command without his output

find directory with most inodes/files
Find which directory in one filesystem that contains most inodes or files.

Show directories in the PATH, one per line
The output of "echo $PATH" is hard to read, this is much easier. The parentheses ensure that the change to the input field separator (IFS) only happens the the sub shell and not affecting the current shell.

List the size (in human readable form) of all sub folders from the current location

list files recursively by size

Get a funny one-liner from www.onelinerz.net
Put this command in .bashrc and every time you open a new terminal a random quote will be downloaded and printed from onelinerz.net. By altering the URL in the w3m statement you can change the output: 1 to 10 lines - http://www.onelinerz.net/random-one-liners/(number)/ 20 newest lines - http://www.onelinerz.net/latest-one-liners/ Top 10 lines - http://www.onelinerz.net/top-100-funny-one-liners/ Top 10 lines are updated daily.

Create backup copy of file, adding suffix of the date of the file modification (NOT today's date)

Show all the available information about your current distribution, package management and base
Just run this command and it will printout all the info available about your current distribution and package management system.


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